Golden Triangle with Khajurao & Varanasi
Day 01 : Arrive Delhi
On arrival meet with our representative and transfer to hotel. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 02 : Delhi
After breakfast go for a sightseeing tour of New Delhi which includes Laxmi Narayan Temple, India Gate, Parliament House, Qutub Minar, Purana Qila, Humayun’s Tomb, Jantar Mantar Etc.
In the afternoon proceed for Old Delhi which includes Jama Masjid, Red Fort, Gandhi memorial, Raj Ghat. You also can enjoy the light & sound show at Red Fort in the evening etc. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 03: Delhi – Jaipur
After breakfast drive to Jaipur. Reaching Jaipur, check into a hotel. Our representative will assist you in your check in process at the hotel. Evening is free for shopping around local market.
Jaipur is also known as the Pink City. It is the capital of Rajasthan, which is famous for its majestic forts, opulent havelis, beautiful lakes and sand dunes. The history of Jaipur takes us about 300 years back in time, when the Mughal Empire in India was on its decline. Stay overnight at the hotel.
Day 04 : Jaipur
Morning visit the Amber Fort. Amber Fort was the capital of this state long time ago. Visit the Sheesh Mahal or the Hall of Victory glittering with mirrors. Ascend the Fort on Elephant back.
In the afternoon, take sightseeing tour of Jaipur. Jaipur is the capital of Rajasthan. It was painted in pink colour a century ago in honour of a visiting prince. Ever since, Jaipur has retained this pink colour. Built by Maharaja Jai Singh, a notable astronomer, this city is 260 years old. While in Jaipur, visit Maharaja’s City Palace, the Observatory and Ram Niwas Gardens. Drive past the Hawa Mahal. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 05 : Jaipur – Fatehpur Sikri – Agra
After breakfast drive to Agra. En route visit the Fatehpur Sikri. The Fatehpur Sikri was built during 1571 and 1585. It is one of the finest examples of Mughal architectural splendour at its height. Though the city is in ruins now, it is a must visit place for all those who visit Agra. Fatehpur Sikri is a place where one should spend some quality time. The sunset over the ruins is a sight to cherish.
Arrive Agra, check into the hotel. Evening Visit Taj Mahal built by Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his wife Mumtaz Mahal. This monument is made of white marble and it took 22 years to get constructed.
Day 06 : Agra – Jhansi (Train) – Khajuraho
Morning after breakfast transfer to Railway station to catch the train for Jhansi. On arrival at Jhansi railway station drive straight to Khajuraho. Enroute visit Orchha.
“Orchha”, meaning “hidden” was the hallmark of Bundela dynasty. The origin of Bundelas goes back to the 11th century. It is believed that it was founded by a Rajput prince who offered himself in sacrifice to the mountain goddess, Vrindavasini. The goddess stopped the prince from sacrificing and named him Bundela (meaning the one who offered blood). The Bundelas ruled over this area between the river Yamuna and Narmada. Visit Jehangir Mahal, Raj Mahal, Raj Praveen Mahal, Chaturbhuj Temple, Laxmi Narayan Temple, Orchha Palace and Panoramic view of Betwa River.
Next, reach Khajuraho. Check into a hotel. In the evening enjoy sound and light show. Stay overnight at the hotel.
Day 07 : Khajuraho – Varanasi
After breakfast we will take you for sightseeing tour of Khajuraho temples. Khajuraho – is world heritage town, the temples are scattered in an area of 8 sq km. The trip is to the Eastern Group of Khajuraho temples. Morning begins on a celestial note as we shall traverse you to the mystic galleries of the fascinating temples of Khajuraho. The bold artistic statement of erotic sculptures and the splendidly structured monuments will surely leave eternal imprints on your heart.
In the afternoon leave for the airport to catch a flight for Varanasi. our representative will take you to the hotel, overnight stay.
Day 08 : Varanasi
In the morning take a boat cruise at river Ganges to observe the life of pilgrims who pray by the Ghats of Varanasi. Next go for an excursion to Sarnath, located 10 Km East of Varanasi. It is one of the major Buddhist centres of India. After attaining enlightenment, the Buddha came to Sarnath where he gave his first sermon. Visit the deer park and the museum. Return back to Varanasi. Stay overnight at the hotel.
Day 09 : Varanasi – Delhi
Morning after breakfast transfer to the airport to take a flight for Delhi. Meet our representative on arrival at Delhi Airport. Check into the hotel. Rest of the day, you can spent shopping in Delhi. Stay overnight at hotel.
Day 10 : Departure
Morning Transfer to Airport to catch the flight for onward destination.