Day 1: On arrival in Delhi you are met and transferred to the hotel. Rest of the day is at leisure. Overnight at hotel.
Day 2: Delhi. Morning embark on a sightseeing tour of Old and New Delhi. Start the tour with a visit to the 17th century walled city of Shahjahanabad, built by Mughal Emperor Shahjahan. Visit the Red Fort and the magnificent Jama Masjid, one of the largest congregational mosques in the world. Walk through Chandni Chowk, a picturesque bazaar. Also visit Raj Ghat, the cremation site of Mahatma Gandhi and the ruins of Feroz Shah Kotla with its ancient Ashoka Pillar. In the afternoon, turn towards New Delhi, which was initially laid out by the British. Visit Humayun's Tomb, the precursor of the Taj Mahal, the Bahá’í Temple an architectural marvel constructed in the shape of the Lotus flower, the Qutab Minar Complex, dominated by the 234-foot Victory Tower. Drive down Rajpath, the majestic promenade, which has the India Gate, a World War I memorial at one end and the President’s House on the other. Enjoy a brief respite at Laxmi Narayan Temple, a modern and colorful Hindu temple. Overnight at hotel.
Day 3: Departure. Today you are transferred to the airport for your onward journey.
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