Day 8 : Khajuraho
Devote this morning towards sightseeing of Khajuraho where one gets to see 25 sculpted temples. The temples are in three groups, western, eastern and southern complex over an area about 8 square miles. The western group is the largest and most important; the eastern group is dedicated to Brahmin and Jain shrines close to the present Khajuraho village and the Southern group houses the Chaturbhuj temple. In the evening, view the light and sound show and travel back in time in testimony of Khajuraho temples. Overnight in Khajuraho.
Day 9 : Khajuraho to Agra (by train from Jhansi)
Late morning, check out Khajuraho for a drive towards Jhansi. While on drive, visit the ancient palaces and temples of Orchha. Board ‘Shatabdi Express’ to depart Jhansi at 17:55 hrs arriving into Agra at 20:00 hrs. Upon arrival, meet India Budget Tours representative for transfer to the hotel for a two-night stay.
Day 10 : Agra
Begin the day with a visit to the Taj Mahal in morning. It is an acclaimed architectural masterpiece and one of the wonders of the world. This sublime garden-tomb of Mumtaz Mahal and Shah Jahan is now an identity of India in terms of its architectural grandeur and excellence. In the afternoon, visit Agra Fort and Tomb of Itmad-ud-Daulah. Overnight in Agra.
Day 11 : Agra to Bharatpur, 56 Km/ ½ hr
Check out Agra for a journey towards Bharatpur, the home to one of the most famous bird sanctuaries in the world. Enroute visit Fatehpur Sikri, Akbar's architectural vision in reality. Still the city, due to abandonment is in excellent state of preservation. Upon arrival, check in the hotel. Rent a rickshaw for a great bird watching experience in Bharatpur. During the afternoon, explore Bharatpur with a visit to the Government Museum and Lohagarh Fort. Overnight in Bharatpur.
Day 12 : Bharatpur to Jaipur, 176 Km/4 hrs
Check out Bharatpur for a drive towards Jaipur, the famed ‘Pink City’. This is also the royal capital of Rajasthan known for its palaces, hilltop forts and is a shopper's paradise for its fabrics and blue pottery. Upon arrival, check in the hotel.Crack the best deal in Jaipuri bazaars for artifacts and other prized antique possessions. Overnight in Jaipur
Day 13 : Jaipur
Morning begin an excursion to Amber, the capital of Kachwahas. Located on the rugged hills that surround Jaipur, this is a jovial attraction of Rajasthan. Here, in order to ascend the royal hilltop, one needs to sit atop colourfully painted elephants. Here, tourists also admire the massive gateways, courts, stairways, pillared pavilions and palaces that recall the glory and wealth of Amber's association with the Mughals.
In the afternoon, visit City Palace, still a home to the erstwhile Royal family; Jantar Mantar, the Royal Observatory and Hawa Mahal, Palace of Winds, built for the royal ladies to observe the activities on the street below without being seen.
Overnight in Jaipur.
Day 14 : Jaipur to Delhi, 250 km/5 hrs
Early morning drive to Delhi. Upon arrival, check in the hotel. After lunch, begin the discovery of Delhi with a visit to Qutub Minar, Red Fort, Jama Masjid and Humayun's Tomb, the only monument ever built by a lady in the memory of her beloved husband, which was an inspiration for Taj Mahal.
Day 15 : Depart Delhi
Transfer to the airport to board your onward flight.