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Journey Through India - Private Luxury India Tours (20 days)

Artisans of Leisure

Delhi, India To Mumbai (Bombay), India

Valid for Departures Now Through: 04 Dec 2018

Journey Through India - Private Luxury India Tours (20 days)

Itinerary

DAY LOCATION(S) HOTEL MEALS DESCRIPTION
Day 1
Delhi, India
The Leela Palace New Delhi None

JOURNEY THROUGH INDIA: Delhi, Varanasi, Agra, Ranthambore, Jaipur, Udaipur, Cochin, Kerala, Mumbai

An exclusive private tour of India for the most discerning luxury traveler.

Private arrival transfer to hotel

Accommodation in Delhi at ultra-luxury hotel: The Leela Palace New Delhi or The Imperial New Delhi

Day 2
Delhi, India
The Leela Palace New Delhi Breakfast

Full-day private tour with expert guide and driver

Highlights of Old & New Delhi, rickshaw ride through bazaars, museums, flexible galleries and boutiques

Driver available for private dinner transfers in Delhi

Additional options can be arranged, upon request: appointments with local designers and gallery owners, evening performances of classical Indian music or dance, a walk through Mehrauli Archaeological Park

Day 3
Varanasi, India
Nadesar Palace Breakfast

Private airport transfer and flight to Varanasi. Private arrival transfer

Private city touring and visit to Sarnath

Day 4
Agra, India
The Oberoi Amarvilas Breakfast

Morning private boat ride on the Ganges and city touring

Private airport transfer and flight to Delhi. Private scenic overland drive to Agra

Accommodation in Agra at ultra-luxury hotel overlooking the Taj Mahal

Day 5
Agra, India
The Oberoi Udaivilas, Udaipur Breakfast

Full-day private tour with expert guide and driver

Taj Mahal, Agra Fort, marble inlay studios, backstreets and markets of Agra

Day 6
Ranthambore, India
The Oberoi Vanyavilas, Ranthambhore Breakfast

Sunrise visit to Taj Mahal, if desired. Private transfer to Ranthambore

Accommodation in Ranthambore at luxury tented camp: The Oberoi Vanyavilas or Aman-i-Khas

Afternoon wildlife viewing

Day 7
Ranthambore, India
The Oberoi Vanyavilas, Ranthambhore Breakfast

Morning and afternoon wildlife viewing

Day 8
Jaipur, India
The Oberoi Rajvilas, Jaipur Breakfast

Private transfer to Jaipur

Accommodation in Jaipur at ultra-luxury palace hotel: The Oberoi Rajvilas or Rambagh Palace

Private afternoon tour with expert guide and driver

Cultural and historical highlights, palaces, observatory, backstreets of the many bazaars

Driver available for evening dinner transfers in Jaipur

Additional options can be arranged, upon request: meetings with jewelers or high-quality artisans and designers (textiles, carpets, crafts, leather, clothing), a private Rajasthan cooking lesson, an elephant polo match

Day 9
Jaipur, India
The Oberoi Rajvilas, Jaipur Breakfast

Full-day private tour with expert guide and driver

Elephant or jeep ride to Amber Fort, flexible shopping, aarti ceremony at a temple

Day 10
Udaipur, India
The Oberoi Udaivilas, Udaipur Breakfast

Private transfer to Udaipur with touring en route

Accommodation in Udaipur at ultra-luxury resort

Driver available for evening dinner transfers in Udaipur

Day 11
Udaipur, India
The Oberoi Udaivilas, Udaipur Breakfast, Lunch

Full-day private tour with expert guide and driver

Palaces, temples, local culture, bazaars and folk art, backstreets, gardens, private boat ride on Lake Pichola, lunch at private home

Day 12
Udaipur, India
The Oberoi Udaivilas, Udaipur Breakfast

Full-day flexible private touring with expert guide and driver

Day 13
Cochin, India
Brunton Boatyard Breakfast

Private transfer to airport and flights to Cochin. Private arrival transfer to hotel

Accommodation in Cochin at luxury hotel: Brunton Boatyard or Taj Malabar

Evening dance performance

Day 14
Cochin, India
Brunton Boatyard Breakfast

Private tour including old fort and harbor

Day 15
Kerala , India
The Oberoi M.V. Vrinda Breakfast, Dinner

Private transfer to Vembanad Lake to board cruise

Accommodation aboard ultra-luxury lake cruise boat

Afternoon touring and evening entertainment

Day 16
Kerala , India
The Oberoi M.V. Vrinda Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Ship-based touring including sailing through scenic backwaters

Day 17
Kerala , India
The Oberoi M.V. Vrinda Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Continue ship-based touring including rice boat excursion

Day 18
Mumbai (Bombay), India
The Taj Mahal Palace, Mumbai Breakfast

Disembark river cruise and transfer and flights to Mumbai (Bombay). Private arrival transfer

Accommodation in Mumbai at ultra-luxury hotel: The Taj Mahal Palace or The Oberoi Mumbai

Afternoon private city touring

Day 19
Mumbai (Bombay), India
The Taj Mahal Palace, Mumbai Breakfast

Full-day private tour with expert guide and driver

Private boat ride to Elephant Island Caves and rock art

Local culture, bazaars, neighborhoods, shopping

Day 20
Mumbai (Bombay), India
None Breakfast

Private airport transfer

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JOURNEY THROUGH INDIA: Delhi, Varanasi, Agra, Ranthambore, Jaipur, Udaipur, Cochin, Kerala, Mumbai


An exclusive private tour of India for the most discerning luxury traveler.


Explore the highlights of northern and southern India on this extraordinary private luxury tour. Great for first-time travelers to India who want to see a broad range of the best the entire country has to offer, the tour features breathtaking landscapes, spectacular cultural sites, impossibly luxurious hotels, one of India’s most interesting game reserves, and two dynamic cities.

About Us

Artisans of Leisure is a luxury travel company specializing in comprehensive private tours in Europe, Asia, Africa, South America and the South Pacific. Artisans of Leisure tours are created for discerning travelers who expect the highest level of luxury, service, and attention to detail. Artisans of Leisure tours include preferred rooms at the world’s best luxury hotels and resorts. All touring is private, with expert guides and drivers in each destination, and each day is tailored to individual interests, preferred pace, and travel preferences.

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Ask about incorporating special interest activities: culinary touring, family-focused activities, soft adventure excursions, art tours, shopping, performances, philanthropy, heritage, and more.

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25th Anniversary Trip

By: AJ


Reviewed on: 01 Sep 2015

Great experience!!! Tony, the driver that was our main contact was amazing.
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