Passports & Visas
All foreign travelers must have a valid visas/travel documents before their arrival in India.
Any amount in the form of currency, traveler’s cheques etc can be brought to India with relevant declaration.
Authorized money changing centers are available in major towns. We suggest that, collect a receipt while you exchange money at these centers.
Travel Insurance is important and recommended for everyone travelling to India.
Hindi is the national language of India, but English is commonly used in all tour destinations. Foreign language speaking guides are generally available on demand.
Water & Power
it is recommended to use bottled drinking water without ice. Electricity operates on 220v AC 3-pin plugs.
The best time to travel to India is from August through May. The monsoon rains occur from June through August.
Tip is not mandatory, but will be certainly appreciated.
Smoking is prohibited in public places and in public transport throughout India.
Food & Beverages
Continental, Chinese, Indian and traditional local (Kerala, Gujarati, Punjabi, Tamil etc...) food and beverages would be served in most of the hotels and restaurants in India, but beverages are not allowed for consumption in public places.
Severe punishments including imprisonment are imposed for the possession and/or use of narcotic drugs.
Usage of the footwear is banned inside worship places. Some worship places have its own codes of conduct and tourists should adhere to such local disciplines and/or get such matters cleared from concerned authorities before the entry to such places.
Nudity in any manner is not allowed anywhere in India and is a punishable offence.
A contract comes into effect when we dispatch our confirmation invoice to the tour leader / representative of your contact. All disputes, if any, have to be solved in the jurisdiction limit of court in Cochin, India.
The cost of your holiday
The prices shown in this website / e-mails / advertisements / printed materials can be changed without any prior notice. JV Holidays Pvt. Ltd. Cochin, India reserve the right to change our prices at any time.
No refund or compensation made in the event of any unforeseen eventualities like cancellation / alteration / delay in the schedules, natural calamities, political violences, emergency / security measures imposed by the government, losses / injury / illness / accidents or partial tour cancellation etc which are not covered.
However, though not mandatory, all kind of moral / humanitarian assistance and supports will be extended by JV Holidays Pvt Ltd, India when you are in our tour.
JV Holidays Pvt. Ltd. will have sole rights to change / modify / revise / delete any information / package / price without prior notice.