Mussoorie Holidays

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Rajpath

Day 1: Delhi

Welcome to India! We will be there to meet you and transfer you to your hotel in Delhi. Rest of the day is free and at your lesiure.

India Gate

Day 2: Delhi

Today we explore both Old and New Delhi - the order of New Delhi is a stark contrast to the unorganised chaos of the Old City, both are equally appealing. Taking in the impressive Red Fort, Jama Masjid - India’s oldest and largest mosque, Raj Ghat - the site of Gandhi’s cremation bazaars of Chandni Chowk and more. We visit the Qutab Minar, Humayun's Tomb and Lutyens building and more during our tour of New Delhi.

Day 3: Delhi - Mussoorie

This morning we will transfer you to the train station for the train to Haridwar. Train number 2017, Dehradoon Shatabdi departs at 0650 and arrives at 1230-Air conditioned executive chair car. Arrive Dehradun and we will be there to meet you and transfer you to Mussourie and to your hotel. Rest of the day is free and at your leisure.

Day 4: Mussoorie

Free day and at your leisure.

Nrashtrapati Bhawan

Day 5: Mussoorie - Delhi

Free morning. Later this afternoon you will be transferred to the train station for the train to Delhi. Train number 2018, Dehradoon Shatabdi departs at 1813 and arrives at 2245. Air conditioned chair car. Arrive Delhi and you will be met and transferred to your hotel for the night.

Day 6: Delhi - Agra

Today we will drive you to Agra. Arrive Agra and we will transfer you to your hotel. Later we will take you to visit the magnificent Taj Mahal. Enjoy your own time to explore and a guided tour of this once powerful Moghul emperor’s monument to love. We then visit Agra fort built under the Mughal Emperor Akbar in 1565 that contains numerous palaces and a white marble mosque as well as the Baby Taj.

Jantar Mantar Observatory Park

Day 7: Agra - Jaipur

This morning we will take a drive out to the ghostly fortified city of Fatehpur Sikri, abandoned only 8 years after its construction due to droughts in the area. We will then continue on to Jaipur 'The Pink City'. Arrive Jaipur and you will be met and transferred to your hotel. Rest of the day is free and at your leisure.

Maharaja Palace

Day 8: Jaipur

Look out for the snake charmers that dot our route, as we travel to the 16th century Amber Fort. An exotic elephant ride transports us to the lofty fort, where you will enjoy a tour of this Rajput extravaganza. Later in the afternoon you tour the City Palace, which boasts an interesting museum of regal attire and Jantar Mantar, an ancient astronomical observatory.

Crawford market architecture

Day 9: Jaipur - Mumbai

Free morning to explore the city on your own. Later today we will transfer you to the Airport in Jaipur for your flight to Mumbai. Flight number 9W 372 departs at 2040 and arrives at 2220. Arrive Mumbai and you will be met and transferred to your hotel.

Victoria Terminus

Day 10: Mumbai

Today enjoy a sightseeing tour one of the most highly populated cities in the world, accommodating approximately 18 million people! Highlights include the Prince of Wales Museum, Gateway of India and Marine drive. Note: Elephanta caves close on a Monday.

Gateway to India

Day 11: Mumbai - Mararikulam

This morning after breakfast we take the cruise to visit Elephanta caves - Mumbai's premier tourist attraction. The rock-cut temples on peaceful Elephanta Island are thought to have been carved between 450 and 750 AD. The main cave contains large sculpted panels, including an astonishing 18-foot depiction of Shiva. Later this afternoon we will transfer you to the Airport for your flight to Kochi. Flight number 9W 407 departs at 1725 and arrives at 1915. Arrive Kochi and you will be met and transferred to your hotel.

Day 12: Mararikulam

Enjoy some free time and days at your leisure in Mararikulam.

Day 13: Mararikulam

Enjoy some free time and days at your leisure in Mararikulam.

Day 14: Mararikulam

Enjoy some free time and days at your leisure in Mararikulam.

Day 15: Mararikulam

Today you will be transferred to the airport in Kochi in time for your international flight back home.

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