All our guided tours include: A guided tour of important and architecturally interesting places of worship in India or Thailand. Some tours include special lectures by emminent individuals who are either historians, people of religious prominance or academicians. First class hotels or the best available in the area, where first class hotels are not available. Meals as listed - breakfast, lunch and dinner daily. All meals on table d’hôte basis. The services of a our representative at all airport/hotel/railway transfers.

What is included:

  • A guided tour of important and architecturally and culturally fascinating places.

  • Observation and participation in rituals and activities where allowed and practical.

  • A dedicated and knowledgeable guide accompanying us throughout the tour. This continuity will allow you to get to know your guide.

  • Special discussions with learned teachers and speakers, in the comfort of your hotel, to deepen your experiences and broaden your understanding of the cultures and religions in India (on some tours only).

  • Time to visit bazaars and shop for carpets, statues, jewelry, shawls and local handicrafts.

  • First class or best available hotels in the area.

  • All meals - simple, delicious vegetarian and non-vegetarian local cuisine.

  • The services of our representative at all airport/hotel/railway transfers.

  • Air transport in economy class, rail transport in air-conditioned chair-car and sightseeing by an air-conditioned bus or air-conditioned car.
  • Accommodation in single twin share room.
  • Current Hotel Taxes and Service Charges.
  • Entrance tickets to monuments and museums visited on the tour.
  • Porterage for a maximum of two bags per person.

What is not included:

  • Departure Taxes or Visa handling fees.
  • Meals, unless expressly stated
  • Beverages, mineral water, alcohol, laundry, telephone calls; or other items of personal nature.
  • Tips and Gratuities to drivers, guides, porters, bellboys, and waiters at restaurants.
  • Still camera or video-camera fees at the various monuments and museums.
  • Increases in airfares or Government imposed taxes.
  • Services not specifically stated in the itinerary.
  • International Air, unless expressly paid for.