Highlights of The Tour,
Gudwara Bangla Sahib
Sightseeing of Ajmer
Day 01: Delhi
Arrival at Delhi Airport / Railway Station and transfer to Hotel, check inn. Delhi, Delhi is a city that bridges two different worlds. Old Delhi, once the capital of Islamic India, is a labyrinth of narrow lanes lined with crumbling havelis and formidable mosques. In contrast, the imperial city of New Delhi created by the British Raj is composed of spacious, tree-lined avenues and imposing government buildings. Delhi has been the seat of power for several rulers and many empires for about a millennium. Many a times the city was built, destroyed and then rebuilt here. Interestingly, a number of Delhi's rulers played a dual role, first as destroyers and then as creators. Today, no any activities. over night stay at Hotel.
Day 02: Delhi
After breakfast sightseeing of Delhi.
Highlights of the Day:
Gurudwara Bangla Sahib,Gurudwara Bangla Sahib; is the most prominent Sikh gurdwara, or Sikh house of worship, in Delhi, India and known for its association with the eighth Sikh Guru, Guru Har Krishan, as well as the pool inside its complex, known as the "Sarovar. Jama Masjid, his great mosque of Old Delhi is the largest in India, with a courtyard capable of holding 25,000 devotees. It was begun in 1644 and ended up being the final architectural extravagance of Shah Jahan, the Mughal emperor who built the Taj Mahal and the Red Fort. Chandani Chowk Market by cycle rikshaw, Red Fort ( Closed on Monday), Built by Shahjahan, the builder of Taj Mahal in Agra, The construction lasted from 1639 to 1648. Raj Ghat, The simple square platform of black marble marks the place where the father of the Nation, Mahatama Gandhi was cremated. Humayun Tomb, Built by Humayun's widow, Queen Haji Begum in the 16th centuary, it is supposed to be the prototype of the Taj Mahal at Agra. lunch at any good restaurant at your own. after lunch visit Qutab Minar, Qutub Minar is an excellent example of Afghan Architecture . The Minar is 72.5mts high victory tower, the construction of which began in the final year of twelth century by Qutubuddin Aibak and was later completed by his successor. It has been given World Heritage Site status. India Gate, At the centre of New Delhi stands the 42 m high India Gate, an "Arc-de-Triomphe" like archway in the middle of a crossroad. Almost similar to its French counterpart, it commemorates the 70,000 Indian soldiers who lost their lives fighting for the British Army during the World War I. The memorial bears the names of more than 13,516 British and Indian soldiers killed in the Northwestern Frontier in the Afghan war of 1919.& Parliment & President House, The Parliament house is a cirular colonnaded building . It also houses ministerial offices,numerous committee rooms and an excellent library as well. Conceived in the Imperial Style, the Parliament House consists of an open verandah with 144 columns. over night at Hotel.
Day 03: Delhi - Agra
After breakfast drive to Agra, arrival and check inn to Hotel.
Highlights of the Day,
Agra Fort, The great Mughal Emperor Akbar commissioned the construction of the Agra Fort in 1565 A.D., although additions were made till the time of his grandson Shah Jahan. Taj Mahal, Completed in 1653 A.D., The Taj Mahal built by the Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan as the final resting place for his favourite Queen, Mumtaz. Finished in by Marvel, it is perhaps India most fascinating and beautiful monument. This perfectly symmetrical monuments took 22 years (1630-1652) of hard labour and 20,000 workers, Masons and Jewellers to built and is set amidst landscaped gardens. over nights at Hotel.
Day 04: Agra - Fatehpur SIkri - Jaipur
After breakfast drive to Jaipur,arrival and check inn to Hotels.
Highlights of the day,
Fatehpur Sikri, Fatehpur Sikri is an epic in red sandstone. A city of yeasteryear, today lost in the mists of time. Fatehpur Sikri was built by the Mughal Emperor Akbar during 1564 A.D.. Mughal Emperor Akbar had no heir. He visited holy men to enlist their prayers for his son. After reach at Jaipur time free at leisure. Over night stay at Hotel in Jaipur.
Day 05: Jaipur
After breakfast sightseeing of Jaipur.
High lights of day,
Amer Fort, ( Elephant ride),The Amber Fort set in picturesque and rugged hills is a fascinating blend of Hindu and Mughal architecture. Constructed by Raja Man Singh I in 1592 and completed by Mirja Raja Jai Singh the fort was made in red sand stone and white marble., Jal Mahal Palace, Jal Mahal is a palace located in the middle of the Man Sagar Lake in Jaipur city, the capital of the state of Rajasthan, India. The palace and the lake around it were renovated and enlarged in the 18th century by Maharaja Jai Singh II of Amber. The Jal Mahal palace has got an eye-popping makeover. City Palace, Located in the heart of the walled city, the City Palace Complex gives you an idea about the farsightedness of the founder of Jaipur Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh. He left behind a legacy of some of the most imposing and magnificent architecture in the city. Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh built many buildings but some of the structures were also built by later rulers. Hawa Mahal, he poet king Sawai Pratap Singh built this palace of winds. This is easily the most well-known landmarks of Jaipur and is also its icon. Located in the City Palace complex, it is best viewed from the road outside. This five-storey building overlooking the busy bazaar street is a fascinating example of Rajput architecture and artistry with its delicately honeycombed 953 pink sandstone windows known as 'jharokhas'.& Jantar Mantar. over night stay at Hotel.
Day 06: Jaipur - Ajmer - Pushkar
After breakfast drive to Pushkar, On the way sightseeing of Ajmer, Ajmer is an oasis wrapped in the green hills. The city was founded by Raja Ajay Pal Chauhan in the 7th Century A.D. and continued to be a major centre of the Chauhan power till 1193 A.D. Then Prithviraj Chauhan lost it to Mohammed Ghori, after which Ajmer became home to many dynasties.
Highlights of The Day:
Taragarh Fort, The giant fort stands guarding the city. It has six gates. The fort also has Miran Saheb ki Dargah, who was the governor of the fort and laid down his life in an encounter. It gives a panoramic view of the city – situated in Nagpahari of Aravalli ranges. This fort has immense archaeological and historical importance. Adhai Din Ka Jhonpra, This is a masterpiece of Indo - Islamic architecture. As legend goes, it was constructed in two and a-half days (Adhai-Din). It is a relic of an old mosque consisting of a quadrangle with a front screen wall of seven pointed arches. The distinct pillars and arched screen with its ruined minarets make it a splendid architectural masterpiece. Raniji-Ki-Baori or the step well was built in 1699 by Rani Nathavati and is asplendid work of Rajput architecture. One of the largest of its kinds, this step well is 46 m deep and is decorated with intricately crafted stone brackets. Eighty Four Pillares Cenotape, As the name suggests, this is a pavilion supported by 84 (chaurasi) pillars. The pavilion was built by Rao Anirudh Singh in memory of his foster brother Deva. Remarkably constructed, this magnificent memorial serves as a cenotaph as well as a temple.
After finish the sightseeing of Ajmer arrival at Pushkar and check inn to Hotel. Pushkar, It has the distinction of having the only Brahma temple in the world. The Picturesque Pushkar Lake is a sacred spot for Hindus. During the month of Kartik (Oct/Nov), devotees throng in large numbers to take a dip in the sacred lake. Over night stay at Hotel.
Day 07: Pushkar - Delhi
After breakfast sightseeing of Pushkar.
Highlights of the Day,
Brahma Temple, This is the only existing temple dedicated to lord Brahma and was constructed in the 14th century, standing on a high plinth with marble steps leading up to it. A beautiful carved silver turtle sits on the floor facing the sanctum or Garbha Griha. The marble floor around the silver turtle is embedded with hundreds of silver coins, with donors’ name engraved on them. Pushkar Lake, The pious Pushkar Lake is believed to have been created by the falling of a lotus from the hand of Lord Brahma. It is said to be as old as the creation itself. As per the Hindu Mythology there are Panch Sarovar (Five Lakes) namely, Man sarovar, Bindu Sarovar, Narayan Sarovar, Pampa Sarovar and Pushkar Sarovar. The lake is considered as one of the most sacred spots. The devotees believe that one dip in the waters of the lake on Kartika Poornima is equivalent to performing yagnas for several hundred years. The charming lake amidst the hills has fifty-two bathing ghats, built around the lake. The water around each ghat is supposed to have special healing power.
After finish the sightseeing drive to Delhi, arrival delhi and Drop to Airport / Railway station to board flight /Train to next destination.