Golden Triangle with Khajuraho & Varanasi
Day 01: New Delhi: On arrival at New Delhi international airport you will be received by our representative and transferred to check-in at your hotel. Rest of the time is free at leisure. Stay overnight in Delhi.
Day 02: New Delhi: After breakfast enjoy guided tour of this historical city visit Red Fort, Chandni Chowk, Jama Masjid, Raj Ghat, Humayun’s tomb, Qutub Minar, Lotus Temple, President’s Residence, India Gate and others in Lutyen’s Delhi. Stay overnight at Delhi.
Day 03: Jaipur: After breakfast transferred to Jaipur. On arrival check in at your proposed hotel. You may visit colourful market in the evening.
Day 04: Jaipur: After breakfast take a guided sightseeing tour of Amber Fort, Ganesh Pole, City Palace, Jantar Mantar, Birla Temple, Albert Museum and other city attractions.
Day 04: Agra: Visit the well-preserved capital of Akbar- Fatehpur Sikri on the way. At Agra visit the incomparable Taj Mahal and Agra Fort.
Day 07: Gwalior: Visit Tansen’s tomb, Jai Vilas Palace and the immense Gwalior fort. Sound and light show in the evening at Man Mandir palace of the fort is highly recommended.
Day 08: Orchha: After breakfast transferred to Orchha- a virgin historical site picturesquely located by the banks of Betwa river. The place with its beautiful palaces and thematic chambers is still almost untouristic. Day free to move on own.
Day 09: Orchha: Visit the Fort, Raj Mahal palace, Raj Praveen Mahal Palace, Jehangir palace and the Royal chhattries. Also visit Raja Ram temple- the only place where Lord Rama is worshipped as a king.
Day 10: Khajuraho: Reach Khajuraho by road and resume the main itinerary thereon. Guided tour of a Eastern Group of temples .
Day 11: Khajuraho: Morning tour to another group of outstanding temples.
Day 12: Varanasi: Reach by flight. Take walking tour of a few Ghats and narrow back lanes to feel the pulse of this most sacred city of India.
Day 13: Varanasi: Early morning boat ride on river Ganges to witness holy rituals on Ghats. A very spiritual experience! Day tour to Sarnath where Buddha delivered his first sermon.
Day 14: New Delhi: Take the flight back to Delhi. On arrival transfer to hotel. Evening free to visit one of the many cultural centers of New Delhi.
Day 15: Delhi (Departure): Transfer to airport at appropriate departure time for onward journey. Tour ends.