North India and Nepal
tour is the best combination of two countries and their rich culture,
heritage and tradition. North India Tour with Nepal will amaze you with
its abundance of fascinating, stunning, and exotic sights and sounds.
In India tour part you will visit New Delhi, Jaipur, Agra, site of the
Taj Mahal, Khajuraho, with its exquisitely carved sculptures, and Varanasi,
the holiest site in India, where thousands of Hindu pilgrims tourist visit
Hindu temples and bathe in the Ganges River to gain religious merit. During
Nepal tour you will visit the foot of Mt. Everest, which few countries
on Earth that can match for its combination of spectacular scenery, exotic
culture and hospitable people. All of this for prices that represent exceptional
value for money.
Day 01 Delhi
Welcome India, You
will be received by Premium India Tour representative at international
airport and assisted to your hotel. In the Hotel you will have a brief
description of your tour and the representative will hand over your documents
regarding the tour, Overnight at Hotel.
Day 02 Delhi
After breakfast take sightseeing tour of historic city visiting Old Delhi
visiting the majestic Red Fort, a marvel in red sandstone, Jama Masjid,
the largest mosque in India, both built by emperor Shah Jahan of Taj Mahal
fame, Rajghat - memorial of Mahatma Gandhi & a Rickshaw ride past through
the silver street in Chandani Chowk, the city tour continues covering
New Delhi, visiting Rashtrapati Bhawan, one-time imperial residence of
the British viceroys; the India Gate, a memorial raised in honour of the
Indian soldiers martyred during the Afghan war; the Laxmi Narayan Temple,
built by the Birlas, one of India’s leading industrial families; Humayun’s
Tomb, lotus shaped Bhai’s Temple , Qutub Minar , built by Qutub-ud-din
Aibek of the Slave Dynasty; in the evening you can visit see speculative
Light and Sound Show at Red Fort. Return to the hotel for overnight at
Day 03 Jaipur
[250km 5hrs drive]
Breakfast at hotel,
Drive to Jaipur. On arrival at Jaipur check in your schedule hotel, later
visit City Palace, wind Palace (Hawa Mahal) Observatory, in the evening,
and take a walking tour of the colorful streets and bazaars of Jaipur
City. The beauty of Jaipur is that its unique architecture and town planning
is visible at even the most common places such as its squares and lanes.
In Jaipur visit City Palace and Jantar Mantar Observatory. Overnight at
Day 04 Jaipur
After breakfast explore
the Pink City with an excursion to Amber Fort, situated just outside the
city, enjoy the experience of ride on elephant back to and from the top
of the hill on which the fort is situated. Afternoon sightseeing tour
of City Palace in the heart of Jaipur is known for its blend of Rajasthani
and Mughal architecture. Not far away is the Central Museum. Jantar Mantar
is the largest of the five observatories built by Sawai Jai Singh. The
Hawa Mahal or the Palace of Winds was constructed for the royal ladies
to watch the royal processions without being seen, all monuments are located
in the vicinity of City Palace Complex of Jaipur. Later late afternoon
is kept free to visit the famous Markets of Textiles, Gems, Carpets, and
handicrafts. One can also visit Nahargarh Fort to see it illuminated over
the floodlights. Return to the hotel for overnight.
Day 05 Agra [250km
After breakfast drive to Agra en route visit Old deserted town of Mughal
Dynasty - Fatehpur Sikri built in red sandstone in honour of Saint Salim
Chisti who foretold the birth of 3 sons to Emperor Akbar, is an example
of robust stability combined with originality. Each important edifice
here represents a type by itself. Notable among them is the Diwan-e-Khas,
Punch Mahal, the Tomb of Salim Chisti, and the Bulund Darwaza. Later continue
to proceed to Agra and later enjoy city tour with a visit to the Agra
Fort from where one can get the most moving view of the Taj from the little
octagonal tower in the Agra Fort which lies across the river Jamuna, followed
by visit to Pearl Mosque and the Tomb of Itamad-ud-Daula built by Empress
Noorjehan in memory of her father. In the evening you may visit to the
souvenirs market of Agra, one should visit Oswal Emporium where they have
built a Mini Taj Mahal inside their showroom and it took 10 years for
the artists to complete the mini replica of the Taj. The show room conducts
free sound & light show showing the eras of Taj Mahal. Overnight in Agra.
Note: Taj Mahal is closed on every Friday.
Day 06 Agra to Orchha visiting Gwalior
In the early morning visit Taj Mahal with rising Sun. return back to
hotel for breakfast and start driving to Orchha, on way visit Gwalior
fort and town, after lunch start drviving again for Orchha. Orchha is
a beautiful medieval town, was once the capital of Bundela Kings. Built
along the banks of the river Betwa, flowing through a rugged country century
side, it still retains the captivating air of a bygone era. Amongst the
various imposing edifices, of particular interest are the Jehangiri Mahal,
built by Raja Bir Singh Deo to commemorate the visit of Moghul Emperor
Jehangir, the Raj Mahal and the Laxmi narayan temple, both noted for their
fine Frescoes and Mural paintings. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 07 Orchha
to Khajuraho visiting Alipura
After breakfast drive to Alipura a small town, here you
can feel, experience real people with their, culture, heritage and tradition.
From here start driving to Khajuraho on arrival check in your hotel. Later
enjoy some temples of Khajuraho. Overnight stay at Hotel.
Khajuraho: - The temple city of central India is famous throughout the
world for its exquisitely carved temples in stones. Thousands of visitors
and tourists from all over the world flock together to envisage this immortal
saga of Hindu art and culture engraved in stone by shilpies (stone craftsmen)
a millennium ago.
Today, apart from the temples, Khajuraho is a small village but a thousand
years ago it was a large city of the Chandelas, medieval Rajput kings
who ruled over Central India. Khajuraho is 595 km (370 miles) south-east
of Delhi and can be visited by air, rail or road. The visitor to Khajuraho
cannot but be attracted to the vivid erotic sculptures on the temples
walls. The sculptures are mithunas i.e. couple in various erotic poses.
There have been many interpretations of their existence and some have
criticized them severely. According to one authority, a man and woman
in erotic embrace typify the ultimate union of the soul such erotic figures
save the temple from beings struck by the lightening. The reason given
for this is that Indra, Lord of rainand thunder bolt who himself is a
great connoisseur of Kama, will not damage anything pertaining to that.
Day 08 Varanasi
at Hotel; Once again visit the temple and surrounding, in time transfer
to Airport. On arrival meet and transfer. Later in the day enjoy boat
ride at Hotel River Ganges and experience sun set and evening prayers.
Varanasi or Banaras is the holy city of India, The original name of Varanasi
is Kashi. The origin goes to a Sanskrit word ‘kas’ meaning light. The
city being the seat of religious and spiritual learning was perhaps thought
of as an elucidation of life and thereby the name. Mythology also holds
that this was the original piece of land created by the creator of the
Universe, Lord Shiva after which the rest of the Universe came into being.
The name Varanasi also has its origin from the rivers Varun and Asi between
which Varanasi exists. The onslaught of various cultures on the city converted
its name to Benaras. Now it has officially been re-christened Varanasi.
Enjoy evening time at Ghats and by strolling on river Ganges by boat.
Enjoy sun set and evening prayer at Ghats. Overnight at Hotel
Day 09 & 10 Kathmandu
Morning at Leisure,
time before schedule flight explore Varanasi by your own, in time transfer
to Airport for flight to Kathmandu. Meet and transfer to Hotel. Rest of
the time at Leisure. Next day enjoy morning 1hrs flight over Himalays
and later sightseeing city tour of Kathmandu including visit at Hanuman
Dhoka, Kal Bhairav, Kumari Mandap, the museum and bazaar. Later return
to your hotel. Overnight in Kathmandu.
Day 11 & 12 Pokhra
drive to Pokhra. Pokhra, an enchanting natural paradise proffers a heavenly
beauty and serenity for the inquisitive travelers. The Valley is of 124
square feet, the home of a numbers of lakes including the most renowned,
Phewa Lake. In the middle of the lake the temple of goddess Barahi is
situated. Boating and fishing are the major charm of Phewa Lake. Boating
on the lake is a lovely way to spend your time here. Pohkra is famous
for its lake and its amazing views of the Annapurna range include Annapurna
I and VI, Annapurna South and Machhapuchhare. When the sunrises, you can
see the reflection of the mountains in the lake, truly a photographers
paradise. Palaces of Interest are Phewa Lake, Barahi Temple, Devi’s Fall,
Mahendra Cave, Seti Gandaki Gorge ,The Old Bazar & Bindyabasini Temple,
World peace pagoda , Begnas Lake and Rupa Lake
Day 13 Kathmandu
In the morning drive
to Kathmandu and visit the places which you have not visited earlier.
Rest of the time at leisure. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 14 Delhi
Rest of the day at
leisure. In time transfer to Airport for flight back to Delhi. And connecting
flight to back to home.
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