Taj Mahal with Varanasi Tour
Ex. Delhi, INDIA
Duration :: 8 Night / 9 Days
Destination Covered :: Delhi – Agra – Gwalior – Orchha – Khajuraho – Varanasi – Sarnath
Day 1 Arrive Delhi
Arrive Delhi. Our Representative will pick you and give you a warm welcome at the Airport and escort you to the Hotel. Overnight stay at Delhi.
Day 2 Visit Delhi (B)
Morning after breakfast explores the Capital of India – Delhi. You can visit Red fort, Jama Mosque, Rajghat, Lotus Temple, Qutub Minar, Humayun Tomb, President House, India Gate & Parliament House by your own Tourist Vehicle. (few monuments are restricted for the local people/Tourist but you can visit from outside only). Overnight stay at Delhi.
Day 3 Delhi – Agra enroute Fatehpur Sikri (B)
After morning Breakfast drive to the Agra & check-in the Hotel. In Agra you can visit the Taj Mahal – which was built by Emperor Shah Jahan as a Mausoleum for his second wife, Mumtaz Mahal , who died in childbirth in 1631. Beside the Taj Mahal, you can also visit Agra Fort, Diwan-I-Am, Diwan-I-Khas, Sikandara.. ( Taj Mahal is closed for foreign visitors on Friday). Overnight stay at Agra.
Day 4 Agra – Gwalior (B)
After a morning breakfast, check-out from the hotel and proceed to Gwalior. Checkin the Hotel. Visit Gwalior fort, Gujari Mahal, Ghaus Mahammed tomb, Manmandir palace, Sun Temple, Jai villas Palace & Museum. Overnight Stay at Gwalior.
Day 5 Gwalior – Orchha – Khajuraho (B)
After a morning breakfast, check-out from the hotel and proceed to Khajuraho – It’s one of India’s major attractions of uncensored Temples, check-in the Hotel. Evening at leisure. Overnight Stay at Khajuraho.
Day 6 Khajuraho (B)
After a morning breakfast, continue your Tour of Khajuraho Temples. The mostly Temple built from A.D. 950 to A.D. 1050. These temples are Superb Example of Indo-Aryan Architecture. In Khajuraho you can visit the Lakshmi and Varaha Temple – dedicated to Lord Vishnu, which is built around A.D. 900. Lakshmana Temple, Kandariya Mahadev Temple built 1025-50, Devi Jagadamba Temple, Chitragupta Temple dedicated to Surya, the Sun God, Parvati Temple, Vishvanath and Nandi Temple build in 1002, Matangesvara Temple, chausath Yogini and Lalguan Mahadev Temple etc. Evening at leisure. Overnight stay at Khajuraho.
Day 7 Khajuraho – Varanasi (B)
After a breakfast check-out from hotel and drive to Varanasi – the city of Lord Shiva. Check–in the hotel. Evening at leisure. Overnight stay at Varanasi.
Day 8 Varanasi (B)
After the Breakfast, you can continue your Tour to Varanasi. You may drive to Sarnath – Sarnath is one of four holy Buddhist sites sanctioned by the Buddha himself for pilgrimage. The other three sites are: Lumbini (birth), Bodh Gaya (enlightenment) and Kushinagar (death). All of the ancient buildings and structures at Sarnath were damaged. Dharmekh Stupa, Deer Park, Ashoka Pillar, Sarnath Archaeological Museum, Bodhi tree is impressive. This dates from around 200 BC and is the spot where the Buddha is said to have preached his first sermon.
After the Lunch (own expense) you may visit the Varanasi’s major attraction is a long string Ghats (Bank of the River) where you can take a bath and get the blessing of Lord’s Shiva. You can also visit the Vishwanath Temple, Durga Temple, Tulsi Manas Temple, Ram Naar Fort and Museum and you can also enjoy the boat Cruise at River Ganges. Overnight stay at Varanasi.
Day 9 Varanasi to Kathmandu (Nepal) or Return back to Delhi by Flight (B)
After the Breakfast at the hotel Check-out from the Hotel & proceed to catch a Flight for onward Journey(by own) of Kathmandu (Nepal) or return back to Delhi
- Bottled water for each Guest
- Fruit Juice for each Guest
- Breakdfast at Hotel
- Accommodation in well appointed Room
- Monuments Entry Fee where applicable
- Cycle Rickshaw Ride in Delhi (one time only)
- Boat Ride in Ganga River, Varanasi (based on availability, wheather, water level status)
- Exclusive private air-conditioned chauffeur driven Car for all sightseeing
- All Toll taxes, parking, driver allowance, fuel charges, permit fee etc
- All present applicable taxes
- Any other item not specified in the “cost includes”.
- Guide, boat / ferry ticket, camera ticket at various places of sightseeing
- Any Expenses of personal nature such as portage, tips, insurance, wine, telephone charges and all items of personal nature
Daily 07:00 Hrs 8 Night / 9 Days