India

India is home to the spectacular Taj Mahal along with many other remarkable heritage temples. Although the north of the country borders the Himalayan mountains you will find numerous golden beaches in the south.

India’s national sport is field hockey,their national team having won gold at the Olympics 8 times, however it’s most popular sport is cricket, having won the World Cup twice. Although tennis is popular in India, it has only produced a handful of talented players including the doubles champions Leander Paes and Mahesh Bhupathi.

General Information
Capital: New Delhi
Language: English and Hindi
Currency: Indian Rupee
GMT: -5.5 hours
Flight time: 11 hours
International Dialling Code: +91
Population: 1.2 billion

Sports Available
Hockey
Cricket
Netball
Football

Places to Visit
Delhi
Agra
Jaipur
Mumbai
Goa