India is an incredibly diverse country, both geographically and culturally. It contains the high mountains of the Himalaya, a portion of the arid Tibetan Plateau, vast deserts, Tropical forests, and beaches. It is home to practitioners of Hinduism, Islam, Buddhism, Jainism, Sikhism Christianity, as well as countless other regional and local regions. All of these groups have left one of the worlds most diverse architectural legacies. India boasts great Islamic monuments like the Taj Mahal, spectacular temples of Hindus, Jains, Sikhs and Buddhists, fortress like Buddhist Monasteries of Ladakh, and even colonial era European style Churches. Whether you wish to monastery hop through Ladakh or Sikkim, visit the palaces of Rajasthan and ride camels out into the desert, hike through the canyon ridden arid mountains of Ladakh, or the lush forests of Sikkim, Romantic Treks and Expeditions can make your dream Indian Adventure a reality.
India is the fourth largest economy in the world in terms of purchasing power parity. It is the second most populous country in the world, with a population of over one billion, and is the seventh largest country by geographical area. It is home to some of the most ancient civilizations, and a centre of important historic trade routes. Four major world religions: Hinduism, Buddhism, Jainism and Sikhism have originated from India. Formerly a major part of the British Empire as the British Raj before gaining independence in 1947, during the past twenty years the country has grown significantly, especially in its economic and military spheres, regionally as well as globally. All of which make it one of the most fascinating tourist destinations on the planet.