Tour for 9 days, 8 nights (1 working week)
1 day. Saturday. Arriving to Delhi. First immersion in Indian culture.
Guide will meet you at airport and transfer to the hotel. Check-in in hotel starts from 12 a.m. This day is the free day in Delhi – to pass acclimatization and take the first breath of Indian culture: to taste Indian food, walking in the streets, visit Indian bazar. Guests who wish can try to wear sari or colorful Indian scarfs, put on hands or feet mehendi the henna painting, visit massage or ayurveda master.
2 day. Sunday. Travel from Delhi to Jaipur — the capital of Rajasthan, beautiful pink-city.
After breakfast you will be transferred from Delhi to Jaipur by car/train (around 275 km). After check-in in the hotel upon arriving, you will have launch. During the second part of the day, you will see the famous beautiful streets of the Pink city and Water Palace Jal Mahal. Optionally, depends on arriving time, we can visit Galta temple known as a monkey temple for the sunset time. In evening you can rest or walk in streets before dinner.
3 day. Monday. Full day of Jaipur sightseeing.
Today you will see all main sightseeing of Jaipur. Visit City Palace – the great complex where still maharaja family live, Jantar Mantar observatory, Hawa Mahal – famous Palace of winds, Birla temple. Beautiful Amber-fort — is the best place to feel Rajasthan culture and ride elephants. Lunch and dinner you will have in one of cozy traditional restaurants of Jaipur.
4 day. Tuesday. The travel from Jaipur to Agra.
After breakfast you will be transferred from Jaipur to Agra by car/train (around 250 km). On the way we will make a stop to visit one of 2 places on choice: Abhaneri — a village popular for the Chand Baori step well and Harshat Mata Temple or ancient city Fatehpur Sikri. After check-in in the hotel, you will have free walking time in the Agra city.
5 day. Wensday. Taj Mahal and Agra Red Fort.
Today you will have a very early wake-up. Morning — is the best time to visit Taj Mahal. Depends on whether, you can see the great sunrise. After you will come back to the hotel to have breakfast. The Red Fort of Agra is second famous point to visit. You will spend several hours exploring its architecture and garden. In the evening, you can see Agra city and local Indian life.
Around 11 p.m. you will move from Agra to Khajuraho by train. Indian trains is one of must-see activities in India to be explored by tourists. You will sleep in 2AC or 3AC class with Indian upper-middle class citizens.
In December and January trains in central India go with a big lateness and we have to use other option – transfer to Khajuraho by car in a noon time.
6 day. Thursday. Khajuraho Kamasutra temples city.
Train will arrive to Khajuraho around 6-7 a.m.(or if winter season – you are already there since last evening came by car). Today you will visit the Eastern and Southern temples of Kamasutra, local temples and old village of Khajuraho, where you can see how people were leaving by cast. After lunch, you can visit on choice — Renehfall waterfall and small natural park with some animals, river, canyon or bicycle tour in villages and fields with sunset on mountain. In the evening, you will see traditional Indian dance show and have traditional Indian dinner.
7 day. Friday. Khajuraho Kamasutra temples city. Transfer to Delhi.
After breakfast you will visit the main and best group of Khajuraho Kamasutra temples – Western Group. After launch you will have free walking time in Khajuraho.
At 5 p.m. you are leaving Khajuraho and taking 6 p.m. train to Delhi in 3AC or 2AC class.
Optionally you can visit Panna National Park with tigers instead of Renehfall for additional payment.
8 day. Saturday. Delhi.
Train arrives to Delhi at 8-9 a.m. Today you will visit the best places of Delhi: Lotus-temple, Qutb-Minar, Laxmi-Narayan temple, Akshardham Mandir temple, Indian Gate, Chandni-chowk market.
9 day. Sunday. Leaving from Delhi.
Today you are leaving home or for the sea-rest week in Goa. We will transfer you to the airport. Depends on time of the flight you will have free time for walking, shopping or relaxing in Ayurveda center.
The prices for the tour:
A category (4* hotels)
1 person – 80000 rupies
2 persons – 90000 rupies
3 persons – 110000 rupies
4 persons – 130000 rupies
5 persons – 150000 rupies
6 persons – 165000 rupies
B category (3* hotels):
1 person – 70000 rupies
2 persons – 77000 rupies
3 persons – 93000 rupies
4 persons – 108000 rupies
5 persons – 125000 rupies
6 persons – 140000 rupies
6+ persons – upon request.
What is included in tour:
Transfer from/to airport
Hotels on the route with breakfast included
Guide for the entire trip
Car/train transportation between cities
Bicycle tour in Khajuraho
Renehfall and natural park tour in khajuraho
Cities sightseeing by car/tuk-tuk
What is not included in tour:
Your flight ticket to/from Delhi
Monuments government tickets, camera/video tickets
Elephant riding in Amber fort
Lunch, dinner, snacks, water – around 1000 rupies per day depends on preferences
Souvenirs, shopping, mehendi, massage, Ayurveda treatment.
Tips to guide and drivers.