Mystical India

1. Feb. 21 – Mar. 9, 2019
2. Feb. 17 – Mar. 5, 2019 [waitlist only]

Tour Details

Number of days: 
$5,387 [including air from SFO]
Activity Level: 
Moderately Active
Max Passengers: 
Tour Operator: 
Odysseys Unlimited
Tour Description 
  • In bustling Delhi, the apex of the country’s renowned Golden Triangle, encounter the fascinating sights of Old and New Delhi.
  • Visit legendary Jaipur, one of the great cities of the Rajput, known for its pink sandstone buildings.
  • Enjoy a home-hosted dinner with a Rajasthani family in Jaipur.
  • Stay for two nights at Ranthambore National Park, once a royal hunting ground, and take game drives in search for elusive Bengal tigers and other wildlife.
  • Embark on an afternoon camel safari in pastoral Kalakho to meet local Meena tribespeople in their homes.
  • Stop in ancient Abhaneri to see the Chand Baori step well, an architectural marvel with 3,500 steps.
  • In Agra, savor a travel highlight with a visit to the sublime Taj Mahal as well as imposing Agra Fort, both UNESCO World Heritage sites.
  • Witness Hindu pilgrims performing their rituals on the Ganges River in the holy city of Varanasi, and cruise along the Ganges to attend a traditional aarti ceremony.
  • Visit Sarnath, an important Buddhist pilgrimage site, to see the temples and stupas and tour the museum with its superb collection of Buddhist artifacts.
  • Absorb the beauty of the Himalayan kingdom of Nepal on a special journey with an optional 5-day/4-night post-tour extension.