Day 6 : Jodhpur
the second largest city of Rajasthan is bestowed with an invincible
past. Visit the invincible Mehrangarh Fort from where you can easily
see the citys cool temperament with blue washed walls. Also
visit Jaswant Thada, a graceful marble cenotaph built in 1899 for
Maharajah Jaswant Singh II, and cenotaphs of other Maharajahs of
Jodhpur. Afternoon is at leisure. Overnight in Jodhpur.
Day 7 : Jodhpur - Jaipur
Travel to Jaipur, the capital of Rajasthan and the palatial pink
city. Check in at the Maharajah's former residence, the royally
affluent Hotel Rambagh Palace for two nights. This afternoon visit the
Hawa Mahal, City Palace and the ancient observatory. Overnight in
Day 8 : Amber Fort Excursion
Travel back in time in a royal style of riding elegantly draped
elephants to the royal hill fortress of Amber. Afternoon is at
leisure. This evening enjoy the cultural side of Rajasthan with a
Rajasthani folk dancing performance. Overnight in Jaipur.
Day 9 : Jaipur - Fatehpur Sikri - Agra
Check out the royal capital for a trip to Agra. Stop en route and
visit the abandoned city of Fatehpur Sikri. This almost intact Mughal
city is a masterpiece of Mughal architecture in India. Your afternoon
tour includes a discovery of Agra, the former capital of the Mughal
Empire in India. Visit to the 16th-century Agra Fort before visiting
the reason of coming to Agra, the splendid Taj Mahal, a monument in
testimony of love beyond life and death. Your romantic encounter with
the grand Taj will be accompanied with the warm glow of the sunset
wrapping this world heritage monument in glory. Overnight in Agra.
Day 10 : Agra -
Check out the city of love for another poetic city etched in stone,
Khajuraho. Hop in a train towards Jhansi. Continue by road to
Khajuraho, en route visiting Orchha, a forgotten medieval city,
existing to this day as it must have in the 17th century. Upon
arrival, check in the Taj Chandela Hotel.
Day 11 : Khajuraho - Varanasi
Start this day with an astonishing element here with a visit to the
Khajuraho temples. Here, visit the Western & Eastern group of
Temples featuring stone etched sculptures and complexes, a world
heritage site unique to its existence. Later fly to Varanasi
(Benares), India's holiest city. Upon arrival, detour towards Sarnath
and visit the stupas, ruins and museum, the site of Buddha's first
sermon. This evening, engage your soul with a hearty sojourn towards
the famous riverfront Ghats and see the evening worship ritual
alongside the River Ganges. Stay in the Taj Ganges Hotel overnight.
Day 12 : Varanasi - Kathmandu
up the morning with the early morning boat ride on the Ganges where
the holy city will be beginning its course of the day through the
rituals in a traditional way. This will be followed by a walking tour
of the old city. The very same day, you will be transported to the
second country as promised in the itinerary, Nepal via a flight from
Varanasi to Kathmandu, its capital. Upon arrival, visit Durbar
Square, Temple of the Living Goddess and Swayambhunath, the firsthand
attractions of Kathmandu. Overnight in Kathmandu.
Day 13 : Mt. Everest Flight-Seeing - Patan & Bhadgaon
Board in the plane and experience a one-hour mountain flight offering
panoramic Himalayan scenery to see the Mt. Everest, the highest
mountain in the world. (Depends upon weather conditions.) Your morning
tour includes discovering the quaint towns of Bhaktapur,
Pashupathinath and Bodhnath, followed later in the afternoon by Patan
and the Tibetan handicraft center. Enjoy a Nepalese folk dance
performance in the evening. Overnight in Kathmandu.
Day 14 : Kathmandu - Delhi
Later morning, fly to India's bustling capital city of Delhi, where
you meet our representative for escorted transfer to the hotel.
Day 15 : New Delhi Sightseeing
This morning, begin the discovery of New and Old Delhi. Drive along
the Rajpath, the capital's broadest avenue, for witnessing the centers
of modern Indian democracy, Parliament House, the President's House
and India Gate. Thereon, visit the Humayun's Tomb, Qutab Minar and
Lotus Temple. Afternoon is at leisure. Overnight in Delhi.
Day 16 : Old Delhi Sightseeing
This morning's tour of Old Delhi includes the Red Fort, Raj Ghat - a
memorial to Mahatma Gandhi; Ashoka Pillar and the mile-long Chandni
Chowk bazaar. Afternoon is at leisure. Late evening you are
transferred to the International Airport for your flight back home.