About India Unbound


INDIA UNBOUND is an award winning travel company based in Melbourne, Australia. We specialise in creating unique, well-planned, custom made journeys to India and Sri Lanka. We consider ourselves to be India and Sri Lanka travel experts, with our business built on two decades of experience living, working and travelling extensively throughout these two fascinating countries. At India Unbound, you will receive personalized, prompt service. We guarantee you that the person creating your India or Sri Lanka itinerary has visited the country and knows the destination. We pride ourselves on our knowledge and expertise of these destinations.

We are experienced in creating holidays to India and Sri Lanka for families, small groups, groups of friends travelling together, couples, travellers with special needs, families with small children, travellers going to India for a special occasion or anniversary, solo travellers and women travellers.

We will create a customised travel itinerary that reflects your interests, what you want to see when you travel and addresses any issues or requests you have. We speak to all our clients individually to find out what their holiday wish list is. From here one of our experts from our small, but highly experienced team, will create a custom made journey for you.

No journey is too big or small for us. We are happy to help you with a straightforward inquiry or complex and bespoke travel arrangements. Here are some examples of what we can do:

> Visit India’s famous Golden Triangle – see the magnificent Taj Mahal, Delhi and Jaipur
> Arrange charter flights to private airstrips in remote central India for wildlife viewing
> For craft lovers – a textile tour of Gujarat
> A village homestay trek in the Indian Himalayas
> Horse riding in Rajasthan
> River cruises in India; luxury train travel in India
> Book private villas in Sri Lanka for your multi-generational family holiday
> Golf tours 
> Special events from a hot air balloon ride in India; hiring a Royal Enfield motorbike in the mountains; pottery or textile workshops; private shopping guides; private museum safaris; special picnics in amazing locations and many more!

Our travellers come from around the globe, and many travel with us more than once. Our clients are curious, active and are seeking a travel experience that is authentic; carefully planned; features engaging, insightful activities and experiences, and a variety of accommodation. At India Unbound we don’t see travel as a commodity and as such, approach all our clients and itineraries as something unique and special.

INDIA UNBOUND was founded by Lincoln Harris, who initially visited India more than two decades ago. Lincoln Harris has lived and worked in India, travelled every corner of the country, still leads small group tours in India and Sri Lanka, and continues to share his love of these amazing countries and their people with other travellers each day. Working with him is a small team of people in Melbourne and India, each with many years experience planning custom made itineraries. At India Unbound we are passionate about what we do and the destinations we take you to.

India Unbound was the inaugural winner of the Government of India’s National Tourism Award for Best Tour Operator Australasian region in 2008, recognising our position as India travel experts.