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The allure of India has, for many years, drawn travelers to its religious history, delicious cuisine and cultural dynamism. This UW trip samples it all, including chaotic Delhi, the awe-inspiring wonder of the Taj Mahal, the ancient temples of Khajuraho, and the holiness of Varanasi. Explore the best and most interesting areas of India’s Golden Triangle with this action-packed tour.
Trip highlights include:
- In Delhi, tour the 16th-century Tomb of Humayun and Qutab Minar, a 234-step tower dating back to 1193
- In Old Delhi, tour India’s largest mosque, Jama Masjid
- Visit Jantar Mantar, an open-air astronomical observatory
- Walk through the red sandstone city of Fatehpur Sikri, a UNESCO World Heritage Site
- Learn about the romantic history of the Taj Mahal
- Participate in an Indian cuisine cooking lesson
- Travel by train to the Khajuraho Group of Monuments
- Enjoy game drives in Ranthambore Tiger Preserve, former private hunting grounds of the Maharajahs
- Meet the local Meena tribes people while on a camel safari
- Take an early morning cruise on the Ganges, the most sacred river of India
This special program explores the beauty, history and diversity of northern India. This is truly a trip of a lifetime. Make your reservation today!
Optional extension: Stay in Nepal for five days and four nights for $1,341!
$4,095 land only. $5,694 with group air from Seattle. (Group air includes $799 in airline taxes and departure fees)
Single Supplement: $1,795
Operator: Odysseys Unlimited
Friends & family are welcome—you don't have to be a UW graduate to travel with UW Alumni Tours!