Cultural India with Tiger Tour

Duration: 12 Nights & 13 Days

Destination: Varanasi – Allahabad – Khajuraho – Orchha – Agra – Ranthambhore – Jaipur – Delhi

Day 01: Arrival Varanasi [by flight]: 

On Arrival Varanasi airport, pick up and transferred to hotel and check-into hotel, Rest of the day is kept at leisure. (If time allow proceed to Varanasi Sightseeing tour) Evening you will assist for boat ride tour to witness holy rituals on Ghats during Ganga Aarti ceremony – a very spiritual experience!

 

Stay night in Varanasi hotel.

 

Day 02: Varanasi [Sightseeing]:

Early morning enjoy boat ride on river Ganges to witness holy rituals on Ghats. and enjoy full day  sightseeing tour of Varanasi. Varanasi is the spiritual capital of India where confluence of three rivers Ganga, Jamuna&Saraswati makes it the mostauspicious place for worship as per Hindu religious text. Varanasi Sightseeing includes Bharat Mata Temple, Durga temple, TulsiManasmandir, Banaras Hindu University which has an art gallery, KashiVishwanath Temple and including an excursion to Sarnath – where Budhha delivered his first sermon. Evening you will assist for boat ride tour to witness holy rituals on Ghats during Ganga Aarti ceremony – a very spiritual experience!

 

Stay night in Varanasi hotel.

 

Day 03: Varanasi – Allahabad:

Morning leisure breakfast at hotel, then after drive to Allahabad. On arrival Allahabad and Check-in to Hotel have and then proceed to City Tour to visiting the Sangam (Meeting point) of the three rivers – Ganga, Yamuna & Saraswati. Sangam – overlooked by the eastern ramparts of the fort, wide flood plains and muddy banks protrude towards the sacred Sangam. At the point at which the brown Ganges meets the Greenish Yamuna, pandas (priests) perch on small platforms to perform puja and assist the devout in their ritual ablutions in the shallow waters. Covers the other spot in Allahabad like Hanumar Temple, Anand Bhawan, – one of the country’s best-running museums in memory of Jawahar Lal Nehru. Swaraj Bhawan -the house where the former Prime Minister of India Mrs. Indira Gandhi was born .

 

Night stay at Allahabad.

 

Day 04: Allahabad – Khajuraho:

Morning breakfast at hotel, Allahabad rest sightseeing after that drive to Khajuraho, On arrival, check in at your hotel. Then proceeds to enjoy the sightseeing tour of Western-Eastern group of temples. And Local city places visit.

 

Stay overnight in Khajuraho hotel.

 

Day 05: Khajuraho – Orchha:

Morning After breakfast drive to Orchha. Orchha – a virgin historical site picturesquely located by the banks of Betwa River. The place with its beautiful palaces and thematic chambers is still almost un-touristic.

 

On arrival, check in at your hotel. Rest of the day is kept free to relax and to enjoy the magnificence beauty of this small place situated on river side.

 

Later you proceed to visit the Raj Mahal palace, Raj Praveen Mahal Palace, Jehangir palace and the Royal chhattries and also visit Raja Ram temple – the only place where Lord Rama is worshipped as a king.

 

Stay night in Orchha hotel.

 

Day 06: Orchha – Gwalior – Agra:

Morning leisurely breakfast at hotel, after that drive to Agra en-route visit Gwalio Fort visit and nearest other places,  after that drive to Agra, on arrival check in-to hotel and rest at hotel.

 

Day 07: Agra [Sightseeing]:

Morning proceed to visit The world famous Taj Mahal during sunrise simply magical, built by Shah Jahan in 1560 in memory of his queen Mumtaz Mahal to enshrine her mortal remains. This architectural marvel is a perfectly proportioned masterpiece fashioned from white marble that stands testimony to the skill of 20,000 craftsmen brought together from Persia, Turkey, France  and  Italy  and  who  took  17  years  to complete this ‘Love Poem in Marble’.]

 

Later visit Agra Fort shah burj containing the halls of private & public audiences & other palaces. Shah Jahan spent here years of confinement at the hands of his son Aurangzeb, looking wistfully at the Taj Mahal from the Fort.

 

Night stay in Agra hotel.

 

Day 08: Agra – Ranthambore via Faterpur Sikri visit:

After breakfast check out from hotel and drive straight to Ranthambhore National Park.

 

En-route visit Fatehpur Sikri, Palace of JodhBai built by Emperor Akbar in 1569 and abandoned after 15 years due to scarcity of water. The FatehpurSikri complex houses tomb of SalimChisti, PanchMahal and other palaces, which surprisingly have withstood the ravages of time and are still in good condition.

 

After visit continued drive to Ranthambhore, On arrival & check into hotel.

 

Stay overnight at your Ranthambhore hotel.

 

Day 09: Morning & Evening Ranthambore National Park Wildlife Safari 

In the morning we move out for shared jungle safari on open top jeep to see the rare Indian tigers in full glory at the Ranthambhore National Park. After safari, return to your hotel for breakfast.

 

Afternoon move out again for shared jungle safari on open top jeep to see the rare Indian tigers in full glory at the Ranthambhore National Park.

 

Stay overnight at your Ranthambhore hotel

 

Day 10: Ranthanbhore – Jaipur:

Morning check out from hotel and drive to Jaipur- Pink City of Rajasthan, check into hotel.

 

Overnight Stay in Jaipur Hotel.

 

Day 11: Jaipur Sightseeing

After breakfast in the hotel, proceed for a daylong sightseeing trip you will visit the majestic hill top fort of Amber housing the beautiful mirror palace and elaborate Ganesh Pole.

 

Late visit City Palace and its vast treasure of rare manuscripts, paintings and other collections. Other attractions around the palace equally noticeable for unique architecture are Hawa Mahal, Jantar Mantar observatory, and a little far visit Albert Hall & Birla Temple.

 

Overnight Stay in Jaipur Hotel.

 

Day 12: Jaipur – Delhi:

After breakfast drive to Delhi and check to hotel, after rest If time allow proceed to Delhi Sightseeing to visiting Raj Ghat and Shanti Vana – the cremation sites of Mahatma Gandhi and Jawaharlal Nehru, Jama Masjid and drive past Red Fort,

 

Afternoon visit Qutub Minar, Humayun’s Tomb, Also drive past President’s House, Parliament House, Government Secretariat Buildings, India Gate (War Memorial Arch), Chandni Chowk. Also enjoy rickshaw ride in busy bazaar of Chandni Chowk.(Depend on time permit)  Overnight stay in hotel Delhi.

 

Day 13: Depart Delhi by flight:

Morning breakfast and Delhi remaining sightseeing and later on time transfer to Delhi Airport connecting flight to back home… End of Services!!!!

INCLUSIONS:

  • Personal Assistance at Airport on Arrival.
  • Private Air-conditioned car with driver
  • All sightseeing with private local guides (As per requirements)
  • Driver allowances & fuel charges.
  • Personal care and attention.
  • All currently applicable taxes.

EXCLUSIONS:

  • Personal nature Expenses i.e. Telephone Calls, Laundry, Soft / Hard Drinks, Meals, Tipping etc.
  • Any expenses arising out of unforeseen circumstances like flight delay/cancellation/hike in fare, strike or any other natural calamities
  • Does not include any meals unless and otherwise specifically mentioned.
  • Camera Fee & Entrance Fees to Monuments. Optional, suggested or unspecified activities.
  • Visa, Insurance and Medi claim.
  • Any other service not specified above.
  • Any type of Tips and porter charges.