Diwali, Festival of Lights
Join us Oct 16, 2017 for Diwali, the Festival of Lights, and a tour of India’s famed Golden Triangle: Delhi, Agra and Jaipur, including the Taj Mahal and elephant/Jeep ride.
Every year firecrackers brighten the dark nights of Diwali, announcing the celebration of India’s favorite festival. Homes are decorated, gifts are given, sweets are shared and thousands of lamps are lit. Join us this year for Diwali, the Festival of Lights, and tour India’s famed Golden Triangle: Delhi, Agra and Jaipur.
Step into the kaleidoscope of India with us. Delhi is the sprawling capital city of India with beautiful examples of Hindu and Islamic architecture. Explore the walled city of Old Delhi, seat of the Mughal Empire and the British Raj. Vist New Delhi a 20th century metropolis. Agra the heart of the Moghul empire, boasts the unparalleled beauty of the Taj Mahal by Yamuna river. Visit the stunning Pink City of Jaipur, take an elephant or jeep ride to visit the magnificent 16th century Amber Fort constructed of red sandstone and marble.
ITINERARY AT A GLANCE
Day 1: Meet Up at Delhi
Day 2: Delhi | Old Delhi
Day 3: Delhi | New Delhi
Day 4: Delhi – Agra | Taj Mahal & Diwali
Day 5: Agra – Bharatpur | Sunrise Visit, Fatehpur Sikri, Keoladeo Ghana National Park
Day 6: Bharatpur – Jaipur | Chand Baori
Day 7: Jaipur | The Pink City
Day 8: Jaipur – Delhi | Self excursion
Day 9: Depart Delhi
|Delhi||Holiday Inn Mayur Vihar/The Piccadily||★★★★|
|Bharatpur||Laxmi Vilas Palace||★★★★|
|Delhi||Holiday Inn Aerocity/The Piccadily||★★★★|
Hotels mentioned are subject to availability at the time of reservation. Hotel check-in time is 1400 hrs and check out at 1200 noon.
‣ Airport Transfers
‣ Traditional Garlanding Welcome with Welcome Kit
‣ Hotel Accommodations
‣ Daily Breakfast and Most Meals (See tour plan for more details)
‣ English-speaking Local Guide
‣ Entrance Fees to Monuments
‣ Diwali Gala Dinner
‣ Elephant Ride in Jaipur to visit Amber Fort (Jeep Ride is available as an alternative)
Meet Up at Delhi
Delhi | Old Delhi
Breakfast Welcome Dinner
Delhi | New Delhi
Delhi – Agra | Taj Mahal & Diwali
Breakfast Diwali Gala Dinner
Agra - Bharatpur | Sunrise Visit, Fatehpur Sikri, Keoladeo Ghana National Park
Bharatpur – Jaipur | Chand Baori
Jaipur | The Pink City
Jaipur – Delhi | Self excursion
DATES & PRICING
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|DEPARTURE DATE||DBL OCC||SGL OCC||AVAILABLE|
|Oct 16, 2017||$2,315||$3,035||Yes|
DBL OCC: Price per person with double occupancy sharing a room in US Dollars. SGL OCC: Price per person with single occupancy room in US Dollars. Total price = relevant per person price, plus selected add-ons. Private tours and single-person tours are available with nominal supplement price, call for details. Discount is available for a group of 10 or more, call for details. Prices include all currently applicable taxes.
*OPTIONAL ADD – ONS
ALL INCLUSIVE MEALS $270
PRIVATE CAR – HALF DAY WITH CHAUFFEUR $CALL FOR PRICE
‣ Any Travel Insurance
‣ Medical Expenses
‣ Domestic/International Air Fares and Airport Departure Tax
‣ Laundry Service
‣ Telephone Calls
‣ Professional camera/video camera fees at monuments
‣ All other services which are not mentioned in the inclusions