India - A Glorious History
Departing: Sunday 11 October 2020
Returning: Saturday 24 October 2020
Duration: 14 days
Delve into the fabulous and fascinating history of India. Explore the culture of the Mughals with their superb architecture and intriguing personal histories. Learn about the Sikh religion and feel the very heart of Amritsar visiting the outstanding Golden Temple. In Delhi probe deep into the glory of the Mughal rulers, whilst in Agra, admire the sensitivity of the architecture of the Taj Mahal and the strength and dominance of Agra Fort.
The sheer genius of the Astronomical Observatory in Jaipur is incredible, but well matched by the magnificence of Amber Fort and the delight of the Palace of Winds. Finally, take a day trip to Tilonia Barefoot College and interact with the students as they participate in their vocational studies.
- Visit the Partition Museum in Amritsar
- Visit Talonia Barefoot College near Jaipur
- Visit the craft studio in Agra to see the intricacy of marble inlay work
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ACTIVITY RATING: LOW
Price per person sharing a twin or double room, including flights. Single room supplement £865/$1,124
$4,530 - please note that this US Dollar price is based on the exchange rate in June 2019. Contact the operator for the most up-to-date price information.