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Cultural Tour! (8 Nights - 9 Days)
 
 
Destination : Delhi - Jaipur - Agra - Orchha - Khajuraho - Varanasi
Activity Type : Cultural
Number of days : 09
Months of travel : All year round
Detailed Itinerary
Day 1 : Arrival Delhi
Day 2 : Drive Jaipur
Day 3 : Sightseeing of Jaipur + Elephant Ride at Amer Fort
Day 4 : Drive to Agra via Fatehpur Sikri
Day 5 : Sightseeing of Agra
Day 6 : Train to Jhansi + Drive Khajuraho
Day 7 : Morning visit the Western temples + Afternoon fly Varanasi
Day 8 : Sightseeing of Varanasi
Day 9 : Varanasi - Delhi
 
Day 1 : Arrival Delhi
A warm welcome at the airport by our representative, transfer to the hotel for check in.
Delhi City Information :
The capital of India, is a fascinating city with complexities and contradictions, beauty and dynamism, where the past co-exists with the present. Many dynasties ruled from here and the city is rich in architecture of its monuments. Delhi is not only the present metropolis of India but also a necropolis. Because of its location, being on the banks of the river Yamuna.
 
Afternoon, Half day sightseeing of Old & New Delhi
After a good rest and a leisurely breakfast, enjoy a city tour of old and New Delhi. The tour includes the narrow lanes of Rajpath, India Gate and drive past President's Palace.
 
Day 2 : Drive Jaipur
Morning drive to the Pink City "Jaipur" (235 kms / 6 hrs approximately)
Jaipur City Information :
Also called the Pink City. The town of Jaipur is in fact, built in the form of a nine-part Mandala known as the 'Pithapada'. Nine in-facts signify the nine planets of the ancient astrological zodiac. The Hawa Mahal in Jaipur is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Northern India.
 
Arrival in Jaipur check in at the Hotel. Overnight at the Hotel.
 
Day 3 : Sightseeing of Jaipur + Elephant Ride at Amer Fort
After breakfast, excursion to Amber the old capital of Jaipur rulers. Ride on back of an elephant from the foot of the hill up to the gates of the fortress. Afternoon sight seeing tour of Jaipur includes Maharaja's Museum and Jai Singh Astronomical Observatory and Hawa Mahal.
Overnight at the Hotel.
 
Day 4 : Drive to Agra via Fatehpur Sikri
Morning, drive to Agra (270 Kms/ 5 hrs approximately). Arrive Agra & transfer to the Hotel.
Agra City Information :
Agra is a medieval city situated on the banks of the river Yamuna. Shah Jahan known for his keen interest in architecture gave Agra its most prized monument, The Taj Mahal. Built in loving memory of his wife Mumtaz Mahal, the mausoleum was completed in 1643. Agra's dominant structure, the Agra Fort (sometimes called the Red Fort) The red sandstone fort was renovated and converted into a palace during Shah Jahan's time, and reworked extensively with marble and pietra dura inlay. Notable buildings in the fort include the Pearl Mosque, the Diwan-e-Am and Diwan-e-Khas (halls of public and private audience), Jehangir's Palace, Khaas Mahal, Sheesh Mahal (mirrored palace), and Musamman Burj.
 
Day 5 : Sightseeing of Agra
Morning proceed for the city sightseeing and visit Taj Mahal - built by a grief-stricken emperor, Shah Jahan, as a memorial of eternal love for his beloved wife Mumtaz Mahal, Agra Fort which perhaps offers the most moving view of the Taj Mahal from its octagonal tower situated across the River Jamuna. Evening at leisure to explore the local market.
Overnight at the Hotel.
 
Day 6 : Train to Jhansi + Drive Khajuraho
After breakfast, you will be transferred to the Agra station to board the train to Jhansi. On arrival at Jhansi station you will drive to Orchha. & sightseeing tour of Orchha. After sightseeing drive to Khajuraho. On arrival check in at the hotel. Later in the afternoon you visit the city of erotic temples visit the Eastern Temples.
Overnight at the Hotel.
Khajuraho City Information :
The temples at Khajuraho were built during the Chandela dynasty, which reached its apogee between 950 and 1050. Only about 20 temples remain; they fall into three distinct groups and belong to two different religions - Hinduism and Jainism. They strike a perfect balance between architecture and sculpture. The Temple of Kandhria is decorated with a profusion of sculptures that are among the greatest masterpieces of Indian art.
 
Day 7 : Morning visit the Western temples + Afternoon fly Varanasi
After the morning breakfast visit the western temples. Afternoon transfer to the airport to board flight to Varanasi. On arrival in Varanasi check in at the hotel.
Varanasi Information :
The venerable and ancient city Varanasi is the religious centre of the world for Hindus. It is a magnificent city, with myriad attractions, both as an exalted place of pilgrimage and a microcosmic centre of faith. Thousands of pilgrims visit the city from all parts of India and from across the world. Varanasi is a unique city where the past and present, eternity and continuity lives side by side .It is considered to be the immortal abode of Shiva. The life and activities in the city revolve around the holy river. Life on the banks of the Ganga begins before dawn when thousands of pilgrims -men, women and children, come down to the river to wait for the rising sun.
 
Day 8 : Sightseeing of Varanasi
Very early, just before the sun rise you once again return to the river to view the faith of the ordinary who come and bathe in the Ganges and discharge their daily rituals. Return to the hotel for breakfast, after breakfast visit the temples of Varanasi. In the evening visit the aarti ceremony, where the Brahmins, the priests salute the mother Ganges for spreading life and wisdom.
 
Day 9 : Varanasi - Delhi
Breakfast at the Hotel. After breakfast transfer to the airport to board flight to Delhi. Arrive Delhi & connect flight back home.
 
TOUR COST:
  DELUXE SUPERIOR
01 pax GBP 740.00 Nett GBP 580.00 Nett
Min 02 paying pax GBP 540.00 nett PP GBP 455.00 nett PP
 
Tour Cost Includes :
  • Accommodation for 07 nights in the mentioned hotels.
  • Buffet breakfast at all hotels.
  • Air-conditioned vehicle for all airport/station transfers, sightseeing's & intercity transfers.
  • Local Spanish speaking guide for all sightseeing tours.
  • Train fare for Agra-Jhansi sector by Air-conditioned chair car.
  • Elephant ride at the Amber fort, Jaipur.
  • Boat ride in Varanasi
  • All applicable state, transport & luxury tax.
 
Tour cost does not include :
  • Any extra meals not specified in the inclusions.
  • Entrances at the monuments & tourist sights.
  • Any International or domestic airfare.
  • Expences of personal nature ie tips, telephone calls, laundry, room service etc.
 
 
     
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