Bli med på en spennende rundreise i India som kombinerer Indias Gyldne Triangel med
fargerike Holi Festival i Jaipur.
Vi kan love deg en tur du sent vil glemme!
Våre reiser i India foregår med privat sjåfør, noe som gjør
reisen trygg og fleksibel.Pris fra kr. 14.890,- pr. person når
2 personer reiser sammen.Prisen inkluderer:
Oslo - Dehli t/r (fra de fleste norske byer mot tillegg)
- oppfølging av vår agent på stedet
- overnatting i 7 netter
på førsteklassehotell med frokost
- privat bil med sjåfør
under hele reisen
- engelsktalende guide ved severdighetene
- lokal tradisjonell drakt og deltagelse ved Holi
Alle priser gjerler for reise i periodene mars 2019.
Vi gjør oppmerksom på at det er avganger daglig eller flere ganger
hver uke til våre reisemål hele året. Kontakt oss gjerne dersom
dere ønsker en annen reiseperiode enn det som er nevnt i tilbudet.
kan utvides eller kombineres med flere andre reisemål; Maldivene, Sri
Lanka, Dubai eller Doha.Golden Triangle (Holi Festival)Day 01
On arrival at Delhi International airport meet and
greet by our representative and transfer to the hotel. Delhi
– the capital of India, is a fascinating city with complexities and contradictions,
beauty and dynamism, where the past co-exists with the present. Many dynasties ruled
from here and the city s rich in the architecture of its monuments. Delhi is not only
the present metropolis of India but also a Necropolis. Because of its location, being
on the banks of the River Yamuna, many cities have risen and fallen over the last
five millenniums.Overnight in Delhi - The
Lalit DAY 02
In Morning after breakfast Sightseeing old Delhi
Drive pass historic RED FORT (From outside only)
. Shah Jehan’s
elegant citadel in red sandstone. Very near the Fort is the JAMA MASJID
(Friday Mosque), India’s largest mosque, also built by Shah Jahan. Take
an interesting rickshaw ride
through the famous bazaars of Chandni
Chowk, which is adjacent to both the Fort and the Mosque. Also visit RAJ GHAT
– the memorial to Mahatma Gandhi.
Afternoon sightseeing of
Visit THE TOMB OF HUMAYUN
- the magnificent
structure in red sandstone and white marble is one of the finest examples of the garden
tomb, and a precursor to the Taj Mahal. Its proportionate spaces, double dome and
refined elegance are characteristic of Mughal architecture. QUTAB
a Tower of Victory which was built in the 12th century
by Qutbuddin Aibak. Within its spacious courtyard stands the Iron Pillar, which dates
back to the 4th century AD and bears a Sanskrit inscription in the Gupta style. The
pillar has puzzled scientists, as its iron has not rusted in all these centuries.
Also drive pass INDIA GATE
, the memorial of the First
World War and the road that leads from there to RASHTRAPATHI BHAWAN
– the residence of the President of India, which is flanked by the houses of
Parliament and the Government Secretariat buildings. Overnight in Delhi -
The Lalit DAY 03
DELHI – JAIPUR (258 Kms / 05 1Ž2 Hrs approx)
check out and drive to Jaipur. Jaipur
Pink City of Rajasthan, Jaipur, was the stronghold of a clan of rulers whose three
hill forts and series of palaces in the city are important attractions. Known as the
Pink City because of the colour of the stone used exclusively in the walled city,
Jaipur's bazaars sell embroidered leather shoes, blue pottery, tie and dye scarves
and other exotic wares. Western Rajasthan itself forms a convenient circuit, in the
heart of the Thar Desert which has shaped its history, lifestyles and architecture.
On arrival transfer to the hotel. Overnight in Jaipur - Radisson
Blu Jaipur DAY 04
Enjoy your breakfast at the hotel and later proceed for
the excursion to AMBER FORT
; here you will enjoy the Jeep
to reach atop of the palace. Inside the Fort visit the Hall of Victory
or Jag Mandir – is the famed Sheesh Mahal – a room with all the four walls
and ceiling completely embedded with glittering mirror pieces, which were specially
imported from Belgium during that period.
Afternoon visit Maharaja’s
, the former Royal residence, part of it converted into a museum.
A small portion is still used by the Royal family of Jaipur. One of the major attractions
in the museum is the portion known as Armory Museum, housing an impressive array of
weaponry-pistols, blunderbusses, flintlocks, swords, rifles.
the tour you will also have a brief photography stop at HAWA MAHAL
– the Palace of Winds. Jantar Mantar (Royal Observatory):
It was built (1728-34) by king astrologer Jai Singh II. The instruments are
built of stone with marble facing on the important plains for measuring the harmony
of the heavens. Each instrument serves a particular function and each gives an accurate
reading.The day is free in the evening. Overnight in Jaipur - Radisson
Blu Jaipur DAY 05
JAIPUR (21 March 2019)
After breakfast in hotel be ready to enjoy
the famous Indian festival of Colour Known as HOLI
in India. Wear
the Traditional Indian dress
to enjoy the HOLI festival.
is quite famous for it’s festival besides it’s fort and lakes. HOLI is
one of the most famous festival in Rajasthan. HOLI
is a traditional
Hindu festival, celebrates the beginning of spring as well as the triumph of good
over evil. It is best known around the world for the powder that revellers throw on
each other, leaving festival goers coated in colour by the end of the day. Overnight in Jaipur - Radisson
Blu Jaipur DAY 06
JAIPUR – FATEHPUR SIKRI
(245 Kms / 05 Hrs approx)
After breakfast drive
to Agra.En-route visit of Fatehpur Sikri.
Situated around 40
km before Agra, built by Emperor Akbar in 1569 and abandoned after 15 years due to
scarcity of water. This was the capital of
the Mughal emperor- Akbar from
1570 to 1586. Fatehpur Sikri’s sprawling structure is made of red sandstone
and combines both Hindu and Muslim architecture. The main entrance to this walled
city is through the 175 feet Buland Darwaza, the finest monuments within this area
are the Diwan-i-Am, Diwan-
i-Khas and Panch Mahal.
continue drive to Agra. On arrival transfer to the hotel. Agra
is famous as the home to one of the Seven Wonders of the World – the
Taj Mahal. The architectural splendour of the mausoleums, the fort and the palaces
in Agra is a vivid reminder of the opulence of the legendary Mughal Empire. Agra was
their capital for nearly a hundred years from 1564. A pleasant town, with a comparatively
easy pace, Agra is known for its superb inlay work on marble and soapstone by artisans
who are hereditary craft persons. The city is also famous for its carpets, gold thread
embroidery and leather shoes. Overnight in Agra -
Doubletree by Hilton Agra DAY 07
AGRA – DELHI (205 Kms / 04 Hrs approx)
Early Morning visit
Taj Mahal during sunrise.
Visit TAJ MAHAL – monuments of Love,
(Taj Mahal Remain Closed On Every Friday)
which was built in the
middle of the 17th century by the Moghul emperor Shah Jehan for his wife Mumtaz Mahal.
Visit the Taj Mahal surely the greatest monument to love and one of the wonders of
the modern world. Completed in 1652, skilled craftsmen from Persia, Turkey, France
and Italy and some 20,000 labourers worked for 22 years to build this edifice, constructed
by Emperor Shah Jehan as a mausoleum for his beloved queen Mumtaz Mahal. Marble was
brought from Makrana, near Jodhpur and precious stones of onyx, amethyst, malachite,
lapis lazuli, turquoise, jade, crystal and mother of pearl were carried to Agra from
Persia, Russia, Afghanistan, Tibet, China and the Indian Ocean.AGRA
built by three Mughal Emperors starting from Akbar the Great in 1565
AD, which is a masterpiece of design and construction. Within the fort are a number
of exquisite buildings including the Moti Masjid, Jahangir’s Palace, Khaas Mahal
and the Sheesh Mahal, Diwane-i-Am, Diwane-i-Khas and Musamman Burj, where Emperor
Shah Jahan, the fifth Mughal Emperor died a prisoner.
city tour of Agra- visit ITIMAD-UD-DAULA.
The queen of Jehangir and
the daughter of Ghiyas Beg, Nurjahan built the tomb. Itimad – Ud – Daulah
was the title given to Ghiyas Beg which means Pillar of State. It was in the year
1628 that the pioneer of the white marble tomb was constructed. It also houses the
cenotaph of Asmat Begum of Nurjahan.
Later drive to Delhi. Arrive
Delhi and check-in at hotel. Overnight in Delhi - The
Lalit DAY 08
Early morning transfer to Delhi airport to board the
flight for onward journey.