Become a gem hunter on the roads of India!
India is undoubtedly one of the most incredible countries in the world, a culture shock for some, and a big slap in the face for others.
From the bazaars of Jaipur to the spectacular Palace of the Winds, this trip will plunge you into a veritable kaleidoscope of smells, colours and cultures.
Learn the techniques of stone trading.
DISCOVERY Gems, invites you to discover the gem traders and Johari Bazar in Jaipur.
Rajasthan, land of the maharajas with its countless palaces and fortresses, where you will walk in the footsteps of the Silk Road, where dromedaries and elephants will enchant you.
This program is for groups of 6 people maximum. (Stay possible all year round).
A la carte program possible for groups of less or more than 6 people, also possible (on request), extension to Thailand, also possible from Jaipur (on request).
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Day 1: Pick up from Jaipur airport late in the day, check in and rest in your hotel.
Day 2: Departure for the Hawa Mahal, where you will start your visit of the traders, you will also discover the museum of the gems of Jaipur, one of the most important in the world.
Day 3: Leave for Johari Bazar, to visit the traders. Jaipur being the world capital of the trade of precious and fine stones.
Day 4: Leave for Johari Bazar and Surajpol, to meet the traders of Jaipur.
Day 5: Visit to the famous jeweller's shop "GEM PALACE", owned by the Kasliwal family, the jeweller of stars and maharajas. Afternoon free, then transfer to Jaipur airport for your return to Europe or Bangkok for the more adventurous.
This rate includes, transfers from and to Jaipur airport, hotel accommodation in single room, breakfasts, ground transportation, entrance fees for the mentioned monuments, guides, all visits, and booking fees.
This price does not include: the international flight from your country of origin (Return flight from Paris from 400 €/person), lunches, dinners, drinks, visa fees (about 40$ USD), your personal expenses and additional stone purchases, tips and taxes, as well as individual insurance.
For more information, please refer to our General terms and conditions.
Trained as a jeweler and Gemmologist at the GIA, Benoît invites you to discover his passion for gems. Fascinated since always by the stones, he does not cease to carry you in his world made of colors and travels.
With 20 years of experience in jewellery and gemology, as a trader for the Place Vendôme and with artisan jewellers between Asia and France, he puts all his trading experience and expertise at your service.
Gemmologist graduated from the Gem-A since 2010, Ingrid invites you to discover the fascinating world of gems. Passionate since her childhood about stones and travels, she will take you into a world of colors and sparkles, offering initiations to gemology.
Associated with jewellers and traders, which allows her to create extraordinary jewels with a wide choice of quality stones.
Because we believe that your gemology experience should be unique and unforgettable, we have personally selected each of your hotels with the utmost care.