Day 1: Arrive Delhi
Arrive in Delhi where you will be met by one of our local representative and your private driver. After check-in, depending on the time, you may have the afternoon at leisure
Day 2: Delhi
Explore the contrasts of Old and New Delhi on a private guided tour. This includes the enormous Jama Masjid from which you can walk through the bazaars including spice market and narrow streets - a great way to absorb the sights and sounds of Old Delhi. See the monumental buildings set along wide boulevards of Lutyens' New Delhi, including India Gate and the Rashtrapati Bhavan. Also visit the Mughal Humayun Tomb and Qutub Minar - Delhi's famous tower. At the end of the tour you will return to the hotel
Day 3: Delhi â€“ Agra
You will be met by one of our representative who will assist you with the check-out formalities. You will then start your trail to Agra, the next stop on your Golden Triangle tour package. The drive from Delhi to Agra will be via the new Express way, one of Indiaâ€™s finest highways.
Agra is situated on the bank of Yamuna River. It is the dwelling place to Indiaâ€™s famous monument, the Taj Mahal. Agra was the capital of Mughal Empire in the 16th & 17th centuries.
In the afternoon, private guided sightseeing of the impressive Red Fort. Visit Taj Mahal during sunset.
Day 4: Agra â€“ Ranthambhore
An early start to visit the abandoned city of Fatehpur Sikri, before catching the train to Sawai Madhopur - a journey of just over two hours. This is the nearest station to Ranthambhore National Park - your location for the next two nights.
Day 5: Ranthambhore
Head into Ranthambhore Park twice to enjoy game drives through the rugged terrain which is home to lots of wildlife, including the tiger. Your game drives are early in the morning and then early evening, when temperatures are at their coolest, and animals at their most active
Day 6: Ranthambhore â€“ Jaipur
After breakfast drive to the Pink City of Jaipur which will take around four hours. On arrival, check in at your hotel
Evening experience bazaars, crafts & cuisine tour. Jaipur offers a dazzling immersion into the riches of traditional India. Since its foundation in 1727, royal family and nobles of Jaipur had been patronizing various craftsmen and artisans in Pink City. Many of these traditions continue to this day, making the modern day Jaipur a favorable destination to witness Indiaâ€™s rich Art & Craft. Traditional methods are still used to produce valuable and highly prized items.
On this fascinating evening walking tour mingle and talk with locals whilst sampling some of the regions culinary delights; try Samosa Kachori, Kulfi and Lassi. Sample sweets from some of the cityâ€™s most popular Mithai Walaâ€™s. Observe local artisans like Silversmiths, Bangle makers, at work. Meet a local family and experience Indian hospitality. Itâ€™s a great way to explore Jaipur like locals do and learn about rich art traditions of this fascinating city.
Day 7: Jaipur
Gain an insight into the fascinating city of Jaipur today on a private guided tour. Explore Palace of Winds, the incredible Amber Fort, the Royal Observatory and the City Palace Museum. Back at the hotel
Day 8: Jaipur â€“ Delhi
Today drive back to Delhi, a journey of approximately five to six hours. The rest of the day is at your leisure; enjoy using the facilities of your airport hotel. Although lacking charm or history, an airport hotel is convenient and comfortable, and means you can avoid the bulk of Delhi's traffic
Day 9: Depart Delhi
You will be transferred to International airport to fly back