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Heart and Soul of India - The Golden Triangle & Beyond

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[ 12 days / 11 nights ]

Guide Price

£4,950pp

Price is based on double occupancy, and is subject to change based on hotels and dates of travel. Price includes international flights on British Airways travelling in World Traveller (economy), accommodation in a double/ twin room, breakfast, sightseeing, transfers, domestic flights and train, private guides and chauffeur driven car.

Guide Price

$6,641pp

Price is based on double occupancy, and is subject to change based on hotels and dates of travel. Price includes accommodation in a double/ twin room, breakfast, sightseeing, transfers, domestic flights and train, private guides and chauffeur driven car.

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Find the best of India

Journey through 5,000 years of spectacular history and a colourful kaleidoscope of cultures, religions and landscapes. This comprehensive tour is ideal for those wishing to meet like-minded travellers. From the spectacle of Mughal monuments in Delhi, visit the sacred city of Varanasi and the River Ganges. Onward to the flourishing commercial city of Mumbai, and move on for a taste of the life of the Maharajas at the forts and palaces of Udaipur and the princely splendours of proud Jaipur. Finally reaching the Imperial city of Agra to see the awe-inspiring Taj Mahal monument. India...the varied splendours enlighten the heart and inspire the soul.

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Heart and Soul of India - The Golden Triangle & Beyond

 

DAY 1: ARRIVE DELHI

On arrival stay at The Taj Mahal Hotel for 3 nights. Afternoon meet fellow travellers and explore New Delhi, followed by a festive Welcome Dinner.

 

DAY 2: DELHI

Morning sightseeing of Old Delhi and rickshaw ride. Afternoon at leisure with car and driver at disposal.

 

DAY 3: DELHI - VARANASI

Today fly to one of India's oldest and holiest cities. Afternoon excursion to Sarnath, where Gautama Buddha preached his first sermon. Evening boat ride to witness the Aarti Ceremony. Overnight stay at The Gateway Hotel Ganges.

 

DAY 4: VARANASI - MUMBAI

Return to the ghats for a sunrise cruise on the River Ganges. Afternoon flight arrives Mumbai for a 2 night stay at The Taj Mahal Palace.

 

DAY 5: MUMBAI

Morning explore the sights of India's commercial capital which is hugely spread out and is replete with Victorian architecture. Remainder of the day at leisure.

 

DAY 6: MUMBAI - UDAIPUR

An early morning flight to Udaipur and a 2 nights stay at the 'floating' Taj Lake Palace Hotel. Afternoon tour of the city and City Palace.

 

DAY 7: UDAIPUR - RANAKPUR - UDAIPUR

Full day excursion to the exceptional Jain Temples at Ranakpur. Lunch will be at the Mana Hotel.

 

DAY 8: UDAIPUR - JAIPUR

Morning drive to Jaipur, capital of Rajasthan. Stay 2 nights at Taj Rambagh Palace. Remainder of the day at leisure.

 

DAY 9: JAIPUR

Morning drive past the Hawa Mahal (Palace of the Winds) and continue to Amber Fort. Ascend to this hilltop fort by elephant back. After lunch explore the City Palace and Jantar Mantar Observatory.

 

DAY 10: JAIPUR - AGRA

Morning drive to Agra via one of India's most glorious sites - the deserted city of Fatehpur Sikri. On arrival in Agra, stay 1 night at the The Gateway Hotel Fatehabad Road. Sunset visit to the enchanting Taj Mahal monument. Enjoy evening cocktails and a festive farewell dinner with fellow travellers.

 

DAY 11: AGRA - DELHI

Return to The Taj Mahal at sunrise and then visit Agra Fort. Continue by road to Delhi to stay at The Taj Palace Hotel.

 

DAY 12: DEPART DELHI

Early morning departure for onward destination.

 

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