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Golden Triangle With Ajanta Ellora

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Duration: 09 Nights / 10 Days

Destinations Covered: Delhi - Agra - Jaipur - Bombay - Aurangabad - Mumbai

Day 01: Arrive Delhi

India Gate, Delhi Tourism

Arrive International Airport Delhi meet & greet transfers to hotel for relax. Afternoon sightseeing tour of old and New Delhi visiting mughal monuments like the Red Fort, Jama Masjid, And Humayun Tomb and drive pass to British landmark such as India Gate, president house and govt. Secretariat. Also visit 12th century Minar- Qutub Minar graceful and well sculptured and stands 75 meters. Overnight stay at Hotel.

Day 02: Delhi - Agra

After breakfast morning drive to "Taj City" of India. On the way out of Agra halt for a few minutes outside visit Akbar's tomb at Sikandra. Arrive Agra check in at Hotel for relax. After lunch proceed to visit Agra Fort containing the Pearl Mosque and the Hall of Public and Private Audience. Visit Itmad-up-Daula's tomb, built by Noorjehan in memory of her father. Over night stay at the hotel

Day 03: Agra - Jaipur

Taj Mahal Agra, Visit Taj Mahal

After heavy breakfast at Hotel proceed to city sight seeing tour visiting the world famous Taj Mahal, built by the Moghul Emperor Shahjehan in 1630 in memory of his loving queen Mumtaz Mahal. Later drive to "Pink City" of India enroute visit Fatehpur Sikri. Built by Emperor Akbar in 1569 to commemorate the birth of his son and later abandoned due to scarcity of water. Arrive Jaipur check-in at hotel. Day at leisure. Overnight stay at Hotel.

Day 04: Jaipur

After breakfast at hotel proceed to visit Amber fort where you will have the sheer pleasure to enjoy the Elephant Ride. Evening drive to Chokhi Dhani Special dinner at Chokhi Dhani-an ethnic Rajasthani Resort. Overnight stay in Jaipur Hotel.

Day 05: Jaipur

After breakfast proceed to visit City Palace, Royal Palace of Wind & Jaipur.Observatory Bazaar. Evening free at leisure. Overnight stay at Hotel.

Day 06: Jaipur - Bombay (By flight)

Gateway of India, Mumbai Tours

After breakfast transfer to airport to board flight for Bombay the commercial capital of India & Situated on the edge of the Arabian Sea. Arrive Bombay check in at Hotel for relax. Afternoon proceed to sightseeing tour to Bombay covering Gateway of India this is a structure which represents Mumbai at almost all the mediums. Prince of Wales Museum it was in 1905, when King George V (the then Prince of Wales), laid the foundation stone of this museum. Mumbai Bollywood Mumbai boasts the largest movie industry in the world. Popularly known as Bollywood, Mumbai develops nine hundred films every year, most of which are filled with romances and spiced up with songs, dances, violence and melodrama. Overnight stay at Hotel.

Day 07: Bombay - Aurangabad (By Flight)

Relax in the morning or visit the local market. Transfer to airport for flight to Aurangabad. Reach and check in at hotel.

The city of Aurangabad was founded in 1610, on the site of a village, Khirki by Malik Ambar - the Prime Minister of Murtaza Nizam Shah II. When Fateh Khan, Malik Ambar's son turned successor in 1626, he gave the city the name 'Fatehpur'. Aurangabad today is a bustling city of Maharashtra with diverse big and small industries, fine silken textiles, and exquisite hand woven brocades of silver and gold fabrics, Himroo of world frame. To scholars and lovers of art and culture the city is more familiar as the gateway to the ancient caves of Ajanta and Ellora, both famous as treasure houses of Indian Art and Sculpture. Overnight will be at Aurangabad.

Day 08: Aurangabad

Kailash Temple, Ellora Tours

After breakfast at hotel proceed to full day sightseeing with excursion to Ajanta Caves. Ajanta caves: Nestling in an inner fold of the Sahyardi hills, 100 km from Aurangabad in the shape of a mammoth horse- shoe, are the 30 rock-hewn caves of Ajanta. The Caves date from the 2nd century BC. Discovered in 1819 by a group of British army officers, these startling achievements took around 600 years to create. Carved with little more than a hammer and chisel, Ajanta, once the retreat of Buddhist monastic orders features several 'chaityas' (chapels) and 'viharas' (monasteries). Return to Aurangabad and overnight will be at Aurangabad.

Day 09: Aurangabad

Morning breakfast at hotel. Proceed for a visit to the Ellora Caves. Ellora Caves: Impressive in their own right is the rock-hewn temples and monasteries of Ellora that lie just 30 km away from Aurangabad city. In all, there are 34 cave temples, 12 Mahayana Buddhist caves (550-750 AD), 17 Hindu caves (600-875 AD) and 5 caves of the Jain faith (800-1000 AD) 22 more caves, dedicated to Lord Shiva, were recently discovered. Kailas Temple (cave16), the central attraction at Ellora, is the most remarkable.

Day 10: Aurangabad - Mumbai

Breakfast at hotel & transfer to airport to catch flight for Bombay. Arrive Bombay & transfer to International airport for flight back to home. Tour End…