Arrive at the New Delhi International airport. Our representative will assist you in getting transferred to your booked hotel. Upon arrival, check in to the hotel, you shall be welcomed with traditional Garlands and welcome traditionally with Arti and Tikka (a Hindu Ritual where young women puts a vermillion on your forehead welcomes you with a platter of auspicious items). This will remark as an auspicious start to your journey to India.. Post this key shall be handed over to you after a quick check in. Relax and get rid of jetlag.
Later you will be taken for visit to Lotus Temple, India Gate and drive pass Parliament House & Presidents House. Then come back to the hotel for overnight stay.
Delhi: A Transition through Time - As you walk along the narrow by lanes of this city of dreams, tread softly. Every crumbling wall has a story to tell. Every yesterday is replete with history. Rulers have come and gone. The city has lived through wars and resurrection, repeatedly rising from the ashes.
India Gate: India Gate is constructed as a memorial and was built in the memory of 90,00 soldiers who laid down their lives during world war I. Located at Rajpath, India Gate is 42 m high and is popular relaxation area during the summer evenings. India Gate also acts as popular pinic spot during winter. Also known as the All India War Memorial, India Gate was designed and constructed by Lutyens. He was the one who is considered the chief proclaimed in designing the New Delhi plans.
Have breakfast in the hotel. This day there will be full day sightseeing of Delhi.
Visit Red Fort (closed on Monday), Rajghat, the memorial to Mahatma Gandhi, Qutab Minar, Jama Masjid. In the evening you will also be taken to local market for shopping.
Also Enjoy the famous Rickshaw ride in Old Delhi.
Later come back to the hotel for overnight stay.
Red Fort: Emperor Shah Jahan built Delhi's most magnificent monument, the Red Fort and above is the red fort picture . In 1638 Shah Jahan shifted the Mughal Empire's capital from Agra to Delhi. A new royal palace known as Red Fort or Red Fort Delhi (Lal Qila) was constructed. It was begun in 1639 and completed in 1648. The name Red Fort comes from the massive red sandstone walls that surround it.
Jama Masjid: It is the largest mosque in India. The Jama Masjid stands across the road in front of the Red Fort. Built between 1644 and 1658, Jama Masjid is one of the last architectural works of the Mughal emperor Shah Jahan. The spacious courtyard of the Jama Masjid holds thousands of faithful.
Chandni Chowk: The antiquity of the main market area of Chandni Chowk has rendered it a venerated place in the markets of Delhi. It is said that it was once lined with beautiful fountains. However, with time, it grew as crowded as it is today.
After early breakfast at the hotel, get driven to Agra.
Reach Agra in the afternoon. Check in the pre booked hotel.
Agra is famous as being home to one of the Seven Wonders of the world- the Taj Mahal. Agra was once the capital of the Mughal Empire and even today it seems to linger in the past. Not surprising, for the Mughal emperors with their passion for building, endowed the city with some of the finest structures in the world. It is very easy to slip away here through the centur ies into the grandeur and intrigues of the Mughal court.
Later you will be taken to visit the monuments in Agra. Visit includes The Itmad-ul-daulah, Red Fort. You will also be taken to Marble factory to watch the art on marbles. After having visit, return back to the hotel for breakfast. Then get driven to Jaipur.
En-route visit Fatehpur Sikri, also known as the Ghost City. Its gate, Bulund Darwaza, the largest gateway in the world is the main attraction of the town. Fatehpur Sikri built by Emperor Akbar in 1569, was the old capital of the Mughals, which was abandoned after 15 years due to scarcity of water.
Jaipur, the capital of Rajasthan still looks cradled and well protected. Jaipur takes its name from maharaja jai Singh, who in the early 1700s became the king of amber at the age of 13. He soon added architect and astronomy to his credentials. He designed the bulk of his new capital, with its exquisite buildings of rose colored terra cotta, thus giving it the name of "the pink city" with pink and orange the dominant colors, the effect is magic at dusk.
Upon arrival, check in the pre booked hotel. The evening will be free for shopping in the Local markets. Visit to Johari Bazar (Gems market). Return to the hotel for overnight stay.
Jaipur Gems are a highly desirable commodity. They are exported all over the world. Jaipur is internationally famous for exquisite cut and polish for its emeralds.It is an irresistible treasure trove for shoppers. Jaipur gems are polished within the vicinity of Jaipur city. The city is famous for cutting and polishing precious and semi-precious stones-including diamonds.
Jaipur Gemsare set in a local 'Kundan' jewelry style. This jewelry finds wide commercial acceptance throughout the world. Jaipur artisans are skilled in cutting,polishing and setting of diamonds, topaz and emeralds.
After breakfast at the hotel, proceed for an excursion to AMBER FORT in the outskirts of Jaipur.
Enjoy the Royal Elephant ride in Amer fort.
Enjoy the wonderful carvings and minute mirror work on the walls & ceilings. Explore the beautiful architecture of HAWA MAHAL, CITY PALACE and JANTAR MANTAR, then go to see the well preserve history in the MUSEUM. In the evening come back to the hotel for overnight stay.
Hawa Mahal: Hawa Mahal was built in 1799 by Maharaja Sawai Pratap Singh, Hawa Mahal is the most stunning sight in the city of Jaipur. The palace, part of a huge complex, overlooks one of Jaipur's main streets and was originally constructed to offer women of the court a vantage point, behind stone-carved screens, from which to watch the activities taking place in the bazaar and the surrounding streets.
Day 5 | Jaipur Udaipur Have a breakfast at the hotel and get driven to Udaipur The city of lakes, temples, gardens and narrow lanes strewn with stalls, carry the flavor of a heroic past, epitomizing velour and chivalry. Their reflection in the placid waters of the Lake Pichhola is an enticing sight. Arrival and check in at the hotel. Day at Relax.
Overnight at the Hotel.
Udaipur: Known as the "City of Lakes", Udaipur is a beautiful city in the state of Rajasthan in the western part of India. It was founded by Maharana Udai Singh II in 1559 as the capital of the Mewar kingdom. Located in the Aravalli Ranges, Udaipur is one of the most well-known tourist destinations of the country and beautifully exemplifies the Rajasthani culture. It is a city rich in history and culture and is visited by tourists from all over who come here to get a glimpse of the Rajput way of life. Udaipur is known all around for its numerous lakes. Fateh Sagar Lake, Rajasmand Lake, Udai Sagar Lake, Jaismand Lake and Pichola Lake are just few of the many beautiful likes in the city which add to the charm of the place and beautify the landscape. These lakes provide people with a wonderful way to spend a pleasant evening either sitting by the lake or boating. The city of Udaipur is also known for its palaces and forts, and every palace here is a tribute to the unique Mewar dynasty which has ruled the place for ages. The architectural style is extremely artistic and intricate. The City Palace, which is the largest palace complex in Rajasthan and an exquisite mix of Medieval, European and Chinese architecture, the Lake Palace situated in the middle of the Pichola Lake, the three storied Jag Mandir Palace are some of the many beautiful palaces in Udaipur. Many of the palace