Travel Tips for
advice foreigners to carry visas for entry to India/Karnataka
on your holiday. For clarifications contact, The Indian High
Commission, for visa Extension, contact office of the
Commissioners of Police, Bangalore. Ph:2260707.
There is no limit to the amount of foreign Currency that
visitors can bring.
Banks are open for transaction from 10.00-14.00hrs. except
Saturdays (10.00-12.00hrs). However, certain private sector
banks operate till 7p.m. six days a week. Almost all banks
have 24-hrs Atm's.
Most hotels, restaurants, and shopping centers accept major
Indian Rupee-Conversion rates as on 25th september
2011-usd-Rs50;50;Euro=Rs.62 Pound sterling=Rs.76.50.
Heavy penalties including imprisonment for possession or all
of narcotic drugs.