India is a melting pot of religions and cultures, with a rich history and present. With various traditions present in the one country, India lures visitors from all around the world. Cultural and heritage tours in India take you beyond the luxurious facade of travel and into authentic experiences. Take a look at our picks of the best cultural and heritage tours in India.
An alluring combination of history, heritage and the grand Rajputana lifestyle, a tour of Rajasthan lets you take a glimpse of the grandeur of India’s past. Rajasthan has some of the most beautiful cultural sites in India. Many cultural fairs are held in the state, where you can witness vibrant clothes, lively folk music and stalls selling local handicrafts.
Explore: Historical buildings, forts and palaces, cultural fairs and events.
How to reach: There are two major airports in Rajasthan, at Jodhpur and Udaipur, which are well connected to Delhi and Mumbai. Rajasthan is also well connected to Delhi by rail and road.