Slowly down the Ganges
14 Nights / 15 Days
Delhi - Varanasi - Agra - Pushkar - Delhi
The Ganges is the India's most sacred river of the Hindus. Taking small boats and sailing to the magical city of Varanasi is a fascinating experience. The forts of Delhi, a desert camel safari, and the paradise on earth, the Taj Mahal give an incredible Indian experience.
Old Delhi: Sightseeing of the wonderful walled city of Old Delhi, built by Emperor Shah Jehan 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
on a Ganges cruise we’ll pass village communities
Day 5-7: Varanasi.
India's religious heart is alive with Ghats, shrines and temples. We’ll visit Sarnath, the site of Buddha's first sermon.
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
Day 9-10 : Jaipur.
We’ll explore the interiors of the Amber Fort. Later, we’ll visit the city's museums or wander its famed markets.
An overnight stay at Roopangarh Fort will make us feel like a king. We’ll explore it and learn about the local culture in the village below.
We’ll Leave the temples behind and will enjoy the desert on camelback in Pushkar sands at dusk. We’ll spend a night beside the campfire accompanied by the traditional music.
We’ll catch a train back to Delhi.