People from small countries like Bolivia, a South American country, find India the ideal place to satiate their inner exploration buff. It is because this miraculously diverse country considers its foreign visitors as a walking form of god and leaves no stone unturned to serve them the ideal hospitality without discrimination. That’s why the desire for an Indian visa is at the peak in countries like Bolivia.
When the government of India came to know this, it included this nation in the list of those eligible ones whose citizens can apply for an India visa online, which will allow them to have its electronic form on the confirmed email address when approved. Having so, all the complications are removed and having a visit in this oldest culture land is no more a headache, like going to the Indian Embassy and standing in queues
There is a list of designated airports and seaports given below for the Bolivian having an electronic visa for India:
The following is a list of 28 airports and 5 designated seaports from where a Bolivian can enter India when having a valid e visa for India:
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 loved by Bolivians:
Some of the best tourist destinations in India are:
- Jim Corbett, Uttarakhand
- Taj Mahal, Uttar Pradesh
- Jaipur, Rajasthan
- Rishikesh, Uttarakhand
- Jammu and Kashmir
- Ujjain, Madhya Pradesh
- Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh
- Shimla, Himachal Pradesh
- Andaman and Nicobar
India and Bolivia relations:
Both of these countries had a bilateral trade, which totalled US$314.684 million in 2015-16. India and Bolivia signed a cultural co-operation agreement in 1997. Moreover, India also donated $200000 worth of medicines in the landslide aftermath in Bolivia in 2007. Mostly, Bolivians love to spend time in snow-clad areas of India in the winter season.
Famous cuisines and beverages of India: Laccha Parantha, Tangri, chicken curry, Lucknowi Kebabs, Kahwah, Shikanji, roasted Crab meat, Paneer Tikka, Chom Chom, Paneer naan, Non-veg Momos, Squid, Malai Kofta, Kadhi Chawal, Shahi Paneer, Sandesh, Lassi, and so on.
Temperament of Indians:
Warm-natured, welcoming, cooperative and religious.
Things to be taken into consideration while visiting India:
- Never talk or talk only when it’s urgent, to the people of suspicious and unknown organizations or agencies
- Don’t, especially after sunset, spend time in 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.
- Don’t eat oily and fried food during your visit, as it may lead to digestive issues.
- Choose the season before visiting India taking into account convenience and present health conditions because some Indian places are very hot, cold and rainy.
- Always keep your valid Indian visa in your pocket or purse and show it to officials when asked.
- Always have some cash in your pocket when visiting backward areas because most small shopkeepers and rural-people accept only cash, not online payments.
- Given the strict cultural beliefs of Indians, never hug and kiss your better half publicly or in family restaurants. And, wear modest clothes when visiting religious places, shrines, etc.
- Always remember to put off your shoes or sleepers before entering religious places.
- Stay in only well-known and registered places with reliable, clean records and security systems.