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Delhi to Kathmandu Adventure Holiday

Staying in comfortable hotels this tour takes in the best that North India and Nepal have to offer. We travel from the palaces and forts of Jaipur to the breathtaking Taj Mahal. We also sail along the Ganges to the burning ghats of sacred Varanasi. Crossing in to Nepal we search for the Asian one-horned rhino in Chitwan National Park before exploring the winding streets of Kathmandu's main bazaar.

Tour Highlights

  • Delhi - Compare the wide open spaces of New Delhi with the bustling winding alleys of Old Delhi
  • Jaipur - Visit the hilltop Amber Fort, ornate City Palace and incredibly accurate Observatory
  • Ganges Sailing - Float down the River Ganges on a traditional sailing boat
  • Varanasi - Witness the evening aarti ceremony and visit the site of Buddha's first sermon
  • Chitwan National Park - Take an elephant safari in search of the rare one-horned rhino
  • Kathmandu - Explore Kathmandu's alleyways and bazaars


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    Join tour in Delhi: sightseeing in New Delhi

  • 2
    Old Delhi sightseeing: Train to Jaipur

  • 3
    Visit the Amber Fort, City Palace and Observatory

  • 4
    Free day in Jaipur

  • 5
    Rickshaw ride in Keolada; visit Fatehpur Sikri

  • 6
    Sunrise visit to the Taj Mahal

  • 7
    Train to Allahabad

  • 8
    Sail down the Ganges to Varanasi

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    Sunrise visit to the ghats; Sarnath excursion

  • 10
    Drive to Kushinagar

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    Cross in to Nepal; drive to Chitwan NP

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    Full day in Chitwan National Park

  • 13
    Drive to Kathmandu

  • 14
    Walking tour of Kathmandu; visit Pashupatinath

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    Free day in Kathmandu

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    Tour ends in Kathmandu

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Highlights of India and Nepal
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Included meals 15 4 2
Breakfast Lunch Dinner
4WD, Rickshaw, Bus, Boat
13 nights Comfortable Hotel
2 nights Standard Lodge
Tour Staff
Explore Tour Leader, Local Guide(s), Naturalist(s)
Group Size
Generally 10 - 16