This budget tour provides a fantastic introduction to exploring Northern India, and combines the famous ‘Golden
Triangle’ of Delhi, Agra and Jaipur with time in Ranthambore National Park
DAY 1: Arrive into Delhi. Transfer to hotel
Upon arrival our staff will meet you at the airport and transfer you to your hotel in Delhi for the start of your trip (24
hour service). After check-in our local reps will then go through the itinerary with you and introduce you to the local
DAY 2: Delhi. Sightseeing tour of Old and New Delhi
A half-day tour to explore the sights of India’s capital. Enjoy a cycle rickshaw ride through the intricate and chaotic
streets around Old Delhi and visit the Jama Masjid mosque, Red Fort and Rajghat, site of Mahatma Gandhi’s
cremation ground. The tour will include an introduction to Indian street food and tips on using rickshaws and other
In the afternoon explore further independently or take a further half day tour exploring the Lutyens inspired wide
avenues of New Delhi, the Indian parliament buildings as well as India Gate and Humayun’s Tomb.
DAY 3: Delhi to Agra.
Upon arrival in Agra we visit the
UNESCO world heritage site at Agra Fort. Later in the afternoon we enjoy a full sightseeing tour of the beautiful Taj
Mahal at sunset. Truly one of the wonders of the world this elaborate monument to love was built by the Mughal
Emperor Shah Jahan and took over twenty two years to complete.
DAY 4: Agra to Ranthambore. Fatehpur Sikri visit
You have the option this morning to revisit the Taj Mahal at sunrise when the changing light makes the monument
look truly magical.
After leaving Agra, we break today’s journey to Ranthambore to visit the strange and well preserved city of Fatehpur Sikri. This abandoned city, constructed by Emperor Akbar, served as the Mughal Empire’s capital from
1571 until 1585.
DAY 5: Ranthambore – morning and afternoon wildlife safaris
Get ready to explore the jungle as we enjoy early morning and late afternoon game drives into Ranthambore
National Park. These shared canter (open-backed truck) rides enable us to travel deep into the park as we begin
the quest for sightings of India’s unique wildlife, hopefully spotting a tiger. The park is one of the largest national
parks in northern India and was declared one of the Project Tiger reserves in 1973.
DAY 6: Ranthambore to Jaipur
This morning there is time to go on the hunt for tigers one more time if you wish (subject to availability and payment
locally). We then continue our exploration through rural India, arriving into Jaipur in the afternoon. The ‘Pink City’ of Jaipur is the capital of the desert state of Rajasthan and forms a perfect gateway to explore this fascinating region
DAY 7: Amber Palace. Afternoon Jaipur tour
This morning we visit the nearby Amber Palace and tour the ramparts and interior. In the afternoon take a guided
tour of Jaipur, taking in the Hawa Mahal (Palace of the Winds), Jantar Mantar (Observatory), City Palace and some
local temples and street life.
DAY 8: After breakfast drive to Delhi and connect to return flight to home.
Holiday Price Includes
- Accommodation in the hotels listed or similar hotels.
- Transportation – Entire round trip Ex- Delhi by an air-conditioned vehicles for all categories as per the itinerary. Vehicle is as per the itinerary and not on disposal basis.
- Breakfast included in all packages and Dinner is included in all non-Economy Package.
- Travel insurance.
- All currently applicable taxes i.e. Hotel tax and Transportation tax.
- Wifi Internet provided in vehicles during transportation in all non-Economy packages.
Holiday Price Excludes
- Air, Train or Bus fare from / to your originating city of stay, unless specified.
- Any meals / en route meals unless specified.
- Any rides, safaris, boating charges, other than the mentioned in the inclusions.
- Entrance fees and guide charges, unless specified in the inclusions.