India is a kaleidoscope of cultures.The incomparable, intoxicating and inimitable India is known the world over for its rich cultural heritage. The land of the saintly sages and the royal rulers boasts of colorful customs and timeless traditions. The people carry on with the legacy of their own lands and the beautiful built buildings act as the evidence of the elegant architecture that we have inherited. Amongst the many treasures of the yester years we have the abode of the nobles, the forts and palaces.It is said that after every five miles language and culture in India changes. This cultural heritage has been handed down from generation to generation and has been preserved very carefully. The cultural and architectural tradition of India has been influenced and has changed according to the different dynasties that ruled this great land. These cultural tours allow you to catch a glimpse of the diverse culture of India. These cultural tour packages take you back to a bygone era and allow you to relive history again.The history of India is shrouded in antiquity. The country has been thought of as a nation of philosophers with a well-developed and even idyllic society.Excavations of sites belonging to the Harappan era show that the people lived in brick houses in towns with excellent drainage. One of the oldest scriptures in the world is the four-volume Vedas that many regard as the repository of national thoughts that anticipated some of the modern scientific discoveries. Despite formidable barriers in the form of the mighty Himalayas and oceans, India also received a succession of foreigners, many of them carrying swords and guns.But nearly all of them stayed on. Out of these waves of immigration has emerged the composite culture of India and made it a land of unity in diversity. India became a land of assimilation and learning, a land of change and continuity.The Aryans were among the first to arrive in India which was inhabited by the Dravidians. Others who came here included Greeks, Persians, Mughals and even British, Portugese and French.Over the years there have been many major ruling dynasties like the Shakas, the Kushans, the Maurayas and Guptas.Nearly every major religion in the world is represented in India which is also the land of the Lord Buddha, Lord Mahavira and Guru Nanak Dev, the founders of Buddhism, Jainism and Sikhism.