Classical India Tour
9 Nights / 10 Days
Delhi - Jaipur - Agra - Khajuraho - Varanasi - Delhi
India is a country of rich art forms, diverse cultures and traditions. From cultural heritage of Jaipur to striking carvings of Khajuraho temples, from modern lifestyle of Delhi to the religious devotion in Varanasi, everything seems enormously different yet closely related.
You’ll meet the driver at the airport. He will take you to the hotel and will make you get settled in your room.
Overnight stay will be at the hotel.
Old Delhi: Sightseeing of the wonderful walled city of Old Delhi, built by Emperor Shah Jahan in 1648 .After this, we will visit the most impressive mosque, the Jama Masjid.
New Delhi: We will drive through the impressive Rajpath, the India Gate towards the Presidential Palace. Visit Humayun's Tomb built, Safdarjung's Tomb and the Qutub Minar, In the evening we will return to the hotel. Overnight stay at hotel
Day 3: Drive to Jaipur - A Traditional City
After breakfast at the hotel, we will drive to Jaipur, Day at leisure.
After breakfast at the hotel we will proceed for sightseeing tour of the 'Pink City' of Jaipur is the capital of Rajasthan, founded by Maharaja Jai Singh in the early 18th century, visiting the Hawa Mahal (the Palace of the Winds), originally built as part of the City Palace complex, the City Palace and the Jantar Mantar; the remarkable observatory that reflect Jai Singh's passion for astronomy. We’ll Come back to the hotel for overnight stay.
Day 5: Drive to Agra en route visiting Fatehpur Sikri
We’ll drive to Agra and will visit Fatehpur Sikri (Abandoned city), 40 kms from Agra built by Emperor Akbar in 1569 and abandoned after 15 years due to scarcity of water, enroute. Sightseeing of the graceful buildings including the Jama Masjid, Tomb of Salim Chisti, Panch Mahal and other Palaces enroute. Upon arrival at Agra, rest of the day is free. Stay overnight at Agra hotel.
After early morning breakfast, we’ll do sunrise visit to the Taj Mahal, Shah Jahan's mausoleum for his wife Mumtaz Mahal followed by Agra Fort, a fitting testimony to the Great Moghuls – Akbar, Jahangir and Shah Jahan. Later we’ll come back to the hotel for overnight stay.
After breakfast, we’ll board the train at the railway station to reach Jhansi. From there, we’ll be driven towards Khajuraho. On our way we will visit the historical city of Orccha, discovered by Bundela rajput Rudra Pratap in 16th century, Temples of Orchha and Phool Bagh and multi-tiered Jehangir Mahal in 1606.
On arrival we’ll check in at pre booked hotel. Rest of the day will be at leisure. Spend overnight at hotel.
After breakfast, we’ll proceed for the tour of Khajuraho Temples; the whole complex is divided into eastern and western group of temples. Eastern group is constituted by Parsavanatha Temple, Ghantai Templeand Adinatha Temple. Later we’ll visit the Western temple, Vishwanath Temple, Lakshamana Temple, Chaunsath Yogini and-, Matangeshwara Temple
In the afternoon, we’ll board a flight for Varanasi. Check in the hotel and spend rest of the day at leisure.
We’ll Wake up early to Witness Hindu devotees offering prayers and taking several dips in the river water to cleanse their soul. After sunrise we will visit some of the most exotic temples. Then, we’ll return back to the hotel for breakfast followed by a visit to "Bharat Kala Bhavan", famous Banaras Hindu University.
Later in the afternoon, we’ll go for excursion to Sarnath, the prime Buddhist center all across the world. We’ll Come back to the hotel for stay overnight.
After early morning breakfast, we’ll depart for Delhi and onwards to International Airport to connect onward flight.
On eleventh day after morning breakfast, we will go to Dimapur railway station. Finally, it will be the farewell to the Naga city.