India's Diwali Festival

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15 OCT: Arrive Delhi

Welcome to Delhi. Upon arrival you will be met & transferred to your hotel.

Today begin the visit of Jama Masjid, the largest mosque in India, in the heart of old Delhi. Later, we will go to the Raj Ghat, where Mahatama Gandi was cremated. Continue to give an overview of the government buildings along Raj Road and the imposing Gate of India. To complete our tour, we visit the impressive Minaret of Qutub Minar of 72 meters. (B/-/D)

Today visit the Lotus Temple and the Sikh - Gurudwara Temple. Then take an excursion to the temple of Akshardham in Delhi, a complex of pink stone and white marble.
This evening we will visit the fair and markets of the festival of the Lights, known as Diwali Festival. (B/-/D)

Journey to Jaipur, the "Pink City" where the emblematic facade of the Palace of the Winds is located.
Arrival and check-in at the hotel. This afternoon take photo stops at Albert Hall and Birla Temple, where the guide will inform us about this festival and visit the local market to see the lighting. (B/-/D)

Visit Amber Fort, the most famous attraction in Jaipur, and experience an elephant ride.
Take a picture of Palace of Winds and the lake, explore City Palace and be surprised by colossal instruments of the Jai Singh Astronomical Observatory. This evening we will go to the city palace to see the religious ceremony of this evening. (B/-/D)

Visit the step well of Abhaneri, and explore Fathepur Sikri, an imperial capital paralyzed in time. It was the last city built by Akbar and apparently abandoned due to lack of water.We continue to Agra, the capital of the Mughal Empire. (B/-/D)

Visit the Taj Mahal, which, with uneven architectural perfection, captivates those who contemplate it, one of the Seven Wonders of the World. Later we will visit the red fort of Agra, on the banks of the Yamuna River, in the heart of the city. We will also visit the Mehtab Bagh Garden, a great place for photo enthusiasts. (B/-/D)

Travel back to Delhi, and transfer to the airport for your flight home. (B)
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Land Only (twin share) Single Supplement
15 Oct 2017 $1,095 $615 Inquiry Now
Inclusions
  • Total 07 night’s twin share hotel accommodation
  • 7 breakfast & 7 Dinners
  • Local transport by air-conditioned vehicles
  • English speaking accompanying guide.
  • Tickets to monuments.
  • The elephant ride at Amber Fort in Jaipur.
  • Sightseeing tour
  • Local taxes and the service tax
NOT included
  • Internatioanl flights is not included
  • Expenditures of a personal nature, drinks and meals if not stated explicitly in the programme.
  • Gratuity for driver and guide.
  • Entrance fees to attractions specified above.
Hotel lists
  • Delhi: 5star - The Surya
  • Jaipur: 5star - Royal Orchid
  • Agra: 4 star - Four Points by Sheraton