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!
july 8 - july 17
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).
FLIGHT INSTRUCTIONS FOR YOUR TRIP:
Arriving Flight Requirements: Please book your flight to arrive in to India Gandhi International Airport, Delhi (DEL) the evening of Sunday July 7, or at least several hours before 9:30am on July 8
Our program starts at 8am in the hotel lobby on the first day of the trip, (Tuesday, July 10th) 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 Amritsar (ATQ) after 7:45pm on Wednesday, July 17 we will ensure you arrive at the airport before 5:45pm for international check-in.
Want Help Booking Your Flight? See Our Travel Desk for a List of Recommended Agents!
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
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
Skirts should reach the knee, necklines should reach the collarbone, sleeves should cover at least half the upper arm. Short sleeves are acceptable but not cap sleeves please. Feel free to wear leggings under skirts or aladdin pants. There are no guidelines for footwear or legwear from the knee down!
For those amongst you who observe the rules of Das Yehudis when it comes to stockings or socks, Justifi’s posek ruled for our groups that Das Yehudis need not apply when we are away from established Jewish communities. We recommend that you ask your own halachic shailos if you have any questions!
If you have any specific questions,or we have left anything uncovered (excuse the pun!) please feel free to email firstname.lastname@example.org
ASK ALL OF YOUR QUESTIONS, BOOK THE SAME FLIGHTS AND GET TO KNOW YOUR FUTURE TRAVEL BUDDIES!
Have You Claimed Your Spot Yet? Click Here to Pay Your $295 Deposit!
Questions? Contact a Member of Our Team: Sarah@Justifi.org