Varanasi with Golden Triangle: Classic North India Heritage Tour
Duration: 06 Nights/ 07 Days
Destinations: Delhi - Jaipur - Agra - Varanasi – Delhi
Day 01 : Arrival DelhiOn your arrival at Delhi, the capital city of India our executive will take you to a hotel and assist you in check in process thereafter handed over all your tour related document and will tell you about your tour program. On this day you will visit Old Delhi covering Jama Masjid, Red Fort and Chandni Chowk. Stay overnight at the city hotel.
Day 02: Delhi Sightseeing – JaipurThis morning we proceed on a sightseeing tour of the other part of the city, New Delhi and visit the Laxmi Narayan Temple, India Gate, and the Gandhi Memorial. Also visit embassies and the Parliament House (from outside), Humayun's Tomb and the Qutab Minar. Following the tour we will begin our road journey towards Jaipur. Upon arrival, transfer to the hotel. Night halt at Jaipur.
Day 03 : Sightseen JaipurAfter breakfast, visit the magnificent City Palace and experience the historical charm of a beautiful fusion of Mughal and Rajput architecture. Move to Hawa mahal popularly known as the Palace of Winds and Jantar Mantar and Birla temple. Enjoy a mouth watering meal of the Rajasthani food at Choki Dhani. You can go for shopping in the streets of Jaipur. Beautiful artifacts,gems and silver jewelry and bright odhinis are available. Head back to the hotel for overnight stay .
Day 04: Jaipur - Fatehpur Sikri - AgraAfter breakfast check out from the hotel and head towards The" pink City" of Jaipur. Enroute visit fatehpur Sikri is one of the splendid examples of Mughal architectural brilliance and is the best example of the blend of Hindu , Persian and Mughal architecture.Few interesting monuments in Fatehpur Sikri are,Buland Darwaza made 54 meters high is the largest gateway in the world,Diwan-i-Khas- Hall known as the "Ekstambha Prasada" decorated with finest sculpture and precious stones, Panch Mahal is a fascinating five storey building offering a panoramic view of the area.Tomb of renowned Sufi saint Salim Chisti is well known for its delicate carvings and draws millions of pilgrims. From here we continue driving to Agra. After reaching, get transferred to the hotel. The rest of the day is free. Overnight stay in the Hotel.
Day 05: Agra Sightseeing - Varanasi (by Train)At Sunrise we enjoy visiting the Taj Mahal and witness its timeless beauty (Note: The Taj Mahal is closed on Friday) Afternoon we will visit Agra Fort and Id-Mat-Ud-Dauhla's tomb. Evening transfer to the train station for catching the train to Varanasi. Overnight aboard
Day 06: Arrival VaranasiMorning arrive in Varanasi , the oldest living city of the world situated on the banks of holy river Ganga. At Varanasi Railway Station our representative will assist you till hotel.
After exhausting journey exhilarate yourself in hotel. Later in the afternoon take excursion to Sarnath – The major center of Buddhism in India, where Lord Buddha gave his first sermon, next to Alamgir Mosque or Beni Madhav Ka Darera, Dasaswamedh Ghat and The Bharat Mata Temple. Evening we will visit the banks of Ganges for Ganga Aarti.
Overnight at hotel.
Day 7 – Varanasi – Delhi ( By Flight )A sunrise boat cruise of the holy river Ganges. Cruise past through the various Ghats, where we will experience the rituals & ancient religious traditions being performed by Hindus.
Establish your morning with a guided tour to old city. Later straight ahead for Varanasi Airport to connect flight for Delhi. Here in Delhi catch your flight for onward journey.