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Discover India & Sri Lanka: Plantations & Pink Cities

Now's the time to explore India on your terms with this tour that's affordable for young travellers. Embrace the the hectic pace of northern Delhi before balancing it out with the beaches of Goa in the first leg of this epic subcontinental journey. Then, finish it off in the southern half of Sri Lanka, a culture-loving backpacker’s dream. Here you’ll discover beautiful ruins, hike through tea plantations, and chill out on Hikkaduwa Beach. And the best part? You’ll do it all with travellers of a similar age and state of mind.

What's Included

  • Your G for Good Moment: Lunch at Theuvoram Women Empowerment Project, Alleppey
    Your G for Good Moment: Tamarind Gardens Farm, Digana
    Your G for Good Moment: Breakfast at Sthree Craft Shop and Café, Kandy
    Your Welcome Moment: Meet Your CEO and Group
    Your First Night Out Moment: Connect With New Friends
    Your Discover Moment: Udaipur
    Your Big Night Out Moment: Dance the Night Away, Goa
    Your Local Living Moment: Alleppey Homestay, Alleppey
    Your Big Night Out Moment: Kochi Nightlife, Kochi
    Your Big Night Out Moment: Hikkaduwa Beach Bar, Hikkaduwa
  • Entrance and guided tour of the Taj Mahal
  • Rural Tordi Sagar tour with local guide
  • Allepey Homestay
  • Sunrise at Savitri Temple
  • Gandhi Ashram visit
  • Morning ferry cruise on Kollam's backwaters
  • Neendakara Fishing Harbour visit
  • Orientation walks in Jaipur, Pushkar, Udaipur, Mumbai, Kochi, and Kollam
  • Internal flights
  • Spice plantation visit
  • Kandyan cultural dance performance
  • Temple of the Tooth visit
  • Tea plantation visit
  • Little Adam's Peak Trek
  • Udawalawe NP safari
  • Galle City and Fort tour
  • All transport between destinations and to/from included activities.

Holiday Highlights

  • Tour the famous Taj Mahal
  • Explore the Pink City and Amber Fort
  • Get a taste of village life with a traditional lunch
  • Climb to the spiritual temple of Savitiri
  • Explore bustling Mumbai
  • Check out the catch of the day at Kollam’s fishing docks
  • Learn about local plants uses at a Spice Garden
  • Visit a tea plantation
From
£1,955
pp
Travel Style: 18-to-Thirtysomethings
Physical Rating: 3 - Average
Service Level: Basic
Trip Type: Small Group

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Dossier Disclaimer

The information in this trip details document has been compiled with care and is provided in good faith. However it is subject to change, and does not form part of the contract between the client and the operator. The itinerary featured is correct at time of printing. It may differ slightly to the one in the brochure. Occasionally our itineraries change as we make improvements that stem from past travellers, comments and our own research. Sometimes it can be a small change like adding an extra meal along the itinerary. Sometimes the change may result in us altering the tour for the coming year. Ultimately, our goal is to provide you with the most rewarding experience. Please note that our brochure is usually released in November each year. If you have booked from the previous brochure you may find there have been some changes to the itinerary.

VERY IMPORTANT: Please ensure that you print a final copy of your Trip Details to review a couple of days prior to travel, in case there have been changes that affect your plans.

Itinerary Disclaimer

While it is our intention to adhere to the route described below, there is a certain amount of flexibility built into the itinerary and on occasion it may be necessary, or desirable to make alterations. The itinerary is brief, as we never know exactly where our journey will take us. Due to our style of travel and the regions we visit, travel can be unpredictable. The Trip Details document is a general guide to the tour and region and any mention of specific destinations or wildlife is by no means a guarantee that they will be visited or encountered. Aboard expedition trips visits to research stations depend on final permission.

Additionally, any travel times listed are approximations only and subject to vary due to local circumstances.

Itinerary Notes

Want to experience the sights and sounds of Holi? Make sure you’re in India on March 10, 2020 or March 29, 2021 for the nation’s most colourful festival.