Rajasthan Tribal Tour 22N23D

Rajasthan Tribal Tour 22N23D

Rajasthan Tribal Tour 22N23D – Tour of Taj Mahal and Tribal Rajasthan covers Delhi, Samode, Nawalgarh, Khimsar, Jaisalmer, Pokhran, Jodhpur, Mandore, Rohet, Daspan, Sirohi,  Ranakpur, Devigarh, Udaipur, Dungarpur, Chittaurgarh, Bijaipur, Kota, Bundi, Pachewar, Jaipur, Bhandarej, Karauli, Bharatpur and Agra

Day 1: Delhi – Samode
Drive from Delhi to Samode, to stay at its palace or garden retreat. The village settlement is picturesque.

Day 2: Samode – Nawalgarh
Drive to Nawalgarh in the heart of the Shekhawati region. Arrival in Nawalgarh & Transfer to Hotel. Afternoon, explore surrounding towns and villages with their painted havelis and temples. Overnight at Hotel.

Day 3: Nawalgarh – Khimsar
Drive to Khimsar , Arrival in Khimsar & Transfer to Hotel. Afternoon Visit the village around it is settled at the base of sand dunes where there are blackbuck visible on short jeep safaris. Overnight at Hotel.

Day 4: Khimsar – Jaisalmer
Drive to Jaisalmer, the charming fortified settlement in the heart of the desert. Overnight at Hotel.

Day 5: Jaisalmer – Pokhran
Explore Jaisalmer on foot. Cut off from civilization for centuries, this is one of the last known citadels where the 21st century has made few intrusions, and a wide variety of crafts are still practiced. Afternoon, drive to Pokaran to stay at its fort. Pottery, and decorations for camels are made here. Overnight at Hotel.

Day 6: Pokhran – Jodhpur
Drive to Jodhpur, with sightseeing in the afternoon. Overnight at Hotel.

Day 7: Jodhpur – Mandore – Rohet
Visit Mandore, and then continue to Rohet with charming fort where you will stay. In afternoon, a jeep safari to the surrounding Rabari and Bishnoi villages. Overnight at Hotel.

Day 8: Rohet – Daspan
Drive to Daspan village where the fertile fields grow bountiful crops, and the village is known for its embroidered shoes. There are also some families that make bows and arrows in the Bhil style. Overnight at Hotel.

Day 9: Daspan
Continue into farming country, to Siyana. Visit the stable of Marwari horses. Overnight at Farm House.

Day 10: Daspan – Sirohi
Across the flat, irrigated lands of Sirohi, drive to Leopard’s Lair at Bera. There is a large settlement of Rabaris in the vicinity. These migrants move around, but this permanent settlement has well-kept, clean homes.

Ranakpur Day 11 : Sirohi – Ranakpur
Drive to Ranakpur with its 16th century temples. Stay at Maharani Bagh in the midst of an orchard, and with Geraisa dancers performing in the evening . Overnight at Hotel.

Day 12: Ranakpur – Devigarh
Drive to Devigarh to stay at the Mahal or Palace. Spend evening at the lakeside farmhouse of a local chieftain. Overnight at Hotel.

Day 13: Devigarh – Udaipur
Drive to Udaipur, stay at a choice of deluxe palace hotels. Sightseeing. Overnight at Hotel.

Day 14: Udaipur – Dungarpur
Drive to Dungarpur with its Bhil villages all around. Overnight at Hotel.

Day 15: Dungarpur – Chittaurgarh Fort – Bijaipur
Drive via Chittaurgarh Fort to Bijaipur, the base for the Mina tribes. The village is located beside a lake. Overnight at Hotel.

Day 16: Bijapur – Kota
Drive to Kota, stay at Umed Bhawan, Brijraj Bhawan or Sukhdam Niwas. Local sightseeing. Overnight at Hotel.

Day 17: Kota – Bundi
Drive to Bundi for sightseeing of fort, and Raniji ki Baori stepwell. Continue to Rajmahal, a 300-year-old palace with the village named after it. The palace overlooks the river below. Overnight at Hotel.

Pachewar Day 18: Bundi – Pachewar
Drive to Pachewar vilage and its restored fort or Garh. Flourishing agricultural practices, toy makers and a blue pottery kiln. Overnight at Hotel.

Day 19: Pachewar – Jaipur
Drive to Jaipur, and sightseeing there. Overnight at Hotel.

Day 20: Jaipur – Bhandarej
Drive to Bhandarej. The village has a lovely setting beside a lake, and Meena settlements around it. Overnight at Hotel.

Day 21: Bhandrej – Karauli
Drive ro Karauli, known for its pink stone quarries, and and Kaila Devi temple. Overnight at Hotel.

Day 22: Karauli – Bharatpur
Drive to Bharatpur. Visit bird sanctuary, and visit the old fort with its incredibly invincible mud bastions. Overnight at Hotel.

Day 23: Delhi
Depart from Agra or Delhi. Tour ends.

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Offbeat Rajasthan Tour 16N17D

Offbeat Rajasthan Tour 16N17D

Offbeat Rajasthan Tour 16N17D – Tour of Taj Mahal and Rajasthan covering Delhi, Agra, Bharatpur, Karauli, Pachewar, Deogarh, Nurlai, Luni, Jaisalmer, Bikaner, Kuchaman, Pachar and Jaipur

Day 01 : Arrive Delhi
Arrive Delhi meet & assistance at the airport. Later transfer to the hotel. Night stay in Delhi

Day 02 : Delhi
Morning after breakfast proceed for city sightseeing tour of Delhi visiting Old & New Delhi OLD DELHI : A sight-seeing tour of Old Delhi would entail visiting the Raj Ghat – the memorial site where Mahatma Gandhi was cremated; Jama Masjid – the largest mosque in India NEW DELHI : An extensive sight-seeing tour of New Delhi would include a visit to the Qutub Minar, a drive along the ceremonial avenue – Rajpath, past the imposing India Gate, Parliament House, the President’s Residence and would end with a drive through the Diplomatic Enclave. Night stay in Delhi

Day 03 : Delhi – Agra ( by road )
Morning after breakfast drive to Agra. Arrive Agra check-in hotel. Later proceed for city sightseeing tour of Agra. Visiting the world famous Taj Mahal *, built by the Mughal Emperor Shahjehan in 1630 for his queen Mumtaz Mahal to enshrine her mortal remains. Also visit Agra Fort, containing the Pearl Mosque – the rusty and majestic red- sandstone fort of Agra stands on the banks of the river Yamuna and Emperor Akbar started the construction in 1566. 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. Night stay in Agra

Day 04 : Agra – Bharatpur ( by road )
Morning after breakfast drive to Bharatpur. Arrive Bharatpur & check-in at hotel. Later visit Bharatpur Bird Sanctuary ** on rickshaws. The most Spectacular water- bird Sanctuary features nesting indigenous water- birds and migratory birds. From October till December, the indigenous water- birds nest around the lake, from December on the migratory Geese, Duck and Cranes are the main feature of the bird sanctuary. Night stay in Bharatpur

Day 05 : Bharatpur – Karauli ( by road )
Morning after breakfast drive to Karauli. Arrive Karauli & check-in at hotel. Afternoon proceed for city sightseeing tour of Karauli. A quaint township founded in 1348. You can experience a serene rural environment here apart from the City Palace and Kaila Devi Temple. Night stay in Karauli

Day 06 : Karauli – Pachewar ( by road )
Morning after breakfast drive to Pachewar. Arrive Pachewar & check-in at hotel. Later explore Pachewar. A small village located at a drive of just 25 minutes from Dudu, south to the city of Jaipur on the Jaipur Ajmer highway, Pachewar is famous for cenotaphs, blue pottery kiln, metal toy makers and interesting surroundings. It is a lively place that was once ruled by Khangarot Rajputs, a sub clan of Kachhawaha Rajputs. Night stay in Pachewar

Day 07 : Pachewar – Deogarh ( by road )
Morning after breakfast drive to Deogarh. Arrive Deogarh & check in at hotel. The Deogarh Castle is located on a hillock and is encircled by the town. it was built in 1670 by Rawat Dwarkadas Ji of the Chundawat clan of the Siaodia Dynasty. Constructed by the famed Sompura architects, well-known for their additions and alterations were carried out according to the needs of the residents. There are five floors and over 200 rooms have murals done by local painters after whom Deogarh school of painting has acquired fame the world over. The family has a large collection of Deogarh miniatures. Night stay in Deogarh

Day 08 : Deogarh – Narlai ( by road )
Morning after breakfast drive to Narlai. Arrive Narlai & check in hotel. Afternoon visit the Narlai. Legend says that it was here that the sage Narad Muni meditated long before it was inhabited. Later it became a hunting preserve for the Sisodias. Night stay in Narlai

Day 09 : Narlai – Luni ( by road )
Morning after breakfast drive to Luni. Arrive Luni & check in at hotel. Later explore Luni, the small village is home to many artisans who work with metal, clay or wood, keeping alive the skills passed down over the centuries by their ancestor. The noise and bustle of the village settles down by evening and all is quite as peace descends on the desert. The fort with its huge gates and protective walls stands proud and strong under the spectacular company of stars. Night stay at Luni

Day 10 : Luni – Jaisalmer ( by road )
Morning after breakfast drive to Jaisalmer. Arrive Jaisalmer & check-in hotel. Evening enjoy camel ride at SAND DUNES. Night stay in Jaisalmer

Day 11 : Jaisalmer
Morning after breakfast proceed for city sightseeing tour of Jaisalmer visiting the burnished sandstone Jaisalmer, Throbbing in the heart of the Thar, is an intricately molded wonderland in place of a barren land, today stands a city of gilded magic. The origins of Jaisalmer go back to the 12th century, when Rawal Jaisal abandoned his old fort at Ludarwa and laid the foundation of a new city. Visit the magnificent fort, the Patwon Ki Haveli (Mansion) and Salim Singh Ki Haveli, with their carved balconies and brackets, which are supreme examples of the art. Night stay in Jaisalmer

Day 12 : Jaisalmer – Bikaner ( by road )
Morning after breakfast drive to Bikaner. Arrive Bikaner & check-in hotel. Afternoon proceed for city sightseeing tour of Bikaner. Bikaner is named after its founder Rao Bika Ji in 1488. But long before this, the city was trade center on the caravan routes from Africa and West Asia. Bikaner’s dominant features are rippling sands and abundant sunshine. The city stands on an elevation, enclosed by a 7 Kms wall, which can be entered from 5 gates. Bikaner City is bolstered by imposing walls and has a 16th century fort housing old palaces, temples and mosque. Founded by Raja Rai Singh the fort is distinguished by its long range of 37 pavilions, a line of balconies and aerial windows of varying designs. Also visit Lallgarh Palace, the museum, and Bhanda Sagar Jain and Deshnoke Rat temple. Night stay in Bikaner

Day 13 : Bikaner – Kuchaman ( by road )
Morning after breakfast drive to Kuchaman. Arrive Kuchaman & check in hotel. Located in Nagaur District, Kuchaman Fort has had a strategic role to play in Rajasthan’s history which unravels as one moves around its 17th century battlements. Its picturesque village is idyllic for those who would like to discover the charm of walking through it. Night stay in Kuchaman

Day 14: Kuchaman – Pachar ( by road )
Morning after breakfast drive to Pachar. Arrive Pachar & check-in at hotel. Later explore the stunningly frescoed Havelis of Shekhawati en route. Arrive Pachar & check in hotel. Later Visit Pachar. Pachar is a small village with lake on one side and sand dunes on the other. Night stay in Pachar

Day 15 : Pachar – Jaipur ( by road )
Morning after breakfast drive to Jaipur. Arrive Jaipur & check-in at hotel. Afternoon proceed for city sightseeing tour of Jaipur visiting CITY PALACE : A delightful blend of Mughal and traditional Rajasthani architecture, the City Palace sprawls over one-seventh of the area in the walled city. It houses the Chandra Mahal, Shri Govind Dev Temple and the City Palace Museum JANTAR MANTAR : This is the largest and the best preserved of the five observatories built by Jai Singh II in different parts of the country. This observatory consisting of outsized astronomical instruments is still in use HAWA MAHAL : The ornamental facade of this “Palace of Winds” is a prominent landmark in Jaipur. Their five-storey structures of sandstone plastered pink encrusted with fine trelliswork and elaborate balconies. The palace has 953 niches and windows. Built in 1799 by Pratap Singh, the Mahal was a royal grandstand for the palace women. Night stay in Jaipur

DAY 16 : Jaipur
Morning after breakfast proceed for excursion to Amber Fort. Elephant ride ascent to the fort AMBER FORT PALACE : Amber is the classic romantic Rajasthani fort palace. Its construction was started by Man Singh I in 1592, and completed by his descendent Jai Singh I. Its forbidding exterior belies an inner paradise where a beautiful fusion of Mughal and Hindu styles finds it’s ultimate expression JAIGARH FORT : The Western skyline is dominated by the extensive parkotas (Walls), watch-towers and gateways of Jaigarh. It is one of the few military structures of medieval India preserved almost intact containing palaces, gardens, open and covered reservoirs, a grannary, an armoury, a well planned cannon foundry, several temples, a tall tower and a giant mounted cannon the Jai Ban the largest in the Country LAXMI NARAYAN TEMPLE : Situated in the south of Jaipur, Laxmi Narayan Temple is one of the many such temples built by wealthy Birla family in India, thus it is also known as Birla Mandir. The temple is a great reminder of the secular traditions India has shown over the centuries. The temple has been constructed in white marble and has three domes, each portraying the different approaches to religion. The temple is situated at the foot of Moti Doongri Fort, converted as a small palace by Ram Singh II for his wife Gayatri Devi. Night stay in Jaipur

Day 17 : Jaipur – Delhi & Departure
Morning after breakfast drive to Delhi. Upon arrival departure transfer to the airport to board the flight for onward journey.

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India Wildlife Tour 12N13D

India Wildlife Tour 12N13D

India Wildlife Tour 12N13D – Taj Mahal and National Wildlife Reserves covering Delhi, Jaipur, Sariska, Agra, Ranthambore, Bharatpur, Khajuraho and Bandhavgarh

Day1 – Arrive Delhi
Arrive Delhi and transfer to hotel.

Day2 – Delhi
After breakfast, tour the historic city of old Delhi to include the magnificent Red Fort, Jama Masjid largest mosque in Asia, both built by Shahjahan, Rajghat – memorial to Mahatma Gandhi, the “Father of the Nation”. Afternoon, tour of New Delhi to include Humanyun Tomb, Qutab Minar, India Gate, Birla Mandir, Bahai Temple. Evening visit Son-et-Lumiere at Red Fort. Overnight at hotel.

Day3 – Sariska
Leave Delhi after breakfast reaching Sariska (239 km/5 hrs) by lunch. On arrival transfer to the hotel. Afternoon jungle drive, place is well known for Sambars, Cheetals, Blue bulls, Spotted deers, Wild boards in addition to Tigers & Leopards. Sariska is set in the rugged Aravali Hills – one of the old mountain ranges Overnight at hotel.

Day4 – Sariska
At Sariska, jeep safari of park Overnight at hotel.

Day5 – Sariska – Jaipur
After breakfast drive to Jaipur (111 kms / 3hrs). Enroute visit Amber Fort, once the capital of Kachwahas before they moved to their newly built capital in Jaipur. This is the only fort where still one can go by the elephant back even today like a Maharaja. Overnight in hotel.

Day6 – Jaipur
Morning after breakfast, tour of the city including City Place, Hawa Mahal. Astronomical Observatory and drive by the Pink City bazaars. Afternoon, drive to Ranthambhore (160 kms/3 hrs &30 mins). Overnight at hotel.

Day7 – Ranthambhore
At Ranthambhore – jeep safari to the jungle. Overnight at hotel.

Day8 – Ranthambhore – Bharatpur
Drive to Bharatpur for Keoladeo national Park known for the migratory birds even as far as from Siberia. On arrival transfer to the hotel. Evening cycle rickshaw tour of the sanctuary and see the birds including the rare Siberian cranes. Overnight at hotel.

Day9 – Bharatpur
Morning, visit the sanctuary and see birds. After late breakfast drive to Fatehpur Sikri, (25 kms/45 mins) the deserted capital built by Akbar which was abandoned due to lack of water. See Darbar-e-Aam, Palaces Panch Mahal and Tansen Seat etc. Late afternoon visit Agra Fort and Taj Mahal. Overnight at Hotel.

Khajurao Day10 – Agra – Khajuraho
Morning visit Taj Mahal to see it in different light. Catch afternoon flight to Khajuraho and transfer to hotel. Evening tour of Chandela dynasty temples famous for their spectacular sculptures and erotic carvings. Overnight at hotel.

Day11 – Khajuraho – Bandhavgarh
Drive to Bandhavgarh Tiger Reserve (270 kms/6 hrs). On arrival transfer to the hotel – The Jungle Lodge. Evening visit Park and jeep safari. Overnight at hotel.

Day12 – Bandhavgarh
At Bandhavgarh – jungle exploration on elephant back. Overnight at hotel.

Day13 – Flight to Delhi
Reach Delhi and continue your journey home.

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Golden Triangle Tour Package 9N10D

Golden Triangle Tour Package 9N10D

Golden Triangle Tour Package -Duration : 09 Night / 10 Days
Destinations : Delhi – Agra – Bharatpur – Ranthambore – Jaipur – Mandawa – Delhi

Day 01 : Arrive – Delhi
On arrival at Delhi airport, our representative will meet you to pick you up and transfer to your hotel. Rest of the day is at your leisure. Stay overnight at the hotel in Delhi.

Day 02 : Delhi

After breakfast explore a city where dreams comes to reality. While touring Delhi, you will experience a blend of ancient well preserved monuments like Qutab Minar, Red Fort, jama Masjid, and passing by President’s House, Parliament House and Connaught Place shopping center. Also visit to Raj Ghat and Shanti Van – the cremation sites of Mahatma Gandhi and Jawaharlal Nehru. Evening walk through narrow streets of Chandi Chowk the old shopping market in Delhi. Overnight stay at Delhi.

Day 03 : Delhi – Agra (205 kms.)

After breakfast we depart for Agra. Enroute we take a brief stopover at Sikandra – a magnificent garden tomb of the Mughal Emperor Akbar. On arrival at Agra our company representative would assist you to check in hotel. After lunch we visit Taj – Mahal the most extra vagant monument of the world built by Emperor Shahjahan in memory of beloved wife Mumtaj Mahal.

After taj mahal the Agra Fort built in red sandstone with its magnificent palaces, halls of public and private audience and the beautiful gardens. The visit of Agra fort is must since so many historical incidents took place here. Evening we have planned a visit to a marble factory where you can see the beautiful inlay work of precious and semi precious stones. Overnight stay at Agra.

Day 04 : Agra – Fatehpur Sikri – Bharatpur (40 kms.)

After breakfast proceed to Bharatpur, en route visit Fatehpur Sikri. A poetry written in stones, showcasing the monumental heritage of Mughals erstwhile regime, explore colossal Buland Darwaza, Palace of Jodha Bai and Khan-i-khana tomb, unique examples of Indo-Islamic styles of art and architecture. It is now one of the World Heritage Sites in India.

After lunch we continue out journey to Bharatpur. – well known as Keoladeo Ghana Bird Sanctuary – home to an astonishing range of flora and fauna. Birds come to this national park in waves. Late afternoon check in hotel. Evening at leisure to enjoy a boat ride to the nesting colonies of birds. Overnight stay at Bharatpur hotel.

Day 05 : Bharatpur – Ranthambhore

After early breakfast we take a cycle rickshaw ride into the Keoladeo Ghana National Park. Watching birds. Later on we drive to Ranthambore – famous for the wildlife sanctuary- which is home to India’s royal tigers and also considered to be the best place in the world to photograph the tiger in its natural habitat. Arrive at Ranthambore & check into the hotel. Overnight stay in Ranthambore.

Day 06 : Ranthambhore

After breakfast we take full day Jungle visit. We take Jeep safari to catch tigers and other animals into cameras. Ranthambhore is one of the very few parks where tigers could be seen in day light. Overnight stay at Ranthambhore.

Day 07: Ranthambhore – Jaipur (195 kms.)

After leisurely breakfast drive to Jaipur – the fabled “Pink City” of the desert. Arrive at Jaipur and check in at hotel. Overnight stay at Jaipur.

Day 08 : Jaipur (The Pink City of Rajasthan)

After breakfast tour travel guide accompanies you on a visit to some popular tourist places of the Jaipur city. Visit the majestic Amber Fort in outskirt of Jaipur. We take elephant ride to the fort. Then visit Jaigarh Fort where there is largest cannon of the world on wheels. Proceed to the City Palace, the Hawa Mahal (the wind palace) and the Jantar Mantar (the natural observatory). Overnight stay at Jaipur.

Day 09 : Jaipur – Mandawa

After breakfast some more exploration of Jaipur markets, where skilled craftsmen display jewellery, paintings, carvings and colorful textiles, will be an enjoyable experience for you. Post lunch we leave for Mandawa. Check into heritage hotel.  Overnight stay at Mandawa.

Day 10 : Mandawa – Delhi
After breakfast visit to Havelis. The Mandawa family has a unique collection of their preserved paintings and antiques that adorn the main huge hall in the center of the castle, originally the durbar hall and now an exotic lounge. The ceremonial costumes of the family collection and the precious arms with handle of jade and beautiful curios brought by the British as a gift for the nobles are well placed like a showcase of a museum.After lunch drive to international airport Delhi for final departure to your destination.

Day 9 : Udaipur City Tour
This Morning explore the rest of the places and in the evening take a walking tour on your own through the narrow lanes and back streets of Udaipur upto the Washing Ghats at the Lake Pichola. Later transfer to airport to take a flight to Delhi. Visit one of the fine downtown restaurants for an optional dinner. No hotel in Delhi.

Day 10 : Drop at international airport for flight back home or onward destination.

To get this Golden Triangle Tour customized to your requirements, please contact us. While filling the Contact Form, please specify the tour you like, travel dates, number of people traveling and the accommodation type / budget for your tour. Also, let us know what all changes you would like us to make and if you have any other requirements especially for families traveling with kids or elderly. You can ask us to add a night here and there, change the type of accommodations, meal plans, mode of transportation or even combine 2 or more itineraries to create a extended holiday tour of India for you. We will be happy to create a custom plan matching all your requirements. Our experts will be glad to help if you have any queries.

 

Golden Triangle Tour Package 14N15D

Golden Triangle Tour Package 14N15D

Golden Triangle Tour Package – Duration : 14 Nights / 15 Days
Places Covered : Delhi – Jaipur – Ranthambore – Bharatpur – Agra – Orchha – Khajuraho – Bandhavgarh – Mumbai or Delhi

Day 1 : Arrive in Delhi  
Upon arrival, you will be met by our representative and escorted to the hotel for check-in. After Lunch, You may also go for half day sightseeing tour of Delhi. Overnight in Delhi.

Day 2 : Delhi to Jaipur (290 Kms – 6 hrs )
After breakfast, travel to Jaipur by road. Upon arrival, you will be met a Smile India Tour representative and escorted to the hotel.
Jaipur is the capital city of Rajasthan and is always at its exuberant best in terms of color, dance, and song with the traditional arts and crafts.. After check-in tour of Jaipur start. Jaipur – the capital of Rajasthan was given a color coat of pink a century ago in honor of a visiting Prince and ever since, it has retained this colour. Built by Maharaja Jai Singh, the notable astronomer, this city is 260 years old. Visit Maharaja’s City Palace, the Observatory & Ram Niwas Gardens. Drive past Hawa Mahal & through the pink rose residential & business areas. Overnight in Jaipur.

Day 3 : Jaipur  
After breakfast start another 4 hour guided tour of Jaipur, beginning with an excursion to the city including ride on a painted elephant to the magnificent fortress-palace at Amber. Once the royal capital, the fort is a fine example of the blending of Rajput and Mughal architecture. Stay overnight at the hotel.

Day 4 : Jaipur/Ranthambore (Approx. 157 Kms. – 3 hrs.) 
Morning drive to Ranthambore. The Ranthambore Tiger Sanctuary is one of the fine examples of the “Project Tiger” conservation efforts. Nestled in the Aravali hills, amidst the arid plains and rugged tracts of the royal state of Rajasthan, lies Ranthambore National Park, a haven for the adventure seeker and the wildlife watcher. In the 13th century A.D. Govinda, the grandson of Prithviraj Chauhan took over the reign of the land. Later his successor Vagabhatta, beautified the city and built a noteworthy temple at Jhain.

In the middle of the 15th century A.D. Rana Kumbha captured the fort and gifted it to his son to be occupied later by the Hada Rajputs of Bundi and Mughal Emperors Akbar and Aurangazeb. Mughal Emperor Shah Alam gifted it to Maharaja Sawai Madho Singh I of Jaipur in 1754 and since then it was maintained as the hunting preserve of the Maharaja. Queen Elizabeth II and the Duke of Edinburgh were part of the royal hunting who stayed here.You will be accompanied by a naturalist into the Park for evening safari. On arrival check in at hotel.

Day 5 : Ranthambore
National park Timings Morning (0630hrs. – 0930 hrs.)
Evening (1430 hrs. – 1730 hrs.)
Full day to explore the park. You will be accompanied by a naturalist into the Park for morning and evening safari. Overnight at the hotel.

Day 6 : Ranthambore /Bharatpur (Appx. 150 kms. – 4 hrs.)
(Keoladeo National Park open at 0630 hrs. till 1800 hrs.)
Morning drive to Bharatpur. Bharatpur is home to India’s most famous bird sanctuary. A total of 400 species of birds have been recorded, most famous of which is the Siberian Crane. Overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 7 : Bharatpur – Agra (60 kms – 2 hrs)
Early Morning visit the bird sanctuary. After B.fast drive to Agra.This morning full-day city tour of Taj Mahal, Agra Fort, and Itamad Ud Daula’s tomb. Proceed to the Agra Fort (also called Red Fort), noted for its fine views of the Taj Mahal from across the Yamuna River. Then move on to the Taj Mahal, the single most important sight a visitor to India can see. The most extravagant monument ever built for love, Taj was built by the Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his beloved consort Mumtaz Mahal.

The Itamad Ud Daula’s tomb was built by Empress Noor Jahan, consort of Jehangir, in memory of her father, Ghiyas Beg, also the Chief Minister in the Court of Mughal Emperor Jehangir. The monument is beautifully conceived in white marble, mosaic, and lattice. Overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 8 : Agra-Gwalior-Orchha
Morning drive to Orchha enroute stops at Gwalior. Visit the Man Mandir, Gujari Mahal (today an archaeological museum), The fort, Temples of Sas-Bahu, Teli Ka Mandir, Jai Vilas Palace, Tomb of Gaus Mohammad and the Mausoleum of Tansen. Afternoon continue to drive Orchha. Upon arrival check in at hotel.

Orchha’s grandeur has been captured in stone, frozen in time & a rich legacy to the ages. For, on this medieval city, the hand of time has rested lightly: the palaces and the temples built by its Bundela rulers in the 16th and 17th century retain much of their pristine glory. Jahangir Mahal, a tiered palace crowned by graceful chhatris has a spectacular view of soaring temple spires & cenotaphs. Overnight Orchha.

Day 9 : Orchha / Khajuraho 
After taking breakfast, transfer to Khajuraho by surface, the cultural and political capital of the Chandela Rajputs dynasty, which flourished between the 9th and the 13th centuries. The erotic sculptures of the Khajuraho temples are famous in the world. Embracing couples, dancers, musicians and provocative maidens adorn these temples, which have been masterpieces of Indian Art. Overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 10 : Khajuraho/ Bandhavgarh
Early morning drive to Bandhavgarh. Situated at the foothills of the Vidhya ranges, Bandhavgarh National Park is the habitat of tiger, spotted deer, barking deer, sambar, chausingha, nilgai, guar, chinkara, wild boar, sloth bear, jackal, leopard, and a wide variety of bird life. If you are granted permission by the Rewa’s royal family, you can visit the fort. The wonderful carvings in the fort and the fabulous view from the top cannot be described only experienced. Overnight stay at the lodge.

Day 11 : Bandhavgarh
Have a full day of jungle activities. Overnight stay at the lodge.

Day 12 : Bandhavgarh / Kanha
After taking breakfast and checking out of the hotel, drive to Kanha National Park. Located in the central state of Madhya Pradesh, the park covers an area of 940 sq. km. Of particular interest during your stay will be sightings of the superb gaur, the remarkably elegant blackbuck, the hard ground barasingha and the ever-present langur. About 22 species of large mammals can be spotted within the park and the bird life is equally extraordinary. Overnight stay at the lodge.

Day 13 : Kanha
Full day jungle safari, on elephants. Overnight stay at the lodge.

Day 14 : Kanha/Nagpur/Mumbai
Drive to Nagpur and transfer to Nagpur airport to connect evening flight for Mumbai. On arrival at Bombay airport, you will be met by our representative and transferred to the hotel. Overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 15 : Mumbai
Morning drive to the harbor to visit the Elephanta Islands. It has famous cave temples, dating back to the 8th century BC, and these shrines are dedicated to the Hindu God Shiva. Afternoon tour to the Mumbai city includes the Gateway of India, the Prince of Wales Museum, and some other places of attraction. In time departure to the international airport for onward flight.

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Golden Triangle Tour Package 11N12D

Golden Triangle Tour Package 11N12D

Golden Triangle Tour Package – Duration : 11 Nights / 12 Days
Destination : Delhi, Jaipur, Bharatpur, Agra, Delhi, Kalka, Shimla, Manali, Delhi

Day 01 : ARRIVE DELHI
Upon arrival at International Airport. traditional welcome & transfer to hotel. Afternoon Proceed for a Guided tour of New Delhi Visiting Qutab Minar- tallest stone tower in India, Chattarpur Temple , Humayun Tomb,Lotus Temple , India Gate, Parliament street, Laxmi Narayan Temple etc. Overnight at Hotel.

Day 02 : DELHI
Morning After a Relaxed Breakfast proceed to visit Old Delhi first we visit newly built Akshardham temple , Jama Masjid , Red fort and Chandni chowk . After Lunch free for shopping Around Connaught Place and Palika Bazar. Overnight at Hotel .

Day 03 : DELHI – SAMODE – JAIPUR BY ROAD 260 KMS / 162 MILES 5 HOURS DRIVE
Morning Drive to Jaipur the pink city of Rajasthan via Samode villages . On Arrival check in at Hotel . Evening Visit Chokhi Dhani for a Theme Dinner , Chokhi Dhani- where an ethnic village atmosphere is recreated each evening with thousands of oil lamps, folk dancers, acrobats, snake charmers, puppeteers etc. Overnight at Hotel.

Day 04 : JAIPUR
Morning Proceed for City tour Jaipur first we visit The Amber Fort- set in picturesque and rugged hills is a fascinating blend of Hindu and Mughal architecture. Constructed by Raja Man and completed by Sawai Jai Singh I, the fort is made in red sand stone and white marble. You can ride up to the fort from the base of the hill on elephants. On the ride, one can see the skyline of Jaipur, Maotha lake, and the original city walls. Later Visit City Palace , Observatory , Hawa Mahal and Evening Visit Galta Temple . Overnight at Hotel.

Day 05 : JAIPUR – BHARATPUR – FATEHPUR SIKIRI – AGRA BY ROAD 232 KMS/144 MILES 5 HOURS DRIVE
Morning Drive to Agra –The City of Taj Mahal enroute visit to Fatehpur sikri (The ghost city) and Bharatpur Birds Sanctuary. On Arrival Check in at Hotel . Overnight at Hotel.

Day 06 : AGRA
Full Day city tour of Agra visting Taj Mahal, the mausoleum built by a sorrowing Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his favorite wife, Mumtaz Mahal. Taj Mahal is is considered the finest example of Mughal architecture and the jewel of Muslim art in India and one of the universally admired masterpieces of the world’s heritage . After Visting Taj Mahal Proceed to Agra Fort , Itmad-Ud-Daulah , Akbar Mausoleum etc. Overnight at Hotel

Day 07 : AGRA – DELHI BY ROAD 210 KMS/ 130 MILES 4 HOURS DRIVE

Delhi – Kalka by Shatabdi Express – Departure 1725 Hrs

Arrival 2120 Hrs Kalka Delhi by Road – 80 Kms ( 2Hrs) Drive

Morning Drive back to Delhi . Upon Arrival in Delhi Transfer to Railway station to board Shatabdi Express for Kalka . Upon Arrival in Kalka met and Transfer to Shimla – the “Queen of Hills” and a popular tourist destination in Himachal Pradesh . Shimla was declared the summer capital of the British Raj in India in 1864. Upon arrival check in at Hotel .

Day 08 : SHIMLA
Full Day tour of Shimla Visiting Kufri , Sankat Mochan Temple , Indian Institute Of Advanced Studies, Jakhu Temple . Evening free to stroll in the famous shopping place of Shimla town – The Mall & The Ridge. Overnight at hotel

Day 09 : SHIMLA – MANALI VIA KULLU BY ROAD 260KMS / 162 MILES 7 HOURS DRIVE
ToDay Travel by Road from Shimla to Manali another famous Hill station in Manali situated at a height of 2050 m in the Himalayas. On arrival check in at hotel. Overnight at hotel.

Day 10 : MANALI
Morning half Day city tour visiting Hadimba Devi Temple, Manu Temple, Tibetan Monastery and Vashist Hot Water Springs and Temple Afternoon excursion visiting Kothi Gorge, Gulaba, Marhi, Rohtang Pass (Upto Snow Line in case Rohtang is closed due to snow fall) and Sollang Valley. Overnight at hotel.

Day 11 : MANALI – DELHI BY FLIGHT
Morning Transfer to Airport to board flight for Delhi . Upon Arrival check in at Hotel .
Overnight at Hotel.

Day 12 : LEAVE DELHI
Transfer to Airport to board Flight for Onward Journey.

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Rajasthan Tour Package 6N7D

Rajasthan Tour Package 6N7D

Rajasthan Tour Package – 6N7D

Destinations Covered: New Delhi, Agra, Jaipur

DAY 01 : ARRIVAL IN NEW DELHI
Pick up from Delhi international Airport, transfer to hotel , Overnight stay at hotel in Delhi. .

DAY 02 : DELHI CITY TOUR
After Breakfast Full day tour of combined OLD & NEW Delhi. Visit Jama Masjid, the largest mosque in India – Built by Shah Jahan, witness the Red Fort; Visit Humayun’s tomb and overnight stay at hotel in Delhi.

DAY 03 : NEW DELHI- AGRA
After breakfast drive to Agra en route visiting Akbar’s Tomb at Sikandra. Later visit Taj Mahal at the time of sunset. Overnight stay at hotel in Agra.

DAY 04 : AGRA
Early morning visit the Seven Wonders of the World -the incredible Taj Mahal at the time of sun rise. Also visit the Agra Fort The architectural splendor of the mausoleums, the fort and the palaces is a vivid reminder of the opulence of the legendary Moghul Empire, of which Agra was the capital in the 16th and early 17th centuries. Overnight stay at hotel in Agra.

DAY 05 : AGRA-JAIPUR
After breakfast drive to Jaipur en route visiting Fatehpur Sikri & Bharatpur Bird Sanctuary. Upon your arrival in Jaipur check-in to hotel. Rest of the day at your leisure. Overnight stay at hotel in Jaipur.

DAY 06 : JAIPUR
After Breakfast at hotel Full day sight seeing of Jaipur visiting City Palace, Wind Palace and Old City. Evening visit Chokhi Dhani Village Resort for Rajasthani Dinner with dance and Music. Overnight stay at hotel in Jaipur.

DAY 07 : JAIPUR-NEW DELHI
After breakfast visit the amber fort and palace and drive to new Delhi airport & drop and tour ends.

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Rajasthan Tour Package 5N6D

Rajasthan Tour Package 5N6D

Rajasthan Tour Package – 5N6D

Destinations Covered: New Delhi, Jaipur, Agra, Ranthambhore

DAY 1: NEW DELHI – JAIPUR
Pickup from New Delhi Airport / Railway Station / Bus Stand by placard carrying driver straight to Jaipur and transfer to Hotel in Jaipur. Later visit to the fabled Pink City, the Old Jaipur, Drive through the Johari Bazaar to the Hawa Mahal (Palace of Winds).Visit the various museums inside the City Palace and the ancient observatory, Jantar Mantar, Pay a visit to the Govind Deoji Temple, housing the patron deity of Jaipur. Evening free for shopping, etc. Overnight stay at Hotel in Jaipur.

DAY 2: JAIPUR
On the second day of the trip, visit the magnificent Amber palace. See the largest cannon on wheels in the World, and old cannon foundry at Jaigarh. Visit to the Kanak Vrindavan Temple in the valley of flowers. Evening enjoy the dinner with cultural dances at Chokhi Dhani. Over night stay at Hotel in Jaipur.

DAY 3: JAIPUR – RANTHAMBHORE
Depart for Ranthambhore after breakfast. Check-in at hotel in Ranthambhore. After lunch visit to Ranthambhore National Park.    Overnight stay at hotel in Ranthambhore.

DAY 4: RANTHAMBHORE – BHARATPUR
Morning visit to the National Park – Project Tiger. Later drive towards Bharatpur. Enjopy a brief visit to the Keoladeo Ghana, Bird Sanctuary.  (Entry Fee and guide fees in the park are extra). Check-in at hotel in Bharatpur for overnight stay.

DAY 5: BHARATPUR – AGRA
Morning visit to Keoladeo Ghana Bird sanctuary. Depart for Agra after breakfast. Visit to abandon city of Fatehpur Sikri on the way. Check-in at hotel in Agra. Later visit the Agra Fort, Itmnad – Ud – Daulah & famous Taj Mahal. Overnight stay at hotel in Agra.

Day 6: AGRA – DELHI
On the last day of the trip, morning visit the Taj Mahal and Red Fort and afternoon drive back to New Delhi airport where the tour ends.

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Taj Mahal Tour Package 12N13D

Taj Mahal Tour Package 12N13D

Taj Mahal Tour Package – 12N13D

Destinations Covered: Delhi, Jaipur, Sariska, Agra, Ranthambore, Bharatpur, Khajuraho ,Bandhavgarh

Day1 – Arrive Delhi
Arrive Delhi and transfer to hotel.

Day2 – Delhi
After breakfast, tour the historic city of old Delhi to include the magnificent Red Fort, Jama Masjid largest mosque in Asia, both built by Shahjahan, Rajghat – memorial to Mahatma Gandhi, the “Father of the Nation”. Afternoon, tour of New Delhi to include Humanyun Tomb, Qutab Minar, India Gate, Birla Mandir, Bahai Temple. Evening visit Son-et-Lumiere at Red Fort. Overnight at hotel.

Day3 – Sariska
Leave Delhi after breakfast reaching Sariska (239 km/5 hrs) by lunch. On arrival transfer to the hotel. Afternoon jungle drive, place is well known for Sambars, Cheetals, Blue bulls, Spotted deers, Wild boards in addition to Tigers & Leopards. Sariska is set in the rugged Aravali Hills – one of the old mountain ranges Overnight at hotel.

Day4 – Sariska
At Sariska, jeep safari of park Overnight at hotel.

Day5 – Sariska – Jaipur
After breakfast drive to Jaipur (111 kms / 3hrs). Enroute visit Amber Fort, once the capital of Kachwahas before they moved to their newly built capital in Jaipur. This is the only fort where still one can go by the elephant back even today like a Maharaja. Overnight in hotel.

Day6 – Jaipur
Morning after breakfast, tour of the city including City Place, Hawa Mahal. Astronomical Observatory and drive by the Pink City bazaars. Afternoon, drive to Ranthambhore (160 kms/3 hrs &30 mins). Overnight at hotel.

Day7 – Ranthambhore
At Ranthambhore – jeep safari to the jungle. Overnight at hotel.

Day8 – Ranthambhore – Bharatpur
Drive to Bharatpur for Keoladeo national Park known for the migratory birds even as far as from Siberia. On arrival transfer to the hotel. Evening cycle rickshaw tour of the sanctuary and see the birds including the rare Siberian cranes. Overnight at hotel.

Day9 – Bharatpur
Morning, visit the sanctuary and see birds. After late breakfast drive to Fatehpur Sikri, (25 kms/45 mins) the deserted capital built by Akbar which was abandoned due to lack of water. See Darbar-e-Aam, Palaces Panch Mahal and Tansen Seat etc. Late afternoon visit Agra Fort and Taj Mahal. Overnight at Hotel.

Khajurao Day10 – Agra – Khajuraho
Morning visit Taj Mahal to see it in different light. Catch afternoon flight to Khajuraho and transfer to hotel. Evening tour of Chandela dynasty temples famous for their spectacular sculptures and erotic carvings. Overnight at hotel.

Day11 – Khajuraho – Bandhavgarh
Drive to Bandhavgarh Tiger Reserve (270 kms/6 hrs). On arrival transfer to the hotel – The Jungle Lodge. Evening visit Park and jeep safari. Overnight at hotel.

Day12 – Bandhavgarh
At Bandhavgarh – jungle exploration on elephant back. Overnight at hotel.

Day13 – Flight to Delhi
Reach Delhi and continue your journey home.

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