Destination : Delhi - Agra - Jaipur - Jodhpur - Udaipur - Mumbai - Munnar - Alleppey - Kochi
Experience the “Best” of North & South India in this 16 days tour, best for the first timers. Vibrant Indian cultures, people, breathtaking scenery, ancient historic ruins & choice of different Cuisine make this tour one of the most rewarding holiday on offer.
You will meet our travel executive after collecting your luggage & passing customs at arrival hall, who will assist you with your transfer to hotel. Overnight in Delhi.
After breakfast you will be taken on a full day sightseeing tour of Old and New Delhi. Drive past Red Fort, Jama Masjid – the largest mosque in India. Enjoy Cycle Rickshaw ride at Old Delhi. Visit Raj Ghat, Humayun's Tomb, Qutab Minar and drive through the Lutyens Delhi, India Gate (The war memorial), President's Palace & Parliament House. Evening is free to explore the city on your own. Overnight in Delhi.
After an early breakfast you will depart for Agra and check in at hotel. In afternoon visit the impressive 16th century Agra Fort. In the evening visit the local market. Overnight in Agra.
Early in the morning you will be taken for sunrise tour of Taj Mahal. Return to hotel for breakfast & depart for Jaipur en route visiting Fatehpur Sikri. Continue tour drive to the Jaipur – the pink city and check in at hotel. Rest of the day is at leisure. Overnight in Jaipur.
Depart for Amber fort - situated atop the Aravali hills, it is the ancient capital of Jaipur and a magnificent example of Rajput architecture. We ascend to the fort on Elephant's back and come down in Jeep. In the afternoon you will visit City Palace, Hawa Mahal also knows as Palace on Winds & Jantar Mantar – a stone astronomical observatory. Evening is free to explore the city on your own. Overnight in Jaipur
After breakfast depart for Jodhpur also known as “Blue City” due to blue painted houses around the fort. Rest of the day would be at leisure. Overnight in Jodhpur.
After breakfast enjoy a guided tour which includes visit to the majestic Mehrangarh Fort - one of the largest Forts in India and Jaswant Thada - white marble memorial built in 1899 in memory of Maharaja Jaswant Singh II. Later visit the Bustling market of Jodhpur. Overnight in Jodhpur
Depart for romantic city of Udaipur en route visiting Ranakpur – famous for its Jain’s temple. Rest of the day is at leisure. Overnight in Udaipur.
Depart for sightseeing tour of Udaipuralso known as city of lakes visiting City Palace & Sahelion ki Bari which was laid for a group of forty-eight young women attendants who accompanied a princess to Udaipur as part of her dowry. In the late afternoon boat cruise on Lake Pichola and visit the Jag Mandir Palace. Overnight in Udaipur
Depart for Udaipur airport in time to connect flight to Mumbai. On arrival you will be met and transferred to your hotel. The rest of the day is at leisure. Overnight in Mumbai.
After breakfast depart for excursion by motor launch to Elephanta Island - 9 kms on the sea. These 7th century rock cut cave temples dedicated to Lord Shiva are situated on top of a hill on the Island. Afternoon half day tour of Mumbai visiting Prince of Wales Museum – a legacy of the British Empire, Mani Bhawan – a small museum depicting scenes from Mahatama Gandhi’s life and Gateway of India. Also drive past Marine Drive, Dhobi Ghat (laundry place), hanging gardens, Victoria Terminus, Crawford Market and the Parsee towers of Silence. Overnight in Mumbai
Transfer to Mumbai International airport in time to connect your flight to Cochin – the queen of Arabian Sea. After arrival depart for Munnar. Overnight in Munnar.
Morning sightseeing tour of Munnar – It is an ideal break to enjoy nature at its best with endless tea plantations, lush green valleys, beautiful mountains, intriguing flora and fauna, evergreen forests and aroma of spices in the air. It is a traveler’s haven of peace and tranquility in God's Own Country. Overnight in Munnar.
Depart for Alleppey to board the Rice houseboat. Afternoon you would be sailing in the canals of the massive lake where you can see people doing their daily ritual. Overnight in Houseboat.
After breakfast de-board the houseboat and depart for Cochin – the queen of Arabian Sea and check in at hotel. In the late evening enjoy Kathakali dance performance. Overnight in Kochi.
After breakfast, you will enjoy a half day tour of Cochin visiting Jewish Synagoague (Closed on Friday and Saturday) - built in 1568 the oldest synagogue in the commonwealth stands, Dutch Palace (Closed on Friday), Chinese fishing nets & St. Francis Church - it is the oldest church built by Europeans in India. Rest of the day is at leisure. Overnight in Kochi.
Transfer to Cochin airport in time to connect your flight to next destination.
COST & INCLUSIONS
|Price Per Person||Premier I||Premier II||Luxury||Comfort|
|Delhi||Oberoi Delhi||Taj Mahal Hotel||The Lalit||Surya Hotel|
|Agra||Oberoi Amarvilas||ITC Mughal||Trident||Crystal Sarovar|
|Jaipur||Oberoi Rajvilas||Taj Rambagh Palace||Trident||Holiday Inn|
|Jodhpur||The Raas||Taj Umaid Bhawan Palace||Ajit Bhawan||Park Plaza|
|Udaipur||Oberoi Udaivilas||Taj Lake Palace||Trident||Udaikothi|
|Mumbai||The Oberoi||Taj Mahal Palace & Tower||ITC Grand||Fariyas Hotel|
|Munnar||Windermere||Windermere||Fragrant Nature||Abad Copper Castle|
|Alleppey||Premium Houseboat||Premium Houseboa||Premium Houseboa||Deluxe Houseboat|
|Kochi||Vivanta by Taj Malabar||Vivanta by Taj Malabar||Crown Plaza||Holiday Inn|
The above rates are valid from
Winter – 1st October 2018, to 15 April 2019
Except 20th December, 2018 to 15th January, 2019
Summer – 16th April 2019, to 30th September 2019)
Based on Minimum 2 persons travelling together.
Share twin accommodation as specified;
Transfers & sightseeing by Air Conditioned vehicle;
Meals as mentioned;
Services of English speaking local guides;
Rickshaw ride in Old Delhi;
Elephant ride at Jaipur;
Boat ride in Udaipur (Seat in a boat basis);
Kathakali dance drama ticket in Cochin Boat in Mumbai for Elephant excursion;
(seat in boat basis);
Entrance tickets to the monuments;
Present applicable taxes as on 15th Sep 2018;
Entrance tickets to Monuments;
International & domestic Airfare;
Visa fee & Insurance;
Items of personal nature i.e. laundry, telephone, camera fee, drinks & tips etc;