Taste of India

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The dizzying colours, history and culture of India's renowned Golden Triangle await you on this introduction to India. Taste the highlights and experience India's celebrated diversity. With sights and sounds that amaze and take your breath away this trip will leave you with everlasting memories.

 

Itinerary

Days 1-2 Delhi

Experience the graceful Moghul-era Humayun's Tomb then drive past the imperial architecture of the British capital to visit the Jama Masjid, one of India's great mosques. Board a rickshaw to see the vibrant colours of market streets and wander the centuries-old trading centre of Old Delhi, before a walk through the streets to reveal some of the city's culinary delights. Experience the spiritual life of a Sikh temple before some free time exploring bustling Connaught Place.

 

Days 3-4 Agra and Taj Mahal

Travel to Agra and visit its great Moghul Fort with glimpses to the distant Taj Mahal before visiting a workshop to learn about the ancient art of marble inlay. Witness the majestic vista of the sun lighting the Taj Mahal at dawn, before the pleasant drive to Jaipur.

 

Day 5 Jaipur

Experience timeless India at a traditional milk market where locals banter over this Indian staple. Uncover the lavish royal history of the famous Pink City at the City Palace and its enthralling observatory and then amble through the vibrant bazaar, before exploring the spectacular Amber Fort.

 

Days 6-7 Samode

Here you leave the cities behind for secluded Samode, a Rajasthani outpost where you can glimpse rural India up close. Enjoy a jeep safari through the small  farms and villages, and wander its enchanting palace.

 

Tour Includes 

5 nights accommodation

1 night luxury tented camp

Breakfast daily, 1 lunch, 1 dinner

Transport in air-conditioned vehicles

Entrance Fees (camera fees not included)

Western tour leader

Local English speaking guide

International flights

Return transfers

 

Prices from £1600 per person

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