Itinerary + Map

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

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. After your tour through the palatial Royal Pavilions and gardens there is free time to relax.
Meals: Breakfast
Ramada Hotel (4 star) or Trident Agra (5 star)

*Note: Taj Mahal is closed on Fridays

DAY 4 Agra – Jaipur
You have the option of seeing the sunrise at the Taj Mahal before continuing your journey to Jaipur. Stop at the ancient Mughul capital of Fatehpur Sikri, a deserted city full of magnificent architecture, here you will visit the Abhaneri Step Well. You have the option of stopping at Umaid Lake Palace for lunch before arriving into Jaipur, known as the ‘Pink City’.
Meals: Breakfast
Lemon Tree Premier (4 star) or Trident Jaipur (5 star)

DAY 5 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 City Palace Museum and Royal Observatory, stop at Hawa Mahal also known as The Palace of Winds to get some photos. Meals: Breakfast
Lemon Tree Premier (4 star) or Trident Jaipur (5 star)

DAY 6 Jaipur– Varanasi
After breakfast transfer to the airport to board the flight to Varanasi. Upon arrival you will be transferred to the hotel for check-in. In the evening attend Ganga Aarti Ceremony; an Aarti is a devotional ritual that uses fire as an offering.
Meals: Breakfast
Hotel Hindustan International (4 star) or Radisson Hotel (5 star)

DAY 7 Varanasi
Enjoy an early morning boat ride on the River Ganges. As you travel along watch people offering water to the Sun God and taking a holy dip in the Ganges. After breakfast embark on a sightseeing tour, visit Dasawamedh Ghat, Durga Temple, Kashi Vishwanath Temple, and Bharat Mata Temple. Later take an excursion to the Buddhist town of Sarnath, see the Dhamekha Stupa, Chaukhandi Stupa and the Archaeological Museum.
Meals: Breakfast
Hotel Hindustan International (4 star) or Radisson Hotel (5 star)

DAY 8 Varanasi – Delhi
Transfer to the airport for your return flight to Delhi where your tour concludes at the airport.
Meals: Breakfast


  • 1 night hotel accommodation in Agra
  • 2 nights hotel accommodation each in Delhi,  Jaipur and Varanasi
  • English-speaking local guides
  • Transportation by air-conditioned vehicle
  • Entrance fees
  • Arrival and departure transfers
  • Services of a local representative
  • 7 breakfasts

Excursions

  • Guided tours of Delhi, Agra, Jaipur and Varanasi
  • Rickshaw ride in Old Delhi
  • Jeep or elephant ride up to Amber Fort, Jaipur
  • Boat Ride on the River Ganges, Varanasi

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 - 30 Sep 2020
01 Oct 2020 - 19 Dec 2020
20 Dec 2020 - 31 Dec 2020
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Twin/DoubleTwin/Double
Prices per adult in Australian Dollars (AUD)
$2,145 was $2,485$2,270
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Single supplement guideline: from 60% - 70% and triple room reduction from 5% - 10% pp depending on grade of hotels and season.
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