Advanced Dentistry Institute

From Arrival to Departure: Ensuring your safety during training programs in India

Embarking on your journey to Chennai, India, to advance your skills, promises to be adventure filled not only with education but also with vibrant culture, historical wonders, and culinary delights. However, like travelling to any destination, it’s essential to prioritize safety throughout your trip. Whether you’re navigating the bustling streets or indulging in local cuisine, here’s a comprehensive guide to ensure a secure and enjoyable experience in Chennai.

Preparation and Visa:

Before setting off on your journey, the team at Advanced Dentistry Institute ensures you have all the necessary documents in order. For travellers from eligible countries, obtaining an e-tourist visa for India is a straightforward process. Applying online and obtaining approval prior to your departure will streamline your entry process upon arrival.

Airport Pickup and Hotel Transfer:

Upon touchdown at Chennai International Airport, your safety journey begins. The hotel we use has a ‘Welcome Team’ who provide an airport pickup service for us, providing a convenient and secure mode of transportation from the airport to your accommodation. The team at Advanced Dentistry Institute communicates with the hotel in advance to arrange this service, ensuring a smooth transition from the airport to your temporary abode.

Group Coordination with Dr. Thomas:

Once settled at the hotel, group coordination becomes paramount. Dr. Thomas, serves as a liaison between the group and the host institution, facilitating seamless transitions between hotel and university.

Dr. Thomas’s presence offers not only coordination but also a sense of security, ensuring that everyone travels together as a cohesive unit. His expertise and local knowledge can prove invaluable in navigating Chennai’s intricate streets and cultural nuances.

Exploring Together:

When it comes to exploring the city, safety lies in numbers. Whether it’s visiting historical landmarks, shopping at local markets, or dining at renowned eateries, venturing out in groups minimizes the risk of encountering unforeseen challenges. Additionally, sticking together fosters a sense of camaraderie and shared experiences, enriching your journey through Chennai.

Dining Safely:

Chennai boasts a rich culinary heritage, offering a plethora of tantalizing dishes to tempt your taste buds. While sampling street food and dining at local eateries can be an enticing prospect, it’s essential to prioritize food safety and hygiene. Opt for reputable restaurants and establishments that maintain high standards of cleanliness and food preparation. When in doubt, follow the locals’ lead and trust their recommendations for safe and delectable dining experiences.


Whilst you are there to advance your skills, exploring Chennai, India, is a captivating journey filled with unforgettable experiences and cherished memories. By prioritizing safety at every step of your trip, from visa application to group coordination and dining, you can immerse yourself in the city’s charm with confidence and peace of mind. With careful planning and a spirit of adventure, your time in Chennai is sure to be both enriching and safe.