Kensington Tours is featured in Departures' chosen destinations and experiences for new winter adventure travel. The article highlights the ancient Hindu religious festival of Holi (March 17–18, 2014; March 6–7, 2015) and Jaipur's Elephant Festival during a customized 12-day Kensington trip through Rajastan. Traveling through Udaipur, Jodhpur and Jaipur, the itinerary features visits to important monuments and temples, dinner, an Indian cooking class and meetings with local spice merchants and textile artisans. Enjoy top hotels such as Taj Lake Palace while celebrating India's most popular festivals.
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(Delhi, Udaipur, Jodhpur, Jaipur, Agra)
The shadows dance across the intricate sandstone and marble carvings as you extend a hand to touch the cold stone walls of temples that date back to AD 734.
(Delhi, Varanasi, Jaipur, Ranthambore, Agra)
Venture deep into the jungles of Ranthambore where tigers roam among 13th-century temple ruins, and feel your adrenalin peak as your experienced private guide leads you into the wild heart of India.
Throw colours as you race the grounds of an ancient palace, and watch elephant beauty contests, as you celebrate one of the most unique festivals in the world; India's Holi Celebration. Join Holi on March 17 & 18 2014, or on Mar 6 & 7 2015.
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