India is vast, but this tour will take you across its northern territories to discover all the bits of the fascinating region that you have always dreamt of discovering – the perfect introduction to India
Encompassing not only some of northern India's best-loved historical sites, but also its diverse natural wonders, this 'highlights' tour is ideally suited to the first-time visitor.
The journey begins in Delhi, with its British colonial and Mughal legacy, before you fly to the holy city of Varanasi on the banks of the Ganges. You then visit the astonishing temples in Khajuraho before travelling by train to Agra, site of the magnificent Taj Mahal. Two days are spent on the edge of the Ranthambore National Park, where the Royal Bengal tiger may be spotted, before you continue to the delightful 'pink city' of Jaipur. After visiting the imposing Amber Fort and a night deep in the Rajasthani countryside, you travel south to Udaipur, with its exquisite palaces and tranquil lake, where your journey ends.