DAY 01: ARRIVE – DELHI (MOB)
Experience the beauty of warm embrace at New Delhi international airport. Then you head towards the hotel for overnight stay. The rest of the day is for leisure activities.
DAY 02: DELHI – JAIPUR (BLD)
After a sumptuous breakfast in the morning, head towards exploring the beauty of the Capital City, which endows a blend of Mughal and British architecture, quite captivating in its own way. Go for Delhi sightseeing tour which includes India Gate, Rashtrapati Bhawan, Parliament House, and Qutub Minar. Every monument in Delhi has a story, especially connected with the Indian Freedom Movement. It narrates its own saga and the turbulent times faced by the country to achieve independence. In the evening, we take the bus journey towards Jaipur, the capital of Rajasthan.
DAY 03: JAIPUR. (BLD)
Today we explore Jaipur, the ‘Pink City of India.’ It is called so because a large number of the tourist places in Jaipur are of the terracotta pink color, such as the forts, havelis and palaces. Jaipur is probably the most important tourist destination in India after the medieval city of Agra. Jaipur Travel Guide drives you to the ramparts of Rajput clans and to the vibrant markets arraying with traditional attire and handicrafts. Indulge in a sightseeing tour constituting the main Jaipur attractions like Amber Fort, Nahargarh Fort, Hawa Mahal, Jantar Mantar, City Palace, Lake Palace, Rani Mahal, Birla Temple and Jaigarh Fort. Return to your hotel for dinner.
DAY 04: JAIPUR – AGRA (BLD)
After an early breakfast, we start for Agra. On the way we stop at Bharatpur Bird Sanctuary and spot the exotic birds. We reach Agra towards the end of the day.
DAY 05: AGRA – DELHI – KALKA (BLD)
Early in the morning, we proceed with Agra sightseeing, one of the most visited destinations in India. Taj Mahal, which is regarded as one of the Seven Wonders of the World and most beautiful and fascinating masterpiece of Mughal era is one of the best tourist places in Agra. Agra Travel Guide brings forth the medieval city that is quite famous for its historical monuments and architectural excellence with beautiful marble work.
This beautiful city is located on the banks of River Yamuna. Agra boasts of housing three UNESCO World Heritage Sites like Agra Fort, Fatehpur Sikri and Taj Mahal. Agra has been the capital of some of the ruling dynasties like Lodhi and the Mughals in the past.
After lunch at hotel, we depart by road for Delhi. Upon arrival we board the Kalka-Howrah Express train departing at 2250 hours for Kalka. The overnight stay would be in the train.
DAY 06: ARRIVE KALKA – SHIMLA (BLD)
We arrive at Kalka early in the morning and immediately board the Kalka-Shimla Shivalik Express, also called as Toy Train and depart for Shimla.
The tranquil beauty as well as the picturesque view of this magnificent city is something which will give you a thousand reasons to enjoy and cherish your stay at this place. Previously known as Simla, Shimla is also referred to as the ‘Queen of Hills’. Surrounded by lofty mountains of the Himalaya, this city has created a special place in the heart of a number of people with its dense pine forests and beautiful apple orchards. Shimla derives its name from the Goddess Kali, she descended here in the form named ‘Shyamali Devi’. The magnificent city was the summer capital of the British rule. Explore the main tourist places like Arki Fort, Gaiety Heritage Cultural Complex, Scandal Point, Jakhoo Temple and Christ Church. Return to hotel for overnight stay.
DAY 07: SHIMLA-KUFRI-SHIMLA (BLD)
Today morning we spend at Kufri, a picturesque hill station situated 20 km from Shimla in Himachal Pradesh. Founded in 1819 by the British, the popularity of the hill station as a tourist spot grew only in the last 50 years. We also visit the Himalayan Zoo (Closed on Mondays). Afternoon is for leisure activities. You can try out adventure activities skiing and tobogganing. Return to the hotel for overnight stay.
DAY 08: SHIMLA-DELHI & DEPART (B & D)
After an early morning breakfast at hotel, we proceed towards the Kalka Station to board the Paschim Express to reach New Delhi. After our arrival in the evening, we have a farewell dinner before departing for our respective destinations.
DAY 01: ARRIVE – DELHI (MOB)