Highlights: Delhi - Agra - Jaipur
Delhi The Oberoi
Agra The Oberoi Amarvilas
Jaipur The Oberoi Rajvilas
This tour offers a taste of the luxurious world of India’s glittering princely rulers of days gone by, combined with the all-round excellence and unparalleled levels of service offered by the award winning Oberoi Hotels & Resorts. Whilst based at romantic resorts and hotels you will visit Delhi, Shah Jahan’s 17th Century Old Delhi, with its teeming bazaars, the Red Fort and the country’s largest mosque, and New Delhi, with its elegant 1930s avenues and buildings revealing an enduring influence of the British Raj. The highlight of this tour is a stay in Agra, home to the renowned Taj Mahal, whilst the customs, palaces and fortresses of Jaipur vividly reflect the classical image of popular India.
Day 1: Upon your arrival in Delhi you will be met and transferred to your hotel for a 2 night stay at The Oberoi, New Delhi:
Day 2: Delhi. Full day sightseeing tour of Delhi. Explore the Qutab Complex which houses India’s biggest single tower, the Qutab Minar, and the 4th century rust free Iron Pillar; the Mughal citadel named Lal Qila (Red Fort); and Lutyens’ Delhi. Also, visit the grand Jama Masjid and Humayan’s Tomb– a monument commissoned by Bega Begum in memory of her beloved husband.
Day 3: Delhi to Agra, Transfer to Agra. Evening at leisure. Stay 2 nights in Agra at The Oberoi Amarvilas
Day 4: Agra. This morning you will visit the Taj Mahal , built by the Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his favourite wife, Mumtaz Mahal. This afternoon visit Agra fort and Tomb of Itmad- ud-Daulah. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 5: Agra to Jaipur. Drive to Jaipur, the famed ‘Pink City’. En route visit Fatehpur Sikri, the imperial ruins of the dream capital city of the Great Mughal Emperor – Akbar. Afternoon at leisure. Stay 2 nights in Jaipur at The Oberoi Rajvilas
Day 6: Jaipur. Morning excursion to Amber – capital of the old state of Dhundhar, located on the rugged hills that surround Jaipur. Ride the elephants up the hill, admire the wealth of Amber’s association with the Mughals. In the afternoon visit the City Palace (Jantar Mantar), the Royal Observatory and Hawa Mahal ( Palace of Winds). Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 7: Jaipur to Delhi. Morning drive to Delhi. Upon arrival check in at hotel.Rest of the day free. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 8: Depart Delhi. Transfer to the airport to board your onward flight.
- 7 nights accommodation at chosen hotels as per itinerary
- All transfers, sightseeing & excursion as mentioned in itinerary by air-conditioned car
- Entrance fees to the monuments
- Services of local English speaking guide as per the itinerary during city tour
- Cycle Rickshaw ride at Old Delhi
- Elephant / Jeep joy ride at Amber Fort, Jaipur
- Bed & Breakfast