Northern India by Rail

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Northern India by Rail - G Adventures
Northern India by Rail - G Adventures
4 reviews
New Delhi
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Northern India
New Delhi


Start and end in New Delhi! With the train & rail tour Northern India by Rail, you have a 9 day tour package taking you through New Delhi, India and 4 other destinations in India. Northern India by Rail is a small group tour that includes accommodation in a hotel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
Age range
12 to 70 year olds
Max Group Size
Train & Rail, Coach / Bus, Local Transport
Travel style
Train & Rail

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  • RA
    Written on April 18, 2018
    2.5 - Average

    Guide should talk and get everyone involved instead of just a few selected individuals. Forcing yourself into pictures does not make you a good guide, maybe to some but not everyone!
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  • R
    Written on March 21, 2018
    4.5 - Excellent

    This was a fantastic tour well organised and enjoyable. The CEO Raja was fantastic and really made the trip memorable. The country and the places visited were just beautiful The tour gave a good balance of organised activity as well as free time to explore. Bus transport was clean and modern and accommodation was good. Take my recommendation and book the tour.
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  • JT
    Written on February 12, 2018
    5.0 - Excellent

    It was more than exoected I loved every minute and Suri is the best guide ever he was patient thoughtful kind organised and fun and we enjoyed his company so much there is just one thing with the aster inn as a single woman traveller I was with another couple in the tour and we were followed by 4 men in daylight which scared me maybe inkybuse mehar castle with was great . Loved toy train and express and our driver was brilliant so skilled. Not much more to say except there was 2 people on the trip who complained from day one about everything which was totally out of order and any bad review they may write must be disregarded as it is not fair. So just one last thing - Suri deserves a Gold star - miss you Suri regards Jenny theodoulou
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  • Northern India by Rail reviewer 4
    Written on March 14, 2016
    4.5 - Excellent

    A very enjoyable tour covering some of the lesser visited parts of Northern India.The Golden Temple in Amritsar was spectacular, especially the colour and vibrancy of the place. Dharamshala was truly like visiting mini Tibet and Shimla felt like a European mountain town. Altogether an insight into a different side of India.
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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1 Delhi
  2. Day 2 Delhi/Amritsar (1D)
  3. Day 3 Amritsar
  4. Day 4 Amritsar/Dharamshala
  5. Day 5 Dharamshala
  6. Day 6 Dharamshala/Shimla
  7. Day 7 Shimla
  8. Day 8 Shimla/Delhi (1D)
  9. Day 9 Delhi

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  • Meals

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  • Transport

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      All of the tour companies offering these tours operate in small groups, around a maximum of 16 people.

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      G Adventures does not have an upper age restriction on their tours either if you have Also, travellers with pre-existing medical conditions are required to complete a medical questionnaire

    • What 's the accomodation options for solo travellers for this trip?

      This tour is on a twin share basis and, if you are travelling on your own, you will be sharing a room with another G Adventures traveller of the same sex. Some tours have an optional single supplement.

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    Here is an indication for which countries you might need a visa. Please contact the local embassy for help applying for visas to these places.


    These are only indications, so please visit your doctor before you travel to be 100% sure.
    Recommended for India. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
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    Recommended for India. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
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    Hepatitis B
    Recommended for India. Ideally 2 months before travel.
    Yellow fever
    Certificate of vaccination required if arriving from an area with a risk of yellow fever transmission for India. Ideally 10 days before travel.
    Japanese B encephalitis
    Recommended for India. Ideally 1 month before travel.


    Start and end in New Delhi.
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    No additional cancellation fees! You can cancel the tour up to 65 days prior to the departure date and you will not need to pay the full amount of $764 for Northern India by Rail, but the deposit of $250 is non-refundable. But, the deposit is fully transferable to future bookings with G Adventures.
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    Covering a total distance of approx 981 km.
    • New Delhi (India)
    • 403 km
    • Amritsar (India)
    • 153 km
    • McLeod Ganj (India)
    • 3 km
    • Dharamsala (India)
    • 149 km
    • Shimla (India)
    • 273 km
    • New Delhi (India)

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