Start and end in New Delhi! With the festival of lights tour Indias Incredible Diwali Festival Tour - 10 Days , you have a 10 day tour package taking you through New Delhi, India and 5 other destinations in India. Indias Incredible Diwali Festival Tour - 10 Days includes accommodation in a hotel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport.
In and around New DelhiA warm welcome on arrival at Delhi Airport by our team member & get transferred privately to your hotel located in New Delhi & staying here takes you back to the time of British Era.This afternoon is at leisure to get settled from international journey. Depending on your time of arrival, .Overnight stay in Delhi.Start point We pick up guests from New Delhi airport or any hotels of New Delhi, Indira Gandhi International Airport (DEL), Airport Rd, New Delhi, Delhi, India
Today we enjoy a full day of sightseeing in India?s capital city. In Old Delhi we enjoy an exhilarating rickshaw ride around Chandni Chowk bazaar and visit the UNESCO-listed Humayun?s Tomb. We also explore the giant Jama Masjid mosque and Raj Ghat, the site of Gandhi?s cremation. An eternal flame now burns at the memorial in his honour. In New Delhi we stroll down the ceremonial Rajpath and see the India Gate monument, a memorial to those Indian soldiers who lost their lives in the First World War and Qutub Minar. This evening we enjoy a Namaste dinner at the hotel.
After breakfast, you will drive to agra, you will initiate the sightseeing tour of Agra. You will visit Agra Fort and Taj Mahal, both of which are the UNESCO World Heritage Sites. ?leader to shop for fireworks where they will help you choose the right ones for the celebrations later. Take a detour to visit local sweet shops as during Diwali sweets are a traditional gift. Some of these shops have been making amazing sweets for generations. Your leader will point out which sweets to choose and their significance. Since Diwali is a victory celebration of good over evil, Indians typically dress in their finest clothes. As a gesture of good will it is appropriate for you to dress nicely for this evenings celebration. There may even be a saree surprise in store for you later! Tonight, dark lanes and alleys will be brightly lit, the sound of fireworks and happiness floating through the wind. The evening we will be spent with a local family on their rooftop, celebrating Diwali in their traditional style with you. Your leader will help you through the intricate customs of Diwali rituals, prayer sessions, gift exchanging, lighting of candles and oil lamps, eating snacks, and drinking. Take in the rooftop views with fireworks all around while sharing a home-cooked meal with the family and being entertained by local musicians singing traditional Diwali songs.
After having breakfast and checking out from the hotel, you will leave for Jaipur en route visiting Fatehpur Sikri. You can visit Jama Masjid, Tomb of Salim Chishti, Panch Mahal, Buland Darwaza and other famous edifices in Fatehpur Sikri. Then you will depart for Jaipur. Overnight stay is in Jaipur.
After having breakfast, you will explore the major attractions of the city. You will visit Amer Fort, Maharaja?s City Palace, Jantar Mantar ( the observatory), Hawa Mahal ( the palace of wind) and other places like the rose garden and business centers in the city. In the evening, you can enjoy shopping in the local markets. Overnight stay is in the hotel.
Start your journey towards Western Rajasthan, drive to Jodhpur & check in at the Hotel which is located in old city & offers expansive views of the fort.Overnight stay at hotel
Take a guide tour of the magnificent & mighty Mehrangarh Fort built by Rao Jodha & the Jaswant Thada.Complete your tour by exploring the narrow lanes of old city & Sardar Maket area with our expert guide.Afternoon is at leisure or you can take a tour of Umaid Bhawan Palace. Evening have rooftop dinner overlooking to Mehrangarh Fort, the restaurant offer thali dinner which is a real authentic food of Rajasthan.
In the morning check out from hotel & as a special highlight we have arranged a jeep for exclusive tour of Guda Bishnoi Village where you can see the weavers & the local tribal people renowned for their extreme love to nature.Drive to Udaipur en-route visiting the intricately carved Jain Temples of Ranakpur. On your arrival in Udaipur, check in at your hotel exactly located in the middle of the Lake Pichola.Soak yourself in the views of Lake from your room followed by overnight stay.
Today we visit Udaipur, also known as the city of sunrise.We start our sightseeing with the visit of Sahelion-Ki-Bari. This Garden of the Maids of Honour is well laid out with extensive lawns and shady walks. After the visit of Garden of Maids we visit a Museum of folk art. This museum has a rich collection of Folk dresses, ornaments, puppets, masks, dolls, folk musical instruments and paintings on display. After a break we proceed to city palace, the biggest Palace in India, where 4 generations of Maharajas added their contribution, is so carefully planned and integrated with the original buildings that it is difficult to believe that it was not conceived as a whole.The museum of the palace includes the beautiful peacock mosaic and miniature wall paintings of Indian mythology. Today we have an opportunity to visit a traditional painting school and see the famous miniature paintings done.In the evening we have a Boatride on the lake Pichola.The famous Lake Palace of Udaipur was the summer residence of the former rulers. The James bond Film Octopussy was shot here and made this palace more known in the west. Overnight stay is at hotel in Udaipur.
After breakfast, you will take your flight to Delhi and on arrival at New Delhi airport, you can board for your international flight for your homeEnd point We drop off guests at New Delhi airport or any hotels of New Delhi, Indira Gandhi International Airport (DEL), Airport Rd, New Delhi, Delhi, India