Varanasi Holidays

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Rajpath

Day 1: Delhi

Namaste! Welcome to India! After you have cleared customs and passport control we will transfer you directly to the hotel to check-in, freshen up. Later today you will have a full tour of Old Delhi.

India Gate

Day 2: Delhi - Agra

After breakfast today we set out to explore New Delhi - the order of New Delhi is a huge contrast to the unorganised chaos of the Old City. But both are just as appealing. Later this afternoon we take the train to Agra upon arrival we will check into the hotel.

Nrashtrapati Bhawan

Day 3: Agra - Ranthambhore NP

Bright and early this morning we will visit the Taj Mahal at 6am and enjoy touring of the sight. Later today we transfer to Rathambore NP, upon arrival you will be checked into your hotel.

Taj Mahal & camels

Day 4: Ranthambhore NP

Ranthambhore National Park is one of the prime examples of Project Tiger’s conservation efforts in Rajasthan. In addition to the Bengal tiger, Ranthambhore is home to wild boar, nilgai, sambar deer and a variety of birds. Tiger spottings are more common in the morning or late afternoon. You’ll venture on game drives today n shared jeeps or Canters.

Ranthambhore fort

Day 5: Ranthambhore NP - Jaipur

This morning we set off to Jaipur and 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 approach atop an elephant to arrive in style! In the afternoon you will enjoy a tour of the city.

Local transport

Day 6: Jaipur

After breakfast, head out to the Amber Fort, a Rajput extravanganza. The private apartments begun by Man Singh in the 17th century combine Hindu and Mughal styles and the Sheesh Mahal (Hall of Mirrors), its walls covered with tiny mirrors, becomes a dazzling fantasy with the light of a single match! We will also visit the Jag Mandir or the Hall of Victory, glittering with mirrors, Jai Mahal and the Kali Temple.

Maharaja Palace

Day 7: Jaipur - Varanasi

This morning we transfer to the airport for our onward flight to Varanasi. Upon arrival we will transfer you to the hotel. Later today you have an option to take a Varanasi Up Close tour, please see the enhance section for more details.

Colourful Ganesh

Day 8: Varanasi - Delhi

This morning enjoy a half day worth of touring of this amazing city on the River Ganges. Later this afternoon we transfer back to the airport for our onward flight to Delhi.

The grand entrance into Delhi's famous Red Fort

Day 9: Delhi

Today is the end of your Indian adventure, after breakfast we will transfer you to the airport for your onward flight home.

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last updated - 28 Aug 2014 12:43 PM