Danish Official Visit to India

Gujarat and New Delhi

10 - 13 January 2017

Practical information about india

Representations of Denmark in India:

Royal Danish Embassy
11 Golf Links, 110003
New Delhi, India

Tel. (91) 11 4209 0700

Useful numbers:

Police: 100
Fire department: 101
Ambulance: 102


In business contexts, English is used as the main language.


Indian Rupees. 1 DKK= 9.75 rs. Credit cards can be used in many stores and restaurants and ATMs are widely available.

Time zone

UTC+5.30. India is thus 4.30 hours ahead of Danish time, due to winter time.


In January the weather will be mild, with average daily temperatures of 20 °C on average in Gujarat and Delhi.

Opening hours

Stores are usually open Monday to Saturday 09.00-19.00, although many are open longer and on Sundays.


Ordinary tap water should not be consumed anywhere in India. Bottled water is widely available.


BCD will book rooms at the Crowne Plaza in Ahmedabad and the Claridges in New Delhi.

For more information visit our page on Travel, Hotel & Visa.

Local Transport

Local transport by bus between the hotel and program activities will be provided by organizers. For information on airport pickup and dropoff, please contact BCD.


India's country code is +91


230 volt, which is the same as in Denmark. Danish power plugs can be used.


Service charges are included in restaurant bills. Any additional tipping is voluntary.


Smoking in public spaces is prohibited, but many private spaces have smoking areas.

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