This journey travels through the classic sights of India's most populist circuit – Delhi, Agra and Jaipur. This tour has been put together to represent the colourful shades that can be witnessed whilst travelling through the princely state. Start by exploring the Mughal and Imperial monuments of Delhi from here travel to Agra, home of the impressive Taj Mahal and end your stay discovering the pink city of Jaipur.
Check in at hotel. Spend rest of day at leisure.
Sightseeing tour of the Old and New Delhi, visiting the Jama Masjid (1465 A.D.), drive through the fabled Chandni Chowk (Silver Street) and see the Red Fort, Rajghat, where the "Father of the nation", Mahatma Gandhi, was cremated; the 72M high Qutab Minar, the 1500-year-old Iron Pillar, government buildings, the President's House, Parliament House, India Gate, Laxmi Narayan Temple, and last but not least Delhi's main shopping centre, Connaught Place.
After breakfast departure to Agra by bus or private air conditioned car, a distance of 203Km. - about 4 1/2 Hours. After arriving at hotel in the late afternoon, visit the Agra Fort and the Taj Mahal recently awarded as one of the Modern Seven Wonders of the world.
Drive to Jaipur, a distance of 235Km. - about 6 hours by bus or private air conditioned car. On the way to Jaipur visit the Fatehpur-Sikri, an ancient city built by Akbar that had to be deserted due to lack of water. A very impressive sight. Evening is free for relaxing or shopping. Jaipur is great for purchases of jewelry and clothing. Stay at Jai Mahal Palace.
Morning visit to Amber Fort including a climb to the Castle riding on the back of an elephant. Later, visit the Temple of Kali. In the afternoon visit the "pink" city and its many interesting sights.
Drive to Delhi, a distance of 260Km. - about 6 hours by bus or private air conditioned car. Transfer to Delhi Airport for flight home.