Day 1: Chennai, Welcome to Incredible India!!
Our representative will welcome you at Chennai International Airport and assist you with your hotel transfer. Check-in at the hotel and you will have remaining time for leisure.
Day 2: Sightseeing in Chennai
Chennai – developed in 1639 by East India Company, is one of the oldest cities of the country. It is the gateway and the largest city in southern India located on the Coromandel Coast of the Bay of Bengal. Chennai is the Musical and Cultural Capital of India, known for its classical dance shows and spiritual centers, and it offers a lot of things to visitors – whether it’s shopping, sightseeing, dining, or experiencing the rich culture of South India. Visiting St. George fort, Sri Parthasarathy Temple, Kapaleeshwar Temple, Adeeswar Temple, Relax on Marina beach one of the longest of world's beach ranking. Later drive back to the hotel for overnight stay.
Day 3: Kanchipuram & Mahabalipuram, Ancient Cities
Have breakfast and check-out from the hotel to visit the ancient city of Kanchipuram - the ancient capital of the Pallavas, famous as a city of 1000 Temples and 124 shrines. A guided sightseeing tour through the city includes visit to popular shrines namely Ekambareshwara, Kailasanathar Temple and Kaanchi Kaamachi.
Next on the list is Mahabalipuram, a popular UNESCO World Heritage Site located between Great Salt Lake and the Bay of Bengal. Mahabalipuram is famous for its rock carvings and the beautiful 7th century Shore Temple. Check-in at your beach resort and later explore the best of this ancient town at Pancha Pandava Rathas, Varaha Mandapa and other structures that were built during 7th and 8th century.
Stay overnight at your resort.
Day 4: Mahabalipuram – Pondicherry
Third day of the trip is all about adding French experience to your holiday in India. We will drive you to the Puducherry (formerly known as Pondicherry), an erstwhile French colony. Located along the Bay of Bengal, this Union Territory offers bewitching views of swaying palms dotting pristine beaches, fishing villages, great sea-food, quality wine and backwaters. Besides breathtaking nature, Pondicherry is also known for renowned attractions such as Auroville and Sri Aurobindo Ashram. Check-in to your beach resort and enjoy the rest of your day at leisure
Day 5: Pondicherry, French Flavour
Pondicherry tour starts today. The French Quarter and Sri Aurobindo Ashram are first two attractions on the Day 4 itinerary. While exploring these sites, you can easily identify the French influence in Pondicherry’s culture and architecture. Later in the day, the tour will take you to Auroville, the township established in 1968 to celebrate the unity among human beings. The world's largest solid crystal can be found in this township.
Day 6: Pondicherry – Tanjore
Have delicious breakfast and we will drive you to your next destination Tanjore, a city with 1500 years of impressive history. The city features 1000 year old Brihadishvara temple, one of the largest temples in South India. The Sacred Bull made from a single piece of stone is one of the significant highlights in the temple. Stay overnight at your hotel.
Day 7: Tanjore – Madurai (Via Trichy)
The day kicks off with drive to Madurai via Trichy. Spend some time at notable Jambukeshwar and Srirangam temples in Trichy before driving further to Madurai. Check-in at your hotel. In the evening, you can plan to experience the night at popular Shree Meenakshi Temple. A procession takes place during the ceremony where the bronze idol of Lord Shiva is taken to the bedchamber of the Hindu deity, Parvati.
Return to your hotel and stay overnight.
Day 8: Madurai, Dravidian Architecture
After breakfast, visit Meenakshi Temple to admire the classic Dravidian architecture and find solace in its spiritual charm.
The city tour starts in the afternoon and will take you to the city’s top rated attractions including Tirumal Nayak Palace and the Mariamman Teppakula. Head back to the hotel for an overnight stay.
Day 9: Madurai – Periyar, Wildlife Cruise
The day starts with a scenic drive to Periyar National Park, one of the prominent elephant and tiger reserves in India.
Check-in at the hotel and relax for some time. Later be a part of wildlife cruise over the beautiful Periyar Lake and admire the gorgeous natural surroundings. You can explore various species of animals and birds and might get a glimpse of wild elephants, boars and bisons.
In the evening return to the hotel for an overnight stay.
Day 10: Periyar, Ayurvedic Massage
Start a little early in the morning and visit the Thekkady for a spice plantation tour.
Later in the afternoon, rejuvenate your mind and soul with a full body Ayurvedic massage at an eminent message center.
Overnight stay at your hotel.
Day 11: Kumarakom, Luxury Houseboat
After having breakfast, proceed to Kumarakom boat jetty point and enjoy the time of your life at a beautifully decorated houseboat, Kettuvallam. Sail through the gorgeous backwaters and experience the best of the God’s Own Country while admiring the captivating sceneries of Kumarakom/Alleppey. Overnight stay at the luxury houseboat.
Day 12: Cochin (Kochi), Antiques Shopping & Kathakali Dance
Enjoy healthy breakfast and drive to Cochin. Upon arrival, check-in at the hotel. Guided sightseeing tour of the city is the highlight of our sightseeing tour has some of the most renowned heritage sites in Fort Kochi and other parts of the city on its list. Also, you get an opportunity to explore St. Francis Church- the oldest church in India and explore the imposing Santa Cruz basilica built by the Portuguese.
Explore the heritage sites of Fort Kochi and shop for antiques and spices. Chinese fishing nets, the Dutch Palace and Jewish Synagogue are other highlights of the tour. You can several opportunities to find prized souvenirs such as spices and antiques while shopping at Jew Street.
Add a cultural tinge to the evening with a Kathakali dance performance at a popular cultural centre in Fort Kochi. Kathakali is a classical dance form which was originated in Kerala in 17th century. This colourful dance is not merely a dance. It is an art form that comprises powerful storytelling with ritual, drama and music. Return to the hotel and stay overnight.
Day 13: Cochin – Ooty, Queen Of Hill Stations
Have breakfast and check-out from the hotel then drive to Ooty, the queen of hill stations. Check-in at the hotel and later explore the popular attractions such as Dodda Betta, Ooty Lake and botanical gardens.Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 14: Ooty – Coonoor, Toy Train
Start your day with a delicious breakfast and head to Ooty Railway station. Embark on a memorable journey to Coonoor on a toy train. Below is the train schedule:
Toy Train, UAM – ONR, Train# 56137, 09:15 - Departs from Ooty, 10:25 - Arrival at Coonoor
The train journey passes through the mesmerizing Nilgiri Hills and shutterbugs will find amazing photography opportunities. Our driver will receive you at Coonoor Railway Station and you will visit Sim’s Park, Tea Gardens and Dolphin’s Nose. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 15: Ooty – Wayanad, Green Paradise Of Kerala
Check-out from the hotel post breakfast and we will drive you to the Green Paradise of Kerala – Wayanad, one of the best rain forests in the world. Upon arrival, get transferred to a serene nature resort. Rest of the day is at your leisure. Overnight stay at the nature resort.
Day 16: Wayanad, Waterfalls
Our sightseeing tour of Wayanad allows you to experience and explore the serene beauty of the bio-diverse region located on the southern tip of the Deccan plateau. The tour starts from Eddakal cave and will take you to other top-rated attractions such as Chembra Peak (mesmerising view of valley & forest) and Soochipara Falls (spectacular three-tiered waterfall, bordered by deep dense forests). Sentinel Rock Waterfalls is sure to entice thrill seekers with its rock climbing facilities. Return during late afternoon and enjoy an overnight stay in your resort.
Day 17: Wayanad – Mysore
Start your day with a healthy breakfast and later drive to the legendary city of Palaces, Perfumes, Sandalwood and Handicrafts – Mysore. Check-in at your hotel and relax for some time. In the evening, visit Brindavan Gardens and Chamundi Hills. Enjoy overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 18: Mysore, City Of Palaces
Visit ‘Devraja Flower Market’ early in the morning and your Mysore city sightseeing tour kicks off after breakfast. Mysore Zoo and Mysore Palace are two of the many attractions you are going to visit today.
Day 19: Mysore – Bangalore
Today you will drive to Bangalore after having breakfast. Arrive in Bangalore and check-in at your hotel.
In the afternoon, visit notable Bangalore attractions such as Cubbon Park, Lalbagh Garden, and Bull Temple. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 20: Bangalore – Delhi
Enjoy breakfast at the hotel and check-out at the scheduled time. Get transferred to Bangalore Airport board an flight to Delhi. Upon arriving at Delhi airport and you will be welcome by Bhagirathi Tour & Travel representative after transfer to the hotel. Check in, take your first day off, and relax!. Overnight stay at the Hotel.
Day 21: Exploring New Delhi and Old Delhi
After breakfast first you will visit old Delhi with our local tour such as The Raj Ghat, & Jama Masjid are important places to visit, you may also visit Chandni Chowk, spice market etc. Later on proceed to visit the New Delhi. The Qutub Minar, tallest stone tower in India, imposing India Gate and the Rastrapathi Bhawan, Laxmi Narayan Temple, Lotus Temple. By evening return to the hotel. Overnight stay at Hotel in Delhi.
Day 22: Delhi – Agra Approx 210kms by taxi/bus 5hr
Today you will drive to Agra the land of Taj Mahal after having breakfast. Arrive in Agra and check-in at your hotel. Rest of the Free for your own activities visit forts and palaces of Agra. Overnight stay at the Hotel in Agra.
Day 23: Agra - Ajmer (By Train) – Puskar by taxi/bus
Morning Sunrise Taj Mahal Visit and post Breakfast visit Agra Fort and in the afternoon we will transfer to Agra Fort Railway station to board AF All Superfast Train to Ajmer (Dept. Agra @ 2:50 PM & Arrive Ajmer @ 09:10 PM).
Meeting and assistance on arrival at Ajmer railway Station and transfer to Hotel and check in & overnight stay at hotel in Pushkar.
Day 24: Exploring Puskar
After breakfast we will visit the famous Pushkar Lake that is believed to be the one and only worship place of Lord Brahma in the whole universe, Brahma Temple etc.. and then Cattle fair ground where the world famous Pushkar Cattle Fair held every year. Then rest of the day is free for leisure or you can visit the local market or enjoy hotels recreational facilities & overnight stay at the Hotel in Puskar.
Day 25: Exploring Puskar
Exploring Pushkar and Overnight stay in hotel. (Meals: Breakfast at hotel)
Days 26: Puskar – Jaipur
Exploring Jaipur pink city of Rajasthan the land of forts and palaces. Dinner and overnight stay in hotel. (Meals: Breakfast at hotel)
Day 27: Jaipur – Varanasi by Afternoon Flight
Morning after breakfast transfer to Jaipur Airport to Board Indigo Flight 6E- 913 (Dept. Jaipur @ 13:45 Hrs// Arrive Varanasi @ 15:20 Hrs).
Meeting and assistance on arrival at Varanasi Airport and Transfer to Hotel and check in & overnight stay at the Hotel in Varanasi.
Day 28: Varanasi – Sarnath – Varanasi
The day is started off on the banks of Ganga, savoring a magnificent view of the sunrise by boat. You get back to the hotel for breakfast after lead towards Sarnath with local tour guide. Sarnath is where legendary emperor Ashoka spent good times of his life and built Dharmarajika Stupa and erected his symbolic pillars after sightseeing tour drive back to hotel for rest and change. In the evening you leave to attend the majestic Arti on the banks of Ganges, After Aarti back to hotel & overnight stay at the Hotel in Varanasi.
Day 29: Varanasi - Arrive New Delhi (by morning flight)
Today early morning (Pick up from Hotel @ 5:30 AM) transfer to Varanasi airport to Board Goair Flight G8-403 (Dept. Varanasi @ 08:00 AM // Arrive Delhi @ 09:25 AM).
Meeting and assistance on arrival at Delhi airport and Transfer to Hotel and check in @ 12 NOON
In the afternoon we will visit MOTIA KHAN SCHOOL. Dinner & Overnight stay at the Hotel in Delhi.
Day 30: Delhi - Dharamsala (early morning by flight)
Today early morning transfer to Delhi airport (Pick up from Hotel @ 04:30 AM) to board Spice Jet Flight SG-2468 (Dept. Delhi @ 07:05 AM / Arrive Dharamshala @ 08:25 AM) // Board Air India Flight AI 9713) Dep, @ 13:30 Pm // Arrive Dharamshala @ 15:15Pm
Meeting and assistance on arrival at Dharamshala airport and Transfer to Hotel and check in @ 12 NOON
Afternoon exploring Dharamshala, Dinner and overnight stay at the hotel
Day 31: Exploring Dharamsala (Mcleodganj)
After breakfast walks in Mcleodganj town and visit places and monuments one can explore in this small town. You can enjoy a visit to the Dalai Lama Temple, Library of Tibetan Works, Church of St. John in the Wilderness, Dal Lake, Kangra Art Museum, Gyuto Monastery lovely restaurants and cafe etc. Overnight stay at Hotel in Dharamshala
Day 32: Exploring Dharamsala (Mcleodganj)
Breakfast at the hotel and after exploring Dharamshala by your own, and overnight stay at Hotel in Dharamshala
Day 33: Dharamsala - Amritsar 190 kms by car/bus – 6 hrs
Morning after breakfast drive to Amritsar literally the "Pool of Nectar", is named after the sacred pool in the Golden Temple, the holiest of Sikh sites. On arrival in Amritsar, check in at the hotel. Refresh yourself at hotel and take a lunch. Later proceed to the Golden Temple, the holiest of Sikh sites. The Harmandir (Golden Temple) is the spiritual nerve centre of the Sikh faith. The Akal Takht is the seat of the Sikh's religious committee. Guru Gobind Singh's shrine is dedicated to the 10th and last guru of the Sikhs. You can explore and appreciate the spirituality of the place at your own pace. Besides its physical beauty, the strong and tranquil spiritual atmosphere is soul-stirring without being overwhelming. The constant recitation of the holy book brings a certain sense of peace to the individual. Walk through the temple complex and soak in the atmosphere. After walk back to hotel for overnight stay at the hotel in Amritsar.
Day 34: Amritsar - Haridwar – Rishikesh by Train + car/bus 1 hr
Early morning transfer to the railway station to board the train to Haridwar located at the foot of the Shivalik hills on the banks of the holy Ganga. Amritsar-Haridwar Jan Shatabdi dep: 06:55 hrs arr: 14:00 hrs. You are met on arrival at Haridwar railway station and transferred to Rishikesh located north of Haridwar on the right bank of the Ganga, surrounded on three sides by the Himalayan ranges. On arrival, check in at Hotel. Evening free to explore & overnight stay at the Hotel in Rishikesh
Day 35: Exploring Rishikesh
The day begins with an early morning yoga session. After breakfast, spend the day exploring Rishikesh "Yoga Capital of the World",. Legend has it that God revealed himself to Raibhaya Rishi as Hrishikesh, after long penance and this sacred spot was henceforth known as such. Rishikesh is the starting point of several pilgrimages to the holy shrines of Yamunotri, Gangotri, Kedarnath and Badrinath. A renowned centre of Yoga discipline and learning, Rishikesh is dotted with shrines and ashrams. Some 5 km away is the Lakshman Jhoola, suspension bridge. The Lakshman Temple, dedicated to the brother of Lord Ram, where he is believed to have performed penance, is nearby. Other interesting temples include the Parmarth temple with many images from Hindu Mythology. In the evening, witness the beautiful Aarti (religious ceremony) at Triveni Ghat, where three streams of the Ganga, Yamuna and Saraswati are believed to be flowing together underground. Prayers to goddess Ganga are invoked, followed by the lighting of butter lamps which are set afloat on the river. Triveni Ghat is also important as the sacred place where Pinda Shradha is performed, a ceremony where food is offered to the departed soul. Overnight stay at the Hotel
Day 36: EXPLORE RISHIKESH (Overnight stay at Hotel in Rishikesh. (Meals: - Breakfast at hotel)
Day 37: EXPLORE RISHIKESH (Overnight stay at Hotel in Rishikesh. (Meals: - Breakfast at hotel)
Day 38: EXPLORE RISHIKESH (Overnight stay at Hotel in Rishikesh. (Meals: - Breakfast at hotel)
Day 39: Rishikesh - Delhi via Haridwar by car / Bus & departure
After breakfast drive to Delhi via Haridwar sightseeing tour, arrive in Delhi and check in at hotel, and by the evening at leisure, Shopping and dinner after dinner and overnight stay at the hotel in Delhi.
Day 40: Delhi & Departure
Breakfast at the hotel and we will give you transfer to the airport and flight back to home.
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