Day 1 Flight to India (Delhi)
Around Midnight arrival in Delhi. The cosmopolitan City and capital
Delhi is the main gateway for travelers. You will meet our company
staff representative and transferred to your Hotel.
Day 2 Delhi
Today full day city tour covering - Qutab Minar,
Laxmi Narayan Temple - The Place of Gods,
Gate - The memorial of martyrs, Parliament House
- The Government Headquarters. In the afternoon take a city tour of
Old Delhi covering Jama Masjid - The largest mosque in
Asia, Red Fort - The red stone magic, Humayun
Tomb, Gandhi memorial - The memoir of father
of the nation. Overnight hotel.
Day 3 Jaipur
Morning drive to Jaipur, the pink city. Transfer to hotel for
overnight stay. Evening free to relax and explore the city.
Day 4 Jaipur
Elephant ride at Amber Fort in the morning.
Sightseeing tour of Jaipur including Hawa Mahal,
Royal Observatory, City Palace, Nawab
Sahab Ki Haveli and Johari Bazar. Overnight
stay at hotel.
Day 5 Agra
Drive to Agra en-route visiting Fatehpur Sikri.
Transfer to hotel for overnight stay. Afternoon sightseeing tour of
the city including Taj Mahal, Agra Fort
and Itmad-ud-daula's tomb.
Agra - One of the India's top tourist attractions, the city
of Taj, the white marble requiem of love, Agra was transformed by
Mughal monarchs into a land of art, culture, architectural splendor,
learning and commerce. Besides the majestic buildings, the
leatherwork and pietra dura marble-inlay work of Agra is an
inseparable part of the city's identity. Agra Fort and
Itmad-ud-daulah's tomb are the legendary gems of Mughal
Day 6 Varanasi Flight to Varanasi
Transfer to hotel for overnight stay. Afternoon excursion to
Sarnath including visit to Dhamekh Stupa.
Overnight stay at hotel in Varanasi.
Day 7 Varanasi
Varanasi - Also known as Benaras or Kashi, this 3000-year old living
city of India, holds
an uppermost position in all the Hindu
pilgrimage centres. Besides the holy Ghats of River Ganges,
one must visit the Vishwanath temple or Golden Temple
dedicated to Vishveswara-Shiva with 800 kg of gold plating on its
towers provided by Maharaja Ranjit Singh of Lahore, Benaras Hindu
University, a great centre of learning and the largest residential
university in Asia, Tulsi Manas Temple built in the
modern marble shikhara-style, Durga temple built in
the 18th century by Bengali maharani and is stained red with ochre,
17th century Ram Nagar Fort & Museum and Bharat
Mata Temple. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 8 Bodhgaya Transfer to Bodhgaya
Excursions to Rajgir, Nalanda, Sapta pari cave and Venevamas.
Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 9 Bodhgaya
Bodhgaya - After several year of rigorous meditation, it was here
Siddhartha became enlightened and became the Buddha
under a Peepal Tree. It is the most sacred spot for Buddhists from
all over the world. The highlights of the city are the Bodhi
Tree, the Mahabodhi Stupa besides several
other monasteries to visit Tibetan Monastery, Thai Monastery,
Myanmar Monastery, Chinese Monastery, Bhutanese Monastery, Japanese
Monastery and Sri Lankan Monastery.
Day 10 Kushinagar
Morning drive to Vaishali, where Buddha delivered his last sermon.
Sightseeing tour of the city including Ashok Pillar,
Lotus tank and Chaumukhi. Transfer to
Kushinagar for overnight stay.
Day 11 Lumbini
Morning drive to Lumbini enroute visiting Mahanirvana Temple.
Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 12 Balrampur
Morning visit to temple of Mayadevi, the ruins of an old monastery
and some new stupas. Afternoon drive to Balrampur enroute visiting
Sravasti seeing Jetavana Monastery.
Transfer to hotel on arrival for overnight stay.
Day 13 Lucknow
Morning sightseeing tour of the city. Later drive to Lucknow.
Transfer to hotel for overnight stay.
Day 14 Lucknow
Morning sightseeing tour of the city including Imambara
and Rumi Darwaza.
Evening flight to Delhi. Transfer to
hotel for overnight stay at Delhi.
Day 15 Delhi
After breakfast, day free to relax and explore the city until
evening transfer to airport for flight to onward destination.