Duration : 10 Nights / 11 Days
Destinations Covered :Delhi - Varanasi - Khajuraho - Agra - Jaipur - Udaipur – Mumbai - Delhi
As soon as you’ll arrive at the international airport of the Delhi, you’d be received by the representatives of the India Travel Packages. The representatives will guide you to the hotel where you need to check in.
Overnight Stay at the hotel.
After breakfast proceed for day sightseeing of Delhi covering the following areas of New Delhi and Old Delhi
Rajghat - A memorial to Mahatma Gandhi, also known as Bapu (Father of Nation)
Red Fort (Lal quila) - Old Delhi is centered on the Red Fort built by Emperor Shah Jahan between 1636 & 1658, when the mougal empire was on its peak.
Jama Masjid (Mosque) - Work on the Jama Masjid mosque was begun in 1650 by the Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan to complement his palace at the Red Fort. More than 5,000 workers toiled for six years to complete the largest mosque in India.
Qutub Minar - is the tallest stone tower in India. Some believe it was erected as a tower of victory to signify the beginning of the Muslim rule in India. Others say it served as a minaret to the muezzins to call the faithful to prayer
India Gate - Built as a memorial to commemorate the 70,000 India soldiers killed in World War, India Gate was designed by Sir Edwin Lutyens and completed in 1931.
Rashtrapati Bhawan - Formely the Viceregal Lodge, the building is the highlight of Lutyen's New Delhi and was completed in 1929 at a cost of 12,53,000 pound sterling. Located in an area of 130 hectares, the palace has 340 rooms
Overnight in Delhi - we will be happy to recommend places for an evening stroll or a restaurant for dinner tonight.
After Breakfast, you have to leave for the Varanasi by flight. Varanasi is the place of religious importance for the Hindus and moreover, a perfect place to notice the great culture and rituals being listed along with this nation. As soon as you’ll reach the airport of the Varanasi, you’d be directed to the selected luxurious hotels where you are supposed to check-in. Overnight Stay will be provided.
In the morning drive to the Ghats (steps on river bank) to board a boat for a ride on the Hindu holy river Ganga. During this boat ride witness the morning religious rituals on the Ghats and in the temples along the river bank.
Later visit the ancient and modern Hindu temples of the holy city dedicated to Lord Shiva. In the evening experience the Prayer ceremony at the banks of River Ganges - homage to the holy river with oil lamps and incense etc. Overnight at hotel in VaranasiDay 5 : Khajuraho - Agra
Early in the morning after the breakfast, pack your bags for the next destination i.e. Khajuraho which is just 175 Kms by road and takes only 3 hours to reach there. In the afternoon, visit the famous temples of the Khajuraho along with the sculptures. The Khajuraho temples and the sculptures are famous for depicting the lust, passion and love. People always get attracted to these sculptures due to the fact that they are erected in a most excellent way showcasing the rich culture of the ancient India. Overnight Stay is included.
You’d be travelling in the coaches of the Shatabdi Express which are luxurious and spacious to reach Agra. It won’t leave you to bother much about the stress during the journey. You will arrive at the railway station of the Agra at 2000 hr.
From there you’d be taken to a hotel in Agra by the representatives.
Early in the morning, you have to leave for Taj Mahal to visit it before the sunrise. Taj Mahal, built by the Emperor Shah Jehan is an evidence of the love story which was between him and his wife Mumtaz. Purely made out of white marble, the architecture of this wonder is close to the Persian touch. After breakfast, you’d be taken for a visit to the Agra Fort which has been considered as a sister of the Taj Mahal. The architecture depicts the style of architecture which was there during its construction.
Visit to the Itmad-Ud-Daula’s tomb is on the cards.
Overnight Stay is provided.
After breakfast, leave for Jaipur from Agra by a road journey so that you could have a look at the elegant and gorgeous city i.e. Fatehpur Sikri built by the Mughals. The tombs and the monuments of the Fatehpur Sikri give you an idea of the rich and excellent Mughal architecture. The sandstone materials used in the construction of the tombs and monuments are one of the best materials of the earlier times and add to its beauty.
In the evening, do visit the famous Birla Temple. The structure of the Narayan and the Goddess Laxmi are well made. The temple is made in such a way that it depicts the architecture of those times when it was built.
Overnight Stay in Jaipur is on the cards.
After breakfast, sightseeing tour of famous places of Jaipur has to be done like the Amber Fort Palace which was built by the Rajputs of the ancient times and well determines the architecture of royal Rajputs. City Palace is one of the preserved palaces of the ancient times and provides as a great medium to give information about the royal times. Jantar Mantar, this famous place is known for its observatories and ancient astronomical instruments should be visited during the day. Hawa Mahal, the five storey monument was made for the royal ladies and is also known as the ‘Palace of the Winds’.
Overnight Stay at the hotel is included.
After breakfast, you have to leave for Udaipur by flight. Better known as the Venice of the east, Udaipur has a lot to look for. After reaching Udaipur, you’d be directed to the hotel. In the evening, visit the Lake Pichola.
Overnight Stay is provided.
After breakfast, leave for a full day sightseeing tour of places like the City Palace, Saheliyon-Ki-Badi and the Jagdish Temple. Saheliyon-Ki-Badi is a place famous for the botanical gardens and rich flora. City Palace has a royal architecture and luxury to look for as it has been made out of an ancient palace. The Jagdish Temple in Udaipur attracts a lot of tourists due to the beauty of the structures present over there.
Overnight Stay is provided.
After breakfast, you have to leave for Delhi. You would be guided to the airport by the representatives and this would mark the end of the Classical North India tour.