Duration : 11 Nights / 12 Days
Places Covered : Delhi - Jaipur- Agra - Haridwar- Musoorrie - Delhi
DAY 01: ARRIVE DELHI
Upon arrival at International airport, you are met and transferred to your pre-booked hotel. Upon arrival at the hotel you are received with a traditional welcome. Overnight at hotel.
DAY 02: DELHI
This morning we visit old Delhi, built in the 17th century by Shah Jehan the Magnificent (who also built the Taj Mahal). First we will be visiting the famous Jama Masjid mosque with its 9,000 sq. ft. courtyard, three domes and two minarets, and then proceed to the massive complex known as the Red Fort and Raj Ghat .
Afternoon visit Lakshmi Narayan Temple, a Spectacular structure that's just 60 years old , and then proceed via India Gate , Jantar Mantar and the Governmental building to Qutab Minar, the 240 foot tower built in 1190 to commemorate the arrival of Islam in India, Chattarpur Temple, the Bahai Temple with its nine pools on an elevated platform, and the Crafts Museum, which replicates and Indian street with over 50 artists and craftspeople at work. Overnight at the Hotel.
DAY 03: DELHI - JAIPUR 260 KMS 6 HOURS DRIVE
Morning Jaipur popularly known as the Pink City , was built in 1727 AD by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh II. Designed in accordance with Shilp Shastra - an ancient Hindu treatise on architecture - Jaipur follows a grid system. Upon arrival check in your Hotel. Overnight at hotel
DAY 04: JAIPUR
Today full day city tour of Jaipur. The capital of Rajasthan is the most colourful city in India . Today morning we visit the Amber Fort in the Aravali Hills, which is a super example of Rajput (Medieval Hindu) style architecture. A slow elephant ride takes us to the top of the Fort, which houses several graceful buildings. Afternoon tour of City Palace and Observatory. The CityPalace in the heart of the old city is a blend of Rajasthan and Mughal architecture. The Palace of winds - a five storied structure of pink sandstone has semi - octagonal and delicately honeycombed windows overlooking the main street of the old city. It was originally built to enable the ladies of the royal household to watch everyday life. evening is spent visit the local bazaar. Overnight at Hotel.
DAY 05: JAIPUR - AGRA VIA FATEHPUR SIKIRI
Morning drive to Agra via Fatehpur sikiri (The ghost city).On arrival check in at Hotel.Overnight at hotel.
DAY 06: AGRA
Early morning you go at sun rise to see the Taj Mahal, the mausoleum builtby a sorrowing Shah Jehan in memory of his young wife, Mumtaz Mahal. The Building's stupendous scale, flawless symmetry, translucent white marble andshimmering reflection in the water channel are truly breathtaking. come back to hotel for breakfast and later go to see Agra 's Red Fort, built overthree generations by the moghul emperors and Afternoon free for shopping.Overnight at hotel.
DAY 07: AGRA - HARIDWAR 390 KMS 10 HOURS DRIVE
After an early breakfast drive to Haridwar. On arrival check in at hotel. Overnight at hotel.
DAY 08: HARIDWAR - RISHIKESH - HARIDWAR
Morning sightseeing tour of Rishikesh visiting Bharat Mandir, Rishikund , Triveni Ghat , Ram Jhula, Laxman Jhula etc. and late afternoon drive back to Haridwar which is 30 Kms from Rishikesh, to participate evening Aarti and Pooja at Hari ki Paudi ,King Vikramaditya constructed this sacred ghat in memory of his brother Bhatrihari who it is believed had come to Haridwar to meditate on the banks of the Ganga. This ghat later came to be known as Har-Ki-Pauri (also called Brahamakund). At twilight, golden hues of floral diyas reflected in the river Ganga present the most enchanting sight. The imprint of Lord Hari's footprint hallows the riverbank temple here. The ghat is regarded the most sacred and auspicious point to bathe in the Ganga during the Kumbh held after 12 years and Ardh Kumbh after 6 years. Overnight at hotel.
DAY 09: HARIDWAR - MUSOORRIE
Morning drive to Mussoorrie.Upon arrival check in at hotel.Overnight at hotel
DAY 10: MUSOORRIE
Full day sightseeing tour Musoorrie.Overnight at hotel.
DAY 11: MUSOORRIE - DELHI 300 KMS 7 HOURS DRIVE
Morning drive back to Delhi. On arrival check in at hotel.Overnight at hotel
DAY 12: LEAVE DELHI
Transfer to airport to board flight for onward journey.