Days 12 : Arrival at Delhi
Jantra MantraDelhi is not only Indias capital but a food lovers
haven. We take to cycle rickshaws to explore the spice bazaars, join the
Sikhs in their Gurudwara for lunch and try one of Indias premium
restaurants for dinner.
Day 3 : Agra
Akbars magnificent Red Fort dominates central Agra. Along the river
set amid peaceful gardens stands the Taj Mahal an icon of India and a
Day 4 : Rajasthan
Travelling into rural Rajasthan we make our way to the regal fort of
Madhogarh for a night as guests of the royal family. Explore the village and
end the day with traditional music and dinner on the palace rooftop.
Days 56 : Jaipur
In Jaipur we drive out to Amber, the old palace situated high on a ridge,
and have the chance to wander the many colourful bazaars in the city. You
must try the delicious lassi a local specialty and a Rajasthani
Days 78 : Udaipur
Romantic Udaipur, city of palaces and lakes. We stroll the old city with
its artisans, tribal jewellery, miniature paintings and rooftop cafes. A
cooking lesson is followed by dinner at the famous Lake Palace hotel.
Day 9 : Ahmedabad
Goa BeachAhmedabad has it all, mosques and bazaars, museums and markets as
well as sumptuous Gujarati fare. We visit the Gandhi ashram, the Calico
Museum and the internationally renowned Utensil Museum.
Days 1012 : Mumbai
To arrive by train into Indias most charismatic city is to be
mesmerised by the diversity Mumbai has to offer. Home of Bollywood, the
Indian business elite, buzzing night spots and excellent seafood.
Days 1315 : Goa
Goa, nurtured by the Portuguese for centuries, is a beautifully distinct
region of India. Deteriorating cathedrals, coconut palms, villas, spice
gardens and beachside cafes serving great Goan food.