Duration: 13 Nights / 14 Days Places to See: Delhi - Jaipur - Agra - Khajuraho - Varanasi - Kathmandu
- Delhi Day
01 - Arrive Delhi
Arrive Delhi by international flight. Meeting and assistance on arrival and
transfer to the hotel. Check-in time is 12 Noon. Overnight at the hotel
Day 02 - Delhi - Sightseeing
Full day Sightseeing tour of New Delhi and Old Delhi New Delhi visit includes
Qutab Minar, one of the earliest remains of Imperial Delhi (13th century AD
) Humayun's Tomb-the fine monument believed to be forerunner of Taj Mehal, India
Gata, the 42 metre high arch was raised as a memorial to
soldiers, drives past Parliament House, President's
House, Secretariat Building, Laxminarayan Temple and The Connaught Place.
Day 03 - Delhi - Jaipur
After Breakfast drive to Jaipur. Upon arrival, check in at Hotel. Evening free
for leisure activities.Overnight at Hotel.
Day 04 - Jaipur
Morning excursion to Amber Fort, set in a picturesque location. Amer is a fascinating
blend of Hindu and Muslim architecture.
Day 05 - Jaipur - Agra
Morning drive to Agra visiting enroute Fatehpur Sikri. Fatehpur Sikri, the birth
story of this beautiful city is interesting. There, in a grotto in Sikri, lived
a Muslim Saint , Sheikh Salim Chishti by name.
Day 06 - Agra
Morning Sightseeing tour of Agra. Agra, the home of the immortal Taj Mahal,
the inimitable poem in white marble is the first expression of love of an Emperor
Shahjehan for his queen Mumtaz Mahal.
07 - Agra - Khajuraho flight
Transfer to the airport for flight to Khajuraho On arrival, transfer to the
hotel. Rest of the day free.
Day 08 - Khajuraho
Full day Sightseeing tour of Khajuraho. Khajuraho, once the great capital of
Chandela, now a quiet town, Khajuraho temples here were built during the Chandela
period from 950 to 1050 AD. Almost intriguing as the sheet beauty and the size
of the temples is the question of why and how they were built here as Khajuraho
is isolated, 1000 years ago as it is even today.
Day 09 - Khajuraho - Varanasi Flight
Transfer to the airport for flight to Varanasi On arrival, transfer to the hotel.
Afternoon city Sightseeing tour. Varanasi, one of the oldest living cities in
the world, believed to be founded 3000 years ago, is one of the 7 holiest cities
Day 10 - Varanasi
Early morning boat cruise on river Ganges. Thousands of pilgrims throng the
water's edge, bathing, worshipping, meditating. On stone platforms under palm
leaf umbrellas, the Pandas-Brahmin priests preside over rites and rituals. The
boat trip will cover various ghats including the cremation sites. Day 11 - Varanasi - Kathmandu flight
Transfer to the airport for flight to Kathmandu. Assistance on arrival and transfer
to the hotel. Rest of the day free.
Day 12 - Kathmandu
Morning city Sightseeing tour to visit Machhendra Nath Temple, a two tiered
bronze roof pagoda, Hanuman Dhoka - the historic seat of Royalty, Durbar Square
which houses Teleju temple built in 1549 AD, figure of Kal Bhairav - God of
Destruction, statue of King Pratap Malla, Temple House of Kumari - the residence
of living Goddess.
Day 13 - Kathmandu
Morning visit Bhadgaon (Bhaktapur) means the city of devotees, situated at an
altitude of 4600 ft., 13 kms east of Kathmandu. Durbar Square - the main Square
of the city contains the Lion Gate with the lovely stone figures of Hanuman.
Boudhnath - the colossal Stupa, one of the biggest in the world, has the all
seeing eyes of the Buddha.
Day 14 - Kathmandu - Delhi flight
Transfer to the airport for flight to Delhi Assistance on arrival and connect
flight for onward destination.
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