North India Tour (22 nights/23 Days)
Destinations Covered in Tour
Delhi : The Capital of India. (2 nights)
Varanasi : Varanasi is the tract of holy land and the city of light. (2 nights)
Khajuraho : Famous for the most celebrated manifestations of Indian architecture. (3 nights)
Bandhavgarh : Bandhavgarh National Park Famous for most deciduous forest With the highest density of tigers. (2 nights)
Kanha : National Park Famous for their wide diversity of wildlife. (2 nights)
Bhopal : Bhopal is the capital city of the largest state in India, Madhya Pradesh. (2 nights)
Mandu : Mandu A place in India that captures the magical moments of romance. (1 nights)
Indore : It is an important industrial city in central India and is known as ‘mini Mumbai’. (1 nights)
Orchha : Famous for Temples. (2 nights)
Gwalior : Famous for Fort & other magnificent monuments. (2 nights)
Agra : Agra is more famous world over as the city of Taj. (1 nights)
Jaipur :The capital of Rajasthan & famous as Pink City. (2 nights)
Day 01: Arrive Delhi
From airport you will be transfer to your hotel. Delhi is the capital of the modern India, though it is made up of seven ancient cities,spanning the period from the 11th to 20th centuries. Stay overnight at hotel.
Day 02: Explore Delhi
Day 03: Delhi – Varanasi
In the morning fly to Varanasi. after reaching there visit the Bharat Mata Temple with a big relief map of India in marble, Durga Temple,Tulsi Manas Mandir, Banaras Hindu University, which has an Art Gallery and the Mosque of Mughal Emperor Aurangzeb. Stay overnight at hotel.
Day 04: Explore Varanasi
After morning breakfast you will be visit the holy river Ganges to see the Bathing Ghats and Cremation site with people bathing and worshiping at the Ghats, which is one of the most extraordinary experience of visit to India. After that visit Sarnath – the buried Buddhist City where Lord Buddha gave his first sermon. We also visit the ruins, the Stupa, the Buddhist temple and the Museum. Stay overnight at hotel.
Day 05: Varanasi – Khajuraho
Day 06: Explore Khajuraho
After morning breakfast you will be taken to Explore its temples, which were built by the Chandela kings between 250 AD and 1050 AD. The most important are the Chaunset Yogini Temple dedicated to Goddess Kali, the Mahadev Temple, Chitragupta or Bharatji Temple with a lovely image of 11 headed Vishnu, Vishwanath and Nandi temples, Lakshamana Temple, Visha Temple dedicated to Shiva, which is the largest and most typical of temples. Stay overnight at hotel.
Day 07: Explore Khajuraho
Early morning we drive to Panna National Park which has dense dry deciduous and mixed forests of teak, bamboo, sheesham and achar. Panna is habitation of the tigers, panthers, bears, wild boars, blue bulls,gazelles, spotted deer, black bucks and birds. We take jeep safari twice with a naturalist to Explore the park and shoot its wildlife into camera. In evening we return back to Khajuraho and stay overnight at hotel.
Day 08: Khajuraho – Bandhavgarh National park (250 Kms,4-5 hrs drive)
In the morning after breakfast you will be drive to Bandhavgarh. On the way to Bandhabgarh you will be taken to a short halt at Raneh Falls, in a 5 Km long and 100 feet deep canyon made of pure crystalline granite in varying shades of colors ranging from pink and red to gray. You will be also taken to the imposing temples of Panna. Reach Bandhavgarh by late afternoon and rest of the day you keep free to relax. Stay overnight at hotel.
Day 09: Explore Bandhavgarh National Park
In the morning after breakfast you will be drive to Bandhavgarh. after getting there transfer to hotel. after a short leisure you will be visit Bhandhavgarh National Park – its steep cliffs, rocky hills covered with 44884 hectares of dense sal and bamboo forests make it an ideal terrain for tigers. Other animals found here are the blue bull, panther, wild boar, gaur, chital, sambar, chinkara, barking deer, bear etc. Stay overnight at hotel.
Day 10: Bandhavgarh National Park — Kanha National Park(325 kms, 5-6 hrs drive)
After morning breakfast you will be drive to Kanha National Park, which is one of India’s largest national park, covering 1945sq km. Late afternoon you will be taken to Explore its habitations. Stay overnight at hotel.
Day 11: Explore Kanha National Park
Day 12: Kanha National Park – Bhopal (210 kms, 4-5 hrs drive)
In the morning take breakfast and drive to Bhopal. on route you will be taken to halt at Sanchi, which has distinction of having the finest specimens of almost all Buddhist architectural forms, Stupa, Chaitya, Temple sand Monasteries dating from 3rd century BC. We visit here 3 important Stup as with circular domes and railing around them, Ashoka pillar, Gupta temple built in the 4th century and great Bowl carved of one piece of stone. We also visit the museum, which displays number of sculptures found in the area. In evening you reach Bhopal. Stay overnight at hotel.
Day 13: Explore Bhopal
Till noonday at leisure. After lunch we take half-day sightseeing of the city, which includes its Lakes, Temples, Mosques, Birla Museum and Tribal Habitat Museum. Stay overnight at hotel
Day 14: Bhopal – Mandu (260 kms, 5-6 hrs drive)
After breakfast you will be drive to Mandu. On the way of Mandu you will visit Bhimbetka where about 700 rock shelters belonging to the Neolithic age have been recently discovered. Over 500 caves have paintings of pre-historic man. Mandu is a place in India that captures the magical moments of romance. The silent ruins here evoke memories of yesteryear, of the love of Baz Bahadur for his queen Rani Rupmati. At Mandu, you keep day free for self-exploration. Stay overnight at hotel.
Day 15: Mandu – Indore (97 kms, 2 hrs drive)
After breakfast you will be taken to visit Jahaz Mahal (Ship Palace), Hindola Mahal (Swinging Palace), Baz Bahadur’s Palace, Roompati’s Pavilion, Rewa Kund, Ashrafi Mahal, Jami Masjid, Hos hang Shah’s Tomb and Nilkanth Temple. Late afternoon you will be proceed to Indore. Arrive and check in hotel.
Day 16: Indore — Orchha
After Breakfast you will be visit sightseeing of Indore City, which includes Lal Baag Palace, Kanch Mandir, Central Museum and Chhatri Baag. and fly to Jhansi after getting their drive to orcha.Stay Overnight at hotel.
Day 17: Explore Orchha
After morning breakfast you will be taken to visit various historical monuments in orchha. Its grandeur has been captured in stone, frozen in time and rich legacy to the ages. In this medieval city the hand of time has rested lightly, the palaces and the temples built by its Bundela rulers in the16th and 17th century retain much of their pristine perfection. Jehangir Mahal-a tiered palace crowned by graceful Chhatries has a spectacular view of soaring temples, pires and cenotaphs. Stay night at hotel.
Day 18: Orchha – Gwalior (120 Kms, 2-3 hrs drive)
After morning breakfast drive to Gwalior. After reaching there check in hotel. Rest of the day at your discretion. In the evening witness the SON-ET-LUMIERE- a dramatic inter-play of sound and light effects recreating the history of the Fort. Stay overnight at hotel.
Day 19: Explore Gwalior
In the morning we will visit the Man Mandir, Gujari Mahal(today an Archaeological Museum), The Fort, Temples, Temples of Sas-Bahu, TeliKa Mandir, Jai Vilas Palace, Tomb of Gaus Mohammed and the Mausoleum of Tansen. Stay overnight at hotel.
Day 20: Gwalior — Agra (118 Kms, 2-3 hrs drive)
Day 21: Agra — Jaipur (232 Kms, 2-3 hrs drive)
After breakfast, drive to westwards to the forbidden city of Akbar – Fatehpur Sikri and see the dream of Akbar in shape. and drive to Jaipur. After reaching there We will visit the busy Bazaars, City Palace and Jantar Mantar. For the evening a spectacular folk dance and music with traditional Rajasthani dinner in a typical rural setting is kept in store for you. Over night at hotel.
Day 22: Explore Jaipur
Shopping: Jaipur is famous for its brightly embroidered fabrics, blue pottery, silver jewelry, carpets and semi-precious stones.
Evening Dinner: Evening enjoy dinner at Chokhi dani (an ethnic village resort) where you will have an idea of the village life of Rajasthan here you will also enjoy various traditional Rajasthani dances,puppet show and various other interesting activities.
Day 23: Jaipur — Delhi/Mumbai