POETRY IN STONE & ETERNAL CITY (3 Nights / 4 Days)
Jewel of the Indian Seas

Pre Event Group* departure:

Post Event Group* departure:

 

Day – 01 Delhi /Khajuraho By air

0730 hrs Morning transfer from hotel to airport to board the flight for Khajuraho Depart Delhi Jet Airways flight 9W 723 (1040 /1255 hrs)

Arrive Khajuraho and check-in at hotel Taj Bundela or similar.

Once upon time a great Chandela capital, Khajuraho is now a quaint village in the heart of India. The temples here date back to 950 AD. The temple walls are adorned with sculptures of Gods and Goddesses, warriors and musicians, animals and couples in various love making positions from the Kama Sutra, depicting life in India a thousand years ago. The architecture of the temples are unique, being very different from the temple prototype of their period. The erotic carvings of temples make it a must-see. Originally there were 85 temples, but many were destroyed by the British. Today, only 22 are in fair condition. These temples are a UNESCO world heritage site.

1430 hrs Afternoon visit Western Group of Temples - It is the largest, compact and centrally located group in Khajuraho, includes some of the most prominent monuments built by the Chandela rulers. The Lakshmana Temple, the Matangesvara Temple and the Varaha Temple form one complex

Evening at leisure

OVERNIGHT AT HOTEL

Day – 02 Khajuraho /Varanasi By air

After breakfast at 0800 hrs visit Eastern Group of Temples consisting of five detached sub-groups in and around the present village of Khajuraho. The eastern group of monuments, situated in close proximity to the Khajuraho village, includes three Brahmanical temples known as Brahma, Vamana and Javari and three Jain temples, the Ghantai, Adinath and Parsvanath.

Jewel of the Indian Seas

Afternoon transfer to airport to board the flight to Varanasi.

1325 hrs Depart Khajuraho by Jet Airways flight 9W 724.

1410 hrs Arrive Varanasi & transfer to hotel Clarks Varanasi. Varanasi, or Benaras, (also know as Kashi) is one of the oldest living cities in the world. Mark Twain, the English author who was enthralled by the legend and sanctity of Benaras, once wrote: “Benaras is older than history, older than tradition, older than legend and looks twice as old as all of them put together”.

Day at leisure

OVERNIGHT AT HOTEL

Day – 03 Varanasi

0630 hrs Early Morning proceed for a boat ride on the river Ganges to observe the way of life of pilgrims by the bathing Ghats.

Return to hotel for breakfast.

1400 hrs Afternoon excursion to Sarnath, marking the site where Lord Buddha gave his first sermon! Within the complex is the large Dhamekha Stupa, constructed by the Emperor Ashoka in 249 BC, and several other Buddhist structures that were added between the 3rd and 11th century BC.

Continue tour visiting old part of the city on the banks of holy river Ganges and stroll along the narrow lanes and bazaars full of shops selling the world-famous Banaras Silks among many other things. Witness the aarti ceremony on the river bank.

OVERNIGHT AT HOTEL

Day – 04 Varanasi / Delhi By air

Breakfast at hotel.

Morning at leisure for independent activities.

Afternoon transfer in time from hotel to airport.

1440 hrs - Depart Varanasi by 9W 724 for Delhi

1600 hrs - Arrive Delhi.

* subject to Group formation. Individual departures can be booked on self preferred dates also.

 

Tour Cost in INR (Indian Rupee)

Number of Persons traveling together Twin Sharing (Per Person) Single Room (Supplement) Current Airfare (Extra) Sectors
Delhi – Varanasi- Khajuraho-Delhi
1 person - 26000 Dynamic airfares available. Best airfare will be provided at the time of booking
2 person 18880 6600
4 person 15680 6600
10 person 13920 6600

Tour cost includes

  • Accommodation at First class hotels at Varanasi (02 nights) and Khajuraho (01 night) total 03 nights on bed, breakfast and taxes basis using first class option on twin sharing basis.
  • All airport transfers as per itinerary using exclusive air-conditioned car/Van/ mini coach.
  • All sightseeing and excursions as per itinerary using exclusive air-conditioned car / Van/ mini coach.
  • Services of a Government approved local English speaking guide
  • Assistance at airports and hotels from local representatives
  • Entrance tickets to monuments as per itinerary
  • Tour highlights like boat ride at Varanasi and visit to Khajuraho temples a UNESCO heritage site.

Tour cost does not includes

  • Any items of personal nature like tips, laundry, telephone, room service, portage etc.
  • Meals, other than breakfast
  • Airfare (wherever required) is specified extra. Current fares have been listed that are subject to change / revision at the time of booking.
  • Movie camera ticket etc., wherever applicable is extra and payable directly

 

 

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