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Essential India & Goa

Duration11 Days

Destinations - Delhi, Agra, Jaipur, Goa, Mumbai.

Day 01: - Arrive Delhi, India

Arrive at Delhi International Airport.

Delhi - A bustling metropolis and a city of 14 million inhabitants, is also India’s capital. A near perfect blend of the ancient and the modern, Delhi, consisting two parts Old & New Delhi, is a city with something for everyone. From Forts and monuments that are almost 500 years old, to modern shopping malls, nightclubs and golf courses, Delhi truly is India’s crown jewel.

Upon clearing Customs and Immigration, you are met by our representative who will present you with a welcome pack including all necessary documentation and arrange for your transfer to your hotel for check-in. No activity is scheduled today, since most of the International flights arrive into India close to midnight only. Overnight at hotel.

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Day 02: Delhi

This morning you are collected from your hotel for full day tour of Old and New Delhi.

The tour of the 17th-century old city includes the great mosque of Jama Masjid, The main street of Old Delhi is the colorful shopping bazaar known as Chandni Chowk (“Moonlit Street”). Drive past Raj Ghat, the cremation site of Mahatma Gandhi.

The tour of New Delhi includes the Humayun's Tomb, the precursor of the Taj Mahal. Drive down the spectacular Rajpath (“the Kingsway,”) passing the India Gate (the memorial built to commemorate the unknown soldiers,) the President’s House, and the House of Parliament. Enjoy a brief respite from the otherwise bustling city at Birla Mandir, a modern and colourful Hindu temple.

Evening at leisure to perhaps venture out and discover the city or its many restaurants on your own. Overnight at hotel.

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Day 03: Delhi - Agra

This morning you drive to Agra (220kms/4 hrs.).

Agra - “The Land of Taj” was once the capital of the Mughal Empire and even today it seems to linger in the past. Not surprising, for the Mughal emperors with their passion for building, endowed the city with some of the finest structures in the world. Agra is an old city and it is said that its name was derived from Agrabana, a forest that’s finds mention in the epic Mahabharata. In more recent times Agra came into prominence when Sikandar Lodi made it his capital city in 1501. Later it passed into the possession of the Mughals. It was during the time of the third emperor “Akbar” that Agra came into its own and later on his grandson “Shah Jehan” ornamented the city with that masterpiece of Mughal architecture - The Taj Mahal.

Upon arrival in Agra, check in to your hotel. Afternoon, you are collected from your hotel for half day tour of Agra visiting The Taj Mahal - a poem, a feeling of love, in white marble, is a fine example of the fusion of many architectural styles. It has been described as the most extravagant monument ever built for love. Your tour also includes a visit to the Red Sandstone Agra Fort, seat of the Mughal dynasty in the 16th century, lies on the bend of the River Yamuna, almost in the heart of town. Akbar built it as his citadel over the years of 1565-1573.

Evening at leisure. Overnight at hotel.

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Day 04: Agra – Jaipur

This morning you drive to Jaipur (250 kms/05 hrs.), visiting Fatehpur Sikri en-route – often called the ghost city , built by Akbar the Great in the 16th century to serve as the capital of his vast empire, Fatehpur Sikri was mysteriously abandoned 13 years later. Later continue your drive to the Pink City of Rajasthan – Jaipur.

Jaipur - Jaipur is an exuberance of colour, dance, and song with the traditional arts and crafts. It's one of India's most well planned cities, with wide, straight avenues, roads, streets and lanes in a grid system. The great warrior/astronomer Maharaja Jai Singh II carefully planned Jaipur's foundation. Laid out in the 18th century, its design followed specifications from an epochal Hindu treatise on architecture.

This "Pink City," so called because its buildings are painted in the tones of an autumnal sunset, intersperses the play of red and pink with white borders and motifs. The royal family's residence at Amber is only 11 km away. The palaces and forts of yesteryear, once witness to royal processions, now shine amid the splendor of modern monuments, juxtaposition accepted quite naturally into the lifestyles of an amazing people.

Upon arrival in Jaipur, check in to your hotel and rest of the day at leisure. Overnight at hotel.

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Day 05: Jaipur

This morning, you are collected from your hotel for a city tour of Jaipur.

Visit the Hawa Mahal or "Palace of Winds,” one of the major landmarks of Jaipur, although it is actually little more than a façade. The five-story building was originally built to enable the ladies of the royal household to watch the everyday life and processions of the city.

The City Palace, located in the heart of the old city, is a large complex of courtyards, buildings, and gardens, and also houses an interesting museum.

Adjacent to the City Palace is Jantar Mantar, the ancient astronomical observatory built by Raja Jai Singh, whose passion for astronomy was even more notable than his prowess as a warrior.

Your tour also includes a visit to the Amber fort, situated on the outskirts of the city. Here, you are transported back in time today, riding like royalty atop elegantly draped and painted elephants into the high mountain fortress. Amber Fort was the ancient capital of the State until 1728 and inside the fort, you visit the Jagmandir or the Hall of victory glittering with mirrors, Jai Mahal and the Temple of Kali.

Evening at leisure. Overnight in Jaipur.

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Day 06: Jaipur - Goa

This morning you will be met by our representative and escorted from your hotel to the Jaipur airport intime to connect with the flight for Mumbai followed by a connecting flight to Goa.

Goa – Goa, the crown jewel in the treasure trove that is India, is a masterpiece of nature .Stretches of pristine white sand wetted by rushes of azure blue water, the sky mirrored in the sea below, mesmerizing palm trees, white churches resting against lush green paddy fields and the strumming of guitars from distant taverns make Goa the perfect hideaway for those seeking respite from the concrete jungles of civilization. Other than its golden sand beaches, Goa also has several places of Historic and cultural importance. The Churches of Old Goa, and the Old Portuguese quarters in the city are definitely worth a visit.

Upon arrival you will be met and escorted to your hotel for check-in etc. Rest of the day at leisure to explore the beaches and enjoy the beer, wine and hospitality of Goa on your own.

Overnight at hotel.

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Day 07: - Goa

Day at leisure. Overnight at hotel.

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Day 08: - Goa

Day at leisure. Overnight at hotel.

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Day 09: - Goa – Mumbai

Morning at leisure. This afternoon, you will be met by our representative and escorted from your hotel to the Goa airport intime to connect with the flight for Mumbai.

Mumbai: Mumbai or Bombay as it was known earlier, is the commercial capital of India, a city of entrepreneurs, concrete towers, clubs and discos, cricket, Bollywood and more. In 1661, Charles II of England received the islands of Bombay as dowry when he married Princess Catherine of Braganza. The British Government leased the islands to the East India Company, who developed it into a thriving trading port.

Today, Mumbai is the country's financial and cultural capital. It is also home to India’s thriving film industry. It is seen, to the teeming masses that flock there to live and work, as a place where opportunities abound. Its inhabitants, an amalgam of great wealth and abject poverty, are swept into the endless maelstrom of activity that characterises this city of dreams.

Upon arrival you will be met and escorted to your hotel for check-in etc. Rest of the day at leisure. Overnight in Mumbai.

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Day 10: - Mumbai

This morning you are collected from your hotel for half-day tour of Mumbai. This tour includes a visit to the Gateway of India -- a grand ceremonial arch built to commemorate the visit of King George IV, Mani Bhavan – where the father of our Nation resided for 15 years, the Marine drive, the Prince of Wales museum -- considered as one of the best museums in the country, the Hanging gardens & Victoria rail station.

Rest of the day at leisure to perhaps venture out and discover the city or its many restaurants on your own. Overnight at hotel.

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Day 11: - Depart Mumbai

Met by our representative and escorted from your hotel to the Mumbai airport in time for your flight home.

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Package Rates

All prices are per person and in US Dollars -


Category of Hotels

Valid from 16th April’2015 till 30th Sep’2015

Valid from 01st Oct’2015 till 15th Apr’2016  
Superior USD 1277 USD 1324 Book Now
Deluxe USD 1476 USD 1804 Book Now
Luxury USD 2457 USD 3438 Book Now
Domestic Airfare USD 320 USD 320  

Note – * Small supplements may apply for travel between 15th November'2015 and 30th November'2015, 20th December'2015 and 05th January'2016 and during the month of February2016.

Cities Superior Deluxe Luxury
Delhi The Park Claridges The Imperial
Agra Trident The Gateway (Sup. Taj fcng) The Oberoi AmarVilas
Jaipur Trident Jai Mahal Palace The Oberoi RajVilas
Goa Cidade-de-Goa Vivanta by Taj-Fort Aguada Leela Palace
Mumbai Marine Plaza Taj Mahal Palace -Tower Wing Taj Mahal Palace(Palace Wing)

Inclusions:-

#   Accommodation on twin sharing bed and breakfast basis at the selected category of hotels.
#   All arrival-departure transfers and land transportation exactly as per the itinerary using an aircon Car.
#  Sightseeing tours along with an English Speaking Guide and including entrance fee to monuments as mentioned above in the Itinerary. 

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