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Incredible India

Prices From: A$2299.00
Tour Code: AHHH
Tour Duration: 21
Countries Visited: India


If you’re looking for a taste of India’s world class highlights, but still want to explore some of its hidden gems, this action-packed adventure serves up a great combination. Stand in awe of the Taj Mahal's perfection, wander the French Quarter of Pondicherry, search for tigers in the wild—experience the iconic highlights of the North before flying south for even more culture and wilderness. Appreciate the colours of Rajasthan and the Tamil-style of the Sri Meenakshi Temple. Our CEO will lead the way and eliminate the hassle so you can experience incredible India.

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Tour Itinerary

  • Day 1 Delhi - Arrive at any time.
  • Day 2 Delhi/Agra - Visit old Delhi, Jama Masjid, Gurdwara and Connaught Place. Drive to Agra in the afternoon.
  • Day 3 AgraVisit Taj Mahal, Red Fort and Baby Taj. - 
  • Day 4 Bharatpur - En route to Bharatpur, visit Fatehpur Sikri, the now deserted former capital of the Mughals. In the afternoon, you can take a cycle-rickshaw in Keoladeo National Park.
  • Days 5-6 Jaipur - Visit to Abhaneri, an ancient village set in the desert of Rajasthan, known for its beautiful baoris (stepwells) and the famous Harshat Mata temple. In the afternoon, reach Jaipur and visit the Hawa Mahal and Amber Fort. Option to watch a Bollywood movie in Raj Mandir.
  • Day 7 Delhi - Return to Delhi in the afternoon for one final opportunity to shop, explore or take more photographs.
  • Days 8-9 Kochi (Cochin) - Fly to Kochi. Orientation walk in Fort Kochi.
  • Days 10-11 Wayanad (Kalpetta) - Morning train to Kozhikode. Later scenic drive to Wayanad. Explore nature trails in Wayanad Wildlife Sanctuary and Eddakal prehistoric caves.
  • Day 12 Mudumalai Wildlife Sanctuary - Spend the night at the Mudumalai Wildlife Sanctuary. The sanctuary provides one of the most important refuges for the elephant and bison in India.
  • Days 13-14 Mysore - Visit to Chaumundi Temple and Somnathpur. Overnight train to Chennai on Day 14 and private bus to Mamallapuram.
  • Day 15-16 Mamallapuram (Mahabalipuram) - Visit the Shore temples.
  • Day 17 Thanjavur (Tanjore)/Tiruchirapalli (Trichy) - Journey to the next destination via Pondicherry—former French territory; wander the streets of the French Quarter, learn more about Sri Aurobindo Ghose and The Mother at the ashram, enjoy French delicacies served in one of the many restaurants and cafés. Take the afternoon train to Madurai.
  • Day 18 Madurai - Enjoy a cycle-rickshaw tour of Madurai and Sri Meenakshi temple.
  • Day 19 Thekkady (D) - Guided tour of the spice plantations in Cardamom hills.
  • Day 20 Kerala Backwaters Homestay (L,D) - Private bus to Alleppey and riverboat to homestay. Experience local life and enjoy guided walk along the lagoon.
  • Day 21 Kochi (B) - Tour ends on arrival in Kochi. Onward travel can be booked for 4pm or later.

Tour Dates

Start DateEnd DatePrice
27 Jan 201316 Feb 2013A$2299.00
15 Mar 201304 Apr 2013A$2299.00
17 Mar 201306 Apr 2013A$2299.00
28 Mar 201317 Apr 2013A$2299.00
07 Apr 201327 Apr 2013A$2299.00
21 Apr 201311 May 2013A$2299.00
28 Apr 201318 May 2013A$2299.00
05 May 201325 May 2013A$2299.00
12 May 201301 Jun 2013A$2299.00
19 May 201308 Jun 2013A$2299.00
26 May 201315 Jun 2013A$2299.00
02 Jun 201322 Jun 2013A$2299.00
09 Jun 201329 Jun 2013A$2299.00
16 Jun 201306 Jul 2013A$2299.00
23 Jun 201313 Jul 2013A$2299.00
30 Jun 201320 Jul 2013A$2299.00
07 Jul 201327 Jul 2013A$2299.00
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28 Jul 201317 Aug 2013A$2299.00
04 Aug 201324 Aug 2013A$2299.00
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25 Aug 201314 Sep 2013A$2299.00
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15 Sep 201305 Oct 2013A$2299.00
22 Sep 201312 Oct 2013A$2299.00
29 Sep 201319 Oct 2013A$2299.00
06 Oct 201326 Oct 2013A$2299.00
13 Oct 201302 Nov 2013A$2299.00
20 Oct 201309 Nov 2013A$2299.00
27 Oct 201316 Nov 2013A$2299.00
03 Nov 201323 Nov 2013A$2299.00
10 Nov 201330 Nov 2013A$2299.00
17 Nov 201307 Dec 2013A$2299.00
24 Nov 201314 Dec 2013A$2299.00
01 Dec 201321 Dec 2013A$2299.00
08 Dec 201328 Dec 2013A$2299.00
15 Dec 201304 Jan 2014A$2299.00
22 Dec 201311 Jan 2014A$2299.00
29 Dec 201318 Jan 2014A$2299.00

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