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Useful information about the flight from Dubai to Delhi
History and culture in Delhi
Delhi is a great place to visit all year round. With a wealth of entertaining options to explore both day and night, the city can offer a memorable holiday for all sorts of visitors. The culture and history of over 5000 years brings an illuminating journey through one of the world's most fascinating cities.
Important Delhi Dates
The best time to travel to Delhi is during the European Winter and Spring. That is when the climate is at its most comfortable and amenable to UK and European travellers. The Indian Independence day festivals and Holi Spring festivals are both popular times to visit, offering a look at the city at its most lively and exciting.
Before you travel - important tips
A fully accredited visa is needed before travelling to India. Travellers should contact the Indian high commission as soon as they begin to prepare for their trip. They will also need to have a passport valid for up to 180 days before departure, with two pages blank ready for the visa. A valid polio vaccine certificate is needed if arriving from certain countries. It is recommended to get advice regarding vaccines to take before departure. It should also be kept in mind that women should be vigilant in Delhi, especially when travelling alone. People buying goods or dining out will be interested to know that Indian prices are much lower than UK prices, although quality electronics will cost about the same.
City information: Transport links, accommodation
Visitors arriving at Delhi airport can reliably take public transport to the centre. The Metro line 2 runs from 4.40 am till 23.30 h. There are also the options of the shuttle bus to Connaught Place or a prepaid taxi. Accommodation in Delhi is also extremely reasonable and easy to find. Guest houses and cheap hostels are extremely cost effective for all kinds of travellers. The prices for a room for the night can be as low as around 500 INR (5GBP). Hotels cost on average about 1400INR (14GBP). The network of buses and metro systems provide an inexpensive way to travel around the city. Taxi's are also an affordable option for UK visitors.