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Jama Masjid Mosque, Old Delhi
Map of Golden Triangle Tour - 6 Days
Golden Triangle Tour - 6 Days

Perhaps the most popular route in India, you'll visit the three famous sites of India's northwest—Delhi, Agra, and Jaipur—known as the Golden Triangle. You'll travel by road or train over the course of six days, exploring each city's cultural and historical heritage. This is a great tour for people's first visit to India if you're looking to see the main highlights.

The Taj Mahal
India & Nepal: Delhi, Kathmandu, Agra, and Jaipur - 10 Days

This 10-day itinerary includes the three cities of India's Golden Triangle, as well as a few days exploring the Shupas and palaces of Kathmandu. Explore Delhi, then fly into Nepal before returning to India to visit Agra's beautiful architecture—including the famous Taj Mahal—and Jaipur's massive Amber Fort.

See the best of India's famous Golden Triangle as a family
Map of Family Adventure in India’s Golden Triangle - 7 Days
Family Adventure in India’s Golden Triangle - 7 Days

For a week-long family holiday you'll never forget, try India's Golden Triangle—a region jam-packed with ancient sites and natural wonders. As you hop between Delhi, Agra, and Jaipur, you'll see magnificent monuments like the Taj Mahal with your own eyes, explore wild nature reserves, and experience India's vibrant cultures and cuisines. Travel by car, tuk-tuk, rickshaw, and even elephant as you make memories that will become family legends.

City Palace and Pichola Lake, Udaipur, India
Map of Explore the Heritage & Cuisine of Rajasthan – 9 Days
Explore the Heritage & Cuisine of Rajasthan – 9 Days

Discover Rajasthan's unique heritage and cuisine on this extensive nine-day tour. You'll visit the region's most famous landmarks, from UNESCO-listed wonders like the Amer Palace Fort and Taj Mahal to sacred ghats in Udaipur and religious monuments like Pushkar's Brahma Temple. Along the way, you'll sample typical Rajasthan dishes on street food tours led by local guides and take a cooking class at a family home in Jaipur.

The Agra Fort
Map of Rajasthan's Golden Triangle:  New Delhi, Agra, Jaipur - 7 Days
Rajasthan's Golden Triangle: New Delhi, Agra, Jaipur - 7 Days

Explore some of the most incredible architectural wonders in India and immerse yourself in culture on this tour of three cities. You'll start by experiencing the energy of Delhi before continuing on to see the Taj Mahal in Agra. Top it all off with a tour of the Pink City of Jaipur, where you'll tour even more grand palaces. Get ready to be amazed and left wanting to see more of India on this 7-day adventure. 

Taj Mahal
Map of  Golden Triangle Tour: Delhi, Agra & Jaipur - 5 Days
Golden Triangle Tour: Delhi, Agra & Jaipur - 5 Days

This five-day tour includes the best of India’s Golden Triangle (Delhi, Agra, and Jaipur), including the Taj Mahal, the Red Fort, Jaipur's City Palace, and lots more. See the highlights of northern India in this fast-paced, fun-filled tour that gives you a taste of the region's fascinating culture and beautiful architecture.

Marvel at the historic Red Fort in Delhi
Map of Golden Triangle & Ranthambore National Park - 10 Days
Golden Triangle & Ranthambore National Park - 10 Days

This 10-day tour is the perfect way to see India's Golden Triangle, with an extra couple of days at Ranthambore National Park to go on a tiger safari. You'll explore Old Delhi's narrow streets and busy markets, see the famous Taj Mahal and nearby Itmad-ud-Daula, the "baby Taj Mahal," visit Jaipur's Amber Fort, and much more.

Sunrise over the Taj Mahal in Agra
Highlights of Northern India: Delhi to Kolkata - 12 Days

Immerse yourself in the magic of northern India on this spectacular 12-day cultural tour. Setting out from Delhi, you'll delve into the famed Golden Triangle as you learn to cook with locals in Jaipur, watch the sunrise over the Taj Mahal in Agra, and explore the ancient wonders of Orchha and Khajuraho. After floating down the Ganges in Varanasi and walking in the Buddha's footsteps at Sarnath, continue east to end in the West Bengal capital of Kolkata.

Taj Mahal
Map of Taj Mahal & City Highlights of India: Delhi, Agra & Mumbai - 6 Days
Taj Mahal & City Highlights of India: Delhi, Agra & Mumbai - 6 Days

Immerse yourself in the vibrant colors, sights, smells, and sounds of India on this six-day journey through the country's largest bustling metropolises. Cycle the narrow winding streets of Old Delhi, see the Taj Mahal up close at sunrise, soak up centuries of ancient history at Agra Fort, and explore Mumbai's frenetic city life and many historical landmarks. Sample the rich spices of local delicacies along the way, and pick up artisanal crafts and clothing from busy markets to take home.

Capture a glimpse of life along Mother Ganga on this trip through northern India
Splendid North India: Golden Triangle, Varanasi & Kolkata - 16 Days

Experience the magic of northern India on this amazing 16-day trip from Delhi to Kolkata. Visit the Golden Triangle and Rajasthan, before following the holy Ganges River as it flows through Uttar Pradesh to Varanasi. From sunrise boat trips to breathtaking sunsets, ancient palaces, religious rituals, historic hotspots, and the chance to visit some of India's most incredible and influential cities, this trip has it all.

Kumarakom
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A Honeymoon Adventure in India & the Maldives - 14 Days

Combine bucket-list sites with relaxation on this memorable 14-day honeymoon in India and the Maldives. You'll go on sightseeing tours in Delhi, Agra, Jaipur, and Kochi, seeing famous attractions such as the Red Fort, the Taj Mahal, and Hawa Mahal. Then, you'll be able to spend quality time together on a houseboat cruise in Kumarakom before transferring to a dreamy resort in the Maldives for a luxurious end to your trip.

Marvel at the grandeur that is Agra's famous Taj Mahal
Map of Highlights of the Golden Triangle & Jodhpur - 11 Days
Highlights of the Golden Triangle & Jodhpur - 11 Days

Experience India's famous Golden Triangle, plus the scenic Blue City of Jodhpur, on this 11-day journey. After arriving in Mumbai, travel to Jodhpur to explore the city's attractions, including the sprawling Mehrangarh Fort, and visit Bishnoi for a taste of village life. Next, enjoy sightseeing, shopping, market visits, handicrafts, and a cooking class in Jaipur. Head to Agra to see the world-famous Taj Mahal and finish with the famous sights of New Delhi, like the Red Fort and Lotus Temple.

North India's Golden Triangle
Map of North India's Golden Triangle - 10 Days
North India's Golden Triangle - 10 Days

The Golden Triangle in North India symbolizes three pinnacles: culture, heritage, and metamorphosis. Your 10-day journey begins in the capital city of New Delhi, where you can learn about both Islamic and Hindu influences. In Agra, which symbolizes love, you will visit the grand wonder that is the Taj Mahal. A trip to Jaipur will reveal the beauty of the Pink City and its textile industry. On the final leg of your trip, you will visit Varanasi, where you will experience the live, iconic rituals along the Ganges, and visit the sacred Buddhist town of Sarnath.

Watch the world go by on a boat trip down the holy river Ganges in Varanasi
Map of Highlights of North India: Golden Triangle, Taj Mahal, Varanasi, & More - 10 Days
Highlights of North India: Golden Triangle, Taj Mahal, Varanasi, & More - 10 Days

From tigers to temples, and ancient palaces to bazaars, India is one of the most magical places in the world. This 10-day trip takes you all the way from the bustling capital and the holy city of Varanasi to Rajasthan, where we'll wander in the footsteps of past kings. Top that off with a trip to the Taj Mahal at sunrise and a tiger safari through one of northern India's biggest and most beautiful national parks and you're in for a whirlwind adventure through the heart of this amazing country.

Kids enjoying sweet treats near Jaipur
Map of Family Adventure in India's Golden Triangle  - 10 Days
Family Adventure in India's Golden Triangle - 10 Days

Experience the sights, sounds, and flavors of India on this 10-day, family-friendly highlights tour. Traveling through the famous Golden Triangle, you'll explore the popular stops of Delhi, Agra, and Jaipur, as well as several stunning nature reserves. Your family will see some of the world's most awe-inspiring temples and fortresses, taste fine cuisine, spot exciting wildlife (including tigers!), and make friends with an elephant or two on this varied and unforgettable adventure.

Experience the history and beauty of India from Rajasthan to Varanasi
Map of Best of North India: Golden Triangle, Varanasi, Rajasthan & Mumbai - 15 Days
Best of North India: Golden Triangle, Varanasi, Rajasthan & Mumbai - 15 Days

With its vivid colors, glittering heritage, fascinating cities, and beautiful countryside from lush green oases to the Thar desert, North India is like nowhere else on earth. This 15-day trip will take you to some of the north's top destinations, including the palaces and temples of Jaipur, Udaipur, and Jodphur, the Taj Mahal—the world's most famous monument to love—and one of the holiest cities in the world, Varanasi, before winding up in the bustling metropolis of Mumbai.

Marari Beach
The Golden Triangle, Mumbai & Kerala - 14 Days

This two-week itinerary is a great way to see more of India and enjoy a balanced mix of beautiful landscapes and cultural activities. Visit Mumbai and New Delhi, then relax at an easier pace at Kerala's Marari Beach. On the way, you'll also see Agra—home of the Taj Mahal—Jaipur's Amber Fort, and charming Cochin.

The Royal Bengal Tiger at Ranthambore
Map of Golden Triangle & Wildlife Tour - 10 Days
Golden Triangle & Wildlife Tour - 10 Days

Spend ten days exploring one of India's most popular regions with this itinerary. You'll go from the historic monuments of Delhi to the famed Taj Mahal in Agra, then continue to Ranthambore to search for the Bengal tiger. End your trip in Jaipur, the gateway to one of India's most colorful states, before you return to Delhi.

Jaipur's Amer Fort reflects in nearby Maota Lake
Map of Golden Triangle & Rajasthan - 11 Days
Golden Triangle & Rajasthan - 11 Days

Featuring the famous Golden Triangle (Delhi - Jaipur - Agra) and its well-visited attractions, this complete 11-day itinerary offers an in-depth look into the Rajasthani culture. In addition to seeing Jama Masjid in Delhi, the Amer Fort in Jaipur, and the Taj Mahal in Agra, you'll wander historic mansions in Churu, visit with local artisans in Bagru, and marvel at architectural feats in Abhaneri and Fatehpur Sikri. You'll cook with locals, tour pink cities, and count the stars from the top of a sand dune.

A Hindu sadhu observing the city of Varanasi from the Ganges River
Map of Culture & Spiritualism in Northern India: Delhi, Agra & Varanasi - 6 Days
Culture & Spiritualism in Northern India: Delhi, Agra & Varanasi - 6 Days

Immerse yourself in Northern India's rich cultural and spiritual heritage on a six-day tour of Delhi, Agra, and Varanasi. Enjoy several different perspectives on the Taj Mahal, sample delicious street food in Agra Bazaar, experience a spiritual ceremony on the banks of the Ganges, take a yoga class in Varanasi and visit the birthplace of Buddhism in Sarnath. End your journey with a visit to a traditional market to watch sari weaving.

End the trip with two nights in Udaipur, situated on Lake Pichola
Map of India's Golden Triangle & Rajasthan Tour - 12 Days
India's Golden Triangle & Rajasthan Tour - 12 Days

This incredible 12-day tour takes you to the most famous sights of India's "Golden Triangle" as well as the Rajasthan region. Begin in Delhi, where you'll explore the bustling capital on a sightseeing tour. Then head to Agra to see the Taj Mahal and visit Kachhpura village for a heritage walk and high tea. Move on to Jaipur, stopping on the way to see the historic Fatehpur Sikri. Tour the city's forts and palaces, then soak in the scenic atmosphere of Jodhpur and Udaipur to finish the adventure.

Spend two days spotting tigers on safari in Ranthambore National Park
Map of India Golden Triangle & Wildlife Tour - 7 Days
India Golden Triangle & Wildlife Tour - 7 Days

Delve into India's architectural wonders and incredible wildlife on this seven-day Golden Triangle tour. Starting in the "Pink City" of Jaipur, you'll visit the world-famous Amer Palace Fort before heading on a safari to spot tigers in Ranthambore National Park. Then it's on to see the spectacular Taj Mahal at sunrise and explore bustling Agra. You'll end your trip in Delhi, discovering its markets, Red Fort, and lush Lodhi Garden.

Goa
Map of Highlights of India Honeymoon: Golden Triangle, Rajasthan & Goa - 14 Days
Highlights of India Honeymoon: Golden Triangle, Rajasthan & Goa - 14 Days

Start this memorable 14-day honeymoon by exploring India's Golden Triangle together. Learn about art and culture as you discover the highlights of Delhi, Agra, and Jaipur, then fly south to the "Venice of the East" in Udaipur. Your adventure finishes on the palm-fringed beaches of Goa, where you'll have lots of downtime to laze on its golden sands, try out some watersports, check off iconic sights such as the Basilica of Bom Jesus, and experience some of the region's renowned (and romantic) sunsets.

Enjoy the cuisine of India's north
Map of A Culinary Tour of North India: Delhi, Agra, Lucknow & Varanasi  - 9 Days
A Culinary Tour of North India: Delhi, Agra, Lucknow & Varanasi - 9 Days

Spend nine days in northern India, learning all about its food, culture, and history. Start in Delhi sightseeing and tasting its street food, feast on Peshawari cuisine in Agra after visiting its red sandstone fort, and dine with a descendant of the Nawabs in Lucknow. Your tour finishes in Varanasi on the River Ganges, where you'll try treats in a local market before you head back to Delhi for a final day of exploring.

People bathing in Pushkar holy lake in Rajasthan
Map of The Best of Rajasthan: Jaisalmer, Jodhpur, Pushkar, and More - 10 Days
The Best of Rajasthan: Jaisalmer, Jodhpur, Pushkar, and More - 10 Days

Explore the best Rajasthan has to offer with this 10-day tour that includes stops in Delhi, Jaisalmer, Jodhpur, Pushkar, Jaipur, and Agra, as well as a night under the stars in the desert. You'll ride camels and rickshaws, visit temples, markets, and forts, and see some of the most famous sights in India, including the Taj Mahal and Delhi's Red Fort.

Bengal tiger in Kanha National Park
Map of Safari & Cultural Tour of Northern India - 13 Days
Safari & Cultural Tour of Northern India - 13 Days

This 13-day itinerary is designed to maximize your chances of thrilling experiences with the Bengal tiger. You'll explore multiple natural habitats in the rural heart of India, including the deciduous forests of Kanha National Park and some of the country's most beautiful and pristine wildlife reserves. The trip is topped off with visits to the Taj Mahal, the city of Fatehpur Sikri, and the extraordinary Khajuraho temples.

Explore historic forts and palaces, like the beautiful Agra Fort
Map of Magic of the Golden Triangle - 8 Days
Magic of the Golden Triangle - 8 Days

Delve a little deeper into India's amazing Golden Triangle on this week-long tour. Explore ancient abandoned cities and historic capitals, cycle through the countryside, and visit local families and female artisans to learn more about everyday life in India. Take a food tour through Jaipur, experience the breathtaking Taj Mahal at sunrise, and discover some of the most amazing palaces and forts in Rajasthan before winding up in the mesmerizing bazaars in Delhi.

Street food cooking in Rajasthan
Map of Culinary Tour of Delhi, Uttar Pradesh & Rajasthan - 15 Days
Culinary Tour of Delhi, Uttar Pradesh & Rajasthan - 15 Days

Indian food is a global favorite, but as you'll discover on this tour, the country's culinary delights vary enormously by region, religion, and culture. On this culinary tour of North India, you'll sample the region's most iconic (and delicious) food. Starting with the best street food in Delhi, you'll travel east to try the distinct Dum Pukht method of cooking in Lucknow. In the desert state of Rajashtan, learn how the arid landscape has influenced cuisine. Along the way, you'll enjoy cooking classes and demos, meals with local hosts, and more.

See endangered Bengal tigers in Ranthambore National Park
Map of India's Tigers & Taj Mahal - 8 Days
India's Tigers & Taj Mahal - 8 Days

Visit the world-famous Taj Mahal and spot wild Bengal tigers on this eight-day tour of India. Touch down in the buzzing capital, New Delhi, where you'll explore grand mosques and maze-like markets before venturing deep into Rajasthan to tour UNESCO-listed Amer Palace Fort. Next, you'll escape into the wilds of Ranthambore National Park for tiger-spotting safaris amid "Jungle Book" scenery. The adventure ends in Agra, where you'll witness the wonder of the Taj Mahal at sunrise.

Taj Mahal
Map of India's Golden Triangle: Delhi, Agra, Ranthambore, Jaipur - 9 Days
India's Golden Triangle: Delhi, Agra, Ranthambore, Jaipur - 9 Days

This nine-day tour of India’s Golden Triangle (Delhi-Agra-Jaipur) combines fascinating culture, monumental architecture, untamed wildlife, and historic splendor. See some of the most compelling highlights of northern India, including the magnificent Taj Mahal, the "pink city" of Jaipur, and the wealth of attractions in Delhi. Nature lovers are also in luck, because in addition to the "classic" Golden Triangle Circuit, you'll also visit the Ranthambore National Park, where there's a high chance of spotting the Royal Bengal Tiger.

Discover the pink palace of Hawa Mahal in Jaipur
Map of Rajasthan Palaces & Forts: Delhi, Agra, Udaipur & Jaipur - 13 Days
Rajasthan Palaces & Forts: Delhi, Agra, Udaipur & Jaipur - 13 Days

Visit palaces, forts, and other wonders of the captivating state of Rajasthan. The journey begins in New Delhi, whose highlights you will explore before heading toward Agra, home of the majestic Taj Mahal. Then, it'll be time to enter Rajasthan: You'll see wild tigers in Ranthambore, visit the Step Wells of Bundi, and tour through Udaipur, the "Venice of the East." Head to the blue city of Jodhpur, make a pilgrimage to the sacred lake of Pushkar, and tour the beautiful state capital of Jaipur.

Maota Lake as seen from the top of Amer Palace Fort, Jaipur
Map of Natural & Cultural Splendors in India: Golden Triangle & Tigers - 9 Days
Natural & Cultural Splendors in India: Golden Triangle & Tigers - 9 Days

Marvel at the ancient cities, majestic architecture, and timeless beauty of India's spectacular Golden Triangle before heading deep into the jungle in search of the elusive Bengal tiger. Lose yourself in the bustling streets of Delhi, visit the Taj Mahal at sunrise, and explore the ancient royal cities of Fatehpur Sikri and Karauli, before joining a wildlife safari in Ranthambore National Park and going sightseeing in the magnificent Pink City—Jaipur.

The colorful Hawa Mahal in Jaipur
Map of India's Golden Triangle & Goa Tour - 9 Days
India's Golden Triangle & Goa Tour - 9 Days

Awaken all of your senses on this nine-day tour that starts in India's Golden Triangle and finishes on the beaches of Goa. Visit Delhi's landmarks by rickshaw, explore colorful temples in Jaipur, and spend a night among the Mughal mansions of Agra. Then it's off to the coast to discover tropical beaches and stunning architecture in Goa—where you'll spot waterfalls and exotic wildlife on a jungle tour and savor distinctive Goan flavors on an immersive food tour.

Check out Pushkar's Brahma Temple
Map of Cultural Highlights of Rajasthan: Delhi, Agra, Jaipur & Udaipur  - 13 Days
Cultural Highlights of Rajasthan: Delhi, Agra, Jaipur & Udaipur - 13 Days

Admire some of India's most spectacular buildings, have cooking lessons with a local family, and spot wildlife on this 13-day cultural tour of Rajasthan. In Agra, you'll marvel at the Taj Mahal and Agra Fort, in Pushkar, you can go on a camel ride in the countryside and desert, and you'll finish your tour in the romantic city of Udaipur.

Go in search for the elusive bengal tiger on a sunrise safari
Map of Tiger Lands of Central India: Delhi, Agra, Bandhavgarh, & Kanha - 12 Days
Tiger Lands of Central India: Delhi, Agra, Bandhavgarh, & Kanha - 12 Days

Come face to face with some of India's most amazing wildlife on this 12-day tiger and temple itinerary through the heart of Central India. Start in Delhi, where you'll take a tour through one of the oldest living cities in the world, visit Agra for a sunrise trip to the Taj Mahal, stop by Gwalior to explore the ancient fort and wander through the faded palaces of the Lost City of Orchha. Next, you'll travel into the heart of tiger country on sunrise and sunset wildlife safaris through some of India's biggest and most beautiful national parks.

Tour the magic of India with your family
Map of Family Discovery of Northern India: From the Himalaya to the Taj Mahal - 14 Days
Family Discovery of Northern India: From the Himalaya to the Taj Mahal - 14 Days

Adventurous families will love the off-the-beaten-path thrills of this two-week exploration of northern India. Start in the bustling capital of Delhi before flying to the mountains and lakes of the Ladakh region, where you'll visit remote monasteries, go whitewater rafting on the mighty Indus River, cross the dunes of Hundar by camel, and spend two nights at a comfortable lakeside camp. Fly south again to end your trip, meeting the monkeys of Agra Fort and watching the sunrise over the Taj Mahal.

Children peek over a balcony near Jaipur
Map of Family Adventure in India's Golden Triangle - 14 Days
Family Adventure in India's Golden Triangle - 14 Days

The history, culture, and natural beauty of India come together on this family-friendly two-week tour. Starting with the legendary Golden Triangle destinations of Delhi, Agra, and Jaipur, you and the kids will also explore some of Rajasthan's highlights, including the blue-washed streets of Jodhpur, the sacred site Pushkar, and India's most romantic city, Udaipur. Along the way, experience a Bollywood wedding, go on a tiger-spotting safari, learn to care for elephants, and cruise scenic Lake Pichola.

The Taj Mahal in the city of Agra
Map of Palaces, Villages, and Deserts of Rajasthan - 17 Days
Palaces, Villages, and Deserts of Rajasthan - 17 Days

During this 17-day excursion through Rajasthan, you'll see an array of palaces, monuments, villages, and deserts up close and personal. You'll spend the first two days in Dehli, where you'll visit historic mosques and tombs and take a rickshaw ride through the marketplace. Go on to visit an array of villages—from Mandawa to Bishnoi—where you'll learn about traditional life. Sightsee through historic cities such as Jaisalmer, Udaipur, and Jaipur, and one of the highlights is seeing the famous Taj Mahal made of white marble.

Explore the mighty Himalaya on this epic Indian adventure
Map of Myths, Mountains & Monuments of Northern India - 13 Days
Myths, Mountains & Monuments of Northern India - 13 Days

Experience the magic and mystique of northern India as you travel from Delhi to the heart of the Himalaya on this immersive 13-day tour. Along the way, visit the Taj Mahal and the Golden Temple, tour Tibetan Buddhist monasteries, ride on the historic Toy Train Railway, and explore the faded grandeur of Pragpur, India's first heritage village.

Other popular travel destinations in India
Delhi · Varanasi · Rajasthan · Ladakh · West Bengal · Kerala · Himachal Pradesh