Home | See all 33 India itineraries
Heartland of Rajasthan and Taj Mahal
Guided
Delhi - Agra - Jaipur - Jodhpur - Udaipur
Share |
9 Nights from $2,847 w/air, hotel & air taxes*
This sample price includes ALL air taxes & fuel surcharges: priced within the past 7 days for arrival on Friday, November 28, 2014, departure from Los Angeles Intl, CA. Choose your own departure city and dates.
This 9 night sample itinerary includes:
  International round-trip airfare
  Round Trip Flight To Delhi
  Accommodation on twin sharing basis
  Chauffeured air-conditioned vehicles for all transfers, excursions and sightseeing tours
  English speaking guide will be provided for sightseeing and excursion tours
  Meet and Greet at the Indira Gandhi International Airport
  Daily breakfast included
  2 nights in Delhi
  Morning sightseeing tour of Old Delhi
  Afternoon Tour of New Delhi
  Transfer from Delhi to Agra
  1 Night in Agra
  Visit to the Taj Mahal (Closed on Fridays)
  Transfer from Agra to Jaipur
  2 nights in Jaipur
  Visit to the City Palace
  Transfer from Jaipur to Jodhpur
  2 Nights in Jodhpur
  Visit to the rock-solid Mehrangarh Fort
  Transfer from Jodhpur to Udaipur
  2 Nights in Udaipur
  Visit to the City Palace
  Domestic flight from Udaipur to Delhi
Price history for this itinerary (past 14 days):
From Los Angeles Intl, CA for 9 nights
$2,847 * incl.tax
Related Itineraries:
Related Cities:
Agra (5)  Delhi (26)  India (34)  Jaipur (7)  Jodhpur (2)  Udaipur (2)  
Subscribe to our mailing list:
and receive our latest deals!
Delhi
Arrive
Category
Accomodation Info
Day 1: Arrive Delhi

Tonight, arrive to Delhi, the capital city of India. After a traditional Indian welcome, you will be escorted to your hotel for 2 nights stay
Day 2: Day in Delhi

Today, enjoy the day discovering Delhi, pacing through the city which is as historic as modern, like 2 sides of the same coin!

Enjoy a morning sightseeing tour of Old Delhi, which includes a visit to Jama Masjid, the largest mosque in India; a rickshaw ride in Chandni Chowk, 'silver street', one of the largest trading centers of India; drive past Red Fort, the place that marked the announcement of India?s freedom from the British Raj; visit Raj Ghat, cremation site of Mahatma Gandhi

Later in the afternoon, discover the modern city of New Delhi, which includes a visit to Qutab Minar, a fine example of Indo-Islamic architecture and the world's tallest minaret; Gurudwara Bangla Sahib, the largest Sikh temple of Delhi, with a gold tomb, still in active worship; Photo stop at India Gate, the war memorial arch built in honor of the soldiers who died in the second world war; drive past President's House, Parliament House and other Government Secretariat Buildings, the most imposing features of Lutyen's Delhi

Optional:
Option for Home Hosted Dinner: This evening you have the option to learn more about local lifestyle and culture of India with dinner at an Indian home. Spend time talking to your hosts and learn about their way of life. You may also opt for a unique opportunity to step inside an Indian kitchen and learn the age old art of Indian culinary delights. Your hosts will be happy to share their secret recipes and give you some handy tips about Indian cooking (at extra charge)
Day 3: Delhi to Agra

After breakfast, embark on your drive to Agra, city of the world famous Taj Mahal. En route make a brief photo stop at Sikandra, the tomb of great mughal emperor Akbar.

Upon arrival in Agra, check in at your hotel and freshen up. This afternoon, visit the Agra fort, lying across the River Yamuna, built in red sandstone with magnificent palaces, halls of public and private audience and beautiful gardens.

Then, experience the awe-inspiring beauty of the eternal symbol of love, the Taj Mahal. Often referred to as a poem in white marble, Taj Mahal displays the saga of love between Emperor Shah Jahan and Mumtaz Mahal. You may wish to stay at the Taj Mahal, to see the glistening white marble beauty by sunset.

Optional:
Option to watch a live theatre performance: This evening, you have the option to watch a live theatre performance, introducing you to the story of the Taj Mahal. Watch the spectacular performance - 'Mohabbat the Taj - The saga of love', staging the largest replica of the Taj Mahal, and presenting the legend of love that created this magnificent mausoleum (at extra charge)
Day 4: Agra to Jaipur

After breakfast, drive to Jaipur, one of the most well planned cities of India. This capital city of Rajasthan, popularly known as the 'Pink City', was founded by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh II, in 1727 A.D. En route to Jaipur; make a brief stop to visit Fatehpur Sikri, the red sandstone Mughal palatial complex. Within the complex lies a mosque built by the Mughal Emperor Akbar and dedicated to Sheikh Salim Chisti, a Muslim Sufi Saint who blessed Emperor Akbar with a son.
This afternoon, visit gem and carpet weaving factories, and shop for souvenirs. Jaipur is famous for its precious and semi-precious stoned jewels, enamelled ornaments, beautiful carpets and other artifacts and crafts.
Day 5: Day in Jaipur

This morning, visit Amber fort, a fine amalgamation of Hindu and Muslim architecture and ornamentation, built in the 16th century. To ascend up the fort, you may choose to walk, drive or take an elephant ride.

This afternoon, visit the City Palace and Jantar Mantar, the largest astronomical observatory built in stone. Also drive past Hawa Mahal (Palace of Winds), a remarkable five storied building along the main street of the old city with semi-octagonal and delicate honey-combed sandstone windows.

Optional:
Option for Hot Air Balloon Flight and Village Safari: Early morning, you have the option to enjoy a hot air balloon flight over the pink city of Jaipur, giving you the opportunity to float above forts and palaces and village settlements beneath. (At supplement charge)

Option for Elephant Safari with Breakfast: Early morning, embark on a short drive to Dera Amer for a fascinating elephant safari, followed by a scrumptious breakfast at Dera Amer (at supplement charge).

Option for Home Hosted Dinner: This evening you have the option to learn more about local lifestyle and culture of India with dinner at an Indian home. Spend time talking to your hosts and learn about their way of life. You may also opt for a unique opportunity to step inside an Indian kitchen and learn the age old art of Indian culinary delights. Your hosts will be happy to share their secret recipes and give you some handy tips about Indian cooking (at extra charge)
Day 6: Jaipur to Jodhpur

This morning, drive to Jodhpur, a city ringed by high stone walls with seven gates and several bastions. This second largest city of Rajasthan was founded by Rao Jodha in 1459 A.D.
Day 7: Day in Jodhpur

Today, visit the rock-solid Mehrangarh Fort, and the grand palaces within the fort - Moti Mahal, Sheesh Mahal, Phool Mahal, Sileh Khana and Daulat Khana, which are impressive examples of architectural excellence. Near the fort complex stands the Jaswant Thada, and a group of royal cenotaphs made of white marble. While in Jodhpur shop for the exquisite handcrafted articles such as embroidered shoes, metal curios, silverware, paintings and tie and dye fabrics.
Optional:
Village Jeep Safari: Later this afternoon, you have the option to experience a jeep safari to the nearby villages, to get a feel for the local lifestyle of Rajasthani villagers. You get an opportunity to observe the village lifestyle and interact with villagers, shepherds, farmers and weavers of the region (at extra charge).
Day 8: Jodhpur to Udaipur

This morning, drive to Udaipur en route visiting the famous Jain Temples at Ranakpur. Built in the 15th century, Ranakpur temples are one of the largest Jain temples in India. The temples are known for their architecture, grand structures and exquisite sculptures.
Continue drive to Udaipur, a serene city set in the scenic valley of Aravalli hills, surrounded by three lakes - Lake Pichola, Fateh Sagar and Udai Sagar. Upon arrival at Udaipur, check in at your hotel for 2 nights stay.
Day 9: Day in Udaipur

Spend the day exploring Udaipur. Visit the City Palace, one of the largest palaces in Rajasthan; Saheliyon-Ki-Bari, a garden of the maids of honor; Bhartiya Lok Kala Mandir, a folklore museum and Jagdish Temple.
Optional:
Option for excursion to Eklingji Temple: Early afternoon, you have the option to visit the most famous temples of Rajasthan. Located in the town of Eklingji (Kailashpuri), the place got its popular name from the temple. Eklingji Temple is positioned at a distance of 22 km in the north of Udaipur. (At extra charge)
Option for boat cruise at Lake Pichola, Udaipur: Enjoy an evening boat cruise at the serene Lake Pichola (at extra charge and subject to water level)
Day 10: Udaipur to Delhi (DEPARTURE)

This morning you will be transferred to the airport, to catch your flight to Delhi. Upon arrival in Delhi, you will be transferred to international airport to board your flight back home.
Included:
- Accommodation on twin sharing basis
- Daily buffet breakfast at all hotels.
- Meeting and assistance on arrival and departures
- Elephant ride at Amber fort, Jaipur, subject to availability. Else, Jeep ride will be provided
- Chauffeured air-conditioned vehicles for all transfers, excursions and sightseeing tours
- English speaking guide will be provided for sightseeing and excursion tours
- All currently applicable taxes
- Rickshaw ride in Delhi
- Domestic Flight
Not included:
- Expenses of personal nature like laundry, telephone, fax, internet, beverages, camera / video camera fee at monuments, medical expenses, airport departure tax etc.
- Local payments in domestic currency, such as entry fees to monuments, tips and gratuities
- Indian Visa Fees
- Optional excursion tours, as mentioned in itinerary
- Any other services not mentioned in Price Inclusions above
Customize and Book
With Int'l Flight
Without Int 'l Flight
  
Arrival Date:
Adult(s)     Children
Room(s)     Please contact us for any special arrangements such as more than one room and partial stays.
Subscribe to our mailing list:
and receive our latest deals!
Thanks for subscribing to Tripmasters.com!
You will now receive Africa, Asia, Europe, Carribean and Latin America latest deals
You can also subscribe to our sister brands to receive more travel deals: Subscribe all
TM Receive the latest deals for travel to Asia Subscribe
Receive the latest deals for travel to Latin America Subscribe
Receive the latest deals for travel to Europe Subscribe
Receive the latest deals for travel to Mexico, the Carribean and Hawaii Subscribe

* Sample prices displayed include international and domestic airline tickets as per itinerary and ALL airline-related taxes and fuel surcharges and are per person, based on double occupancy, and are dynamic in nature. Prices do not include insurance or delivery charges which are optional and customizable by the traveler. The airfare portion of the itinerary price is based on economy class, midweek departure. Prices do not include fees for carry on or checked baggage which can add additional fees per ticket on a roundtrip flight based on carrier charges. It also does not include any entrance fees or visa fees that may be charged at international airports. Some cities may charge local taxes that can only be collected by hotel at destination.
Prices were accurate at the time we posted them. Sample prices were for a specific travel date and specific departure airport, as indicated. Your prices will vary according to departure cities and travel dates. We do not control prices (airlines and hotel reservation systems do). Prices may change dynamically and at times significantly numerous times during any given day.
Australia Vacations: Great Ocean Road , Port Stephens , Sydney | Cambodia Vacations: Phnom Penh , Siem Reap , | China Vacations: Chengdu , Guangzhou , Hangzhou | Cook Islands Vacations: Aitutaki , Rarotonga , | Fiji Islands Vacations: Castaway Island (Mamanuca) , Fiji , Malolo Lailai Island (Mamanuca) | French Polynesia Vacations: Bora Bora Island , Moorea Island , Papeete | Hawaii Vacations: Oahu - Honolulu , Kauai , Maui | Hong Kong Vacations: Hong Kong City , | India Vacations: Delhi , Agra , Jaipur | Indonesia Vacations: Bali , Jakarta -Java- , | Israel Vacations: Tel Aviv , Jerusalem , | Japan Vacations: Tokyo , Osaka , Kyoto | Jordan Vacations: Dead Sea , Amman , Petra | Laos Vacations: Luang Prabang , Vientiane , | Malaysia Vacations: Kuala Lumpur , Langkawi , Penang | Nepal Vacations: Kathmandu , Pokhara , | New Zealand Vacations: Wanaka , Auckland , Queenstown | Philippines Vacations: Manila , Boracay , Cebu | Qatar Vacations: Doha , | Seychelles Vacations: Mahe Island , | Singapore Vacations: Singapore City , | South Korea Vacations: Seoul , Busan -Pusan- , Jeju -Cheju- | Sri Lanka Vacations: Colombo , | Taiwan Vacations: Taipei , Kaohsiung , Kenting | Thailand Vacations: Lampang , Pattaya , Phi Phi Island | Turkey Vacations: Istanbul , | United Arab Emirates Vacations: Dubai , Abu Dhabi , | Vanuatu Vacations: Port Vila , | Vietnam Vacations: Halong bay , Nha Trang , Ho Chi Minh City -Saigon- |