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Taste of India - Gold Accommodation

Small group tour
8 days - From US$3406* PP

The dazzling colors, history and culture of India’s renowned Golden Triangle await you on this introductory journey. Experience the highlights of this intoxicating land and India’s celebrated diversity. Witness grand monuments in lively New Delhi, and tour the vibrant Old Delhi market streets. The Taj Mahal takes your breath away as it basks in the soft, sunlit dawn. Venture through Ranthambore National Park on a jeep safari and discover the essence of Rajasthan in Jaipur.

Inclusions

  • 7 nights hotel accommodation
  • breakfast daily
  • 3 dinners
  • transport in air-conditioned vehicles
  • small group touring
  • entrance fees (camera fees not included)
  • Western tour leader based on a minimum of 7 travelers
  • local English-speaking guides
  • return transfers.

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Start

DECEMBER 24th
(Sunday)

End

DECEMBER 31st
(Sunday)

Per person from:

US$3406*

Single supplement:
US$1493*
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Small Group Tour Itinerary

DAYS 1-2: DELHI
Arrive in Delhi and transfer to your hotel. Explore Old Delhi's fascinating sites, starting with a tour of Humayan's Tomb, then passing the Red Fort to the trading lanes off Chandni Chowk, explored by rickshaw. From the Jama Masjid take a fascinating walk seeing traditional Delhi food vendors in action. After lunch visit a welcoming Sikh temple.

Hotel: The Imperial

DAYS 3-4: AGRA & TAJ MAHAL
Drive to Agra and visit its great Moghul fort with glimpses down the Yamuna River to the distant Taj Mahal. Witness the majestic sight of the Taj Mahal at dawn, before the drive to Ranthambore National Park.

Hotel: The Gateway Hotel Fatehabad Road
Hotel: Vivanta by Taj Sawai Madhopur Lodge

DAY 5: RANTHAMBORE NATIONAL PARK
Enter the national park for the first of two safaris. While the most sought-after prize is the Bengal Tiger, there is much more on offer with sambar and chital deer, huge crocodiles, jackal and hyena, leopards, monkeys and colorful birdlife. Stop for chai at a women's co-operative.

Hotel: Vivanta by Taj Sawai Madhopur Lodge

DAYS 6-8: JAIPUR
Drive to Jaipur and visit the royal observatory. Spend some free time exploring or perhaps see a Bollywood movie. Experience timeless India at a traditional milk market, and enjoy chai at a local shop. Stop for photos at the ornate Hawa Mahal, before climbing by jeep along ancient lanes to the dramatic Amber Fort. Later join a local family for dinner in their old city haveli. On your last day, enjoy some free time before your departure transfer.

Hotel: Jai Mahal Palace

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