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India Vacations

From the mighty Himalayas to the tropical backwaters of Kerala; rich in history, culture and incredible scenery, India is a captivating land of opulent palaces, temples and forts, blissful beaches, vibrant cities, old bazaars, and flavorsome food.
Taj Mahal
Gaze in wonder as you absorb the architectural splendor of India's most iconic monument, the Taj Mahal, an immense mausoleum of white marble, built by order of the Mughal emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his beloved wife Mumtaz Mahal.
Jaipur
Embrace the flamboyant Rajasthani architecture in the Indian city of Jaipur. From its majestic splendors and fairy-tale grandeur to its colorful bazaars, this enthralling capital hums with an intoxicating brew of history, tradition and modernity.
Delhi
Visit vibrant, cacophonous Delhi, explore both the new and old city, and experience the living history of modern-day India. Enjoy authentic Indian food at any of Delhi’s restaurants or street stalls, wander the bazaars, and drink chai with a local.
Goa
Escape to a beguiling string of golden-sand beaches, where India meets the Arabian Sea at the former Portuguese enclave of Goa. Relax, and allow the vibrant culture, rich history, friendly people, and fragrantly spiced cuisine to capture your heart.
Mumbai
Get ready for adventure on your tour of Mumbai, India. The city formerly known as Bombay is the country’s largest and most cosmopolitan metropolis, with an urban population of over 22 million; it’s eclectic, thriving, fast-paced, and very exciting.
Jaisalmer
Prepare to be spellbound by Jaisalmer, a medieval desert town in the remote westernmost corner of Rajasthan. Dominating the skyline, the golden honey-colored ramparts of Jaisalmer Fort rise from the sandy plains like a scene from the Arabian Nights.
Darjeeling
Discover Darjeeling – this delightful hill station in West Bengal is a land of eternal beauty and quaint Victorian charm, surrounded by rolling green tea plantations under the majestic gaze of Kanchenjunga, the third highest mountain in the world.
Ranthambore National Park
Located in the arid hills of northern India, the famous Ranthambore National Park, comprising 515 square miles of rough jungle scrubland skirted by rocky ridges, is the best place to spot the regal, wild tigers of Rajasthan.
Varanasi
Behold the riverine rites of the Hindu holy city of Varanasi on the banks of the Ganges, an unmissable spiritual spectacle of fires and flowers where families attend to the fascinating cremation rituals of their departed loved ones.
Kolkata
Explore the gateway city to eastern India – Kolkata, formerly Calcutta – once the greatest colonial city of the Orient and showpiece capital of the former British Raj, and embarkation point for Hooghly River cruises.
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Why Visit India?

There are plenty of reasons to visit India, and a multitude of unique experiences to ensure an unforgettable India vacation. Relish a thrilling tiger safari, trek to the top of the world, celebrate an extravagant festival, enjoy a train journey, participate in a spiritual retreat, visit architectural wonders and indulge in culinary delights.

For a taste of classic India, head to the Golden Triangle, where you’ll cover Delhi, the Pink City of Jaipur in Rajasthan, and the Taj Mahal at Agra. Also in Rajasthan is the Golden City of Jaisalmer, and Ranthambore National Park, famous for its tiger population. Visit the tea plantations of Darjeeling in the Himalayan foothills, explore the palm-fringed west coast and lively beach resorts of Goa, or the adrenaline-fueled city of Mumbai. Go south to the quieter Kerala, which offers some of the best tropical beaches for your vacation in India, along with more national parks.

India Vacation Packages

Our custom India tours have been carefully crafted with enriching private excursions and thoughtful routes honed with in-depth destination experience. Browse our best-selling India travel packages below and begin an unforgettable journey tailored uniquely to you.

India Experiences

Cruises

Explore the extraordinary waterways of India’s mighty Ganges, Brahmaputra and Hooghly rivers, or the blissful backwaters of Kerala. Our hand-picked portfolio of the region’s most remarkable riverboats and houseboats are operated by only the most trusted of partners, preeminent pioneers in the region who offer exceptional itineraries, unrivaled knowledge, and utmost levels of service.

Resorts

Channel your Arabian Nights’ fantasies in a centuries’ old palace in Rajasthan, nurture your inner child in a treehouse in the forest, or dream of tigers in a tented safari camp with Rainforest Cruises’ curated collection of the best lodges and resorts in India. Our curated Indian accommodation collection has been inspected first-hand by our local destination specialists to satisfy our strict criteria for authenticity, individuality and the highest of hospitality standards.

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