India's Heritage Trail
What To Expect
Your India Tour with India Voyages begin with your arrival in Delhi airport or railway station. On reaching Delhi, greeted by our (India Voyages) driver, who will take you to your hotel.
Today’s Delhi sightseeing tour helps you to explore the rich heritage of Delhi. Visit Raj Ghat, Jama Masjid and Red Fort in the morning hours. Later in the afternoon, visit Humayun’s Tomb, Qutub Minar, India Gate, Lotus Temple, Agrasen ki Baoli, Lodhi Garden and drive past the President's House.
Check out and drive towards Jaipur. Jaipur, the capital of Rajasthan gets its name from Maharaja Jai Singh who built this city. There are several forts and palaces in the city, which represent the marvelous heritage of Jaipur. Arrive Jaipur and get transfer to your hotel.
Post breakfast proceed for the city tour of Jaipur. Jaipur sightseeing begin with the earlier capital of Jaipur where you will visit of Amer Fort, Panna Meena ka Kund and Jagat Shiromani Temple. The afternoon visit is scheduled for pink city where you will be visit City Palace, Jantar Mantar and Hawa Mahal.
Jaipur sightseeing is not complete without shopping. Jaipur is renowned for carpets, clothes, jewelry, handicrafts, precious and semi-precious gemstones.
Post breakfast and check out, start your journey to Agra en-route visit Chand Baori and Fatehpur Sikri.
Chand Baori: The deepest stepwell in the world located in village Abhaneri. This 13-storey stepwell is more than 100 feet deep, with 3500 steps (estimated) in the form of a labyrinth. Right in front of it is the famous Harshad Mata temple.
Fatehpur Sikri: The city predominantly made in red sand-stone, situated at a distance of 37 kms from Agra, was the short-lived capital of the Mughals. The Jodha Bai's Palace, Jama Mosque, Buland Darwaza, and Tomb of Salim Chisti are the main highlights of Fatehpur Sikri’s heritage gallery.
Your morning before sunrise begins with the pearl of India Tourism and most lovable site in Agra, Taj Mahal. Next, on the tour itinerary for Agra sightseeing after Taj Mahal, will be the excursion of Agra Fort and Itimad-ud-Daulah. Both are the world heritage site (UNESCO).
Today, we will take you to Gwalior. Gwalior houses one of the larger forts in the region. Gwalior Fort is a glory of the city, standing on a rocky outcrop, lording over the city. The fort houses two palaces, ‘Gujari Mahal’ and ‘Man Mandir’, which were built by Raja Man Singh Tomar and numerous temples, built by various kings at different point of time. After excursion continue your journey to Orchha. On arrival Orchha, transfer to your hotel.
Today in early hours visit Orchha Fort, which was built by Rudra Pratap Singh. The fort consists of various areas such as Raja Mahal, Jahangir Mahal and many more. Afterward, visit Chaturbhuj Temple, Raj Mandir, and Cenotaphs at evening.
Post breakfast and check out start your journey to Khajuraho by road. The city of Khajuraho had once been forgotten and was re-discovered. On arrival Khajuraho, you will be taken to your hotel, day free for personal activities.
Post breakfast get ready to visit the various temples which are erotic in nature in the city. Tour starts with Chitragupta temple that is composed of magnificent 11 headed pictures of Lord Vishnu, Chaunset Yogini Kali Temple, Javeri Temple, Mahadev Temple, Lakshmana Temple, Nandi & Vishvanath Temples, and Shiva’s Vishnu Temple. Later in the afternoon, visit the only Jain Temple in the city, Parasvanath Temple of Khajuraho.
Post breakfast and check out start your journey to Varanasi. Varanasi has been the touted as the cultural and spiritual capital of North India for years. On arrival, check-in at your hotel and relax.
Day will start early with an adventurous boat trip (direct payable) across the river Ganges to take you to different ghats. Two such ghats where you will find throngs of devotees praying would be Manikarnika and Harishchandra ghats.
Afterward, you can discover this beautiful holy city at your pace, stroll across the vibrant bazaars of Varanasi. Our specially crafted tour allows you to discover the spiritual side of you.
Today travel to Sarnath, as per the stories is the place where Buddha gave his first sermon after attaining enlightenment. By the time you come back to Varanasi, it would be evening when the dusk falls you can attend the Ganga aarti that is held every day at the Ghats.
On the last day of your India Tour, you will be transfer to Varanasi airport or railway station for your onward journey. Henceforth our services terminate here.