Saishraddha Tours


Duration : 10 Nights / 11 Days

Destination Covered : New Delhi, Jaipur, Agra, Jhansi, Varanasi, Khajuraho, Orcha

Price (Starting From) : On Request


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Airfare / train fare.
Expenses of personal nature such as tips,telephone calls, laundry, liquor etc.
Any other item not specified in Includes.
Entrance fees during sightseeing.
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Rates are subject to change without prior notice.

Tour Itinerary

Day 1: Arrive in Delhi

On arrival meets and assists at the airport and transfer to your Hotel. Delhi: India's capital & a major gateway to the country, the division between New & Old Delhi is the distinction between the capitals of the British & the Moghuls respectively. Afternoon full Day city tour of Old & New Delhi Tours to Jamia Masjid, the largest mosque in India - Built by Shah Jahan. Tours to the Red Fort, Visit Humayun's Tomb: built in mid 16th century this is an early example of Mughal architecture; Visit Qutab Minar, witness the India Gate, President House. The city tour ends with a visit to Laxmi Narayan Temple (Birla Mandir) overnight stay at Hotel.

Day 2: Delhi - Jaipur

After breakfast drive to Jaipur: The city owes its names, foundation and its careful planning to the great warrior - astronomer Maharaja Jai Singh II. In 1727, with Mughal power on the wane, Jai Singh decided to move down from his hillside fortress at nearby Amber to a new site on the plains. He laid out the city, with its surrounding walls and six rectangular blocks, according to the principles of town planning set down in Shilpa Shastra, an ancient Hindu treatise on architecture. Arrive Jaipur and check in & overnight stay at Hotel, Rest of the Day free for individual activities.

Day 3: Jaipur

After breakfast, excursion to Amber Fort: At a distance of 11 kms from Jaipur, Amber was the ancient capital of Jaipur state. Construction of the fort began in 1592 by Raja Man Singh, the Rajput commander of Akbar's army and is a superb example of Rajput architecture. Elephant ride from the foothills of the Aravalis to the fort entrance Afternoon, city tour of Jaipur. Visit the City Palace which has museum having an extensive collection of art, carpets, enamel ware and weapons; Jantar Mantar - the observatory built my Maharaja Jai Singh in 1728 and the fa├žade of Hawa Mahal overnight stay at Hotel.

Day 4: Jaipur - Fatehpur Sikri - Agra

After breakfast, leave for Agra, enroute visit the abandoned Mughal city of Fatehpur Sikri: built by Emperor Akbar in 1569, was the old capital of the Moghuls, which was abandoned after 15 years due to scarcity of water. See the graceful buildings including the Jama Masjid, Tomb of Salim Chisti, Panch Mahal & other Palaces which are still preserved in its original glory. Continue drive to Agra. Arrive in Agra check-in Hotel after refresh city tour of Agra. Visit Red fort, which was built by Emperor Akbar in 1565, and additions were made up until the time of his grandson, Shah Jahan. It contains the hall of public and private audiences amongst many other beautiful structures; Itmad-ud-Daullah, which was constructed by Nur Jahan between 1622 and 1628 and is very similar to the tomb she constructed for her husband, Jehangir, near Lahore in Pakistan; the highlight of the Day - The Taj Mahal, which was constructed by Shah Jahan in memory of his wife Mumtaz Mahal. Construction of the Taj began in 1631 and was not completed until 1653, Over night stay at Agra Hotel

Day 5: Agra - Jhansi - Orchha

Morning transfer to railway station to board the train to Jhansi, Arrive Jhansi & drive to Orchha - grandeur has been captured in stone, frozen in time, a rich legacy to the ages. In this medieval city, the hand of time has rested lightly and the palaces and temples built by its Bundela rulers in the 16th and 17th centuries retain much of their pristine perfection. & transfer to hotel. Later tour of this historical site with magnificient temples and monuments. Some of the palaces were decorated with painted murals which represent the finest flowering of the Bundela school of painting. Night stay in Orchha.

Day 6: Orchha - Khajuraho ( By road approx 180kms/ 04Hrs )

After breakfast drive to Khajuraho - the legendary temples of khajuraho are an incomparable experience. Acknowledged as one of the world's artistic wonders, these temples dedicated to the Hindu pantheon of Gods are covered in carvings that are a paean to life and love. Built within a short span of a hundred years by the Chandela Rajputs, the 10th century temples lay forgotten until they were discovered in the present century. Khajuraho has achieved fame for the sensual appeal of its erotic sculptures. Arrive Khajuraho and transfer to hotel. Evening at leisure. Night stay in Khajuraho.

Day 7: Khajuraho

After breakfast explore the Western & Eastern group of temples of khajuraho while your guide explains the intricate meaning and legends behind each describable sculpture.Western Group of Temples in Khajuraho constitutes some of the most splendid and architecturally marvelous specimen of temple architecture in India. The group includes such magnificent temples like Kandariya Mahadeo Temple, Chaunsat Yogini Temple, Chitragupta Temple, Lakshamana Temple, Matangeswara Temple, and Varaha Temple. Eastern temples - the sculptural embellishment and profundity of architectural designs in Temples of Khajuraho is well ostensible in the Eastern Group of Temples. These temples can be subdivided into two groups, one representing some of the finest Jain temples and another scattered through the neighboring village. The Eastern Group of Temples at Khajuraho includes Parsvanath Temple, Adinath Temple, Ghantai Temple, Hanuman temple, and Brhama Temple. Night stay in Khajuraho.

Day 8: Khajuraho - Varanasi

After breakfast proceed for your journey to Varanasi approx. 8 hrs. Drive, in evening check-in Hotel at Varanasi, Evening at leisure and overnight stay at Hotel.

Day 9: Varanasi (Kashi)

Varanasi: formerly known as Kashi - the city that illuminates. The religious capital of Hinduism, Varanasi is the oldest living city of India & one of the worlds' most ancient. The present name is derived from the fact that the city is at the confluence of the rivers Varuna & ASI After breakfast, excursion to Sarnath - the buried Buddhist city where Buddha preached his first sermon. After attaining enlightenment at Bodhgaya the Buddha went to Sarnath; and it was here that he preached his first discourse in the deer park to set in motion the 'Wheel of the Dharma'. It is one of the most holy sites as in this place the stream of the Buddha's teaching first flowed. Sarnath was a renowned school of learning from 16th century BC to 12th century AD. Visit the ruins, the Stupa, the Buddhist temple & the museum (closed on Fridays). At the museum is the Ashok Pillar with its four guardian lions, used as independent India's' national emblem overnight stay at Hotel.

Day 10: Varanasi

Early morning, leave for boat ride on the Ganges to see the bathing Ghats (river bank) & cremation site. Sunrise on the riverfront, as seen from a boat, can be a spiritually uplifting sight. The life on the Ghats bound in an endless string of rituals; ever-changing aspects of the river & the wide landscape across have fascinated visitors from all over the world. Return to Hotel for breakfast. After breakfast, city tour of Varanasi - Visit the Bharat Mata temple with a big relief map of India in Marble, Durga temple, Tulsi Manas Mandir, Benares Hindu University which has an art gallery & the mosque of Mughal Emperor Aurangzeb. Afternoon, excursion to Ramnagar Return by boat in the evening, enroute witness the religious ceremonies along the banks of river Ganges overnight stay at Hotel.

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Inclusions

  • Hotel
  • Sightseeing

Exclusions

  • Airfare / train fare.
  • Expenses of personal nature such as tips,telephone calls, laundry, liquor etc.
  • Any other item not specified in Includes.
  • Entrance fees during sightseeing.
  • All Rates & bookings subject to availability.
  • Rates are subject to change without prior notice.

Terms & Conditions

Important Instruction: *** No Refund Will Be Made Against Any Un Utilized Services, What So Ever May Be The Reason. Any Extra Expense Due Any Alteration Has To Be Paid By Guest. *** Rates Are Subject To Change Without Any Prior Notice And Company Will Not Be Responsible For Any Issues Like Political, Strikes, Weather Condition and If Any Changes. in This Case Extra Add On Cost Has To Be Paid By Guest. Do Not Treat This Quotation Mail As Confirmation Of Booking, As We Are Not Holding Any Booking At The Time Of Quotation, Price And Services Can Be Changed At The Time Of Confirmation. Confirmation Of Bookings Is Only Based On Written Communications.

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