A trip to India is akin to opening up a treasure box filled with wonders. You will be delighted and amazed every time you venture inside. It is easy to immerse yourself with India’s vibrant culture and rich traditions. From its chaotic cities, tranquil hill stations, and ancient forts – you are bound to be wowed at every turn.
India's dramatic terrain is equally breath-taking. From the towering icy peaks of the northern mountains to the sun-washed beaches of the southern coast – there is something to suit everyone’s tastes.
In fact, it is easy to escape the hustle and bustle, by heading south for a relaxing beach trip surrounded by swaying palm trees and azure waters. If you’re feeling adventurous then you can travel onwards to one of the magnificent Indian Ocean Islands for perfect bliss.
If it is your first time in India, then it is worth travelling along its ‘golden triangle’, which offers a fantastic combination of history and culture. The journey is made up of three of the most visited cities in north India. You can explore the old and new parts of Delhi, the iconic Mughal architecture of Agra as well as the beautiful palaces and bustling bazaars of Jaipur.
No trip to India would be complete without a visit the majestic Taj Mahal in Agra. You will be blown away by the sheer beauty of this pearly white landmark and endeared by the heartrending love story behind the monument.
You can also venture deep into the animal kingdom and come face to face with beautiful beasts by embarking on an Indian tiger and elephant safari.
India is as celebrated for its cuisine as it is for its stunning architecture. Whether it’s a spicy curry, vegetarian snacks or cheap and cheerful street food – you will be tantalised by all the sensational flavours.
There is also something to suit all wallets when it comes to accommodation. You can sleep in luxurious hotels converted from magnificent palaces, a spa resort, a houseboat and even budget hostels.
India is also famous for its warm and friendly people, which makes it a destination like no other
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