Destination Covers: Kolkata - Gaya - Bodhgaya - Varanasi - Allahabad - Agra - New Delhi - Jammu - Katra - Jammu - New Delhi
It is impossible not to be astonished by India. Nowhere on Earth does humanity present itself in such a dizzying, creative burst of cultures and religions, races and tongues. Every aspect of the country presents itself on a massive, exaggerated scale, worthy in comparison only to the superlative mountains that overshadow it. Perhaps the only thing more difficult than to be indifferent to India would be to describe or understand India completely.
Destination Covers: New Delhi - Gorakhpur - Lumbini - Vaishali - Patna - Rajgir - Nalanda - Bodhgaya - Varanasi - New Delhi
A voyage that would take one through Buddhist India, where Buddhism originated more than 2,500 years ago. The sacred journey includes visits to the most important Buddhist pilgrimage sites of Lumbini (where the Buddha was born), Bodhgaya (where he became enlightened), Varanasi (where he first preached), and Kusinagar (where he passed away and achieved nirvana).
Destination Covers: Kolkata - Bagdogra - Darjeeling - Pelling - Gangtok - Kalimpong - Bagdogra - Kolkata
East India is home to stunning scenery, remarkable religious monuments and vibrant cultural centres. This journey travels from the colonial splendour of Calcutta to the tea plantations of Darjeeling and it explores some of India's most stunning attractions.