Icons of India: The Taj, Tigers & Beyond with Dubai

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Icons of India: The Taj, Tigers & Beyond with Dubai
13 Day Tour from Dubai to Delhi
VACATION OVERVIEW

A sunrise visit to the magnificent Taj Mahal, one of the New7Wonders of the World, is just the beginning of your love affair with India. Beyond India’s most sparkling jewel lies a priceless gem mine of experiences you’ll treasure for a lifetime. Hop in a rickshaw for a ride through Delhi’s centuries-old Chandni Chowk bazaar, sit down for traditional Indian cuisine in the home of a noble family in Jaipur, and embark on three thrilling open-air safari game drives through Ranthambore National Park in search of marsh crocodiles, striped hyenas, and the elusive Bengal tiger. A mosaic of memories awaits on this radiant tour of India.

Among the world’s tallest buildings await the world’s loftiest experiences. Add a 3-night vacation to Dubai to your tour of India to experience the city’s Old World markets and world-class shopping, sweeping sand dunes and dazzling beaches, and traditional Bedouin villages and a futuristic vibe.

Icons of India: The Taj, Tigers & Beyond with Dubai
ITINERARY
DAY 1 DUBAI

Arrive in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Welcome to Dubai! Hotel check-in is available mid-afternoon.

DAY 2 DUBAI

DUBAI guided sightseeing with visits to the spice souk and gold souk. Walking tour through Bastayika Quarter. Visit Burj Khalifa and ascend to the top observation deck. Free time this afternoon. Breakfast

DAY 3 DUBAI

DUBAI Full day at your leisure. Breakfast

DAY 4 DUBAI–DELHI, INDIA

DUBAI Fly to Delhi.

DELHI Free time this evening. Breakfast

DAY 5 DELHI

DELHI Orientation drive includes the Red Fort, Jama Masjid, India Gate, and the Presidential Palace.  Rickshaw ride through Chandni Chowk, Delhi’s famous bazaar. Visit Qutub Minar. Welcome dinner includes an Indian cooking demonstration with a local chef. Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

DAY 6 DELHI–AGRA

DELHI Visits to Humayun’s Tomb and Gurudwara Bangla Sahib. Afternoon drive to Agra.

AGRA Free time this evening. Breakfast, Lunch

DAY 7 AGRA

AGRA Sunrise visit the Taj Mahal and visit Agra Fort.  Visit a marble workshop. Free time this afternoon and evening.

ENHANCE YOUR FREE TIME in Agra with a tour of the ancient village of Kachhpura. This and more options throughout your tour are available for purchase. Breakfast

DAY 8 AGRA–FATEHPUR SIKRI–RANTHAMBORE NATIONAL PARK

AGRA Visit to Fatehpur Sikri (a UNESCO World Heritage Site). BHARATPUR Train trip to Ranthambore National Park. RANTHAMBORE NATIONAL PARK Free time this evening. Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

DAY 9 RANTHAMBORE NATIONAL PARK

RANTHAMBORE NATIONAL PARK Morning and afternoon game drives in search of the elusive Bengal tiger, leopard, sambar deer, sloth bears, marsh crocodiles, striped hyena, and more.

Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

DAY 10 RANTHAMBORE–JAIPUR

RANTHAMBORE NATIONAL PARK Morning game drive.

JAIPUR Free time this afternoon before dinner in a local Indian noble family home with sari- and turban-tying demonstration. Breakfast, Dinner

DAY 11 JAIPUR

JAIPUR Visits to Amber Fort, City Palace and its museum, Jantar Mantar, and Hawa Mahal. Free time this afternoon before a farewell dinner. Breakfast, Dinner

DAY 12 JAIPUR–DELHI

JAIPUR Free time this morning before flying to Delhi. DELHI Free time this evening.

DAY 13 DELHI

Your vacation ends with breakfast this morning. Breakfast

NOTE:

Please note that some flights depart Delhi very early in the morning. In these cases, breakfast is not included on Day 13, and you will need to depart for the airport the prior evening (Day 12) or just after midnight (Day 13).

HOTELS

Dubai - FOUR POINTS BY SHERATON SHEIKH ZAYED ROAD – Superior First-Class

  • This centrally located hotel is just minutes from Dubai's famous sites. After a day of exploration, take in the impressive city views from the rooftop pool and lounge, or dine at one of several onsite international restaurants.

Delhi - LE MERIDIEN NEW DELHI – Moderate Deluxe

  • Ideally located in the heart of New Delhi, the luxurious Le Meridien New Delhi stands tall over the historic landscape of Lutyen's Delhi. The hotel features a sophisticated and modern design and sweeping views of New Delhi.

Agra - TRIDENT, AGRA – Superior First-Class

  • The Trident, Agra is set amidst beautiful gardens, fountains, landscaped central courtyards, and built of red stone reminiscent of the Mughal era. The hotel is literally, a stone's throw away from one of the new 7 Wonders of the World, the Taj Mahal.

Ranthambore National Park - SAWAI VILAS –Superior First-Class

  • Situated adjacent to the famous Ranthambhore National Park, Sawai Vilas is the one-stop destination for an authentic jungle experience. Set in an area of green belt, and surrounded by lush woodlands, Sawai Vilas is a perfect luxurious getaway amidst a rustic surrounding.

Jaipur - TRIDENT, JAIPUR – Superior First Class

  • Breathtaking views of the serene Mansagar Lake and the striking Aravalli range welcome guests to this hotel situated en route to Jaipur's famous Amber Fort. The hotel's multi-cuisine restaurant serves an elaborate a 'la carte menu and extensive buffets for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Delhi - NOVOTEL NEW DELHI AEROCITY – Superior First Class

  • This modern hotel is located adjacent to the airport and within walking distance to the Aero metro station, offering convenient access to the city.
MEALS

American breakfast daily, 4 lunches, 5 dinners

HIGHLIGHTS
INCLUDED:

Transfers to and from your hotel

Intra Vacation Air

Expert Local Guides

VIP sightseeing access to the world’s iconic sites.

Game drives take place in open-air safari vehicles.

DEPARTURES FROM:

2022:- From March 03

2023 - From January 12

 

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