Travel to India and visit the enchanting northern province of Rajasthan. One of the most beautiful places to visit in India, Rajasthan is awash with colour and the nostalgia of a romanticized era. On our classic adventure we discover the grisly history of massive forts and the opulence and splendor of Maharajas’ palaces. Stroll bustling markets, search for the elusive Bengal tiger, enjoy a sunset at River Ganges and soak up the culture of the local people.
Delhi: Old City Chandni Chowk, Jama Masjid, President House, Qutab Minar, Humanyun’S Tomb.
Jaipur: Hawa Mahal, City Palace, Jantar Mantar, Amber Fort
Ranthambhore: Ranthambore National Park
Bharatpur: Bharatpur Bird Sanctuary,
Agra: Fatehpur Sikri, Taj Mahal, Agra Fort
Ocrhha: Museum And Hindu Temples.
Khajuraho: Eastern Group of Temples
Varanasi: Bhrat Mata Temple, Banaras Hindu University, Ghats
After a long flight you will be landed in India. Upon arrival our repersentative will be received you at the Indiaternational airport and wel come you in a traditional manner with garlands. Later we proceed to your hotel.
Overnight Hotel- Delhi.
Post breakfast our repersentaive will meet you at your hotel lobby and he will introduce to your guide and he will take you for full Day city tour of Old/ New Delhi.
Proceed for a guided tour of Old Delhi (enjoy Rickshaw Ride at Old Delhi area) visit Chandani Chowk Silver Square (Once the center of Delhi), to the various places of interest- just as the Royal Mughals would have done centuries ago.
You will also visit drive past Red Fort (Delhi’s most magnificent monument was built by Emperor Shah Jehan and Raj Ghat (Set in the midst of deep green lawns, Rajghat is the place where Mahatma Gandhi was cremated.
Later in the afternoon visit New Delhi covering Persident House (from out side) is the official residence of the President of India. Formerly the residence of the Viceroy of India, later see India Gate (is a majestic high arch,42 meters high, built as a memorial to the Indian Soldiers killed in world war 1, Later we visit Humayun Tomb built in the mid 16th century by Haji Begum, senior wife of Humayun, the second Mughal emperor and The Qutab Minar (The 72.5m high tower dates back to the 13th century and is one of the greatest bequests of the Islamic culture.
Later return to hotel. Overnight Hotel- Delhi.
This morning after relaxed breakfast, drive down to Jaipur, Jaipur is the capital and largest city of the Indian state of Rajasthan. It was founded on 18 November 1727 by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh II, Upon arrival check in at hotel.
Afternoon free for relax. Overnight hotel – Jaipur.
Morning after breakfast we will drive to Amber Fort (The classical romantic Rajasthan Fort palace. It’s construction was started by Man Singh I in 1592 and completed by his descendant Jai Singh-I.
Later visit City Palace the former Royal residence part of it converted into a museum later we visit Jantar Mantar which is the largest stone and marble crafted observatory in the world the observatory has 17 large instruments, many of them still in working condition.
Photo stop at Hawa Mahal the literal meaning of Hawa Mahal is Palace of Winds. Hawa Mahal was built by Maharaja Sawai Pratap Singh in 1799.
Later drive back to your hotel. Overnight hotel- Jaipur.
This morning you will visit to the village of Sanganer, at a distance of 15km from Jaipur. In Sanganer you will see a traditional block printing and handmade paper industries. Later we tour a local market then take a traditional rickshaw ride. Late afternoon visit to ‘Chokhi Dhani’ a Unique Village Resort followed by dinner. Later back to the hotel
Overnight hotel- Jaipur.
Morning after breakfast check out from hotel and drive to Ranthambore.
Ranthambhore National Park lies in the Sawai Madhopur district of the North Indian state of Rajasthan.It is famous for its tigers and is one of the best places in the country to see the majestic predators in the wild. The tigers can be easily spotted even during the Day time also . This is one of the finest tiger reserves in the country Park’s abandoned fortress,lakes and above all it’s `friendly’ tigers have made it one of the most filmed wildlife reserves in the world. If you are in Ranthambhore national park for a vacation then there is not much point in spending a lot of time at hotel. Start your Day with an early morning wildlife safari witness the amazing animals inside the Park , return to the lodge in time for a hearty breakfast further proceed for an optional tour. This is the palce where you can shake your hands with wildlife
Afternoon enjoy game drive in Ranthambore National Park hope to spot the tiger.
Overnight Hotel – Ranthambore
This Day you will be taken for both, morning and afternoon game drives to see not only game (though tiger and leopard sightings are not guaranteed), but also picturesque ruins of forts and palaces.
Overnight Hotel – Ranthambore
After a early breakfast you will leave for Sawai Madhopur railway station to board the Train Kota Janshatabdi at 0750hrs for Bharatpur. Arriving at 0923hrs you will travel to Fatehpur Sikri, the late 16th-century city of red sandstone that is an outstanding example of Mughal architecture and an UNESCO World Heritage site. Late afternoon you will reach Agra, the ancient Mughal stronghold.
Overnight hotel- Agra
Morning after relaxed breakfast we will take you an Indian icon, the much-photographed and instantly recognisable Taj Mahal is known as the world’s most famous monument to love. The romantic story of this exceptional building is almost as beautiful as the palace itself. Heartbroken at the death of his second wife, Mumtaz Mahal, the renowned leader Shah Jahan designed the Taj as a monument to his lost love.
Taj Mahal designated a World Heritage Site, the Taj is renowned for its exquisite marble screens and pietra dura, a type of marble inlay work made with thousands of semiprecious stones. Accessed through an outer courtyard, the entrance to the inner compound is through a majestic red sandstone gateway.
(Taj Mahal, Agra is closed on FriDays)
Later We also visit Agra Fort (Near the gardens of the Taj Mahal stands the important 16th-century Mughal monument known as the Red Fort of Agra. More often than not, the Agra Fort is overshadowed by the pristine beauty of the Taj but for those looking for something beyond romance; the Agra Fort is worth seeing. Situated on the bank of river Yamuna, the Agra Fort toDay, stands as a citadel of the past that has witnessed centuries slip by).
Later in afternoon drive back to your hotel.
Overnight hotel- Agra.
Jhansi-Khajuraho Surface (175Kms/3Hrs)
This Day morning travel by train to Jhansi, then continue by surface to Khajuraho via the village of Orchha. Khajuraho, whose collection of 22 Hindu temples dating to the 10th century is a UNESCO site.
Later we continue drive to Khajuraho, upon arrival check in to your hotel.
Overnight Hotel- Khajuraho.
ToDay you will tour to several of Khajuraho’s well-preserved temples (many adorned with erotic sculptures), considered the finest examples of temple architecture in northern India.
Overnight Hotel- Khajuraho.
After a relaxed morning fly to Varanasi, Hinduism’s holiest city and a sacred place of pilgrimage. This evening we attend a traditional ‘aarti’ offering ceremony as you will cruise along the Ganges.
Upon arrival check into your hotel.
Early this morning visit to Ganges, where Hindu pilgrims perform their rituals along the Ghats leading to the river. You will visit several of the important ghats by boat as we experience for ourselves the spiritual mystique of these hallowed waters. Next we visit the new Vishwanath temple of white marble at Banaras Hindu University. Later we travel to Sarnath, birthplace of Buddhism.
Overnight Hotel- Varanasi.
This morning at liesure and later transfer to airport to board the flight for Delhi. After arriving Delhi you will be departed for international terminal to board your onward flight.