Destinations includes in this itinerary :
Delhi / Agra / Fatehpur Sikri / Bharatpur / Jaipur / Ranthambore National Park / Pushkar / Samode / Delhi
Day 01 - Arrival and overnight stay in Delhi - Once landed at Delhi's international airport, a member of our staff will welcome you and assist you on checking into your hotel.
After refreshing yourself, you will spend the day sightseeing the town. In Old Delhi, you will visit huge sandstone Red Fort, Jama Masjid and Qutab Minar. In New Delhi, you will visit the Parliament House, India Gate and Bahai Temple. You will spend the night back at your hotel.
Day 02 - DELHI - AGRA - 200 KM - 04.00 HRS IN CAR
You will have breakfast and, then, reach the city of Agra in Uttar Pradesh. It takes some hours for the 200 km ride. Once checked into your hotel in Agra and freshened up, you will sightsee the place and its grand fort, in particular. It was built by the Mughal Emperor Akbar and later modified by the Emperors Jahangir and Shah Jahan. The fort comprises majestic palaces, (both private and public) audience rooms and formal gardens. You will go back to your hotel where you will spend the night.
Day 03 - FATEHPUR SIKARI / BHARATPUR / JAIPUR - 05.00 HRS IN CAR
6:00 a.m. wake up to enjoy the mind blowing sight of Taj Mahal at the break of day. In this part of the day, there is the best light to take amazing photos of the breath taking white marble gravestone. It represents India's greatest specimen of Islamic architectural style. The Emperor Shah Jahan had it built for his beloved wife Mumtaz Mahal as an emblem of his endless love for her. Popular India Vacations will let you enjoy a visit to the place.
You will have breakfast back at your hotel and, then, on your way to Jaipur, you will visit the splendid town of Fatehpur Sikri, which was founded by Emperor Akbar but subsequently deserted. It comprises numerous great monuments. Among them, big mosque Jama Masjid, majestic palace Panch Mahal, and a great gate, Buland Darwaza.
Before reaching the city of Jaipur, you will visit India's renowned wildlife conservation area in Bharatpur, the Bird Sanctuary in the National Park, where birds are used to nesting. In the evening, you will check into your hotel in Jaipur, where you will spend the night.
Day 04 - Amber Fort in Jaipur - You will have breakfast and, then, will leave for Amber Fort, 11 Km off Jaipur, where you can have an elephant ride to the fort, which comprises several palaces and imperial edifices.
Afterwards, you will have a one day tour to the town of Jaipur, which is also known as 'The Pink City', built by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh. You will enjoy the splendid fa?ade of Hawa Mahal Palace, the City Palace (including its museum), and the observatory in Jantar Mantar. You will have an evening walk through the streets of the city, enjoy its markets and manufactured products, artifacts, ceramics, and textiles.
Day 05 - JAIPUR - RANTHAMBHORE NATIONAL PARK - 180 KM - 04.00 HRS IN CAR
You will have breakfast at your hotel and then you will reach Ranthambhore, where you will check into your hotel and refresh yourself. Afterwards, you will sightsee around the splendid town and will visit neighboring Sawai Madhopur, a town renowned for its manufactured products and pictures. You will spend the night at your hotel.
Day 06 - Ranthambhore National Park - Early in the morning you will reach Ranthambore National Park, one of India's best places to see tigers and have an electrifying safari tour. You will see the felines near the lakes, in the jungle or in the shadow of the Park's monuments. In addition to tigers, on your jeep safari you will see other animals, such as monkeys, various species of birds, crocodiles, l You will spend the night back at your hotel.
Day 07 - RANTHAMBHORE / PUSHKAR - 300 KM - 05.00 HRS IN CAR
You will have breakfast and, then, reach the city of Pushkar, where you will check into your hotel and relax. Afterwards, you will explore Pushkar Lake and visit the city temples, Brahma Temple, in particular, the sole Brahma Temple in the country. Hindus consider Pushkar Lake as a most sacred one. On particular days, in fact, pilgrims come and bathe. You will go back to your hotel where you will spend the night.
Day 08 - PUSHKAR / SAMODE - 200 KM - 004.00 HRS IN CAR
Once had breakfast, you will reach Samode, where you will check into your hotel and relax. In Samode, you can visit Samode Palace and Samode Fort. You will spend the night at your hotel.
Day 09 - SAMODE / DELHI - 250 KM - 04 .30 HRS IN CAR
You will have breakfast and, then, go back to Delhi, where you will enjoy a tour around the city center Connaught Place. Afterwards, you will get to the airport in order to fly to your next destination.
Note - Every day you can arrange with the driver your time of departure from one place to another according to your convenience as well as to the distance from the two destinations and to length of the ride.
We recommend that you leave early in the morning to reach a destination, that is from 7:30 to 8:30 a.m. However, if you want to visit TAJ MAHAL, you should leave at 6:00 a.m. in winter and 05:45 a.m. in summer for you to sightsee the monument at the break of day.
The itinerary will let you visit splendid and major heritage sites, including:
- India Gate, President House, Parliament, Lotus Temple in New Delhi
- The tomb of Humayun, Qutub Minar, Jama Masjid, Red Fort and Mahatma Gandhi Memorial in Old Delhi
- TAJ MAHAL (world renowned emblem of love), Agra Fort and Itmadulla in the city of Agra
- On the way to Jaipur: Fatehpur Sikri, Keoladeo Ghana National Park (also known as Bharatpur Bird Sanctuary)
- Jaipur: Amber Fort, Elephant Safari
- Jaipur: Amber Fort, City Palace, Observatory, old Pink City, Galta and Laxminarayan Temple
- Ranthambhore: tigers and further animals in the National Park
- Pushkar: holy lake, Brahma and further temples
- Samode village and palace
- Connaught Place (Delhi city center) before you leave