September 1, 2017 - Mar 31, 2018
Dec 1, 2017 - Jan 20, 2018
|DEPARTURE CITY||PER PERSON*||SINGLE SUPPL.||SINGLE TRAVELER|
SUPPLEMENT FOR JEEP SAFARI IN RANTHAMBHORE: USD 25 PER PERSON PER SAFARI (on sharing basis)
SUPPLEMENT FOR JEEP SAFARI IN RANTHAMBHORE: USD 111 PER PERSON PER SAFARI SUBJECT TO
MINIMUM 02 PERSONS TRAVELLING
(onExclusive/Private basis on subject to availability)
*Price per person based on double occupancy
For departure or arrival on Friday, Saturday, or Sunday - add $100.00 weekend surcharge each person.
Includes fuel surcharges & other taxes.
Day 1: DEPARTURE
Depart from San Francisco / Los Angeles in Singapore Airlines.
Depart JFK in major Airlines
Day 2: Arrive Delhi today. You will be met on arrival by our representative and transferred to the hotel. Breakfast at hotel.
(Check-in time at the hotel is 1200 hours)
Delhi, the vibrant capital city of India lying along the River Yamuna, is a teaming metropolis of 14 million people and nowhere in the Country is the contrast between old and new more obvious.
Overnight in Delhi.
Day 3: Today after breakfast proceed for Full day sightseeing of Old and New Delhi.
Proceed for sightseeing tour of Old Delhi visiting Jama Masjid - The largest mosque in India. Here you will also enjoy Rickshaw Ride in narrow lanes of Chandni Chowk - once an imperial avenue of Mughal Royalty which today is the busiest commercial market of City. Visit Raj Ghat – the last resting place of Mahatma Gandhi, drive pass from the magnificent Red Fort - a marvel in red sandstone, built on the banks of River Yamuna by the Mughal emperor Shah Jahan.
Afternoon proceed for sightseeing tour of New Delhi - visit the 12th century Qutab Minar, gracefully hand- carved for its entire height of 234ft, and the iron pillar, which has withstood the ravages of time not rusting even after 1500 years. It was designed by a Persian architect named Mirak Mirza Ghiyas. Drive past the India Gate (war memorial dedicated to the lives of the Indian soldiers), Rashtrapati Bhawan (the President's house) - formerly the Viceroy's Palace, Parliament House and the Secretariat Buildings- an interesting blend of the Victorian and 20th century architecture.
Return back to hotel.
Overnight in Delhi.
DELHI – JAIPUR ( 285 Kms. / 06 hrs. )
Day 4: Today after breakfast check out from hotel and drive to Jaipur and on arrival, check-in at the hotel. Rest of the day at lesiure.
Jaipur, or the City of Victory, was founded in 1727 by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh II and is a well planned city of magnificent palaces and building. Built from rose-coloured terra cotta, it has given it the name 'Pink City'. Nowadays the Capital of Rajasthan with a population of over 1 million, it is a city full of contrasts with bazaars teeming with turbaned elders and jean clad youngsters to camels, horses and a multitude of vehicles.
Overnight in Jaipur.
Day 5: Morning excursion to Amber Fort, the ancient capital of the region prior to Jaipur, and located 11 km north of the City. Now a deserted complex crowning the crest of a hill with panoramic views, Amber Fort is extremely well preserved and a fascinating place to explore. The forts majestic ramparts follow the natural contours of the ridge and he palace is full of hidden gems – the Sheesh Mahal (Palace of mirrors), Jas Mandir with its latticed windows and glass inlay work and Zenana. (Women’s quarters) Elephants still carry visitors in stately splendour to the main Palace, through magnificent high gateways.Afternoon sightseeing tour of Jaipur, visit the opulent Maharaja's City Palace which occupies the heart of Jai Singh II’s city and has been home to the City’s rulers for 200 years. A superb blend of Rajput and Mughal architecture, the interiors of the Palace are lavishly furnished and decorated and the Museum houses a fabulous collection of textiles, art and crafts and arms. The Jantar Mantar or Observatory was built by Jai Singh II, a keen astronomer, in 1728. It resembles a collection of giant sculptures and was used to determine the position of the stars and planets, accurately calculate Jaipur’s time, make horoscopes and is today still used to forecast the expected arrival date and intensity of the monsoon and summer temperatures. Photo stop atHawa Mahal or Palace of Winds - Hawa Mahal, is a palace in Jaipur, India, so named because it was essentially a high screen wall built so the women of the royal household could observe street festivities while unseen from the outside. Also visit colorful local market in Jaipur.
Overnight in Jaipur.
JAIPUR – RANTHAMBHORE ( 180 Kms. / 04 hrs. )
Day 6: Leave early morning after breakfast to Ranthambore. Ranthambore National Park or Ranthambhore is one of the largest national parks in northern India. It is situated in Sawai Madhopur district of southeastern Rajasthan. Ranthambore wildlife sanctuary is known for its tigers and is one of the best places in India to see these majestic predators in the jungle. Tigers can be easily spotted even during the daytime. A good time to visit Ranthambore National Park is in November and May when the nature of the dry deciduous forests makes sightings common. Its deciduous forests were once a part of the magnificent jungles of Central India. Arrive and transfer to Hotel.
Rest of the day free to you to explore in local.
Overnight in Ranthambhore.
Day 7: Early morning proceed for another safari by shared canters to Ranthambore National Park for wild life viewing. Back to hotel for breakfast. Afternoon visit Dastkar centre.
Overnight in Ranthambhore.
RANTHAMBHORE – AGRA ( 290 Kms. / 07 hrs. )
Day 8: After breakfast check out from hotel and drive to Agra .
On arrival, check-in at the hotel. Agra was the capital of the Mughal court during the 16th and 17th centuries and its sublime monuments date from that era. The emperors Akbar, Jahangir and Shah Jehan governed their vast empires from here and as prolific builders; artisans from Persia, Central Asia and other parts of India were attracted by their patronage. The resulting luxurious palaces, tombs, forts and gardens dot the picturesque riverine region along the Yamuna River; three of which, the Taj Mahal, Agra Fort have been declared World Heritage Sites. Agra is renowned for its delicate Pietra Dura work; a Florentine technique imported by Jahangir of arranging minute pieces of precious and semi precious stones in complex, stylized floral and geometric designs into a marble base.
Overnight in Agra.
AGRA – DELHI ( 220 Kms. / 04 Hrs. ) – DEPARTURE
Day 9 : Morning after breakfast check out from the hotel and proceed for a tour of the city. Visit incomparable Taj Mahal, the world's greatest monument to love and devotion. Built by the emperor Shah Jehan for his favorite wife Mumtaz, its perfect proportions and exquisite craftsmanship took 20,000 workers almost 22 years to complete in 1653. It is undoubtedly a building as close to perfection as is achievable and its appearance changes magically with the light at different times of the day. (Taj Mahal remains closed on Fridays).
Later drive to Delhi to board the flight for your onwards destination
|Jaipur||2||Holiday Inn Center|
|Agra||1||Four Points by Sheraton|
All bookings are subject to availability
Very Important : Before booking be sure you read our Terms and Deposit section for important information.