Delhi Agra Manali Tour
- Itinerary Detail
|1||Delhi||Overnight at hotel|
|2||Delhi||India Gate, the war memorial in the heart of the city.
Red Fort built of red sandstone is the of great importance in present day - republic day parades initiate from here.
Jama Masjid is one of the largest mosques which can accommodate up to 25,000 devotees.
Rajghat, Mahatma Gandhi's memorial.
|3||Mathura-Vrindavan||Visit Mathura and Vrindavan the holy lands of Lord Krishna. Mythological places, a must see.|
|4||Agra||Taj Mahal - Mughal marvel which features among the seven wonders of the world. Visit Itmad- Ud - Daula, a smaller version of the wonderful Taj.|
|5||Agra-Delhi||Overnight in Delhi|
|6||Delhi-Manali||Overnight in bus|
|7 - 8||Manali||Visit Rohtang Pass, abode of Snow. Hidimba temple is the most important temple of Manali placed amid scenic surroundings.|
|9||Manali-Delhi||Overnight in bus|
Duration : 09 Nights / 10 Days
Destination : Delhi - Mathura - Vrindavan - Agra - Delhi - Manali - Delhi
This exotic package is crafted for travelers to visit revered places of Hindu pilgrimage. Delhi’s old and new-world culture and Mughal monuments adorning Agra entices all. River Beas meandering through Manali along with coniferous forests look heavenly.
Day 1 Arrival at New Delhi in evening
Our representative will welcome you on arrival at the airport and escort you to the hotel. Overnight in Delhi
Day 2 New Delhi
After breakfast you will proceed for half-day city tour of Old Delhi. Visit Jama Masjid, which is the largest mosque in India, commissioned by Emperor Shah Jahan. The courtyard of the mosque can hold about 25,000 worshipers. Enjoy a rickshaw ride in Chandni Chowk, the busiest market in Old Delhi…noisy, chaotic and uniquely Indian. You will then visit the Red Fort (closed every Monday), which was constructed during the rule of Emperor Shah Jahan and served as the residence for the Mughal royal family. It continues to be significant even today, as every Independence Day, the Prime Minister makes a speech from its ramparts as the Indian flag is hoisted. Later, drive past President House and several other government buildings in Edwin Lutyen’s Delhi before you head to Rajghat, the memorial to Mahatma Gandhi. This simple memorial marks the spot where Mahatma Gandhi was cremated in 1948.
Evening at leisure on your own (vehicle at disposal within city limit only).
Overnight in Delhi
Day 3 New Delhi-Agra (205kms; 4hrs drive approx.)
After breakfast you will drive to Agra en route you will visit Mathura and Vrindavan. Visit following places:
This temple is one of the most splendid and the most remarkable temples of Mathura. It was built in the year 1814 and is located in the heart of the city. It is presently the most visited temple of Mathura and currently managed by the followers of the Vallabha sect. It lies on the eastern part of Mathura and is recognized for its architectural magnificence
It is one of the most remarkable tourist attractions in Mathura and is highly venerated by the tourists. This place is said to be the birthplace of Lord Krishna. According to the people the present temple is built over spot of the prison where Lord Krishna was born
Rangbhoomi Rangbhoomi is located opposite the post office in Mathura. This was the wrestling arena where Krishna killed Kansa in a duel and set his parents free reinstating his maternal grandfather, Ugrasena, on the throne.
Thereafter continue your drive to Agra; check in at a hotel and relax. Overnight in Agra
Day 4 Agra
Today, after breakfast you will take a half day tour of Agra.
History says, Agra was founded by Sultan Sikander Lodi in 1504. But it flourished much later under Mughal patronage. If it's Agra, Taj Mahal (closed every Friday) has to be your halt. The white marble mausoleum built by Emperor Shah Jahan in the memory of his beloved wife Mumtaz Mahal on the banks of Yamuna, is the ultimate epitome of love. Owing to beautiful Mughal architecture, Taj features among the Seven Wonders of The World.
Thereafter, visit Itmad- Ud - Daula, known as the "Baby Taj"; this mausoleum rests in a walled garden close to the Yamuna River. You will then visit Sikandra, which is also a mausoleum… of the great Emperor Akbar. Akbar designed his own mausoleum as a perfect blend of Hindu, Christian, Islamic, Buddhist and Jain designs and motifs, in keeping with his religious tolerance and secular views.
Overnight in Agra
Day 5 Agra-Delhi (205kms; 4hrs drive approx.)
After breakfast check out hotel and drive back to Delhi; check in at a hotel an relax. Thereafter you are at leisure for your independent activities (no vehicle hereafter). Overnight in Delhi
Day 6 Delhi-Manali (night bus)
Morning at leisure. Later in afternoon you will be given drop at bus stop where you will board on night bus to Manali at around 1600 hours. Overnight in bus
Day 7 Arrive Manali in morning
Upon arrival Manali at around 0800 hrs you will check in at a hotel and relax. Overnight in Manali
Day 8 Manali
After breakfast you will proceed to Rohtang Pass (weather permitting); later in afternoon you will be back to Manali town and visit Vasisth Hot Spring & temple, Hidimba Temple and Tibetan monastery. Later in evening you will have an opportunity to stroll around the market place of Manali township- the famous Mall area.
Overnight in Manali.
Day 9 Manali-Delhi (550kms; 14hrs overnight drive approx.)- night bus
After breakfast you are at leisure; later in afternoon you will board on night bus to Delhi at around 1600 hours .
Overnight in bus.
Day 10 Arrive Delhi in morning & then fly out
Arrive Delhi in morning at around 0800 hours; assistance in transfer to airport to board flight for onward destination; henceforth your journey ends with sweet memories.