Duration : 17 nights / 18 Days

Destinations : Delhi – Udaipur – Jodhpur - Jaipur - Agra - Khajuraho - Varanasi – Kathmandu - Pokhara – Kathmandu.

Day 01: Arrive Delhi
A traditional welcome on arrival at Delhi International airport by our company’s representative and transfer to your hotel for 02 nights stay


Day 02: Delhi
After an early breakfast proceed for a guided city tour of New Delhi visiting Raj Ghat - the cremation ground of Mahatma Gandhi - the Father of the Nation. Photo stop at Red fort to get the photo along with this historical monument, Enjoy Rickshaw ride from Red fort towards to Jama Masjid through the narrow streets of chandni chowk. Jama Masjid - The great mosque of Old Delhi is the final architectural extravagance of the Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan with a courtyard capable of holding 25,000 devotees. India Gate - constructed as a memorial and was built in the memory of 90,00 soldiers who laid down their lives during world war I. Drive Pass Parliament & President house, Drive through the Diplomatic Area, Qutab Minar - is among the tallest and famous towers in the world. The minaret is 234 feet high and the highest individual tower in the world.


Day 03: Delhi – Udaipur (By flight)
Today, you will be transferred to Delhi airport to catch your flight to Udaipur. The most romantic city Udaipur known as the City of Lakes and Venice of East was the historic capital city of the erstwhile Kingdom of Mewar.
On arrival at Udaipur transfer to your hotel for 02 nights stay. Udaipur city was established in 1568 by Maharana Udai Singh after his last unproductive endeavor to preserve the Mewar capital, Chittorgarh from the attack of Mughals


Day 04: Udaipur
After breakfast, enjoy city tour of Udaipur visiting the City Palace, a fascinating compilation of structures added by a variety of rulers after Udai Singh & erected in the year 1725. Sahelion ki Bari, the backyard of Maids of Honour. It is an ornamental garden laid out by Maharana Sangram Singh for his daughter & the females of the Queen's patio. Sahelio ki Bari is decorated with a number of fountains, pool & a variety of colourful flowers. Also visit the Indo – Aryan Jagdish Temple, constructed in the year 1651 AD by Maharana Jagat Singh. It is the principal and the most gorgeous shrines of Udaipur with notable sculpted descriptions.
Evening, enjoy a refreshing boat ride on lake pichola and appreciate the surrounding beauty of the city including the magnificent Lake Palace.


Day 05: Udaipur – Ranakpur – Jodhpur (285 kms / 05 hrs)
After breakfast embark on your drive to jodhpur, the second largest city of Rajasthan founded by Rao Jodha in 1459 and a popular tourist destination featuring many palaces, forts and temples set in the stark landscape of the Thar Desert. The city is known as the Sun City as well as the Blue city due to the indigo tinge of the white washed houses around the Mehrangarh Fort.
En-route to Jodhpur, visit Ranakpur Temples, famous for marvelously carved “Ranakpur Jain temples” in amber stone. It is one of the five holy places of the Jain community. These temples were created in the 15th century AD during the reign of Rana Kumbha and are enclosed within a wall. The central Chaumukha or four faced temple is dedicated to the venerated Tirthankara Rishabhji. Open on all four sides, it enshrines the four faced image of Adinath. Sprawling over 48,000 feet, the temple is an astounding creation with 29 halls and 1,444 pillars, all distinctly carved.


Continue your drive and check into your hotel for overnight stay. Later after freshen up, evening enjoy village safari to nearby Bishnoi villages. The Bishnoi’s are a eco Friendly sect of Hindu religion, one of the different community of Rajasthan who are famous for their Rajasthani rich cultural and their true love for nature and animals during the safari will visit Salawas (the village weavers), Kakani (the village of Potter's and block printers), Gudha village (Where you can spot wild life) also you will have a chance to visit the local families to know more about them.


Day 06: Jodhpur – Jaipur (330 kms / 06 hrs)
After breakfast, enjoy city tour of Jodhpur visiting Mehrangarh Fort. It is positioned at a peak of 125m elevated mount. The fort is sheltering the museum with superb compilation of palanquins, Elephant encumber, imperial cribs, outfits & furnishings, Also visit Jaswant Thada, a white marble monument built in 1899 in reminiscence of Maharaja Jaswant Singh II.

Later, embark on your drive to Jaipur. one of the most well planned cities of India. This capital city of Rajasthan, popularly known as the ‘Pink City’, was founded by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh II, in 1727 A.D.

Upon arrival check into your hotel for 02 nights stay.

Rest of the day at leisure to relax at the hotel or explore the many facets of Jaipuri crafts such as semi precious jewels, pottery, colourful embroidered fabrics with mirror work, woven carpets etc – watch artisans at work and enjoy souvenir shopping in this colourful city of Jaipur.


Day 07: Jaipur
This morning excursion to Amber fort where you will enjoy an Elephant ride to reach a top of the fort, a fine amalgamation of Hindu and Muslim architecture and ornamentation, built in the 16th century.

Also visit, the City Palace complex with its various museums where you can see a beautiful collection of Royal Rajput, weapons and miniature paintings. Then visit the fascinating Jantar Mantar, the ancient astronomical observatory built by the Maharaja of Jaipur, which is the largest stone observatory in the world. Also drive past Hawa Mahal (Palace of Winds), a remarkable five storied building along the main street of the old city with semi-octagonal and delicate honey-combed sandstone windows.


Day 08: Jaipur – Fatehpur Sikri – Agra (245 kms / 05 hrs)
After breakfast check out from your hotel and leave for Agra by surface, the city of the world famous Taj Mahal.

En route, make a brief stop to visit Fatehpur Sikri, the red sandstone Mughal palatial complex. Within the complex lies a mosque built by the Mughal Emperor Akbar and dedicated to Sheikh Salim Chisti, a Muslim Sufi Saint who blessed Emperor Akbar with a son.

Upon arrival in Agra check into your hotel for overnight stay, freshen up and enjoy the city tour of Agra visiting the most beautiful building one of the wonder of the world TAJ MAHAL built by Shah–Jehan in memory of his beloved wife MUMTAJ after her death as her memory, also visit the historic Agra fort - Ever since Babur defeated and killed Ibrahin Lodi at Panipat in 1526, Agra played an important center of Mughal Empire. Akbar chose this city on the bank of River Yamuna as his capital and proceeded to build a strong citadel for the purpose. It is said that he destroyed the damaged old fort of Agra for the purpose and raised this grand group of monuments instead in red sandstone.


Day 09: Agra – Jhansi (By Shatabdi Express 0815/1030 hrs) Jhansi - Khajuraho via Orchha (175 km – 05 hr)
After early breakfast, you will be transferred to Agra Railway station to take a short train to Jhansi.

On arrival, embark on a short drive to Orchha, a medieval riverside town known for its palaces and temples. Apart from the famous landmarks like Jahangir Mahal and Laxmi Narayan Temple, the town is peppered with fascinating little shrines and memorials.

Continue your drive to Khajuraho - a UNESCO world heritage site in central India, famous for its erotic sculptured temples.

Upon arrival check into your hotel for overnight stay.


Day 10: Khajuraho - Varanasi (By flight)
After breakfast, visit the enchanting temples of Khajuraho with sculptures that draw their inspiration from the ancient art of Kama sutra. Khajuraho Temples were built by the Chandela kings between 950 AD and 1050 AD.

Later, you will be transferred to Khajuraho airport to catch your flight to Varanasi, the spiritual capital of India (also known as Kashi and Benaras).

Experience an evening rikshaw ride to the ghats to enjoy the grand ‘Aarti’ ceremony conducted everyday at sunset by white-robed priests. The young priests sway in seemingly choreographed movements, worshiping the river goddess with incense, flowers and earthen lamps.


Day 11: Varanasi
Enjoy an early morning boat ride on the Holy River Ganges. See the ‘bathing ghats’ where thousands of pilgrims pay homage to the Sun God by immersing themselves in the holy water of River Ganges, and the ‘burning ghats’ where cremations are conducted.

Return to hotel for breakfast. Later, visit Sarnath, the place where Lord Buddha gave his first sermon. Sarnath was a renowned school of learning from 6th century BC to 12th century AD. The Ashoka pillar of Sarnath is the national emblem of India. Visit the ruins, stupa, Buddhist temple and the Sarnath Museum.

Evening at leisure to stroll yourself to this holy city.


Day 12: Varanasi – Kathmandu (by flight)
Today, you will be transferred to Varanasi airport to catch your flight to Kathmandu. The cosmopolitan city and the capital Kathmandu is the main gateway to visit Nepal.

Upon arrival, you will be met by our representative and transferred to your hotel for 03 nights stay.


Day 13: Kathmandu
After early breakfast, we start our sightseeing by visiting Durbar Square - the spiritual heart of Kathmandu. Temples and other important buildings surrounded the old royal palace at the center of the city. This is the most important sight of Kathmandu to observe the culture and religion of this beautiful country. Later head towards to Swayambhunath - The stupa at Swayambhunath is the most important and oldest site of Buddhist worship in Nepal famous for the eyes of Buddha that seem to observing the world from all 4 directions. Also visit the temple city of Pashupatinath, dedicated to Lord Shiva. Pashupatinath is the most famous in Nepal situated on the bank of Bagmati River.


Day 14: Kathmandu
After an early breakfast, proceed for a guided city tour of Kathmandu visiting Boudhnath the largest stupa in Nepal and the holiest Tibetan Buddhist temple outside Tibet. It is the center of Tibetan culture and rich in Buddhist symbolism. The stupa is located in the town of Boudha, on the eastern outskirts of Kathmandu. Then we drive to Patan Darbar square, situated in the center of Patan city, also known as Lalitpur, houses the residence of the former Patan royal family. Patan Square and its surroundings are good specimen of ancient Newari architecture. There are three main courtyards in the palace: Mul Chowk, Sundari Chowk and Keshav Narayan Chowk. Mul Chowk, the oldest one, is at the centre of Patan square. Also visit Bhaktapur, an assortment of pagoda and shikhara-style temples grouped around a fifty-five-window palace of brick and wood. The square is part of a charming valley as it highlights the idols of ancient kings perched on top of stone monoliths, the guardian deities looking out from their sanctuaries, the wood carvings in very place - struts, lintels, tympanums, gateways and windows - all seem to form a well orchestrated symphony.


Day 15: Kathmandu – Pokhara (200 kms / 05 hrs)
After breakfast, embark on your drive to Pokhara, the gateway to Himalayas. The Pokhara valley is the second biggest valley in the central hilly region of Nepal after Kathmandu. The town of Pokhara itself, at an altitude of just 900 m on the Seti Khola River is overshadowed by the fishtail mountain (6999 m), one of the most beautiful mountains of the world. Upon arrival transfer to your hotel for 02 nights stay.

Rest of the day at leisure to explore the beauty of this beautiful valley


Day 16: Pokhara
Early in the morning, embark on a short drive to Sarangkot, Sarangkot is the most popular tourist destination from where you can enjoy the great view of the Pokhara Valley and stunning view of Annapurna Range, Dhaulagiri Range, Machhapuchhre and other snow-capped mountains as well as Pokhara Valley.

Rest of the day at leisure to visit The Fewa Lake, Begnas Lake, Gupteshwar Cave, Davis Fall and Mahendra Cave etc.


Day 17: Pokhara / Kathmandu (200 kms / 05 hrs)
Morning at leisure to enjoy the scenic beauty of this city, later embark on your leisure drive to Kathmandu, upon arrival transfer to Kathmandu airport if your flight is in the evening hours or check into your hotel for overnight stay.


Day 18: Kathmandu (Departure)
Today, you will be transferred to Kathmandu airport to catch your flight to fly back home.


Tour Highlights

Delhi
Delhi is the capital of India and a city that bridges two different worlds. Old Delhi, once the capital of Islamic India, is a labyrinth of narrow lanes lined with crumbling havelis and formidable mosques. In contrast, the imperial city of New Delhi created by the British Raj is composed of spacious, tree-lined avenues and imposing government buildings. Delhi has been the seat of power for several rulers and many empires for about a millennium. Many times the city was built, destroyed and rebuilt. Interestingly a number of Delhi's rulers played a dual role, first as destroyers and second as creators.


Attraction of the city
Historical Qutab Minar, Red Fort, Humayun’s Tomb, India Gate, Parliament & President House, Jama Masjit the large mosque of the country, Bustling Chandni Chowk, Swami Narayan Temple etc.

Udaipur
Udaipur, is one of the oldest kingdoms in the region, continues to instill even today a sense of pride among its people. Udaipur is a historic city and part of ancient Capital City of glorious Mewar of Maharana Pratap. Udaipur is also known as the Venice of East, another Kashmir of India, and it offers one of the widest ranges of cultural heritage. Udaipur, by virtue of its interconnected lakes, has a large water retaining capacity. The lakes, mountains and the habitat of the city present an excellent example of harmony between the nature and the built environment.

The rich cultural, social and natural heritage, aesthetic beauty and ecological richness, so far preserved through the surrounding lakes, serene and opulent hilly range of the Aravalis and lush green vegetation and pleasant gardens and harmonious built forms present a unique condition of scenic beauty. The magical beauty of Lake Pichola allures the visitors again and again from across the world.


Attraction of the city
Historical City Palace, Sahelio Ki Bari, Jagmandir, Jagdish Temple, Eklingi & Nagada Temples, Bagore Ki Haveli, Maharana Pratap memorial, Crystal art Gallery and the most attractive boat ride on Lake Pichola etc.


Jodhpur
Jodhpur is the second largest city after Jaipur in Rajasthan. It was formerly the seat of a princely state of the same name, the capital of the kingdom known as Marwar. Jodhpur is a popular tourist destination, featuring many palaces, forts and temples, set in the stark landscape of the Thar desert.
The city is known as the "Sun City" for the bright, sunny weather it enjoys all the year round. It is also referred to as the "Blue City" due to the vivid blue-painted houses around the massive Mehrangarh Fort. The old city circles the fort and is bounded by a wall with several gates.


Attraction of the city
Historical Mehrangarh fort, Umaid Bhawan Palace, Jaswant Thada, Jain Mahavira Temple, Clock Tower, Balsamand Lake & Garden, Shri Ganesh Temple and Jeep Safari to nearby bishnoi villages etc.


Jaipur
Jaipur, popularly known as the pink city of Royal Rajasthan, was founded in 1727 AD by one of the greatest kings of Kachhawaha clan Sawai Jai Singh. The most chosen city among the golden triangle in the tourist map of India, the city was built of pink colour in imitation of sandstone and is remarkable among pre-modern Indian cities for the width and regularity of its streets.

The old city of Jaipur is partially encircled with seven gates – the major gates are Chandpol, Sanganeri, and Ajmeri. Hawa Mahal or Palace of the Winds, is one of the major landmarks of Jaipur. This five storey building, which looks out over the main street of the old city, is a stunning example of Rajput artistry, with its pink semi-octagonal and delicately honeycombed sandstone windows. City Palace occupies a large area, divided into a series of courtyards, gardens and buildings. The outer wall was built by Maharaja Jai Singh II, but other additions are much more recent, some dating back to the beginning of this century. The palace is a wonderful blend of Rajasthani and Mughal architecture, a major tourist attraction. Jantar Mantar, an observatory begun by Jai Singh in 1728. Jai Singh’s passion for astronomy was even more notable, than his prowess as a warrior. The Jaipur observatory is the largest, and the best preserved of the five observatories he built.


Attraction of the city
Historical Amber fort, Royal City Palace, The Observatory, Hawa Mahal or Palace on winds, colourful city bazaar, Elephant ride to ascend the fort, Hot Air balloon, Heritage walk, Birla Mandir, Galta Je Mandir, Few hours with elephants.


Agra
Agra is globally renowned as the city of the loving monument of Taj Mahal. But this royal Mughal city has, in addition to the legendary Taj, many monuments that epitomize the high point of Mughal architecture.

In the Mughal period, in the 16th and 17th centuries, Agra was the capital of India. It was here that the founder of the dynasty, Babar, laid out the first formal Persian garden on the banks of the river Yamuna. Here, Akbar, his grandson raised the towering ramparts of the great Red Fort. Within its walls, Jehangir built rose-red palaces, courts and gardens, and Shahjahan embellished it with marble mosques, palaces and pavilions of gem-inlaid white marble. The crowning glory of the city is obviously the Taj, a monument of love and imagination that represents India to the world.


Attraction of the city
The loving monument of Taj Mahal, Historical Agra Fort, Sikandra Fort, Itmad-ud-daulah, Fatehpur Sikri, Heritage walk and live theater performance “Mohabbat the Taj show” etc.


Khajuraho
Khajuraho is well known for its exceptional erotic temples, built between 950 and 1050 A.D. Khajuraho derives its name from the Khajur tree (the date palm tree) which can be found in abundance in the area. The divine sculptures in these temples, are a tribute to Life itself, embodying everything that is sublime and spontaneous about it. The murals depict the life and times of the Chandelas and celebrate the erotic state of being. They not only testify to the mastery of the craftsman, but also to extraordinary breadth of vision of the Chandela Rajputs under whose reign, these temples were constructed.


Varanasi
Varanasi, known to the devout as Kashi, is said to have been founded by Shiva, Lord of the Universe. One of the oldest living cities in the world, as also one of the most important pilgrimage sites in India, Varanasi is a major tourist attraction, situated on the banks of the sacred Ganges, the city has been a centre of learning and civilization for over 2000 years. Varanasi’s principal attraction is the long string of ghats, which line the west bank of the Ganges. Ghats are the steps which lead down to the river. There are around 100 ghats in Varanasi, each with its own significance.


Attraction of the city
Bharat Kala Bhawan (Bharat Mata Mandir), Banaras Hindu University, Tulsi Manas Temple, Monkey Temple (Durga Temple), The Golden Temple (Kashi Vishwanath Temple), Sarnath Archaeological Area, Burning Ghats, Ramnagar Fort, Early morning Boat ride & Evenign Aarti ceremony on the sacred Ganges etc.


Kathmandu
Kathmandu valley consists of three main cities of great historic and cultural interest Kathmandu, Lalitpur (Patan) and Bhaktapur (Bhadgaon).Kathmandu city is the premier cultural and economic hub of Nepal and is considered to have the most advanced infrastructure among urban areas in Nepal. From the point of view of tourism, economy and cultural heritage, the sister cities of Patan(lalitpur) and Bhaktapur are integral to Kathmandu. Kathmandu, as the gateway to Nepal Tourism, is the nerve centre of the country’s economy.


Attraction of the city
Kathmandu Durbar Square, Kumari chowk, Swayambhunath, Boudhnath, Kirtipur village, Pashupatinath Temple, Nagarkot sunrise / sunset view and Patan Darbar Square etc.


Pokhara
Pokhara is one of the beautiful city with its own natural resources. Its pristine air, spectacular backdrop of snowy peaks, serene lakes and surrounding greenery make it ‘the jewel in the Himalaya’, a place of remarkable natural beauty with the magnificent Annapurna range forming the backdrop and the serenity of three major lakes – Phewa, Rupa and Begnas – Pokhara is the ultimate destination for relaxation. Pokhara Valley, gateway to the Annapurna region where many a trekker finds his Shangri-la, sits high on the list of ‘must visit’ places in Nepal.


Attraction of the city
Sarangkot sunrise view point, Phewa lake, Temple of Tal Varahi, Bindyabasini Temple, Devi’s Fall, World peace pagoda etc.



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