Day 01 : Delhi
Welcome to Delhi. Transfer to hotel for dinner and overnight stay.
Day 02 : Delhi
Sightseeing tour of Old and New Delhi. Transfer to hotel for overnight
The capital of India, Delhi has been centre of
political turmoil since 13th century. The day includes a visit to the
Yogmaya Temple, the temple complex of Laxmi Narayan, the famous Chattarpur
Temple and the Bahai Temple, also known as the Lotus Temple. Raj Ghat in
Delhi, the cremation site of Mahatama Gandhi, Father Of India, is much like
a sacred temple to every patriotic Indian heart too. Enjoy a bit of
astrological predictions and findings in the evening at Old Delhi, after
which you are free to do shopping and relax. Ride a cycle rickshaw through
the crowded streets of the markets of Chandni Chowk Bazaar to Jama Masjid,
the largest mosque in India in Old Delhi. In New Delhi, you can visit Dilli
Haat, best place to look at Indian handicrafts and drive over the Rajpath,
the site for Republic Day Parade of India to India Gate, a tribute to the
martyrs who sacrificed their lives for their nation. You can see the
President's House from outside and visit the 16th century Humayun's Tomb,
Safdarjung's Tomb and Qutub Minar. Transfer to hotel for overnight stay.
Day 03 : Delhi - Agra
In the morning, drive to Agra enroute visiting Sikandra. Afternoon
sightseeing tour of Agra, city of Taj.
One of the India's top tourist attractions, the
city of Taj, the white marble requiem of love, Agra was transformed by
Mughal monarchs into a land of art, culture, architectural splendor,
learning and commerce. Besides the majestic buildings, the leatherwork and
pietra dura marble-inlay work of Agra is an inseparable part of the city's
identity. Agra Fort and Itmad-ud-daulah's tomb are the legendary gems of
Mughal architectural style along with the nearby excursions of Fatehpur
Sikri and Sikandra that are not worth missing. Transfer to hotel for
Day 04 : Agra - Jaipur
In the morning, drive to Jaipur enroute visiting Fatehpur Sikri. Transfer
to hotel on arrival for overnight stay at Jaipur. Afternoon free to relax.
Day 05 : Jaipur
In the morning, elephant ride to Amber Fort.
Amber Fort -
is a classic example of Rajput
architecture. Diwan-I-am, Hall of Victory and Kali temple are some of its
Later, sightseeing tour of Jaipur, the pink city.
The Pink City of Jaipur was founded by Sawai
Raja Jai Singh. The magnificent City Palace, Hawa Mahal (Palace of Winds)
with its delicate screen facade, Jantar Mantar (the Royal Observatory and
multihued Jaipur Bazaar buzzing with people have all become icons of Jaipur
in themselves. The characteristic pink color has now become protected by law
and is said to symbolize 'welcome'. Transfer to hotel in the night for
Day 06 : Jaipur - Mandawa
In the morning, drive to Mandawa. Afternoon sightseeing tour of Mandawa.
Transfer to hotel over overnight stay.
Day 07 : Mandawa - Bikaner
In the morning, drive to Bikaner. Afternoon sightseeing tour of the city
and visit to Junagarh Fort. Transfer to hotel for overnight stay.
Day 08 : Bikaner - Jaisalmer
Drive to the 800 years old desert city of Jaisalmer. Afternoon at leisure.
Day 09 : Jaisalmer
Morning sightseeing tour of Jaisalmer. In the evening, desert camel ride at
sunset to Sam sand dunes.
Day 10 : Jaisalmer - Jodhpur
Morning drive to Jodhpur. Afternoon at leisure.
Day 11 : Jodhpur - Delhi
Morning sightseeing tour of the city and visit to Meherangarh Fort. Evening
travel by train to Delhi.
Day 12 : Delhi
Arrival at Delhi. Transfer to hotel for overnight stay.
Day 13 : Goa
Transfer to Goa. Overnight stay at Hotel. Day free to relax to beach. In
the evening, join Goan Carnival Theme, a traditional Portuguese heritage of
Goa including revelry, song, dance, good and delicious Goan cuisine.
Day 14 : Goa
Sightseeing tour of North and South Goa.
Home to India's most attractive beaches with cool
sands, tropical suns and swaying palm trees, Goa is a beach tour that takes
you far away from the strenuous life into the lap of nature but not too far
away to lose the comforts and facilities of lavish surroundings. The famous
beaches of Goa include Calangute, Vagator, Anjuna, Colva and Palolem beach
along with the charm of 16th century Portuguese settlement of Old Goa. The
famous churches of Goa include Basilica of Bom Jesus that houses mortal
remains of St. Francis Xavier in a rich silver casket, Se Cathedral with its
'Golden Bell', paintings of the Church of St. Francis of Assisi and Church
of Maede Deus at Saligao.
In the evening, visit to Goan fishing village and watch skills of artisans,
village dancers and enjoy local band. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 15 : Goa
Day free to relax on beach. In the evening, Seafood Bar-be-cue on the Goan
beach or cooking own food on skewers over a campfire along with local music.
Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 16 : Cochin
Welcome to Cochin. Transfer to hotel for overnight stay. In the afternoon,
enjoy sightseeing tour of the city including Jewish Synagogue, Dutch Palace
and Chinese Fishing Nets.
The port city of Cochin is also known as 'Queen
of the Arabian Sea'. There is Dutch Palace at Mattancherry and the very
famous Fort Cochin, which is renowned for its Portuguese heritage and has
early 16th century St. Francis' Church. Spice is at its best in area
surrounding Jewish Synagogue while there are carved wooden panels and pulpit
at Santa Cruz Basilica. Chinese fishing nets are popular among the tourists
as a rare old-world trade form while Parishath Thampuram Museum houses
19th-century paintings, old coins, sculptures and temple models.
In the evening, cruise on Moonlight Boat on the backwaters of Kerala.
Delicious cuisine of South India for dinner and thrilling fireworks display
on islands off the backwaters of Cochin.
Day 17 : Cochin
After breakfast, trip to watch traditional village life of Kerala.
Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 18 : Mumbai
Transfer to airport for flight to Mumbai. On arrival, transfer to hotel for
relaxing. In the evening, explore the city until dinner after which you will
leave for onward destination.
The Indian film city is famous for Gateway of
India built in 1911 to commemorate the visit of King George V and Queen Mary
for the Delhi Durbar. Prince of Wales Museum exhibits antique articles of
art, sculpture, china, rare coins, weaponry and miniatures. Kamala Nehru
Park and Hanging Gardens are cool while Marine Drive is the hip-hop area of
the town with thee top-notch night life.