Rajasthan and Varanasi Tour
(Authentic Indian Experiences with Safety)
Duration: 14 Days
Ideal For: Couple, Family & Friends
Cities Covered: New Delhi, Agra, Ranthambhore, Jaipur, Jodhpur, Udaipur and Varanasi
‘Rajasthan and Varanasi Tour’ includes the famous tourist places of royal state of Rajputs along with the world famous Taj Mahal and world’s oldest civilised & spiritual city ‘Varanasi’. It is a perfect blend of history, culture, wildlife, adventure and cuisines. This 15 days tour is the best gateway for people who are looking for cultural & historical tour.
- Specially handcrafted itinerary to ensure authentic Indian experiences and maximum safety
- Visit to world famous Taj Mahal
- Learning Saree wearing and shopping in Delhi (with a henna tattoo)
- Cycle Rickshaw Ride in Delhi
- colorful painted havelis of Mandawa
- Rat temple of Bikaner
- Camel ride in sand dunes of Jaisalmer
- Elephant Ride and Rajasthani Dance show with dinner in Jaipur
- Tiger safari in Rathambhore
- Boat ride in Pichola Lake in Udaipur
- Evening aarti ceremony & boat ride in Ganges in Varanasi
- Jewelry and Handicrafts shopping in Jaipur and Agra
- Enroute photography session on people, culture, market, animals & lifestyle
Itinerary: Rajasthan and Varanasi Tour
Day 1: Arrive in DelhiOn arrival in Delhi, you will be greeted at International Airport by our representative/driver. Transfer to the hotel & check-in. After check-in, relax in your hotel and overcome the jet lag. Overnight stay in hotel.
Day 2: DelhiAfter breakfast, proceed for full day tour of Old & New Delhi. Old Delhi includes a rickshaw ride in Chandni Chowk and drive past Red Fort & Jama Mosque. Tour of New Delhi includes visit of Qutub Minar, Bangla Sahib Gurudwara and drive past India Gate, President’s House & Secretariat buildings. You may take a stroll through famous market of Janpath and Cannaught Place. Overnight stay in hotel.
Day 3: Delhi – AgraAfter breakfast, drive to Agra. On arrival, check in your hotel & visit Agra Fort followed by a sunset visit to the Taj Mahal (the seventh wonder of world, built by Shah Jahan as a memorial to his wife Mumtaz Mahal). In the evening, you will visit local marble factories just to see how the beautiful work is done. Overnight stay in hotel.
Day 4: Agra – Fatehpur Sikri – RanthambhoreEarly morning visit to Taj Mahal at sunrise. After breakfast, drive to Ranthambhore National Park and en route visit Fatehpur Sikri. Fatehpur Sikri was built in red sandstone in honor of Saint Salim Chisti. After visit continue drive to Ranthambhore National Park. The park is situated in the Sawai Madhopur area. This park is one of the biggest parks in India and is home to the Royal Bengal Tiger. Evening at leisure and overnight stay in hotel.
Meals: Breakfast & dinner
Day 5: Ranthambhore – JaipurEarly morning safari to watch the Bengal Tiger and after breakfast, drive to Jaipur. Jaipur is also called the pink city. On arrival, check in your hotel. In the evening, you will go to Chokhi Dhani, the ethnic Rajasthani resort which represents local food & Culture. Overnight stay in hotel.
Meals: Breakfast & dinner
Day 6: JaipurAfter breakfast, proceed for full day sightseeing of Jaipur city including Observatory, City Palace, Wind Palace and Amber Fort. In the evening, you will visit the famous Jewelry market and block printing factories for some souvenirs. Overnight stay in hotel.
Day 7: Jaipur – JodhpurAfter breakfast, drive to Jodhpur. On arrival, check-in your hotel. Evening at leisure or you may go for a stroll in the market. Overnight stay in hotel.
Day 8: JodhpurAfter breakfast, proceed for full day sightseeing of Jodhpur city including Mehrangarh Fort and Jaswant Thada. Afternoon you may go for an optional tour of Mandore Garden & Umaid Bhawan Palace (no extra cost). Overnight stay in hotel.
Day 9: Jodhpur – UdaipurEarly morning drive to Udaipur. Enroute you will visit the famous Jain temple of Ranakpur. After visit, continue drive to Udaipur. Udaipur is also called the Lake City. Reach Udaipur by evening & check-in your hotel. Overnight stay in hotel.
Day 10: UdaipurAfter breakfast, proceed for full day excursion of Udaipur including visit to City Palace & Durbar Hall, ayurvedic body massage (optional at supplement cost) and an evening boat ride in Lake Pichola. Overnight stay in hotel.
Day 11: Udaipur – VaranasiTransfer to Udaipur airport for a connecting flight to Varanasi (flights are at supplement cost). Overnight stay in hotel.
Day 12: VaranasiEarly morning, reach the ghats for a wonderful morning boat ride in river Ganges. This is one of the most wonderful ways to see Varanasi. After breakfast proceed for full day sightseeing of Varanasi & Sarnath. In the evening, assemble at ghat again for one of the best prayers ‘Ganga Aarti’. Overnight stay in hotel.
Day 13: Varanasi – DelhiAfter breakfast, you can explore the market of Varanasi for best silk saree, scarf or other souvenirs. Afternoon, check-out from the hotel and drop at airport for flight back to Delhi. Arrive in Delhi by evening and transfer to your hotel.
Day 14: Depart DelhiDay at leisure. Driver will be at your disposal. You may go for shopping or ask for some day tour.
In the evening, drop at International airport for your flight home.
- Accommodations in 3/4/5 star luxury hotels or Heritage Hotels as per package on twin sharing
- Meals: 13 breakfasts & 1 special dinner in Jaipur
- Services of AC car/van for intercity transfers & sightseeing per itinerary
- Services of English speaking guide in each city
- Entrance fee to monuments per itinerary
- Rickshaw ride & old Delhi market visit in Delhi
- Tonga(Horse Cart) ride at Taj Mahal
- Boat ride & Ganga aarti in Varanasi
- Tiger safari in ranthambhore
- Boat ride in Udaipur
- Elephant ride, dance show & jewelry market visit in Jaipur
- All applicable taxes
- Any kind of travel insurance
- Airfare for Udaipur-Varanasi & Varanasi-Delhi
- Any expense of personal nature like laundry, telephone, minibar etc.
- Any meal not specified
- Anything not mentioned in the ‘Inclusions’
1 Apr 2017 – 15 Dec 2017
& 6 Jan 2018 – 15 Dec 2018
16 Dec 2017 – 5 Jan 2018
NOTE: This is an estimated cost with standard hotels and can be used for your reference.
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Terms & Conditions# Hotels are indicative only. In case of non-availability, similar or above category hotel can be given. Hotels/flights/trains are subject to availability on the booking day.
# Tour Escort is available for a group of 3 or more. Otherwise one can be arranged as per request.
# Train/Flight/Hotel price, schedule & other related issues are directly handled by related authorities. We don’t have any control over them. Any cost incurred due to change, cancellation or delay of train/flight which may lead to change in program, will be borne by client.
# This tour does not include any insurance. Thus it does not cover any cost incurred due to any kind of mishap, theft, weather conditions, natural calamities or political unrest etc. You are advised to take care of you & belongings on your own. Any cost incurred due to change/cancellation in program/services will be borne by client.
# Check-in, Check-out & Restaurant timings are strictly as per hotel rules. Early check-in & late check-out is subject to availability and/or hotel rules.
# Tour, hotel, meals, sightseeing or any other tour component is neither transferable nor refundable in any case.
# Any change in fare policy, tax structure or any factor which result in change of fare will be borne by client.
# Car & driver is not at client’s disposal. It will be available only for sightseeing. AC doesn’t work in hilly areas.
# We reserve the right to cancel or change any tour, advertised schedule, or route without notice and assume no liability or responsibility for any conditions beyond our control that may interrupt or cancel any tour.
# Cancellations & refunds as per individual vendor’s policy. The refund process takes some time & refund amount will depend on the refund policy of hotel/flight/train/transport/any other vendor.
By accepting this package, you abide to above terms.