Tour Summary

Duration: 9 Days And 8 Nights

Tour Type: Cities Of The World, Religious Tourism, Museums And Artefacts, History & Culture

Location: Delhi

Travel between 01 Apr - 30 Oct, 2017

from £97510

per person

Summary

Experience the wonderful Golden Triangle with Deogarh Mahal and Udaipur on this 8Nights / 9Days tour.

- Visit in Delhi – Jama Masjid, Qutub Minar, Humayun Tomb.
- Drive past in Delhi - Red Fort, Rajghat, President House & India Gate.
- Rickshaw ride in Chandni Chowk.
- Visit in Agra – Taj Mahal, Agra Fort & Fateh-pur Sikri.
- Visit in Jaipur – Amber Fort, City Palace, Jantar Mantar Observatory, Hawa Mahal & Albert Museum.
- Elephant ride at Amber Fort.
- Visit and overnight stay in Deogarh Mahal – Luxury & Heritage Hotel.
- Ranakpur Temple visit - approx.1400 exquisitely carved pillars Jain temple.
- In Udaipur, visit Lake Pichola, City Palace and Jagat Temple.
- Boat ride in Lake Pichola.
- Services of English-speaking guide during sightseeing tours.
- Assistance at airport and sightseeing tours by private air-conditioned vehicle.
- Start From Delhi and End in Udaipur.

Itinerary

Meet our representative upon arrival in Delhi and check-in at the hotel. India's capital & a major
gateway to the country, Delhi is contemporary and a bustling metropolis which successfully
combines in its fold the ancient & the modern. Its strategic location was one of the prime reasons
why successive dynasties chose it as their seat of power. New Delhi also reflects the legacy the
British left behind. Overnight in Delhi.


Options: BB
Overnight: The Hans Hotel New Delhi
Destination: Delhi
Meals Included: BB

After breakfast, proceed for a full-day tour of Old and New Delhi. This fascinating city has been in existence since the 6th century BC and has seen ups and downs from the rule of the Pandavas right up to the British Raj. Visit Jama Masjid, which is the largest mosque in India, commissioned by Emperor Shah Jahan. The courtyard of the mosque can hold about 25,000 worshippers. Enjoy a rickshaw ride in Chandni Chowk, the busiest market in Old Delhi…noisy, chaotic and uniquely Indian. You will then drive past to the Red Fort, which was constructed during the rule of Emperor Shah Jahan and served as the residence for the Mughal royal family. It continues to be significant till date, as every Independence Day, the Prime Minister makes a speech from its ramparts as the Indian flag is hoisted. Later, drive past President House and several other government buildings in Edwin Lutyen’s Delhi before you head toward Rajghat, the memorial to Mahatma Gandhi. This simple memorial marks the spot where Mahatma Gandhi was cremated in 1948. Thereafter, visit Humayun’s Tomb, commissioned by Humayun’s wife Hamida Banu Begum in 1562. It was the first garden tomb built in the Indian sub-continent where the Persian architect used red sandstone on a large scale. Later in the evening visit the Qutab Minar, which is the tallest brick minaret in the world; it was commissioned by Qutbuddin Aibak, the first Muslim ruler of Delhi. Return back to Hotel. Overnight in Delhi.

(Optional) - Attend a Sufi ceremony at Nizamuddin Dargah).


Options: BB
Overnight: The Hans Hotel New Delhi
Destination: Delhi
Meals Included: BB

On arrival in Agra, check-in into your Hotel. Later proceed for Half Day City Tour of Agra. Visit the Red Fort, which was commissioned in 1565 by Akbar. The beautiful yet forbidding structure is a handsome example of Mughal architecture. Later, visit the Taj Mahal … a mausoleum built as a symbol of Emperor Shah Jehan’s devotion to his beloved queen Mumtaz Mahal. Considered an architectural marvel, its construction took thousands of workers over 21 years to complete. Overnight in Agra.


Options: BB
Overnight: Four Points By Sheraton Agra
Destination: Agra
Meals Included: BB

After breakfast, drive to Jaipur and enroute Visit Fatehpur Sikri, which was built by Emperor Akbar and is home to many historical buildings. Akbar wanted to make Fatehpur Sikri his headquarters; however, he had to abandon it due to shortage of water. The Tomb of Sheikh Salim Chishti enshrines the burial place of the Sufi saint who lived a religious life here. Today, Fatehpur Sikri is a UNESCO World heritage site. Further drive to Jaipur and check into your Hotel. Jaipur is the gateway to the magnificent and vibrant state of Rajasthan. Evening take a stroll in the markets of Jaipur for the traditional dresses and shoes, curio shops, blue pottery etc. Overnight in Jaipur.


Options: BB
Overnight: Four Points by Sheraton Jaipur, City Square
Destination: Jaipur
Meals Included: BB

Today, enjoy a full-day sightseeing trip of Jaipur, also known as the ‘Pink City’… it is famous for its colorful culture, forts, palaces, and lakes. The old city of Jaipur is painted pink, which gives it a magical glow. Visit the Amber Fort… a fascinating blend of Hindu and Mughal architecture. The best way to explore the fort is to ride up to it on elephant back. Later, stop to photograph the beautiful Hawa Mahal, also known as the “Palace of the Winds.” This beautiful faade with its ornately carved latticework windows is made of pink sandstone. Post lunch, visit the City Palace… again, a synthesis of Rajasthani and Mughal styles. Later, visit the Jantar Mantar Observatory, comprising geometric devices for measuring time. You will also visit the Albert Hall, which was modeled on the Victoria and Albert Museum in London and is a fine example of Indo-Saracenic style of architecture. Overnight in Jaipur.

(Optional) - An Evening at the Raj Mandir cinema -
Bollywood film, and high atmosphere color in the room.


Options: BB
Overnight: Four Points by Sheraton Jaipur, City Square
Destination: Jaipur
Meals Included: BB

After breakfast, proceed to Deogarh – Popular for Deogarh Mahal (Fort Palace) which stands proudly atop a hill in the Aravalli mountain range amid pictorial landscapes and several lakes. Deogarh mahal was transformed into a heritage hotel by the present owner Rawal-Nahar Singh. Experience the royal hospitality herein this luxury heritage hotel, with an overnight stay in Deogarh Mahal.


Options: BB
Overnight: Deogarh Mahal
Destination: Deogarh
Meals Included: BB

After breakfast, proceed to Udaipur. Enroute, visit the Ranakpur Temples, acclaimed worldwide for their intricate and superb architectural style. These temples form one of the five major pilgrimages of the Jain’s. Arrive Udaipur and check in to your hotel and relax. Return back to Hotel. Overnight in Udaipur.

(Optional) A
course of Indian cuisine at home - you then share the meal with the family that welcomes
you.


Options: BB
Overnight: Rajputana - A Justa Resort
Destination: Udaipur
Meals Included: BB

After breakfast, proceed for full-day tour of Udaipur. Visit the City Palace, standing on the east bank of Lake Pichola. The complex is a massive series of palaces built at different times from 1559. The balconies of the palace provide panoramic views of the Lake Palace Hotel and Jag Mandir on one side, and the city of Udaipur on the other. The paintings, mosaics, intricately carved & and the architecturally brilliant facade all contribute to making your visit to the City Palace a truly memorable experience. Thereafter, visit a picturesque garden, Sahelion ki Bari. You will visit also visit Jagdish Temple, dedicated to Lord Vishnu. The temple comprises beautifully carved pillars, decorated ceilings,painted walls and lush halls. In the evening, enjoy a boat ride on Lake Pichola, which is an artificial fresh water lake (depending upon the water level of lake), created in the year 1362 AD. Overnight in Udaipur.


Options: BB
Overnight: Rajputana - A Justa Resort
Destination: Udaipur
Meals Included: BB

After breakfast, you will be transferred to Udaipur airport for return flight back home.


Options: BB
Destination: Udaipur
Meals Included: BB

Additional information

PACKAGE INCLUSIONS:
• 8 night accommodation in well-appointed rooms as mentioned above hotels or equivalent
• Assistance at the airport & Hotel check-in / check-out
• Sightseeing as per itinerary by private tourist vehicle
• Rickshaw ride in Chandni Chowk
• Elephant ride at Amber Fort
• Boat Ride in Lake Pichola
• Entry Fee at the Monuments
• Services of English-speaking guide during sightseeing. Additional audio guide for Ranakpur
Temple visit
• Drivers allowances, toll taxes and Govt. Service Tax

PACKAGE EXCLUSIONS:
• Air tickets and airport taxes
• Optional activities are subject to availability. Charges additional.
• Items of personal nature like laundry, phone calls, tips to guides / drivers etc.
• Camera / Video camera fees applicable at monuments

NOTE:
- MONUMENTS CLOSED ON
Agra - Taj Mahal on every Friday
Jaipur – Elephant ride at Amber Fort will not be operational during Eid /Navrataras Festivals
- Hotel Check in 1400hrs and check out 1200hrs
- Package cost will not be valid during public holidays, festivals, exhibitions and long-weekends. A surcharge will be levied and will be advised at the time of booking

Highlights

  • -Day 01: Delhi
    -Day 02: Sightseeing in Delhi
    -Day 03: Delhi – Agra
    -Day 04: Agra – Jaipur
    -Day 05: Jaipur
    -Day 06: Jaipur – Deogarh
    -Day 07: Deogarh – Udaipur
    -Day 08: Sightseeing in Udaipur
    -Day 09: Departure from Udaipur

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