Day 01 / Arrival Delhi
Arrive Delhi, meet assist at the airport & transfer to hotel.
Night stay in Delhi.
Day 02 / Delhi
After a leisurely breakfast sightseeing tour of New Delhi where
ornate buildings recall the days when India was the Jewel in
the crown of the British empire. Visit the 11th century Qutab
Minar, India Gate and the grand government buildings, the President's
House, Red fort, Mahatama Gandhi Memorial, Also visit Laxmi
Narayan temple popularly known as Birla Temple. Night stay in
Day 03 / Delhi - Agra
Morning drive to the city of Taj, Agra & transfer to hotel.
Start the sightseeing of Agra by visiting the magnificent Taj
Mahal one of the of the world surely the most extravagant expression
of love ever created. 20,000 men laboured for over 17 years
to build this memorial to Shah Jahan's beloved wife. It's a
wealth of white marble and semi-precious stone-undoubtedly the
highlight of your tour. Also visit the Agra fort - the rusty
and majestic red-sandstone fort of Agra stands on the banks
of the river Yamuna and the construction was started by Emperor
Akbar in 1566. At the Diwan-I-Am (hall of public audience),
a colonnaded hall of red-sandstone with a throne alcove of inlaid
marble at the back, the Emperor heard public petitions. At the
Diwan-I-Khas (hall of private audience) where marble pavilions
with floral inlays lend an ethereal ambience, the Emperor sat
on his gem-studded Peacock Throne and met foreign ambassadors
and rulers of friendly kingdoms. Evening free to explore the
Agra's rich heritage of handicrafts in its markets. Night stay
Day 04 / Agra - Jaipur
After breakfast drive to Jaipur- the fabled "pink city" of the
desert named after Jai Singh, the former Maharaja of Jaipur.
This is the only city in the world symbolizing the nine divisions
of the universe through the nine rectangular sectors subdividing
it. The palaces and forts of the yesteryears, which were witnesses
to the royal processions and splendors are now living monuments
enroute visiting Fatehpur Sikri-a perfectly preserved red sandstone
"ghost town" which was the estranged capital of mughal emperor
Akbar, built in 1569 and deserted when its water supply failed.
Arrive Jaipur in late evening & transfer to hotel. Night
stay in Jaipur.
Day 05 / Jaipur
After breakfast visit the majestic Amber Fort, is one that cannot
be easily described. You ride up on Elephants to the former
capital of the royals set against the backdrop of the wooded
hills later visit the City Palace-the royal residence of the
Maharaja of Jaipur and is known for its stunning architecture,
it also houses a museum. Later visit the Palace of Winds also
known as Hawa Mahal, this elaborate building, now little more
than a façade, is encrusted with delicate screens and carved
balconies from which the royal ladies, confined to their quarters,
could sneak views of the outside world. Past, present and future
merge at Jai Singh's Observatory, where time has been accurately
measured since the 17th century. Night stay in Jaipur.
06 / Jaipur - Udaipur
Morning drive to Udaipur- an oasis in the desert state of Rajasthan
enroute visiting Pushkar. Pushkar boasts temples, though few
are as ancient as you might expect at such an important pilgrimage
site, since many were deserted by Aurangzeb and subsequently
rebuilt. The most famous is the Brahma Temple, said to be one
of the few temples in the world dedicated to this deity. It's
marked by red spire, and over the entrance gateway is the hans,
or goose symbol, of Brahma, who is said to have personally chosen
Pushkar as its site. Arrive Udaipur and transfer to hotel. Night
stay in Udaipur.
Day 07 / Udaipur
Morning city sight seeing tour of Udaipur. The city is built
in 1559 A.D. by Maharaja Udai Singh and has been described as
the most romantic spot on the continent of India by Col. James
Todd. Visit the City Palace museum, the Jagdish temple, Sahelion
Ki Bari (Queen’s resort for their friends) Bhartiya Lok
Kala Mandir (Folk art museum) and the Pratap Memorial. Rest
of the day at leisure. Night stay in Udaipur.
08 / Udaipur - Delhi/ Bombay - Departure
Transfer to airport to connect the flight for Delhi / Bombay.
07- 15 Apr 08
will be a supplement charge during Christmas Eve and New
Cost Includes :
*** 07 nights accomodation as per the itinerary with daily breakfast.
*** Surface Travel by exclusive airconditioned car.
*** All transfers & sightseeing as per the itinerary.
*** Local english speaking guides.
*** Elephant ride in Jaipur (Subject to availability), Boat ride in Udaipur.
*** All taxes, driver allowances, Parking etc.
Cost does not include :
*** Entrance fee to monuments.
*** Any airfare
*** Tips, laundry.
*** Any item not shown in Cost Includes.
Internal flights / Cost per person in economy class
Udaipur-Delhi : USD 134.50
Udaipur-Mumbai : USD 158.50
Airfares are subject to change any time without any prior notice.
Hotels Selected (Luxury)
Delhi : The Oberoi / Imperial
Agra : Amarvilas
Jaipur : Rajvilas
Udaipur : Udaivilas
Hotels Selected (Royal)
Delhi : Nikko / The Grand Intercontinental / The Grand
Agra : Jay Pee Palace / Taj View / Trident
Jaipur : Hotel Trident / Le Meridien
Udaipur : Shiv Niwas / Trident
Hotels Selected (Classic)
Delhi : The Connaught / Hotel City Park / Hotel Marina
Agra : Agra Ashok / Clarks / Howard Park Plaza
Jaipur : Hotel Jaipur Palace / Wall Street / Hotel Clarks Amer / KK Royal Days
Udaipur : Uday Kothi / Shikarbadi / Swaroop Vilas
Hotels Selected (Economy)
Delhi : Hotel Dream Inn / Apra
Agra : Royale Residency / Deedar-e-Taj
Jaipur : Maurya Palace / Royal Plazzo
Udaipur : Vishnu Priya