Day 1: Delhi
Arrive at Delhi Airport in the evening. Youll be greeted with flower garlands and transferred to your hotel.
Day 2: Delhi / Agra
In the morning, youll travel to the hometown of the Taj Mahal Agra. On arrival, check into your pre-booked hotel.
In the early evening, youll leave to visit the magnificent Taj Mahal at sunset, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and the New7Wonder of the World. Pay homage to one of the most romantic couples of all times, Shah Jahan and Mumtaz Mahal and learn about the tombs tragic symbolism.
Day 3: Agra Sightseeing
Today, youll discover the former capital of the Mughals Agra. Start with the imposing Agra Fort, a UNESCO World Heritage Site built of red sandstone and home to fabulous courtyards, fountains, and gates.
From here, youll proceed to a photo tour of the Taj Mahal from the riverside to capture the splendid views of the Taj.
In the afternoon, youll travel across the Yamuna River to visit the Itmad-ud-daulah, more commonly referred to as the Baby Taj, the first Mughal structure to be built entirely of white marble. Explore the local handicrafts and shopping centers of the city, where you can look for marble inlay work, fine quality carpets, Zari and embroidery, and leather goods . In the evening, a Henna artist traces intricate designs in red colour on the hands of the bride.
Day 4 : Train Agra / Jhansi & Drive Orchha
After an early breakfast, youll transfer to the train station and board a superfast deluxe train to Jhansi (0800/1030), from which youll drive 15 minutes to Orchha - once the capital of Bundelas, Orchha is a village, set amongst a complex of well-preserved palaces and temples.
Take an afternoon post-lunch tour of this historical site with magnificent temples and monuments.
Day 5 : Orchha / Khajuraho
After breakfast, youll be transferred to Khajuraho and check into your hotel.
Day 6: Khajuraho Sightseeing
After breakfast, youll visit the 10th-century Khajuraho Temples, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The Khajuraho temples are one of the seven wonders of India, second only to the incredible Taj Mahal. Due to the detailed sculptural depiction of erotic motives the temples are known as the Kamasutra temples. Arrive in Khajuraho and transfer to hotel.
Day 7: Fly Khajuraho / Delhi & Depart
Spend the morning at leisure. In the afternoon, youll transfer to the airport to board your flight back to New Delhi. On arrival at Delhi airport, youll be transferred to your Farewell Dinner at a popular restaurant. Transfer to the airport and board your homebound flight or connect to your onward destination.