Day 1 : ARRIVAL AT DELHI
Welcome To India.
The company representative shall meet you in the arrival visitor's hall with a paging board. Transfer to your hotel. Formalities of Check-in shall be completed by the representative. Overnight at the hotel
Day 2 : DELHI
Full day Guided tour of Delhi - a fascinating blend of past and the present. Delhi , the capital of the country , and one of the India's fastest growing cities. Post breakfast , the day shall begin with the sightseeing of Old Delhi.
Old Delhi owes it's origins to moghul emperor Shah Jahan. It offers monuments , narrow rowded streets within it's granite walls and bustling bazaars.. The main structure is the Red fort built of red sandstone; it houses the famous Diwan-e-khas, the beautiful audience chamber where the moghul emperor Shah Jahan held court seated on the peacock throne.
On Board the Rickshaw Ride, for a unique experience through the Chandni Chowk or the silver street, experiencing the sights and sounds of this busy avenue heading west from the Red fort.. Opposite the fort is the largest mosque in India - the Jama Masjid and as you walk down its steps, you walk into the teeming market place famous for brocades, braids, silver, manuscripts etc.
Continuing the tour of Old delhi, visit Raj Ghat (Where the Father of Nation, Mahatma Ghandi was cremated) .
Post lunch , commenced the City tour of New Delhi . Drive past the state Government buildings designed by Lutyens, visiting Rajpath leading up from the war memorial arch India gate, up to the imposing presidential palace - the Rashtrapati bhawan - built on Raisina hill and flanked by the secretariat buildings.
"An immediate weekend trip, i enjoyed Chandani Chowk and Taj Mahal at full moon night. Hats off to the Rajputs who left a remarkable signatures in their architectural splendors. I gorged Rajasthani cuisines. "
» Deepti Chowdhary, Assam
Landscaped parks and formal gardens surround old monuments all over the city- mausoleum of Humayun.
End the tour at the tower Minaret of Qutab Minar . The earliest Muslim city of India is 15 kms from Rashtrapati bhawan which is dominated by the Qutab Minar, which is an amazing 2000 yrs old pure iron pillar erected in 4 AD which has never rusted.
Overnight at the hotel
Day 3 : DELHI TO AGRA- The Land of the Immortal Taj
Post Breakfast, depart on four hour long drive to Agra by road enjoying country side . On arrival at Agra, check into the hotel. After a brief halt for freshing up, Begin the guided tour of Agra . Visit the immortal Taj ,The Agra fort .Over night stay in the hotel.
Agra Fort: Constructed by the great Emperor Akbar in 1565 AD, Agra fort is a magnum opus, known to the world for its outstanding design and architecture. Within the fort are a number of majestic buildings, including the Moti Masjid, Diwane-E-Am, Diwani-E-Khaas and Musanman Burj, where the Emperor Shah Jahan died while in imprisonment.
Taj Mahal :The Taj is undoubtedly one of the most spectacular buildings of the world. Renowned for its architectural magnificence and aesthetic beauty, it counts among man's proudest creations and is invariably included in the list of the world's foremost wonders. The Taj Mahal was built in the 17th century by Shahjahan- the fifth Mughal emperor, in memory of his beloved wife, Mumtaz Mahal. It is more than 350 years and still has its romantic aura intact, which attracts millions of visitors from all part of the world.
Day 4 : AGRA TO JAIPUR
Leisurely wake up and enjoy the buffet Breakfast at the hotel. Continue your journey to the next destination - The Fatehpur Sikri( The Deserted city of Emperor Akbar literally means the city of Victory)". After the sightseeing of the monument , commence the five hour road travel to Jaipur.( the Pink city ),
Jaipur : Jaipur, the royal capital of Rajasthan, it is also known as "Pink City" because pink color was used at the time of making to create an impression of red sandstone buildings of Mughal cities - and repainted in 1876, during the visit of the Prince of Wales.
On Arrival check in at Hotel. Evening at Leisure. A Leisure Walk in the bazaars of Jaipur is worth an experience. Dinner and Over Night at Hotel .
Day 5 : JAIPUR
The Soul of Splendid Rajasthan - Full day guided tour of The Pink City Morning at 0800Hrs. The guide shall meet you at the hotel to take you onto the city tour of the Pink city . Visit the impressive Amber Fort ( 12 Kms. from Jaipur) . At the foot of the hill , mount on to the Elephant for the slow but steady climb upto the main gate .
Amer Fort: Set in a picturesque location, Amer is a fascinating blend of Hindu and Mughal architecture. Built in the 16th century by Raja Man Singh, it sprawls on the hillside. Built in red sandstone and white marble, the palace complex has some very interesting apartments, the likes of which are not to be found anywhere else in the country. Jai Mandir, Sheesh Mahal, Sukh Niwas and Ganesh Pole are the prominent areas of interest.
Afternoon sightseeing tour of the city - Your tour includes the imposing Maharajah's City palace, still home for the maharaja although severakl of the rooms are open to public. Many antiques and artifacts belonging to the ruling family are housed here.
Visit the Hawa Mahal (the ornamental facade of this "palace of winds" is a landmark in Jaipur. Its five storey structure of pink sandstone encrusted with fine trellis work and balconies has 953 niches and windows.), Open air Jantar Mantar - Royal observatory (built in the 17th century by Jai Singh - with a sundial 90 ft. High; Albert museum (the museum amidst the Ram Niwas palace gardens founded in 1876 with a large collection of antiques),
Enjoy a stroll through the colourful Johari bazaar (the main bazaar in the old city, for jewellery and saris).
Village visit and dinner at the Chowki Dhani. Overnight at the hotel
Day 6 : JAIPUR TO DELHI
Leave after breakfast for Delhi. Enroute visiting the Neemrana Fort Palace.
Neemrana Fort :
On arrival at Delhi - time at Leisure for the shopping tour. Transfer to Airport to connect flight to onward destination