- Guided tours to Red Fort, Akshardham Temple, President’s House, QutubMinar in Delhi
- Excursion to the popular Buddhist site of Sarnath, near Varanasi
- Embark on a temple tour of Varanasi
- Enjoy an early morning boat ride on river Ganges in Varanasi
- Explore the MahaKumbhMela at Allahabad (Subject to time)
- Cover Sangam, Ashok Pillar, Akshay Vat and Patalpuri temple, Allahabad
- Guided tour to the Ram Janmbhoomi and LaxmanGhat at Ayodhaya
- Visit Rumi Darwaza and Jama Masjid at Lucknow
- Morning visit to Taj Mahal and Red Fort in Agra
- Stopover at Mathura and Vrindavan
- Temple tour of Haridwar including the popular Bharat Mata Mandir
- Attend the evening Aarti at the Har-ki-Pauri in Haridwar
- Tour of Ram Jhula, LaxmanJhula and popular Ashrams of Rishikesh
Day 1: Delhi
After reaching Delhi airport or railway station, move on to the pre-booked hotel with assistance from an IHPL representative. Stay overnight.
Day 2: Delhi sightseeing
Day 2, post breakfast enjoy a city tour. During sightseeing, you are going to visit Laxmi Narayan Temple, India Gate, Parliament House, Jama Masjid, Red Fort, Gandhi memorial, QutabMinar Complex as well as Humayun’s Tomb. Night halt.
Day 3: Varanasi
Catch an early morning flight to Varanasi. After reaching Varanasi, move onto the hotel. Post lunch visit to Sarnath, a popular Buddhist town, which is an extremely popular site for the followers of Lord Buddha. Stay overnight.
Day 4: Varanasi
Post lunch, half- day Varanasi sightseeing. Enjoy boat ride early morning. The evening is booked for attending the Aarti on the bank of the holy river Ganges. Night stay.
Day 5: Allahabad (125 Kms)
By road transfer to Allahabad (around3 hrs) on reaching, transfer to the hotel. Post lunch, half-day sightseeing of Allahabad. Cover the Sangam, Ashoka Pillar, Allahabad Fort, AkshayaVatandPatalpuri Temple. Do not miss the MahaKumbhMela, held after every 12 years, if you are visiting during the mela is on. Night stay.
Day 6: Ayodhya – Lucknow
In the morning, you will get an on road transfer to Ayodhya (167 kms). On arrival you will cover the place’s prime attractions, the most important one being Ram Janmabhumi, the birthplace of Lord Rama. You will also cover Kala Ram Temple, Kanak Bhavan Temple, LakshmanGhat and the other Jain holy places. In the evening, you will move to Lucknow by road (134 kms). Stay overnight in a Lucknow hotel.
Day 7: Lucknow - Agra (overnight train)
Day 7 after breakfast is for sightseeing of the city. You will cover attractions like Lucknow Residency, Bara Imambara, Rumi Darwaza, Clock Tower, ChhotaImambara, Jama Masjid and Hussainibad picture gallery. In the evening, you will board an overnight train to Agra.
Day 8: Agra
On arrival at Agra railway station, proceed to the hotel. Spend the morning in doing leisure activities. Post lunch, covering Red Fort , also known as Agra fort. Later in the day, you will visit the Itmad-ud-Daula’s Tomb, popular for its design elephants that overshadow the Taj. Overnight stay.
Day 9: Agra-Delhi – (en-route Mathura)
On the ninth day, you are going to enjoy a morning visit to the Taj Mahal, a beautiful white marble mausoleum, an embodiment of love of Mughal Emperor Shah Jehan and his wife Mumtaz Mahal. Have breakfast and begin your road journey to Delhi. On the way, you will have a stopover at Mathura and Vrindavan. Check in at the hotel for night stay.
Day 10: Haridwar – Rishikesh
In the morning you will begin your road journey towards Rishikesh (230 kms). On the way, visit Haridwar. Enjoy a temple tour of Haridwar which will include Chandi Devi temple, Gauri Shankar temple, Bharat Mata Mandir, Mansa Devi temple. In the evening, enjoy the mesmerizing Aarti on the Har-ki-Pauri, which is a major attraction amongst the tourists. Afterwards proceed to Rishikesh. Overnight stay in Rishikesh.
Day 11: Rishikesh
After breakfast, enjoy Ashram and Temple tour of Rishikesh. Also enjoy a visit to Ram Jhula and LaxmanJhula. Attend evening Aarti on the banks of the holy river Ganga. Night stay.
Day 12: Delhi (230 kms)
In the morning, you are going to get transferred to Delhi by surface. Move to your hotel. Time for some rest and leave for the second phase of Delhi tour. This time you are going to cover the bylanes of Chandni Chowk, Lotus Temple, Akshardam Temple. Enjoy shopping in the popular bazaars of India’s capital. Overnight in the hotel.
Day 13: Delhi
Get transported to the International airport to board a flight for your onward journey.