(Conferences, Parties & Events Organisers)
Destinations Covered: Delhi - Jaipur - Agra - Varanasi - Bodhgaya - Rajgir - Nalanda - Patna - Kushinagar - Lumbini - Sravasti - Lucknow
Meet and assist on arrival and transfer to hotel. Night stay in Delhi.
After breakfast proceed for sightseeing tour of Old & New Delhi : OLD DELHI - A sight-seeing tour of Old Delhi would entail visiting the Raj Ghat - the memorial site where Mahatma Gandhi was cremated; Jama Masjid - the largest mosque in India and the Red Fort - once the most opulent fort and palace of the Moghul Empire. Enjoy the cycle rickshaw ride from Jama Masjid to Chandni Chowk.
NEW DELHI - An extensive sight-seeing tour of New Delhi would include a visit to Rajpath, past the imposing India Gate, Parliament House, the President's Residence.
Evening Drive to Jaipur, Arrive Jaipur, check in at hotel. Overnight stay at Hotel
Visit Amber Fort with elephant ride up to the Fort. Amber Fort is 12 kms from Jaipur and was built in 18th century by Maharaja Jai Singh II, on the outskirts of Jaipur.
Jaipur city tour visiting The City palace contains a museum with rare manuscripts, fine specimens of Rajput and Mughal paintings and an armory, Hawa Mahal, Jantar Mantar observatory, built in 1726, is series of mathematical instruments built in masonry with marvelous precision, and drive past to Albert Hall and Ram Niwas and Birla temple complex. Overnight at hotel
After breakfast drive to Agra via Fatehpur Sikri. Fatehpur Sikri, a red sandstone deserted city built by Akbar around 1570 to commemorate the birth of his son, is probably the halls, palaces and mosque are still in a state of perfection as are the tomb of Salim Chisti and the Buland Darwaza. Akbar used the highest quality craftmen to construct the city only to abandon it some years later because water supply failed. On arrival Agra check in at hotel.
After lunch city tour of Agra visiting the Taj Mahal ,Agra Fort.
Taj Mahal was built between 1630-1653 by Emperor Shah Jahan as a memorial in white marble to his queen Mumtaz Mahal. Taj Mahal is one of the seven wonders of the world and the greatest love stories ever written with white marble and precious stones.
Agra Fort was built by Akbar in 1565 and this rusty red sandstone fort stands like a crescent on the bank of Yamuna river. It is one of the finest forts in India and is a silent witness to the numerous palaces, pavilions and buildings which echo the story of Mughal Empire. Overnight at Hotel
After breakfast proceed for Delhi. Lunch at Lotus Pond Chinese Restaurant in Delhi.
Sightseeing Delhi , visiting Bahai temple and drive past to the Qutab Minar. Overnight at Hotel
After breakfast transfer to airport to flight for Varanasi. On arrival check in at hotel.
Sarnath about 10 kms from the holy city of Varanasi – is the blessed locale where more than 2500 years ago Buddha choose to deliver his first sermon. Overnight at Hotel.
The eternal city is one of the most important Pilgrim sites in India and also a major Tourist Attraction, situated on the banks of the sacred Ganges.The name Varanasi derived from two rivers. The Varuna and Assi. It is a Great Centre of learning and Civilization. It is also known as Kashi and Banaras. Early morning boat ride on the river Ganges to see the sunrise and the bathing Ghats of an ancient Hindu city.
Thereafter visiting Bharat Mata Temple, Banaras Hindu University, Kasi Vishwanath Temple. Night stay at Hotel
Drive Varanasi to Boghgaya, which is 243 kms approx.7 hrs drive (with packed lunch) . On arrival check in at hotel. Bodhgaya in the state of Bihar, reckoned as the most important Buddhist pilgrimage centre, is the place where Lord Sakyamuni (Gautam Buddha) entered into meditation after being moved by the sufferings of mankind. Night stay in Hotel.
After breakfast , morning visit Mahabodhi Temple & Bodhi Tree, Great Buddha Statue, Niranjana River, Sujata Temple - which is across the Niranja river & it's 30 minutes walk through the paddy fields. Also visit various other Buddhist Temples in Bodhgaya. Lunch and dinner at hotel. Night stay at Hotel.
Morning leave for Rajgir.Visit Rajgir the Vulture Hill, World Peace Stupa, Bamboo's Garden. Then continue to Nalanda to visit the ruins of world oldest University. : Which is 14 kms drive, and It was one of the oldest Universities of the World & International Centre for Buddist Studies. Thereafter drive to patna, on arrival check in at hotel. Night Stay at Hotel
Early morning drive to Kushinagar (approx 253 kms / 7 hrs) with packed lunch enroute visiting Vaishali. On arrival check-in at hotel. Afternoon visit Mahaparinirwana Temple (where Buddha took his last breathe) and Rambhar Stupa (cremation site of lord Buddha) and Japan Temple. Night Stay at Hotel
After breakfast drive (170 kms / approx 04 hrs drive) to Lumbini (in Nepal). While going to Lumbini, stop at India/Nepal border for Visa/Immigration formalities. Later check-in at Hotel. Visit Lumbini, the Birth place of Lord Buddha. Night Stay at Hotel
A Morning after breakfast drive to Kapilvastu (10 kms) and the continue to Sravasti (150 kms). On arrival check in at hotel. Afternoon visit Sahet Mahet (Capital of ancient kingdom of Kosala, Jetawana Gardens Buddhist temples. Night Stay at Hotel
Drive 4 hrs to Lucknow. Arrive Lucknow and Lunch at a restaurant. Thereafter transfer to airport to board flight to Delhi, reach delhi and transfer to International Airport for onward destination.