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The very essence of Indian Experiences is to help travel companies to showcase the real India, to seek out and share the very spirit of the country to their clients, though its authentic experiences, less well-known destinations and people encounters. We believe in empowering women and rural populations and work alongside niche and regional specialists who have the same ethos. Since 1998 we have been seeking out those people for whom people matter, and actively promote individuals and small companies who are specialists in their field and who all believe in sustainable tourism. This is vital. Only this way, can we bring you authentic, sustainable travel experiences and help you to create truly unique and memorable itineraries for your clients, ensuring that they will want to return time and again.

 

Treat this website as a journey of discovery, rather like a journey around India. Dip in, explore the unknown, discover the unexpected and don’t hesitate to contact us if you require any assistance!

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We commissioned Philippa to research and develop our new India offering and gave her a brief to come up with the very best India had to offer in experiential travel. She pulled in her formidable contacts and utilized all of her very extensive knowledge and freely and openly put it all at our disposal. Her passion and enthusiasm for the country was deeply infectious and we were delighted with the results and our India programme has gone from strength to strength – in no small part due to her fantastic work in building the foundations.

Sam Clarke, Managing Director / Experience Travel Group

Temple, after fort, after palace. There is so much more to India than this. Indian Experience’s list of Preferred Partners makes sure of it. Showcasing a living location by the people that live there. It goes without saying: there’s no better way to experience a place, than through the eyes of a local. Our Preferred Partners know their product inside out. In fact, they’ll take you to the places that even the locals don’t know about. From culinary walks through the backstreets of Lucknow to cycle tours in Old Delhi, you’ll see a totally new side to these historic destinations. Our selection of Preferred Partners ensures an exciting, expertly-curated, and most importantly reliable experience.

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What is your dream in India? Is to stay in somewhere fabulous and five star, or in a village home in a remote region of the countryside and truly understand what live in the heart of the country is like? Would you like to stay at a luxury tented camp with rescued elephants or in a chic boutique stay in a tea plantation? Is staying in a plantation home and learning about coffee and the life of planters something that appeals to you or discovering temples and wildlife in an area just a short drive from the Taj Mahal but a million miles away from the bustle of that city? Our preferred hotels are a selection of experiences and that is what they all have in common. They are not all luxurious, they vary from the very basic to the ultra-luxurious but what they all have in common, is their passion of the hosts in ensuring that your stay encompasses some truly wonderful Indian Experiences.

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Ever thought about a motor-cycle tour of Ladakh? Or learning how to block-print in Rajasthan? Covering multiple destinations, Indian Experiences’ selection of Specialist Operators will create a tour for you like no other. Whether it’s your first or thirty-first trip to India, a special interest group or you’re just looking for something different: Indian Experiences guarantee that curated list of Specialist Operators are the best in their field. You name the location and we’ll showcase it in an entirely new way.

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Are you an experience provider or a travel professional and interested in working with us? Click Here to Contact us!

Philippa Kaye

Founder

Gwen Stephens Jones head of social media and marketing

Gwen Stephens Jones

Online Marketing Consultant

Neha Arora MD for Planet Abled

Neha Arora

Consultant – Travel for the Disabled

Let us create a product portfolio for you which will allow your clients to explore, discover and experience an India like no other…..
​Philippa Kaye, founder, Indian Experiences.

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