5 Nights 6 Days A glimpse of India Tour

(New Delhi – Agra – Fatehpur Sikri – Jaipur – New Delhi)

Overview

India is one of the largest countries in Asia. A country that vast can only be explored fully if time is ample. This tour is highly recommended for a short holiday experience, which gives you a glimpse of India, encompassing the world famous, Taj Mahal and the capital city of New Delhi. This trip will also take you to the pink city of Jaipur where you can explore the mighty Amber fort and an ideal place for shopping Indian handicrafts and semi precious stones.

Tour Highlights

  • Visit to the Taj Mahal
  • Sumptuous regional food
  • Shopping in the bylanes of Jaipur
  • Explore the Palace of winds and City Palace museum
  • Amusing Rickshaw ride in Old Delhi
  • Enjoy an elephant ride or jeep ride to Amber Fort
Download Tour Dossier

From GBP 1475

  • JAN
  • FEB
  • MAR
  • APR
  • MAY
  • JUN
  • JUL
  • AUG
  • SEP
  • OCT
  • NOV
  • DEC
BEST TIME TO VISIT
GOOD TIME TO VISIT
AVERAGE TIME TO VISIT
For Reservations or Booking Assistance Toll Free +44 0800 321 3439
ou can also email us at info@zigitours.com
  • Itinerary
  • Tour Map
  • What To Carry
  • Gallery
Day 1 New Delhi

Day 1 New Delhi

Welcome to India. Upon arrival you will be transferred to your hotel, The Maidens, New Delhi. It is a heritage styled property, which embodies luxury of the colonial era. Get a taste of Indian hospitality while you enter the hotel by the hotel staff. You will experience the traditional Indian welcome, whilst you complete the check-in procedures. We realise that our guest will be tired and jet lagged by a long journey, so the first day is for you to relax and get acclimatised to the surrounding.

Day 2 New Delhi

Day 2 New Delhi

This morning enjoy the day discovering Delhi, pacing through the city which is as historic as modern, like 2 sides of the same coin! Enjoy a morning sightseeing tour of Old Delhi, which includes a visit to Jama Masjid, the largest mosque in India; a rickshaw ride in Chandni Chowk, ‘silver street’, one of the largest trading centers of India; drive past Red Fort, the place that marked the announcement of India’s freedom from the British Raj; visit Raj Ghat, cremation site of Mahatma Gandhi, afternoon discover the modern city of New Delhi, which includes a visit to Qutab Minar, a fine example Indo-Islamic architecture and the world’s tallest minaret; Gurudwara Bangla Sahib, the largest Sikh temple of Delhi, with a gold tomb, still in active worship; Photo stop at India Gate, the war memorial arch built in honor of the soldiers who died in the second world war; drive past President's House, Parliament House and other Government Secretariat Buildings, the most imposing features of Lutyen’s Delhi
Overnight stay at hotel

Day 3 New Delhi - Agra

Day 3 New Delhi - Agra

After breakfast, embark on your drive to Agra, city of the world famous Taj Mahal. Upon arrival in Agra, check in at your hotel and freshen up visit of one of seven world of world and the symbol of a love story of Mughal emperor Taj Mahal
This late afternoon, visit the Agra fort, lying across the River Yamuna, built in red sandstone with magnificent palaces, halls of public and private audience and beautiful gardens.
Overnight stay at hotel

Day 4 Agra

Day 4 Agra

Early this morning experience the awe-inspiring beauty of the eternal symbol of love, the Taj Mahal. Often referred to as a poem in white marble, Taj Mahal displays the saga of love between Emperor Shah Jahan and Mumtaz Mahal.
Continue drive to Jaipur, one of the most well planned cities of India and the capital city of Rajasthan, popularly known as the ‘Pink City’, was founded by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh II, in 1727 A.D.
En route to Jaipur, make a brief stop to visit Fatehpur Sikri, the red sandstone Mughal palatial complex. Within the complex lies a mosque built by the Mughal Emperor Akbar and dedicated to Sheikh Salim Chisti, a Muslim Sufi Saint who blessed Emperor Akbar with a son.
Arrive in Jaipur and check in your hotel. This afternoon you can take a visit gem and carpet weaving factories, and shop for souvenirs. Jaipur is famous for its precious and semi-precious stoned jewels, enameled ornaments, beautiful carpets and other artifacts and crafts
Overnight stay at hotel

Day 5   Jaipur

Day 5 Jaipur

This morning after a early breakfast leave from hotel to visit Amber fort, a fine example of Hindu and Muslim architecture and ornamentation, built in the 16th century. To reach the fort, you may choose to walk, drive or take an
Elephant ride. This afternoon, visit the City Palace and Jantar Mantar, the largest astronomical observatory built in stone. Also drive past Hawa Mahal (Palace of Winds), a fine five storied building in the main street of the old city with sandstone windows.
Overnight stay at hotel

Day 6  Jaipur - New Delhi

Day 6 Jaipur - New Delhi

After breakfast drive back to Delhi, arrive in Delhi and transfer to International airport to board the flight for onwards destination with a bunch of enthralling and mesmerizing memories of your tour.

TRAVEL INSURANCE

Yes. All Zigi Tour’s guests are required to purchase travel insurance prior to their India tour. Your leader will record your insurance details on the first day.We have negotiated very special rates with our colleagues at Holiday Extras – with no upper age limits and no medical declaration for UK tours.

To obtain a quotation simply call them on 0800 2800 104 – Please ensure you quote our special price code Q4228

PERSONAL WATER FILTER:

We provide complimentary mineral filtered water for our tours.It is strongly advised to consume only packaged drinking water or carry water purification tablets.

INDIAN POWER ADAPTER:

It is important to carry international travel adapters to charge your electronic items such as laptops,phones,toothbrush,tablets,etc

PASSPORT POUCH:

A pouch to keep your personal belongings like passports,loose money,personal medications,Photo ID,etc is strongly recommended.

TRAVEL BACKPACK:

Travel back pack comes in handy whilst you are on a day tour or just venturing out. It can be stored to keep your belongings such as camera, tablet, water bottle, snacks, etc

ELECTROLYTES:

It is important to stay hydrated. Electrolytes can be easily added to a bottle of water to get an extra boost of hydration.

DUST MASKS:

Unfortunately pollution is a global phenomenon.It is advisable to carry dust masks if you are sensitive to dust or may have conditions like asthma,etc.

CHARCOAL TABLETS:

They’re an incredibly effective way of stopping diarrhoea and preventing dysentery (Delhi Belly). It quickly absorbs the toxins or pathogens that are causing the problem and keeps you strong.

CAMERA:

India is a place of endless eye candy and spectacles that you won’t see anywhere else. Naturally a camera comes in handy.

SUNSCREEN:

A good sunscreen is strongly advised to protect your skin from tropical weather.

Zigi Tour

Come discover India

BOOK NOW