Duration : 09 Nights / 10 Days
Destinations : Delhi - Jaipur - Agra - Jhansi - Orcha - Khajuraho - Varanasi - Delhi
Day 01 : Arrive Delhi
You will be warmly welcomed by our executive (Travels Moon) as soon as you arrive at Delhi. Check in to a hotel with the help of our executive, He will give you all the tour related document and some discussion abouthithen relax overnight having sweet dreams.
Day 02 : Delhi - Jaipur
After breakfast, venture out on a sightseeing tour of Delhi. Jama Masjid, Red Fort (built by Shahjahan), the nearby streets of Chandni Chowk market and Rajghat are some tourist attractions in Old Delhi; Humayun’s Burial, Qutab Minar (2nd tallest minaret in India), Lotus Temple (temple of Baha’is), Birla Temple, Iskcon Temple, Akshardham Temple, India Gate, President’s house & all the secretariat buildings on Rajpath are some spots in New Delhi which are listed in your itinerary. Start for Jaipur after completion of city tour of Delhi (6 hours’ drive) and transfer to a hotel on your arrival. Overnight stay at Jaipur.
Day 03 : In Jaipur
Sightseeing tour of Jaipur-the pink city starts on third day with climbing up to the Amber Palace (via an elephant ride), Jaigarh fort and Nahargarh Fort. Later, we go to the main Jaipur city exploring sites like HawaMahal embracing 935 windows in its five floors, museum of City Palace, JantarMantar of Jaipur exhibiting astronomical devices of past times, Birla Planetarium etc. Also as the tour has the main purpose of visiting temples we explore the spiritual Jaipur in Birla Temple, MotiDoongri, GovindDevJi Temple, Galtaji Temple. Return back to the hotel. Night stay at Jaipur.
Day 04 : Jaipur
One more day to spend in Jaipur enjoying its beauty as we excurse its fringes. Samode, Sanganer, Lake Ramgarh, Tonk and Karauli are places on the schedule for us.
Day 05 : Jaipur - Agra
Post breakfast, a 5.5 hours’ drive will convey you to Agra. Enroute stopover at Fatehpur Sikri where the sight of mighty Buland Darwaza, Jama Masjid and tomb of well-known Sufi saint Sheikh Salim Chishti will give your senses a high. As you arrive at Agra head towards a hotel to relax for some time and later, we embark on a city tour of Agra seeing TajMahal- principal jewel in the crown of India, Red Fort of Agra, Jama Masjid, Tomb of Itmad-Ud-Daulah etc. Reposeful overnight stay at the hotel in Agra.
Day 06 : Jhansi and Orcha
Morning meal at the hotel will be followed by a short trip of Jhansi and Orcha. Jhansi has great historical importance because the queen of this province Maharani LaxmiBai had shown great valour during the 1857 Sepoy Mutiny- first independence war of India. Get to know more about her as you visit here. Our next destination is Orcha, a town on the banks of Betwa River in state of Madhya Pradesh. Temples and Palaces to visit in Orcha are the very old Chaturbhuj Temple, Laxmi Temple, Ram Raja Temple, Raj Mahal and Jahengir Mahal built by a Rajput king but named so because Jahengir was the son of a Rajput princess Jodha Bai.Overnight at Orcha
Day 07 : Orcha and Khajuraho
From Orcha transfer to Khajuraho (5 hours’ drive) which has the most splendid temples in India. Once in Khajuraho, we transfer you to a hotel. Later, we go for sightseeing of Khajuraho temples which are now collectively called as UNESCO World Heritage Site. These temples were built under the Chandela dynasty and perfectly showcase the openness of Indian culture along with ‘worth applauding’ work done by the sculptors. Temples on the itinerary are KandariyaMahadeo, Matangeshwara Temple, Parsvanath Temple, Adinath Temple, Vishwanath Temple and many more. Overnight at the hotel in Khajuraho.
Day 08 : Khajuraho-Varanasi
Holy city of Varanasi is one of the most revered cities in Hindu pilgrimage because it is the home of Mahadeva/ Shiva (the supreme God as according to Vedas). Ganga the sacred river flows from here originating from Shiva’s long braided hair, temples and ghats line the river and offer peace of mind and tranquil experience to the devotees. This city is reached on day eighth and tourists are free to relax and rejoice themselves in its reposeful atmosphere at the hotel here. We watch evening ritual prayers on the ghats and take a boat ride through river Ganga. Come back to the hotel in Varanasi and stay overnight here.
Day 09 : Varanasi
As mentioned earlier that Varanasi is a city of Ghats and temples therefore, on this day we take you to the ghats where you can take a holy dip in the water of Ganga so that all your wrong doings are forgiven by the Lord. Also you can visit the Benaras Hindu University which is one of the leading Universities in India.
Day 10 : Varanasi - Delhi
We will take you back to Delhi on the last lap of this tour. We drop you at the airport at the end bidding you a warm farewell as you proceed to fly back home.