Taj Mahal with Varanasi and Culcutta Tour
Duration : 09 Nights / 10 Days
Destination: Delhi – Jaipur – Agra – Varanasi – Calcutta
Day 01: Arrive Delhi
On arrival meet and assist at the airport and transfer to your hotel and overnightght stay Delhi.
Day 02: Delhi
After breakfast , full day sightseeing Old Delhi and New Delhi, Start Raj Ghat, Red fort & Jama Masjid. Later on proceed to visit the New Delhi. The Qutub Minar, tallest stone tower in India, imposing India Gate and the Rastrapathi Bhawan, Lotus Temple and, Laxmi Narayan Temple. after sightseeing back to hotel. Overnight stay in hotel.
Day 03: Delhi – Jaipur by train
After Breakfast check out hotel and drop to New Delhi Railway Staton On arrival pick up and transfer to hotel. After lunch, visit Hawa Mahal , Birla Temple etc. Rest of the day will be free for individual activities.
Day 04: Jaipur
After Breakfast breakfast excursion to Amber Fort: At a distance of 11 kms from Jaipur, Amber was the ancient capital of Jaipur state. Construction of the fort began in 1592 by Raja Man Singh, the Rajput commander of Akbar’s army and is a superb example of Rajput architecture. Elephant ride from the foothills of the Aravallis to the fort entrance Afternoon, city tour of Jaipur. Visit the City Palace which has museum having an extensive collection of art, carpets, enamel ware and weapons; Jantar Mantar – the observatory built my Maharaja Jai Singh in 1728 and the façade of Hawa Mahal.
Day 05: Jaipur to Agra by train
After Breakfast check out hotel , and transfer to Jaipur Railway Station ,take to train to Agra. on arrive pickup from Agra Railway Station and transfer to hotel. after fresh up , visit to Taj mahal. Overnight stay in Hotel.
Day 06: Agra – Varanasi ( 596 kms)
After breakfast, visit Taj Mahal and Agra fort. and evening, board the train to Varanasi. Overnight on board.
Day 07: Varanasi
You will be met at the railway station this morning and transferred to your hotel. Later this morning, you will be taken on a tour of Varanasi, which is perhaps the oldest continuously inhabited city in the world. The narrow alleyways of the old part of the city as
well as the embankments on the river Ganges are almost like the settings of a movie on medieval India except that the scenes unfolding in front of your eyes are very real! The evening is free for you to relax.
Day 08: Varanasi to Calcutta
After a very early morning wake up call today, leave your hotel well before sunrise to go into the city center of Varanasi. Even at this early hour, the embankments on the river Ganges are a hub of activity as residents as well as pilgrims from all over the country prepare to bathe in the river at sunrise considered a particularly auspicious time. A traditional, hand rowed country boat has been reserved for you to cruise on the river slowly as the sun makes an appearance on the horizon and life unfolds on the banks of the river, exactly as it has done for the past thousands of years.
Return to your hotel for breakfast, before taking another tour of this ancient city. Later, you will be transferred back to the railway station for your onward journey to Calcutta. Observe the fascinating Indian countryside with its farms and villages unfold from your train window, before darkness falls and you settle in for the night on the train.
Day 09: Calcutta
EAfter an early morning arrival cross the busy Howrah Bridge, teeming with pedestrians and all kinds of traffic an amazing sight! Take an orientation tour of the city, well known for its colonial era buildings, museums and art galleries. The afternoon is at you leisure.
Day 10: Calcutta
The morning is free until your early evening transfer to the airport.