India is the seventh largest country of world in terms of area. This vast
country has an amazing set of landscape and it may not be possible for
tourists to cover entire country within short vacation. For all those people
who wants to visit maximum places but lack time, this Short and Sweet tour
to India package offers a rare chance to visit some of the exhilarating
tourist destinations of this beautiful country. The tour has been planned in
such a way that in the eight days we will be covering most of the important
tourist attractions of North India.
Starting from the national capital Delhi, this tour will take you through
some of the amazing destinations like Udaipur, Ranakpur, Rohet, Jaipur and
Agra. Each of these places have something unique for the visitors. Delhi is
mixture of modernity and old tradition. The city houses some alluring
monuments like Qutub Minar, Red Fort, Jama Masjid etc. It will be an
interesting sight to see both sky scrapper building and old monuments
standing together. Pink city Jaipur is popular for the colourful tradition
and magnificent monuments. Hawa Mahal, Amber fort and City palace are some
of the major travel attraction of Jaipur. Udaipur is another hot travel
destination. The glittering palaces and pristine lake of this city will
linger in your memory forever. Prize attraction of this tour will be grand
Taj Mahal. This elegant monument located in Agra is the most popular tourist
attraction of India.
Day 1: Arrival/Delhi
As you arrive at Delhi airport late night you are about to embark on an
unforgettable tour. The moment you step into the airport terminal, our
representatives will be waiting to welcome you and take you to the van. As
check in and room keys are organized, you will be briefed about the tour and
necessary tour documents would be handed over.
Welcome to the mysterious land of India. This tour will be beginning of
your beautiful lover affair with this country.
Day 2 : Delhi/ Udaipur
Day begins with a leisure breakfast. Then visitors will be taken on a tour
around important tourist attractions of New Delhi like Bahai temple(Lotus
Temple), Qutub Minar, India Gate and Humayun Tomb. This drive will also take
you through embassy areas and central shopping district of Connaught Place.
Next we drive into the old Delhi area, which was the capital of Muslim
rulers during 17th and 19th centuries. The walled city area is in total
contrast with New Delhi. This place still retains the old tradition and
look. We will be visiting monuments like Jama Masjid (Mosque) and Red Fort.
Rickshaw ride along the bustling street of Chandni Chowk will also be part
of the tour. Moving further we will be visiting Raj Ghat and its surrounding
Ghats; here father of nation Mahatma Gandhi was laid into peace.
In the evening you will be transferred to the train station for your onward
journey to Udaipur.
Overnight in train
Day 3 : Udaipur
This city is popularly known as city of sunrise and was
established in the year 1567 by Maharana Udai Singh. Beautiful Aravalli
range forms the backdrop of this city. There are innumerable number of
magnificent lake in Udaipur and it is often termed as lake city too. Many
sizzling palaces are also part of this city. Lake place of Udaipur is one of
the most popular romantic gateway.
On your arrival, assistance will be provided to check into a modern
heritage hotel, equipped with best of the facilities. After having breakfast
we will embark on tour of this city. Udaipur is just like oasis in the
barren desert of Rajasthan. City palace which has Pichola lake as backdrop
is the largest palace complex in the city. One can have a fantastic view of
lake and entire city from the terrace of the palace. There is Jagadish
temple next to the city Palace which has a black stone image of lord Vishnu.
This temple which is a fine example of the rich Indo-Aryan art, for sure
will excite the lovers of architect.
In the evening we will go out for boat cruise in the picturesque Pichola
lake. Jagmandir palace, which is an island palace located in Pichola lake is
simply stunning. It is believed that builder of Taj Mahal drew inspiration
from the architect of this majestic palace.
Overnight in hotel in Udaipur
Day 4 : Udaipur/Ranakpur/Rohet
After having breakfast we proceed our journey towards Rohet. On the way, our
first stop would be Ranakpur town. This place is famous for the beautifully
sculptured white marble Jain temples. These sculptures depict numerous folk
tales and gods. After visiting this temple we continue our journey to Rohet.
We check into a Rohetgarh heritage hotel, moment we arrive in Rohet. This
historical town will take you back to the era of the Rajput kings. This is a
fortified town with lot of boundary wall. Rohetgarh hotel is still following
the proud tradition of Rajput and always extends warm welcome to the
visitors. A lot of traditional Rajasthani flavour is reflected in the
architecture of this magnificent hotel. Some part of hotel has been
decorated with artifacts and trophies which are very old. Each room has well
decorated painting and photographs. Facilities provided in the hotel are of
the best quality.
The food served at Rohetgarh hotel is very delicious. You will get chance
to taste best of the Rajasthani cuisines which for centuries were the
favourite of the royal rulers. Still descendants of the former, ruling
Rathore family, live here and interact with visitors. You will get a chance
to know many interesting tales about the past royal rulers. In the afternoon
we will be exploring the sleepy town of Rohet. There are no proper roads
except one dusty track. There are thatched houses and shops of different
kind are located on both side of track. In the evening we will go for a jeep
safari to the nearby villages . It is quite fascinating to know that these
villagers still maintain their old tradition. We will get rare chance to
witness 'opium ceremony'- a traditional ritual to welcome the guests. The
smooth clay floors of the their huts is an example of simple lifestyle these
Overnight: Stay at Rohetgarh-heritage hotel.
Day 5: Rohet/ Jaipur
Following breakfast in the morning we will drive towards Jaipur. On
reaching Pink City Jaipur, we will check into Hotel Shahpura House, which
was the residence of the former rulers of Shahpura and descendants of
Shekhawat clan. Situated in the posh Bani park area of city this hotel has a
beautiful lawns and green environment. This hotel is very near to the
business centres of Jaipur and is perfect place for the business travelers
as well as holidaymakers.
In the afternoon with the help of our guide we will be exploring the
various shopping destination of the city. There are many items to choose
from these market. Jaipur is specially famous for traditional handicrafts
and jewelleries. Different type of jewelleries, ranging from tribal
jewellery to modern one are available in the market. Kundan and enamel
jewellery are the most popular form of jewellery produced in Jaipur. Other
than this, markets of Jaipur offer you wonderful opportunity to shop many
traditional items like carpets, wall hanging, painting, handicrafts etc. You
can also buy some local made perfumes.
Overnight in Jaipur
Day 6: Jaipur
Amber fort will be the first destination of day. This fort which is 11 km
north of Jaipur is quite mesmerizing. It is situated in the magnificent
Aravalli hill and one can have wonderful view of Jaipur from here. This
monument is a shining example of the Rajput grandeur. We will take a ride on
the caparisoned elephant up to the hill top palace. This ride will take us
through age old main gate from where Maharajas of Jaipur were supposed to
have entered city for many years. Our guide will elaborate about the
architecture of this wonderful monument.
Then we will be visiting the most popular tourist site of Jaipur that is
Hawa Mahal or Palace of winds. This five storied building was built in the
year 1799 and was specially meant for the royal women to watch processions
which passes through the street below. There are around 593 windows from
where breeze keeps blowing whole day.
After lunch we will tour City palace and observatory. City palace complex
is situated in the heart of the Jaipur city. It is a fine example of the
Rajasthani and Mughal architecture. From Chandra palace one can have the
best view of entire city. It is a seven storied building and is surrounded
by the beautiful garden. There are seven gates from which one enter this
palace. The fortified wall was built as protection from invading armies and
wild animals who lived around that area. Next we will visit Solar
observatory known as Jantar Mantar. This astronomical monuments was built by
Maharaja Jai Singh who was always fascinated by the universe and outer
Overnight: Hotel Shahpura House.
Day 7: Jaipur/ Fatehpur Sikri/ Agra
After having breakfast we will depart to city of Taj, Agra. On the way we
will be stopping at Fatehpur Sikri. This magnificent monument built by
Mughal ruler Akbar in the 16th century is a world heritage site. It is
complex of temples and mosques, which include the sacred Jama Masjid. We
will continue driving towards Agra.
At Agra we will be staying at hotel Howard Park Plaza. This hotel is
specially popular for its tasty cuisines. Agra is home to Taj Mahal, the
most popular tourist attraction of India. This enigmatic monument evokes lot
of love and emotion among the visitors. How much you may have seen pictures
of Taj or how much high your expectation are, be sure that a visit to Taj
Mahal will not disappoint you in anyways. In the evening just before sun set
we will step into this monument of love. Apart from the love and romance
involved with this monument, it is the brilliant architectural grandeur
which is awe-inspiring.
Taj Mahal was built by Mughal King Shahjahan in the loving memory of his
beloved wife Mumtaz Mahal. Feel the romance in the air while visiting this
Overnight: Howard Park Plaza
Day 8: Agra/Delhi/ Departure
Following the breakfast we drive to imposing Agra Fort. This monument is a
brilliant mixture of Hindu and central Asian architectures. This fort, built
by the Mughal king Akbar, tells about the lifestyle of the Mughal empire.
Moti Masjid is fine example of the brilliant traditional Indian
After your memorable visit of Agra we continue our onward journey towards
Later on, you will be transferred to the international airport for your