Maharajas’ Express - Gems of India
- Itinerary Detail
|1||New Delhi||Board the Train at Delhi which makes its way to Agra|
|2||Agra||Agra, the land of Taj is your last destination. Apart from this epitome of love,
visit Fatehpur Sikri built by Akbar and Agra Fort which are UNESCO World Heritage Sites (optional).
|3||Jaipur||Ranthambore national park popular especially for its tiger population.
The parks is home to numerous wildlife and birds including the endangered ones.
You have chance to spot sambhar, cheetal, jackal, hyena and if lucky even a leopard and tiger.
On reaching Jaipur, visit City Palace displaying royal artifacts and honey-comb shaped Hawa Mahal.
Duration : 03 Nights / 04 Days
Destination : Delhi – Agra – Ranthambore – Jaipur – Delhi
A royal ride on the Gems of India
In course of the tour, visit the ultimate monument of love-the Taj Mahal in Agra, spot the tigers on prowl in Ranthambore National Park, soak up the spectacular royal heritage of Rajasthan at Jaipur.
Delhi, the national capital is a perfect blend of old world and new age charm. India Gate, Red Fort, Humayun's Tomb, Qutub Minar, Jantar Mantar speaks volumes about Indian history. The Parliament House, Rashtrapati Bhavan, Indira Gandhi Memorial and Raj Ghat are post independence heritage halts. Lanes and by-lanes of Chandni Chowk with faded buildings , houses and rickshaws ooze old world charm.
Agra engraved a permanent place in world history, thanks to the iconic Taj Mahal. This white marble mausoleum built bu Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan in the memory of his wife Mumtaz Mahal, on the banks of Yamuna — is the ultimate epitome of love. Owing to superb Mughal architecture and craftsmanship, the Taj features among The Seven Wonders Of The World. Fatehpur Sikri built by Akbar is another example of Mughal marvel. Agra Fort, Jama Masjid also deserve a mention.
Ranthambore Tiger Reserve in the Rajasthan state of India, comprises distinct areas with varied conservation history and virtually separated geographically with mere narrow corridors linking them to the core, Ranthambore National Park.These are mainly, the Ranthambore National Park, Kailadevi Sanctuary and Sawai Mansingh Sanctuary.
The Pink city is lined with forts and monuments Jaipur. The City Palace which portrays Mughal and Rajput architecture at its best. Jantar Mantar, the astronomer's choice to observe the movements of starts and planets! Jaigarh Fort, a viewpoint from where you can get a clear vision of Jaipur.You must not miss out on The Amber Palace, built by Man Singh I, is a magnificent structure built within the Amber Fort. The palace is marked by high well-carved walls, depicting Rajput culture. Apart from huge gardens, the palace complex houses Sheesh Mahal (hall of mirrors) and Jai Mandir (Temple Of Victory).
Day 01 - Board the Maharajas’ Express in Delhi - Onto Agra (Embark- 2200 hrs)
Board the Train at Delhi onto Agra – After traditional welcome, complete your registration formalities and proceed to board the train. Enjoy on board dinner.
Day 02 - Agra
Agra – Early morning visit to the exquisite Taj Mahal followed by Champagne breakfast. Return to the train for lunch. In the afternoon visit the Agra Fort followed by a shopping tour or enjoy a Spa treatment/visit to Itmad-ud-daulah/Fatehpur Sikri as optional activities.
Day 03 - Ranthambore – Jaipur
Ranthambore – Jaipur – Early morning embark on an exciting game drive into the Ranthambore National Park. Enjoy a sumptuous lunch as you arrive at Jaipur. Visit the Amber Fort, enjoy an enthralling exhibition elephant polo match followed by dinner at an exclusive venue.
Day 04 - Delhi (Disembark- 0800 hrs)
Delhi – Breakfast onboard as you arrive into Delhi. Bid farewell to the Maharajas’ Express
HighlightsChampagne breakfast overlooking Taj Mahal
An exciting Game drive at Ranthambore
Elephant Polo match at Jaipur