Dates tbc – 9th November – 30th November 2019
Take the opportunity to explore the exciting culture of India, while capturing many of the beautiful moments in paint. Experience the colour and spice of India on a 3 week extravaganza. The first week of the holiday will be spent in the South of India, Kerala, and the Indian Ghats, the second week in Rajasthan, Jaipur and Agra* and then a final week in the Himalayas in Darjeeling and Kalimpong. With opportunities for sketching and painting the wonderful sights all along the way.
New itinerary to be published soon, Below is a draft itinerary that will be amended.
Day 1 flight to Delhi
Day 2, 3, explore Delhi,
Day 4 Flight to Kochi
3 nights on the house boats
Day 8 Visit Animal reserve, to see tigers and Elephants.
2 nights at reserve
Day 10 Flight from Kochi to Jaipur
3 nights in Jaipur
Day 14 Flight to Bagdogra, Jeep to Darjeeling.
Day 15 Explore the beautiful City of Darjeeling, the Hustle and bustl3 of th3 city, the Himalayan mountain institute, with stunning views of Kachenjunga.
Day 16 Very early start to see the sunrise over Mount Everest. A jeep ride to Tiger Hill, it has an amazing vantage point and hundreds of people visit every day in the hope of catching a glimpse of Everest as the sun hits this peak first on a clear morning! Visit the Himlayan Mountain Zoo and the Climbing Museum. Enjoy sketching and painting in Darjeeling.
Day16 last minute shopping in the morning, then off to Karmi Farm homestead by jeep. Arrive at Karmi for afternoon tea. Settle in, supper and relax in the lounge.
Day 17 first full day at Karmi, short tour around the homestead then settle down to sketch and paint. Late afternoon walks – optional.
Day 18 19, 20. Karmi Farm.
Day 21, depart for Kalimpong, settle in hotel, taxi to Gumpa, and a wander around city. Dinner
Day 22 early start jeeps to Bagdogra for flight to New Delhi, settle in hotel, dinner
Day 23 Flight home.
India Tour Prices 2019
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