Duration :(15 Nights / 16 Days )
Destinations :Delhi – Jaipur – Agra – Mussoorie – Haridwar – Rishikesh - Ranikhet – Binsar - Almora – Nainita
Tour Overview :
16 day tour visiting India's most famous Golden Trianlge tour and travel to the well known Hill stations of Uttaranchal pradesh to enjoy the beuatiful landscapes and hospitable people.
Tour Hightlights :
- - Tour of Delhi - Agra and Jaipur.
- - Visit the hill station of Mussoories with its waterfalls.
- - Enjoy the nature and lakes of Nainital.
- - Visit off beaten towns of Ranikhet, Binsar and Almora.
- - Enjoy the nature at its best leisurley.
Tour Itinerary :
Day 01 – Arrive New Delhi
Meeting and greetings on arrival at Delhi's international airport and transfer to the hotel for overnight stay.
Day 02 – At Delhi
Morning after relaxed breakfast at around 8 AM met your licensed guide and car at hotel lobby and proceed for combined tour of Old and New Delhi where visit Qutub Minar, Bahai Temple, Humayun’s Tomb, Cremation site of Mahatama Gandhi – Rajghat, Red Fort, Jama Mosque, Chandni Chowk, India gate and President’s house.
Overnight at hotel.
Day 03 – Delhi to Jaipur
Morning after buffet breakfast at the hotel proceed to Jaiur by car in around 5 hours time. Arrive Jaipur and check in at the HOTEL. Rest of the afternoon free to relax. Evening proceed to Chokhi Dhani Ethnic Village to see artificial local life and traditional dinner from Rajasthan state. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 04 – At Jaipur
Morning after breakfast at the hotel excursion to AMBER FORT which includes Uphill Elephant ride. – While at Amer Fort visit a number of interesting parts of the Fort including Sheesh Mahal. Afternoon tour to visit Hawa Mahal, City palace and observatory. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 05 – Jaipur to Agra
Morning after breakfast at the hotel drive to Agra on the way visiting Ghost city of Fatehpur Sikri – built of Red Sand Stone all around and White Marble. Inside the building complex visit beautiful Panch Mahal, Jodha Bhai Mahal and Dargah of Saint Salim Chisti beside other interesting parts.
Arrive and check in at hotel. Afternoon visit to Taj Mahal - visit to the world famous Taj Mahal – a white marble monument standing on white platform on the banks for River Yamuna built in 1630 by Mughal Emperor Shah Janah. Later visit Red Fort built by three generations of Mughal Emperors starting from Akbar the Great in 1565 AD, which is a masterpiece of design and construction. It housed both the residential Palaces of the Royal family, and the military quarters. Overnight stay at the Hotel.
Day 06 – Agra to Delhi
Early morning at Sunrise visit Mehtab Bagh to click some nice photos of the Taj Mahal changing colors with rising rays and reflections from River water. Return to the hotel via visiting near by Itmad-ud-Daula Tomb.
After relaxed buffet breakfast at the hotel late in the morning depart by car for Delhi in around 4 hours time. Arrive and check in at Hotel. Rest of the time free to relax or explore more of Delhi. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 07 – Delhi to Mussoorie – drive 6-7 hours
Morning after breakfast at the hotel drive to Mussoorie to reach in around 6 to 7 hours time. Arrive and check in at the hotel. Rest of the day free to relax.
Overnight at the hotel.
Mussoorie – situated at 2500 meters from sea level the queen of hill stations in India found by Captain Young in 1820 who got influenced to Mussoorie and decided to reside here. Now Hill Station of Mussoorie has been developed as Education, Business and Tourist center.
Day 08 – At Mussoorie
Full day visit Mussoorie and its surroundings including Visit Kempty Fall, Lall Tiba and the mall road and enjoy the flora and fauna of the region with lovely mountain background.
Overnight at the hotel.
Day 09 – At Rishikesh
Morning after breakfast at the hotel drive to Rishikesh via visiting Holy Ganges at Haridwar. Haridwar - An ancient Hindu pilgrimage site at the foothills of Himalayas, Haridwar is one of the venues of the famous Kumbha Mela, which is held here once in every twelve years besides the Ardh Kumbh Mela, held every six years. Besides the innumerable temples of Haridwar, there are five main bathing spots here that are considered sacred and are prime locations for those who visit here for religious purposes. They are Gangadwara, Kankhal, Nila Parvata, Bilwa Theertha and Kusavarta. Hari-ki-Pairi distorted to Har-ki-Pauri. The last one is however the main ghat at Haridwar, which is believed to have a footprint of Lord Vishnu himself on a stone in a wall. Arrive Rishikesh and check in at the hotel for overnight stay.
Rishikesh – situated not far from Haridwar. Rishikesh is base for many pilgrimage trip into the state and adventure activities as well. It is here where religious Pilgrimage trip to Char Dham starts to Badrinath, Kedarnath, Gangotri and Yamunotri. Rishikesh is also a Yoga Capital well known around the the World' and has many yoga and meditation centers.
Evening attend Ganga Arati at Triveni ghat.
Overnight at the hotel.
Day 10 – Rishikesh to Almora – Drive 7-8 hours drive
Morning after breakfast at the hotel drive to Almora (you have a option of staying at Nainital for 1 night if liked). Arrive Almora and check in at the hotel for overnight stay. The ancient town of Almora, before it's establishment was under the possession of Katyuri king Baichaldeo. He donated major part of this land to a Gujrati Brahmin Sri Chand Tiwari. Later on when Chand kingdom was founded in Baramandal, the town of Almora was founded at this centrally located place in 1560 by Kalyan Chand.
Arrive and check into the hotel. Rest of the evening at leisure. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 11 – At Almora
Morning after breakfast at the hotel proceed for a days excursion to Binsar to explore the bird sanctuary. Return to Almora and enjoy your evening viewing the Mountains and Sun set. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 12 – Almora to Ranikhet
Morning after leisurely breakfast at the hotel proceed to Ranikhet and check in at the hotel. Afternoon visit this quite hill station of Ranikhet: Ranikhet basks in its quietude. The noise levels are low and the roads are lined with rhododendron, deodar and elms .. and, therefore, Ranikhet is a popular destination for tourists yearning to breathe fresh, invigorating mountain air. And few who have visited this hideaway have any complaints about its effecacy to destress the tired soul. With museums, temples, orchards full of fruit, and Himalayan views, there is lot to see and explore. Every season is a tourist season, the summers for the colours of the mountains, the monsoons for the colourful wild flowers and the winters for the white blanket of snow. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 13 – Ranikhet to Nainital
Morning after breakfast at the hotel proceed to Nainital by car. Check in at the hotel on arrival. Rest of the time is left free to relax after long drive. Overnight at the hotel.
Nainital was once British Capital and slowly became famous among Indians living in plains who started exploring Nainital with its lovely lake and beautiful surroundings.
Arrive and check into your hotel. Afternoon explore Nainital and its surroundings. Overnight at the At Nainital.
Day 14 – At Nainital
Morning post breakfast leave to enjoy boat ride at Naini Lake. later take a ropeway to View point from the Mall and visit Hanumagh temple and zoo, St. John's church. Later if time allows or an excursion to visit Bhimtal which is situated around 23 Km from Nainital. One can enjoy water sports at Bhimtal Lake and enjoy natural beauty around the Lake at Bhimtal. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 15 – Nainital to Delhi
Morning breakfast and drive to Delhi which will take around 7 hours time (depending on days traffic and road conditions). Check into hotel when reach Delhi. Rest of the day free to relax. Overnight at the hotel.
DAY 16 – Depart Delhi
Transfer to the airport in time to board flight for onward destination.