What kind of bathroom to expect in India?

You’ll encounter two types of toilets in India- locals call them

  • Indian toilet – you don’t sit on it, instead you squat
  • English toilet – you sit on it, europe-like toilet

Most hotels and guesthouses will have English toilet. Most of low cost accommodation will not provide toilet paper with it.

Find out more about hygiene standards in India

Low budget accommodation will provideĀ a shower installed above the toilet, it’s called wet floor bathroom. You might get a hand soap and you might not.

Wet floor bathroom in budget hotel