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Lead Price
From £3410pp
Duration
10 days & 9 nights
Itinerary Type
Tailor Made
Holiday Type
General Interest
Tour Highlights

Golden Triangle & Ranthambore

Explore the iconic sights of India’s Golden Triangle, from the sandstone spectacle of the Amber Fort to the marble magnificence of the Taj Mahal. Combine these man-made wonders with the nature of Ranthambore National Park, a rich habitat for wildlife including Bengal tiger and Indian leopard. Extend your stay in the former summer capital of the British Raj, Shimla, and witness the spectacle of the Golden Temple in Amritsar.

Itinerary

YEAR:
DAY 1: Fly to Jaipur
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Fly to Jaipur

Overnight flight from the UK to Jaipur, India. (N) 

Meal basis: As per itinerary – B: Breakfast, L: Lunch, D: Dinner, N: No meals.

DAY 2: Jaipur
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Jaipur

Arrive in Jaipur, the former capital of the Rajput empire founded in 1727. Transfer to the Royal Heritage Haveli for 3 nights. (D) 

DAY 3: Jaipur
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Jaipur

Morning tour of Amber Fort, Anokhi Museum and Panna Meena ka Kund stepwell. After lunch, explore the City Palace, home of the present maharajah, the fascinating Jantar Mantar observatory and local bazaars. View the exterior of the iconic Hawa Mahal, known as the ‘Palace of the Winds’. This five-storey structure features over 900 latticed windows, designed to allow royal women to observe street festivals without having to reveal themselves to the public. (B, D) 

DAY 4: Jaipur
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Jaipur

Your day is at leisure to relax at your hotel, explore Jaipur’s many bazaars, or take a sunrise hot-air balloon ride over the peaceful countryside. Alternatively, visit the craft village of Sanganer, famous for textile printing, handmade paper production, and exquisite Jain temples. (B, D) 

DAY 5: Ranthambore
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Ranthambore

This morning, visit a local Hindu temple in time for the morning prayers. Travel to Ranthambore National Park for 2 nights at Hotel Dev Vilas. Once the private hunting ground of royalty, the park is celebrated for its tiger population, currently estimated to be 80 – including 24 cubs. Your afternoon is at leisure, or visit the rural village of Devpura, habitat of the blackbuck deer. Visit a local tie-dye textile artist to see the bandhani and leheriya artworks. (B, D) 

DAY 6: Ranthambore
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Ranthambore

Today, enjoy wildlife drives in the early morning and late afternoon in search of the elusive Bengal tiger. Although well known for its tiger population, Ranthambore is also home to sambars, panthers, marsh crocodiles, sloth bears and leopards, as well as being a bird watcher’s paradise. (B, L, D) 

DAY 7: Agra
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Agra

Take the train from Sawai Madhopur to Bharatpur. Enjoy lunch before visiting the ancient citadel of Fatehpur Sikri en route to Agra. This afternoon, visit Agra Fort, a Mughal-era fortress built with eye-catchingly red sandstone and enclosing multiple palaces. Overnight at Tajview Agra. (B, L, D) 

DAY 8: Agra & Delhi
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Agra & Delhi

See India’s most famous landmark, the Taj Mahal, in the soft glow of sunrise. Then leave Agra for Delhi, where you will spend 2 nights at the Taj Palace. This afternoon, explore Humayun’s Tomb and the magnificent red-sandstone edifice of Qutb Minar. (B) 

DAY 9: Delhi
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Delhi

Morning tour of Old Delhi including the Jama Masjid mosque and the colourful Chandni Chowk market, which is an excellent spot to pick up souvenirs before your flight home. After lunch, drive through Lutyens’ New Delhi passing Rashtrapati Bhavan and India Gate. The rest of the day is at leisure to relax at the hotel or sample the local markets. Optional visit to Akshardham temple for the sunset water show. (B) 

DAY 10: Fly to the UK
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Fly to the UK

Transfer to the airport for your flight home. (B) 

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The Cox & Kings signature experiences

  • Enjoy lunch overlooking Old Delhi 
  • Ride through Old Delhi via rickshaw 
  • Witness an aarti ceremony at a Hindu temple  
  • Go on safari in Ranthambore National Park
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From £3,410 per person

What's included

  • International flights (and domestic flights if applicable)
  • UK departure and overseas airport taxes
  • Accommodation, Itinerary & meal basis as described
  • Local transfers in air-conditioned vehicles
  • Fully escorted by an English-speaking guide throughout
  • Entrance fees unless otherwise stated

Important information

Superior tour
This tour is based in 4- and 5-star accommodation.
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For a price quote based on alternative accommodation standards, to discuss flight options or to tailor this itinerary, please call to speak with a Cox & Kings consultant or enquire online.
Guideline prices
Prices above are per person in pounds sterling (£), based on two people sharing a twin/double-room. Single supplement available on request. Pricing is indicative and may be subject to change due to external factors such as variable flight prices.
Meal basis
As per itinerary – B: Breakfast, L: Lunch, D: Dinner, N: No meals.
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