Days 10 Nights / 11 Days
Destinations Delhi - Jaipur - Agra - Khajuraho - Varanasi - Kathmandu - Delhi
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Upon arrival in Delhi, our staff will meet you at the Airport followed by transfer to hotel. Later sightseeing of New Delhi where you visit the mighty Qutub Minar, the unique lotus shaped Bahai Temple, Humayuns Tomb, India Gate and Sikh Temple at Bangla Sahib. Afternoon visit Old Delhi with visit to Raj Ghat: the mausoleum of Mahatma Gandhi followed by visit to Mughal monument Jama Masjid. Overnight at hotel in Delhi.
Today you will take drive to Pink city - Jaipur. On arrival transfer to hotel. Overnight at hotel in Jaipur.
In the morning, take excursion to Amer fort. Take an elephant ride to the glorious hilltop fortress and the Kali Temple with its solid-silver doors. The afternoon tour of Jaipur will combine the City Palace, the Observatory, and the Hawa Mahal and culminate in a unique Rajasthani dinner. Overnight at hotel in Jaipur.
Leave Jaipur and drive through the countryside to the walled city of Fatehpur Sikri, built to commemorate the birth of Akbar's son. The complex was particular interest are the Red stone mosques, courtyards and the palace where Akbar played chess using slave girls as pawns. Afterwards, proceed to Agra. Overnight at hotel in Agra.
The morning tour encompasses a visit to the Agra Fort complex, which is a paradigm of the architectural styles of the Moghul Emperors. In the evening, enjoy the ambience around the world's greatest monument of love, the Taj Mahal, built by Shah Jahan. Overnight at hotel in Agra.
In the morning get transferred to railway station and board Shatabdi express to Jhansi. Arrive Jhansi and leave on road to Khajuraho. On reaching Khajuraho, Half-Day sightseeing tour of Khajuraho temples - The sculptures of the temples of Khajuraho are ensconced in wall niches. Provocative maidens, dancers, musicians and embracing couples adorn these buildings of worship, which are masterpieces of Indian Art. Overnight at hotel in Khajuraho.
In the morning, take flight to Varanasi, one of the oldest cities in the world. The flight will take around 40 minutes to reach Varanasi. Also known as Banaras, the city has remained the center of the Hindu faith. In the afternoon, drive to Sarnath, south of Varanasi, to the spot where Buddha delivered his first sermon over 2,000 years ago. The archaeological museum displays the Ashoka Pillar (264-226 B.C.), the emblem of independent India. In the evening, take a boat ride in the river Ganges. Overnight at hotel in Varanasi.
Morning is at leisure. In the afternoon, take flight to Kathmandu. On arrival at Kathmandu, get transferred to the hotel. Overnight at hotel in Kathmandu.
In the morning, explore the colorful Durbar Square and travel to the remarkable Stupas of Baudhanath, one of the largest in the world. In the afternoon, take excursion to Patan and Bhadgaon, two ancient cities in Kathmandu valley, to see intricate woodcarvings and sculpture representing 18th century Nepalese architecture. Overnight at hotel in Kathmandu.
Morning is at leisure. In the afternoon, take flight to Delhi and depart for your home country.