Day 1 : Arrives Delhi
arrive Delhi By International Flight ”
a history which encompasses all the various kings and emperors who fixed their royal citadels here” Indraprastha, Lal Kot, Quila Rai Pithora, Siri, Jahanpanah, Tughlakabad, Ferozabad, Dinpanah, Delhi Sher Shahi or then Shahjahanabad. but, combined and integrated into one, these ‘new cities’ have always been called Delhi and howsoever many names it may have acquired, Delhi has always been intrinsically identified with power and imperial sway.
You will be met on your arrival by the representative of Mama Travels Ltd. with fresh flower garlands.
You will then be transferred to your hotel. In the afternoon you will be given the city tour of Old & New Delhi.
old Delhi: Visit the former centre of Moghul Power, Old Delhi offers ancient monuments, narrow streets and bustling bazaars. Drive past the vast Red Fort, built in 1648, the Jama Masjid, the greatest mosque in India and completed in 1658 by Shah Jahan who also built the Taj Mahal, and the Raj Ghat, the simple memorial to Mahatma Gandhi. A unique experience of taking ‘rickshaw ride’ from the Red Fort, through ‘chandni Chowk’ or Silver Street, experiencing the sights and sounds of this very busy avenue heading west from the Fort. Chandni Chowk �” literally means ‘moonlit crossroads’ and an area which best represents the ‘super-oriental’ �” the glory and the guile; the grandeur and the grime, with its crowded bazaars, twisting lanes, maze of small streets strange aromas, the pungent odour of Oriental spices, the cries of shopkeepers, coolies and ‘rickshaw-walas’ and the clatter and whirr of furious industry.
new Delhi : drive past the stately government buildings of the British Era designed by Lutyens, including the India Gate & the Presidential Palace. Continue onto the beautiful Humayuns tomb of the Mughal era & predecessor of the world famous Taj Mahal. End the tour at the towering minaret of Qutab Minar.
Day 2 : Delhi-jaipur (265 Km’s/165 Miles)
leave Delhi For Jaipur By Air Conditioned Vehicle
the historic city of Jaipur or ‘the City of Victory’ was founded in 1727 A. D. by the great Kachhawah ruler Sawai Jai Singh Ii (1700 ” 1747 A. D.), and named after him. The monarch was not only a great builder, but also a poet and an astronomer. Under his aegis, the city was designed by his talented architect Vidyadhar, who gave shape to the creative aspirations of Sawai Jai Singh in the form of the dream city of Jaipur.
arrive Jaipur and check in at the hotel. This afternoon you will be given the city tour of Jaipur.
pink City ” Jaipur: Your tour will include the imposing City Palace, still home to the Maharaja although several of the rooms are now open to the public. Many antiques and art facts belonging to the ruling family are housed here, including a collection of weaponry. You will also visit the Hawa Mahal, ‘palace of the Winds’, and the open-air Jantar Mantar Observatory to see the vast astronomical instruments. Enjoy a stroll through the colorful bazaar before returning to your hotel. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 3 : Jaipur-agra ( 235 Km’s/147 Miles)
later Leave Jaipur For Agra By Air Conditioned Vehicle
agra has a rich historical background, which is amply evident from the numerous historical monuments in and around the city. Though the heritage of Agra city is linked with the Mughal dynasty, numerous other rulers also contributed to the rich past of this city. Modern Agra was founded by Sikandar Lodhi (lodhi dynasty; Delhi Sultanate) in the 16th century. Babar (founder of the Mughal dynasty) also stayed for sometime in Agra and introduced the concept of square Persian-styled gardens here. Agra came to its own when Shahjahan ascended to the throne of Mughal Empire. He marked the zenith of Mughal architecture, when he built the Taj in memory of his beloved wife Mumtaz Mahal.
this morning you will be given excursion to Amber Fort & Fatehpur Sikri.
amber Fort ” Agra : Tour of the impressive Amber Fort, situated on a ridge just outside Jaipur City. At the foot of the hill you will mount your caparisoned elephant for the slow but steady climb up to the main gate, making your entrance in the time honoured fashion. The Fort, completed in the early 18th century, took over 100 years to build and now, although deserted, offers a fascinating insight into the lifestyle of the Moghul ruling families.
fatehpur Sikri ” Agra : Impressive sandstone fortress of Fatehpur Sikri. The fort was built in the 16th century and only occupied for a few years before being abandoned, leaving the buildings in virtually perfect conditions. Continue drive to Agra. Upon arrival in Agra ” check-in at the hotel. Thereafter, visit the Red Fort, which was built by Akbar as his citadel over the years 1563-73 in the finest architectural style. Arrive Agra and check at the hotel. Overnight at the Hotel.
Day 4 : Agra-delhi (202 Km’s/126 Miles)
leave Agra For Delhi By Air Conditioned Vehicle
red Fort: lies on the bend of the river Yamuna, almost in the heart of the town. Akbar built it as his citadel over the years 1563-73 in the finest architectural style. It has imposing gates and walls of red sandstone and a moat.
taj Mahal…… Little needs to be said about this architectural wonder which is always the soul raison-de-etre for every tourist’s visit to Agra. Built by Shah Jahan, the Taj is a white marble memorial to his beautiful wife Mumtaz Mahal. This monument took 22 years to be completed and was designed and planned by Persian architect Ustad Isa. Apart from it’s stunning design balance and perfect symmetry, the Taj is also noted particularly for its elegant domes, intricately carved screens and some of the best inlay work ever seen.
check into Hotel. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 5 : Depart Delhi
you will be met by the representative of Mama Travels Ltd. at the hotel and transferred to the airport, in time to connect your onward flight.
Total No of Pax in the Group ” Tariff
2 Paying Pax ” £ 269 Per Person
4 Paying Pax -£ 251 Per Person
8 Paying Pax -£ 418 Per Person
single Room Supplement ” £ 211 Per Single Room
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