Overview

Flight - 1 night

Delhi - 1 night

Agra - 2 nights

Ranthambore NP - 2 nights

Kota - 1 night 

Udaipur - 2 nights

Jodhpur - 1 night

Jaipur - 2 nights

Delhi - 1 night

Spendology - Widgets

Highlights of Northern India

Exceptional value visiting the Agra, Mehrangarh & Amber forts, Taj Mahal, Fatehpur Sikri, game drive & Udaipur

This highlights tour has been carefully designed to distil the authentic Jules Verne experience into a concise arrangement, shorter and more affordable.

Tour highlights include many of India’s most famous monuments from the Taj Mahal and Agra Fort to the Amber Fort, Mehrangarh Fort and Fatehpur Sikri. Search for tigers on a game drive and explore Rajasthan’s most famous cities of Jaipur, Jodhpur and Udaipur, revealing the city palaces of the Maharajas and the wonderful colours of the old city. Sit back and delight in the fascinating images of daily life as you travel through the bustling towns and remote villages of Rajasthan.

Key Features

Culture & Countryside
Wildlife Experience
Jules Verne Sightseeing 
7 UNESCO Heritage Sites
No Single Supplement
Local Expert Guide
Guaranteed Departure
Group Size: 2 – 28

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Day 1 Fly overnight from your chosen airport to Delhi.

Day 2 Overnight at the 4-star Suryaa Hotel. Tour of Old Delhi including Jama Mosque, Raj Ghat and drive past the Red Fort. (D)

Day 3 Visit Qutab Minar, Gandhi Smriti, India Gate and drive past parliament and Viceroy’s House. Travel to Agra (4 hrs). Two nights at the 3-star Hotel Clarks Shiraz. (B, D)

Day 4 Early morning visit to the Taj Mahal and Agra Fort. Optional ‘Baby Taj’ & Mughal gardens £17 (£19 2020), bookable locally. (B, D)

Day 5 Travel to Ranthambore (6 hrs) visiting en route Fatehpur Sikri. Two nights at the 3-star Pugmark Resort. (B, D)

Day 6 Morning game drive by canter. Optional afternoon game drive by canter £26 (£28 2020) pre-bookable only. (B, L, D)

Day 7 Travel to Bundi (4 hrs). Visit Sukh Mahal and Rani Ji ki Baoli stepwell. Continue to Kota to visit the City Palace and Rao Madho Singh Museum. Overnight at Umed Bhawan Palace. (B, D)

Day 8 Travel to Udaipur (6 hrs), en route visit Chittorgarh Fort. Lunch at Pratap Palace. Two nights at the 4-star Trident Hotel. Evening free. (B, L, D)

Day 9 Visit City Palace. Optional Lake Pichola boat ride £11 (2019 & 2020), bookable locally. (B, D)

Day 10 Continue to Jodhpur via a visit to Ranakpur temples (6 hrs) for overnight at the heritage hotel Devi Bhawan. (B, D)

Day 11 Visit Mehrangarh Fort and Jaswant Thada. Drive to Jaipur (6 hrs) for two nights at the 4-star Indana Palace. (B, D)

Day 12 Visit City Palace, Observatory and view Palace of the Winds. Optional Sound & Light at Amber Fort £17 (2019 & 2020), bookable locally. (B, D)

Day 13 Optional morning balloon ride in the Jaipur or Amber Fort area £170 (£180 2020), pre-bookable only. Visit Amber Fort. Travel to Delhi (5 hrs). Overnight at the 4-star Pride Plaza. (B, D)

Day 14 Return flight. (B)

  • Key
  • B - Breakfast
  • L - Lunch
  • D - Dinner
 

Notes

Itinerary includes some walking over uneven ground and temple visits with shoes off.

Nov 3 - The hotel in Jaipur will be the Trident.

Nov 17 - The hotel in Jaipur will be the Shapura House and includes the optional sound & light show at Amber Fort.

Nov 22 - The hotel in Udaipur will be the Taj Aravali Resort & Spa. Optional Lake Pichola boat ride will be included as well as a lunch in Udaipur for this departure.

 

We offer a wide variety of pre- and post-tour extensions. Extra nights and transfers (may be required for extensions) are also available.
Click here for more information.

2019

Sundays
per person in a twin room
British Airways from Heathrow

Date Price
November 3 £1745
November 17 £1695

2020

Sundays
per person in a twin room
British Airways from Heathrow

Date Price
January 5 £1695
January 19 £1695
February 2 £1745
February 16 £1795
March 15 £1695
March 22 £1645
April 12 £1695
April 19 £1695
September 13 £1695
September 20 £1695
October 11 £1795
October 25 £1795
November 8 £1695
November 22 £1695
No Single Supplement

(limited dates/availability)

Solo Group Departure

19 April & 13 September 2020

Supplements per person

Single Supplement

NO SINGLE SUPPLEMENT
Limited availability, on these dates:
2020: Sep 20, Oct 11 & 25

Double for sole use £445
(Apr/Sep £345)

Solo group departures
2020: Apr 19 & Sep 13

Flight Options

London/Delhi/London
British Airways World Traveller Plus from £395
British Airways Club World from £1795
Emirates from Heathrow, Gatwick, Manchester, Birmingham or Glasgow £95
Virgin Atlantic from Heathrow – nil

Optional Excursions

Baby Taj £17 (£19 2020)
Game Drive £26 (£28 2020) 
Lake Pichola £11 (2019 & 2020) 
Amber Fort £17 (2019 & 2020) 
Balloon Ride £170 (£180 2020)

Extension Options

We offer a wide variety of pre- and post-tour extensions. Extra nights and transfers (may be required for extensions) are also available.
Click here for more information.

Privately Guided

2 guests - £495 per person
3-4 guests - £245 per person
5-9 guests - £195 per person
10+ guests - No extra charge

Independent Arrival

Save £550 
Arrival transfer add £22
Departure transfer add £22

Price Includes
Air travel and taxes, transfers, 12 nights' accommodation, breakfast daily, 2 lunches and 12 dinners, itinerary as described, services of guides and local representatives. If our specially negotiated airfares are unavailable at the time of booking, a supplement may apply.

Not Included
Travel insurance, visa procurement fee, optional excursions, tipping, any government taxes or compulsory charges introduced after publication.

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