India Immersion - North explores some very popular cities of Northern India. Ranthambore and Jaipur in Rajasthan, Agra, Mathura in Uttar Pradesh and capital city New Delhi have been chosen as they give a variety of experiences that are a must for any traveller to India.
In Ranthambore observe the natural wealth of the country. If lucky, you might be blessed with the sight of the national animal.
In Jaipur get a glimpse of Royalty and the prowess of the Rajput rulers. Jaipur is one of the first planned cities in India and houses a plethora of traditional arts, music and dances.
Mathura & Vrindavan is the birth place of Lord Krishna, one of most sacred places in Hinduism and Spirituality.
In Delhi and Agra you will witness the wonders left behind by the mighty Mughal empire. These monuments are the epitome of Indo Saracenic architecture, with the Taj Mahal being one of the wonders of the world.
DAY 1 – 20 February 2022
Morning flight from Mumbai to Jaipur, arrive and Drive to Ranthambore (Approximately 170 kms). Ranthambore was established as the Sawai Madhopur Game Sanctuary in 1955 by the Government of India and was declared one of the Project Tiger reserves in 1973. Ranthambore became a national park on 1 November 1980. The nearest town and railway station is at Sawai Madhopur. Arrive, check in and relax. Go for an evening trail and experience the wilderness at dusk and enjoy the solitude away from the city buzz.
DAY 2 -21 February 2022
Head for an early morning safari in the national park. Return for late breakfast, freshen up. Post lunch, visit Ranthambore Fort and the Rajiv Gandhi Museum and visit a women’s co-operative that makes handicrafts.
DAY 3 -22 February 2022
Early morning safari post breakfast visit. Post lunch drive to Jaipur (170kms). Check into the hotel, leisure evening.
DAY 4 - 23 February 2022
Morning after breakfast visit Amer Fort is a fort located in Amer, Rajasthan, India. Located high on a hill, it is the principal tourist attraction in Jaipur. The town of Amer was originally built by Meenas, and later it was ruled by Raja Man Singh I. Amer Fort is known for its artistic style elements. With its large ramparts and series of gates and cobbled paths, the fort overlooks Maota Lake. Visit Anokhi Museum of Hand Printing located in a magnificently restored haveli (mansion) is dedicated to the preservation and dissemination of hand-printed textiles. Later enjoy a traditional along with a performance of folk Rajasthani dances. Return to the hotel, and relax.
DAY 5 - 24 February 2022
Post breakfast, Albert Hall Museum (Tuesday closed) was completed in 1887 by the architect Samuel Swinton Jacob, Director of Jaipur PWD. The temporary museum and the exhibition whose artifacts had been collected from several parts of India and its neighbourhood were merged and shifted to their permanent home in the new museum. The building itself became an integral part of the display, its Indo-Saracenic architecture and stone ornamentation, became a source of reference for varied classical Indian styles of design from Mughal to Rajput. Shopping at Bapu Bazaar and leave for Agra ( approximately 237 kms ), Check into hotel in Agra and retire for the day
DAY 6 -- 25 February 2022
Post Breakfast leave for Agra fort, It was the main residence of the emperors of the Mughal Dynasty until 1638, when the capital was shifted from Agra to Delhi. Before capture by the British, the last Indian rulers to have occupied were the Marathas, post visit lunch and rest.Evening visit The Taj Mahal, which was commissioned by Shah Jahan in 1631, to be built in the memory of his wife Mumtaz Mahal, a Persian princess who died on 17 June that year, giving birth to their 14th child, Gauhara Begum. Construction started in 1632, and the mausoleum was completed in 1643, while the surrounding buildings and garden were finished five years later. See the Marble Art Factory. Return to hotel, and retire for the day.
DAY 7 --26 February 2022
Early morning breakfast, check out of hotel and drive to Delhi ( Approx 210 kms) via Mathura- the birth place of Lord Krishna –Have Prasadam for lunch. Located in the Uttar Pradesh Region, Mathura is also known as “Brajbhoomi” because of the abode of Lord Krishna in this sacred place. Mathura is presence of many religious temples.
The people of Mathura are quite fond of sweets and it is also a pilgrimage place for Hindus. The environment and the views of Mathura are fantastic and there is peace and serenity when you visit Mathura. Post Lunch continue to drive to Delhi.Arrive by late afternoon, visit the Bahai Lotus temple an edifice dedicated to the Baha'i faith. The magnificent structure of this building unfolds in the form of a stupendous white petal lotus and is one of the most visited establishments in the world. which is a spiritual and meditation centre. Enjoy last meal at a special Delhi Eatery and devour the yummiest Chole Bhature, Butter chicken, Kababs, Dal Makhani, Parathas and Tandoori Rotis. Then drive to airport and board flight back to hometown.
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