traditional businesses of delhi

Walk the bustling lanes of Chandni Chowk in Old Delhi and meet traditional Indian businessmen who operate out of the largest wholesale market in Asia. In the narrow by-lanes of the old city, you will get a ringside view of a business culture that has remained largely unchanged for the last 200 years. 

cemeteries of delhi

Walk amongst the dearly departed in this unique experience. Explore a Jewish, Christian, or Military cemetery and find a reflective gateway from Delhi’s chaos and confusion. A must for all looking for something different.

the great indian railways

Walk the platforms of New Delhi railway station with an expert from the Indian Railways and get an exclusive behind the scenes look at the functioning of one of the largest train stations in India. 

A farming adventure

This experience takes you to a private farm where you will gain an insight into the life of a modern farmer in India. Spread over 300 acres, this is a year round farm with a variety of activities occurring each season. You will tour the farm fields, cow sheds, and kennels. You will get the opportunity to participate in any activity that might be occurring during your visit including planting seeds, tilling the soil, and bathing/feeding/milking the cows. Finally, you will meet the farmers and enjoy their excellent hospitality.

astronomical delhi

Astronomy has been studied in India since time immemorial. The earliest reference to astronomy is found in the Rig Veda, which is dated around 4500 BC. By 500 AD, astronomy emerged as an important part of Indian studies and culminated in several original findings on gravity, eclipses, and the makeup of the Solar System. Our astronomy experiences encapsulate the Indian contribution to this science. 

unusual & obscure delhi

Get off the beaten path and explore the unusual and obscure side of Old Delhi – a side rarely seen by visitors and locals alike. This experience will take you to a jail that once housed India’s freedom fighters, an animal and bird market, a serene temple, an abandoned house where a Prime Minister of India got married, and a food stall specializing in fruit sandwiches.

delhi Unique & unusual experiences

Tallis and Company specializes in the art of creating unique, expert led experiences that will help you unravel and appreciate the complexities of Incredible India. With a portfolio of over 250 experiences and 700 experts in Delhi, Mumbai, Agra, Jaipur, Udaipur, Kochi (Cochin), Hyderabad, Bangalore, Chennai, Kolkata, and Varanasi, we have the first hand knowledge to make India come alive as you would have imagined it.