A country of incomparable landscapes and a fascinating culture, India never ceases to amaze. Neighboring Nepal is known for its stunning mountain scenery, elaborate architecture and centuries-old traditions. Begin your discovery of these magical lands in Delhi, India’s fascinating capital, where grand mosques, poignant monuments, and lively markets await your exploration. In Jaipur, visit Galtaji, a Hindu pilgrimage site, and the Amber Fort. Discover the unique wildlife of South Asia on a safari in Ranthambore National Park, rich in its diversity of flora and fauna. Walk through the amazing complex of monuments and temples at Fatehpur Sikri. Marvel at the Taj Mahal, one of the eight wonders of the world, during unforgettable sunrise and sunset visits. Then travel to Kathmandu, Nepal, to see Pashupatinath Shrine, one of the most sacred Hindu temples in the country, and Boudhanath, one of the holiest Buddhist sites in Nepal.
From approximately $4,995 per person based on double occupancy, plus airfare and V.A.T.
Activity Level: Moderately Active
Host: Prof. John Uhran
View an electronic version of the Treasures of India and Nepal brochure (PDF)