After pick up from the central location in Delhi you will be dropped off at your hotel for rest and refreshing. After that, you can start your Delhi sightseeing tour which will be the first clash with India and a really enormous and busy city.
The driver will show you Old Delhi and you will be taken for a memorable and exciting rickshaw ride to Chandi Chowk in a narrow street of Old Delhi. You will be shown places like Kinari Bazar – a wedding market where you will be able to see a visual kaleidoscope of colors. The next stop will be Jama Masjid (the biggest 400-year-old mosque in India). The Rickshaw will take you to the aromatic and really exotic spice market Khari Baoli and stop to take a picture of the Red Fort. Later on, visit the cremation place of Mahatma Gandhi. After that, you will be taken for sightseeing of a few important landmarks in New Delhi such as India Gate and the nearby Raj path where The Parliament House and the Secretariat buildings are situated. The next place which is an absolute must is a famous Sikh temple called Gurudwara Bangla Sahib where you can see a stunning marble temple complex as well as the kitchen where food is prepared by hundreds of volunteers for the people in need in the name of the idea of unity. Even 40 thousand people are fed every single day. In the end, you will be taken to the New Delhi center for a walk and maybe shopping to see the contrast between the Old and New parts of the city. Overnight at the hotel.
After breakfast travel to the pink city - Jaipur. Check-in the hotel and start sightseeing with the guide.
First, do the sightseeing at the Royal Palace. After that do the sightseeing of Hawa Mahal - a characteristic pink wall with more than 1000 small windows and do the shopping at the local market.
Cooking classes are organized in the evening. Overnight at the hotel.
After breakfast visits the magnificent fort situated in Amber town near Jaipur. Later on, stop at the Jal Mahal and take a picture of the beautiful palace on the water. Next, visit a place where the tombs of the Kings of Jaipur can be admired - Gaitor tombs. After that, you will be taken to the complex of Monkey temples - Galta Gi situated on the picturesque hills. Overnight at the hotel.
Additional attractions can be added on your request;
Hot balloon ride or rickshaw ride.
After breakfast journey to Agra. Agra is a home for one of the seven wonders in the world the symbol of eternal love -The Taj Mahal. The monument was built by the emperor Shahjahan in loving memory of his beloved wife Mumtaz Mahal. It is located on the banks of Yamuna and brings huge tourism to Agra. Meet the guide and do local sightseeing in Agra. First, you will do sightseeing at the monument on the UNESCO list - Agra Fort which is one of the most wonderful forts in India. Later on, you will have an opportunity to spend some time at the market in Agra. Overnight at the hotel.
Note - Please note that sightseeing at the Taj Mahal depends on the date of arrival. Taj Mahal is closed on Friday, so in this case, we show The Taj Mahal one day before or late at the sunset or the sunrise.
Visit the symbol of love Taj Mahal with the guide down. After breakfast drive to the small Hindu town of Orchha. Once a princely state, Orchha lies in the Bundelkhand region of Madhya Pradesh. The town of Orchha was founded in the 15th century AD and in today's world it is renowned for its numerous temples, palaces, and forts. Highly popular amongst them are the Jehangir Mahal of Orchha (Classic Mughal architecture), Raj Mahal, and Laxmi Narayan temple (mural paintings). Overnight at the hotel.
Note - Please note that sightseeing at the Taj Mahal depends on the arrival date. Taj Mahal is closed on Friday, so in this case, we show The Taj Mahal one day before or late at the sunset or the sunrise.
After breakfast travel to Khajuraho which is famous for eastern and western groups of temples. Khajuraho is known for its cluster of Hindu and Jain temples. Under this, you would visit Laxmi & Varaha temples, Kandariya Mahadev temple, and Devi Jagdambi temple. Overnight at the hotel.
After early breakfast travel to Varanasi which is the most significant city for Hinduism. Check-in at the hotel and refresh. Enjoy a boat cruise on the Ganga river watching "Arti" in the evening - a spectacular ceremony of offering fire to the Gods. Overnight at the hotel.
After breakfast, leave for Sarnath (6 km away). Sarnath in the northeast of Varanasi is where Lord Buddha delivered his first sermon after attaining enlightenment. A highly sacred Buddhist religious place, Sarnath lies at the confluence of two rivers-Ganga and Gomati. Popular attractions here are Dhamek Stupa, Sarnath Museum, and Chaukhandi Stupa. Post that return back to Varanasi. You would visit the Alamgir mosque, Dashashwamedh ghat, and Bharat Mata temple in Varanasi. Overnight stay at Varanasi.
Breakfast at the hotel. Drive to the Nepal border and later check-in at the hotel in Lumbini. Overnight at the hotel.
After breakfast visit the site where Buddha was born and many temples. Later, travel to Chitwan national park, the biggest in Asia. n Pokhara. Chitwan National Park is the most famous national park in Nepal which offers 450 species of birds including four species of deer, leopard, sloth bear, wild boar, and many other wildlife. This park is well known for its one-horned Rhinoceros and is a shelter for a few Royal Bengal Tigers. Besides this Chitwan also supports a great variety of flora and fauna. Dinner at Hotel. Overnight at Lodge at Chitwan.Check-in at the hotel near the park. Overnight at the hotel.
Morning safari in the park You can choose an elephant ride or a jeep safari. Admire the beauty of nature and animal species. Later on breakfast in the hotel. Travel to Pokhara. Pokhara is the gateway to the Himalayas. The Pokhara valley is the second biggest valley in the central hilly region of Nepal after Kathmandu. Overnight at the hotel.
Leisure time in Pokhara which you can spend having a boat ride on the Phewa lake with a stopover at Varahi temple, do some shopping and sightseeing - local temples and the Devi waterfall. You will also see the Bindhyabasini Temple is the oldest in the city of Pokhara. It regularly attracts many locals, Nepalis from across the country, and foreigners alike. The main temple is devoted to the goddess Bindhyabasini, a Bhagawati who is the incarnation of Kali.
At your request, early morning trekking to the viewpoint of Sarangkot can be organized. You can also try helicopter flights or paragliding in the valley.
After all the leisure activities and sightseeing drive to Kathmandu. The evening is at leisure. Overnight at the hotel.
In the morning we start our sightseeing by visiting Durbar Square. Durbar Square is the spiritual heart of Kathmandu. The old royal palace at the center of the city was surrounded by temples and other important buildings. After Durbar Square we will visit Swayambhunath. The stupa at Swayambhunath is the most important and oldest site of Buddhist worship in Nepal. Swayambhunath Stupa is famous for Buddha's eyes, which seem to observe the world from all 4 directions. After Swayambhunath we visit Bodnath. Bodnath is the largest Stupa in Nepal, its massive mandala makes it one of the largest spherical stupas in Nepal and the world. The influx of large populations of refugees from Tibet has seen the construction of over 50 gompas around Boudha. Now we proceed to the temple city of Pashupatinath, Nepal's most important Hindu pilgrim site on the banks of the Bagmati river. The temple of Pashupatinath is dedicated to the god Shiva. Overnight at the hotel.
Morning flight over the Himalayas on request (200 USD per person). Embark on a mountain flight in Nepal for a panoramic encounter with the highest peaks on earth. The plane departs from Kathmandu and flies alongside the Himalayas to give you eye-level views of snow-capped peaks before bringing you back in just one hour.
After breakfast travel to Patan. Patan was the second largest town in the valley. The temple architecture here gave this city fame to be unique and most beautiful. The square contains ancient places, temples, and shrines noted for their exquisite carvings. The former royal palace complex is the center of Patan's religious and social life and houses a museum containing an array of bronze statues and religious objects. After Patan, we proceed to Bhaktapur, the third biggest city in the valley. Bhaktapur has preserved its medieval character better than Patan. Overnight at the hotel.
Transfer to the airport for a fight to Delhi. Transfer to the hotel or another location in Delhi.