A wonderful introduction to India, this tour aims to incorporate the different facets of the country, from the political grandeur of Delhi to the artistic perfection of the Taj Mahal and finally to the regal palaces and fortresses of the Rajput Maharajas. Taken together, the tour offers visitors a fascinating insight into the mysteries of India.
Welcome to India. On arrival at Delhi International Airport Transfer to the Hotel. Overnight in Delhi. Hotel Check in starts Mid Afternoon
After Breakfast The first of your India tours to explore both Old and New Delhi. Delhi is an international metropolis with excellent tourist spots, recreational facilities, and a history that goes back to antiquity. A remarkable feature of the city is the extent of greenery all over. Delhi is also a dream city for vistors looking for items of handicrafts, not only the rich artistic crafts of its own craftsmen but also of craftsmen from all over the country. Delhi offers a multitude of interesting places and attractions to the visitor, so much so that it becomes difficult to decide from where to begin exploring the city. In Old Delhi, you’ll come across many mosques, forts, and other monuments that depict India’s Muslim history. The important places in Old Delhi includes Red Fort a photo Stop, Jama Masjid, Chandni Chowk the typical Indian market always abuzz with activity, Delhi Gate, proceed to New Delhi, on the other hand, is a modern city designed by Edwin Lutyens and Herbert Baker. Rashtrapati Bhawan photo stop , India Gate, Humayun’s Tomb, Qutab Minar, Lotus Bahai Temple. Free Time for Shopping & Leisure at Dilli Haat
Overnight in Delhi.
After Breakfast depart for Agra
Agra Sightseeing Tour
On arrival in the city of Agra we start the tour with our First halt at Sikandra It is the mausoleum of Emperor Akbar. It represents his philosophy and secular outlook, combining the best of Hindu and Muslim architectures in a superlative fusion. Completed in 1613 A.D., it is one of the well preserved monument. Proceed onto the main Attraction of Agra Taj Mahal….The Taj Mahal, the world-renowned monument to love “wonder of the world” beautifully crafted with white marble world famous is a mausoleum located in Agra, India, that was built under Mughal emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his favorite wife in 1630 to enshrine her mortal remains. Taj is known for the finest example of Mughal architecture with a style that combines elements from Turskish, Islamic and Persian.
Visit the Marbel Crafts Emporium a spectacular chance to see the marbel works visitors can also view tiny Taj Mahal collectibles replete with marble inlay are found as memorable souveniers. Then we proceed to view one of the most spectacular Forts of the Mughal Heritage Agra Fort Agra Fort is an Unesco World Heritage site built alongside the Yamuna river located in Agra. It is stretches about 2.5 kms. Agra fort one of the important fort in India. It is also known as Lal Qila, and Agra Fort.. Akbar chose this city on the bank of River Yamuna as his capital and proceeded to build a strong citadel for the purpose. Eemperor Shah Jahan, had built the Taj, was imprisoned by his son Aurangzeb in the Agra Fort where he had a view on the building erected for his deceased wife. It took 8 yeas and huge amount of money to complete its construction. Agra Fort in Agra contains beautiful mosques - Nagina Masjid , Meena Masjid, Sheesh Mahal, Khas Mahal and Meena Bazar.
one can explore Agra’s rich heritage by visiting Spice Shops,Carpets,Clothes etc. End of the day with a deep and peaceful sleep dreaming of Taj Mahal all through the night.
Over Night in Agra.
After Breakfast Drive to Jaipur en-route visiting Fatehpur Sikri an eerily abandoned capital from the Mughal Empire between 1570 and 1586. Akbar built this city to celebrate the birth of his son and future heir to the throne, Emperor Jahangir. While Akbar is believed to have been illiterate, he took great interest in the arts and architecture. Fatehpur Sikri is one of his masterworks. Sadly, it served as capital for little more than a decade, eventually abandoned for lack of accessible water. Evening: At leisure Afternoon: On arrival check in to the hotel. Jaipur, Rajasthan’s capital is also known as the Pink City. The origin of this nickname becomes immediately apparent as you enter the old city walls and greet the pink-colored buildings that rise at every turn. Proceed for Jaipur city .
Overnight in Jaipur.
After Breakfast Start with an exhilarating excursion to Amber Fort perched on top of a hill. A royal ride on elephant (subject to availability) up the hill like the Maharajas of past times and visit the Jagmandir (the hall of victory). Perched on a hillside on the outskirts of town, the palace was constructed in the 1590s by Maharaja Man Singh, the commander of Akbar’s army, and was largely motivated by the highly defensible location. This is a beautiful and very well preserved structure, built on four levels and surrounded by ruins, which served as the backdrop for the Mira Nair movie “Kama Sutra: A Tale of Love.” Afternoon: View the grand Hawa Mahal (Palace of Winds). This magnificent structure was built to allow the royal ladies ofthe palace to discretely watch the grand processions along the main street, City Palace and impressive Jantar Mantar, an astronomical observatory built in the early 1700s by Maharaja Jai Sing II, the great warriorastronomer to which this city owes its name. Jaipur is a centre of many handicrafts, such as durries (woven rugs), carpets, printed cloth, semi-precious stones, leatherwear etc a chance to glimpse through the outlets, Evening is Free for own activities
Overnight in Jaipur.
After Breakfast checkout from the hotel & transfer to Udaipur. Arrive and Transfer to the Hotel.
Overnight in Udaipur.
After breakfast at the hotel and proceed for the guided tour Udaipur
If Jaipur is a city in pink, Udaipur is a study in white. The city is famous for its palaces, lake, museums, temples, and gardens. The City Palace and Museum is considered as the largest palace complex in Rajasthan and its museum has stunning collection of objects collected by different Maharanas of Udaipur over the centuries. The Picholia Lake, Udai Sagar, and Pratap Sagar are some of the most beautiful lakes in the state. Some other attractions in the city are the Jagdish Temple, Saheliyon Ki Bari, Jag Mandir, Bhartiya Lok Kala Mandir, Pratap Memorial, and Ahar Museum. Udaipur Lake Pichola Boat Ride
Overnight in Udaipur.
After Breakfast checkout from the hotel & transfer to Udaipur Airport to Flight for Mumbai. Arrive and Transfer to the Hotel.
Overnight in Mumbai.
After Breakfast Once you are in Mumbai, the list of sites to visit is endless. First of all the twinkling lights from the skyscrapers itself will keep your eyes wide open with excitement and wonder. And to add up to your excitement you have a number of sites to visit that could be teamed up as historical sites, contemporary wonders, archaeological sites, religious sites and natural wonders. The Gateway of India is the main attraction of Mumbai city. Built to commemorate the visit of King George V and Queen Mary for the Delhi Durbar in the year 1911, this massive historical monument makes a must visit during your Mumbai sightseeing. Moreover, there are sites like the Mani Bhawan or the Gandhi memorial, Prince of Wales Museum, Marine Drive and Juhu that give you the feeling of being in the commercial capital of India. The gardens like the Hanging Garden and the Kamla Nehru Garden will provide you the much needed rest between your sightseeing trips and the Chowpatty gives you the view of one of the most happening beaches of Mumbai.
Overnight in Mumbai.
After breakfast checkout from the hotel & transfer to Mumbai Airport to Flight for Bangalore. Arrive and Transfer to the Hotel.
Bangalore sightseeing Tour
Enjoy the City Tour of Bangalore the capital city of Karnataka is one of the most important metropolis of India. It is a vital centre of science, aeronautics and electronics. Situated 1000 m above sea level, this garden city has pleasant weather round the year. The Lalbagh, one of the finest botanical Gardens of India, Cubbon Park laid in 1864 sprawling across 300 acres, Vidhana Soudha built in 1956 housing The State Legislature and Secretariat are the main attractions.
Overnight in Bangalore.
After Breakfast checkout from the hotel & transfer to Mysore. Arrive and Transfer to the Hotel.
Overnight in Mysore.
After Breakfast, Enjoy the City Tour of Mysore, 770 m above sea level, this imperial city was the erstwhile capital of the Wodeyars. The legend takes its name from a famous demon called Mahishasur, a great warrior who ruled as a tyrant until he was killed by the goddess Chamundeshwari. Mysore as we see today is most famous for the imposing Royal Palace with a magnificent Durbar Hall, particularly splendid during the Dussehra Festival when the Maharaja's jewellery, studded gold throne (weighing 200 kgs) is on display. Chamundeshwari temple perched on a hilltop is 2000 years old, Nandi Bull half way to the hill is a 4.8 metre monolith. 19 km north-west of Mysore is the KRS Dam and the ornamental Brindavan Gardens. The musical fountains and colourful lights transform this place into a fairly land in the evenings.
Overnight in Mysore.
After breakfast checkout from the hotel & transfer to Ooty. Arrive and Transfer to the Hotel.
Overnight in Ooty.
After breakfast Sightseeing tour of Ooty and Conoor. Ooty, an integral part of the great plateau occupying the junction of the Eastern and Western Ghats. Located at 2240m above sea level, Ooty is the headquarters of the Nilgris district. Apart from coffee and tea plantations, trees like confiers, eucalyptus, pine and the wattle dot the hillside in Ooty and its environ. The places of interest in Ooty include Botanical Gardens where "summer Festival" is held each during the month of May: the artificial lake and Dodabetta Peak which is the highest point in the district at a height of 2623m.
17 km from Ooty is the first of these hills stations. Coonoor is a small town with an equable climate that has made it popular as hill resort. Tea and Tourism Festival is held here during Dec-Jan. the main attraction is the Sim's Park, a small well maintained botanical garden that has several varieties of plants not to be found in other hill stations.
Overnight in Ooty.
After breakfast checkout from the hotel & transfer to Bangalore Airport to Flight for Cochin. Arrive Cochin and Transfer to the Hotel.
Overnight in Cochin.
After breakfast Enjoy The City Tour of Cochin
Being a major harbour from the times of the British and Portuguese, Cochin has a rich heritage of forts, churches and temples. A visit to these ancient marvels gives you an overview of the political, religious and commercial developments of the city. Some of the major attractions of the city are the Dutch Palace, Jewish Synagogue, Fort Kochi, St. Francis Church, Santa Cruz Basilica, Dutch Cemetery, the Chinese Nets, Willingdon Island, and Hill Palace Museum.
Overnight in Cochin.
After breakfast checkout from the hotel & transfer to Alleppey. Arrive and Transfer to the Resort.
Enjoy the Free time at Back Water destination
Washed by the Arabian Sea and interlocked by a number of canals and bridges, Alappuzha is a pleasant and easygoing destination. A trip to this place during mid-December enables you take part in the festivities at the town temple. A walk through the streets makes you familiar with the Kerala style of architecture. The major destinations in the town include Kuttanad, Alappuzha Beach, Sea View Park, and Pathiramanal Free day for personal backwater acitivity
Overnight in Alleppey.
After breakfast checkout from the Resort & transfer to Alleppey to Kumarkom By House Boat.
Rest of the time free for leisure…The tranquil backwaters of Kerala is a superb experience..Sensational in its own silent way, Alleppey enables you to experience the back water country.
Overnight in Kumarkome.
After Breakfast checkout from the hotel & transfer to Cochin Airport.
And Our Tour Ends With Sweet Memories...!!!
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