North India has the unique ability to keep the footprints of its past intact, while opening a door to the present. Whether you choose a Golden Triangle Tour or one of our Rajasthan tour packages, North India is packed full of culture, adventure, history and legend and is a great place for family travel. Those on the lookout for adventure can opt for a wildlife safari in Uttarakhand or a camel safari along the golden sand dunes .Nature buffs can take in the gigantic Himalayan snow-laden peaks which stand tall against the azure sky or the stark magnificience of the deserts of Rajasthan that contrast with the of climate of Kashmir, which, to quote the Mughal Emperor Babar, “If there is heaven on earth, this is it, this is it !
Lovers of the arts will be spoilt for choice with the Golden Quadrangle that showcases the marble poetry of the Taj Mahal, the legendary palaces of Rajasthan, the Pink City of Jaipur, the imposing Red Fort at Delhi to the rhythmic steps of the graceful Kathak dancers, the musical strains of the sitar and the resonant beats of the tabla.
Duration: 10 Nights / 11 Days.
Places to See: Delhi – Jodhpur – Jaisalmer – Jodhpur – Udaipur – Jaipur – Agra – Varanasi – Delhi
Day 01: Arrival at Delhi
Company representatives will receive you on arrival at the international airport in Delhi late in the evening. Transfer to your hotel. Relax.Overnight will be at Delhi.
Day 02: Delhi
Breakfast will be at Delhi. Proceed for a full day tour of Old & New Delhi.Enjoy the DANCES OF INDIA in the evening. Overnight will be at Delhi.
Day 03: Delhi – Jodhpur – Jaisalmer
Early morning transfer for flight to Jodhpur. Reach and proceed to Jaisalmer by surface.Reach and check in at hotel. Overnight will be at Jaisalmer.
Day 04: Jaisalmer
After a relaxed breakfast proceed for full day sight-seeing tour of The Golden City – Jaisalmer. It is in the heart of the Great Indian Desert. Its temple, fort and palaces are all built of yellow stone.Stay overnight at Jaisalmer.
Day 05: Jaisalmer – Jodhpur
Proceed in the morning after a leisurely breakfast and reach Jodhpur.Relax in the hotel and visit the museum of UMAID BHAWAN PALACE. Overnight will be at Jodhpur.
Day 06: Jodhpur – Udaipur
Transfer to airport in the morning for flight to Udaipur.Reach and check in at hotel.Relax in the evening. Overnight will be at Udaipur.
Day 07: Udaipur – Jaipur
Proceed for sight-seeing tour of Udaipur after breakfast, stopping first at City Palace. Here you will marvel at rooms with mirrored walls and ivory doors, colored glass windows and inlaid marble balconies and the Peacock Courtyard.Also visit the lovely Sahelion-ki-Bari Gardens, the Jagdish Temple and the local folk Museum.Overnight will be at Jaipur.
Day 08: Jaipur
Breakfast will be at hotel.Proceed for excursion to Amber Fort in the outskirts of Jaipur. Elephant ride ascent to the fort.Visit a rug factory and see the ladies at the intricate work or a gem factory and see the gem cutting and polishing process.Overnight will be at Jaipur.
Day 09: Jaipur – Agra
Proceed for Agra after breakfast.Visit Itmadullah’s Tomb built by Empress NOOR JEHAN in memory of her father (The interiors of which are considered better than the Taj).Spend the night at Agra.
Day 10: Agra – Varanasi
Proceed for sight-seeing of TAJ MAHAL after breakfast.Overnight will be at Varanasi.
Day 11: Varanasi – Delhi
Drive very early morning to The Daswamedh Ghat and take a boat ride on the sacred river Ganges. See the cremation Ghats and witness the living traditions of one of the world’s oldest and most important religions. Transfer to airport for flight to Delhi. Proceed for the FAREWELL DINNER before reaching the airport for flight home with sweet memories of India.