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Tour Inclusions
  • Accommodation as listed (or similar) with private facilities
  • Daily Breakfast Only
  • Arrival & departure transfers
  • All sightseeing as per the itinerary
  • Local English-speaking guides for sightseeing
  • Entrance fee to monuments and cultural events
  • Boat ride on the Ganges River in Varanasi
  • Train fare Jhansi/ Agra in Air-Conditioned Class
  • Sunrise visit to the Taj Mahal
  • Elephant ride up to Amber Fort – Subject to availability
  • All present applicable taxes
Package inclusions are subject to change
Departure Dates
  • 05/01/2020 - 09/30/2020
  • 10/01/2020 - 12/20/2020
Miscellaneous Information As a guest of Travel Impression, you will receive an Indian Cookbook as a souvenir of your unforgettable journey to India.

Splendors of India & Nepal

14 DAYS/ 13 NIGHTS

14 Days : Delhi, Kathmandu, Varanasi, Khajuraho, Agra, Jaipur, Udaipur, Mumbai
The charm of India lies in its diversity and its elusive quality. As an insight to the cultural and historical diversity of India, combining the tranquility of Nepal, the vibrancy of the Gangentic plains and the colors of Rajasthan, this journey allows the visitor to see and experience the glorious and mystical India.
Tour Itinerary
  • Day 1: Day 1- Arrive Kathmandu Upon your arrival in Kathmandu (Nepal’s ancient capital), you are met and transferred by private car to your hotel.
    Accommodation
    • Hotel Soaltee Crowne Plaza
    Please note: The actual hotel is not confirmed until the booking is completed.
  • Day 2: Day 2 - Kathmandu Sightseeing Your tour of Kathmandu includes exploration of Durbar Square with its abundance of lovely pagoda- shaped temples, many bazaars and the Royal Palace. Enjoy a magnificent view of Kathmandu from Swayambunath, also known as the monkey temple. Continue to Bodhnath to see the largest Buddhist stupa in the world. At Pashupatinath, view the most sacred of Nepal’s Shiva shrines, located near the holy river Bagmati. (B)
    Meals
    • Breakfast
    Accommodation
    • Hotel Soaltee Crowne Plaza
    Please note: The actual hotel is not confirmed until the booking is completed.
  • Day 3: Day 3 - Patan / Bhadgaon Excursion Visit Patan, an even older city than Kathmandu, featuring hundreds of temples and palaces. You’ll get a rare chance to observe skilled artisans creating ancient handicrafts. Later, enjoy a drive through the beautiful countryside to Bhadgaon, also known as Bhaktapur with its many interesting temples and palaces. This evening you are treated to a lively Nepalese dance & music presentation followed by dinner. (BD)
    Meals
    • Breakfast & Dinner
    Accommodation
    • Hotel Soaltee Crowne Plaza
    Please note: The actual hotel is not confirmed until the booking is completed.
  • Day 4: Day 4 - Kathmandu / Delhi In the morning transfer by private car to the airport for your flight to Delhi. Today you will arrive in Delhi, India’s bustling capital city. Upon arrival, you will be met and transferred to your hotel.
    Accommodation
    • ITC Maurya (Exc. Club)
    Please note: The actual hotel is not confirmed until the booking is completed.
  • Day 5: Day 5 - Delhi Sightseeing Embark on the first of your India tours to explore both Old and New Delhi. Visit Old Delhi covering the Red Fort (Drive-by), Raj Ghat and the mile-long Chandni Chowk bazaar. In the afternoon tour New Delhi as you drive along Rajpath to view the Parliament House, the President’s House and India Gate. Visit the Humayun’s Tomb, Qutab Minar and Birla Temple. (B)
    Meals
    • Breakfast
    Accommodation
    • ITC Maurya (Exc. Club)
    Please note: The actual hotel is not confirmed until the booking is completed.
  • Day 6: Day 6 - Delhi / Varanasi-Sarnath Today fly to Varanasi (India’s holiest city), located on the sacred Ganges River. upon arrival, you are met and transferred to your hotel. In the afternoon visit the stupas, ruins and museum at Sarnath, scene of Buddha’s first sermon. In the evening proceed to the ghats in cycle rickshaws to witness the evening aarti ceremony. (B)
    Meals
    • Breakfast
    Accommodation
    • Radisson (Superior)
    Please note: The actual hotel is not confirmed until the booking is completed.
  • Day 7: Day 7 - Varanasi / Khajuraho In the early morning, enjoy the sunrise on the Ganges River with a boat ride followed by a walking tour of the old city. Later fly to Khajuraho. Upon arrival you are met and transferred to your hotel. Visit the Western group of temples containing the largest and loveliest temples. (B)
    Meals
    • Breakfast
    Accommodation
    • Radisson (Deluxe)
    Please note: The actual hotel is not confirmed until the booking is completed.
  • Day 8: Day 8 - Khajuraho / Agra This morning visit the principal Eastern group of temples. Later, drive to Jhansi to board the train to Agra, en route visiting Orchha, a medieval city. Upon arrival you are met and transferred to your hotel. (B)
    Meals
    • Breakfast
    Accommodation
    • ITC Mughal (Mughal Chamber)
    Please note: The actual hotel is not confirmed until the booking is completed.
  • Day 9: Day 9 - Agra / Fatehpur Sikri / Jaipur Early morning visit the magnificent Taj Mahal for a sunrise view. After breakfast visit the Agra Fort followed by your drive to Jaipur, en route visiting the abandoned city of Fatehpur Sikri. Upon arrival, check in at your hotel. (B)
    Meals
    • Breakfast
    Accommodation
    • ITC Rajputana (Exc. Club)
    Please note: The actual hotel is not confirmed until the booking is completed.
  • Day 10: Day 10 - Amber Fort Excursion & Jaipur Sightseeing Ascend this mountain fort and take in the Rajput architecture demonstrated with its complex of palaces, temples, and ornate apartments. Later, enjoy a tour of Jaipur City, visiting Hawa Mahal, City Palace and the ancient observatory. (B)
    Meals
    • Breakfast
    Accommodation
    • ITC Rajputana (Exc. Club)
    Please note: The actual hotel is not confirmed until the booking is completed.
  • Day 11: Day 11 - Jaipur / Udaipur Morning drive to Udaipur known as ‘City of Lakes.’ Upon arrival, check into your hotel. (B)
    Meals
    • Breakfast
    Accommodation
    • The Lalit Laxmi Vilas (Valley View)
    Please note: The actual hotel is not confirmed until the booking is completed.
  • Day 12: Day 12 - Ranakpur Excursion Today’s excursion brings you to the beautifully sculpted 15th century Jain temples of Ranakpur. Enjoy lunch at Maharani Bagh. (BL)
    Meals
    • Breakfast & Lunch
    Accommodation
    • The Lalit Laxmi Vilas (Valley View)
    Please note: The actual hotel is not confirmed until the booking is completed.
  • Day 13: Day 13 - Udaipur / Mumbai (Bombay) Your morning tour of Udaipur includes City Palace, Saheliyon ki Bari and the folklore museum where you can see a presentation of the string puppets typical to this area. This afternoon fly to Mumbai, India’s most cosmopolitan city. (B)
    Meals
    • Breakfast
    Accommodation
    • ITC Grand Central (Exc. Club)
    Please note: The actual hotel is not confirmed until the booking is completed.
  • Day 14: Day 14 - Mumbai Sightseeing / Elephanta Island Cruise across the harbor to explore the amazing Elephanta Island and its famous caves, with carvings and sculptures dating back to 550 A.D. Your afternoon tour of Mumbai includes the British-built arch “Gateway of India,” the Hanging Gardens and the Malabar Hills, the Prince of Wales Museum, Dhobi Ghat, Marine Drive, the Gandhi Memorial Museum and Jain Temple. This evening transfer to the international airport for flight back home. (B)