Mystical and spiritual, chaotic and confounding, India overflows with riches.


  • Discover fascinating Delhi, featuring Qutb Minar, Gandhi Smriti, Lal Qila, Jama Masjid, and the colorful Chandni Chowk market.
  • In Jaipur, visit the stunning Hawa Mahal, the elaborately carved pink sandstone “Palace of the Winds.” Enjoy dinner in the home of a multigenerational Rajasthan family.
  • Drive through Ranthambore National Park, a 512-square-mile natural preserve that is home to hundreds of species of birds, reptiles, and mammals, including the Bengal tiger.
  • Visit Sarnath, one of Buddhism’s four holiest sites, where the Buddha first taught after achieving enlightenment.
  • Cruise along the Ganges, where Hindu pilgrims offer lit lamps to the deities and perform their rituals along the ghats leading to the river.

Itinerary at a Glance

November 3 Depart gateway city
November 4 Arrive Delhi
November 5 Delhi
November 6 Delhi
November 7 Pushkar
November 8 Pushkar
November 9 Jaipur
November 10 Jaipur
November 11 Sanganer
November 12 Ranthambore
November 13 Ranthambore
November 14 Kalakho
November 15 Abhaneri | Agra
November 16 Agra
November 17 Varanasi
November 18 Varanasi | Sarnath
November 19 Varanasi
November 20 Delhi
November 21 Return flight

Optional Extension(s)

Posttour: Nepal five days/four nights

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