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Amazing Tiger Safari & Classic Taj Mahal

India in 10 Days, 8 Nights in Destination

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£ 2,599

£ 1,299

/person

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Isabel, Travel Expert

Isabel
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Our classic Golden Triangle tour, including Delhi, Jaipur and Agra, combined with a trip to the wilds of Ranthambore National Park, famed for its population of majestic tigers!

Trip Highlights

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    Agra
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    Delhi
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    Jaipur
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    Ranthambore

Included

  1. All flights

  2. Accommodation

  3. All transfers

  4. Activities

  5. Some meals

Availability

  1. Departures available until June 2025

  2. Available Group tours

  3. Solo travelers from + £ 310

  4. Add up to 5 nights to your stay

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  1. charm included

  2. superior from + £ 300

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  • Accommodation in Charm and Superior category hotels.
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Accommodation: 8 Nights

Itinerary

Explore the Golden Triangle of India's most appealing destinations and visit the wonderful sights that this diverse and colourful country has to offer on this luxury tour. From the bustling streets of Delhi, to the pink city of Jaipur and the historic, romantic Agra.Finally, experience the home of the Indian Tiger in majestic Ranthambore.

1st Day: UK/Ireland - Night on board

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Are you ready to experience the land of a thousand colours? Pack your bags and set off to your departure airport ready for your flight* to Delhi, India's vibrant capital! Night on board.

*If either your outbound or inbound flights depart in the early hours (before 4:00 a.m.) you must arrive at the airport the night before the indicated departure day.

2nd Day: Delhi

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Arrive in the capital of India and transfer to the hotel for check-in*. Delhi is a city with an impressive architectural legacy that boasts a spectacular historical centre. The rest of the day is free to rest or to get to know this lively, fascinating city. Overnight stay in Delhi**.

*You will have the option to add early check-in on arrival in the next step of the booking process. To guarantee optional services, we recommend that you add them to your current booking, as they are subject to availability.

**Upgrade to half-board by adding 6 dinners in the next step of the booking process.

Accommodation

ONE OF OUR SELECTED HOTELS
Park Plaza Delhi CBD Shah... or similar
tripadvisor rating

2820 Reviews

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3rd Day: Delhi

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Breakfast at the hotel. Today, visit Old Delhi including the Jama Masjid Royal Mosque and the lively Chandni Chowk Street. Ride a rickshaw around the Red Fort, the former residence of the Imperial Family.

Admire the Raj Ghat, where Mahatma Gandhi was cremated. In the afternoon, explore New Delhi, passing through the India Gate, the Mausoleum of Emperor Humayun, the majestic government buildings and the Presidential Palace. Overnight stay in Delhi.

Accommodation

ONE OF OUR SELECTED HOTELS
Park Plaza Delhi CBD Shah... or similar
tripadvisor rating

2820 Reviews

See our full selection

Activities

included
Guided Tour with Panoramic View of New Delhi

Moderate

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included
Tour of Old Delhi

Moderate

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4th Day: Delhi - Jaipur

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Breakfast at the hotel. Leave by road to Jaipur, known as the Pink City. Jaipur, the capital of Rajasthan, was built in 1728 by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh II. Its architecture is a magnificent confluence of Hindu, Jain and Mughal architectural styles.

Arrive and transfer to the hotel. The rest of the day is yours to get to know this vibrant city. In the evening light, the pink-coloured buildings exude a magical glow, complemented by the camel-drawn carts that are characteristic of the streets. Overnight stay in Jaipur.

Please note: the journey is approx. 159 miles.

Accommodation

ONE OF OUR SELECTED HOTELS
Golden Tulip Jaipur or similar
tripadvisor rating

2821 Reviews

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5th Day: Jaipur

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Breakfast at the hotel. Set off for the Hawa Mahal, Palace of the Winds, on your way to the Amber Fort. Explore the majestic Amber Fort with a Jeep transfer. In the interior, cross the premises of the palace Jag Mandir and the famous Sheesh Mahal, a room embedded with beautifully bright pieces of mirror.

Continue with a city tour of Jaipur including a visit to the Palace of the Maharaja, former royal residence, where a part of it has been converted into a museum. Also experience the wonder of the Jantar Mantar, the largest observatory in the world, made of marble. Overnight stay in Jaipur.

Accommodation

ONE OF OUR SELECTED HOTELS
Golden Tulip Jaipur or similar
tripadvisor rating

2821 Reviews

See our full selection

Activities

included
City Tour of Jaipur

Moderate

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included
Visit to the Amber Fort

Active

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included
Photo Stop at the Palace of the Winds

Light

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6th Day: Jaipur - Fatehpur Sikri - Agra

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Breakfast at the hotel. Leave for Agra and along the way visit Fatehpur Sikri, an impressive historic town. Next, pass by Buland Darwaza, the largest gate in the world.

In Agra, experience the legendary splendour of the Taj Mahal*, the ivory-white marble mausoleum on the south bank of the Yamuna river and a universal symbol of love. This UNESCO World Heritage Site was commissioned in 1632 by the Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan to house the tomb of his beloved wife. Afterwards, enjoy an afternoon drive back to Delhi. Transfer to the hotel and overnight stay in Delhi.

*Note: If you arrive in Agra on a Friday, you will visit the Taj Mahal on Saturday morning.

Please note: the journey is approx. 147 miles.

Accommodation

ONE OF OUR SELECTED HOTELS
Hotel Royale Regent or similar
tripadvisor rating

123 Reviews

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Activities

included
Taj Mahal Visit

Light

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included
Visit Fatehpur Sikri

Moderate

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7th Day: Agra - Bharatpur - Ranthambore

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Breakfast at the hotel and visit a UNESCO World Heritage site, the Agra Fort. Inside the fort discover the picturesque Pearl Mosque. After your visit, transfer to the train station to board the Kota Jan Shatabdi train for Ranthambore. Arrive at Sawai Madhopur station, near Ranthambore and be transferred to your hotel. Dinner and overnight stay in Ranthambore.

Accommodation

ONE OF OUR SELECTED HOTELS
The Sher Garh Resort or similar
tripadvisor rating

407 Reviews

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Activities

included
Visit to the Agra Fort

Moderate

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8th Day: Ranthambore

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Breakfast at the hotel. After breakfast set off for an exciting safari in Ranthambore National Park. This area is very well known for its tigers, leopards and crocodiles and was once a Royal Hunting Park. Discover this beautiful park and perhaps be lucky enough to spot an Indian tiger in the wild. Lunch and after further exploring in the afternoon. The park is home to a majestic 10th-century fort and the beautiful Padam Talao, which has an abundance of water lilies. Dinner and overnight stay in Ranthambore.

Accommodation

ONE OF OUR SELECTED HOTELS
The Sher Garh Resort or similar
tripadvisor rating

407 Reviews

See our full selection

Activities

included
Afternoon Shared Canter Safari in Ranthambore

Moderate

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included
Early Morning Shared Canter Safari in Ranthambore

Moderate

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9th Day: Ranthambore - Delhi

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Early breakfast at the hotel before departing for your train back to Delhi. On arrival in Delhi transfer to your hotel and enjoy the rest of the day at your leisure to absorb the vibrant atmosphere. Overnight in Delhi.

Accommodation

ONE OF OUR SELECTED HOTELS
Park Plaza Delhi CBD Shah... or similar
tripadvisor rating

2820 Reviews

See our full selection

10th Day: Delhi - UK/Ireland

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Breakfast* at the hotel. At the indicated time, transfer to the airport for your return flight to the UK/Ireland. Arrive in the UK/Ireland and end your trip**.

*Depending on the return flight schedule and the hotel breakfast service, you may not be able to enjoy the included breakfast on the last day.

**Depending on the choice of flight, you may arrive back in the UK/Ireland the next day.

Included activities

Included

Guided Tour with Panoramic View of New Delhi

Included activity for day 3 in Delhi

Embark on a tour of New Delhi with a spectacular panoramic view of the city, where you will be stopping by its most emblematic sites, including the India Gate, the Mausoleum of Emperor Humayun and the Presidential Palace.

Duration 02:30h Approx. Pick up time: info at destination

Physical rating:

Moderate

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Tour of Old Delhi

Included activity for day 3 in Delhi

Explore Old Delhi, seeing sites like the Jama Masjid Royal Mosque and Chandi Chow Street. End at Raj Ghat, where Indian leader Mahatma Gandhi was cremated.

Duration 03:15h Approx. Pick up time: info at destination

Physical rating:

Moderate

more information
Included

City Tour of Jaipur

Included activity for day 5 in Jaipur

Discover Jaipur on a city tour, including the illustrious Palace of the Maharaja, home to an informative museum. Afterwards, get to know a little about India's scientific achievements at the Jantar Mantar, the largest observatory in the world.

Duration 02:30h Approx. Pick up time: info at destination

Physical rating:

Moderate

more information
Included

Visit to the Amber Fort

Included activity for day 5 in Jaipur

Embark on an exciting Jeep transfer to the atmospheric Amber Fort! Here you can see the palace of Jag Mandir and the famous Sheesh Mahal, a room embedded with bright pieces of mirror, all the while imagining the glamorous lives of the Maharajas.

Duration 03:00h Approx. Pick up time: info at destination

Physical rating:

Active

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The price includes

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  • Departures from main UK/Ireland airports.
  • International flights UK/Ireland - Delhi - UK/Ireland.*
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  • Train journeys: Bharatpur - Sawai Madhopur (Ranthambore), Sawai Madhopur (Ranthambore) - Delhi.
  • 8 nights accommodation in Charm and Superior category hotels.
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  • 8 breakfasts, 1 lunch and 2 dinners.**
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  • Transfers in air conditioned vehicle.
  • Visits and entrance fees as indicated in the itinerary.***
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  • All air taxes and fuel surcharge.
  • Private transfers in Delhi, airport-hotel-airport, with complimentary bottled water.
  • ATOL Protection.
  • English speaking guide.
  • Rickshaw ride in Delhi.
  • Jeep transfer to the Amber Fort and Canter safari in Ranthambore National Park.

*The cancellation policy applicable is according to the Terms and Conditions available and agreed at the time of your purchase

Not included

Indian visa (required), drinks, tips and any other services not mentioned in what's included.

If you are traveling to India with a UK passport, you will require an Indian visa. For other passport holders, we recommend that you check with the Indian Embassy for further details: https://www.indianvisaonline.gov.in/visa/tvoa.htm

**You have the possibility to upgrade to half-board by adding 9 dinners in the next step of the booking process.

*Due to the customs clearance rule of the government of India, if your flight stops at another city in India before arriving in Delhi, confirm at the departure desk in the UK/Ireland whether you should pick up your suitcase and pass customs control at the airport where the connection is made. Remember that if the flight stops in Mumbai you will need to pick up your luggage. Keep in mind that normally this whole process takes approximately 60 minutes.

**You have the possibility to upgrade to half-board by adding 6 dinners in the next step of the booking process.

***A part of Ranthambore National Park will remain closed from July to September for visitors due to the rainy season.

The order of the itinerary may differ depending on your arrival day at the destination.

Monday/Friday: 2 nights in Delhi at the beginning, 1 night in Delhi at the end.

Tuesday/Saturday: 1 night in Delhi at the beginning, 2 nights in Delhi at the end.

Note: If you arrive in Agra on a Friday, you will visit the Taj Mahal on Saturday morning.

  • Entry requirements

    Passport with a minimum of six months validity and at least two blank pages.

  • Visa

    A visa is required to enter the country. Issued by the embassy or online E-Visa application one month before arrival in the country.

  • Currency

    Indian Rupee.

  • Language

    Hindi and English.

  • Electricity

    220 V in the majority of the country. Electrical sockets are European style however an adapter may be useful.

  • Health

    High levels of air pollution during winter (October to February). Northern cities are the most affected.

  • Time zone

    GMT + 5:30.

  • Other useful information

    Foreigners cannot bring Indian Rupees into the country, although you can bring foreign currency and exchange it once you arrive.

  • Tourist Office website

    http://www.incredibleindia.org/

Remember to download your e-ticket to confirm the times of your flights and to complete online check-in using the airline’s website, or directly at the check-in desk at the airport.

Accommodation at the hotels is as indicated. In the event of any changes to accommodation, they will always be of the same, or a higher category. The category of hotels is not standardized across all countries in the world. For this reason, the criteria may differ depending on the destination country's own standards.

In the case of adverse weather conditions, for safety reasons or for any other reasons deemed appropriate, the order and duration of the excursions included in the itinerary may be changed or cancelled without prior notice.

Tips in India are subject to the decision of the client based on the level of satisfaction of the service provided and the experience in general. Taking into account that they are not obligatory, they are usually expected.

Babies: 0 - 3 year (sharing bed with parents). Possibility to request a cot (limited availability).

Children: 4 - 17 years old. Additional bed.

Triple room: the third bed will be a rollaway bed.

When booking a triple room, note that these accommodations are not larger than a double room, but will include either one double or two single beds and a sofa bed/rollaway.

If you have reduced mobility, require the use of a wheelchair, or you would prefer this tour to be a private experience for you and your group, you must contact our Experts at +44 20 8068 3176 before booking to ensure that your needs can be met.

While on the road, it is highly unlikely that the vehicle will be equipped with wifi or bathroom facilities, though rest stops will be made for long trips. We recommend purchasing a new SIM card at the airport or placing an e-SIM before travel to guarantee internet connection.

The Foreign & Commonwealth Office offer up-to-date travel advice by visiting https://www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice


Room allocation: We will do our best to accommodate your family in the same room. If availability doesn't permit this, we guarantee your family will be accommodated as close together as possible. Children will always be accomodated in a room with at least 1 adult.

Car seats: Not available in all destinations. Feel free to take your own if you need one.

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Pay only 60% today to reserve your trip.

Rest is paid in instalments according to your departure date.

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