Travel & Accommodation
Map & Itinerary
- Nine nights in premium accommodation
- Services of a Great Rail Journeys Tour Escort
- 21 meals - 9 breakfasts, 3 lunches and 9 dinners
- Take a fascinating rickshaw tour in Delhi and visit the Pink City of Jaipur
- Search for the elusive tiger on morning and afternoon game drives in Ranthambore National Park
- Experience the mighty Amber Fort by Jeep
- Discover Mumbai on a dawn walking tour
Map & Itinerary
- Itinerary operated by Great Rail Journeys
- Itinerary and inclusions may be subject to change
- Prices include transfers, tipping and porterage
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Enjoy an included special or unique excursion or event
Arrive Delhi, India
On arrival in Delhi, you'll be met and transferred to your hotel. Tonight, get to know your Great Rail Journeys Tour Escort and fellow travellers during a Welcome Dinner.
Stay: Two Nights, Delhi, Crowne Plaza OkhlaDaily :
Take a rickshaw ride through the narrow streets of Delhi's lively bazaar, winding through a sea of pedestrians going about their everyday lives.
Today you will explore Delhi, India's vibrant, hectic, awe-inspiring capital city. Visit Jama Masjid, a 17th-century mosque, then move on to New Delhi to visit Humayun's Tomb. Thought to have inspired the magnificent Taj Mahal, the tomb perfectly combines elements of Persian and Mughal architecture in its design. You'll also visit India Gate and the 13th-century Qutab Minar.Daily :
Transfer to the station where you'll board the Gatimaan Express to Agra. Once in Agra, embark on a sightseeing tour of the World Heritage-listed Red Fort. One of the city's most historic sites, the fort has served as both a military point and a royal residence in the past. Continue to the iconic Taj Mahal. The structure took over 22 years to build and is a wonder to behold. Its glittering white marble domes inspire awe, and almost seem to change colours throughout the day depending on the position of the sun.
Stay: Agra, Clarks Shiraz HotelDaily :
Delhi, Fatehpur Sikri, Ranthambore
Transfer from Agra to Ranthambore National Park, stopping en route at the abandoned ancient city of Fatehpur Sikri for a guided tour. This town to the west of Agra was once known as the City of Victory. Built in the 16th century, Fatehpur is home to a number of impressive monuments and temples. Enjoy lunch at Laxmi Vilas Palace Bharatpur before boarding an express train for the last leg of your trip to Ranthambore National Park. Dinner is at your hotel.
Stay: Two Nights, Ranthambore, Abhyaran HotelDaily :
Today, search for the elusive Bengal tiger on guided morning and afternoon game drives through Ranthambore National Park. Keep your camera close as Ranthambore is one of the best parks to view the big cat, while it is also home to many more unique animals including leopards, sloth bears and striped hyenas. Enjoy an evening talk by a naturalist about the park and its diverse wildlife.Daily :
Spend the morning at your leisure. After lunch, depart by coach to the picturesque and historic city of Jaipur, the capital of Rajasthan.
Stay: Two Nights, Jaipur, Clarks AmerDaily :
Discover the Pink City of Jaipur.
Travel by Jeep to the main entry and spend the morning touring through the Amber Fort, learning about its fascinating history.
This morning is dedicated to an in-depth exploration of Jaipur. Begin with a guided tour of Amber Fort. The striking architecture is a unique blend of Hindu and Islamic styles. Its exterior contrasts with the interior with many of the rooms elaborately painted with decadent mirrors and precious stones. Enjoy time at your leisure for lunch before jumping right back into your sightseeing. Visit sites including the City Palace and the 18th-century Jantar Mantar Astronomical Observatory, and drive by Jaipur's most distinctive landmark, the 'Palace of the Winds'.Daily :
Transfer to the airport in the early morning for your included flight to Mumbai. You'll be transferred to your hotel before observing a late afternoon cooking demonstration, introducing you to the rich and vibrant food culture of the city. Enjoy dinner at the hotel.
Stay: Two Nights, Mumbai, Trident Nariman PointDaily :
Discover Mumbai by foot as the city comes to life in the sun's early rays on a dawn walking tour.
Rise early for a Mumbai by dawn walking tour under the beautiful morning light. Visit the fishing docks of Colaba, see the beautiful architecture of DN Road, experience the bustling environment of Crawford Market, explore the fascinating neighbourhoods of Byculla and Dadar, and admire the colours of Mahalaxmi Dhobhi Ghat, the world's largest open-air laundry. Return to your hotel for breakfast and spend the rest of the morning at your leisure before taking an afternoon sightseeing tour of Mumbai icons including the Gateway of India, Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminal and Mani Bhavan, a museum dedicated to Gandhi. Enjoy a delicious Farewell Dinner at your hotel.Daily :
After breakfast, transfer to the airport where your journey ends.Daily :
Everything was wonderful. There were great sight seeing trips and the guides were very knowledgeable.