Highlights of the Tour : Visits to Taj
Mahal (Agra), Agra Fort (Agra), City Palace (Jaipur), Hawa Mahal (Jaipur),
Jantar Mantar (Jaipur). Jungle Safari in Ranthambore National Park and
Sariska Widlife Sanctuary.
A 8 Days tour, the Taj Mahal with Tigers Trip provides you an excellent
chance to cover popular destinations of Delhi, Agra and Jaipur in a short
time. In addition to these, you also get a chance to see a variety of
wildanimals and avian speicies in Ranthambore National Park and Sariska
Wildlife Sanctuary. Visit the world's one of the seven wonders, Taj Mahal,
the magnificent Agra Fort and ghost city of Mughals, Fatehpur Sikri. Next,
pink city of Jaipur boasts of attractions like City Palace, Hawa Mahal and
Jantar Mantar. After sightseeing trips of the cities, head for jungle safari
at Ranthambore National Park and Sariska Wildlife Sanctuary.
Accommodation, Meal only breakfast, Transport, Local guides for city and
Shopping and meals apart from breakfast.
Transportation : Transport by
air-conditioned car. Travel by private bus and air-conditioned buses are
used for selected departures.
Accommodation : Accommodation on Twin
Namaste - We welcome you with folded hands
Day 1 : Arrival Delhi
Late night arrival at Delhi airport. Meeting and assistance upon arrival as
our representatives welcome you and escort you to your car. Whilst the room
keys and check-in is organized, our representative would introduce the tour
to you and hand over the documents to you. Welcome to India, or as we say
'atithi devo bhava' (the guest is an incarnation of God). Thank you for
giving us the opportunity to serve you!
Overnight : The Connaught - A 4* Downtown Hotel (Standard Room)
Day 2 : Delhi /
Morning drive to city of Taj, Agra (203 km). Upon arrival in Agra - check
into the hotel. After some rest in hotel room we visit the Taj Mahal.
Taj Mahal - This most famous Moghul monument was constructed by
Emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his wife Mumtaz Mahal "the lady of the
Taj". It has been described as the most extravagant monument ever built
for love, for the emperor was heartbroken when Mumtaz died after 17 years of
marriage, during the birth of her 14th child.The central structure has four
small domes surrounding the huge, central dome. Above the tombs of Mumtaz
Mahal and Shah Jahan are false tombs, a common practice in Indian
mausoleums. (Taj Mahal is closed on Friday).
Stay at pristine Taj Mahal for sunset, to see this true Wonder of the world
in gentle late afternoon light.
Overnight : Hotel in Agra
Day 3 : Agra - Jaipur
Morning Drive to Jaipur enroute visiting Agra Fort - built by Akbar as his
citadel over the years 1563-73 in the finest architectural style. Fatehpur
Sikri - the deserted, red sandstone city that was built by Emperor Akbar as
his capital and palace in the 16th century. Continue drive to Jaipur and
check into the hotel.
Overnight : Hotel in Jaipur
Day 4 : Jaipur
Morning tour of the impressive Amber Fort. At the foot of the hill you will
mount your caparisoned Elephant for the climb to the main gate. The Fort,
completed in the early 18th century, took over 100 years to build and now,
although deserted, offers a fascinating insight into the life-style of the
Afternoon tour of the Pink City - will include City Palace. Also visit the
Hawa Mahal "Palace of the Winds", and the open-air Jantar Mantar
Observatory to see the vast astronomical instruments. Enjoy a stroll through
the colorful bazaar before returning to your hotel.
Day 5 : Jaipur
- Ranthambore Tiger Reserve
Early morning after breakfast drive to Ranthambore National Park for
wildlife viewing. Ranthambore Tiger Reserve is known for tigers, other
wildanimal which you can spot in this wildlife sanctuary include leopards,
deers, hyena, jackal, sloth bear, wild boars, gazelles, sambar, nilgai. You
can also see hundreds of bird species that include Indian as well as
Camping in Ranthambore National Park is another good adventure option.
Overnight : Jungle Resort at Ranthambore.
Day 6 : Ranthambore
Day at leisure for the visit to the park. Go for jungle safari to spot a
variety of wildanimals including birds.
Overnight : Jungle Resort at Ranthambore.
Day 7 : Ranthambore - Sariska
Morning drive to Sariska. Arrive & check in at hotel. Afternoon visit
the wildlife sanctuary.
Day 8 :
Sariska - Delhi
Morning drive to Delhi and drive directly to International Airport for
onward journey to your home.
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Thank You for Giving Us an Opportunity to Serve You.
First we visited Agra to see the world famous Taj Mahal, next we visited
Rajasthan's capital, Jaipur. On this trip we also get a good chance to
explore the Ranthambore and Sariska wildlife sacntuaries.
--- Christian Morris (Norway), visited in
Seeing the Taj Mahal was a wonderful experience for me. Trinetra also
provided me a good chance to spot wild animals in their natural habitat.
--- Andrew MacMillan (Phillipines),
visited in October 2006
It was our first trip with Trinetra tour to India, but it made our trip an
unforgettable experience. Taj Mahal was the highlight of this trip, other
noted attractions were Hawa Mahal, City Palace. Jungle Safari in Ranthambore
National Park and Sariska made our trip more exciting.