By GAdventures



West Coast India & Rajasthan by Rail

  • 14 Apr
  • -
  • 25 Apr
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  • 12 days


per person

Availability: 5 places

    Have you ever wondered what it’s like to travel like a local in India? We’ll put you on a train to explore the west coast of the country (just like the natives do!) over 12 days. After you experience the Taj Mahal, visit the colourful Rajasthani streets of Jaipur and Udaipur. Relax on the beach in Goa and indulge in fresh seafood right from the coast. This train trip is sure to be a classic – get there first.

    Day 1

    Day 1 Delhi

    Arrive at any time. Arrival transfer included through the G Adventures-supported Women on Wheels project.

    Day 2

    Day 2 Delhi/Āgra (1B)

    Take the Shatabdi Express train to Agra, with breakfast served on board. Enjoy a guided tour of the impressive Taj Mahal and Agra Fort. Time permitting, opt to visit the Baby Taj.

    Day 3

    Day 3 Āgra/Jaipur

    Hop on a Shatabdi Express train in the evening to Jaipur.

    Day 4

    Day 4 Jaipur

    Take an orientation walk around town. Take a photo of the Hawa Mahal (Palace of the Winds) and visit the Amber Fort. Walk around the Old City and markets and opt to visit the City Palace. With free time, choose to visit local artisans in a nearby village, wander the Jantar Mantar, or check out a Bollywood film at the spectacular Art Deco film house, the Raj Mandir.

    Day 5

    Day 5 Jaipur

    Enjoy free time to explore Jaipur before boarding an overnight train to Udaipur.

    Day 6

    Day 6 Udaipur

    Enjoy an orientation walk, including a visit to the Jagdish Temple and the City Palace, one of the largest royal palaces in India. Attend a Rajasthani cultural show on Gangaur Ghat.

    Day 7

    Day 7 Udaipur

    Enjoy a free day in Udaipur.

    Day 8

    Day 8 Udaipur/Būndi

    Take a train to Bundi to explore the fort and stepwells.

    Day 9

    Day 9 Būndi (1D)

    Explore Bundi with some free time before an overnight trip on the Mumbai Rajdhani Express train, with dinner on board.

    Day 10

    Day 10 Mumbai

    Arrive in the morning in bustling Mumbai, home to 20 million people. Take a walking tour of the Colaba area and see the Gateway of India.

    Day 11

    Day 11 Mumbai/Goa

    Catch a morning flight to beautiful Goa. Spend free time relaxing on the beach or exploring the city's monuments.

    Day 12

    Day 12 Goa

    Depart at any time.