0500 Hrs Pick up from your Hotel for transfer to the railway station to board the air-conditioned Shatabdi Express Train for Agra at 0600 Hrs. meals on board, on arrival Agra at 0810 Hrs transfer to the hotel. After some rest visit world famous Taj Mahal built by Moghul Emperor Shahjehan in 1630 for his Queen Mumtaz Mahal to enshrine her mortal remains. Later visit the Agra Fort containing the Halls of Public and Private Audience. Afternoon at leisure.
Overnight at Agra.
Agra Jhansi Khajuraho
Morning transfer to railway station to board the train to Jhansi Departing at 0810 Hrs. Arrival in Jhansi at 1045 Hrs and drive to Khajuraho 200 Kms (5-6 Hrs). After arrival in Khajuraho check-in Hotel and rest of the at leisure / rest.
Overnight in Khajuraho.
Morning, temple tour of Khajuraho. The world famous Khajuraho temples were built by the Chandela kings between 950 AD and 1050 AD. The most important are the Chaunset Yogini Temple dedicated to Goddess Kali, The Mahadev Temple, Chitragupta or Bharatji Temple with a lovely image of 11 headed Vishnu, Vishvanath and Nandi Temples, Lakshmana Temple, Visha Temple of Shiva, which is the largest & most typical of temples.
Overnight in Khajuraho.
Visit the Eastern group of temples that consist of the Parasvanath Temple – the only Jain Temple surviving at Khajuraho and has excellent sculptures on the outer walls of the Sanctum, the Javeri Temple dedicated to Vishnu. The other temples in this group are those dedicated to Brahma, Yamuna and Adinath.
Later transfer to Airport to take flight for Varanasi. Arrive Varanasi and transfer to hotel.
Overnight in Varanasi.
Early morning boat excursion on the river Ganges. People bathe early in the morning to offer the prayers to the rising sun. The two cremation ghats are Manikarnika & Harishchandra where funeral pyre burns Day and night. Every pious Hindu believes that to die in Kashi and to be cremated on banks of the Ganges is to attain release from the cycle of birth and death.
Later transfer to Airport to take flight for Delhi. On arrival at Delhi transfer to hotel or airport to board the flight for onward journey.
DO’s and Don’ts
Keep away from strangers on a tour.
Wear light comfortable clothing keeping in mind the weather conditions.
Medications must be carried only with prescriptions.
Carry copies of your important documents such as passport and credit cards while travelling.
Reach bus stand and railway station on time to avoid inconvenience.
Don’t flaunt your money in public.
Don’t meet strangers new or strange places alone.
Avoid leaving expensive items in hotel room. Use a locker instead.
Hitchhiking can be dangerous. Avoid it at all costs.
Don’t accept food from strangers.