Destinations Covered: Delhi - Agra - Jaipur
Duration: 3 Nights/4 Days
Day 01: Delhi
On your arrival at Delhi our cordial tour executive will meet you at airport / Railway station. You will be transferred to the hotel for the overnight stay.
Day 02: Delhi - Agra - Jaipur
Next day morning you will be picked up from the hotel to board the train to Agra. You will have your breakfast in the train. In the next two hours you will be at Agra, one of the most outstanding destinations home to world famous monument Taj Mahal, and Fatehpur Sikri and Red Fort. A visit to the Taj Mahal, one of the 'Seven Wonders of the World' and surely the most extravagant expression of love ever created, will surely leave you spell bound. The Mughal Emperor, Shah Jahan, who was deeply in love with Mumtaz Mahal, built the Taj Mahal in memory of his beloved wife.
Taj Mahal is the epitome of Mughal art and one of the most famous buildings in the world. The building stands majestically on the banks of River Yamuna. Raised upon a marble platform, and framed on either side by intricately carved stately minarets, every portion of the structure is made of white marble, precious metals, and costly stones. After witnessing the magnificent and unforgettable beauty of Taj Mahal, you would proceed further towards other monuments such as the Red Fort, Sikandara and Itmad-ud-Daulah tomb.
Later in the afternoon you will be driven to Jaipur. On the way you will be visiting Fatehpur Sikri, which was once the capital of the Mughal Empire. The city is sure to entice the visitors with its architectural and monumental beauty. Some of the monuments at Fatehpur Sikri include the Buland Darwaza, the Panch Mahal and the Fort. Upon arrival at Jaipur you will be transferred to hotel. Overnight stay will be in hotel at Jaipur.
Day 03: Jaipur - Delhi
Jaipur, also known as the Pink City, is the capital of Rajasthan. The city has been so named because of the color of the stone used exclusively in the walled city. The city is marked with broad avenues and spacious gardens. Also, the city presents an overwhelming and awe-inspiring history and culture to bask in. After breakfast you will visit the majestic Amber Fort (on elephant back). Later you will visit the City Palace, the Hawa Mahal (Palace of Winds), Birla Temple, the Jantar Mantar (Astronomical Observatory) and the local bazaar.
Jaipur is best represented by the City Palace complex, which brings together all that was exceptional in Rajput and Mughal architecture. The Jantar Mantar (Observatory) houses the huge instruments that were used to study the movement of constellations and stars in the sky. Yet, another excellent example of Rajputana architectural beauty is the Hawa Mahal. Built in 1799, by Maharaja Sawai Pratap Singh, the five storied stunning semi-octagonal monument has 152 windows with over-hanging latticed balconies. In the evening you will be driven back to Delhi. Upon arrival at Delhi, you will be transferred to the hotel for an overnight stay.
Day 04: Delhi - Departure
On the fourth-day of your trip in the morning, after breakfast you will proceed for a sightseeing tour of Delhi, the Capital of India. The tour will encompass a visit to numerous important sites, such as Qutab Minar, Humayun's Tomb, India Gate, the President's House, Parliament House, Red Fort, Jama Masjid, Mahatama Gandhi Memorial, and the Birla Temple. The trip concludes with memories of captivating ancient monuments, fascinating museums and art galleries, architectural wonders, fabulous eating places and bustling markets. Later you will be transferred to the airport, from where you can catch a flight back home or onward destination.
Also Mapped to: • Jaipur Tours • New Delhi Tours • Agra Tours
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