Heritage of India by Satabdi Train
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Product Code : AGORA456
Embark on a captivating journey through the "Heritage of India" on this exclusive private tour, traveling in style and comfort aboard the renowned Satabdi Train. Explore the historical gems of Delhi, visit the majestic forts of Gwalior and Orchha, marvel at the UNESCO World Heritage sites of Sanchi and Bhimbetka, and behold the architectural wonders of Agra, including the iconic Taj Mahal. Immerse yourself in the rich cultural heritage and royal opulence of India while enjoying the convenience and luxury of train travel.
Day 1: Arrival in Delhi
Upon arrival at Delhi airport, you will be greeted by our representative and transferred to your hotel. After breakfast, embark on a city tour of both old and new Delhi, exploring its iconic landmarks and rich cultural heritage.
Day 2: Delhi - Gwalior (By Train) / Gwalior - Orchha (125kms)
Catch the Satabdi Train (departure at 06:00 AM) from Delhi to Gwalior. Arrive in Gwalior at 09:25 AM and visit the majestic Gwalior Fort, known for its stunning architecture and historical significance. Later, proceed to Orchha and check in at your hotel. In the afternoon, visit the Orchha Fort complex and the Chaturbhuj Temple.
Day 3: Orchha - Jhansi (12kms) / Jhansi - Bhopal (By Train)
After breakfast, transfer to Jhansi railway station for your train journey to Bhopal. Catch the Satabdi Train (departure at 10:45 AM) from Jhansi to Bhopal. Arrive in Bhopal at 01:55 PM and check in at your hotel. Embark on a city tour, exploring its cultural and historical attractions.
Day 4: Bhopal - Bhimbetka - Bhojpur - Bhopal
Take an excursion to the UNESCO World Heritage site of Bhimbetka rock shelters, known for their ancient cave paintings. Continue to Bhojpur and visit the magnificent Bhojeshwar Temple. Return to Bhopal for an overnight stay.
Day 5: Bhopal - Sanchi - Udayagiri - Bhopal
Embark on an early morning visit to the Bhoj Wetland, a Ramsar site, and witness its natural beauty. Later, go on an excursion to Sanchi, home to the famous Sanchi Stupa and other Buddhist monuments. Explore the Udayagiri rock-shelters before returning to Bhopal.
Day 6: Bhopal - Agra (By Train)
In the morning, visit the Bhoj Wetland for a serene experience. Later, transfer to the railway station for your train journey to Agra. Catch the Satabdi Train (departure at 15:15 PM) from Bhopal to Agra. Arrive in Agra at 21:11 PM and you will be transferred to your hotel.
Day 7: Agra - Delhi (By Train)
Witness the breathtaking sunrise at the magnificent Taj Mahal, followed by breakfast at your hotel. Visit the historic Agra Fort and the enchanting Baby Taj. In the evening, board the Satabdi Train (departure at 17:50 PM) back to Delhi. Arrive in Delhi at 22:30 PM and you will be transferred to your hotel.
Day 8: Delhi - Departure
After breakfast, enjoy some leisure time in Delhi before being transferred to the airport for your onward flight, marking the end of your memorable journey through the cultural treasures of North India.
- Assistance on arrival at airport.
- 7 Nights' accommodation in selected price category hotels.
- Daily breakfast at hotels.
- Private AC car/van for airport transfers, sightseeing, and excursions as per the program.
- English speaking tour guide on sightseeing days (local guide in each city), as per program.
- Monument entrances and activities charges mentioned in the itinerary.
- AC Train ticket Delhi - Gwalior, Jhansi - Bhopal, Bhopal - Agra & Agra - Delhi.
- Bottled drinking water in car.
- Government taxes.
Hotels used or similar for 7 nights accommodation
Delhi x 2 nights
3* - Madhuban Hotel/ Emarald Hotel
4* - The Royal Plaza/ Country Inn & Suite Saket
5* - Le Meridien/ The Claridges
Orchha x 1 night
3* & 4* - Orchha Resort/ Amar Mahal
5* - Orchha Palace and Convention Centre x 1 night
Bhopal x 3 nights
3* - Lake View Ashok/ The Fern Residency
4* - Noor Us Sabha Palace/ Sayaji Bhopal
5* - Jehan Numa Palace/ Courtyard by Marriott
Agra x 1 night
3* - Howard Plaza the Fern/ Atulyaa Taj
4* - Radission Hotel/ Crystal Sarovar Premier
5* - Trident Hotel/ Courtyard by Marriott
- Any flight tickets.
- Camera charges at monuments if any.
- Meals other than mentioned in the inclusions.
- Expenses of personal nature like liquor, laundry, tips, telephone, fax, internet etc.
- Gratuities and optional activities.
- Anything not mentioned in inclusions.