Day 01: Aboard - Delhi
Arrive late night at New Delhi International airport. On arrival, the guest
will be met by our representative and transferred to hotel. Upon arrival at
hotel the guests will be provided with the traditional Indian welcome
consisting of Aarti-Tikka and garlands with non-alcoholic welcome drink.
Overnight at hotel.
Day 02: Delhi
Morning sightseeing tour of Old Delhi. Visit the former centre of Moghul
Power, Old Delhi offers ancient monuments, narrow streets and bustling
bazaars. Visit the vast Red Fort, built in 1648, the Jama Masjid, the
greatest mosque in India and completed in 1658 by Shah Jahan who also built
the Taj Mahal, and the Raj Ghat, the simple memorial to Mahatma Gandhi.
Afternoon sightseeing tour of New Delhi - drive past the stately government
buildings of the British Era designed by Lutyens, including the India Gate&
the Presidential Palace. Continue onto the beautiful Humayuns tomb&
predecessor of the world famous Taj Mahal. End the tour at the towering
minaret of Qutab Minar.
Overnight at hotel
Day 03: Delhi - Samode - Jaipur
After breakfast drive to Jaipur enroute stopping at Samode (280 kms) - for
SAMODE PALACE - The comfortable palace is today full of
architectural delights with stately corridors, frescoed walls ethereal
audience halls, harmoniously reflecting the skill of master craftsmen.
Upon arrival in Jaipur - check-in at the hotel.
Overnight at hotel.
Day 04: Jaipur
Tour of the impressive Amber Fort, situated on a ridge just outside Jaipur
City. At the foot of the hill you will mount your caparisoned elephant for
the slow but steady climb up to the main gate.
After lunch tour of City Tour of the Pink City - Your tour will include the
imposing City Palace, still home to the Maharaja although several of the
rooms are now open to the public. Many antiques and arteacts belonging to
the ruling family are housed here, including a collection of weaponry.You
will also visit the Hawa Mahal "Palace of the Winds", and the
open-air Jantar Mantar, Observatory to see the vast astronomical
instruments. Enjoy a stroll through the colourful bazaar before returning to
Taj Mahal, Agra, India Over night at hotel.
Day 05: Jaipur - Fatehpur Sikri - Agra
After breakfast drive to Agra (221 kms) enroute visiting Fatehpur Sikri -
drive to the impressive sandstone fortress of Fatehpur Sikri. The fort was
built in the 16th century and only occupied for a few years before being
abandoned, leaving the buildings in virtually perfect conditions.
Continue drive to Agra. Upon arrival in Agra - check-in at the hotel.
Thereafter, visit the Red Fort
Day 06: Agra - Gwalior - Agra
Early morning visit the Taj Mahal at dawn, a white marble memorial built by
Shah Jahan for his beautiful wife Mumtaz Mahal. This monument took 22 years
to be completed and was designed and planned by Persian architect Ustad Isa.
Apart from it's stunning design balance and perfect symmetry, the Taj is
also noted particularly for its elegant domes, intricately carved screens
and some of the best inlay work ever seen.
Transfer to the Railway Station for Shatabdi Express train to Gwalior
(0820/0940 hrs) for a full day sightseeing tour.
Upon arrival at Gwalior Railway Station, the guests will directly proceed
for sightseeing. Tour includes the enormous 19th century Jai Vilas Palace &
crystal. A few of the rooms have in converted into a museum filled with the
Scindia dynasties memorabilia.
Thereafter visit proceed to the Usha Kiran Palace hotel for a lunch. This
Palace was originally the Maharaja's guest house. After lunch proceed to the
huge Gwalior Fort - where a sun temple is believed to have been constructed
within the area of the fort. Also visit Man Mandir& which forms the
eastern wall of the fort. The fort has monuments dating back to 8th century
A.D. onwards and is one of the largest forts in India. Also visit the Gujri
Mahal & the Tomb of the famous musician Tansen.
Evening transfer to the Railway Station for Taj Express train to
Agra.(1655/1825 hrs). Upon arrival in Agra, the guests will be transferred
Overnight at hotel.
Day 07: Agra - Delhi
After leisurely breakfast drive to Delhi (203 kms/ 5 hrs)
Day 08: Delhi - Abroad
Later transfer from hotel to the airport for flight back home. Tour ends.
Our net rates:
The above rate include the following services :
|No of Pax
|Based on minimum 02 pax
||USD 883 per person
||USD 537 per person
The above rate does not include :
- Accommodation in double room on room plus breakfast basis for total
of 07 nights inclusive of all currently applicable taxes and service
- Arrival/departure transfers, sightseeing/excursions tours using one
air-conditioned medium car with services of an English speaking local
guide for city tours
- Entrance fees at the monuments and place to visit
- Assistance on arrival/departure in each city by our representative
- Elephant ride in Jaipur
- Train fare for travel Agra-Gwalior-Agra by by Airconditioned Chair
- Any airfare, airport tax, visa fee, any items of personal use, i.e.
table drinks, tips, laundry, telephone calls, camera fee etc.