North India Highlights
North India Highlights
This 8-day adventure takes you through northern India's "Golden Triangle," a region where you'll experience everything from bustling cities and shining palaces to ancient forts and rural villages. This unforgettable adventure will have you learning about Indian history, spirituality and culture by exploring the most breathtaking sights and monuments in this enchanted land.
Start in Delhi and explore on your own, absorbing the unique vibe of a city where temples and street markets meet modern high-rises and boutiques. Next enjoy a guided walk through Old and New Delhi, where you'll visit mosques and Sikh temples, climb up minarets for breathtaking city views, haggle with street vendors and learn about the country's British colonial history.
You'll also explore the Red Fort of the Mughal Empire before a visit to "The Pink City" of Jaipur, built in the shape of an Indian mandala. For couples who want to feel like a honeymooning Indian princess and prince, ride into the palace courtyard on the backs of elephants! When you're done feeling like royals you'll have the chance to experience the culture of "real India" by viewing a Bollywood movie, giving you a taste of the fun and extravagant cinematic style of the prolific Hindi film industry.
After all the grand palaces mosques, temples and shrines, you'll pay a visit to a rural village where you'll meet some locals and stay in an elaborate 17th-century fort converted into a family-owned historic hotel. From here you can participate in family prayer sessions, take a Jeep safari, explore the village with the hotel owner's son or just relax with a sundowner on the fort terrace.
Sacred monasteries, breathtaking temples, magical villages and some of the most unique shopping experiences anywhere in the world. This honeymoon in India is truly the stuff of legend. Take your love to the land of the Buddha, and prepare for a honeymoon of a lifetime. For more on why to dive into something different with G Adventures, click here!
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- Package Includes:
-G Adventures' 100% Guaranteed Departures
-Free city and village exploration
-Tour of Old Delhi including:
-Jama Masjid Mosque
-Entrance to Taj Mahal
-Entrance to I'timad-ud-Daulah (Baby Taj)
-Chandni Chowk local market and Gurduwara Sikh Temple
-Entrance to Agra Fort
-Fathpur Sikri and the Abhaneri Step wells (tank gardens)
-Jaipur City Palace and Hawa Mahal
-Visit to Village of Sawarda and overnight in a Heritage Home
-Transport by van, bus, auto-rickshaw, cycle-rickshaw and walking
-Stay in comfortable hotels (6 nights) and heritage hotel (1 night)
-Your own small group CEO (Chief Experience Officer) for the entire trip and seasoned local guides
- Not Included:
-Allow USD $200-300 for meals not included
- Package Price: From $1105 per person