Day 1: Arrival Delhi
Upon arrival to international airport from your country meet & assistance on arrival and transfer to your pre booked hotel. Relax overnight stay will be at hotel.
Day 2: Delhi
After a leisurely breakfast embark on a combined sightseeing tour of Old & New Delhi including the Red fort, Rickshaw Ride in Chandni Chowk and the Jama Mosque, Raj Ghat, post lunch tour of New Delhi to include Qutab Minar, India Gate, Humayun's tomb and the Lakshmi Narayan temple ( also known as Birla Mandir ), Lotus Temple, Akshardham temple, Iron Pillar, President House etc. Overnight stay will be at Delhi.
Day 3: Delhi – Jaipur
After an early breakfast in hotel, drive to jaipur, the fabled ‘pink city’ of the desert named after Jai Singh, the former Maharajah of Jaipur. Enroute visit Neemrana Fort. Arrive Jaipur by lunch and check in to your pre booked hotel.
After Lunch and some rest visit the City Palace - the royal residence of the Maharajah of Jaipur and later visit the Observatory ( Jantar Mantar ) dating back to the 18th century and also visit the Palace of winds (Hawa Mahal). Evening enjoy your dinner with cultural Rajasthani folk dance program. Overnight stay will be at Jaipur.
Day 4: Jaipur – Pushkar
Morning after breakfast visit the majestic Amber Fort where you ride up on elephants back to the former capital of the royals set against the backdrop of wooded hills. Later explore shopping centres of jaipur and drive to Pushkar. Arrive Pushkar and check in to your pre booked hotel. Evening enjoy the camel Fair / Brahma Temple. Overnight stay will be at Pushkar.
Day 5: Pushkar
Enjoy the various events and activities in Pushkar fair the whole day. Overnight stay will be at Pushkar.
Day 6: Pushkar – Ranthambore
After an early breakfast drive to Sawai Madhopur, where you can check into a forest lodge, on the outskirts of the Ranthambore National Park. Post lunch, enjoy an exhilarating jungle safari inside the wildlife sanctuary and have fun spotting wild animals and exotic birds. Overnight stay at the lodge.
Day 7: Ranthambore Tiger Reserves
Spend the whole day inside the park enjoying wildlife safaris on jeep and elephants. Try your luck at spotting the elusive Indian tigers. Visit the Ranthambore Fort situated inside the tiger reserve. Overnight stay will be at Lodge.
Day 8: Ranthambore - Bharatpur – Agra
After breakfast drive to Sawai Madhopur railway station to board the train to Bharatpur or drive to Bharatpur Bird Sanctuary by your own private car.After that continue your drive to Agra. Arrive Agra & transfer to the hotel in Agra to get fresh. Later of the day free for individual activities. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 9: Agra ( Taj Mahal remains closed on Fridays )
Early morning visit Taj Mahal at the time of Sunrise.
Taj Mahal - Visit the world famous Taj Mahal built by the Mughal Emperor Shahjehan in 1630 for his Queen Mumtaz Mahal to enshrine her mortal remains.
Later come back to the hotel for breakfast. After breakfast a half-day sightseeing tour of Agra visit the Agra Fort containing the Pearl Mosque, the Halls of Public and Private Audience. Also visit the Tomb of Itmad-ud-Daullah built by Empress Noorjehan in memory of her father. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 10: Agra – Delhi
After an early breakfast drive to Delhi en-route visit Sikandra. Sikandra - The tomb of Akbar is 10 km from Agra. It has an excessively ornamented gateway that leads to the sandstone tomb crowned by elegant marble pavilions.
Akbar had already started its construction before he dies and was completed by his son Jehangir. An amalgamation of Hindu and Islamic style of architecture, it is said to be of 'amorphous curiosity'. Reach Delhi and transfer to the International Airport to board the flight to the onward journey / Home.
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