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
Your full day sightseeing of Old and New Delhi begins with a ride by cycle rickshaw, through the colourful laneways of Chandni Chowk Market followed by a visit to Jama Masjid, one of the largest mosques in India. Photo stop at the Red Fort, visit to Raj Ghat a memorial dedicated to Gandhi. Later drive along the broad Rajpath, past the India Gate and Parliament House followed by a visit to the splendid Tomb of Humayun built in memory of Emperor Humayun and Qutub Minar the soaring 73 metre high tower. (B)
Meals: Breakfast
Hotel the Royal Plaza (4 star) or The Metropolitan (5 star)

DAY 3 Delhi– Varanasi
Your day starts with a flight 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 ceremony Ganga Aarti.
Meals: Breakfast
The HHI Varanasi (4 star) or Radisson Hotel (5 star)

DAY 4 Varanasi
Today begins early morning where you board a small boat on 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 Buddha temples, the Dhamekha stupa, Chaukhandi stupa and the Archaeological museum.
Meals: Breakfast
The HHI Varanasi (4 star) or Radisson Hotel (5 star)

DAY 5 Varanasi – Khajuraho
This morning take a short flight to Khajuraho, where your tour takes you to the UNESCO world heritage site of Khajuraho Temple. The small town of Khajuraho is known for its enormous intricately sculptured temples
adorned by vignettes of passion, eroticism, dance, music and creative pursuits.
Meals: Breakfast
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.
Meals: Breakfast
Ramada Hotel (4 star) or Trident Agra (5 star)


DAY 7 Agra
Today starts with a tour to Agra Fort, known as the Red Fort, before continuing on to marvel at one of the 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.
Meals: Breakfast
Ramada Hotel (4 star) or Trident Agra (5 star)


DAY 8 Agra – Ranthambore
This morning you have the opportunity to witness the Taj Mahal at sunrise (optional, to be paid locally) before continuing on to Bharatpur railway station to board the train to Ranthambore.
Meals: Breakfast and dinner
Hotel Ranthambore Regency (4 star) or Hotel Nahargarh (5 star)


DAY 9 Ranthambore
Enjoy early morning and afternoon safaris in this vast wildlife reserve one of the largest national parks in Northern India. Ranthambore National Park contains a huge variety of flora and fauna and is most famous for its Tiger population.
Meals: Breakfast, lunch and dinner
Hotel Ranthambore Regency (4 star) or Hotel Nahargarh (5 star)


DAY 10 Ranthambore – Jaipur
Today you travel to Jaipur known as the Pink City. After check-in the remainder of your day and evening is at leisure. Meals: Breakfast
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 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 visits the Maharaja’s City Palace and Jan tar Mantra. Lastly, a photo stop at Hawa Mahal also known as The Palace of Winds. Meals: Breakfast
Lemon Tree Premier (4 star) or Trident Jaipur (5 star)


DAY 12 Jaipur – Delhi
This morning drive to Delhi, on arrival check in to your hotel and spend the remainder of your time at leisure.
Meals: Breakfast
Hotel the Royal Plaza (4 star) or The Metropolitan Hotel (5 star)

DAY 13 Delhi
Your tour concludes with a departure transfer for your onward journey.
Meals: Breakfast

  • 1 night hotel accommodation in Khajuraho
  • 2 nights hotel accommodation each in  Varanasi, Agra, Ranthambore, Jaipur
  • 3 nights hotel accommodation in Delhi,
  • 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
  • Services of a local representative
  • 12 breakfasts
  • 1 lunch
  • 2 dinners

Excursions

  • Guided tours of Delhi, Varanasi, Khajuraho, Agra and Jaipur
  • Sunrise Ganges river cruise
  • Morning and afternoon jeep or canter safari in Ranthambore National Park

Pricing

Departures daily.
Prices are per person in Australian Dollars (AUD)
 
 
20 Sep 2019 - 30 Sep 2019
01 Oct 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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Single supplement guideline: from 70% - 80% and triple room reduction from 5% - 10% pp depending on grade of hotels and season.
Contact us for details.