From top to bottom, India is incredible. Explore both northern and southern regions on a 14-day journey to India’s most iconic sites. Explore Rajasthan’s grand forts and palaces, discover new depths of relaxation on a houseboat in Kerala’s backwaters, and learn about traditional culture in the small village of Sawarda. Round out the experience with pilgrimages to the glorious Taj Mahal, the “Pink City” of Jaipur, and Kochi’s fishing markets.
Walk the backstreets of Delhi with a local guide, talk with a local historian and scholar of sociological studies, meet a local family, meet an expert and learn about the medicinal and culinary uses of local spices, enjoy a cooking demonstration and meal with a Kerala family
Hotels (12 nts), heritage hotel (1 nt).
Chief Experience Officer (CEO) throughout, local guides.
Group Size Notes
Max 16, Avg 12.
13 breakfasts, 1 lunch, 3 dinners
Your Journeys Highlight Moment: Meet a Local Historian, Jaipur
Your Journeys Highlight Moment: Local Village Immersion, Sawarda
Your Journeys Highlight Moment: Meet with a Local Spice Expert, Kochi
Your Journeys Highlight Moment: Family Home Meal Experience, Alleppey
Your Journeys Highlight Moment: Visit Vembanad Wetlands Conservation Program, Kumarakom
Your G for Good Moment: Women on Wheels Transfer, Indira Gandhi International Airport
Your G for Good Moment: City Walk, Delhi. Tour of Old Delhi. Tour the Taj Mahal, the Baby Taj, and Agra Fort. Visit Fatehpur Sikri and Abhaneri step wells. Explore Jaipur. Walking tour of old Kochi. Kathakali cultural show. Visit Tripunithura Hill Palace. Kumarakom canoe ride. Walking tour of the paddy fields and Chempu village. Houseboat day trip along the Kerala backwaters. Internal flights. All transport between destinations and to/from included activities.
Kerala Backwaters/Vypin Island