Duration : 6 Nights / 7 Days
DAY 01 : ARRIVAL DELHI
Upon arrival at International Airport you are met and transferred to prebooked hotel. Upon arrival at the hotel you are received with a traditional welcome . Overnight at Hotel .After noon 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. Overnight at hotel .
DAY 02 : DELHI - JAIPUR BY ROAD 260 KMS 6 HRS DRIVE VIA SAMODE
After Breakfast Proceed for Guided city tour of New Delhi Visiting Qutab Minar, Humayun tomb, India Gate and Parliament Street and later we drive towards 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 03 : JAIPUR
The capital of Rajasthan is the most colourful city in India. Today morning 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 City Palace 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 and spent visit the local bazaar. In the evening, we visit Chokhi Dhani where an ethnic village atmosphere is recreated each evening with thousands of oil lamps, folk dancers, arobats, snake charmers, puppeteers etc. Overnight at the hotel.
DAY 04 : JAIIPUR - AGRA BY ROAD 232 KMS 5 HOURS DRIVE
After early breakfast, drive to Agra. Upon arrival, check in at hotel. Agra was once the capital of India under the Moghuls in the 16th and 17th centuries. Today you will see exquisite tomb of the emperor Jehangir's chief minister and father-in-law, often called as 'Baby Taj' because its design foreshadows the Taj Mahal. Then tour Agra's Red Fort, built over three generations by the moghul emperors. Following an afternoon free, we go at sunset to see the Taj Mahal, the mausoleum built by a sorrowing Shah Jehan in memory of his young wife, Mumtaz Mahal. The Building's stupendous scale, flawless symmetry, translucent white marble and shimmering reflection in the water channel are truly breathtaking. Overnight at the hotel.
DAY 05 : AGRA - DELHI BY ROAD 210 KMS 4 HOURS DRIVE DELHI - KALKA ( BY SHATABDI EXPRESS DEP 17 25 HRS ARR 2120 HRS ) KALKA - SHIMLA ( BY ROAD 80 KMS 2 HOURS DRIVE )
After early breakfast, drive to Delhi to board Shatabdi Express for Shimla ,The capital of modern India’s mountainous State of Himachal Pradesh is known as the queen of India’s hill stations. Set at an elevation of 2213 m in the pine forested Shivalik hills. This was once the summer capital of the British administration in India from 1864 to 1939. This hill station still retains a very colonial character in its architecture, especially around the main street called The Mall. Upon arrival check in at hotel. Overnight at hotel.
DAY 06 : SHIMLA
Full day at leisure to explore Shimla and surrounding areas.Walk through the busy Mall road and visit the Church located in the heart of this quaint hill town. Take the elevator down from The Mall to the highway lower down the hill side and take in the panoramic views of the surroundings. The Mall is the main centre of the town’s activities where you may visit shops, cafes and restaurants or wander through ‘Lakkar Bazar’, the wooden handicrafts market. You can also walk to ‘Jakhu Mandir’, a Hindu temple dedicated to The Monkey God - Hanuman. The temple is home to hundreds of monkeys and also visiting Indian Institute Of Advanced Studies. Overnight at Hotel.
DAY 07 : SHIMLA - KALKA BY ROAD 80 KMS 2 HOURS KALKA - DELHI ( BY SHATABDI EXPRESS DEP 0610 HRS ARR 1015 HRS )
Early morning, transfer to Kalka railway station to board Shatabdi Express for Delhi. Upon arrival in Delhi, proceed for a last minute Shopping and later transfer to Airport to board flight for onward Journey.
Cost for above programme
|PAX||With 04 Star Hotels||With 05 Star Hotels|
|02 pax||US $756 per person||US $987 per person|
|03 - 05 pax||US $703 per person||US $935 per person|
|06 - 09 pax||US $656 per person||US $887 per person|
|Single Supplement||US $375||US$ 606|
|04 Star Hotels||05 Star Hotels|
|Delhi||The Connaught / Hotel Africa Avenue||The MetroPolitan Nikko / Similar|
|Jaipur||Hotel Jaipur palace / Hotel Holiday Inn||Country Inn|
|Agra||Holiday Inn / Howard Park Plaza||Hotel JayPee Palace|
|Shimla||Hotel Leela Regency||East Bourne Resort and Spa|
- Accommodation on Twin sharing basis with Breakfast basis
- All Transfers ,sightseeing and Road Transportation by Airconditioned Vehicle ( Car for 02 Pax , Tavera for 03 - 05 Pax and Tempo Traveller for 06 - 09 Pax )
- A/c Chair Car Train Ticket for Delhi - Kalka and kalka - Shimla
- Using English Speaking Guide for City tours
- Entrances Fees to All Monuments
- Typical Rajasthani Dinner at Choki Dhani Village Jaipur
- Complimentary Mineral Water bottle Throughout the Tour .
- Garland Welcome on Arrival
- Assistances at All Places
- All Taxes
Cost Does Not Include
- Any Type of Airfare
- Any Type of Airport tax
- Insurance of Any Kind
- No Guide at Shimla
- Entrances to Monuments
- Meals : Lunch and Dinner
- Camera and Video Charges
**All Rates Valid from 01/10/2013 till 30/03/2014
**Festival Supplement Will Be applicable From 20/12/2013 till 02/01/2014