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The Golden Triangle from £ 790 per person on Double/Twin sharing basis (Land arrangements only)
This is the one tour to India which everyone wants to do, as it includes seeing the Taj Mahal and the cities most have heard of - Delhi, Agra and Jaipur. Yes - you will see all these places and a lot of what they have to offer....... and much more besides...... when you visit the “Golden Triangle” with NEI.
Day 1 Home country to Delhi Day 2 Arrive Delhi and transfer to Mathura Day 3 Drive to Agra Day 4 Agra sightseeing
Day 5 Drive Jaipur, via Fatehpur Sikri Day 6 Jaipur sightseeing Day 7 Drive Jaipur to Delhi, visiting Amber Fort en route
Day 8 Delhi sightseeing Day 9 Early morning transfer to airport for your return flight
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This is just a very small sample of the tours we can offer you in India.
Please get in touch with us and talk things through with one of our India tour specialists and we can make exactly the tour you want.
Houseboat in Kashmir from £ 956 per person on Double/Twin sharing basis (Land arrangements only)
To say it is one of our favourite places would be an understatement.
Day 1 In-flight to Delhi Day 2 Arrive Delhi, assistance on arrival and transfer to your hotel. Morning free to relax. Afternoon - guided tour of Old Delhi. Day 3 Fly to Srinagar and transfer to your houseboat on Srinagar’s Dal Lake. Afternoon free to relax. Day 4 After breakfast take a shikara ride through the lotus lakes, returning to houseboat for lunch. In the afternoon, we visit the Mughal gardens of Nishat and Shalimar. Day 5 Very early morning visit, by shikara, to the floating vegetable market then return to the houseboat. After lunch visit the claimed tomb of Jesus Christ in Srinagar Old Town. Day 6 After breakfast drive to Gulmarg (‘meadow of flowers’). Afternoon horse riding,or, gentle walks through the forest. Early evening return to houseboat. Day 7 Visit to Shankaracharya temple and Kashmir Museum. After lunch drive to Dachigam for safari, to, hopefully, see Kashmir Stag, Himalayan brown and black bears and birds. Dinner and return to houseboat. Day 8 A day to relax, shikara ride, or, for shopping. Overnight in houseboat. Day 9 After breakfast transfer to the airport for flight to Delhi and UK.
Discover Tamil Nadu from £1086 per person on Double/Twin sharing basis (Land arrangements only)
A perfect short tour to introduce you to the little visited region of Chettinad in the southern Indian state of Tamil Nadu, with its fabulously decorated, but largely now uninhabited, mansions. Also including sightseeing and overnight in Chennai (formerly named Madras) and time on a beach.
Day 1 Fly UK to Chennai Day 2 Arrive Chennai. You will be met at the airport and transferred to your hotel in Mamallapuram (about one and a half hours) where you will spend the night and relax, maybe, also enjoying the longest swimming pool in in India. Day 3 Site-seeing in Mamallapuram, inc. The Shore Temple, Five Rathas, Arjuna's Penance etc. Day 4 Drive to Pondicherry. There will also be a chance to do some site-seeing in this former French colony.
Day 5 Drive to Chettinad. Site-seeing en route including Tanjore. Check in to your hotel. A chance to relax and swim followed by a late afternoon visit to the antiques street. Day 6 After a leisurely breakfast there will be a chance to visit the local town and some of the Chettinad mansions. Day 7 Drive to Trichy. Site-seeing before being taken to the airport for the flight to Chennai. Check into Hotel. Day 8 Appropriately timed transfer to the airport to board your return flight to the UK.
Kerala in Luxury from £ 1295 per person on Double/Twin sharing basis (Land arrangements only)
Special Low Season (1 May to 30 Sept) price from £ 645 per person
A lovely tour which is a good introduction to the beautiful southern state of Kerala. From cities, lakes and houseboats, mountains, wildlife and beaches, this tour gives you a taste of them all. All the hotels and resorts used in this tour are of Deluxe grade and have a high commitment to preserving the environment.
Day 01 Arrive and transfer to hotel for 2 nights. Evening,sunset cruise along harbour to see the various activities and Chinese fishing nets Day 02 Half day tour of Cochin, inc. fish market, Chinese nets, St. Francis Church, Santa Cruz Basilica, Jewish Synagogue, Dutch Palace & Jew Street. Afternoon at leisure. Evening Kathakali dance show Day 03 After breakfast drive to Kanam, halfway to the wildlife reserve of Periyar, making it the ideal stopover on this otherwise rather long journey. Check in to Hotel. Day 04 After breakfast drive to Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary, visiting rubber and tea plantations enroute. Stay here for 2 nights. A deluxe resort of tribal village design, with cottage roofs thatched with elephant grass in the style of tribal huts. Evening spice plantation visit. Day 05 Morning nature walk using trails traversing diverse habitats, generally 4 to 5 km. in length. The trails often pass through evergreen and moist deciduous forests interspersed with marshy grasslands. You will be accompanied by a trained tribal guide. Return to the hotel for leisure time and Lunch. Afternoon proceed on a drive to Elephant Junction, an elephant park in Murikkady (Thekkady). The winding journey to this hill town, through the spice gardens, offers a stunning view of the rolling hills draped in lush greenery, washed in fresh spice scented air. Arrive at Elephant Junction and experience a half day program which includes two and a half hour ride, Elephant Bath, Elephant Shower, Timber Dragging, Commands and communication, Plantation study, Elephant feeding, Photo Session etc. Day 06 After breakfast checkout from hotel and transfer to Alleppey, known as the "Venice of the East" where traders came in search of black pepper. Board the houseboat to begin the cruise through canals covered by mauve hyacinths. Rest of the day at leisure on the houseboat - relax while the boat cruises through serene backwater canals of Alleppey and its villages on Vembanadu Lake. Lunch, afternoon Tea, dinner and overnight on the houseboat. Day 07 After breakfast, disembark at Coconut Lagoon Resort for 1 night, a heritage resort on Vembanad Lake. This resort can only be reached by boat. Evening one hour sunset cruise on Vembanad Lake. DAY 08 Late morning transfer to the jetty where the chauffeur will meet you and drive you to Mararikulam, a small village inhabited by local fisher families This small village has numerous soft sand beaches & swaying palm trees. Stay at a Beach Resort for 2 nights. Day 09 All day at leisure to relax at the beach resort. Day 10 In good time you will be transferred to Cochin International Airport for your return flight.
Glorious India from £ 1662 per person on Double/Twin sharing basis (Land arrangements only)
Day 01 Fly London to Delhi
Day 02 Meeting and assistance at airport, then transfer to hotel & remainder of day at leisure Overnight at hotel.
Day 03 Old and New Delhi sightseeing. Visit Gandhi’s Memorial at Raj ghat, Jama Masjid mosque, Chandni chowk street market, drive past Red Fort and Govt. buildings, India Gate. Also, visit Qutub Minar and Humayun’s Tomb.
Day 04 Fly Delhi to Udaipur (1455/1615 hrs) and on arrival check into hotel. Remainder of the day at leisure.
Day 05 Visit City Palace, Garden of maids, Pratap memorial, drive past Fatehsagar Lake & boat ride on Lake Pichola.
Day 06 Drive Udaipur to Pushkar and check in to hotel. Afternoon explore the ghats an temples in Pushkar.
Day 07 By road from Pushkar to Jaipur. Afternoon free at leisure.
Day 08 Elephant ride at Amer Fort. Visit City Palace, observatory and a photo-stop at Hawa Mahal (Palace of winds).
Day 09 Jaipur to Ranthambore. Afternoon free at leisure.
Day 10 Ranthambore. Morning and afternoon game drives in Ranthambore National Park.
Day 11 Transfer to Sawai Madhopur railway station and board train for Bharatpur. Drive to Agra and visit the desert city of Fatehpur Sikri enroute.
Day 12 Today visit the fabulous Taj Mahal and the Red Fort at Agra.
Day 13 Drive to Delhi. On arrival transfer to New Delhi airport & board flight for Varanasi (1325/1450 hrs). Check in to hotel on
arrival and remainder of the day free to explore on your own or just relax.
Day 14 Early Morning boat ride on the River Ganges. Visit the hold site of Sarnath and city sightseeing. In the evening see the ‘arti’ (fire prayer) ceremony on the ghats on the banks of the River Ganges.
Day 15 Morning free at leisure. In the afternoon transfer to Varanasi airport to board flight for Delhi (1625/1750 hrs). On arrival at Delhi, transfer to your hotel to overnight.
Day 16 Appropriately timed transfer to International airport to board flight for UK.
For July August & September departures Ranthambore National Park is closed so substitute Days as follows will apply
Day 09 By road from Jaipur to Dholpur (275 Kms/06 hrs).
Day 10 A full day in Dholpur, inc. A boat ride on the Chambal River to see fresh water dolphins, crocodiles and other marine life; visit a crocodile farm and Machkund temple.
Day 11 Drive to Agra (70 Kms/1.5 hrs) and continue the program, as above.
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