Glimpse Of India

(15 days/14 nights)Just for

Key Places:Delhi, Agra, Jaipur, Goa(north & south), Cochin, Munnar, Thekkady, Alapuzha,Varkala

Day 01: Arrival–Delhi

You will be met on arrival at the International airport. Tansferred to your hotel where your room is ready to welcome you and give you the first taste of Indian Hospitality.After Lunch proceed for a sightseeing of lotus temple, Rajghat, Aksharadham temple.Overnight stay at Delhi Hotel.

Day 02: Delhi

After breakfast proceed for a day sightseeing tour of the Delhi city. Start with the sightseeing of Old Delhi. The tour will begin with a visit to Raj Ghat, a simple memorial to Mahatma Gandhi; drive past the Red Fort continuing to the Jama Masjid. After visiting Old Delhi, you will be driven to New Delhi, which reflects the legacy the British left behind. The tour also includes a drive past the imposing India Gate, the Parliament building and the Rastrapathi Bhawan, the President’s residence.Evening shopping Sarojini/Chandni chowk Market. Overnight stay at hotel.

Day:03 Delhi–Sikandra–Agra–205 km

Following breakfast proceed to Agra by road.Upon arrival you will be transffered to a hotel.Proceed for a tour of Agra covering visits to Taj Mahal and Itmad–ud–Daula’tomb. Little needs to be said about this architectural wonder which is always the soul raison–de–etre for every tourist's visit to Agra. Built by Shah Jahan, the Taj is a white marble memorial to his beautiful wife Mumtaz Mahal. This monument took 22 years to be completed and was designed, and planned by Persian architect Ustad Isa. Apart from its stunning design balance and perfect symmetry, the Taj is also noted particularly for its elegant domes, intricately carved screens and some of the best inlay work ever seen. Overnight stay at hotel.

Day:04 Agra and Jaipur

Breakfast will be at hotel. Proceed for a morning excursion will be taken to the Amber Fort. Enjoy the fort ascent on elephant back in a royal manner.Amber fort is the classic romantic rajasthani fort palace. It’ construction was started by Man Singh I in 1592.See the largest cannon on wheels in the world, and old cannon foundry at Jaigarh. Visit to the Kanak Vrindavan Temple in the valley of flowers.Drive through the Johari Bazaar or the old jeweler’s market to Hawa Mahal (Palace of Winds). Visit the various museums inside the City Palace and the ancient observatory, Jantar Mantar. Evening free for Shopping and your independent activities. Overnight stay at the hotel.

Day:05 Jaipur Delhi and Goa

After breakfast proceed to Delhi.Transfer in time for flight to Goa.Overnight stay at a hotel in Baga Beach, Goa.

Day:06 North Goa and south Goa

Morning after breakfast, leave for a full day of sightseeing tour covering old Goa churches–Basilica of born Jesus,Se Cathedral, Panaji Handicrafts emporium, Mapusa town, Fort Aguada, light house, Anccestral Goa at Loutolim, Museum of Christian Art, Margao City. The rest of the day is for your own independent activities .An hour of sunset cruise in Mandovi river can be arranged on request.Overnight stay at the hotel.

Day:07 Goa

Breakfast at the hotel and rest of the day free on your own at leisure. Transfer in time for the train to Cochin.Enjoy the mesmerizing trip that gives a feeling and taste of Indian ethnicity. The best way to see India is by taking a train ride, sneaking into her undiscovered cultures, gazing into her unexplored landscapes and soaking in her invigorating air.

Day:08 Cochin

Pick up from Cochin Railway station. Transferred to hotel and then proceed to Fort Cochin .Visit to St Francis Church, Santa Cruz Basilica, Chinese fishing nets, Beach Vasco House, Dutch Cemetery and palace.This place was built by Portuguese in 1555 as a gift from maharaja of kochi. Overnight stay at the hotel.

Day:09 Cochin – Munnar

After breakfast, and you will be transferred to Munnar by surface.A 4 hour drive to Munnar through hill station. On the way visit Spice Plantations, Valara Falls, Cheeyappara Falls. Kallar Falls. On arrival at Munnar, check in at Hotel. Followed by a visit to the Tata Tea Museum and boating around the Mattupatty reservoir ,forest & dam. Overnight stay at the hotel in Munnar

Day:10 Munnar

Morning depart to enjoy full day sight seeing tour of Munnar visiting Photo Point,Jungle Honey Bee Nest,Cinema Shooting Point, Echo Point, Gundala Lake,Rajamalai (Eravikulam) National Park famous for Nilgiri Tahr(Wild goat), Anaimudi Peak South India Highest Peak, Spice Plantation, Pothamedu Sunset View. Evening cultural trekking(4kms) Overnight stay at Dometry .

Day:11 Munnar–Thekkady

Early morning drive to Thekkady. Check in at hotel. Visit Kumily spice town and Spice plantation. This is followed by Bamboo rafting which is an eco friendly program that takes you to the thick forests on trek and then to the catchments area of the Periyar Tiger Reserve on a bamboo raft. It involved a 4km walk to the water, 1 hour on the raft and then 4kms walk back to the start point.The bamboo rafting team consists of maximum 10 tourists, 5 guides and one armed guard for protection from the wild animals. During this program the tourists have a panoramic view of the lake and forests and also are provided with a rare opportunity of encountering wild animals and birds. Evening Kathakali show. Overnight stay will be at Thekkady.

Day:12 Thekkady–Allapuzha–Houseboat

Morning after breakfast proceed to Alappuzha.Checking out from the hotel, proceed to Alappuzha . In Alappuzha you will check into the Luxury House boat.Houseboat move to the interior of the backwaters towards remote village,islands,schools,churches,temples for site seeing.All most all film shooting places,watching fishing,village coir making places are the major site seeing.Alleppey backwater IS famous for nehru trophy boat race held on august month. Different kind of sea and backwater fish is available on backwater market.House boat have a good kichen with well experienced sheff for preparing delicious food for the customer.Over night stay cruise trip includes welcome drinks(lime juice or coconut juice),lunch(kerala meals with fish fry curry),evening tea and snacks,dinner(chapati,dal,white rice,chicken curry,vegetable curry),break fast(idli and sambar).Time of air condition ( night 9pm to morning 6am) Overnight stay in house boat

Day 13:Alappuzha (Ayurvedic Spa)

After breakfast checkout from the houseboat (9 am)and proceed to Ayurvedic Resort. Indulge yourself with the ultimate retreat of relaxation & rejuvenation by a stress relieving body massage.This resort has many services like beauty salon,restaurants,dental appointments,Swimming pool,mini library ,internet & wifi. You are free on your own. Evening you can either choose Gym or Yoga & meditation Sessions.Followed by a 45min tour to their herbal garden.Overnight stay in Ayurvedic resort

Day 14: Alappuzha – Varkala

Morning after breakfast check out from resort and drive to Thenmala Eco tourism zone. Half day sightseeing at Thenmala and proceeding to the beach resort at Varkala. Overnight stay at Varkala Hotel.

Day 15: Drop off at Trivandrum – Airport

Early morning check out from Varkala and transferred to Trivandrum airport/ Railway station.

Package Includes

Accommodation in Twin Sharing Basis
Three star accomadation except for the evening after cultural trekking.Stay will be in a Dometry.
Breakfast and Dinner (Veg/Non veg)
All toll, tax, parking bata ,fuel cost
English speaking guide for all mentioned tours
One Hour Bamboo Rafting in Thekkady
Two nights in Delhi
One night in Agra
One night in jaipur
Two night in Goa
One night in cochin
Two nights in Munnar
One night in thekkady
One night in Alapuzha - Ayurvedic spa
One day Houseboat stay in Alleppy
One night in Varkala
All the transportation as per the itinerary(AC vehicle)
All Entry Fees
All meals in houseboat
Kathakali show in Thekkady
Third AC Train travel from Goa to Cochin
Flight ticket from Delhi to Goa
Rejuvenation Massage in Ayurvedic Spa

Package Excludes

International Flight Ticket & Visa
Excess baggage charges
Travel insurance
Personal expenses such as Laundry, Communication Charges (Phone/Internet).
Any alcoholic and non alcoholic beverages, mineral water, use of mini bar in room and room service.
Any additional meals (Lunch) / en route meals, sightseeing and activities other than those mentioned in the itinerary.
Elephant ride in Amber Fort in Jaipur
An hour of sunset cruise in Mandovi river
Tips and gratuities to drivers, Guides etc. and any other expenses/service not mentioned in the inclusions
Baggage and Personal belongings are at owners risk throughout the tour.
Any increase in taxes or fuel leading to an increase in surface transportation & land arrangements, which may come into effect prior to departure

General Cancellation policy

Flight ticket & Train ticket cancellation is not refundable.

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