Delhi Agra Jaipur tour takes you to a journey on three heritage cities of North India. Explore more on Delhi Agra Jaipur tour package.
Delhi Agra Jaipur Tour
Destinations Covered: Delhi - Agra - Jaipur
Delhi Agra Jaipur Tour Duration: 06 Nights / 07 Days
Delhi Agra Jaipur Tour - Delhi, Agra and Jaipur are heritage-rich cities lying within driving distance of each other. While Delhi and Agra are obviously very "Mughal" with arched or domed structures surfacing abruptly amidst the modern structures, Jaipur's stately forts and mansions tell the story of the brave Rajputs. These cities are great places to shop around for handicrafts as well - innovative, colorful and inexpensive, there's an amazing range to choose from.
Day 01: Arrival at Delhi
You are met at the airport and escorted to your hotel.
Relax and spend the night at the hotel.
Day 02: Delhi
After an early breakfast proceed for a day long tour of Delhi.
Designed by Lutyens before India's independence in 1947, the heart of New Delhi showcases its multicultural character. Connaught Place carries the legacy of the British, and the fairly prominent presence of the Tibetans. There are the state emporia to explore for handicrafts from every corner of the country and the flea markets at Janpath for great bargains. Dilli Haat is an enchanting little handicrafts village with representatives from all over India - do give it a dekko.
As you move towards the walled city, the treasures of the Mughal era unfold. Within the walls of the Red Fort, Jama Masjid and scores of Mughal monuments along the busy streets in north Delhi, and the Qutab Minar and Humayun's Tomb in south Delhi, the aura of the Mughals lies intact. Experience it at the sound and light show at the Red Fort in the evening.
As India's capital, it houses the offices and residences of the government - the Rashtrapati Bhavan and the Parliament are landmark monuments you won't miss as you traverse the city.
Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 03: Delhi - Agra
After breakfast, you are driven to Agra, 200 km.
En route, see the massive red sandstone and marble tomb of the Mughal Emperor Akbar at Sikandra. The tomb showcases a unique blend of Hindu and Islamic architectural styles.
On arrival in Agra, check into hotel.
You may spend the rest of the day relaxing or shopping.
Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 04: Agra
After breakfast our representative will escort you from the hotel for a full day sight seeing tour of Agra.
Agra houses one of the Seven Wonders of the World, the Taj Mahal built by the Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his beloved wife, Mumtaz Mahal. As the first capital of the Mughals, it has a number of monuments such as the Pearl Mosque and the tomb of It-mad-ud-Daulah enclosed within its boundary walls, collectively known as the Agra Fort.
Overnight stay in Agra.
Day 05: Agra - Jaipur
After breakfast, prepare for a drive to Jaipur, the Pink City, 220 km.
En route, halt at Fatehpur Sikri, 20 km from Agra
Fatehpur Sikri was Akbar's capital for a few years before being abandoned for lack of water. This aesthetically laid out city is a World Heritage site and has some impressive monuments like the Panch Mahal (Palace of Five Storeys), the Buland Darwaza and Dargah of Sheikh Salim Chisti.
On arrival in Jaipur, check in at the hotel and proceed for a sight seeing tour.
The capital of the state of Rajasthan, it has some magnificent structures which include the Hawa Mahal, the observatory at Jantar Mantar, the City Palace and the Amber Fort.
Overnight stay in Jaipur.
Day 06: Jaipur
After breakfast, proceed on a sightseeing-cum-shopping tour and cover sights that were not covered the previous day.
Take an elephant ride up to the Amber fort which encloses the Diwani-i-Am, Kali Temple and Jai Mandir along with magnificent marble palaces and gardens.
Relax in the afternoon or shop around for garments, jewellery and handicrafts In the evening, visit Chokhi Dhani for some great food and entertainment which showcases Rajasthan's vibrant culture.
Return to hotel for overnight stay.
Day 07: Jaipur - Delhi
After an early breakfast, you are driven back to Delhi, 258 km.