Itinerary + Map

DAY 1 Delhi
Welcome to India! You’re about to embark on a travel experience like no other. Your private tour commences with an arrival transfer to your hotel in vibrant Delhi. The rest of your day can be spent exploring as you wish.
Stay at
Hotel the Royal Plaza (4 star) or The Metropolitan (5 star)

DAY 2 Delhi
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing through Old and New Delhi. Begin with a rickshaw ride through the colourful laneways of Chandni Chowk Market, followed by a visit to Jama Masjid, one of the largest mosques in India. Take a photo pit stop at the Red Fort, and then continue to Ghandi’s memorial at Raj Ghat, the splendid Tomb of Humayun, UNESCO Qutub Minar, and many more sights throughout the day. B

DAY 3 Delhi – Varanasi
This morning you’ll fly to Varanasi, one of the most colourful and fascinating places on earth. Visit the spectacular Dasawamedh Ghat on the Ganges River, Durga Temple, Kashi Vishwanath Temple and Bharat Mata Temple. This evening witness the beautiful Ganga Aarti ceremony. B
Stay at
The HHI Varanasi (4 star) or Radisson Hotel (5 star)

DAY 4 Varanasi
Today begins early this morning with a small boat cruise along the River Ganges to witness the sunrise. Experience the mystical and spiritual events as you watch the people offering water to the Sun God and devotees taking a holy dip in the Ganges. Later visit the Buddhist town of Sarnath to see temples, the Dhamekha stupa, Chaukhandi stupa and the Archaeological museum. B

DAY 5 Varanasi – Khajuraho
Take a short flight to Khajuraho, where your tour takes you to the UNESCO world heritage site of Khajuraho Temple. This small town is known for its enormous intricately sculptured temples adorned by vignettes of passion, eroticism, dance, music and creative pursuits. B
Stay at
Hotel Ramada Khajuraho (4 star) or Radisson Hotel (5 star)

DAY 6 Khajuraho - Agra
After breakfast travel to Jhansi railway station for your train journey to Agra. This is your opportunity to experience the real India. Witness beautiful scenery wizz by, get to know some of the locals traveling with you, and enjoy the journey. B
Stay at
Ramada Hotel (4 star) or Trident Agra (5 star)

DAY 7 Agra
Today is the day you’ve been waiting for! Start your day with a tour to Agra Fort, known as the Red Fort, before continuing on to one of the New Seven Wonders of the World, the 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. B

DAY 8 Agra – Ranthambore
This morning you have the opportunity to witness the Taj Mahal at sunrise (optional) before continuing on to Bharatpur railway station to board the train to Ranthambore. BD
Stay at
Hotel Ranthambore Regency (4 star) or Hotel Nahargarh (5 star)

DAY 9 Ranthambore
Enjoy both an early morning and afternoon safari in this vast wildlife reserve and one of the largest national parks in Northern India. Ranthambore National Park contains a huge variety of flora and fauna, but it most well known for its famous Tiger population. BLD

DAY 10 Ranthambore – Jaipur
Head north to Jaipur, the capital of Rajasthan known as the Pink City. After check-in the remainder of your day is at leisure. B
Stay at
Lemon Tree Premier (4 star) or Trident Jaipur (5 star)

DAY 11 Jaipur
Today’s full day sightseeing tour takes you to the Amber Fort, a classic romantic Rajasthan Fort-Palace, which stands tall overlooking the 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, visit the Maharaja’s City Palace and Jantar Mantra. B

DAY 12 Jaipur – Delhi
Complete your final journey back to Delhi, on arrival check in to your hotel and spend the remainder of your time at leisure. B
Stay at
Hotel the Royal Plaza (4 star) or The Metropolitan Hotel (5 star)

DAY 13 Delhi
Your tour concludes after breakfast with a departure transfer for your onward journey. B

  • Zip through Old Delhi on a rickshaw
  • Jeep ride into Amber Fort
  • English-speaking local guides
  • Transportation by air-conditioned vehicle
  • Air-conditioned chair class rail: Jhansi – Agra, Bharatpur – Ranthambore
  • Economy class airfare: Delhi – Varanasi, Varanasi – Khajuraho
  • Entrance fees
  • Arrival and departure transfers
  • 12 breakfasts
  • 1 lunch
  • 2 dinners

Excursions

  • Tick off all the major sights on guided tours of Delhi, Varanasi, Khajuraho, Agra and Jaipur
  • Sunrise Ganges river cruise
  • Morning and afternoon jeep safari in Ranthambore National Park

Pricing

Departures daily.
Prices are per person in Australian Dollars (AUD)
 
 
08 Dec 2019 - 19 Dec 2019
20 Dec 2019 - 10 Jan 2020
11 Jan 2020 - 15 Apr 2020
16 Apr 2020 - 18 Jun 2020
19 Jun 2020 - 30 Sep 2020
01 Oct 2020 - 19 Dec 2020
20 Dec 2020 - 31 Dec 2020
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Twin/DoubleTwin/DoubleTwin/Double
Prices per adult in Australian Dollars (AUD)
$2,935$3,970$3,575
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$2,935$3,970$3,575
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Triple and single prices available. 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.