Best of North & Rajasthan with Nepal & Varanasi
Duration : 23 Days / 22 Nights
Route : Delhi – Mandawa – Bikaner – Jaisalmer – Jodhpur – Ranakpur – Udaipur – Jaipur – Agra –Orchha – Khajuraho – Varanasi – Kathmandu – Nagarkot – DelhiBook Now
Day 01 : Arrival in Delhi
On your arrival to Delhi, India you will be received by Discovery Prime Tours representative who will assist you to your hotel and will also brief you about your tour. After handing over all the relevant documents and details of your tour, our assistant will leave you for a comfortable overnight stay at hotel.
Day 02 : Delhi
After breakfast at the hotel, we will begin your tour to Delhi. We will cover the Red Fort, Jama Masjid and enjoy the Rickshaw ride in Chandni Chowk. Later proceed to visit Raj Ghat, Humayun Tomb and Qutub Minar. And in the evening, we can visit the President House and India Gate. After a daylong chaotic tour, take an overnight stay at your hotel.
Day 03 : Delhi – Mandawa
After breakfast at hotel in Delhi, proceed for Mandawa which is also known as the open art gallery. Situated in the Jhunjhunu district of Rajasthan, this place is famous for its beautifully painted havelis, opulent architecture, chattris and cenotaphs. You can also visit the village at your leisure to experience the colorful culture and tradition of Shekhawati. Enjoy your overnight stay at hotel in Mandawa.
Day 04 : Mandawa – Bikaner
After taking a delectable breakfast depart to Bikaner. En-route visit a famous Deshnok Karni Mata Temple after which we will straight drive to Bikaner. The city was founded in 1488 by Rao Bikaji a descendent of the founder of Jodhpur. On arrival to the city, check-in to the hotel and after taking a short break you may explore the Junagarh Fort and Lalgarh Palace. Overnight stay will remain scheduled at your hotel only.
Day 05 : Bikaner – Jaisalmer
After breakfast departs to Jaisalmer, we will explore a legendary “Pokaran Fort” and will feast for lunch there only. Later, we will drive staright to the “the golden city” of India, Jaisalmer. And on arrival check-in to the hotel for overnight stay.
Day 06 : Jaisalmer
After breakfast, explore the city by visiting Patwon Ki Haveli, Salim Singh Ki Haveli and Nathmal Ji Ki Haveli. Later, take a tour to Jaisalmer Fort which is commonly known as Golden Fort or Sonar Fort. After witnessing the glory of this golden city, depart in late afternoon for sam sand dune which is approximately 45 kms far from the main city of Jaisalmer. This tourist hot spot is famous for its rippling and scenic sand dunes and various local cultural fests. It is also a perfect sunset spot and a perfect pick for experiencing the first hand desert life. Overnight stay will remain scheduled in the hotel of Jaisalmer.
Day 07 : Jaisalmer – Jodhpur
After breakfast drive to Jodhpur to speculate the glorious history of Rajasthan. The second largest city of Rajasthan is also well known for the heroic and magnificent history of Rajputs. On arrival check in to the hotel and after taking a short break visit the magnificent Mehrangarh Fort, and Jaswant Thada. After sightseeing the majesty of this city, take an overnight stay at hotel
Day 08 : Jodhpur – Bishnoi villages – Ranakpur
After breakfast visit Umaid Bhawan Palace and later proceed to Ranakpur en route you will have an opportunity to visit Bishnoi Village. Known as nature worshippers, the Bishnoi tribes conserves the beauty of nature at their best and you will observe this while passing by this village. Later continues drive to Ranakpur on arrival visit Ranakpur Jain temple. Constructed out of sparkling marble stone, this temple is famous for its excellent architecture and the exquisitely craved 1,444 pillars. After giving a delightful treat to your eyes, check in to the hotel for overnight stay.
Day 09 : Ranakpur – Kumbhal Garh-Udaipur
After taking breakfast in Ranakpur, we will proceed to Udaipur. En-route we will have an opportunity to visit Kumbhal Garh fort whose historic architecture speaks a lot about the bravery and glory of Rajputs. After taking a brief tour to KumbhalGarh fort we will continue our drive to Udaipur. On arrival to the city of lakes, check in to the hotel and enjoy the day at your leisure.
Day 10 : Udaipur
Start a new morning of your India tour by exploring the romantic city of Udaipur. Also known as the “City of Lakes” and the “Venice of East”, Udaipur has many picturesque backdrops. The tourist hot spots of this destination are City Palace Museum, Jagdish Temple, and Sahelion Ki Bari. In the evening, enjoy boat ride in to Lake Pichola. Later you are free for independent activities with an overnight stay scheduled at the hotel.
Day 11 : Udaipur – Jaipur
Post breakfast, we will start our journey to the next destination i.e Jaipur which is also known as Pink City. On arrival, check in to the hotel. If time permits you can enjoy the chaos of local streets and delicacies of Rajasthani taste all at your own. And after refreshing your senses, take a overnight stay in hotel.
Day 12 : Jaipur
After breakfast at the hotel, we will start our tour to the city and its world famous spectacular heritage buildings. We will start with Amber Fort where the elephant ride from the foothill of Aravalli to the entrance of Amber fort is a must do activity. Later, visit City Palace, Central Museum, Jantar Mantar (Observatory) and The Hawa Mahal. Late afternoon is kept free to visit the famous markets of Textiles, Gems, Carpets, and handicrafts. Return to the hotel for overnight stay.
Day 13 : Jaipur – Fatehpur Sikri – Agra
After breakfast in Jaipur, pack your travel bags to visit Agra. En route to Agra, we will get an opportunity to Visit Unesco World Heritage Site, Fatehpur Sikri where the main attraction are Punch Mahal, Deewan- e-Khaas, Tomb of Salim Chishti and Buland Darwaja. After taking a brief tour there, continue drive to Agra.On arrival in Agra,check in to the hotel. After freshen up we will leave to visit Agra Fort. The tour continues with a visit Itamad-ud-daula and Mehtab Bagh, where one can see the Taj Mahal from the other side of Yamuna River. Later back to hotel and stay overnight.
Day 14 : Agra – Orchha
Starting your day with a glimpse of the marvelous Taj Mahal. Visit this world heritage property at dawn to beautify your mind and soul in the calmest way. Later, come back to hotel to have breakfast and then proceed to Orchha. The ancient capital of Bundela Rajput kings, is best known for its ancient temples, grandiose palaces and scenic landscapes. On arrival to this place, check in to the hotel and after lunch, take a tour to the century old temples along with the Orchha Fort, Jahangiri Mahal, and Laxminarayan Temple. Overnight stay will remain scheduled in hotel.
Day 15 : Orchha – Khajuraho
After breakfast proceed to Khajuraho which is the famous UNESCO world heritage site. Best known for its erotic medival period Hindu and Jain temples, the city is said to be the cultural-political capital of Chandela era. On arrival check in to the hotel after freshen up spend the day by exploring the intricate sculpture, erotic carving and rich architecture of the temples. Return to the hotel for an overnight stay.
Day 16 : Khajuraho – Flight – Varanasi
After breakfast transfer to airport to board flight to Varanasi on arrival at Varanasi airport, our driver will assist you to the hotel. Check in to the hotel, and after freshing up visit Assi Ghat, Dasaswamedh Ghat, Harish Chandra Ghat, Manikarnika Ghat, and Tulsi Ghat. Later in the evening, attend the mesmerizing prayer ceremony at the bank of River Ganges through a boat ride. Overnight stay will remain scheduled in the hotel.
Day 17 : Varanasi
Get up early in the morning to enjoy boat cruising at dawn in the holy river of Ganga and witness the true essence of Varanasi. The holy whispers of the Ganga worshippers, enchanting temple bells and the steady streaks of boat paddles give you a treasure of memories.After enjoying a mesmerizing morning get back to hotel and have breakfast thereafter take an excursion to Sarnath which is a Buddhist pilgrim in India. It was here that Lord Buddha preached his first sermon to his first five disciplines. Later come back to hotel and stay overnight.
Day 18 : Varanasi – Kathmandu
After breakfast transfer to Varanasi Airport to board flight to Kathmandu on arrival check in to the hotel after freshen up visit Thamel Market and day free for your own individual activities. Stay overnight in hotel.
Day 19 : Kathmandu
After breakfast; board your flight for the next destination i.e Kathmandu, Nepal. On arrival to Kathmandu, check in to your hotel and after taking a short break enjoy your day at your own leisure. Here, you can explore the streets of Thamel market too. Overnight stay will remain scheduled at your hotel.
Day 20 : Kathmandu – Nagarkot
After taking breakfast in your hotel, depart to Nagarkot which is the second highest point in the Kathmandu valley. The place is best known for the breathtaking panoramic views of Himalayan range, including Mt. Everest. The memorable pictures of sunrise and sunset can be best captured at dusk and dawn. On arrival check in to the hotel after freshens up day free for your own individual activity and stay overnight.
Day 21 : Nagarkot – Bhakatpur – Kathmandu
Early morning at the time of sunrise get ready to see the unrestricted view of mountain range from Annapurna in the west to the mighty Everest in the East. After breafkast proceed to Bhakatpur which is also known as “the city of culture” and “the living heritage”. Also famous as, Nepal’s cultural gem, this city has Durbar Square, Taumadhi Square and Pottery Square as a must visit hot spots to explore. After taking tour to Bhakatpur, continue your journey to Kathmandu on arrival check in to the hotel and stay overnight.
Day 22 : Kathmandu- Flight – Delhi
After breakfast transfer to airport to board flight to Delhi, on arrival our driver will meet you at Airport and assist you to hotel. At evening you may take a short walk into Janpath Market area and stay overnight in hotel.
Day 23 : Departure
This day you can spend your free time at your own leisure and meanwhile we assure your safe and happy transfer to the International Airport. We are affirm to make your every travel package the best one so that you can take back home a plentiful of illustrious memories of a fabulous India Tour with Discovery Prime Tours