India has a rich heritage and culture. For female solo travelers, it can be chaotic at first, but with these tips, it can be easy to fall in love with this country.
There are wonderful things to see in Jaipur, including the City Palace and Hawa Mahal. It’s memorable to me, though because I sought and found solace in the Pink City.
If you get to visit Delhi, make sure to visit the Lodhi Gardens where you can see the Sheesh Gumbad and other tombs dating back to the 15th century.
Bodh Gaya, India is the holiest place on Earth for Buddhists. It was in this small town that I learned about the spirit of the Holi Festival.
Are you backpacking India soon? Read my brief write-up of my solo trip in six northern cities: Kolkata, Bodh Gaya, Varanasi, Agra, Jaipur and Delhi.
Called by Rabindranath Tagore as “a teardrop on the cheeks of time,” the Taj Mahal is indeed magnificent. You should see it at least once in your life!
India is certainly a huge and incredible country. What is it like to travel solo there as a woman?
Want to go to India but don’t have much time to apply for a visa? India now allows tourist visa on arrival for Filipinos and for ten other nationalities. Check it out!