IN07: 9 Days Delhi - Agra - Bharatpur - Ranthambore - Jaipur - Delhi
Tour Type: Private Tour, flexible and customized
Guide & Driver: English-speaking guide, experienced driver & air-conditioned car
Accommodation: 4 to 5-star well selected hotels, also be open to your own choice
Meals: A mix choice of local cuisines and western-style food
Day 1: Arrival in Delhi, Airport pick-up
Upon landing at the Delhi Airport, our representative will greet you at the airport holding a welcome board with your name, and transfer you to your hotel by a private vehicle. After settling down at the hotel, you can spend the rest of day exploring on your own.
Day 2: Old & New Delhi city tour
This morning after breakfast, we will start off on our guided tour to Raj Ghat to see the memorial to the great father of India, Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi. Then head to Jama Masjid, one of the largest mosques in India, built in the 17th century. We will drive past Red Fort, a palatial complex holding both splendid views and historical significance. Then you will take a rickshaw tour in Chandni Chowk, one of the oldest markets full of hustle and bustle.
Later we will proceed to a sacred place for Sikhs, Gurudwara Bangla Sahib, where the eighth Sikh Guru helped smallpox and cholera patients. Next, we go to Humayun's Tomb, a garden mausoleum complex with a mix of Islamic and Hindu architecture styles. Then we continue to Qutub Minar, a 12th-century tower that gives you a panorama of Delhi from the top. Our last destination is India Gate, a giant arch built for the British Indian soldiers who died in the First War. On our way back to your hotel, you can enjoy imposing scenes of the Parliament House, President's House and other Government Secretarial Buildings from outside.
Day 3: Drive 3.5h to Agra by private car, Agra city tour with Taj Mahal
In the morning, we will drive to your hotel in Agra. After settling in, take a break for refreshment and a short rest.
Later, our India safari tours packages in Agra begin with Agra Fort sightseeing. This red sandstone fort, once the Mughal royal residence in the 17th century, is a landmark of this city and a UNESECO World Heritage site. Next we go to the last stop today - the Taj Mahal. Renowned as one of the New Seven Wonders of the World, this 17th-century white marble mausoleum complex attracts tourists with its beautiful designs as well as the touching love story.
Agra Fort: There is a place in Agra Fort where you could see the Taj Mahal clearly. It is the notable Octagonal Tower. King Shah Jahan overlooked the Taj Mahal in his later years there. You should not miss it.
Day 4: Drive for 1.5h from Agra to Bharatpur with visit of Fatehpur Sikri
After breakfast, we will continue our India safari holidays to Bharatpur by our private vehicle. En route, we will alight to view the grandiose red sandstone palace complex, Fatehpur Sikri. Used to be the capital of the Mughal Empire, this ghost town features exquisite structures and carvings. Upon arrival in Bharatpur, you will be escorted to check in at the hotel. The rest of the day is open for you to set out on your own or just kick back at the hotel.
Day 5: Visit Bharatpur & 5-hour drive to Ranthambore
Today, we will continue our Indian jungle safari tours to Bharatpur to encounter a variety of birds at Keoladeo National Park. Unlike its neighbors, Agra and Jaipur with their historic monuments, Bharatpur provides a breathtaking view of the natural landscape. Inhabited by over 380 species of birds, Keoladeo National Park here is one of the most important grounds for bird feeding and breeding in the world.
After getting up close with birds, we will drive to Ranthambore for our tiger tours in India. Upon arrival, your driver will help you check into your full-board hotel. After enjoying dinner in your hotel, you are free to explore this city as you like.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 6: Ranthambore National Park exploration
Today, our India safari holidays proceed to the Ranthambore National Park, which is widely known as a reserve for wild tigers. Among the 11 zones in the park, Zones 1 to 6 are the best, containing more than 70 tigers, while Zones 7 to 11 with less tigers. It is advised to book with us as early as possible, so we can arrange better zones for you with bigger chances to see the tigers.
The safari jeep driver will pick you up from the hotel and accompany you all the way for a full day exploration in the Ranthambore National Park. The morning safari starts between 6:00 and 7:00. During the 3 to 4 hours' drive, you can see tigers living in their original status and they are especially active in the morning. After the lunch served at your hotel, we'll start an afternoon jungle safari by jeep, continuing to track the tigers.
1. A jeep is shared by 6 persons, while a canter allows 20 to 25 persons. We will always arrange a jeep for you. If you request a private Jeep for your group with less than 6 persons, please tell your travel consultant in advance and there is additional cost occurs.
2. Every year from July 01 to September 30, the main zones in Ranthambore stay closed.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 7: 4-hour drive from Ranthambore to Jaipur
After breakfast, we will take a private transfer to Jaipur, the next destination of this wildlife tours India. Upon arrival, we will help you check into your hotel. For the rest of the day, you can hang out and get familiar with this Pink City at your leisure.
Day 8: Jaipur full day tour with Amber Fort
This morning, we will ascend a hill on foot or hire a jeep (at your own expense) to visit the Amber Fort, a 16th-century large-scale fort complex built of three kinds of stone in different colors. It took over eight years to complete and was once the capital of Jaipur.
After a photo stop at Jal Mahal, we will go sightseeing at the magnificent Maharaja City Palace with intricate decorations and reliefs. Later we will stop by the neighboring Jantar Mantar Observatory to appreciate the world's largest sundial and an ancient precise astronomical observation instrument built by Indians in the 18th century. Then we will stop by Hawa Mahal (Palace of Winds) to admire the beautiful pink honey-comb shaped palace from outside. Today's tour ends at Birla Temple, a majestic temple complex built for Lord Vishnu and his consort Lakshmi.
Day 9: Drive 5-6h back to Delhi, Delhi Airport see-off
You can spend a leisurely morning per your interest. In the afternoon, you will be transferred to the Delhi Airport for your homeward flight. We wish you a nice trip home!
|Destinations||Luxury Hotels||Standard Hotels|
|Delhi||Le Meridien New Delhi||Crowne Plaza New Delhi Rohini|
|Agra||Courtyard by Marriott Agra||Holiday Inn Agra MG Road|
|Bharatpur||Laxmi Vilas Palace, Bharatpur (Heritage Hotel)||Laxmi Vilas Palace, Bharatpur (Heritage Hotel)|
|Ranthambore||The Tigress Resort Ranthambhore||Sher Garh Resort, Ranthambore|
|Jaipur||Hilton Jaipur||Holiday Inn Jaipur City Centre|
Tour with us, you will enjoy
10% off - book 60 days before, 5% off - book 30 days before
|Jan - Mar, Oct - Dec|
|Apr - Sep|
|Tour Prices with Luxury Hotels|
|Month||2-3 travelers||4-5 travelers|
|Jan - Mar, Oct - Dec||$1329 |
|Apr - Sep||$1219 |
|Tour Prices with Standard Hotels|
|Month||2-3 travelers||4-5 travelers|
|Jan - Mar, Oct - Dec||$1119 |
|Apr - Sep||$1049 |
- Accommodation with breakfast basis (Ranthambore - full board basis).
- Service of English speaking guide as per itinerary (No guide in Ranthambore).
- Services of a private driver and air-conditioned vehicles.
- Monument Entrance fee as per itinerary.
- Bicycle rickshaw ride in Old Delhi.
- One safari inside Bharatpur bird sanctuary.
- Two shared jeep safari at Ranthambore national park.
- 2 bottles of drinking water per person per day.
- All presently applicable taxes.
- The airfare of arrival in and departure from Delhi.
- Meals other than those mentioned in the itinerary.
- Personal expenses (camera fees, laundry, drinks, etc.).
- Tips for guides and drivers.
- Personal travel insurance.
- India Visa fees.