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Welcome to India and the start of your holiday! Arrive at Delhi airport where we will meet you and transfer you to the hotel. Rest of the day is free for you to relax after your long flight.
Our full day guided sightseeing tour of Delhi today covers the colourful chaos of Old Delhi and the modern simplicity of New Delhi. This vibrant city is full of forts, monuments, temples, mosques and more. During the 16th and 17th centuries, Delhi was important centre of the Mughal dynasty and the British made it the capital city in 1911. We take in Red Fort, Jama Masjid and Chandni Chowk, the bustling bazaar, as well as the Raj Ghat and Shanti Vana – the cremation sites of Mahatama Gandhi and Jawahar Lal Nehru. In New Delhi we visit India Gate, Rasthrapati Bhawan, Parliament House and Humayun’s Tomb.
Departing Delhi, we journey to Agra, once India’s Mughal capital. Here we visit Agra fort, which boasts some of India’s finest Mughal buildings behind its fortified walls. During its history it has been a palace, a fort and a prison! We also visit a marble craftshop. Continuing, we enjoy a buggy ride to the legendary Taj Mahal at sunset. Built entirely of white marble, the Taj Mahal has no peers.
En route to Jaipur, we visit the ghostly former Mughal city of Fatehpur Sikri, abandoned due to lack of water. We then head on to Jaipur, where we visit a cotton trading/tailor shop where you can get clothing tailored for delivery to your hotel before we leave. Bharatpur-Ranthambore Arrive at Bharatpur Railway station in time for your departure from Bharatpur by Train No 12060 AC Chair Car to Ranthambore. Train departs at 15:50 hours. Arrive Ranthambore at 18:02. You will be met by our representative to transfer you to hotel. Dinner at your hotel
Morning game drive in the Ranthambore National park by shared jeep Breakfast & Lunch at Hotel Afternoon game drive in the Ranthambore National park by shared Jeep Dinner at your hotel
Morning game drive in the Ranthambore National park by shared jeep Breakfast & Lunch at Hotel After lunch drive to Jaipur Ranthambore-Jaipur (Distance: 180 Kilometres; Approximate Time: 04:00 Hours) Enjoy the scenic drive form Ranthambore to the capital of Rajasthan Jaipur.Arrive and check-in to hotel
Maybe opt for an early morning balloon flight over 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 we’ll enjoy a tour. Later in the afternoon we tour the City Palace, which boasts an interesting museum of regal attire and Jantar Mantar, an ancient astronomical observatory.
Early breakfast at Hotel Jaipur-Udaipur Our representative and driver will meet you at your hotel to transfer you by private vehicle to the Railway Station in time for your departure from Jaipur by Train (AC Chair Car) to Udaipur. Train departs at 06:45 hours. Arrive Udaipur at 13:45. You will be met by our representative and driver to transfer you by a private vehicle to your hotel. Enjoy boat ride at sunset on the Lake Pichola on shared boat
Breakfast at Hotel Half day city tour (includes City Palace, Jagdish Temple, Shaliyo ki bari Garden, Bharti lok kala Mandal) Afternoon free for independent activities
Breakfast at Hotel You will be met at the hotel by our representative and driver to transfer you to the airport by a private vehicle for your departure to Onward Destination by flight
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