Our private tours allow you to get off the beaten track and travel at your own pace on a holiday that can be tailored to suit your requirements. With well-planned itineraries covering India’s most important regions, our experienced English-speaking guides show you around all of the sites of interest, while our local representatives are on hand to help with anything else you may need. Feel free to change any of our suggested tour itineraries – upgrade your hotels, add in another few days of sightseeing, or spend more time in a particular location; it’s up to you. Our expert team of India holiday planners would be happy to help.
Explore the length and breadth of enchanting India, with our exciting selection of private India tours below. Visit the state of Gujarat, where Ghandi led his famous salt march. Take in the bustling city of Mumbai – home of Bollywood, the palm-fringed beaches of Goa and the 2nd Century BC caves of Ajanta and Ellora. Head north to the ethereal Taj Mahal,holy Varanasi and the pink city of Jaipur in Rajasthan – home of the Rajputs. Or head south to the oft-overlooked backwaters, tea plantations and tropical beaches of Kerala. Or, to take the road less-travelled, head to bustling Kolkata, capital of arts and culture, beautiful Darjeeling, the Sun Temple of Konark or the tribal villages of Orissa.
Alternatively if one of our group tour itineraries appeals to you, we can easily arrange the tour for you on a private basis. For all our group tours we have provided a Private Tour Supplement on the pricing page which is the additional cost for doing each tour privately. These are based on the exact itineraries, hotels and start dates of the group tours but entrance fees are included. Prices are based on 2 people travelling together and sharing a room.
Visit the far north of India, Kashmir, and spend time on Lake Dal aboard your own houseboat. Taking in the Mughal Gardens of Srinigar and the historic old city as well as the colourful floating gardens surrounded by the distant mountains of the Himalayas.
Combining historic Kochi, the hill station of Munnar and a houseboat cruise on the backwaters of Kerala. In nine sunfilled days feast upon the amazing natural wonders, wildlife, beauty and diversity of stunning Kerala - God's own country.
Coined as 'golden' for the extraordinary wealth of cultural & historical splendour, Delhi, Agra & Jaipur offer a rich colourful history, incredibly impressive sights & lavish hospitality. Ideal for the first time visitor or combined with a beach break in the south.
Taking in the classic sights of Kashmir, from staying in a house boat on Lake Dal and the regal Mughal Gardens of Srinigar to the magnificent scenery of the Himalayas before finishing on top of the world in Leh. Don’t miss this opportunity to see a truly remarkable and different part of the world.
Travel off the beaten track to the state of Assam in India's remote North East, known for its picturesque scenery, tea plantations and fascinating tribes. On this unique 10 day tour you will get the opportunity to visit tea plantations and WWII sites, explore ancient sites, encounter remote tribes, go wild at Jorhat Gibbon Sanctuary and visit Majuli - the world's largest river island. This is a slice of India not everyone gets to see!
Head out on a journey to some of India’s finest sights. Take in bustling Delhi, the beautiful Pink City of Jaipur, the spectacular Taj Mahal in Agra and the mysterious erotic temples of Khujaraho. Finish off with a journey to the home of the famous purifying Ganges – holy Varanasi.
'There's always room in India', so join us for a thrilling adventure and an assault on the senses, following in the footsteps of the characters from 'The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel' film. Travel through the chaos of Delhi to the serenity of Udaipur, from the architectural wonder of Jaipur to the awe-inspiring Taj Mahal, with time to reflect on the light, colour and smiles of India with a stay at the 'Best Exotic Marigold Hotel' itself.
Commencing in Kolkata, we journey south to Bhubaneshwar, home to more than 500 temples. After visiting the unique tribal villages of Orissa, we round off our adventure with a trip to Puri, home to the World Heritage listed Sun Temple at Konark
Delight your senses in colourful Rajasthan on this classical itinerary of the North. Visit the famous Taj Mahal, spot a tiger in Ranthambhore, discover opulent palaces and explore ancient forts - all this whilst lapping up legends of the Rajputs!
From bustling Kolkata, India’s vibrant capital of culture, to the astounding beauty of Darjeeling and surrounding Sikkim, with its verdant tea plantations, Himalayan vistas and Buddhist monasteries - take the road less travelled on this captivating 11 day journey.
Journey through the state of Maharashtra aboard the Deccan Odyssey, an exclusive luxury train. Visiting Mumbai, home of Bollywood, the beaches of tropical Goa, and the stunning caves of Ajanta and Ellora, this is a 5 star holiday to remember!
A wonderful trek through beautiful countryside, following a trail that winds through a series of pastures and shepherd camps, with superb views of the Indian Himalayas and the crossing of the Kauri Pass where views can be had of towering Nanda Devi (7816m).
Embark on a captivating journey of discovery through Nagaland - state of the headhunters. Spectacular landscapes & tribal villages abound in India's remote & contiguous north eastern state. Experience a life far removed from our own where you will encounter Naga warriors, Ang chiefs & colourful tribes, explore Ahom Dynasty temples, Kachari Kingdom ruins & more!
Commencing in Mumbai and travelling through the historical state of Gujarat - homeland of Mahatma Gandhi, this innovative itinerary incorporates coastal Porbandar, princely Rajkot and flourishing Ahmedabad - the starting point of the legendary salt march.
Chennai, Pondicherry and Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary. Kochi, colonial hill stations and a rice boat cruise on the Keralan backwaters. An action packed fortnight in the Southern Indian states of Tamil Nadu and Kerala, that simply has it all!
Discover exotic stone carved temples, princely palaces and colonial hill stations. Take a train journey on the scenic Blue Mountain Railway, cruise the backwaters of Kochi and spot elephant from your jungle hide-away at both Mudumalai and Nagarhole National Parks.
From the Golden Sikh Temple in Amritsar, journey north to the home of the Dalai Lama, crossing the majestic snow-clad Himalayas to discover the medieval temples & stupas of the Buddhist kingdom of Ladakh.