Met Upon arr. and transfer to the hotel. Since most for the flights comes in New Delhi Late Evening - hence dinner & Overnight in the Hotel.
Leave at 0845 after breakfast for the city tour - Along with an English speaking guide visiting Laxmi Narayan Temple - the temple built by the richest family of India and is the biggest temple in the northern region of India - and the temple is dedicated to Goddess Laxmi and Lord Vishnu also called as Narayana.
Qutab Minar - the oldest monument of Delhi - The 73 meter tall minaret started in 1193 AD by Qutab-ud-din Aibak and got completed later by his successors in the 13th centaury and the Iron pillar inside the mosque is a superb example - this pillar has withstood the challenges of passing centuries and still perplexes the scientists by remaining unrusted. Time for the lunch and after lunch proceed to -
Lotus Temple - shapes like a Lotus flower and is out of pure white italian marble - meant for the BAHAI's or a temple for all the religions - where one can pray under one roof with other religions - its a modern temple which just got built around 2 decades before.
Himayun's Tomb - the first Moghul monument in Delhi and is the memorial of Emperor Himayun is in a garden enclosed by lofty walls with gateway in the north and the west.
1700 hrs - Now is the time to proceed back to the hotel passing the 8th city of Delhi also called as "" Lutyens Delhi"" which covers the President house, India Gate, parliament house and the diplomatic enclave.. Evening free for independent activities. Over Night in the hotel.
Morning half day city tour of Old Delhi with an English speaking guide ie:-
Red Fort - the fort which got built by Shahjahan during the 17th century and is in good condition - and the important palaces are the Lahori gate, Elephants gate, The hall for the common audience, The ladies palace, The hall for entertainment, The hall for the private audience, The royal bath and the Pearl Mosque. Visit the biggest mosque of India -
Jama Masjid - got built by Emperor Shahjahan and at one time 20,000 people can offer there prayer and considered to be one of the best mosque of India.
Walking tour of old city in the narrow lanes to see the culture and the real India. Walking tour is the most interesting feature of Old City. Watch Sound and light show at Red Fort- and impressive program and return back to the hotel for overnight stay.
Leave after breakfast for the pink city of India ie; Jaipur and upon arr. visit for Half day city tour of City palace with an English speaking guide -
City Palace - This former royal residence is an imposing blend of traditional Rajasthan mughal architecture and craftsmanship. The museum inside the palace has an array of galleries of rare paintings, exquisite miniatures, scholarly manuscripts, artefactsand traditional treatises on architecture. The present Maharaja of Jaipur still stays inside the Palace.
Jantar Mantar - Also called as the Observatory which Swai Jai Singh - the builder of the city has to his credit five observatories in different parts of the country. Jaipur one is considered to be the best and in working condition. Huge instruments in intricate masonry offer an accurate measurement of time , the declination of the sun and the altitude and the azimuth, the positions of the constellations in the sky for the day , the eclipses and the allied astronomical phenomena.
Hawa Mahal or the Wind palace - built in 1799 by Maharaja Pratap Singh displays fanciful architecture and a remarkable landmark of Jaipur. Evening free for shopping or moving around the old city - dinner and overnight in the hotel.
Visit to the following in the morning :-
Amer Fort - This is 11 kms from the city of Jaipur - and is dedicated to "Amba Mata" Hindu Goddess - the incarnation of earth and fertility. Amer Fort is overlooking the Maota Lake and is rated as a marvel of a bastion excelling in architectural and building skills. Amer Had the distinction of being the capital for six long centuries before Jaipur into being. You access the Fort by an Elephant Ride and is remarkable view and walk inside the fort.
Visit Nahargarh Fort which is located on the top of the hill and one can have the beautiful view of Jaipur city and at one time the fort was a retreat for the royal family.
Vsiit JaiGarh Fort; Here you can see the biggest cannon on the wheels is positioned here and dates back to 1720 AD and got built by Maharaj Swai jai Singh.
Rest of the day - visit the old houses and later return back to the hotel and enjoy the puppet show alongwith the dinner.
Leave after breakfast for Agra and enroute visit Fatehpur Sikri - the deserted city. Which got built by the Third Mughal ruler " Akbar " and remained as capital from 1570 untill 1585 and due to the water shortage the Mughal ruler Akbar was compelled to shift his capital from Fathepur sikri to Agra. The Important Features of the fort are Shahi Darwaza ( Kings Gate ), Tomb Of Sheikh Salim Chisti, Palace of Jodha Bai , Birbal Bhawan, Panch Mahal , Hide and seek Palace , Hall for the Common - Private Audience, spending around three hours at this fort then proceed to Agra - Upon arrival check in to the hotel, After Fresh up Proceed to Taj Mahal at approx 1600hrs to see the sunset and the Taj in Different Lights, Remain there until it really start getting dark to feel the real difference and than proceed back to the hotel for Over Night Stay.
Leave in the morning After Breakfast city tour of Agra, visiting Taj Mahal again, Agra Fort - the fort which took 95 years to complete over looking Taj Mahal, and is on the bank of River Yamuna the Important Palaces are Hall for the Common & Private Audience, Palace for Hide & seek game the Library, the palaces of the Daughter of ShahJahan and the palace where the Shahjahan the greatest builder of Taj Mahal got in Prison by his own son and Amar Singh Gate, and then visit Sikandra Tomb - the tomb of Third Mughal Ruler "Akbar" during the early 16th centaury, the five storied building is quite Impressive and is an interesting to place to study the gradual evolution in design that culminated in the Taj Mahal, spending around one hour proceed back to the hotel - Evening free for shopping to see the inlay work being done by the artisans - Later proceed back to Delhi. Upon arr. check in the hotel. You can extend your stay in Delhi on extra cost. Otherwise the tour ends.
Mr Mukesh Kumar Sharma, Rakesh Jangir
Hotel Singhsan Palace, Main Market, Mandawa, Jhunjhunu, Rajasthan, India - 333704
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