On this journey, take an in-depth look at the amazing Palaces and Monuments of India and explore some of the most impressive UNESCO World Heritage Sites and search for the elusive tiger in the Ranthambore National Park.
On this journey, take an in-depth look at the amazing Palaces and Monuments of India and explore some of the most impressive UNESCO World Heritage Sites and search for the elusive tiger in the Ranthambore National Park. The dazzling Forts, Palaces and Monuments of Delhi are evidences of Mughal opulence and British sophistication. The Taj Mahal world’s greatest monument of love is definitely the highlight with visit to Agra Fort and local markets. Not to be missed is the Pink City of Jaipur to witness the rich architectural legacy of Jaipur merchants. We enjoy Wildlife safari at Ranthambore Tiger Reserve and spot various wild animals and Royal Bengal Tiger before returning back to Delhi.
Noted: Travel date after June 30 Ranthambore National Park will be replaced by Pushkar. As the National Parks close from July – mid Oct every year for maintenance and animal census. See the Pushkar package in Itinerary.
Day 01: Arrive Delhi (Flight TBA)
Arrive at Delhi International Airport. Please clear immigration and visa formalities collect your baggage and proceed to the arrival lounge through the green channel if you do not have goods to be declared to customs. You will meet TOTAL HOLIDAY OPTIONS executive at the arrival lounge with a placard to Welcome you to India. Thereafter you will be assisted with transfer and check in at the hotel for two nights (No Meals)
Day 02: Delhi Sightseeing
Morning after breakfast enjoy the guided sightseeing tour at Old & New Delhi. Begin with Old Delhi with a drive pass Red Fort Palace to reach Jama Masjid - the largest mosque in India built in red sandstone. Between the mosque and Chandni Chowk is a narrow shop-lined street along which you will travel by cycle rickshaws on your most photogenic journey of the tour. Afternoon drive past New Delhi, which will include photo opportunities at some of the following attractions - the exterior of the Parliament House, the War Memorial Arch (India Gate) and residenceof the President of India in New Delhi. Conclude your day with visit to Qutub Minar; being one of the most important landmarks of Delhi, with calligraphically decorated interiors and also inscriptions of verses of the Holy Quran.
Evening enjoy Welcome Dinner served at inhouse Restaurant CREO - It's just around the corner from the lobby. An all- day dining space with an informal air. A modern all-day diner with an open interactive kitchen, with multi-level display kitchen counters, mood lighting, eclectic world music and three private dining spaces. Creo is one of the best multi- cuisine restaurants in Dwarka, New Delhi. Stay overnight Delhi. (B, D)
Day 03: Delhi – Agra (By Surface: Approx. 04 hrs drive)
Morning after breakfast check out and travel to Agra, home to India's most famous landmark, the Taj Mahal. A poem of white marble, the Taj is described as the most extravagant monument ever built for love. On arrival check in at the hotel. Later freshen up and visit the Agra Fort, built by Emperor Akbar, which is a mixture of the Islamic and Hindu styles of architecture. Later return to the hotel for dinner and overnight in Agra.(B, D)
Day 04: Agra – Ranthambhore (By Surface: Approx. 05 ½ hrs drive)
Morning visit to Taj Mahal (closed on Fridays), a UNESCO Heritage Site, undisputedly one of the world’s most beautiful buildings. In the soft morning light, as the mist rises from the Yamuna River, it seems to float like a mirage above the surrounding landscape. Built from dazzling marble, its colour changes from white to yellow, cream and to almost orange… an exquisite image that you’ll remember forever.
Return to hotel for breakfast. Later will travel to Ranthambhore National Park; one of the biggest and most renowned National Parks in Northern India. The park is located in the Sawai Madhopur district of South-eastern Rajasthan, which is about 130 km from Jaipur. Being considered as one of the famous and former hunting grounds of the Maharajas of Jaipur, today the Ranthambhore National Park terrain is major wildlife tourist attraction spot that has pulled the attention of many wildlife photographers and lovers in this destination. Arrive and check into the hotel. Stay for two nights in the wildlife resort. (B, D)
Day 05: Ranthambhore
Wake up early in the morning and prepare for the first game drive at 6:00 – 9:30 am kindly check with the reception if there is any change in time. Enjoy the national park travelling in jeep with an estimated area of 400sq Km of this amazing reserve. The park is dotted with steep rocky hills and the dominating architecture of Ranthambhore Fort (built in the 10th century), adds to its landscape. The rugged park terrain alternates between dry deciduous forest, open grassy meadow, dotted by several lakes and rivers that are only made passable by rough roads built and maintained by the Forest Service. The tiger is not the only attraction at Ranthambhore although it is the one park resident that people come to see. A variety of birds including Owlets, the ubiquitous Langur (monkey), Leopard, Caracal, Hyena, Jackal, Jungle Cat, marsh Crocodiles, Wild Boar, Bears and various species of Deer are the other attractions. Return to the hotel approximately around 9:30 am and have your breakfast. Later in the afternoon we have another game drive. Stay overnight at the tiger reserve. (B,L,D)
(Ranthambhore National Park remains closed from 01 July to 30th September every year. Game drives are scheduled between 0630 - 0930 AM & 0230 – 0530 PM, visitors are strictly advised to follow the guidelines of the national park and the wildlife tourist guide)
Day 06: Ranthambhore – Jaipur (By Surface: Approx. 03 hrs drive)
Morning enjoy breakfast at a leisurely pace. Later checkout and travel to Jaipur, the first planned city of India, is a treasure-trove of culture, art and history, famous for its colour, life style and Rajasthani cuisine. It is a city exuding royal heritage and extravagant richness. On arrival check-in at the hotel for two nights. Rest of the evening is at leisure for your own activity for explore the local bazaar on your own famous for textile, jewellery, blue pottery, spices and footwear. Later Return to the hotel for dinner. (B, D)
Day 07: Jaipur Sightseeing
Today after breakfast you will proceed for guided visit of Amber Fort, enroute photo stop at Hawa Mahal (Wind Palace). Continue your morning with Amber Fort excursion, the ancient capital of Rajasthan and the majestic palace complex to witness a unique system of air- conditioning of 17th century. Later proceed for guided tour of Jaipur city, starting with City Palace Museum; boasts to have some of the priceless handwritten Hindu scriptures of the ancient past, miniature delicate paintings, preserved painted ceilings and the elephant saddles (haudas), and is registered in the Guinness Book of Records to contain the biggest silver objects in the world. Conclude your day with visit to Jantar Mantar; one of the famed observatories built by Sawai Jai Singh is a complex of astronomical instruments, chiselled out of stone which provides fairly accurate information to this day. Overnight at Jaipur. (B, D)
Day 08: Jaipur – Delhi (By Surface: Approx. 05 hrs drive) - Delhi Departure (Flight TBA)
After breakfast in time transfer to Delhi International Airport to board your flight to onward destination. (B)
2 Nights / 3 Days
Pushkar, the only land in the universe holding the temple of the creator of the universe i.e. Lord Brahma, is located in Rajasthan state of India. The place has its own charm and known worldwide for its Cattle fair that take place every
Day 04: Agra – Pushkar (By Surface: Approx. 05 ½ hrs drive)
After breakfast we will drive to Pushkar early in the morning. On arrival, check in at the hotel for two nights. Rest of the day is free for leisure or you can take pleasure of recreational activities in the hotel followed by dinner and an overnight stay.(B,D)
Day 05: Pushkar
In the morning, we will visit the famous Pushkar Lake that is believed to be the one and only worship place of Lord Brahma in the whole universe. We will also visit the Lord Brahma temple and Cattle fair ground where the world famous Pushkar Cattle Fair held every year. After breakfast, the rest of the day is free for leisure or you can visit the local market or enjoy hotels recreational facilities. An overnight stay at the hotel (B, D)
Day 06: Pushkar – Jaipur
In the morning after breakfast check out and travel to Jaipur, also known as the Pink City of India. On arrival check- in at the hotel for two nights. Rest of the afternoon explore the local bazaar on your own famous for textile, jewellery, blue pottery, spices and footwear. Later Return to the hotel for dinner (B, D).
Cost Per Person in € Valid from 01 May 2019 – 15 September 2019
Luxury Hotels – 5*
Price Per Person
01 ADT ( Single Room)
02-06 ADT ( Double/Twin Room)
€ 955 Per Person
€ 568 Per Person
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- Accommodation in above mentioned hotel with private facility (Check in 1400 Hrs / Check Out 1200 hrs)
- All travel, transfers and sightseeing would be provided by using Air-Conditioned vehicle as follow:
- 01 – 03 Paying Pax Innova Car
- 04 – 06 Paying Pax Tempo Traveler (09-Seater)
- Meals as specified (B=Breakfast, L= Lunch, D= Dinner)
- Local English-speaking guide as per Itinerary
- Monument entrance fees as per Itinerary
- 01 Rickshaw ride in Old Delhi (02 Pax / Rickshaw)
- 02 shared jeep safari in Ranthambhore National Park
- Jeep ride to reach the entrance of Amber Fort
- Return gift on departure
- Bottle of mineral water during travel, transfers and sightseeing
- Assistance on arrival / departure and Transfers by THO executives
- All current applicable taxes.
Any International or Domestic Airfare not mentioned and Visa fee, Early check-in or late check out, Meals other than specified above, Tips & Gratuities, Travel & Medical Insurance, Camera and video permits, Expenses incurred due to flight / train cancellation or delay, any expense of a personal nature, like drinks, laundry, telephone calls, mini bar, etc, any optional excursion or tour, any other expense not mentioned in the prices include column.
To obtain Electronic Visa Online - India, please visit https://indianvisaonline.gov.in/visa/tvoa.html for more details/ submit your individual visa application. Please apply for your visa online at least 15 days before departure date.