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UNIQUE TRAVEL EXPERIENCES IN INDIA

Travelling to India can always be like a dream come true for a traveller. High Himalayan ranges in the North, Beautiful Thar Deserts of Rajasthan, Gorgeous beaches of Goa, Calm backwaters of Kerala, variety of flora and fauna found in dense jungles and on the top of all the cultural beauty of the country has always attracted the travellers from ages. But India is not only about visiting the beaten tracks and doing touristic activities. Here you can find some amazing and unique experiences which can add spice to anyone’s trip in India. Choose your city and ask our travel experts to arrange those selected unique experience for your visit.

Agra

Mohabbat e Taj show

Evening visit the Kalakriti Cultural & Convention Centre, where we will witness the Mohabbat e Taj show, a dance and drama creates the Mughal era. It creates the world of romance and eternal love personified in the epic love story of the emperor Shah Jahan and his beloved Mumtaz Mahal, is woven into the mesmerizing Dance-Drama, Mohabbat the Taj.

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Tonga / buggy ride at Agra

A Tonga ride in Agra is sheer fun all through. Tonga rides will take you to the most beautiful monument in the world. The talkative young men (tonga walla) ensure you are comfortable and they are on their toes to adhere to your requests.

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Amritsar

Wagah Border Ceremony

The Wagah border closing 'lowering of the flags' ceremony is a daily military practice that the security forces of India (Border Security Force) and Pakistan (Pakistan Rangers) have jointly followed since 1959. This ceremony takes place every evening before sunset at the Wagah border.

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Cochin

Kathakali dance at Cochin

Evening visit the Kathakali dance at Cochin. Kathakali is a special art form, combining a unique blend of dance, drama, music, literature and painting. Start early to see the artist preparing themselves for the show (5 PM). An interesting feature of Kathakali is that the make-up of the dancers is very elaborate. Watch in detail the ritual worth seeing hour long process of make-up as part of our daily KATHAKALI performance. After the Performance, you will have a unique opportunity to take photographs along with the artists in colorful costumes as a souvenir.
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Visit to Elephant Camp

Today we will depart early from our hotel and reach Kodanad Elephant Centre, here we will see the elephant bathing and playing, and feed them.

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Athirappilly Falls

These falls originate in the upper reaches of the Western Ghats. The Athirapilly-Vazhachal area is a virgin rainforest, with many endangered and endemic species of flora and fauna. Here, one can spend time at the beautiful waterfalls and enjoy the forest.

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Greenix Village: Cultural Museum

The cultural museum is a presentation of Kerala’s rich dance and cultural history in visual form. The Greenix Village includes the museum, 2 theaters for dance/music performances, an art gallery, restaurant, book and curio shops, and Kalaripayattu (a martial art form) training square. Yoga training, Kathakali performance, live demonstrations on a handloom weaving machine and pottery wheel are conducted here on daily basis.

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Cooking Classes

If you are willing to join some cooking classes to learn the recipe of some mouth watering dishes of Kerala then it is advisable to stay in Cochin atleast for two days so that you can have time other than just doing the sightseeing trips of the touristic places. Kerala is famous for its delicious sea food and coconut flavour.

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Delhi

Visit to Kingdom of Dreams

Kingdom of Dreams is a blend of modern and traditional India and present Indian culture in an entertaining format to all visitors. It offers you the best of India in the form of Cuisine, Crafts, Musicals, Dramas, Carnivals, Street Dances, Mythological Shows and much more. You can enjoy Culture Gully where you will see the Indian culture, culinary delights and shopping experiences. Nautanki Mahal - venue for Bollywood style musicals and theatre in the grand style of royals that will leave you breathless.

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Rickshaw ride at Delhi

To explore this area fully would take days, but a great way to get around and experience the vibrant atmosphere and array of sounds and sights on display is by traditional cycle-rickshaw.

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Sound and Light show at Red Fort

An evening sound and light show re-creates events in India's history connected with the fort. The show is seen as the connection of modern times with the old times of Mughal era and other rulers who took Delhi to realms of high status and made Delhi the corridor of Power.

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Delhi Haat

It was established to encourage arts and crafts in India. Here one sees a mixture of crafts, food and cultural activity. Unique bazaar, in the heart of the city, it displays the richness of Indian culture. One can enjoy shopping several ethnic and classy products as well as increase your taste buds by having several dishes and snacking in food plaza served at reasonable rates under single roof.

The best time to visit the place is during evening time as the haat gets glittered with the lights, which increases the charm of the village and even you can enjoy the diversity that is offered in Indian culture.

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Visit to Akshardham temple

The Akshardham experience is an enlightening journey through India’s glorious art, values and contributions for the progress, happiness and harmony of mankind. A spectacular musical fountain show that depicts the cycle of birth, life, and death as described in Indian philosophy.

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Goa

Anjuna Flea Market

The most happening place in Goa and the world famous Anjuna Flea Market held on every Wednesday. Browse the colorful, exotic stalls in search of those holiday bargains - silver Jewellery, fabulous wooden carvings, radiant silks and pungent spices, to name but a few! Drink in the sights and sounds of this legendary market made famous by the hippies in the '60s.

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Crocodile Watching

Diwali is the prime festival for Hindus, celebrated with great passion and delight in all over the world during the month of October – November. During this occasion Goddess Lakshmi is welcomed to bring prosperity and happiness for which people decorate their home and workplace with lights, rangolis, light clay lamps (diyas) filled with oil and other decorative stuff. Diwali is the prime festival for Hindus, celebrated with great passion and delight in all over the world during the month of October – November. During this occasion Goddess Lakshmi is clay lamps (diyas) filled with oil and other decorative stuff.

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Dolphin Watching

In Goa dolphin sighting trips are mostly carried out in the early morning. Goa's scenic beauty and calm climatic atmosphere makes Goa a cool destination for this activity. Away from the coast, view Goa through the eyes of the friendly dolphins. As the boat speeds away from the sandy shores of the beach, you will see the green emerald that Goa truly is when seen far away from sea.

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Dudhsagar falls

An action packed adventurous day trip, designed for the rough and tough only. The magnificent Dudhsagar Waterfall is on the edge in the high peaks of the Western Ghats and is a sight to behold especially in the monsoons when it is in full and furious flow. From a distance, the waterfall appears like streams of milk rushing down the mountainside

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Snorkelling

Experience the beauty of the underwater world in the clear, magical waters of the Arabian Sea.Look out for dolphins as we head out to Grande Island - where we drop anchor for your swim. The waters of Goa abound with exotic, tropical fish of every conceivable colour and variety and it's your chance to swim among them in this kaleidoscopic wonderland. Then it's time to surface and head for Monkey Beach (known by many names locally) for drinks and a traditional Goan BBQ - a time to relax and sunbathe and a day to remember

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Day with the elephants

Welcome to Elephant Village… a place which will provide you a wonderful ambiance for relaxation, adventure and enjoyment with Elephants and spice plantation tour. One can witness the elephant bathing, playing, feeding. Moreover, you can also play with them. In afternoon, you can enjoy the local goan cuisine lunch at spice plantation farms.

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Fishing

You will be taken the coastline which provides a rich fishing hunting. You will be provided with the fishing kit on the boat including rods and baits. Sports fishing can be both challenging and rewarding

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Jaipur

Abhaneri

A small village of the Dausa district in northern Rajasthan, located 95km from Jaipur, towards the Jaipur-Agra highway. The present name of the village, 'Abhaneri', is believed to be a mispronunciation of 'Abha Nagri' or the 'city of brightness'. Though the village is in ruins now, tourists throng the village to see Chand Baori which is a huge step well, a unique idea conceived by the natives to work as a water reservoir.

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Making of lac bangles

Afternoon, we will visit the local artisans, making the lac bangales. Art of making lac bangles in Jaipur is a peculiar flair; where through the length of the lane one can let his or her senses indulge in a visual canvas of colours and the music of jingling bangles.

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Visit to Chokhi Dhani Village

Experience the rich warmth and rustic charm of a typical Rajasthani Village at Chokhi Dhani- the festivities never end here!!! Live dance and music performance all through the evenings is one of the major attractions at Chokhi Dhani Village. Once can also enjoy camel ride, elephant ride, tonga ride, puppet shows, followed by the typically Rajasthan food served in the Rajasthan style.

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Excursion to Samode

Samode is a large town, located in the Shekhawati region, in the royal city of Jaipur, Rajasthan. An ideal desert getaway, Samode is located on the way to Shekhawati and is known for the Samode ‘haveli' (palace), garden and fort. You can enjoy lunch at Samode Palace (at your own cost)

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Dera Amer

Dera Amer camp is run by the local Rajput family, who reside there, and organise elephant and horse safari in the jungle using their beautiful home and camp as base as well as getting the guests to interact with the local farmers in the village. This family also organise dinner and lunch or just high tea with the personalised environment. You can spend time with elephants, washing, feeding them, watching them sleep and playing.

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Movie at Raj Mandir

Rajmandir is a famous cinema hall in Jaipur, which is known for its elegance and style, where one can have the royal feeling of watching a movie in a palace of high ceilings with big chandeliers.

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Cooking classes

Many families organise a cooking classes for the foreign guests, so that they can have the opportunity to cook an Indian food with Indian style and later enjoy the same with Indian family. You can also provide them with your preference of food list, which you wish to learn or taste.

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Jaisalmer

Camel safari at sand dunes

After royal havelis, Jaisalmer is famous for evening camel safaris at sand dunes in Jaisalmer. After safari you can enjoy your dinner at sand dunes, with campfire and under the sky roof with twinkling stars.

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Jeep safari at Sand Dunes

In winters, jeep safari in Jaisalmer is a thing worth trying; short trips such as Fossil park or Desert National park and Sam Sand Dunes can be taken which are 40-50kms from Jaisalmer. One can also visit Padholi - a bird sanctuary nearly 150 Km from Jaisalmer, so Jeep will be the best possible mode of transport.

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Jodhpur

Horse cart ride at Clock tower bazaar

Clock tower bazaar is market in the old city area. The bazaar is full of colours, people and spices. Here we will enjoy the horse cart ride.

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Witness opium ceremony at Bishnoi Villages

The countryside around Jodhpur is home to many tidy Bishnoi villages & family compounds. Bishnoi’s are one of the community in Rajasthan which are known for their rich culture and for an art of living happy in scarcity of resources. Legally, they are only allowed to use opium for ‘religious’ purposes. In traditional occasions, the opium tea is made and served as a welcome drink and served to rest and relax. You can also witness the men and women in their traditional clothes engaged in their daily activities, like shoe makers, Pottery, weaving etc.

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Flying Fox at Mehrangarh Fort

Adventurous people can enjoy the flying fox at the Mehrangarah Fort which takes around 1.5 hours to complete. You can enjoy the view of Mehrangarh Fort with the surrounding areas.

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Visit to spice market

It is one of the famous markets in Jodhpur and a must visit place while you are in Jodhpur. You can take a walk inside the markets and can buy the Indian spices like cardamom, red chillies, cinnamon etc.

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Excursion to Ossian

Ossian is the group of temples located on the outskirts of Jodhpur (65kms). Main temples are Jain Temples, The Sachiya Mata Temple, Surya Temples, Harihara Temples, Pippala Devi Temple, Shiv Mandir and Vishnu Temple, which belong to 8th and 11th century.

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Hot Air Ballooning

Hot air ballooning can be done during the season time ie October to March, with the favourable weather condition. Here you can explore small towns as well as big forts and places

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Khajuraho

Sound and Light show at Khajuraho

The sound at lights show at Khajuraho represents the story of the unique temples from the 10th Century to the present day during the Chandela king and narrated in the voice of Amitabh Bachan – the Bollywood legend. The show is conducted at the western group of temples. The show is entertaining and informative about the construction, history and importance of the temples. Timings of Sound & Light Show at Western group of temples
English: 06:30 pm to 07:25 pm.

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Panna National Park

The park is located at a distance of 40 kms from Khajuraho. The park is known worldwide for its wild cats, including tigers as well as deer and antelope, others like black buck, the Indian gazelle, a herd of wild boar are spotted roaming in these lovely forests.

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Raneh Falls and Ken Gharial Reserve

Raneh Falls and the Ken crocodile sanctuary are located nearby and can be visited while staying at Khajuraho. At Raneh Falls, for the bird - watcher this is also an opportunity to study water fowl inn their natural beside the river. At Ken crocodile sanctuary, apart from Gharial (crocodile) you might also spot Wild boar, Chinkara, blue bull and peacocks.

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Mumbai

Bollywood Tour

This tour is organised to view the behind the camera scenes of Films, T.V. Serials or Ad-Films. Make up, editing, dubbing, processing of raw film, background music, animation and Sound effects, vision mixing, special effects, set making, choreography, stunt rehearsals, publicity campaigns etc. You will also visit the cinema halls to experience and watch a movie with a local crowd the local way in the same theatre where major Blockbusters where premiered & released. These theatres still have the Old Charm the comfort and have not given way to the Multiplexes.
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Dharavi Slum Tour

Dharavi is the largest slum of Asia. This excursion will highlight those curious tourists, who want to known and discover the struggling life of people, living in the slums but still seems happy. Guided tours through Dharavi, shows the industrial and the residential part of Dharavi and explaining about problems and challenges Dharavi is facing. This tour gives you a deeper insight into a slum in general and Dharavi in particular.

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Dabbawala Tour

The word "Dabbawala" can be interpreted as "box-carrier" or "lunchpail-man". The word dabbawala means a person who carries and delivers freshly made food from home in lunch boxes to office workers. You will see how Dabbawalas board the Dabbas in the wooden carte in the Train.Most of the Dabba walas get down at Mahalaxmi Stn all the Offices are close to the this railway stn here the Dabbawals sorting outt their Tiffin boxes as per the area wise. A brief introduction here will be given to guests with the dabbawalas and their exact arrangements how the tiffin's are coded and distributed at the right place at the right time. We will drive to Chruchgate Station, where Dabbawalas taking out their dabba carriages and carry them on their head to one place where they do the re - arrangement of tiffins as per the destination area and building. You will get the opportunity to meet these dabawallas and interact with them, they are very keen to welcome us.

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Dhobhi Ghat

Today we will proceed to Washer Man Laundry firmly knows as DHOBI GHAT. A unique feature of Mumbai, the dhobi is a traditional laundryman, who will collect your dirty linen, wash it, and return it neatly pressed to your doorstep. All for a pittance. The "laundries" are called "ghats": row upon row of concrete wash pens, each fitted with its own flogging stone. The clothes are soaked in sudsy water, thrashed on the flogging stones, then tossed into huge vats of boiling starch and hung out to dry. Next they are ironed and piled into neat bundles. Where almost two hundred dhobis and their families work together in what has always been a hereditary occupation.

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Munnar

Visit to Chinnar Wildlife Sanctuary

Chinnar is located 60 km away from Munnar in the rain shadow region of Western Ghats and receives very less amount of rainfall every year. It is an ideal place for trekking. Chinnar has about 1000 species of flowering plants and a wide variety of medicinal plants. You can sight here 225 recorded species of birds and also the endangered species of Giant Grizzled Squirrel of India. Other important mammals that you can see here are elephant, tiger, leopard, guar, sambar, spotted deer, Nilgiri Tahr etc.

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Kolukumalai Tea estate

It is a home to the highest tea plantations in the world. Due to high altitude tea grown here has a special flavour and freshness. You can buy fresh packets from the outlet attached to the factory

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Fishing in Munnar

Tourists interested in fishing can visit Devikulam, which is 7kms from Munnar. The Sita Devi Lake with its mineral waters and picturesque surroundings is ideal for trout fishing.

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Witnessing tea making

Munnar is famous for its tea, and one can visit the tea farms and factory to view the process of tea making, you can also buy the fresh made tea for your family and can also learn tea making.

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Rajamalai

Located 15 km from Munnar, Rajamalai is the tourism zone of the National Park, where the visitors are taken through forest dept vehicles to a sanctuary for the endangered mountain goat of South India, the Nilgiri Tahr (Hemitragus hylocrious). Apart from Nilgiri Tahr, one can find around 26 different species of mammals at this park. A number of elephants, langur and marten can be found here. About 120 species of birds like black and orange flycatcher, Nilgiri pipit, Nilgiri wood pigeon, white bellied shortwing and Kerala laughing thrush can be spotted at Eravikulam National Park. Private vehicles are not allowed inside. Only few mini buses are operated inside in order to control the environment pollution

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Thekkady

Elephant ride

The Best way to explore the park is through the elephant ride, here you will get an opportunity to interact with the elephants as well as enjoy a ride through wilderness areas and beautiful riverside scenery.

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Visit to Spice plantation

Spices have always been an important part of life in Kerala. Spices play an important role in Kerala history and even now, it is important part of life in Kerala. Ayruveda, medicinal purposes, Kerala cuisine, non-ayruvedic medicine and cosmetics are some which has significance of spice in Kerala . The tour gives you a chance to enjoy cardamom, pepper, clove, cinnamon, nutmeg, vanilla and many other varieties of spices and medicinal plants. You can also visit a Tea Plantation factory and can enjoy tea.

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Jeep safri to Gavi Sanctuary

You can enjoy the jeep safari at Periyar jungle. You will be picked from your hotel and proceed with the jungle safaris. The trained guides will accompany you for 3hrs trekking. You can also enjoy canoeing at the Gavi Lake.

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Bamboo rafting at Periyar Tiger Reserve

Bamboo rafting is done in the thick forests Periyar Tiger Reserve. This is one of the thrilling experience while in Thekkady. You have to keep your eyes and ears open to take in some of the beautiful visuals and attractive sounds. This is like a delight to the photographers.

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Udaipur

Vintage private collection of Classic Cars Museum

This is a private collection of the vintage classic cars owned by the Maharaja of Mewar family. This collection within the grounds of the Garden Hotel display of the magnificent Rolls-Royce, 1939 Cadillac open convertibles, rare Mercedes models, 1936 Vauxhall and 1937 Opel models, all are still in perfect running condition.

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Crystal gallery

Housed in the Fateh Prakash Palace is the world-famous Crystal Gallery - the single largest private collection of crystal anywhere in the world.

The collection includes a bewildering number of objects d'art, dinner sets, perfume bottles, decanters, glasses, washing bowls and even furniture. The Crystal Gallery also houses the only crystal bed in the world!

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Shilpgram: Arts & Crafts Village

Shilpgram is a living ethnographic museum to portray and increasing awareness, knowledge of rural life and crafts, specifically, for the younger generation. Special emphasis is laid on workshops for children on arts, crafts, theatre and music. The Centre promotes contemporary urban ceramists, potters, designers, visual artists etc. to work with their traditional counterparts in creating works of everyday art which would then be put up for exhibition and sale for visitors.

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Cooking class:

Cooking class is one good opportunity for the foreign guests, so that they can have the opportunity to cook an Indian food with Indian traditional style and later enjoy the same with Indian family. You can also provide them with your preference of food list, which you wish to learn or taste.

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Boat ride at Lake Pichola

Enjoy boat ride at one of the most beautiful and pleasing lake. A visit to Udaipur is incomplete without boat ride. The ride covers the scenic view of ghats, temples, and palaces, one can also see the children bathing at the ghats, women washing clothes at the ghats. The boat stops at an island palace - Jagmadir, where you can visit this palace and may enjoy refreshments at the café.

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Varanasi

Boat ride on Ganges

Early morning sunrise boat ride that moves slowly from one Ghat to the other and will enables you to witness the life of people came from different part of India to take a holy dip in the Ganges, offer prayers to the Gods. You will see the various activities related to the religious death ceremonies taking place at the ghats. Varanasi is a city for both life and death in the Hindu belief.

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Evening Aarti at Ganges

Every day evening aarti starts at 5PM at Dashashwamedh ghat, done by the young priests, with large flaming lamps and enchanting the mantras which are dedicated to River Ganga. During this time, whole area lit up with a beautiful golden glow from the lamps and with the aroma of sandal.

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