India’s amazing diversity offers you everything you could ever want in a holiday. From the moment that you set foot in India to be greeted by a graceful Namaste, a gesture that donates both welcome and respect, you are on the way to one of the most rewarding experiences of your life. Bound by the majestic Himalayan ranges in the north and edged by a spectacular coastline surrounded by three seats, India is a vivid Kaleidoscope of landscapes, magnificent historical sites and royal cities, golden beaches, misty mountain retreats, colourful people, rich culture and festivities. Experience exotic India – always warm and inviting, a place of infinite variety - one that favours you with a different facet of its fascination every time you come on a visit.
Day 1 : ARRIVE DELHI
Arrive Delhi, Met and assist upon arrival and transfer to the hotel, your room is available for immediate occupancy. (Hotel check in time is 12 noon). Overnight in Delhi.
Day 2 : DELHI / JAIPUR
After breakfast at hotel, check out rooms and proceed with the sightseeing tour of New Delhi. In New Delhi drive past the 12th century 230- feet high QutabMinar, a Unesco World Heritage Site gracefully handcarved for its entire height of 234ft, Humayun’s Tomb, a Unesco World Heritage Site an outstanding monument in the Indo-Persian style, considered to be the precursor of the Taj Mahal. India Gate (memorial to the Indian army soldiers who died in the world war I), the RashtrapatiBhavan(formerly the viceroy’s residence) and the Parliament House - The Parliament House is 173 m in diameter, has a colonadedverandah and the roof of the outer circle is supported by 247 pillars. You can wander around this awe-inspiring structure before leaping in with a prior permission from the Government of India. After lunch, depart to Jaipur. Upon arrival in Jaipur, check in at hotel. Jaipur is the first planned city of India, located in the desert lands of Rajasthan. The city that once had been the capital of the royalty, now serves as the capital city of Rajasthan. The city of Jaipur, painted in pink, grasp the appreciation of every visitor. One can see that hoary charm still alive in the avenues of Jaipur. Overnight in Jaipur.
Day 3 : JAIPUR TOUR
After breakfast at hotel, proceed with visit of Amber Fort – (ascend the imposing fort on a decorated painted elephant) .is located in Amber (Jaipur), which used to be the capital of the Kachhwaha clan, till Jaipur was made the official capital in 1727. The Amber Fort looks stunning, all-built in white marble and red sandstone. Hawa Mahal - built in 1799 by Maharaja SawaiPratap Singh, Hawa Mahal is the most stunning sight in the city of Jaipur. The palace, part of a huge complex, overlooks one of Jaipur’s main streets and was originally constructed to offer women of the court a vantage point, behind stoned-carved screens, from which to watch the activities taking place in the bazaar and the surrounding streets. After lunch, proceed to visit City Palace, the principle residence of the ruling family and is known for its stunning architecture. Part of it now converted into a magnificent museum. JantarMantar, a stone observatory raised in the 18th century. Time permitting visit cottage industry specializing in hand-woven carpets & textiles. Witness how silk carpets are handmade. Overnight in Jaipur.
Day 4 :JAIPUR / AGRA
After breakfast, depart by surface for Agra. Enroute visit FatehpurSikri, a Unesco World Heritage Site which has been described as “the world’s most perfectly preserved ghost town”. Built by Akbar in the late 16th century, it was abandoned after only 14 years, and the elegant buildings of this superb walled city remain intact to this day. Upon arrival in Agra, check in at your Hotel. In the early evening proceed to sightseeing tour including Taj Mahal (Friday closed), a Unesco World Heritage Site one of the 7-wonders of the world. Taj Mahal built by Shah Jahan in 1560 in memory of his queen Mumtaz Mahal to enshrine her mortal remains. This architectural marvel is a perfectly proportioned masterpiece fashioned from white marble that stands testimony to the skill of 20,000 craftsmen brought together from Persia, Turkey, France and Italy and who took 17 years to complete this ‘Love poem In Marble’. Proceed to Agra Fort, a Unesco World Heritage Site built during the great Mughal era. Agra Fort built in 1569 on the banks of the Yamuna River. Agra fort containing the halls private and public audiences and other palaces. Shah Jahan spent years of continement at the hands of his son Aurangzeb, looking wistfully at the Taj Mahal from the Fort. Overnight in Agra.
Day 5 : DELHI / AGRA TOUR
After breakfast drive back to Delhi, Arrival Delhi transfer to Bazaar for shopping, There are lots of options in Delhi when it comes to traditional Bazaars and markets. You will find a famous bazaar in every corner of the city. In the traditional bazaars or markets you will find a cluster of shops selling the same thing in a particular bazaar. That means each bazaar is famous for a particular item (Closed on Sunday). Enjoy farewell dinner with Indian Classical Dances show, later transfer to airport for flight back home.