2008 Ancient India:17 day India Tour

2008 Ancient India - 17 days

Witness thousands of the devout bathing in the Ganges at dawn.

Rise at dawn and experience the humbling spectacle of thousands of devout Hindus bathing in the ghats of Mother Ganges in Varanasi, one of the world's oldest living cities.

With traditions dating back thousands of years, India offers you rich and vibrant cultures like no other destination in Asia. On this journey, see the country's highlights, from spiritual centres to modern cityscapes, from rugged deserts to traditional villages, and enjoy unique experiences and unfailing hospitality as you discover our 'Ancient India.'

Delhi, Varanasi, Khajuraho & Bandhavgraph, Agra, Jaipur, Pushkar & Jodpur, Jojawar & Udaipur.

Trip grading: MODERATE Suitable for travellers with an average to above-average level of fitness and mobility. Prepare for some long road journeys.

What's included: 15 nights hotel accommodation and 1 overnight train (soft sleeper), all road transport by air-conditioned vehicles, all sightseeing as specified (excluding entrance fees), Western tour leader based on a minimum of seven travellers, local English-speaking guides throughout, arrival and departure transfers, breakfast daily, seven lunches and four dinners.

Tour Leader: Travel Indochina tour leader based on a minimum of 7 people.

Maximum group size: 15


Not Ready to go Home Yet?: Picture yourself on a village walk at the base of the highest mountain range in the Indian Himalayas, having experienced the warm hospitality of a Kumaoni village home-stay, the secluded trails and villages yours alone to explore … ask us about our 5-day ‘Almora Himalaya Experience.’

Ask our Travellers: "This was such a great holiday - dawn at the Ganges in Varanasi, and the special sunset ceremony you organised there, are experiences I will remember for the rest of my life" J. Nolan - USA

Responsible Travel: When you stay at Bandhavgarh National Park you help support India’s Project Tiger initiative, which protects this indigenous endangered species that calls the park home.

Did you know: Travel Indochina can organise your flights and any additional accommodation. Call us on 1300 138 755 to speak to one of our experts or click here to request a quote.

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Departure dates

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  • 04/11/2008 | Closed
  • 25/11/2008 | Closed
  • 09/12/2008 | Request


  • Days 1 to 2      - Delhi 
  • Days 3             - Varanasi 
  • Days 4 to 7      - Khajuraho & Bandhavgarh
  • Day 8               -  Agra
  • Days 9 to 10    -  Jaipur
  • Days 11 to 13  - Pushkar & Jodpur
  • Days 14 to 17  - Jojawar & Udaipur