After breakfast checkout from hotel and proceed for sightseeing tour of New Delhi where ornate buildings recall the days when India was the Jewel in the crown of the British empire. Visit the 11th century QUTUB MINAR ,INDIA GATE and the THE GRAND GOVERNMENT BUILDINGS, THE PRESIDENT'S HOUSE, MAHATAMA GANDHI MEMORIAL. Also visit LAXMI NARAYAN TEMPLE popularly known as BIRLA TEMPLE. Later drive to Jaipur. Late evening arrive jaipur and transfer to Hotel. Night stay in Jaipur
After breakfast visit the magnificent TAJ MAHAL - one of the seven wonders of the world surely the most extravagant expression of love ever created. 20,000 men labored for over 17 years to build this memorial to Shah Jahan's beloved wife Also visit the AGRA FORT - the rusty and majestic red-sandstone fort of Agra stands on the banks of the river Yamuna and the construction was started by Emperor Akbar in 1566. At the Diwan-I-Am (hall of public audience), a colonnaded hall of red-sandstone with a throne alcove of inlaid marble at the back, the Emperor heard public petitions. At the Diwan-I-Khas (hall of private audience) where marble pavilions with floral inlays lend an ethereal ambience, the Emperor sat on his gem-studded Peacock Throne and met foreign ambassadors and rulers of friendly kingdoms. Afternoon drive to Orchha. Arrive Orchha and transfer to Hotel. Night stay in Orchha.
Day 5 : Orchha - Khajuraho ( By Road approx 4 hrs drive )
After breakfast proceed for city sightseeing tour of Orchha this historical site with magnificient TEMPLES and MONUMENTS. Some of the palaces were decorated with painted murals which represent the finest flowering of the Bundela school of painting .Later drive to Khajuraho the legendary temples of khajuraho are an incomparable experience. Acknowledged as one of the world's artistic wonders, these temples dedicated to the Hindu pantheon of Gods are covered in carvings that are a paean to life and love. Built within a short span of a hundred years by the Chandela Rajputs, the 10th century temples lay forgotten until they were discovered in the present century. Khajuraho has achieved fame for the sensual appeal of its erotic sculptures. Arrive Khajuraho and visit WESTERN TEMPLES of khajuraho while your guide explains the intricate meaning and legends behind each describable sculpture. Later transfer to hotel. Night stay in Khajuraho.
Departure After breakfast enjoy morning BOAT CRUISE at the river Ganges to observe the way of life of pilgrims by the Ghats. Later excursion to SARNATH, 10kms. East of Varanasi, is one of the Buddhism's major centers of India. After attaining enlightenment, the Buddha came to Sarnath where he gave his first sermon. Visit the DEER PARK and the MUSEUM, and later transfer to Varanasi aiport to board the the flight to Delhi to connect the onward flight.