Arrival at Delhi
You will be met on arrival at the International airport.
Transfer to your hotel. Relax. after breakfast Full day tour
of Old & New Delhi.
OLD DELHI - A sightseeing tour of Old Delhi would
entail visiting the Raj Ghat - the memorial site where
Mahatma Gandhi was cremated; Jama Masjid - the largest
mosque in India and the Red Fort - once the most opulent
fort and palace of the Moghul Empire.
Cycle rickshaw ride from Jama Masjid to Chandni Chowk.
NEW DELHI - An extensive sightseeing tour of New
Delhi would include a visit to the Humayun's Tomb, the Qutub
Minar, a drive along the ceremonial avenue - Rajpath, past
the imposing India Gate, Parliament House, the President's
Residence and would end with a drive through the Diplomatic
Enclave. Overnight at Delhi.
2:-Delhi - Jaipur
Breakfast will be at the hotel. Drive to Jaipur.
JAIPUR - The origins of the beautiful city of Jaipur
can be traced back to the eighteenth century, during the
reign of Jai Singh II who ascended the Amber throne in 1699.
Jaipur today, epitomizes the spirit of Rajputana. In-spite
of growing into a bustling metropolis, it still retains it's
character and history - A beautiful fusion of the
yesteryears and modernity. Popularly known as the Pink City
because of the extensive use of the locally abundant pink
plastered stone, painted so in honor of the visit of the
royal consort of Queen Victoria. Jaipur thrills the soul
with its massive forts, magnificent palaces, exquisite
temples and lush gardens.
Reach Jaipur and check in at hotel.
Afternoon sightseeing tour of Jaipur visiting...
CITY PALACE - A delightful blend of Mughal and
traditional Rajasthani architecture, the City Palace sprawls
over one-seventh of the area in the walled city. It houses
the Chandra Mahal, Shri Govind Dev Temple and the City
JANTAR MANTAR - This is the largest and the best preserved
of the five observatories built by Jai Singh II in different
parts of the country. This observatory consisting of
outsized astronomical instruments is still in use.
HAWA MAHAL - The ornamental facade of this
"Palace of Winds" is a prominent landmark in
Jaipur. Its five-storey structure of sandstone plastered
pink encrusted with fine trelliswork and elaborate
balconies. The palace has 953 niches and windows. Built in
1799 by Pratap Singh, the Mahal was a royal grandstand for
the palace women.
AMBER FORT PALACE - Amber is the classic romantic
Rajasthani fort palace. Its construction was started by Man
Singh I in 1592, and completed by his descendent Jai Singh
I. It's forbidding exterior belies an inner paradise where a
beautiful fusion of Mughal and Hindu styles finds it's
ultimate expression. a
Day 3:- Jaipur - Agra - Delhi
Early Morning drive to agar and afternoon check in
hotel Drive to Agra visiting Fatehpur Sikri en-route.
and evening visit to taj mahal Proceed for the sightseeing
TAJ MAHAL: The fifth Mughal emperor, Shah Jahan,
built it in 1631 in the memory of his second wife, Mumtaz
Mahal, a Muslim Persian princess. She died while
accompanying her husband in Behrampur in a campaign
to crush a rebellion, after giving birth to their 14th
child. Her death so crushed the emperor that all his hair
and beard were said to have grown snow white in a few
months. When Mumtaz Mahal was still alive, she extracted
four promises from the emperor: first, that he build the Taj;
second, that he should marry again; third, that he be kind
to their children; and fourth, that he visit the tomb on her
death anniversary. He kept the first and second promises.
Construction began in 1631 and was completed in 22 years.
Twenty thousand people were deployed to work on it. An
Iranian architect designed it and it is best appreciated
when the architecture and its adornments are linked to the
passion that inspired it. It is a "symbol of eternal
and evening back to Delhi and overnight stay in Hotel