Antigua and Barbuda, one of the most prosperous Caribbean countries, is worldwide famous for its tourism. And, its citizens also want to explore the hidden beauty of the world, and they find India, with rich cultural variety, the finest place to quench their exploration thirst.
And, they can do so easily because the government of India has made easier the Indian visa application process by making it online. And, the list of countries which are eligible for an online visa application also includes Antigua and Barbuda.
So, all the India visa applicant from Antigua and Barbuda has to do is to fill the application form and, when approved, receive its electronic form on their confirmed email address.
Designated airports and seaports for the Antigua and Barbuda citizen with an Indian visa:
The following is a list of 28 airports and 5 designated seaports from where an Antigua and Barbuda national can enter India when in possession of a valid Indian visa:
Airports: Ahmedabad, Amritsar, Bag Dogra, Bengaluru, Bhubaneshwar, Calicut, Chennai, Chandigarh, Cochin, Coimbatore, Delhi, Gaya, Goa, Guwahati, Hyderabad, Jaipur, Kolkata, Lucknow, Madurai, Mangalore, Mumbai, Nagpur, Port Blair, Pune, Tiruchirappalli, Trivandrum, Varanasi and Travelkhapatnam.
Seaports: Cochin, Goa, Mangalore, Chennai and Mumbai.
Famous places in India Antigua and Barbuda citizens enjoy visiting
Some of the best tourist destinations in India are:
- Shimla, Himachal Pradesh
- Taj Mahal, Uttar Pradesh
- Shimla, Himachal Pradesh
- Jim Corbett sanctuary, Uttarakhand
- Jammu and Kashmir
- Rishikesh, Uttarakhand
- Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh
- Andaman and Nicobar
Relations between India and Antigua & Barbuda:
The relations between India and Antigua & Barbuda are very friendly and warm. Both of these countries have the same attitudes towards the most common concerns. Both of these countries are famous for their welcoming behaviour towards foreigners who come to them for tourism purposes.
Famous cuisines and beverages of India: Bhelpuri, Gajar Halwa, Pyaazi Kachori, Gushtaba, Roasted crab meat, Chicken soup, Laccha Parantha, roasted Crab meat, Non-veg Momos, Squid, Malai Kofta, Tangri, , chicken curry, Lucknowi Kebabs, Paneer Tikka, Aloo naan, Paneer naan, Shahi Paneer, Bedmi Puri, Lassi, Kahwah and so on.
Temperament of Indians:
Cheerful, sympathetic, welcoming, warm-hearted and sympathetic.
Things to keep in mind while visiting India on an Indian visa:
- Don’t talk more to the people of suspicious and unknown organizations or agencies
- Never, especially after sunset, go to unlit or dark areas alone, especially girls.
- Never give money or food to monks, clerics or beggars coming to you for it; you should ignore and stay away from them, as they can be thieves or snatchers.
- Never eat oily and fried food during your visit, as it may lead to digestive issues.
- Choose the season before visiting India for your convenience because some Indian places are very hot, cold and rainy.
- Always have your valid Indian visa in your pocket or purse to show it when asked.
- Always have some cash in your pocket every time when out because most small shopkeepers and rural-people accept only cash.
- Given the strict cultural beliefs of Indians, don’t hug or kiss your better half publicly or in family restaurants. And, wear modest clothes when visiting religious places, shrines, etc.
- Never forget to put off your shoes or sleepers before entering religious places.
- Stay in only widely-known and registered places with trustworthy, clean records and security systems.