Day 01 : Arrive Delhi
Upon your arrival, receive a warm welcome at airport by our Representative and get transferred to hotel.Delhi is undoubtedly the most mythological city in the country that has preserved its history but has not forgotten to develop in its due course to become one of the most modern and tolerant cities in the country. Delhi is a city surrounded by bedlams. It is termed as a bustling city. In Delhi, people from different corners swarm into the city.It is a city with a perfect blend of real and reel life .
This day you can join the crowds of the local markets and enjoy shopping.
Day 02 : Delhi
Begin your day with appetizing breakfast at the hotel and the complete day is set for you to jaunt the Capital City. Firstly, we head out towards New Delhi and later to the Old Delhi.
Travel over to second tallest minar in India – Qutub Minar, memorial of Mahatma Gandhi – Rajghat, the Humayun’s Tomb. Drive along the city landmark and All India War Memorial – India Gate, President’s House, Parliament House & Government Secretariat buildings. After enjoying the visit to New Delhi, you can have a paid lunch at the famous “Kareem’s Restaurant” in the Delhi. Later proceeding towards Old Delhi. Visit to largest mosque of India- Jama Masjid, the engaged streets of Chandni Chowk for shopholics and residence of the Mughal Emeperor of India- Red Fort.
You can enjoy an eye fascinating Light & Sound Show at the Fort.
Night stay: Delhi.
Day 03 : Delhi – Agra (04 Hrs, 210 Kms)
Begin your day with savory breakfast at the hotel. Departing Delhi, we head to Agra to visit the Glorious Taj Mahal.
Taj Mahal was built as an ode of love. Taj Mahal in Agra stand apart from the natural beauty and is a perfect example of manmade wonders. The monument in Agra describes the brilliance of the Mughal Architecture. Tajmahal’s creation has a remarkable story behind it. It was built by Mughal emperor Shaha Jahan for his beloved queen Mumtaz .
Your guided tour of this day includes the Taj Mahal, Agra fort– Agra Fort is awonderful example of Mughal architectural flavor. The idea of laying this Mughal creation was given by Great Mughal King – Akbar.
After an exit from Agra fort. We head to Tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah which is popularly called as Baby Taj, constructed on the banks of Yamuna river. The wall inside the tomb has inscriptions from Holy text –Quran.
Night stay : Agra.
Day 04 : Agra – Jaipur (05 Hrs, 240 Kms)
Departing Agra after breakfast, drive further to Jaipur via Fatehpur Sikri. The short lived capital of Mughal architecture. It was built during the second half of the 16th century by the Emperor Akbar also known as the city of Victory. Visit renowned places Marvel Tomb, Buland Darwaza in the city.
Continue drive to Jaipur. Jaipur is a land of kings & Mahraja’s known as the Pink City because Maharaja Ram Singh had all of the Old City painted a welcoming pink in 1876 to herald a visit by the Prince of Wales, it is also the bustling capital of the state of Rajasthan. Jaipur city is a paradise of handicrafts, jewellery, precious stones, historical monuments of the kings of kings. City is divided into old and new fraction. Old part of the city has majestical architecture and chaotic bazars whereas the new part of the city has developed with modern technologies.
Night stay – Jaipur.
Day 05 : Jaipur
Have lavish breakfast and commence the day with first visit to Amber Fort located high on a hill, it is the popular tourist attractions in the Jaipur. The Fort was built in red sandstone and marble and the Maotha Lake adds a certain charm to the entire Fort. One can go on Elephant’s back like the Maharaja’s.
Later, visit Hawa Mahal or Palace of Winds, the stunning five-storied pyramid-shaped palace with numerous small windows, Jantar Mantar Observatory and City Palace museum which covers a large area divided into a series of courtyards, gardens and buildings.
Evening you can do some shopping in the famous traditional Bazaars of Jaipur in between of Rajasthan mob, you can buy Jewellery, handicrafts, precious stones, Carpets, etc.
Night stay: Jaipur.
Day 06 : Jaipur – Delhi (05 Hrs, 260 Kms)
Have breakfast and later drive back to Delhi. Check in the hotel on arrival. Rest of the day free to explore the city by own. Night stay – Delhi.
Day 07 : Delhi – Shimla (09 Hrs, 350 Kms)
Today we drive further to the next half of the trip. Shimla, a winter city enclosed within snowcapped mountains, magnificent hill station to cool senses . The beautiful city provides astonishing view of the great Himalayas. Driving might take near about 8 hours. Shimla being the Queen of Hills is the prime centre of attraction for all the tourists. On arrival , check in at the hotel . If time and energy permits , enjoy at the Mall road and later retire to bed at the hotel .
Nightstay : Shimla
Day 08 : Shimla – Kufri
After having a lavish breakfast at hotel , get ready for the further journey to Kufri .Kufri offers panaromic view of collosal mountains. On arrival, opt for horse riding in the beautiful mountain hills or various adventurous activities . Kufri is a renowned ski resort that offers some fascinating mountain views where one can relax in the natural beauty . Return to Shimla in the evening and head to famous, Viceregal Lodge - place for history seekers; Jakhoo hill along with Jakhoo temple for all the nature lovers and The Shimla ridge at the center of the town.The marvelous view of snow-clad mountain ranges spellbinds you.
Night stay: Shimla
Day 09 : Shimal – Manali (08 Hrs, 260 Kms)
Today, after the breakfast we drive further to Manali.Manali is another hill station surrounded by Beas river with high peak mountatins, deodars and with mountain adventures beckoning from all directions. Apple orchards with snowy capped mountains are the reason backpackers visit Manali. There are thick forests full of cool breeze and bird songs. Arrive and check in.
Nigh stay: Manali.
Day 10 : Manali
The entire day is set to visit the renowned places of Manali. Get set and visit the Hadimba Temple – an oldest temple in Manali of Mightiest Goddess Hadimba ; Manu Temple ; Tibetian Monasteries – known for its rich culture, history ,handicrafts , paintings and hymns ; Naggar Castle- breathtaking magnificent heritage hotel which once was the palace served as the residence of Raja Sidh Singh of Kullu near the Beas River .
Later, drive back to hotel and evening is free for leisure at your own or else visiting the Mall Road.
Night stay: Manali
Day 11 : Manali – Rohtang
After the breakfast at the hotel, Visit the famous Rohtang Pass located at few distance away from Manali. Rohtang Pass, served as the gateway to Lahaul and Spiti Valleys, distanced at 51 km away from Manali is a another cold place to get fascinating panaromic view of glaciers, peaks and beautiful Chandra River. The complete day is set for you to enjoy the snowy white mountains along with adventurous activities like skiing, Para gliding, Zorbing and sledge rides. You can hire snow clothes on rent from the local shops. Evening drive back to hotel.
Nigh stay: Manali
Day 12 : Manali – Chandigarh (09 Hrs, 320 Kms)
Morning after relaxed breakfast, drive further to Chandigarh enroute we visit the Kullu Market. People stop at Kullu as it is famous for a wide range of Handicrafts. You can buy the colorful traditional Kullu Shawls which are very famous not only in Himachal but all over the World, you can shop for Caps, Jackets Mufflers, socks, pashmina shawls,Tibetan carpets etc. Later continue drive to Chandigarh. Check –in on arrival. Night stay: Chandigarh.
Day 13 : Chandigarh – Departure
Morning after your last day breakfast, timely departure driving to Chandigarh/ Delhi Airport for your flight back home taking Your reminiscence of the trip to India.
We do hope you will have an opportunity to visit us back soon and look forward to the pleasure of welcoming you again.