Welcome to India! A bustling, vibrant and exciting country that makes for the perfect destination for any event or incentive trip. With busy, up and coming cities that are shaping up to be total hubs of business to beautiful, unspoilt nature and scenery – this destination has it all. With India being such a big destination it can be tricky to know where to start when planning your next trip – not to worry, we have you covered! Read along to discover Panoptic’s picks for the top incentives in India and lets get started planning.

Top Incentives in India 

Visit the Taj Mahal

Paddleboard Yoga Cascais - Sup com Alma

One of the top incentives in India – embark on a journey to witness the timeless beauty and grandeur of the Taj Mahal, India’s most iconic monument and a UNESCO World Heritage site. Located in Agra, Uttar Pradesh, this magnificent white marble mausoleum is a testament to eternal love, built by Emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his beloved wife Mumtaz Mahal. Whether at sunrise or sunset, the Taj Mahal captivates visitors with its timeless elegance and romantic allure, making it a must-visit destination for travellers from around the world.

Cruise the Backwaters of Kerala

The Tasting Room – Wine and Tapas bar in Cascais

Embark on a mesmerising journey through the tranquil backwaters of Kerala, a network of interconnected canals, rivers, and lakes lined with lush greenery and swaying palms. Step aboard a traditional houseboat, known as a “kettuvallam,” and cruise along the serene waters, soaking in the breathtaking natural beauty that surrounds you. Glide past quaint villages, rice paddies, and coconut groves, catching glimpses of daily life along the water’s edge. As you drift along, savour delicious Kerala cuisine prepared by skilled chefs on board, featuring fresh seafood and local specialties. Whether you opt for a leisurely day cruise or an overnight stay on the houseboat, a journey through the backwaters of Kerala promises a tranquil and unforgettable experience amidst nature’s splendour.

Take a Food Tour of India’s Spice Capital

Eco-louge Palaphita, Dome restaurant Cascais

Embark on a culinary adventure and indulge your taste buds with a food tour in Kerala, India’s spice capital and a haven for food lovers. Traverse bustling markets, aromatic spice gardens, and hidden eateries, guided by expert local food enthusiasts. Sample an array of mouthwatering dishes, from traditional Kerala delicacies like appam with stew and seafood curries to street food favourites like banana fritters and masala dosa. Learn about the region’s rich culinary heritage and the use of exotic spices like cardamom, cinnamon, and black pepper in local cuisine. Whether you’re exploring the streets of Kochi, Alleppey, or Trivandrum, a food tour in Kerala has to be the top incentive in India for foodies.

Visit a Tiger Reserve

Embark on an exhilarating safari adventure and immerse yourself in the wilderness of India by visiting a tiger reserve. Head to renowned reserves like Ranthambore National Park in Rajasthan, Bandhavgarh National Park in Madhya Pradesh, or Jim Corbett National Park in Uttarakhand, where you’ll have the chance to spot majestic Bengal tigers in their natural habitat. Join guided safaris through dense forests, grasslands, and water bodies, keeping a keen eye out for other wildlife such as leopards, elephants, and deer. Learn about tiger conservation efforts and the importance of preserving these magnificent creatures and their ecosystems. Whether you’re a wildlife enthusiast or an adventure seeker, a visit to a tiger reserve is undoubtedly one of the top incentives in India.

Road Trip Through Leh-Ladakh

Embark on an epic road trip through the rugged and breathtaking landscapes of Leh-Ladakh, a region known for its unparalleled beauty and adventurous spirit. Begin your journey from Leh, the capital of Ladakh, and traverse winding mountain roads, high-altitude passes, and remote villages nestled amidst towering peaks. Marvel at the surreal landscapes, from barren deserts to lush valleys, and crystal-clear lakes like Pangong and Tso Moriri, which change colours with the shifting sunlight. Stop at monasteries perched atop rocky cliffs, ancient palaces, and picturesque hamlets, where you can interact with locals and immerse yourself in their culture. A motorbike or a 4×4 – this road trip will be a totally unforgettable experience!

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