An Architectural Odyssey

Cradling one of the oldest civilizations, Indian architecture is truly an ode to its timeless glory. From forts, temples, stupas, palaces to mausoleums and caves, you will experience the magic of monuments that speak to you from beyond. Tales of valor and love, reverence, and faith come alive in stories etched in stone and marble.

Architectural Tours

Stories of a lifetime etched in stone

If architecture is frozen music, then the Indian subcontinent is a soul-stirring melody. Experience the gorgeous regality of Rajputs vibrantly displayed in the hill forts of Amer, Chittor, Jaisalmer, Kumbhalgarh, and Mehrangarh. Bask in the magnificent Mughal architecture at Humayun’s tomb, Jama Masjid, Fatehpur Sikri, Red Fort, and the Taj Mahal crown jewel. Soak in the Eastern fringes’ spirituality in the Bodhi Stupa and Swayambhunath Stupa in Nepal, and the iconic Tiger’s Nest in Bhutan. A trip down South India will reward you with unparalleled temple architecture dating back to 300 BCE to the Mahabalipuram and Meenakshi Temples. The beauty of ruins is mesmerizing in Hampi and Badami. Experience the exemplary architecture in Ramanathaswamy Temple, Brihadeshwara Temple, and Kumbakonam. Walkthrough India’s colonial tryst from the quaint Portuguese settlements in Puducherry to the majestic Rashtrapati Bhavan, India Gate, and the Parliament House in Delhi.

Northern India

Matchless Architectural Marvels of North India

Architectural wonders from bygone eras still standing tall

The tours will take you from the Forts of Amer in the west, The Taj Mahal, Red Fort, Qutub Minar, and other Mughal architectural marvels to the Buddhist monasteries Himalayas. The kaleidoscopic view of the majestic architecture speaks of eras and diversity that will leave you awestruck. Soak in the very best of human craftsmanship etched in sandstone, marble, and rock from a bygone era.

Northern India Architectural Tours

As you criss-cross vibrant Northern India, be ready to be marveled by the architectural wonders all around you. Each palace, minar or minaret, and fort speaks volumes about the legendary Indian architects’ craftsmanship. Intricately chiseled designs on stone, precious stone studded roofs, and walls, all are a beauty to behold.

Southern India

Colossal Architectural Wonders of South India

Explore the beauty of ruins & reverence in South Indian Temples

As the gopurams of Meenakshi Temple stand tall in grandeur, the ruins of Hampi weave the thread of poignant glory that only ruins can hold within. Lofty pinnacles and gigantic rocks that have been chiseled into figurines and statues with bare hands will mesmerize you. The Brihadeswara Temple, Ramanathaswamy Temple, and the temples of Badami and Pattadakal stand testimony to craftsmanship par excellence.

Colonial Architecture Tours

The Indian architectural sojourn is dotted with the Dutch, Portuguese, French and British footprints. Goa is replete with cathedrals and churches with a distinct Portuguese influence, whereas Puducherry welcomes you with a French twist. With Victoria Memorial and the Town Hall amongst others, Kolkata is truly a ‘City of Joy.’

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