Day 01 : Arrive Delhi
Arrive Delhi airport
Our company representative will meet and assit you at the airport
Later transfer to prebooked hotel (for immediate occupency)
Day 02 : Delhi sightseeing
Breakfast at the hotel
sightseeing Delhi : India’s capital & a major gateway to the country, contemporary Delhi is a bustling metropolis which successfully combines in its fold the ancient & the modern. Its strategic location was one of the prime reasons why successive dynasties chose it as their seat of power. New Delhi also reflects the legacy the British left behind . The division between New & Old Delhi is the distinction between the capitals of the British & the Moghuls respectively. So, wherever the visitor goes, he will invariably confront the citys’ past.
AM :Sightseeing of Old Delhi including
Red Fort: The red stone walls of the fort extend from 2kms and vary in height from 18m on the riverside to 33m on the city side. The hall of public audiences, the hall of private audiences, the royal baths and Moti Masjid built by Aurangzeb for himself are important part of the immense fort.
Jama Masjid: It is the largest mosque in India and the final architectural extravagance of Shanjahan.
Raj Gath: The memorial of Mahatma Gandhi where he was cremated after his assassination.Lunch at the hotel / Local restaurant.
PM : Sightseeing of New Delhi starts from Lotus Temple- Bahai House of Worship, a white marble building built in great architechture with the fusion of old & new styles. It is a very peaceful place surrounded by nice graden;
Qutab Minar: The building complex dates back to the onset of Muslim rule in India and are fine examples of Afghan architecture.
Humayun’s Tomb : Built by wife of Humayun, the second Mughal king. It is an early example of Mughal architecture. India Gate: The 42m high stone "Arch of Triumph", erected in the memory of Indian soldiers who died in the First World War; Drive through Rajpath "Kingsway" a VVIP area of Delhi including Rashtrapati Bhawan.
Laxmi Narayan Temple: Garishly colored modern temple is erected by the industrialist Birla. This temple is dedicated to Laxmi - the goddess of wealth and Narayan - Lord Vishnu, husband of Laxmi.
Overnight at the hotel.
Day 03 : Delhi - Jaipur (260 kms/4-5 hours)
Breakfast at hotel
Morning drive to Jaipur : The capital city of the state of Rajasthan also know as "Pink City" owes its name, its foundation and planning to the great warrior astronomer Maharaja Jai Singh II. The city of Jaipur has broad avenues. The city sits on a dry lake bed in a wild and somewhat arid landscape, surrounded by barren hills surmounted by fortresses and crenellated walls.
On arrival check in to hotel for overnight stay. Rest of the day at leisure.
Day 04 : Jaipur
Breakfast at hotel
After breakfast, excursion to Amber Fort enroute witness the façade of Hawa Mahal or the Palace of Winds which was built in 1799. Amber Fort - The ancient capital of the state until 1727 when Jai Singh decided to move from his hillside fortress at Amber to new site on the plains. The construction of this fort began in 1592 by Raja Man Singh, the Rajput commander of Akbar’s army. The fort is a superb example of Rajput architecture, stunningly situated on a hillside and overlooking a lake which reflects its terraces and ramparts. Visit the Jagmandir or the hall of victory glittering with mirrors, Jal Mahal & temple of Kali. Ascend on elephant back, the hill, on which the fort is situated.
Enjoy Elephant ride at Amber Fort (upto the hills).
PM : City tour of Jaipur. Visit the Jantar Mantar – the observatory built by Jai Singh in 1728; the City Palacewhich is a blend of Rajasthani and Mughal architecture. It also has a museum with an extensive collection of art, carpets, paintings, enamel ware and weapons dating back to the 15th century.
Day 05 : Jaipur - Fatehpur Sikri - Agra (appx 260 kms)
Morning, after breakfast leave for Agra. Enroute visit 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 glory.
Continue drive to Agra. Arrive Agra in the evening and check-in at pre-booked hotel for overnight stay.
Day 06 : In Agra
At the time of sunrise visit Taj Mahal, which was constructed by Shah Jahan in memory of his wife Mumtaz Mahal. Construction of the Taj began in 1631 and was not completed until 1653.
Later start sightseeig of Agra city including visit to Agra fort, which was built by Emperor Akbar in 1565, and additions were made up until the time of his grandson, Shah Jahan. It contains the hall of public and private audiences amongst many other beautiful structures; Itmad-ud-daulah, which was constructed by Nur Jahan between 1622 and 1628 and is very similar to the tomb she constructed for her husband, Jehangir, near Lahore in Pakistan.
Evening visit world famous Marble Workshops and Mughal Handicraft Centers in Agra. Overnight at the hotel
Day 07 : Agra - Delhi (by road 210 kms/4-5 hours) and Delhi - Mumbai (by air)
Breakfast at the hotel
Morning drive to Delhi airport to check in flight for Mumbai
Arrive Mumbai and trasfer to hotel for overnight stay
Day 08 : Mumbai sightseeing
Breakfast at hotel
Morning start sightseeig of Mumbai including Gateway of India, the majestic arch of triumph on the shore of Mumbai's harbour commemorates the visit of King George V in 1911. It is an exaggerated colonial marker, designed by George Wittet to symbolise the enduring nature of British rule. Prince of Wales Museum, built to commemorate King George V's first visit to India in 1905, while he was still the Prince of Wales. Designed by George Wittet in grand Indo-Saracenic style, it stands in an ornamental garden and boasts a galleried central hall topped by a huge dome. Jehangir Art Gallery, is city's principal exhibition space, which rents its two galleries to contemporary Indian artists. Visitors will find artists exhibiting their own works, making them very accessible. St Thomas Cathedral, the oldest English building standing in Mumbai. Freshly painted in a creamy yellow hue, it stands in sharp relief to the surrounding brown stones. Victoria Terminus Train Station, city's most exuberant Gothic building looks more like a lavishly decorated palace or cathedral than a transportation depot. Haji Ali Mosque, situated at the end of a long causeway jutting into the Arabian Sea, with a whitewashed, fairy-tale mosque containing the tomb of Muslim saint, Haji Ali.
Overnight at hotel
Optional excursion to Elephanta Island, declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site, the magnificent rock-cut cave temples on Elephanta Island are Mumbai's major attraction. Boats are available from Gateway of India, and the voyage of nine kilometres takes about 45 minutes.
Day 09 : Mumbai Bollywood tour
Morning breakfast at hotel
Later start full day Bollywood Tourism Package which is split into two sessions.
1st Session: Bollywood Drome
Immerse yourself in the world of your favourite movies.
A specially created studio called BollywooDrome has been designed for the tour - with sets created to recreate memorable Hindi movie scenes.
It will be an interactive and participative session with performers, directors and technicians from Bollywood who will enact scenes from movies for the visitors, along with a question and answer session.
Action sequences - film technicians demonstrate how stunts and fight scenes are executed and finally how it appears on the screen
Dance sequences - choreographers recreate the dance magic of movies with a demonstration on how it is done.
Scenes from movies - performers with a director will enact scenes and demonstrate techniques.
Q & A sessions - visitors can ask questions and get answered by the panel of technician.
Interval : Lunch at BollywooDrome in the style of a unit lunch.
2nd Session: On the sets
An intimate exposure to the behind-the-scenes activities of a movie or a teleserial. Get an inside look at the sets and what goes into the making of movies. Or get to watch capable technicians work on a movie at a post production studio. Watch a likely hit of tomorrow being shot and get a feel of the movie and the television industry. Night stay in Mumbai.
Day 10 : Mumbai Departure
Transfer to international airport for flight back home