India is located in Southern Asia between Burma and Pakistan. It is a little more than one-third the size of the United States. That’s still the seventh largest country in the world at 1,269,345 sq. mi.
The capital of India is New Delhi. The largest city is Mumbai. Other major cities include Kolkata, Chenni and Bangalore. The highest mountain in India is Kanchenjunga, standing at 28,209 feet, which it shares with Nepal. Kanchenjunga is the third highest mountain in the world.
The population of India is over 1.2 billion people! That’s also the sec-ond highest population in the world. The currency of India is the Rupee, and the government is a Federal Republic. It is the largest democracy in the world!
Read more about India in today’s Travel With Us!
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