India Nepal Tour
Duration:12 Night/13 Days
Destination: DELHI- JAIPUR- AGRA-ORCHA-KHAJURAHO- VARANASI- KATHMANDU- POKAHARA-CHITWAN-NAGARKOT-:Day 01: Arrival Delhi:-
On arrival, you will be welcomed by our representatives and transferred to the pre-booked Hotel. In the evening, start your sightseeing experience by touring Akshardham temple and enjoy a musical Fountain show. Later, visit the India gate, the pride of Delhi followed by visit to the Rashtrapati bhawan, the official residence of the President of India. Overnight stay at the Hotel.-: Day 02: Delhi :-
Full day tour of Delhi covering all famous monuments and must-see places spread in the colorful landscape of the city. First, visit to Rajghat, the memorial to the father of the Nation Mahatma Gandhi. Proceed to explore Old Delhi and its ancient 17th century Marvels-The Red Fort, which is a World Heritage Site, Gurudwara Sisgunj and a tour of Chandni Chowk- the ‘tourists favourite’ shopping place for ethnic Indian goods.
Later in the day, visit the Qutab Minar- the most visited tourist place of Delhi and Famous Delhi Temples including Birla Mandir, Chattarpur Mandir, ISCKON temple and The impressive Bahá'í Temple, also known as Lotus Temple.-: Day 3: Delhi – Jaipur :-
Board Train to Jaipur in the morning, the capital city of Rajasthan also called as Pink city Jaipur. On arrival check-in to your Hotel and take time to freshen-up, before heading out to visit the Jantar Mantar- an ancient astrological monument. Next, Visit the Hawa Mahal also known as the Palace on wheels, a stunning example of Indian architecture. Overnight at Jaipur.-:Day 4: Jaipur – Agra :-
Visit historical monument of the city including City Palace, Jaigarh Fort and Maharani-ki-chari. Post lunch, enjoy an excursion tour to the famous Amber fort- a fine example of Mughal/Rajput architecture. Located on top of a hill, the visitors may take an Elephant ride to reach the temple. Evening drive to Agra and en-route visit to Fatehpur sikri fort. Overnight stay at Agra Hotel.-: Day 05: Agra :-
After breakfast, start the much awaited tour of Agra. Visit Agra fort, the replica of Delhi’s Red Fort which was built by Mughal Empror Akbar. Then proceed to the highlight of the day – the world-renowned Taj Mahal, constructed by Shah Jahan in memory of his wife Mumtaz Mahal. Visit other popular places of Agra- Chini ka Rauza and Itmad-Ud-Dawa and return to Hotel for Overnight stay.-:Day 6: Agra-Khajuraho via Orchha. :-
Morning transfer to Orchha by surface. Explore the famous 16th century temples of Orcha, displaying ancient Art & Architecture in all its glory. Reach Khajuraho by afternoon for a half-day guided temple tour. Visit Western and Eastern group of temples dating back to 950A.D, famous as the Temple of love, showcases exemplary architecture and bold artistic depictions. Overnight at Khajuraho.-:Day 07: Khajuraho-Varanasi:-
Arrival at Varanasi by flight and check-in at the hotel. Varanasi is the cultural capital of India and the ultimate pilgrimage destination. Take a Boat ride in the Holy Ganga, followed by visit to other places of interest in Varanasi including Shri Kashi Vishwanath Mandir and Maharaja Banaras Vidya Mandir Museum. Also the Buddhist Temple at Sarnath- the place where Lord Buddha delivered His first sermon. Overnight at Varanasi Hotel.-: Day8: Varanasi -Katmandu :-
Varanasi to Katmandu (By flight) and check in at the hotel. Kathmandu is the hub of Nepal’s traditional culture & arts. A calm and laidback place, Kathmandu offers a rejuvenating Trip to mountain views, historic temples and monuments. Rest of the day at leisure to explore the city.-: Day9: Katmandu:-
Visit the 5 famous world Heritage Sites inside the Katmandu valley, which are as:
• Pashupatinath temple -considered as one of the most sacred Hindu shrines in the world
• Swayambhunath -built in 250 B.C., the holy Stupa is situated on top of a small hill commanding bird’s eye view of the Katmandu valley.
• Boudhanath Stupa- One of the largest Stupa in South Asia, it is regarded as one of the best designs of Stupa architecture.
• Kathmandu Durbar Square- The most popular tourist destination of Nepal, the place also houses several other monuments including old Royal Palace, kumari chowk and the Kasthamandap.
• Lumbini- The place where the Buddha was born in 623B.C. - the supreme Buddhist pilgrimage and a symbol of world peace. Visit the stone pillars erected by Indian Emperor Ashoka.-: Day 10: Kathmandu – Pokhara :-
Visit the Valley city of Nepal, Pokhara. Surrounded by beautiful snow-capped mountains, this place has pleasant weather all through the year. Must- see places include The Fewa Lake and the Davis Falls.-: Day 11: Pokhra- Chitwan (230 Kms, 6 Hours) :-
Today drive to Chitwan. Visit the Chitwan National Park, included in the World Heritage Site list of Nepal. One Horned Rhinos and Bengal Tigers are the star attraction of the park spread over an area of 360 square miles, apart from other animals such as samber, chital, hog deer, barking deer, sloth bear, common leopard, and wild dogs. Overnight at a forest resort at Chitwan.-: Day 12: Chitwan-Nagarkot :-
Visit the most popular hill station of Nepal, offering the best location to view the panoramic views of the Katmandu Valley. Located 2175 M above sea level, one can see five of the world’s highest peaks from here, including the Mt. Everest (8848 m).-: Day 13: Nagarkot-Katmandu:-
Morning drive to Kathmandu Airport to board flight for your return/onward journey.