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Best of India

 

Summary:

Visit India and follow the famous Golden Triangle. Enjoy the perfect introduction to India's three most popular destinations - Delhi, Agra, and Jaipur - as we explore the icons and discover the secrets of this fascinating region. Experience the history of...

Duration
19 Days
Cities
11
Next Departure
04-Oct-2021
Starting at
USD 2,275.00
Price per day
USD 120.00

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Operator
Intrepid Travel
Tour
Best of India
Travel Style
Small Group Tour with More Flexibility
Group Size
1 - 12


Summary

Visit India and follow the famous Golden Triangle. Enjoy the perfect introduction to India's three most popular destinations - Delhi, Agra, and Jaipur - as we explore the icons and discover the secrets of this fascinating region. Experience the history of massive forts, the opulence of Rajasthan's palaces, and the traditions of a heritage homestay. Head north into the Himalayan foothills and be introduced to the Mountains and Mystics of this incredible country. These mystical lands look and feel very different from the rest of India - from the food and clothes to the crisp, clean mountain air and spiritual sway of the inhabitants. Discover the complex diversity of India and be enchanted by a land balanced between physical and spiritual worlds.

Short Itinerary

Day 1.
Delhi
Day 2.
Delhi
Day 3.
Jaipur
Day 4.
Jaipur
Day 5.
Karauli
Day 6.
Fatehpur Sikri – Agra
Day 7.
Delhi
Day 8.
Delhi
Day 9.
Shimla
Day 10.
Shimla
Day 11.
Mandi
Day 12.
Dharamsala (Mcleod Ganj)
Day 13.
Dharamsala (Mcleod Ganj)
Day 14.
Amritsar
Day 15.
Amritsar – Overnight Train
Day 16.
Rishikesh
Day 17.
Rishikesh – River Ganges
Day 18.
Delhi
Day 19.
Delhi

Visited cities (11): Agra, Amritsar, Chandigarh, Fatehpur, Fatehpur, Haridwar, Jaipur, Karauli, New Delhi, Rishikesh, Shimla

 

Remarks

Highlights

  • The Taj Mahal is not only an sumptuous masterpiece of Indian architecture, but also a truly meaningful stop on any traveller’s journey
  • Overlooking the picturesque scene of Moata Lake, the monumental Amber Fort is one sight that will forever be under India’s protection
  • Experience authentic Rajasthani luxury with a heritage stay at the lavish Bhanwar Vilas in Karauli
  • Old and New Delhi fuse to create a city that pays homage to past empires, while wrestling with its modern identity
  • The colonial charm of Shimla Hill Station offers a great introduction to the Himalayas, and the World Heritage-listed ‘toy-train’ is a great way to get there
  • As the home of the Dalai Lama, tranquil Dharmasala is the ideal place for an enlightening experience of Tibetan spirituality, culture and history
  • Learn about Sikhism on a visit to the faith’s most sacred monument, the luminous Golden Temple in Amritsar
  • Breeze through the self-proclaimed ‘Yoga Capital of the World’ in Rishikesh and walk along the banks of the holy Ganges River

Travel Package

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Tour (Round Trip) New Delhi New Delhi

This is an Organised Group Tour: the itinerary has been predefined by the tour operator. The tour destinations, duration, accommodations, departure dates and the price are fix. You can join, enjoy and meet other people.

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