Classic North India: Where Timeless Traditions and Modern Marvels Collide.
Embark on a timeless voyage to North India, where the echoes of history and the vibrancy of traditions come together in a harmonious symphony. From the majestic Mughal monuments of Delhi to the regal palaces of Rajasthan, and from the spiritual sanctuaries of Varanasi to the tranquil beauty of the Himalayas, our “Classic North India” itinerary promises an immersive experience that encapsulates the essence of the region. Traverse the pages of history, relish authentic flavors, and be captivated by the warm hospitality that defines this remarkable part of the country. Join us on a journey that illuminates the heart and soul of North India’s cultural heritage and geographical wonders.
On your arrival you will be met & assisted by our representative at the airport. Later transfer to the hotel. Stay overnight at hotel.
After breakfast, start the sightseeing of Old & New Delhi – an interesting blend of ancient & modern. Start with Old Delhi and visit the Jama Masjid, one of the largest mosques in India and drive past the Red Fort. After visiting Jama Masjid take a cycle rickshaw ride to labyrinthine streets of Chandni chowk and enjoy the mix of chaos & fun!
In the afternoon, proceed to visit Humayun’s tomb, the last resting place of Humayun. Then drive to Qutub Minar and drive past the colonial buildings of New Delhi like Parliament House, President’s house and India Gate. Evening is free to relax at the hotel. Stay overnight at the hotel.
After breakfast check out at the hotel and transfer to airport to board the flight to Varanasi, the oldest living city in the world. On arrival, transfer to the hotel. On arrival check into the hotel and relax. Stay overnight at the hotel.
Early morning around 5AM we will go for a boat ride on river Ganges to witness the sunrise and also witness the people carrying out their morning religious ritual at the Ghat of Ganges. Later take a short walk on Ghat and street nearby. Later in the afternoon take an excursion to Sarnath, where Buddha delivered his first sermon to his disciples. Evening is free to relax at the hotel or explore the local market. Stay overnight at the hotel.
Early morning transfer to railway station to board the train to Khajuraho. Known worldwide for its erotic stone carved medieval temples – UNESCO World Heritage site. On arrival, transfer to the hotel. After brief rest proceed to visit the western group of temples, contains some remarkable sculptures that make up finest temple art in the world. Stay overnight at the hotel.
After breakfast, drive to Orchha. A small town on the bank of Betwa river, known for its Rajput architectural palace, temples and royal cenotaphs. On arrival, check into the hotel. Later visit Jehangir Mahal, Chaturbhuj temple and Raja Ram temple. Rest of the day is free at leisure. Stay overnight at the hotel.
Early morning, transfer to Jhansi railway station to board the train to Agra. On arrival, transfer to the hotel. Later proceed to visit the Taj Mahal (closed on Friday) – one of the seven wonders of the world and Agra Fort. Evening is free at leisure. Stay overnight at the hotel.
After breakfast, drive to Jaipur. En-route visit the Abhaneri known for Chand Baori (stepwell) and Harshat Mata temple. Later continue to Jaipur. On arrival, check into the hotel and relax. Stay overnight at the hotel.
After breakfast, proceed for the sightseeing visiting Amber Fort and enjoy elephant/Jeep ride (uphill). Come back to the city & visit the City Palace, a perfection of Rajput & Mughal architecture, Palace of Winds popular as Hawa Mahal, a five storied building built in 1799 to enable the royal ladies to view the outside life & world. Later opt for Jantar Mantar, an astronomical observatory. Evening is free to relax at the hotel. Stay overnight at the hotel.
Morning breakfast at the hotel. Later check out from the hotel and drive to Delhi. On arrival in Delhi, transfer to the airport to board the flight for onwards journey.