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Sample Itinerary - REF INDIA 2523

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Varanasi Ghats

Day 1: Varanasi

Upon arrival, we will then drive to Varanasi and transfer you to the hotel. Rest of the day is free..

Bathers in the morning

Day 2: Varanasi

This morning, we enjoy a sunrise boat ride on the holy Ganges where we’ll view the ancient religious tradition of ritual cleansing that takes place on the many riverbank ghats (riverside steps). Remaining day free

Sunrise on the Holy Ganges in Varanasi

Day 3: Varanasi - Delhi

Today we transfer you to the airport for your internal flight to Delhi (SG 233 - 10:40 / 12:05). On arrival transfer to your hotel

The grand entrance into Delhi's famous Red Fort

Day 4: Delhi - Agra

An early morning start we will drive to Agra - home of India's famous attraction - the Taj Mahal. Upon arrival we will have a sightseeing tour to the Agra Fort, before watching the sun set on the Taj Mahal itself.

Taj Mahal & camels

Day 5: Agra - Jaipur

This morning we will take a drive out to the ghostly fortifed city of Fatehpur Sikri, abandonded only 8 years after its construction due to droughts in the area continiuing on you will arrive in to Jaipur 'The Pink City'. In the afternoon enjoy some free time to relax.

Jantar Mantar Observatory in Jaipur

Day 6: Jaipur

This morning we visit the delicate pink, magnificent fort-palace of Amber - a wonderful example of Rajput architecture just north of Jaipur. Subject to Government regulations, we will arrive in style riding on an elephant! In the afternoon you can consider to join our optional city tour (see all the details in enhance options)

The steps up to the magnificent Amber Fort

Day 7: Jaipur - Surat

Transfer to the Airport fro internal flight to Mumbai (SG 133 - 0830 / 1035) Arrive Mumbai and transfer to Train station for the train to Navsari (12989 - AJMER EXPRESS - 14:35 / 17:46) SECOND CLASS AIR CONDITION CARRIAGE

Days 8-9: Surat

for next 2 days own arrangement in Navsari

Day 10: Surat - Mumbai

Own arrangements for transfer to Train station. Train to Mumbai (12936 - Surat BDTS Exp 1630 / 2025) Air Condition Chair car. Arrive Mumbai we will transfer yopu to your hotel

Crawford market architecture

Day 11: Mumbai

Enjoy a half day 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, Marine drive, Mani Bhavan, Dhobi Talao, the Hanging Gardens and Crawford Market.

Gateway to India

Days 12-14: Mumbai

Next 3 days at leisure, or why don't you book one of our optional tour in Mumbai such us Elephanta Caves, More in Mumbai, Dabbawallas of Mumbai (see more details on enhance your holiday section)

Day 15: Mumbai - Goa

Today we transfer you to the airport for your internal flight to Goa (6E 437 - 1325 / 1435). On arrival we will transfer you to the hotel

Days 16-17: Goa

For next 2 days sit back and relax here in this laid back coastal area of India, walk along palm fringed beaches looking for shells and watching the fishermen at work, or simply kick back and enjoy some fresh fruit cocktails served on a silver platter.

St Augustine ruins

Day 18: Goa - Bangalore

Transfer to Airport for internal flight to Bangalore (SG 876 - 1340 / 1450) Arrive Bangalore. Transfer to Hotel

Bull Temple

Day 19: Bangalore

Today we drive to Puttaparhty.

Bangalore city view

Days 20-23: Bangalore

for next 4 days own arrangement in Puttaparhty

Day 24: Bangalore - Kochi

Today we drive to Bangalore Airport. Flight to Kochi (S2 5012 - 1725 / 1825) Arrive Kochi. Transfer to Hotel

Kathakali Dancer

Day 25: Kochi

The touring today includes the visit to Dutch Palace built by the Portuguese for a local King in 1555 A.D. The famous Jew Street, a cul-de-sac leading to the beautiful Parsi Synagogue built in 1568. A walking tour of Fort Cochin will take you through the streets still graced with traces of Portuguese, Dutch & British colonial architecture. Enjoy the rest of the day at leisure.

Jewish Market

Day 26: Kochi - Alleppey

This morning a short drive from Kochi to Allepey brings you to board your house boat. Sit back enjoy the cozy comfort of a moving boat watch the country side, ancient Champakulam church and taste local Kuttanadan dishes.

Alleppey sunset

Day 27: Alleppey

Disembarking at Allepey today we drive to the airport for your flight back home

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