Avoid Travel Scams in India

Get Prepared To Ensure You Aren't A Victim
Rating: 3.6 out of 5 (65 ratings)
3,469 students
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Know when scammers are most likely to target you
Know and understand how many common scams work and play out
Know how to avoid common scams
Gain confidence to travel alone or in a group without being paranoid about scams

Requirements

  • A willingness to learn & a desire to avoid scams

Description

Travel scams are common. And that's especially true in India.  So it's important to know what types of scams you can expect to encounter and what you need to do to avoid them.  From rickshaws & taxis to hotels and even  shopping and bargaining, I'll help you understand when and where scams are likely to play-out. This isn't meant to get you paranoid, only to make you confident and prepared for your trip. 

Who this course is for:

  • A person who wants to avoid being scammed in India
  • Ideal for solo travelers and groups

Course content

1 section13 lectures36m total length
  • Scam Overview: What You Need to Know
    01:19
  • Transportation Scams: How to get Around
    03:53
  • Rickshaw Scams: What Happens
    05:18
  • Accommodation Scams - What to Watch Out For
    02:27
  • Shopping Scams: What You See is What you Get
    02:12
  • Don't Trust "Free"
    02:48
  • How to Bargain Like a Local
    04:50
  • Begging Scams: How to Handle It
    02:51
  • The Most Important Element to Avoid Getting Scammed
    02:42
  • How to Know Who to Trust
    03:42
  • Paranoid vs Prepared
    02:00
  • Conclusion: Final Thoughts
    00:54
  • Most Updated Scam Info & India Tour
    01:19

Instructor

Solo Traveler
Roman Lillie
  • 3.6 Instructor Rating
  • 65 Reviews
  • 3,483 Students
  • 1 Course

For the last 2 years I've been traveling solo all over Asia including to India, Thailand, Myanmar, Cambodia, Nepal and others. And I love it so much I want to share my travel tips and experiences with you. I love to laugh, have a good time and maintain a positive outlook, but I'm also not a pushover. So to you'll get practical and candid instruction on how to travel with ease (even through India), and to maintain boundaries. Plus I add photos and videos to my courses to give you a feel for the countries :)

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