Itinerary 6 Days Historical Sights

Day 1 Delhi
On arrival meet and greet by representative at the airport and transfer to the Hotel. Overnight stay at the Hotel.

Day 2 Delhi
After breakfast full day city tour starting from panoramic view of India Gate and President House, proceeding to – Qutub Minar a Historical building which was built hundreds of years ago which is an excellent example of Afghan architecture; the Minar is 72.5 Mts. high with 7 stories, it is the tallest freestanding structure in India.  Lotus Temple – Bahai house of worship built in 1986,which is a latest addition in the treasure trove of Delhi. Shaped in the form of a blossoming Lotus is a poetical expression of architect's ideas in Marble.

After Lunch (by own account), a visit to Humayun’s Tomb, which is a Grand mausoleum built for the emperor by his senior queen, this is one of the first Mughal Garden Tomb and said to be the inspiration of Taj Mahal. The Humayun’s Tomb is a World Heritage Monument. Rajghat – A place where Mahatama Gandhi (The father of the Nation) was cremated and a memorial for Mahatma Gandhi was built thereafter. Red Fort – Mughal Emperor Shahjehan built the massive construction of red sandstone (Note: Sunday it is closed), Enjoy the Pedestrian Rickshaw Ride in Chandani Chowlk Market., Also visit the mosque nearby better known as Jama Masjid is the largest mosque in India built by Shahjehan (The Mughal Emperor) in 1656. On the way back to the hotel a visit to Connaught Place market, which is there in Central Delhi. Overnight stay at the Hotel (B)

Day 3 Delhi to Agra

After breakfast, visit to Agra via Sikandara (203 kms) Sikandra – Situated across the Yamuna River, houses the tomb of Mughal Emperor Akbar. An interesting feature here is that one cannot see all four minarets from one point as one of them is always behind the tomb.

On arrival half-day city tour visit to Taj Mahal, it was built by Mughal Emperor Shahjahan, a mausoleum in the memory of his beloved wife Queen Mumtaj Mahal. The special interests here are the Jilo Khana, the gardens, and the twin tombs of both Shahjehan (The Emperor) and Mumtaj Mahal (The Queen).

Proceed for Agra Fort (1 km. Approx.) a fort that is situated on the banks of river Yamuna and within the city center. Here the places of interest are Moti Maszid, a white marble mosque Diwan-E-Aam, Diwan-E-Khas, Jehangir’s (A Mughal Emperor) Palace, Sheesh Mahal and Khaas Mahal. Overnight stay at the Hotel (B)

Day 4 Agra to Jaipur

Breakfasts, then A visit to Jaipur via Fatehpur Sikri. Fatehpur Sikri – A Fort which was built during the second half of the 16th century by the Emperor Akbar, it was the capital of the Mughal Empire for some time. The complex of monuments and temples, all in a uniform architectural style.

On arrival to Jaipur Check- In at the Hotel. Half-day city tour.  Sightseeing of the capital full of exotic palaces, garden museums. Visit Jaipur’s signature building Hawa Mahal, built in 1799 by Maharaja Sawai Pratap Singh, Hawa Mahal is the most stunning sight in the city of Jaipur. The palace, part of a huge complex, overlooks one of Jaipur's main streets and was originally constructed to offer women of the court a vantage point, behind stone-carved screens, from which to watch the activities taking place in the bazaar and the surrounding streets. This five-story, pyramid-shaped structure is made up of small casements, each with tiny windows and arched roofs with hanging cornices, exquisitely modelled and carved.

Jantar Mantar, a stone observatory built by an astronomer king. The City Palace, which was the principal residence of the former ruling family and is known for its stunning architecture. Return to hotel in the late afternoon. Rest of the day for you to spend at your leisure. Overnight stay at the Hotel (B).

Day 5 Delhi - Jaipur

After breakfast, a visit to Amer Fort with Elephant rides. The Kachchawahas ruled from Amber, 11 km from Jaipur, for seven centuries. With a history so old, it is not unexpected that there is a lot of the past that can be traced in its archaeological history. While many of the early structures have either disappeared or ruined, those dating from the16th century on are in a remarkable state of preservation.Visit the forts on elephants back. The experience of visiting the palace will be so good that it cannot be described. One can ride on the elephant to the former capital of the royal city. Overlooking Amber Fort are two other fortresses Jaigarh and Nahargarh. Afternoon journey continue to Delhi and Transfer to International Airport

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