Classical India

(Journey of love culture & spirituality / 09 nights/10 days)

Detailed Itinerary

Day 01- Arrive Delhi by international flight

On arrival at Delhi International airport after clearing immigration formalities, you will meet our representative in arrival hall holding paging of your name. He will further assist you to your vehicle and then hotel check-in formalities. (Standard check-in time is 1200 hours)

Overnight stay at hotel.

Day 02- Delhi

Breakfast at hotel

Post breakfast you will be proceed for combined full day city tour of Old and New Delhi. We start the tour from Old Delhi, Chandni Chowk this part of Delhi will take you in Old Mughal era, while walking through old lanes you can see big wooden carved antique doors, big havelis (mansion), narrow lanes and busy bustling life. You must taste lip smacking street food in Old Delhi market area. Then you will visit India’s largest Mosque “Jama Masjid” where at a time 25,000 can accommodate.

Post lunch visit New Delhi or Lutyens Delhi, beautifully designed by “Sir Edwin Lutyens”, drive pass India Gate, Rashtrapati Bhavan and Connaught Place. Later continue the sightseeing visiting, Humayun Tomb, the tomb was built in 1570 and was the first garden tomb made by Humayun’s son Akbar. It is Unesco world heritage site.

Conclude the sightseeing with the visit of “Qutub Minar”, the stunning red stone tower is 72.5 m high with 2.75m in diameter. It is also UNESCO site.

Evening will be at leisure to relax or to pursue independent activities.

Overnight stay at hotel.

Day 03- Delhi – Varanasi by flight

Breakfast at hotel

Post breakfast in time transfer to airport to board the flight for Varanasi.

Varanasi is one of the oldest Hindu city also known as Kashi. People come here from all over the India to take a holy dip and wash away their sins. People wish to die here and getting rid of from the cycle of life and death. City is also famous for fine Banarasi Silk, beetle leaf and Banasras Hindu University.

Meeting and assistance on arrival at the airport and transfer to hotel. Later check in at hotel.

Evening enjoy boat ride with Ganga Aarti (Hindu ritual) on the banks of the Ganges.

Overnight stay at hotel.

Day 04- Varanasi

Early morning you will be picked up from your hotel for boat ride and ghat visit. Later return to hotel for breakfast.

Afternoon excursion Sarnath. It is the place where Budha came after achieved enlightenment at Bodhgaya. Later he gave his first famous sermon at deer park here. In the 3rd Century BC Emperor Ashoka constructed magnificent stupa and monasteries here.

Evening will be at leisure to relax or to pursue independent activities.

Overnight stay at hotel.

Day 05- Varanasi – Khajuraho by flight

Breakfast at hotel

Post breakfast in time transfer to airport to board the flight for Khajuraho.

Khajuraho is famous for its most spectacular erotic stone carving temples. These temples were built by Chandela rulers between AD 900 to 1130. It is a world heritage listed temples. In these temples human emotions are beautifully portrayed which will leave you speechless with advance sculpture and carving art.

Meeting and assistance on arrival at the airport and transfer to hotel. Later check in at hotel.

Post lunch proceed for half day sightseeing of world famous erotic temples of Khajuraho.

Evening will be at leisure to relax or to pursue independent activities.

Overnight stay at hotel.

Day 06- Khajuraho –Orchha – Jhansi railway station (approx. 180 Kms/ 05.5 hours drive) Jhansi- Agra by train

Breakfast at hotel

Post breakfast drive to Jhansi railway station enroute visit Orchha Fort. This beautiful Fort was founded in 16th century at the bank of Betwa River.

Later continue drive to Jhansi railway station. On arrival board the train for Agra. Meeting and assistance on arrival at Agra railway station and transfer to hotel.

Agra the land of the Taj is not only famous for the biggest allure “Taj Mahal” butalso legacy of Mughals which they had left behind. Their legacy can be seen in mausoleums, tombs and magnificent fort.

Overnight stay at hotel.

Day 07- Agra

Early morning visit beautiful Taj Mahal, during sunrise the sunrays have a magical effect with marble surface. It changes its color which creates eternal beauty (Closed on Friday).

After visiting Taj Mahal return to hotel for breakfast. Later visit Red Fort, it is an UNESCO heritage site. It is a major tourist attraction from all over the world. The fort is built in red stone to make it main residence of Mughals.

Evening will be at leisure to relax or to pursue independent activities.

Overnight stay at hotel.

Day 08- Agra – Jaipur (260 Kms/ 5-6 hours drive)

Breakfast at hotel

Post breakfast drive to Jaipur en-route visit Fatehpur Sikri. The short lived capital of Mughal emperor Akbar “Fatehpur Sikri “is 40 kms away from Agra. Sufi Saint Salim Chisti from Sikri village predicted the birth of an heir to Mughal throne. Akbar then built this beautiful monument which blend of Mughal and Persian art.

Continue drive to Jaipur. Jaipur also known as pink city because of its wall color which are exclusively painted in pink color. This colorful city has chaotic streets, colorful auto rickshaw and lively culture. It is the gateway to Rajasthan vacation, here you can still see royal life, forts and Palace reflecting glorious past.

On arrival check in at hotel.

Overnight stay at hotel.

Day 09- Jaipur

Breakfast at hotel

After early breakfast proceed to visit Amber Fort enroute stop at Hawa Mahal for clicking some pictures.it is a stunning 5 story building. It was built to enable royal ladies see daily lives of the city or some function or procession as those days ladies had to cover their faces.

Afternoon visit City Palace (Royal residence) & observatory (Jantar Mantar).

Evening you will visit bustling yet colorful market showcasing beautiful handicraft, Rajasthan jewelry and shoes. You can get your hand painted with traditional Indian design of henna. It looks really awesome.

Overnight stay at hotel.

Day 10- Jaipur -Delhi

Breakfast at hotel

Post breakfast drive to Delhi International airport. On arrival at Delhi airport board the flight for onward destination.

End of Tour