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Taj Mahal Tour With Pushkar

Duration : 07 Nights / 08 Days
Destination : Delhi - Agra - Jaipur - Pushkar - Delhi
Day 01 : Arrival Delhi
Jama Masjid, Delhi Jama Masjid, Delhi
Arrive Delhi, our representative will receive you and transfer you to your hotel. Overnight stay in Delhi.

Day 02 : Delhi
After breakfast proceed for sightseeing tour of Old & New Delhi .

OLD DELHI - A sight-seeing tour of Old Delhi would incclude visiting the Raj Ghat - the cremation site of Mahatma Gandhi; Jama Masjid - the largest mosque in India and the Red Fort - once the most opulent fort and palace of the Mughal Empire.

NEW DELHI - An extensive sight-seeing tour of New Delhi would include a visit to the Humayun's Tomb, the Qutub Minar, a drive along the ceremonial avenue- Rajpath, pastthe imposing India. Overnight stay in Delhi.

Day 03 : Delhi - Agra ( By road )
In the morning, after breakfast, drive to Agra. Arrive Agra & transfer to hotel later visit the magnificent Taj Mahal - one of the seven wonders of the world surely the most extravagant expression of love ever created. 20,000 men laboured for over 17 years to build this memorial to Shah Jahan's beloved wife. Also visit the Agra Fort - the rusty and majestic red-sandstone fort of Agra stands on the banks of the river Yamuna, the construction was started by Emperor Akbar in 1566. At the Diwan-I-Am (hall of public audience), a colonnaded hall of red-sandstone with a throne cubicle of inlaid marble at the back, the Emperor used to hear public petitions. At the Diwan-I-Khas (hall of private audience), where marble pavilions with floral inlays lend an ethereal ambience, the Emperor sat on his gem-studded Peacock Throne and met foreign ambassadors and rulers of friendly kingdoms. Night stay in Agra.

Day 04 : Agra - Jaipur ( By Surface Approx 5 Hrs. )
Morning drive to Jaipur en route visit Fatehpur Sikri- the deserted, red sandstone city that was built by Emperor Akbar as his capital and palace in the 16th century. Also visit the Bulund Darwaza the largest gateway in the world. Thereafter continue drive to Jaipur. Arrive Jaipur and transfer to hotel. Evening at leisure. Night stay in Jaipur.

Day 05 : Jaipur
Hawa Mahal Hawa Mahal
Morning tour of the impressive Amber Fort, situated on a ridge just outside Jaipur City. At the foot of the hill you will mount your caparisoned elephant for the slow but steady climb up to the main gate, making your entrance in the time honoured fashion. Afternoon tour of the City - "The Pink City" is spectacularly set within surrounding rugged hills, dotted with ancient ruined fortresses. Your tour will include the imposing City Palace, still home to the Maharaja although several of the rooms are now open to the public. Many antiques and artifacts belonging to the ruling family are housed here, including a collection of weaponry. You will also visit the Hawa Mahal "Palace of the Winds", and Jantar Mantar. Enjoy a stroll through the colourful bazaar before returning to your hotel. Night stay in Jaipur.

Day 06 : Jaipur - Pushkar ( By Surface Approx 3 Hrs.)
After breakfast drive to Pushkar, Pushkar boasts temples, though few are as ancient as you might expect at such an important pilgrimage site, since many were deserted by Aurangzeb and subsequently rebuilt. The most famous is the Brahma Temple, said to be one of the few temples in the world dedicated to this deity. It's marked by red spire and over the entrance gateway is the hans, or goose symbol, of Brahma, who is said to have personally chosen Pushkar as its site. Night stay in Pushkar.

Day 07 : Pushkar - Ajmer - Delhi ( By road )
Ana Sagar Lake Ana Sagar Lake
Morning visit the famous Brahma Temple, Later drive to Ajmer (135 Km) & proceed for city tour. Ajmer is the most sacred of all Muslim places of pilgrimage in India. The Dargah Sharif of Khwāja Moinuddin Chishti is situated at the foot of the Tārāgaṛh hill, and consists of several white marble buildings arranged around two courtyards, including a massive gate donated by the Nizam of Hyderabad and the Akbari Mosque, built by the Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan. It contains the domed tomb of the saint. Akbar and his queen used to come here by foot on pilgrimage from Agra every year in observance of a vow when he prayed for a son. The large pillars called "Kose ('Mile') Minar", erected at intervals of two miles (3 km) along the entire way between Agra and Ajmer mark the places where the royal pilgrims halted every day. It has been estimated that around 125,000 pilgrims visit the site every day. Beyond the Dargah is the Adhai din ka Jhonpra an ancient Sanskrit college, which was converted into mosque in 1198 and remains one of the finest monuments of medieval India. Afternoon drive back to Delhi. On arrival in Delhi transfer to hotel. Night stay in Delhi.

Day 08 : Departure
Transfer to airport to board the onward flight.