The tour has been innovatively designed to combine the best of India and
Nepal, where in 13 nights & 14 days, you would have an insight on north
of India and Nepal. Everyday life and culture in the rural areas,
spiritualism with Hinduism, Buddhism and last but not the least tracking the
Royal Bengal Tiger and the only place to locate Single Horn Rhino an
Two lunch venues have been carefully chosen which besides a tongue teasing
cuisine also offer a chance to visit few pristine sights without consuming
much of your time.
Day 01 : Arrive Delhi
warm welcome on arrival at airport and transfer to your hotel. Overnight
stay at the hotel.
Day 02 : Delhi
Morning proceed for a sightseeing tour of Old Delhi. Visit Red Fort, Jama
Masjid and Mahatma Gandhi Memorial at Rajghat. Later in the afternoon visit
Qutub Minar, Chhatarpur Temple, Humayun's Tomb and The Bahai Temple. Evening
at leisure. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 03 : Delhi - Jaipur
Drive along the national highway 8 and arrive at Samode palace for an
elaborate lunch served in a grand royal fashion. Continue drive to Jaipur
and check in at your hotel. Evening explore the colourful bazaars witnessing
the locals involved in their daily affairs. Overnight at the hotel
Day 04: Jaipur
A busy day of sightseeing includes Amber Fort, the City Palace, the Palace
of Winds & Jantar Mantar. Also visit the forts of Nahargarh and Jaigarh.
Overnight at the hotel.
Day 05: Jaipur - Agra
After an early breakfast proceed to Agra en-route visiting the deserted
city of Fatehpur Sikri. Arrive Agra and check-in at your hotel. Overnight at
Day 06 : Agra
In the morning proceed for the city sightseeing and visit Taj Mahal, Agra
Fort and Sikandra. The evening gives you an option tovisit the legendary Taj
once again at sun set. Overnight and stay at the hotel.
Day 07 : Agra - Khajuraho
Travel by train to Jhansi. Assistance on arrival and drive to Orchha. Lunch
at Orchha resorts on the banks ofriver Betwa. After lunch drive to
Khajuraho. In the evening witness a special dance program at the Kandharia
Auditorium. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 08 : Khajuraho -Varanasi
tour of the temples of khajuraho. Return to hotel and check out to catch
a flight to Varanasi. Assistance on arrival and transfer to your hotel.
In the evening visit the Ghats on the banks of the rive. Also enjoy a
boat ride on the Ganges and participate in the evening Aarti ceremony.
Overnight at the hotel.
Day 09 : Varanasi - Delhi
Very early in the morning before sun rise return to the River Ganges to
witness the morning rituals and prayers ofthe devotees who begin their
day with a dip in the river. Return to the hotel for breakfast and check
out to visit one of the most important sites of Buddhism - Sarnath.
Later transfer to airport for flight to Delhi. Assistance on arrival and
transfer to a restaurant near the airport where you could freshen up and
have dinner before continuing on to the International airport for return
Optional extension to Nepal:-
Day 09 : Varanasi - Kathmandu
Transfer to airport for flight to Kathmandu. Upon arrival assistance
and transfer to your hotel. Rest of the day is free to either relax or
take an optional tour into the city and enjoy souvenir shopping and
bargain hunting in the local shops and stalls of Kathmandu . Overnight
at the hotel.
Day 10 : Kathmandu
Tour the city and visit the most important Buddhist and Hindu sites.
The tour guide remains at your disposal to recommend you various options
of fine dining and shopping. Return to the hotel. Overnight at the hotel
Day 11 : Kathmandu - Royal Chitwan
Track the Royal Bengal Tiger and Single Horn Rhinos. Then take a short
flight to Bharatpur and continue drive to the interiors of the jungle
where we find you a jungle retreat.
Day 12 : Royal Chitwan
This day is at your will and the choice is upto you to either stay back
and relax in your cottage or to proceed for a safari into the jungle.
Day 13 : Chitwan - Kathamandu
Return to Kathmandu to catch up on your last minute shopping. Farewell
dinner in a traditional Nepalese way. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 14 : Nepal - India
Transfer to airport for flight to Delhi where Day Rooms are booked at
hotel close to the airport until your departure. Transfer to airport in
time to board the return flight back home.