We bring to you an exclusive 13-day, Luxury India tour, for those who seek to see “India in style”. The tour comprises of some of India’s major tourist attractions, the commercial capital of India, Mumbai, the Lake city of Udaipur, and then the tour swings to the city that unrolls a pink carpet to all its visitors, Jaipur. The tour then takes a twirl to North India’s best Tiger Reserve of Ranthambore, followed by the city of the Taj Mahal, Agra and finally the tour ends in the capital city, Delhi, an active metropolis with a unique blend of the ancient and the contemporary era. The one thing that makes the tour special is the accommodation provided on this tour. You start your tour overlooking the Arabian Sea, staying at the waterfront Oberoi hotel in Mumbai, then at the award-winning, top of the line luxury resorts, Oberoi Vilas hotels in Udaipur, Jaipur, Ranthambore and Agra and finally ending at The Oberoi in New Delhi.
Your Luxury India tour starts with an arrival into Mumbai, where you will be received at the airport by the Trans India Holidays representative and he will escort you to The Oberoi Hotel and will assist you with the check-in formalities. Mumbai: Mumbai, earlier called as Bombay, is the commercial capital of India. It is also known as the "city that never sleeps". Mumbai is a perfect blend of culture, customs, and lifestyle. Mumbai is India’s most cosmopolitan city, its financial powerhouse and the nerve center of India’s fashion industry and also the Hollywood of India, fondly called “Bollywood”. Mumbai is dotted with plenty of architectural landmarks from the Victorian era and the days of the Raj. The Oberoi: The Oberoi is located at Nariman Point, the city’s major business and shopping district. The Oberoi is the supreme destination for in-vogue style and luxury stay in the city. Overlooking the Arabian Sea, the hotel welcomes you with space and calmness. Luxuriously appointed rooms, an exclusive spa, and the fitness center have been meticulously planned, with the advanced features of the up-to-date technology. The hotel gives you a wide variety of dining experiences. The Oberoi, Mumbai is the preferred hotel choice of discerning tourists and business travelers and the perfect gateway to India. Overnight in Mumbai.
After a relaxing breakfast at the hotel, you will be picked up from your hotel and will be taken for a guided sightseeing tour of Mumbai. Tour includes visits to the following places of interest: The Prince Of Wales Museum: The Prince of Wales Museum is located in the heart of South Mumbai, neighboring the Gateway of India. The Prince of Wales Museum is the main museum in Mumbai. The museum is constructed in the Indo-Saracenic style of architecture. The museum building is fenced by a garden of palm trees and formal flower beds. The museum has roughly 50,000 displays of the age-old history and also objects from foreign origins. With its Art, Archeology and Natural History subdivisions, the Prince of Wales Museum is one of the best museums in the country. Victoria Terminus: The Victoria Terminus is a World Heritage site and a historic railway station in Mumbai. To commemorate the Golden Jubilee of Queen Victoria, the station was constructed in 1887 in the BoriBunder area of Mumbai. The construction was designed by Frederick William Stevens. The Terminus is one of the city’s largest buildings with influences from an intricate Italian Gothic design. The first train to steam out of this station, abbreviated as VT, to Thane was in 1853. Gateway Of India: Gateway of India is a monument constructed during the British Raj. It is a conventional arch constructed in 1927, to honor the visit of King George V and Queen Mary. The gateway of India is situated in the southernmost peninsula of the city. It was constructed in honey-colored basalt, and the design and the plan of this gateway were inspired by the 16th century Gujarati architecture. The altering light of the rising and the setting sun bestows different strokes of gold, russet, and pink to the striking arch. The Gateway of India clinches historical importance as the last of the British armed forces leaving Independent India by sea, marched through the doorways of Gateway of India. Marine Drive: The Marine Drive, one of the landmark thoroughfares of South Mumbai, is also known as the Queen’s Necklace because of the shimmering lights that dot this road, that is visible from long distances. Flora Fountain: The Flora fountain is an embellished and elegant sculpted architectural heritage monument, which stands at a five-point juncture in the heart of the commercial Fort area. This attractive fountain was constructed in the memory of the Governor Sir Henry Bartle Edward Frere, as an honor for his influence towards the construction of Mumbai. Malabar Hill: The Malabar Hill, now one of the poshest residential neighborhoods of South Mumbai, is so named since it stands on a hillock. The area offers wonderful views over the Back Bay. The Hanging Garden called the Pherozeshah Mehta Gardens, on top of the hill, Parsi Towers of Silence, Kamala Nehru Park, the temple of Walkeshwar and the Sand Lord makes it a very popular tourist spot in Mumbai. Spend the rest of the day relaxing and enjoying the hotel facilities or exploring the city on your own. Overnight in Mumbai.
After a relaxing breakfast at the hotel, you will be met by our representative and he will assist you with the check-out formalities. You will then be escorted to the airport in time to board flight for Udaipur, the next destination on your luxury India tour. Udaipur: Udaipur, literally meaning “the city of Sunrise”, was established by a Rajput King, Maharana Uday Singh, in 1567, and this city is now also known as the “City of Lakes” and also the “Venice of the East” Udaipur is a moony lake city with its marble whims, attractive hibiscus-covered gardens and elegant fountain porches, which symbolize the glory of the Rajput era. Like many other cities in Rajasthan, Udaipur is the heirloom of an honor-bound race that loved the good things in life and often gave up their lives protecting them. You will be received by our representative at the Udaipur airport and he will escort you to The Oberoi Udaivilas and will assist you with the check-in formalities. Oberoi Udaivilas: The Oberoi Udaivilas is one of the latest luxury resorts from the Oberoi Group. Udaivilas is truly an outstanding hotel overlooking the attractive view of Lake Pichola and the City Palace. It is considered as the grand palace, and it perfectly rejuvenates the romance of the past and signifies the continuity of the royal traditions of Mewar. The resort is entirely designed and planned to keep in mind the 21st century. The resort is spread over a stretch of 30 acres and has a smooth adjustment of spaces, all the things are perfectly placed in the resort- The courtyard and the lanes, the quiet pulsating water bodies, fountains and the reflecting pools are all surrounded by the beautifully designed gardens with sculptures and paintings, arches and ceilings and the alcoves. The building offers a lot of surprises to its guests. Filled with beautiful works of art and craft from in and around the region, The Oberoi Udaivilas is like a vast canvas of poetic image that changes with the light and the season. The resort has specialty restaurants serving fine Indian and International cuisines. It also proffers a world-class spa and a wellness center that offers an extensive variety of refreshing and relaxing treatments. Do not miss the beautiful evening boat ride, when the shimmering water of the Lake combined with the City Palace in the background serve a magical way to end your day in Udaipur. Overnight in Udaipur.
After a relaxing break fast, the guide will pick you up from your resort and take you for a guided sightseeing tour of Udaipur. The tour includes the following places of interest: City Palace: The biggest palace complex in Rajasthan is the grand City Palace towering above the lake. The major parts of the palace are now well-maintained as a museum with an enormous collection of glass, ceramic figures and small canvases. Jagdish Temple: The famous Jagdish Temple is situated 150 m from the City Palace. This fine Indo-Aryan Temple was constructed by Maharana Jagat Singh in 1651. This temple treasures a black stone image of Lord Vishnu as Jagannath, Lord of the universe. A brass image of Garuda the Hindu divinity is in a monument in front of the temple. Saheliyon Ki Bari: The Saheliyon ki Bari or the garden of the Maids of Honor is situated in the north of the city. It is a small exquisite garden with fountains, stone elephants and a beautiful lotus pond. Lake Pichola: Rest of the day you are free to relax and enjoy the scenic beauty of the city. Lake Pichola derives its name from Pichali village. This lake is fenced by hills, palaces, temples, bathing ghats, and ridges. There are two island palaces in the Lake Pichola, the Jag Niwas, and the Jag Mandir. Jag Niwas was built as the summer residence of Prince of Mewar and is now the famous Lake Palace hotel. The Jag Mandir is built of red sandstone with a marble ceiling. An enchanting way to end your day in Udaipur is by taking a beautiful Boat Ride on Lake Pichola in the evening when the City palace in the background unites with the sparkling lake water. Overnight in Udaipur.
After an early breakfast at the hotel, you will be met by one of our representatives who will assist you with the check-out formalities. You will then start your drive to Jaipur, the next destination on the Luxury India Tour Package. Jaipur - It is the capital of Rajasthan, and is known as the “Pink City” because of the pink-tinted constructions in the old city. It is situated on a dry lake bed, bordered by barren hills vanquished by forts and broken walls. The city was found in 1727 by Maharaja Jai Singh II, who wanted to be in the good books of the then ruling Mughals. He positioned the city with rectangular blocks according to early Hindu architecture. The walled city of Jaipur is one of the cultural sites inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage list. It is a great city for shopping and savoring mouthwatering Rajasthani dishes. Upon your arrival at The Oberoi Rajvilas in Jaipur, you will be met by our representative and will then be assisted with check-in formalities. The Oberoi Rajvilas: In the midst of the 32 acres of lush gardens, orchards, attractive pools, and fountains, Rajvilas offers bliss for the senses. The pleasantly chosen interiors give you a taste of the subtle lifestyle of the legendary Rajput Princes. In the elegant guest rooms discover exquisite furnishings, four-poster beds, and sunken marble baths. The courtyard has a world-class spa with steam rooms, saunas, Jacuzzis, plunge pools and a well-equipped gym. The resort has a special kitchen for Indian and International cuisines, which can be enjoyed in the alfresco dining area. Spend the rest of the day enjoying the hotel facilities or exploring the city on your own. Overnight in Jaipur.
After breakfast, you will be picked up by the guide from your resort and will be taken for a guided sightseeing tour of Jaipur and Amber. Sightseeing in Jaipur includes: Hawa Mahal (Palace Of Winds): Constructed by Maharaja Sawaj Pratap Singh in 1799, the Hawa Mahal is one of Jaipur’s main landmarks; the front of the Mahal has pink windows and latticework screens. This mahal was initially constructed for the ladies of the imperial household to watch the ordinary life and parades of the city. City Palace: The City Palace is still the dwelling of the former royalty H.H Bhawani Singh Ji of Jaipur. This Palace still has an extensive collection of art, carpets and old weapons. Jantar Mantar (Observatory): It was built by Maharaja Jai Singh in 1728. Jantar Mantar appears to be an inquisitive collection of sculptures but in fact, each construction has a detailed purpose such as measuring the positions of stars, altitudes, and azimuths and calculating eclipses. The most striking instrument is the sundial which is 27 meter tall gnomon. The shadow this casts moves up to 4 meters an hour. Amber Fort: The Amber Fort is located 11 km away from Jaipur. Amber was once the ancient capital of Jaipur. The Fort is an excellent illustration of Rajput architecture, impressively situated on a hillside facing a lake, which reflects its walkways and walls. Overnight in Jaipur.
After breakfast at the resort, you will be met by our representative and will be assisted with the check-out formalities. You will then continue to Ranthambore, the next stop on your Luxury India tour Package. Ranthambore: The Ranthambore National Park is one of the major illustrations of Project Tiger's conservation in Rajasthan. The Ranthambore National Park covers an area of over 400 sq. km. It has many sharp cliffs enfolding a route of lakes and rivers. The 10th century Ranthambore Fort stands as a silent watchman on one of these hills. This National Park is a combination of the fortified forest and the open chaparral land. The Ranthambore National Park is naturally a dry deciduous type of forest. Dhok is the most noticeable tree in the forest. Since Ranthambore is a tiger reserve, glimpses of tigers are very common in this area, apart from that, the park has a few panthers too. Kachida Valley is known to be the best place to have a glimpse of these exclusive cats. One can also find marsh crocodiles, hyenas, jungle cats and the sloth bears. The avian population includes the black storks, quails, Bonelli’s eagles; spur fowls, crested serpent eagles and painted storks. During the winters, there are a lot of migratory birds in the forest, including a different variety of ducks. The National Park is well known for wildlife photography. On your arrival in Ranthambore, check-in at The Oberoi Vanyavilas. The Oberoi Vanyavilas: Considered to be one of India’s best luxury lodges, The Oberoi Vanyavilas is situated very close to the main entrance to the Ranthambore National Park. The lodge comprises of lively paintings and luxuriously designed interiors that create a feeling of an ancient world. Your stay in the hotel will be in the luxurious tents fenced by beautiful gardens and watercourses. The tented suites have beautifully braided sunshades, comfortable bathrooms, and a separately fenced garden. Afternoons are meant for a game rides into the Ranthambore National Park accompanied by an English speaking Naturalist. Game drives in Ranthambore are conducted using 4WD vehicles. Overnight at The Oberoi Vanyavilas.
The day begins with an early morning game safari into the Ranthambore National Park accompanied by an English speaking Naturalist. Game drives in Ranthambore are conducted using 4WD vehicles. After the morning safari, you return to your lodge for a luxurious breakfast. Later in the afternoon, you will be picked up again from your lodge for an afternoon game safari into the Ranthambore National Park accompanied by a local naturalist. Overnight at The Oberoi Vanyavilas.
After a relaxing breakfast at the lodge, start your drive to Agra, your next stop on the India tour, en-route stopping at Fatehpur Sikri, for a guided tour of this ancient capital. Fatehpur Sikri: The deserted capital of Emperor Akbar roughly 35 km outside Agra. This city was built in the 16th century and was abandoned for 12 years due to the paucity of water. The entire city is still intact, and a sight of this city is worth remembering. The Buland Darwaza is the main entrance to this city. It is 54 m tall. This gate was constructed in the honor of Akbar’s victory in Gujarat. After visiting Fatehpur Sikri, continue your drive to Agra. Agra: Agra is situated on the bank of Yamuna River. It is the dwelling place to India’s famous monument, the Taj Mahal. Agra was the capital of the Mughal Empire in the 16th & 17th centuries. On your arrival at The Oberoi Amarvilas in Agra, you will be met by our representative and will be assisted with the check-in formalities. The Oberoi Amarvilas: The Oberoi Amarvilas is situated about 600 m away from the Taj Mahal. The resort has been designed in such a way that guests have an uninterrupted view of the Taj Mahal from almost all its rooms and suites. The traditional framework of the hotel is enhanced by the elegant gardens, terraced lawns, fountains, and pavilions. The hall, bistros, bars and tea lounges also offer a remarkable view of Agra’s world-famous monument. The furnishing and the facilities of the resort spell the ultimate comfort and luxury for the guests. The spa proffers non-clinical therapies also. Overnight in Agra.
After a relaxing breakfast, you will be picked up from your resort and will be taken for a guided sightseeing tour of The Taj Mahal, Agra Fort, Sikandra, and Itimad-ud-Daulah’s Tomb. Taj Mahal: Emperor Shah Jahan constructed the Taj Mahal in the memory of his wife Mumtaj Mahal who died during the birth of their child in 1631. The construction of this famous monument is said to have taken 22 years, starting from 1631. Over 20,000 artisans were working day and night for the construction of this landmark. Craftspersons and whizzes were brought from France and Italy. And the chief architect was from Iran. The visit to the Taj Mahal will long be remembered by you as the highlight of your luxury North India Tour. After the sightseeing, you return to the hotel and spend the rest of the morning relaxing in the hotel with a luxurious breakfast. Later in the afternoon, the guide will again pick you up for the guided tour of the Agra Fort. Agra Fort: Emperor Akbar started the construction of this huge red sandstone Agra Fort on the bank of Yamuna River in 1565. It was mainly constructed for the soldiers until his grandson, Shah Jahan, added more opulent accommodations. There are a number of attractive buildings within its porches such as Samman Burj, where Shah Jahan was imprisoned by his son, Moti Masjid, a white marble mosque, Diwan–e–Am, Diwan–e–Khas, Jahangir’s Palace, Khaas Mahal, and Sheesh Mahal. Sikandra: The red sandstone tomb of the Mughal emperor Akbar and Itimad-ud-daulah also known as Baby Taj, for it’s a striking resemblance to the Taj Mahal. Overnight in Agra.
After a relaxing breakfast at the resort, you will be met by our representative and he will assist you with the check out formalities. You will then start your drive to Delhi, the last stop on your tour in India. Delhi: An energetic city, with a unique blend of the ancient and the contemporary era. Delhi has two visible parts: New Delhi, the city created by the British in 1911 as the Imperial capital of India and Old Delhi considered as the Muslim capital of India between the 17th and the 19th century. There are at least eight cities on the location of the modern Delhi, among which Indraprastha is one of the first recognized settlements, highlighted in the epic Mahabharata over 3000 years ago. Nevertheless, Delhi has always been one of the major cities in the northern region of the subcontinent. On arrival at The Oberoi Hotel in Delhi, you will be met by our representative and he will assist you with the check in formalities. The Oberoi: The Oberoi Hotel, Delhi echoes the capital city’s spirit in a symphonic combination of the traditional and the present-day sophistication. The Oberoi Hotel is situated close to the city center near the government offices, financial, business and commercial district. The luxury Oberoi hotel overlooks the prestigious Golf Club on one side and the Heritage Humayun’s Tomb on the other. The hotel has delicate interiors, flawless services and fine cuisines combine together to make it Capital’s most beautiful and sophisticated hotel. This award-winning hotel is a perfect place for business travel or holidays to explore the cultural and traditional wonders of Delhi. Spend the rest of the day enjoying the hotel facilities or exploring the city. Overnight in Delhi.
After a relaxing breakfast at the hotel, the tour guide will pick you up from your hotel and take you for guided sightseeing of Old and New Delhi. This tour includes the following places: Red Fort: A world heritage sites inscribed by UNESCO, Red Fort is a magnificent memory of the Mughal era. It gets its named Hindi word Lal, which means red and Quila which means fort. The structure of the Red Fort is very uneven and it is placed in an octet shape along the Yamuna River. This fort is delimited by a wall of about 2.4 kms in perimeter and is constructed of red sandstone. In 1638, Shah Jahan started building this huge fort and it was completed in 1648. The fort has a Diwan-e-Am (Hall for public audience), a Rang Mahal (a water-cooled apartment of royal ladies) and a Pearl Mosque, which was constructed with white marble. Red fort has two hallways: a) The Delhi gate and b) The Lahori gate, and both these gates face the renowned Chandni Chowk. Jama Masjid: Jama Masjid is one of the country’s major mosques where hundreds and thousands of Muslims offer their prayers even today. Jama Masjid was constructed by Shah Jahan as an architectural extravaganza in 1658. The wonders of construction in Jama Masjid are seen in the long stretches of stairs and the hefty courtyard. Chandni Chowk (Silver Street): Chandni Chowk is well-known for its flamboyant streets with the famous shopping spots of Old Delhi. It also has the country’s best known extensive market for textiles, electronic goods, and watches. Entire Chandni Chowk was designed by Jahanara Begum, Shah Jahan’s beloved daughter and was then populated by the well-to-do families of that time. The famous Parantha wale Gali, known for its mouth-watering paranthas is also positioned in Chandni Chowk. The famous gold market, Dariba Kalan is also situated here. India Gate: India Gate is free-standing, 42-metre high arch. It was built in 1931 and was formerly called the All India War Memorial in the memory of the 90,000 soldiers of the Indian Army who died in World War I. The names of the warriors are engraved all along the walls of the arch. The eternal flame was lit here to honor the Amar Jawan (Immortal Soldier), in 1971. Rashtrapati Bhavan (President’s House): Rashtrapati Bhavan is the authorized residence of the President of the country. It was designed by Lutyens and was the official residence of the Viceroy when the British ruled India. Humayun's Tomb: First of its kind and the inspiration behind the Taj Mahal, Humayun's Tomb is inscribed among the UNESCO Wolrd Heritage Sites. Nine years after the death of Humayun, Haji Begum (widow of Humayun) built this tomb in 1565-66 in his memory. Qutub Minar: This outstanding building in the Southern part of the capital was built by the Muslim King; Qutab–ud–din Aibak in 1199 A.D. The Minar (tower) is 72.5 meters tall and its base is a mosque. Bahai Temple: It is a very new architectural marvel of the Bahai cult. This temple is visible from quite a lot of spots in South Delhi. This temple is molded in the shape of a lotus and has precisely been given the name. Overnight in Delhi.
Have a relaxed morning at your hotel, or take in some last minute shopping. After a 1200 hrs (noon) check out,you will be met by our representative at the hotel and he will assist you with the checkout formalities. He will then escort you to the airport in time for your flight back home.
|Valid from 01 Oct 2019 to 15 Apr 2020||USD 5588 Per Person|
|Valid from 16 Apr 2020 to 30 Sep 2020||USD 3368 Per Person|
|Udaipur||The Oberoi Udaivilas|
|Jaipur||The Oberoi Rajvilas|
|Ranthambore||The Oberoi Vanyavilas|
|Agra||The Oberoi Amarvilas|