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Let’s take a look at how the 15-day expedition is going to look like
|Destinations covered||Delhi, Jaipur, Ranthambore, Agra, Varanasi|
|Number of days||11 Days, 10 Nights|
|Arrival airport||Indira Gandhi International Airport (DEL)|
|Departure Airport||Lal Bahadur Shastri International Airport|
|Minimum Space in the group||5 Members|
|Maximum Space in the group||15 Members|
Day 1: Arrival Day
On the day of arrival, our travel experts would assist the group members to get to the hotel from the airport.
The first day can be leveraged for “Meet N Greet” once you have checked into the hotel. Relax and get ready for the next day when we commence the tour and head out.
Day 2 : Welcome to India
The day starts with breakfast at the hotel followed by an orientation, which will be given by your guide. The guides will respond to all the queries before the commencement of the journey.
Post orientation, we will head out into the city.
What’s the first thing that comes to your mind when you hear “India”?
Well, India is much more than what one hears or reads about.
We will take you through the streets of Old Delhi, which have witnessed the statute of Mughals, the British rule, the independence revolution and much more. You will find yourself in the middle of vibrant markets full of flowers, spices, street food vendors, wedding planners, handicrafts, etc.
For lunch, we would take you to an authentic restaurant, to introduce you to the rich flavors of India.
Post lunch, we would head towards the sikh temple and spend some time knowing the Sikh culture and also have fun volunteering in the community kitchen cooking Indian meals!! Sounds fun to me..
Breakfast at hotel, lunch included.
Day 3: Dreamy Delhi
Now that we witnessed a vivacious part of Delhi, we will explore the other side of Delhi, which is all about lush gardens, beautiful and intricate architecture backed by fascinating tales of history.
We would explore some famous forts, museums and monuments.
Breakfast at hotel.
Day 4: To The Pink City
After having breakfast, we will make our way to the Pink City – Jaipur.
It will be a 7-hour journey with a lunch break. We would reach Jaipur by late afternoon.
You will be checked into your hotel rooms and will be given some time to unwind.
WE HAVE A SURPRISE PLANNED FOR YOU!
We have a surprise evening planned for you in Pink City style.
You will find out once you are here!
Day 5: Picturesque Pink City
We start the day with breakfast and head out to explore the Pink city to experience the astonishing forts, palaces and experience a unique and rich culture. The city of Jaipur has historically been associated with Rajputs and Hindus.
You will get to witness all things colorful and capture picture perfect forts and palaces. Post lunch, you may head towards the famous Jaipur markets where you can indulge in shopping.
Ever thought why it is called the pink city?
Well, you’ll find out soon! 😉
Breakfast at the hotel.
Day 6: Rathambore- Catching up with Wildlife
Well, if you’re here in india, and a wildlife enthusiast or a photographer, this is exactly the place to be. It is one of the largest national parks covered by Aravalis and Vindhya mountain ranges. Back in the day, this national park used to be a royal hunting ground for the kings. The journey of being a royal hunting ground to a national park, it sure does have a rich history to it. Having immense flora and fauna, this park is home to the famous Bengal Tiger along with tigresses, cubs *heart melting*, many different species of birds, several types of deer. If this is not enough, there’s also a very calm lake to chill.
After a beautiful morning, we grab some bite and enjoy the rich spices and flavours of this city.
We further visit the famous Fort of Ranthambore and get some beautiful insta-worthy pictures. Post the whole tour, we will make a drop at the markets for you to engage in shopping or have your own time to know the city your way.
It’s a free evening.
Breakfast at hotel included.
Day 7: To the City of Taj
We say a final goodbye as we head to the next state, Uttar Pradesh.
We leave after breakfast and make our way to the City of Taj. To make our journey more interesting and gear up for the city of Mughals, we are gonna make a stop at Fatehpur Sikri (City of Victory in English) which once used to be the Capital of The Mughals. We’ll spend some time reminiscing about the beautiful stories behind the rich architecture.
We further complete our journey to Agra and end our day with dinner !
Breakfast at hotel.
Day 8: Taj'ed
Before we see the much-awaited Taj, we would head towards the Agra Fort, which was once home to Shah Jahan and his family, who built the Taj Mahal. Beautiful place with combination of red sandstones, white marble and fascinating stories.
After looking at the intricate and splendid marble work, we take you to meet the descendants of the families who are still trying to sustain the handcrafted marble art in an era where machines do everything.
Post lunch, we would spend some time to explore the magnificent Taj Mahal.
Make the most of your time there.
We conclude the day with dinner.
Breakfast at hotel.
Day 9: To the City of Life!
Now that we’re done with the City of Taj and the trip is coming to an end, our last destination is the beautiful Varanasi.
Well we obviously saved the best for last! When in India, you definitely cannot miss the most spiritual and holy city here – Varanasi, City of Life.
It’s a pilgrimage to lots of Hindus as they come here to wash away their sins in the Holy water of River Ganges and many death rituals and rites are performed here on the banks of the River Ganges. Hence, The City of Life! This is definitely the place to be truly experienced.
We check in the hotel and meet the next morning.
Day 10: The Last night
Early morning call time as we get ready for a Sunrise boat tour to soak in this experience of the past few days. Post the sunrise boat tour, you have the whole day by yourself explore this city and to relax before you fly out or head to your other ventures.
We meet at supper for our last family dinner together hosted by us! 🙂
Breakfast and dinner included.
Day 11: Hugs and Goodbye
You check out around noon. Your guide will assist you with the transportation from hotel to the airport.
We exchange hugs and goodbyes and hope to see you again! Thank you so much for experiencing India with us.