The package is packed with legendary flavors. Heritage is, of course, the honeycomb here, as you travel through time from the dawn of human civilization to the periods of princes and palaces, Mughals, and Maharajahs. Be it the grand Taj Mahal, the ghats of Varanasi, the stupas of Sarnath or the temples of Khajuraho. this week-long program will give you the feel of Indian culture and heritage.
You will get a warm welcome from our official at the Airport or Railway Station, who will accompany you to the hotel, booked for you. You will get all your tour related papers and a short description about the tour from him.
You will move towards Sarnath post lunch to get the glimpses of Buddhist monuments and edifices covering Dhamek Stupa, Chaukhandi Stupa, Sarnath Museum and Mulagadha Kuti Vihar.
In the evening, witness the major attraction of Varanasi – The grand Aarti ceremony performed by several priests on the banks of River Ganges. You will get to hear the majestic blended sound of Sanskrit mantras, drums, bells and cymbals. Stay overnight at Hotel.
In the early morning, enjoy a boat ride across the river Ganges. Visit the numerous temples alongside river Ganga and get a closer view of Hinduism being in Varanasi. Observe the daily life of the natives.
Take a walk in the narrow street of Varanasi (Old Varanasi). Also, visit Kashi Vishwanath temple (or Golden Temple).
Take a heritage walk in the evening
Drive from Varanasi to Khajuraho (400 KM/9 hours)
The drive is a beautiful drive through rural India.
Today you get a chance to see the numerous villages and towns of India.
Today visit the temple of Khajuraho.
The Khajuraho Group of Monuments is a group of Hindu, Buddhist and Jain temples They are one of the UNESCO World Heritage Sites in India. It is famous for the sculptures on the walls of the temples, depicting the love and passion in human relationships.
Visit Lakshmana Temple, Kandariya Mahadev Temple, Duladeo Temple, Devi Jagadambi Temple, Javari Temple, Chaturbhuj Temple and Vamana Temple.
Post lunch proceed towards Orcha.
Orcha is a beautiful city known for Ram Raja Temple and a fort.
Night Stay in Orcha.
Visit a beautiful village in Orcha, famous for rural eco-tourism.
The proceed towards the city of Jhansi.
In the evening visit the magnificent Jhansi fort on the hilltop
Start for Agra after breakfast (250 KM/ 6 hours)
Assuming you will reach Agra by evening, you can go to Mehtab Bagh during sunset to watch the Taj Mahal turn orange with the setting sun.
Watch the light and sound show in Agra Fort in the evening
After breakfast, you can visit the Taj Mahal, the epitome of love.
The crowd is less in the morning and you can enjoy the serenity of the tomb.
Spend a few hours around the monument.
After lunch visit the Shilpagram. Shilpagram is a crafts village near Agra. It is an open-air emporium showcasing various artifacts. You can witness superior, fine and intricate craftsmanship at this place. You can shop for leather goods, crafts, rugs, fine embroidered suits, brassware, lamps, metalware, fine peitra dura work, and carpets.
Proceed towards Delhi after breakfast (Agra – Delhi 250 KM/ 4 hours).
Drive through one of the best highways of India – the Yamuna Expressway.