This luxury tour invites you to discover the stunning Golden Triangle route as well as the ‘Venice of the East’ in total opulence. During the day be immersed in the incredible sights of Northern India, from the iconic Taj Mahal to the mysterious Palace of the Winds, and every experience in between. When you’re ready to unwind for the day, be transported into a realm of utter luxury at your Oberoi Hotel.
DAY 1 Delhi
Welcome to India! If you want to experience total opulence, this is the place to be. Nothing supersedes Indian hospitality. Your tour commences with an arrival transfer to your hotel in vibrant Delhi. Your accommodation will be at the elegant Oberoi New Delhi which feature stylish rooms with large picture windows that look over the forested golf course and the UNESCO listed Humayun’s Tomb.
The Oberoi New Delhi (Luxury)
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, and then continue 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, travel to Agra where you get your first glimpse of the Taj Mahal, one of the Seven Wonders of the World. Upon arrival embark on an afternoon city tour, starting with the iconic Taj Mahal. Explore the monument of love built by an emperor in memory of his beloved queen. Afterwards, witness the hustle and bustle of everyday life as you make your way through the city to Agra Fort, a vast and powerful fortress of red sandstone with impeccable gardens. Your hotel sits only 600 metres from the beautiful Taj Mahal and tonight you will be greeted with a glass of champagne to admire views of the monument from your hotel room window. B
The Oberoi Amarvilas (Luxury)
Day 4 Agra – Fatephur Sikri – Jaipur
Early this morning you will have the opportunity to witness the Taj Mahal at sunrise (optional). Afterwards travel to Fatehpur Sikri to explore the grounds of this fascinating ghost city. See the stunning remains including the three palaces built by Emperor Akbar, one for each of his favourite wives. Continue your journey to the ‘Pink City’ of Jaipur, the colourful capital of Rajasthan. Enjoy your stay at the Oberoi Rajvilas, spread over 32 acres of beautifully landscaped gardens that can be admired from your elegant accommodation. B
The Oberoi Rajvilas (Luxury)
DAY 5 Jaipur
Today’s full day sightseeing tour takes you first to Amber Fort, a classic romantic Rajasthan Fort-Palace, which stands tall over looking the Pink City. Ascend by jeep to reach the inner citadel, where you will find an extensive palace complex, including the magnificent Chamber of a Thousand Mirrors. This afternoon you will visit the Jantar Manta to observe the historical astronomy instruments and make a photo stop at the beautiful Hawa Mahal, also known as The Palace of Winds. Later, visit the Maharaja’s City Palace which is known for its fine Mughal architecture and lavishly decorated interior. Once you’ve built up an appetite, enjoy an exquisite high tea experience inside the residence. B
DAY 6 Jaipur – Udaipur
Your day starts with a flight to Udaipur, the City of Lakes set against the beautiful backdrop of the Aravalli Hills. Your accommodation here is inspired by the palaces of Rajasthan and located on the banks of Lake Pichola, offering stunning views. Tonight, opt to dine at Chandni open-air restaurant where you can look out to the City Palace and enjoy traditional music. B
The Oberoi Udaivilas (Luxury)
DAY 7 Udaipur
Today’s full day guided city tour visits the impressive City Palace, Saheliyon-Ki-Bari gardens, Fateh Sagar Lake, and Shilpgram rural arts and crafts complex. In the afternoon wander through the traditional markets leading to the Jagdish Temple, a large Hindu temple famous for its intricate rock carvings. Later in the evening enjoy a scenic boat journey down Lake Pichola. B
DAY 8 Udaipur
Today is at leisure to spend as you wish. Explore this beautiful city’s colourful bazaars, visit the local markets, or indulge in a spa day at the hotel. This evening experience the exclusive Darikhana Restaurant, located in the 17th century heritage building of Jagmandir Island Palace, where you will feast on fine food and wonderful lake views. BD
DAY 9 Udaipur
Your luxury experience in India comes to an end this morning after breakfast with a transfer to the airport for your onward journey. B
Triple and single room prices are available. Please contact us for details.
Travel Vouchers can be applied to additional, pre-booked Beyond Travel services that are featured in any of our 2020-21 brochures. Vouchers expire 31 December 2021 (services must be booked and any outstanding payments made by this date), are not combinable with any other offer, are invalid if the tour for which it was issued is cancelled, and have no cash value. Refunds can not be issued on unused amounts.