Classical North India Tour

Classical North India Tour 09 Nights / 10 Days

Classical North India tour designed for Delhi, Jaipur, Agra with Khajuraho and Varanasi Tour is one of the uncommon tour that allows you to witness some of the best edifying and spiritual heritage architecture marvels  of India. The tour encompasses elegant forts, splendid palaces, gorgeous temples, sanctified River along with other well known attractions of Classical North India Tour.

Itinerary

Day 1 Arrival in Delhi

Activities: Travel & Leisure

On your arrival at Delhi Airport / Railway Station, meet our Tour Representative who would assist you in your transfers to the reserved Hotel.  During evening you may enjoy strolling around the surrounding places and have a glimpse of Delhi.  Spend rest of the day as per your choice.

Stay Overnight in Delhi

Day 2 Delhi Sightseeing

Activities: Delhi Sightseeing (Old Delhi & New Delhi)

Have your breakfast and proceed for a full day Delhi sightseeing tour to witness both the faces of Delhi (Old Delhi & New Delhi) which are entirely different in culture, architecture and lifestyle.  Drive on the wide roads of New Delhi and observe the modern architecture along with visit to India Gate, Parliament & President House, Humayun's Tomb, Qutub Minar and Lotus Temple.  Later observe the narrow streets of Old Delhi and visit the popular attractions like Jama Masjid, Raj Ghat along with Red Fort to enjoy the impressive light and musical show.
Enjoy a unique Rickshaw Ride through the narrow lanes of Chandni Chowk. Spend rest of the day as per your choice.

Stay Overnight in Delhi

Day 3 Delhi - Jaipur (By Road 270 Kms)

Activities:  City Palace, Jantar Mantar

Check-out from the Hotel after an early breakfast and drive further to Jaipur also called as “The Pink City of India” and the capital of the state of Rajasthan. On reaching Jaipur, check-in at the reserved Hotel and take some rest. After freshen-up visit the famous City Palace, built by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh. The Palace is surrounded by spacious courtyards, gardens, temples and built with a blend of Rajasthan and Mughal architecture. Later visit the 17th century Jantar Mantar (A Solar Observatory) UNESCO World Heritage site famed for being one of the most accurate astronomical instruments of its time. Enjoy shopping at the vibrant bazaars of Jaipur famous for soft cotton quilts and embroidery work. Spend rest of the day as per your choice.

Stay Overnight in Jaipur

Day 4 Jaipur Sightseeing

Activities: Amer Fort, Hawa Mahal, Jal Mahal, Laxminarayan Temple & Chokhi Dhani

Have your breakfast and proceed to Amer Fort, a hilltop fort is amongst the most important tourist attractions in Jaipur.  Enjoy an Elephant ride to reach at the main entrance of the Fort famous for its artistic approach with a fusion of Mughal and Rajput architecture.  Visit the other attractions like Hawa Mahal or Palace of Winds, built for the ladies of royal families to observe the daily life through the windows of Palace. Visit Jal Mahal, perhaps the most tranquil place nestled amidst the Mansagar Lake. During evening visit the famous Laxminarayan Temple, built with pure white marble and a model of wonderful architecture. Evening is reserved for a visit to Chokhi Dhani, an ethnic village resort famous for cultural activities and sumptuous food.  Enjoy your dinner at Chokhi Dhani and return to your hotel.

Stay Overnight in Jaipur

Day 5 Jaipur - Fatehpur Sikri - Agra (By Road 245 Kms)

Activities: Fatehpur Sikri, Sikandara (Tomb of Emperor Akbar)

Check-out from the Hotel after your breakfast and drive to Agra. En-route you will visit Fatehpur Sikri, built in 16th Century by Mughal Emperor Akbar. Fatehpur Sikri is amongst the most finest examples of Mughal architectural splendor. Visit the huge Bulund Darwaza, believed to be the largest gateway in the world. Later further drive to Agra, a historical city and an abode of Taj Mahal.  On reaching Agra, check-in at the reserved Hotel. After freshen-up visit Sikandara (Tomb of Emperor Akbar).  It is believed that Mughal Emperor Akbar commenced the construction of his own mausoleum while he was alive as he wanted to have a splendid and impressive mausoleum according to his own choice.  Visit the vibrant bazaars of Agra during evening, famous for fine marble art which till date is carried on by the descendants of the families of builders and artists of the Taj Mahal.  Spend rest of the day as per your choice.

Stay Overnight in Agra

Day 6 Agra Sightseeing

Activities: Taj Mahal, Agra Fort & Itmad-ud-Daulah Fort)

Have your breakfast and proceed for Agra sightseeing.  Start your day with a visit to the globally renowned and Seven Wonders of the World “THE TAJ MAHAL”, built in perfect white marble by Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan in the memory of his beloved wife Mumtaz Mahal. Undoubtedly, there is no other historical monument in the world that has evoked as much attention and aspiration from the tourists as Taj Mahal has, a unique symbol of Love. Later visit the Agra Fort built by Emperor Akbar in 1565 AD and experiences the splendid Mughal architecture through the Moti Masjid and Musanman Burj at Agra Fort. It is believed that Shah Jahan was imprisoned in the fort and died here.  Later visit the Itmad-ud-Daulah Fort, a Mughal Mausoleum, also referred as Baby Taj. Spend rest of the day as per your choice.

Stay Overnight onboard

Day 7 Agra- Jhansi - Orchha - Khajuraho

Activities: Orchha Sightseeing Tour (Orchha Fort, Chaturbhuj Temple, Cenotaphs, Hardaul Palace)

Have an early breakfast and get transfers to Agra Railway Station for boarding your train to Jhansi.  On reaching Jhansi meet our Tour Representative and proceed to Orchha, a petite beautiful town located on the banks of river Betwa,  decked with small verdant hills and the erstwhile capital of Bundela Rajput rulers. Visit Orchha Fort, one of the prime attraction of the region along with Chaturbhuj Temple, Cenotaphs, Laxminarayan Temple and Hardaul Palace.  Later drive further to Khajuraho, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, well famed for its exceptional erotic sculptures and architecture which is beautifully engraved   on the Temple walls. On reaching Khajuraho, check-in at the reserved Hotel.  Spend rest of the day as per your choice.

Stay Overnight in Khajuraho

Day 8 Khajuraho Sightseeing

Activities: Eastern & Western Group of Temples

Have your breakfast and set off to visit the Eastern and Western Group of Temples.  These temples were built during the Chandela dynasty and the structures here glorifies erotica. The passion and desire is beautifully described in a most courageous way here.  Khajuraho attracts numerous travelers from both India and outside India and it is amongst the most visited tourist destination in the state of Madhya Pradesh.  During evening enjoy a lightening and a musical show that beautifully displays the history.  Spend rest of the day as per your choice.

Stay Overnight in Khajuraho

Day 9 Khajuraho - Varanasi (By Flight)

Activities: Excursion Tour to Sarnath, Evening Aarti at  the banks of River Ganges

Have your breakfast and get transfers to Khajuraho Airport to board your flight to Varanasi. On reaching Varanasi, meet our Tour Representative who would assist you in your transfers to the reserved Hotel. After freshen-up proceed for an excursion tour to Sarnath, a major Buddhist site and visit the major attractions like Dhamek Stupa, Mulagandha Kuti Vihar, Ashoka Pillar, Sarnath Museum and Deer Park, where the Mahatma Buddha preached on the five disciples. Later return to Varanasi and visit the ancient temples located on the Ghats (Banks of River) of holy River Ganges. Be a part of thousand devotees attending evening Aarti (Prayers)  and worshipping holy river Ganges by flaming up oil lamps. Enjoy the spectacular view of River Ganges which gets adorned with the oil lamps floating on the river. Spend rest of the day as per your choice.
 
Stay Overnight in Varanasi

Day 10 Varanasi - Delhi (By Air)

Activities: Boat Ride on River Ganges

Wake up early morning and proceed for a sunrise boating tour on river Ganges and observe the way of living of the local inhabitants which has been carried on for several years.  During the boat ride you will see devotees taking holy dip in the cool water of holy River Ganges and offer prayers. After a boat ride tour, return to your hotel for freshen-up and breakfast.  Later get transfers to Varanasi Airport to board your flight to Delhi.  On reaching Delhi, get transfers to the International Airport or Railway Station for onward journey.

The tour ends here with sweet memories to be cherished forever.