North To South India On A Shoestring

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Run by: G Adventures

Reference number: AHDC

From: £1189.15

From the hectic pace of northern Delhi to the beaches of Goa and the fishing nets of relaxed Kochi, this epic journey packages the subcontinent’s highlights into three well-paced weeks. Watch the sunrise at Savitri temple in Pushkar and explore the canals of Alleppey on your way to a homestay with a local family. With your€commodation and transport arranged by our Chief Experience Officers (CEOs), you can concentrate on choosing your own adventure. Pack your trip with everything you want — and nothing you don’t. What are you waiting for? Lush hills, bustling cities, and mouth-watering curries await!

Day 1 Delhi

Arrive any time.

Day 2 Delhi/Āgra

Take a morning train to Agra, then a guided tour of the impressive Taj Mahal. Opt to visit Agra Fort and Baby Taj.

Day 3 Āgra/Jaipur

Take an orientation walk around town, then enjoy free time to explore other sites around town. Opt to see a Bollywood film.

Day 4 Jaipur

Enjoy a guided tour of the Amber Fort before having a free afternoon in Jaipur to explore the city.

Day 5 Jaipur/Tordi Sāgar (1D)

Dive into rural life by visiting potters, cobblers, and markets. Opt to take a jeep safari or camel cart ride to the dunes for sunset. Head out for a hike in the hills or get a henna tattoo from local women.

Day 6 Tordi Sāgar/Pushkar (1B, 1L)

Enjoy a local lunch prepared by traditional methods at a village hamlet. Go on an orientation walk upon arrival to Pushkar.

Day 7 Pushkar

In the morning, climb Savitri Temple, perched atop a hill, and catch the sunrise. Enjoy some free time for shopping or yoga. Opt to partake in a traditional dinner in the desert cooked by cameleers, with local entertainment.

Day 8 Pushkar/Udaipur

Take an orientation walk and an optional boat ride.

Days 9-10 Udaipur

Free time to explore the "Venice of the East" with its lakes, palaces, and narrow lanes.

Day 11 Udaipur/Mumbai

Take a local bus to Ahmedabad and explore the famous Gandhi Ashram at Sabarmati. Overnight train from Ahmedabad to Mumbai.

Day 12 Mumbai

Arrive to Mumbai and take an orientation walk of Colaba and Fort Area. Enjoy free time to explore the bustling metropolis of Mumbai.

Day 13 Mumbai/Goa

In the morning, hop on a short flight to Goa. Head to the beaches of North Goa, sample tasty treats at the night markets, and take in the nightlife of this coastal state.

Day 14 Goa

Enjoy a free day to wind down in North Goa. Visit nearby beaches, scour the markets, and be sure to try to some delicious Goan cuisine and fresh seafood.

Day 15 Goa/Kochi

Fly to southern India and explore this major port city.

Day 16 Kochi/Alleppey (1L, 1D)

Explore the Jewish Quarter before continuing to Alleppey. Experience local life at a homestay, and enjoy a guided walk along the lagoon.

Day 17 Alleppey/Kollam (1B, 1L)

Explore the backwaters and its unique ecosystem on a ferry cruise. Transfer to Kollam.

Day 18 Kollam/Varkala

Enjoy lots of free time to explore the town, get treated by local healers, or visit the Varkala Temple.

Day 19 Varkala

Spend time wandering the peaceful gardens of an ashram devoted to Kerala’s most eminent spiritual and social reformer and the mystical Janardhana Swamy Temple, or just head to the beach to relax and watch the Arabian Sea.

Day 20 Varkala/Kochi

Return to Kochi. Take an orientation walk to Fort Kochi, St Francis Church, and the Chinese fishing nets. Opt to take in a local Kathakali dance performance.

Day 21 Kochi

Depart at any time.

Departures

Departure Date Return Date Availability Price
19/11/2018 09/12/2018 0 £1248.65
26/11/2018 16/12/2018 10 £1248.65
03/12/2018 23/12/2018 7 £1274.15
10/12/2018 30/12/2018 0 £1499.00
17/12/2018 06/01/2019 0 £1274.15
07/01/2019 27/01/2019 2 £1274.15
14/01/2019 03/02/2019 8 £1274.15
21/01/2019 10/02/2019 6 £1274.15
28/01/2019 17/02/2019 9 £1274.15
04/02/2019 24/02/2019 0 £1274.15
11/02/2019 03/03/2019 0 £1274.15
18/02/2019 10/03/2019 10 £1274.15
25/02/2019 17/03/2019 0 £1274.15
04/03/2019 24/03/2019 11 £1274.15
11/03/2019 31/03/2019 4 £1274.15
18/03/2019 07/04/2019 0 £1274.15
25/03/2019 14/04/2019 10 £1274.15
01/04/2019 21/04/2019 0 £1189.15
08/04/2019 28/04/2019 15 £1189.15
15/04/2019 05/05/2019 11 £1189.15
12/08/2019 01/09/2019 18 £1399.00
19/08/2019 08/09/2019 18 £1399.00
26/08/2019 15/09/2019 18 £1399.00
02/09/2019 22/09/2019 13 £1399.00
09/09/2019 29/09/2019 18 £1399.00
16/09/2019 06/10/2019 18 £1399.00
23/09/2019 13/10/2019 18 £1399.00
30/09/2019 20/10/2019 17 £1399.00
07/10/2019 27/10/2019 17 £1469.00
14/10/2019 03/11/2019 17 £1469.00
21/10/2019 10/11/2019 18 £1469.00
28/10/2019 17/11/2019 18 £1469.00
04/11/2019 24/11/2019 18 £1469.00
11/11/2019 01/12/2019 18 £1469.00
18/11/2019 08/12/2019 18 £1469.00
25/11/2019 15/12/2019 16 £1469.00
02/12/2019 22/12/2019 18 £1499.00
09/12/2019 29/12/2019 18 £1499.00
16/12/2019 05/01/2020 18 £1499.00
06/01/2020 26/01/2020 18 £1499.00
13/01/2020 02/02/2020 18 £1499.00
20/01/2020 09/02/2020 18 £1499.00
27/01/2020 16/02/2020 0 £1499.00
03/02/2020 23/02/2020 18 £1499.00
10/02/2020 01/03/2020 18 £1499.00
17/02/2020 08/03/2020 18 £1499.00
24/02/2020 15/03/2020 0 £1499.00
02/03/2020 22/03/2020 18 £1499.00
09/03/2020 29/03/2020 0 £1499.00
16/03/2020 05/04/2020 18 £1499.00
23/03/2020 12/04/2020 18 £1499.00
06/04/2020 26/04/2020 18 £1399.00
17/08/2020 06/09/2020 18 £1399.00
31/08/2020 20/09/2020 18 £1399.00
14/09/2020 04/10/2020 18 £1399.00
28/09/2020 18/10/2020 18 £1399.00
05/10/2020 25/10/2020 18 £1469.00
12/10/2020 01/11/2020 18 £1469.00
19/10/2020 08/11/2020 18 £1469.00
26/10/2020 15/11/2020 0 £1469.00
02/11/2020 22/11/2020 18 £1469.00
09/11/2020 29/11/2020 0 £1469.00
16/11/2020 06/12/2020 18 £1469.00
23/11/2020 13/12/2020 18 £1469.00
30/11/2020 20/12/2020 0 £1469.00
07/12/2020 27/12/2020 18 £1499.00
14/12/2020 03/01/2021 18 £1499.00
21/12/2020 10/01/2021 18 £1499.00
28/12/2020 17/01/2021 18 £1499.00

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