India’s North & South – Premium Adventure

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Small group
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  • Experience the diverse cultures of North and South India
  • Explore the Delhi backstreets with people who lived within them as children
  • See architectural wonders, including the Taj Mahal
  • Enjoy a nature walk and afternoon boat cruise in Periyar National Park
  • Cruise the Kerala backwaters from the comfort of a traditional houseboat


India’s North & South – Premium Adventure

Day 1

Arrive in the bustling city of Delhi. Afternoon visit Humayun’s Tomb

Day 2

Delhi; New to Old, experience the delights off the beaten path

Day 3

To Agra. Afternoon visit of Agra Fort

Day 4

Sunrise at the Taj Mahal before travelling to Jaipur, stopping at the Abhaneri Step Well en route

Day 5

Jaipur’s Amer Fort, bazaars and foodie tour

Day 6

Feel like royalty at Neemrana Fort-Palace

Day 7

Fly south to Kerala

Day 8

Cochin sightseeing, drive to Munnar

Day 9

Morning walk through the tea plantations to a hilltop station

Day 10

On to Thekkady. Afternoon spice plantation visit and cooking demonstration with a local family

Day 11

Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary; morning jungle walk followed by afternoon boat cruise on the lake

Day 12

Wake up with yoga. Continue to Alleppey and overnight on a houseboat

Day 13

Leave the houseboat and drive to Kovalam

Day 14

Free day to relax on the beach or optional day trip to Kanyakumari

Day 15

Ends in Kovalam


  • Eight nights in premium hotels, three nights in heritage stays, two nights in epic stays, one night on a houseboat
  • Group normally 4 to 16, plus leader. Minimum age: 16
  • Travel by air-conditioned private bus and domestic flight
  • Countries visited: India


  • All breakfasts, four lunches, seven dinners
  • All transport and listed activities (including one internal flight)
  • Entrances fees to monuments (as per itinerary)
  • Walking tour of Delhi’s back streets supporting Salaam Baalak Trust
  • Tea plantation walk with picnic lunch
  • Nature walk and boat cruise (sharing basis) in Periyar
  • Tips for local staff
  • Named tour leader, chosen for their expertise and great customer feedback
  • Free arrival and departure transfers for everyone


  • Travel insurance
  • Visas and vaccinations
  • Tips for the Tour Leader
  • Single accommodation (available on request)



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