India Nepal Sri Lanka by Intrepid Travel

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india golden triangle original 7 days ex delhi itinerary day 1 delhi the starting point for our adventure delhi is a chaotic medley of bazaars museums temples mosques and colonial buildings weave your way through plus local payment 5,000 rupees physical culture shock the cars rickshaws and bullock carts and enjoy day 2 agra the former mughal capital is the home of the breathtaking taj mahal and the massive red fort day 3 bharatpur explore deserted palaces and pavilions of fatehpur sikri and take a rickshaw ride through keoladeo bird sanctuary before an evening of village music and dance days 4-5 jaipur the pink sandstone palace of the winds the enchanting amber palace and lively bazaars of the old city make jaipur a colourful place to visit days 6-7 delhi search for silk hand-painted textiles or folk art in the jaipur bazaars before returning to delhi photography competition 2006 kids in jaipur bharat aggarwal accommodation hotels/guesthouses 5 nts heritage hotel 1 nt transport public bus cycle rickshaw taxi metro train walking group size max 12 meals 1 breakfast 1 dinner budget allow us$100 for meals not included notes it is essential that you provide full details of passport number and date of issue gender date of birth and nationality when you make your booking departs selected mon traveller rating not applicable as this is a new itinerary 2007 start 19 mar 26 mar 30 jul 27 aug 10 sep 24 sep finish 25 mar 01 apr 05 aug 02 sep 16 sep 30 sep 08 oct 22 oct 29 oct 05 nov 12 nov 19 nov 26 nov 17 dec 14 oct 28 oct 04 nov 11 nov 18 nov 25 nov 02 dec 23 dec 31 dec 06 jan 2008 07 jan 21 jan 28 jan 11 feb 18 feb 13 jan 27 jan 03 feb 17 feb 24 feb 25 feb 03 mar 10 mar 17 mar 07 apr 02 mar 09 mar 16 mar 23 mar 13 apr · explore the bazaars of delhi and experience vibrant jaipur hsn trip code varanasi extension independent 4 days ex varanasi departs daily subject to availability itinerary day 1 varanasi hinduism s holiest city sprawls along the banks of the river ganges a sightseeing tour includes the kashi vishvanath temple and the bharat mata mandira which was inaugurated by mahatma gandhi day physical culture shock 2 sunrise boat trip/sarnath take a boat ride on the ganges when it is at its atmospheric best at sunrise shrouded in mist and flooded in golden light the bathing ghats come alive as thousands of devotees perform puja to the rising sun spend the afternoon at the ruins of sarnath where buddha performed his first sermon days 3-4 varanasi enjoy a full day at leisure to explore the city this is one the world s most ancient places and the old city is a colourful maze of winding streets and alleys filled with fascinating shops and local characters accommodation tourist or heritage class hotel 3 nts transport private air-conditioned vehicle meals 3 breakfasts budget allow us$80 for meals not included departs daily subject to availability notes round trip airport to hotel transfers are included please advise flight arrival details at least 14 days prior to departure traveller rating not applicable as this is a new itinerary photography competition 2006 bathing in the varanasi ghats jodi shields · experience spiritual varanasi · visit holy sarnath hav trip code flavours of india independent 4 days ex delhi departs daily subject to availability itinerary day 1 delhi settle into the friendly family-run guesthouse and start getting a feel for this colourful city full of historical sites museums and shops for those arriving early head out to the ruins of qutb minar and purana qila days 2-3 physical culture shock cooking demonstrations learn the secrets of the exotic rich and diverse indian cuisine at two half-day cooking demonstrations in an indian home in the first session your host focuses on south indian and malabar cuisine and in the second on mughal and north indian dishes by the end of the sessions your mouth will be watering in anticipation also wander the vibrant spice markets of old delhi on an afternoon guided tour and enjoy a banquet at a renowned restaurant day 4 delhi fill your suitcase with last minute bargains and savour your last indian meal accommodation air-conditioned room with private facilities in a family-run guesthouse 3 nts transport private vehicle for transfers meals 3 breakfasts 2 lunches 2 dinners budget allow us$40 for meals not included departs daily subject to availability notes round trip airport to hotel transfers are included please advise flight arrival details at least 14 days prior to departure traveller rating 4.70 out of 5 trip code photography competition 2006 delhi spice market melissa paul · join a cooking demonstration · savour the flavours of indian cuisine hab 81