Best of North India Tours

Duration : 9 Nights / 10 Days

Destinations Covered : Delhi - Agra - Jaipur - Jodhpur - Mount Abu - Udaipur - Mumbai


Day 01 : Arrive Delhi

Arrive Delhi by international flight. Meeting and assistance on arrival and transfer to the hotel. Afternoon city sightseeing tour of Old and New Delhi. Half day city sightseeing tour visiting Qutab Minar, Humayun's Tomb, India Gate (War Memorial), Lakshmi Narayan Temple - a modern Hindu Temple, drive past President's House, Parliament House and Secretariat Buildings. Also visit Raj Ghat and Shanti Vana - the cremation sites of Mahatma Gandhi and Jawaharlal Nehru, Jama Masjid and drive past Red Fort and Chandni Chowk. Overnight stay at the hotel.

Humayun's Tomb
Himayun's Tomb, Delhi
Day 02 : Delhi - Agra (195 kms / 122 miles)

Buffet breakfast at hotel. Morning leave Delhi by car for Agra. On arrival at Agra, check-in at the hotel. Afternoon city sightseeing tour of Agra. City tour of Agra, the world famous Taj Mahal built by the Mughal Emperor Shah Jehan in 1630 for his queen Mumtaz Mahal to enshrine her mortal remains. Also visit the Agra Fort (Halls of Private and Public audience), Itmad-ud-Daula and other palaces. Overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 03 : Agra - Jaipur (232 kms / 145 miles)

Buffet breakfast at hotel. Morning leave Agra by car for Jaipur en route visiting Fatehpur Sikri. Fatehpur Sikri, 38 km from Agra, built by Emperor Akbar in 1569 and abandoned after 15 years due to scarcity of water. On arrival at Jaipur, check-in at the hotel. Afternoon city sightseeing tour of Jaipur. City tour of Jaipur, visiting Maharaja's City Palace, the Hawa Mahal (Palace of Winds), the Royal Observatory, Ram Niwas Gardens, Albert Hall and the Museum. Later, drive through this "Pink City's" business and residential areas. Overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 04 : Jaipur

Buffet breakfast at hotel. Morning excursion to Amber Fort including elephant ride. Amber Fort, the ancient capital of the State until 1728. Visit the Jagmandir or the Hall of victory glittering with mirrors, Jai Mahal and Temple of Kali. Ascend on Elephant back, the hill, on which the fort is situated. Rest of the day at leisure. Overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 05 : Jaipur - Jodhpur

Buffet breakfast at hotel. Later transfer to airport to connect flight for Jodhpur. Assistance on arrival and transfer to the hotel. Afternoon city sightseeing tour of Jodhpur. City tour of Jodhpur, visiting the Mehrangarh Fort, situated on a low sandstone Hill, including Moti Mahal and Phool Mahal. Also visit Jaswant Thada an imposing Marble Memoriam built in 1899 and the museum located in the Umaid Bhawan Palace. Overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 06 : Jodhpur - Mount Abu (326 kms / 204 miles)

Buffet breakfast at hotel. Morning leave Jodhpur by car for Mount Abu en route visiting Ranakpur. On arrival at Mount Abu, check-in at the hotel. Rest of day day at leisure. Overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 07 : Mount Abu - Udaipur (185 kms / 116 miles)

Buffet breakfast at hotel. Morning city sightseeing tour of Mount Abu. City tour of Mount Abu, visiting Dilwara Temples consisting of five Jain Temples built at the beginning of the 11th century with intricate ornamental carvings represent the climax in the art of decoration in stone. Also visit Nakki Lake, Toad Rock, Achalagarh Fort etc. Later leave Mount Abu by car for Udaipur. On arrival at Udaipur, check-in at the hotel. Overnight stay at the hotel.

Fatehsagar Lake
Fatehsagar Lake, Udaipur
Day 08 : Udaipur

Buffet breakfast at hotel. Morning city sightseeing tour of Udaipur. City tour of Udaipur, visiting the City Palace, Jagdish Temple, Bhartiya Lok Kala Mandir (Folk Art Museum), Fatehsagar Lake, Pratap Smarak, Sajjan Niwas Garden and Sahelion-Ki-Bari (Queen's resort for her friends). Evening boat cruise on Lake Pichola. The lake is 4 km long and 3 km broad, surrounded by splendid hills, palaces, temples, bathing ghats and embankments. Visit the island palace Jag Niwas which is beautifully set in the Lake. Overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 09 : Udaipur - Mumbai

Buffet breakfast at hotel. Later transfer to airport to board flight for Mumbai. Assistance on arrival and transfer to the hotel. Afternoon city sightseeing tour of Mumbai. City tour of Mumbai, visiting Gateway of India, Prince of Wales Museum, Fish Aquarium, Jain Temple, Hanging Gardens on the slopes of Malabar Hills offering nice view of Marine Lines & Chowpatty Beach, Kamla Nehru Park, Mani Bhawan (Where Mahatma Gandhi used to stay) then to Dhobi Ghat. Also drive past Afghan Church, Flora Fountain, colourful Crawford Market and Marine Drive. Overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 10 : Leave Mumbai

Transfer to international airport to connect flight for onward destination.