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Mumbai: Worli Fishing Village

Nestled in a landscape dominated by state-of-the art architectural wonders and towering sky-scrapers, exists the quaint and picturesque Worli Fishing Village. One of of the seven villages that make up the island city of Mumbai, this six-hundred-year-old village is a quintessential settlement of the original inhabitants of Mumbai – the fishing community.   A walk through this village will tran..

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Mumbai: Mumbai By Dawn

It is a rare privilege to see the beginning of the day in a city as busy and crowded as Mumbai; to witness the underbelly of Mumbai as it greets the dawn, and to gain an insight into what makes this magnificent city tick.   This early morning tour starts at the newspaper vendor distribution network, before we see Mumbai’s men and women bargaining with the wholesale fruit and vegetable sellers..

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Udaipur: Meet the Women of Sadhna

Sadhna is a social enterprise established in 1988 to provide alternative means of livelihood for women in Udaipur’s rural and impoverished areas. Starting with just a small group of 15 women, it has grown to a large family of 714 women artisans, who create exquisite traditional handicrafts.   We will visit the women of Sadhna in the village temple of Delwara, and chat to them over a cup of te..

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Udaipur: Meet Rare Textile Artists

For centuries, the traditional artisans of Udaipur have created beautiful woven, printed, dyed and embroidered silks and cottons. These crafts have been practiced and passed down through the generations in order to preserve the identity of each art form. Variations in the colour, prints, textures and finishes of these textiles are inherent to the handmade processes that have changed little over th..

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Jaipur: Evening Walking Tour

Your local guide will take you on a fascinating walk through the streets of Jaipur as evening falls. You will visit the bustling market, a former stables, and walk down narrow lanes packed with shops selling everything from vibrantly-coloured bridal clothing to jewellery and traditional handicrafts. Closely observe the gathering of local milk sellers, promoting their products for the production of..

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Goa: Half Day Tour

On your Freedom Day in Goa, you may wish to take a half day sightseeing tour to explore the region further. A highlight of the tour will be a visit to the Basilica of Bom Jesus, a UNESCO World Heritage Site known for its exemplary baroque architecture. The basilica is located in Old Goa, former capital of Portuguese India, and holds the mortal remains of St. Francis Xavier.   Please note: All..

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Shimla: Sleeping Beauty Trail

One of the seven hills that surround Shimla, Elysium Hill is the highest point in Shimla and an amazing vantage point for splendid views of the city. Our walk on Elysium Hill is known as the Sleeping Beauty Trail, and during this insightful tour we will learn how Shimla has evolved over the years. We will pass by the famous Lakkar Bazaar, home to numerous stalls selling an array of Himachali handi..

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Dine at Brijrama Palace in Varanasi

Brijrama Palace is one of the oldest landmarks in Varanasi, situated on the banks of the sacred Ganges River and surrounded by the vibrant ghats of Varanasi – the word ghat refers to a series of steps leading down to a body of water, particularly a holy river. This evening, enjoy a delightful dining experience at Brijrama Palace, Varanasi, with a choice of cuisines that includes both international..

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Dinner with the Maharaja’s Family at Khajoorgaon Palace

Dine in splendour in the magnificent surroundings of Khajoorgaon Palace, Lucknow, in the company of the Maharaja’s family. This Lucknow city palace was constructed by HRH Rana Shankar Baksh Singh in 1896 and is still the family home. Khajurgaon Palace combines a Victorian British influence with elements of local Avadhi architecture, and is a beautiful place to enjoy a special evening enjoying dinn..

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Mohabbat the Taj show, Agra

Having visited the Taj Mahal, learn more about the love story of Emperor Shajahan and his wife Mumtaz Mahal in the Mohabbat The Taj show.  Taking place in the renowned Kalakriti Cultural and Convention Centre, in comfortable Gold Class seating,  you will be transported by this most romantic of stories, as performed by over 80 talented dancers and singers. Throughout the performance, lasting an hou..

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