India is an extraordinary country with diverse terrain, culture, history and religion. it stretches from the northern Himalayan peaks to the southern backwaters of Kerala, and has a history reaching back five millennia. Drawing influences from the Mughal Empire, and more recently the British Empire, India is a fascinating multicultural mixing pot just ready to be explored.
Everything's possible for your travel to India with Powder Byrne, on each of our journeys you will be accompanied by our local experts, who will make sure you get exactly what you want from your adventure, whether that is culture, fun, relaxation or a complete mixture.
India is one of the most vibrant, culturally rich, and colourful countries in the world, and with unique music, food, flora, and fauna, it's a place full of surprises. One of few countries where you can find yourself able to visit rain forests, deserts, beaches, mountains, and bustling cities all within a single holiday, each state is also home to its own language, cuisine, and musical tradition.
Goa and the Maldives
Goa is known as "Rome of the East", "Tourist Paradise” and "Pearl of the Orient", the state of Goa is located on the western coast of India in the coastal belt known as Konkan. Enjoy Gentle breeze, swaying palm trees, the never ending shore line, the beaches with golden sand and the regular lapping of the waves with a final stop off in Male, the Maldives.
Two Kingdoms Honeymoon
Travelling though India is about the sights and sounds, it is about taking in the smell and experiencing the emotions. India is about the people, the warmth of Indian hospitality and the genuine friendliness to guests. A journey through India ia about completely immersing your senses in the surroundings and letting the uniqueness of the country take over. A journey through India is a life altering experience and a trip of a lifetime for the special newlyweds.
Culture and History
India is such a large country with many unique places waiting to be explored, so many, in fact, that it's hard to highlight just a few. Below you'll find some of our top "culture and history spots" to whet your appetite. With Mughal, British, and Dutch forts and palaces galore as well as 37 UNESCO World Heritage Sites, India isn't short of interesting sites, not the least of which being the Taj Mahal, one of the seven wonders of the world.
Exploring the Jungle
You would be surprised to know that India is home to 698 protected areas, 102 national parks and virgin jungles with the largest population of wild tigers roaming around 47 separate tiger reserves. However, tigers aren’t the only amazing animal you can see, India is also home to rhinos, leopards, bears, wild elephants, lions, and many more incredible species.
Whether you're after a traditional wildlife jeep safari or something a little bit different, you'll find it and more on your adventure holiday in India. Camel, bike, horse, boat, and even foot safaris are all available from half to full day itineraries.
Our dedicated Adventure consultant will be able to put together a bespoke quote for your perfect adventure holiday. Prices include accommodation, a complete itinerary of activities, luxury transfers between destinations and English speaking guides that you'll need along the way.