Day 01. Arrival Delhi
Arrival Transfer & Full day City tour.
On arrival in
Delhi, you will be received by our representative and
to the hotel.
The capital of
India was destroyed and rebuilt a number of times, and virtually
carries in its bosom the history of 07 cities. The present New
Delhi was designed by Edwin Lutyens, and its main architect was
Herbert Baker. In 1911 the capital of the British Raj was
shifted from Kolkata to Delhi. Today it is the seat of power of
the country and a major Gateway to the country for the tourists.
visit Raj Ghat which is located on the banks of the river Yamuna,
This is Mahatma Gandhi’s Memorial, where he was cremated
following his assassination in January 1948. The memorial lies
in the midst of landscaped gardens and made of a simple square
platform of black marble inscribed with his last words “Hey
Ram”. Red Fort (closed on Monday) the 17th century
imposing fortress built in red sandstone is surrounded by a huge
boundary wall 33m high. Inside are exquisite palaces and
beautiful gardens. Opposite the Red Fort lies Jama Masjid
(Friday Mosque) made of red sandstone and white marble,
completed in 1656. It is India’s largest mosque where more than
20,000 people can kneel in prayer at one time.
visit Humayun’s Tomb, built by his wife Haji Begum in the 16th
Century. An early example of Mughal architecture considered the
predecessor of the Taj Mahal. The Qutab Minar, the landmark of
Delhi, a huge tower of victory started in 1199 and completed in
1368. The Minar is 72.5m high with a diameter at the base 14.4m
and 2.7m at the top. Proceed to the Rashtrapati Bhawan (Drive
Pass) once the Viceroy’s residence and now the official
residence of the President of India. Designed by Lutyens, it
combines western and eastern styles - the dome reflects the
Buddhist stupa, the chhattris “Hindu” and the graceful
colonnades very “British”. It has 340 rooms. The India Gate
(42m), commemorates the 70,000 Indian soldiers who died in the
1st world war. 13516 names of British and Indian soldiers killed
in the Afghan War of 1919 are engraved on the arch and
foundations. Under the arch, glows the Amar Jawan Jyoti flame
commemorating Indian armed forces’ losses in the Indo-Pakistan
war of 1971.
at the hotel.
Day 02. Delhi / Jaipur:
Distance: 270 km Time: 5.30 Hours
breakfast leave for Jaipur. Arrive
& check In to the Hotel. Half day City Tour.
Overnight stay at hotel.
Excursion to the
Amber City Fort
situated 130m high with the Aravalli hills around and 11 km
north of Jaipur. It was the ancient capital of the Kachhawaha
Rajputs till 1037. Ride the colourfully painted elephants up the
hill, admire the massive gateways, courts, stairways, pillared
pavilions and palaces the recall the glory and wealth of Amber’s
association with the Mughals. Visit the
City Palace (still houses the erstwhile Royal family);
Jantar Mantar – the Royal Observatory and Hawa Mahal (Palace of
Winds, with 1043 windows) - built for the royal ladies to watch
the activities on the market street below without being observed
Day 04. Jaipur – Pushkar:
Distance: 120 km Time: 2 Hours
After breakfast leave for
Arrive & Check in at Hotel. Visit half day city tour with Camel
Pushkar for a devout Hindu Pushkar is a very important pilgrim
centre, for one visit to this holy place in a lifetime is highly
Brahma forms the great Hindu trilogy of Brahma, Vishnu and
Shiva, each symbolising the lifecycle of birth, preservation and
destruction. Brahma the creator is depicted as of four bearded
heads and four hands each holding a book of Vedas (knowledge).
His vehicle is the swan and his consort is Savitri. According to
the legend Pushkar means a pond created by flower, was formed
when Brahma dropped a lotus flower on the earth to determine a
place for his yagna, a holy sacrifice. The story goes that
Brahma wanted to perform the yagna at the most auspicious time
but his consort Savitri whose presence at the yagna was vital
for its performance kept him waiting. Irritated by this Brahma
married Gayatri, a milkmaid and installed her instead. Savitri
on seeing someone else in her place was infuriated and cursed
Brahma that he would be forgotten by people on earth and never
worshiped. She relented on pleas from other Gods that he could
only be worshiped in Pushkar, hence there are no Brahma Temples
Over night at Hotel.
Day 05. Pushkar – Ranthambore:
Distance: 320 km Time: 7 Hours
Arrive & Check in at Hotel.
In the evening visit
Day 06 Ranthambore
Morning & Afternoon
Park Safari by Jeep/Canter (sharing basis).
Ranthambore National Park is an outstanding example of Project
Tiger's efforts at conservation in the country. The forests
around the Ranthambore Fort were once, the private hunting
grounds of the Maharajas of Jaipur. The desire to preserve the
game in these forests for sport was responsible for their
conservation, and subsequent rescue by Project Tiger. In 1972,
it was estimated that there were around 1927 tigers in India, of
which Rajasthan had 74, and the number of big cats in
Ranthambore Sanctuary was 14. 1972 was also the year that
Project Tiger was launched, and this sanctuary was taken into
its wings, alongwith seven other sanctuaries and national parks
Over night at hotel on
Day 07. Ranthambore / Agra
via FatehPur Sikiri: Distance: 280 km Time: 7 Hours
After Brekfast leave for Agra. En route visit Fatehpur Sikri.
Arrive & check in, half day City Tour.
Mahal World famous monument The Taj Mahal, Overlooking the
River Yamuna, the Taj Mahal is a classic example of Mughul
architecture, with the Taj itself built as a mausoleum at the
northern end of an extensive formal walled garden designed in
the charbagh style and structured on the Islamic theme of
‘paradise’. The whole site was built by Shah Jahan between ad
1632 and 1653 as the final resting place of his favourite wife
Arjumand Bano Begum (also known as Mumtaz Mahal) who died in ad
1631 shortly after giving birth to their fourteenth child. Upon
his death in ad 1666, Shah Jahan was buried alongside his wife
in the Taj. (Closed on Fridays).
was originally a brick fort and the Chauhan Rajputs held it. It
was mentioned for the first time in 1080 AD when a Ghaznavide
force captured it. Sikandar Lodi (1487-1517) was the first
Sultan of Delhi who shifted to Agra and lived in the fort. He
governed the country from here and Agra assumed the importance
of the second capital. He died in the fort in 1517 and his son,
Ibrahim Lodi, held it for nine years until he was defeated and
killed at Panipat in 1526. He built several palaces, wells and a
mosque in the fort during his period.
Over night at Hotel.
Day 08. Agra / Delhi:
Distance: 203 km Time: 5 Hours
After breakfast half day City Tour.
After Lunch leave for Delhi.
Transfer to International airport to board the flight.
The Cost includes:-
Accommodation on Double sharing basis with Breakfast (Dlx
Guide (Delhi, Agra & Jaipur) .
Ride in Jaipur
* 02 Canter
Safari in Ranthambore
*Arrival-Departure transfers as per itinerary
*English speaking driver & Car
*Sight-seeing tours as per itinerary
* All Sightseeing by A/C Car *Gasoline *Toll tax, *Road tax,
*parking, *passenger tax,
*Drivers food & accommodation during the tours.