Banyan Tours & Travels

For those seeking a custom-designed holiday on the Indian subcontinent, Banyan Tours & Travels is the clear choice. From private prayer ceremonies in Varanasi, to private shopping in the markets of Jaipur, from the snowy peaks of the Indian Himalayas to festivals with painted cows in southern India, Banyan brings the traveler into the heart of the country in comfort and security. Small enough to be personal and large enough to have a competitive buying power and enviable relationship with hotels and suppliers, Banyan’s expertise spreads to Sri Lanka and the Kingdom of Bhutan, where their own offices allow the team to deliver a personalized Banyan experience.

Established in 1996 in Bombay, Banyan is known for having the best panel of accompanying and local guides, an experienced and dedicated team of travel professionals who have in-­depth product knowledge, a passion for the destinations, and an acute sensitivity to the demands of discerning clientele.  Banyan has its own offices in Bombay, Delhi, Cochin, Goa, Calcutta, Jabalpur and Chennai - as well as international offices in Bhutan and Colombo. Banyans pan-India presence allows the team to have a broad knowledge base and the capacity to handle any challenge.

Banyan Tours is proud to work with tour operator and agency partners to create and deliver precise itineraries for travelers who want to be immersed and challenged without compromising on comfort. Banyan offers experiences and activities which make the well trodden different and the remote exciting and safe.

  • Custom-designed luxury tours for individuals and small groups
  • Specialized culture, adventure and wildlife tours
  • Expert local guides throughout the region
  • Luxury Trekking in the Indian Himalayas
  • High profile press trips and fashion shoots
  • Luxury cruise and charter operations
  • Conference and Incentive Programs
  • Our trained team is on-hand all over the country to step in and help
  • 24 hour turn-around time
  • Comprehensive third party insurance policy for all clients
  • Fleet of owned vehicles is renewed every three years.

Banyan’s relationship and reputation with hoteliers across the country is solid, and guests always extended the highest level of courtesy (including upgrades, complimentary amenities & VIP treatment) and Banyan knows the best rooms in each hotel category, and inspects each hotel personally. The business they produce for the luxury and boutique hotels ensures pricing is the most competitive in the industry.

Banyan Tours, and its sister company Shakti that provides private experiences in remote regions of the Indian Himalayas, were voted in the Top 10 Best Outfitters for India by Departures Magazine, and the team includes a Condé Nast Traveller Top Travel Specialist consistently since 2010. Shakti Himalaya exemplifies the passion, creativity and sophistication behind Banyan and offers unparalleled comfort and hospitality in remote regions of the Himalaya.

Banyan Tours & Travels Pvt Ltd
Vatika City Point, Sector 25, MG Road
Gurgaon - 122002, India
Tel: +011 91 1244563800