Tour itinerary

ROYAL RAJASTHAN & VARANASI

Delhi- Varanasi - Ahmadabad - Patan - Udaipur - Jaipur - Agra

(13 Nights/ 14 Days) 

 Price: $3950 pp (dbl occupancy) Registration by November 15th, 2019

*Additional fees may apply due to domestic flight rate changes for late registration*


Feb 28: Day 1: Arrive New Delhi (By Air)

Late night arrival. Our representative will greet you at the airport and assist with hotel transfer. Relax and get acclimated to the new time zone.

Feb 29: Day 2: New Delhi 

After breakfast depart for full day sightseeing of the capital of India. Drive through Parliament house, India gate. Visit old Delhi Chandani Chawk. Experience Rickshaw ride.  In the evening visit Aksherdham temple Light & Sound show

Overnight in Delhi. Hotel: The Leela Ambiance OR Similar

Mar 1: Day 3: Delhi - Varanasi (By Air)

Depart for Varanasi. Proceed for 1/2 day city tour of Varanasi. Visit Shiva and Durga ancient temples. Visit Silk saree weavers of Varanasi, a visit to Sarnath where Buddha gave his first sermon. Enjoy a boat ride to observe evening aarti of river Ganges, a Hindu puja ceremony on the banks of the river where invocation is done with conch shell, ringing of the bells and fire offerings. A must see sight of spiritual India. Overnight in Varanasi. Hotel: Rivatas Or Similar

Mar 2: Day 4: Varanasi - Ahmadabad (By Air)

Today after breakfast transfer to  Varanasi airport for flight to Ahmadabad. Overnight in Ahmadabad. Hotel: Crowne Plaza Citi Center OR Similar

Mar 3: Day 5: Ahmadabad

Welcome to Ahmadabad the UNESCO city of state of Gujarat. City tour to see various architectural monuments. Visit home of Mahatma Gandhi an inspirational place for all.  Enjoy a relaxing evening at Riverfront. 

Overnight in Ahmadabad. Hotel: Crowne Plaza Citi Center OR Similar

Dinner Included: Authentic Gujarati dinner at Rooftop restaurant' Agahsiye' 

Mar 4: Day 6: Ahmadabad -Patan (By A/C Vehicle)

In the morning depart for 11th century Sun temple. Proceed to UNESCO site of 'Rani ki va' an ancient step well architecture for water conservation in Patan. Visit textile museum to see 'Tie Dye' art of Gujarat.

Overnight in Patan. Hotel: Raveta OR Similar

Mar 5: Day 7: Patan - Udaipur (By A/C Vehicle)

Morning depart for Udaipur. En route visit unique architecture and intricate marble carving at Jain temple. Welcome to Udaipur 'City of lakes'.  Enjoy a palace style accommodation.  

Overnight in Udaipur. Hotel Fateh Garh OR Similar

Mar 6: Day 8: Udaipur 

Transfer to the airport to board a flight to Jaipur. Day starts with visit to Udaipur palace, Jag mandir, boat ride in lake Pichola. Enchanting folk dance by locals at Bagori ki haveli. An evening is reserved for an enchanting rooftop dinner overlooking the lake. 

Overnight in Udaipur. Hotel Fateh Garh OR Similar

Dinner Included: Rooftop restaurant' Bardari' 

Mar 7: Day 9: Udaipur - Jaipur (By Air)

Fly to Jaipur the 'Pink city'.  Sight seeing tour of Jaipur City palace, 16th century  observatory Jantar Mantar. In the afternoon visit textile shop and block printing workshop, evening @ leisure. Enjoy camel ride at Jal Mahal. Overnight in Jaipur

Mar 8: Day 10: Jaipur

Visit UNESCO site of Amer fort by jeep. 18th century fort has both Rajput and Mughal architecture since both rulers built the fort over 150 years.  

Overnight in Jaipur. Hotel ITC Rajputana OR Similar

Mar 9: Day 11: Jaipur

Post breakfast  enjoy 'Holi festival'. Visit Hava Mahal, Sheesh mahal, local bazaars and markets. Later hands on culinary session for Rajasthani delicacies.

Overnight in Jaipur. Hotel ITC Rajputana OR Similar

Dinner Included: with culinary session. 

  • Holi Festival: Festival commences in month of March. It is a fun filled and famous festival of India where everyone paints each other with various colors to welcome the spring. Experience gist of Holi festival on aaRna journeys.

Mar 10: Day 12: Jaipur - Agra (By A/C Vehicle)

Drive to Agra. In the afternoon visit iconic Taj Mahal and its picturesque beauty at sunset.  a mausoleum built as a symbol of emperor Shah Jehan's devotion and love for his beloved queen Mumtaz Mahal. 

Overnight in Agra. Hotel: Radisson Blu OR Similar

Mar 11: Day 13: Agra

Early morning private yoga session with view of the Taj Mahal OR morning spent at leisure. Visit Agra fort and marble factory. 

Overnight in Agra. Hotel: Radisson Blu OR Similar

Mar 12: Day 14: Agra- Delhi (By A/C Vehicle) - US Departure

  • Morning @ leisure. Drive to Delhi for US departure. Flight back home

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tour detail

Inclusion

  • All hotel accommodations at 4 & 5 star hotels 
  • All breakfasts
  • 3 dinners
  • All internal flights
  • All airport and hotel transfers
  • Local, English-speaking guides
  • Privately escorted tours
  • Local transportation via air conditioned motor vehicle
  • All sightseeing fees
  •  All cultural activities 

Exclusion

  • Air transportation to and from India
  • Daily lunches and dinners (unless otherwise specified in the itinerary)
  • Tips and gratuity 
  • Visa processing fees
  • Travel insurance 
  • Vaccination charges
  • Any business meeting set up or contact services
  • Airline reservations outside of the package dates 

Additional Information

  • Children under 18 must be accompanied by an adult traveler
  • Physical activity level – moderate. Walking, climbing and full day sightseeing is normal part of the itinerary
  • Limited wheel chair accessibility at many tourist spots 
  • Some flexibility is required for meal timing
  •  Free consultation & assistance for Trip planning