What comes to mind when you think about India? The iconic Taj Mahal, the mighty river Ganga, exotic spices, and colourful markets teeming with people? This experience is about all of that and so much more. We will lead you to fascinating places, both popular and offbeat. Our fun and insightful storytellers will let you in on these cities' best-kept secrets.You will relish delicious Indian cuisines, in fine restaurants and in the homes of our warm hosts, and even learn some fine Indian cooking tips. Engaging with local art forms and artists, you will get a first-hand feel of the Indian culture.
Come, join us for an intimate exploration of India and carry back memories for a life-time. We will connect you to India in such a way that you will be experiencing it through the eyes of the people who love their city, a rare glimpse into their world, your eyes and hearts will be opened by connecting with this culture and communities.
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Days 1 - 3
Early morning arrival, we spend in Delhi, doing lots of walking through Old Delhi, New Delhi, eating, visiting textile markets, hanging with Emma’s local friends & start the days with morning yoga. Delhi accommodation stay at Scarlette’s. Wednesday afternoon we fly to Udaipur and stay at Hotel Udaigarh.
Days 4 - 6
We will be in Udaipur staying in an amazing Haveli where a scene from Marigold Hotel was filmed, in the city centre, exploring Monsoon Palace, Lake tours, City Palace, shopping in fabric, accessories and jewellery markets. Saturday night we catch an overnight train to Agra.
Days 7- 8
We spend in Agra, we walk through the old city, explore the spice markets, eat with Mughul family, in one of the oldest houses in the area with views of the Taj Mahal. Do an early morning tour of the Taj Mahal, followed by a breakfast walk. Catch a taxi back to Delhi. Overnight train to Varanasi.
Benaras, explore Buddha area in Sarnath, walk through the old streets, visiting weavers’ cottages, eat in a 300 year old writers residence, cruise down the Ganges, watch an evening sunset aarti. Fly from Benaras to Delhi, depart direct from Delhi to home.
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Y O U R G U I D E , E M M A
"An experience of a lifetime. I’m personally taking you on this trip, it is customised to be authentic relaxed but invigorating to the senses. To leave a beautiful lasting impression of India for you to talk about the memories with your friends for a very long time. What you will see, and experience is much more than I can put into words. I look forward to you joining me."
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