|Taj Mahal With Varanasi and Kathmandu Tours
Destinations Covered: Delhi - Jaipur - Fatehpur Sikri - Agra - Varanasi - Kathmandu - Delhi
11 Nights / 12 Days
Day 1: Arrive Delhi
On arrival meet and assist at the airport and transfer to pre booked hotel. Over night stay at the hotel. Delhi : India's capital & a major gateway to the country, contemporary Delhi is a bustling metropolis which successfully combines in its fold the ancient & the modern. Its strategic location was one of the prime reasons why successive dynasties chose it as their seat of power. New Delhi also reflects the legacy the British left behind . The division between New & Old Delhi is the distinction between the capitals of the British & the Moghuls respectively. So, wherever the visitor goes, he will invariably confront the citys' past.
Day 2: Delhi
After breakfast, Full Day city tour of Old & New Delhi. Visit Jama Masjid, the largest mosque in India. Built by Shah Jahan, the construction was started in 1844 and was not completed until 1658; Red Fort, which was also built by Shah Jehan. This massive fort was built from 1638 to 1648; Chandni Chowk and Rajghat - the cremation site of Mahatma Gandhi.sightseeing of the old and modern capital of India. Afternoon, city tour of New Delhi. Visit Humayuns Tomb : built in mid 16th century this is an early example of Mughal architecture; Qutab Minar, drive past India Gate, President House, Connaught Place. The city tour ends with a visit to Laxmi Narayan Temple (Birla Mandir).
Day 3: Delhi - Jaipur
After breakfast, leave for Jaipur. Arrive Jaipur and check in at prebooked hotel. Evening for shopping and leisure and overnight stay at hotel.
Day 4: Jaipur
After breakfast, excursion to Amber Fort. Elephant ride from the foothills of the Aravallis to the fort entrance. Amber Fort : At a distance of 11 kms from Jaipur, Amber was the ancient capital of Jaipur state. Construction of the fort began in 1592 by Raja Man Singh, the Rajput commander of Akbar's army and is a superb example of Rajput architecture. Afternoon, city tour of Jaipur. Visit the City Palace which has museum having an extensive collection of art, carpets, enamel ware and weapons; Jantar Mantar - the observatoyr built my Maharaja Jai Singh in 1728 and the façade of Hawa Mahal.
Day 5: Jaipur - Fatehpur Sikri - Agra
After breakfast, leave for Agra. Enroute visit the abandoned Mughal city of Fatehpur Sikri : built by Emperor Akbar in 1569, was the old capital of the Moghuls, which was abandoned after 15 years due to scarcity of water. See the graceful buildings including the Jama Masjid, Tomb of Salim Chisti, Panch Mahal & other Palaces which are still preserved in its original glory. Continue drive to Agra. Arrive Agra in the evening and checkin at prebooked hotel. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 6: Agra - Varanasi
After breakfast Visit the World Famous TAJ - MAHAL and Agra Fort, Sikandara and Etmaud-ud-daullah. Evening time catch the Overnight Train to Varanasi.
Day 7: Varanasi
Reach the Varanasi at Morning Time, Our re-presentative will pick you up from the Train Station and transfer to Hotel. After breakfast and some rest make the Sight Seeing in Varanasi. Overnight Stay in Varanasi.
Day 8: Varanasi
After breakfast we take you to River Ganges where you will enjoy the Boat Ride. Afternoon Sight seeing in Varanasi. Evening Free for Shopping. Overnight Stay in Varanasi.
Day 9: Varanasi - Kathmandu ( Flight )
After breakfast, transfer to the airport to board flight for Kathmandu. On arrival in Kathmandu meet and assist at the airport and transfer to prebooked hotel.
Day 10: Kathmandu
After breakfast, Kathmandu City, Swayambhunath & Museaum. In the afternoon, excursion to Patan and Tibetan Handicraft cetnre.
Day 11: Kathmandu
After breakfast, visit Pashupatinath, Boudhnath & Bhadgaon. Afternoon, excursion to Dhulikhel. Return to Kathmandu after sunset.
Day 12: Kathmandu - Delhi (Flight)
After Breakfast enjoy some shopping in Kathmandu and noon time Catch the Flight for Delhi or proceed to your onward Destination.