Tour Includes

  • Accommodation at mentioned hotels on a bed and breakfast basis
  • All writing, yoga and meditation workshops
  • Certain special meals as specified in the programme
  • Certain special sightseeing tours as mentioned in itinerary
  • Air-conditioned private vehicle with driver at disposal for entire trip
  • Local English-speaking authorized guides for all tours which are included
  • Assistance at airports/railway stations upon arrival and departure
  • Monument entrance charges for tours that are included
  • Train fare in best available class
  • Domestic airfare in economy class
  • All applicable taxes and service charges
  • All road taxes, parking, government taxes and driver allowances.
  • Dedicated tour manager / co-coordinator

Tour Excludes:

  • INTERNATIONAL AIRFARE
  • ALL EXTRA MEALS  / AND ANYTHING MARKED AS EXCLUDED ON THE ITINERARY,  ARE FOR YOUR ACCOUNT
  • ALL DRINKS - for your account and depending on your order.
  • ANY EXPERIENCE OR EXPEDITION THAT YOU UNDERTAKE ON YOUR OWN
  • ANYTHING OF A PERSONAL NATURE
  • TIPPING AND SHOPPING
  • TRAVEL INSURANCE

* NOTE: we will be expected to tip our driver and our guide, as they are with us for extended periods. The total for this (over the 12 days) will account for more or less $150 extra.

Highlights of the Itinerary:

  • Shopping with Helena in the high fashion city of Mumbai.
  • Sunset at Chowpatty beach
  • Attend a performance at the experiential Prithvi Theatre
  • Dharavi slum tour
  • Lunch at Shree Thaker Bhojanalay for a Gujarati thali.
  • Drinks at Leopold’s in Mumbai – made famous in the book Shantaram.
  • Helena to lead a conversation about the masculine and feminine aspects of God at the Ellora caves.
  • Yoga at sunrise at the Ellora caves.
  • Cooking class in a private house in Cochin
  • Jew Street and the Paradesi Synagogue
  • Kathakali dance performance.
  • Houseboat cruise in the Kerala backwaters
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