Duration :(13 Nights / 14 Days )
Destinations :Delhi - Jaisalmer - Jodhpur - Udaipur – Pushkar - Jaipur - Agra - Varanasi
North India Splendor Tour Itinerary :
Day 01- Arrival at Delhi
Meeting and greetings at Delhi’s international airport by Discovery rep. and transfer to hotel for overnight stay.
Day 02 - At Delhi
After breakfast commence sightseeing trip of Delhi visiting Birla Mandir, India Gate, drive pass Connaught Place, President house, Qutub Minar, Lotus Temple, Humayun’s tomb, Rajghat, Red Fort, Chandni Chowk and Jama Mosque.
Overnight at the hotel.
Day 03 - Delhi to Jaisalmer – overnight train experience
Day at leisure in Delhi for self exploration. You may chose to visit lovely Rail Museum where you find oldest locomotives still in working conditions or Akshardham Temple or other sites of Delhi.
Late afternoon transfer to Rail station to board overnight train for Jaisalmer. Overnight on board.
Day 04 - Arrive Jaisalmer
Meeting when arrive and transfer to the hotel. Evening leave for an excursion trip to Sam Sand Dunes outside Jaisalmer and enjoy at camel ride on Sand Dunes and view lovely Sunset. Overnight at the hotel in Jaisalmer.
Day 05 – At Jaisalme
Morning breakfast and commence sightseeing tour of Jaisalmer city visiting Jaisalmer Fort, painted mansions, Lake and other places of interest in this Golden city of Rajasthan.
Rest of the day is left free for your self exploration. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 06 - Jaisalmer to Jodhpur
Post breakfast leave for Jodhpur and check into the hotel on arrival. Afternoon visit Mehangarh fort, Jaswant Thada, Clock Tower and Umaid Bhawan palace. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 07 - Jodhpur to Udaipur via Ranakpur
After morning’s breakfast at hotel leave for Udaipur enroute visit Ranakpur Jain Temples – open between 12 and 4 PM. Arrive Udaipur and check into the hotel. Evening have a boat ride at Lake Pichola. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 08 – At Udaipur
Morning tour of Udaipur city visiting City Palace, Museum, Lake Pichola, Sahelion ki Bari, Jagdish temple and Shilpgram. Rest of the afternoon free for self exploration. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 09 - Udaipur – Jaipur via Pushkar (long day)
Morning after an early breakfast leave for Jaipur via visiting Holy city of Pushkar. Arrive Jaipur and check into the hotel. Rest of the evening free to relax. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 10 - AT Jaipur
Full day tour of Jaipur includes visiting to Amber Fort and uphill Elephant ride, City palace, Jantar Mantar and Hawa Mahal. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 11 - Jaipur to Agra via Abhaneri and Fatehpur Sikri
Morning after breakfast leave for Agra via visiting Abhaneri Step well and deserted city of Fatehpur Sikri littler short of Agra. Arrive and check into the hotel.
Evening if interested visit Taj Mahal at Sunset (Taj Mahal is closed on every Friday). Overnight at the hotel.
Day 12 - Agra to Varanasi
Early morning visit Mehtab Bagh for nice views of the Taj Mahal at Sunrise. Return to the hotel via visiting Itmad-ud-Daula tomb.
After relaxed breakfast tour of Agra Fort and Taj Mahal. Evening take your overnight train for Varanasi. Overnight on board.
Day 13 - Arrive Varanasi
Met on arrival at Varanasi train station and transfer to the hotel.
Afternoon tour of Sarnath. Evening visit river ganges to witness evening live arati ceremony (prayer offered to Goddess Ganges). Overnight at the hotel.
Day 14 – Varanasi to Delhi and depart Delhi
Early morning leave for Daswamedh Ghat and take waiting boat ride and sail through the sacred river water upstream to see various ghats around and life. Later return to hotel via visiting Old Varanasi and Banaras Hindu University.
Afternoon transfer to Airport to board flight for Delhi where you will connect your homebound flight.