Day 01: Arrive Delhi
Welcome to India- a country where hospitality is a way of life ; to a culture steeped in tradition, a land where history lives in music and dance. Our representative will receive you at the airport in a traditional manner with garlands and escort you to your hotel for overnight stay.
Day 02: Delhi – Agra : By Surface
Morning drive down to Agra- Agra is famous as being home to one of the Seven Wonders of the world - the Taj Mahal. En route visit Sikandra. Arrive Agra and Visit the Agra Fort - this great monument of red sandstone, built during 1565-1571. Overnight stay at the hotel .
Day 03: Agra – Gwalior : By Surface
Early morning proceed to be the witness of the magnificent early morning sunrise view of Taj Mahal of India - "the epitome of love", "a monument of immeasurable beauty "built by Shajahan” in the memory of his beloved wife Mumtaz. Later drive to Gwalior. Visit The Gwalior fort - The most domination and impressive center - piece of the city stands atop the massive sandstone hill and can be seen from miles away,This is an impressive structure that clings to the very edge of the fort with blue ceramic tiles. The palace of Raja Man Singh forms the backdrop for an excellent sound and light show held here every evening. Of the temples in the Gwalior Fort, the most famous are the Teli-ka-Mandir- a 9th century shrine towering to a height of over 100 ft. It is built in a unique blend of South Indian architecture with North Indian decorative motifs and is notable for its profusely sculpted exterior On the eastern side of the fort are the twin Saas-Bahu Temples, commonly believed to be dedicated to mother-in-law and daughter-in-law. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 04: Gwalior – Orchha : By Surface
Morning Orchha (Orchha, meaning a "hidden place", certainly lives up to its name). Orchha - primarily known for Ram Raja Mandir - Its is one of the finest temples in India where lord Rama is worshiped as a king. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 05: Orchha - Khajuraho : By Surface
Morning drive to Khajuraho – arrive and take a guided tour of temples of Khajuraho. It has the largest group of medieval Hindu and Jain temples, famous for their erotic sculpture of the original 85 only 22 have survived the ravages of time. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 06: Khajuraho – Varanasi : By Flight
Morning fly to Varanasi and later visit Sarnath Stupa & Museum – After attaining enlightenment at Bodh Gaya the Buddha preached his first discourse in Sarnath. Further evening visit Dasaswamedh Ghat to witness Ganga Arti (Evening Prayer) Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 07: Varanasi – Delhi By Flight
Just before dawn start the famed Boat Ride on the River Ganges. Later transfer to domestic airport to board flight to Delhi. Arrive Delhi and transfer to the hotel.
Day 08: Delhi – Onward Destination
Morning we will proceed to take a guided tour of Old Delhi by Visiting Chandani Chowk, Jama Masjid - India ’s largest mosque, Dariba Kalan (The Silver Bazaar), Kinari Bazaar, Paranthawalla Gali, The Red Fort - ( one of the most magnificent monument of Delhi ), Raj Ghat – The national memorial of Mahatma Gandhi, and further to this visit Laksmi Narayan Temple - the Birla Temple as it is popularly known enshrines Lord Vishnu – the preserver of the Hindu trinity. The Temple is one of the major attractions of the capital city – Delhi, and White marble Bangla Shib Gurudwara – the Sikh Shrine is an important historical and religious place in India. Post sightseeing get transferred to the International airport to board the flight to onward destination.