india with architectural digest october 2019

India with Architectural Digest: October 2019

Experience the best of India’s vibrant architecture, design and culture with an engaging itinerary that features time in Delhi and Jaipur.

What to Expect

Highlights include private visits to lavish palaces and behind-the-scenes access to top galleries, influential ateliers and stunning private homes under the expert guidance of designers, curators and stylish insiders from Indagare and Architectural Digest’s combined networks, along with special shopping experiences that demonstrate the richness and diversity of Indian craftsmanship. On this journey, you will be joined by Mitchell OwensAD‘s Decorative Arts editor.

  • Curator-led art and shopping tours at private homes, art galleries, palaces, ateliers, textile shops and more
  • Expert-guided architecture and history-focused tours that showcase the iconic monuments of Delhi and Jaipur
  • Meetings with the most influential designers and collectors, as well as stylish residents and local experts, for an insider’s perspective in the cities of Delhi and Jaipur
  • Festive group meals at special private locations, including local homes and palaces
  • Accommodations at the Oberoi New Delhi and Oberoi Rajvilas
  • When
    October 4 – 11, 2019
  • Length
    8 days / 7 nights
  • Type of Traveler
    Art Lovers , Style Mavens , Ultimate Indulgers

This Journey's Host

Architectural Digest is a vibrant celebration of international design talents, innovative homes and products, inspiring decorating ideas, culture, and travel. Launched in 1920 as a California trade quarterly, the magazine evolved over the years, increasing in frequency and broadening in scope until it became the byword for living well. Today AD publishes nine international editions, as well as a website, and its brand has immeasurable influence in the world of interior design and style. On this journey, you will be joined by Mitchell OwensAD’s Decorative Arts Editor. Owens has held editorial positions at leading newspapers and magazines, including The New York Times, and has written about interior decoration, architecture, art and landscape design for publications ranging from The World of Interiors to Out, of which he was a founding editor. Long fascinated by Islamic architecture and design, Mitch and his family spent the early 2000s living in Marrakech, at a house in the medina that they called “Dar Cati.”

Curious to receive the full itinerary and join the trip? Contact us and find out more.

Trip Details

In preparation for the journey, members will also receive a comprehensive departure package that includes an itinerary, packing list, accommodations overview and other important information.

  • When
    October 4 – 11, 2019
  • Length
    8 days / 7 nights
  • Group Size
    Up to 24 travelers
  • Host
    Mitchell Owens


  • All accommodations indicated in the itinerary
  • All meals and beverages indicated in the itinerary
  • All guided touring, activities and admissions indicated in the itinerary 
  • Group airport and city transfers throughout the itinerary, as indicated
  • VIP airport assistance upon arrival and departure 
  • Expert guides, as indicated in the itinerary, including your Architectural Digest and Indagare hosts and our partners on the ground


  • International airfare and airport taxes
  • Travel insurance (highly recommended)
  • Additional meals and alcoholic beverages (not indicated in the itinerary)
  • Additional activities and transfers
  • Items of personal nature such as laundry, telephone calls, etc.
  • Liability for change in itinerary due to reasons beyond our control (change in flights, cancellations, political disturbances, natural phenomena)
Curious to receive the full itinerary and join the trip? Contact us and find out more.

What To Read

Indagare has selected the articles from our website and magazine to prepare you for your journey. Peruse inspiring slideshows, insider tips, reading lists and more.

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