Heart of India

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Run by: Travel The Unknown

Reference number: 118

From: £2195

Discover the intriguing city of Lucknow by foot on a heritage walking tour, and sample its signature biryani dish. Witness sunrise and the aarti ceremony on the Ganges and amble through the labyrinthine streets in Varanasi. Cross into Madhya Pradesh and visit Khajuraho, renowned for its erotic temples. Stop at the sleepy temple town of Orchha then take the train to the 'lake city' of Bhopal, the only city in India ruled by begums (female Muslim rulers). Finally end your journey through the heart of India in the quaint spiritual riverside town of Maheshwar, famous for its ghats and impressive Ahilya Fort.

This trip has no fixed departures but restrictions may apply - check operator website

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