Get ready for your upcoming trip to India. Here you can find all your pre-trip materials and information to help you get started.
WELCOME ABOARD, You're Going To INDIA!
May 29 - June 7
To help you get ready for departure, we've put all your pre-trip resources in one place.
YOur Next STeps:
Start Here: Review Your Itinerary, Get Excited!
STEP 1: PAY YOUR DEPOSIT TO CONFIRM YOUR SPOT.
Your spot on a trip is not confirmed until we have received your $295 deposit.
STEP 2: BOOK YOUR FLIGHT & INSURANCE
See Below for Trip Information. Use our recommended travel agents to help make this easy.
Your Trip Details:
IMPORTANT! YOU NEED TO APPLY FOR A VISA IN ADVANCE!
(Don’t worry, it’s easy, only costs $50 and is quick to do. )
Apply For Your Visa Here: https://indianvisaonline.gov.in/evisa/tvoa.html It’s the official government website. Follow the instructions to request the visa, pay via credit card, and you’ll be notified via email soon thereafter.
You’ll need to bring with you a printed copy of:
Visa approval notice.
Printed copy of your return ticket.
Bank statement showing you have funds to afford to be there. (I wasn’t asked for the latter, but they say you need it).
EMERGENCY CONTACT INFORMATION:
International Emergency Contact:
Rabbi Jamie Cowland, Jamie@justifi.org, +972 525 448 544
U.S. Embassy of India:
Tel: +91 11 2419 8000
FLIGHT INSTRUCTIONS FOR YOUR TRIP:
Arriving Flight Requirements: Please book your flight to arrive in to Indira Gandhi International Airport, Delhi (DEL) the evening of Monday May 28, or at least several hours before 9:30am on May 29
Our program starts at 9:30am in the hotel lobby on the first day of the trip, arriving the night before will ensure that you feel well rested. We will have hotel rooms available for all participants for the night before the program as part of your program cost.
Departing Flight Requirements: Book return flights home from Indira Gandhi International Airport, Delhi (DEL) after 6pm on June 7, we will ensure you arrive at the airport before 4pm for international check-in. (Because you cross the international dateline back to the United States, you will still have time to return before Shabbat).
Want Help Booking Your Flight? See Our Travel Desk for a List of Recommended Agents!
Arrival Instructions and Hotel Directions:
Airport arrival: Please refer to this blog which provides step by step instructions from the moment you arrive at the airport in India, including customs, baggage claim, taking out cash, and getting a SIM.
The hotel we will be staying at in New Delhi is Hotel KNK International
12A/29, WEA Saraswati Marg,
Karol Bagh, New Delhi, 110005, India