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India: Land of the Taj & Tigers with Kathmandu & Varanasi

Summary:

Embark on a vibrant adventure of culture, and wildlife in Nepal and India. Start in fascinating Kathmandu where you’ll enjoy guided sightseeing in Nepal’s iconic capital city, including a visit to the historic seat of royalty at Hanuman Dhoka and the Hind...

Duration
13 Days
Countries
2
Next Departure
18-Sep-2024
Starting at
USD 2,589.00
Price per day
USD 199.00
Tour Type
Tour Type

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Operator
Cosmos Tours
Tour
India: Land of the Taj & Tigers with Kathmandu & Varanasi
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Summary

Embark on a vibrant adventure of culture, and wildlife in Nepal and India. Start in fascinating Kathmandu where you’ll enjoy guided sightseeing in Nepal’s iconic capital city, including a visit to the historic seat of royalty at Hanuman Dhoka and the Hindu and Buddhist sites in Patan’s exciting Durbar Square. Next, travel to Varanasi, the holiest of Hindu pilgrim cities, to witness the striking Ganga Aarti (spiritual worship) on the ghats (steps) leading to the sacred Ganges River. In Delhi, visit the India Gate and the pink Presidential Palace. You’ll travel through the vibrant Chandni Chowk bazaar by rickshaw. Visit Humayun’s Tomb and Qutub Minar before departing Delhi for Agra. Here, you’ll marvel at the splendid Taj Mahal at sunset as the sun rays reflect changing hues of the spectacular marble monument to love. Embark on two thrilling open-air safari game drives through Ranthambore National Park in search of marsh crocodiles, striped hyenas, and the elusive Bengal tiger. Continue with two nights in the pink city of Jaipur—home to the legendary Amber Fort. Explore its alabaster Hall of Victory and incredible Chamber of Mirrors. Visit Jantar Mantar and the City Palace Museum to browse ancient art and artifacts. This value-minded tour to see the treasures of Nepal & India is not to be missed!

Map: India: Land of the Taj & Tigers with Kathmandu & Varanasi (Cosmos)

Short Itinerary / Route

Day 1
Kathmandu, Nepal
Day 2
Kathmandu–Excursion To Patan
Day 3
Kathmandu–Varanasi, India
Day 4
Varanasi
Day 5
Varanasi–Delhi
Day 6
Delhi
Day 7
Delhi–Agra
Day 8
Agra–Fatehpur Sikri–Sawai Madhopur
Day 9
Sawai Madhopur–Ranthambore National Park
Day 10
Sawai Madhopur–Jaipur
Day 11
Jaipur
Day 12
Jaipur–Delhi
Day 13
Delhi

Travel Countries (2): India, Nepal

Travel Cities (10): Agra, Fatehpur, Jaipur, Kathmandu, Lalitpur, New Delhi, Patan, Ranthambore National Park, Sawai Madhopur, Varanasi

Travel Package

 

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Going to

Tour...

Kathmandu

Arrow Going To

New Delhi

Group ToursThis 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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