- Places: Delhi - Jaipur - Agra - Ranthambore (5 star accommodation)
- Activities: Sightseeing.
Be a part of the trip that acquaints you with the cultural, historical and architectural hereditary magnificence of the capital of India, the city of Taj Mahal and the Pink City of Rajput kings. The three cities present an interesting mingle of sophistication, in terms of contemporary lifestyles and requisite tourism luxuries, and a fertile and affluent backdrop of tradition of art and culture.
Day 1: Arrival Delhi (Please give us your flight details?). On arrival at Delhi airport our representative having a placard displaying your name will meet you at the airport to pick you up and transfer to hotel. Rest of the day is free at your leisure. Overnight at hotel in Delhi.
Day 2: Delhi - Agra. After breakfast, proceed to Agra, on arrival check-in at hotel. Later we visit one of the Seven Wonders of the World – The Taj Mahal. We seek out several views of the exterior, and then tour the inner chambers. This afternoon, contrast the ethereal Taj with the imposing Agra Fort, an immense fortified palace that was a seat of Mughal power. Some of its battlements are more than 60 feet tall. After that visit to Marble factory and see the demonstration on Marble inlay work, Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 3: Agra Ranthambore via Fatehpur Sikri. After breakfast, Westward drive brings us to Fatehpur Sikri, amysterious 16th century city that once rivaled London on itspopulation, wealth and grandeur. The site occupies 117 miles and is enclosed by a wall. Built in 1571, it was mysteriously abandoned just 15 years later. Today, it is India’s “Ghost City”. Then, continue to Ranthambhore. Reach Ranthambhore and check-in at hotel. (Ranthambhore wildlife sanctuary is said to have India’s friendliest Tigers and also considered to be the best place in the world to photograph the tiger in its natural habitat and a wonderful place for bird watching), Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 4: Ranthambhore – Jaipur. Early morning 3 hrs Jungle safari in a Canter (a vehicle which is open on the top), Enjoy the game viewing in the national park and back to the hotel. After breakfast, enjoy Camel Safari outside the Park. Later proceed to Jaipur, on arrival check-in at hotel, evening free at leisure, Overnight stay at the heritage hotel.
Day 5: Jaipur City Tour. After breakfast, we approach Jaipur’s Amber fort as Mughal rulers did: on elephant back! Built on four levels, the fort commands the top of a craggy hill, surrounded by battlements. Inside you’ll see the 400-year-old Temple of Kali, and the hall of Viceroy with its inlaid alabaster panels. A highlight is the Chamber of Mirrors, formerly the maharaja’s bedroom. Its ceiling, adorned with hundreds of tiny mirrors, gives the illusion of a starry night sky. Next visit Jantar Mantar, the 18th century astronomical observatory. Finally, at the City Palace Museum, behold a fine collection of textiles, arms, paintings and manuscripts, Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 6: Jaipur. After breakfast, free at leisure. Evening we will visit Chokhi Dhani village, has been the mirror of Rajasthani culture since 1989. Started as part of ambiance for a restaurant, over the years it has evolved as a tasteful and authentic symbol of ethnic village life of this most colourful state in the country. Today, the name of Chokhi Dhani is synonymous with Rajasthani culture throughout the country. Spread over 10 acres of beautifully landscaped area for a rustic look, it is dotted with machaans and platforms where different folk artists perform concurrently. A village fair is created every evening as an ongoing celebration of the rich and vibrant cultural heritage of Rajasthan. The display of traditional huts and workmanship will take you back to the times when splendor was unpretentious. Later, we will enjoy the traditional Rajasthani dinner, Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 7: Jaipur to Delhi. After breakfast, proceed to Delhi, on arrival sightseeing of New Delhi, sightseeing of Delhi, visit to Qutub Minar, Humayun’s Tomb, India Gate and Raj Ghat etc. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 8: Departure. After breakfast, sightseeing of Old Delhi visiting Lakhsmi Narayan Temple (a Modern Hindu Temple), drive past president’s Estate, Parliament House and Secretariat builders. Also visit Raj Ghat, Jama Masjid and drive past the Red Fort and Chandni Chowk etc, later in the evening transfer to International airport to board the flight for onward journey and tour terminates.
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