Lonely Planet India
Lonely Planet India is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Admire the perfect symmetry of the Taj Mahal, ride a camel through the moonlit desert or cruise the lush backwaters of Kerala; all with your trusted travel companion. Get to the heart of India and begin your journey now!
Inside Lonely Planet's India Travel Guide:
Colour maps and images throughout
Highlights and itineraries help you tailor your trip to your personal needs and interests
Insider tips to save time and money and get around like a local, avoiding crowds and trouble spots
Essential info at your fingertips - hours of operation, phone numbers, websites, transit tips, prices
Honest reviews for all budgets - eating, sleeping, sight-seeing, going out, shopping, hidden gems that most guidebooks miss
Cultural insights give you a richer, more rewarding travel experience - temples, cuisine, history, art, Hinduism, architecture, politics, landscapes, wildlife, customs, volunteering, yoga, ashrams, trekking
Over 199 colour maps
Covers Delhi's bazaars, the Taj Mahal, Rajasthan's forts and deserts, Goa's beaches, Kerala's backwaters, Mumbai's colonial-era buildings, Darjeeling's tea plantations, Khajuraho's ancient temples, Himalayan monasteries and more
The Perfect Choice: Lonely Planet India, our most comprehensive guide to India, is perfect for both exploring top sights and taking roads less travelled.
Looking for just the highlights of India? Check out Discover India, a photo-rich guide to India's most popular attractions.
Looking for a guide focused on Delhi, Agra, Rajasthan, Goa, Mumbai, South India or Kerala? Check out Lonely Planet's South India & Kerala guide, Rajasthan, Delhi & Agra guide, or Goa & Mumbai guide for a comprehensive look at all that these regions have to offer.
Authors: Written and researched by Lonely Planet.
About Lonely Planet: Since 1973, Lonely Planet has become the world's leading travel media company with guidebooks to every destination, an award-winning website, mobile and digital travel products, and a dedicated traveller community. Lonely Planet covers must-see spots but also enables curious travellers to get off beaten paths to understand more of the culture of the places in which they find themselves.
*Best-selling guide to India. Source: Nielsen Bookscan, Australia, UK and USA, December 2013-November 2014
- Paperback | 1248 pages
- 128 x 197 x 47mm | 960g
- 30 Oct 2015
- Lonely Planet Publications Ltd
- Lonely Planet Publications
- Hawthorn, Victoria, Australia
- 16th Revised edition
- Total Colour Pages; 256 Maps
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.Inspirational images, 3D illustrations, city walks and the best of local knowledge..Planning features and top itineraries to help you plan the perfect trip..Local secrets and hidden travel gems that will make your trip unique..Plus the Taj Mahal in 3D, yoga, spas & spiritual pursuits, women & solo travellers and detailed plans for top sights.
Coverage includes: Planning chapters, Delhi, Rajasthan, Haryana & Punjab, Jammu & Kashmir (including Ladakh), Himachal Pradesh, Agra & the Taj Mahal, Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Kolkata (Calcutta), West Bengal & Darjeeling, Bihar & Jharkhand, Sikkim, Northeast States, Odisha, Madhya Pradesh & Chhattisgarh, Gujarat, Mumbai (Bombay), Maharashtra, Goa, Karnataka & Bengaluru, Telangana & Andhra Pradesh, Kerala, Tamil Nadu & Chennai, Andaman Islands, Understand and Survival guide chapters.