Our favourite routes through India

We tailor our holidays to suit you and your preferences - you call the shots, and we make it happen.
That said, there are optimal routes - paths which connect a country’s highlights, and itineraries that we’ve tried and tested over decades of travel in Asia.

You’ll find a selection of our favourite journeys below. Each works perfectly ‘out of the box’, but please don’t feel restricted by them, as they can all be adapted to include your preferences or omit the bits you don’t want. After all, it is your holiday!

India With Ease

12 days from £2,155US$2,808

from £2,155US$2,808

In a country as large and diverse as India, where do you begin? Our India with Ease itinerary is great for a first visit to the country, combining cities and beach, culture and wildlife. It’s a tempting introduction that will leave you wanting more. See more

Visiting: Delhi, Agra, Taj Mahal, Ranthambore National Park, Bundi, Jaipur, Goa

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Simply Kerala

12 days from £1,805US$2,352

from £1,805US$2,352

Explore the southern state of Kerala, from the beach and backwaters, to the tea plantations and hill stations, in a well-balanced, leisurely-paced two week holiday. See more

Visiting: Cochin, Kodikulam, Munnar, Thekkady, Backwaters Houseboat, Marari Beach

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Rajasthan in Style

13 days from £2,463US$3,209

from £2,463US$3,209

In a comfortable two-week duration, our Rajasthan In Style itinerary includes unique accommodation and cherry-picked experiences that are every bit as memorable and enticing as the destinations themselves. See more

Visiting: Jaipur, Barli, Jodhpur, Jawai, Udaipur

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An Insider's India

12 days from £2,336US$3,044

from £2,336US$3,044

This 12-day itinerary offers a North Indian experience away from the tourist masses. You’ll delve behind the scenes of the cities to witness local life, mingle with royal blood and spot endangered wildlife in Uttar Pradesh, sampling authentic cuisine along the way. See more

Visiting: Delhi, Agra, Chambal, Lucknow, Allahabad, Varanasi

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Walk on the Wild Side

13 days from £2,912US$3,794

from £2,912US$3,794

Madhya Pradesh is a little-visited corner of India and a hit with the SA team. The state is home to ancient temples, historic towns and an impressive six national parks. After exploring Delhi & Agra, Walk on the Wild Side journeys through this undiscovered state. See more

Visiting: Delhi, Agra, Taj Mahal, Gwalior, Orchha, Khajuraho, Panna National Park, Bandhavgarh National Park, Kanha National Park

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Essential Tamil Nadu & the Andamans

16 days from £2,166US$2,822

from £2,166US$2,822

One of our most tantalising India holidays, our Essential Tamil Nadu & the Andamans itinerary will carry you on a blissful journey through rich spiritual culture, bohemian towns, superb cuisine, to finish with a blissful spell in the tropical Andaman Islands.

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Visiting: Mamallapuram, Pondicherry, Tanjore, Chettinad, Palani Hills, Madurai, Chennai, The Andamans

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Kerala with a Twist

13 days from £2,259US$2,943

from £2,259US$2,943

Often overlooked by tourists, the northern regions of Kerala reward visitors with a more raw, undeveloped Keralan experience, which is showcased in our 13-day Kerala with a Twist holiday. See more

Visiting: Cochin, Pallakad, Wayanad, Tellicherry, Backwaters Houseboat, Neeleshwar Beach

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Foothills of the Himalayas

13 days from £1,979US$2,579

from £1,979US$2,579

North of Delhi lie the Foothills of the Himalayas - home to spiritual towns and stunning mountain scenery, former hill stations and tea plantations - and this 13-day holiday takes it all in. See more

Visiting: Delhi, Haridwar, Chandigarh, Shimla, Palampur, Dharamshala, Amritsar

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