With a population of 1.3 million India is the second biggest state in the world. The south Asian country consists of 29 states and comprises the bulk of the Indian subcontinent. With an area of approximately 3.3 Million km² India is the seventh largest country. India is surrounded by Pakistan, China, Nepal, Bhutan, Myanmar and Bangladesh. The northern border is marked by the highest mountain range in the world: the Himalaya. The Deccan high plateau covers most of India’s surface. In the east, south and west the country is connected to the Indian Ocean. In north and central India the weather is mostly subtropical while the climate gets more tropical towards the south.
The countryside offers all kinds of geographic features like deserts, forests, high lands, coasts, rivers and lakes. The flora and fauna varies immensely from the lofty mountain vegetation in the Himalaya to the tropical rain forest in the south. The country is home to all kinds of animals. Scientists say that 350 mammals, 1.200 bird species, 400 reptiles and 200 amphibians are native to the land. The greatest mammal is the Indian elephant. India is also home to the Tiger and lots of different primates. This NATUCATE Wilderness Experience offers you the opportunity to discover the vast flora and fauna of India and explore the country through this advanced training course.
Discover the vast diversity of India’s rainforest by joining this Wilderness Experience and widen your horizon in the midst of untouched nature .