Duration : 10 days / 09 nights
Destination : Delhi – Jaipur – Fatehpur Sikri – Agra – Orchha – Khajuraho – Varanasi – Delhi
Namaste! Today you will arrive at the Indira Gandhi International Airport / railway station in Delhi. Later drive to the hotel for a comfortable night stay.
In the morning after breakfast take a full day sightseeing tour of Old and New delhi. The visits will include some of the finest places in the city such as Laxmi Narayan Temple of Hindus, India Gate, President’s Palace, Raj Ghat, Humayun’s Tomb, Qutab Minar and Lotus Temple. Night stay will be in the hotel.
Morning drive to Jaipur, the capital of Rajasthan which is also know as “Pink city . On arrival assisted check in at hotel. Later enjoy half day sightseeing includes visit to Hawa Mahal, City Palace Museum & Observatory . Relaxed evening with Rajasthani folk dance followed by local cuisine in a city restaurant.
After breakfast we drive toward the Amber Fort which lies 10 kms out of the city. At Amber Fort you will enjoy ride on an Indian Elephant to ascend the Fort. After visiting the fort drive back downhill and proceed to Jaigarh fort which displays the largest canon in the world. Afternoon free for Shopping and visit Hand block printing Market. Night stay will be at the hotel.
After breakfast we head to Agra, the city of the most beautiful Taj Mahal. On the way to Agra, 35 kms before the city we stop at the for bidden city of Fatehpur Sikri. Later continue drive to Agra where check in formalities will be done at the hotel. Now the time has come to visit the Taj Mahal which is perhaps the most beautiful monument ever built for love, in the history. Also after visit Agra Fort.. Night stay will be at your hotel in Agra.
After breakfast today we experience a short journey in a super fast Indian rail. Board the train from Agra railway station at 0810 hrs to reach Jhansi at around 1100 hrs. Then we drive to the village of Orchha which has its importance due to the beautiful Fort and Temples. Visit to Orchha Fort and Temples named Ramji Mandir, Raj Mandir and Jahangir Mahal which are example of architectural conception of unusual vigor and intricate sophistication. Comfortable night stay at the hotel.
After breakfast we head to Khajuraho – The Chandela temples at Khajuraho are among the most creative examples of Indian architecture and is celebrating its Millennium. Khajuraho has achieved fame for the sensual appeal of the erotic sculptures. The sculptures of Khajuraho depict the every day life of the people and the court in 10th and 11th centuries. Khajuraho is not something that can be described in words; it has to be experienced. Half day tour to the Eastern Part of the temples. Night stay at the hotel.
Visit to the best known ‘western part’ of the temples this morning and then fly to Varanasi. Varanasi, sprawling along the left bank of the holy River Ganges, is the holiest city for Hindu region. The Shrines, Old Temples and Palaces rising in several tiers from the water’s edge makes Varanasi one of the most fascinating cities in the East. Upon arrival assisted transfer to hotel. Relaxed evening in the hotel.
Early morning experience a boat ride on holy River Ganges to witness the early offerings and prayer on the bank of the river. After breakfast proceed for an offerings and prayer on the bank of the river. After breakfast proceed for an attaining enlightenment. Visit the temples of Varanasi, the Golden Temple dedicated to lord Shiva, The Durga temple dedicated to goddess Durga Interestingly the Durga temple is also known as the Monkey Temple due to the largenumber of monkeys found in the temple premises. Comfortable night stay at the hotel.
After breakfast fly to Delhi and get transfer to the airport /railway station for the next phase of your journey.