01 : Mumbai
Fly from your country to Mumbai, you will be greeted & assisted upon
arrival. Transfer to Hotel for overnight stay. Presuming the flights arrives
in late night. Changes in flight If any can be adjusted.
Day 02 : Mumbai
Breakfast in Hotel and then drive to Gateway of India, This Historic
monument was built To welcome the Royal family of England in 1914 and later
in 1947 the bristles left the India by the same Gate. Nearby only is the
boarding place for ferry to visit Elephanta Caves in Arabian Sea 45 minutes
of cruise. Now Inside the caves runs a train for the visitors. Return back
on the same route. Afternoon city tour of Mumbai visit Prince Charles
museum, tower of silence, hanging garden, and particularly Municipal
Building. The Nariman point And back bay are the reclamation of land from
sea which houses top corporate of India and gives the city a look of
Manhattan . Return to Hotel for overnight stay.
Day 03 : Mumbai -
Aurangabad ( By Train Tapovan Express )
Early morning breakfast and then you will be transferred to Mumbai Central
Railway station for boarding Tapovan Express for Aurangabad. Arrive at 1330
hours at Aurangabad. You will be transferred to Hotel. City of Aurangabad
was built by the General of Aurangzeb and was known as Deccan During that
period continued battles with Maratha took place during Mughal regime.
Afternoon city tour visiting Bibi Ka Makbara & Daulatabad Fort. Return
to Hotel for overnight stay.
Day 04 : Aurangabad
After breakfast, leave for the excursion trip to Ellora & Ajanta Hindu,
Buddhist & Jain sculpture caves. Return to Hotel for overnight stay.
Day 05 : Aurangabad - Mumbai ( By train )
Morning Free to explore the environments of Aurangabad, afternoon transfer
to railway station to board train back for Mumbai. Late evening Arrive &
you will be transferred to Hotel for overnight stay.
Day 06 : Mumbai -
Udaipur ( By 9W 3301 at 0555 hours )
Early morning transfer to Mumbai domestic airport to board flight for
Udaipur, arrive & transfer to Hotel. After change & wash sightseeing
Udaipur was founded by Maharana Udai Singh in 1559 A.D. Udaipur is also
known as city of lakes surrounded by Aravalli hills & is situated at the
altitude of 577 MSL. Here you will visit City palace, Sahelion Ki Bari,
Maharana Pratap Museum & Fateh Sagar Lake. Afternoon enjoy boat ride in
Lake Pichola to visit Jag Mandir island. After boat ride visit Meera Kala
Mandir to enjoy traditional exciting Rajasthani dances. Return to Hotel for
Day 07 : Udaipur - Ranakpur - Jodhpur ( 285 Km, 08 hours )
After breakfast drive to Jodhpur en route visit 15th century Ranakpur Jain
temple built in pure white marble with 80 dooms supported by 1444 different
carved pillars. Non of the pillar match each other in carving . After lunch
continue your drive to Jodhpur, arrive & check in at Hotel for overnight
Day 08 : Jodhpur
After breakfast sightseeing of Jodhpur. Jodhpur was founded by Rao Jodha in
1459 A.D after shifting his capital from Mandore by the advise of a holy
man. Here You will visit Mehrangarh Fort 125 meters high. 19th century
Jaswant Thada & Sardar Market clock tower. Afternoon visit Mandore
garden which was capital before 1459 to watch the royal cenotaphs. Return to
Hotel for overnight stay.
Day 09 : Jodhpur - Jaipur
Morning transfer to Jaipur , was founded by Maharaja Swai Jai Singh in 1727
AD ( swai means 25% ) after shifting his capital from Amer valley to the
newly formed city in the plains 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 and now Jaipur is the
capital of Rajasthan & world famous as the Pink City. Afternoon free for
personal activities of you can enjoy busy bazaars of old pink city.
Overnight at Hotel.
Day 10 : Jaipur
After breakfast at Hotel, 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 11 : Jaipur - Fatehpur Sikri - Agra ( 235 Km, 06 hours )
Morning leave for Agra Enroute one of the most important place of Mughal
era Fatepur Sikri 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 & Transfer to the Hotel.
12 : Agra
After visit Agra Red Fort which was built by three emperors Akbar &
Jahangir built in red sand stones and Shahi Jahan in pure white marble
.Afterwards 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.
Day 13 : Agra -
Khajuraho By Flight
After breakfast board flight to Khajuraho. Arrive & check in at Hotel
for overnight stay.
Day 14 : Khajuraho
This morning visit the Eastern & western erotic group of temples where
fortnight sculptures celebrate the joy of life and love for which there is
probably no equivalent in the world. The temples at Khajuraho from probably
one of the best examples of Indian art and architecture. Return to Hotel for
Day 15 : Khajuraho - Varanasi ( By Flight )
Afternoon transfer to Khajuraho airport to board flight for Varanasi,
arrive & check in at Hotel. Varanasi situated on the banks of the sacred
Ganges, has been a center of pilgrimage and learning for over 2000 years and
is considered to be one of the oldest surviving cities in the world.
Afternoon city tour visiting Kashi Hindu University where more than fifty
thousand students from all over the world are learning. Afterwards visit
Bharatmata temple & evening watch Arthi outside at Kashi Vishwanath
temple. Return to Hotel for overnight stay.
Day 16 : Varanasi - New
Delhi ( by flight )
Early morning transfer to Ghats of holy river Ganges for boat riding to
watch the sunrise over the Ganges when thousands of people are worshiping &
taking holy bath. Return to Hotel & after breakfast drive outside the
city to Sarnath where the Buddha first preached his message of enlightenment
24 centuries ago. After sightseeing transfer to airport to board flight for
New Delhi at 1815 hours. Upon arrival transfer to Hotel for overnight stay.
Day 17 : Old & New 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 Bistro with Indian Cultural dances.
Return Hotel for overnight stay.
Day 18 : Delhi - Overseas
Transfer to Indira Gandhi International airport to board flight back to