India is a nation unlike any other—a bubbling mélange of different castes, religions, customs, cuisine and celebrations. Each state here has its own unique stream of storied culture, and within it a thousand colorful tributaries branching off in every direction. Variety is a hallmark of any cultural India tour, and cultural diversity is one of the country’s most captivating features.
Varied Culture, Uncommon Experiences
India has hundreds of different languages (20 of which are official) and an estimated 2,000 dialects. It is home to 8 major religions, and is peppered with pilgrimage destinations visited by hundreds of millions of people. The cuisine is some of the finest in the world, and varies wildly between the spicy southern and richer northern dishes. And no matter where you go in this vibrant land, you’ll see a reverence to both ancient traditions and modern advancements.
India has seen the rise and fall of empires. It has been united and divided, and has endured through an embrace of shared cultural experience. The country is an elaborate tapestry sewn together over millennia—home to vibrant art, culture, traditions and architecture that make it one of the most thrilling places to visit in the world.
Join Geringer Global Travel on an India Cultural Tour
This country is practically bursting with opportunities for cultural exploration, and Geringer Global Travel allows you to experience it in style. Admire the art at Ajanta Ellora caves. Wander the intricately carved temples of Khajuraho. Enjoy a camel ride through the Rajasthani desert or witness Buddhist monks creating mandalas in Dharamsala. See the dhobiwallahs on the riverbank in Mumbai and experience a Hindu puja in a rural temple. From the mountains of Ladakh to the backwaters of Kerala, immerse yourself in the kaleidoscopic culture of India with Geringer Global Travel.