Day 01: Arrival in Delhi
Your arrival in India at Indira Gandhi International Airport New Delhi is a cherished moment not only for you but for India Tour Packages team as well as it offers us an opportunity to serve you in the most cordial manner out of ethereal cultural ethos of India that is paraphrased as 'Athithi Devo Bhav'. Representative of India Tour Packages will receive you at the airport, take you to pre-booked Delhi hotel and ensure hassle-free check in at the hotel. As most of the international flights land late in the night, your first day of India tour is naturally reserved for rest and rejuvenating night stay.
Day 02: New & Old Delhi sightseeing tour
Golden Triangle with Tiger Safari (Corbett) Tour Highlights: Chandni Chowk, Red Fort, Jama Masjid, India Gate, President House, Parliament House, Qutub Minar and Akshardham Temple.
Man-pulled rickshaw ride in Kinari Bazaar of 400 years old Chandni Chowk for closer look of reminiscent vestiges of medieval India.
Having taken delicious breakfast in Delhi hotel, you will proceed for Delhi sightseeing tour which comprises the monuments of Old Delhi & New Delhi. The monuments to be visited have been gleaned by India Tour Packages to show ancient (Iron Pillar & Qutub Minar), Mughal (Red Fort & Jama Masjid), British (President & Parliament Houses) and modern (Akshardham temple) era architectural genius and gems.
A fifteen minutes rickshaw ride in the narrow alleys of Kinari Bazaar will definitely be an exotic India experience.
After enjoying eventful Delhi tour, return to Delhi hotel for overnight stay.
Day 03: Delhi- Samode- Jaipur (270 kms/ 05 hrs)
Golden Triangle with Tiger Safari (Corbett) Tour Highlights: Samode Palace, Samode village; Birla Temple (Jaipur).
The desert state of Rajasthan is known as land of kings, forts, palaces, vibrant culture, colourful bazaar and cornucopia of handicraft products. After early morning breakfast in Delhi hotel, your journey the capital city of royal Rajasthan starts. About 45 kms before Jaipur, there is a village town of Samode which holds a special place on the touristic map of Rajasthan for having luxurious, beautiful and royal Samode Palace. Samode Palace, now-a-days converted into a luxurious heritage hotel, is in a highly preserved form and helps one to peep into regal past.
Have lunch in Samode Palace and proceed for Jaipur. On arrival at Jaipur, you will be received by India Tour Packages representative and taken to Jaipur hotel. After smooth check in at the hotel, rest and relax for some time.
Late in the afternoon, you will be driven to Birla Temple of Jaipur to attend evening 'aarti' (deity worship ceremony).
After experiencing and watching Birla temple and religious Hindu practices, return to Jaipur hotel for overnight stay.
Day 04: Jaipur sightseeing tour
Golden Triangle with Tiger Safari (Corbett) Tour Highlights: Amber Fort, Jantar Mantar, City Palace & Hawa Mahal.
Jaipur, also called 'Pink City of India', is capital of Rajasthan and representative of gloriously royal past of erstwhile princely state of Jaipur. The Jaipur tour guide will meet you in the lobby of Jaipur hotel and collect you from there after you have taken breakfast. You will be driven first to Amber Fort, the prime tourist attraction of Jaipur. Here, you will enjoy a royal ride of elephant from the road to the top of the hill wherein located the main gateway of Amber Fort. The elephant ride will again be an exotic India experience. The Jaipur tour guide will enumerate every single details regarding Amber Fort. After visiting Amber Fort, return to Jaipur city to visit Jantar Mantar (an observatory), City Palace and Hawa Mahal (Palace of Winds).
Hereinafter, India Tour Packages has planned your visit to bustling traditional market of Jaipur which happens to be coveted frequented place of the tourists to explore the richness of traditional craftsmanship.
Thus exploring Jaipur almost in its totality in short span of time, return to Jaipur hotel for overnight stay.
Day 05: Jaipur- Fatehpur Sikri- Agra (235 kms/ 05 hrs)
Golden Triangle with Tiger Safari (Corbett) Tour Highlights: Panch Mahal, Jama Masjid, Jodhabai Palace, Shrine of Salim Chishti, Buland Darwaja & Birbal Mahal.
Having enjoyed tasty and nutritious breakfast in Jaipur hotel, drive for Agra, an ancient city in the state of Uttar Pradesh. On the way to Agra, about 35 kms prior to Agra, lies deserted medieval city of Fatehpur Sikri which now-a-days exists in the form of a decaying village town. The majestic and gargantuan buildings were constructed by Akbar to establish it as the capital city of Mughal Empire. Due to paucity of drinking water, Akbar had to retract from shifting capital. Watch out yourselves fine pieces of architecture in Panch Mahal, Jama Masjid, Jodhabai Palace, Shrine of Salim Chishti, Buland Darwaja & Birbal Mahal.
After visiting Fatehpur Sikri, move for Agra. On arrival at Agra, representative of India Tour Packages will ensure your smooth check in at Agra hotel for overnight stay.
Day 06: Agra sightseeing tour – Delhi (200 kms/ 04 hrs)
Golden Triangle with Tiger Safari (Corbett) Tour Highlights: Taj Mahal, Agra Fort, Tomb of It-Mad-ud-Daula (Baby Taj) and Tomb of Akbar (Sikandara).
Taj Mahal is one of the 'Seven Wonders of the World'. Taj Mahal is a mausoleum, built of white marble with inlaid works of semi-precious gems. Taj Mahal was built by bereaved Shah Jahan in fond memory of his wife Arjumand Bano Begum, popularly known as Mumtaj Mahal. Though Taj Mahal is always a beauty to behold but at the time of sunrise, it looks most beautiful. Therefore, every tourist covets to visit and see Taj Mahal during dawn hours. Therefore, India Tour Packages has scheduled your visit in the early morning hours. Agra tour guide will meet you in the Agra hotel's lobby in the morning and take you to Taj Mahal on a "tonga". Soak in informed beauty of the architectural gem- the Taj Mahal. After visiting Taj Mahal, return to Agra hotel, relax, refresh and have breakfast. Agra tour guide will now take you to visit Agra Fort, a UNESCO World Heritage site. Thereafter, move to visit Baby Taj. Return to hotel. Have lunch and check out from the hotel and drive for Delhi. On the way to Delhi, stop at Sikandara to visit Tomb of Akbar.
Now proceed to Delhi. On arrival at New Delhi, check in at the pre-booked Delhi hotel for night stay.
Day 07: Delhi- Jim Corbett National Park (250 kms/ 05 hrs)
Have early morning breakfast in Delhi hotel and proceed for the Corbett National Park. On arrival at Jim Corbett National Park, check in at the pre-booked wildlife resort. Jim Corbett National Park is situated in the foothills of the Himalayas and is watered by the Ramganga River in the Patli Dun Valley. Named after eminent environmentalist Jim Corbett, this wildlife sanctuary is the first national park of India. Rich bio-diversity reflects in large population of elephants, tigers, wild boars and wide variety of flora and fauna. The evening is scheduled for leisure. Overnight stay will be in the resort.
Day 08: Corbett National Park
Golden Triangle with Tiger Safari (Corbett) Tour Highlights: Morning and evening jeep safari into jungle.(Jhirina & Dhikala zones)
After having delicious breakfast in the resort, proceed for morning jeep safari in the jungle to spot tiger along with other wild animals. Return to Corbett resort in the noon to have lunch. Have rest for a while.
Thereafter move again for jeep safari in the afternoon. After day long exploration of jungle, return to Corbette hotel for overnight stay.
Day 09:Jim Corbett National Park- Delhi- Departure
Have early morning breakfast in Corbett resort, proceed for Delhi. On arrival at Delhi, you will be transferred to Delhi airport to board flight for your onward destination.