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Holi Group

New Delhi, Agra, Ranthambore National Park and Jaipur

Holi Group

$5000 per person

India – a veritable wonderland of color, contrast and incomprehensible mystery! It is into this alluring kaleidoscope that takes travelers accustomed to their luxuries and comforts and gently delivers this world in palatable layers of luscious, exotic experience. From the overwhelming crowds on the streets, through the many sounds and scents of the market, you’re drawn towards the awe-inspiring silence within the age-old palace. One cannot travel through India and remain a spectator without being swept away by the experience time and again.

Let your eyes wander as India offers reflection. Experiencing India is like watching a movie. You can lean back and relax while allowing the experience to unfold, or you can climb to the edge of your seat and marvel at every last detail of this fascinating wonderland!

ACCOMMODATION
DESTINATION
DURATION
BASIS
The Claridges New Delhi 2 nights HB
Hotel Trident Agra Agra 1 night HB
Jungle Vilas Luxury Resort Ranthambore National Park 2 nights FB
Trident Hotel Jaipur Jaipur 3 nights HB

Plan

HB:Half Board – Dinner, Bed and Breakfast

FB:Full Board – Dinner, Bed, Breakfast and Lunch

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  • Departure/Return Location
    DELHI
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    Flights

Tour Plan

1
DAY 1 : NEW DELHI

Welcome to Delhi, India! a monumental city with a vibrant mix of old and new teeming bazaars, stately British boulevards, powerful Mughal palaces and forts, and intricate, ethereal towers, temples and tombs.

You will be met on arrival at the Delhi airport by our welcome ambassador and escorted by private vehicle to the hotel. While the room keys and check-in are organized, our representative will brief you about the tour program. (Standard check-in time is 14:00 hrs)

Dinner and overnight stay at hotel.

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DAY 2 : NEW DELHI

Breakfast at hotel.

Proceed for the visit of Old Delhi

Red Fort (photo stop from outside): The 17th century imposing fortress built in red sandstone is surrounded by a huge 33 m high boundary wall. Inside are exquisite palaces and beautiful gardens. (Red Fort is closed on Monday)

Jama Masjid: Jama Masjid (Friday Mosque) made of red sandstone and white marble. It is India's largest mosque where more than 20.000 people can kneel in prayer at one time. The interior of the prayer hall is divided into aisles by arches. The walls and floors are of marble inlay panels. Get to know how the oldest spice market of Asia works - Khaari Baaoli

Enjoy rickshaw ride in Old Delhi.

Raj Ghat: Visit the Raj Ghat on the banks of the river Yamuna is Mahatma Gandhi's Memorial, where he was cremated following his assassination in January 1948. The memorial lies in the midst of landscaped gardens and made of a simple square platform of black marble inscribed with his last words "Hey Ram". An eternal flame burns 24 hours.

Gurudwara Bangla Sahib is a beautiful temple located in Delhi, India. Before the structure was turned into a temple, it was the residence of Raja Jai Singh. This golden-domed temple's name is dedicated to Guru Harkishan Sahib, who was the 8th Sikh Guru. Today it serves as a place of worship, a hospital, a museum, and a school.

Afternoon is free to relax or you can choose from the below optional tours:

Option 1: New Delhi orientation tour with Humayun's Tomb -

India Gate and Govt Buildings: Drive through Lutyens Delhi and see India Gate which commemorates the 70,000 Indian soldiers who died in the 1st world war. 13516 names of British and Indian soldiers killed in the Afghan War of 1919 are engraved on the arch and foundations. Photo stop at Rashtrapati Bhawan once the Viceroy's residence is now the official residence of the President of India. Later proceed to visit the  Humayun's Tomb: Humayun's tomb is the tomb of the Mughal Emperor Humayun in Delhi, India. The tomb was commissioned by Humayun's first wife and chief consort, Empress Bega Begum, in 1569 - 70, and designed by Mirak Mirza Ghiyas and his son, Sayyid Muhammad, Persian architects.

Option 2: New Delhi orientation tour with Qutub Minar

India Gate and Govt Buildings: Drive through Lutyens Delhi and see India Gate which commemorates the 70,000 Indian soldiers who died in the 1st world war. 13516 names of British and Indian soldiers killed in the Afghan War of 1919 are engraved on the arch and foundations. Photo stop at Rashtrapati Bhawan once the Viceroy's residence is now the official residence of the President of India. Later proceed to visit the Qutub Minar  the landmark of Delhi, a huge tower of victory started in 1199 and completed in 1368. The Minar is 72. 5 m high with a diameter at the base 14.4 m and 2.7 m at the top. The tower has 379 steps to the top.

Dinner and overnight stay at hotel.

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DAY 3 : AGRA

Breakfast at hotel

Today proceed towards Agra, the city of Taj. Arrive and check-in at hotel.

Visit the world famous monument of India the Taj Mahal* (1631-1653), a poem in white marble, built by Shah Jahan in memory of his beloved wife, Mumtaj Mahal. It employed 20,000 workers from the Central Asia and Europe for 22 years to construct this extravagant monument of love, inlaying the white marble edifice with precious and semi precious stones. The Taj Mahal is an ivory-white marble mausoleum on the south bank of the Yamuna river.

 (*Taj Mahal remains closed on Fridays.)

Optional Tours: 

Option 1: Kachhpura  Village Experience - Walking tour : 

Timing : 16.30 to 17.30 Hrs

A narrow bridle path through the agricultural fields of Mehtab Bagh will guide you towards the ancient village of Kachhpura where you will take a walking tour. Not only does this village offer an opportunity to venture into less commercial areas of Agra but it also serves as a rich source of Mughal Indian history.

Option 2: Mohabbat-the-Taj’ at Agra:

Timing : 18.30 to 20.00 Hrs

Witness ‘Mohabbat-e-Taj’ -Saga of Love a spectacular theatrical show in Agra. Enjoy the show Mohabbat-e-Taj Show (Theatre) - an absorbing tale of the golden era of Indian medieval history, resplendent with colour and life in all its dimensions. The latest electronic gadgetry and powerful audio-visual presentation blending harmoniously with theatrical performances laced with dialogues in chaste Urdu are sure to sweep you off your feet with melodious scores. The 80- minute treat is going to be a lifetime experience with international multilingual facility.

Dinner and overnight stay at hotel.

4
DAY 4 : RANTHAMBORE NATIONAL PARK

After breakfast drive to Bharatpur railway station (60 kms/ 1hr 19mins) to board Kota Jan shatabdi (1540/1803 hrs - Duration - 02 h 23 min). Upon arrival at Sawai Madhopur railway station you will be transferred to hotel.

Ranthambore, one of the finest tiger reserves in India nestled in the Aravallis, is home to a variety of flora and fauna. The park along with the contiguous regions of Kela Devi and Sawai Man Singh parks forms a good biosphere along the Chambal River, which separates it from Madhya Pradesh.

You can also opt for the below optional tour before departing to Bharatpur -

Option 1: Agra Fort situated on the west bank of the river Jamuna, made by the Mughal King Akbar in the 16th century and completed by his grandson Shah Jahan, who was imprisoned by his son Aurangzeb for 8 years in this fort, before his death.

Option 2: Enroute visit Fatehpur Sikri,  served briefly as the capital of the Mughal Empire from 1571 to 1585. This world heritage site is rated as one of the best preserved collections of Mughal architecture in India. Surrounded by a six kilometre wall, with the fourth being a lake at the time, a day can be spent exploring the elaborate structures within. Marvel at the impressive Jama Masjid mosque, the detailed palaces built for Emperor Akbar’s wives, the public and private discussion halls and vast ornamental pool; all of which took over 15 years to conceptualise and build.

Dinner and overnight at Hotel.

5
DAY 5 : RANTHAMBORE NATIONAL PARK

Morning begin with Game viewing in an open-top jeep safari (sharing basis) into the exotic wildlife sanctuary of Ranthambore National Park in the company of a naturalist.

The core of the park is one of the finest places in India to witness wild tigers in their natural habitat. Once the hunting ground of the Maharajah of Jaipur, the park became a designated sanctuary in 1955 and a Project Tiger conservation area in 1973 and now boasts a stable population of 50 or so tigers. Besides Bengals, Ranthambore is also home to leopards, hyenas, sloth bears, wild boar, sambar and spotted deer, and crocodile-filled lakes.

Return to hotel for breakfast.

Day is at leisure to rest and relax in the tranquility of surroundings.

Optional Afternoon Game Drive: Post lunch get ready for the Afternoon Jeep safari (sharing basis) into the National park in the company of a naturalist.

Lunch, Dinner and overnight at the hotel.

6
DAY 6 : JAIPUR

After breakfast drive towards Jaipur (190 Kms/4 hours), Upon arrival check in to the hotel.

Evening Benediction ceremony at Birla Temple. Birla Mandir, Jaipur is a Hindu temple located in Jaipur, India and is part of one of the several Birla mandirs located all around the country. The grand temple is located on an elevated ground at the base of Moti Dungari hill in Rajasthan.

Optional Tours: 

Option 1: Meet an astrologer – your guide to future - Early cultures identified celestial objects with gods and spirits. They related these objects (and their movements) to phenomena such as rain, drought, seasons, and tides. It is generally believed that the first "professional" astronomers were priests (Magi), and that their understanding of the "heavens" was seen as "divine", hence astronomy's ancient connection to what is now called astrology. Ancient constructions with astronomical alienations (such as Stonehenge) probably fulfilled both astronomical and religious functions.

Option 2: Evening Heritage Walk - Explore the geometrically precise architecture of the city and the significance of its 'Chaupars' (intersection points). Visit the old stables converted into market. Takes a bird eye view of walled Pink City from one of the bigest towers . Walk through the market of bangle makers and see a demonstration of bangle making with - Sealing wax.  Witness a narrow lane full of bridal clothing shops. This will leave you spellbound. Walk though some of the most interesting artisians & old houses (Havelis)Gemstone workshop & enjoy a hi-tea while witnessing gemstone bullion.

Dinner and overnight stay at hotel.

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DAY 7 : JAIPUR

Breakfast at hotel.

Proceed for city tour of Jaipur.

City Palace Museum, which has a priceless collection of antiques, costumes and armory of the Mughals and Rajputs including swords of different shapes and sizes with chiseled handles. It also has an art gallery which displays a collection of miniature paintings, carpets, royal paraphernalia and rare astronomical works in Arabic, Persian, Latin and Sanskrit.

We will visit the Jantar Mantar Observatory, a UNESCO World heritage site - a stone astrological and astronomical Observatory built by Maharaja Jai Singh in the 18th century.

Learning an Art of Turban and Saree tying. Turban for men is the crown that has been conferred upon naturally. It doesn’t matter whether he is a King or a simple commoner.  Of all the turbans, the turbans of Rajasthan deserves special mention. In this part of the country, turban is known as Paag, Safa or Pagdi. The art of wearing turban is believed to be started by the Rajput community.  Saree, a symbol of Indian women’s attire has become an icon world over. This simple one long piece of cloth measuring 5-9 meters in length did not loose its basic design and is still popular among contemporary Indian women as one of the best traditional and ethnic wear.

In the evening witness Holika Dahan, the story of Holika Dahan (Holika's death) signifies the triumph of good over evil. Holika is associated with the annual bonfire on the night before Holi, the Hindu festival of colors. People sing and dance around the fire. The next day is the celebration of Holi, the popular festival of colors!

Optional Tour:

Option 1. Hot Air Balloon ride at Jaipur 

Timings -  6:00 AM

Duration - 1 HR

See the sites of Jaipur from high above the sky in this hot air balloon tour. Learn about the capital of Rajasthan during this one-hour morning or evening flight above India's 'Pink City'.

Listen is as your expert guide shares informative commentary about the traditional villages, mountain ranges and rural fields spread out before you. You'll see the Amber Fort, as well as other top attractions and enjoy personalized attention and safety with a small group of just eight people per balloon. This memorable adventure includes round-trip hotel transport and is guaranteed to make lasting memories.

Optional 2: Excursion to Amer Fort

Carry on to the ancient city of Amer fort which remained the capital of the Kachhawaha dynasty of rulers before Jaipur came into being in 1727. We will visit Amber Fort which comprises an extensive palace complex, built from pale yellow and pink sandstone, and white marble, and is divided into four main sections, each with its own courtyard.

Dinner & overnight stay at hotel.

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DAY 8 : JAIPUR

Breakfast at hotel.

Be ready to witness and take part in the most popular festival of colours - Holi! Participate in Holi festival with a local family. A traditional Indian dress Kurta Pajama  will be arranged for you a day prior which you wear on this day while celebrating the festival the authentic way.  Holi festival commemorates the victory of good over evil, brought about by the burning and destruction of the demoness named Holika. This was enabled through unwavering devotion to the Hindu god of preservation, Lord Vishnu. Holi got its name as the "Festival of Colors" from Lord Krishna, a reincarnation of Lord Vishnu, who liked to play pranks on the village girls by drenching them in water and colors. The festival marks the end of winter and the abundance of the upcoming spring harvest season.

Return back to the hotel and rest of the day is at leisure.

Dinner and overnight stay at hotel.

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DAY 9 : END OF ITINERARY

Breakfast at hotel.

In time transfer to Delhi International airport to board flight for your onward destination.

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