Welcome to Kolkata: - Incredible North India tour will start with your arrival at Kolkata. Get grand reception at airport arrival by Trojan Holidays representative. Get transfer to the hotel. Day on leisure activities. Evening enjoy the Durga Puja Festival. Visit Durga Puja Pandals in the city. Overnight at hotel.
After breakfast get ready for sightseeing of Kolkata city tour covering Howrah Bridge*, Belur Math, Vivekananda Setu*, Dakshineswar Temple, GPO*, Writers Building*, Eden Garden Stadium*, St. Pauls Cathedral Church, Victoria Memorial Hall, Mother House & Birla Temple. Evening enjoy the Durga Puja Festival. Overnight at the hotel.
After healthy breakfast in the morning check out from the hotel and transfer to airport to board the flight to Varanasi. Reach Varanasi and check in at the hotel. Varanasi-said to be the India’s most sacred city situated on the western bank of the holy river Ganga. It is also the oldest living city in the world. As a place for devotion and worship, with hundreds of temples dotting the city, sunrise on the river front as seen from a boat can be a spiritually uplifting sight. It has a fascination uniquely its own, a quality of sublime beauty, a timeless eternal appeal. Varanasi is the city which cannot be described, only experienced. Overnight in the hotel.
Early morning go for Ganga boat ride. Come back hotel for breakfast and After that Visit the Kashi Vishwanath Temple -The temple is located in the premises of the Banaras Hindu University and is about thirty minutes walk from the gates of the university. The temple, built by the Birlas, was planned by Pandit Madan Mohan Malaviya. Unlike many other temples in Varanasi, this temple is open to all irrespective of caste or creed.
Come back hotel for breakfast and After that in the morning excursion to Sarnath, 10kms & East of Varanasi, is the place where Buddha chose to deliver his first sermon. The celebrated Mantra, 'Buddham Sharanam Gachhami', owes its origin to Sarnath. On the day before his death Buddha included Sarnath along with Lumbini, Bodh Gaya and Kushinagar as the four places he thought to be sacred to his followers. It makes Sarnath one of the most venerated Buddhist places. Besides Buddhism, Sarnath is also connected with Jainism. There are many Buddhist monuments and edifices in Sarnath. Some of the important Buddhist monuments at Sarnath are the Dhamekha stupa, the Chaukhandi stupa and monasteries and temples of different schools of Buddhism from Japan, China, Thailand, Burma and others. The Indian Buddhist society called Mahabodhi Society maintains a park around the Buddha temple. The Mahabodhi Temple within the park has a tooth relic of the Buddha. There is also a vast expanse of ancient ruins at Sarnath. Several Buddhist structures were raised at Sarnath between the 3rd century BC and the 11th century AD, and today it presents the most expansive ruins amongst places on the Buddhist trail. The Ashoka pillar of Sarnath is the National emblem of India. Also visit the deer park and the museum and later back to Varanasi. Night stay in Varanasi.
Day 07: Varanasi – Delhi by flight and Transfer to Agra (by road 4 hour drive)
After healthy breakfast in the morning check out from the hotel and proceed to Varanasi airport to board your flight to Delhi, arrive Delhi and later transfer to Agra, Check in to the hotel in Agra. Evening on leisure activities. Overnight in the Hotel.
After healthy breakfast and later drive to the City of Taj Mahal - the beautiful city is situated on the banks of holy river Yamuna. Agra is the third largest city in the state of Utter Pradesh in India and a prominent tourist destination in the country. Millions of tourists visit Agra from all across the world every year to see the beauty of majestic Taj Mahal and other historical monument lying everywhere in the city. Agra is primarily witness of Mughal architectural excellence and their love for structural designs. Agra is also a prime center of rich cultural heritage and art in India.
After healthy breakfast in the morning check out from the hotel and proceed to Delhi, reach Delhi by road drive and after that go to Delhi airport to board the flight for Kolkata. Reach Kolkata and transfer to Hotel in Kolkata. Evening enjoy Durga Puja festival.Overnight in hotel.