Student tour of North India Tour
Duration:- 9 Nights - 10 Days
Destinations Covered:- Delhi > Jaipur > Agra > Varanasi > Orchha > Khajuraho > Delhi
Day 1: Arrive Delhi
Arrive at Delhi airport. You will be met by representative of Student tour of North India. Check into a hotel confirmed for your overnight accommodation as designed under this Student tour of North India from Delhi. After having a shower you will be given an outline on your Student tour of North India which commences next day in the morning.
Day 2: DELHI / JAIPUR
Enjoy a leisurely breakfast and meet with your Student tour of North India representative who will give you travel kit. Visit Jama Masjid, - the largest mosque in India. Drive past the magnificent Red Fort, built on the banks of River Yamuna by the Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan. Continue to New Delhi, city created to reflect the might of the British Empire, visit 12th century Qutab Minar - gracefully hand-carved for its entire height of 234 feet. Explore tomb of emperor Humayun - a predecessor of the Mughal style of architecture. After lunch drive to Jaipur for your overnight stay.
Day 3: JAIPUR
On your third day of Student tour of North India trip explore Amber fort and experience the Elephant ride to visit Amber Palace. Later mark Observatory (Jantar Mantar) which is one of the biggest observatories Continue your visit to Jaipur City Palace which is famous for Rajasthani style and architecture. Later exit from City Palace and have a photo shoot stop at Hawa Mahal (Palace of Winds). Return back to your hotel for your overnight stay.
Day 4: Jaipur / Agra (By drive 265 km / 4.5 hours drive)
In the morning drive to Jaipur. On the way visit Fatehpur Sikri - This magnificent fort palace had to be deserted after just 15 years of habitation due to lack of drinkable water. Drive your vehicle to Agra and on arrival visit Agra Fort. This fort was constructed by Emperor Akbar in 1565. The high red stone monument stretches for around 2 1/2 km. The palace is a famous for its smooth combination of Hindu and central Asian architectural style. Also visit Itmad / Ul / Daulatabad, a replica of Taj Mahal. Spend your night in Agra.
Day 5: Agra / Varanasi (by overnight train) 2130 / 1030 +01
At the break of dawn of Student tour of North India visit the magnificent Taj Mahal at sunrise (closed on Fridays). Constructed by Emperor Shah Jahan in reminiscence to his beloved wife Mumtaz Mahal, this is the definitive tribute to love ever transliterate in structural design. Later board your train for Jhansi. On arrival at Jhansi you will be transferrd to Orccha for your overnight stay.
Day 6: Orchha / Khajuraho
In the morning enjoy rafting in river Betwa (Subject to water level in river Betwa). Later explore Orchha. Afterwards drive to Khajuraho to visit famous architectural temples in the world. In the evening enjoy light and sound show of Khajuraho. Spend your night in Khajuraho.
Day 7: Khajuraho / Satna = Varanasi ( By overnight train 2120 / 0510 +01)
On day 7 of Student tour of North India visit architectural and erotic temples of Khajuraho. You will find wonderful amazing artifacts and sculptures in the temples of Khajuraho. In the evening drive to Satna to board overnight train for Varanasi. Overnight on board.
Day 8: Arrive Varanasi
On your arrival at Varanasi Railway station meet and greet and will be transferred to your hotel. Varanasi tourism gives you highlight of the ancient living towns of the earth with its history dating back to about 3500 hundred years. After breakfast have an Varanasi excursion tour of Sarnath (closed on Fridays), which is a small Buddhist town 10 km away from Varanasi City. Visit Archeological museum, Mahabodhi Buddha Temple and stroll in the deer park, where Buddha meditated. In the evening, see the evening Aarti of the holy river Ganges at Dasaswamedh Ghat. The big oil lamps burn and shine to worship mother Ganges and it is a very exclusive sight. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 9: Varanasi /DELHI (Overnight train) 1830 / 0730 +01
On day 9 of Student tour of North India visit Varanasi by taking an early morning boat ride on the holy river Ganges to view the morning rituals of the Hindu communities. Later tour Varanasi with drive past the beautiful Tulsi Manas temple and take a stride down Vishwanathji Ki Gali. In the evening board your train for Varanasi Delhi. Overnight on board.
Day 10: ARRIVE DELHI & Depart
Arrive at Delhi railway station and you will be transferred to Delhi International airport to board the flight for onwards journey. Tour concludes with happy memories of Student tour of North India.