Taj Mahal

Embark on a memorable journey of enlightenment and discover the culture, natural wonders and people of India in 2019/2020

Book any journey to India of 23 days or longer and enjoy Included Economy Flights*. 

North India’s landscape is as diverse as the many people and cultures that make up this intriguing region. From palaces once occupied by Maharajahs to the holy Ganges River, Bengal tigers and some of the most delicious food on earth, there’s no end to the incredible experiences that await across North India.

The Indian motto of ‘go with the flow’ is never more apt than in sultry South India. The spiritual soul of the subcontinent can be found amongst the thousands of temples. From the lush Kerala Backwaters to the great temple town of Madurai, a journey to South India will capture your heart.

With over 30 World Heritage-listed sites in India alone, you can look forward to discovering one of the world's most culturally, religiously and historically significant destinations. 

Offers for 2019/2020 India Tours

  • Included Flights
    Book any journey to India of 23 days or longer to enjoy included economy flights including taxes*.
  • Partner Included Flights
    Book any journey to India of 14 to 16 days and receive Partner Included Flights including taxes*.

Discover magical India with Scenic & Getaway

Tune into Getaway on Channel Nine at 5:30pm on Saturday 4, 11 and 25 May 2019 to watch Livinia Nixon unveil the highlights and hidden gems of India.

Commencing her Scenic journey of India in Bangalore, the capital city of India's southern state, Livinia travels to Coorg in the west coast, home of India's coffee.

From here she continues inland to the village of Kabini, and then onto the palace town of Mysore.

Episode 2 shows Livina discovering the port city of Kochi and the local fishing industry, before cruising the network of rivers, lakes and canals in the coastal state of Kerala. From the south, Livnia heads north to Madurai and Chettinad, famous for its incredible mansions built in the late 1700’s.

In the last Episode, Livinia explores the towns of Trichy and Tanjore, known as the temple city thanks to many temples and shrines which have been built over the centuries, before heading north to the last stop on this incredible odyssey – the city of Chennai.  

Scenic Enrich

Our Scenic Enrich encounters take you behind the scenes to enjoy private access and special moments you will treasure forever.

In Jodhpur, enjoy an exclusive evening champagne walking tour of the Mehrangarh Fort accompanied by the museum curator, while in India's holiest city, Varanasi, you'll have the opportunity to release sacred offerings into the river and witness the magical ceremony of the evening Aarti.

In the desert of Rajasthan, take a camel sunset trek across the sand dunes before an unforgettable torch-lit dinner accompanied by traditional music.

Scenic Freechoice

With Scenic Freechoice, you can choose from a vast range of activities, sightseeing and dining experiences to ensure you only see and do what you want to do, at a tempo that suits you.

Indulge in a private yoga lesson in India's holiest city, Varanasi. Learn the secrets of South Indian cooking in Kochi or enjoy a traditional Ayurveda massage.

You'll also enjoy a wide array of dining options through Scenic Freechoice Dining, from authentic dining experiences to dining in unique locations such as Jaipur's Amer Fort.

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Scenic Special Stays

During your journey you can look forward to some of the most lavish and boutique accommodation available, as well as truly outstanding levels of service.

In select locations we feature Scenic Special Stays, iconic hotels remarkable for their location, character and heritage.

Whether you’re staying at the Oberoi Amarvilas in Agra, situated only 600 metres from the Taj Mahal, or relaxing at the eco-friendly Evolve Back Resorts in Coorg and Kabini, you’ll want for nothing.

Wildlife Safaris

Ranthambore National Park is situated deep in the heart of Rajasthan. This former hunting ground of the Maharajahs of Jaipur has been transformed into a major wildlife attraction.

Spend two nights in the glorious surrounds of the Oberoi Vanyavilas, where luxury camping is taken to a whole new level.

Located in the southern state of Karnataka, Nagharhole National Park is part of the Nilgiri Biosphere Reserve with abundant wildlife including tigers, leopards and wild elephants.

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