40th Anniversary Limited Edition Journeys

The 40th Anniversary Limited Edition Journeys –

On this milestone of our 40th anniversary, we invite you to book a special small group journey led and hosted by the owner family in a series of holidays in India with travel experiences exclusive to our guests, privileged access to extraordinary places and inspirational people and meaningful connections along the way.

Madhya Pradesh – Deluxe Walking safari – Satpura under Canvas – November 2019 

Mandip and Anita lead a special journey to the heart of India recreating the old explorer world of a walking safari in the footsteps of Captain James Forsyth, an explorer who served in the Indian Army in the late 19th century in the forests of Satpura in the state of Madhya Pradesh. We will stay in deluxe camps (glamping) and old-world charming lodges and immerse ourselves in art, beauty, forests, wildlife and recipes from the Nawab family kitchens.

Satpura Under Canvas is a unique mobile camping and gentle walking experience through the Satpura Tiger Reserve. We also visit Bhopal, Mandu, Maheshwar where you will enjoy a royal retreat and the luxury Relaix & Chateau Ahilya Fort, the private palace of the erstwhile Holkar dynasty. More…

Rajasthan – The Land of many Colors – March 2020

We welcome spring and the festival of colour, Holi with a journey of colour and vibrance across the landscape of Rajasthan through boutique heritage hosted stays from the cities of pink, blue and gold to the Thar desert visiting ancient step wells and communities on village safaris and staying in Relaix & Chateau heritage homes with Mewar heritage architecture. Led once again by Himraj, National Geographic trip leader. More…


India’s Wild Heart – Luxury Wilderness Lodges – April 2020

This exciting  adventure celebrates the outdoors and the freedom to explore it with a deep sense of gratitude and respect for the wilderness we must protect. We enjoy not just the wilderness and natural heritage but also explore the fascinating built heritage of this region.

The journey designed by Ibex Expeditions and Taj Safaris takes us through Panna National Park with the Pashangarh Lodge set in 200 acres of private wilderness, onto Mahua Kothi set in a 45 acre private forest in Bandhavgarh National Park and finally, to Banjaar Tola set in a 90 acre forest on the banks of a river, in Kanha National Park. This trip is led once again by Mandip and Anita. More…