With Delhi Agra Jaipur with Ranthambhore Tour you will get a chance to visit some of the best places of the country. Forming the amazing golden triangle of India, Delhi Jaipur and Agra is a perfect place to start with an introduction with the soul of the country. You will then take a visit to Ranthambhore wild life with the glimpse of Bengol tiger.
Day 01: Delhi
Arrival in Delhi- Transfer and check-in at the hotel
Delhi, known locally as Dilli and by the official name National Capital Territory of Delhi (NCT), is the largest metropolis by area and the second-largest metropolis by population in India. Located on the banks of the River Yamuna, Delhi has been continuously inhabited since at least the 6th century BC. Owing to the migration of people from across the country, Delhi has grown to be a multicultural, cosmopolitan metropolis. Its rapid development and urbanisation, coupled with the relatively high average income of its population, has transformed Delhi into a major cultural, political, and commercial centre of India. Visit the Gurudwara Bangla Sahib, this is one of the most prominent Sikh gurdwara, or Sikh house of worship, in Delhi and known for its association with the eighth Sikh Guru, Guru Har Krishan, as well as the pool inside its complex, known as the "Sarovar."
Day 02: Delhi
After breakfast, leave for sight- seeing of Delhi, which includes Red Fort, Humanyun’s Tomb, Qutub Minar, Jama Masjid, Raj Ghat.
Jama Masjid : It is the largest mosque in India and considered as one of the largest in Islam was the final architectural work of Shah Jahan completed in 1658. The vast open courtyard with a water tank in a the middle for washing before prayer, accommodates up to 25,000 worshippers.
Raj Ghat : Raj Ghat is a memorial to Mahatma Gandhi. It is a black marble platform that marks the spot of Gandhi's cremation on 31 January 1948. It is left open to the sky while an eternal flame burns perpetually at one end.
Qutub Minar : The Qutub Minar is the world's tallest brick minaret with a height of 72.5 meters (237.8 ft).The Qutub Minar is notable for being one of the earliest and most prominent examples of Indo-Islamic architecture.
Red Fort : The Red Fort usually transcribed into English, Lal Qila is a 17th century fort complex constructed by the Mughal emperor Shah Jahan in the walled city of Old Delhi . It is now a popular tourist site, as well as a powerful symbol of India's sovereignty: the Prime Minister of India raises the flag of India on the ramparts of the Lahori Gate of the fort complex every year on Independence Day. It was designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2007.
Humanyun’s Tomb : It was the first garden-tomb on the Indian subcontinent. It inspired several major architectural innovations, culminating in the construction of the Taj Mahal. The tomb of Humayun, second Mughal Emperor of India, was built by his widow, Biga Begum (Hajji Begum), in 1569-70.It has aptly been described as the necropolis of the Mughal dynasty.
Overnight stay at the hotel
Day 03: Delhi – Agra
After breakfast, depart for Agra, on arrival transfer to hotel. After lunch you visit to witness incomparable Taj Mahal with its’ speculative view. Taj Mahal, the architectural modern day wonder of the world; this monument is a fine example of the fusion of many architectural styles is one of the wonders of the modern world. Taj, endowed it with some of the loveliest buildings in the world. The tour continues with a visit to the Agra Fort from where one can get the most moving view of the Taj from the little octagonal tower in the Agra Fort which lies across the river Jamuna, followed by visit to Pearl Mosque and the Tomb of Itamad-ud-Daula built by Empress Noorjehan in memory of her father. In the evening you are free to explore the city by your own. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 04: Fathepur Sikri
This morning's excursion brings you to the abandoned city of Fatehpur Sikri. Built by Emperor Akbar in the 16th century, this ghost town is remarkably well preserved and presents a perfect synthesis of Muslim and Hindu art and culture. The sculptured columns bear mute testimony to this gallant experiment to unite the two races. The afternoon is at leisure.
Day 05: Agra - Ranthambhore
Fathepur Sikri An early morning visit to the Taj Mahal presents an opportunity to admire this dream in marble as it welcomes the rising sun. Drive ( 240 kms / 6 hrs ) to Ranthambhore, the remains of a thousand year old fortress. Today leopards and tigers prowl the ruins. This afternoon enjoy your first game drive. Your luxury camp is located on the private reserve of the local Maharajah. Overnight at Vanya Vilas Jungle camp (Superior tent).
Day 06: Ranthambhore
Ranthambhore is one of the few preserves where the nocturnal camera tigers may be seen in daylight. Almost hunted to extinction by the local royalty and their British overloads, the population of the Bengal tiger is slowly increasing thanks to the efforts of "Projects Tiger" and the World Wildlife Fund. You'll take thrilling game drives in the morning and evening to scour the jungle for wildlife.
Day 07: Ranthambhore - Jaipur
Jaipur: Popularly known as the Pink City, is the capital and largest city of the Indian state of Rajasthan. During the British rule in India, Jaipur was the capital of the princely state of Jaipur. Founded on 18 November 1727 by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh II, the ruler of Amber. Jaipur is the first planned city of India, located in the semi-desert lands of Rajasthan. The city which once had been the capital of the royalty now is the capital city of Rajasthan. The very structure of Jaipur resembles the taste of the Rajputs and the Royal families. At present, Jaipur is a major business centre with all requisites of a metropolitan city.
Late afternoon is kept free to visit the famous markets of Textiles, Gems,(Stone factories) Carpets, and handicrafts. You can visit the beautiful Birla mandir.
Jaipur is a city of vibrant colors and markets (bazaars). Jaipur's colorful markets offer a great break to stop and shop on you tour. While moving through the markets, you will come across the vivacious culture of this region. Jaipur is the perfect place to shop for Handicrafts, antiques, jewelry, gems, pottery, carpets, textiles, metalwork and leatherware. One cannot define in words, the assortment of products, which these markets offer. You have to visit the city to experience the actual range of stuff. Shopping is an electrifying activity in Jaipur. If you don't visit these markets of Jaipur, you will be definitely at amiss. Without a shopping spree in Jaipur's markets, no trip to Jaipur is complete.
Overnight stay at the Hotel
Day 08: Jaipur
After Breakfast, leave for sight-seeing of Jaipur which includes visit to Amber Fort with Elephant Ride and City Tour in the afternoon which includes visit to City Palace, Palace of Winds(Hawa Mahal), Royal Observatory(Jantar Mantar).
Evening Bazaar Walking.
Overnight stay at the Hotel
Day 09: Jaipur – Delhi