Art and History Tour Packages
Art has a glorious history, with iconic pieces present all around the world. Art has the magical quality of inviting the viewer to forget all their troubles – to forget everything around them – and look in pleasure, gasp in admiration, and probe for a deeper meaning. With history, we catch a glimpse into what life may have been like many years ago, in different eras and parts of the world. From the rich history of the old quarters in Jerusalem to the Great Wall of China, Travel Jaunts promises to take you back to a more creative and magical time, like the Italian Renaissance.
10 Best Historical Tours in the World
New York city tours
As your eyes strain to catch the iconic skyline, decked out in pretty lights, watch the progress of the yellow cabs near Times Square, or note the numerous subway stations, you will have no doubt that you have arrived in one of the world’s power cities – New York City. New York has a rich history and some of the best art galleries and museums in the world. Whether it’s the classics that catch your eye, or you’re more of a modernist, a stay in the Big Apple will be one of the most memorable experiences of your life – so get ready to take your New York city tours with Travel Jaunts.
Sprawling along the Potomac River, Washington D.C. has seen the Civil Rights movement, the legacy of Martin Luther King, and political power and history being made in the White House. The iconic capital city of the United States is also the seat of diversity, as seen by its eclectic museums, bars and food.
Best time to visit New York and Washington – June to September, as well as November, is when the weather will be pleasantly warm, and the tourists are less.
Where to stay in New York and Washington – In New York City, with several important tourist landmarks being located close to or in Manhattan, such as Times Square, the Empire State Building and The Metropolitan Museum it would be best to get accommodation there. In Washington DC, it is best to stay close to the city centre, as you have easy access to the network of Museums and the White House.
How to reach New York And Washington – John F. Kennedy Airport in New York City is well-connected around the world, with direct flights from Delhi, Mumbai and Bangalore. After arriving in New York, Washington is easily reached by train. You can depart from Washington D.C. Airport, which is also well-connected.
Bali Tour packages from India
In idyllic Bali, Ubud is known as the seat of positive vibes. Perhaps this has been the reason that it has now become a representation of Balinese culture, with several artists and naturalists having settled down in this small town. Its terrace rice fields, forests full of wildlife, lush beaches, surfing, snorkeling, high-class boutiques filled with handcrafted and traditional art – it is truly a blissful retreat away from the madness of the world. Bali, the capital of Indonesia, is where you can explore temples, beaches and coral reefs to your heart’s content, as well as enjoy a vibrant nightlife. With a cocktail in your hand, be prepared to be relaxed, rejuvenated and given new life in your Ubud and Bali tour.
Best time to visit Bali – The summer months of June-August are the perfect time to enjoy a beach retreat to Bali.
Where to stay in Bali – There are several five-star resorts, hotels and retreats in Bali Area, with views of rivers and rice terraces. Ubud City Centre is a backpacker’s paradise, with budget accomodation and a great location near most of the beaches and boutiques.
How to reach Bali – The Ngurah Rai International Airport in Bali is well-connected around the world, including flights from Delhi, Mumbai and Bangalore
Festivals in Bali 2020 – Between 29 March and April 5, Bali celebrates its Bali Spirit Festival, based on the concept of living in complete harmony with your natural environment. Held in the Purnati Centre for the Arts, half an hour from Ubud, the festival holds events connected to the crafts of music, dance and yoga.
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Italy tours from India
Italy, a paradise of delicious cuisine, great and plentiful wine, and vibrant art and history make it the perfect vacation spot. Nearly one-third of the world’s greatest art treasures are in Florence, which is also famous for its iconic architecture and Renaissance history. It is one of the most visited tourist destinations in the world. Rome, the capital of Italy, clearly shows the glorious Italian history through ruins around the city, with the most famous being the Roman Colosseum, a grand homage to the battles of years earlier. Vatican City, the seat of the Papal community, is also home to some of the most significant pieces of art in the world, including Michelangelo’s frescoes in the Sistine Chapel. Let the experience of Italy soak into your bones like the beauty of a Da Vinci painting.
Best time to visit Italy– The spring and fall seasons (April-June and September-October) are perfect times to visit, due to the pleasant weather, lower prices, and reduced amount of tourists in the area.
Where to stay in Italy – It is best to stay close to the city centres of Rome, Florence and Vatican City, for proximity to the tourist attractions.
How to reach Italy – Fiumicino International Airport in Rome is the perfect arrival point for the tour, as it is well-connected to Delhi, Mumbai and Bangalore. After completing the tour, you can depart from Marco Polo Airport in Venice, which is also very well-connected to major cities in India.
So, make your bookings for the Italy tours from India, with Travel Jaunts.
Jordan tours from India
Tucked in a corner of the Middle East, Jordan is a varied landscape including stretches of desert (including Wadi Rum, a UNESCO world heritage site), a small but brilliant coastline, ancient archaeological sites (Amman, one of the oldest cities on the planet, has witnessed human communities since the 13th century, and even features in the Bible). It even has its own iconic landmark in the “Lost City”, Petra, a historic paradise that is known today as one of the seven wonders of the world, and whose Royal Tombs and monasteries are likely to make you gasp in delight. Visit Jordan for the vacation of your dreams.
Best time to visit Jordan– The spring and fall seasons (March-May and September-November) are perfect times to visit, due to the pleasant weather, which is cool enough to see the sights of Jordan.
Where to stay in Jordan – In Amman, you can stay on the “rainbow” Al-Rainbow Street, which is set on the Jabal Amman hills, and is full of appealing bars and restaurants, and close to the main tourist attractions. The town of Wadi Musa has developed around the site of Petra, and is perfect for your stay to reach Petra very easily.
How to reach Jordan – Amman International Airport is the perfect arrival point for the tour, as it is well-connected to Delhi, Mumbai and Bangalore. After completing the tour, you can depart from Aqaba International Airport, which is also very well-connected to major cities in India.
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Angkor Wat tours from India
Developed from a mixture of Hindu and Buddhist traditions and culture, Cambodian traditions are some of the most peaceful in the world, despite evolving through decades of conflict and brutality in the regime of Khmer. Today, Angkor Wat is a UNESCO world heritage site, known for its stunning architecture and art, telling stories of life under Khmer rule, and Ta Phom is a natural and untouched jewel of nature, which boasts gorgeous views. Phnom Penh, the capital of Cambodia houses art treasures and secrets in the Royal Palace and the Silver Pagoda.
Catching a glimpse of the beautiful sunsets from Angkor Wat is the icing on the cake for a perfect vacation for someone interested in art and history.
Best time to visit Cambodia – From November to April, the weather is pleasant and there is very little rain, thus allowing clear skies and cool breezes for your forays around Cambodia.
Where to stay in Cambodia – In order to see Angkor Wat, it is best to stay in the town of Siem Reap, which is close to Angkor Thom. In Battabang and Phnom Penh, it is best to stay close to the city centre, for easy access to the tourist spots such as the Royal Palace and the Silver Pagoda.
How to go to Angkor Wat, Cambodia – Krong Siem Reap is the perfect arrival point for the tour, as it is well-connected to Delhi, Mumbai and Bangalore. After completing the tour, you can depart from here as well.
So, make your bookings for the Angkor Wat tours from India, with Travel Jaunts.
Mexico Tours from India
With 34 UNESCO world heritage sites, and a history including Aztec, Olmec, and Mayan civilizations, which flourished for 3000 years before the arrival of Europeans, Mexico is a Mecca for history buffs. Chichen Itza, If you arrive at Mexico today, you see footprints of each of these civilizations, as well as gorgeous Mexican art, and laboriously created handicrafts, which has made a name for itself worldwide.
Pack your bags and arrive at Mexico for the experience of a lifetime with one of Travel Jaunts’ Mexico tours from India.
Best time to visit Mexico – The dry season of December-April is when temperatures are lower and there is no rain to hamper your tourism. Between December and February, the air cools considerably as well.
Where to stay in Mexico – In Mexico City, the neighbourhoods of Centro Historico, Roma, San Rafael and Bella Artes are plentiful with nightlife, and welcoming towards tourists. In Campeche, you can stay close to the Ciudad del Carmen. In order to see the heritage sites of Uxmal, it is best to stay in hotels close to most of the sites, such as the Pyramid of the Magician.
How to reach Mexico – Mexico City International Airport is the perfect arrival point for the tour, as it is well-connected to Delhi, Mumbai and Bangalore. After completing the tour, you can depart from Cancun Airport.
Tours to Germany and Austria
Berlin, the “Walled City”, the medium of connection for Western and Eastern Europe, is today a centre for history, art, culture, music and entertainment. Formerly a participant in the World Wars, today it is the perfect place to see what life might have been like then. It is a popular tourist destination worldwide, with people visiting to see not just the Berlin Wall, art and the War-influenced architecture, but also to enjoy the lifestyle of the residents.
The old city of Vienna gives you the feeling that you have taken a few steps back in time. As you look up, you can see the spires of the Gothic cathedrals, contrasted with the Baroque palaces. Vienna is known for the richness in the city landscape, as well as its excellent neatness and maintenance. Come away from your tours to Germany and Austria feeling awestruck.
Best time to visit Berlin and Vienna – In the spring and fall seasons, Berlin and Vienna are pleasant in climate, filled with less tourists.
Where to stay in Berlin and Vienna – First-time visitors to Berlin might enjoy staying in the Mitte Neighbourhood, home to many of its tourist attractions, such as the Berlin Cathedral and Brandenburg Gate. Kreuzberg is a perfect place to stay if you want access to the city’s famous nightlife. Vienna is divided into various districts, and you can stay in the 1st, 6th, or 7th district, which are famous for nightlife, and are close to the tourist attractions.
How to go to Berlin Vienna – Berlin Tegel Airport is the perfect arrival point for the tour, as it is well-connected to Delhi, Mumbai and Bangalore. After completing the tour, and journeying from Berlin to Vienna, you can depart from Vienna International Airport, which is also very well-connected.
Rajasthan holiday packages
One of India’s largest and most varied states, Rajasthan tours are a sensory experience. Marvel at the camel carts, feel the lushness of the beautiful textiles and experience the history of the glorious palaces. The desert winds caress your cheeks with warm air as you take in “The Land of Kings” – including the traditional bazaars of Jaipur, the sand dunes and palaces of Jodhpur, the desert city of Jaisalmer, the joys of Ajmer and Pushkar, and the lush lakes of Udaipur.
Best time to go to Rajasthan – Known for its scorching summers, Rajasthan is infinitely pleasurable to visit in its winter of November to February.
Where to stay in Rajasthan – In Udaipur, it would be recommended to stay near the city’s famous lakes. Jaisalmer, which is a vast desert, offers overnight camping and tent experiences, so you can relax underneath a starry sky. For Jaipur, it is best to stay near the city’s landmarks, such as Jaipur Palace.
How to go to Rajasthan– To enter Rajasthan for the tour, you can fly to Jaipur, which is well-connected to Delhi, Mumbai and Bangalore through direct flights. From Delhi, you can even take a train to Jaipur. You can depart through Udaipur Airport, which has connections to major cities, after finishing the tour.
No visit to India is complete without visiting Rajasthan’s tourist places. So, make your bookings for the Rajasthan holiday packages with Travel Jaunts.
Jerusalem tours from India
The birthplace of Judaism, and a helping-hand in shaping Islam and Christiatinty, Israel is one of the most significant destinations in the world. It is also home to over 200 museums (including the only underwater museum in the world), and world-famous places of religious worship. Mount Olives in Jerusalem is the world’s oldest cemetery. Tel Aviv is a center for Islamic and Arabic culture, with an oriental architecture style and narrow, quaint streets. Nazareth, “the Arab of Israel”, is believed to be the childhood home of Jesus. Beit She’an, the oldest city in Israel, is a national park of archaeology. In Israel, you step into a varied civilization for the perfect vacation.
Best time to go to Israel – From December to March, you experience the peace and cool weather of the Dead Sea, and you can see all of Israel’s tourist attractions.
Where to stay in Israel – In Jerusalem, stay in the Old City, as it is only a few minutes away from the most popular tourist destinations such as the Western Wall and the Dome of the Rock. It has a wide variety of accommodation, from luxury hotels to quiet retreats. In Tel Aviv, you should stay in the White City Area, which is a buzz of culture and nightlife. The impressive architecture in the White City Area has been the perfect place for boutique hotels to stay in
How to go to Israel– There are 1 stop flights from Mumbai and Delhi, while 2 stop ones from Kolkata, Bangalore, Pune. Chennai. Qatar Airways, Ethiopian Airlines, Gulf Air, Jet Airways, Lufthansa operate frequent carriers to the Tel Aviv airport.
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China tours from India
Chinese art can be traced back to 5000 BC, where the residents of the Stone Age were hard at work carving intricate pottery and artifacts. Wherever you visit in China, you can see traces of Chinese art in numerous museums and markets, including brightly-colored, glowing lanterns lighting your way. Chinese architecture is influenced by factors such as the concept of feng shui, symmetry and symbolism. Sites such as the Temple of Heaven show the beauty of Chinese architecture. With UNESCO world heritage sites such as the Summer Palace in Beijing, the museums of Shanghai, the archaeological wonders of Xi’an, as well as the Great Wall of China, which is one of the seven wonders of the world, Travel Jaunts’ China tours from India will be utterly memorable.
Best time to go to China – The spring and fall seasons are the perfect time to see China, as the weather is cooler and the number of tourists is less.
Where to stay in China – The neighbourhood of Qianmen in Beijing is perfect for tourists, as it is close to the major tourist hubs, and is full of excellent eateries, where you can try traditional dishes like Peking duck. In Shanghai, you can stay in the area around People’s Square and the Bund, as it is located centrally and a major tourist hub.
How to go to China – To enter China for the tour, you can fly to Beijing, which is well-connected, with direct flights to Mumbai, Bangalore and Delhi. After completing the tour, you can depart from Xi’an.
Egypt Tours from India
Egypt, or “the Land of the Pharaohs”, is a land of treasures and mysteries. Explore the world-famous Pyramids, ancient temples, incredible landscapes, white beaches, and the beautiful reefs of the Red Sea. We will be visiting the four major historic cities of Egypt; Cairo, Luxor, Aswan the tour will take you through the world famous spots such as the Pyramids of Giza, Saqqara, Luxor and Karnak Temples, Hatshepsut Temple, Valley Of The Kings, Edfu and Kom Ombo Temples and the Red Sea. The trip through Egypt will take you back to the time of the pharaohs and their incredible culture.
Best time to go to Egypt – From October to April, Egypt’s temperatures are moderate, pleasant and perfect for tourism. In order to avoid the crowds at the tourist attractions, such as the Pyramids, or the Giza, avoid visiting in December and January.
Where to stay in Egypt – In Cairo, there are plenty of luxurious hotels on the banks of the Nile river, which is the perfect place to stay in order to see the natural beauty and feel the cool breeze of this famous body of water. In Aswan, you can stay in hotels close to the major tourist sites.
How to go to Egypt – To enter Egypt for the tour, you can fly to Cairo, which is well-connected, with direct flights to Mumbai, Bangalore and Delhi. After completing the tour, you can depart from Cairo International Airport, as well.
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