Day 1: Arrive Delhi Day 2: Delhi Day 3: Delhi - Agra (By Super Fast Train) Day 4: Agra - Gwalior (By Drive of 2.5 hours) Day 5: Gwalior Day 6: Gwalior - Jhansi (By Super Fast Train) - Orchha - Khajuraho (By 4 hours Drive) Day 7: Khajuraho Day 8: Khajuraho - Delhi (By Flight) & Depart
Greetings and welcome at Delhi airport followed by transfer to your hotel. Overnight stay is in New Delhi
Today tour Old Delhi, drive past Red Fort and explore Jama Masjid India's largest mosque. Also enjoy a rickshaw ride through the main streets of silver street Chandni Chowk. Chandni Chowk has mishmash shops, temples, mosques and craftsmen's workshops. Then drive to New Delhi for visiting famous India Gate and the splendid Lutyens architecture of the government offices. End the day with a visit to Qutab Minar, tallest brick minaret in the world, completed in 1368, and Humayun Tomb of the second Mughal Emperor. Overnight stay is in New Delhi Taj & Khajuraho Tour Map
Delhi - Agra (By Super Fast Train)
Board Shatabdi Express early this morning to reach Agra, one time was one of the richest of India's princely states. On arrival, transfer to your hotel. Visit two of India's most stunning buildings, the imposing sandstone structure of Agra Fort and the glorious marble grandeur of the Taj Mahal, said to symbolize the era of Moghul architecture.Agra Fort is copiously blessed with an alluring assortment of palaces and mosques, even as the marble magnificence of the Taj Mahal needs no introduction.Erected by Shah Jahan to honour the reminiscence of his wife, Mumtaz, Taj is one of the world's most iconic buildings, took over 20 years to build.Afterwards follow the heritage trail in Agra. Visit a little of the lesser known river face monument for instance Rambagh, a garden built by the first Mughal Babar, Chini Ka Rauza, a rare relic of Persian architecture, the Itimad-ud-Daulah, or "Baby Taj" and the Gyarah Sidi (11 Steps) that helped the early Mughals study star assemblage. Your heritage trail trip brings amazing behind the scenes of life and times aching in the shadows of the Taj Mahal.Walking all along a narrow bridle path all the way through agricultural fields takes you to very old village of Kachhpura. There is an occasion to see village life away from the tourist trail and visit a youth programme where young girls paint sanjhi art. The track ends at Mehtab Bagh from where you can witness the sunset over the Taj Mahal.
Agra - Gwalior (By Drive of 2.5 hours)
The morning is at leisure. A sunrise visit to the Taj Mahal can be locally arranged or you can visit on your own accord. Afterwards in the afternoon you will be driven away to Gwalior, which was once one of the wealthiest of India's princely states. Night stay is in Gwalior.
This morning take a tour of Gwalior, exploring its dominating fort and the luxurious splendor of Jai Vilas Palace. (Closed on Gwalior Fort In Taj & Khajuraho TourWednesdays). The afternoon is at leisure. In the evening optionally enjoy return to Gwalior Fort to see a "Sound and Light show".
Gwalior - Jhansi (By Super Fast Train) - Orchha - Khajuraho (By 4 hours Drive)
This morning take Shatabdi Express train to Jhansi. On arrival at Jhansi station drive to Orchha which was once the capital of Bundela kings of 16th & 17th centuries. Use up your time visiting some of its majestic monuments. The city is abode to the fantastic Fort Palace, which includes the Jehangir Mahal and the fabulous religious frescoes of the Raj Mahal. From here prolong to by road to Khajuraho for a 2 night stay in Khajurhao Hotel
In the morning enjoy a sightseeing tour of its extraordinary medieval temples, polished with some of the most superb sculptures in the country. Khajuraho is rightly well thought-out to be one of India's most fascinating sites, abode to a number of Chandela Dynasty buildings that symbolize some of the best temple architecture anywhere on earth. Filled with erotic similes and masterful carvings, each of the temples is dedicated to a different divinity, with the two most famous being devoted to Shiva and Vishnu.The afternoon is at leisure. Enjoy an opportunity to see a "Sound and Light show" which happens every evening (entrance fee paid locally Hotel
Khajuraho - Delhi (By Flight) & Depart
Morning is at leisure. In time you will be transferred to Khajuraho Airport to board the flight for Delhi. On arrival at Delhi Airport you will be transferred to International airport to board the flight for onwards journey.