Discover IndiaDelhi to Kochi
From the hectic pace of northern Delhi to the beaches of Goa and the fishing nets of relaxed Kochi, this epic journey packages the subcontinent's highlights into three well-paced weeks. Watch the sunrise at Savitri temple in Pushkar and explore the canals of Alleppey on your way to a homestay with a local family. With your hotel and transport arranged by our CEOs, you can concentrate on choosing your own adventure. Pack your trip with everything you want and nothing you don't. What are you waiting for? Lush hills, bustling cities, and mouth-watering curries await!
Admire the Taj Mahal and Amber Fort, capture colourful Rajasthan in your viewfinder, relax on quiet beaches in Goa, connect with the locals at a homestay, savour delicious Indian cuisine
Train, metro, local bus, charter bus, jeep, tuk tuk, boat, plane, private vehicle.
Simple hotels or guesthouse (twin-share) (18 nts), overnight train (1 nt), homestay (1 nt).
Carte Blanche: Udaipur Local Living: Alleppey Homestay, Alleppey. Entrance and guided tour of the Taj Mahal (Agra). Rural Tordi Sagar tour with local guide. Sunrise at Savitri Temple (Pushkar). Gandhi Ashram visit (Ahmedabad). Guided Kerala boat tour and homestay. Morning ferry cruise on Kollam's backwaters. Neendakara Fishing Harbour visit. Orientation walks in Jaipur, Pushkar, Udaipur, Mumbai, Kochi, and Kollam. Internal flights. All transport between destinations and to/from included activities.
Day 1 Delhi
Arrive any time.
Day 2 Delhi/Agra
Take a morning train to Agra, then a guided tour of the impressive Taj Mahal. Opt to visit Agra Fort and Baby Taj.
Day 3 Agra/Jaipur
Take an orientation walk around town, then enjoy free time to explore other sites around town. Opt to see a Bollywood film.
Day 4 Jaipur
Enjoy a guided tour of the Amber Fort before having a free afternoon in Jaipur to explore the city.
Day 5 Jaipur/Tordi SÄgar (1D)
Dive into rural life by visiting potters, cobblers, and markets. Opt to take a jeep safari or camel cart ride to the dunes for sunset. Head out for a hike in the hills or get a henna tattoo from local women.
Day 6 Tordi SÄgar/Pushkar (1B, 1L)
Enjoy a local lunch prepared by traditional methods at a village hamlet. Go on an orientation walk upon arrival to Pushkar.
Day 7 Pushkar
In the morning, climb Savitri Temple, perched atop a hill, and catch the sunrise. Enjoy some free time for shopping or yoga. Opt to partake in a traditional dinner in the desert cooked by cameleers, with local entertainment.
Day 8 Pushkar/Udaipur
Take an orientation walk and an optional boat ride.
Days 9-10 Udaipur
Free time to explore the "Venice of the East" with its lakes, palaces, and narrow lanes.
Day 11 Udaipur/Mumbai
Take a local bus to Ahmedabad and explore the famous Gandhi Ashram at Sabarmati. Overnight train from Ahmedabad to Mumbai.
Day 12 Mumbai
Arrive to Mumbai and take an orientation walk of Colaba and Fort Area. Enjoy free time to explore the bustling metropolis of Mumbai.
Day 13 Mumbai/Goa
In the morning, hop on a short flight to Goa. Head to the beaches of North Goa, sample tasty treats at the night markets, and take in the nightlife of this coastal state.
Day 14 Goa
Enjoy a free day to wind down in North Goa. Visit nearby beaches, scour the markets, and be sure to try to some delicious Goan cuisine and fresh seafood.
Day 15 Goa/Kochi
Fly to southern India and explore this major port city.