Along with Taj Mahal, this Incredible India tour explores the hidden heritage of Delhi, Jaipur along with an enticing visit to Keoladeo Bird Sanctuary in Bharatpur.
Day 1: Delhi Arrival
On arrival you will be welcomed at the airport and transferred to hotel for overnight stay.
Day 2: Delhi sightseeing
After breakfast a guided tour takes you through the Presidential avenue, India Gate, Qutub Minar, Jama Masjid, Red Fort, Lotus temple, the tomb of Humanyun, National Museum etc. Overnight at hotel.
Day 3 : Delhi - Agra (206 kms - 4 hrs)
After breakfast drive to Agra and see Sikandra tomb on way. On arrival check in at hotel. Proceed to Red Fort built by Emperor Akbar in 1565, a long red sand stone complex and is almost same as Delhi’s Red fort. Before sunset take a breathtaking view of Taj Mahal. It was built in 1630 by the Mughal emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his wife Mumtaz Mahal.
Day 4: Agra - Bharatpur (56 kms / 1hr
After breakfast proceed to Bharatpur Bird Sanctuary, approximately 56 km / 1 hour drive. On arrival check into a hotel. Known as Keoladeo Ghana Bird sanctuary, it is a world heritage site with more than 364 bird species including rare varieties even from Siberia. You can move around it on a rickshaw drive. Return to hotel for overnight stay.
Day 5: Bharatpur – Fatehpur Sikhri - Jaipur (180kms / 3.5 Hr)After breakfast, leave for Jaipur enroute visiting Fatehpur Sikhri, the old Mughal capital still preserved in good condition. It was abandon after 15 years of operation because of water shortage. Proceed to Jaipur and check in at hotel. In the evening you may visit the colourful local markets. Overnight at hotel.
Day 6: Jaipur
After breakfast, visit Amber fort on elephant back. The fort was completed in 1592 by Raja Man Singh and is a true example of Rajput architecture. Proceed to city palace which has a wonderful collection of Rajput heritage such as weapons, enamel ware, carpets and art items. Then move to the observatory and finally drive past Hawa Mahal. Overnight at hotel.
Day 7: Jaipur - Delhi (265kms / 5Hr)
Breakfast at hotel. In time proceed to Delhi airport to connect flight for onward destination.