North India Highlights Overview
- 2015-01-01 - 2015-12-31
Visit India and explore the highlights of the north on this adventure tour from Delhi to Varanasi. Discover the 'Pink City' of Jaipur, witness the Mughal splendours of Delhi and Agra, and soak up the ambiance of holy Varanasi. This wonderful introduction to the magic of India includes lavish palaces, vibrant bazaars, Kama Sutra temple carvings, Bollywood blockbusters and the incomparable Taj Mahal. Packed with highlights and hidden gems, take time to discover the beating heart of India.
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It's big, it's bold, it's busy - and there is nowhere in the world quite like it. Delhi's sights and sounds are sure to engage and intrigue.
Jaipur was designed by royalty and has delighted visitors for centuries with its pink-hued buildings, wonderful bazaars and rainbow of bright colours dancing along hectic streets.
Famed for the awe-inspiring Taj Mahal, Agra is a city with a fascinating history and is rich in Mughal heritage, lush gardens and exquisite buildings and temples.
Meaning 'hidden', Orchha is a small village with a grand history and is covered with 16th-century temples and buildings still standing proud.
Khajuraho is a small, friendly city that is best known for its Hindu and Jain temples that are adorned with erotic carvings depicting the Kama Sutra.
The holy city of Varanasi, sitting on the River Ganges for thousands of years, attracts scores of pilgrims and travellers wanting to discover something divine.
Delhi has been an important city in India for well over 2000 years, and its cultural richness and diversity radiates from every corner.
North India Highlights Reviews
Our North India Highlights trips score an average of 4.83 out of 5 based on 12 reviews in the last year.
North India Highlights, May 2014
Excellent trip - I loved it!
Review submitted 28 May 2014
North India Highlights, April 2014
1st time with Intrepid - would definitely travel with them again. Our guide, Kuldeep (PISI 140415), was brilliant - was able to converse with us to a very high standard, very knowledgeable on all subjects covered, interacted well with everyone, was keen to help individuals - he arranged to get my shoe fixed and apologised profusely on behalf of the hotel when our toilet failed to flush. Nothing was too much trouble - he was excellent!
Review submitted 15 May 2014
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