18 Nights / 19 Days
Delhi - Varanasi - Khajuraho - Orchha - Gwalior - Agra - Jaipur - Chhatrasagar - Deogarh - Udaipur - Jodhpur - Jaisalmer - Jodhpur - Delhi
India has nearly 5000 years old history to share with its travelers, historians, archeologists. The medieval temples, rock cut caves, palaces, forts or the exhibits of the majestic lifestyle of the Indian emperors; all boast of the royal traditions once followed religiously in India. The Heritage India Tour Package conducted by Vardhman Vacations is an effort to familiarize the Indians as well as the foreigners with the rich Indian legacy. Your dream of realizing the degree of comfort and luxury observed by the royal families of North India turns true with our privileged Incredible India Heritage Tour Packages.
The key features of the heritage India tour Packages are the heritage hotels that dot India. Most of the heritage hotels in India are located in Rajasthan then Himachal Pradesh, Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh and other Indian states. The royal stays in heritage hotels of Rajasthan, India ensure that you enjoy the most comfortable and luxurious stay in India while experiencing the rich and cultural heritage of the Incredible India. The museums and monuments to make the ideal way of enjoying the heritage holiday tour of India.
The Palace on Wheels is one of the luxury trains of India that showcases the heritage of India in the most royal and luxurious fashion. The heritage tour has a fixed itinerary. The train travels through princely Rajasthan, Jaipur, Chittaurgarh, Udaipur, Sawai Madhopur, Jaisalmer, Jodhpur, and Bharatpur as its principal highlights. Thus, whatever aspect of India you would like to experience in the heritage tours we will offer a customized tour to suit your requirements.
Begin your tour.
Arrive into Delhi
Welcome to Vardhman's 'Heritage India Tour Package'. On arrival in Delhi, you will be met and transfered by our representative to hotel. Rest of the day free at leisure
This morning after a leisurely breakfast we will proceed for the sightseeing of Delhi.
Combined city tour of New Delhi & Old Delhi
Visit Qutab Minar, Humayun's tomb, Lakshminarayan Temple , a modern Hindu Temple , Parliament House, Government Secretarial Building and Connaught place, the shopping centre of New Delhi .
Visit Red Fort, built in 1648 by Mughal Emperor Shahjehan, Jama Masjid, one of the largest Mosque of India, Raj Ghat and Shanti Vana, the cremation sites of Mahatama Gandhi and Jawaharlal Nehru. Also drive past Chandni Chowk, shopping centre of Old Delhi. Enjoy the Dances of India show in the evening.
This morning after breakfast transfer to airport to board the flight to Varanasi. Upon arrival, you will be met and transferred to hotel
City tour of Varanasi
visit the Bharat Mata Temple with a big relief map of India in Marble, Durga Temple, Tulsi Manas Mandir, Banaras Hindu
University, which has an art gallery and the mosque of Moghul Emperor Aurangazeb, built on the site of an ancient Hindu Temple.
This morning after breakfast drive to Daswamedh Ghat and take a boat ride on the sacred river Ganges to see the cremation Ghats and witness the living traditions of one of the world's oldest and most important religions. Later transfer to airport for flight to Khajuraho. upon arrival, check into hotel Rest of the day free at leisure
This morning after breakfast, proceed for a full day tour of the Exotic temples (Eastern & Southern) of Khajuraho. Evening visit to the SHILPA GRAM for seeing the local artisans at work. and also enjoy the colorful dances show.
This morning after breakfast drive to Gwalior and enroute visit Orchha then transfer to hotel. Orchha which is a medieval city founded by Bundela rulers with palaces & temples of the 16th & 17th century which have remarkably withstood the onslaught of time. The city is picturesquely flanked by the river Betwa. Visit of the surrounding fortress & local Ram Raja Tample.
After breakfast at the hotel, depart for a sightseeing city tour of Gwalior.
Visit the historic Gurjari Mahal, Man Mandir Palace, Sas Bahu ka Mandir, Royal Palace, the Suraj Kund in the fort and also the Scindia Palace and cenotaphs.
After visiting Gwalior, drive to Agra and transfer into hotel.
Visit TAJ MAHAL at sunset.
This morning after breakfast proceed for sight-seeing city tour of Agra.
City tour of Agra
Visit Taj Mahal, Red fort & Tomb of Itmad-ud-Daula. Later you will visit a marble gallery - the flagship store in Agra which offers an excellant range of white marble, fashionable wear & exotic wooden articles, truly a one stop shop!
This morning after breakfast drive to Jaipur and transfer into hotel.
Rest of the day free at leisure.
After breakfast proceed for Amber Fort. Enjoy the fort ascent on elephant back in a royal manner.
Enjoy the experience the wonders of this magicial pink city, as you proceed on a tour of Amber fort (optional: Elephant Safari). Later visit the Jagmandir or the Hall of victory glitterning with mirrors, Maharaja's City Palace and the Observatory. Drive past Hawa Mahal or the Palace of Winds and through the rose pink residential and business areas of Jaipur. Rest of the day free for shopping.
This morning after breakfast drive to NIMAJ (Chhatrasagar) and transfer into hotel. Experience the warm hospitality, and enjoy some truly delicious Indian and traditional Rajasthani meals cooked with farm fresh vegetables in the family kitchen.The campsite, situated on the dam, offers breathtaking views of the sunrise, sunset and the aravalli ranges on the horizon.
After breakfast drive to Udaipur enroute visit Deogarh and upon arrival at Udaipur check into your hotel. Rest of the day at leisure.
After a leisurely breakfast, proceed on a sightseeing tour of Udaipur
City tour of Udaipur
Visit the City Palace, Jagdish Temple, drive around Fatehsagar Lake, Sahelion ki Bari (Queen resort for her friends) and Bhartiya Lok Kala Mandir (Folk Art Museum), the Winter Palace and the big City Palace with museum, short drive to the tempels of Nagda and to the tempelcomplex of Eklingji (by 6 PM if possible), boat trip: Jagmandir Island.
Boat Cruise on Lake Pichola
Boat curise on Lake Pichola 4km long and 3km broad, surrounded by splendid hills, Palaces, temples bathing ghats and embankments
After breakfast drive to Jodhpur. Upon Arrival at Jodhpur check into your pre-booked hotel. Rest of the day is at leisure
After breakfast proceed on a city tour of Jodhpur.
Visit the Mehrangarh Fort, situated on a low sandstone hill, including Moti Mahal and Phool Mahal. Also visit Jaswant Thada, an imposing marble memorium built in 1899 and the Museum located in the Umaid Public gardens, in the evening a walk in the old city.
This morning drive to Jaisalmer. Upon arrival at Jaisalmer check into hotel.
Rest of the day at leisure.
After a leisurly breakfast, proceed for full day sightseeing tour of The Golden City - Jaisalmer. It is in the heart of the Great Indian Desert. Its temple, fort and palaces are all built of yellow stone. The city is a mass of intricately carved buildings, facades and elaborate balconies. Visit the JAISALMER FORT - The oldest living Fort in the world. See the Patwon-Ki-Havelies, Salim-Singh-Ki-Haveli and Gandhi Sagar Tank. Also visit Barabagh Hill.
In the afternoon, proceed to the SAM SAND DUNES for visiting the typical Rajasthani Desert Village. View the sunset from the dunes, as the sky is set on fire. Return to the village for dinner amidst Rajasthani musicians playing haunting tunes.
This morning after breakfast drive to Jodhpur and transfer into hotel.
Rest of the day free at leisure.
This morning after breakfast proceed to the airport to board the flight to Delhi. On arrival, board the connecting flight for your onward journey to back home with sweet and unforgettable memories of your Vardhman's 'Heritage India Tour Package' escorted by Vardhman Vacations.