Golden Triangle with Varanasi and Mandawa
Destination : Delhi –Mandawa - Jaipur – Agra – Varanasi Tour.
Duration : 09 Nights - 10 Days
Day 01: Arrive at Delhi IGI airport
Upon Arrival at Delhi IGI airport, welcome by our representative & transfer to hotel for 02 nights stay. Day at leisure & overnight at hotel.
Day 02: Delhi
After breakfast tour of Delhi visit Jama Masid, Qutub Minar, Humayun Tomb, Lotus Temple, Raj Gath, India Gate. And drive past parliament house and President house. Overnight at hotel.
Day 03: Delhi - Mandawa drive (250 Km/ 5 hrs)
After breakfast drive to Mandawa, upon arrival check-in at hotel for 01 night stay. Evening visit to village & there are a number of fascinating havelis in Mandawa, all of them adorned with beautiful wall paintings. Overnight at hotel.
Day 04: Mandawa - Jaipur drive (142 Km/ 2 ½ hrs)
Leisurely breakfast at hotel and later drive to Jaipur, On arrival our company representative would assist you to check in hotel for 02 nights stay. Rest of the day free for leisure or on own. Overnight at Jaipur.
Optional: Evening traditional Rajasthani dinner at Chokhi Dhani with cultural program.
Day 05: Jaipur
After breakfast at hotel. Proceed for excursion to Amber Fort in the outskirts of Jaipur followed by Elephant ride to the fort. Proceed for sightseeing of Palace of Winds better known as Hawa Mahal, City Palace Museum, Jantar Mantar (Observatory). Overnight at Jaipur.
Day 06: Jaipur – Agra drive (240 Km/ 5 hrs)
Morning breakfast at hotel and later drive to Agra. En-route visit Fatehpur Sikri (40 Km from Agra) (old deserted town of Mughal Dynasty) visiting The Buland Darwaza / Palace of Jodha Bai / Birbal Bhawan & Panch Mahal.
Later continue drive to Agra. On arrival our company representative would assist you to check in hotel for 01 night stay. Overnight at hotel.
Day 07: Agra – Varanasi by Overnight Train at 2120 hrs
Taj visit by sunrise Taj Mahal (Closed on Friday) - the most extravagant monument ever built for love Mumtaj Mahal by Emperor Shah Jahan in 1633. Later back to hotel for breakfast & Agra fort: The visit to Agra fort is must since so many historical events took place here. Rest of the day free on own. Late evening transfer to Agra railway station for board overnight train to Varanasi.
Day 08: Arrive in Varanasi at 0835 Hrs
Upon arrival your will be received by our representative and transfer to your hotel for 02 nights stay. Relax at hotel.
Afternoon visit Sarnath: where Gautama Buddha first taught the Dharma and also where the original Sangha was formed. Consequently, it is one of the 4 main Buddhist pilgrimage destinations.Overnight at hotel.
Varanasi, also commonly known as Banaras and Kashi is a city situated on the banks of the River Ganges in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh, regarded as holy by Hindus, Buddhists, and Jains. It is one of the oldest continuously inhabited cities in the world and probably the oldest of India.
Day 09: Varanasi.
Early morning enjoy the boat ride on river ganges. Later back to hotel for breakfast and later tour of Ancient city ghats, temples & streets bazaars. Evening attend the prayer ceremony at the Ghats. Overnight at hotel.
Day 10: Varanasi - Delhi - Onward Flight.