Classical North India
10 Day / 9 Night Private Tour Package
Private Tour - departs daily
DAY 01 ~ ARRIVE DELHI
First Class (4-star) accommodation with breakfast daily
Private transfers with English-speaking driver throughout
Private local English-speaking guides in each city
Upon arrival at Delhi Airport transfer to your hotel.
DAY 02 ~ DELHI
Begin the tour with a visit of Old Delhi. Take a private Rickshaw (tricycle) ride through the lanes of Chandni Chowk. Conclude the tour of Old Delhi with Raj Ghat. Visit Humayun’s tomb, drive to one of the most colonial parts of New Delhi called Raisina Hill. Drive past the Viceroy's House, now the residence of the President of India and the India Gate, a war memorial arch.
DAY 03: ~ DELHI – JAIPUR
You will be driven to Jaipur (approximately 5 hours).
DAY 04: ~ JAIPUR
Visit Amber Fort, a honey-coloured fortress-palace in the Aravalli Hills on elephant back. Afternoon tour of Jaipur.
DAY 05: ~ JAIPUR – FATEHPUR SIKRI – AGRA
Today after an early breakfast, drive to Agra. On your way, you'll visit Fatehpur Sikri. Visit Taj Mahal later this afternoon (closed on Fridays). Later visit Agra Fort (if time allows). Later on proceed to the hotel and check in.
DAY 06: ~ AGRA – JHANSI – ORCHHA
Transfer to Agra Railway Station to board a train to Jhansi. On arrival you will be driven to Orchha (45 minutes). Later visit the Jahangir Mahal.
DAY 07: ~ ORCHHA – KHAJURAHO
You will be driven to Khajuraho (approximately a 4 hour drive).
Later in the afternoon, explore the Eastern and Western Group Temple complex dating to 10th Century, a UNESCO world heritage site.
DAY 08: ~ KHAJURAHO – VARANASI
Transfer to the airport to connect with your flight to Varanasi. On arrival transfer to your hotel. In the evening proceed to witness the grand Aarti ceremony on Ganges.
DAY 9: ~ VARANASI
Rise before dawn and board a boat on the River Ganges. At sunrise, you will witness one of the world’s most moving acts of faith as Hindu pilgrims come to the river to wash away their sins or pour out the ashes of their ancestors on the river’s current. Return to your hotel for breakfast and later proceed for a half day city tour. Afternoon excursion to Sarnath, a deer park where Gautama Buddha first taught the Dharma, and where the Buddhist Sangha came into existence through the enlightenment of Kondanna.
DAY 10: ~ VARANASI – DELHI
Transfer to Varanasi Airport for your flight to Delhi.
Superior (5-star) Accommodationfrom$250pp
01 Apr 19 – 30 Sep 19 from $2,449pp
01 Oct 19 – 19 Dec 19 from $2,799pp
11 Jan 20 – 31 Mar 20 from $2,799pp
01 Apr 20- 30 Sep 20 from $2,599pp
Seasonal surcharges may apply 20 Dec 19 – 10 Jan 20. Blackout dates may apply.
Terms & Conditions: Prices are per person, based on twin share accommodation and including transport, touring as detailed. Valid for travel between 01 Jun 19 – 30 Sep 20. Seasonal surcharges may apply. Blackout dates may apply. On sale until 30 Sep 19. Prices are correct as at 28 May 19. All prices are subject to availability and currency fluctuations and can change without notice. Cancellation and change fees will apply. Booking may be subject to compulsory credit card fees and service charges from the agent. Other conditions apply.
ATAS No A10841.