Everybody knows that Indus Travel has the world covered… From the mighty monuments of Moscow and the amazing art galleries of Amsterdam, to the wineries of the Portugal and the timeless temples of Egypt, nobody knows this planet quite like we do. And now we’ve launched six incredible new tours that you’d be crazy to miss. The only question remaining is: Which one should you take first? Hopefully our ‘travel personality’ guide will help you choose which of these amazing trips to put at the top of your list…
If you’re the kind of person who just can’t get enough culture in your life, our new Highlights of Russia tour is for you. Prepare to have your thirst for knowledge well and truly satisfied on this nine-day tour to Moscow and St. Petersburg. In Moscow you’ll visit Red Square, gaze upon the glory of St Basil’s Cathedral and explore the Gorki Leninskye museum complex. The culture-feast then continues in St. Petersburg, where you’ll dive into the magic of the Winter Palace, experience living history at the Peter and Paul Fortress, and see everything from Egyptian mummies to Picassos at the world famous Hermitage Gallery.
If you enjoy a dynamic urban vibe, check out our new eight-day Amsterdam, Berlin & Prague tour. There’ll be no shortage of city excitement in store in Amsterdam, where you’ll walk along the pretty canals and visit some of the finest works of art that Europe has to offer at the Van Gogh Museum. In Berlin you’ll come face to face with the iconic Berlin Wall, sip coffee alongside hipsters by the Landwehr Canal and party late into the night like a local; while in Prague you’ll soak up the mysterious beauty of the medieval Charles Bridge, take a timeless boat tour down the Vltava River and sample an ice-cold beer in the Old Town.
Are you just aching to scratch the Great Wall of China off your bucket list? Then check out our new 11-day Essence of China tour. The Great Wall isn’t the only wonder you’ll scratch off your list. You’ll be able to draw a satisfying line through Beijing’s Tian’anmen Square and Forbidden City, Xi’an’s Terracotta Warriors and Big Wild Goose Pagoda, Shanghai’s famous Yu Garden and Suzhou’s Grand Canal. There’s a chance your pen may run out of ink by the end of this monumental trip.
If you like to spend your time on vacation soaking up tranquil landscapes, nibbling on traditional delicacies and sipping on local wine, check out our new 10-day Unforgettable Portugal tour. On this tour you’ll dine on fresh seafood in Lisbon’s Belém district, or on traditional pastries in Sintra’s Piriquita coffee shop. You’ll wander around the medieval town of Óbidos and sample the famous Ginjinha (a Portuguese liqueur served in a chocolate cup); take a Moliceiro boat tour along the Aveiro River in Pinhao; or explore Porto’s colorful Bolhao Market.
If you’re the kind of person who spends way too much time glued to the History Channel, our new 11-day Splendors of Egypt tour will blow your mind. So, put down the remote control and come with us to Cairo. Spend a day on the Giza Plateau taking in awesome sights like the Great Pyramid and the Great Sphinx. Lose yourself in the world-renowned Museum of Egyptian Antiquities before heading to Luxor to sail down the Nile and discover sites like the Temples of Karnak and the Valley of the Kings.
If you’re a self-confessed Francophile, you’ll find your joi de vivre our new 11-day Treasures of France tour. Be dazzled by the Eiffel Tower and Notre Dame in Paris; stroll about the Palace of Versailles; wander down the quaint side streets of Saint-Malo, get lost in Chambord Castle’s 426 rooms, shop for porcelain in Limoges, take a boat ride in the Padirac caves, explore Beynac Castle and sample fine wines in the cellars of Bordeaux. It’s heaven for Francophiles. Oh la la!
Do you dream of wandering around St Petersburg’s Winter Palace? Of sipping a beer in Prague’s Old Town? Of sailing down the Nile in search of ancient treasures? Yes? Then explore the world with Indus Travels. Not only will you have the experience of a lifetime, but you will have a sophisticated itinerary that has been lovingly-created by Indus’ destination experts. To find out more about our tours, please feel free to contact us at any time.
About the Writer: Vickie Sam Paget
Vickie is a freelance writer and editor based in Vancouver, BC. When she’s not creating dynamic travel or tech content, globetrotting or gazing at the North Shore Mountains, you can usually find her curled up with a good book or sipping a pint of the good stuff in her local Irish bar.