Day 1: Delhi Arrival
You will arrive early morning at New Delhi’s International Airport. Following customs, immigration formalities and baggage collection, a Guide will meet you as you EXIT the ARRIVALS TERMINAL building after which you would be transferred to your hotel. Upon arrival at the hotel, proceed for check-in.
Day 2: Delhi
After breakfast, you will have a guided combined city tour of Old & New Delhi. The tour will begin with a visit to Old Delhi, Raj Ghat, drive past the Red Fort continuing to the Jama Masjid by bicycle rickshaws.
After visiting Old Delhi, you will then be driven to New Delhi. The tour to Imperial Delhi will include a visit to the Qutub Minar, the tallest stone tower in India. Then visit Humayun’s tomb, built by the widow of the second Mughal Emperor, Humayun.
The tour also includes a drive past the imposing India Gate, the Parliament building and the Rastrapathi Bhawan, the President’s residence. B, L, D
Day 3: Delhi – Agra
After buffet breakfast at the hotel, you will be driven to Agra. Upon arrival proceed to check-in to your hotel. In the afternoon, you will proceed to visit the Agra Fort. Visit its Hall of Public Audience and its Royal Pavilions. B, L, D
Day 4: Agra
We will start the day with a visit to the Taj Mahal - The Monument of Love. You will have a full tour of this amazing site, one of the Wonders of the World! Afterwards we will take you to the descendants of the craftsmen who made the Taj Mahal. B, L, D
Option: You could visit a local textile and/or carpet shop. Just let the guide know if this interests you.
Day 5: Agra – Fatehpur Sikri – Jaipur
After buffet breakfast at the hotel, you will be driven from Agra to Jaipur (220 KMS / 6 hours) en-route visiting Fatehpur Sikri, the deserted red sandstone city, built by the Great Mughal Emperor Akbar as his capital and palace in the late 16th century. B, L, D
Day 6: Jaipur
After buffet breakfast at the hotel, you will be driven just outside Jaipur to the ancient capital of Amber to see the fabulous Amber Fort. A jeep or elephant will spare you the trouble of reaching up to the fortress. Once on top, stroll through the sprawling complex of courtyards and halls. En-route to Amber you will stop and see the `Palace of Winds’, otherwise known as Hawa Mahal. Afternoon proceed for sightseeing of Jaipur city. Among the highlights to be seen while touring Jaipur include the City Palace. You will also have the opportunity to wander about the local markets. B, L, D
Day 7: Jaipur – Udaipur
After buffet breakfast at the hotel, you will be in time transferred to the airport for your flight to Udaipur. A Guide will meet you upon arrival & transfer you to your hotel, where you will proceed for check in. Afternoon, proceed for a sightseeing tour of Udaipur City, also known as the City of Sunrise. First on your sightseeing tour you will proceed for a tour of the City Palace, which overlooks the Lake Pichola. Visit the museums and the hall of public audiences, the private chambers of the royal ladies at the palace and Sahelion-ki-Badi. B, L, D
Day 8: Udaipur
After buffet breakfast, you will proceed for an excursion to Ranakpur visiting the Jain Temples. Return to your hotel after the sightseeing tour. B, L, D
Day 9: Udaipur
Buffet breakfast at the hotel. The day is free to enjoy this charming city at your leisure. There are some great local shops for last minute souvenirs. B
Day 10: Udaipur – USA
Buffet breakfast at the hotel. Afterwards you will be transferred to the airport for your flight to back home with a lifetime of memories! B
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