India’s Treasures

An ancient land, a diverse culture, a vibrant landscape. India has it all and a n adventure to India should be on any traveler’s agenda. So why not join me in February (19th through the 28th) of 2020 as we travel to the wondrous land of India.

India’s Gandhi International Airport

Delhi is the nation’s true cultural melting pot and a boisterous, bustling city of adventure. On our first full day here we’ll go on an exciting rickshaw ride through its teeming streets of color, sights, and sounds.

Delhi at night

Have no fear, though as our home base will be the refined and quietly luxurious Grand Hyatt of Delhi.

On our third day we’ll immerse ourselves in this bustling capital city with a tour of Old Delhi. We’ll see the Jama Masjid, their largest mosque. We’ll interact with the locals, explore its narrow streets, and enjoy an authentic meal while we learn all about the difference in curries.

Jama Masjid Mosque
Market in Delhi

Later we’ll journey to Humayun’s Tomb, the India Gate Memorial, the Parliament Building, the Holy Shrine of Sikhs, and the President’s residence.

India’s Memorial Gate

On our sixth day we’ll climb aboard a vintage jeep and have a tour of UNESCO World Heritage site, the Amber Fort and we’ll visit a local school whose children will provide a midday program supported by the efforts of the Collette Foundation.

India’s Agra Fort
Fresco of the City Palace, Jaipur
Yoga! In the land of its inception.

On our seventh day we’ll join a local instructor for a Yoga class and learn basic exercises and breathing techniques. Later we’ll travel to the quaint village of Samode and visit the private retreat of the Royal family.

Samode Bagh, our lunch spot for a day
The Pink City
We’ll make time for visits to local markets and restaurants
What visit to India would be complete without a visit to the Taj Mahal?

And of course we’ll spend time at one of the most impressive sites on our planet, the Taj Mahal. Built over 22 years in the 17th Century, the Taj is truly magnificent.

10 days of adventure to the colorful, exotic land of India with a once in a lifetime guide, Jeanne Hughston. What more could a traveler ask for? Call Jeanne today at 864 993 1955 or email her using the contact form below. And for a complete itinerary, just click here.

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