Highlights of Northeast India (15 days)

The eclectic, energetic Bengali capital Kolkata is your jumping-off point for a 15-day adventure which introduces the steamy lowlands of Assam scenic highlands of West Bengal and Sikkim. After two nights in Kolkata, you will fly to Jorhat and on to Kaziranga National Park, sanctuary of the Great One-Horned Rhino, before continuing to Guwahati, the biggest and busiest city in Assam. The picture then changes completely as you fly up into the Himalayan foothills, exploring Tibetan rustic highland culture from a secluded farm stay in Kalimpong, before diving into the Tibetan influences on Gangtok. Your final stop is Darjeeling, among the most renowned of Raj-era hill stations, famous for its tea and its dramatic toy train route up to Ghoom. This is a fairly busy itinerary which covers a variety of different locations and could easily be tailored out to an adventure of three weeks or more if you wish to explore the region in greater depth.

Tour Highlights

  • Tracking Rhino in Kaziranga
  • Riding Darjeeling's famous toy train
  • Taking in Tibetan culture in Gangtok

Suitable For

  • Return visitors
  • Adventure seekers
  • Active families
  • Departures September to November and February to May

Guide Price

From £3,560 per person based on a shared room for departures in April.

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