Classical India with Nepal end Jaipur (2019) - 13 Nights In-depth Cultural

varanasi

Start and end in New Delhi! With the in-depth cultural tour Classical India with Nepal end Jaipur (2019), you have a 13 day tour package taking you through New Delhi, India and 6 other destinations in Asia. Classical India with Nepal end Jaipur (2019) includes accommodation in a hotel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.

Itinerary

  • Delhi, a Rich Melting Pot.

    Welcome to India! On arrival at Indira Gandhi International Airport, you will be greeted with a traditional floral garland and transferred to your hotel. In the evening, join your Travelling Concierge at 18:30 for your Welcome Dinner at a local restaurant.(Dinner with Wine)

  • Delhi Sightseeing.

    Ride by rickshaw through the lanes of Chandni Chowk bazaar in Old Delhi. Visit Jama Masjid, Indias largest mosque, drive past Red Fort & visit the Gandhi memorial at Raj Ghat . visit the Qutub Minar and drive along the Rajpath past the India Gate and Parliament House to visit the Tomb of Humayun.(Breakfast)

  • Kathmandu.

    After breakfast, transfer to the airport for your flight to Nepal, a mystical country nestled in the folds of the Himalayas. Relax at your exquisite, centrally located hotel. This evening, enjoy a walk through the exciting streets of Nepal, wandering through Thamel street. Thamel has become a world address for international trekkers, mountaineers and curio shoppers looking for a bargain. Pass through the narrow streets lined with small shops selling everything from food and provisions to clothes, walking gear to cakes and pastries.(Breakfast)

  • Durbar Square, Holy Shrines.

    In the morning, explore Durbar Square and the ancient Royal Palace complex, laced with a myriad of temples, courtyards, statues and home to the Kumari, the Living Goddess. With a Local Expert, take an intimate look at the Narayanhiti Royal Palace and the rooms where the royal family ate, slept, worked, held ceremonies, and entertained guests, along with the wonderfully eclectic decor. On the outskirts of town see Swayambhunath, then continue to Patan to visit the sky piercing temple of Teleju, Statue of Yogendra Malla and Tibetan Handicraft Centre.(Breakfast / Dinner)

  • Magnificent Temples.

    View Pashupatinath Temple on the banks of the Bagmati, one of the holiest Hindu shrines. Continue to Boudhanath, a colossal stupa, and Nepals most important Buddhist site. Round off your sightseeing with a visit to the ancient capital of Bhadgaon, the main square containing innumerable temples and architectural showpieces. This evening, meet a local who has summitted Everest to hear a personal account of the Sherpa people and their role in Everest expeditions.(Breakfast)

  • Varanasi.

    In the morning, transfer to the airport for your flight to Indias holy city of Varanasi. In the evening, take in a special, spiritual experience as you witness the holy Hindu Aarti ceremony at the riverside steps of the Ganges.(Breakfast)

  • The Holy Ganges.

    Morning sunrise boat cruise on Ganges River followed by Akhara visit & city tour of Varanasi. Return to the hotel for breakfast, followed by a city tour visiting some famous temples. Your adventure continues in the afternoon at nearby Sarnath for a tour, the deer park where the Buddha preached his first sermon.(Breakfast / Dinner)

  • The Carvings of Khajuraho.

    In and around KhajurahoTheres an early morning yoga session at the Ganges Ghats where the air is filled with spirituality. Later board a short flight to Khajuraho, where you enjoy a tour of one of Indias Seven Wonders - the medieval Hindu and Jain temples, celebrated worldwide for their intricate and erotic carvings.(Breakfast / Dinner)

  • From Orchha to Agra.

    En route to Jhansi, visit the citadel at Orchha, containing grand 16th century palaces and temples. After a delicious vegetarian lunch in a magnificent resort, transfer to the train station in Jhansi and board the Shatabdi Express. Enjoy your air-conditioned chair class seats on your journey to Agra.(Breakfast / Lunch)

  • : Agra and the Taj Mahal.

    Agras fine heritage is revealed. Appreciate the flawless marble symmetry of the exquisite Taj Mahal, built by an emperor in memory of his beloved wife. Move on to visit the impressive Agra Fort to explore the palatial Royal Pavilions and gardens. Continue through Sadar Bazaar, one of the most highly reputed shopping destinations for handicrafts and leather products. In the afternoon, accompany one of the locals, walking through their village in the shadow of the Taj Mahal and learn about their way of life as an agriculturalist.(Breakfast / Dinner)

  • : Jaipur, the Pink City.

    Journey to historic Bharatpur and stop for lunch before your journey continues to the Pink City of Jaipur. Visit the famous spice and flower market and see girls nimbly threading garlands of flowers that will be used for offerings. In the evening, enjoy a change of scenery as you travel away from the bustling city, into the wilderness and beauty of the Aravalli Mountains. Here you will be treated to a delicious and authentic Rajasthani meal at Dera Amer restaurant.(Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner)

  • : Jaipur Sightseeing.

    Ascend by jeep to the Amber Fort, its royal halls decorated with intricate ivory, mirrors, glass and exquisite paintings. Back in Jaipur, see the Hawa Mahal, known as The Palace of Winds, and visit the City Palace Museum and royal observatory. Later, at your Celebration Dinner, enjoy drinks and authentic cuisine at 1135 AD Restaurant.(Breakfast / Dinner with Wine)

  • : Depart Jaipur.

    Your journey draws to a close after breakfast, with a transfer to Jaipur airport for your flight back to Delhi.(Breakfast)

Inclusion

  • GST on total package
  • Accomodation in a well appointed room
  • Meals as per hotel plan and ones mentioned in itinerary
  • All transfers and sightseeing as per the itinerary in an air-conditioned vehicle (except in the hills when the air-conditioner will be switched off)
  • All toll taxes, parking fees and driver allowances
  • All applicable hotel taxes

Exclusion

  • Anything not mentioned under ‘Package Inclusions??:tm:
  • All personal expenses, optional tours and extra meals
  • Camera fees, alcoholic/non-alcoholic beverages
  • Vehicle service on leisure days for sightseeing not included in the itinerary
  • Medical and travel insurance
  • Tips, laundry and phone calls

Location

Customize & Inquire

Cannot Book

  • Journey Date
  • Price $
  • Total Cost $

NOTE: