After breakfast drive to Jaipur. En-route visit Amer Fort Ascend by painted elephant / Jeep Safari up to fort with its huge gateways and pillared pavilions. It has a marble Palace, Temple of victory and Sheesh Mahal (Hall of Mirrors). On arrival transfer to hotel. Evening is free for your own activities. You can visit local colorful bazaars of Jaipur. Overnight at the hotel.
Morning half day city sightseeing tour of Jaipur. Visit Maharaja's City Palace, the Observatory and Ram Niwas Gardens. Drive past Hawa Mahal and through the pink rose residential and business areas. Afternoon drive to Ranthambhore National Park situated 14 Kms. East of Sawai Madhopur. On arrival transfer to hotel. Overnight at the hotel.
After breakfast full day visit to The Park. Here Sanbhar, chital, chinkara, nigai, wild boar and common langur provide a spectrum of prey range for the resident tigers and their copredators leopard and jackal. Sloth bear and hyena also live in this unique habitat of dry deciduous forests. Overnight at hotel.
After breakfast sightseeing tour to Agra visiting the magnificent Taj Mahal - The Monument of love, built by Mogul Emperor Shahjahan in 1630 to enshrine the mortal remains of his queen Mumtaj Mahal. Also visit Agra Fort. Afternoon at leisure. You can visit local bazaars of Agra. Overnight at hotel.
Enjoy a short train rides in the morning to Jhansi, in Air-conditioned chair car. Transfer by car to Khajuraho (190 kms / 4 hrs) visiting Orchha en-route. Khajuraho is famous for its 10th century Chandela dynasty temples and their erotic sculpture. On arrival transfer to hotel. Afternoon visit 10th century Chandela temples. Overnight at hotel.
Early morning drive from Bandhavgarh for Khajuraho airport. On arrival connect flight to Varanasi and on arrival, transfer to the hotel. Varanasi is most important place of pilgrimage for Hindus and the sight of devout praying standing water deep in Ganges. Overnight stay at hotel.
Early Morning boats ride on River Ganges to visit Bathing Ghats, return to hotel for breakfast. City tours of Varanasi visiting various temples and Banaras Hindu University. Afternoon excursion to Sarnath. It was here that the Lord Buddha delivered his first sermon and set in motion the wheel of law of Buddhist faith. Overnight at hotel.
Morning is free for your own activities. Transfer to airport to connect flight for Kathmandu by IC751. Dep. Varanasi at 1300 hrs. Arr. Kathmandu at 1420 hrs. On arrival transfer to hotel. Afternoon visit Kathmandu city-known as Kantipur - the capital of the Kingdom of Nepal. Visit the temple of the Living Goddess, the Durbar Square with its array of temples overlooked by the Hanuman Dhoka Palace, the ancient place of the Nepalese Royalty and onto Swayambhunath a Buddhist stupa, which is said to be 2000 years old. Overnight at hotel.
Morning half day visit Patan also known as Lalitpur. It is the city of fine arts enclosed within four stupas said to be built in 3rd century AD, by Emperor Ashoka. Also visit the Tibetan Refugee Camp and the Handicraft centre, where you will witness the hand weaving of Tibetan carpets and moulding of metal statues. Afternoon visit Boudhnath. This stupa is one of the biggest in the world of its kind. Proceed onto Bhadgaon also known as Bhaktapur meaning the city of devotees. This place is the home of medieval art and architecture. Onto PASHUPATINATH - the temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva. The temple with two tiered golden roof and silver doors is famous for its superb architecture. (Entrance into the temple premesis is permitted to the Hindus only).