Kerala homestay tour, India

Kerala homestay tour, India

Stay in homestays in various destinations in Kerala
From £1,660 15 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made to suit your dates, budget and requirements
North India cultural tour

North India cultural tour

An adventure to one of the planet's exotic destinations
From £840£790 to £1,015 22 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 7 Nov, 9 Nov, 16 Nov, 23 Nov, 30 Nov, 5 Dec, 16 Dec, 19 Dec, 28 Dec, 30 Dec
2019: 4 Jan, 9 Jan, 11 Jan, 16 Jan, 25 Jan, 1 Feb, 8 Feb, 13 Feb, 15 Feb, 20 Feb, 22 Feb, 1 Mar, 15 Mar, 22 Mar, 29 Mar, 5 Apr, 12 Apr, 19 Apr, 3 May, 17 May, 7 Jun, 14 Jun, 5 Jul, 12 Jul, 19 Jul, 26 Jul, 9 Aug, 16 Aug, 23 Aug, 6 Sep, 13 Sep, 18 Sep, 20 Sep, 27 Sep, 4 Oct, 9 Oct, 11 Oct, 16 Oct, 18 Oct, 23 Oct, 25 Oct, 30 Oct, 1 Nov, 6 Nov ...
Up to £140 off selected dates.
Late availability on these dates: 07 Nov, 09 Nov, 16 Nov, 23 Nov, 30 Nov, 05 Dec, 16 Dec, 19 Dec, 28 Dec, 30 Dec, 04 Jan, 09 Jan, 11 Jan, 16 Jan, 25 Jan
Rajasthan tours, India

Rajasthan tours, India

Discover the evocative northern province of Rajasthan
From £1,015£914 to £1,215 15 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 6 Nov, 8 Nov, 9 Nov, 11 Nov, 13 Nov, 16 Nov, 23 Nov, 27 Nov, 4 Dec, 9 Dec, 14 Dec, 16 Dec, 18 Dec, 20 Dec, 21 Dec
2019: 1 Jan, 4 Jan, 6 Jan, 8 Jan, 11 Jan, 13 Jan, 15 Jan, 18 Jan, 20 Jan, 22 Jan, 25 Jan, 29 Jan, 1 Feb, 3 Feb, 5 Feb, 10 Feb, 12 Feb, 14 Feb, 15 Feb, 17 Feb, 19 Feb, 22 Feb, 24 Feb, 26 Feb, 1 Mar, 3 Mar, 5 Mar, 10 Mar, 12 Mar, 15 Mar, 16 Mar, 17 Mar, 22 Mar, 24 Mar, 26 Mar, 29 Mar, 5 Apr, 11 Apr, 14 Apr ...
Up to £160 off selected dates.
Late availability on these dates: 06 Nov, 08 Nov, 09 Nov, 11 Nov, 13 Nov, 16 Nov, 23 Nov, 27 Nov, 04 Dec, 09 Dec, 14 Dec, 16 Dec, 18 Dec, 20 Dec, 21 Dec, 01 Jan, 04 Jan, 06 Jan, 08 Jan, 11 Jan, 13 Jan, 15 Jan, 18 Jan, 20 Jan, 22 Jan,...
South India tour, Trivandrum to Goa

South India tour, Trivandrum to Goa

Head to the beaches and backwaters of southern India.
From £810£656 to £920 16 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 9 Nov, 14 Nov, 16 Nov, 23 Nov, 28 Nov, 30 Nov, 7 Dec, 14 Dec, 19 Dec, 21 Dec, 23 Dec, 26 Dec, 30 Dec
2019: 4 Jan, 9 Jan, 15 Jan, 25 Jan, 30 Jan, 1 Feb, 7 Feb, 15 Feb, 22 Feb, 1 Mar, 8 Mar, 14 Mar, 22 Mar, 5 Apr, 12 Apr, 19 Apr, 3 May, 14 Jun, 5 Jul, 12 Jul, 19 Jul, 26 Jul, 2 Aug, 9 Aug, 16 Aug, 6 Sep, 13 Sep, 20 Sep, 27 Sep, 4 Oct, 10 Oct, 11 Oct, 18 Oct, 25 Oct, 31 Oct, 1 Nov, 8 Nov, 14 Nov, 15 Nov, 21 Nov, 22 Nov ...
Up to £210 off selected dates.
Late availability on these dates: 09 Nov, 14 Nov, 16 Nov, 23 Nov, 28 Nov, 30 Nov, 07 Dec, 14 Dec, 19 Dec, 21 Dec, 23 Dec, 26 Dec, 30 Dec, 04 Jan, 09 Jan, 15 Jan, 25 Jan
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Delhi to Goa overland tour

Delhi to Goa overland tour

Indian curries temples harems & Himalayas
From £705 to £899 15 days ex flights
Small group travel: Saturday and Monday departures throughout the year.
Kerala and tropical India cycling holidays

Kerala and tropical India cycling holidays

Beautiful landscapes, fascinating towns and long white beaches
From £2,499 to £3,099 15 days inc UK flights
Small group travel: 2018: 27 Oct, 3 Nov, 10 Nov, 17 Nov
2019: 5 Jan, 26 Jan, 2 Feb, 16 Feb, 23 Feb, 2 Mar, 9 Mar, 23 Mar, 13 Apr, 10 Aug, 28 Sep, 12 Oct, 19 Oct, 26 Oct, 2 Nov, 9 Nov, 16 Nov, 23 Nov, 14 Dec, 21 Dec
Late availability on these dates: 27 Oct, 03 Nov, 10 Nov, 17 Nov, 05 Jan, 26 Jan
Kayaking in the Keralan Backwaters

Kayaking in the Keralan Backwaters

Experience local life kayaking through Kerala backwaters .
From £430 5 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailormade at a time to suit you and can be adapted to suit your interests, budget and requirements as necessary.
India rural holiday with charity walk

India rural holiday with charity walk

Village India including a sponsored walk for Frank Water
From £1,000 to £1,100 7 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 18 Nov
Delhi to Kathmandu tour

Delhi to Kathmandu tour

An inspiring cultural tour
From £1,295£1,101 to £1,400 15 days ex flights
Small group travel: Departs on selected Tuesdays and Saturdays throughout year
Up to £190 off selected dates.
Late availability on these dates: 05 Nov, 09 Nov, 12 Nov, 16 Nov, 19 Nov, 26 Nov, 03 Dec, 21 Dec, 24 Dec
India holiday, small group

India holiday, small group

Vibrant, intoxicating, inspiring and dramatic India
From £1,030£944 to £1,130 15 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 8 Nov, 15 Nov, 6 Dec
2019: 2 Jan, 23 Jan, 6 Feb, 27 Feb, 6 Mar, 20 Mar, 27 Mar, 17 Apr, 21 Aug, 18 Sep, 25 Sep, 2 Oct, 9 Oct, 16 Oct, 23 Oct, 30 Oct, 6 Nov, 13 Nov, 20 Nov, 27 Nov, 11 Dec, 18 Dec, 25 Dec
Up to £160 off selected dates.
Late availability on these dates: 08 Nov, 15 Nov, 06 Dec, 02 Jan, 23 Jan
Southern India tour

Southern India tour

Enter a world where time feels like it has stood still forever
From £765 to £899 14 days ex flights
Small group travel: Weekly Sunday departures throughout the year.
Punjab holiday, mountains & mystics

Punjab holiday, mountains & mystics

Mountains remote villages Golden Temple
From £895 to £1,005 13 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 6 Nov, 11 Nov, 13 Nov, 18 Nov
2019: 3 Mar, 10 Mar, 11 Mar, 18 Mar, 24 Mar, 25 Mar, 31 Mar, 1 Apr, 7 Apr, 14 Apr, 15 Apr, 28 Apr, 5 May, 19 May, 8 Sep, 15 Sep, 22 Sep, 29 Sep, 6 Oct, 8 Oct, 13 Oct, 20 Oct, 27 Oct, 29 Oct, 3 Nov, 10 Nov, 17 Nov, 24 Nov, 26 Nov
Late availability on these dates: 06 Nov, 11 Nov, 13 Nov, 18 Nov
Kathmandu to Delhi overland holiday

Kathmandu to Delhi overland holiday

Adventure tour of magnificent and colourful Nepal and India
From £1,190 to £1,335 15 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 10 Nov, 15 Dec, 22 Dec
2019: 19 Jan, 9 Feb, 9 Mar, 16 Mar, 23 Mar, 13 Apr, 20 Apr, 4 May, 8 Jun, 15 Jun, 6 Jul, 13 Jul, 20 Jul, 3 Aug, 17 Aug, 7 Sep, 14 Sep, 21 Sep, 28 Sep, 5 Oct, 12 Oct, 17 Oct, 19 Oct, 26 Oct, 2 Nov, 9 Nov, 23 Nov, 30 Nov, 7 Dec, 14 Dec, 21 Dec, 28 Dec
Late availability on these dates: 10 Nov, 15 Dec, 22 Dec, 19 Jan
North India holiday, mountains and hidden villages

North India holiday, mountains and hidden villages

Inspirational Trekking with Indian Culture and Communities
From £1,545 to £1,895 14 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made and the best time to travel is between June and the end of October
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India small group tour

India small group tour

An express pass through India to see all the best!
From £749 to £949 9 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 3 Nov, 17 Nov, 1 Dec, 22 Dec, 29 Dec
2019: 19 Jan, 9 Feb, 2 Mar, 17 Mar, 13 Apr, 4 May, 21 Sep, 12 Oct, 2 Nov, 23 Nov, 21 Dec, 28 Dec
Late availability on these dates: 03 Nov, 17 Nov, 01 Dec, 22 Dec, 29 Dec, 19 Jan
Northern India holiday, tailor made

Northern India holiday, tailor made

Discover the vibrant and colourful culture of Rajasthan.
From £3,050 15 days inc UK flights
Tailor made: This itinerary is an example only and can be tailor made all year. This suggested itinerary can be modified entirely to your personal wishes including departure date, duration, accommodation used and how long you spend in each destination
Kolkata to Kochi rail tour, India

Kolkata to Kochi rail tour, India

Travel northeast to southeast India spotting innumerable beautiful sights along the way
From £2,349 to £2,779 33 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 26 Nov
2019: 7 Jan, 21 Jan, 11 Feb, 2 Sep, 9 Sep, 23 Sep, 21 Oct, 25 Nov
Southern India and Karnataka rail tour

Southern India and Karnataka rail tour

Take the train from Goa to Kochi via Karnataka and see the breathtaking ruins of Hampi
From £654 to £769 10 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 24 Oct, 7 Nov, 14 Nov, 21 Nov, 12 Dec, 19 Dec
2019: 16 Jan, 30 Jan, 13 Feb, 20 Feb, 6 Mar, 20 Mar, 10 Apr, 17 Apr, 1 May, 18 Sep, 25 Sep, 2 Oct, 16 Oct, 23 Oct, 6 Nov, 13 Nov, 20 Nov, 11 Dec, 18 Dec
South India small group tour

South India small group tour

Beautiful cities, colonial hill stations & colourful temples
From £2,309 to £2,949 21 days inc UK flights
Small group travel: 2018: 3 Nov, 10 Nov
2019: 12 Jan, 19 Jan, 9 Feb, 23 Feb, 9 Mar, 16 Mar, 6 Apr, 19 Oct, 26 Oct, 9 Nov, 16 Nov, 14 Dec, 28 Dec
Late availability on these dates: 03 Nov, 10 Nov, 12 Jan, 19 Jan
India by Rail, Northeast & Darjeeling

India by Rail, Northeast & Darjeeling

Get off the beaten path and see India in a very untypical way Ė by train
From £949 to £1,099 13 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 5 Nov, 15 Nov, 26 Nov, 13 Dec
2019: 7 Jan, 21 Jan, 4 Feb, 11 Feb, 18 Feb, 4 Mar, 11 Mar, 14 Mar, 1 Apr, 11 Apr, 15 Apr, 2 May, 23 May, 13 Jun, 2 Sep, 9 Sep, 23 Sep, 10 Oct, 17 Oct, 21 Oct, 4 Nov, 14 Nov, 25 Nov, 12 Dec
Kerala Hike, bike & kayak in India

Kerala Hike, bike & kayak in India

Cycling, hiking & kayaking through Kerala countryside
From US $1,700 13 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can also be tailor-made to suit your interests, time schedules and budget requirements. Minimum age 12 years.
South India holiday, small group

South India holiday, small group

Classic south Indian tour of Kerala from Chennai to Kovalam
From £1,660£1,294 to £1,955 15 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 5 Nov, 12 Nov, 19 Nov, 26 Nov, 29 Nov, 10 Dec, 17 Dec, 20 Dec, 27 Dec, 31 Dec
2019: 3 Jan, 14 Jan, 18 Jan, 4 Feb, 15 Feb, 22 Feb, 11 Mar, 22 Mar, 1 Apr, 6 Sep, 13 Sep, 20 Sep, 4 Oct, 11 Oct, 18 Oct, 28 Oct, 1 Nov, 8 Nov, 15 Nov, 22 Nov, 28 Nov, 6 Dec, 13 Dec, 19 Dec, 20 Dec, 23 Dec, 30 Dec
Up to £430 off selected dates.
Late availability on these dates: 05 Nov, 12 Nov, 19 Nov, 26 Nov, 29 Nov, 10 Dec, 17 Dec, 20 Dec, 27 Dec, 31 Dec, 03 Jan, 14 Jan, 18 Jan
South India & Kerala holiday

South India & Kerala holiday

Mysore Palace village stay Kerala Backwaters
From £1,030£922 to £1,240 15 days ex flights
Small group travel: Departs Fridays and selected Tuesdays throughout the year
Up to £160 off selected dates.
Late availability on these dates: 09 Nov, 16 Nov, 23 Nov, 30 Nov, 11 Dec, 14 Dec, 21 Dec, 25 Dec, 28 Dec, 04 Jan, 11 Jan, 18 Jan
Rajasthan desert adventure

Rajasthan desert adventure

Explore India's desert state, tigers and Taj Mahal
From £1,699 to £2,199 14 days inc UK flights
Small group travel: 2018: 17 Nov, 22 Dec
2019: 12 Jan, 9 Mar, 30 Mar, 13 Apr, 5 Oct, 12 Oct, 19 Oct, 27 Oct, 9 Nov, 21 Dec
Late availability on these dates: 17 Nov, 22 Dec, 12 Jan
Orissa and Chhattisgarh tours in India

Orissa and Chhattisgarh tours in India

Distinct tribal cultures, temples & traditional textiles
From £2,295 14 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 13 Feb, 16 Oct
India holiday for solo travellers

India holiday for solo travellers

Discover Delhi, Agra and Jaipur
From £550£497 to £595 8 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 19 Nov, 30 Nov
2019: 7 Jan, 11 Mar, 8 Jul, 21 Oct, 18 Nov, 30 Dec
Up to £80 off selected dates.
Late availability on these dates: 19 Nov, 30 Nov, 07 Jan
E-Bike Tour in Kerala

E-Bike Tour in Kerala

An e-bike ride through diverse rural Kerala landscapes
From £885 8 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
North East India, Bhutan and Nepal tour

North East India, Bhutan and Nepal tour

Journey the North Eastern region of the Indian subcontinent
From £3,959 to £4,575 22 days inc UK flights
Small group travel: 2019: 1 Mar, 21 Sep, 11 Oct, 1 Nov
Assam small group tour, India

Assam small group tour, India

Pristine forests, rugged mountains and beautiful lakes
From £2,549 to £3,099 15 days inc UK flights
Small group travel: 2018: 30 Nov
2019: 11 Jan, 8 Feb, 23 Mar, 12 Apr, 29 Nov, 20 Dec
Late availability on these dates: 30 Nov, 11 Jan
India horse riding holidays

India horse riding holidays

Ride in Rajasthan to the horse-and-camel fair Balotra.
From £3,875 11 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 24 Mar
Kerala homestay tour, India
From
£1,660
excluding flights
The backwaters cruise and birding at Thattekad was the most memorable. Excellent. Our tour operator was very helpful. (more)Richard Greenwood
We have many happy memories , the most memorable part was the 2 night stay on the Houseboat and the fantastic scenery/river activity, plus our stay at Dewalokum Retreat, Kodikulam. (more)Lee Mullins
Our driver, Sanil, was always abreast of our itinerary, enormously helpful, punctual and friendly. He made an enormous difference to our holiday. (more)Bridget Taylor
Delhi to Goa overland tour
From
£705
excluding flights
Spending two hours at the Taj Mahal at sunset was amazing! Couldn't believe it was free! Also really enjoyed Tordi Sagur, the village, when we got to visit the village, see old disused sites, climb sand dunes and a extra sunrise hike up to an old fort. (more)Rhiannon Bennett
Discovering and exploring new places, meeting people, getting to know a new culture and way of life. I felt the trip covered a lot of aspects such as the history, culture, food, people, traditions and more. (more)Stephanie Denton
The most memorable moment was when we went to our CEO's house and celebrated Diwali with his family. It was an amazing experience! (more)Karen Tan
Kerala and tropical India cycling holidays
From
£2,499
including UK flights
Has to be a 5 star! I will definitely do another cycling holiday with these guys they were simply excellent. (more)Lyn Hill
Excellent... Cycling down the Ooty Hill, the views were breathtaking, as well as visiting the orphanage. (more)Olga Baranova
Rajasthan tours, India
From
£914
excluding flights
Seeing tigers in Ranthambore National Park- yes two less than twenty feet away. I had no expectations of seeing so to come across one resting beside the track who was then joined by another was amazing. (more)Charmian Hobbs
Don't hesitate to book. Just go! It was amazing. The operator uses local transport, including trains. The hotels were small businesses and not part of large world wide chains. Our group was a mix of ages from 20 year olds to over 60's so it is suitable for all wanting to experience India. (more)Kathryn Heirons
Most memorable - the amazing places we stayed and the wonderful people we met most exciting - being driven through the streets of Delhi, it got the adrenaline pumping anyway! (more)Beki Williams
North India cultural tour
From
£790
excluding flights
Camping in the desert was great. Varanasi was a very spiritual experience. And Udaipur was a very lovely city...The best holiday I've had. Thanks to our friendly and knowledgeable guide, a lovely group and a fantastic itinerary. (more)Graeme Stokes
Jaisalmer was the most memorable part. (more)Estella Lianne Gentle
The most memorable was Ranthambore where we saw a tiger and a leopard as well as a host of deer and birds. (more)Catherine Hogan
Kathmandu to Delhi overland holiday
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£1,190
excluding flights
Memorable parts? Varanasi was amazing and provided a great stay. Tips? Just go for it, you will love it, whether you are used to travelling or not, everyone on our trip enjoyed it and wanted more. Local benefits? On the trip we used local guides, driver etc which supported jobs in the various towns and cities. Using public transport ie the trains helped us get to various places easily and economically. Overall rating? Amazing, a must do for everyone. The guide was... (more)Joanne Rogers
India holiday, small group
From
£944
excluding flights
Memorable parts? Seeing India as the locals do. Using the various public transport that is available. Eating the street food as well as restaurants. Seeing the colours of the saris and getting used to the smell of spices Tips? Don't take much luggage. You can wash your clothes out at night. If you have any tummy problems go to a local doctor. Enjoy all the new experiences. Local benefits? Yes it helped the local people. We did buy some goods in the places we visited but... (more)Sandra Gould
India rural holiday with charity walk
From
£1,000
excluding flights
The most memorable was definitely the sponsored walk! Days filled with such a variety of experiences and landscapes. Some hard work but so totally worth it. Learning about the way of life in rural India was amazing, a privilege actually. The local people were warm, welcoming and very curious too. (more)Bhav Thomas
The highlight was cycling/walking in the countryside/villages. (more)Russell Huntington
Kerala Hike, bike & kayak in India
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US $1,700
excluding flights
It is impossible to point out one most exciting part of the three week long stay in Kerala. Cycling, trekking, kayaking, smelling and tasting, it was all very good. It was a very good holiday. (more)Laima Tikuisiene
Having a varied programme with a mixture of activities (kayaking, swimming, hiking and cycling) interspersed with fantastic scenery and wildlife and very friendly and informative staff was the best part. A wonderful family orientated holiday, with fun activities, beautiful countryside, helpful staff and excellent food. (more)Dinah Perry
It surpassed our expectations. The best parts were Cycling through villages, with all the children running out to greet us, and giving us "high 5's"as we passed through - Standing on top of the 2nd highest mountain in South India, having just trekked to the top. Staying for the night on a rice boat... (more)janice eastman
Delhi to Kathmandu tour
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£1,101
excluding flights
Each day was packed with memorable moments, but if I had to pick one day it would be when we went to a very small town to stay in a fort/castle overnight. It was fantastic. I can't wait to go back one day. (more)Lindsey Lavaysse
Had a great trip... seing Rhino from the back of an elephant was one of the most memorable experiences. (more)jenny hickey
Kayaking in the Keralan Backwaters
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£430
excluding flights
The highlight was kayaking through quiet backwaters as local people started their day. Amazing food at really nice homestays. Getting to see rural and village life up close. (more)Immanuel Lanzaderas
Fantastic. One of the best holidays we have been on. Very well organised by Thomas who runs the operator we travelled with (more)Aileen Taylor
The overnight on the houseboat was magical and a perfect point half way to recharge after hiking and biking and before kayaking. (more)Scott and San
South India tour, Trivandrum to Goa
From
£656
excluding flights
Memorable parts? Difficult to choose just one, it was all memorable, but I particularly enjoyed the homestay in the backwaters of Kerala. Wonderful host family and a beautiful and relaxing setting. And Hampi has to be one of the most interesting places in India. Tips? It is not as basic as it sounds. All but two of the hotels were quite luxurious. Having all the travel arrangements done for you makes it stress free. We had a very good guide and the group had loads of positive energy.... (more)Maggie Hetherington
South India & Kerala holiday
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£922
excluding flights
Meeting lots of kind local people was my highlight. (more)Julia Fletcher
Great for those who wish to experience the local foods, sites, forms of transport and culture in a safe and meaningful way. (more)Marilyn Scholtz
Wonderful, fabulous, went beyond my already high expectations. Everyone should do this one, it's a gem. (more)Dorothy Shirvell
Southern India tour
From
£765
excluding flights
The whole holiday was fabulous but I loved the homestay in Kerala the best! Brilliant! (more)Eileen Durward
The highlight was Kochi, Mysore and the Kerala backwaters. Good overview of this part of India. (more)Michelle Weinberg
Punjab holiday, mountains & mystics
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£895
excluding flights
Seeing golden eagles in the mountainous areas, seeing the Golden Temple at Amritsar, the Dalai Lamaís temple in Dharamshala, the ceremony on the border of India and Pakistan, the food, the people! (more)Claire Walker
excellent....Don't visit India if all you want to do is change it (more)Olivia Neely
The golden temple at Amritsar and the border ceremony at Waga on the Pakistan India Border were most memorable. Fantastic! I love India; the people are so friendly and so colourful, the temples are wonderful. The entire spectrum is there to be enjoyed. (more)Jackie Driver
South India small group tour
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£2,309
including UK flights
There were to many memorable moments to list. Pretty wonderful. (more)Karen Harrison
The most memorable moments were Mysore Palace, Port hill country, Kovalam beaches, Madurai temples, Kerala backwaters.. (more)Michael Pridmore
The most memorable were - Staying on the houseboat on the Kerala backwaters, the rickshaw ride through Madurai, dipping my feet in the Indian Ocean at the southern most tip of India, eating curry with my fingers off a banana leaf and the cookery lesson at Peryar. (more)Sylvia Wilson
Rajasthan desert adventure
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£1,699
including UK flights
Memorable parts? All visits to Rajastani palaces, forts and havelis were a fantastic experience, especially since the city guides were really good and very excited to tell us all about it. The Taj Mahal is certainly a highlight, but my top experience was visiting the living and breathing city within the walls of Jaisalmer fort. Other highlights for me included the miniature painting school in Udaipur, the carpet and block printing workshop in Jaipur, the observatory in Jaipur and the makrana... (more)Monica Filkova
South India holiday, small group
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£1,294
excluding flights
Memorable parts? Probably the meenakshi temple visit. I also thought Kerala was beautiful. Tips? I would advise other travelers to research the areas being visited because I didn't think there were enough interesting activities offered. Local benefits? Not sure. Overall rating? 2 stars. Although our tour leader was nice enough, I found her rather disorganized and not particularly communicative regarding the areas we visited (unless we asked direct questions) or the... (more)Rose Ortiz
North India holiday, mountains and hidden villages
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£1,545
excluding flights
How many superlatives can I fit on the page? Incredible, amazing, unforgettable, majestic and colourful. Every sense is overwhelmed! What an experience. Loved it. (more)Melanie Eley
The tiger safari in Ranthambore National Park was the most memorable. (more)Mark Wareham
If you like trekking, this is a fantastic peaceful environment for it. (more)Emmanuelle Clement
Ganges tour, Delhi to Calcutta
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£2,915
excluding flights
Excellent, just what I needed - a fascinating holiday in which everything was taken care of. (more)Kathryn Tomlinson
Most memorable? Seeing slivers of daily life in rural India. The Himalayan panorama, the wildlife, the boating experience and great eating were memorable as well. (more)Marilyn Jestes
Most memorable was travelling down the Ganges on the boat and seeing Varanasi. (more)Jane Graham
Rajasthan horse trek, India
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£3,150
excluding flights
I would rate it "best ever"! We had the chance to ride beautiful and reliable Marwari horses, the Indian guides travelling with us were amazing, we were served delicious Indian food and slept in stunning locations. (more)Giulia Lazzarini
It was a fantastic 2 weeks with amazing interesting people, I made friends for life and saw a part of rural India I would never have had access to without the trail devised by Jonny and his friends. (more)Anthea Harvey
Firstly the service from the tour company! Big, big Thanks :-) Secondly, the horses, especially the horse ride to the lake camp. (more)Katharina Duske
Kashmir small group holiday, India
From
£2,645
including domestic flights only
Memorable parts? The dramatic mountain scenery on the pass from Leh over to the Nubra valley. And the lakes at Srinagar. Tips? Be prepared for different temperatures and aware of the effect of the high altitude on your wellbeing. Local benefits? Yes with the tour's use of local guides, drivers etc and the responsible attitude to ensuring that no debris was left behind on any sites. Overall rating? This was a trip of a lifetime for me as I had wanted to visit this area... (more)Irene Nicoll
India tour, rural India
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£2,615
excluding flights
The most exciting part of the holiday was travelling on the overnight train and the many opportunities we had to meet local people and glimpse a little of what their lives are like. I must also add the bustle and colour of the camel fair and the friendliness of everyone we met. (more)Avril Vallance
Bhopal Singh is undoubtedly the best guide I have had on trips to India. He actually knows the history as well as the culture, habits, etc...Excellent. (more)Nancy Hayward
Calcutta to Amritsar rail journey
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£1,799
including UK flights
A very interesting insight into the Indian way of life...most memorable was the Golden Temple in Amritsar was the highlight, and the sounds, sightsand smells on the Ghats in Varanassi were unforgettable (more)Brian Judge
Most memorable? The Golden Temple at Amritsar, nothing could have prepared us for this wonderful sight, pure white and gold!! The feeding of the masses was like a well oiled machine, unbelievable. The Taj Mahal and the Ghats at Varanasi were close runners up. (more)Janet Foreman
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