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India is known all over the world for its extraordinarily diverse gastronomy and culinary range. A glimpse of this could be exemplified by the food which one can find in North India. In the following trip, you shall be setting on an expedition where you cover some of the prime sights in the country while tasting the very best of what each city has to offer to anyone who pays a visit. The weeklong trip shall take you a plethora of heritage, culture and tradition while filling in with lip smacking good food which shall leave you craving for more. So, get ready to set upon one of the greatest cultural and gastronomic expeditions which you have ever experienced! Dive in for this Holiday Package Tour of Street Food of North India.
The country’s capital is a hotspot for culture, architecture, heritage, tradition and food! Delhi will leave you spellbound at every nook and crevice with something special and extraordinary. On your arrival, a chauffeured vehicle shall await you at the airport. After having collecting your luggage, you shall be driven to your hotel in Delhi. Get comfortable and freshen up for the exciting day ahead. You can start with a classic Delhi breakfast. Drive to Old Delhi, Chandni Chowk where you can enjoy a hearty platter of Chole Bhature, one of the most iconic breakfasts in Delhi. One may also opt to have Nihari, a succulent non vegetarian dish. After having completed your breakfast, tour around Chandni Chowk and Old Delhi. Visit the Jama Masjid, which is the largest Mosque in the country. Shop for silver jewelry in Dariba Kalan. After all the Old Delhi sightseeing it is time for some lunch. You can head over to Karim’s for the ultimate Mughlai feast. You can savor on some chicken burra which is slow cooked and spiced and is one of the most ancient recipes on the menu. You can also try some mutton korma, tandoori chicken, kebabs along with naan or roti. Finish off the meal with a soothing and refreshing kheer. After filling your tummies, head to Red Fort to take a look around the majestic architecture. Once you’re done, you shall be chauffeured to India Gate, where you can have some ice cream and admire the architecture of the Rashtrapati Bhavan and India Gate. Once you’re done spending the relaxing evening in Lutyen’s Delhi, you can head to Connaught Place for a sumptuous dinner. Enjoy food at the United Coffee House, one of the earliest restaurants to have opened in this part of the city. With excellent quality of food, you shall have a vast range to pick from. From Indian food to continental, have what you’d like! Overnight stay at the hotel in Delhi.
This morning, after having a filling buffet breakfast at your hotel, you can start your journey towards the city of love, Agra. En route you can stop on the way to enjoy some dhaba styled brunch, which is one of the heartiest and most authentic brunch which you will come across in the country. Dhabas are a popular place for people to eat at while on road trips. They are extremely affordable and high on quality. Aloo paranthas along with some curd should be a perfect meal to get you ready for the rest of the journey ahead. Once in Agra, check into your hotel. After having freshened up, head out to tour the Taj Mahal, one of the world’s seven wonders. This astounding feat of architecture shall leave you in awe. Looking at the Taj Mahal is one of the most beautiful experiences, which you shall ever have. Return to your hotel and stay overnight at the hotel in Agra.
Today, check out from your hotel and drive to Jaipur via Fatehpur Sikri. Explore the gorgeous architecture of the Buland Darwaza and the marble Tomb of Salim Chishti, one of the most beautifully cut structures from white marble. Rajasthan is one of the most spectacular states in the country when it comes to heritage, history and architecture, and Jaipur is an excellent start to your Rajasthan journey. Known as the Pink City, Jaipur is full of architectural wonders to be explored in the day ahead. Check into your hotel and get ready for a classic Rajasthani breakfast. Enjoy a platter of Dal Bati Churma, one of Rajasthan’s most iconic dishes. Rest of the day at leisure. In the evening stroll around the local markets. Overnight stay at the hotel in Jaipur.
Get ready to continue your tour of Jaipur by visiting Amer Fort. Admire the stellar architecture of the fort and the immense craftsmanship which can be seen. You can also visit Jaigarh Fort followed by Nahargarh Fort. After having visited them, time for a hearty lunch. Feast on a platter of laal Maas along with bajra rotis or rice. Laal Maas is one of Rajasthan’s most popular recipes and is a must try. Later on, go for shopping and stop by at the Hawa Mahal. Your dinner at Rajasthan shall consist of Ker Sangri, a tangy pickled desert vegetable that is consumed along with bajra rotis. You will also get to try Mohan maas, another popular recipe of Rajasthan. Overnight stay at the hotel in Jaipur.
The Blue City is one of the most surreal cities in India. Houses are painted blue one after another in order to protect its residents from the Rajasthani heat and keep the interiors cool. Today start your Holiday Package Tour of Street Food of North India towards the Blue city from Jaipur. On your arrival, check in at the hotel. Rest of the day at leisure. Overnight stay at the hotel in Jodhpur.
This morning, after having a filling buffet breakfast at your hotel, head out to visit the Mehrangarh Fort which sits on top of the hill and the city has been dotted all over the hill, cascading down from the colossal and muscular fort. To reach Mehrangarh Fort, you may either hike your way up the hill or be chauffeured to the Fort Gate. Have a scrumptious platter of pyaz kachori for a classic Rajasthani snack post all the hiking. Once done with gazing at the Mehrangarh fort, enjoy a platter of Gattey ka Pulao, which is a flavorsome combination of freshly cooked rice along with spicy gatte. Cleanse the palette with Churma ladoo, a popular mouthwateringly delicious dessert. Spend the evening exploring the streets and locales of the Blue City by yourself. Admire the architecture of the havelis around. As night falls, get ready for a sensational Rajasthani dinner. Enjoy Machchilli Jaisamandi, a fish based dish. Consumed with either rice or bread, this is one dinner which shall leave your taste buds craving for more. Overnight stay at the hotel in Jodhpur.
This morning, pack and start your journey to reach the City of Lakes, which is one of the most majestic cities of India. On the way to Udaipur stop at Ranakpur Jain temple complex, the beautiful marble architecture. On your arrival in Udaipur check-in the hotel, fresh up a little and then head over for a filling lunch. You shall be treated to Rajasthani Kadi, a dish which goes quite well with rice. Explore the City Palace, one of the prime spots in the city. Admire the marvelous architecture and learn more about the heritage of Udaipur. Keep your evening free to head over to Lake Pichola, an artificial fresh water lake which was created during 1362. Later in the evening enjoy boat ride on Lake Pichola. Once you are done, head back to your hotel for an overnight stay. You can also try several roof top restaurants facing Pichola Lake for your special dinner. Stay overnight at hotel in Udaipur.
This morning, pack your luggage and head over to the airport. Your Holiday Package Tour of Street Food of North India ends here. Reach the airport to board your flight for your onward destination.