India Experience


Tour length 21 daysFrom New Delhi to Kovalam
Christmas & New Year
In-depth Cultural
Fully Guided

About this tour

Experience the real India on this comfortable introduction to the cultures of the north and the natural beauty of the south. Travelling from Delhi to Kovalam, see what that India has to offer on a 21-day adventure. The country’s highlights and hidden jewels are revealed against a backdrop of green through the Western Ghats and in the vibrant towns of Rajasthan. Visit India's lively cities contrasted with the quiet repose of tiny fishing villages, along with tea gardens, tribal homes and colonial enclaves. This wonderful introduction to the magic of India includes lavish palaces, vibrant bazaars, Bollywood blockbusters, and the incomparable Taj Mahal, so take time to discover its beating heart.Don’t underestimate the weather at any time of year in India. In the summer months, heat can be extreme. In winter months, some travellers have been surprised at the cool of the evenings. A hat, sunscreen, and clothing that can be layered will serve you well year-round.There are some early starts on this trip, allowing you to see more of the country in the captivating morning light.We’ll be visiting multiple temples during the trip and during these visits, you must wear clothing that covers the arms, legs, and shoulders.As we'll be walking through varying terrain in national parks and villages, a basic level of fitness and comfortable walking shoes are essential. Leech socks will be provided for the Periyar nature walk.Between December and February, flights and trains in the north can be delayed due to fog.
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Tour ID 1787
Tour length 21 days
Language English
Group size 12
Age range 18 - 99

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Intrepid Travel


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Day 1: Delhi
Day 2: Delhi
Day 3: Agra
Day 4: Jaipur
Day 5: Jaipur
Day 6: Varanasi
Day 7: Varanasi
Day 8: Delhi
Day 9: Chennai
Day 10: Mamallapuram – Puducherry
Day 11: Puducherry
Day 12: Karaikudi
Day 13: Madurai
Day 14: Madurai
Day 15: Periyar
Day 16: Periyar
Day 17: Kochi
Day 18: Kochi
Day 19: Kerala Backwaters
Day 20: Kovalam
Day 21: Kovalam


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