- Duration : 07 Nights/08 Days
- Places Covered : Delhi-Agra-Sikandra-Fatehpur Sikri-Jaipur-Delhi-Haridwar-Rishikesh-Haridwar-Delhi
Recommended Itinerary :
Day 01: Arrival at Delhi
Arrive in Delhi and meet our company representative at the airport. Then transfer to your hotel by a private vehicle. Check in at the hotel and relax. Afterwards, proceed for sightseeing of this magical city where the ancient and the modern blend seamlessly.. Visit Lotus Temple,Humanyun’s Tomb ,Jantar Mantar and Qutab Minar. Later,enjoy dinner and an overnight stay at hotel.
Day 02: Delhi –Agra(230 kms) 4 hrs approx
Early morning,after breakfast, proceed for a tour of old Delhi -the seventeenth-century city of Shahjahanabad, built for the Mughal emperor Shah Jahan.Visit Chandni Chowk market,Red Fort and Jama Masjid.Then transfer to another historical city- Agra. Enroute visit Sikandra- the city named after Sikandar lodi, the Delhi ruler who was in power from 1488 to 1517. Continue driving to Agra. Reach Agra and check in at hotel.Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 03: Agra-Jaipur( 240 kms) 5 hrs approx
Early morning,after breakfast,visit Taj Mahal- the beautiful mausoleum built by the Mughal emperor Shah Jahan for his wife,Mumatz. Also visit Agra Fort consisting of royal residential palaces, the Halls of Public and Private Audience and beautiful gardens. Then transfer to Jaipur. Enroute visit Fatehpur Sikri -once the capital of Mughal Emperor,Akbar. Here visit Buland Darwaza,Diwan-i-Khas,Jodhabai Palace,Tomb of Sheikh Salim Chisti,Jama Masjid and Panch Mahal.Therafter, continue to Jaipur-the pink city. On arrival at Jaipur, check in at hotel and the rest of the day is free for leisure. Overnight at hotel.
Day 04: Jaipur Sightseeing
After breakfast, proceed for city tour. Visit Amber -the ancient capital of the Kachhawaha Rajputs and enjoy a photo stop at Hawa Mahal-the palace of winds. Also visit the Jantar Mantar-astronomical observatory built by Maharaja Jai Singh II, then City Palace and apartment which houses museums with an array of textiles, costumes, arms, weapons and paintings. Then return to hotel.Rest of the day is free for leisure. Overnight at hotel.
Day 05: Jaipur-Delhi(280 kms) 5 hrs approx
After breakfast, transfer to the national capital,Delhi. Reach Delhi and check in at hotel. Visit Akshardham Temple –counted among the world’s wondrous houses of worship and known for its remarkable architectural style. Later, drive past Lutyen’s Delhi(Parliament House,India Gate,Rashtrapati Bhavan etc). Overnight at hotel.
Day 06: Delhi-Haridwar(220 kms) 5 hrs 15 mins approx
Early morning, after breakfast, drive to Haridwar,an important pilgrimage site for the Hindus. When the Ganges leaves the mountains and enters the plains, Haridwar is the first major town on the plains. Reach Haridwar and check in at hotel. Later, visit Mansa Devi temple and enjoy Aarti at Har Ki Pauri. In the evening, spend time at the Ghat. Overnight at hotel.
Day 07: Haridwar-Rishikesh-Haridwar( 20 kms;40 mins approx one way)
After breakfast, transfer to Rishikesh. a very important Hindu pilgrimage site. Rishikesh is also one of the most popular adventure sports destinations of India. Reach Rishikesh and check in at hotel. Visit Laxman Jhoola,Ram Jhoola, Geeta Bhawan and other temples. Overnight at hotel.
Day 08: Haridwar-Delhi(220 kms) 5 hrs 15 mins approx
After breakfast, spend some time on the banks of river Ganga and visit Ashram. Afterwards, transfer to Delhi airport assisted by our company representative in a private vehicle for onward journey.