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Rajasthan and Varanasi adventure in style

Based in comfortable hotels and travelling on India's incredible rail network we explore the dramatic Moghul architecture of Agra and Jaipur. We visit ornate temples in Khajuraho and take a boat trip on the sacred Ganges to witness the evening aarti ceremony in India's holiest city, Varanasi.

Tour Highlights

  • Varanasi - Float along the sacred Ganges and witness the evening aarti ceremony on the famous ghats
  • Taj Mahal - Watch the sun set over this incredible building
  • Khajuraho - Visit the ornately carved erotic temples
  • Jaipur - Explore the hilltop Amber Fort and the beautiful Palace of the Winds
  • Udaipur - Relax in this peaceful lakeside city


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  • 1
    Join tour in Delhi. Visit Humayun’s Tomb

  • 2
    Explore Old Delhi’s narrow lanes; take a sleeper train

  • 3
    Float along the Ganges in spiritual Varanasi

  • 4
    Visit nearby Sarnath. Free afternoon in Varanasi

  • 5
    Fly to Khajuraho and visit ornately carved temples

  • 6
    Discover Orchha Fort en route to Agra

  • 7
    Watch the sun set over the Taj Mahal

  • 8
    Explore Fatehpur Sikri before driving to Jaipur

  • 9
    Visit Jaipur’s Amber Fort and City Palace

  • 10
    Transfer to Jodhpur

  • 11
    Take in dramatic Mehrangarh Fort. Drive to Ghanerao

  • 12
    Explore Kumbhalgarh Fort then travel to Udaipur

  • 13
    Visit Udaipur’s Palace; boat ride on Lake Pichola

  • 14
    Tour ends in Udaipur

Tour notes

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We have the following different versions of the Highlights of Northern India tour available at present.

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Included meals 13 0 0
Breakfast Lunch Dinner
Rickshaw, Bus, Train, Flight
8 nights Comfortable Hotel
1 night Basic Overnight Train
2 nights Comfort Hotel
2 nights Standard Hotel
Tour Staff
Driver(s), Explore Tour Leader, Local Guide(s)
Group Size
Generally 10 - 16