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Duration: 22 Days Route: Delhi to Delhi Style: Budget Expeditions Price: US$999.00


This India tour takes in some of northern India's greatest highlights, from the chaos of Delhi to the colours of Jaipur and Jodhpur. Explore the chaotic, spiritual Varanasi on the banks of the sacred Ganges River, explore the erotic architecture of Khahuraho, visit the iconic Taj Mahal and travel out towards the tropical desert of the far north-west. This is an all-encompassing tour of northern India from the Taj Mahal to the Thar Desert.

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Outline Itinerary

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Day 1 Arrive Delhi 2 India’s bustling capital, Delhi is a city that keeps you on your toes 3 An oasis town, Bikaner is nestled in the middle of the desert. Visit the Karni Mata Temple just outside the city 4 Wander the markets of Jaisalmer 5 Ride camels in to the desert and enjoy a traditional meal sleeping under the stars 6 Explore Jaisalmer’s medieval mud fortress 7-8 Known as the blue city, for best views of Jodhpur, visit the Majestic Fort 9-10 Visit the Lake Palace in Udaipur 11-12 Jaipur is a bustling, lively destination awash in pink 13-15 Visit the Taj Mahal from Agra 16 In Orchha you can visit the beautiful fort 17-18 Near Khajuraho is the exotic Kama Sutra Temple, renowned for the erotic sculptures 19 You can watch the pilgrims taking purifying dips in the Ganges in Varanasi 20 Return to Delhi by overnight train 21 Depart Delhi 22 Depart Delhi

What's Included

  • 17 nights in hotels, hostels & guesthouses, 1 nights on overnight camel safari, 3 nights on overnight trains

  • 1 breakfasts, 1 dinners

  • Travel by Train, Public Bus, Car, Camel, Overnight Train, Minibus

  • Tucan Travel Tour Leader, English-speaking local guide(s) on excursions

What's not Included

  • Local payment

  • International flights and departure taxes

  • Domestic flight taxes if applicable

  • Tips on included excursions, visas, travel insurance, personal items and single rooms.

  • Airport transfers and pre and post tour accommodation

  • Spending money – budget for meals, snacks, drinks, limited souvenirs, laundry, tips and any extras

  • Optional excursions - Please see our optional excursions guide on the dossier page for a comprehensive list of optional activities and excursions available on this tour.

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Customer Reviews


"We completed the Sacred Valley and Inca Trail trip with Tucan. It was a 7 day 6 night trip and all the accommodation and most of the meals were provided in the price. The guides provided were very friendly and very knowledgeable and the 2 guides stayed with the group for the whole trip. The setup of the hike was amazing, the porters were great and prepared delicious meals and prepared all the tents so when you arrive at the destination you could relax. I found the whole trip great value for money and would recommend Tucan to anyone about to take on the Inca Trail."

Posted on Nov 28, 2013 on reviews.co.uk

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