SOUTH ASIA

The areas of South Asia, which include India, Bhutan, Nepal, Sikkim, Bangladesh, Maldives, Sri Lanka have been the seat of many aspects of life which have intrigued and fascinated those living outside this micro-world. Religions like Hinduism, Buddhism, Islam and Christianity have all had, and still do have, a role to play here; Traditions and beliefs that may sound superstitious to many are followed even today. Many modern writers and philosophers have dwelled in this area gaining insight and inspiration from this fascinating area. The subcontinent offers, for all travellers and people in pursuit of knowledge, a world that is so unique and diverse yet homogeneous. This is a destination that you will want to explore many times. Our South Asia tours provide you with an experience of the culture, people, practices and beliefs as well as the scenery and history of the region. Come see for yourself on one of our South Asia tours.


Exploring the Arts & Artisans of South India
Duration:16 days
A cultural tour of India with Dr. Stephen Inglis
The art and artisan study tour to South India is not only a unique travel opportunity to an exotic destination rich in culture, history, tradition, religion and art, it is a rare opportunity to explore in depth one of the richest ancient civilizations of the world under the leadership of Dr. Stephen Inglis,.. Read More >>>
Best of Nepal
Duration:08 days
Special Value Tour
A Cultural tour of Nepal
Nepal is one of the most enchanting travel destinations in the world - a heady mixture of unique culture proudly preserved, mind boggling adventure and remarkable natural beauty.. Read More >>>
Best of India with Dubai
Duration:12 days
includes international air
A Cultural tour of India & UAE
Splendors of North India
Duration:10 days
Special Value Tour
India is many times rightfully referred to as a subcontinent, featuring diverse geographical and cultural regions, where ancient civilizations and religions flourished. At Bestway Tours & Safaris we have developed a number of tours that focus on India’s varied regions and its attractions.. Read More >>>
Golden Triangle with Ranthambore
Duration:08 days
Special Value Tour
The tour starts with the arrival in Delhi followed by Agra – home of the most appreciated monument of love “Taj Mahal”; Visit the former Mughal Capital of Fatehpur Sikri – A World Heritage Site.. Read More >>>
Trans-Siberian Raiway from Beijing to Moscow
Duration:15 days
Experience one of the last great travel adventures. Your journey along the Trans-Siberian Railway, one of the world’s most fascinating and safest train routes, is even more interesting, comfortable, and entertaining with our private train “Tsar’s Gold”... Read More >>>
Craig Minielly's Holi Festival Photo Safari
Duration:16 days
Craig is one of the most talented and influential visual artists we have partnered with. His contributions to the Canadian photographic industry have inspired many.” - Nikon Canada.. Read More >>>
Experience the Diverse Cuisines of India - A Culinary Journey with Nettie Cronish
Duration:15 days
Nettie Cronish is a natural plant based chef, culinary instructor, and author of 6 bestselling Canadian cookbooks. For the past 25 years, Nettie has been sourcing organic and sustainable ingredients and sharing her culinary skills with supermarkets,.. Read More >>>
Discover the Culinary of South India with Chef Joe Thottungal
Duration:18 days
includes international air
Joe Thottungal, Excecutive Chef at the popular Coconut Lagoon Restaurant in Ottawa is hosting this third culinary tour to India. This time the destination is South India with special emphasis on Kerala - Joe’s home state.. Read More >>>
Dream Journey Around the World
Duration:41 days
includes international air
A Cultural tour of Peru, Argentina, Austria, Hungary, Turkey, Egypt, Kenya, India, Indonesia & Australia
With over 35 years of experience in tailoring and operating complex journeys, we have developed this unique around the world tour. On this tour we visit 21 UNESCO World Heritage Sites, explore the Sacred Valley of the Incas and Machu Picchu, explore the beautiful city of Buenos Aires,.. Read More >>>
Charming Journey Around the World
Duration:33 days
includes international air
A Cultural tour of Argentina, Austria, Hungary, Turkey, Egypt, Kenya, India & China
With over 35 years of experience in tailoring and operating complex journeys, we have developed this unique around the world tour. On this tour we will explore the beautiful city of Buenos Aires, enjoy Vienna and Budapest the Imperial Capitals of Central Europe,.. Read More >>>
Exotic Journey Around the World
Duration:20 days
includes international air
A Cultural tour & safari of Morocco, Turkey, UAE, India & China
With over 35 years of experience in tailoring and operating complex journeys, we have developed this unique around the world tour. On this tour you will visit some of the most exotic places in the world in a short time. Explore fascinating Marrakech in Morocco, experience ultra-modern Dubai,.. Read More >>>
Exotic Jaunt Around the World
Duration:17 days
includes international air
A Cultural tour of Morocco, Turkey, UAE & India
With over 35 years of experience in tailoring and operating complex journeys, we have developed this unique around the world tour. On this tour we visit some of the most exotic places in the world in a short time. Explore fascinating Marrakech in Morocco,.. Read More >>>
Tracing Jewish Heritage in India
Duration:16 days
India, the largest democracy in the World and a truly Secular State is home to all of the world’s greatest religions.. Read More >>>
Journey to Bangladesh
Duration:08 days
A Cultural tour of Bangladesh
Bangladesh is home to more than 114 Million people and is located in South East Asia, surrounded by the Bay of Bengal, Gangetic Plains of India.. Read More >>>
Bhutan - Land of Thunder Dragon
Duration:07 days
Bhutan, known locally as Drukyul (Land of Thunder Dragon), is one of the world's most exotic destinations. Located to the North of India and the South of Tibet,.. Read More >>>
Discover Nepal
Duration:11 days
A Cultural tour of Nepal
Nepal - nestled at the feet of the mighty Himalayas, was until recently a kingdom where the king was revered as a god.. Read More >>>
Himalayan Sanctuaries
Duration:15 days
A Cultural tour of India, Sikkim, Bhutan & Nepal
Combining the highlights of West Bengal and Sikkim in India, exploring the Kingdom of Bhutan and a visit to the Kathmandu Valley in Nepal.. Read More >>>
World Heritage of Northern China
Duration:15 days
Explore China's cultural treasures, including the sprawling Great Wall, the regal Forbidden City and thousands of Terra Cotta Warriors standing guard in Xian.. Read More >>>
World Heritage of Southern China
Duration:17 days
Explore China's cultural treasures, including the sprawling Great Wall, the regal Forbidden City and thousands of Terra Cotta Warriors standing guard in Xian.. Read More >>>
The Sunday Bazaar: Kashgar to Ashgabat
Duration:18 days
A Cultural tour of China, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Tajikistan & Turkmenistan
The growth of bazaars was a natural phenomenon as the silk road and caravans routes started growing.. Read More >>>
Silk Road: Khiva to Kashgar
Duration:17 days
A Cultural tour of Uzbekistan & China
The Silk Road is the story of one of the world's oldest and grandest of the trade routes which cast its shadows on the cultures of China, Central Asia and Western Asia.. Read More >>>
Silk Road: From Hunza to Samarkand
Duration:23 days
A Cultural tour of Pakistan, China, Kyrgyzstan & Uzbekistan
The Silk Road was probably the most important development in human history, which brought close trading and subsequently.. Read More >>>
China: Forever Yangtze
Duration:14 days
The Yangtze Rivers has been the bread of China - and it gorges crosses some of the most beautiful scenery not only in China but.. Read More >>>
Silk Route to Bukhara
Duration:25 days
A Cultural tour of China, Kyrgyzstan & Uzbekistan
The Silk Road was probably the most important development in human history, which brought close trading.. Read More >>>
Pushkar Festival Special
Duration:11 days
The Pushkar Camel Fair is one of India’s most well-known fairs. Held each November during the Kartik Purnima full moon, it is a spectacle on an epic scale, with over 11,000 camels, horses and cattle’s performing various activities.. Read More >>>
Best of South India
Duration:16 days
Special Value Tour
Itinerary Revised
This 15 Nights/16 Days journey reveals South India’s rich cultural heritage covering the three most important states of South India, Kerala and Tamil Nadu. The journey starts with the visit to the financial capital of India Mumbai highlighting the spirit of the people of Mumbai and its cosmopolitan culture.. Read More >>>
Gems of Kerala
Duration:08 days
Special Value Tour
A Cultural tour of India
India is many times rightfully referred to as a subcontinent. The South of India is a whole different world then the north. This tour starts in Kochi, continues to the Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary,.. Read More >>>
Royal Rajasthan
Duration:16 days
Special Value Tour
Itinerary Revised
A Cultural tour of India
Rajasthan, the Land of the Kings, is India at its exotic and magical best, awash with searing, riotous color, built on myths and the Rajput tenet of death before dishonor. Like a legend that has come to life, it has an incredible array of mighty forts, elaborate palaces and fanciful cities.. Read More >>>
Best of North India
Duration:13 days
Special Value Tour
Itinerary Revised
India is many times rightfully referred to as a subcontinent, featuring diverse geographical and cultural regions, where ancient civilizations and religions flourished.. Read More >>>
India Forts & Palaces tour
Duration:16 days
Itinerary Revised
Upscale cultural tour of India
India is a history of many different eras with each era being very different and unique to the others. One of the most interesting eras in terms of architecture, art and culture was the time of the Rajas and the Maharajas.. Read More >>>
Kolkata to Darjeeling
Duration:12 days
Between the snow-capped Himalayas and the Ganges delta lie the mighty Brahmaputra River. At the banks of this august river the settlements of what is called Assam are dotted all over.. Read More >>>
Delhi to Darjeeling
Duration:16 days
India is many times rightfully referred to as a subcontinent. On this tour we traverse the country from Delhi to Kolkata travelling through time exploring India’s Hindu, Buddhist,.. Read More >>>
Journey to the Ganges
Duration:16 days
Itinerary Revised
India is many times rightfully referred to as a subcontinent. Our journey to the Ganges will take you to the cultural heart of India. You will watch thousands of Hindu pilgrims congregate on the bank of the River Ganges to bathe in this holy river in Varanasi.. Read More >>>
India: Eastern Heritage
Duration:15 days
India has rightfully been referred to as the sub-continent rather than a country. Within this massive land of people and culture, several civilizations have flourished in different areas.. Read More >>>
India: Western Heritage
Duration:17 days
India is many times rightfully referred to as a subcontinent. Our tour through Western India starts in Delhi and covers the magnificent legacy of the Mughal Empire in Agra, Bhopal & Mandu;.. Read More >>>
Tiger Trails
Duration:13 days
A Cultural tour of India
India is many times rightfully referred to as a subcontinent. Starting in Mumbai we discover beautiful Victorian Gothic Architecture complemented by fascinating rock sculptures of Elephanta Caves.. Read More >>>
Exotic Nepal & India
Duration:13 days
Special Value Tour
Itinerary Revised
A Cultural tour of Nepal & India
This two country tour combines the great highlights of the Kathmandu Valley and Northern India. It is a very popular combination for tourists who wish to enjoy culture and nature, as you not will only see the magnificent heritage ancient Buddhism and the Mughal Empire,.. Read More >>>
India: Northern & Southern Heritage
Duration:29 days
India is many times rightfully referred to as a subcontinent. Here a great diversity of civilizations and cultures flourished in different geographical regions.. Read More >>>
The Moghul Raj
Duration:15 days
Itinerary Revised
A Cultural tour of India
The Moghuls have the unique distinction of being the builders of the most famous buildings, gardens, tombs and mausoleums in India. Amongst their outstanding aesthetic creations are the Taj Mahal,.. Read More >>>
The Southern Raj
Duration:14 days
Itinerary Revised
A Cultural tour of India
India is many times rightfully referred to as a subcontinent. On this tour we travel from Mumbai via Goa to Chennai, exploring the magnificent temple cities and heritage sites of Tamil Nadu and Karnataka.. Read More >>>
Southern Spices
Duration:16 days
Itinerary Revised
A Cultural tour of India
India is many times rightfully referred to as a subcontinent. On this tour we travel from Chennai to Kerala, explore the beautiful Backwaters and beaches of the Arabian Sea,.. Read More >>>
Indian Himalayas
Duration:17 days
A Cultural tour of India
India, rightfully termed as a sub continent, offers a diversity that very few countries have. From the lofty Himalayas to the desert of Rajasthan, from the fertile valleys of the Punjab to the Arabian and Indian Ocean.. Read More >>>
World Heritage Sites of Pakistan
Duration:12 days
Pakistan is home to the most important centres of the Indus Valley Civilization, the ancient Kingdom of Gandhara and some of the most magnificent sites of the Moghul Empire.. Read More >>>
Pakistan: Shangri-la Hunza
Duration:10 days
James Hilton’s Shangri-la. Hunza is the land of longevity, serenity, towering mountain, lush green terraced valleys, the mighty Indus River, and most importantly, the friendly Hunzakuts.. Read More >>>
Sri Lanka: Jewel of the Indian Ocean
Duration:07 days
Special Value Tour
Itinerary Revised
Sri Lanka, or Ceylon as it was known for many years, is an ancient land with a recorded history that began around 4th century BC when people settled in Anuradhapura.. Read More >>>
World Heritage Sites of Sri Lanka
Duration:12 days
An Indian Ocean island going back to human history – almost to the time when it all began. Rich both in culture and archaeology, in scenic splendour and the very friendly people, Sri Lanka has offered to the world a lot.. Read More >>>
Grand Tour of Northern India - Langley Memorial Hospital Foundation Tour
Duration:17 days
includes international air
Grand Tour of Northern India - Langley Memorial Hospital Foundation Tour
Personally escorted by Bob & Nimi Sangha
Timed with Diwali (Festival Of Lights), this 16-days exciting journey includes visits to Amritsar, Udaipur, Ranakpur, Pushkar, Jaipur, Agra and Delhi. Proud Langley residents and supporters of the Langley Memorial Hospital Foundation (LMHF), Bob & Nimi Sangha have joined hands with Bestway Tours & Safaris to put together this tour and simultaneously raise funds for the LMHF.. Read More >>>
India with Paul Saltzman - A Fusion of Colour, Music & Soul
Duration:17 days
Paul Saltzman is a two-time Emmy Award-winning film and television producer-director. The two documentary feature films, Prom Night in Mississippi, and The Last White Knight, each featuring Morgan Freeman, are his most recent movies.. Read More >>>
A Culinary Journey of Northern India
Duration:16 days
includes international air
In 30 years with three restaurants – two in Ottawa and one in Winnipeg, the East India Company are synonym to tasty indigenous Indian cuisine in Canada. Created by the patriarch, the restaurant chain is managed by a team of three passionate brothers – Sachit, Anish and Mitin.. Read More >>>
India Photo Safari
Duration:14 days
Hosted by lead Photographer Clay Ross
This Photo Safari is open to photographers of all skills - from the amateur using smartphones to the seasoned.. Read More >>>
Discover Kerala with Chef Joe Thottungal
Duration:15 days
includes international air
Joe Thottungal, Executive Chef and Owner of the Coconut Lagoon Restaurant in Ottawa, leads for the second time, a small group of gourmands on an exciting 15-day journey to Kerala, his home state in South India.. Read More >>>
Persian Gardens of Mughal India & Kashimir
Duration:15 days
This exciting tour of India and the Kashmir Valley includes the most important of the world-renowned historical and heritage sites combined with a special focus on the gardens of the great Mughal period.. Read More >>>
Spiritual Journey through Nepal & India
Duration:15 days
includes international air
A Cultural tour of Nepal & India with Helen Laity
A Spiritual & Yoga Journey of India
Duration:12 days
This artistically tailored journey of India has combined all of the elements that make India so unique and revered. In this 12 day journey,.. Read More >>>
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