Day 01 : Delhi
Fly from your country to New Delhi, you will be greeted & assisted upon
arrival. Transfer to Hotel for overnight stay.
02 : New & Old Delhi
Breakfast at Hotel and then leave for full day sightseeing of Old and New
Delhi visiting Jamia Masjid, enjoy rickshaw ride in narrow alleys of old
Delhi through Kinari Bazaar and 400 years old Chandni Chowk, Red Fort,
Crematory of Mahatma Gandhi, Birla Temple, Parliament House, Presidential
House, India Gate, Government buildings & Qutab Minar. Welcome dinner
will be organized at Village Restaurant Bistroo with Indian Cultural dances.
Return Hotel for overnight stay.
Day 03 : Delhi - Sariska ( 185 Km, 04 hours )
Morning leave for Sariska, arrive & check in at 19th century Hotel
Sariska Palace, was once the hunting resort of Maharaja of Alwar. Afternoon
visit Sariska Tiger Reserve by Jeep Safari to watch different varieties of
animals such as tiger, panther, leopard, spotted deer, barking deer, wild
boar, and Antelopes etc. Return to Hotel for overnight stay.
Day 04 :
Sariska - Jaipur ( 120 Km, 02.1/2 hours )
After breakfast drive to Jaipur. This historic city was founded by Maharaja
Swai Jai Singh in 1727 AD after shifting his capital from Amer valley to
newly formed and planned city of its time after consulting so many maps of
the world and finally organized own religious map Shilpa Shastra with the
help of a young Bengali architect Vidyadhar Batacharya. Maharaja Swai Jai
Singh was a builder, astronomer, astrologer, soldier, philosopher.
Presently, Jaipur is the capital of Rajasthan & is world famous as the
Pink City. Arrive and check in at Hotel Clarks Amer / similar, afternoon
visit busy markets of old Pink City to watch daily life. Return to Hotel for
Day 05 : Jaipur
Breakfast, leave Hotel to explore full day sightseeing of Jaipur visiting
Hawa Mahal (palace of winds) where from royal ladies were watching daily
processions and life. Afterwards visit Amer Fort by elephant ride , that
gives you the experience and impression of how Maharajas & royal family
members were using the services of elephants. After lunch visit City Palace
Museum, Astrological Observatory and local busy markets. Return to Hotel for
Day 06 : Jaipur
- Fatehpur Sikri - Agra ( 235 Km, 06 hours )
Morning leave for Agra Enroute one of the most important place of Mughal
era Fatepur founded by Akbar in 1569 AD as a ceremonial capital. But
unfortunately this magnificent city was abandoned due to scarcity of
drinking water and Akbar went back to Agra. Continue your drive to Agra,
arrive and check in at Hotel Clarks Shiraz. After change and wash visit one
of the wonders of the world, Taj Mahal ( monument of love ), founded by 5th
great Mughal Emperor Shahi Jahan in the memory of his beloved queen Anjuman
Bano Begum ( with love emperor called her Mumtaz ). After her death in 1627
AD, in her memory emperor started to built Taj Mahal ( Taj means crown &
Mahal means Palace, so it is Crown Palace ) from 1631 to 1653 AD with twenty
two thousand labors working since sun rise to sun set in twenty two years.
The marble was transported from Makrana in Rajasthan by the help of animals.
Return to Hotel for overnight stay.
Day 07 : Agra
After breakfast visit Agra Fort, was built by three emperors, Akbar &
Jahangir in red sand stone & Shahi Jahan in white marble. The Fort is
2.5 Km long and during Mughal rule one third of the Fort was occupied by the
army. When British ruled India, they repeated same tradition and now
traditionally Indian army has occupied the same. Afterwards visit
Itma-ud-ullha the baby Taj. Return to Hotel for overnight stay.
Day 08 : Agra - Gwalior - Delhi ( Shatabadi Express )
Morning transfer to Agra railway station to board Shatabadi Express for
Gwalior, arrive and full day sightseeing will be organized visiting 15th
century Gwalior Fort, few old temples within the Fort, rock cut Buddhist &
Jain statues. Afterwards visit well preserved Gwalior Palace. The specialty
of the Palace is Silver train which moves around to serve drinks, if someone
will pick a bottle, the train will stop unless the bottle will not be kept
back. Late afternoon transfer to Gwalior railway station to board same
Shatabadi express for New Delhi. Arrive & transfer to International
airport to board flight back to your country.