World Journeys | India By Train

A unique journey across India by train. Explore the Golden Triangle of Delhi, Agra and Jaipur before contiuning enjoying a tribal tour of medieval Jodphur . Be surprised by the Bollywood energy of Mumbai and its enterprising slums.

  • Summary

    Duration

    10 Days / 9 Nights from NZD $2,184*

    Countries

    India

    Type of Journey

    Rail

    Highlights

    • Delhi • Agra • Jaipur • Jodhpur • Mumbai

  • Departure Dates

    Daily - please enquire for specific dates
  • What's Included

    Tour Includes

    • Tailor-made journey
    • English speaking local guides
    • 8 nights’ hotel accommodation and one night on train
    • Transfers by air-conditioned car
    • Entrance fees
    • 9 breakfasts and 1 dinner

    Not Included

  • Pricing

    Description Twin
    NZD
    Single
    NZD
    Extra
    NZD

    2024
    1 Apr – 30 Sep, from


    2184


    2583

    Please note: while prices are accurate at time of loading they are subject to change due to currency fluctuations and currency surcharges may apply. Please check price at time of booking
  • Itinerary

    Day 1: Delhi
    You will be met and transferred to your hotel.

    Day 2: Delhi
    Visit the 17th century Jama Masjid mosque and enjoy a rickshaw ride to the spice market. See the community kitchen at the Sikh Golden Temple feeding 10,000 devotees daily. See the Gandhi Museum and India Gate, and try a metro ride to the central markets.

    Day 3: Delhi > Agra
    Visit Agra Fort before watching the sunset over the Taj Mahal.

    Day 4: Agra > Jaipur
    Train to Jaipur this morning. Enjoy a Bollywood blockbuster at a heritage cinema in the evening.

    Day 5: Jaipur
    Enjoy a sunrise hot air balloon ride. Admire the Rajasthani architecture of Amber Fort, enjoy a photo stop at the Jal Mahal water palace, see the Astronomical Observatory and visit the City Palace, a royal family residence. Walk through the colourful bazaar to see the iconic facade of the Palace of Winds. There is a cooking class this evening followed by tribal dances.

    Day 6: Jaipur > Jodhpur
    Travel by train to the blue city of Jodhpur this morning.

    Day 7: Jodhpur
    Visit Mehrangarh Fortress and walk through the blue washed old city. Meet a priest family at a Krishna Temple, and see ancient step-wells, the clock tower and bazaar. Visit the tribal village of Bishnoi to watch sacred welcoming rituals.

    Day 8: Jodhpur > Mumbai
    Overnight train to Mumbai, India’s ‘Bollywood’ city.

    Days 9 & 10: Mumbai
    See the real Mumbai with a tour of the slums, then take a classic taxi to the Gateway of India, Victoria Station and Prince of Wales Museum. The following day, transfer to the airport.

  • Booking Conditions

    • Surcharges may apply over certain national holidays – enquire for more information
    • Please note specific berth numbers are only confirmed close to the departure date of the train
    • While we do all possible to ensure members of the same party are seated together on all journeys, this cannot be guaranteed

 

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