Start in New Delhi and end in Mumbai! With the in-depth cultural tour North India & 1000 Years Old Ajanta Ellora Caves Tour, you have a 14 day tour package taking you through New Delhi, India and 11 other destinations in India. North India & 1000 Years Old Ajanta Ellora Caves Tour includes accommodation in a hotel as well as transport and more.
Meeting and assistance on arrival at the airport, our representatives welcome and escort you by a private car and transfer to the hotel, whilst the room keys and check-in is organized, our representative would hand over the documents and brief the tour programme to you. Overnight at the hotel.Start point Main Entrance, Indira Gandhi International Airport, Airport Rd., New Delhi, Delhi, India
After breakfast take sightseeing tour of historic city visiting Old Delhi visiting the majestic Red Fort, a marvel in red sandstone, Jama Masjid, the largest mosque in India, both built by emperor Shah Jahan of Taj Mahal fame. Later sightseeing continues to visit New Delhi include Rashtrapati Bhawan, one-time imperial residence of the British viceroys; the India Gate, a memorial raised in honour of the Indian soldiers martyred during the Afghan war; Humayun?s Tomb, lotus shaped Bhai?s Temple, Qutub Minar, built by Qutub-ud-din Aibek of the Slave Dynasty; Return to the hotel for overnight stay.
In and around NeemranaToday drive to Neemrana Fort and check in at your hotel.The Neemrana Fort is hovering on a plateau, and enclosed by a horse-shoe shape of the Aravalli Mountains has now been transformed into the magnificent Neemrana Fort Heritage Hotel. Visit Vinay Vilas Mahal: This 18th century Vinay Vilas Mahal, also called the City Palace, is an attractive combination of Rajasthani and Mughul architecture. The gold and velvet throne in the Durbar Hall, the murals, mirror decoration, and the collection of weapons in the museum of the palace are the attraction of the day. Bala Quila (Fort): Situated over the City Palace, this medieval fort given shelter to several Mughul princes during their journeys or exiles. Night stay is in Neemrana
Morning after breakfast drive to Jaipur, and check into the hotel. In the evening visit to Birla Temple, spectacular white marble temple, sparkles in the night. Also have visit to Aarti Celebrations at temple of Jaipur. Return to the hotel for overnight.
Morning starting with excursion Amber Fort ? enjoy the Elephant ride to the Amber Fort, a classic Rajasthani Palace constructed on the hillock, with huge ramparts and watchtowers. Enjoy tour of the city including visit to the City Palace ? the earlier Royal Residence, part of which is at present transformed into a Museum; Hawa Mahal, Jantar Mantar etc?
Drive to Agra in morning. Visit world famous TAJ MAHAL one of 7 Wonders, built by Mughal Emperor Shahjehan in memory of his queen Mumtaz Mahal to preserve her mortal remains. Later visit Agra Fort, built by Akbar over 1565-73 AD, was in succession taken and added to by Akbar, Jahangir and Shah Jahan. Overnight stay in Agra.
Morning board your train for Jhansi. On arrival at Jhansi you will be driven to OrchhaOrchha was built in the 16th century by the Bundela Rajput chieftain, Rudra Pratap, who selected this stretch of land beside the Betwa River as a perfect site for his capital. Matching the noble proportions of their exteriors are interiors which signify the finest flowering of the Bundela School of painting. In the Laxminarayan Temple and Raj Mahal, lively wall paintings surrounding a variety of religious and secular themes, bring the walls and ceilings to rich life, bringing to the wistful beauty that is Orchha.Night stay is in Orccha
In and around KhajurahoDepart to Khajuraho.And see the WESTERN SET OF TEMPLES of Khajuraho. Khajuraho is a UNESCO world heritage. The temple city was once the capital of Chandela rulers. All the temples, both inside and outside are luxuriously ornamented with brilliant, expressive, and often erotic themed sculptures.Night stay is in Khajuraho.
In the morning visit Eastern and Southern Set of Temples before boarding your flight to Varanasi. Evening: Enjoy Aarti by the river Ganjes. Overnight stay.
Early Morning: Begin the day on Ganges River. Half day city tour visiting the holiest of cities has long been a centre of knowledge. Move ahead to Sarnath-is the place where Lord Buddha after enlightenment gave his first sermon or as the Buddhist say set the ?wheel of dharma? or law rolling. Evening is free for leisure. Spend your night in Varanasi.
In and around AurangabadAfter breakfast you will be transferred to Varanasi Airport to board your flight for Aurangabad via Mumbai. On arrival at Aurangabad you will be transferred to your hotel for overnight stay.
In and around ElloraMorning after breakfast, drive direct to for the full day excursion tour of Ellora Caves. The Ellora caves are situated on an olden trade way between Ujjain in Madhya Pradesh and the western coast of India. Positioned into the base of a hill the caves enclose intricate carvings of gods and goddesses and symbolize three of the main faiths of ancient India & Buddhism, Hinduism and Jainism.
In and around AjantaMorning early breakfast, drive to Ajanta Caves ( 110 km /03 hrs drive by car ) it?s full day excursion tour to Ajanta Caves.It is 30 rock-cut cave monuments which date from the 2nd century BCE. The caves include paintings and sculptures considered to be masterpieces of both Buddhist religious art. The basic designs of the caves are called ?Chaitya grihas? and ?Viharas?. The caves also include a visual form of the life of Buddha and interesting stories from Jatakas.Evening return back to the hotel and then board flight for Mumbai. On arrival at Mumbai you will be transferred to your hotel. Night stay is in Mumbai.
Morning there will be a tour of Mumbai which includes Prince of Wales Museum, Gateway of India, & Flora Fountain. Later in time you will be transferred to Mumbai airport to board your flight for onwards journey. Tour Ends.End point Main Entrance, DFS, Chhatrapati Shivaji Intl Airport, 2C Arrival Air Side, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India