For travellers on a budget who are after an experience full of the very best India has to offer, this tour showcases man-made wonders and natural marvels without missing its most famous cities and sights. From the shining marble of the Taj Mahal and the sparkling shores of Goa, to Rajasthan’s colourful forts and temples, connect with the culture and spirit of this incredible land.
- Enjoy a fast-paced adventure
- Experience the beautiful architecture of the Taj Mahal and Amber Fort
- Explore the streets of bustling Delhi
- Capture colourful Rajasthan in your viewfinder
- Relax on quiet beaches in Goa
- Guided tour of the Taj Mahal (Agra) and the Amber Fort (Jaipur).
- Orientation walks in Jaipur, Pushkar, Udaipur, and Mumbai.
- Visit to Gandhi Ashram (Ahmedabad).
- Village walk in rural Tordi Sagar.
- Sunrise at Savitri temple (Pushkar).
- Internal flight.
- All transport between destinations and to/from included activities.
- 1 breakfast, 1 lunch, 1 dinner
Day 1: Delhi
Arrive any time.
Day 2: Delhi/Agra
Take a morning train to Agra, then a guided tour of the impressive Taj Mahal. Opt to visit Agra Fort and Baby Taj.
Day 3: Agra/Jaipur
Take an orientation walk around town, then enjoy free time to explore other sites around town. Opt to see a Bollywood film.
Day 4: Jaipur
Enjoy a guided tour of the Amber Fort before having a free afternoon in Jaipur to explore the city.
Day 5: Jaipur/Tordi Sāgar
Dive into rural life by visiting potters, cobblers, and markets. Opt to take a jeep safari or camel cart ride to the dunes for sunset. Head out for a hike in the hills or get a henna tattoo from local women.
Day 6: Tordi Sāgar/Pushkar
Enjoy a local lunch prepared by traditional methods at a village hamlet. Go on an orientation walk upon arrival to Pushkar.
Day 7: Pushkar
In the morning, climb Savitri Temple, perched atop a hill, and catch the sunrise. Enjoy some free time for shopping or yoga. Opt to partake in a traditional dinner in the desert cooked by cameleers, with local entertainment.
Day 8: Pushkar/Udaipur
Take an orientation walk and an optional boat ride.
Days 9–10: Udaipur
Free time to explore the "Venice of the East" with its lakes, palaces, and narrow lanes.
Day 11: Udaipur/Mumbai
Take a local bus to Ahmedabad and explore the famous Gandhi Ashram at Sabarmati. Overnight train from Ahmedabad to Mumbai.
Day 12: Mumbai
Arrive to Mumbai and take an orientation walk of Colaba and Fort Area. Enjoy free time to explore the bustling metropolis of Mumbai.
Day 13: Mumbai/Goa
In the morning, hop on a short flight to Goa. Head to the beaches of North Goa, sample tasty treats at the night markets, and take in the nightlife of this coastal state.
Day 14: Goa
Enjoy a free day to wind down in North Goa. Visit nearby beaches, scour the markets, and be sure to try to some delicious Goan cuisine and fresh seafood.
Day 15: Goa
Depart at any time.
Physical Rating: 2 - Light
Light walking and hiking suitable for most fitness levels. Nothing too challenging.
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