Discover the diverse culture and rich heritage of North India. Journey through the Golden Triangle of India – in Jaipur, uncover regal palaces and erstwhile palaces, in Agra, witness the romance of white marble, and in Delhi, unearth centuries old monuments and bustling city life. In Udaipur, tranquil lakeside sojourns await, while in Ranthambore, prepare for run-ins with the enigmatic Royal Bengal Tiger. Enjoy the finest boutique accommodation and warm Indian hospitality no matter where your North India tour takes you!

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Itinerary Summary

DayPlaceHighlightsHotel Options
1 - 3DelhiRed Fort, Humayuns Tomb, Jama Masjid, Qutab Minar, India GateMaidens Hotel, The Claridges
3 - 4AgraTaj Mahal, Agra Fort, Fatehpur SikriThe Trident Agra, ITC Mughal
4 - 5RanthamboreJeep Safaris, Wildlife, Nature, Tiger Sightings, Ranthambore FortTree Leaf Kipling Lodge Ranthambore, Khem Villas
5 - 8JaipurAmber Fort, City Palace, The Palace of Winds, Jantar MantarThe Trident Jaipur, Shahpura House
8 - 11UdaipurBoat Ride on Scenic Lake Pichola, City Palace, Aravalli HillsFateh Niwas, The Trident Udaipur
11 - 11DelhiRed Fort, Humayuns Tomb, Jama Masjid, Qutab Minar, India Gate

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Itinerary Details

Day 1 - 3

International Arrival

Transfer from the Airport to your Hotel

Delhi

2 Days

Delhi, the City of Djinns (spirits) is yours to discover! Let us take you on a journey of India’s capital that covers 5,000 years, from its imperial history and two World Heritage sites to today’s electric contemporary vibe.

Included Activities

Highlights Of Delhi: Religious Masterpieces
Experience a plethora of famous sights during your half day tour of Delhi. Venture to the Qutub Minar, a towering red sandstone and white marble structure boasting Indo-Islamic architecture of ancient India. This UNESCO World Heritage Site is the world’s tallest brick minaret. Wander in Lodhi Gardens, a tranquil place with landscaped features boasting beautiful streams. Discover many architecturally-beautiful temples – including the Bahá’í House of Worship, popularly known as the Lotus Temple due to its flowerlike shape. A masterpiece of architecture, recognized by the mysterious connection it establishes with our heart, the lotus represents purity and tenderness and is a gathering place where people of all religions may worship God without denominational restrictions. Head to the ISKCON temple which is devoted to Hindu God Krishna. (Half Day, Private Activity & Transfer; Fitness Level: Easy; Lotus Temple closed on Mondays)

Walled City Heritage Walk
Explore the myriad charms of Old Delhi on this walking tour! A seamless blend between historic buildings and modern socio-cultural customs and mores, each corner of the old city pays homage to its glorious, vibrant heritage. Stroll down the long, winding alleys of the 17th century Walled City, called so because it was fortified on all four sides by a wall built by Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan when he declared Delhi the capital of India. Admire the magnificent havelis or Indian traditional mansions with impressive doorways that will take you back in time. Bask in the rich heritage of Shahjahanabad that has endured over the ages. Listen to anecdotes and tales of the past and return with a keen understanding of the city’s and the country’s cultural heritage. (Half day, Duration: 3 hrs; Private Activity; Fitness Level: Moderate)

Hotel Options
Maidens Hotel – Opt 1
RoomHeritage Room
MealsBreakfast
StyleHeritage
The Claridges – Opt 2
RoomClaridges Room
MealsBreakfast
StyleInternational
Day 3 - 4

Drive from Delhi to Agra (205 km, 4 hrs)

Agra

1 Day

Discover the magic of white marble at Agra! The city is home to UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of the Seven Wonders of the World, the Taj Mahal.

Included Activities

Highlights Of Agra
Romance at sunset and have your audience with the white marble Mughal mausoleum of the Taj Mahal, grandly overlooking the Yamuna River, during your Half day tour of Agra. Head to the lesser known Mehtab Bagh for prime viewing of the world’s greatest monument of love. The Taj Mahal is not the only UNESCO World Heritage site to explore in Agra – you can witness the divine red sandstone Agra Fort, also a player in this renowned undying love story. (Activity Type : Private;Ideal For: All;Best Time to Visit: All Year;Total Duration: 5 hours;Timings: 08:00 – 18:00 hours;Closed: Taj Mahal Closed on Friday.)

Visit To Fatehpur Sikri
Discover the former Mughal capital of Fatehpur Sikri that was built and founded in the 1500s by the third Mughal Emperor, Akbar. This was a planned imperial city that would bring leaders of many religions together as Akbar held ideals of a syncretistic faith. Unfortunately just ten years after completion the city was deserted due to drought and water shortages. Now a UNESCO world heritage site, this half day tour is a very popular stop en route from Agra to Jaipur. (Half Day, Private Activity en route to Jaipur; Fitness Level: Easy)

Hotel Options
The Trident Agra – Opt 1
RoomDeluxe Garden View
MealsBreakfast
StyleInternational
ITC Mughal – Opt 2
RoomMughal Room
MealsBreakfast
StyleInternational
Day 4 - 5

Drive from Agra to Bharatpur (51 km, 1 hr)

Board the Golden Temple Mail 12904 train departing from Bharatpur at 10:45 hrs and arriving in Ranthambore at 13:00 hrs

Drive from Sawai Madhopur to Ranthambore (17 km, 30 min)

Ranthambore

1 Day

Ranthambore National Park is a wildlife enthusiast’s dream! Sprawling over a vast expanse near Sawai Madhopur, the park encompasses the adjoining forests of Kaila Devi and Man Singh Sanctuary.

Included Activities

Shared Safari-Ranthambore ( Morning And Evening)
Safari in style! Ranthambore National Park is a hotspot for discovering the celebrated Bengal tiger in its native habitat! Head out into thick foliage on morning and afternoon safaris, which are the best times for the big cats to reveal themselves. Safari routes are selected using a government-run lottery system, so it is the luck of the draw as to which path you take, however all of them provide a fascinating variety of native wildlife and bird life for you to witness. (Full Day, Shared Activity & Transfer, Travel time to Activity: 30 mins, Duration: each safari 3.5 hrs , Fitness level: Easy; please wear comfortable walking shoes and light colored clothing. Please note that each jeep will accommodate 6 people in total.)

Hotel Options
RoomHideaway Garden Cottage
MealsFull Board and Safari
StyleLodge
Khem Villas – Opt 2
RoomTent
MealsBreakfast
StyleLodge
Day 5 - 8

Drive from Ranthambore to Jaipur (200 km, 4 hrs)

Jaipur

3 Days

Jaipur is the eternal rose pink city and gateway to North India’s most colorful state, Rajasthan.

Included Activities

Highlights Of Jaipur (Half Day): Heritage Walking Tour
Experience the history of Jaipur on this half day tour. Begin with a heritage walk of the old markets, brimming with friendly locals as they go about their daily lives and an array of vibrant goods for sale. Jaipur boasts some of the finest jewelry and textile markets, particularly with its specialist semi precious stone jewelry. For those wishing to find their own gems, a visit to Johari Bazaar, the principal jeweler’s market is a must. Visit the contemporary Birla Mandir (Lakshminarayan Temple), dedicated to the Hindu Goddess of wealth, and the 18th century Moti Dungri Ganesha Temple, dedicated to the elephant-headed Hindu God of auspiciousness. Venture to the classical 1960s movie theater, Raj Mandir Cinema to absorb the fanfare of Bollywood royalty! (Half Day, Private Activity & Transfer; Fitness Level: Easy)

Heritage Food Tour Of Jaipur
Discover the interesting sights, sounds and flavors of Jaipur, located in northwestern India. Accompanied by your local guide, navigate the colorful streets and lively narrow by-lanes of the walled city on foot. Pass by heritage buildings, palaces, and historical landmarks that make up the beautiful ‘Pink City’. Drop by local markets that feature spices, flowers, fruits, and vegetables, getting a glimpse of Indian food and culture. Visit a handful of legendary, age-old stalls, learning about quaint family-run establishments. Sample the fascinating local cuisine that offers choices of vegetarian and meat dishes. Try an assortment of traditional sweets and savories made from recipes that have been passed down for generations. Savor delicious preparations, soaking in the flavors and aromas of the region’s royal heritage. Sip on the ubiquitous ‘masala chai’ tea while mingling with locals at street corners. Chew on paan (flavored betel leaf), an after-dinner specialty, ending your tour with a stimulating mouthful! (Half Day; Duration: 2 hrs; Private Activity & Transfer; Meal included: Yes; Fitness level: Moderate; Please note that this this activity is not available during national/public holidays and festivals.)

Hotel Options
RoomDeluxe Garden View
MealsBreakfast
StyleInternational
Shahpura House – Opt 2
RoomRoyal Suite
MealsBreakfast
StyleHeritage
Day 8 - 11

Drive from Jaipur to Udaipur (450 km, 6 hrs)

Udaipur

3 Days

Udaipur is the City of Lakes! Tucked away in the heart of the forested Aravalli Hills, this regally romantic city has always stood out from Rajasthan’s other desert cities with its network of manmade lakes.

Included Activities

Cycle Ride In Udaipur
Deviate from the mundane – venture on a bicycle expedition of the City of the Lakes; catch glimpses of Udaipur ‘s diverse cultural colors, pretty lakes, scenic mountains and shops! Set forth for a few hours (or for an entire day…as you wish) starting at Fateh Sagar Lake, shaped like a pear and embellished by 3 small islands, towards Badi Lake, graced by 3 artistic chhatris – kiosks/pavilions, along an interesting route covering some of Udaipur’s popular sights.

Heritage Walk In Udaipur (Half Day)
Discover the City of Lakes! From lively markets to stunning art and craftwork, Udaipur has a lot to offer culture and heritage enthusiasts. Set out from your hotel to discover the myriad labyrinths of the incredible town. Discover local handicrafts at bustling local markets as you meet local craftsmen. Strike up conversations with locals that will leave you with indelible impressions of Rajasthani life. Explore ancient sites, grand palaces and heritage buildings such as havelis – traditional Rajasthani homes, and visit picturesque locations frequented by the Maharajas (kings) of yore. At the end of your tour, return to your hotel. (Half Day, Private Activity & Transfer, Travel time to activity: 30 mins, Duration: 4 hrs, Fitness level: Moderate, as there is some walking involved. If you have a preference for timing, please tell your travel consultant at the time of booking, otherwise our team will schedule the tour at the best available time.)

Set Sail At Lake Pichola
Experience the beauty of royal Rajasthan on a boat ride along Lake Pichola, overlooking the magnificent Lake, City Palace, and other historic sites and ghats of Udaipur. Your tour boat will cast off from the ghat or lakeside, which is barely a few minutes from your hotel. Enjoy a spectacular view of this magnificent medieval city on a romantic evening ride along the lake. Get to know the enthralling stories of the Maharanas of Mewar, including heroic tales of Udaipur’s brave kings and queens, on your leisurely ride. (Duration: 1 hr, Time of Day: Evening; Private Activity; Fitness Level: Easy; Maximum group of 10 for each boat. )

Hotel Options
Fateh Niwas – Opt 1
RoomDeluxe Room
MealsBreakfast, Lunch, Dinner
StyleResort
RoomDeluxe Garden View
MealsBreakfast
StyleInternational
Day 11 - 11

Flight from Udaipur to Delhi

Delhi

0 Days

Delhi, the City of Djinns (spirits) is yours to discover! Let us take you on a journey of India’s capital that covers 5,000 years, from its imperial history and two World Heritage sites to today’s electric contemporary vibe.

Transfer to the airport for your international departure

International Airport

 Price & Inclusions

  • Option 1 From $ 2,468 /person
  • Option 2 From $ 2,852 /person

Prices are in USD and exclude international flights. This trip price is based on low season rates for accommodation and other applicable services, and may change depending on availability, currency fluctuations and number of people traveling together. For high season prices, please contact us with your exact travel dates and preferences.

Price Includes

  • Accommodation in one double room for 12 days / 11 nights
  • Meals as indicated
  • Flights mentioned below on Economy Class unless otherwise specified:
    • Udaipur – Delhi
  • The following train journeys in the highest class available :
    • Bharatpur – Ranthambore (Golden Temple Mail – Dep.10:45 hrs, Arr.13:00 hrs)
  • All activities as listed :
    • Delhi: Highlights of Delhi: Religious Masterpieces
    • Delhi: Walled City Heritage Walk
    • Agra: Visit to Fatehpur Sikri
    • Agra: Highlights of Agra
    • Ranthambore: Shared Safari-Ranthambore ( Morning and Evening)
    • Jaipur: Highlights of Jaipur (Half Day): Heritage Walking Tour
    • Jaipur: Heritage Food Tour of Jaipur
    • Udaipur: Cycle Ride in Udaipur
    • Udaipur: Heritage Walk in Udaipur (Half Day)
    • Udaipur: Set Sail at Lake Pichola
  • All airport and hotel transfers
  • A high-quality air conditioned vehicle with unlimited mileage and a trusted chauffeur throughout your trip, apart from during your stay at a beach/backwater resort or houseboat if applicable.
  • All activities described in the itinerary, including entrance fees wherever applicable, accompanied by our tour guide
  • Your Trip Coordinator: a 24/7 point of contact, supporting you during your trip
  • Welcome kit including all important documents and information regarding your itinerary
  • Insolvency insurance
  • Fees and taxes
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Cultural Hotspots and Heritage Havens of India

12 days $ 2,468 / person

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