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Rajasthan Highlights With Varanasi - 11 Days / 10 Nights

Explore the rich history of the Moghuls as you travel through the heart of the Rajasthan. Starting in historic Delhi, go on to discover the beautiful lake palaces in Udaipur, the impressive fortress-dominated Jodhpur, the marble purity of the Jain Temples at Rankapur and the majesty of the "Pink City" of Jaipur. In Agra, marvel at the perfection of the Taj Mahal that is beyond comparison before finishing in India's holiest city, Varanasi where the veneration of Hindu Gods reaches its pinnacle.

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Itinerary

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Day 1 Arrive Delhi

On arrival we meet and transfer you to the hotel. Balance of day is at leisure. Accommodation at Royal Plaza Hotel, or similar (2 nights)
Accommodation: Royal Plaza Hotel

Day 2 Delhi

Today our tour of both Old and New Delhi includes Jama Masjid- Mosque, Mahatma Gandhi's Cremation Garden, the ancient Qutub Minar, a Sikh Temple plus photo stops at the Red Fort, India Gate, the President's Palace and the Parliament We'll have a vegetarian lunch with an Indian family, and tonight, enjoy a Sound & Light show.
Included Meals: BL

Days 3 & 4 Udaipur

We arrive today by air in Udaipur and head off to have a cooking class and meal with a local family. Afterwards, the balance of the day is at leisure. Next day we visit the City Palace, Jagdish Mandir Temple, the Garden of Maidens and the Pratap Memorial. Later we take a sunset cruise on Lake Pichola, followed by a special dinner at the Rajbagh. Accommodation at Hotel Udai Kothi, or similar (2 nights)
Accommodation: Udai Kothi
Included Meals: 2B,1L,1D

Day 5 Jodhpur

En route to Jodhpur we visit Ranakpur's magnificent Jain Temple complex. Our drive continues after lunch with a stop for tea with a local Bishnoi village family before arriving in Jodhpur. Overnight at Park Plaza Hotel, or similar
Accommodation: Park Plaza Jodhpur
Included Meals: BL

Day 6 Jodhpur/Jaipur

After touring Jodhpur's massive Meherangarh Fort that towers over the city and the cenotaph of the Jodhpur Maharajas we drive on to Jaipur. Accommodation Four Points by Sheraton Hotel, or similar (2 nights)
Accommodation: Four Points by Sheraton Navi Mumbai
Included Meals: B

Day 7 Jaipur

We arrive by elephant and visit the beautiful the Amber Fort. Later, we tour the unique Jantar Mantar Observatory, the City Palace Museum, and Palace of Winds before taking a rickshaw ride through the market.
Included Meals: B

Day 8 Agra

After breakfast, we head to Agra and en route visit Abhaneri to see a step well then visit the abandoned city of Fatehpur Sikri. In Agra we tour Agra Fort and at sunset visit the Taj Mahal. Overnight at Howard Plaza Hotel, or similar. (Please note the Taj Mahal is closed on Fridays and access is restricted)
Accommodation: Howard Plaza Hotel
Included Meals: B

Days 9 & 10 Varanasi

We return early this morning to Delhi and fly to Varanasi. Later, we visit Ramnagar Fort Museum then take a boat to see an Aarti ceremony. Next morning we watch the sun rise from a boat ride on the Ganges, watch Hindus at their devotions and see a few temples. Later we see Sarnath, where Buddha preached his first sermon, the stupas and a museum, and stop at the Benaras Hindu University. Accommodation at Hotel Ramada, or similar. (2 nights)
Accommodation: Ramada Jaipur
Included Meals: B

Day 11 Depart Delhi

After a morning at leisure, fly back to Delhi for your flight home.


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Accommodations


Royal Plaza Hotel

Udai Kothi

Park Plaza Jodhpur

Four Points by Sheraton Navi Mumbai

Howard Plaza Hotel

Ramada Jaipur

Included

- meet & greet on arrival
- round-trip airport transfers
- accommodation as described (or similar)
- river cruise
- ground transportation
- sightseeing as indicated inclusive of entrance
- meals as described by BLD
- local taxes & service charges
- services of professional English-speaking guides

Not Included

- international & domestic airfares (to include or not)
- departure taxes
- most lunches
- optional excursions
- gratuities
- items of a personal nature
- entry visa fee
- travel insurance



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