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GEMS AND JUNGLES OF INDIA

“The journey from Taj Mahal to the Tigers !"

DAY 01 : Arrive Delhi

Upon arrival at Delhi International airport, you will be welcomed by our company representative and transferred to your hotel for check-in. Your travel documents will be handed over to you with a briefing of the tour program. After check-in process, time free at leisure for own activities and relax in the hotel to acclimatization with Indian weather conditions.

DELHI - The National Capital of India is one of the most historical cities in the world. In AD 1639, the Mughal emperor shah Jahan built a walled city named Shahjahanabad which served as the capital of the Mughal Empire from 1649 till 1857. Shahjahanabad is known as Old Delhi. Later the British architect Sir Edwin Lutyens built a new city during the 1920s called New Delhi or Lutyens Delhi.

Overnight at Delhi (Meal on board)

Day 02 : Delhi Sightseeing

Sightseeing –
We will start our sightseeing tour visiting Raj Ghat; the final resting place of Mahatma Gandhi, the father of the nation. Jama Masjid; built by the Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan. It is one of the largest and best known mosques in India. Further, we will drive-pass through Chandni Chowk Market; Asia's largest wholesale market and Red Fort; a beautiful red sandstone fort built by the Mughals.

We will start our sightseeing tour visiting Raj Ghat; the final resting place of Mahatma Gandhi, the father of the nation. Jama Masjid; built by the Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan. It is one of the largest and best known mosques in India. Further, we will drive-pass through Chandni Chowk Market; Asia's largest wholesale market and Red Fort; a beautiful red sandstone fort built by the Mughals. Afternoon visit to the Qutub Minar; built by Qutub-ud-din Aibak of the Slave Dynasty as a sign of Muslim domination of Delhi and as a minaret for the muezzin to call the faithful to prayer. Evening drive-pass through India Gate; a memorial raised in honour of the Indian soldiers who died during the Afghan wars and World War I. The names of the soldiers who died in these wars are inscribed on the walls. Sansad Bhavan; the Parliament of India is a circular building designed by the British architects Sir Edwin Lutyens and Sir Herbert Baker in 1912–1913. Rashtrapati Bhavan; the Presidents House built with a mix of European and Mughal/Indian styles.

Optional Activities –

  • Rikshaw Ride in Chandni Chowk Market during sightseeing tour
  • Sound & light Show at Red Fort (Close on every Monday)
  • Visit to Dilli Haat; an open aircraft bazaar cum food plaza
  • Other Attractions – Humayun’s Tomb, Lotus Temple, Akshardham Temple, Laxmi Narayan Temple, Lodhi Garden, Gurudwara Bangla sahib, National Museum.

Overnight at Delhi (Breakfast)

Day 03 : Delhi – Agra (220 kms drive)

Check-out from the hotel and drive to Agra. Upon arrival, check-in to the hotel. AGRA – Located at the bank of River Yamuna was known then as Akbarabād during Mughal Empire and remained the capital of the Mughal Empire under the Emperors till 1689.

Sightseeing –

Proceed to Agra sightseeing visiting Taj Mahal; one of the new Seven Wonders of the World. Shah Jahan built this beautiful monument in the memory of his beloved wife Mumtaz Mahal. It took 22 years and 20000 workers to complete this perfectly symmetrical monument. Later visit to Agra Fort; also known as the Red Fort is a world heritage site listed by UNESCO. The red sandstone fort was converted into a palace during Shāh Jahān's time, and reworked extensively with marble and pietra dura inlay. Also visit to I'timad-Ud-Daulah's Tomb; located on the left bank of the Yamuna river, the mausoleum is set in a large cruciform garden, criss-crossed by water courses and walkways.

Optional Activities –

  • Mohabbat The Taj Show at Kalakriti
  • Tonga Ride at Taj Mahal
  • Shopping – Fine Quality Marble, Textile, Handloom & Handicrafts
  • Other Attractions – Akbar’s Tomb (Sikandra, Mughal Heritage Walk

Overnight at Agra (Breakfast)

Day 04 : Agra – Ranthambore via Fatehpur Sikri (240 Kms drive)

Check-out from the hotel and drive to Ranthambore National Park. En-route visit to FATEHPUR SIKRI – Founded in 1569 by the Mughal emperor Akbar, and served as the capital of the Mughal Empire from 1571 to 1585. It is 40 kms from Agra on the Agra - Jaipur highway.

Sightseeing –
Here we will visit to Buland Darwaza; 55 metre high gate was added some five years later after the completion of the mosque ca. 1576-1577. We will also visit Jama Masjid, Tomb of Salim Chishti, Diwan-i-Aam, Diwan-i-Khas. Further continue drive to Ranthambore. Upon arrival, check-in to the hotel and rest of the day free at leisure for own activities or relax in the hotel.

Overnight at Ranthambore (Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner)

Day 05 : Ranthambore National Park – Jungle Safari

RANTHAMBORE – Ranthambore National Park a 392 Sq km park comprises of dry deciduous forests sprawling over on undulating terrain of the Aravalli and Vindhyan ranges. Ranthambore is the finest tiger reserve in the contry uner the Project Tiger. Beside the Tigers, Ranthambore has a large number of Sambhar, Cheetal, Nilgai, Chinkara, Langur, wild boar, and peafowl.

Jungle Safari – Early morning before breakfast, we will leave for a jungle safari to the National Park. Later return back to the hotel and have your breakfast. After wash & change, relax in the hotel. Afternoon, proceed for another jungle Safari to the National Park.

Other Activities –

  • Tiger Show (Subject to availability) & Nature walk
  • Other attractions – The Fort

Overnight at Ranthambore (Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner)

Day 06 : Ranthambore – Jaipur (145 kms drive)

Check-out from the hotel and drive to Jaipur. Upon arrival, check-in to the hotel. JAIPUR – Named after its founder Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh II was established on 18 November 1727. Jaipur is considered as the first planned city in the country. In 1878AD, Jaipur was painted with Pink color to welcome Prince Albert, consort of Queen Victoria and since then the city is also known as “Pink City”.

Overnight at Jaipur (Breakfast)

Day 07 : Jaipur Sightseeing

Sightseeing – Early in the morning we will leave for an excursion to Amber City; the capital of Kachhwahas for six centuries before the foundation of Jaipur City. Ascend the Amber Fort with a traditional royal experience of Elephant ride. Within the Fort complex we will visit Sheesh Mahal, Diwan-e-Aam and Dowan-e-Khas. Later drive back to Pink City. En-route a short photo-shoot in-front the Jal Mahal, a small palace set in the middle of Man Sagar Lake. Afternoon visit to the City Palace, situated in the heart of the old city occupies about one seventh of the Old City. Within the City Palace we will visit Mubarak Mahal, Clock Tower and City Palace Museum, Later we will visit Jantar Mantar Observatory, built in 18th century by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh to study the movement of constellations and stars in the sky. The enormous sun dials still provides the accurate time. Before returning to your hotel, take pictures in-front the Hawa Mahal, ‘Palace of Winds’ a five storied semi-octagonal building having 152 windows was built in 1799 AD by Maharaja Pratap Singh for the royal ladies to enjoy the processions and other royal activities on the street.

Other Activities –

  • Visit to Chokhi Dhani Village (an ethnic village)
  • Shopping – Jewellery, Textiles, Handloon & Handicrafts
  • Other attractions – Birla Temple, Jaigarh Fort, Nahargarh Fort, Albert Hall

Overnight at Jaipur (Breakfast)

Day 08 : Jaipur – Delhi (260 kms drive)

Check-out from the hotel and transfer to Delhi international airport to board the flight to onward journey.

TOUR COSTING
(Per person cost in US Dollars)

Minimum No. of Pax Premier Package Deluxe Package Standard Package
02 Pax 1070 690 485
04 Pax 975 595 390
06 Pax 960 575 375
08 Pax 935 550 350
Single Room Supplement 715 355 155
  • 7 night’s accommodation on double/ twin sharing basis in the given choice of hotels
  • Daily buffet breakfast in the hotel
  • Private transportation by using air-conditioned chauffeur driven vehicle
  • Government approved English speaking local tour guides for sightseeing tours in each city
  • Traditional welcome on arrival at airport with Garlanding
  • All requisite airport transfers with personal assistance
  • Welcome dinner in an authentic Indian restaurant
  • Rickshaw ride in Chandni Chowk Market, Delhi
  • Per person 2 jungle safari to Ranthambore National Park by Canter (Supplement for jeep safari is US$ 15 per person/ per safari)
  • Elephant ride to ascend the Amber fort in Jaipur
  • Daily 2 bottle of packaged drinking water per person during the tour
  • Monument entrance fee (approximate US$ 70 per person for entire tour) and video camera charges
  • Visa, International & Domestic flight ticket or Airport taxes
  • Medical or Travel Insurance
  • Any other personal nature of expenses i.e. phone calls, laundry, mini bar, tipping, meals, soft & hard drinks etc
  • Anything other than specified under the head “Inclusions”.
Destination Premier Package Deluxe Package Standard Package
Delhi The Lalit Crowne Plaza Today Clarks Surya
Agra Trident Hotel Howard Plaza Karan Vilas
Ranthambore Nahargarh Tiger Den Resort Ankur Resort
Jaipur ITC Rajputana Holiday Inn Nahargarh Haveli
  • Rates are strictly valid for foreigner nationals only. The given rates are in US Dollars and are subject to change due to any fluctuation in the exchange rate.
  • Validity Period – Valid till 31 March 2016 (Except 20 Dec 2015 till 10 Jan 2016 & Pushkar Fair Period from 18-25 November 2015)
  • No rooms are booked as of now. Confirmed availability status will be updated once processing the reservation to the hotel. Similar hotels will be suggested in case of any unavailability of the rooms in the given hotels. Early reservation is requested to avoid any last minute disappointments.
  • Government service taxes of 3.09% will be lived on the total payable billing amount.
  • Check-in & Checkout timing in the hotel is 12 noon. Early check-in & late check-out is subject to availability.