Duration :(17 Nights / 18 Days )
Destinations :Delhi -Varanasi - Khajuraho – Orchha - Agra - Jaipur – Jodhpur – Rohet – Ranakpur – Udaipur – Kovalam Beach Resort - Ayurveda
North India with Ayurveda Tour Itinerary :
Day 01 – Arrive New Delhi
On arrival in Delhi from home flight met by Discovery staff and transfer to hotel where room for immediately occupancy would have been booked.
Day 02 - At Delhi
After breakfast in the morning leave for days sightseeing tour of the Capital city of India visiting Qutub Minar Bahai Temple, Humayun Tomb, India Gate, President Bhawan, Rajdhat, Red Fort of Delhi, Chandni Chowk bazaar, Jama mosque. Evening walk through Connaught Place. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 03 - Delhi to Varanasi – By Flight
Day 03 - Delhi to Varanasi – By Flight
Afternoon tour to visit the site of Buddhist importance – The Sarnath – visit the ruins of the Sarnath, Garden, Museum and Stupa.
Evening visit Rives Ganges and witness evening arati ceremony live. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 04 - Varanasi to Khajuraho – By Flight
Early morning around 5 AM leave your hotel for River Ganges again and board your waiting boat and float upstream to see different Ghats and people around the river in their routine habits. Later get off the boat and walk in the small streets of Old city with many small and big temples and off course holy cows. Return to your hotel via visiting Banaras Hindu University and Kashi Vishwanath Temple.
Later after relaxed breakfast transfer to Airport to board flight for Khajuraho. Met on arrival and transfer to the hotel.
Afternoon tour of Khajuraho visiting Western and Eastern Group of Temples – built during Chandela Dynasty.
Overnight at the hotel.
Day 05 - Khajuraho – Orchha – by Car
Morning drive to Orchha and check into the Village home stay. Spend your rest of the day exploring the village to see local life and help your home stay cooking meals and other house hold things. Overnight at the home stay.
Day 06 – Orchha to Agra – by train
Morning spend more time exploring the village and it surroundings. Afternoon around 1 PM board your can and proceed to visit Medieval temples of Orchha. Later continue to Jhansi Railway Station and board Shatabdi Train to reach Agra. Meeting on Agra and drive to Hotel for overnight stay.
Day 07 – Agra to Jaipur
Morning breakfast and tour of Agra fort and Taj Mahal. Afternoon drive to Jaipur via visiting Fatehpur Sikri on the way. Arrive and check into the hotel for overnight stay.
Day 08 – At Jaipur
Tour of Pink city of Jaipur including Amber Fort and Palace, Elephant ride, hawa Mahal, City palace and Observatory. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 09 – Jaipur to Jodhpur – by car
Moning breakfast and leave for Jodhpur by car via visiting Holy town of Pushkar including Pushkar Lake and Brahma Temple.
Arrive Jodhpur and check into the hotel. Rest of the day at leisure. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 10 - AT Jodhpur:
Post breakfast at you stay leave for tour of Jodhpur city including Mehrangarh Fort, Jaswanth Thada, Clock Tower. Rest of the day free for self exploration. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 11 - Jodhpur to Udaipur via Ranakpur
Leave for Udaipur in the morning via visiting Rohetghat and Ranakpur Jain Temples.
Arrive Udaipur and check into the hotel for overnight stay.
Day 12 - AT Udaipur:
Breakfast at hotel and proceed for Udaipur city tour visiting City Palace, Sahelion-ki-Bari Gardens, the Jagdish Temple and the Royal Cenotaphs. Evening enjoy boat ride at Lake Pichola and visit Jag Mandir Island. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 13 Udaipur to Trivandrum fly via Mumbai:
Morning transfer to Udaipur Airport to board flight for Trivandrum with a flight change at Mumbai.
Meeting on arrival at Trivandrum airport and transfer to Somatheeram Ayurveda Resort at Kovalam Beach. Overnight at the resort.
Day 14 to 17 - At Kovalam Somatheeram Ayurveda Resort:
Ayurveda Massage or Ayurveda Treatment by highly qualified Doctors as per your requirement and enjoy Sun bathing and relax. Kovalam offers various ayurveda retreats around for Ayurveda treatment including Somatheeram Ayurveda Hospital.
Day 18 - Depart Trivandrum
Transfer to Airport to take your home bound flight either direct or via Delhi or Mumbai.
Bon Voyages !