Due to urbanisation, deforestation, lack of reproductive opportunity and poaching, elephant populations in developing Asia have plummeted in recent decades, at alarming rates.
Find out which places in India made it onto our list of the 6 most underrated.
Discover something you didn’t know about the history of the Taj Mahal, the greatest and most romantic of India’s architectural achievements.
Read about our new partner, Tourism Concern, including who they are and the work they do to help communities and promote responsible tourism.
Travelling by train in India? Swot up on some interesting facts about the Indian rail network before you go.
Discover one of the world’s most popular icons in images.
Find out which of our top ten icons in Asia are the most popular with travelers.
Find out what happens at some of Asia’s most interesting festivals, from Bhutan’s Paro Festival to Naadam in Mongolia.
Find out about the meaning and traditions of Diwali, the brightest festival in the Indian calendar.
Read some interesting facts about Delhi and learn something you didn’t know about India’s bustling capital.
Read our introductory guide to southern India to find out what you should see when you visit this less well-trodden part of the country.
If you’re including Jodhpur on your trip to India, find out which are the unmissable highlights with our 36-hour Jodhpur itinerary.
A definitive guide to the best time to visit India, with detailed information on the Himalayas, Delhi and Agra, Rajasthan, Kolkata, Mumbai, Goa and Kerala.
The program that provides education, nutrition and medical attention to young children while empowering families to help them break the cycle of poverty.
Discover the flora and fauna of Asia in its beautiful national parks.
Your complete guide to India’s iconic wildlife, where they can be seen and when to go.
Travellers Peter and Karin talk about their recent India tour and why opinions are so divided on India.
This beginner’s guide to travel photography in Asia is full of tips and techniques to turn your vacation snaps into works of art.
Kashmir is safer now than it has been in decades, giving travellers the chance to rediscover Kashmir’s incredible culture and natural beauty.
Sound like a local when travelling in the north of India. These useful phrases are especially handy for shopping and eating out.
What caused an auto driver from Chennai in India to receive over 2000 phone calls from all over the world? Annadurai has gone the extra mile for his customers. It was a small story that has made it big. Why? Because it is the type of story people like to tell.
Two of our Asia Specialists recently returned from India. With Elise covering Rajasthan and Liz travelling across southern India, here’s what they had to say.
One of our most experienced Western tour leaders, we asked Paula Harrigan about life as a tour leader in India and what she makes of India’s people, cuisine and culture.
Our Product Teams – the guys who research and create our journeys – spend a significant amount of time each year researching their specialist destinations. Our India Product Executive, Nadia, recently joined our 14 day Spice of the South small group tour to India.
We asked our India Product Manager, and all-round India expert, Eric Finley for his Top 5 India Experiences. Read on to hear about the iconic sight that is a sunrise at Varansi, a night of luxury desert camping and much more.