This classic tour combines India’s royal and cultural heritage with a chance to see its majestic tigers. The tour begins with the National capital, Delhi, followed by Jaipur, the Pink City before proceeding to one of Indias’s most famous tiger reserves, Ranthanbore.
Arrive at New Delhi International airport at night. Assistance on arrival with traditional welcome and transfer to hotel (room being held from 1400 hrs).
Perhaps there is no other capital city in the world so steeped in history and legend as the Indian capital, Delhi.
After breakfast, proceed for the sightseeing of Old Delhi which includes a visit to the Red Fort (closed on Monday), built in 1648 during the reign of Shah Jehan in red sandstone, which gave the fort its name. Jama Masjid is India’s largest mosque, built of red sandstone and white marble in the middle of the 17th century. Chandni Chowk (Silver Street), once the imperial avenue down which Shah Jehan rode at the head of lavish cavalcades, is today bustling with shops, stalls and silversmiths’ ateliers. Later proceed for the visit of New Delhi, which includes a visit to India Gate, built in memory of Indian soldiers killed during the First World War. Followed by the Rashtrapati Bhawan, the Parliament House and Humayun’s Tomb
After breakfast drive to Jaipur the Pink City and capital of Rajasthan. Laid out by Maharaja Jai Singh in the early 18th century as a walled city built according to ancient symbolic plans, Jaipur still displays a remarkable harmony and architectural splendour. Evening explore the colorful market of Jaipur on your own.
After breakfast drive to the nearby 16th century hilltop fortress of Amber. In the afternoon we visit City Palace.
After breakfast drive to Ranthambore National Park and check into the hotel.
Morning and Afternoon shared jeep safari with naturalist in Ranthambore National Park in search of tigers!
After early breakfast drive to Fatehpur Sikri and visit the deserted sandstone city & capital of Emperor Akbar and continue your drive to Bharatpur. BharatpurBird Sanctuary is spread over 29 square km of shallow lakes, scrub and woodland, it was initially developed in the late 19th century as a wildfowl hunting preserve by the royal family of Bharatpur. Today it is one of the most spectacular waterfowl sanctuaries in the world. Among the variety of water and other birds which gather here are the painted stork, egret, pelican, ibis, cormorant, darter, grey and white heron, sarus crane.
Rest of the day is at leisure.
Morning and afternoon exploring the Bird Sanctuary.
After breakfast, drive to Agra. On arrival, check into the hotel and then continue the visit of Agra – the visit include visit TajMahal, set within the paradise gardens.
Morning, we will visit the Taj Mahal during Sunrise, later returning to the hotel for breakfast.
Drive to Delhi and straight transfer to airport in time to board the flight back home.
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