There are many weekend getaways and summer vacations that you can't forget, except for a few photographs. Few destinations can make your vacation extraordinary and transform your life. India is a destination that transcends the ordinary and opens up your mind to new possibilities, according to many travelers. For westerners, India is far from what they know. A truly immersive experience in India's culture, traditions, and amazing landscapes will be unforgettable.
Here are some reasons why India travel is so life-changing for both locals and travelers:
Experience a culture unlike any other:
India is vast, with a multitude of civilizations and dynasties. Every region has its rich history. India is home to many distinct local cultures, each with its history and tradition. You will find multiple religious and cultural influences wherever you travel to India. India is a country that evokes both beauty and order, which supports and encourages the cultural diversity that exists today. All of our tours allow us to stay, eat and learn about local culture so that we can experience it the right way. We also help preserve and protect what makes India special.
See ancient religions flourish:
Many of the ancient civilizations from India have had a significant impact on how we live today. People around the globe are inspired by the timeless lessons of these ancient civilizations and still revere them. India is home to influences from Hinduism, Buddhism, Christianity, and other religions. Each has its history that you can physically witness. There are many ancient Hindu temples in India, and Buddhist monasteries high up in the Himalayas that offer travelers an opportunity to see ancient religions firsthand.
Experience ancient civilization firsthand:
India is one of the world's greatest cradles for civilization. Many of the Indian civilizations that once flourished have influenced religion, technology, and architecture today. You can see the impact of these civilizations in India and get a glimpse into their past. India is home to many ancient ruins, including forts and temples. These dynasties and cultural groups have left their mark on India. It is possible to walk among ancient walls and palaces, as well as see ancient temples still in use today. India is a place where history is still a part of daily life. The Spiti Valley bike trip takes us to ancient monasteries, and we stay in homestays that function just as they did in antiquity.
You experience unique, amazing cuisine:
India is known worldwide for its unique and extraordinary cuisine. Indian cuisine is beloved for its rich spices and ancient healing properties. India is a different country and its cuisine is a part of your overall experience. The country's diversity is evident in the way it changes its cuisine and culture every 200 kilometers. India's varied terrain allows for the cultivation of unique spices and ingredients.
See some of the most unusual wildlife and terrain in the world:
India is vast, and it is home to many different climates and ecosystems. You will have a completely different view of the Himalayas than you would on the beaches in Goa. India is home to biodiversity hotspots such as the Western Ghats or the Eastern Himalayas. This allows for incredible views and wildlife that are not found anywhere else on the planet.