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Rajasthan, the South & the Ghats

Rajasthan, the South & the Ghats

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This is an Indian road journey combining some of India's real highlights such as Udaipur, Delhi, Jaisalmer and Mumbai, with some of the off the beaten track hidden gems. Hampi and Mandu are two of India's remarkable ghost cities and because they lie beyond the reach of your average visitor, they are rather exclusive. But a road journey is not just about driving and there is plenty of relaxed beach time in both Kerala and Goa as well as desert camel trips, national parks full of wildlife as well as a quintessential Indian train journey into the cool climes of the highlands and tea plantations around Ooty. Then of course, there are boat trips along the backwaters of Kerala, village life and home stays and the inevitable colour and hustle and bustle of India, culminating in the chaos that is Kolkata. The highlight of this journey though is the five days exploring the tribal lands of Odisha, away from the norms of Indian life.
  • Explore the backstreets and alleyways of bustling Delhi
  • Witness the holy rats in the Karni Mata rat temple near Bikaner
  • Explore Jaisalmer and all its fascintating sites
  • Overnight Rajasthan camel safari into the Thar Desert
  • Explore the blue city of Jodhpur and the mighty Mehrangarh fort
  • Overnight in a community guesthouse to experience true Indian hospitality
  • Visit and support the Sambhali Trust near Jodhpur
  • Discover the stunning white city of Udaipur
  • Visit an extensive hill-top fort from the Mughal era at Mandu
  • Explore the Buddhist, Jain and Hindu Caves and templed of Ellora and Ajanta
  • Explore chaotic and fascinating Mumbai
  • Reisroute

    Rajasthan, the South & the Ghats

    Day 1 Delhi

    Border Information: If joining the trip in Delhi, you will most likely enter India at Delhi Indira Gandhi International Airport (IATA code: DEL).Today is a free day to explore Delhi. There will be an important group meeting at 6:00pm - please look for a note from your tour leader when you arrive at the hotel giving more details about this meeting.Please note that many of the options listed below will only be possible for those with extra time in Delhi before the start of your trip with us - please contact the Sales team if you would like to book pre-tour accommodation with us to have extra time exploring Delhi.

    Day 2 Bikaner

    Today we start our journey with a full day drive to the city of Bikaner.In Bikaner we will either stay in a local hotel or camp at an eco-lodge a short distance outside the city.

    Day 3 Jaisalmer

    Today we continue our journey with a drive to the ancient Rajasthani city of Jaisalmer, stopping at the Karni Mata (Rat Temple) for an included visit en route.

    Day 4 Jaisalmer

    We will have free time this morning to explore the sights of Jaisalmer. In the late afternoon we will head out on an included camel safari into the Thar Desert - exploring the desert with local Rajasthani camel drivers is the most authentic way to experience the area!Tonight we will camp out on the outskirts of the desert, sleeping under the stars.

    Day 5 Jaisalmer

    This morning we will return to Jaisalmer from our camel safari. The rest of the day will be free to relax or explore more of Jaisalmer and the surrounding area.

    Day 6 Jodhpur

    This morning we will drive from Jaisalmer to another famous Rajasthani city, Jodhpur. En route to Jodhpur we will make an included visit to the Sambhali Trust project (a charitable project that works for the empowerment of women and girls in Rajasthan), where we will learn about the efforts of the project and make a group donation from the kitty.After our visit we will make our way to our accommodation, rooms that have been set up by local families in their own homes for visitors. We will be splitting up into 2 or 3 small groups for our community guesthouses.

    Day 7 Jodhpur

    After breakfast we will have an included visit to the Mehrangarh Fort and palace. The afternoon is then free to explore this wonderful city independently.

    Day 8 Udaipur

    After breakfast we set off for our drive to Udaipur, visiting the Jain Temple at Ranakpur en route. We will have 3 nights in Udaipur, giving us plenty of time to discover this amazing, romantic Rajasthani city.

    Day 9 Udaipur

    On these 2 days we will have free time to explore the sites in and around Udaipur, take part in some optional activities, and relax on one of the many roof-top terraces in the city.

    Day 10 Udaipur

    We have a 2nd full day in Udaipur to give us plenty of time to discover this amazing, romantic Rajasthan city and relax on one of the many roof-top terraces

    Day 11 Mandu

    Leaving Udaipur, we will be joined by a local cook who will accompany us during the next few days as we travel through Ajanta and Ellora.Today will mostly be spent travelling to Mandu via the backroads of rural Rajasthan. We will be off the tourist trail here and tonight we will camp or stay in a local hotel.

    Day 12 Mandu

    Today we will visit Mandu, an extensive and largely abandoned hill-top fort from the Mughal era. We will then spend the afternoon driving to our camping spot near Kharwand Dam, en route towards Ajanta.

    Day 13 Ajanta

    Today we complete the drive to Ajanta, arriving in the afternoon. We will visit the complex of 29 ancient Buddhist temples cut into the rock face. We will find a basic camp nearby or continue onto Ellora depending on time.

    Day 14 Ellora

    Today we will drive a short distance to Ellora where we will have an included visit to the ancient Buddhist, Hindu and Jain caves - a set of a small temples in the rock face dating from the 6th to 11th Centuries CE. We will camp in the grounds of a hotel tonight.

    Day 15 Mumbai

    Setting off early today, we will say goodbye to our local cook and drive to the bustling city of Mumbai.

    Day 16 Mumbai

    Border Information: If joining the trip in Mumbai, you will most likely enter India from Mumbai Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport (IATA code: BOM).There will be an important group meeting at 6:00pm at the joining hotel in Mumbai - please look out at the reception for a note from you tour leader with further details about this meeting. Otherwise, today is free to explore the sights and sounds of Mumbai.

    Day 17 Mumbai

    Today will be a free day to explore this amazing city. This is also an opportunity to take a tour of the Dharavi slum areas of Mumbai.

    Day 18 Goa

    We will start our journey by taking the train along the coast to Goa. We will stay for 2 nights at the relaxed beaches of Vagator in the northern part of Goa. Estimated Journey Time (on train) - 11-12 hours.

    Day 19 Goa

    We will have a 2nd night in North Goa tonight. Most travellers are drawn to Vagator for the stunning sunsets, the laid-back atmosphere and the proximity of some other quieter beaches in the area such as Arambol and Anjuna.

    Day 20 Old Goa

    After our 2 nights on the northern beaches of Goa, we head off in the truck to the southern end of Goa. En route we will stop off at the site of Old Goa to spend some time independently exploring the area's colonial buildings.

    Day 21 Old Goa

    We will stay for a 2nd night on either the stunning beach of Agonda or Palolem, these beaches are the perfect places to sit back and watch the fishing boats landing their catch or sample the delicious local cuisine.

    Day 22 Hampi

    Leaving the beaches of Goa behind us, we set off on a full day drive into the state of Karnataka and to the village of Hampi. The village is located within the ruins of Vijayanagara, the former capital of the ancient Vijayanagara Empire.

    Day 23 Hampi

    Today we will have a guided tour of the historical sites around Hampi by rickshaw and on foot.

    Day 24 Mysore

    From Hampi we will have another full day drive to the city of Mysore, one of India's most attractive towns.

    Day 25 Mysore

    On our 2nd day we will have free time in Mysore to independently explore the city's beautiful gardens, palaces, and the Shir Chamarajendra art gallery.

    Day 26 Wayanad

    Today we travel up into the cool highlands and head to the hill-station of Wayanad, a small settlement surrounded by tea and coffee plantations.Whilst in Wayanad we stay as guests of local families at a local guesthouse.

    Day 27 Wayanad

    There are many optional actvities available in Wayanad which we will have time to do today, from hiking up Chembra Peak, visiting local waterfalls and tea plantations, or the chance to visit the nearby Muthanga Wildlife Sanctuary.

    Day 28 Kochi

    Today we will continue our journey with a full day drive to the coastal city of Kochi.

    Day 29 Kochi

    This morning we will take a local boat to Fort Cochin and have free time to explore and visit various sites including the Jewish Quarter, St Francis Church and the iconic Chinese fishing nets. In the evening we will be able to see a performance from the famous Kathakali dancers, India's most spectacular dance drama.

    Day 30 Alleppey

    Leaving the bustle of Kochi behind, today we embark on our included overnight houseboat cruise on the tranquil Keralan backwaters of Alleppey. We will often split into smaller groups to board our traditional 'Kettuvallom' boats which will take us around the scenic rivers and spend the night aboard. 

    Day 31 Varkala

    After our fantastic overnight cruise along the Keralan backwaters, we continue our journey with a short drive to the beach resort of Varkala.

    Day 32 Varkala

    Today we have free time to explore the surrounding areas and relax on the beautiful beaches.

    Day 33 Varkala

    Our final day in Varkala today, spend more time relaxing the beautiful beaches or why not sample the justifyably-famous Keralan cuisine at one of the great local restaurants.

    Day 34 Kanyakumari

    Today we will have a morning drive to Kanyakumari (also known as Cape Comorin), the very southern point of India. Here we will have free time to explore the Vivekananda Rock and the surrounding sites.

    Day 35 Madurai

    This morning we have the option to get up early to watch the sunrise from the southern tip of India with thousands of locals, what can be an incredible experience! From Kanyakumari we then start heading back north again, and drive to the holy city of Madurai. In the afternoon we will have an included visit to the Sri Meenakshi Temple in Madurai.

    Day 36 Pondicherry

    Today we head to the French-influenced town of Pondicherry, and will have a free time on arrival in the afternoon.

    Day 37 Pondicherry

    On our 2nd day why not spend the day relaxing and soak up the atmosphere or explore the town and its beautiful colonial architechture.

    Day 38 Chennai

    Today we have a short drive to the ancient city of Mahabalipuram, once the capital of the Pallava Dynasty in the 7th Century CE. On arrival we will have an included visit to the incredible Shore Temples and other monuments around the town ( time permitted ).In the afternoon we will finish the short drive to the bustling coastal city of Chennai.

    Day 39 Chennai

    Border Information: If you are joining in Chennai, you will most likely enter India in Chennai International Airport (IATA code: MAA).Today is a free day to explore the sights, sounds and flavours of Chennai. There will be an important group meeting at 6:00pm - please look for a note from your tour leader when you arrive at the hotel giving more details about this meeting.Please note that many of the options listed below will only be possible for those with extra time in Chennai before the start of your trip with us - please contact the Sales team if you would like to book pre-tour accommodation with us to have extra time exploring Chennai.*Important note* - if you are joining the trip in Chennai, please make sure that you send us a scan of your Indian visa as soon as you have obtained it. If you plan to take the e-visa option, please make sure you arrange this well in advance and send us a copy of your receipt as soon as possible. If we do not receive this in advance, then we will not have enough time to get your permits for the Odisha Region and you will not be able to visit this area.We will also need these to purchase your train tickets.

    Day 40 Tirupati

    Today we start our journey with a drive to the bustling town of Tirupati. In the afternoon there will be an optional visit to the Sri Venkateswara holy temple in the nearby town of Tirumala. ( Please note if you wish to visit the temple there is a dress code of Dhoti with upper cloth for men and saree or half-saree with blouse or churidar with pyjama and upper cloth for women. It is also quite difficult to get tickets to visit the temple due to the high numbers of pilgrims visiting the temple during this time, if we can not get any tickets available we will visit Srikalahasteeswara temple instead ).

    Day 41 Vijayawada

    Leaving Tirupati, we will spend the next few days overlanding through Andhra Pradesh, one of the least developed states in India. This is real off-the-beaten-track overlanding, and we will arrive in the small city of Vijayawada this evening.

    Day 42 Visakhapatnam

    Today we continue our journey and drive through the back roads of Andra Pradesh. Our final destination tonight is the costal town of Visakhapatnam.

    Day 43 Odisha Tribal Area

    Today we will begin our guided tour through the rarely-visited Odisha Tribal Regions, which we will comprehensively visit over the next 6 days. In these regions the itinerary has to be kept fairly flexible, allowing us the freedom to alter things slightly if we hear of any special events or market days in particular villages. However, we will generally follow the plan below:This morning we will have an early start from Visakhapatnam to arrive in a small village called Goudaguda in time to visit the Monday markets. Beautiful earthen pottery is skillfully produced in this area and you may even get the chance to try this for yourself.

    Day 44 Odisha Tribal Area

    Today we will have a guided walk in the morning through the countryside around Goudaguda, visiting the neighbouring Mahali and Kondh tribal villages. This evening we will return to our guesthouse in Goudaguda for the night.

    Day 45 Odisha Tribal Area

    After breakfast at our guesthouse we will drive to the lively Chatikona Market, which is a weekly highlight for the Dongria Kondh tribe. We will then continue on and travel through the hills to the village of Muniguda, our destination for tonight.

    Day 46 Odisha Tribal Area

    Today we will continue our journey north driving through a well known Elephant Range. We will then have a chance to stretch our legs and walk into the Desia Kondh indigenous community. They are distinguished by the unique facial tattoos of the women. After a village visit and picnic lunch we will continue to Baliguda.

    Day 47 Odisha Tribal Area

    Today we are going to continue on to the fascinating fishing town of Gopalpur, a once major port for the East India Company which has an interesting decaying charm. We will have plenty of free time here to be able to explore this fascinating town.

    Day 48 Puri

    Our tour of the Odisha tribal areas comes to an end today as we drive on to the small town of Puri.Puri is one of the holiest pilgrimage places in India, and has a wonderful long sandy beach. On arrival we will explore the old pilgrim route by cycle-rickshaw, taking in ashrams, Hindu monasteries, a palm leaf manuscript library and the awesome Jagannath temple.

    Day 49 Puri

    Our first full day here in Puri, we plan to take a short drive back to visit Chilika Lake and explore the lake by boat and take a walk through some of the surrounding fisherman's villages.

    Day 50 Puri

    Today we will begin with a cycle ride through rice paddies and rural hamlets, meeting local craftsmen and women and watching them demonstrate their unique crafts. In the afternoon we will have a guided tour of the UNESCO World Heritage site of the Konark Sun Temple.

    Day 51 Kolkata

    It will be an early start today as we will travel by train to Kolkata, the largest city in India. We will have free time today and tomorrow to explore this remarkable city, or take an optional photographic tour.Estimated Journey Time (by train) - 7-8 hours.

    Day 52 Kolkata

    Border Information: If finishing your trip in Kolkata, you will most likely exit India at Kolkata Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport (IATA code: CCU).Today is the end day for passengers finishing their trip in Kolkata. Please note there is no accommodation included on the trip tonight - please contact your sales agent if you are interested in booking extra nights of accommodation in order to fully explore and take part in some of the optional activities listed below.
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    Witness the holy rats in the Karni Mata rat temple near Bikaner

    Trek into the Thar Desert on an overnight camel safari with Rajasthani camel drivers

    Visit and support the Dragoman-supported Sambhali Trust near Jodhpur and see the excellent work they do to provide local women and girls with education and vocational skills

    Explore the blue city of Jodhpur and the mighty Meherangarh fort

    Visit to Ranakpur Jain marble temple Visit the tomb of Hoshang Shah, the first Muslim leader of Mandu - the tomb itself is India's first marble building and one of the most refined examples of Afghan-syle architecture in the country

    Visit to the Jahaz Mahal (the Ship Palace) - the most famous building in Mandu

    Visit the deserted hilltop ghost city of Mandu

    Take a guided visit around the incredible Buddhist rock caves and paintings of Ajanta some dating back as far as the 2nd century BCE

    Guided visit to the Buddhist Hindu and Jain rock-cut temples and monasteries of Ellora

    Experience a local overnight train from Mumbai to Goa

    Discover the lost kingdom of Vijayanagar in the magnificent ruined city of Hampi

    Explore the amazing Maharajas Palace of Mysore

    See the 7000-year-old Neolithic petroglyphs at the Edakkal caves en route Visit Fort Cochin or watch the Kathakali dancers

    Evening visit to watch the classical Indian dance drama of Kathakali

    Overnight on a houseboat in the Kerala Backwaters, exploring the unique eco-system of this labyrinthine system of lakes, canals and rivers

    Visit to the historical Hindu Meenakshi Amman Temple dedicated to lord Shiva

    Visit to the Shore Temples and Pagodas of Mahabalipuram

    Visit the Monday market in the indigenous melting pot of Goudaguda soaking up the incredible atmosphere as the locals barter and trade their produce

    Head out for a full day hike around the Goudaguda region visiting nearby villages of the Kondha Mahali and Paroja tribal people

    Explore the rarely-visited Wednesday Market in Chakitona the main weekly market for the Desia and Dongria villagers from the area

    See a fascinating local cooking demonstration and learn about the incredible work of the New Hope Community Centre in the rural village of Muniguda

    Explore the religious sites of Puri by cycle-rickshaw including the Jagannath Temple one of the four most sacred Hindu pilgrimage sites in India

    Explore the ruins of the 13th-century Sun Temple of Konark near to Puri shaped like a colossal chariot with elaborately carved stone wheels Enjoy a boat trip on Chilika Lake, bird spotting and taking in the scenery Explore the ruins of the 13th-century Sun Temple of Konark near to Puri shaped like a colossal chariot with elaborately carved stone wheels

    Take a cycle ride through the stunning back-roads and villages near Puri to visit the artisan village of Raghurajpur and see the fantastic array of handicrafts traditionally manufactured there

    Experience a local train ride from Puri to Kolkata

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    Comfortable Hotel 6 nights
    Basic Hotel 25 nights
    Guesthouse 12 nights
    Camping 2 nights
    Camping without facilities 2 nights
    Overnight Train 1 night
    Overnight Boat 1 night

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