Travel Best Bets Package Includes
- Round trip airfare via China Eastern Airlines, and India via Shanghai
- 8 night guided vacation
- 8 night accommodations based on 2-sharing.
3 nights Delhi Hotel: Hilton Garden Inn Gurgaon (5-Star) or similar
2 nights Jaipur Hotel: Hilton Hotel, Jaipur (5-Star) or similar
2 nights Agra Hotel: Courtyard by Marriott (5-Star) or similar
1 night in Delhi Hotel: Country Inn & Suites (4-Star airport hotel) or similar
- All transfer services as per itinerary
- Guided sightseeing and admissions as per itinerary
- 21 Meals as specified as per itinerary
- Local English speaking guides for touring
- Free Large Leather Suitcase from Claire Newell’s Luggage Line
- Delhi, Welcome Dinner in hotel
- Delhi, Kashmiri Food style Lunch
- Old Delhi, Rickshaw Ride
- Jaipur Special Dinner with Indian Cultural Dance
- Jaipur Elephant Ride
- Jaipur watch Bollywood Movie
- Jaipur Visit Indian local family with Cooking Demo.
- Agra, Mohabbat-e-Taj show in evening
- Agra, Sunset to see “Taj Mahal”
- Farewell Dinner in hotel
- Two Bottles of mineral water per day
Seniors over 60 years – Save an additional $50 off per couple!
Receive a FREE Large leather suitcase – a $199 value!
|March 9, April 6, 2018
||1st adult||2nd adult|
|Vancouver||$4090 + $580 tax||FREE + $580 tax|
|Victoria||$4390 + $630 tax||FREE + $630 tax|
|Kamloops, Kelowna||$4350 + $655 tax||FREE + $655 tax|
|Prince George, Calgary, Edmonton||$4390 + $680 tax||FREE + $680 tax|
|Toronto||$4190 + $580 tax||FREE + $580 tax|
|India Visa Fees||add $90
|Single Supplement||add $580
Please note: There could be a forced overnight in either direction in Shanghai due to flight schedule. If this is the case, an overnight hotel will be included. Date affected Jan 26,Mar 9, 23
Add $200 more for 2
2018: Mar 23
Add $300 more for 2
2018: Jan 26,Oct 26,Nov 9,23
Local fees paid in India: Gratuities to escort, guides and drivers: US$100 per person.
Plus Air Fuel surcharges of all airlines are subject to change without notice
Looking to extend your holiday?
Add an Extension to Varanasi 4 Days (3-night) Tour $970 per person
or Kathmandu 5 Days (4-night) Tour $1590 per person
India Information: Things you should know before you go
Day 1 – Canada to Delhi
Your adventure will begin with a flight to Delhi. Your Canadian tour escort will join the group at the Vancouver airport
Day 2 – Arriving Delhi (via Shanghai)
Take a China Eastern flight from Shanghai to Delhi. Arrive at Delhi International Airport, you will be greeted by your India local guide and transferred to the hotel.
Delhi, the capital of India, is a well laid-out main metropolitan area built by the British in 1911. It blends internationalism and tradition, with many interesting museums and art galleries.
Hotel: Hilton Garden Inn Gurgaon (5-Star)
Day 3 – Delhi
In the morning, visit some of the interesting sites of Delhi like Qutub Minar, Humanyu’s tomb which later became the inspiration for Taj Mahal. After lunch, visit President’s Palace, India Gate and National Gallery of Modern Art before the Welcome Dinner enjoy a glass of Indian wine or Indian beer in the hotel. (B/L/SD)
Day 4 – Delhi
Visit Mahatma Gandhi’s House, Raj Ghat, then to explore the famous “Old Delhi”. You will Drive past the Red Fort then take a rickshaw to Chandini Chowke, and visit Jama Masjid, the largest Muslim mosque in India. After a Kashmiri Food style lunch, visit Bangla Saheb Gurudwara, a Sikh temple. (B/SL/D)
Day 5 – Delhi ~ Jaipur
After breakfast, drive to Jaipur. In afternoon, visit a wood block printing textile emporium, watch a Bollywood movie in the famous Raj Mandir cinema hall. In the evening a walking tour of the old city markets that is famous for its glass bangles. Enjoy special dinner with traditional cultural dance (B/L/SD)
Hotel: Hilton Hotel, Jaipur (5-Star)
Day 6 – Jaipur
After breakfast, an excursion trip to Amber Fort. Enjoy an Elephant ride to the top of the Palace Fort, make a photo stop at Hawa Mahal – a place of winds, a 5 stored building with 25cm thick facade from the 18 century having 953 windows and niches. A demonstration of the turban tying will take place while taking lunch. In the afternoon enjoy the visit of the “Pink City” of Jaipur, and the marble made astronomic instrument Jantar Mantar. That evening visit to a local family and discover the secret of Indian cooking followed by a dinner with them. (B/L/SD)
Day 7 – Jaipur ~ Fatehpur Sikri ~ Agra
Bus to Agra, en-route visiting Fatehpur Sikri (the Ghost City), the capital of the Mughal Empire between 1570 and 1586. Akbar built the city to celebrate the birth of an heir (the future Emperor Jehangir), but the dryness that plagued Akbar and forced him to abandon his dream city is what has perfectly preserved for our admiration today. Check in at the hotel upon arrival in Agra, the rest of the day is at leisure. (B/L/D)
Hotel: Courtyard by Marriott (5-Star)
Day 8 – Agra
Early in the morning visit the World Heritage Taj Mahal by sunrise, when the light reflects off the marble to gives it a magnificent hue. The Taj Mahal was built by Emperor Shah Jahan over a period of 17 years, in memory of his beloved wife Mumtaz Mahal. Later in the afternoon, visit Itmad-ud-daulah and see the sun set on Taj Mahal from other side of the river. This evening, watch Mohabbat-e-Taj show – a play depicting the saga of love which culminated in Taj Mahal. (B/L/D)
Day 9 – Agra ~ Delhi
Morning is at your leisure & later you will be transferred to Yamuna Expressway to Delhi. Upon arrival, check in to your hotel. Farewell dinner at hotel. (B/L/SD)
Hotel: Country Hotel & Suites (4-Star airport hotel)
Day 10 – Delhi – Canada (Via Shanghai)
Return flight home leaves very early in the morning.
(B) Buffet Breakfast (L) Lunch (D) Dinner (SD) Special Dinner
If you choose to add an Extension to Varanasi 4 Days (3-night) Tour or Kathmandu 5 Days (4-night) Tour it would start day 10 and your return to Canada would be later
Local fees paid in India:
- Gratuities to escort, guides and drivers: US$100 per person.
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