A pot – pouri of India`s rich heritage. The tour unfold a land steeped in history, religion, culture and architecture. Combine this tour with Golden Triangle and experience the real heart of India – through GWALIOR – KHAJURAHO`s erotic sculptures, to the holy banks of river GANGES resounding with holy chants and peal of prayer bells.
Noted for it`s imposing hilltop fort containing the palace of raja Mansingh. Gwalior is a centre for Indian classical music. Overnight at hotel Usha Kiran Palace.
Depart for Orchha.
Morning transfer to the station to board the Shatabdi Express for Jhansi. On arrival transfer to Khajuraho via sightseeing of Orcha, a repository of fine Hindu and Mughal architecture boating of wealth of palaces, temples and cenotaphs from the 16th and 17th centuries. Overnight in Orcha Resort.
Enjoy scenic drive to Khajuraho. Check in hotel Jas Trident or Taj Chandela.
Morning sightseeing of the magnificent Chandela temples, the exaples of medieval Indian temple architecture and sculpture. These masterpieces in stone were sculpted by royal artisans some 1000 years ago depicting erotic themes.Rest of the day at leisure. Overnight at Khajuraho.
Khajuraho – Vranasi
Transfer to the airport to board the flight for Varanasi. On arrival in Varanasi transfer to the Taj Ganges hotel. Varanasi, the eternal city, is the holiest hindu city in India and one of the oldest living cities in the world. Afternoon City tour, visiting the temples in the old city and the Aurangzeb Mosque.
Early morning boat ride on the River Ganges to view the sunrise and to see the rituals that tke place along the ghats. Afternoon excursion to Sarnath to see the Chinese and Budhist temples and the interesting Srnath Museums.