New Delhi is a great place to begin your investigation of the culture of India. The nation's capital makes it possible for you to visit probably the most famed sights in the north and west.
Cultural Tour may be the subset of tourism worried about a country or region’s culture. Specifically the life-style of the people in those geographical areas, a brief history of those peoples, their art, architecture, religion along with other elements. Cultural Tour includes tourism in urban as well as rural area showcasing the traditions of indigenous cultural communities, as well as their values and lifestyle.
- Duration : 12 Nights / 13 Days
- Destinations Covered : Delhi – Jaipur- Fatehpur Sikri – Agra – Gwalior-Orcha – Khajuraho – Allahabad – Varanasi
Day 01 : Arrive Delhi
Meeting and Assistance in the airport and transfer to hotel for overnight stay.
Day 02 : Delhi
Morning after breakfast enjoy combined city tour of Old & New Delhi visiting Red fort, Jama Masjid, Rajghat,Lotus Temple, India Gate, President house etc. Entrances to Monuments aren’t included (only guide with driver). Overnight at hotel.
Day 03 : Delhi- Jaipur
Breakfast in the hotel and drive to Jaipur. Jaipur may be the Gateway to Rajasthan. Also termed as Pink city, as all buildings possess a pink tint to them. It’s an unselfconsciously medieval city, with stately palaces, colourful bazaars (market) along with a fort brooding over the city. Graceful women in swirling skirts and viels of red, yellow, orange and magenta, laden with silver jewellery, straight tall men in Turbans and luching carts drawn by camels, do nothing at all to dispel the illusion. On arrival checkin at hotel for overnight stay.
Day 04 : Jaipur
Morning after breakfast guided excursion to Amber fort, enjoy elepant ride there. Afternoon city tour of Jaipur visit City Palace museum, Observatory and Palace of Winds. Overnight remain at hotel.
Day 05 : Jaipur – Fatehpur Sikri – Agra
After breakfast drive to Agra and transfer for your hotel. Enroute visiting Fatehpur sikri- named because the Abondoned city. Built by great Mugal Emperor Akbar, as his capital but after couple of years abondoned due to scarcity of water. The entire city is built of Red Sand Stone. Afternoon visit Taj Mahal-The Eternal indication of India and Agra, built in white marble. Taj Mahal was built by Mugal Emperor Shahjahan for his Empress Mumtaz Mahal. 20,000 workmen helped 22 years to complete it. Overnight remain at hotel.
Day 06 : Agra – Gwalior – Orcha
Morning after breakfast drive to Orcha. Enroute visit Gwalior Fort- also referred to as Gibralter of Asia. On arrival in Orcha checkin at hotel. Orcha is known for its temples. Its the suburbs. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 07 : Orcha – Khajuraho
Morning breakfast in the hotel and drive to Khajuraho-temple town of India. On arrival in Khajuraho checkin at hotel. Khajuraho is known for its 11th century temples that are still very prominent and dominating the town. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 08 : Khajuraho
Breakfast in the hotel and proceed for guided city tour of Western and Eastern type of Temples. Whole temple walls in western type of temples are embosed with erotic sculptures and idols. Overnight remain at hotel.
Day 09 : Khajuraho – Allahabad
After breakfast drive to Holy City Allahabad. Also renowned for confluence of three rivers Ganges, Jamuna and Saraswati. On arrival in Allahabad checkin at hotel for overnight stay.
Day 10 : Allahabad – Varanasi
Breakfast in the hotel and drive to Town of temples and holy river ganges- Varanasi. On arrival checkin at hotel. Remaining day free for your independent activities. Overnight remain at hotel.
Day 11 : Varanasi
Morning hours boat excursion on the holy river ganges to determine the bathing ghats and cremetion site. Sightseeing bathing and worship-ping at the ghats is among the most extraordinary
experiences of the visit to India. Later go to the Bharat Mata Temple, Durga temple, Tulsi Manas mandir, Banaras Hindu University that has an art gallery.
Day 12 : Varanasi – Delhi
Breakfast in the hotel Full day free. Evening transfer to railway station to board overnight sleeper train for Delhi . Overnight aboard train
Day 13 : Delhi
Arrive Delhi each morning and transfer to hotel. Full day free for the independent activties. Do you last minute shopping. Overnight remain at hotel.
Day 14 : Delhi Depart
Intime transfer to airport for connecting your flight back home.