Amritsar is an important part of Punjab. This city is one of the topmost pilgrimage spots for the Sikhs. It houses, Golden Temple an iconic Gurudwara with dome covered in gold, which every year is visited by Sikh as well as Hindu followers in huge numbers. Indian Holiday through well-planned Peaceful Amritsar Tour offers you a chance to pay homage at the Golden Temple.
India’s most famous monument the Taj Mahal in Agra (an undisputed symbol of love), Jaipur’s famous landmarks like Amer Fort, Hawa Mahal, Jantar Mantar etc, Amritsar’s Golden Temple: most important house of worship for Sikhs, historical remains at Jallianwallah Bagh, beating retreat ceremony at Wagah Border and Delhi’s wide range of offerings including the Qutub Minar, Red Fort, government buildings and other buildings of historical importance will truly make it an altogether extravagant affair.
Highlights of Tour :
On your arrival at Delhi, the capital city of India, you will be received by our officials. They will take you to a hotel and assist you in check in process thereafter handed over all your tour related document and will tell you about your tour program.
Today you will be taken for a guided visit to various heritage spots and architectural masterpieces in Delhi including Qutub Minar: a UNESCO world heritage site, Mahatma Gandhi Memorial. Also you will be taken to have a look at the India Gate (earlier known as All India War Memorial), government buildings like Parliament House in the surrounding area including the majestic Rashtrapati Bhawan or the President’s house by drive pass and visit to the Red Fort (situated in Old Delhi) and Chandni Chowk market (heaven for shopping goers). Come back to the hotel for an overnight stay at Delhi Hotel.
Morning drive to Agra by road. Enroute visit to the Sikandra – Akbar’s Tomb. Upon arrival at Agra, assisted visit to Taj Mahal (listed in ‘Seven Wonders of the World’) built in white marble by Shahjahan for the love of his life: Mumtaz Mahal. Next, go to the beautiful Agra Fort (built by Akbar, known for its magnificent halls, gardens and architectural beauty). Also visit to the Itimad–ud–Daulah as know name of “baby Taj”. Overnight stay will be in Agra.
Today after breakfast, we will be driven to Jaipur afterwards visiting the ‘ruined city of Fatehpur Sikri’ on the way (built by Akbar) having great historical importance. Check into a hotel on reaching Jaipur and enjoy a de-stressing overnight stay. Overnight stay will be in Jaipur.
After earlier breakfast, start your sightseeing tour of the Pink City- Jaipur by climbing up to the Amber fort (located on a hill) in a royal fashion riding on an elephant. Afterwards, depart to see some awesome examples of Rajput architecture: Hawa Mahal which is called so because it has 935 windows. Also explore the museum in City Palace and Jantar Mantar of Jaipur which exhibits astronomical devices of past times. After Sightseeing drive to Delhi and reach at Delhi within 5-6 hrs, check in hotel. Overnight stay will be in Delhi.
Early morning pick from Delhi hotel at around 6.00 hrs and transfer to the railway station for boarding train to Amritsar by a comfortable train journey (air-conditioned). Morning meal will be served on board. On reaching Amritsar our representatives will take you to a hotel. Come evening we take you to witness the breathtaking beating retreat ceremony at Wagah Border. Wagah Border is one & the only land border open between India and Pakistan and the beating retreat ceremony is a daily military exercise conducted over here. Return to the hotel for night stay.
Kick-start your day with a visit to the most revered place of worship of the Sikh community: The Golden Temple. It has been constructed in such a manner that it brings up the idea of secularism long preserved at its heart. We take you to Jallian Walla Bagh next where cold blooded mass murdering took place as General Dyer, a British general ordered firing at a peaceful assembly killing thousands of innocent people. At noon, arrive at the railway station from where you board a train to reach Delhi. Upon arrival Delhi railway station, we will transfer to a hotel and have a peaceful night stay in Delhi.
Check out of the hotel with the help of our assistants and transfer to the airport to fly back home. Take with yourself happy memories of touring with us.