Day 01. Delhi
Today arrival in
cosmopolitan city and capital Delhi is the main gateway for
travelers. Upon arrival you are met by an Indo Vacations representative and
transferred to the hotel.
Day 02. Old - New Delhi
Today we have sightseeing in
Old Delhi. We take a Rickshaw Ride parallel to the
through the old city and famous Silk Road and Silver Bazaar.
Sightseeing of Old Delhi includes "Rajghat" , the place where
Mahatma Gandhi was cremated and
Masjid, the great mosque of old Delhi. Today we also visit the
Tomb” which is the first substantial example of Mughal
architecture in India and “Qutub
Minar” which is 71 meter high and was constructed in 1199.
Before we proceed to the Hotel we have a drive through New Delhi
where we see the
Government Buildings and Embassies.
Day 03. Delhi - Jaipur (about 270
Today we drive to the
This city owes its name, foundations and careful planning to the
great warrior and astronomer, Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh II. Jaipur is
the capital of Rajasthan and famous for its handicrafts and precious
and semiprecious stones.
Day 04. Jaipur
we drive to the ancient capital of Amber,
laying 11 km. away from Jaipur. Amber was the ancient capital of
Kachhawaha dynasty for 6 centuries before it was moved to newly
created Jaipur. We will ascend to the Palace Fortress on the back of
an Elephant. Enroute to Amber we will visit the Hawa
of the Winds), built in 1799 AD, it contains 953 small casements
with each having its own balcony. The windows enabled cool air to
circulate and the ladies to watch processions below without being
seen. In the afternoon we visit the City
Palace that is still the formal residence of the royal family, built
in a blend of the Rajasthani and Mughal architecture.
In the museum of the City
visit the private collection of the Jaipur Maharajas. We continue to
a stone observatory, and the largest of Jai Singh's five remarkable
observatories. Its complex instruments reveal us the secrets of
medieval Indian astronomy. Later we have a walk through the
colourful Bazaar of Jaipur and visit a factory to see the famous
block printing work being done since centuries in Jaipur. In the
evening we drive through the new city of Jaipur and visit "Laxmi
Narayan Mandir", a Hindu temple made out of white marble. We
might have an opportunity here to observe a prayer ceremony. Today
we have dinner with a presentation of Indian music and dance.
Day 05. Jaipur - Fatehpur Sikri - Agra
(about 260 km)
Today we leave Rajasthan, the biggest state in India and drive
through a series of fields, small towns and villages to Agra.
Enroute we make a stop and visit
Sikri, which was once an imperial capital frozen in time,
constructed by Akbar the Great in the 16th century. This wonderful
city constructed by red sand stones was abandoned as abruptly as it
had been built. It has been generally stated that it was due to
failing in the water supply. Late evening arrival in
Agra. Rest of
the day at leisure.
Day 06. Agra
We start today our sightseeing by a visit to the
built by three of the greatest Mughal emperors. The construction of
this massive structure began in 1565 under Akbar's reign and
continued till the time of his grandson's reign, Shah Jahan who
built the impressive imperial quarters and mosque. After the visit
of Agra Fort we proceed to visit the most beautiful monument of
Mahal, an enduring monument to love, with a continually
fulfilling beauty. It was built by the Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan
between 1631-52, as a tomb and memorial to his beloved wife Mumtaz
Mahal (Jewel of the Palace), who died at the age of 39 giving birth
to her 14th child. We spend enough time at Taj Mahal to take this
impressive memory home. After the visit of Taj Mahal we have a look
at the famous fine marble inlay work which is still being done in
Agra by the descendants of the families of builders and artists of
the Taj Mahal.
In the morning, after having our breakfast we drive to airport or
railway station for onwards journey.
of our Services)
Hotel which have been tested in the past by us and are good value of
money (subject to availability).
Inclusions in the
given tour cost:
Accommodation in double room on twin sharing basis with
bath and WC as in the above mentioned / similar hotels.
Breakfast in the Hotel during the tour.
All Toll Parking , DA
Arrival / Departure Assistance
Transfers and Sightseeing throughout the tour by an individual Air
Conditioned vehicle with driver
Any Kind of Personal Expenses such as Monument Tips, Laundry,
Telephone Bills and Alcoholic beverages.
Rickshaw Ride in Delhi and
Elephant Ride in Jaipur .
Camera Fees (Still or Movie).
Any Flight Charges, Train Fare.
Additional Sightseeing or Extra usage of Vehicle other then
mentioned in the Itinerary.
Guide Charges & Entrances Charges.
Unspecified Meals etc.
Anything which is not included in the inclusions.
Package cost per person
on twin sharing basis in INR including Room, Breakfast, Transport
Vehicle to be used
Air Conditioned Tata Indigo Car
Air Conditioned Toyota Innova Car
Air Conditioned Tempo Traveler
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