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, colors and cultures.
Learn the techniques of stone trading.
DISCOVERY Gems, invites you to discover the gemstones, 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 takes place in groups of a maximum of 6 people. (Stay possible all year round).
Exclusive programme also possible for groups of less than or more than 6 people throughout the year, extension to Bangkok also possible from Jaipur. (upon 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 jeweler'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 gemologist at GIA, Benoît invites you to discover his passion for gemstones. Fascinated by stones since his childhood, he never ceases to carry you away in his world of colors and unique journeys.
With more than 20 years of experience in jewelry and gemology, as a trader for the most exclusives jewelers at Place Vendôme in Paris and with artisan jewelers between Asia and France, he puts all of his trading experience and expertise at your service
Gemmologist graduated from Gem-A in 2010, Ingrid invites you to discover the fascinating world of gemstones. Passionate about stones and travelling since childhood, she will take you into a world of shimmering shades, offering gemological initiations.
In association with jewelers and traders, this allows her to create exceptional jewelry 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.