Duration of Varanasi Ganges Tour: 11 Nights / 12 Days
Places to Visit during Varanasi Ganges Tour: Delhi – Jaipur – Agra – Khajuraho – Varanasi – Delhi
Day 01: New Delhi: Welcome in India. Evening sound and light show at Red Fort.
Day 02: New Delhi: Daylong sightseeing of Old Delhi (Shahajahanabad) and Lutyen’s Delhi (New Delhi). Evening free to shop around busy Connaught Place.
Day 03: Jaipur: Drive to Jaipur with lunch at Neemrana Fort Palace on the way. Evening walk in the Pink City to shop in its colorful bazaars.
Day 04: Jaipur: Day sightseeing of the City Palace Complex and Amber Fort. Here you may enjoy the elephant ride. Visit to a farmhouse for local Rajasthani dinner.
Day 05: Jaipur: Morning walking tour of some interesting streets and squares of the Pink City to catch glimpses of the habitual patterns of its people which even includes attending heart-rending prayers at Sri Govind Devji temple. Day optional tour to Sanganer town (for block printing factories) or a lunch at Samode Palace. Sunset view of Jaipur from imposing Nahargarh fort.
Day 06: Agra:Visit the well-preserved capital of Akbar- Fatehpur Sikri on the way. At Agra visit the incomparable Taj Mahal and Agra Fort.
Day 07: Khajuraho: Board the train to Jhansi. On arrival drive to Khajuraho visiting Orcha temples. Rest of the time free to relax.
Day 08: Khajuraho: Morning tour to another group of outstanding temples. Optional trip to Raneh falls.
Day 09: Varanasi: Reach by flight. Walking tour of a few Ghats and narrow backlanes to feel the pulse of this most sacred city of India.
Day10: Varanasi: Early morning boat ride on river Ganges to witness holy rituals on Ghats. A very spiritual experience! Day tour to Sarnath where Buddha delivered his first sermon.
Day 11: New Delhi: Take the flight back to Delhi. On arrival transfer to hotel. Evening free to visit one of the many cultural centers of New Delhi.
Day12: Departure: Transfer to airport at appropriate departure time for onward journey.