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Beautiful Diyas
 

Festival of Lights (14 Nights - 15 Days)

 
 
Day 01 : (30 Oct) Arrive Delhi
On arrival at Delhi International Airport you will be welcomed by J&D specialized representative. Talk about details and minutes of your stay in India. Transferred to your booked Hotel.

Day free at leisure. Over night at the hotel.
Delhi City Information :
It is believed that Delhi has been rebuilt seven times with the ruins of one city becoming the foundations for the next. The Mughals ruled here from 12th century. The British captured it in 1803 reducing the Mughal rulers to puppet kings, and in 1911 founded New Delhi, which became the capital of independent India in 1947. The sun warmed stones of ancient forts, tombs, mosques and palaces lie scattered across its sprawling expanse, a reminder of an almost continuous settlement along the Yamuna River.
 
Day 02 : (31 Oct) Delhi
HIGHLIGHT of Delhi Tour : Rickshaw ride in Old Delhi in bustling market of Chandni Chowk.
After breakfast, full day private tour with our well spoken English guide for all popular sightseeing in Delhi as mentioned below.

Tour of Old Delhi includes Red Fort (from outside), Jama Masjid Mosque, Chandni Chowk market and smells of the spices & food at the famous streets in Old Delhi, Raj Ghat and drive past Faros Shah Kotla (the stadium).

A New Delhi tour includes Qutab Minar, Humayun's Tomb, India Gate, Lakshmi Narayan Temple and a drive past of the Parliament House, Rashtrapati Bhawan, Secretariat, Diplomatic Enclave, Janter Manter and Connaught Place and Lotus Temple, Evening free at Leisure.
Overnight at hotel in New Delhi.
 
Day 03 : (01 Nov) Delhi - Agra
HIGHLIGHT of Agra Tour : Early Morning Taj Mahal view with photography session of the rising sun reflecting on Taj
Morning, drive to Agra (253 km). On arrival check in at the hotel and later proceed for the sightseeing of Taj Mahal and other important monuments in Agra. Overnight stay at the Hotel.
Agra City Information :
Agra is a land with a glorious past created by skilled architects as the seat for the Mughal Empire. Situated on the banks of the Yamuna River, with its crowded alleys and its predatory rickshaw riders, Agra is much like any other north Indian city. Also refered to as Agarbana (Paradise) in the epic of Mahabharata, the city houses the finest monuments of the period, which bear testimony to the aura of grandeur.
 
Day 04 : (02 Nov) Agra - Ranthambore
HIGHLIGHT of Ranthambore Tour : Sight seeing of ranthambore fort which stands on the top of hill for breathtaking view of park.
Morning after breakfast, drive to Ranthambore (294 km/ 04 hr). En route visit Fatehpur sikri - The deserted city of Emperor Akbar. Arrive Ranthambore & transfer to the Hotel. On arrival check in to the Lodge. Overnight stay at Ranthambore.
Ranthambore City Information :
Ranthambore National Park is one of the biggest and most renowned national park in Northern India. The park is located in the Sawai Madhopur district of southeastern Rajasthan, which is about 130 km from Jaipur. Being considered as one of the famous and former hunting grounds of the Maharajas of Jaipur, today the Ranthambore National Park terrain is major wildlife tourist attraction spot that has.
 
Day 05 : (03 Nov) Ranthambore
Morning and evening jungle safari in canter. Overnight stay in Ranthambore.
 
Day 06 : (04 Nov) Ranthambore - Jaipur
HIGHLIGHT of Jaipur Tour : View and learning lesson for Tie and Die along with Indian traditional Saree wrapping.
After breakfast drive to Jaipur (145km/3 hr). On arrival at Jaipur, check into your hotel. Rest of the day free for independent activities. Over night at the Hotel.
Jaipur City Information :
Jaipur is popularly known as the Pink City. It is also the capital of the state of Rajasthan. It is one of the most visited tourist places of India. The old city of Jaipur is partially encircled with seven gates - the major gates are Chandpol, Sanganeri, and Ajmeri.The Capital of Rajasthan, Jaipur is steeped in history and culture. Here the past comes alive in magnificient forts and palaces, blushed pink, where once lived the Maharajas. The bustling bazaars of Jaipur, Famous for Rajasthani jewellery, fabric and shoes, possess a timeless quality and are surely a treasure trove for the shoppers.
 
Day 07 : (05 Nov) Jaipur
HIGHLIGHT of Jaipur Day : today is the festival of Light - that means celebration of the victory of good over evil; the uplifting of spiritual darkness. In the evening you will attend a Diwali Puja (pray) with Indian family. This is full of lights, Fire crackers and insight about Indian Family along with home cooked traditional food.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Diwali

After breakfast, your sight seeing starts for the day.
AMBER FORT PALACE :
Amber is the classic romantic Rajasthani fort palace. Its construction was started by Man Singh I in 1592, and completed by his descendent Jai Singh I. Its forbidding exterior belies an inner paradise where a beautiful fusion of Mughal and Hindu styles finds its ultimate expression.

Later visit the CITY PALACE - A delightful blend of Mughal and traditional Rajasthani architecture, the City Palace sprawls over one-seventh of the area in the walled city. It houses the Chandra Mahal, Shri Govind Dev Temple and the City Palace Museum. Also visit the Laxmi Narayan temple & Bazaars of Jaipur, Hawa Mahal, and Jantar Mantar. Over night at hotel in Jaipur.

 
Day 08 : (06 Nov) Jaipur - Udaipur
HIGHLIGHT of Udaipur Tour : Boat cruise on Lake Pichola for just 2 of you in your personal boat.
Morning after breakfast drive to Udaipur. Upon arrival check in at the hotel and met with our local J&D representative.

Rest of the day free for individual activities.
Udaipur City Information :
UDAIPUR is perhaps a unique pre-modern capital with no fort . Coming to life after the final sacking of Chittaur , Udaipur saw an explosive of building activity- temples, palaces and Havelis. Lake Pichola with its two islands-Jagniwas(now the Lake Palace Hotel) and Jagmandir defines Udaipur . The City Palace towers over the lake. The artificial Jaisamand Lake was created in 17th century by damming the Gomti River. There are beautiful chhatries (Cenotaphs) around the embankment.
 
Day 09 : (07 Nov) Udaipur Sightseeing
After breakfast, morning tour of Udaipur city includes palace Museum, Sahelion Ki Bari, Bhartiya Lok Kala Mandal, Folk Art Museum, Jadish Temple. Later in the a boat ride in Lake Picchola and Drive back to the hotel and over night.
 
Day 10 : (08 Nov) Udaipur to Goa
Morning after breakfast transfer to the airport for your flight to Goa :

IT-3158     Udaipur  14:25  Mumbai  15:35

9W-7115   Mumbai 17:15  Goa        18:15

On arrival at Goa Airport, you will be transferred to the Hotel.
 
Day 11 : (09 Nov) Goa
Day free at leisure over night at the hotel.
 
Day 12 : (10 Nov) Goa
Day free at leisure over night at the hotel.
 
Day 13 : (11 Nov) Goa
Day free at leisure. Overnight stay at the hotel.
 
Day 14 : (12 Nov) Goa
Day free at leisure. Overnight stay at the hotel.
 
Day 15 : (13 Nov) Goa Departure
Early morning transfer to airport for flight back to London.
 
Tour cost include following :-
  • Meeting & Assistance on arrival.
  • Arrival/Departure transfers using Air conditioned car & English speaking drivers.
  • Accommodation for total 14 nights including breakfast.
  • All Tours by an Air-conditioned vehicle as mentioned in the itinerary.
  • Sightseeing tour as per the itinerary.
  • Elephant ride at Amber fort.
  • Cost for two canter safari's in Ranthambore.
  • Boat ride in Udaipur.
  • All meals in Ranthambore.(Breakfast, lunch and dinner).
  • Entrance Fees at the place of visit.
  • All presently applicable taxes including 4.9 % service tax.
 
Tour cost do not include :-
  • Any services other than the ones mentioned above.
  • Visa charges.
  • Any extras like table drinks, telephone calls, any tips, laundry etc or any other items of personal nature.
  • Still camera or video camera fees.
  • Tips at Restaurant \ Hotels during meal.
  • Any tips to drive \ guide \ escort.
 
 
     
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