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Cultural and rural experience in Himalayan Kumaon valley

Dear future traveller :) Welcome! We are happy to see that you are interested in this tour. This tour can be customized according to your preference to include experiences like wildlife, history, village life, crafts, culinary and many more experiences. You can also choose to add other excursions like Delhi, Agra & Varanasi to your tour of Rajasthan. We understand that you may have difference choices. They can always be included the way you want and according to your budget. ** Best time: October - June ** Kumaon valley in northern India is also known as the fruit basket of the state of Uttarakhand. You can see farms, valleys and even house gardens filled with trees of apple, peach, lemon ... Read more >
From £600 excluding flights

Central India Buddhist heritage tour

Welcome ! Thank you for your interest in this ethical tour of central India. This tour starts from Mumbai and takes you through three states of India before completing in Delhi. We spend time with local communities of Mumbai, Aurangabad, Orchha, Khajuraho, Agra and Delhi indulging in activities that are designed for greater cultural immersion. On this tour you experience the Maharashtrian, Portuguese, Parsi, Muslim, Bundeli and Sikh cultures through their cuisine, crafts, interaction with families, music and dance. Depending upon the time, you may also choose to include Varanasi or Rajasthan in this tour. This experience is not only based on sightseeing, but also storytelling about things ... Read more >
From £850 including domestic flights only

Sikkim & Kolkata cultural tour in India

Dear future traveller :) Thank you for your interest in this experience. India is a big and culturally diverse country which needs multiple visits. But sometimes you may be short of time. This 9 day cultural holiday in Kolkata and Sikkim is designed for you in case you have less time to explore the beauty of Eastern India from the eyes of locals. This culturally immersive holiday in the Eastern states of India (Sikkim and Bengal) will take you to the remote villages of Limbu, Lepcha and Bhutanese tribes in Sikkim. Some of the unique things you can experience in this holiday are - 1. Storytelling over sightseeing. It not only gives you a deeper connect with the life of locals, but also ... Read more >
From £750 including domestic flights only

Ladakh cultural and rural tour, India

This nine day tailor made tour of Ladakh takes travellers deeper into the lives of local people so as to initiate interaction with families living within rural areas where barren desert landscapes, in the shadow of the Himalayas, provide a unique glimpse at Ladakhi culture from within the mountains. Although the suggested itinerary below is based around a nine day tour, it’s entirely possible to lengthen or shorten the experience depending on your preferences however, no matter how long you intend to visit, you can be assured of an authentic and insightful experience. The culture of Ladakh has long been formed by the dramatic natural landscapes and the influence of those undertaking the ... Read more >
From £650 including domestic flights only

Golden triangle homestay tour in India

Welcome! Thank you for your interest in Golden Triangle. This tour can be customized according to your preference by adding a) Jodhpur, b) Osian, c) Fatehpur Sikri, d) Khajuraho or e) Orchha. We understand that you may have your own preferences and may want to customize. ** Best time: September - April ** Golden Triangle is one of the most widely chosen tours in India. But we don't believe it is only about sightseeing. It is about storytelling on the history, culture and food of Delhi, Agra and Jaipur with few surprise experiences thrown in. Delhi is an amalgamation of 7 different historic cities, communities from all across India and food. During your 3 days in Delhi, we take you to old ... Read more >
From £650 excluding flights

Cultural tour of Rajasthan

Dear future traveller :) Welcome! We are happy to see that you are interested in this tour. This tour can be customized according to your preference to include experiences like wildlife, history, village life, crafts, culinary and many more experiences. You can also choose to add other excursions like Delhi, Agra & Varanasi to your tour of Rajasthan. We understand that you may have difference choices. They can always be included the way you want and according to your budget. ** Best time: September - April ** 1. Your tour of different cities and villages of Rajasthan is designed to give you a culturally immersive experience into craft markets, royal families, history, and life in the ... Read more >
From £650 excluding flights

Cultural and rural tour of East India

Dear future traveller :) Welcome! We are happy to see that you are interested in this tour. It can be customized according to your preference. We understand that you may have choices which we may not have mentioned in the itinerary. But it can always be included the way you want and according to your budget. ** Best time: All around the year except July - September. ** This culturally immersive holiday in the Eastern states of India (Sikkim, Bengal and Assam) will take you to the remote villages of Limbu, Lepcha, Mishing and Bhutanese tribes. Some of the unique things you can experience in this holiday are - 1. We do storytelling rather than sightseeing for you. It gives you a much deeper ... Read more >
From £950 including domestic flights only

Cultural and rural tour of North East India

Welcome ! Thank you for your interest in travelling to Kolkata & Meghalaya. This culturally immersive holiday in Kolkata and Meghalaya will first take you through the Bengali culture, then the traditions of the Khasi tribes. This is a basic outline of the tour, but we understand that you may have your choices. We can customize this tour according to your taste and preference. Tour of neighbouring states like Assam, Arunachal Pradesh and Sikkim can be included depending upon the number of days and within your budget. 1. We do small groups with storytelling rather than sightseeing to give you a deeper understanding of the local culture. This also keeps the local folklore alive 2. We help ... Read more >
From £850 including domestic flights only

Spiti Valley tour in India

Welcome! Thank you for showing interest in the tour of Spiti valley. This tour can be customized according to your preference by adding interesting tours in a) Delhi, b) Agra, c) Jaipur, d) Varanasi, e) Punjab or any other place of your choice in India. We understand that you may want to customize your experience with activities and budget of your choice. ** Best time: June - October ** Travelling to barren mountain desert of Spiti valley is like travelling to another planet. Spiti in local language means ‘middle land’, which means the land between Tibet and India. For centuries, these valleys have been ancient routes for traders and travelers between India and Tibet. The local culture ... Read more >
From £650 excluding flights

Tribal and rural experience of India

Dear future traveller :) Welcome! This tour of tribes of Arunachal Pradesh can be customized according to your preference to include experiences like wildlife, history, village life, crafts, culinary and more. You can also choose to add other excursions like Kolkata, Meghalaya, Kaziranga national park, Majuli island, Delhi, Agra & Varanasi to this tour. Your preferences can be included the way you want and according to your budget. ** Best time for Arunachal Pradesh: October - April ** Arunachal Pradesh is one of the most densely forested states of India where a large number of tribes live. Some of the main tribes are Adi, Galo, Apatani, Nyishi, Hill Miri. Apart from these, there are many ... Read more >
From £1,050 excluding flights

Ladakh and Changtang cultural tour, India

Welcome! We are happy to see that you are interested in Ladakh and Changtang. This tour can be customized according to your preference by adding Kargil. We understand that you may have preference that may not be mentioned in the itinerary. But it can always be included the way you want and according to your budget. Since you will be arriving via Delhi, we can also give you few days of culturally immersive tour in capital city ** Best time: June - September. (Season for migration of Changpa people) ** Ladakh is cold mountain desert that lies in the rain shadow area of Himalayas. The region has many trails that link to the ancient silk route that was once used for trading with central Asia ... Read more >
From £950 including domestic flights only

Himalayan Kinnaur, Sangla and Spiti Valley tour

Welcome! Thank you for showing interest in the tour of Kinnaur, Sangla and Spiti valley. This tour can be customized according to your preference by adding interesting tours in a) Delhi, b) Agra, c) Jaipur, d) Varanasi, e) Punjab or any other place of your choice in India. Your tour of Spiti, Kinnaur and Sangla itself can be customized according to the number of days and your choice of activities. ** Best time: June - October ** This holiday is perfect for those who like to experience the destination as much as the road journey. Therefore this experience is travel intensive. If you want to go slow on this journey and stop at places for more days, we will customize the trip for you. ... Read more >
From £800 excluding flights
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