Webcamtaxi takes you to the Republic of India (भारतगणराज्य), the largest country in South Asia. It has borders with the countries of China and Nepal (north), Bhutan and Bangladesh (north-east), Myanmar (east), Pakistan (north-west) and Sri Lanka (south). India is a Peninsula bounded by the Arabian Sea (west), the Bay of Bengal (east) and the Indian Ocean (south). On the west coast is Mumbai, India’s largest city, famous for its harbour waterfront with the Gateway of India stone arch. To the south, the state of Kerala, is a beach destination, and abundant with national parks. Delhi, to the north, is a cultural destination comprising India’s capital, New Delhi.
Population: 1.324 billion
Capital: New Delhi
Other major cities: Mumbai, Bengaluru, Chennai, Hyderabad, Ahmedabad, Surat, Pune, Jaipur, Visakhapatnam, Bhopal Kanpur
Religion: Hinduism (79.8%)
Climate: due to the vastness of the country, the climate is varied from tropical in the south, alpine in the north, and temperate. The climate is influenced by the Thar Desert and the Himalayas
Main attractions: Taj Mahal, City Palace, Jaipur, Amer Fort,
Delhi’s Red Fort complex, Gateway of India, Gurudwara Bangla Sahib, Meenakshi Amman Temple, Sri Harmandir Sahib (Golden Temple ), Brihadishwara Temple, Sun Temple, Golconda Fort, Kailasa Temple, Golden City of Jaisalmer, Mahabodhi Temple, Mehrangarh Fort, Agra Fort, Khajuraho Temples, Mecca Masjid, Belur Math, Holy City of Varanasi, Ellora Caves, Mehrauli Archaeological Park, Periyar National Park and Wildlife Sanctuary, Elefantastic Elephant Farm, beaches of Goa and Kerala, Pangong Tso, Bandra-Worli Sea Link, Ganges River