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The India Tourism

First Timer North India Tour

Duration : 13 Nights / 14 Days
Destination : Delhi - Agra - Jaipur - Jodhpur - Udaipur - Cochin - Alleppey - Kumarakom

Itinerary Details...

Day 1 : Arrival Delhi
Today you’ll arrive Delhi and will be met by our representative who will assist you at the airport and transfer you to your hotel. On arrival Check in at your Hotel.

Day 2 : Delhi
Today morning proceed for city tour of Old Delhi. Old Delhi was an ancient walled city. Mughal Emperor Shah Jehan in 1650 switched the Mughal capital from Agra to Delhi. Shah Jehan, who possessed an exquisite talent, particularly in architecture, created the seventh city and in the process brought about Delhi’s glorious renaissance. Here, you will see Red Fort (Drive pass), the most opulent Fort and Palace of the Mughal Empire. The fort is Shah Jehan’s symbol of power and elegance, built behind red sandstone walls. Its main gate (Lahore Gate) faces Chandni Chowk, the perpetually congested avenue heading west. It is filled with twisting lanes, small streets and crowded bazaars. We will also visit Raj Ghat, thehe memorial site of the Mahatma Gandhi and Jama Masjid, the largest mosque in India. Also enjoy short Rickshaw ride in Old Delhi. At the end of the tour, you will be taken back to your hotel.

Day 3 : Delhi – Agra
Today morning you will be driven to Agra. On arrival check in at your hotel. Afternoon you will be proceed to visit of Agra Fort. The construction of the Agra Fort was begun by Emperor Akbar in 1565. Its massive walls stretch for 2½ km and are surrounded by a moat over 10 metres wide. The fort is really a city within a city, which embraces the Moti Masjid, the Diwan-i-Am or the Hall of Public Audiences, the Diwan-i-Khas or the Hal of Private Audiences, the Octagonal Tower, Jehangir’s Palace and many more monuments.

Day 04 : Agra – Jaipur
Today morning enjoy sunrise visit of Taj Mahal. Post visit return to hotel for breakfast. Post breakfast you will be driven to Jaipur enroute visit of Fatehpur sikri. After this within 20 years, the capital of Mughals was shifted to Lahore. On arrival check in at your hotel. Later in the evening enjoy cooking demo followed by Dinner with Rajasthani Family.

Day 5 : Jaipur
This morning visit the ornately decorated Amber Fort, located just outside the city. This is followed by a visiting the major highlights which include the Hawa Mahal, or the “Palace of Winds” and the Jantar Mantar (Astronomical Observatory) and the City Palace. Also enjoy short Elephant ride at Amber Fort. Later in the evening enjoy cooking demo followed by Dinner with local family.

Day 6 : Jaipur – Jodhpur
Today morning you will be driven to Jodhpur. On arrival check in at your hotel. Afternoon proceed for half day city tour of Jodhpur including visit’s to: Mehrangarh Fort located in Jodhpur, Rajasthan, is one of the largest forts in India. Built around 1460 by Rao Jodha, the fort is situated 410 feet (125 m) above the city and is enclosed by imposing thick walls. Inside its boundaries there are several palaces known for their intricate carvings and expansive courtyards To the left of the Mehrangarh Fort complex is the Jaswant Thada of Jodhpur, Rajasthan. It is a 19th century royal cenotaph built in commemoration of Maharaja Jaswant Singh II, the 33rd Rathore ruler of Jodhpur. Famous Jaswant Thada in Jodhpur, India is an example of architectural brilliance in India. It is a white marble memorial, built out of intricately carved sheets of marble.

Day 7 : Jodhpur – Udaipur
Post breakfast you will be driven to Udaipur. On arrival check in at your hotel.

Day 8 : Udaipur
Udaipur City Palace is one of the architectural marvels of Rajasthan, located peacefully on the banks of Lake Pichola. This majestic City Palace is the most-visited tourist attraction of Udaipur and often distinguished as the largest palace complex in Rajasthan. City Palace boasts of the wonderful blend of Medieval, European and Chinese Architecture. The Palace has various towers, domes and arches, which add to the flavor of heritage site. Jagdish Temple is one of the famous temples of Udaipur. Located in the City Palace complex of Udaipur, this temple is made in the Indo-Aryan style of architecture. This three-storied temple is a wonder of architecture that comprises beautifully carved pillars, decorated ceilings, painted walls and lush halls.

Day 9 : Udaipur – Cochin via Delhi
Today on time transfer to airport to board flight for Cochin. On arrival in Cochin transfer to your hotel.

Day 10 : Cochin
This morning you undertake a tour of the Fort Cochin area during which you see the famous Chinese fishing nets and may also encounter the day’s catch being auctioned on the beach. You walk through the Old Town around Mattancherry Jetty; you visit St Francis Church of Cochin and tour the Mattancherry Palace (also known as the “Dutch Palace”). You then stroll through Jew Town where the oldest synagogue in India is located. Your afternoon is at leisure to further explore the Old Town.

Day 11 : Cochin – Alleppey
Post breakfast you will be driven to Alleppey. On arrival check in at Houseboat. Houseboat comprising fully furnished bedrooms, a sundeck, an open lounge and a full crew. Fringing the coast of Kerala and winding far inland is a vast network of lagoons, lakes, rivers and canals. You enjoy a leisurely exploration cruise of the Kerala Backwaters, floating through these placid waters passing palm fringed canals, lakes and villages as you observe the locals going about their daily lives. You have your meals onboard the oat as you meander through this fascinating area.

Day 12 : Alleppey – Kumarakom
Disembark the houseboat at Resort and you will be driven to Kumarakom. On arrival check in at your hotel. Rest of the day is at leisure. Evening enjoy sunset cruise on lake Vembanand.

Day 13 : Kumarakom
Day at leisure to enjoy locally.

Day 14 : Kumarakom-Cochin
Today on time you will be met by our representative and driven to Cochin to board your onward flight.