The Golden Tour of India

Tour Type:
Small Group Journeys
Start:
Delhi
Duration:
15 Days
End:
Udaipur
Departs:
Guaranteed Departure Min Pax: 02

Starting From

NZ$ 4749
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This tour is specially designed for those who love to explore culture, enjoy delicious cuisine and experience the must-do-and-see attractions of the region. Unique activities and carefully selected highlights of this tour provide a great introduction to India.

Starts Ends Twin Price (NZ$) Solo Price (NZ$) Status
2021
07-Jan 21-Jan 4999 6824 Available
11-Feb 25-Feb 4999 6824 Available
18-Mar 01-Apr 5099 6924 Available
15-Apr 29-Apr 4999 6824 Available
07-Oct 21-Oct 4999 6824 Available
03-Nov 17-Nov 5099 6924 Available
02-Dec 16-Dec 4999 6824 Available
2022
06-Jan 20-Jan 4999 6824 Available
03-Feb 17-Feb 4999 6824 Available
28-Feb 14-Mar 5099 6924 Available
31-Mar 14-Apr 4999 6824 Available
21-Apr 05-May 4999 6824 Available
29-Sep 13-Oct 4999 6824 Available
20-Oct 03-Nov 5099 6924 Available
17-Nov 01-Dec 4999 6824 Available
08-Dec 22-Dec 4999 6824 Available

Itinerary

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DAY 1

Meet and assistance on arrival at the airport by tour executive and transfer to hotel. Stay two nights.

DAY 2

Mesmerise yourself in a splendid sightseeing tour of New and Old Delhi. Visit Qutb Minar, Jama Masjid, the Gandhi Memorial and the India Gate. Explore Chandni Chowk Bazaar by Rickshaw and witness the legacy of the past that survives in the many monuments left behind by the regents.

DAY 3

Today travel to Agra, home to India’s most famous landmark, the Taj Mahal. Afternoon free to relax and evening enjoy “Mohabbat the Taj” live theatre show performed by accomplished artists depict the saga of Mumtaj Mahal and Shah Jahan. Stay two nights.

DAY 4

Early this morning we visit the Taj Mahal and after breakfast a marble inlay workshop followed by Agra Fort and Itimad-ud-Daulah Tomb also known as Baby Taj.

DAY 5

Travel to Ranthambhore National Park; one of the biggest and most renowned Tiger reserve in the region. En-route visit Fatehpur Sikri, an outstanding example of Mughal architecture and a UNESCO World Heritage site. Evening free to relax or explore the village. Stay for two nights.

DAY 6

Enjoy a morning and afternoon canter safari around the game reserve with an estimated area of 400sq km. Spot various wildlife species of animals, birds and reptiles and if lucky, see a Royal Bengal Tiger.

DAY 7

Travel to Jaipur, the first planned city of India, is a treasure-trove of culture, art and history, famous for its colour, culture and lifestyle. Afternoon enjoy a hands-on experience with block printing while visiting a local store and witness how precious and semiprecious stone is cut to perfection. Evening free to relax and stay two nights.

DAY 8

Start your city sightseeing tour with an excursion to Amber Fort. Later visit City Palace, Jantar Mantar and Hawa Mahal. Afternoon, enjoy High Tea at the Palace and later free to explore a local bazaar.

DAY 9

Today drive to Jodhpur, the bustling desert city the second-largest city in Rajasthan with a landscape dominated by the massive Mehrangarh Fort atop a sheer rocky ridge. Afternoon enjoy city tour and evening free to relax or explore the local bazaar. Stay two nights.

DAY 10

Today we enjoy the rural experience by 4X4 vehicles with picnic lunch served at a scenic spot. Great opportunity to meet locals and witness their lifestyle and century-old tribal culture.

DAY 11

To make our way to Sardargarh, a historic and one of the magnificent battle forts of Rajasthan with a 300-year history. This is will be amongst many other highlights of your tour as we stay two nights at the Sardargarh Fort Palace.

DAY 12

After leisurely breakfast enjoy a village walk and local bazaar. Later adventure short train ride with locals into the Aravalli’s and evening free to enjoy the luxury of this historic hotel.

DAY 13

Travel to Udaipur, known as Venice of the east set around a series of artificial lakes and is known for its lavish royal Palaces. Remaining day free to relax or enjoy the walk through a narrow winding street filled with shops. Stay two nights.

DAY 14

Today enjoy a morning walk to witness the daily life and culture of Bhil Tribes. This is an exclusive activity to experience non-touristic sites and unspoiled rural culture. Later visit City Palace complex and Jagdish Temple. Conclude the day with a boat ride at the Lake Pichola.

DAY 15

After breakfast, the tour finishes with a direct transfer to the Udaipur airport.

Inclusion


Deluxe accommodation

Travel, transfer and sightseeing

Group assistance and transfers

Meals as specified

English-speaking tour guide

Entry fee to the monuments

Rickshaw ride

02 shared wildlife Safari

Jeep ride

High Tea at the Palace

Rural experience with picnic lunch

Short adventure ride on the train

Village tour  

Shared boat ride

Walking Bhil village tour

All current collectable taxes

Exclusion


International Airfares

Any meals other than specified, drinks, laundry, mineral water, telephone calls, postage

Camera and Video entry charges at Monuments/Forts etc

Train or domestic airfares excluding those mentioned in includes column

Optional tour and meals unless otherwise mentioned in the includes column

Visa & passport fees

Travel insurance of any kind

Tipping

Extra baggage charges

Early check-in or late check-out