North India is packed with excitement, history, culture, wildlife, adventure and much more. Let it be the forts and palaces of Rajasthan, the majestic tigers of Bandhavgarh, the spiritual capital Varanasi or the imperial beauty of the famous Taj Mahal, everything would amaze you as soon as you step into this wonderland. The North Indian food is another aspect of this tour which you would love the most.
18 Days - 17 Nights (Delhi - Jaipur - Agra - Orcha - Khajuraho - Varanasi - Delhi - Agra - Bandhavgarh - Kanha - Jabalpur - Delhi )
Day 1 : Late night arrival in Delhi and be met by our Best of North India tourism representative at the airport welcoming you to India with fresh flower garlands. Transfer to the hotel for immediate occupancy of the rooms already reserved for you during best of north India.
Day 2 : Today explore the Best of North India city of Delhi visiting Red Fort and thereafter a rickshaw drive up to Jama Masjid through the busy streets of Chandni chowk. Thereafter continue to visit India Gate and Govt. Buildings, Humayun’s Tomb and Qutab Minar. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 3 : Travel by good roads to Jaipur reaching by lunch time ( 260 kms 6 hrs drive). Afternoon city tour to see the Hawa Mahal (Palace of Winds), the ancient 18th century Observatory, the huge City Palace, Markets and Bazaars during North India tourism. Overnight in Jaipur.
Day 4 : Early morning visit to the Fort of Amer which was the capital of ancient Rajputs. Ride up to the gates on elephant back and explore the great fortress palace buildings. Afternoon free at leisure. Overnight in Jaipur.
Day 5 : In the morning continue by road via the superb ruined city of Fatehpur Sikri to Agra ( 240 kms 6 hrs). In the evening visit the exquisite Taj Mahal and relish the spectacular sight at sunset during North India tourism. Overnight in Agra.
Day 6: Full day city tour of Agra. Visit Sikandra, the tomb of the great Mughal Emperor Akbar, the Agra Fort with private chambers of Shahjehan and best of north India. You will also have the chance to visit Best of North India tourism the shops of marble inlay and observe craftsmen at inlay work. Overnight in Agra.
Day 7: Early morning transfer to railway station to board Shatabdi Express train to Jhansi. Visit Orchha (20 kms) where you see the Ramraja Temple and the Chaturbhuj Temple and also witness murals at Jehangiri palace. Overnight at Orchha.
Day 8 : In the morning drive from Orchha to Khajuraho (180 kms-4 hrs drive).In the afternoon visit the Khajuraho temples. These temples were built between 9th century and 12th century A.D. and are the most exquisite specimen of Hindu architecture and sculpture in medieval India. Though erotic sculptures are the tourist places in North India to common visitor, these erotic figures are only part of sublime and sensuality. Overnight in Khajuraho.
Day 9 : Transfer to airport for flight to Varanasi. In the afternoon excursion to Sarnath - 10 kms from Varanasi, one of the major Buddhist centres. Take a look at magnificent stupa and mighty stone pillar erected by the legendry king Ashoka. Overnight in Varanasi. Transfer to airport for flight to Varanasi. In the afternoon excursion to Sarnath - 10 kms from Varanasi, one of the major Buddhist centres. Take a look at magnificent stupa and mighty stone pillar erected by the legendry king Ashoka. Overnight in Varanasi.
Day 10 : Morning breakfast at hotel and leave for city tour of Agra visiting world famous Taj Mahal, one of the seven wonder of the world.A pristine monument of undying love and also visit The rusty red sand stone Agra fort.The first of the great mughal buildings where three Mughal emperor left there foot prints.Later transfer to railway station to board train to Umaria the nearest train station to Bandhavgarh national park. Overnight in the train..
Day 11 : Morning breakfast at hotel and leave for city tour of Agra visiting world famous Taj Mahal, one of the seven wonder of the world.A pristine monument of undying love and also visit The rusty red sand stone Agra fort.The first of the great mughal buildings where three Mughal emperor left there foot prints.Later transfer to railway station to board train to Umaria the nearest train station to Bandhavgarh national park. Overnight in the train.
Day 12 : Early morning arrive umaria and transfer to Bandhavgarh 35 kms/01 hrs drive. Upon arrival check in at hotel. After tea/coffee jungle drive to the park to the park which supports animals such as Panther, Nilgai, wild boar, jackal, gaaur, Sambaar and porcupine and many species of birds in addition to tiger.return back to hotel for breakfast. afternoon another safari ti the park. Ovenight at lodge Bandhavgarh.
Day 13: Morning and afternoon Jungle drive to park to see wild cats and other wild animals including Dhok the wild dog. Overnight at hotel
Day 14 : Morning and afternoon again pay visit to the national park hoping to see the wild cats. Overnight in Bandhavgarh.
Day 15 : Morning breakfast at hotel and drive to Kanha national park through picturesque landscape which rapidly changes reaching there by noon.Upon arrival check in at lodge. Afternoon Jungle safari by jeep in the Kiplings park to see tigers, bison, barking deer, four horned antelopes etc. Overnight at hotel.
Day 16: The whole day today will be an adventurous day with two excursions of the park either on elephant back or in jeeps, one inthe morning or one in the evening. The Kanha National Park with its lightly wooded and interspersed rivers streams and canals make up for an excellent landscape.The park is very well organized and it is almost guaranteed that you will have at least one encounter with the tiger. Overnight in Kanha lodg.
Day 17 : Morning short jungle safari to the park and after breakfast drive to jabalpur railway station to board train for Delhi. Overnight in train.
Day 18 : Morning arrive Delhi. meeting/assistance at railway station and transfer to hotel for wash and change. later in the evening transfer to airport to board return flight.
Witness this very sacred ritual done every day at the Ghats of Varanasi
Take pleasure in an exciting Jungle Jeep Safari through the dense forest of Bandhavgarh National Park.
Visit the most iconic monument in the World, the Taj Mahal and admire the celestial beauty of its marvellous architecture