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India Travel Guide

India Travel Guide

By LancyUpdated Dec. 4, 2023

India is full of a variety of unique and vibrant cultures that never cease to amaze.

Experience India's incredible cultural heritage by exploring its historic sites from the marvelous architecture of luxurious forts and palaces to the serenity of Mughal-era gardens and mausoleums. Out of all of the architectural achievements of India, the Taj Mahal is one of the most breathtaking.

India is also home to a variety of wildlife such as the Bengal and Indochinese tigers, snow leopards, Indian elephants, rhinoceros, and many others. The region's diverse wildlife is preserved in numerous national parks that travelers can explore to see these animals in the wild.

Popular Itineraries for India

The following itineraries have been designed to cover most of the important highlights you need to experience the best of India. These tours cover routes of cultural interest, natural beauty, and authentic experiences.

The first outlined here is a 7-day tour of India's Golden Triangle cities: Delhi, Agra, and Jaipur. If you are interested in venturing into the wild with a jeep safari, observing the sacred rituals performed in along the Ganges, or trekking through the Himalayas our trip advisors will work with you to craft an itinerary that fits your travel goals and needs.

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7-Day India Golden Triangle Tour

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Top Travel Destinations in India

There are so many incredible places to visit in India that choosing the best destinations can be a daunting task. To help you decide the best destinations for your trip, here are some of our favorites. For first time travelers to India, the absolute must-see itinerary to get the full India experience is the Golden Triangle which includes the iconic cities of Delhi, Agra, and Jaipur.

After exploring the Golden Triangle, our favorite destinations are the holy Hindu city of Varanasi, the tiger reserve of Ranthambhore National Park, and the large cosmopolitan and crowded city of Mumbai. Our final recommended destinations include the three colorful cities in the desert state of Rajasthan — Jodhpur, Jaisalmer, and Udaipur.

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