Destinations: Delhi - Agra - Ranthambore - Jaipur - Udaipur - Goa - Mumbai
Duration: 15 Nights / 16 Days
Day 1: Arrival at Delhi
On your late night arrival, the company officials will come and receive you from the International airport of Delhi, India. From there you will be directly taken to the hotel. You will have an overnight stay in the hotel.
Delhi was once the capital of nearly 7 empires. After independence it became the capital of India. Its splendid history still echoes in every corner of Delhi. It holds in it the synergy of ancient, medieval and contemporary cultures.
Overnight stay will be at Delhi.
Day 02 Delhi:
Breakfast will be provided at the hotel. After breakfast there will be a full day tour of Old and New Delhi.
Old Delhi - The all day sight seeing trip includes renowned and historic places like Raj Ghat, Jama Masjid and Red Fort. You will get a pleasurable cycle rickshaw ride from Jama Masjid to Chandini Chowk.
New Delhi - The all day sight seeing trip includes famous and historic places like the Humayun's Tomb and Qutub Minar. There will be a ride from the ceremonial avenue, Rajpath, India Gate, Parliament House and the President's Residence and would end at the Diplomatic Enclave. There will be overnight stay in hotel.
In the evening you may see a Qawwali at Nizamuddin Dargah on special days.
Day 03: Delhi - Agra
You will get Breakfast at the hotel. Agra is a 4-hour drive from Delhi covering approximately 201 km's by road. There will be a visit to the Sikandra, which is Akbar's Tomb, in between the route.
When you reach Agra you will check in to a hotel.
Agra: built in 1565 by emperor Akbar, Agra fort was then its capital. Agra city was entirely transformed by emperor Akbar and Shah Jahan in terms of architecture. Primarily it is known for the very renowned and admired.
Architectural wonder called Taj Mahal. The contemporary Agra is overshadowed by the stunning Mughal heritage.
Overnight stay will be at Agra hotel.
Breakfast will be provided in the Agra hotel. After that there will be sightseeing tours in Agra.
The main attraction of Agra is The Taj Mahal, and then there is Agra Fort and Itmad-ud-Daulla's Tomb, which are worth a visit too. You will be provided with an English speaking guide and a battery run van.
Return to hotel and relax in the evening. Overnight will be at Agra.
Day 05: Agra - Ranthambore
Ranthambore is a 6-hour drive from Agra covering approximately 240 km's by road. There will be a visit to Fatehpur Sikri in between the route.
Fatehpur Sikri - it was an important city at the time of Akbar's reign in the 16th century. The fort is visually striking because of the red sandstone. Due to scarcity of water, it was abandoned shortly after Akbar's death.
After that you visit the Buland Darvaza, the largest gateway in India.
When you reach Ranthambore you check in at a lodge.
Ranthambore National Park is approximately 14 kilometers from Sawai Madhopur. This park has been marked as the site where the maximum numbers of tigers have been spotted. Rivers Chambal and Banas run through the park in the north and south respectively.
Overnight stay will be at Ranthambore.
Day 06: Ranthambore
You will be taken for a jungle safari at 6 AM in the morning. Refreshments and water will be provided with the trip.
You will return to the resort to have your breakfast. You will then be taken to the temple and the fort inside the National Park.
From there you return to the resort to have lunch. In the afternoon you again go for a safari and track the tigers. Overnight stay will be at Ranthambore.
Day 07: Ranthambore -Jaipur
Jaipur is a 3-hour drive from Ranthambore covering approximately 170 km's by road.
You will be taken for the morning safari into the National Park. You come back to the hotel by 10 AM to have breakfast.
Then you check out from hotel and proceed for Jaipur.
Jaipur - Sawai Jai Singh II built the Jaipur city in a time span starting from 1727 to 1731. He was the princely ruler of Jaipur at that time. Jaipur's culture, heritage and history are still preserved. Popularly Jaipur is called as the pink city because it was painted in pink in the honor of The Prince of Wales. It is brimming with old forts, majestic and royal palaces, ancient and modern temples and gardens.
When you reach Jaipur, you will check into a hotel. Overnight stay will be at Jaipur.
Day 8: Jaipur
Breakfast will be provided at the hotel. There will be a trip to Amber Fort on the outskirts of Jaipur. You will be provided with an elephant to ride to the fort. King Man Singh started building this fort in 1592 and later on his son Jai Singh completed the construction. From there you carry on the sightseeing by going to Jaipur City, covering City Palace, Jantar Mantar and Hawa Mahal.
You are free to enjoy the evening. Overnight stay will be at the hotel
Day 09: Jaipur - Udaipur
You will be taken to Udaipur by flight: 9w709 in Jet Airways. The departure time of the flight is 7:15 am and arrival time is 8:10 am.
Breakfast will be given at the Jaipur hotel. You will check out and move to the airport for your flight to Udaipur.
Udaipur: It is often called as 'The Jewel of Mewar' because of its beautiful lakes. It is still ruled by the Sisodia Dynasty, since 1200 years.
Check in to the hotel as soon as you reach Udaipur. You may relax in the afternoon at the hotel. In the evening, you will be taken for a motor launch cruise on the Lake Pichola. You will also visit the Jag Mandir Palace, which is an island palace in the middle of the lake. Overnight stay will be at Udaipur.
Day 10: Udaipur
After having lunch at the hotel you proceed for sight seeing.
You will be taken to the City Palace and the Peacock Courtyard, Sahelion-ki-Bari Gardens, the Jagdish Temple and the Local Folk Museum.
You will enjoy a sumptuous dinner at Devigarh Palace Hotel. Overnight stay will be at Udaipur.
Day 11: Udaipur - Mumbai
You will be taken to Mumbai by flight: 9w709 in Jet Airways. The departure time of the flight is 8:15 am and arrival time is 9:30 am.
Mumbai - Goa:
From there you will be taken to Goa by flight: 9w458 in Jet Airways. The departure time of the flight is 12 o' clock and arrival time is 1 pm.
Breakfast will be given at the Udaipur hotel. You will check out and proceed to the airport for a flight to Goa via Mumbai.
Goa: is often called the Goa Dorado, which means 'Golden Goa'. It has mesmerizing beaches, imperial churches and many temples and colorful people that make it one of the most sought after destinations of the world. You will be taken to the golden beaches of Goa with loads of water sports and beach actions.
On arrival in Goa you check into a hotel and relax in the beches.
Overnight stay will be at Goa.
Day 12 - 14: Goa
Your breakfasts will be at the hotel. Unwind at the beaches of Goa. You can visit Agonda Beach, Aguada Beach, Anjuna Beach, Calangute Beach, Colva Beach and Dona Paula Beach.
Overnight stay will be at Goa.
Day 15: Goa - Mumbai
You will be taken to Mumbai by flight: 9w474 in Jet Airways. The departure time of the flight is 4:15 pm and arrival time is 5:30 pm. Breakfast will be provided at the hotel. You will check out of the Goa hotel and proceed to the airport for flight to Mumbai in the evening.
Mumbai: it is the commercial capital of India. Before 1996, Mumbai was called Bombay, taken from 'Bom Bahai', which means 'Good Bay' in Portuguese.
On arrival at Mumbai you will be taken to your hotel. Overnight stay will be in Mumbai.
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