Taj Mahal with Ranthambore Tiger Tour

Duration : 08 Days / 07 Nights
Destination : Delhi - Agra - Jaipur - Ranthambhore - Delhi
Palce to visit : All Delhi Tourist Spots, Taj Mahal, Agra Fort, Fatehpur Sikri Fort, Amber Fort, Palace of winds, Ranthambore National Park, Ranthambore Fort

  • Jeep Safari to Sariska National Park
    Day 01: Arrive Delhi
    Arrive at Delhi International airport. On arrival in Delhi, the guest will be met by our representative and transferred to hotel. Overnight at hotel.

    Day 02: Delhi
    This morning you will be taken to visit Old Delhi - Former centre of Moghul Power, Old Delhi offers ancient monuments, narrow streets and bustling bazaars. Drive past the Red Fort, built in 1648 and board the 'rickshaw ride' for a unique experience from the Red Fort, through "Chandni Chowk" or Silver Street, experiencing the sights and sounds of this very busy avenue-heading west from the Fort. Later visit the Jama Masjid, the greatest mosque in India and completed in 1658 by Shah Jahan who also built the Taj Mahal, and the Raj Ghat, the simple memorial to Mahatma Gandhi.

    This afternoon you will be taken to visit New Delhi - drive past the stately government buildings of the British Era designed by Lutyens, including the India Gate & the Presidential Palace. Continue onto the beautiful Humayuns tomb of the Mughal era & predecessor of the world famous Taj Mahal. End the tour at the towering minaret of Qutab Minar. Overnight at hotel.

    Day 03: Delhi - Agra
    Morning drive to Agra ( 203 Kms) Upon arrival in Agra check into hotel. Afternoon visit famous Taj Mahal and Red Fort.

    Taj Mahal - This most famous Moghul monument was constructed by Emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his wife Mumtaz Mahal "the lady of the Taj". It has been described as the most extravagant monument ever built for love, for the emperor was heartbroken when Mumtaz died after 17 years of marriage, during the birth of her 14th child.The central structure has four small domes surrounding the huge, central dome. Above the tombs of Mumtaz Mahal and Shah Jahan are false tombs, a common practice in Indian mausoleums. (Taj Mahal is closed on Friday).

    Red Fort - lies on the bend of the river Yamuna, almost in the heart of the town. It was built by Akbar as his citadel over the years 1563-73 in the finest architectural style. It has imposing gates and walls of red sandstone and a moat. Overnight at hotel.

    Day 04: Agra - Jaipur
    Morning drive to Jaipur( 221 Kms ) enroute visiting Fatehpur Sikri. Upon arrival in Jaipur check into hotel.

    Fatehpur Sikri the deserted, red sandstone city that was built by Emperor Akbar as his capital and palace in the 16th century. Also visit the Bulund Darwaza the largest gateway in the world.

    Thereafter continue drive to Jaipur. Upon arrival in Jaipur - check into the hotel.
    Overnight at hotel.

    Day 05: Jaipur
    Morning tour of the impressive Amber Fort, situated on a ridge just outside Jaipur City. At the foot of the hill you will mount your caparisoned elephant for the slow but steady climb up to the main gate, making your entrance in the time honored fashion. The Fort, completed in the early 18th century, took over 100 years to build and now, although deserted, offers a fascinating insight into the lifestyle of the Moghul ruling families.

    Afternoon tour of the City - "The Pink City" is spectacularly set within surrounding rugged hills, dotted with ancient ruined fortresses. Your tour will include the imposing City Palace, still home to the Maharaja although several of the rooms are now open to the public. Many antiques and artifacts belonging to the ruling family are housed here, including a collection of weaponry. You will also visit the Hawa Mahal "Palace of the Winds", and the open-air Jantar Mantar Observatory to see the vast astronomical instruments. Enjoy a stroll through the colourful bazaar before returning to your hotel. Overnight at hotel.

    Day 06: Jaipur - Ranthambore
    Morning drive to Ranthambore (157 Kms ) Upon arrival check into hotel.
    Rajasthan Ranthambore Wildlife Tours Sanctuary - Rajasthan's most renowned Rajasthan Ranthambore Tiger Tour Package, it is 400 sq kms of dry deciduous forest, perfect natural habitat for tigers, and is set in the Aravalli and Vindhya hills, dotted with pavilions and dominated by a hilltop fort. Ranthambore was one of the hunting preserves of the former rulers of Jaipur and because of this the Maharajas ensured the environment was preserved and the forest and their inhabitants well protected. It has a good population of tiger and their prey species, and has been declared a "Project Tiger" reserve. Rajasthan Wildlife Tours includes blue bull, black buck, spotted deer or cheetal, wild boar, a large variety of bird species and, if very lucky, the rarely seen leopard.

    Afternoon game viewing in the sanctuary by jeep.
    Overnight at hotel.

    Day 07: Ranthambore
    Early morning and late afternoon, game viewing in the sanctuary by jeep. Overnight at hotel.

    Day 08: Ranthambore - Delhi Morning transfer to Railway Station to board train Kota Janshatabdi for Delhi.
  • ACTIVITIES on Taj Mahal with Ranthambore Tiger Tour:

    Delhi Sightseeing
    Agra Sightseeing
    Jaipur Sightseeing
    Jeep Safari to Ranthambore National Park
    Visit to Ranthambore Fort

    Things to carry on Taj Mahal with Ranthambore Tiger Tour:

    A pair of floaters.
    Two pairs of shorts
    Tees and lowers (a minimum of two each).
    A pair of sunglasses, if possible with straps to tie them.
    A cap and sunscreen lotion (preferably SPF 30)
    A waterproof watch
    A warm jacket and a sweatshirt for the evenings (Winters only).

  • Inclusions
    - All Transport and hotel transfer as per the mention itinerary
    - Jeep Safari to Ranthambore National Park
    - Jungle walk as per the tour plan

    - Any kind of transport other then the mention in itinerary
    - extra ordered meals
    - Any kind of Ticket and entry fee

  • Hotel names will be shared on request.

  • Available on request

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