Essential India

Package No: SP998
Departures: Daily

Snow-capped mountains, golden beaches, ancient civilizations, the Taj Mahal in Agra, India blends the old with the new and welcomes visitors into its melting pot of cultures. See the real India in a Culture Vulture tour that introduces visitors to New Delhi. Enjoy a cup of Chai, see the markets of exotic foods, visit the bazaar, see some Hindu temples and view historical sites. Knowledgeable and friendly guides talk about the 1857 Mutiny and the struggle for independence led by Mahatma Gandhi.

Visitors to India should also see the Mother Theresa Ashram in Kolkota, the Charminar Mosque in Hyderabad, the famous Bull Temple of Bangalore and the palaces of Jaipur.

DepartureCyprus-Larnaca
DestinationIndia
Month AvailabilityOctober 2022, November 2022, December 2022, January 2023, February 2023, March 2023, April 2023, May 2023, July 2023, August 2023, September 2023, October 2023
INCLUDED

Air tickets Larnaca - Delhi - Larnaca in economy class via stopover.

2 nights' accommodation in Welcome Hotel Dwarka in Delhi on Half Board basis.

1 night accommodation in Desert Resort hotel in Mandawa on Half Board basis.

2 nights' accommodation in Ramada hotel in Jaipur on Half Board basis.

1 night accommodation in Howard The Fern hotel in Agra on Half Board basis.

1 night accommodation in Welcome Hotel Dwarka in Delhi on Half Board basis.

All transfers, excursions and sightseeing tours as per the itinerary in air-conditioned vehicle.

Road taxes, parking fee, fuel charges, Inter-state taxes.

English speaking local guide for sightseeing / excursion tours.

Shoe Covers for Entering mosque/Temples.

Joy Elephant ride at Amber Fort, Jaipur (Subject to availability of Elephants or else jeeps will be provided to ascend the Fort).

Camel Ride at Samode.

Lunch at Neemrana.

Local representative for assistance.

Government Service Tax.

NOT INCLUDED

Any extra meal which is not mentioned in above program.

Travel Insurance (Highly Recommended).

Expenses of personal nature like tips, laundry, telephone calls.

Camera fee during the sightseeing.

Note

PRICE GUARANTEE

We offer a lower price guarantee on all our packages. If you find a lower price for the same package within 24 hours of booking with our office, we will refund the difference. Only applies to offers where all services included are the same, namely same dates, flights, airlines and fare categories, hotels and room type, number of people involved, excursions and other services offered in the package.

Package reservations with low cost airlines (eg Ryanair, Easyjet, Wizzair) are excluded.

This proposal is an individual package that can be customized as per your preferences

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Day 1: Larnaca - Delhi

Departure from Larnaca airport with connection flight to Delhi  

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Day 2: Delhi

Welcome to India,a land of million dreams and 5000 years of history,culture and religions,culminating in a unique blend of tolerance and is today the largest democracy in the World. New Delhi India’s capital and fastest growing city,stands on the West bank of the Yamuna river.
Meeting and assistance at the airport upon arrival and transfer to hotel.

Overnight at the hotel.

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Day 3: Delhi

Breakfast at the hotel.
Morning sightseeing tour of Old Delhi. The tour will begin with a visit to The Jama Mosque built in 1650 AD,followed by a visit to the breathtaking Red Fort (1639-48),built by the Shah Jehan,creator of The Taj Mahal.Then we proceed on to Raj Ghat, which is the memorial of Mahatma Gandhi.
Afternoon sightseeing tour of New Delhi visiting Humayun’s Tomb (1565 AD),aptly called the predecessor of The Taj Mahal. Drive past near Safdarjung’s Tomb (1753 AD).
Visit the Qutab Minar (72 m high) the most perfect of towers Persian world. Within the Qutab complex, amidst the ruins of Quwat-ul-Islam mosque,stands the Iron pillar which has stood the variances of weather and has not rusted over 1500 years.The drive through New Delhi includes the Embassy area (Diplomatic enclave),Government buildings and Connaught Place and New Delhi’s main shopping area.

Overnight at the hotel.

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Day 4: Delhi - Mandawa

Breakfast at the hotel.
Drive from Delhi to Mandawa, enroute visit Neemrana Fort.Lunch at Neemrana Fort.
Continue your drive to Mandawa and upon arrival check-in at the hotel.
Afternoon,sightseeing tour of the town Mandawa, which lies in the heart of Shekhawati. A painted arched gateway adorned with Lord Krishna and his cows, leads to the bazaar. You can wander through the streets, where mansions of rich merchants are adorned with elaborate frescoes.

Overnight at the hotel.

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Day 5: Mandawa - Jaipur

Breakfast at the hotel.
Drive from Mandawa to Jaipur via Samode. Visit the Samode Palace, among the magnificent edifices that adorn the region of Rajasthan. Nestled picturesquely amidst rugged hills, the palace stands apart in serene splendor.
The quiet luxury offers a retreat into an aesthetically soothing environment. Stately corridors, frescoed walls ethereal audience halls, harmoniously reflect the skill of master craftsmen.
Also enjoy Camel ride in Samode.

Overnight at the hotel.

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Day 6: Jaipur

Breakfast at the hotel.
Morning excursion to Amber Fort. Make your ascent to the palace fortress on the gaily caparisoned elephant back.
Tour the chambers and hallways of the palace which are famous for the excellence of their design and decoration.
Afternoon, tour of Jaipur, popularly known as “The Pink City of Rajasthan”. Visit the unique Jantar Mantar Observatory, which was built in the 1700’s and yet even today, looks futuristic or almost surrealistic.
Visit the City Palace and its Museum, photo stop at the Hawa Mahal, also know as the Palace of Winds.

Overnight at the hotel.

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Day 7: Jaipur - Agra

Breakfast at the hotel.
Morning drive from Jaipur to Agra (221 kms/6 hours) enroute visiting Fatehpur Sikri the deserted, red sandstone city that was built by Emperor Akbar as his capital and palace in the 16th century.
Now deserted, this royal city, 37 kms southwest of Agra, was once capital of a mighty empire and its pink sandstone palaces bask in the refulgent glow of its magnificent past.
Also visit the Buland Darwaza (The Gate of Victory); set in the south wall, one of the greatest monuments of the Mughal empire and one of the finest Mughal buildings. It is 56.3 meters (176 ft) high, the effect of which is enhanced by a great flight of steps on the outside. It is a spectacular mass of masonry, which dominates the entire city, pierced by a huge central arch, and crowned by a romantic array of domed kiosks.
Continue your drive to Agra and upon arrival check-in at the hotel.
Rest of the day at leisure.

Overnight at the hotel.

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Day 8: Agra - Delhi

Breakfast at the hotel.
Morning, experience the TAJ MAHAL (closed on Fridays) one of the seven wonders of the world. This beautiful mausoleum in pure white marble, took 22 years and 22000 craftsmen to build it. This monument was built by Emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his beloved consort Mumtaz Mahal,
Also visit Agra Fort, whose maze of courtyard, mosque and private chambers reflect the grandeur of the Mughal Empire.
Afternoon drive from Agra to Delhi. On arrival check in the hotel. 

Overnight at the hotel.

 

 

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Day 9: Delhi - Larnaca

Transfer to daily airport for your return flight to Larnaca

Essential India
10-2022
Room Category Single Double Triple Quad Child Book
Hotels 4* & 5* 1699.00€
11-2022
Room Category Single Double Triple Quad Child Book
Hotels 4* & 5* 1699.00€
12-2022
Room Category Single Double Triple Quad Child Book
Hotels 4* & 5* 2199.00€
01-2023
Room Category Single Double Triple Quad Child Book
Hotels 4* & 5* 1799.00€
02-2023
Room Category Single Double Triple Quad Child Book
Hotels 4* & 5* 1799.00€
03-2023
Room Category Single Double Triple Quad Child Book
Hotels 4* & 5* 1999.00€
04-2023
Room Category Single Double Triple Quad Child Book
Hotels 4* & 5* 2099.00€
05-2023
Room Category Single Double Triple Quad Child Book
Hotels 4* & 5* 2099.00€
06-2023
Room Category Single Double Triple Quad Child Book
Hotels 4* & 5* 2099.00€
07-2023
Room Category Single Double Triple Quad Child Book
Hotels 4* & 5* 2199.00€
08-2023
Room Category Single Double Triple Quad Child Book
Hotels 4* & 5* 2199.00€
09-2023
Room Category Single Double Triple Quad Child Book
Hotels 4* & 5* 2299.00€
10-2023
Room Category Single Double Triple Quad Child Book
Hotels 4* & 5* 2299.00€

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