Tea and coffee are two of the most popular drinks in the world, and India is at the very heart of the production of these ubiquitous beverages. The country is the largest exporter of tea in the world, and it remains a huge part of the culture. Coffee is the upstart on the Subcontinent—specialty coffee houses are becoming ever more prevalent in India, in large part because of the high-quality coffee produced here.
On this tour in South India, join Geringer Global Travel as we introduce you to the captivating subculture of Indian life: where the magic of tea and coffee come to life. Discover the tea plantations and idyllic towns around Munnar, and gain insights into the intricacies of the tea trade. Wander the fields of Coorg, the air redolent with coffee and spice, and learn all about the process of creating one of the world’s best-loved drinks.
And this journey is about more than just leaves and beans: you’ll walk through jungles and experience the history of ancient cities. You’ll float through Kerala’s backwaters on a houseboat and search for elephants in a national park. Let your senses come alive on this South India tour.