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Gems of India & Nepal | 16 Days
Delhi – Jaipur - Ranthambore - Agra – Gwalior - Orchha – Khajuraho – Varanasi – Kathmandu – Delhi
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Tour Advantages

  • Tradition Indian welcome Ceremony
  • Drive pass through the Delhi’s impressive Raisina Hills to India Gate
  • Experience Mughal & Rajput architecture
  • Travel by brightly Caparisoned Elephant ride to Jaipur’s Amber Fort
  • Visit to Historical Monuments, Palaces & museum in Tour
  • Visit to Sanganer Village to see the block printing, Blue Potery & paper factory etc.
  • Visit to White Birla Marble Temple
  • Enjoy Rajasthani Country side drive
  • Game Viewing in Ranthambore
  • Walk through the Mughal “Ghost town” of Fatehpur Sikri
  • Enjoy the horse cart ride to Taj Mahal
  • Stand before the world’s most famous monument to love, The Taj Mahal
  • Visit to world famous Ancient Architecture site of Khajuraho
  • Visit to Buddhist site Sarnath
  • Watch the spiritual aarti ceremony at Varanasi Ghat
  • Visit to Kathmandu Durbar Square UNESCO world heritage site
  • Visit to Pashupatinath, Bouddhanath, Swoyambhunath, and Patan Durbar Square

Day By Day Itinerary

Day 01   Arrive Delhi
Arrive Indira Gandhi International Airport, meet & greet with Traditional Indian welcome. Transfer to hotel. Delhi stands as the capital of Modern India. Here you can see the mingling of the Old and New India, the ancient and the modern.  Very few cities in the world can express such a profusion of architectural styles.

Day 02     In Delhi
Old Delhi was an ancient walled city. Mughal Emperor Shah Jehan in 1650 switched the Mughal capital from Agra to Delhi.  Shah Jehan possessing an Exquisite talent, especially in architecture, created the seventh city and in the Process brought about Delhi's glorious renaissance.  Start the day with Old Delhi, here you will view Red Fort, the most Opulent Fort and Palace of the Mughal Empire. The fort is Shah Jehan's symbol Of power and elegance, built behind red sandstone walls. Also visit Raj Ghat, the memorial site of the Mahatma Gandhi; Jama Masjid, the Largest mosque in India;

New Delhi Lateens designed an "Imperial City" having palatial-sized buildings set amid broad tree-lined avenues punctuated by Mughal style gardens, complete with fountains and shallow pools. Visit two monuments from Delhi's past - Humayun's Tomb and Qutub Minar, Louts Temple, Drive pass through the Raisina Hill, past the imposing India Gate and Parliament House.  Evening return to the Red Fort to watch the “Son et Lumire” show which is Interplay of colorful lights and sound tracing the history of monument till date. Overnight stay at hotel

Day 03 Delhi – Jaipur 260 kms / 5 hrs
Afternoon drive to Jaipur once the capital of Rajasthan province the abode of Rajasthan, everywhere you will see the monuments of its Rajput rulers. It has the distinction of being a well-planned and laid out city. As you drive through the old part of town, you will witness a life most unlike others. Witness how the city blooms during the day in a kaleidoscope of color and sound. Jaipur is one of the main centers for shopping in India -- especially with regard to textiles, jewellery, stones carpets, etc. Later visit to Sanganer village situated of outskirt of Jaipur Look at the teeming Jain temple from the 17th century and visit the traditional wood block printing, tie and dye fabric, paper factory and blue pottery that make the reputation of the craftsmanship of the city rose. Overnight stay in Hotel

Day 04    In Jaipur
Morning visit the 17th century fortress of Amber Fort - marvelous example of Rajput architecture with its terraces and ramparts reflected in the Maota Lake below. Go up the fort ascended on Caparisoned Elephant true to the style of the Maharajas of the past. The interiors of the fort have various royal halls decorated with intricate ivory, mirror and glasswork complemented by exquisite wall paintings. As you move between the rooms of this magnificent structure feel the history and visualize the pomp and grandeur of a kingdom never conquered, whose hilltop location is to view various palaces with rooms of stunning beauty including the world’s finest chamber of mirrors and also visit   temple of Kali.

Afternoon visit to Maharaja’s City Palace, where you can see an imposing blend of traditional Rajasthani and Mughal Art, the museum is resplendent with its collection of robes of royal princes, carpets, an armory of old weapons, miniature paintings portraying court scenes, battle scenes and processions, Jantar Mantar (an accurate observatory built in 1726 A.D.), Birla White Marble temple and Hawa Mahal (Palace of Winds) - a five storied wonder with a spectacular pyramidal facade and overhanging windows with latticed screens, domes and spires. Overnight stay at hotel

Day 05   Jaipur – Ranthambhore 175 kms / 3 hrs
After breakfast drive to Ranthambore National Park provides a unique experience of life in the outdoors. Spread over 392 sq. km., the Park comprises dry deciduous forests sprawling over an undulating terrain of the Aravalis and Vindhyan ranges. Exotic wildlife abounds and thrills the nature and wildlife lover. Ranthambore Sanctuary has a large number of Tigers, Leopards, Caracals, Jungle Casts, Sambhar, Chital, Nilgai, Chinkara, Langoor, Wild Boars, Peafowl, etc. Three beautiful and artificial lakes i.e., Padam Talab, Rajbagh and Milak Talab & many anicuts are part of this Park inviting many migratory birds like Greyleg, Ruddy Shelduck, Pintails and many others. The park provides a rare and exquisite experience of seeing Nature and its flora and fauna at its best, upon arrival check in hotel. Afternoon game viewing for 3 hrs for tracking the tiger. Overnight stay at hotel

Day 06   Ranthambore - Agra 232 Kms / 5 hrs
After breakfast proceed to Agra On today’s drive through the Rajasthani countryside we see villages, woman dressed in the brilliantly colored saris of the region, Camels, Elephants & scenes of rural lives. En route visit Ghostly deserted red sandstone city of Fatehpur Sikri, built in 1569 by the Great Emperor Akbar. Today it is deserted & left in solitude to reminisce over its past glory. Arrive Agra, home to the Incredible Taj Mahal. Overnight stay in Hotel

Day 07   Agra – Gwalior 120 kms/2 hrs
Rise early morning to the Taj Mahal – The New 7 wonder of the world and Monument of Love in the warm glow of Sunrise, which was built in 1630 by Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan as a tomb for his beloved wife Mumtaz Mahal. Construction of the Taj Mahal began in 1631, and is believed to have taken 18 years to complete, with over 20,000 craftsmen working around the clock. The design and construction is said to be that of the legendary architect, Ustad Ahamad Lahori.  Legend has it that once construction was completed, what makes the Taj Mahal unique is its perfect proportions, distinct femininity, medium of construction and ornamentation.  Its marble exterior reflects rose and golden tints at sunrise and sunset, while it is dazzling white during the day. It is impossible to visualize the Taj Mahal in any surrounding others than its paradoxical garden. Paradise, in Islam, is visualized as a lush garden where running streams flow. When the Mughal brought this concept to India they elevated it to heights of Incomparable artistry. As you drive through the city witness the local life, Shopping and bazaars (markets) and the hustle bustle of everyday India. Afternoon drive to Gwalior, upon arrival visit to Gwalior fort & Jai Vilas Palace, Overnight stay at hotel

Day 08   Gwalior- Orchha 105 Kms / 2 hrs
After breakfast drive to Orchha - A medieval city founded by Bundels rulers with palaces and temples of 16th & 17th Century upon arrival check in Hotel. Later sightseeing of Orchha includes Jehangir Mahal, Raj Mahal, Praveen Rai Mahal, Lakshmi Narayan, Chaturbuj and Ram Raj temples.  Overnight stay at hotel

Day 09   Orchha- Khajuraho 160 Kms / 3 hrs
After breakfast drive to Khajuraho. Upon arrival check in Hotel, Later visit the eastern group of temples of Khajuraho that consists of the Parasvanath Temple, which is the only Jain temple at Khajuraho and has excellent sculptures on the outer walls of the sanctum. Also visit the Javeri temple dedicated to Vishnu.  Overnight stay at hotel

Day 10   Khajuraho-Banaras Fly
After breakfast visit to renowned Khajuraho group of temples dedicated to God and goddesses from Hindu mythology, Visit the world famous Chandela temples where forthright sculptures celebrate the Joy of life and love for which there is no equivalent in the world.
Afternoon fly to Banaras - is one of the oldest cities in the world. Also known as Banaras, this city has been the center of the Hindu faith for all of recorded history. Kashi, Banaras or Varanasi is the oldest living city in the History of Mankind. This City is acknowledged as the cultural Capital of the Oriental part of the Globe. This is treated as an embodied diving. India, the nation with diversified culture has one unity or common that is Varanasi where cultures from all the walks of this country congregated and accepted this city as their spiritual Destiny. Overnight stay at hotel

Day 11     In Banaras
Early Morning visit some of the Hindu Temples that line the river Ganges & Boat excursion on the Holy River Ganges to see the Bathing ghats and crimination sites. Watching people bathing and worshiping at the ghats is one of the most extraordinary experiences of a visit to India. Later city tour Bharat Mata Temple with a big relief map of India in marble,

Afternoon day return excursion to Sarnath – 10 km from the holy city of Varanasi, is the blessed locale where more than 2,500 years ago Buddha chose to deliver his first sermon, after attaining Nirvana. Gautam Buddha with his five disciples formed the first Sangha along with Yasa of Varanasi and his 54 friends. The beginning of the celebrated Mantra, “Buddham Sharanam Gachhami” owes its origin to Sarnath. The three jewels “I go for refuge to the Buddha, I go for refuge to the Wheel of Law, and I go for refuge to the Sangha” first laid down here, have remained unchanged ever since. Hence rightly, every Buddhist Pilgrim after Bodhgaya endeavors to be blessed with a visit to Sarnath in his lifetime Evening see “aarti” Ceremony on the River Ganges & Stroll along the narrow lanes and bazaars full of shops selling, among other things, the world-famous Banaras Silks. Overnight stay.

Day 12     Varanasi – Kathmandu Fly
After breakfast remainder of the day is free to explore the oldest city Banaras at own, Vehicle on your disposal late afternoon transfer to airport to board the flight to Kathmandu, The capital of Nepal arrived Kathmandu - The unique and fascinating capital of the Himalayan Kingdom of Nepal. upon arrival transfer to hotel. Overnight stay

Day 13    In Kathmandu 
Morning visit to Living Goddess Kumari’s house, Kathmandu Durbar Square: So far as art and architecture are concerned, you need to look no further. This complex of places, courtyards and temples built between the 12th and 18th century. The Durbar Square protected by UNESCO as the world heritage site in the social, religious and urban focal point of the city. Afternoon you're free. Visit the Thamel Tourist Area. Overnight stay at hotel.

Day 14    In Kathmandu
After breakfast After breakfast we proceed for sightseeing with our expert guide sightseeing at Pashupatinath, Bouddhanath, Swoyambhunath and Patan Durbar Square Pashupatinath: The holiest of holy Hindu temple in south Asia is the focal point of   pilgrimage from   all over the sub-continent. The holy river Bagmati flowing nearby is the cremation ground of the Hindus. Funeral pyres can be viewed from across the river. Bouddhanath: Probably the largest stupa in the world is also found in Kathmandu valley-the great stupa of Bouddhanath. Again the Omni-sighted eyes of the Buddha stare all the directions. This Stupa is the place of worship of Tibetan Buddhists predominantly.

Day 15   In Kathmandu
After breakfast visit to Swoyambhunath: It is situated in the west of Kathmandu city on the top of the hill. The huge Stupa is one of the holiest Buddhist site in Nepal and is listed as a world heritage site. Patan Durbar Square: Patan Durbar Square (Krishna Temple, Kumari chowk, etc), Hiranya Varna Mahabihar, Kumbheswore Temple, Ashoka Stupas, Godawari Botanical Garden, Tibetan Refugee Camp, etc. Overnight stay at Soaltee hotel resort Overnight stay

Day 16   Kathmandu - Delhi Fly – Onward Destination
After breakfast pack your luggage and say goodbye to this fascinating land and transfer to Tribhuvan International Airport to board the flight for Delhi. Upon arrival take the flight for Home town.

Tour Inclusion

Accommodation

  • 02 Nights stay in Delhi
  • 02 Night say in Jaipur
  • 01 Night stay in Ranthambore
  • 01 Night stay in Agra
  • 01 Night stay in Gwalior
  • 01 Night stay in Orchha
  • 01 Night stay in Khajuraho
  • 02 Night stay in Varanasi
  • 04 Night stay in Kathmandu

Meal  

  • Daily Buffet Breakfast in hotel

Transfers & Sightseeing

  • All transfers & sightseeing by air-conditioned vehicle
  • All state taxes, tool taxes and parking

Other services Includes

  • Rickshaw Puller ride in Bustling Bazaar of Chandni Chowk
  • Caparisoned Elephant ride to Amer Fort
  • Horse Cart ride to Taj Mahal Gate
  • Services of local English-Speaking Guides
  • Monument entry fees as per itinerary
  • All Applicable Government Taxes

Tour Exclusion

  • Indian Visa
  • Travel Insurance
  • Major Meals - Lunch & Dinner
  • Services of Language Speaking Guides
  • Video, film & professional still camera fees
  • Anything which is not mentioned in inclusions above
  • Expenses of personal nature like Telephone Calls, Laundry, Porterage, Tips, Alcoholic Beverages, etc
Add on Experiences

With this Incredible India holidays, you can add on some experiences according to your taste to make the unforgettable & memorable tour with an additional price.

asia spice market khari

Asia Largest spice market

Gurudwara Bangla Sahib Kitchen

Gurudwara Bangla Sahib Kitchen

craft museum

Handicraft Museum

Food in Haveli

Home Cooked Food in Haveli

indian crafts bazaar

Indian Crafts Bazaar

Agra cooking class

Making your own Taj Mahal

Mohhabat - The Taj Show

Rejuvenate

Shop at Kinari Bazar

Boating at Ramgarh Lake

ELEPHANT FARM

Explore Chokhi Dhani

Explore the villages in Jeep

Hot Air Balloon Ride

wilderness with Jeep Safari

Rajasthani Cuisines

Rejuvenate yourself with a massage

Fulfill your shopping spree

Heritage Hotel

Raj Mandir Cinema

Explore the Old Town of Khajuraho

Archaeological Museum

Explore the Old Town of Khajuraho

Explore the Old Town of Khajuraho

Panna National Park

Panna National Park

Panna National Park

Light Show in Khajuraho

Shop till you drop

Shop till you drop

Explore the weavers’ village

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