19 NIGHTS / 20 DAYS
Delhi – Agra – Orcha – Khajuraho - Panna National Park - Satna – Allahabad – Sitamarhi - Sindra Island – Varanasi – Gorakhpur – Chitwan – Pokhara - Kathmandu
DAYS 1 - 2 Delhi
Arrival at Delhi airport and included transfer to your hotel. You can arrive at any time on Day 1 as there are no activities planned until the important welcome meeting with your tour leader.
Delhi known locally as ‘Dilli’. The metropolis incessantly buzzes with life, and a remarkable contrast exists between the historic Old City and the wide avenues of New Delhi. Visit Humayun’s Tomb, Qutub Minar, Lotus Temple, Raj Ghat and India Gate.
Day 3 Agra
Arrive Agra by Private Car en route visit Sikandra Fort – Tomb of Akbar. On arrival transfer to hotel. Agra is the one of the prominent destinations of the World Tourism map, with three heritage monuments - Fatehpur Sikri, Red Fort and Taj Mahal – one of the seven wonders of the world! Visit Red Fort and Taj Mahal.
Day 4 Orchha
Board train for Jhansi, arrive and transfer to Orccha. The town was the seat of an eponymous former princely state of central India, in the Bundelkhand region. Visit Chanderi - Home of ancient Hindu and Jain temple ruins, fragments, statues, and idols in modern and medieval temples. Overnight stay at Hotel.
Day 5 Khajuraho
Proceed to Khajuraho by Private Car. One of the most popular tourist destinations in India, Khajuraho has the largest group of medieval Hindu and Jain temples, famous for their erotic sculpture. Visit Western group of Temples and enjoy sound and light show. Overnight stay at hotel.
Days 6 – 7 Panna National Park
Post breakfast depart for Panna National Park in Private Car. Later enjoy morning and afternoon game drive in shared Jeep. The park is inhabited with Tigers, Leopard, Wolf, the sloth bear and host of lesser fauna. Overnight stay at hotel / resort.
Day 8 Allahabad
Transfer to Satna Railway Station to board train for Allahabad. Arrive and transfer to hotel for overnight Stay.
Days 9 Vindhyachal
Depart for Vindhyachal by Private Car, arrive and start sailing down the Ganges River to Hindu pilgrimage town of Vindhyachal - a town in Mirzapur District. Overnight stay at Camps.
Day 10 Chunar
Post breakfast start sailing down the River with visit of Devi Temple
en route visit Mirzapur - the city surrounded by hills and famous for its artwork and craftsmanship. Arrive Sindra Island. Later visit Chunargarh Fort and Ramgarh Fort. Overnight stay at Camps.
Day 11 Varanasi
Breakfast at Campsite and thereafter start sailing for Varanasi.
Varanasi is a city situated on bank of the River Ganga (Ganges) and is regarded as holy by Hindus, Buddhists and Jains, and is one of the oldest continually inhabited cities in the world. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 12 Gorakhpur
Post breakfast in time transfer to Railway Station to board train for Gorakhpur. Arrive and transfer to hotel.
Day 13 Lumbini
Post breakfast depart for Lumbini by car. Lumbini is the birth place of Siddhartha Gautama, who as the Buddha Gautama founded the Buddhist tradition. Arrive and check in at your hotel. Visit Mayadevi Garden and Monasteries.
Days 14 – 15 Chitwan National Park
Depart for Chitwan in private car. Chitwan National Park – is the first national park in Nepal. Enjoy Elephant Safari, Canoe Ride and Stick Dance performed by Tharu Community. Also visit Elephant Breeding Centre.
Days 16 - 17 Pokhara
Early morning depart for Pokhara by car. Pokhara lies on an important old trading route between China and India. Many of the mountains around Pokhara still have medieval ruins. Visit Sarangkot for beautiful view of Sunrise and later boat ride at Fewa Lake. Later visit David’s Fall, Vindyabasini Temple and Gupteshwar Caves.
Days 18 – 19 Kathmandu
Depart for Kathmandu by car. Kathmandu is now the premier cultural and economic hub of Nepal. Transfer to hotel for 2 nights stay. In Kathmandu various monuments are listed under the UNESCO World Heritage Site”. Visit Pashupati Nath, Bauddhanath Stupa, Patan Heritage Durbar Square, Swyambhunath Stupa and later half day Excursion to Bhaktapur Durbar Square at Nagarkot.
Day 20 Depart
In time transfer to Airport to board flight for onward destination.