Golden Triangle with Haridwar & Rajasthan Tour
Destination : Delhi - Haridar - Rishikesh - Khajuraho - Jhansi - Agra - Jaipur - Pushkar - Mandawa - Bikaner - Jaisalmer - Jodhpur - Udaipur - Delhi
Duration : 17 Nights - 18 Days
Day 01: Arrive at Delhi International airport
Upon arrival, welcome by Colourful Indian Holidays representative & transfer to hotel for 02 nights stay. Overnight at hotel.
Day 02: Delhi
After breakfast sightseeing of Delhi. Visit the Qutub Minar, Humayun Tomb, Lotus Temple, the India Gate, the Raj Ghats (Gandhi Memorial), and drive past President's House and Parliament House. Overnight stay at Delhi.
Day 03: Delhi - Haridar by train no. 2017 at 0650 - 1125 hrs & transfer to Rishikesh
Morning transfer to New Delhi railway station for board train to Haridwar, Upon arrival at Haridwar railway station and transfer to Rishikesh for 02 nights stay. Afternoon visit Bharat Mata Mandir, Trivani Ghat, Rishikund and Lakshman Jhula. Overnight at Rishikesh.
Day 04: Rishikesh - Haridwar - Rishikesh by surface
Breakfast at hotel and later day return trip to Haridwar, visit Chandi Devi Temple, Mansa Devi Temple, Sapt Rishi Ashram & Sapt Sarovar and Har Ki Pauri Ghat. Evening drive back to Rishikesh. Evening free to explore the ancient city. Overnight at hotel.
Day 05: Rishikesh - Delhi by train no. 2056 at 0622 - 1115 hrs
Early morning transfer to Haridwar railway station for train to New Delhi. Upon arrival transfer to hotel for 01 night stay. Rest of the day free for individual activities or leisure at hotel. Overnight at Delhi.
Day 06: Delhi - Khajuraho by flight
Breakfast at hotel and transfer to Delhi domestic airport for flight to Khajuraho, arrival transfer to hotel for 01 night stay. Afternoon visit the Khajuraho temples. Evening enjoy the light & sound show (Optional). Overnight at hotel Khajuraho: It is one of the most popular tourist destinations in India and has the largest group of medieval Hindu and Jain temples in India. The temples are famous for their erotic sculptures, as well as depiction of life in all its forms.
Day 07: Khajuraho - Jhansi by surface (170 Km- 3 ½ hrs) & train to Agra
Leisurely breakfast at hotel and later drive to Jhansi en route visit Orchha. In the evening transfer to Jhani railway station for train to Agra cantt. Train n. 2001 at 1755 - 2025 hrs. Upon arrival at Agra cantt railway station transfer to hotel for overnight stay.
Day 08: Agra - Jaipur drive (250 Km- 5 hrs)
Taj visit by sunrise Taj Mahal (Closed on Friday) - the most extravagant monument ever built for love Mumtaj Mahal by Emperor Shah Jahan. Later back to hotel for breakfast and visit Agra fort is must since so many historical events took place here. Afternoon drive to Jaipur. Enroute visit Fatehpur Sikri (old deserted town of Mughal Dynasty) visiting The Buland Darwaza - Palace of Jodha Bai - Birbal Bhawan & Panch Mahal. Upon arrival check into hotel for 01 night stay.
Day 09: 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 10: Jaipur - Pushkar drive (142 Km- 2 ½ hrs)
After breakfast drive to Pushkar, welcome to the land of saints & seers. Afternoon tour of Pushkar visit Holy Pushkar Lake, Ghats & Brahma Temple. Overnight at hotel.
Day 11: Pushkar - 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 12: Mandawa - Bikaner drive (19 Km- 4 hrs)
After breakfast we head for Bikaner. Afternnoon check in at hotel. We visit the main attractions, Junagarh Fort and the Lalgarh Palace, and the ever so interesting camel breeding farms. Overnight stay at Bikaner.
Day 13: Bikaner - Jaisalmer drive (330 Km- 6 hrs)
Breakfast at hotel and later drive to Jaisalmer, upon arrival check-in into hotel for 02 nights stay. Day at leisure & overnight at hotel.
Day 14: Jaisalmer
Breakfast at hotel and later proceed to sightseeing of Jaisalmer Fort, Salim Singh ki Haveli, Patwon ki Haveli & Gadisar Lake. Evening experience the camel ride & Sunset at Sam Sand Dunes. Overnight at hotel.
Day 15: Jaisalmer - Jodhpur drive (300 Km- 6 hrs)
After breakfast drive to Jodhpur, upon arrival check-in into hotel for 02 nights stay. Afternoon visit Mehrangarh Fort & Jaswant Thada. Evening explore the walled city. Overnight at hotel.
Day 16: Jodhpur - Udaipur drive (300 Km- 6 hrs) via Ranakpur
Morning breakfast at hotel and drive to Udapur en route visit Ranakpur Jain Templs : Ranakpur is widely known for its marble Jain temple, and for a much older Sun Temple which lies opposite the former. The dating of this temple is controversial but it is largely considered to be anywhere between the late 14th to mid-15th centuries. Later continue drive to Udaipur for 02 nights stay. Relax & overnight at hotel.
Day 17: Udaipur
After breakfast visit City Palace, Saheliyon ki Bari, Bhartiya Lok Kala Mandal and Jagdish temple. Evening enjoy the boat ride on Lake Pichola. Overnight at hotel.
Day 18: Udaipur - Delhi by flight
After breakfast transfer to Udaipur airport for flight to Delhi, upon arrival departure transfer to International airport for flight to onward journey.