Enjoy a morning sightseeing tour of Old Delhi, which includes a visit to Jama Masjid, the largest mosque in India; a rickshaw ride in Chandni Chowk, ‘silver street’, one of the largest trading centres of India; drive past Red Fort, the place that marked the announcement of India’s freedom from the British Raj; visit Raj Ghat, cremation site of Mahatma Gandhi. Later in the afternoon, discover the modern city of New Delhi, which includes a visit to Qutab Minar, a fine example of Indo-Islamic architecture and the world’s tallest minaret; Gurudwara Bangla Sahib, the largest Sikh temple of Delhi, with a gold tomb, still in active worship; Photo stop at India Gate, the war memorial arch built in honour of the soldiers who died in the second world war; drive past residents House, Parliament House and other Government Secretariat Buildings, the most imposing features of Lutyen’s Delhi. Overnight at Country Inn or similar.
Leave Delhi for Haridwar Journey. Haridwar”– A Way to Heaven. Haridwar is also pronounced as Hardwar by many Hindu pilgrims who consider Hardwar to be the holiest place among all others. Hardwar is a very spiritual place and the presence of the river Ganges has made its recognition more intense and profound. The river Ganges tumbles down to the northern plains from the hills and the sight is extremely reflective and attracts millions of devotee from all over the world. A must watch place in Hardwar is HARI-KI-PAIRI. It is basically a huge Ghats of the river Ganges where all the pilgrims gather for the evening prayers at sharp seven o clock above the stairs of the ghat. Attened Ganga Arati at Hari-ki Par. Dinner and overnight Hotel Lakshya.
Rishikesh around Lakshman Jhula. Sight Seeing Neelkanth is situated at a height of 1675 m,on a hill above Swarg Ashram, Neelkanth Mahadev is one of the Most revered temples of Rishikesh. Mythology says that in the ancient times When the ocean was being churned for 'Amrit' (Potion for immortality), first Venom oozed out. Lord Shiva drank the venom at a place which is now called Nilkanth Mahadeo.Neelkanth is just 32km. from Rishikesh via Barrage and 22 km. Via Ram Jhoola. Diner and night halt at Hotel Lakshya.
Sight seeing The Agra Taj Mahal, one of the seven wonders of the world A pristine monument of undying love. It was built by Emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his beloved queen Mumtaz Mahal. Agra is Known for its splendid marble inlay work like the Pietra Dura work on the Taj,Taj Mahal was built on the banks of river Yamuna by emperor Shajahan in the memory of his beloved wife Ajum and Bano. The site selected for the tomb was given by the Maharaja of Amber. White marble was taken from makrana Rajasthan. The chief architect was Ustad Isa Afendi and Ustad Lahori. Artists were invited from Persia, Turkey and Baghdad. The work of mauseoleum began in 1633 and 20,000 workers laboured for 17 years to build it. The marble walls are carved with motifs and inlaid work of precious and semi-precious stones. For centuries this monuments has attracted tourist from all over the world. Taj Mahal is a world heritage site.
Jaipur On your first day you will be welcomed at the magnificent Pink City, Jaipur. The city with graceful architecture in a unique pink colour was established in the year 1727 by the then Maharaja, Sawai Jai Singh II. Jaipur is known as one of the well-planned cities of its time. The capital of Rajasthan, Jaipur is predominantly known for its musicians, artisans and craftsmen. Today, it is visited for its fine jewellery, varied textiles and sumptuous cuisine.
Sight-Seeing Cathedral and Church of St Francis Assisi, Goa State Museum, Molem & Cotigao Wildlife Sanctuaries, Shri Bhagwati Temple, Shri Shantadurga Temple, Shri Mangesh Temple Diner and overnight at Hotel MeradenGrand.
Sight seeing Mumbai Rest Packing Ready to Leave for Airport. Mumbai is the capital of the Indian state of Maharashtra. It is the most populous city in India, and the second most populous city in the world, with a population of approximately 14 million. Along with the neighbouring urban areas, including the cities of Navi Mumbai and Thane, it is one of the most populous urban regions in the world. Mumbai lies on the west coast of India and has a deep natural harbour. As of 2009, Mumbai was named an Alpha world city. Mumbai is also the richest city in India,