Rajasthan & The North Tours & Holidays

Rajasthan & The North Small Group Tours & Tailor-Made Holidays

Rajasthan and the north of India – a region also incorporating Gujarat, Delhi and Agra – simply bursts with life and vitality, beauty and colour, unrivalled architecture and fine traditions of hospitality.

Rajasthan is home to theRajput warrior caste who variously claim descent from the sun, the moon and the flames of the sacrificial fire. Over the centuries theRajputs have developed a highly evolved code of chivalry and honour similar to that of the European medieval knights. ...

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Best experiences

Please see below a selection of the best experiences.

OUR FAVOURITE PLACES TO STAY

From luxury accommodation to small guesthouses, browse our pick of the country’s best places to stay below.

Luxury | Tented Camp

Aman-I-Khas, Ranthambore

Aman-i-Khás is a luxury five star wilderness camp of just 10 spacious and beautifully designed tents set on the edge of Rajasthan's Ranthambore National Park. Combining Aman, the Sanskrit word for…
Superior | Traditional Accommodation

Bhanwar Niwas, Bikaner

A boutique heritage hotel inside the walled old city and the grandest haveli belonging to the Rampuria family, Bhanwar Niwas is full of character and history. Commissioned by the late Seth Bhanwarlalji…
Premium | Boutique Hotel

Ekaa Villa, Agra

Ekaa Villa aims to show guests the real Agra through delicate local cuisine, friendly hosts and unique experiences. The rooms are decorated in warm hues and have a homely, yet modern atmosphere. There…
Premium | Boutique Hotel

Haveli Dharampura, Delhi

Originally built in 1887 AD, the haveli in Dharampura, Old Delhi has been transformed into an award-winning heritage hotel. After six, painstaking years of renovation, the property now offers one of…
Superior | Guesthouse

Haveli Hauz Khas, Delhi

The Haveli Hauz Khas is an intimate 5-room guesthouse, not too far from the airport in Delhi. All the rooms have private bathrooms and air conditioning, and are characterful with a modern bohemian…
Luxury | Hotel

Hyatt Regency, Amritsar

One of the most comfortable luxury hotels in Amritsar, Hyatt Regency Amritsar has lovely views of the city. The rooms are spacious and modern with all en suite facilities and plush furnishings that you…
Superior | Resort

Juna Mahal, Ranthambore

Nestled in the pristine Aravalli hills of Sawai Madhopur and within proximity of the Ranthambore Tiger Reserve is Juna Mahal, a heritage hotel that offers charm and comfort in beautiful surroundings.…
Luxury | Lodge

Khem Villas, Ranthambore

At Khem Villas, it is common to see jackals, jungle cats, hyenas, desert fox and crocodiles within the 10 acres of surrounding grasslands. The hotel has a series of cottages and tents, each with…
Superior | Boutique Hotel

Lake Pichola Hotel, Udaipur

The charming Lake Pichola Hotel stands on the peaceful island of "Bramhapuri" on the western banks of Pichola Lake, overlooking the magnificent City Palace of Udaipur. The hotel offers outstanding…
Luxury | Heritage Hotel

Laxmi Niwas Palace, Bikaner

The Laxmi Niwas Palace is a wonderful boutique, heritage hotel which was constructed in a period of four years completed in 1902 A.D. Its marble courtyards, magnificent halls, canopied balconies…
Premium | Boutique Hotel

Lebua Lucknow, Lucknow

Part of the award winning Lebua Hotels & Resorts, the Lebua Lucknow is a gorgeous heritage property located in the centre of Lucknow. The pretty white bungalow has been beautifully restored to blend a…
Superior | Boutique Hotel

Narain Niwas Palace Hotel, Jaipur

This 1928 palace was built by General Amar Singh Ji and is now a timeless royal heritage hotel. Created with an Anglo-Indian design and furnished with traditional Rajput decorations and Jaipur-style…
Luxury | Boutique Hotel

Narendra Bhawan, Bikaner

A lavish luxury boutique hotel, Narender Bhawan is the latest addition to Bikaner.This was the former residence of the Maharaja of Bikaner, Narendra Singhji. With art deco design elements, the 82…
Superior | Heritage Hotel

Pal Haveli, Jodhpur

The Pal Haveli is a stunning hideaway in the heart of Jodhpur, located just a stone’s throw away from the bustling Clock Tower Market. This boutique property offers 11 elegantly appointed heritage…
Luxury | Boutique Hotel

Raas Jodhpur, Jodhpur

This beautiful old haveli is now a luxury hotel in the heart of Jodhpur's old city. The 150-year-old building was built with Jodhpur's very own 'rose-red' sandstone and has recently been renovated…
Luxury | Heritage Hotel

Rajmahal Palace RAAS, Jaipur

Rajmahal Palace's recent collaboration with RAAS is a wonderful addition to the collection. This luxury heritage property is an exquisite private palatial home set in the centre of the ‘Pink City’ of…
Luxury | Hotel

Rambagh Palace, Jaipur

If you want a truly royal experience, there is no better place to stay than the magnificent, five star Rambagh Palace in Jaipur. Originally built in 1835 for the queen's favourite handmaiden, the home…
Premium | Heritage Hotel

Ranjit's Svaasa, Amritsar

A charming 250-year-old historic hotel in the heart of Amritsar, this intimate lodging is the city's only boutique, characterful property, built with distinctive red bricks. The owner Rama Mehra is an…
Premium | Boutique Hotel

Ratan Vilas, Jodhpur

Due to the fact that this elegant, boutique hotel is still the home of the grandson of the late Maharaj Ratan Singhji, it not only offers a fascinating insight into the family's history, with family…
Premium | Boutique Hotel

Rohet House, Jodhpur

Rohet House in Jodhpur is a charming boutique guesthouse and is part of the award-winning Rohet House group of properties. The guesthouse is decorated with beautiful frescoes of Indian flowers, culture…
Luxury | Boutique Hotel

Samode Haveli, Jaipur

Samode Haveli was converted into a heritage hotel in 1988 after previously being the suburban manor house to the Samode Royal family. The building itself faces north so as to avoid the blistering heat…
Luxury | Lodge

Sher Bagh, Ranthambore

Situated at the edge of the Ranthambhore National Park, Sher Bagh is an exotic jungle lodge set amidst trees on a private estate, offering panoramic views of the stunning valley. The camp consists of…
Luxury | Heritage Hotel

Suryagarh, Jaisalmer

Located just outside Jaisalmer, Suryagarh is a stunning celebration of the golden city's famed sandstone architecture, perfectly impersonating the ancient forts of the Thar Desert. This oasis in the…
Luxury | Heritage Hotel

Taj Fateh Prakash Palace, Udaipur

Taj Fateh Prakash Palace is a grand heritage palace built along the shores of Lake Pichola, boasting some of the most exquisite chandeliers and rare paintings in all of Rajasthan. Every room has been…
Luxury | Hotel

Taj Lake Palace, Udaipur

A private floating palace in the middle of Lake Pichola, the Taj Lake Palace is an opulent marble haven, worthy of its status as best hotel in the area, indeed the state. You enter this beautiful…
Luxury | Hotel

Taj Swarna, Amritsar

The Taj Swarna Amritsar is an elegant luxury hotel in the heart of Amritsar. Conveniently close to the airport, it is a great base from which to explore the city and the Golden Temple. With its high…
Premium | Hotel

The Claridges, Delhi

The Claridges has been a veritable treasure in Lutyens Delhi since the 1950's. Amidst the rush of new modernity, the soul of The Claridges lives on. Refurbished, redesigned and revitalized, the hotel…
Premium | Boutique Hotel

The House Of MG, Ahmedabad

The House of MG is a wonderful boutique hotel in Ahmedabad. Showcasing traditional textiles and crafts from the family's collection, this stately heritage property has been beautifully restored to…
Luxury | Hotel

The Imperial, Delhi

The Imperial is an exceptional hotel located in an oasis of greenery, hidden amongst the hustle and bustle of New Delhi. Considered one of the top hotels in Delhi, this grand five star deluxe…
Luxury | Hotel

The Leela Palace, Udaipur

The Leela Palace Kempinski Udaipur with its breathtaking view of the Aravali Mountains stands majestically on the banks of Lake Pichola. Evoking the grandeur and opulence of a bygone era, all 80 rooms…
Luxury | Hotel

The Lodhi, Delhi

Located in the heart of New Delhi, just south of the Delhi Golf Course and adjacent to the medieval Nizamuddin complex lies this beautiful city-based resort. The design of The Lodhi is contemporary,…
Luxury | Hotel

The Oberoi, Delhi

Located just 20 minutes from the city centre, the ordinary exterior of The Oberoi, New Delhi belies an extravagant, opulent interior. A chandelier-strewn lobby opens to wonderful restaurants (Italian &…
Luxury | Hotel

The Oberoi Amarvilas, Agra

Rated amongst the leading resorts in the world, The Oberoi Amarvilas offers the best view of the Taj Mahal in Agra. The hotel is located 500 metres from the Taj Mahal and all rooms, suites, the lobby,…
Luxury | Hotel

The Oberoi Udaivilas, Udaipur

By far one of India's most celebrated and extraordinary properties, The Oberoi Udaivilas is a stunning 5* resort located on the western banks of Lake Pichola, set within acres of tropical gardens. The…
Luxury | Lodge

The Serai, Jaisalmer

A wonderful luxury desert camp and spa, The Serai has 21, large canvas tents set on thirty acres of a hundred acre estate of indigenous desert scrub in the Great Thar Desert. The camp has a pool…
Premium | Hotel

Trident Agra, Agra

A reliable contemporary option in Agra, this four-star hotel is built from red stone reminiscent of the Mughal era and is well placed for visits to the Taj Mahal. It has a stylish lobby with a great…
Luxury | Heritage Hotel

Umaid Bhawan Palace Hotel, Jodhpur

An immaculate palace in 26 acres of lush gardens, this is a world-class, five star luxury hotel and still also functions as an official working palace, one wing of which has now been devoted to an…
Luxury | Heritage Hotel

The Johri at Lal Haveli, Jaipur

This stunning property is a must for anyone wanting to step back in time and immerse themselves in the beauty and elegance of old Jaipur. Located in the heart of the Johri Bazaar (Jewellers' Market),…

TOURS FEATURING Rajasthan & The North

Travel to India with like-minded people on one of our small group tours (usually max size 12), featuring knowledgeable local guides and an expert tour leader.