After a leisurely breakfast, proceed for a sightseeing tour of Old Delhi.Old Delhi A sight-seeing tour of Old Delhi would entail visiting Red Fort The red sandstone walls of Lal Qila, the Red Fort, extend for two km and vary in height from 18 meters on the river side to 33 metres on the city side. Shah Jahan started construction of the massive fort in 1638 and it was completed in 1648. Jama Masjid Jama Masjid The splendid mosque built by Muhammad Ali Shah in the typical Mughal style with two minarets and three domes, lies to the west of the Hussainabad Imambara. Raj Ghat the memorial site where Mahatma Gandhi was cremated. Also, visit the Swami Narayan Temple and Bangla Sahib Gurudwara.Proceed for the visit of New Delhi.New Delhi An extensive sight-seeing tour of New Delhi would include a visit:- Humayun s Tomb Built in the mid 16th century by Haji Begum, senior wife of Humayun, the second Mughal emperor, Humayun s Tomb is an early example of Mughal architecture built in Delhi. Qutub Minar 13 km to the south of Connaught Circus at Lalkote of 8th century Tomor Rajputs, the 72.5 mts high Victory Pillar stands as a victory stand of a Muslim King Qutub-ud-din-Aibak in India. A drive along the ceremonial avenue Rajpath, past the imposing India Gate, Parliament House, The President s Residence, and a drive through the Diplomatic Enclave. End with the visit of the Lotus temple at the sunset.Overnight at Delhi.
After an early breakfast, drive to the city of Taj (Agra),Arrive Agra and transfer to hotel.In the afternoon visit the The Agra fort situated on the banks of Yamuna River, North West of the Taj Mahal, this majestic fort was started by the Emperor Akbar and it developed as a strong hold of the Mughal Empire, under successive generations. This majestic fortress of red sandstone encompasses within its 2.5 km long endosure walls, the imperial city of the Mughal rulers. It comprises many visionary palaces, such as the Jahangir Palace and the Khas Mahal, built by Shah Jahan, audience halls such as the Dewan I Khas and two very beautiful mosques.In the late afternoon, visit the Taj Mahal at the sunset a white marble Tomb build in 1631 1648, seat of the Mughal Empire by Shah Jahan for his wife, Arjuman Banu Begum or Mumtaz Mahal.In the evening, free to explore the Agra s rich heritage of handicrafts and a marble making factory.Overnight in Agra.
After a leisurely breakfast, drive to Jaipur known as pink cityand the capital of Rajasthan named after Jai Singh, the former Maharaja of Jaipur.Enroute visit the deserted city of Fatehpur Sikri, a place worth visiting to discover how once the city could have been which has now turned into ruins, situated 26 miles west of Agra, it was build at orders of the Mughal Emperor Akbar.Arrive Jaipur in the evening and transfer to the hotel.Overnight in Jaipur.
Today after a leisurely breakfast, take an excursion to the majestic Amber Fort.Take an elephant or jeep ride to ascend the hill on which the fort is situated.Later visit the City Palace and the Observatory and photo stop near the Palace of Winds, also known as Hawa Mahal.In the evening, you have the option to see an ethnic village.Overnight in Jaipur.
Early morning, take the Swarna Shatabdi train at 07:20hrs to Amritsar.Arrive Amritsar at 1325 hrs. You will be met on arrival and transfer to the hotel.In the late afternoon, proceed to visit the Wagah Border to see the changing of guards ceremony between India and Pakistan.Return to the hotel.Overnight in Amritsar
After breakfast, visit the Golden Temple the holiest shrine of the Sikh religion, also known as Hari Mandir; Jallianwala Bagh The park commemorates the 2000 Indians who were killed or wonded at this site, shot indiscriminately by the British in 1919.Afternoon, transfer to the railway station to board the train for Delhi. Leave for Delhi by Swarna Shatabdi express departing at 1700 hrs
On arrival in Delhi at 2305 hrs, you will be met and transferred to the international airport for your homebound flight orwill be transferred to a pre booked hotel for your overnight stay.