Grand North and South India

Product Number: LTEQNS

Travel India in style on this private 4* or 5* holiday.  See the Taj Mahal before going south Udaipur with a magical boat ride on Lake Pichola. Mumbai is the hectic and fascinating Gateway to India, then on to Kochin and Alleppey with its large network of inland canals to explore.

Deluxe 4* or 5^ hotel accommodation
Most meals as shown in itinerary
Sightseeing
Cochin harbour cruise
Entrance to monuments
English-speaking escorted tour

Upon arrival in Delhi, you will be transferred to the hotel. The rest of the day is at your leisure.

Overnight in Delhi

You will start exploring both Old Delhi and New Delhi with our city tour which includes the visits to the Red Fort (Remains closed on Monday), Jama Masjid one of the largest mosques in India &  Raj Ghat. You will also enjoy the visits to the India Gate, the Humayun’s Tomb and the tallest stone tower in India.

Overnight in Delhi

Take the long drive to Agra, enroute visit Itmad-ud-Daullah.

Over two nights in Agra

Visit the world famous Taj Mahal – built by the Moghul Emperor Shahjehan in 1630 for his Queen Mumtaz Mahal to enshrine her mortal remains (Remains closed on Friday). Later explore the Agra Fort which contains the Halls of Public and Private Audience; visit Sikandra – tomb of Akbar, the greatest Mughal emperors

Overnight in Agra

Free at leisure in the morning, and then drive to Jaipur and visit Fatehpur Sikri en route – the deserted red sandstone city. Enroute Lunch at Bharatpur. Check into the hotel in Jaipur.

Over two nights in Jaipur.

Visit Jantar Mantar – the observatory, City Palace & the Ram Niwas Gardens. Then drive past Hawa Mahal – the palace of winds, through residential & commercial areas of the Pink city of India. Later visit the Amber Fort – the ancient Capital of the State, the Sheesh Mahal and the Hall of Victory glittering with mirrors.

Take the long drive to Udaipur in the morning. En route Lunch at Bijainagar. Upon arrival, transfer to the hotel for check-in. Over two nights in Udaipur

Visit Jantar Mantar – the observatory, City Palace & the Ram Niwas Gardens and then drive past Hawa Mahal – the palace of winds, through residential & commercial areas of the Pink city of India. Later visit the Amber Fort – the ancient Capital of the State, the Sheesh Mahal and the Hall of Victory glittering with mirrors. Overnight in Jaipur.Visit the Jagdish Temple; drive around Fatehsagar Lake, Sahelion Ki Bari & Bhartiya Lok Kala Mandir. Later explore the interesting city via a heritage walk among the ornate cupolas and balconies of the City Palace. Discover the city’s magical scenery with a boat ride on Lake Pichola in the evening (seat sharing).

Fly to Mumbai in the morning and start a city tour after hotel check-in. The city tour includes visits to the Prince of Wales Museum which has the good collection of artifacts, scrolls and arts; the Gateway of India; and the Crawford Market which offers you magnificent experience of Indian local life. Rest of the day at leisure. Overnight in Mumbai.

Board the morning flight to Kochi – a harbor city tucked in the beauty of coconut palms and endless blue waters. Free at leisure and then enjoy the splendid scenery of Kochi on Sunset Harbour Cruise. Overnight in Kochi

In the morning, visit a variety of religious places, including the St. Francis Church; the Santa Cruz Cathedral; and the Kochi Jewish synagogue (Remains closed on Friday & Saturday), which is the oldest existing synagogue in the world. The afternoon is at leisure. Later in the evening, enjoy a Kathakali Dance (the art of storytelling through dance) Show. Overnight in Kochi.

In the morning, drive to Alleppey – an important city in the state with a large network of inland canals. Enjoy boat cruise along the backwaters of Alleppey, which will give you the first-hand experience of the local lifestyle. Overnight in Alleppey.

In the morning, enjoy a brief city tour of Mahabalipuram to experience the hospitality of local Indians. Check-out at noon and then drive back to Chennai. Free at leisure till transfer to airport for evening flight to Australia

Arrive home in Australia

Inclusions

  • 4* hotel accommodation
  • Garlanding welcome in Delhi
  • Meals as per itinerary
  • Sightseeing as per itinerary
  • Lake Pichola cruise
  • Kathakali dance show
  • Cochin /Harbour cruise
  • Entrance to all monuments as per the itinerary
  • English speaking escorted tour

Exclusions

  • All air fares and taxes
  • Personal Expenses
  • Travel Insurance (compulsory)
  • Camera fees
  • Tour Guide & driver gratuities
  • Meals not mentioned in the itinerary

Upgrade to 5* hotels in India ($350pp)
Single room supplement (price on application)

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