Fatehpur Sikri Buland Darwaza and Hyuman TombSt. John
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Assam KazirangaFatehpur Sikri Buland DarwazaFatehpur Sikri Panch MahalHyumantombJama MasjidMandawQutab MinarSt. JohnSudhanyakhaliThe Tomb of Saint Sheikh Salim Chishti

Classical India with Sunderban wildlife

Day 01: Arrival at Delhi
On your arrival at Delhi international airport a grand welcome by our representative and you will then move to hotel. In morning,, you will set out for a full day guided sightseeing tour of Delhi. Qutub Minar, one of the world’s heritage site, built by Qutub-ud-Din Aibek in 1199 and visit India Gate (War Memorial Arch). Humayun's Tomb, this red sand stone structure is considered to be the predecessor of Taj Mahal. A visit to Rashtrapati Bhawan, Connaught Place and Birla Temple. The Jama Masjid one of the Architectural gift given by Shah Jahan, is one of the largest mosques not only in Delhi but in India. Chandni Chowk - One of the main markets of Delhi. In afternoon, a visit to Raj Ghat – Mahatma Gandhi Memorial. Overnight stay in Delhi.

Day 02: Delhi / Mandawa (258 Km / 04 hr)
In morning, after breakfast drive to Mandawa. On arrival, check in at hotel. Mandawa is also known as Rajasthan's 'open art gallery', as the entire region is adorned with artistically painted havelis, mansions and homes. Some of the popular havelis that have become important tourist destinations are the Ladia haveli, the Chokhan haveli, the Binsidhar haveli, the Gulab Rai haveli and the Newatia haveli. Overnight stay in Mandawa.

Day 03: Mandawa / Jaipur  
In morning, after breakfast drive to Jaipur. On arrival, check in at Hotel. Jaipur - the first planned city of India, located in the desert lands of Rajasthan. The city that once had been the capital of the royalty, now serves as the capital city of Rajasthan. The very structure of Jaipur resembles the taste of the Rajputs and the Royal family. In the present date, Jaipur is the major business centre for the natives of Rajasthan with all requisites of a metropolitan city. The city of Jaipur, painted in pink, grasp the appreciation of every visitor. One can see that hoary charm still alive in the avenues of Jaipur. Overnight stay in Jaipur.

Day 04: Jaipur      
In morning, after breakfast take an excursion tour of Amber Fort, which is the classic romantic Rajasthani fort palace. An elephant will spare you the trouble of reaching up to the fortress. Once on top, stroll through the sprawling complex of courtyards and halls. Many of the rooms have delightful wall paintings, with precious stones and mirrors inlaid in the walls. Most fascinating, perhaps, is the Sheesh Mahal (hall of mirrors) where a single lamplight is reflected in the many mirrors, lighting up the room. Also visit Jal Mahal.
In the afternoon visit City Palace –a delightful blend of Mughal and traditional Rajasthani architecture, Jantar Mantar, is the largest and the best preserved of the five observatories built by Jai Singh II in different parts of the country. This observatory consisting of outsized astronomical instruments is still in use; visit to Hawa Mahal, the ornamental facade of this "Palace of Winds" is a prominent landmark in Jaipur. Their five-storey structures of sandstone plastered pink encrusted with fine Trelliswork and elaborate balconies. Overnight stay in Jaipur.

Day 05: Jaipur / Garh Himmat Singh
In morning, after breakfast drive to Garh Himmatsingh - on the edge of the State Rajasthan from the Eastern side visit an off beaten trek, where you will experience the real Indian lifestyle and also experience the rural interaction with the villagers. Overnight stay in GHS.

Day 06: GHS/Agra via Fatehpur Sikri
In morning, after breakfast at GHS, drive to Agra, en-route visit Fatehpur Sikri - Home to Diwan-i-Am, Diwan-i-Khas, Panch Mahal, Buland Darwaza and the tomb of Saint Sheikh Salim Chishti, and the Jama Masjid. upon arrival chech-in at Hotel. Evening is at your leisure. Overnight stay in Agra.

Day 07: Agra / Varanasi (Overnight Train)
In morning, after breakfast then proceed for guided sightseeing of Agra covering Agra Fort, Built by the great Emperor Akbar in 1565 A.D, is a master piece of design with beautiful mosques and palaces, visit Taj Mahal, blushing in the rosy glow of dawn.
Taj Mahal - (Taj remains closed on Friday) renowned for its spectacular architecture, seven wonders of the world and built by Shah Jahan for his lady love Queen Mumtaz Mahal in 1632. Later transfer to railway station to board an overnight train for Varanasi. Overnight Train for Varanasi.

Day 08: Varanasi
In morning, upon arrival in Varanasi, transfer to hotel. Varanasi, situated on the banks of the holy river Ganges, is the spiritual heart of India. It is one of the oldest living cities in the world. Glorified by myth and legend and sanctified by religion, Varanasi draws pilgrims and spiritual seekers. After brief refreshment set out for an excursion tour of Sarnath. Lord Buddha gave his first sermon at Sarnath. Sightseeing at Sarnath covers the Buddhist temple, Dhamekha Stupa, Chaukhandi stupa and the archaeological museum. Evening attend the popular ceremony {event} maha aarti, which is conducted here daily at 0700 pm and is one of Varanasi's prime tourist attractions. Over night stay in Varanasi.

Day 09: Varanasi
Early morning enjoy boat ride on the Holy Ganges. Later after breakfast commence a temple tour of the city. Visit the Vishwanath temple, one of India’s most important Shaivite shrines. The original temple is said to have been over 1000 years old. The Gyan Vapi tank enclosed in a hall is said to contain the original shivalingam. Pilgrims offer prayers here before embarking on the Panchatirtha. Next to the Vishwanath temple is the Annapurna temple, built in the 18th century by Peshwa Baji Rao I. The idol of Annapurna Bhavani (the provider of food), a benevolent form of Shakti is made in solid gold and carries a cooking pot. There is also a striking silver-faced image of Shani (Saturn) within the temple. Shani is feared for his destructive powers and is worshipped to prevent any ill from befalling the devout. The Bharat Mata temple north-west of Godaulia is a modern shrine, inaugurated by Mahatma Gandhi. It has a huge relief map of the Indian sub-continent showing all its rivers, mountains and pilgrimages. The 19th century Durga temple 4 kms from Godaulia is also popularly known as the ‘monkey temple’ because of an overwhelming simian presence. The idol of Durga, a manifestation of Shakti is dressed in red and rides a tiger with the trident, the discus and a sword in her hands. The temple courtyard has a forked stake for sacrificing goats, and non-Hindus are allowed only up to this point. Evening enjoy a walk through Varanasi market. Over night stay in Varanasi.

DAY 10: Varanasi / Kolkata by flight
In morning, after breakfast you will be transferred to Varanasi airport to board in flight for Kolkata, Upon arrival transfer from Airport to hotel and later leave for the visit of  Victoria Memorial.  It is a massive domed building of white marble from Rajasthan.  It was inaugurated in 1921 by the Prince of Wales (later, briefly, Edward VIII).  It houses a collection of Victoria memorabilia and also history related objects and documents on Bengal. In the park in which the memorial stands are statues of Queen Victoria, Lord Curzon and other figures of the Raj.  Here, on weekends, people picnic, families meet for matchmaking, and transiting pilgrims bring flowers to the statue of “Maharani Victoria” and finally Missionaries of Charity. This is where Mother Teresa lies in peace; there is a photo gallery on the works and life of Mother Teresa. Mother Teresa House on Thursday remains closed. Overnight stay at Hotel.

Day 11: Kolkata
In morning, after breakfast leave for the sight seeing of kolkata city, this sprawling city begins with the Howrah Bridge; this bridge is built on river Hooghly and connects the city of Kolkata with the industrial town of Howrah. After which you are taken to the daily flower market to see the normal life of the common man with the different colors of flower. We now drive pass the Dalhousie Square where we see the Writers Building (State Secretariat), Raj Bhawan (Governor House), General Post Office Building, Kolkata High Court, Kolkata Town Hall and the St. John's Church. We than move to the Botanical Gardens situated on the west bank of river Hooghly covering an area of 273 acres. The main attraction of the botanical gardens is the giant size banyan tree that is said to have the second largest canopy in the world. Over here, you can find a plethora of beautiful orchids and other colorful flowers. Botanical Gardens and Victoria Memorial remains closed on Monday. Overnight stay in Kolkata.

Day 12: Kolkata / Gothkhali (120 Km / 4 hr)
In morning, after breakfast drive to Gothkhali by surface and by boat for Dayapur. After lunch by boat to Sajnekhali Tiger Project area for view of wild life, museum and watch tower.  Evening dinner, bone fire and local folk music. Overnight stay in West Tourist Lodge .

Day 13:  Sajnekhali
In morning, after breakfast at Lodge then visit Sudhanyakhali watch tower and cruise through the creeks and around the cluster of Sunderban Islands. Overnight stay in West Bengal Tourist Lodge.

Day 14:  Kolkata
After Breakfast depart for Gothkhali by boat with Packed Lunch. On arrival board vehicle for Kolkata. On arrival, check in at Hotel. Evening is at your leisure. Overnight stay in Kolkata.

Day 15: Kolkata / Delhi by flight
In after the brekfast transfer to airport to board a flight for Delhi. Upon arrival you will be transfered  to IGI Airport for Departure.

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