Focus on Women A Cultural Tour: India and Nepal

This educational tour allows you to learn about the role women play and how it has evolved. You have insightful discussions with local women artists, film directors, a modern maharani-turn-politician, housewives, mothers and entrepreneurs. Stay in beautiful palaces and frescoed mansions and enjoy diverse and exquisite cuisine. You visit the walled city of Jodhpur and the majestic Mehrangarh Fort and the 15th century Jain temples at Ranakpur. After India, you fly to Kathmandu to learn about Nepali culture and the role of its women. Continue reading “Focus on Women A Cultural Tour: India and Nepal”

India Discovery

This tour combines the quintessential North India with Nepal. Discover the rugged beauty of Rajasthan in its Pink City of Jaipur and in Ranthambhor National Park, one of the best places in India to see the Tiger in broad daylight. Enjoy the magnificence of the white marble masterpiece of Shah Jehan’s Taj Mahal and the erotic stone carvings in the 1000-year-old Chandela temples of Khajuraho in the heart of India. Continue reading “India Discovery”

Sikkim

Sikkim has been a state of India only since 1975 and retains all the flavor of an old Himalayan kingdom. A land of the greenest Himalaya, Sikkim boasts the old town of Gangtok, famous for its orchid gardens. Day trips from Gangtok take our guests to the Buddhist monasteries of Rumtek and Labrang. Continue reading “Sikkim”