Duration: 13 Nights/14 Days
Destinations Incorporated: New Delhi-Jaipur-Agra-Gwalior-Orchha-Khajuraho-Bandhavgarh National Park-Varanasi
Destinations enthralling in vibrant heritage of India, her rich culture & traditions, colourful people, royal history, her divine spirituality and wonderful wildlife are so well roped up in the Heritage India Tour that it conjures up visions of resplendent past and a fascinating present. Experience the diversity in all its forms- modernity rich in old culture of New Delhi, the colourful people of Jaipur, the symbol of love-- the Taj Mahal, the aesthetic spirituality at Varanasi, the enigma of Khajuraho temples and varied wildlife of Bandhavgarh National Park-through the India Heritage Tour.
Day 01: New Delhi:
Arrival at the International airport. You will be received by our representative and transferred to the hotel. Rest of the day at leisure. Evening to enjoy the sound & light show at the Red fort.
Day 02: New Delhi:
Move out for sight seeing tour of Old and New Delhi which includes visit to Chandni Chowk, Jama Masjid, Humayun's tomb, Kutub Minar, Raj Ghat, India Gate, President's House. Evening to shop around the illuminated streets of Connaught Place.
Day 03: Jaipur:
After breakfast drive straight to Jaipur-the Pink city of India. On arrival check-in your hotel. Evening to shop around the illuminated old markets of this lovely city. The dinner in a nearby village will give you an opportunity to taste the spicy Rajasthani food.
Day 04: Jaipur:
In the morning move out for the full day sight seeing and visit the Huge Amber Fort on the elephant's back, the City Palace and Jantar Mantar (an observatory made by astronomer king Jai Sing). Rest of the day leisure and enjoy your evening at Choki Dhani.
Day 05: Agra:
After the leisurely morning drive straight to Agra, en-route visit Fathepur Sikri- the first planed city in Indo Islamic architecture built by Emperor Akbar. On arrival check-in your hotel. Evening free to explore the streets of this historic city.
Day 06: Gwalior:
In the morning move out for the sight seeing tour to the magnificent Taj Mahal and Agra Fort. In the later half drive straight to Gwalior and on arrival check-in your hotel. After the brief leisure proceed for the sight seeing of this Royal City. The sight seeing includes visit to the huge Gwalior fort situated on a high hill, Sas Bahu Ka Mandir Jai Vilas Palace, Moti Mahal, Mansing Palace and the museum.
Day 07: Khajuraho:
Early in the morning drive straight to Khajuraho en-rote visit Orchha and on arrival check-in your hotel.
Day 08: Khajuraho:
Move out for the sight seeing of wonderful temples of Khajuraho. The erotic temples of Khajuraho shows the other aspect of Indian Spirituality. Visit the western, eastern and southern group of temples.
Day 09: Bandhavgarh National Park:
Drive straight to Bandhavgarh and on arrival check-in your luxury tent. Move out for Gypsy jungle safari in Bandhavgarh national park to see various wild animals in their most natural habitat. If lucky you will see the mighty tiger.
Day 10: Bandhavgarh National Park:
Early in the morning visit the national park on the elephant's back to see the tiger. Later in the noon once again set out in the national park.
Day 11: Varanasi:
You will be transferred to the railway station to board the train for Varanasi-the oldest living cities in the world, where one can witness and experience Hindu religion in its most authentic way. On arrival check-in your hotel.
Day 12: Varanasi:
Move out for a morning guided spiritual tour along the banks of the river Ganges and also take a boat ride over this sacred river. Here you will witness the Sadhus taking dip in the Ganges with their daily practices of Surya Namaskar (Preying of Lord Sun while taking dip in the Ganges) and different rituals of Hindu religion performed on the banks of Ganges. After breakfast move out for the city sight seeing tour which includes Kashi Vishwanath Temple, Durga Temple, and Tulsi Manas Temple.
Day 13: New Delhi:
Move out for an excursion to Sarnath- the place where Buddha delivered his first sermon. Today it presents the most expansive ruins amongst the places containing Buddhist relics. You will be transferred to the airport to board the flight for Delhi. On arrival you will be received by our representative and transferred to your hotel.
Day 14: Departure:
Morning at leisure. At an appropriate time you will be transferred to board the flight for your onward journey. The tour ends.