Day 01 Arrive Delhi
Upon arrival transfer to hotel.Overnight at Hotel.
Day 02: Delhi:
Am visit full day sightseeing of Delhi and visit Red fort, Qutab Minar, Humayun's Tomb, India Gate, Raj Ghat, President House. Overnight at hotel.
Day 03:Delhi - Jaipur (By Surface 265kms / 5.5 hrs):
Morning proceed to Jaipur by road, on arrival check-in at the hotel. Afternoon visit the City Palace, a blend of Mughal and Rajasthani architecture is now a museum, containing all the paraphernalia of Jaipur's princely past. Jai Singh, notable astronomer, built for himself the curious Jantar Mantar, an observatory of immense brick and mortar instruments of astonishing accuracy. Not far from Jantar Mantar, is the beautiful Hawa Mahal (palace of winds), tall and pink, faced with delicate pierced stone, it is not really a palace .The queens of Jaipur and the royal ladies once used this decorative facade to watch, unobserved, numerous festive processions winding through the streets of their city.
.Day 04: Jaipur:
In the morning half day sightseeing of Amber Fort and enjoy an elephant ride on the ramparts of the fort, for six centuries the capital of the state. Afternoon free for leisure / independent activities on your own . Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 05: Jaipur - Agra (By Surfaces 235kms/ 4.5 hrs):
After breakfast drive to Agra, en-route visiting Fatehpur Sikri - a fascinating Ghost town, lies a little before Agra. Emperor Akbar, wearying of Agra built a new capital here, only to abandon it a few years later for lack of water. And there it remains, its fortifications, massive gateway and palaces, in a wonderful state of preservation. Set like a jewel in a courtyard of pink sandstone is the marble tomb of the Saint Salim Chishti, enclosed by delicately carved marble screens. Arrive Agra and check-in at hotel, later in the day visit Taj Mahal - built by a grief-stricken emperor, Shah Jahan, as a memorial of his beloved wife Mumtaz Mahal, retains its pristine beauty. Agra Fort - perhaps the most moving view of the Taj Mahal is from a little octagonal tower in the Agra Fort across the River Jamuna. Overnight stay.
Day 06: Agra - Jhansi ---> ( By Train) Jhansi / Khajuraho (By Surface) :
After breakfast transfer to railway station to board train for Jhansi . Upon arrival check drive to Khajuraho . Khajuraho, assistance on arrival and transfer to the hotel. Pm free time on your own . Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 07: Khajuraho (By Air):
Half day sighteeing of temples, the Khajuraho temples were built in the short span of a hundred years, from 950 - 1050 AD, in a truly inspired burst of creativity. Of the 85 original temples, 22 have survived till today to constitute one of the world's great artistic wonders. Some of the famous ones are temples of Kandariya Mahadev, Chausath Yogini, Chitragupta, Vishwanath, Lakshamana Overnight at Hotel. Day 08: Khajuraho - Varanasi (By Flight)
Am free. Later transfer to Khajuraho airport for flight to Varanasi, assistance on arrival and transfer to hotel . Pm free at leisure on your own. Overnight stay.
Day 09: Varanasi:
The oldest city in the world, the city of Nirvana and Ghats where people still have their daily prayers and rituals and Temples and centuries old culture. Rarely does any place influence the life of a religious community in such totality as Varanasi, an ultimate pilgrimage, a city dedicated to the Gods. This eternal city is one of the most important pilgrimage cities of the world. Situated on the banks of the river Ganges this city has been the centre of learning for more than 2,000 years. The ancient names of Varanasi are Kashi and Banaras as described in the Hindu mythology. The present name is derived from two rivers Asi and Varuna. Later city tour of Varanasi, visit Vishwanath Temple. The gold plating on the shikharas was a gift of Maharaja Ranjit Singh in 1835. On account of this it is popularly known as Golden Temple. Bharat Mata Temple, a novel temple dedicated to Mother India, And drive through the Bazaar. Afternoon excursion to Sarnath, here in this peaceful Deer Park, the Lord Buddha preached his first sermon more than 2500 years ago. The site is marked by the massive Dhamek Stupa which is believed to date back to 500 AD. The remains of the great Ashoka Pillar still stand before the main shrine. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 10: Varanasi - Delhi / Departure (By Flight):
Am free . Later transfer to Airport to connect with flight for Delhi .Upon arrival directly transfer to International Airport to connect with flight for onward destination.
|3* or similar Hotels |
|City ||Hotel / Similar ||Category |
|Delhi ||Aster Inn OR SIMILAR ||3* |
|Jaiapur ||The Solitaire or SIMILAR ||3* |
|Agra ||The Grand or SIMILAR ||3* |
|Khajuraho ||USHA BUNDELA OR SIMILAR ||3* |
|Varanasi ||HOTEL PRADEEP OR SIMILAR ||3* |