This tour offers the greatest value for your money. With an unhurried pace you will visit the North India’s must see sites. The capital of India Delhi to see the Government buildings, Old and New Delhi, palaces and forts of Jaipur with a thrilling elephant ride at Amber Palace, Chance to see wild tigers at Ranthambore National Park, Fatehpur Sikri and the Taj Mahal -a poem in marble, the vast Hindu temple complex in Khajuraho and finally experience Hindu spirituality in the holy city of Varanasi. Meet colorful and friendly people of India.
13 Days Temples Tigers and Taj Mahal from $1950.00 per person Sharing
(Guaranteed daily with minimum 2)
ESCORTED WITH MINIMUM 10 AND MAXIMUM 18 PASSENGERS. LOCALLY HOSTED IF LESS THAN 10 OR MAKE IT A WORLDVIEW 'PRIVATELY GUIDED' TOUR
FEATURING: DELHI, JAIPUR, RANTHAMBORE N.P., AGRA-TAJ MAHAL, KHAJURAHO, VARANASI
This tour offers the greatest value for your money. With an unhurried pace you will visit the North India’s must see sites. The capital of India Delhi to see the Government buildings, Old and New Delhi, palaces and forts of Jaipur with a thrilling elephant ride at Amber Palace, Chance to see wild tigers at Ranthambore National Park, Fatehpur Sikri and the Taj Mahal - a poem in marble, the vast Hindu temple complex in Khajuraho and finally experience Hindu spirituality in the holy city of Varanasi. Meet colorful and friendly people of India.
Day 1 - ARRIVE DELHI Late night arrival in Delhi, capital of India. Its history goes back 2000 years.
Day 2 - DELHI (B) New Delhi tour visits the impressive Qutab Minar, a 234-ft sandstone tower and Humayun's tomb. See the Government buildings and presidential palace along the broad and majestic Rajpath.
Day 3 - DELHI (B )Tour Old Delhi to see the Red Fort, a symbol of Mughal power. Enjoy a Rikshaw ride through the streets of Old Delhi. On return, visit Raj Ghat, a memorial to the great Mahatma Gandhi. Tour Akshardham Temple, the largest Hindu temple complex in the world.
Day 4 - DELHI - JAIPUR (BL) Drive to Jaipur visiting en route Samode Palace, a perfect jeweled palace, with a unique blend of Rajput and Mughal style of architecture. Enjoy lunch in the stately banquets of Samode Palace. Explore the village of Samode to experience first hand the rural life of India.
Day 5 - JAIPUR (B) This morning visit Amber Fort with a thrilling elephant ride. Inside, the fort find lavish courtyards, beautifully decorated halls and the Chamber of Mirrors. Afternoon tour Jaipur city visiting the Royal Observatory and Palace Museum. See the ornate and elaborate Palace of Winds, the Hawa Mahal, a striking landmark of Jaipur. Later explore the exotic 'bazaars' of Jaipur.
Day 6 - JAIPUR - RANTHAMBORE (BLD) Drive today to Ranthambore Tiger Reserve. Afternoon nature drive by park vehicle.
Day 7 - RANTHAMBORE- BHARATPUR- AGRA (BL) A short train ride to Bharatpur and drive to Agra visiting en route Fatehpur Sikri, the once fabled Mughal capital that now lies quietly but wonderfully preserved.
Day 8 - AGRA (B) Visit the Taj Mahal built by Emperor Shah Jahan in 1648 AD in memory of his Queen. It took the world's best craftsmen and over 20,000 workers almost 20 years to build this dream. Also visit the Agra Fort and sample the arts of the region.
Day 9 - AGRA - ORCHHA - KHAJURAHO (BL) A short train ride to Jhansi and then drive to Khajuraho visiting en route palaces and temples of Orchha.
Day 10 - KHAJURAHO (BD) Tour the magnificent Khajuraho temples, known for their symmetry and design, and also for their intricate and erotic carvings.
Day 11 - KHAJURAHO - VARANASI (B) Fly to Varanasi. With its array of shrines, temples and palaces, rising in several tiers from the River Ganges water's edge, Varanasi is the holiest city for Hindus. Evening witness the prayer ceremonies at the ghats.
Day 12 - VARANASI (B) Early morning boat ride on the Ganges River. Thousands of devout Hindus descend to the holy waters of the Ganges for purification. Tour Sarnath, the site where Lord Buddha preached his first sermon.
Day 13 - VARANASI- DELHI - HOME BOUND (B) Fly to Delhi. Later transfer to the airport to connect home bound flight
TOUR ENDS. HAPPY LANDINGS!
|City||12 Nights||4 Star||5 Star||5 Star Luxury/Premier|
|New Delhi||3||Crown Plaza M.V.||The Grand||Oberoi Gurgaon|
|Jaipur||2||Trident||ITC Rajputana||Oberoi Rajvilas|
|Ranthambore National Park||1||Taj Vivanta SMP Lodge||Taj Vivanta SMP Lodge||Oberoi Vanyavilas|
|Agra||2||Trident||ITC Mughal||Oberoi Amarvilas|
|Khajuraho||2||Radisson||Radisson||Lalit Temple View|
|Varanasi||2||Taj Gateway||Taj Gateway||Taj Nadesar Palace|
|Tour Nights||12||US$2490 till 3/31/17|
|Tour Prices per person sharing||4* $2490 till 03/31/17 & $1950 04/1-09/30/17||5* $2590 till 03/31/17 $1890 04/04-09/30/17||* Lux $5370 till 03/31/17 & $3890 04/04-09/30/17|
|Single Room supplement||4* $1095 till 03/31/17 & $630 04/01-09/30/17||5*$1175 till 03/31/17 $790 04/04 - 09/30/17||*Lux $3875 till 03/31/17 & $2345 04/14-09/30/17|
LAND TOUR PRICES INCLUDE: First Class train tickets for any train travel 13 nights hotel accommodations at the mentioned or similar hotels, American Breakfast daily and mentioned meals, Sight-seeing tours with local English speaking guides including entrance feeIndia expert Tour Director (minimum 8 passengers) or locally hosted with minimum 2. Round trip transfers and Baggage handlingService charges and hotel taxes
LAND TOUR PRICES DO NOT INCLUDE: International and Internal airfare, any passport and visa fee, any airport taxes, any camera fee at the monuments, any meals except those mentioned, any transportation except those mentioned, tips to room boys, laundry charges, telephone calls or any other charges of personal nature. Nor does it include any end of the trip gratuity to our India expert Tour Director (suggested tipping is $10 per person per day).
'PRIVATELY GUIDED'- TRAVEL ANY DAY This tour can be customized to travel any day as a 'privately guided' tour with locally hosted ground arrangements for two or more guests traveling together. Call (800) 373 0388 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to book this trip
TOUR EXTENSIONS available 5 days to Kathmandu, Chitwan National Park and the Pokhara valley.
Or BHUTAN The Hidden Kingdom: 7 Days Paro, Thimpu and Punakha.
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