DAY 01 - DELHI
A North India Temple Tours representative will guide you after your arrival in Delhi and take you to a renowned hotel in the city wherein you can just relax and prepare yourself for the long voyage ahead.
DAY 02 - DELHI - AJMER - PUSHKAR
Early next morning, you are scheduled to board a train to Ajmer. You will be served breakfast in the train itself. Post your arrival in Ajmer, you will drive for 11 kilometers to reach the religious city of Pushkar, a Hindu pilgrim center. Pushkar is world-renowned for its cattle festival or Pushkar festival held during the months of October and November. Drive to Ajmer to visit the durgah of Khwaja Muin-ud-Din Chisti. Also visit Akbar's Palace that changed the face of India. It was the place where Jahangirgave permission to Sir Thomas Roe of trade to East India Company.
DAY 03 - AJMER - UDAIPUR
We leave for Udaipur, the most romantic city of Rajasthan. Halt to visit temples of Eklingji and Nathdwara. There are around 108 temples within the walls of Eklingji. Upon arrival, check in at the hotel. After lunch, visit the Sahelion ki Bari. Enjoy a romantic sunset cruise on the picturesque Pichhola Lake. Overnight at Udaipur.
DAY 04 - UDAIPUR
Today on your North India Temple tour, visit the City Palace of Udaipur. On your Udaipur sightseeing tour, visit the Peacock Square and one of the finest miniature painting schools. Here you can see brilliant miniature paintings of famous painters. After lunch, travel the Jagdish Temple devoted to Lord Vishnu. After your sightseeing tour of the most romantic city of Rajasthan, return to the hotel for overnight stay.
DAY 05 - UDAIPUR - MOUNT ABU
Today we drive to Mount Abu en route Ranakpur. It is an important pilgrim site for Jain. Travel to the Jain temple complex of Ranakpur that has 29 bastions and 1444 pillars. No two pillars are alike in design. Reach Mount Abu where you will visit the Delwara Jain temples belonging to the 11th century. Visit the Nakki Lake and watch a beautiful sunset over the lake. Return to the hotel for overnight stay.
DAY 06 - MOUNT ABU - JODHPUR
We leave for Jodhpur. Stroll through the spice market. Visit the Mandore gardens and have a glance at several cenotaphs. Visit the Umaid Bhawan Palace in Jodhpur as you continue with your sightseeing trip. Return to the hotel and spend rest of the time at leisure. Overnight in the hotel of Jodhpur.
DAY 07 - JODHPUR - JAISALMER
Travel Mehrangarh Fort Museum on your day 7 of tours to North India Temples with Taj Hub. Have a glance at an exotic collection of armory and paintings. Enjoy a mesmerizing view of the city from the fort. After lunch, embark you for desert journey to reach Pokaran. Travel the fortress built in the 15th century. Stroll through the colorful bazaar of the village. Depart for Jaisalmer. Upon arrival, check-in at the hotel. Watch a breathtaking sunset view over the desert. Overnight in the hotel of Jaisalmer.
DAY 08 - JAISALMER
In the morning, you will travel to the Jain temples located within the Sonar Kila. Also see the Citadel's palace where you can have a glimpse at the royal collection of artifacts and weapons. Take a tour to Patwaon ki Haveli that showcases exquisite latticed work. Visit the picturesque Gadisar Lake. Jaisalmer tour in Rajasthan is incomplete without a visit to Sam dunes. From Sam or Khuri village, you may ride a camel to experience camel safari. See the nocturnal shades of the sun while enjoying desert safari. Enjoy gala dinner in the village and admire folk performances of villagers. Drive back to Jaisalmer.
DAY 09 - JAISALMER - BIKANER
Depart from the golden city. Upon arrival at Bikaner, visit the Junagarh Fort. See the royal collection of antiques, costumes, paintings and Jewellery that date belonging to the 16th century. Also travel the camel breeding farm. In the evening, you will see the Durga Temple and the Laxmi mandir to hear the chants of aarti. Overnight in the hotel of Bikaner.
DAY 10 - BIKANER - JAIPUR
Leave Bikaner for Jaipur, the Pink City of the country. Halt at Samode and visit the palace of the Maharaja and local bazaar. Upon arrival at Jaipur, check in at the hotel. Overnight at Jaipur.
DAY 11 - JAIPUR
In morning, travel to the Amber/Amer Fort. Take an elephant ride to reach the fort. Visit the 17th century Shish Mahal that showcases a fine example of Islamic and Hindu style. After lunch visit the Jantar Mantar, which was built by Maharaja Jai Singh II in 1727. This capital city is one of the most favored tourist destinations in Rajasthan. You will witness the royal past during your Jaipur tour. Travel to the City palace and see the fine collection of authentic artifacts, armory and paintings at the museum. Flip back the pages of royal era and have a peek into the royal life of Maharajas of the yesteryear.
DAY 12 - JAIPUR - AGRA
After breakfast depart from Jaipur to reach Agra en route Fatehpur Sikri. This beautiful city was established by Akbar in the mid 16th century. Travel to the Jodhabai's Palace at this UNO's World Heritage Site. After sightseeing, reach Agra. Check in at the hotel and spend rest of the day at leisure.
DAY 13 - AGRA
On day 13 of your tour to North India Temples, you will see the most beautiful symbol of love, Taj Mahal. Built by Shah Jahan for his loving wife Mumtaz Mahal, Taj Mahal Agra took 22 years for completion. Thousands of people from across the globe travel to India to see the beauty of Taj Mahal. Characterized by domes, carved screens and intricate craftsmanship, a visit to India is incomplete without a visit to the Taj Mahal Agra. Visit the Agra Fort, also known as the Red Fort, built by Akbar. After having lunch, see Itmad ud Daulah and the tomb of Akbar the Great.
DAY 14 - AGRA - VRINDAVAN - MATHURA - AGRA
An excursion from Agra to Mathura and Vrindavan will allow you to feel the spiritual bliss. Mathura is the birthplace of Lord Krishna. See the Krishna Janambhoomi Temple. Also visit the mosque constructed by Aurangzeb and the government museum. After your Mathura tour, travel to Vrindavan to see the evening aarti in the ISCON temple. Drive back to Agra.
DAY 15 - AGRA - VARANASI
On day 15 of your North India Temple tours, you will leave Agra for Varanasi. Catch a flight to Varanasi. Once you set your foot in this sacred city, travel to Sarnath and also visit the museum that houses antiques of the 3rd century. Also see the remnants of an ancient seat of education in Sarnath.
DAY 16 - VARANASI - HARIDWAR
On day 16 of your North India Temple tour with Taj Hub, you will board a boat early in the morning. See the morning ablutions here on the banks of the holy river Ganges. Your boat journey will starts from Dashashwamedh Ghat to Manikarnika Ghat. Visit the Gyanvyapi Kund, the mosque and the Kashi Vishwanath Temple. Also travel the Banaras Hindu University (BHU). Also visit the Vishwanath temple here. You will be transferred to the hotel. Spend rest of the day at leisure. You will leave Varanasi to reach HARIDWAR by overnight train.
DAY 17 - HARIDWAR - RISHIKESH
In the morning, take a tour of this beautiful temple town. Visit Har ki Pauri, the venue for Mahakumbh Mela that held after every 12 years. Visit the beautiful and holy temples located close to the site along the banks of the Ganga. Leave HARIDWAR for Rishikesh. Have a glance at the Ram Jhula and Laxman Jhula. Travel to the ashram on the banks of the Ganges. After your holy tour, check in at the hotel.
DAY 18 - RISHIKESH - DELHI
Depart from Rishikesh in the morning to reach the national capital, Delhi, for lunch. After lunch, take a sightseeing tour of Delhi. Travel to the Qutub Minar and Humayun's Tomb. On your Delhi tour, visit the Rashtrapati Bhawan and the India Gate. Stroll through the narrow lanes of the old city. For shopping, there is no better place then the Chandni Chowk. The old walled city will introduce you to the real India. Also visit Rajghat and the Birla Mandir. Overnight at the hotel in Delhi.
DAY 19 - DELHI - AMRITSAR
Depart for Amritsar early in the morning. On arrival, you will be taken to the hotel where you can relax. Visit the famous Golden Temple. It is an important pilgrim site for the Sikhs. Also visit the Jalianwallah Bagh and roll back the pages of history when unarmed Indians were cruelly slaughtered by the British during freedom struggle. Spend rest of the day in leisure.
DAY 20 - AMRITSAR - DELHI
On day 20 of North India Temple tour with Taj Hub, you will be transferred to the railway station to catch a train to Delhi. Upon arrival, you will be taken to the hotel. Enjoy Light and Sound show at the Purana Quila i.e. Old Fort. After a gala dinner, you will be transferred to the airport to catch a flight to your desired destination.
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