Rajasthan and Kerala, India 2018


Talk Cinema Travels to India 

Early December  2018 (Dates to be finalized around Kerala Film Festival 2018 Schedule)

India's Golden Triangle in Rajasthan for some of India's most famous monuments and temples then southward for new world cinema 

Call Susan Jacobson at 914.737.7654 for information or if you wish to reserve a place. 

India's Golden Triangle in Rajasthan and then south to the State of Kerala for the film fest - India's famous monuments and temples plus cinema and a taste of the South 

Call Susan Jacobson at 914.737.7654 for information or if you wish to reserve a place. 

Colorful, romantic and at times other-worldly, India is so beautiful, so dramatic and mysterious. Its vibrancy astounds, as will the warmth of its people. It's a patchwork of a multitude of traditions and cultures.   From the Golden Triangle to the heat and light of Kerala, India delivers spectacular natural beauty, culture, history, extraordinary sights and smells in every shape and form. Even a short visit to this amazing country will be a journey you'll never forget.

Day 1 : Delhi
Meet at our hotel in Delhi for dinner and overnight.

Day 2 : Delhi to Agra
Post breakfast, we’ll drive to Agra to visit the Taj Mahal.

Day 3:  Agra
Optional return to the Taj Mahal at dawn and second day to explore Agra.

Day 4: Agra to Jaipur A visit to local artisans workshop before heading to Jaipur.  Dinner and first overnight in Jaipur.

Day 5:  Jaipur
We’ll tour the Hawa Mahal and the Amber Fort, followed by a visit to the City Palace and Museum.  

Day 6 : Jaipur
A day to explore Jaipur’s markets and shops.

Day 7: Jaipur to Udaipur
We'll fly to Udaipur and tour the City Palace.   Check-in at hotel before a sunset boat ride on Lake Pichola. Dinner and overnight.

Day 8:  Udaipur
We'll tour the Eklingi Temple, enjoy a cooking demonstration with lunch.

Day 9:  Udaipur –Trivandrum
Post breakfast, check-out and transfer to the airport for the flight departing Udaipur to Trivandrum.   Check-in at hotel, dinner.

Days 10-12: Trivandrum
4 nights’ stay to attend Kerala Film Festival.

Day 13:  Trivandrum – Delhi – US – Departure Day
Depart Trivandrum for Delhi for return trips to US.


Night 1 at The Lalit, Delhi or similar
Night 2,3 at Courtyard by Marriott, Agra
Nights 4,5,6 at Shahpura House, Jaipur
Nights 7,8 at the Laxmi Palace Vilas, Udaipur
Nights 9,10,11,12  at the Vivanti by Taj

Touring and transportation:

  • Meet and assist services upon arrival and departure in Delhi.
  • Transfers at each center between the airports and hotels with assistance from a Ventours representative.
  • Sightseeing tours and transfer as per the itinerary with an accompanying escort and guide. 
  • Sunset boat-ride on Lake Pichola in Udaipur.
  • Cooking demonstration with lunch at Devra, Udaipur.
  • Kerala Film Festival Accreditation
  • Entrance and camera fees at all monuments.
  • Most meals, details provided in detailed itinerary
  • Intra India Flights coach lass

Not Included:
. Round-trip international airfare, air & departure taxes, passport and visa fees
. recommended CDC medications for travel to India
. Meals other than those specified in the itinerary 
. Hotel incidentals 
. Trip cancellation and/or Travelers Insurance ( we recommend Travel Guard)
. tips to guides 

call for pricing 914 737 7654

To guarantee your place, please remit a deposit of $1000 per traveler payable by check to Talk Cinema Inc. PO BOX 686 Croton on Hudson NY 10520.  As soon as 10 travelers are confirmed, the balance of fees will be due.

Cancellation Policy: 
A minimum of 10 travelers is required before the tour can be confirmed. Please do not obtain any non-refundable air travel to India until Talk Cinema has confirmed the tour. In the event that the tour is not confirmed, your registration fees will be returned in full. Once the trip is confirmed, registration fees are non-refundable. Travel insurance/ trip cancellation insurance is strongly recommended. We recommended Travel Guard; follow the Travel Guard icon on the Talk Cinema homepage for premium costs and coverages. 

We regret that Talk Cinema cannot pair up single travelers for double occupancy accommodations.

For those who want to extend their trip, please consult your travel agent.

During the visit to the north, travelers must be able to walk without assistance for a minimum of several hours each day.  We cover substantial distances with many steps on foot.  For those with upper respiratory issues, consult your physician as the air quality, particularly in Delhi and Mumbai, is poor, and may not be suitable for your health.