Itinerary + Map

DAY 1 Delhi
Your tour commences with an arrival transfer to your hotel in vibrant Delhi.
Stay at:
Hotel the Royal Plaza (4 Star), The Metropolitan Hotel (5 star)

DAY 2 Delhi
Today’s full sightseeing tour takes you to Old and New Delhi. Explore the winding streets and laneways by cycle rickshaw in Chandni Chowk one of the oldest and busiest markets in Old Delhi. Visit Jama Masjid one of the largest mosques in India, followed by a visit to Gandhi’s memorial at Raj Ghat. Later drive along the broad Rajpath known as Kings Way past India Gate and Parliament House before visiting the Tomb of Humayun and Qutub Minar. (B)

DAY 3 Delhi – Agra
This morning leave Delhi for Agra, home to the iconic Taj Mahal. With your guide you will explore the famous monument of love, a flawless architectural creation built by the emperor in memory of his beloved queen. Later continue to Agra Fort better known as the Red Fort of Agra, a powerful fortress of red sandstone. In the evening visit a local family where you taste the local cuisine while appreciating a cooking demonstration. (B, D)
Stay at:
Ramada Hotel (4 star), Trident Agra (5 star)


DAY 4 Agra – Fatehpur Sikri – Ranthambore
After breakfast travel to Fatehpur Sikri, the short-lived capital of the Mughal Empire. This ancient ghost city is a fascinating sight to explore with its red sandstone buildings and hand-carved facades. Then continue to Bharatpur Railway Station to board the train to Ranthambore National Park. (B, D)
Stay at:
Nahargarh Ranthambore (5 star/Heritage)


DAY 5 Ranthambore
Enjoy morning and afternoon safaris in the Ranthambore National Park discovering the wildlife sanctuary’s rich flora and fauna. It was declared one of the “Project Tiger” reserves in 1973 and is the best place to spot wild tigers in
Rajasthan. (B, L, D)

DAY 6 Ranthambore – Jaipur
After breakfast it’s onward to Jaipur the pristine jewel in the desert sands of Rajasthan. Enjoy the balance of the day at leisure. In the evening visit the home of local family where you will witness a cooking demonstration and savour the local cuisine. (B, D)
Stay at:
Lemon Tree Premier (4 star), Trident Jaipur (5 star)


DAY 7 Jaipur
Today’s full day sightseeing tour takes you to Amber Fort, a classic romantic Rajasthani Fort-Palace, which stands tall overlooking the Pink City. Choose to ascend by Jeep or Elephant to reach the inner citadel, where you will find an
extensive palace complex, including the magnificent Chamber of a Thousand Mirrors. This afternoon, visit the Maharaja’s City Palace and Jantar Mantar. Lastly, a photo stop at Hawa Mahal also known as The Palace of Winds. (B)

DAY 8 Jaipur – Mandawa

After breakfast travel to Mandawa, on arrival check in to your hotel and spend the remainder of your day at leisure. (B)
Stay at:
Udai Vilas Palace (4 star), Castle Mandawa (5 star/Heritage)


DAY 9 Mandawa
Today, visit this town which has been referred to as an open art gallery dotted with fascinating haveli’s and their lavishly painted walls. (B)

DAY 10 Mandawa – Delhi
Return to Delhi where your tour concludes at the airport. (B)

  • 1 night hotel accommodation in Agra
  • 2 nights hotel accommodation each in Delhi, Ranthambore, Jaipur, Mandawa
  • English-speaking local guides
  • Transportation by air-conditioned vehicle
  • Entrance fees
  • Air-conditioned chair class rail: Bharatpur – Ranthambore
  • Arrival and departure transfers
  • Services of a local representative
  • 9 breakfasts
  • 1 lunch
  • 4 dinners

 

Excursions

  • Guided tours of Delhi, Agra, Jaipur and Mandawa
  • Rickshaw ride in Old Delhi
  • Fatehpur Sikri
  • Jeep or elephant ride up to Amber Fort, Jaipur
  • Morning and afternoon canter Safaris in Ranthambore National Park

Pricing

Departures daily.
Prices are per person in Australian Dollars (AUD)
 
 
12 Nov 2019 - 19 Dec 2019
20 Dec 2019 - 10 Jan 2020
11 Jan 2020 - 15 Apr 2020
16 Apr 2020 - 18 Jun 2020
01 Oct 2020 - 19 Dec 2020
20 Dec 2020 - 31 Dec 2020
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Prices per adult in Australian Dollars (AUD)
$2,325$2,985$3,145
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Single supplement guideline: from 55% - 65% and triple room reduction from 5% - 10% pp depending on grade of hotels and season.
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