Rajasthan tours with Varanasi
Duration: 15 days
Itinerary At Glance:
Embark on a mesmerizing journey through the historical and natural wonders of India with Ghum India Ghum, a leading tour operator in India. As one of the best travel companies in India, we offer a comprehensive 14-night/15-day tour package that starts and ends in Delhi.
Our experienced travel agents in Delhi have meticulously planned this tour to give you an immersive experience of Rajasthan's rich culture and traditions. You'll explore the majestic forts and palaces that stand as a testament to the grandeur of pre-Muslim era Rajasthan. Highlights include the Samode Palace, Amber Fort and City Palace of Jaipur, Mehrangarh Fort and Stepwell of Jodhpur, Chittorgarh Fort, City Palace and Saheliyon ki Bari of Udaipur, and Neemrana Fort.
But that's not all! This tour also includes a thrilling visit to Ranthambore National Park, once the hunting ground of Rajasthan's kings and now a sanctuary for the Royal Bengal Tiger.
From Rajasthan, we'll take you to the historical cities of Orchha and Khajuraho. Marvel at the architectural beauty of Kandariya Mahadeo Temple, Chaunsat Yogini Temple, Chitragupta Temple in Khajuraho.
The final leg of our journey takes us to Varanasi, the world's oldest living city. Participate in the evening Ganga Aarti, take an early morning boat ride on the Ganges, and visit the sacred Vishwanath Temple and Manikarnika Ghat.
As a top tour and travel company in Delhi and India, Ghum India Ghum ensures an unforgettable travel experience. So why wait? Join us on this incredible journey through India's rich heritage.
Itinerary at Glance :-
Day 01:- Arrival Delhi
On arrival in Delhi for your Delhi Agra Orchha Khajuraho Varanasi tour with Rajasthan. After completion of your immigration formalities and luggage collection come out of exit gate no 5 of Indira Gandhi International Airport, Delhi. Our friendly representative will be waiting for you with your name Placard board. Later transfer to your pre-booked hotel in a comfortable spacious car. Rest or the day free for Relaxing. Overnight in Delhi.
Day 02:- Delhi Local ( Many Delhi Monuments are closed on Monday )
Post Delicious breakfast at hotel, gear up for full day Delhi city tour, Start with Old Delhi city tour by visiting- The Red Fort, Jama Masjid, The silver street of Chandni Chowk, Spice market, Raj Ghat. For better understanding of Old Delhi tour you may go for Rickshaw ride tour and ride through the bazaars and streets of Old Delhi (Optional tour). Later Post Lunch go for New Delhi city tour visit The famous Hindu temple -Birla Mandir, The India Gate, The Rashtrapati Bhavan - President's House, The tomb of Emperor Humayun, Qutab Minar and The Bahai Temple(Lotus Temple) if time permits than also visit Bangla sahib Gurdwara (Sikh Temple). Post completion of Place to visit in Delhi tour or best itinerary for Delhi tour, stay overnight in Delhi hotel.
Day 03:- Delhi to Jaipur ( 260 kms/ Approx. 5 hrs)
After a healthy breakfast at the hotel, Start your rajasthan tour package from delhi and drive to Jaipur popularly known as pink city India. Jaipur is the only city in the world symbolising the nine divisions of the universe through the nine rectangular sectors subdividing it. The historic walled city of Jaipur in Rajasthan, which was founded in 1727 AD under the rule of Sawai Jai Singh II. Jaipur is famous for its exemplary architectural legacy and vibrant culture, it made its official entry into the UNESCO World Heritage Site list recently in 2019. On arrival in Jaipur by late evening & transfer to hotel. Night stay in Jaipur.
Day 04:- Jaipur Sightseeing tour
This morning post nutritious breakfast, go for guided City tour of Jaipur by visiting the Amber fort, built in 16th century famous for its artistic style, enjoy an elephant ride(own Expense) at Amber, later visit Jal Mahal which is situated in middle of Man Sagar Lake. Drive past the Hawa Mahal-a Palace of winds,This architectural feature allowed cool air from the Venturi effect to pass through, thus making the whole area more pleasant during the high temperatures in summer. In the afternoon post Lunch you will visit the city palace and museum the magnificent pillars, lattice or jali work, carved marble interiors and inlaid ornamentations make the palace beautiful in appearance and a treat to watch for the visitors, walk to adjacent Jantar Mantar an astronomical observatory, you may also visit famous Albert hall. Post completion of Palce to visit in Jaipur or best itinerary for Jaipur tour or place to see in Jaipur or things to do in Jaipur or tour of important tourist attractions in Jaipur, stay overnight in Jaipur hotel.
Day 05:- Jaipur to Ranthambore (By road Approx. 04 Hrs)
This morning post delicious breakfast at hotel, Check out from hotel and start your 5th day of Rajasthan holiday packages by driving to Ranthambore-famous for the wildlife sanctuary which is said to have one of the India's friendliest Tigers and also considered to be the best place in the world to photograph the tiger in its natural habitat, also a wonderful place for bird watching. Arrive Ranthambhore & transfer to hotel. Night stay in Ranthambore.
Day 06:- Visit in Ranthambore National Park
Today's most exciting day of the tour for wildlife lover wake up at early morning for breathtaking 3 hrs Jungle safari or wildlife safari in Ranthambore in a Canter (a vehicle which is open on the top) you will get chance to see different animal inside Ranthambore national park and back to the hotel have your healthy breakfast and take rest. In the afternoon post lunch a second visit to jungle safari in India or wildlife safari in India and enjoy the game viewing again. Night stay in Ranthambore.
Day 07:- Ranthambore to Agra Via Fatehpur Sikri( 260kms /06Hrs )
Post healthy breakfast at hotel drive to Mughal city Agra, On the way don't forget to visit Fatehpur Sikri- a perfectly preserved red sandstone ghost town which was the estranged capital of Mughal King Akbar and was built in 1569 and deserted after failure of its water system. On arrival in Agra and check into a hotel. Later post lunch go for guided sunset TAJ MAHAL visit which was constructed by 5th Mughal emperor, Shah Jahan built it in 1631 in the memory of his second wife, Mumtaz Mahal, a Muslim Persian princess. She died in a very unfortunate way while accompanying her husband in Berhampur. They went there to crush a rebellion, post giving birth to their 14th child. It is believed that her death crushed the emperor so much that all his hair and beard were said to have grown white like snow in a few months. When Mumtaz Mahal was alive, she took four promises from the Shah Jahan: first that he would build the Taj in her memory; 2nd that he should remarry; 3rd, that he would be kind to their children; and 4th that he would visit the tomb on her death anniversary. He fulfilled the first and second promises. Construction started in 1631 and was completed in 22 years. Almost twenty thousand people were deployed to work on it. Famous Iranian architect designed it and it is best appreciated when the architecture and its adornments are linked to the passion that inspired it. It is a "symbol of eternal love". Night stay in Agra. Note :- Taj Mahal closed on Friday
Day 08:- Agra sightseeing tour
Post healthy buffet breakfast at hotel, Later go for Agra city tour or things to do in Agra by visiting Agra Fort-the rusty and huge red-sandstone fort of Agra stands on the banks of the river Yamuna. This fort is divided into many parts, the main place is Diwan-I-Am (hall for public audience), a colonnaded hall made of red-sandstone with a throne alcove of inlaid marble at the back, the Emperor heard public petitions. Second important part is the Diwan-i-Khas (hall for private audience)which is built of marble pavilions with floral inlays lend an ethereal ambience, the Emperor sat on his gem-studded Peacock Throne and used to met foreign ambassadors and rulers of friendly kingdoms. If timer permits do visit Baby Taj Mahal and Mehtab Bagh in Agra. From Mehtab Bagh you can take many stunning pics with the beautiful Taj Mahal in its background. Post Places to visit in Agra or Places to See in Agra or tour of important tourist attractions in Agra. Overnight in Agra.
Day 09:- Agra to Jhansi (By train) Jhansi - Orchha (By road approx 15kms/30 minutes)
After breakfast transfer to railway station to board the fast air-conditioned train to Jhansi. After arrival at Jhansi railway station, meet N greet our friendly representative, and transfer to the pre-booked hotel at Orchha. Orchha is an architectural heritage town in the Niwari district of Madhya Pradesh, Orchha historical town was founded by Rudra Pratap Singh in the 16th century from the Bundela dynasty. Later Bir Singh Deo, king of Orchha who was a great builder during his time spread Bundeli architectural styles not only in Orchha but to several parts of North India. On arrival, post hotel check-in formalities, go for a place to see in Orchha. Orchha is a well-kept medieval township, Orchha was built in the 16th century. Orchha Sightseeing includes a tour of Rajmahal with its beautiful murals, as well as visit to the Laxmi Narayan Temple and the Jehangir Mahal built in the 17th century, to commemorate the visit of the emperor Jehangir. Post tour of Places to visit in Orchha or Things to do in Orchha, Night stay in Orchha.
Day 10:- Orchha to Khajuraho ( By road approx 180kms/ 04Hrs )
Post delicious breakfast at the hotel, check out, and drive to Khajuraho to another exciting destination Khajuraho, Khajuraho is famous for its Eastern and Western group of Temples, and these temples are UNESCO world heritage sites. The iconic temples of Khajuraho are lifetime experiences. Temples in Khajuraho are regarded as one of the best world artistic wonders, these temples are devoted to the several Hindu pantheon of Gods are covered in carvings that are a paean to life and love. constructed within a short span of almost a hundred years by the Chandela Rajputs, the 10th century temples lay forgotten until they were discovered in the present century. Khajuraho has attained fame for the sensual appeal of its erotic sculptures. Evening at leisure. Night stay in Khajuraho.
Day 11:- Places to visit in Khajuraho
Post yummy breakfast at the hotel go for places to see in Khajuraho or Khajuraho guided tour starts with visiting Khajuraho and its temples, Explore Khajuraho Eastern and Western Group of Temple, these temples were built during the the Chandela dynasty rule by 950-1050. Out of 85 temples, only 22 temples from the original temples group survived till now, All these temples are magnificent examples of Hindu architecture. Though all the temples are worth a visit, you visit the main attractions of Khajuraho which are the Parsvanath Temple, and the Adinath Temple. Post tour of places to visit in Khajuraho or best itinerary for Khajuraho tour or things to do in Khajuraho. In Khajuraho go for The Khajuraho Group of Monuments tour which is of Hindu temples and Jain temples, these temples UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1986. Stay overnight in Khajuraho.
Another exciting additional tour for this day on direct payment post tourist place to visit in Khajuraho you may opt for the Evening Panna Jungle safari tour from Khajuraho, Panna is only 1hr drive from Khajuraho. Panna National Park is the 22nd National Park of India and it was declared in 1992. Evening Jungle Safari in Panna will let you experience the dense ambiance of the forest and give you a chance to encounter the wildest ranges of mammals, reptiles, and several species of migratory birds, flora, and fauna. Other than this, you will even be able to get the chance to spot the tiger species at very close quarters, Later you will return back to the hotel for a Night stay in Khajuraho.
Day 12:- Khajuraho to Varanasi (By flight own expense)
After a tempting breakfast, start the 12th day of the Luxury Tour of Rajasthan by dropping at Khajuraho airport to board a flight to Varanasi, Varanasi is believed to be India's most sacred city situated on the western bank of the holy river Ganges. It is also one of the oldest living cities in the world. As a place for devotion and worship for billions of Hindu peoples, with thousands of temples dotting the city. Kashi or Varanasi has a fascinating charm of its own, a quality of sublime beauty, and a timeless eternal appeal. Kashi is a city that cannot be described, It has to be experienced. On Arrival in Varanasi, meet and greet our representative and transfer to the hotel. Later post lunch visit Harishchandra, Manikarnaka also known as Burning Ghat (It is believed that a dead human's soul finds salvation when cremated here), Dashashwamedh Ghat, etc. In the evening, watch the world-famous Ganga Aarti which takes you to different worlds. Enjoy your overnight stay in Varanasi. This day gives answers to Places to visit in Varanasi.
Day 13:- Morning boat ride and Sarnath city tour
In the early morning one can choose to take subah-e-Banaras (Sunrise of Varanasi) boat trip to enjoy the beautiful sunrise of the ancient city of world Kashi and also see historical ghats of Varanasi and observe the way of life of pilgrims by the Ghats. On the boat trip, one can understand the traditions, and culture of Kashi. Later in the afternoon, Sarnath is the place where Lord Buddha preached his sermon/dharma to his first five disciples after attaining enlightenment. In Sarnath visit Dhamek Stupa - the most visited and known as the most important Buddhist shrine in the world. Later also visited a museum, the Thai temple, Main temple. Overnight in Varanasi.
Day 14:- Varanasi to Delhi ( By flight/ Own Expense )
Post a healthy buffet breakfast at the hotel, Check out from the hotel, and transfer to the airport as per flight timing to connect the flight for Delhi, Arrive in Delhi, and later transfer to the hotel. The rest of the day is free for leisure or last-minute shopping etc. Night stay in Delhi.
Day 15:- Delhi Departure
After a tempting breakfast at the hotel, pack your bag and baggage with a promise of coming back again and again. Proceed to Delhi Airport/Railway station on time to board your flight/train with a lot of sweet memories of your holidays.
Accommodation On double/ Twin sharing in mentioned/similar hotels
Meal Plan Will Be On Cpai (Room + Breakfast ).
All meals in Ranthambore hotel or Resort
Stay 3N Delhi, 2N Jaipur, 2N Ranthambore, 2N Agra, 1N Orchha, 2N Khajuraho, 2N Varanasi
All transfer in By Air Conditioned Private car.
Elephant ride in Jaipur ( Subject to availability),
Morning Boat ride in Varanasi.
Local English speaking guides for a day in Jaipur, Agra, Khajuraho and Varanasi
All sightseeing As Per The Itinerary
02 Sharing Jungle Safari in Ranthambore
Airport Pick -up & Drop
01 morning boat ride in Varanasi
Train tickets for Agra-Jhansi in airconditioned chair car.
Inter State Taxes
All Hotel Taxes
500ml packaged water daily per person
Package cost as per 02 person travelling together
Website costing as per standard hotels, email us for upgraded hotels packages
For Solo Traveler Paid extra 699 USD Extra
Meals Not Mentioned In The Itinerary
Entry Fees To Monuments And Palaces.
Anything Not Mentioned In The Inclusions.
Porterage At Hotels And Airports, Tips, Insurance, Laundry, Liquors, Wine, Etc.
All Items Of Personal Nature.
Any Cost Arising Due To Natural Calamities Like Landslides, Roadblocks, Etc.
Any Increase In Taxes Or Fuel Leading To An Increase In Surface Transport.
Mandatory X- Mas / New Year Eve Supplementary Charges , That Should Be Paid By The Guest Directly To The Hotels Concerned..
Hotel will be same or Similar Category hotel depends on availability
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**All tours are organised and managed by government authorised travel agency and guides. Ghum India Ghum is registered with Government of Delhi(India) under act 1932 no. 9 and Also registered under Ministry of Corporate Affairs, Government of India & Tourism Department of India.