|Day 01 / Arrival Delhi
Arrive Delhi, meet assist at the airport & transfer to hotel. Night stay in Delhi.
|Day 02 / Delhi
After breakfast proceed for sightseeing tour of Old & New Delhi :
OLD DELHI - A sight-seeing tour of Old Delhi would entail visiting the Raj Ghat - the memorial site where Mahatma Gandhi was cremated; Jama Masjid - the largest mosque in India, Red Fort.
NEW DELHI - An extensive sight-seeing tour of New Delhi would include a visit to the Humayun's Tomb, Lotus Temple, the Qutub Minar, a drive along the ceremonial avenue - Rajpath, past the imposing India Gate, Parliament House, the President's Residence and would end with a drive through the Diplomatic Enclave. Night stay in Delhi.
Day 03 / Delhi - Agra (By super fast air-conditioned train Dep 0615 Hrs arr 0810 Hrs)
Early morning pick up from hotel & transfer to railway station to board the superfast air-conditioned train to Agra. Breakfast in the train. Arrive Agra in approx. 02 hours & transfer to hotel. Later visit the
AGRA FORT - the rusty and majestic red-sandstone fort of Agra stands on the banks of the river Yamuna and the construction was started by Emperor Akbar in 1566. At the Diwan-I-Am (hall of public audience), a colonnaded hall of red-sandstone with a throne alcoveof inlaid marble at the back, the Emperor heard public petitions. At the Diwan-I-Khas (hall of private audience) where marble pavilions with floral inlays lend an ethereal ambience, the Emperor sat on his gem-studded Peacock Throne and met foreign ambassadors and rulers of friendly kingdoms.
AKBAR'S MAUSOLEUM : The mausoleum of Akbar is located at Sikandra at about 10 Km from Agra. Akbar himselfMaldives Holidays, Maldives Tour, Maldives Vacation designed and started its construction. The beautiful tomb enjoys a perfect blending of Hindu, Christian, Islamic, Buddhist and Jain motifs. Later enjoy a lavish lunch at 5 star hotel in Agra.
Evening at sunset visit the magnificent Taj Mahal - one of the seven wonders of the world surely the most extravagant expression of love ever created. 20,000 men laboured for over 17 years to build this memorial to Shah Jahan's beloved wife . Night stay in Agra.
|Day 04 / Agra - Jaipur ( By road Approx 5 Hrs. drive ) enroute visiting Fatehpur Sikri
Early morning a second visit to Taj Mahal at sunrise , Later drive to Jaipur-the fabled “pink city” of the desert named after Jai Singh, the former Maharaja of Jaipur. This is the only city in the world symbolizing the nine divisions of the universe through the nine rectangular sectors subdividing it. The palaces and forts of the yesteryears, which were witnesses to the royal processions and splendours are now living monuments enroute visiting Fatehpur Sikri-a perfectly preserved red sandstone “ghost town" which was the estranged capital of mughal emperor Akbar, built in 1569 and deserted when its water supply failed. Later enjoy the dinner at Chokhi dani (an ethnic village resort) where you will have an idea of the village life of Rajasthan here you will also enjoy various traditional Rajasthani dances, puppet show and various other interesting activities. Arrive Jaipur in late evening & transfer to hotel. Night stay in Jaipur.
|Day 05 / Jaipur - Delhi ( By fast air-conditioned train Dep 1745 Hrs Arr 2230 Hrs )
After a relaxed breakfast proceed for a morning excursion to Amber Fort. Elephant ride ascent to the fort.
AMBER FORT PALACE - Amber is the classic romantic Rajasthani fort palace. Its construction was started by Man Singh I in 1592, and completed by his descendent Jai Singh I. Its forbidding exterior belies an inner paradise where a beautiful fusion of Mughal and Hindu styles finds it's ultimate expression. Continue sight-seeing.
CITY PALACE - A delightful blend of Mughal and traditional Rajasthani architecture, the City Palace sprawls over one-seventh of the area in the walled city. It houses the Chandra Mahal, Shri Govind Dev Temple and the City Palace Museum.
JANTAR MANTAR - This is the largest and the best preserved of the five observatories built by Jai Singh II in different parts of the country. This observatory consisting of outsized astronomical instruments is still in use.
HAWA MAHAL - The ornamental facade of this "Palace of Winds" is a prominent landmark in Jaipur. Their five-storey structures of sandstone plastered pink encrusted with fine trelliswork and elaborate balconies. The palace has 953 nMaldives Holidays, Maldives Tour, Maldives Vacationiches and windows. Built in 1799 by Pratap Singh, the Mahal was a royal grandstand for the palace women.
ALBERT HALL : The Central Museum in Jaipur is located at the Ram Nivas Garden in Jaipur, which was earlier a place of recreation for the royal families. A visit to Albert Hall brings you more close to the culture and traditions of Rajasthan. Evening transfer to railway station to board the air conditioned train to Delhi, Dinner in the train. Arrive Delhi & transfer to hotel. Night stay in Delhi.
|Day 06 / Delhi - Maldives ( By flight via Bangalore )
Morning transfer to Delhi airport to board the flight to Maldives via Bangalore. Arrive at Maldives. After clearing the immigration, you will be met by our local representative and transferred to Hotel by Motor Boat. Day free for relaxation. Overnight at the hotel.
|Day 07 / Maldives
After breakfast you have day free to enjoy the water activities. You can also take the Male island tour (optional). Overnight stay at Hotel.
|Day 08 / Maldives
After breakfast day the leisure. You can take the Submarine ride (optional) or relax at the beach. Overnight stay at Hotel.
Day 09 / Maldives - Departure
After breakfast proceed to the airport to board the flight back to your home.
» 08 nights accommodation as per the itinerary with breakfast.
» Train tickets for Delhi-Agra & Jaipur Delhi in air-conditioned chair car.
» All transfers & Sightseeing in Delhi, Agra, Jaipur and Maldives as per the Itinerary.
» Travel Agra-Jaipur -Jodhpur by exclusive Air Conditioner Car.
» Local English speaking guides.
» All taxes, driver allowances, parking etc.
Does not include:
» Entrance fee to monuments.
» Any airfare.
» Tips, beverages, laundry etc.
» Any item not shown in cost Includes