Splendid North - Independent Tour

Delhi – Agra – Ranthambore – Jaipur – Pushkar – Jodhpur – Jaisalmer – Udaipur – Delhi

A  tour  which  can  also  be  called  as  an  introduction tour to India. Experience the royal  city  of  Jaipur,  sites  of  the  historic fairground  of  Pushkar  festival,  along  with  the visit to the magnificent forts of Jodhpur, Jaisalmer and Udaipur. From the majesty of the Taj Mahal, the tour culminates in the days of the Raj splendour in the historic yet vibrant city of Delhi.

Itinerary

Day 1: Delhi

Arrive in Delhi and transfer to your hotel.

Day 2: Delhi (B)

Morning tour of Old Delhi visiting Jama Mosque, Red Fort and take a rickshaw ride through fabled Chandni Chowk. Afternoon visit to New Delhi visiting Humayun’s tomb, drive past Government Buildings, Connaught Place, Presidents House and India Gate.

Day 3: Delhi - Agra (B)

This morning, depart by road to the historical city of Agra. Afternoon tour of Agra visiting the sprawling Agra Fort and the spectacular Taj Mahal.

Day 4:  Agra – Ranthambore (B/D)

Leave for Ranthambore en route visit Fatehpur Sikri, the mysterious fortified ‘ghost city’. Continue your drive to Ranthambore and check into the game lodge.

Day 5: Ranthambore (B/L/D)

Enjoy early morning game drive. Besides tiger, you may see several varieties of birds and the ubiquitous langur monkey. Optional boat ride on Mansarovar Lake, known for its picturesque sunsets and an excellent spot to see winter migratory birds like demoiselle cranes, pelicans, flamingos, bar-headed and greylag geese.

Day 6: Ranthambore - Jaipur (B)

Travel to Jaipur. Afternoon you can explore the colourful bazaars of Jaipur.

Day 7: Jaipur (B)

Full day tour visiting the magnificent hilltop Amber Fort with its picturesque Sheesh Mahal and the Hawa Mahal, the Observatory-Jantar Mantar and City Palace.

Day 8: Jaipur – Pushkar (B)

Travel to Pushkar. Pushkar is a holy city for Hindus, boasting ancient temples, and small Pushkar Lake is dotted with bathing ghats and temples. Afternoon tour of Pushkar.

Day 9: Pushkar - Jodhpur - (B)

Drive to Jodhpur and enjoy an afternoon tour visiting Meherangarh Fort - one of the most impressive and formidable in Rajasthan, Jaswant Thada, the Royal Cenotaphs and Mahamandir, dedicated to Lord Shiva, an architectural wonder with 84 intricately carved pillars.

Day 10: Jodhpur – Jaisalmer (B)

Drive to Jaisalmer, India’s most exotic and unusual town - a medieval looking place, straight out of the ‘Tales of the Arabian Nights’. The afternoon is at leisure.

Day 11: Jaisalmer (B)

Full day tour of the walled city which showcases palaces, the Jain temples and magnificent Havelis, richly decorated and carved from golden yellow sandstone. Afternoon visit to the Royal Cenotaphs and enjoy the camel safari on the dunes and overnight stay in tented camp.

Day 12: Jaisalmer - Udaipur (B)

Take the morning flight to Udaipur. In the afternoon, proceed for a boat ride at Lake Pichola.

Day 13: Udaipur (B)

Morning city tour takes you to the City Palace, a fusion of Medieval European and Chinese architecture, Jagdish Temple and Sahelion Ki Bari – the garden of maidens.

Day 14: Udaipur – Delhi (B)

Flight to Delhi connect onward flight or extend stay in India by choosing various add on tours we offer.

 

Please note: Price from $3651 per person on twin sharing basis + domestic flights 274 per person
Price shown based on travel 01 September 2019 - 30 September 2020. Cost above is indicative, based on Low Season in NZ Dollars and subject to change due to fluctuation in exchange rates

This tour can be priced on 3 star or 5 star accommodation to suit your requirements.

Excluded: International flights, Visa, insurance, airport taxes, meals not included above, beverages during meals included in program, gratuities and any expense of personal nature.


Travel Dates:
Specific travel dates apply

*per person share twin

14 days from

$3,925*

Includes

  • Accommodation in 4 star Hotels
  • Meals as shown
  • Internal flights
  • Transfers & sightseeing using air-conditioned private car & driver who will give insights into local customs and ensure flexibility to create your own unique experience
  • A local English speaking guide will escort you when you visit sights and attractions contributing historical knowledge with the personal touches only a local can provide
  • Entrance fees at monuments, current taxes, 24-hours local contact number for emergencies.
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