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Combine the Golden Triangle of Delhi, Jaipur and Agra with the cultural sights of Varanasi and visit the formerly called Calcutta and now called Kolkata, capital of West Bengal state, and former capital of British India. The sixteen-day tour offers a colourful and vibrant insight into the best of North India and explores towns and cities that are full of atmosphere and character.

Detailed Itinerary

Arrive in Delhi and transfer to your hotel.

Meal: No Meals

Morning tour of Old Delhi visiting Jama Mosque, Red Fort and take a rickshaw ride through fabled Chandni Chowk. Afternoon visit to New Delhi visiting Humayun’s tomb, drive past Government Buildings, Connaught Place, Presidents House and India Gate.

Meal: Breakfast

This morning you depart to the historical city of Agra. Afternoon tour of Agra visiting the sprawling Agra Fort and the spectacular Taj Mahal. (Taj Mahal remains closed on Fridays).

Meal: Breakfast

Travel by car to Jaipur en route visit Fatehpur Sikri, the mysterious ‘ghost city’ before exploring the colourful bazaars of Jaipur.

Meal: Breakfast

Full day tour visiting the magnificent hilltop Amber Fort with its picturesque Sheesh Mahal and the Hawa Mahal, the Observatory-Jantar Mantar and City Palace.

Meal: Breakfast

Transfer to Jaipur airport to connect flight to Varanasi. Upon arrival check in and relax. In evening witness Aarti on the Ganges, the sacred “light ceremony”, on the riverbanks of Mother Ganges.

Meal: Breakfast

Early morning boat ride on the Ganges followed by Temple tour. After breakfast visit Sarnath.

Meal: Breakfast

In time transfer to Varanasi airport to connect flight to Kolkata. Meet & assist upon arrival and transfer to your hotel.

Meal: Breakfast

Full day tour visiting the India Museum with its Italian architecture, Howrah Bridge, the most famous symbol of Kolkata, Victoria Memorial, a splendid architectural structure in white marble, and St Paul's Cathedral.

Meal: Breakfast

Transfer to airport for a flight to Bagdogra. On arrival, drive on to Darjeeling and the afternoon at leisure.

Meal: Breakfast and Dinner

Take a full day tour of Darjeeling including a visit to Ghoom monastery and the magnificent statue of Maitreya. Visit Himalayan Mountaineering Institute and Tibetan Refugee Self Help Centre where you can see Tibetan craftsmen making traditional items like carpet, woollen boots, wood carvings and leather goods.

Meal: Breakfast and Dinner

Drive to Kalimpong and the visit Tharpa Choling Monastery, belonging to the Gelugpa sect followed by a visit to flower nurseries. Drive back to Darjeeling in the evening.

Meal: Breakfast and Dinner

Drive to Gangtok and afternoon tour visiting Dodrul Chorten and Enchey Monastery. Also, visit the Research Institute of Tibetology and Directorate of Handicrafts & Handloom; it is a centre for keeping alive the traditional arts and crafts, a veritable storehouse of exquisite carpets, blankets and shawls in Lepcha weaves.

Meal: Breakfast and Dinner

Enjoy an excursion to Rumtek Monastery, the seat of the Kagyupa order, one of the four major Tibetan Buddhist sects. Afternoon, visit Tashi viewpoint which offers an enchanting view of Mt. Kanchenjunga and Mount Siniolchu.

Meal: Breakfast and Dinner

Transfer to Bagdogra Airport to connect flight to Kolkata. Transfer to hotel and rest of the afternoon at leisure.

Meal: Breakfast

Transfer to Kolkata airport for your onward flight or extend stay in India/Nepal by choosing various add on tours we offer.

Meal: Breakfast


15 Nights’ accommodation on Twin / double occupancy on Bed & Breakfast basis except places like Darjeeling, Gangtok & Kalimpong where plan will be on MAP (Room + Breakfast + Dinner).
All transfers, excursions and sightseeing tours to be by Private A/C Vehicle
Services of Local stationed English speaking Guide in all cities as per program
Monument/Museum/Park entrance fees as per itinerary
Assistance at airports by our company English speaking representatives
Jeep ride at Amber Fort
Boat Ride at Varanasi
Toy Train ticket at Darjeeling
All presently applicable taxes (GST)

With Our Best Compliments: 2 bottle of packaged drinking water in vehicle everyday & Traditional Indian Welcome Garlanding upon arrival in Delhi.

  • Any item of personal nature such as Mini bar, table drinks, Laundry, Telephone calls.
  • Camera fees (Still/video) at any monuments
  • Any tipping, gratuities or porterage anywhere
  • Any International or domestic airfare & Visa Fees
  • Excess Baggage charges
  • Lunches & Dinners anywhere
  • Insurance of any kind
  • Early Check-in & late check-out

HOTELS ENVISAGED (Based on Lead-In Category Room, Failing shall provide similar alternatives)
4 Star Hotels OR Similar
Delhi - The Royal Plaza OR Similar
Agra - Radisson Agra OR Similar
Jaipur - Golden Tulip OR Similar
Varanasi - Hotel Madin OR Similar
Kolkata - The Peerless Inn OR Similar
Darjeeling - Ramada Darjeeling OR Similar
Kalimpong - Silver Oaks Hotel OR Similar
Gangtok - The Royal Plaza OR Similar
Kolkata - The Peerless Inn OR Similar

Upgraded hotels available on request.

Important Note: Rates Not Valid from 20th December' 2023 – 10th January' 2024.

**Regarding Pavilion at Tiger hill earlier it was under renovation & now even the renovation works is also stopped due to some dispute.   One can see the view from open area.

**Regarding Tea Garden/Estate on Sunday is the weekly holidays as such on Monday at Tea Estate/Garden there is no processing & during winter i.e. middle of Nov till Mar at Tea Estate there is no plucking or processing, one can just see the tea plantation only during this period.   During festival period i.e. Durga Puja/Diwali festival tea garden will remain closed for 7-8 days.

Tour Highlights
Taj Mahal
Amber Fort
Boat Ride on Ganges
Howrah Bridge
Ghoom Monastery

Program Touring / Guide

Private touring

Trip Highlights

Delhi – Agra – Jaipur – Varanasi – Kolkata – Darjeeling – Kalimpong – Gangtok - Kolkata

Periodic Departure
01 Apr, 2024 to 30 Sep, 2024

2-3 pax
AUD 5,439 P P twin share
AUD 9,181 P P single

4-5 pax
AUD 5,053 P P twin share
AUD 8,795 P P single

6 plus
AUD 4,819 P P twin share
AUD 8,561 P P single

01 Oct, 2024 to 31 Mar, 2025

2-3 pax
AUD 5,883 P P twin share
AUD 9,649 P P single

4-5 pax
AUD 5,544 P P twin share
AUD 9,310 P P single

6 plus
AUD 4,842 P P twin share
AUD 8,608 P P single

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