This article is written as a short India travel guide for travelers who are searching for about suitable means of transport in India . Any first time traveler in India almost always feels overpowered by all the diverse people, cultures, food, languages, climates and more. We can’t write a complete India travel guide which can claim to be helpful in even a small percentage of situations that a traveler may come across in India. We just wish to cover as many important details as possible without overwhelming the readers. We have posted some India travel guides on IndiaFoodTour.in already. Please check bottom of post or blog for those. This one is covers various aspects of transport in India. Let’s start with :
Travel by car or private vehicle in India

A car with driver is safest and most convenient  means of transport in India. Tourists can hire a car of their choice  and drive it themselves, if they have necessary qualifications.  But not every foreigner can handle the chaos of Indian roads. It’s much safer and potentially cheaper to hire a driver too. Approximate pay for a driver in most places is Rs. 150-300 per day. Quite often, it is inclusive of rent for the hired vehicle and the customer doesn’t pay for his food or hotel expenses. Depending upon condition and model, different vehicles can be rented for different prices.  Price per km for them varies between Rs 8 per km to Rs 20 per km for majority of models in market. Some of more popular ones include Tata Indigo, Tata Indica, Ambassador,  Toyota Qualis and some others.

Hiring a car gives travelers much freedom as they can travel freely without worrying about train or [...]