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Revel in a breathtaking adventure with our India bestseller Tour with Varanasi which covers amazing destinations like Delhi, Jaipur, Agra and Varanasi.
Starting from the capital of India, this package offers a glimpse of some of the most iconic sights in Delhi like RedFort and the President House, Parliament, etc. The next stop, which is the pink city Jaipur mesmerises the travellers with their wide diversity of majestic palaces and forts like the Amber Palace, City Palace and the Hawa Mahal etc.
As one reaches the abode of Taj Mahal, Agra, they get a chance to get transported to the past with the stupendous Mughal architecture of the forts and shrines.
But the biggest highlight of our package is our tour of Varanasi, the spiritual capital of North India. From getting to shop devotional items along the hustling-bustling streets to losing oneself in the awe-inspiring evening aarti across the Ganga ghats, it is truly a once in a lifetime experience. The early morning boat rides across the ghats, the sight of funeral pyres to the excursion across Sarnath, the whole journey leaves an indelible mark on the soul which stays with one for life.
Your tour will commence with your arrival at Delhi, where you will will be graciously escorted by our representative and taken to your hotel.
On the first morning, you will visit Raj Ghat, the memorial built to commemorate Mahatma Gandhi, the father of our Nation. As you travel past the Majestic Red Fort, you will reach your next destination, Jama Masjid. Closer by is the eclectic Chandni Chowk Market, where you can shop for interesting jewellery and clothes.
Your afternoon travel will include visits to the Qutub Minar, Humayun tomb and India Gate, all major historical highlights of Delhi. The first day of your Golden Triangle tour will culminate with a drive across the Parliament House, President's House and other Government Secretarial Buildings to a final visit to the Lakshminarayan temple. Your overnight stay will be at Delhi.
Highlights: Delhi - Visit Raj Ghat, Jama Masjid, Qutab Minar, Humayun's Tomb, Laxmi Narayan Temple & drive past Red Fort, Chandni Chowk, President House, Parliament. etc.
The next morning you will start bright and early for Jaipur, the pink city of India. Here you can spend your time strolling through the vibrant crowded streets, revel in the unique jaipur bazaars or visit any other place of interest as the vehicle will be at your disposal. The overnight stay will be at Jaipur.
The third day of your tour will start with visiting the Amber Fort, the earlier capital of Jaipur. Every room of this fort, like Sukh Niwas, is an architectural marvel and will steal your breath away. The day will be followed by visiting other historical monuments like Maharaja City Palace, Jantar Mantar, and Hawa Mahal. The rest of the day of the tour can be spent by visiting the garden, the business center or shopping at the local market, as per your wish. The overnight stay will be at Jaipur.
Highlights: Jaipur - Visit Amer Fort, City Palace, Jantar Mantar & drive past Hawa Mahal.
On the fourth day of the Bestseller India Tour, you will travel to Agra via Fatehpur Sikri, one of UNESCO’s world heritage site. The next highlights of the day would be Jama Masjid, the Tomb of Salim Chishti, the five storied Panch Mahal and Buland Darwaza. The rest of the day, you can visit other graceful monuments like Ibadat Khana, Mariam-uz-Zamani's palace, Naubat Khana and Birbal's house, and spend the rest of the afternoon at your leisure. The overnight stay will be at Agra.
Highlights: Visit Fatehpur Sikri.
On the fifth day of the Golden triangle tour, we will drive you to two prominent historical marvels of Agra. The first would be Taj Mahal, one of the seven wonders of the world and the second would be Agra Fort, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The rest of the day, you can tour at your own discretion, check out various handicraft and marble work, and prepare yourself to go to Varanasi after an overnight stay at Agra.
Highlights: Agra – Visit Taj Mahal & Agra Fort.
On the sixth day, you will be driven to Delhi airport for your Varanasi flight. After you alight and touchdown at Varanasi, we will drive you to your hotel. The rest of the day you can discover this beautiful holy city at your pace, stroll across the vibrant bazaars of Varanasi and pick small mementos to take back home. Varanasi, also called Benares, has been the touted as the cultural and spiritual capital of North India for years. Best seller India tour allows you to explore this city at your leisure to discover the spiritual side of you. In the evening when the dusk falls, you can optionally attend the Ganga aarti that is held every day at the Ghats. With the sadhus and devotees singing chants in symphony, it is one of the most magical experience one can have. After the prayer you can go back to the hotel and rest.
Your next day will start early with an adventurous boat trip across the river Ganges to take you to different ghats. Two such ghats where you will find throngs of devotees praying would be Manikarnika and Harishchandra ghats. These Ghats are one of the holiest places, where people don’t just take a holy dip, but also get their loved ones cremated. The reason is the strong belief among Indians that whosoever dies in Varanasi and gets cremated on the bank of river Ganga achieves salvation. So, one of the fascinating sights you will find across the bank will be of several funeral pyres burning.
After the holy Hindu ritual, you can decide to spend the rest of the day relaxing or travel to Sarnath, which as per the stories is the deer park where Buddha gave his first sermon after attaining enlightenment. By the time you come back, it would dark and you could explore some more or go back to the hotel for an overnight stay.
Highlights: Varanasi - Boat ride on the River Ganges visiting the Manikarnika and Harishchandra ghats.
On the eighth day of your Best seller India tour, you will be sent back to Delhi. From there you can hop on to your next flight or wait till your onward flight arrives. Since most flights depart after midnight, night accommodation will not be provided in Delhi
Depart for your return/onward journey. Marks the End of your Indian Golden Triangle Varanasi travel package.