Ultimate 15 Days in India
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Embark on the Ultimate 15 Days in India, a captivating journey through the country's cultural and historical wonders. Explore iconic landmarks in Delhi, including the Taj Mahal in Agra and the Pink City of Jaipur. Discover the enchanting lakes of Udaipur, the vibrant streets of Mumbai, and the tropical paradise of Goa. Immerse yourself in the unique blend of colonial and traditional influences in Cochin and experience a serene houseboat cruise in Alleppey. This meticulously crafted itinerary offers an unforgettable odyssey through India's rich tapestry of sights and experiences.
Day 1: Arrival in Delhi
Upon landing at Indira Gandhi International Airport in Delhi, you'll be warmly greeted by our representative who will assist you with customs and immigration procedures. Following a smooth transfer, you'll check into your hotel. The rest of the day is yours to relax and adjust to the time zone.
Day 2: Delhi Sightseeing
After a restful night, your day begins with a delicious breakfast at your hotel. You'll embark on a comprehensive city tour that encompasses both Old and New Delhi. Explore iconic landmarks, including Jama Masjid, Red Fort, Raj Ghat, India Gate, Humayun's Tomb, Qutub Minar, and the impressive presidential residence, Rashtrapati Bhavan. Chandni Chowk's bustling markets offer a vibrant atmosphere and an opportunity to savor local street food.
Day 3: Delhi to Agra (Approx. 204 km, 4 hours approx)
After a satisfying breakfast, you'll head to Agra, the city renowned for the iconic Taj Mahal. Upon arrival, you'll check in at your hotel. Following a brief rest, you'll visit the Taj Mahal, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Explore the historic Agra Fort and the enchanting Baby Taj (Itimad-ud-Daulah's Tomb). As the day concludes, you'll enjoy a sunset view of the Taj Mahal from the serene Mehtab Bagh.
Day 4: Agra to Jaipur via Fatehpur Sikri (Approx. 245 km, 4 hours approx)
Your day commences with a delightful breakfast at the hotel. You'll set out for Jaipur, the Pink City, with a stop en route at Fatehpur Sikri, an abandoned Mughal city filled with stunning architecture, including the Jama Masjid, Buland Darwaza, and the palace complex. Upon reaching Jaipur, you'll check in at your hotel. In the evening, you can explore Jaipur's local markets, known for their vibrant colors and traditional crafts.
Day 5: Jaipur Sightseeing
Your day begins with a hearty breakfast at the hotel. A guided tour takes you to the majestic Amber Fort, perched on a hilltop with panoramic views. You'll explore the City Palace, a fusion of Rajasthani and Mughal architecture, and visit the Jantar Mantar, an astronomical observatory. The unique facade of the Hawa Mahal (Palace of Winds) awaits your discovery, as do the Sisodia Rani Garden and Birla Mandir. Don't miss the opportunity to shop for exquisite handicrafts and jewelry in Jaipur's bustling bazaars.
Day 6: Jaipur to Udaipur via Pushkar (Approx. 405 km, 7 hours approx)
After savoring a hearty breakfast, your journey takes you to Udaipur, with a stop in the sacred town of Pushkar. Explore the famous Brahma Temple and the vibrant streets filled with colorful shops and bustling markets. You'll continue to Udaipur, known as the "City of Lakes," where you'll check in at your hotel. In the evening, a serene boat ride on Lake Pichola offers a chance to admire the beautiful Lake Palace and Jag Mandir.
Day 7: Udaipur Sightseeing
Start your day with a scrumptious breakfast at the hotel and then delve into the romantic city of Udaipur, often referred to as the "Venice of the East." Visit the majestic City Palace, which overlooks Lake Pichola, and explore its intricately designed rooms and courtyards. Discover the serene Saheliyon ki Bari (Garden of the Maidens), the Jagdish Temple, and the magnificent Jag Mandir. In the evening, you'll have the opportunity to witness the captivating Dharohar folk dance show at Bagore ki Haveli.
Day 8: Udaipur to Mumbai (Flight)
After enjoying a delightful breakfast at your hotel, you'll transfer to the airport for a flight to Mumbai, the bustling metropolis known for its vibrant energy and Bollywood glamour. Upon arrival, you'll be transferred to your hotel. Spend the remainder of the day at your leisure, exploring the city's lively streets and experiencing its vibrant nightlife.
Day 9: Mumbai Sightseeing
Begin your day with a satisfying breakfast at your hotel and then embark on a city tour of Mumbai, visiting iconic landmarks such as the Gateway of India, Marine Drive, the Hanging Gardens, and the bustling Crawford Market. Explore the heritage buildings of the Colaba neighborhood and visit the famous Dhobi Ghat, where traditional laundry work is carried out. Learn about the city's history and culture at museums like Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vastu Sangrahalaya.
Day 10: Mumbai to Goa (Flight)
After breakfast at your hotel, transfer to the airport for your flight to Goa, a tropical paradise known for its pristine beaches, vibrant nightlife, and Portuguese heritage. Upon arrival, transfer to your resort and enjoy the rest of the day at leisure to relax and soak up the Goan ambiance.
Day 11: Goa Sightseeing
Embark on a city tour of Goa after a leisurely breakfast at your resort. Explore its rich cultural and historical heritage by visiting Old Goa, a UNESCO World Heritage site, to see the Basilica of Bom Jesus and Se Cathedral. Explore the Mangueshi Temple, Shantadurga Temple, and the vibrant markets of Panjim. Enjoy the beautiful beaches and indulge in water sports or simply unwind under the sun.
Day 12: Free Day in Goa
Enjoy a free day in Goa after breakfast, allowing you to relax and explore at your own pace. Spend time on the pristine beaches, try out local cuisine at beach shacks, engage in water activities, or explore the charming villages and churches scattered across the region. Goa offers a perfect blend of relaxation, adventure, and cultural experiences.
Day 13: Goa to Cochin (Flight)
Transfer to the airport after breakfast for your flight to Cochin (Kochi), a vibrant city in Kerala known for its unique blend of colonial and traditional influences. On arrival, check in at your hotel and later, embark on a city tour of Cochin. Visit the Dutch Palace, Jewish Synagogue, St. Francis Church, and the famous Chinese fishing nets. In the evening, enjoy a captivating Kathakali dance performance.
Day 14: Cochin to Alleppey (Approx. 60 km, 1.5 hours approx)
Transfer to Alleppey, also known as Alappuzha, the gateway to the enchanting backwaters of Kerala. Board a traditional houseboat and embark on a leisurely cruise through the serene backwaters, passing by lush green paddy fields, coconut groves, and charming villages. Experience the unique lifestyle of the backwaters as you enjoy delicious Kerala cuisine on board.
Day 15: Alleppey to Cochin/Departure (Approx. 60 km, 1.5 hours approx)
Disembark from the houseboat after breakfast and transfer back to Cochin. If time permits, you can explore more of Cochin or indulge in some last-minute shopping. Later, transfer to Cochin International Airport for your departure flight to your onward destination, carrying beautiful memories of your tour.
- Assistance on arrival at airport.
- 14 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 14 nights accommodation
Delhi x 2 nights
3* - Madhuban Hotel/ Emarald Hotel
4* - The Royal Plaza/ Country Inn & Suite Saket
5* - Le Meridien/ The Claridges
Agra x 1 night
3* - Howard Plaza the Fern/ Atulyaa Taj
4* - Radission Hotel/ Holiday Inn
5* - Trident Hotel/ Courtyard by Marriott
Jaipur x 2 nights
3* - Redfox Hotel/ Park Ocean
4* - Holiday Inn City Centre/ Lemon Tree Premier
5* - ITC Rajputana/ Hilton Jaipur
Udaipur x 2 nights
3* - Jaiwana Haveli/ Hotel Amar Kothi
4* - Hotel Lakend/ Amet Haveli
5* - Aurika Udaipur - Luxury by Lemon Tree Hotels/ Trident Udaipur
Mumbai x 2 night
3* - Hotel Suba Palace/ BW Hotel Sahil
4* - Sun-N-Sand Hotel/ Fariyas Hotel
5* - Trident Hotel/ ITC Grand Central
Goa x 3 nights
3* - Varca Le Palm/ Lambana Resort
4* - Lemon Tree Hotel Candolim/ The Chances Resort & Casino
5* - Zuri Varca Goa White Sand Resort & Casino/ Alila Diwa Goa
Kochi/Cochin x 2 nights
3* - The Dune Hotel/ Abad Plaza
4* - Casino Hotel/ The Avenue Regent
5* - Xandari Harbour/ Le Meridien
Day cruise in Alleppey
3* - Deluxe Houseboat (ATDC Houseboat/ Dream Boats)
4* - Premium Houseboat (Abad Premium Houseboats/ Rainbow Premium Houseboats)
5* - Luxury Houseboat (Xandari Riverscapes/ Lakes & Lagoons)
- Udaipur - Mumbai - Goa - Cochin flight fare approx INR 15, 500 per person in economy class.
- 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.