O R I E N T A T I O N
No. of Days : 8 days
Destinations covered: Delhi - Agra - Bharatpur - Ranthambore - Jaipur
DAY 1 - Delhi Welcome to Incredible India :
Welcome aboard! You are welcomed & picked up by our executive from the main exit of the airport / railway station and transferred to the hotel in your private car(Our executive will be waiting outside the custom area with a placard of your name). We will have a welcome briefing covering the various aspects of the tour (ensuring that you have the best of the Indian holiday) and you will be handed over the India travel kit containing all relevant documents of your trip (air/rail tickets, hotel vouchers, transport, guide, sightseeing vouchers, writing pads with other travel related documents). Note: The normal check in - check out time of the hotels are 1200 hours and if your arrival time does not suit this we can arrange activities for you on the first day or pre-book the hotel from the previous night on additional charge and as per your request. Normally it takes 1 hour to come out of the airport from the time of arrival. DAY 2-Delhi>Agra >Bharatpur
(251km/5.5 hrs) Taj Mahal at Agra :
Drive towards south to reach Agra & visit Taj Mahal. Further drive to north & reach Bharatpur by evening. Bharatpur is home of migratory birds that come from Siberia & other European countries in search of food & warm weather.
Overnight in Bharatpur. DAY 3 - BharatpurRickshaw ride in Bird Sanctuary :
After breakfast visit to Bharatpur Bird Sanctuary and enjoy Rickshaw ride.
It is a very special wilderness - the Keoladeo Ghana National Park is one of the finest water-bird sanctuaries in the world. The lake and wetland was artificially created by the Maharaja of Bharatpur in the 19th century. By building small dykes and dams and diverting water from an irrigation canal, he converted this low lying area into a fine wild fowl shooting preserve.
Commonly referred to as Bharatpur, the Park is a delight for bird watchers. Over 375 species of birds are found here. Raised paths camouflaged by babul trees and undergrowth make viewing easy.
Overnight in Bharatpur. DAY4-Bharatpur>Ranthambhore
(302km/6hrs)Encounter with king of Jungle. :
Morning drive to Ranthambhore - Home for the King of Jungle i.e. Tiger.
Ranthambhore National park is famous for its tigers and is one of the best places in the country to see these majestic predators in the wild. The tigers can be easily spotted even during the day. A good time to visit is between November and May when the nature of the dry deciduous forests makes sightings common. The Park covers an area of nearly 400 sq. km. and is set between the Aravali and Vindhya ranges. Its deciduous forests were once a part of the magnificent jungles of Central India.
Upon arrival check-in to the hotel.DAY 5 - RanthambhoreGame Drive :
Morning & afternoon Game drive in Jungle. Overnight in hotel.DAY 6 - RanthambhoreGame Drive :
Morning & afternoon Game drive in Jungle. Overnight in hotel. DAY 7 - Ranthambhore>Jaipur
(176 km / 4 hrs)Fantasy in Pink :
We drive further west for the beautiful pink city - Jaipur, which was painted pink to honor the visit of Price Albert in 1876 as the Rajputs considered it a color of hospitality & ceremony.
Evening is free for shopping in the colorful bazaars of Jaipur. DAY 8 - JaipurArchitectural & Astronomical genius :
Enjoy a guided sightseeing tour of city including a visit to the Amber fort, which we climb on an elephants back or by a jeep. The main attractions are the Sukh Mandir (Temple of Contentment - an aptly named pleasure chamber, cooled by a stunning water cascade) and the Sheesh Mahal (Mirror palace) here. We also stop to see some of the architectural marvels of Jaipur at the Palace of wind, Jantar Mantar (the observatory) & the city palace complex.
Afternoon transfer to airport for onward journey.