North India Tour by Rail
Duration: 10 Days 09 Nights
Destinations: Delhi – Jaipur – Agra – Gwalior – Jhansi – Khajuraho – Varanasi – Delhi
Note: The Train Reservation is Subject to Availability
Day 1: Delhi
Arrival in Delhi. Upon arrival you will be transferred to the hotel. Overnight at Delhi
Day 02. Delhi – Jaipur (by train)
In the morning sightseeing at Delhi. In the evening transfer to railway station for train journey to Jaipur. Arrival at Jaipur and Transfer to Hotel for Overnight stay.
Day 03: Jaipur Sightseeing
In the morning arrive in Jaipur and transfer to the hotel. After breakfast we drive to the ancient capital of Amber, laying 11 km. away from Jaipur. Enroute to Amber we will visit the Hawa Mahal (Palace of the Winds) We also visit to Jantar Mantar, a stone observatory, the largest of Jai Singh’s five remarkable observatories. In the afternoon we visit the City palace which is still the formal residence of the royal family, built in a blend of the Rajasthani and Mughal architecture. Later we have a walk through the colorful Bazaar of Jaipur. In the evening we drive through the new city of Jaipur and visit “Laxmi Narayan Mandir”, a Hindu temple made out of white marble. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 04. Jaipur – Agra (by train)
In the early morning transfer to the railway station for the train to Agra. Arrive in Agra by the afternoon and transfer to the hotel. Rest of the day free for leisure. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 05: Agra – Gwalior
We start today our sightseeing by a visit to the Agra Fort, built by three of the greatest Mughal emperors. After the visit of Agra Fort we proceed to visit the most beautiful monument of India, the Taj Mahal, an enduring monument to love, with a continually fulfilling beauty. After visiting Taj Mahal proceed to Gwalior by Road. Day at Sightseeing of City, Overnight at Hotel.
Day 06: Gwalior – Jhansi (By Train) – Khajuraho
In the morning transfer to railway station to catch the train for Jhansi. Upon arrival in Jhansi, later drive to Khajuraho. Khajuraho was the capital of the Chandela dynasty. The temples of Khajuraho are among the finest examples of temple craftsmanship in the whole of India. Overnight at Khajuraho.
Day 07: Khajuraho – Varanasi (By Flight)
Today after breakfast we visit the temples of Eastern Group and Western Group. Most famous among them is the Laxmana Temple which is dedicated to god Vishnu. The presence of erotic sculptures in the Temples at Khajuraho is one of the expression among others of the celebration of all human activities displaying different aspects of Hinduism. In the evening proceed to Airport to catch a flight to Varanasi. The rest of the day at leisure. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 08: Varanasi – Delhi (by train)
In morning, after breakfast we take a boat ride on the holy river Ganges and enjoy sunrise on the boat. Ghats (flight of steps) and the activities of pilgrims on that are the principal attraction for visitors to Varanasi. After a break in the Hotel we go for the sightseeing of the city of Varanasi. In the evening transfer to railway station for overnight journey to Delhi.
Day 09: Delhi
In the morning arrive in New Delhi Rly. St and transfer to the hotel. Afternoon visit Red Fort, India Gate and in evening visit to Local market and Overnight in Hotel.
Day 10: Delhi Departure
Morning after breakfast at Hotel, Drop at Airport or Rly. St. for Onward Destination.