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India North Cultural Tour
Duration: 06 Nights / 07 Days
Places Covered: Delhi - Agra- Ranthambhore - Jaipur - Delhi
Day 1: Delhi - Agra
Begin your tour
Welcome to Vardhman's "India North Cultural Tour"!
You will be met in Delhi and transferred to Agra by Vardhman's representative.
Uopn arrival, check into your hotel. Relax for a while and then proceed
on a city tour of Agra-beautiful Romantic city of Taj Mahal.
Day 2: Agra -Fatehpur Sikri/Bharatpur- Ranthambhore
In the morning drive down to Sawai Madhopur, popular for the
Ranthambore Tiger Reserve. Enroute visit Fatehpur Sikri and Bharatpur
Fatehpur Sikri: the abandoned Mughal city of Fatehpur Sikri:built
by Emperor Akbar in 1569, was the old capital of the Mughals, which
was abandoned after 15 years due to scarcity of water. See the graceful
buildings including the Jama Masjid, Tomb of Salim Chisti, Panch
Mahal & other Palaces which are still preserved in its original
BharatPur Wildlife Sanctuary: Originally a duck shooting preserve
of Maharaja Suraj Mull of Bharatpur, the Bharatpur Bird Sanctuary
of Rajasthan was declared a national park in 1982. Later, in 1985,
it was listed as a World Heritage site by Unesco. At present, the
Rajasthan Keoladeo Ghana National Park serves as one of the chief
breeding and feed grounds for the birds around the world. The Bharat
Pur Wildlife Sanctuary, of Rajasthan, houses approximately 300 species
of birds. Amongst them, the most prominent ones are Painted Storks,
Open and Spoon Bills, Egrets, Cormorants, White Ibis, Jacanas, While
Harriers, Fishing Eagles, Pied Kingfisher, etc.
Day 3: Ranthambhore
Ranthambore National Park: One of the best places to witness
the rich wildlife of India. Situated at the junction of the Aravalli
and Vindhya hill range, the park is spread over an area of approximately
400 sq km. As far as the origin of the park is concerned, it was
declared a wildlife sanctuary in 1957. Later, in 1981, it was given
the status of a National Park.The Ranthambhore Wildlife Sanctuary
of India remains open every year from October to Mid June.
Full day game viewing inside the jungle. (Two safaris)
Overnight : Hotel
Day 4: Ranthambhore - Jaipur
After breakfast drive to the beautiful Pink City- Jaipur. Check
into your pre-booked hotel upon arrival. Evening at leisure or visit
Day 5: Jaipur
In the morning after breakfast visit the "Pink City"
so-called because a great deal of the older part is built of pink-colored
stone. Visit the Hawa Mahal (Palace of Wind ), a high and intricately
carved wall behind which women of the court were sequestered while
watching processions. Also see the Observatory and the City Palace,
which houses an excellent collection of Rajasthani costumes, miniatures
and an armory of Rajput weapons.
Day 6: Jaipur - Delhi
On the day 6 of your tour drive back to Delhi. On arrival, check
into your hotel. Relax for a while and then proceed on a half day
city tour of New Delhi.
NEW DELHI - An extensive sight-seeing tour of New Delhi would include
a Visit Qutab Minar, Humayun's tomb, Lakshminarayan Temple, a modern
Hindu Temple, Parliament House, Government Secretarial Building
and Connaught place, the shopping centre of New Delhi.
Day 7: Delhi Departure
Proceed for a Halfday tour of Old Delhi after breakfast.
OLD DELHI - Visit Red Fort, built in 1648 by Mughal Emperor Shahjehan,
Jama Masjid, one of the largest Mosque of India, Raj Ghat and Shanti
Vana, the cremation sites of Mahatama Gandhi and Jawaharlal Nehru.
Also drive past Chandni Chowk, shopping centre of Old Delhi. Enjoy
the cycle rickshaw ride from Jama Masjid to Chandni Chowk.
Later in the evening transfer to Delhi International airport to
board the flight for your onward journey to back home with sweet
and unforgettable memories of your "India North Cultural Tour"
escorted by Vardhman Vacations.
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