Agra is a city in northern India’s Uttar Pradesh state. It's home to the iconic Taj Mahal, a mausoleum built for the Mughal ruler Shah Jahan’s wife, Mumtaz Mahal (who died in childbirth in 1631). The imposing main building features a massive dome and intricately carved white marble inlaid with precious stones. This is set behind a reflecting pool inside a courtyard defined by 4 minarets.
Visit Qutab Minar
visit Fatehpur Sikri
visit Amber Fort - located 14 kilometers from Jaipur.
Visit the famous Bhama Temple,
After your arrival at Delhi, Street Way Holidays Pvt Ltd Representative Will Meet and Asist at Delhi Airport, After Pickup, get transfered to Your Pre-Booked Hotel. Overnight stay at your hotel.
Delhi Sightseeing Visit-
After you have done your breakfast, Visit Delhi Full Day Old and New Delhi City Tour, have a visit of Red Fort - Mughal ruler Shah Jahan had varied needs of this fort and it was made according to those needs, Chandni Chowk - it is the main street of the old city of Delhi (Shahjahanabad) Visit Bangla Sahib Gurudwara – it is a Sikh Temple in New Delhi and Drive Past President’s House, Visit Qutab Minar - it is among the tallest and famous towers in the world. Return to Your Hotel in evening around 6 pm for dinner and overnight stay.
Delhi - Agra-
Post Breakfast Drive for Agra by car (about 4 hours). Upon arrival in Agra. Complete the check in formalities in Your Hotel. In the afternoon you’ll have tour of the city. Agra Fort - Emperor Akbar the Great eshtablished the Agra Fort that is also sometimes called Red Fort of Agra. During the rule of emperorJahangir, the capital was primarily shifted to Lahore but Agra became the prime spot of Mughal capital onece again in between the rule of Akbar and Marvel at the Taj Mahal - established by Emperor Shahjahan. Evening time will be free for shopping and leisure activities. Return back to hotel for dinner and overnight stay.
Agra Sightseeing -
This day after your breakfast, have a visit to Sikandra, where you’ll see the magnificent mausoleum of Emperor Akbar the Great and Tomb Of Itimad Ud Daulah and Itmad-ud-daula has a special place in the chronicles for both history as well as architecture. This is important because Itmad ud Daula is the very first tomb in the history of India that is entirely made out of Marble. Evening will be free for leisure activities. Return to the hotel for dinner and overnight stay.
Agra - Jaipur -
Post Breakfast at Hotel leave for Jaipur in the morning and make a stop to visit Fatehpur Sikri, the city built by Emperor Akbar to celebrate the birth of his son. Upon arrival in Jaipur. visit the City Palace, situated in the heart of Jaipur's old city. The palace is a mixture of Rajput and Mughal architecture, it comprises of Seven storied Chandra Mahal in the centre. and museum with its variety of collection of paintings. Evening free for local market / shopping. Return back to your hotel for dinner and overnight stay.
Jaipur Full Day Sightseeing (B,D)
After Breakfast at Hotel, Go for Jaipur Full day Jaipur sight seeing , visit Amber Fort - located 14 kilometers from Jaipur. The magnificent Amber Fort is a fine blend of Hindu and Muslim architecture. Return to Jaipur, Hawa Mahal - (Palace of Winds), Jaipur's most distinctive landmark. Built in 1799, this is an amazing example of Rajput architecture, Birla Temple - The Birla Temple dedicated to Lord Vishnu and Goddess Laxmi is yet another major attraction in the Pink city of Jaipur. Dinner and Overnight Stay in Jaipur Hotel.
Jaipur – Pushkar -
Post breakfast, Checkout From Hotel and Drive to Pushkar and Check into pre-booked hotel there. Visit the most popular Bhama Temple, Ghats later visit Ajmer Visit Famous Darga Khawja Moyanu Din Chitis, and Ajmer Lakes, Dinner and night Stay in your hotel.
Pushkar – Deogarh -
After completing your breakfast at hotel, drive to Deogarh . Upon arrival check-in at your hotel Deogarh Mahal. Later explore the city visiting the Deogarh Mahal by a walking tour in the classic streets of ethnic village. Return to the Deogarh hotel for dinner and overnight stay.
Deogarh – Chittorgarh-
Post breakfast, checkout and drive to chittorgarh. Uppon arrival at chittorgarh transfer to your hotel later have a visit of the ruined citadel, you will be surprised to know that this equipped settlement has been destroyed thrice and each time the result was 'JAUHAR' -when women and children immolated themselves on a vast interment pyre. Return to your hotel for dinner and overnight stay at chittorgarh.
Chittorgarh - Udaipur -
After your Breakfast at hotel, hit the road for Udaipur. Arrive Udaipur and check-in your pre-booked hotel. Udaipur - ‘City of Dreams’ or ‘Venice of the East’- is perhaps the most stunning of all Indian cities. A quixotic group of exotic gardens filled with budding trees and fancy island palaces shining in mirror - calm lakes - that’s Udaipur. The city was established by Maharaja Udai Singh, who motivated the Mewar capital here following the 3rd and last bag of Chittaur in 1566. Udai Singh was leader of the primary Rajput family, the Sisodias, who claim direct descent from the Sun god. Dinner and Overnight Stay in Udaipur Hotel.
Udaipur Sightseeing -
After breakfast at hotel, proceed for full day city sightseeing tour of Udaipur visiting City Palace, here you will wonder at rooms with mirrored walls and ivory doors, colorful glass casements and inlaid marble galleries and the Peacock Courtyard. Also visit the beautiful garden called “Sahelion-ki-Bari”, the Jagdish Temple and the local folk Museum. In the evening enjoy the motor boat cruise on the Lake Pichola and during boat ride visit the Jag Mandir Palace an island palace in the center of the lake. Spend some time at the Jag Mandir Palace and return back to your hotel. Overnight Stay in Udaipur Hotel.
Udaipur – Jodhpur (B,D)
After Breakfast at hotel, Drive for Jodhpur enroute visiting the famous Ranakpur Jain temples, you will be bewitched at the shrine view with two hundred basins, none of which are similar, sustaining its 28 halls. Also visit the temple of Sun God with its erotic statues. Later Drive To Jodhpur, Uppon Arrive check into hotel. Evening Free at Leisure.Dinner and Overnight Stay in Jodhpur Hotel
Jodhpur Sightseeing (B,D)
After breakfast at hotel, Visit Full Day Jodhpur City Sightseeings. visiting the gateway to the desert past, home of the Rathors of Marwar the “Mehrangarh Fort”, growing up a mountainous scarp. The Fort spreads over 5 kms on a hill. It houses a palace intricately decorated with long imprinted boards and latticed windows delicately shaped from red sandstone. It also has a museum with a rich group of palanquins, howdahs, regal cradles, small paintings of various schools, folk music gadgets, costumes and exciting armoury. Later visit Jaswant Thada, to the left of the Mehrangarh Fort complex. It is a nineteenth century royal monument constructed in memories of Maharaja Jaswant Singh II, the thirty third Rathore monarch of Jodhpur.Dinner and Overnight in Jodhpur Hotel.
Jodhpur – Osian - Jaisalmer (B,D)
After breakfast at hotel, Checkout and leave for Jaisalmer. This city was established in 1157 by the Bhati prince, Jaisal, to reinstate the old capital Lodawa, which has been verified too susceptible to assaults from neighbouring families. Enroute Visit Osian - Osian is an ancient town which is situated at jodhpur district. This place is situated at about 65 kms away from the main district. Later Drive To Jaisalmer. Uppon Arrive in Jaisalmer Transfer To Your Hotel. Evening Free at Leisure. Dinner and Overnight Stay in Jaisalmer Hotel.
Jaisalmer Sightseeing (B,D)
After breakfast at hotel, Leave for full day sightseeing tour of the Jaisalmer, it is also known as “Golden City”. You will be guided to Sonar Fort - The fort was constructed in 1156 by the Rajput. Standing arrogant to an altitude of 100 mtrs over the city with its ninety nine pillars, the fort is grand sight in the afternoon sun. The fort is entered through a frightening series of enormous gates foremost to a large courtyard. Also visit Patwon-Ki-Havelis, Salim-Singh-Ki-Haveli and Gandhi Sagar Tank. In the afternoon take an excursion to Sam Sand Dunes for visiting the characteristic Rajasthani Desert Village. View the sunset from the dunes. Overnight stay in jaisalmer hotel.
Jaisalmer – Nagaur - Bikaner (B,D)
After breakfast at Hotel, leave for Bikaner via Nagaur - The historic, equipped town of Nagaur lies about middle in between Jodhpur and Bikaner. Upon arrival check into hotel. Bikaner is more generally called the camel state the city is well known for the best riding camels in the world. The camel you can find in every field- dragging heavy carts, transporting grains or working on wells, camels are the major partners & helpers. The wells of Bikaner are an important source of water from other magnetisms of the city. These are constructed on lofty platforms with slight minaret towers on each of the 4 corners and can be noted even from a distance. Evening free at leisure. Dinner and Overnight stay in Bikaner hotel.
Bikaner - Mandawa (B,D)
After breakfast at hotel, Checkout and Drive To Mandawa - Established mid-eighteenth century, it has attractive frescos in the bulky rugged fort (c1755) constructed by Thakur N. Singh. A wonderful view of the town can be taken from the patio of Mandawa Fort. Dinner and Overnight stay in Mandawa hotel.
Mandawa - Delhi (B,D)
After breakfast at hotel, take a walking tour of decorated 'havelis' with colorful paints of the leading business families. Though they no longer live here, the local concierges are pleased to illustrate the travelers around. A visit to Chowkhani Haveli, Gulab Rai Ladia Haveli and Mohahanlal Saraf Haveli will leave you enthralled. Spend the main part of the day looking into frescoes. In the afternoon leave for Delhi, upon arrival check into hotel. Dinner and Overnight stay in Delhi Hotel.
Delhi Sightseeing and Departure (B)
After Breakfast at hotel, Checkout from hotel and visit New Delhi Sightseeing See Lotus Temple - The Baha'i Temple or the Lotus Temple is situated on the top of the Kalkaji hill in the South Delhi. This temple has been categorised as the 'Taj Mahal of the 21st century.' This temple was constructed in 1980-81 and Humayun Tomb - Humayun, the eldest son of Babur, was the second emperor of the Mughal Empire. Unfortunately, he was not able to rule for a long time and met with his untimely death after he fell from the stairs of the Sher Mandal library and India Gate - The foundation stone of India Gate was laid by His Royal Highness, the Duke of Connaught in 1921 and it was designed by Edwin Lutyens. Evening By 6 Pm Transfer To Rly Station / Airport For Your Onward Journey
Communication and Etiquettes:
To greet people in India fold your palms in front the chest and say “Namaste”. While saying it bow your head slightly – in this way you will signify your respect to another person. The word Namaste comes from the Sanskrit words “Namah te” and means “I bow to you”.Indians say that the real meeting between people is the meeting of their minds. They believe greeting each other with Namaste welcomes their minds to meet.
In India handshake is common among men mostly. Western woman may offer her hand to a westernized Indian man, but usually not to others. Traditional Indian women can shake hands with other women, but normally not with men.
Mysterious Indian head wobble is a non-verbal equivalent of a multipurpose Hindu word “Accha”, which can mean anything from “Good” to “I understand”. Usually head wobble is used by Indian people to respond in the affirmation. For example, if you ask if you can order taxi and a person will wobble his or her head in reply, that will mean “Yes”. Sometimes head wobble could mean “Thank you” or simply be a sign of friendliness. The head wobble is more prevalent in south regions of India like Kerala; moving on the north you’ll notice that this gesture is less common there.
In traditional Indian culture pointing footwear at people is seen insulting, or touching people or objects with your feet or shoes. If you occasionally do so, you should apologize straight away. On the other side, touching with a hand elder person feet is a sign of respect in India.
Head is considered as the most sensitive part of body in Indian culture, and it is recommended to avoid touching another person head to prevent offending him or her.
Indian people are not used to express their romantic feelings in public. Kissing and hugging outside could be misunderstood in traditional Indian society.
If you visit Hindu temples in India, dress in loose, covering your hands and legs, clothes. Women in this case are required to cover their hair. Remember to take off your shoes before entering temple or mosque. It is polite to take off shoes while visiting somebody’s house or even somebody’s shop in India too.
Try to dress modestly while travelling in India. It is recommended both for men and women to choose loose clothes covering shoulders and knees. It is generally known that India has very conservative dress standards, especially in rural areas. Here you can hardly find a man wearing shorts or a woman wearing skirt above the ankles. In urban places like Mumbai and Delhi western dress style, including jeans on woman, is prevailing. Liberal views on dress are typical for Goa too: it is all right here to wear anything you want for night party, but still, in day time it will be better to dress more suitable for Asian mentality. Anyway, if you’d like to show respect to Indian culture and to feel yourself comfortable, you might find appropriate to dress yourself “locally”. Kurtas (loose men shirts) and cotton pants would be good option for men, and salwar kameez (tunic and loose trousers) for women.
Food and Drinks:
Indian food is amazing. It is literally exploding with millions of flavors. Hot, sweet, bitter, spicy, fresh, fragrant – it may lead you to one of the biggest culinary adventures in your life. Here are some of our “directions” on your way to it. First of all, we would recommend you to choose western customers oriented restaurants and cafes, because meals here would be less spicy than in the “real” Indian one. Here you may also expect high service and secure hygienic conditions. We would advise you to order well roasted or boiled dishes and to avoid dishes made from raw ingredients. Don’t eat food or pass objects with your left hand. The left hand is considered to be unclean in Indian culture as it is using for some bathroom purposes.
Drinks. Drink only bottled water, such as Kinsley, Bisleri and Aquafin, and avoid adding ice into your drinks. Be careful with freshly squeezed juices: if prepared in a good restaurant or juice center, it can really bring you much satisfaction, but if you decide to buy it from street juice maker, it may probably cause some stomach upsets.
Money and Shopping:
The unit of Indian currency is the rupee; it is divided into 100 paise.24 hour banking facilities are available at international airports. Travellers cheques are exchangeable at most hotels; they are acceptable in sterling or American dollars.ATMs are common in most towns and cities in India. However, we recommend you to carry some cash or travellers cheques with you in a case the power goes down, you lose your plastic or ATM is out of order. To exchange currency you must present your passport. It is good to remember, that in India exchanging money except through authorized channels is illegal. It is also not allowed to take rupees out of India.
Bartering is part of shopping experience in India. The more touristy a place, the higher it’s asking prices will be, and the greater it’s price flexibility. Our advice would be “Bargain, bargain and, again, bargain while shopping in India”.
Tipping is very common in India. If a person is offering a small service to you, he or she expects a tip for it. A service in a hotel might justify a tip of Rs20. In a restaurant a 5% tip is quite enough. Rickshaw and taxi drivers should be also tipped.
If you need transportation in India, contact your tour operator or your hotel stuff to hire a taxi or a car with private driver. Driving on your own could be uncomfortable due to intense traffic and typical Indian street chaos. Travelling in public transport could be also challenging in India: you will be really fortunate if you could get a seat there. Optionally, if you need to get on the market or on the beach you may use notorious Indian rickshaw.
India is not a violent country when it comes to robberies. However, in touristic places mostly could be a lot of thieves waiting for the right opportunity to make their profit on somebody’s carelessness. To avoid this we recommend you not to flash your valuables around and make sure you carry them safety in your bag. It is better to leave your documents and jewelry in the safe of your hotel room. Wise decision will be not to put large denomination of money in the purse, but to keep them “close to skin” in a special little bag for money. Be careful with Indian monkeys too. Some of them may annoy you wishing to get your food or some attractive objects you hold in hands.
Despite rapid economic growth, India still faces poverty and begging. In every touristic place you will see beggars asking for your money and behaving very often in confronting and persistent way. The best thing probably would be ignoring them, as most of beggars simply do their business and prefer to beg instead of working. If you would like, you may give Rs10-RS20 to a child or elder person on when leaving the place, nor arriving, to prevent being mobbed.
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