Assistance on arrival by our company representative and transfer to hotel check in to Hotel (Check Inn time 1200 Hrs Noon). Delhi, the capital of India, is located in north India, surrounded by Uttar Pradesh and Haryana on Three sides, straddling the river Yamuna. Administratively, it is a Union Territory, called the National Capital Region, but it is also partially a state, having been given its own legislative Assembly in 1991. In addition there are the closely linked satellite towns of Gurgaon and Faridabad In Haryana and NOIDA and Ghaziabad in Uttar Pradesh. Contemporary Delhi includes all the sites That had been the capitals of North Indian empires for a thousand years from the many dynasties Collectively called the Delhi Sultanate (1206-1526), to the Mughal Empire (1526-1857), to the British colonialists who made it their capital in 1912. It was declared independent India's capital in 1947. Several monuments are evidence of this history. Among them: the Qutub Minar (12thbeginning of 13th century) Evening at leisure for your own activities. Overnight stay in Delhi.
This morning after breakfast take full day sightseeing tour of New & Old Delhi- the former center of Mughal power which offers ancient monuments, narrow streets and bustling markets. Visit the Red Fort built in 1648 by the great Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan famous for his great edifice of love the Taj Mahal. Also see the biggest mosque in India the Jama Masjid, constructed by Shah Jahan in 1658. Then drive through the narrow lanes of Chandni Chowk to get a feel of the royal life of the Mughal emperors. You will also visit a famous Jain Temple & Gurudwara in the vicinity. Also visit Raj Ghat, the memorial to the father of our nation Mahatma Gandhi & Birla Mandir, the oldest temple in Delhi. Post lunch you will visit “New Delhi” which came into existence much later, and is also known as Lutyens Delhi, taking after the name of a British architect who was largely responsible in designing India Gate, Humayun's Tomb, Grand Presidential House, Secretariat, Parliament House and many other buildings in that area. Visit the recent jewel in the crown, Lotus Temple and then drive on to see the tallest tower in Delhi, known as Qutub Minar, which declared the arrival and rise of Islam in India.
Overnight stay in Delhi.
After breakfast check out from the hotel and drive to Jaipur Arrival Jaipur and check in to Hotel. Jaipur-The capital city of the state of Rajasthan is popularly known as the Pink City, from the pink Colored sandstone with which the buildings in its old, walled city are constructed. The town is in a Desert-like landscape, surrounded by barren hills. Jaipur owes its name, its foundation and its careful planning to the great warrior-astronomer Maharaja Jai Singh II (1699-1744). His predecessors had enjoyed good relations with the Mughal's but in 1727, with Mughal power on the wane, Jai Singh decided the time was ripe to move down from his hillside fortress at nearby Amber to a new site on the plains. He laid out the city with its surrounding walls and six rectangular blocks after the principles of town planning set forth in the Shilpa Shastra, an ancient Hindu treatise on architecture. Evening excursion to Chokhi Dhani village to enjoy dinner with the live folk music and dance show. Overnight stay in Jaipur.
This morning after breakfast visit 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 honored 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 Mughal ruling families. Afternoon, exclusive lunch at City Palace, which offers a fantastic ambience and is certainly worth a visit. Evening take a cycle rickshaw ride to the colorful Bazaar passing through the rose-pink residential and business area of Jaipur. Later afternoon tour of the City - "The Pink City" is spectacularly set within surrounding rugged hills, dotted with ancient ruined fortresses. 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 artifacts 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 .Also visit Albert hall, Enjoy a stroll through the colorful bazaar before returning to your hotel. Evening explore the Jaipur city for visit local market.
Overnight stay in Jaipur.
After breakfast check out from the hotel and drive to Jaipur En-route visit Fatehpur Sikri - the deserted, red sandstone city that was built by Emperor Akbar as his capital and palace in the 16th century. Also visit the Bulund Darwaza the largest gateway in the world. Arrival Agra and check in to Hotel. Agra was the capital of India at the time of Mughal's in the 16th and 17th centuries and its superb Monuments date from that era. Situated on the banks of the Yamuna River, Agra has a magnificent fort and that building, solely for which, many people have been visiting India - the Taj Mahal. This Most famous Mughal monument was constructed by Emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his beloved wife Mumtaz Mahal, 'The lady of the Taj'. Afternoon visit Agra fort – the rusty and majestic red-sandstone fort of Agra stands on the banks of the river Yamuna and the construction was started by Emperor Akbar in 1566. At the Diwan-I-Am (hall of public audience), a colonnaded hall of red-sandstone with a throne alcove of inlaid marble at the back, the Emperor heard public petitions. At the Diwan-I-Khas (hall of private audience) where marble pavilions with floral inlays lend an ethereal ambience, the Emperor sat on his gem-studded Peacock Throne and met foreign ambassadors and rulers of friendly kingdoms. Later Evening Sunset visit of the magnificent Taj Mahal - one of the Seven Wonders of the World surely the most extravagant expression of love ever created. 20,000 men laboured for over 17 years to build this memorial to Shah Jahan's beloved wife. Evening free to explore the Agra’s rich heritage of handicrafts in its markets. Overnight stay in Agra.
Early morning Sunrise the Magnificent Taj Mahal - one of the Seven Wonders of the World surely the most extravagant expression of love ever created. 20,000 men laboured for over 17 years to build this memorial to Shah Jahan's beloved wife. This morning after breakfast check out from the hotel and drive back to Delhi. Check In the Hotel & evening free for your own activity and local market going to the shopping.
Overnight stay at the hotel.
This morning after breakfast and Check out the hotel and transfer to International airport to board the flight for your onward destinations.
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