India Heritage-History Tours
When a country is as calm-natured, tolerant, united and secular as India, there’s no questioning why its heritage-history tours are so in demand. Travellers are keen to learn about India’s vast array of religions, languages (there are four major language families in India, and each has numerous dialects within it) and secrets and the best way to do so is by hiring a local tour guide.
Whether you’re fascinated by Indian cuisine, culture or religions (India is the birthplace of Hinduism, Buddhism, Jainism, and Sikhism), a heritage-history tour will offer insight into the country’s colorful inner workings, and explain how it has had a profound impact worldwide.
Heritage-history tour guides in India offer exclusive insights into the Indian way of life and you’ll be introduced to both its strict social hierarchy dating back thousands of years, and its modern culture that is a complex blend of tradition and colonial influence. Depending on your personal preference, heritage tours can be approached as a group or privately, and either way, you are guaranteed to come away from them knowing more about this fascinating country of over 1.2 billion people.
Heritage-history tours appeal to everyone because they touch on a variety of topics such as family structure and marriage (in particular, the principle behind arranged marriages), festivals (such as Holi, the celebration of colors), and cuisine, which ranges from very mild to very spicy depending on the local agriculture, regional climate, and cultural diversity. You’ll also learn about music, dance, art, architecture, sports, cinema, clothing (such as the different styles of Sari), and animals. (Did you know that in Hinduism, the cow is a symbol of non-violence, as well as the harbinger of good fortune.Read More ...