Highlights of North India

Delhi, Agra, and Jaipur plus an excursion into the desert, where traders led camel trains and stayed in beautiful fortified trading-post mansions. See medieval Samode and stay in the palace a robber baron built with his loot. And visit the wonderful Sariska wildlife sanctuary. Nine days packed full, all at a price lower than many operators charge for Delhi, Agra, and Jaipur alone!

9 DAYS / 8 NIGHTS
Starting at only $999 per person

Day 1 ARRIVE DELHI
Meeting, greeting, and assistance on arrival at Indira Gandhi International Airport. Transfer to the Ashok Country Resort. Overnight at hotel.

Day 2 DELHI
Morning after breakfast full day sightseeing: Tour Old Delhi & New Delhi, visiting the Rajghat, Humayun's Tomb, India Gate, the Qutab Minar, Raj-era buildings, Laxminarayan Temple and more. Overnight at the hotel.

Day 3 DELHI - MANDAWA (230 KMs)
Morning after breakfast leave by car or coach for Mandawa. Sightseeing to Shekhawati, Nawalgarh, the havelis and more. On arrival transfer to Castle Mandawa Hotel. Overnight at the hotel.


Day 4 MANDAWA - SAMODE (160 KMs)
Morning after breakfast leave by car or coach for Samode. On arrival transfer to the Samode Palace. Afternoon sightseeing to Samode. Meals & Overnight at Samode Palace. 

Day 5 SAMODE - JAIPUR (47 KMs)
Morning after breakfast leave by car or coach for Jaipur. On arrival transfer to Hotel Mansingh. Afternoon sightseeing tour of the city, visiting the City Palace, Hawa Mahal, Jantar Mantar and a local bazaar. Overnight at the hotel.

Day 6 JAIPUR
Morning sightseeing tour of Amber Fort with elephant ride (or a jeep for anyone unready for the elephant...) Afternoon at leisure for shopping or R&R. Overnight at the hotel.

Day 7 JAIPUR - SARISKA (100 KMS)
Morning after breakfast leave by car or coach for Sariska. On arrival transfer to the Sariska Palace Hotel. Afternoon visit to the wildlife sanctuary. Overnight at the hotel.

Day 8 SARISKA - AGRA (250 KMS) Morning after breakfast leave by car or coach for Agra. Enroute visit the amazing abandoned city of Fatehpur Sikri. On arrival in Agra transfer to the Hotel Mansingh. Afternoon sightseeing tour of the city, visiting the world famous Taj Mahal and Agra Fort. Overnight at the Hotel. THE TAJ MAHAL IS CLOSED ON FRIDAYS

Day 9 AGRA - DELHI (210 KMS)  Morning after breakfast leave for Delhi. On arrival the remainder of the day is free. Late evening transfer to the International Airport to connect to your homeward flight.

The program includes a local guide and an air-conditioned vehicle in each city where the sightseeing tours are included. Three-star accommodations as noted with breakfast only unless other meals are noted in the itinerary. Extra fees in Sariska Wildlife Sanctuary of $10-$20 per person

Two to four people $1090 per person, twin sharing
Five to eight people $999 per person, twin sharing
Single room supplement $510


UPGRADE TO FOUR STAR HOTELS
The Fortune Select in Delhi; the Desert Resort in Mandawa; and the Holiday Inn in Jaipur and Agra. Add $280 per person twin-sharing to the three-star rates. Add $315 for a single room to the three-star rates plus the three-star single supplement.

UPGRADE TO THE FABULOUS RAMBAGH PALACE HOTEL IN JAIPUR

Add $230 per person twin sharing to the three-star or four-star rates. Add $300 for a single room to the three-star or four-star rates plus the applicable single supplement(s). Breakfast is not included in the room rate at the Rambagh.


ADD ON A TWO-DAY EXTENSION TO THE TEMPLES OF KHAJURAHO
Add $475 per person twin sharing to the three-star or four-star rates, $535 for a single room to the three-star or four-star rates plus the applicable single supplement(s). Train Fare approximately $20 per person additional

ADD ON A TWO-DAY EXTENSION TO GWALIOR, HEART OF THE RAJ
Add $380 per person twin sharing to the three-star or four-star rates, $425 for a single room to the three-star or four-star rates plus the applicable single supplement(s). Train Fare approximately $15 per person additional