Sample Itineraries

      Highlights of India
       
      Temples of South India
       
      Holy Cities and Golden Triangle
       
      Rejuvenating Ayurveda
       
      Royal Rajasthan
       
      Temples and Backwaters of South India
       
      Nepal and Ladakh
       
     

    Short Itineraries / Extension Trips

      The Golden Triangle
     

    Delhi–Agra–Jaipur

       
      Beaches and Cultural India
     

    Mumbai–Goa–Aurangabad

       
      Evergreen Kerala
     

    Cochin–Kumarakom–Trivandrum

       
      Enchanting Tamilnadu
     

    Chennai–Pondicherry–Madurai

       
      Rural South India
     

    With Optional Naadi Readings

     

    Chennai–Madurai–Swamimalai

       
      Sacred & Sensual
     

    Delhi–Khajuraho–Varanasi

       
      Spiritual India
     

    Delhi–Haridwar–Rishikesh

       
      Cultural India
     

    Hampi–Hospet–Hassan

       
      Ayurveda & Wellness
     
     
     
     

    Experience the royal palaces and desert forts of the “Land of the Kings”

     
      11 nights / 12 days
     

    After the orientation in Delhi, fly to the romantic city of Udaipur, 'Venice of the East', a city surrounded by hills, lakes, palaces and temples. From here, you visit the stunningly beautiful Jain temple complex at Ranakpur before continuing your drive to Jodhpur, the “blue city”. Explore the magnificent Mehrangarh Fort before flying to the “pink city” of Jaipur enroute visiting the Nimaj Palace. Spend two nights in this “shoppers paradise” visiting the forts and palaces. The tour then takes you to Ranthampore to see the world famous tiger sanctuary before proceeding to Agra to view the beautiful Taj Mahal. Return to Delhi for any last minute shopping before departing international.

     
     

    Bullet DAY 1: DELHI Royal Rajasthan

    Late night arrival into Delhi. Stay overnight in Delhi.

    Bullet DAY 2: DELHI

    Sightseeing in Delhi - visit the Red Fort and Jama Masjid in Old Delhi. Drive past the India Gate, Parliament building and the Rashtrapati Bhawan, the official residence of the President of India. Visit the Qutub Minar and Humayun’s Tomb. Stay overnight in Delhi.

    Bullet DAY 3: DELHI / UDAIPUR

    Early morning fly to Udaipur. Morning explore this fascinating city and the City Palace. Evening boat ride on Lake Pichola. Stay overnight in Udaipur.

    Bullet DAY 4: UDAIPUR / RANAKPUR

    After breakfast drive to Ranakpur (2 hours) to visit the beautiful Jain temple. Stay overnight in Ranakpur.

    Bullet DAY 5: RANAKPUR / JODHPUR Royal Rajasthan

    Early morning drive to Jodhpur (2 hours). Walk through the bazaars. Afternoon jeep safari into the nearby villages inhabited by the Bishnoi tribes. These people are environmentalists and you will see their lifestyles, crafts and foods. Stay overnight in Jodhpur.

    Bullet DAY 6: JODHPUR / NIMAJ

    Morning visit the breathtaking Mehrangarh Fort on the hill. Afternoon drive to Nimaj (3 hours). Stay overnight in Nimaj.

    Bullet DAY 7: NIMAJ / JAIPUR

    After breakfast drive to Jaipur (around 4 hours). Afternoon visit the Hawa Mahal also called as the Palace of Winds and the City Palace. Evening will be time for shopping. Stay overnight in Jaipur.

    Bullet DAY 8: JAIPUR

    This morning you will visit the 16th century stately palace complex of the Amber Fort. Afternoon drive to the nearby village of Samode to visit the 19th century Samode Palace, one of the best heritage hotels in the country depicting Rajput-Moghul architecture. Dinner will be at the beautiful Samode Palace. Stay overnight in Jaipur.

    Bullet DAY 9: JAIPUR / RANTHAMBORE

    Morning you will have time for shopping. After lunch drive to Ranthambore (approximately 3 hours). Stay overnight in Ranthambore.

    Bullet DAY 10: RANTHAMBORE Royal Rajasthan

    Early in the morning go for a game viewing drive. This is the best time to see the jungle as the jungle slowly comes to life. You will have an option for a late afternoon game drive. Stay overnight in Ranthambore.

    Bullet DAY 11: RANTHAMBORE / AGRA

    After breakfast drive to Agra, enroute visiting the ghost city of Fatehpur Sikri. Stay overnight in Agra.

    Bullet DAY 12: AGRA / DEPARTURE

    Morning visit the splendid Taj Mahal and Agra Fort. After lunch, drive to Delhi to connect International flights back home.

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    TOUR ENDS
     
    Rates starting from US $4500
     
    INCLUSIONS
     
    • Accommodation in good quality western standard hotels / resorts
    • All taxes and meals
    • All ground transport and guide services
    • Entry tickets to monuments
    • Boat ride in Udaipur, village safari at Nimaj or Jodhpur, elephant ride in Jaipur, rikshaw ride in Delhi
    • Accompanying Tour Escort
    • Domestic flight (Delhi – Udaipur)
     
    EXCLUSIONS
     
    • Items of personal expense
    • International flights
     
    PLEASE NOTE
     
    • For budget travelers the same itinerary can be worked using lower cost clean budget hotels
    • For luxury travelers, the same itinerary can be reworked using 5 star or 7 star hotels wherever possible
    • Rates subject to change depending on the group size
     

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