Places Visited : Delhi - Jaipur - Agra - Orchha - Khajuraho - Varanasi - Patna - Kolkata - Chennai - Mahabalipuram - Pondicherry - Madurai - Trivandrum - Mumbai - Aurangabad - Mumbai
Delhi to Jaipur : 260 Kms
Jaipur to Agra : 232 Kms
Agra to Orchha : 240 Kms
Orchha to Khajuraho : 175 Kms
Duration : 21 Nights / 22 Days
Day :: 01 Arrival at Delhi
Reach at Delhi, We will meet you and after a traditional 'Swagat' (Welcome), we will help in to check in Hotel.
Rest of day free for independent activities.
Overnight stay at Delhi hotel.
Day :: 02 Delhi Tour
After breakfast, you will visit full day sightseeing tour of New Delhi and Old Delhi. You will visit Qutab Minar, India Gate, President's House, Secretariat Building, Laxminarayan Temple, Chandi Chowk, Connaught Place, ISCKON Temple, Akshardham temple, Chatarpur Mandir and Birla temple.
Night Stay at hotel in Delhi
Day :: 03 Delhi - Jaipur (By Road)
After breakfast, check out the hotel and drive for Jaipur.
On arrival Jaipur, check in Hotel. After some rest we go for half day guided sightseeing of Jaipur. Visit the City Palace, Hawa Mahal (Wind Palace) etc.
Overnight stay at Jaipur hotel.
Day :: 04 Jaipur - Agra (By Road)
Today start with a sightseeing tour of Jaipur. You will be visiting such as Amber Fort and Enjoy Elephant Back ascent to the Fort., Nahargarh Fort, Jaigarh Fort, Birla Mandir, Ram Niwas Gardens, Jantar Mantar etc. Later drive for Agra, the city of world famous 'Taj Mahal' Enroute we visit Fatehpur Sikri. Fatehpur Sikri buildings including the Jama Masjid, Tomb of Salim Chisti, Panch Mahal and other Palaces. After arrival in Agra, check in Hotel. Overnight Agra Hotel
Day :: 05 Agra – Orchha
After breakfast, you go for visit the Taj Mahal and the Agra Fort. The Taj Mahal of Agra is a monument built by emperor Shah Jahan in the memory of her wife Mumtaz Mahal while the Agra Fort was built by Emperor Akbar. After Lunch you proceed to Orchha. On arrival in Orchha, check into hotel. Overnight stay at Orchha hotel.
Day :: 06 Orchha - Khajuraho
After breakfast, you go for half-day city tour of Orchha. In Orchha you visit the Jahangir Mahal, Rajmahal and Phool Bagh. After lunch you drive to Khajuraho.
On arrival in Khajuraho, check into hotel. Overnight stay at Khajuraho hotel.
Day :: 07 Khajuraho Tour
After breakfast, we visit the world famous Khajuraho temples. These Temples were built by the Chandelas between 950 AD & 1050 AD.Main Temples are Chaunset Yogini Kali Temple, Chitragupta or Bharatji Temple with a lovely image of 11 headed Vishnu, the Mahadev Temple, Vishvanath & Nandi Temples, Visha Temple of Shiva, Lakshmana Temple which is the largest & most typical of temples.
Visit the Eastern group of Temples. Parasvanath Temple is the only exisiting Jain Temple at Khajuraho.The Javeri Temple is dedicated to Vishnu. The other temples in this group are those dedicated to Brahma, Yamuna and Adinath. Overnight stay at Khajuraho hotel.
Day :: 08 Khajuraho - Varanasi (By Air)
After a leisurely breakfast,Transfer in time to airport for flight to Varanasi
Upon arrival at Varanasi, check in hotel and relax. Spend the evening on the ghats of the Ganges. Overnight at Varanasi Hotel
Day :: 09 Varanasi – Patna (By Train)
After a leisurely breakfast, we will transfer you to the railway station to catch a train to Patna. On arrival in Patna in the evening, check into hotel. Evening free. Rest of day free for independent activities.
Overnight stay at Patna hotel.
Day :: 10 Patna
After breakfast, you go for the guided excursion to Vaishali where Lord Buddha preached his last sermon announcing his approaching Nirvana. Here you visit stupas holding urns containing ashes of Buddha and Ashok pillar erected by Emperor Ashoka to mark places sanctified by Buddha. The place is also known now for famous Madhubani paintings. Overnight at hotel in Patna.
Day :: 11 Patna - Kolkata (By Air)
After a leisurely breakfast. Relax in hotel. After lunch we will transfer to the airport to catch a flight to Kolkata.
On arrival in Kolkata, check into hotel. In the evening, drive around this once colonial city built in the 18th century.
Overnight at hotel in Kolkata .
Day :: 12 Kolkata - Chennai (By Air)
After a leisurely breakfast, you go for the half day city tour of Kolkata. In Kolkata you visit the Jain Temple, Victoria Memorial & drive past Howrah Bridge, Zoological Gardens, Dalhousie Square, Fort Williams, Secretariat Building and Old Court House Street. Later we transfer you to airport to to catch a flight to Chennai. On arrival in Chennai, check in hotel. Overnight at hotel in Chennai.
Day :: 13 Chennai Tour
After breakfast, we go for the full day city tour of Chennai. In sightseeing of Chennai you can visit Marina beach, Snake Park, Vivekananda House & Museum, Gudiyam Caves, Kapaleswar Temple, Birla Planetarium etc.other tourist places in Chennai/Madras. Overnight stay in Chennai hotel.
Day :: 14 Chennai - Kanchipuram - Mahabalipuram
After a leisurely breakfast, we proceed to Kanchipuram. Kanchipuram also called as city of thousand temples. Here you visit the temples dedicated to various gods and goddesses. Also visit the shopping area, as it is also home of weavers of the famed Kanchipuram silks. After lunch we proceed to Mamallapuram. On arrival in Mamallapuram, check into a Hotel/ Resort. Overnight stay in Mamallapuram Hotel / Resort
Day :: 15 Mahabalipuram - Pondicherry
After a leisurely breakfast, you proceed for a tour of Mamallapuram, here we visit the shore temples also visit Arjuna’s Penance, Five Rathas, Crocodile Bank, Thirukkalukundram, the Krishna Mandapam, the famous rathas and the Shore Temple etc. Later you proceed to Pondicherry and enjoy this quaint French town. Evening free on own to explore the city on your own. Overnight stay at Pondicherry hotel.
Day :: 16 Pondicherry Tour
Breakfast at hotel. After breakfast, you go for half-day sightseeing tour visiting Auroville and Aurobindo Ashram, Puducherry museum, Pondicherry Beach.
Overnight stay at Pondicherry hotel.
Day :: 17 Pondicherry – Madurai
After a leisurely breakfast, we drive to Madurai. On arrival in Madurai, check in hotel.
Rest of day free for independent activities.
Night Stay at hotel in Madurai
Day :: 18 Madurai - Trivandrum
After breakfast, you visit to Meenakshi Sundareshwar, one of the largest temple complexes in India built between the 16th and 18th centuries. It is estimated that 33 million sculptures are there. You also visit the Thirumalai Nayak Palace, Gandhi Museum. After lunch you proceed to Trivandrum. On arrival in Trivandrum, check in hotel.
Overnight stay at Trivandrum hotel.
Day :: 19 Trivandrum – Mumbai (By Air) - Mumbai - Aurangabad (By Air)
After breakfast you are free to spend time on the beach. After lunch we transfer to the airport to catch a flight to Mumbai and an evening flight to Aurangabad.
Overnight stay at Aurangabad hotel.
Day :: 20 Aurangabad
After breakfast, proceed to full day Sightseeing with excursion to Ajanta and Ellora Caves. In Ajanta Caves are approximately 30 caves at the site of Ajanta, of which cave number are 9, 10, 19, 26 and 29 are chaitya-grihas. The rest of the caves have been found to comprise of monasteries.
The Ellora Caves, is where one can see Buddhist, Jain and Hindu shrines dating back to 4th to 9th century A.D.
Return to Aurangabad Hotel and overnight will be at Aurangabad.
Day :: 21 Aurangabad – Mumbai
Early breakfast and check out the hotel. We will transfer you to airport to catch a flight back to Mumbai.
On arrival in Mumbai, check into hotel. After some rest you go foe full-day guided sightseeing of Mumbai covering Hanging Garden, Vidhan Sabha, Malabar Hill, Marine Drive, Dhobi Ghat and Prince of Wales Museum. Evening free to explore the local market.
Overnight stay at Mumbai hotel.
Day :: 22 Departure from Mumbai
After breakfast, check out the hotel and transfer to the airport / railways station for your onward destination. Tour Ends with sweet memories of incredible india