: 11 Nights / 12 Days
: Delhi - Agra - Jaipur - Delhi -
Cochin - Lakshadweep - Cochin
Day - 1
- Arrive Delhi
Late PM :Arrive at Indira Gandhi International airport - New Delhi. Met
upon arrival. Clear immigration and customs. Your trip Manager will be
waiting for you outside the arrival hall. He will be holding a placard
saying "Your Name". After a warm welcome transfer to hotel. 45
Minutes drive from the airport.
Full day guided city tour of Old and New Delhi. AM: The neo-classical
architecture of the elegant garden city of New Delhi offers a remarkable
contrast to the ancient, twisting lanes that surround Chandni-Chowk in the
Old City, keeping alive the famous arts and handicrafts of Delhi. At Hauz
Khas, thousand-year old fortifications go hand in hand with a lively Indian
village replete with wandering cows and goats. The ancient houses behind the
fort walls are home for the local villagers as well as a range of
avant-garde boutiques, art galleries and superb restaurants..
PM : Guided city tour of Old Delhi. Today, we will explore the magnificent
Red Fort, built at the zennith of the Mughal empire in India. The
centuries-old international market-place that sprawls at its feet is still
one of Delhi's most important commercial hubs: Chandni Chowk, or "Moonlight
Square". We shall ride on cycle-rickshaws through the bustling silver
market and the wholesale spice market. The sounds, smells and colors of the
bazaar, and the throngs of people who animate it makes this an unforgettable
spectacle. Our last stop in Old Delhi shall be the elegant Jumma Masjid, the
largest mosque in Asia.
Day - 3
- Drive Delhi - Agra
Recommend to do this sector by Train Shatabdi Express Dep. 0600 Hrs Arr.
AM: After breakfast at hotel in Delhi. Check out from the hotel and board
our mini van for a 04/5 hours drive to Agra. In between we will have a small
halt for tea/coffee.
Or Transfer to New Delhi Railway station to boar train Shatabdi Express to
Agra. Met upon arrival in Agra and transfer to hotel.
Upon arrival in Agra check into hotel. After wash and change proceed for
the guided tour of Taj Mahal and Red fort.
IMP: TAJ MAHAL IS CLOSED ON FRIDAYS
At Agra, in addition to several other exquisite monuments, the Mogul
Emperor Shah Jehan presented the world it's most magnificent monument to
conjugal Love. A colossal, perfectly proportioned mass of marble, the Taj
Mahal is literally a jewel. It was fashioned over 17 years by 20,000
craftsmen & laborers. From a distance, it seems to float, like a
fantastic mirage, upon the banks of the River Yamuna.
Day - 4
- Agra - Jaipur
(235 Kms - 5
Early morning wake up call. Transfer to Taj Mahal, witness Taj at sunrise
(optional), after breakfast visit Agra fort, and city, followed by drive to
Jaipur, en-route visit at Fatehpur Sikri - (The deserted city of Emperor
Akbar, a place worth not to miss) After visiting the Sikri, if you are bird
lover then you can take next stop at world famous Bird sanctuary, Visit to
sanctuary shall be by cycle Rickshaws. Continue your drive towards Jaipur.
On arrival check in at the hotel.
Dinner at hotel / Restaurant - Stay overnight at the hotel.
Day - 5
- Jaipur - Delhi
(250 Kms. -
Today you shall have a complete tour of Jaipur (The pink city of Indian
After breakfast you leave for an excursion trip to Amer fort. A Joy ride on
elephants Back up to the Fort is real fun. Amer fort built in the 17th
century; the Palace is a distinguished specimen of Rajput architecture. The
Jai Mandir (Hall of Victory) is so delicately ornamented with find inlay
work that it glows. The fort of Jaigarh, crowing the summit of a peak is of
amazing beauty and grandeur.
After visiting fort, drive back to city of Jaipur enroute visit Handicrafts
factory / cottage industry - housing rajasthani handicrafts-, Gem stones and
Antiques for which Jaipur is worldwide famous.
Delhi, enroute stop for lunch. Over Night At Hotel.
- Delhi - Kochi (Cochin)
After breakfast Fly to Kochi (Cochin). Sightseeing of Cochin. Over night at
Day - 7
- Kochi (Cochin) - Agatti -
Fly to Agati and proceed by boat to Bangaram island Resort. Over night at
Day - 8 - 11
- Bangaram Island Resort
Sun bating , snorkeling and water sport. Over night at Hotel.
Day - 12
- Agatti - Kochi (Cochin)
Fly to Kochi (Cochin) . Fly to Onward Destination.