Day 01 : Arrive Delhi
You arrive in Delhi by International flight. After a traditional Welcome our representative would assist you at the airport and to our hotel for check-in. After some rest, breakfast at coffee shop in the Hotel. After breakfast we will go on a guided tour of Delhi at 1100 hrs, beginning with a morning sightseeing trip to Gandhi Memorial at Raj Ghat followed by the drive around India Gate and President's House. In the afternoon visits to Humayun's Tomb, Lotus Temple, Qutub Minar, Mahavir Ahinsa Sthal and Chhatarpur temple. Overnight stay at Hotel. . .
Day 02 : Delhi - Jaipur (250 km / 5 hrs)
Post breakfast we leave for Jaipur the flamboyant capital of Rajasthan. On arrival at Jaipur, our representative will meet & assist you to check-in at our hotel for overnight stay.
Excursion to Chokhi Dhani: Today we will take you for evening excursion to Chokhi Dhani complex, an ethnic village resort located at a distance 15 km from Jaipur. Evenings at Chokhi Dhani are very special. A Rajasthani village atmosphere is recreated on the sprawling ground and includes the entertainment by folk dancers and musicians. The guests can move around freely and enjoy the evening. Later drive back to Hotel for overnight stay.
Day 03 : Jaipur
Early morning after breakfast 11 km drive to Amber, the capital of the gallant Rajputs from 1037 to 1728 AD. We ride the elephant back and reach the Fort situated on the hill and then visit the Fort Palace. Later we visit the City Palace, Birla Temple, Jantar Mantar Observatory and the Palace of Winds. Overnight stay.
Day 04 / Jaipur - Fatehpur Sikri - Agra (260 km / 6 hrs)
After breakfast in the coffee shop, we drive at 0900 hrs to Agra. En route we visit Fatehpur Sikri, a masterpiece in sandstone with the stunning elegance of its palaces and courts. Further proceed to Agra, upon arrival we help you check-in at our hotel at Agra. Overnight stay at Agra.
Day 05 / Agra (Excursion to Mathura and Vrindavan)
Agra, the erstwhile capital of India under the great Mughals and known for Taj Mahal, has always fascinated Indians and foreigners alike. Most of Agra is on the West bank of river Yamuna, with the Agra Fort and the Taj Mahal at its nucleus. Taj Mahal is quite simply one of mankind's most remarkable creations. After early breakfast, we drive at 0800 hrs to Taj Mahal built by emperor Shahjahan in memory of his beloved wife Mumtaz Mahal. Next we visit Agra Fort. Later in the afternoon we leave for Sikandara, Akbar's tomb. Further we proceed to Mathura and Vrindavan, related with the birth and childhood of Lord Krishna. And evening we drive back to hotel in Agra for overnight stay.
Day 06 /
Agra - Jhansi / Khajuraho (166 km / 5hrs) via Orchha
After early morning breakfast, we drive to reach on time @ 0730 hrs to the railway station to board the train to Jhansi. Our representative meets and assists you on arrival at the Jhansi Railway Station. After that we visit the historic Jhansi Fort of the brave queen and freedom fighter Rani Lakshmibai. Then leave for Khajuraho via Orchha, located at a distance of 16 km from Jhansi. Orchha has a medieval town atmosphere attached to it. The Betwa River quietly flows by the town. The 16th century palaces and temples built by its Bundela rulers appear to be suspended in time. And also visit to Orchha Fort, Jahangir Mahal, Raj Mahal, Ram Raja temple and proceed further for Khajuraho. Upon arrival in Khajuraho checkin at your prearranged hotel for overnight stay.
Khajuraho/ Varanasi (By Air)
Morning post breakfast we leave for half day sightseeing of Khajuraho temples, built between 950 and 1050 AD by the mighty warrior kings of the Chandela dynasty, in a truly inspired burst of creativity. The temples are famous for themagnificent carvings depicting numerous sexual postures of the famous "Kamasutra", ancient Indian work on sex. Only 22 temples survive of the 85 originally built. In fact, worship isstill done today in the Matangeshwara temple, continuing an unbroken 1000 year tradition.Later we drive to reach on time @ 1200 hrs to the airport to board the flight to Varanasi, the oldest and the holiest Hindu city, known for its Hindu traditional customs and rituals. We meet and assist you on arrival at Varanasi airportand help you check-inat our hotel. Next at 1530 hrs we leave for Sarnath at a distance of 12 Kms from Varanasi,where Lord Buddha preached his first sermon after Enlightenment. Overnight stay in Varanasi.
Day 08 /
Varanasi / Delhi (By Shivganga Express - Overnight Train)
Early morning before breakfast at 0500 hrs boat ride on the river Ganges. We rise before dawn and step gingerly in the boat as the boatman starts rowing the boat. We wait for the daily miracle to unfold, as the Sun appears triumphantly over the horizon. The sound of conches and temple bells add to the delicate pink fabric of dawn. The formerly hushed murmuring of ancient Sanskrit 'Shlokas' now rises, in one voice, to a crescendo of unparalleled piety and joy. We return to our hotel for breakfast. Afternoon on-time transfer to the railway station to board on the train for Delhi. Overnight on board
Day 09 / Arrive Delhi (By Shivganga Express)
Today early morning you will arrive at New Delhi Railway station upon arrival our representative would meet and assist you to check in at our hotel for stay.
What is include in this Package:
- 01 Nights accommodation at Delhi
- 01 Nights accommodation at Agra
- 01 Nights accommodation at Jaipur
- Daily Morning Breakfast
- 2 photographs at the Taj Mahal in Agra as souvenir
- Elephant ride at Amber Fort in Jaipur
- Surface Transportation by an air-conditioned Vehicle.
- An English Speaking Guide Government approved.
- Mineral Water during the tour being provided in your vehicle.
- All interstate taxes, permits, parking, road tax, toll taxes and fuel charges etc are included.
What is not include in this Package:
- Any expenses arising out of unforeseen circumstances like flight delay/cancellation/hike in fare, strike or any other natural calamities.
- Personal nature Expenses i.e. Telephone Calls, Laundry, Soft / Hard Drinks, Meals, Tipping etc.
- Monuments entrance fees
- Camera Fee at Monuments
- Anything not mentioned above in " Inclusions"
Advance payment policy:
ItsIndiaTour offers very flexible terms. Once you contract our services, you are requested to pay some advance payment; the advance payment advised to you is decided based on the services that we have to offer and the number of days left for the commencement of the service. You can pay the balance amount before you depart from you country or after arriving in India .
However, for special train journeys and for hotel resort reservations during the peak season (like Christmas, New Year or conferences), full payment is required.
Mode of payment:
ItsIndiaTour offers a flexible mode of payment. You can send advanced payment to our bank through wire transfer or through mail authorization, via Visa/ MasterCard/ American Express credit card and currency notes. However for all payment that is done through credit card, the nominal bank charges would be applicable over & above the total amount.
In the case of cancellation of your Tour/ Travel Services, due to any kind of problem or circumstances, we request that you inform us in writing. We will try our best to reduce cancellation charges, however, as a general policy the cancellation charges would be as follows:
- 45 days prior to arrival : 10% of the tour/service cost
- 15 days prior to arrival : 20% of the tour/service cost
- 07 days prior to arrival : 25% of the tour/service cost
- 48 hours prior to arrival : 50% of the tour/service cost
- Less than 48 hours or no show – NO REFUND
However the cancellation of luxury trains like palace on wheels, golden chariot, maharaja express, deccan odyssey, royal orient etc, and peak season bookings (from 20th December to 10th January), the cancellation policy will be advised at the time of reservation.
If you cancel the trip after commencement, we will try our best to recover from hoteliers and airlines any unused hotel accommodation, chartered transportations and missed meals etc. However, ItsIndiaTour does not bear any responsibility for these refunds.
ItsIndiaTour will always expedite the process of the refund payment. It may take 2 to 4 weeks for our bank to refund the payment. For all refund payments to bank accounts and credit cards, bank charges would be applicable and the same would be debited from the payment that is refunded, as per our cancellation policy described above.
Lliabilities & limitation policy:
Please note that after finalization of the tour/service cost, if there is any hike by the government of India for guide charges, fuel costs, entrance fees for visitor attractions or service tax, this extra cost would be borne by you.
ItsIndiaTour acts as an agent for the airlines, railways, transporters, contractors and hotels; all exchange orders, contracts, tickets and receipts are issued by us in lieu of the terms and conditions and according to the services provided by the above.
The itineraries that are provided to guests are basically our sample itineraries and aim to give you an outline of the trip schedules that are offered by us. However, certain factors like weather, the physical ability of the guest and road conditions etc may mean some changes in the schedule, either before or during the tour, may have to be made. Therefore, the right to change the schedule is exclusively determined by us, keeping in mind the safety, comfort and the well-being of the guest.
Our charges are as per the prevailing rates in the market and the rates are also negotiated by us with the hotels, airlines and all other clients. However, airlines and hotels retain the right to modify their rates without giving us prior notice. In this case, ItsIndiaTour holds the right to charge the rates stipulated by the airlines and hotels. All hotel bookings are based on the normal check-in and check-out time of the hotels, unless indicated in the itinerary. We will not be responsible for any delays and alteration in the program or expenses incurred directly or indirectly due to natural hazards, flight cancellation or accident, breakdown of machinery or equipment, breakdown of transport, weather, sickness, landslides, political closures, or any other incident.
We shall not be responsible for any loss, injury or damage to person, property or otherwise in connection with any accommodation, transportation or other services, resulting directly or indirectly from any act of God, dangers, fire accident, breakdown in machinery or equipment, breakdown of transport, wars, civil disturbances, strikes, riots, thefts, pilferages, epidemics, medical or custom department regulations, defaults or any causes beyond our control.
We shall not be responsible for it because we have no insurance policy that can bear the expenses of accidents, loss caused by sickness and theft etc. Hence we request our guests to seek such insurance policy in their home town itself so that they can enjoy a comfortable and tension-free trip with us. We also expect you to take care of all your personal belongings, as any loss related to baggage and personal property would be borne by you.
Arrival and Departure Policy:
Check in 1200 hours:
Early arrival is subject to availability. For guaranteed early check-in, reservation needs to be made starting from the previous night.
Check out – 1200 Hours
Later checkouts are available on request and subject to availability / payment.