Rajasthan & Ajanta, Ellora Caves Tour
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Product Code : AGORA731
Explore the rich tapestry of North India and its fascinating history on this 14-day tour. Begin in Delhi, where you'll discover the iconic Red Fort, Jama Masjid, and Qutub Minar. Journey to Agra to witness the majestic Taj Mahal, Agra Fort, and Fatehpur Sikri. Continue to Jaipur, the Pink City, and delve into the charm of Amber Fort, City Palace, and Hawa Mahal. Explore the ancient stepwell of Abhaneri en route to Bikaner, Jaisalmer, and Jodhpur. Your journey unfolds in Udaipur with its lakes and palaces, followed by a visit to the exquisite Jain temples of Ranakpur. Enjoy a boat ride on Lake Pichola and immerse yourself in the vibrant markets of Pushkar. Your adventure culminates in Delhi, where you can soak in the captivating blend of old and new. This tour promises an unforgettable exploration of North India's cultural and architectural treasures.
Day 1: Arrive Delhi
Upon your arrival at Delhi airport, you will be warmly greeted by our representative who will assist with your transfer to your hotel. Take some time to relax and acclimate to the new surroundings.
Day 2: Delhi Sightseeing
Embark on a comprehensive city tour of Delhi, starting with Old Delhi. Explore the majestic Red Fort, a UNESCO World Heritage site, and visit Jama Masjid, India's largest mosque. Experience a thrilling rickshaw ride through the bustling streets of Chandni Chowk. In New Delhi, visit iconic landmarks such as India Gate, Rashtrapati Bhavan (President's House), Humayun's Tomb, and the towering Qutub Minar.
Day 3: Delhi - Udaipur (flight) - Udaipur City Tour
Fly to Udaipur, a city known for its captivating lakes and palaces. Upon arrival, you will be transferred to your hotel. Enjoy a boat ride on Lake Pichola, soaking in the panoramic views of the City Palace, Jag Mandir, and Lake Palace. In the evening, witness the cultural extravaganza of a folk dance show called Dharohar at Bagore ki Haveli.
Day 4: Udaipur City Tour
Explore the charm of Udaipur with a full-day city tour. Visit the City Palace, a magnificent complex of palaces, courtyards, and gardens. Admire the intricate artwork and stunning views of Lake Pichola from the palace. Discover the beauty of Jagdish Temple and stroll through Saheliyon ki Bari, the Garden of Maidens. End the day with a visit to the Monsoon Palace, perched on a hilltop, offering breathtaking sunset vistas.
Day 5: Udaipur - Pushkar - Jaipur
After breakfast, fly to Jaipur, the Pink City of India. Upon arrival, transfer to your hotel and take some time to relax. Later, explore the vibrant bazaars of Jaipur, known for their colorful textiles, jewelry, and handicrafts.
Day 6: Jaipur City Tour
Embark on a full-day city tour of Jaipur, starting with an excursion to the magnificent Amber Fort. Enjoy an elephant ride to the fort entrance and explore its grand halls, courtyards, and intricate artwork. Visit the City Palace, an impressive blend of Rajasthani and Mughal architecture, and explore its museums and galleries. Witness the unique honeycomb-like structure of the Hawa Mahal (Palace of Winds) and visit the Jantar Mantar, an astronomical observatory. Take a photo stop at the iconic Albert Hall Museum before returning to your hotel.
Day 7: Jaipur - Abhaneri - Fatehpur Sikri - Agra
Leave Jaipur and drive to Agra, with stops at two fascinating sites along the way. Visit Abhaneri, renowned for its stepwell, Chand Baori, an architectural marvel. Continue to Fatehpur Sikri, a deserted Mughal city and UNESCO World Heritage site, known for its grand palaces and mosques. Arrive in Agra and check in at your hotel.
Day 8: Agra - Delhi - Aurangabad (flight) - Aurangabad Sightseeing
Experience the ethereal beauty of the Taj Mahal at sunrise, a testament to eternal love. Explore the magnificent Agra Fort, a UNESCO World Heritage site, and discover the exquisite craftsmanship of the Baby Taj. Later, transfer to the airport for a flight to Aurangabad. Upon arrival, you will be greeted and transferred to your hotel. Take some time to relax and prepare for the next day's adventures.
Day 9: Aurangabad - Ajanta Caves - Aurangabad City Tour
Embark on an excursion to the UNESCO World Heritage site of Ajanta Caves, a stunning collection of ancient Buddhist rock-cut caves adorned with intricate sculptures and vibrant paintings. Marvel at the architectural brilliance and spiritual significance of these caves. Return to Aurangabad and explore the city's rich history and culture with a guided tour, visiting attractions such as Bibi Ka Maqbara, Aurangabad Caves, and the bustling local markets.
Day 10: Aurangabad - Ellora Caves - Delhi (flight)
Visit the awe-inspiring Ellora Caves, another UNESCO World Heritage site, known for its remarkable rock-cut temples and monasteries representing Hindu, Buddhist, and Jain traditions. Explore the intricate carvings and architectural wonders of these ancient structures. Later, transfer to the airport for your flight to Delhi. Upon arrival, you will be transferred to your hotel for an overnight stay.
Day 11: Delhi - Departure
After breakfast, embark on a final exploration of Delhi, visiting any missed attractions or indulging in some last-minute shopping. In the evening, transfer to the airport to catch your onward flight.
- Assistance on arrival at airport.
- 10 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.
- Bottled drinking water in car.
- Government taxes.
Hotels used or similar for 10 nights accommodation
Delhi x 3 nights
3* - Madhuban Hotel/ Meridian Plaza
4* - The Royal Plaza/ Country Inn & Suite Saket
5* - Le Meridien/ The Claridges
Udaipur x 2 night
3* - Jaiwana Haveli/ Hotel Amar Kothi
4* - Shikarbadi Hotel/ Hotel Lakend
5* - Aurika, Udaipur - Luxury by Lemon Tree Hotels/ Trident Udaipur
Jaipur x 2 nights
3* - Redfox Hotel/ Park Ocean
4* - Holiday Inn City Centre/ Lemon Tree Premier
5* - ITC Rajputana/ Hilton Jaipur
Agra x 1 night
3* - Howard Plaza the Fern/ Atulyaa Taj
4* - Radission Hotel/ Crystal Sarovar Premier
5* - Trident Hotel/ Courtyard by Marriott
Aurangabad x 2 nights
3* - Keys Hotel The Aures/ Aurangabad Gymkhana Club
4* - Ambassador Ajanta / VITS Hotel
5* - WelcomHotel Rama International / Lemon Tree Hotel
- Delhi - Udaipur, Delhi - Aurangabad - Delhi flight tickets approx ?15500 per person in economy class.
- Camera charges at monuments if any.
- Meals other than mentioned in inclusions.
- Expenses of personal nature like liquor, laundry, tips, telephone, fax, internet etc.
- Gratuities and optional activities.
- Anything not mentioned in inclusions.