14 Days Itinerary Covering : Delhi - Jaipur - Agra - Jhansi - Khajuraho - Varanasi - Haridwar - Rishikesh - Delhi
Immerse yourself in the spiritual essence of this journey which beautifully combines the holy temples, and heritage monuments and gives an insight into the cultural aspects that India offers. The journey covers sights and sounds of Delhi, Jaipur, Agra, Jhansi, Khajuraho, Varanasi, Haridwar, and Rishikesh, and concludes the sojourn at New Delhi.
Arrive at New Delhi Airport. Our representative will receive you and escort you from the airport to the hotel. On arriving at hotel, complete the check-in formalities. Later relax and unwind in your room. You'll be briefed about the tour itinerary. Night will be spent at the hotel.
On Day 2, you'll be taken on sightseeing trip of New and Old Delhi which will incorporate the visits to Red Fort, Jama Masjid, Raj Ghat, India Gate, Parliament House, Humayun's Tomb and Qutb Minar. Retire to the hotel for night stay.
In the morning, you'll be heading to Jaipur by road. Take your lunch en route during the 5-hour journey. On reaching Pink City Jaipur, check into a hotel and retire to your room. Rest of the day is kept free for you to relax.
This day, take an excursion to Amber Fort, 13 km from Jaipur. Enjoy a joy ride on the pachyderm. Later return to the city.
In the afternoon, you'll be visiting other sites of interest such City Palace Complex, Hawa Mahal and Royal Observatory or Jantar Mantar. Also take a trip to bustling bazaars. Evening is free. Night stay is scheduled at the hotel.
Today, you'll be heading to Agra after breakfast. En route, visit the abandoned Mughal capital Fatehpur Sikri witnessing sites such as Bulland Darwaza, Salim Chishti's Tomb, Jama Masjid, Panch Mahal, Birbal Bhawan and Jodha Baai's Palace.
Resume your journey once done with the sightseeing. On arriving at Agra, check into a hotel and retire to your room.
On Day 6, witness the glaring grandeur of Taj Mahal. Explore the Taj Mahal complex fully and discover the wonder of the world to your heart's content. Later you'll also visit Agra Fort and Itmad-ud-Daula's Tomb. Retire to the hotel at dusk. Night stay is scheduled at the hotel.
In the morning, you'll be driven to railway station to board a train to Jhansi. On reaching Jhansi, you'll be further driven to Khajuraho. En route visit the grandeur of Orchha's old monuments. You'll get to see Rajmahal, Jahangir Mahal and Laxmi Narain Temple at Orchha.
Later, on arriving Khajuraho, check into a hotel for overnight stay.
This day you'll be exploring the sensuous temples of Khajuraho. Visit the Eastern and Western Group of temples including Javeri Temple, Parsavanatha Temple among others.
In the afternoon, you'll be heading to airport to board the flight to Varanasi. On arrival at Varanasi, you'll be escorted to the hotel where you'll be staying overnight.
Later in the afternoon, you'll be driven to Sarnath for sightseeing. Sarnath is an ancient Buddhist site where Lord Buddha delivered his first sermon. Check out Stupas, Archaeological Museum and Ashoka Pillar at Sarnath. Return to the hotel in Varanasi in the evening.
Early in the morning, you'll be taking a boat ride on the River Ganges cruising along the Ghats. During the day, pay visit to temples such as Kashivishwanath Temple, Bharat Mata Temple, Durga Temple and others. Also visit Benares Hindu University where Art Gallery and the Mosque of Aurangzeb are housed.
Afternoon is kept free for you. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Today, you'll be boarding the train to Haridwar. You'll be driven to railway station to catch the train. Overnight on board the train.
On reaching at Haridwar, you'll be received and escorted to the hotel. Relax for a while in your room.
Later during the day, you'll be visiting sites such as Har-ki-Pauri, Chandi Devi Temple, Mansa Devi Temple, Bilkeshwar Mahadev and Daksha Mahadev Temple.
In the evening, witness the Aarti Ceremony at Ganga Ghat.
Overnight at the hotel.
Following a sumptuous breakfast, you'll be driven to Rishikesh. On reaching, check into a hotel first. Later, visit the Temples, Ashrams, and Laxman Jhula.
Overnight stay is scheduled at the hotel.
From Kolkata proceed towards Orissa, another major state owing to its cultural heritage. The various cities in this state offer the visitor an insight into the cultural heritage of India through its temples, its magnificent monuments, and through its rich repertoire of arts and crafts. The first destination that you will head to is Bhubaneswar. Known as the temple town in India, Bhubaneswar is best visited for the Lingaraj temple, Parashurameshwara temple, Vaital Deul, and the Mukteswar temple.
On the Day 13, you'll be transferred to railway station to board a train to Delhi. Overnight on board the train.
On arrival, you'll be meeting our representative. Indulge in the last minute shopping. After dinner you'll be transferred to the airport to board the flight back home.
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