India is a great country to travel, vast and large, rich in culture, history, wildlife and jungle, and is needed so much time to explore this lovely country. To difference of other countries, India demands that you know something about the culture, history and how to travel around the country. If you want to have detail information about this fascinating country, you can get many guide books and travelers manual that are available for tourists. Most of them are easily to get in some bookstore of your country or also in India itself, many of them in English classics offers in inexpensive editions, which assist you very much while you travel in India. Some book that you can get to travel and have details about various places and also about India as a whole are.
The Lonely Planet
This book is the most famous of all travel books, and in its edition for India gives out detailed information about the wonderful country like a what to see, what to expect and how to enjoy this mystical country. Explore the myriad of India with this useful guide in hand, which give you details such as how to explore the Buddhist gompas of Leh, cruise the backwaters of Kerala, stroll the 16th century ruins in Hampi, or drink Darjeeling’s name-space tea. The manual has come out with a phrasebook that is very useful for learning the commonly used phrases in the north of India, and also includes detail maps, hotel information, etc.
National Geographic Traveler: India
The book brings incomparable travel expertise to today’s sophisticated globe-trotters, in the book you can find details background about India, with details about the history, culture and the contemporary life, tours for driving and walking; many information about restaurants, hotels, entertainment and shopping in India. The book also includes maps, artwork and beautiful photography.
India (Footprint Travel Guide)
This guide is preferred by experienced travelers and it describe Indian features from the warm waters of the Andaman Sea to the freezing heights of the Himalaya,; it is a compressive and authoritative guide of this fascinating land; in Footprint’s India, you can find information about where to stay, from the old Maharajas’ palaces to rustic beach huts. The guide also provides you the experience and tips to travel through the snowfields, deserts, beaches and backwaters, the Red Fort, the Golden Temple, and the Blue Mountain Railway; and also information about how to reach anywhere, what you can taste, and where to eat.
Eyewitness Travel Guide: India
Eyewitness Travel Guide is other book prefer by experienced and novice travels, where is well described all places of India with spectacular photographs in full color, with aerial maps for each place, that made of this guide the unique and compressive travel guide. And you don’t need buy others guides for each location; in the guide you can find listings of hotels, restaurants, bars and shops.
Travels Through Sacred India
It describes many fascinating details about the common folklores and interesting traditions of India. The book also has information about mystical travel through India, some data about Yoga and Buddhism, and more helpful information.
If you want to have more information about India, below is listed other titles about India, and travel guides that can help you in your trip to India.
The Rough Guide to India
The India Handbook
Nanda Devi Affair
City of Djinns
Chasing the Monsoon
Bullet Up The Grand Trunk Road
A Goddess in the Stones
On a Shoestring to Coorg
Travels on My Elephant
The Seven Sisters of India
The Smile of Murugan