Enchanting North India Tour is filled with excitement where you will get to know about the vibrant but unique culture, history of Kingdoms, sand dunes safari in the vivid cities of Rajasthan i.e. Jaipur, Bikaner, Jaisalmer, Jodhpur and Udaipur. Along with that the other tour destinations are Khajuraho which is a great place for art lovers, Varanasi a holy city, Agra and city of traditions with modernization –Delhi.
Day 1: Delhi
After your arrival at Delhi you will be welcomed by our representative. They will escort you to your pre-booked hotel. Check into the hotel and relax for a while. After that visit Red Fort one of the brilliant masterpiece of Mughal empire built using red sandstone, Lotus Temple worship place of Bahi made in form of petals and India Gate made in memory of soldiers who sacrificed their lives for nation. Later on pay a visit at Qutub Minar built by Qutub-ud-din Aibak and is one of the tallest masonry minarets and Swaminarayan Akshardham Temple and have a spiritual evening. Return back to the hotel and enjoy your dinner.
Day 2: Delhi – Varanasi (821 km)
Post breakfast the tour will head towards one of the ancient holy city and pilgrimage site of Hindus-Varanasi by train. Check into the hotel and spend the rest of the day at your leisure. Stay overnight.
Day 3: Varanasi
After having your breakfast visit Kashi Vishwanath Temple famous for its one jyotirlingas out of 12 dedicated to Lord Shiva, Assi Ghat located on the confluence of River Ganga and River Assi. Next pay a visit at Sarnath where Lord Buddha delivered his first lesson of sermon after attaining enlightenment. Later on visit Varanasi Ghats and enjoy Boat ride on River Ganga where you will be tranquilized by the aura of the arti and take a dip as it is said that taking a dip in River removes all your sins. Return back to the hotel and enjoy your dinner.
Day 4: Varanasi – Khajuraho (403 km)
Post breakfast you will be transferred to Khajuraho which is a great place for art and history lovers by train. On arrival, check into the hotel and relax for a while. Overnight stay in Khajuraho.
Day 5: Khajuraho
After breakfast, visit Khajuraho group of Temples declared as world heritage site by UNESCO where the sculptures, carvings and architecture is beyond imagination. Explore the Kandariya Mahadeva Temple dedicated to lord shiva. Return back to the hotel and enjoy your dinner.
Day 6: Khajuraho – Agra (412)
After having your breakfast the tour will head towards Agra- city once ruled by Mughals. On arrival, check into the hotel and spend the rest of the day at your leisure. Stay overnight.
Day 7: Agra
Start your day with mesmerizing view of Tajmahal during sunrise as the view spellbound you. It is situated on the bank of River Yamuna and known as symbol of immeasurable love. Next visit Agra Fort comprising many palaces like Khaas Mahal, Jahangir Palace lying parallel to River Yamuna. Later on halt at Tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah surrounded by garden in cruciform and criss-crosses waterways and Mehtab Bagh where the reflection of Tajmahal in the pond will leave you spellbound. Return back to the hotel and enjoy your dinner.
Day 8: Agra – Jaipur (240 km)
Post lavishing breakfast you will be transferred to pink city-Jaipur. En-route Fatehpur Sikri city founded by Akbar to honor sufi saint Sheikh Salim and was the capital city of Mughal till they shifted their capital to Agra due to scarcity of water. Visit Jodha Bai Palace which was the Harem of Queen’s and reflects blend of Rajput-Mughal architecture. Later on visit Buland Darwaza made from red sand stones with carved marbles and granite inlays, Panch Mahal and Tomb of Sheikh Salim Chisti made to honor sufi saint covered with intricate carved marble sheets. Continue your tour towards Jaipur. Night stay will be in Jaipur.
Day 9: Jaipur
After refreshing breakfast visit Amer Fort situated on hilltop and enjoy Elephant ride. It reflects Rajput architecture and comprises of landmarks like Sukh Mahal, Sheesh Mahal and Sila Devi Temple. Next visit Jalmahal with picturesque vista. Later on pay a visit at City Palace comprising Chandra Mahal which affords spectacular views of the surroundings and Mubarak Mahal now converted into museum which houses costumes, armory and many other stuffs used by former kings. Next halt will be Hawa Mahal famous for its Jharokha also known as Palace of Winds and Birla Mandir dedicated to Lord Vishnu and Goddess Laxmi. Return back to the hotel and enjoy your dinner.
Day 10: Jaipur – Bikaner (334 km)
Post breakfast you will be transferred to Bikaner known for its rich cultural heritage. On reaching there, get an assisted transfer to the hotel. In the evening, visit the local shops and overnight stay in Bikaner.
Day 11: Bikaner
Post breakfast, proceed for the sightseeing of Bikaner. Visit Junagarh Fort surrounded by water moat reflecting blend of Mughal, Gujarati and Rajput style architecture. Next head towards Lalgarh Palace which shows excellent masterpiece of blend of Mughal, Rajput and European architectural style and National Research Center of Camel which is the best habitat of camels with many breeds of Camel and Shri Laxminath Temple dedicated to Lord Vishnu and Goddess Laxmi constructed using red sand stones and marbles beautifully decorated with paintings, murals and intricate handwork. Return back to the hotel and enjoy your dinner.
Day 12: Bikaner – Jaisalmer (331 km)
The next tour destination of Enchanting North India Tour will be Jaisalmer where you will enjoy Camel Safari on the sand dunes. Spend the rest of the day at your leisure. Stay overnight.
Day 13: Jaisalmer
Post breakfast visit Jaisalmer Fort also known as Sonar Quila due to its yellow sand stone architecture and it shine as the sunrays falls on it. Next visit Nathmalji ki Haveli where the miniature style paintings and the carved yellow sandstone is awe-inspirings, Salim Singh ki Haveli where the roof is designed in the shape of peacock and Patwon ki Haveli with mirror work and stunning paintings. In the afternoon, visit the Sam Sand Dunes and enjoy the camel/jeep safari. Relish the taste buds with the Rajasthani delicacies. You may choose to stay at the Desert camp.
Day 14: Jaisalmer – Jodhpur (286 km)
After having your breakfast you will be transferred to Jodhpur for your next tour destination. Check into the hotel and relax for a while. In the evening, spend some time around the local shops and you can buy handicrafts or souvenirs from there. Overnight stay in Jodhpur.
Day 15: Jodhpur
After breakfast, visit Mehrangarh Fort where you can still see imprints of cannonball attacks, Umaid Bhawan Palace built with sandstones and marbles and reflects blend of Indo-Saracenic, Revival and Western art Deco. Next visit Jaswant Thada made to pay a tribute to Jaswant Singh where you will find portraits of various Rathore rulers and Mandore Gardens with Chattris of former Kings. Return back to the hotel and enjoy your delicious dinner.
Day 16: Jodhpur – Ranakpur - Udaipur (258 km)
Post breakfast you will be escorted to the city of Lakes – Udaipur. Enroute, stop at Ranakpur to visit the Jain Temple. Check into the hotel and relax. Overnight stay in Udaipur.
Day 17: Udaipur
In the morning, visit City Palace which reflects the grandeur of Rajasthan overlooking Lake Pichola and offering stunning views of the surroundings, Lake Pichola where you will witness Jagmandir and Lake Palace on its Island, Monsoon Palace which was hunting lodge and offers spectacular views of the city, Saheliyon ki Bari where Queen’s used to spend their leisure time and Bagore ki Haveli now converted into museum where you will come across costumes, crowns, copper vessels and many other. Return back to the hotel and enjoy your delicious dinner.
Day 18: Udaipur – Delhi (673 km)
After refreshing breakfast you will board a flight for Delhi and thereafter you can board another flight for onward destination.
Accommodation and meals will be provided.
Elephant ride at Amer Fort (one way only).
Boat ride at River Ganga and lakes of Udaipur.
Well maintained transport with air-conditioned.
Travel and tour guides.
Extra sightseeing charges.
Personal expenses such as laundry bills etc.
Medical bills in case of any mishap.
Anything not included in the tour package.