Day 02: Delhi
After breakfast proceed for a day sightseeing tour of the city.Start with the sightseeing of Old Delhi. The tour will begin with a visit to Raj Ghat, a simple memorial to Mahatma Gandhi; drive past the Red Fort continuing to the Jama Masjid by bicycle rickshaws, one of Asia- s largest mosques. The magnificent Red Fort, overlooking the river Jamuna was built during the years 1638 - 48 when the Moghul Empire was at its peak. The tour continues to Jama Masjid, one of Asia- s largest mosques and which is viewed from the outside.People stream in and out of the mosque continuously and the presence of a nearby bazaar means that the area is rarely quiet.After visiting Old Delhi, you will be driven to New Delhi, which reflects the legacy the British left behind. The division between New and Old Delhi is the division between the capitals of the British and the Mughals respectively. The division in the walled city and New Delhi also marks the division in the life-styles. The walled city is all tradition where one will be able to glean a past life-style in all its facets, colours and spells. New Delhi in contrast, is a city trying to live up to the best of 21st century standards.Overnight will be at Delhi.
Day 03: Delhi - Jaipur
Breakfast will be at hotel. Drive to Jaipur.This evening, visit the Birla Temple to learn more about the fascinating religious life of Jaipur. The marble structure, built as recently as 1985, houses ornate statues including one of Lakshmi (goddess of Wealth and Beauty) and Narayan dressed in gaudy robes, representing a Hindu vision of heavenly luxury. Carvings in the temple and on pillars supporting the covered walkways include images of the Hindu pantheon, as well as Jesus, the Blessed Virgin Mary and St Francis of Assisi. Your visit will coincide with the AARTI Ceremony, which involves oil lamps being lit and waved, in order to awake and invoke the deity. Enjoy the experience and spend night at Jaipur.Overnight will be in Jaipur.
Day 04: Jaipur
Proceed for a morning excursion to Amber Fort after breakfast. Elephant ride ascent to the fort.This afternoon is free for you to relax, shop or explore independently. Shopping is superb in Jaipur, particularly for gold and silver jewellery, pottery, tie-dye materials, silk, saris, wooden handicrafts and carpets.Overnight will be at Jaipur.
Day 07: Agra - Jhansi - Khajuraho
Breakfast will be at hotel.You will be transferred to station for train to Jhansi.Proceed for sightseeing of ORCHHA sites within the Fort Complex. Enjoy your lunch at Orchha.Continue drive to Khajuraho.Overnight will be at Khajuraho.
Day 08: Khajuraho - Varanasi
Breakfast will be at hotel.Proceed for a guided tour of the WESTERN SET OF TEMPLES of Khajuraho.Transfer in time to airport for flight to Varanasi. Upon arrival at Varanasi, you will be met and transferred to hotel.Overnight will be at Varanasi.
Day 09: Varanasi
Drive to Daswamedh Ghat very early in the morning and take a boat ride on the sacred river Ganges to see the cremation Ghats and witness the living traditions of one of the world's oldest and most important religions. (To start at 0500 hrs. for the best lifetime experience) For you to appreciate this remarkable city, we- ll transfer you to the banks of the River Ganges before the sun rises. Board a boat with your guide and proceed to the middle of the river, where at sunrise the sight unfolds before you. Thousands of faithful come daily to the banks to bathe and pray while in the background, temples and palaces rise in tiers from the water- s edge. Return for a walk through the cobblestone streets along the banks of "Ganga". As shops are opening, the place now becomes a beehive of activity as the faithful are coming and going.Return to hotel for a sumptuous breakfast.Proceed for day guided tour of Varanasi including the Bharat Mata Temple,You could also retire early as this would be a long day.Overnight will be in Varanasi.
Day 10: Varanasi - Kathmandu
Enjoy the morning at the hotel. Have a leisurely breakfast.Transfer to the airport for flight to Kathmandu.Reach Kathmandu.Relax for the rest of the day.Overnight will be at Kathmandu.
Day 12: Kathmandu - Pokhara
Breakfast will be at hotel. Proceed to the tranquil valley - Pokhara.Reach Pokhara, transfer to hotel, refresh and relax with the spectacular panorama of Annapurna range forming the backdrop.Overnight will be in Pokhara.
Day 13: Pokhara
We start our day with the early morning visit to Sarangkot for the fabulous sunrise. After the spectacular sunrise, we drive back to our hotel to start our remaining activities for the day with the breakfast at the hotel.Today, we take you to the famous Devi- s Fall (also known as Devin- s or David- s) locally known as Patale Chhango (Hell- s Fall), an awesome waterfall lying about 2 km south-west of Pokhara Airport on the highway to Tansen. Legend has it that a trekker (Devin, Davidand ) was washed away by the Pardi Khola and mysteriously disappeared down into an underground passage beneath the fall.Overnight will be in Pokhara.
Day 14: Pokhara - Kathmandu
Leave after a leisurely breakfast and proceed to Kathmandu by flight.Reach Kathmandu and take a flight to Delhi.Red Fort, Delhi TripReach Delhi and transfer to the hotel.Relax and overnight will be at Delhi.