Meeting & assistance on arrival, followed by transfer to hotel for check-in. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Enjoy the breakfast at the hotel to welcome the fresh day in Delhi. Around 10:00am, meet with the tour guide, prior to the sightseeing in Old and New Delhi. Continue to the Red Fort named for its red-sandstone walls (closed on every Monday)and designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site. This fort complex was built by the Mughal Emperor Shah Jehan as to be the residence In front of the Red Fort, there is the imperial avenue known as Chandni Chowk. When pass
through alleyways, it seems getting narrower and we end up at the Jama Masjid which is the largest Muslim mosque in India. You can also enjoy the Rickshaw ride crossing the streets in Old Delhi. Finishing the visit in Old Delhi, let’s head to New Delhi. Proceed our visit to Qutab Minar and India Gate, a 42 meters archway constructed for memorial of Indian soldiers killed during the First World War. Watch the famous War Memorial Arch and see the contrast between old and New Delhi. Carry on our tour, drive past Rashtrapati Bhawan. It was initially built as the Imperial residence of the Viceroy in the early 20th century. Nowadays, it becomes the current residence of the President of India and Parliament House. This unique circular architecture was constructed with huge colonnades which house the Upper and Lower House of Parliament. Finally, head to the Government secretariat buildings at Connaught Place where the heart of New Delhi as well as the busy shopping
centre are. Enjoy the overnight stay at Hotel.
as the busy shopping centre, are. Enjoy the overnight stay at Hotel.
In the late morning, travel to Agra by either drive (approximately 205 Kms / 4.5hrs) on the way visiting Sikandra. On arrival in Agra, transfer to hotel for check-in. Rest of the day walking tour of the local market. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Early morning visit Taj Mahal at sunrise. Agra, the home of the immortal Taj Mahal, the inimitable poem in white marble is the first expression of love of an Emperor Shahjehan to his queen Mumtaz Mahal. This great monument was completed in 1653 AD. (Taj Mahal remains closed on every Friday.) Return to hotel for breakfast. After breakfast, start the sightseeing visiting Agra Fort and Tomb of Itimad-ud-daulah. Agra Fort, on the banks of the river Yamuna, is the imposing structure replete with priceless examples of craftsmanship in the Mughal period and including the beautiful pearl Mosque which was designed and built by Emperor Akbar in 1565 AD. Tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah was constructed between 1622 AD by Empress Nur Jehan in memory of her father, Ghias-id-Din Beg. It is considered as a precursor of the Taj Mahal. Overnight stay at the hotel.
After the relaxing breakfast at the hotel, head to Jaipur (approx. 232 Kms / 6 hrs) on the way visit Fatehpur Sikri. Fatehpur Sikri is a beautiful city with an interesting birth story behind. There, in a grotto in Sikri, lived a Muslim Saint, Sheikh Salim Chishti by name. Akbar hearing of his renown asked of the blessings of a son, and when a son was born, not only was the child named Salim, the site for a mighty and ambitious project – a city – was chosen near the residence of the saint erected in 1569. The shortages of water lead to the desertion of this city. Visit the mosque of Salim Chishti, Panch Mahal, and other Palaces. On arrival in Jaipur, transfer to Hotel for check-in. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Morning trip to Amber Fort set in a picturesque location. Amber is a fascinating combination of Hindu and Muslim architecture. Constructed in the 16th century by Raja Mansingh in red sandstone and white marble, the palace complex has some very interesting apartments. Jai Mandir, Sheesh Mahal, Sukh Niwas, Ganesh Pol and Temple of Kali are some of the prominent areas of interest. Elephants are provided to ascend the fort to visit the complex(Between 0730 am – 1130 am, subject to availability). Afternoon 1400 hrs, proceed to visit Jaipur City. This city was constructed by Maharaja Jai Singh, the notable astronomer 260 years ago. Visit the Maharaja’s City Palace, the home of the erstwhile royal family & the Observatory. Drive past Hawa Mahal or the Palace of winds constructed in 1799 by Maharaja Sawai Pratap Singh & the old part of Jaipur. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Morning after breakfast, head back to Delhi (approx. 260 Kms / 6 Hours drive). On arrival in Delhi, direct transfer to Delhi International Airport to get on a flight for onward destination.
- Luxury accommodation in hotels mentioned above or similar for 06 nights
- Meals as specified (B=Breakfast).
- Airport transfers with staff assistance.
- Air-conditioned transport all through the tour.
- Services of Local English-Speaking Guide for sightseeing wherever available exclusively for you.
- Elephant /Jeep ride at Amber Fort, Jaipur.
- All currently applicable taxes
- Travel Insurance.
- Expenses of personal nature such as drinks, telephone, laundry bills etc.
- Tips and porter charges.
- Any additional expenses incurred due to any flight delay or cancellation, weather conditions, political closures, technical faults etc.
- Any other service/s not specified above.
A supplement may apply by the hotels using rooms between Christmas & New Year period. Also if there will be any Mandatory Gala Dinner on Christmas or New Year Eve at any of the hotels then the same will be payable directly by the guests.