Day 01 / Arrival Delhi
Arrive Delhi , the capital of kingdoms and empires
is now a sprawling metropolis with a fascinating blend
of the past and the present. It is a perfect introduction
to the composite culture of an ancient land. A window
to the kaleidoscope - that is India.
Meet assist at the airport & transfer to hotel.
Night stay in Delhi.
Day 02 / Delhi- Agra
After breakfast proceed for sightseeing tour of Old
& New Delhi :
OLD DELHI - A sight-seeing
tour of Old Delhi would entail visiting the Raj Ghat
- the memorial site where Mahatma Gandhi was cremated;
Jama Masjid - the largest mosque in India.
NEW DELHI - An extensive
sight-seeing tour of New Delhi would include a visit
to the Humayun's Tomb, the Qutub Minar, a drive along
the ceremonial avenue - Rajpath, past the imposing
India Gate, Parliament House, the President's Residence,
Lotus Temple and would end with a drive through the
Evening drive to Agra & transfer to hotel. Night
stay in Agra.
Day 03 / Agra- Delhi- Departure
After breakfast sightseeing tour of Agra :
TAJ MAHAL - Built by
Shah Jahan, the Taj is a white marble memorial to
his beautiful wife Mumtaz Mahal. This
monument took 22 years to be completed and was designed,
and planned by Persian architect Ustad Isa. Apart
from its stunning design balance and perfect symmetry,
the Taj is also noted particularly for its elegant
domes, intricately carved screens and some of the
best inlay work ever seen.
AGRA FORT - Fort built
in red sandstone with its magnificent palaces, halls
of public and private audience and the beautiful gardens.
This is where Emperor Shah Jahan was kept under house
arrest by his third son Aurangzeb and spent the last
year of his life viewing the Taj Mahal from across
the river Jamuna.
Afternoon drive to Delhi & transfer to airport
to board the onward flight.