Days : ( 13 Days / 12 Nights )
Destination : Delhi – Jaipur – Ranthambore – Shivpuri – Khujraho – Bandhavgarh – Orcha – Agra – 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.
Morning after breakfast drive the thrilling tiger reserve of Rajasthan Ranthambore – one of the most famous tiger reserve in India it is a delight for nature lovers and photographers. Afternoon to enjoy the Jungle safari by Jeep. The main attraction of the park is undoubtedly the tigers and you may have the probability to get the quick look of them during the safari. Apart from tigers you can also see animals such as wild deer, fox, wolfs beers, sambar, chital and many species of birds & reptiles. Later back to the hotel evening. On arrival check into your Hotel. Comfortable night stay at the hotel.
Morning after breakfast drive to Shivpuri. Shivpuri is very ancient town and a sacred place. It is named for the God Shiva. It is steeped in the royal legacy of its past, when it was the summer capital of the Scindia rulers of Gwalior. Earlier to that, Shivpuri’s dense forests were the hunting grounds of the Mughal emperors. Evening site seeing of shivpuri. Overnight in Shivpuri.
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.
After breakfast Full day sightseeing of east and west group of Temples that boast of famous Kama Sutra in a form of sculpture (the word Kama Sutra literally means an education of Love) meals and overnight in hotel.
Morning after breakfast drive to Bandhavgarh. The thing you are going to like most about Bandhavgarh is its exotic natural beauty that never fails to impress the tourists. Bandhavgarh got the status of a national park in the year 1968 with a core area of 105 sq. km, which was later on extended to incorporate two adjoining sal forests in the year 1986. Formerly it was the leisure resort of the Maharajas of Rewa. Overnight in Bandhavgarh.
Breakfast and rest In hotel, departure according to guests wish.
Morning after breakfast drive to Orcha. Orchha is the erstwhile capital city of the Bundela rulers. The town is steeped in history and is famous for its palaces and temples built in the 16th and 17th centuries. The architectural splendor of the monuments in Orchha reflects the glory of its rulers, overnight in Orcha.
Today, drive to Agra, once the capital of Mughal India, it is famous for the world renowned Taj Mahal. Visit the “Monument of Love” – Taj Mahal which symbolize eternal love frozen in white marble built by Mughal emperor Shahjahan in the memory of his beloved wife Mumtaz. Also visit Agra Fort in the evening. Overnight stay at hotel.
After breakfast drive back to Delhi and get transferred to the airport /railway station for the next phase of your journey.