India

  • Explore the Himalayan town of Darjeeling
  • Early morning boat trip on the Ganges River at Varanasi
  • Explore the erotic sculptures at the temples of Khajuraho
  • Guided tour of the Taj Mahal and Agra Fort
  • Guided tour of Jaipur
  • Optional hot air balloon ride over Jaipur
  • Guided tour of Old Delhi
  • Visit the Karni Mata (Rat Temple)
  • Overnight camel safari into the Thar Desert with local Rajasthani camel drivers, camping out in the desert, sleeping under the stars
  • Experience Indian hospitality at homestays
  • Guided visit to Mehrangarh Fort & Palace, Jodhpur
  • Jain Temple of Ranakpur
  • Travel off the beaten track on the backroads of rural Rajasthan
  • Visit the temples, forts and caves of Mandu, Ajanta & Ellora
  • Take a tour of the Dharavi slum areas of Mumbai
  • Relax on the beaches of Goa
  • Explore the historical sites of Hampi by rickshaw and on foot
  • Visit the spectacular Mysore Palace
  • Hike through tea plantations and visit waterfalls and a wildlife sanctuary near the hill-station of Wayanad
  • Take a local boat to Fort Cochin to visit the sites
  • Experience a classical Indian dance-drama performance
  • Overnight houseboat cruise on the tranquil Keralan backwaters of Alleppey
  • Relax on the beaches of Varkala in Kerala
  • Enjoy delicious and diverse Indian cuisine throughout your travels!
  • Experience sunrise on the southern tip of India with thousands of locals
  • Explore the French-influenced town of Pondicherry
  • Visit a crocodile farm
  • Travel off the beaten track through Andhra Pradesh, one of the least developed states in India
  • 5-6 day guided tour of the rarely-visit Odisha Tribal Regions
  • Explore the pilgrim route of Puri by cycle-rickshaw
  • Take a bamboo-pole-driven canoe ride on Chilika Lake
  • Cycle through the rice paddies and rural hamlets near Puri
  • Travel on a local train from Puri to Kolkata
  • Start and finish in the fascinating and vibrant city of Kolkata

Bhutan

  • Guided tour of the capital, Thimphu
  • Cross the spectacular Dochu La Pass
  • Visit the Punakha Dzong (Palace of Great Happiness)
  • Experience Bhutanese life and hospitality at homestays
  • Trongsa Dzong, the ancestral home of Bhutan’s royal family
  • Hike in the hills above Bumthang to the Padtshaling Monastery
  • Visit the Gangtey Gompa
  • Hike the Shasila Trail and to the village of Rinchengang
  • Explore the Paro Dzong
  • Visit the “Tiger’s Nest” monastery which clings to the rock face 900m above the valley floor

Nepal

  • Wild camp in the Himalayan foothills
  • Bis Hajaar Tal (20,000 Lakes) wetland area
  • Explore Chitwan National Park by canoe and on foot
  • Traditional Nepali dance demonstration
  • Explore the fascinating and vibrant city of Kathmandu

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