Jewels of North India

11 Nights / 12 Days

Overview

On this India tour you will travel through the states of Maharashtra, Rajasthan and Uttar Pradesh. Each of these states has its own distinct geography and cultural legacy. Starting from India’s Commercial Capital Mumbai and visiting the Gateway of India to Rajasthan’s City of Lakes – Udaipur onward to visit the Amber Fort in Jaipur and then seeing the Big Cat – Tigers ( if lucky ) in Ranthambore National Park . continuing our India holiday we reach Agra the City of Taj Mahal and the tour finally end in Delhi the Capital of India .This fascinating experience in India include heritage walks, elephant rides, shopping in local markets, local delicious street foods in different taste, rich history of each states and cultural visit to memorise the historical past of India

Highlights

  • Guided tour of Mumbai
  • Boat Ride on Lake Pichola
  • Monsoon Palace Via Badi
  • Cycle Rickshaw ride in Jaipur
  • Tonga Ride at the Albert Hall
  • Puppet Show with Dinner
  • Game Drives at Ranthambore
  • Sunset and Sunrise Visit of Taj Mahal
  • Heritage Cultural walk tour of Agra
  • Cycle Rickshaw ride in Chandi Chowk

New Delhi

Agra

Jaipur

Udaipur

Mumbai

Ranthambore

Tour Route

1 Night

Mumbai

1 Night

2 Nights

Udaipur

2 Nights

2 Nights

Jaipur

2 Nights

2 Nights

Ranthambore

2 Nights

2 Nights

Agra

2 Nights

2 Nights

Delhi

2 Nights

Detailed Itinerary

  • Day 1
  • Day 2
  • Day 3
  • Day 4
  • Day 5
  • Day 6
  • Day 7
  • Day 8
  • Day 9
  • Day 10
  • Day 11
  • Day 12

Arrive Mumbai

Today you are met at the Mumbai International Airport by our guest relation executive with your name placard who would assist you to the Car and then transfer you to your pre booked Hotel

Originally a collection of seven islands, the modern city of Mumbai came into being during the mid eighteenth century by reclaiming land from the sea. As well as being the financial and commercial capital of India, Mumbai is also home to the world’s most expensive residential Building

Afternoon proceed on a half day guided tour of the city visiting

GATEWAY OF INDIA - Situated on Apollo Bunder, The Gateway of India was built to commemorate the landing of King George V and Mary in December 1911, Erected in 1924; The Gateway was designed by George Wittet in an Indo Saracenic style with influence from Gujarat. It is built from local sandstone, has a central hall with a low dome and two adjoining side halls also with low domes. The Gateway was the former landing place for passengers entering Mumbai.
RAJABAI TOWER, BOMBAY HIGH COURT, MARINE DRIVE - Eulogized by Bollywood, Marine Drive caresses the seashore from Nariman Point to the foot of the Malabar Hill. Passing Chowpatty Beach, Marine Drive is also famous as the Queen's Necklace. One of the busiest roads in Mumbai, it is also one of the breeziest due to its proximity to the sea, CHOWPATTY BEACH, HANGING GARDEN,
MANI BHAVAN, CHATRAPATI SHIVAJI TERMINUS, FORT - The Fort area in Mumbai is choc-a-bloc with old Victorian, Gothic buildings. An important financial and commercial center this area is always full of activity. The BSE or the Bombay Stock Exchange on Dalal Street is also located in this area.
THE JEHANGIR ART GALLERY, COLABA and DHOBI GHAT- A unique feature of Mumbai, the dhobi is a traditional laundryman, who will collect your dirty linen, wash it, and return it neatly pressed to your doorstep. All for a pittance. The "laundries" are called "Ghats": row upon row of concrete wash pens, each fitted with its own flogging stone. The clothes are soaked in sudsy water, thrashed on the flogging stones, then tossed into huge vats of boiling starch and hung out to dry. Next they are ironed and piled into neat bundles. The most famous of these Dhobi Ghats is at Saat Rasta near Mahalaxmi Station where almost two hundred dhobis and their families work together in what has always been a hereditary occupation

Overnight stay at the Hotel in Mumbai

Mumbai – Udaipur (By Flight)

Breakfast in the Hotel and Check Out

Our guest relation executive will assist and transfer you to Mumbai Airport to board Flight for Udaipur, a beautiful city in Rajasthan famous for its lakes and palaces which was considered as a symbol of Royalty for the past centuries. The city is built on three interconnected lakes the Fateh Sagar Lake, the Pichola Lake and the Swaroop Sagar Lake.
Upon arrival in Udaipur Airport you are met by our executive and transferred to your pre booked Hotel

Evening take a boat trip on Lake Pichola in a common boat

Overnight stay at the Hotel in Udaipur

Udaipur

Breakfast in the Hotel

Today your private guide will meet you in the Hotel to take you for the tour of Udiapur – visiting the towering City Palace the largest in Rajasthan, and the Saheliyn ki Bari (Garden of the Maidens) which was laid for a group of forty-eight young women attendants who accompanied a princess to Udaipur as part of her dowry. From here we visit the superb Jagdish Temple noted for its elephant - carvings. This temple is dedicated to Lord Jagannath and is at a great height which can be approached by a long flight of stairs. After the city tour we continue to visit Nagada & Eklingi.

Later visit to Monsoon Palace Via Badi
Monsoon Palace via Badi (Tiger lake) Sajjangarh, also known by the name as Monsoon Palace, which is placed at a peak of Bansdara Mountain. It is 944 m. high above the sea level. It is a huge palace overlooking the famous Pichola Lake. Sajjan was built by its namesake Maharana Sajjan Singh (1874-1884). It stands on the top of the rocky hill Awesome view of Udaipur from Monsoon Palace& it is dominating the city .

Overnight stay at the Hotel in Udaipur

Udaipur – Jaipur (By Private Vehicle 395 Kms, 7 Hrs Drive)

Breakfast in the Hotel and Check Out

Later depart by Private Vehicle for Jaipur. The famous walled capital city of Rajasthan. Jaipur has been fondly known as the “Pink City” since it was painted pink in 1876 as a sign of the people's hospitality towards the visiting Queen Victoria of England and the Prince of Wales.
Upon arrival in Jaipur check in at your pre booked Hotel

In the evening Cycle Rickshaw ride through the Old Jaipur Town. The old town has a unique charm, which captivates the hearts of visitors, to experience the spirit of Jaipur it is essential to walk through the old town and closely observe the nature of its architectural traditions.

Overnight stay at the Hotel in Jaipur

Jaipur 

Breakfast in the Hotel

Later proceed for a Private guided city tour of Jaipur visiting Amber Fort in the Aravali Hills, which is a super example of Rajput (medieval Hindu) style Architecture. Visit the Sheesh Mahal or the Hall of Victory glittering with mirrors in the Fort. We take the Jeep or the Elephant to reach the entrance to the Amber Fort. Your Guide will then continue the tour of Jaipur with the visit to the Jal Mahal a palace in the middle of the Man Sagar Lake in Jaipur city . We the proceed to visitthe Albert Hall where a we take a Tonga Ride ( A horse drawn carriage ) and then our guide takes us to the City Palace and Observatory. The City Palace in the heart of the old city is a blend of Rajasthan and Mughal architecture, the complex has a variety of courtyards, gardens and buildings. The Palace of Winds – Also known as Hawa Mahal, a five-storied structure of pink sandstone has semi-octagonal and delicately honeycombed windows overlooking the main Street of the old city. It was originally built to enable the ladies of the Royal household to watch everyday life.

In the evening Enjoy Puppet Show with Dinner
In the puppet show wooden dummy dolls are dressed up in bright and color attires. These puppets are attached with strings that the puppeteer uses to move them around. A miniature stage is set up with the help of a cot that is laid by length. The puppeteer tacks his puppets over a rope joined to the upper legs of the cots. The cots are covered with sheets in order to conceal the puppeteer from the view of the public. He moves the jointed limbs of the puppets with the help of strings attached to each of them. After the Show have Dinner at a Traditional Rajasthani Restaurant

Overnight stay at the Hotel in Jaipur

Jaipur – Ranthambore (By Private Vehicle 180 Kms, 4 Hrs Drive)

Breakfast in the Hotel and Check Out

Later depart by Private Vehicle for Ranthambore, Located at the junction of the Aravalli and Vindhya hill range, this is one of the finest places to view animals. The park covers an area of Approximately 400 sq Km.

Upon arrival in Ranthambore check in at your pre booked Hotel

Relax in the Hotel or take a walk around your hotel.

Overnight stay at the Hotel in Ranthambore

Ranthambore

Morning and Afternoon spent visiting the Park to spot wildlifeby Shared Jeep and naturalist.

Jeep Safari is the best way to observe wildlife within Ranthambore National Park. Jeeps with groups of tourists, accompanied by a trained guide are allowed into the park at fixed times during the morning and evening. The open grasslands, forested areas and ruins of monuments within Ranthambore National park provide many opportunities for wildlife viewing while on a jeep safari of National Park Ranthambore. Tigers can be seen hunting deer, their primary prey, on the open grassy regions. A glimpse of a magnificent Royal Bengal Tiger is a sight that cannot be forgotten.

Overnight stay at the Hotel in Ranthambore

Ranthambore – Agra (By Private Vehicle 250 Kms, 5 Hrs Drive)Via Fatehpur Sikri

Breakfast in the Hotel and Check Out

Later depart by Private Vehicle for Agra. The capital of the Mughal Empire in the 16th and 17th centuries, Agra is home to three UNESCO world heritage sites: the Taj Mahal, Agra Fort and the ancient city of Fatehpur Sikri; all of which are legacies from Mughal times.

Enroute visit to the Fatehpur Sikri which is a world heritage site and was built by Akbar. It boasts of several palaces, Masjid’s and large halls which denote typical Mughal architecture

Upon arrival in Agra check in at your pre booked Hotel

Evening spent at Mehtab Bagh Garden to witness the Sunset View of Taj Mahal
Mehtab Bagh was the last of the Mughal gardens, which were built along the River Yamuna. This crescent shaped garden is considered the ultimate spot for viewing Taj Mahal.

Overnight stay at the Hotel in Agra

Agra

As per the time of the Sunrise you will be taken by your guideto visit the Famous Taj Mahal a fine example of the Mughal Architectural Styles is one of the seven Wonders of the Modern World. Built in 1652 by Emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his wife Mumtaz Mahal. Taj Mahal was built in white marble which took 22 Years to build by 20,000 skilled artisans. The Building’s stupendous scale, flawless symmetry, translucent white marble and shimmering reflection in the water channel are truly breathtaking

After viewing Taj Mahal we return to hotel for breakfast

After breakfast proceed on a Private Guided city tour of visiting Agra Fort - built near the gardens of the Taj Mahal stands the important 16th-century Mughal monument. Agra Fort was also the headquarters for the Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan, Itmad-Ud-Daulah a beautiful tomb built of red sandstone in the memory of architect of the Taj Mahal

Late afternoon do Heritage Cultural walk tour of Agra - Get to know Agra the local way, by exploring the city’s hidden lane-ways, bustling spice market, and religious mosques and temples, all with your feet to guide you. Sample treats at a 200-year-old sweets shop, hop on a cycle rickshaw, and learn why Hindu families dress their idols. Hear the legends that have been passed down through generations and learn how modern-day India is reshaping itself. Taste some Indian snacks during the tour . Agra Walks treasure chest with Indian Spices and Recipes to experiment cooking some Indian food back home.

Overnight stay at the Hotel in Agra

Agra – Delhi (By Private Vehicle 204 Kms, 4 ½ Hrs Drive)

Breakfast in the Hotel and Check Out

Later depart by Private Vehicle for Delhi.The capital of India, Delhi has been continuously inhabited since the 6th century BC and has served as a capital of various kingdoms and empires throughout its history.Delhi is a city with a historic old Delhi and the modern New Delhi. From historical monuments to crowded shopping malls, from an extensive network of the modern metro system to Tuk Tuk Rides, Dilli has multiple personalities and is considered to be the city with a heart. Upon arrival in Delhi Check in at your pre booked Hotel

The rest of the afternoon you relax in the Hotel.

Overnight stay at the Hotel in Delhi

Delhi

Morning Breakfast in the Hotel

Proceed on a Private Guided full day city tour of New and Old Delhi visiting Qutab Minar - which is the tallest brick minaret in the world, Humayun's Tomb - This tomb, built in 1570, is of particular cultural significance as it was the first garden-tomb on the Indian subcontinent, India Gate – a war memorial which was built to salute the brave Indian soldiers of the British Army who lost their lives in World War 1, Rastrapati Bhawan or the President’s House and the Parliament Street where you can see various government buildings, Raj Ghat the cremation place of the Father of the Nation Mahatma Gandhi, the Red Fort, a perfect example of Mughal architecture built by Emperor Shah Jahan between 1639 and 1648, Jama Masjid one of the largest mosques in India. It was built by the Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan between 1650 and 1656 at a cost of one million rupees, and was inaugurated by Imam Syed Abdul Ghafoor Shah Bukhari from Bukhara, present-day Uzbekistan and cycle rickshaw ride into the narrow streets of Chandni Chowk, one of the oldest market of Asia full of spices, dried fruit, silver jewellery and vivid saris, while the narrow side streets are crowded with tiny shops selling essential oils, stationery and traditional Indian sweets

After the city tour you return back to the hotel .

Overnight Stay at the Hotel in Delhi

Leave Delhi

Breakfast in the Hotel and Check out

Our guest relation executive would assist you and transfer you to the Indira Gandhi International Terminal 3 to board Flight for Onward Journey

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Pricing*

– £1745 / $2395 per person for a minimum of 2 travellers on a twin or double sharing basis.
– £585 / $815 for single room supplement.

Price valid till 30th April 2023 & based in Standard Hotels.

Included

  • Accommodation on Twin / Double Sharing basis
  • Daily Breakfast
  • Ranthambore on Full Board Basis
  • Private Transfers
  • City Sightseeing
  • Air Conditioned Private Car with Driver
  • Local English Speaking Guide
  • Entrances to Monuments
  • Two Game Drives by shared jeep in Ranthambore National Park
  • Domestic Flight as per Program
  • GST

Not Included

  • International Flight
  • Insurance
  • Expenses of Personal nature
  • Meals -Lunch and Dinner (except Ranthambore)
  • Camera and Video charges
  • Tips
  • Visa Charges

* Terms and Conditions Apply

  1. Prices applicable for standard hotels, luxury accommodations available on request.
  2. Prices valid upto 30th April 2023.
  3. Christmas and New Year supplement applicable extra.
  4. Local taxes apply.

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