Icons of India: The Taj, Tigers & Beyond with Dubai & Varanasi


  • 16 days

  • India

tour : ODY5

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£3,736pp

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2022 Tour itinerary

Total meals included:

  • 14 breakfasts, 4 lunches, 5 dinners

DUBAI.

Day
1

Arrive in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Welcome to Dubai! Hotel check-in is available mid-afternoon.

DUBAI.

Day
2

DUBAI Guided sightseeing with visits to the spice souk and gold souk. Walking tour through Bastayika Quarter. Visit Burj Khalifa and ascend to the At the Top observation deck. Free time this afternoon.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast

DUBAI.

Day
3

DUBAI Full day at your leisure.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast

DUBAI–DELHI, INDIA.

Day
4

DUBAI Fly to Delhi.
DELHI Free time this evening.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast

DELHI.

Day
5

DELHI Orientation drive includes the Red Fort, Jama Masjid, India Gate, and the Presidential Palace. LF Rickshaw ride through Chandni Chowk, Delhi’s famous bazaar. Visit to Qutub Minar. Welcome dinner includes an Indian cooking demonstration with a local chef.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

DELHI–AGRA

Day
6

DELHI Visits to Humayun’s Tomb and Gurudwara Bangla Sahib. Afternoon drive to Agra.
AGRA Free time this evening.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch

AGRA.

Day
7

AGRA Sunrise visit to the Taj Mahal and visit to Agra Fort. LF Visit a marble workshop. Free time this afternoon and evening.
ENHANCE YOUR FREE TIME in Agra with a tour of the ancient village of Kachhpura. This and more options throughout your tour are available for purchase with MyGlobus. Get local maps and tips for free time on your GlobusGO mobile app.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast

AGRA–FATEHPUR SIKRI–RANTHAMBORE NATIONAL PARK.

Day
8

AGRA Visit to Fatehpur Sikri (a UNESCO World Heritage Site).
BHARATPUR Train trip to Ranthambore National Park. RANTHAMBORE NATIONAL PARK Free time this evening.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

RANTHAMBORE NATIONAL PARK.

Day
9

RANTHAMBORE NATIONAL PARK Morning and afternoon game drives in search of the elusive Bengal tiger, leopard, sambar deer, sloth bears, marsh crocodiles, striped hyena, and more.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

RANTHAMBORE–JAIPUR

Day
10

RANTHAMBORE NATIONAL PARK Morning game drive.
JAIPUR Free time this afternoon before LF dinner in a local Indian noble family home with sari- and turban-tying demonstration.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

JAIPUR.

Day
11

JAIPUR Visits to Amber Fort, City Palace and its museum, Jantar Mantar, and Hawa Mahal. Free time this afternoon before a farewell dinner.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

JAIPUR–DELHI.

Day
12

JAIPUR fly to Delhi.
DELHI Free time this evening.

DELHI–VARANASI.

Day
13

DELHI Fly to Varanasi.
VARANASI Guided sightseeing to witness the Ganga Aarti (spiritual worship) on the ghats (steps) leading down to the Ganger River.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast

VARANASI.

Day
14

VARANASI Sunrise boat ride to watch local religious ritual —the Hindus’ devotional bathing in the Ganges. Free time this afternoon.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast

VARANASI–DELHI.

Day
15

VARANASI Free time this morning before flying back to Delhi.
DELHI Free time this evening.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast

DELHI.

Day
16

Your tour ends with breakfast this morning.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast

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