It’s time to explore India- world's largest, oldest,
continuous civilization, in your own way, we set you
free. It’s a land of billion dreams. This itinerary will
provide you an opportunity to see the Monuments and connect
yourself with ancient era, a civilization which has love
plowed in to the roots. Destinations where you will not only
enjoy guaranteed best trips & excursions, activities, rooms,
food & drinks, but along the way also unearth the links
between you, your Soul and the Ultimate Reality.
This is a list of included activities on this trip. All
other activities are optional and at your own expense. For a
list of optional activities and sightseeing available on
this trip, see the optional activities section below. If you
choose not to participate in the included activities on this
itinerary, the cost will not be refunded.
Arrival airport transfer
Monuments, as per your travel Itinerary
Flights if any, which we’ll intimate you upon your travel
Travel assistance at all places.
Elephant/Camel/ Boat/Train rides if any, which will be
intimated you upon your travel request.
Breakfast at each hotel
Every traveler has different spending habit, and his/her own
budget. Please consider your own spending habits when it
comes to allowing for drinks, shopping, participating in
optional activities and tipping. India is a paradise for
shopping - you may find souvenirs, handicrafts, antiquities,
carpets, precious and semi precious stones, gold and silver
jewels, spices, woodcrafts, clothes in cotton and silk.
Every nook and corner of India offers a different product
and you can hard-bargain for the prices everywhere except at
the shops or emporiums which are run by the Govt.
It’s entirely up to you, if you feel the service was
excellent- no matter if it was your driver, guide or in
restaurant. You can tip them. People appreciate and it’s
just the way to let someone one know they deserve it, and
they were outstanding.
Restaurants: Local markets and basic restaurants - round
your bill up to the nearest INR 20. More up-market
restaurants we suggest 10% to 15% of your bill.
– For Travel to India
Please note that from June - September flights do not
operator from Khajaraho to Varanasi. In these months we take
air-conditioned transport overland. This journey takes
approximately ten hours. The flight from Khajaraho to
Varanasi at other times of year is subject to cancellation
at short notice and at these times we may also have to go
The boat ride on the Ganges in Varanasi can be suspended if
there is heavy rainfall in the region resulting in high
water levels or strong currents making boating dangerous. If
the boating is not possible we will make alternative
arrangements to visit Sarnath.
Most of the heritage monuments are closed on Monday’s and
almost all the museums are closed on Monday’s.
The Taj Mahal in Agra is closed on Fridays.
Basically tropical country cotton clothing is recommended.
From April to October it is hot and dry barring the two
months of July/August of rains when it gets humid. Winter
months are November till March. This is the best period to
visit India. In December, January and February it may get
quite cold in some parts of the country and you will need
woolens. For all your weather needs
based as per itinerary, a complete list of hotels and
alternate hotels will be provided to you upon receiving your
travel request. India has beautiful Heritage hotels, Modern
Hotels, Ultra modern and hotels that come in price range of
Indian food is different from rest of the world not only
in taste but also in cooking methods. It reflects a
perfect blend of various cultures and ages. Just like
Indian culture, food in India has also been influenced by
various civilizations, which have contributed their share in
its overall development and the present form.
Foods of India are better known for its spiciness.
Throughout India, be it North India or South India, spices
are used generously in food. But one must not forget
that every single spice used in Indian dishes carries some
or the other nutritional as well as medicinal properties
The transport shall remain as promised, Car (A/C only) ,
flights, overnight trains.
We are never officially off the clock, so you can reach us
any time. The travel vouchers will have our Mobile/Landline
Numbers and also the nearest Pink Vibgyor Branch.
Please note that visas are the responsibility of the
individual traveler. The visa requirements for your trip
vary depending on where you are from and where you are
going. We will give you all the valid documentation which
will help you to obtain visa, for example – Your Travel
Itinerary on Letter head, Flight tickets issued under your
name and hotel reservations under your name.
Make sure your passport is valid for at least 6 months after
your return date. Be sure to check the date you require a
visa from and the length of time you will need to cover,
especially if you change countries during your trip.
India: All foreign nationals, including children, require a
visa to enter India. There are visa on arrival for selected
nationals in India- Visas MUST be obtained in advance.
Indian visas cannot be obtained in Nepal. Tourist visas are
available in Single and Multiple Entries. Pls. click on
this link for further link
India has 220 volts/50 cycles of Alternating Current (AC). 2
or 3 round pin plugs are used.
India lies east of Greenwich and has a time difference of
5.30 hrs in winter and 4.30 in summer.
Travel Insurance is recommended and should be taken from
your home country and should cover medical assistance,
repatriation, cancellation or curtailment of your travel,
loss of baggage or valuables etc. All our transport as well
as that of the suppliers carry a comprehensive insurance for
the vehicle, driver and the passengers - as per the
prevailing laws of the country. Claims, if any, will be
processed as per the Indian Laws in local currency. No claim
is possible in case of any damaged/lost or delay of the
baggage and is not covered by the insurance either.
baggage allowance is normally 15 to 30 kilos but varies from
airline to airline. Normally 1 handbag is allowed. For
safety reasons, your suitcase should be locked. All liquids,
more than the specified quantity, should be placed in your
checked in baggage..
Please bring a photocopy of your passport main page and
airline ticket if you will require airline reconfirmation at
the end of your trip.
Removing shoes is a must before entering a shrine. Some
Temples are off-limits to visitors. People should be
properly dressed and should cover their head before entering
a Sikh Temple, cover their legs while entering a mosque
etc.. In most of Hindu and Jain temples leather products
like shoes, belts, handbags, camera cases etc. are
prohibited in the main shrine and should be left outside or
in your bus. Smoking is not permitted in public places as
well as in the bus.
The currency is INDIAN RUPEE (INR) & comes in denominations
of 1, 2, 5, 10, 20, 50, 100, 500 and 1000 Rupees. Coins are
in denominations of 50 paisa, one rupee, two rupees, five
rupees and ten rupees. We suggest you to carry Travelers
cheque. All major credit cards etc. are accepted. You may
withdraw cash in local currency from ATMs available in all
the major cities. You may exchange money either in the
hotels or banks/money changers against an official receipt.
Most public washroom facilities in India are of the
traditional Western Style toilets. Please carry your own
toilet paper and hand wipes. The washroom facilities in most
of your hotels are as you are accustomed to.
domestic airfares are not included in the cost. The domestic
fares are always given apart. Please book your international
air tickets directly at your end.
We could purchase the domestic flights for you in India or
you could buy the same directly. The prices quoted for the
domestic flights are regular fares. Please check with us for
better instant purchase fares. These fares are available
against full prepayments and are normally much cheaper. On
hearing from you, we will quote the exact amount of these
airfares. THE AIRFARES ARE NOT GUARANTEED TILL TICKETED.
These tickets are non refundable in case of any changes or
For reservations we need the names of the travelers,
passport number, nationality and gender (Mr or Ms)
First class & Executive Class seats are available
on limited trains. There are no dining facilities on Indian
Meals are included in certain trains. In most of the trains
meals are available at a nominal cost.
In the night journeys a sleeping berth with a bed roll and
in the day journeys normal seating is foreseen.
In first class, the compartments have two or four berths and
have a proper door to close for privacy. There is no
guarantee of your getting a two berth or a four berth
The railways do not allow you to buy all the four berths of
a first class cabin if only two of you are traveling. Every
empty berth/seat is offered to other wait-listed
In two tiers, the compartments have four berths in the cabin
and two berths in the passage. There are no doors but only a
curtain is there for privacy.
In three tiers, the compartments have six berths in the
cabin and two berths in the passage. There are neither doors
No refund or compensation can be claimed from Indian
Railways in case of any cancellation of a train or delay in
their departure/arrival or loss of baggage.
For reservations we need the full name, gender (Mr or Ms),
date of birth, passport number, and nationality.
The bookings are non-transferable.
Normally the train reservations open 90 days prior to
MOST OF THE TRAINS ARE QUITE FULL AND WE WILL OFFER
We believe above mentioned
information was helpful, if still you face any problems
please do not hesitate to contact us.