Welcome to Sangam, where Girl Guides join from all over the world to learn about the cultures and traditions of India, form international friendships and develop their understanding of WAGGGS global initiatives.
A daily programme of events and activities will introduce you to the traditions of this vibrant country and give you a rewarding experience like no other. Whilst staying in Sangam, your group will take part in community projects, learn all about the global importance of WAGGGS, connect with members from around the world and spark a love of international travel. Sound like a special summer? We think so!
Make the most of your time in India and combine your stay at Sangam with a choice of excursions that will give your group a fuller experience of India.
Discover even more of this fascinating country and embark on the Golden Triangle tour to Agra, Delhi and Jaipur or opt for a shorter trip to Agra and Delhi. For something off the beaten track, Kerala is a tropical paradise just waiting to be explored. Wherever you decide to go and whatever your budget, we can help get you there!
Price based on a minimum of 20 passengers departing in July or August 2019.
Fly from London Heathrow to Mumbai where you will take a transfer to your hotel. Enjoy an evening meal before settling into your accommodation for the night.
Embark on a morning tour of Mumbai: visit the Mumbai Harbour waterfront to admire the iconic Gateway of India stone arch, explore the ancient cave temples of Elephanta Island and sample your first taste of Indian cuisine. Following your tour, board your coach for your journey to Sangam.
Enjoy a 6-day programme at Sangam World Centre. Immerse yourself in Indian culture, dance, fashion and food, and join rewarding community projects whilst connecting with Guides from all over the world.
Today, you will leave Sangam and take an internal flight from Pune to Delhi where you will stay overnight.
Enjoy a sightseeing tour of Old and New Delhi before travelling by coach to Agra.
Today begins with an early start (and well worth it!) as you embark on a Sunrise Tour of the Taj Mahal. Watch as the rising sun floods the magnificent palace with a beautiful morning light – this is truly the best way to admire the Taj Mahal! You will then visit the impressive Agra Fort before travelling back to Delhi and make the most of your final evening in India at a traditional restaurant.
Bid farewell to India as you board your return flight to London Heathrow.
Your group will be immersed in the spirit of international Guiding at Sangam. The dormitory-style accommodation and communal dining area provide the opportunity for your unit to mix with groups from different nations. From the indoor chill-out area to the outdoor swimming pool, there’s plenty of space to relax and socialise with friends.
Over and above our expectations – a fabulous experience.Mrs Heather Page, Girlguiding South Cotswold Division, India 2018
Travel in safe hands
The safety of all our groups is of paramount importance to us. Venture Abroad has rigorous safety checks in place and its own Safety Management Policy.