Archaeology Tour - Itinerary 3
Tour Taj
Archaeology Tours
Tour Taj - Itinerary Two
Including Taj Mahal

Come experience the architectural marvel that is India with this grand tour that includes the famous Taj Mahal! The itinerary is packed with full guided excursions to ......

What makes this tour unique is that ......

 
  • Meals included (on MAP Basis, expect at archeiological sites where all meals are included).
  • Climate controlled transportation.
  • Climate controlled accomodations.
  • Fully Guided Tour.

Day 1: Arrive Delhi.
Arrive Delhi. Where you would be met and transferred to your hotel. Overnight stay.

Day 2: In Delhi (B/D)
City tour of New & old Delhi. Overnight stay.

Day 3: Delhi – Rakhigarhi by road (B/D)
Morning drive (150 km, approx 3.5 hrs) to Rakhigarh for excavations. Overnight stay.

Day 4: In Rakhigari (B/D)
Morning drive to Rakhigarh for excavations. Overnight stay.

Day 5: In Rakhigari (B/D)
Morning drive to Rakhigarh for excavations. Overnight stay.

Day 6: In Rakhigari (B/D)
Morning drive to Rakhigarh for excavations. Overnight stay.

Day 7: Rakhigarhi to Banawali Harappan sites by road (B/D)
Morning drive (100 km, approx 2 hrs) to Banawali Harappan site. Explore the site and later drive to Delhi. Overnight stay.

Day 8: Delhi-Agra by Shatabdi Express train 0600/0813 hrs (B/D)
Morning transfer to New Delhi railway station to board train to Agra. Upon arrival transfer to your hotel. 0900 hrs guided city tour of Agra visiting Taj Mahal & Agra fort. Overnight stay.

Day 9: Agra-Jaipur by road (B/D)
Morning drive (250 km, approx 6 hrs) to Jaipur en route visiting Fatehpur Sikri. Upon arrival check in at hotel. Overnight stay.

Day 10: In Jaipur (B/D)
Morning take an elephant ride up to the Amber fort. Afternoon city tour of Jaipur. Overnight stay.

Day 11: Jaipur – Delhi airport by road (B/L)
Morning drive (250 km, approx 6 hrs) to Delhi airport to board your flight to Patna.

Day 12: Patna - Rajgir (B/D)
Morning drive (100 km, approx 3 hrs) to Rajgir en route visiting Nalanda. Overnight stay.

Day 13: Rajgir-Patna by road (B/D)
Morning drive (120 km, approx 4 hrs) to Patna airport to board flight to Delhi. Overnight stay.
Patna–Delhi by flight (B/D)

Day 14: Delhi-Ahmedabad flight (B/D)
Transfer to airport to board flight to Ahmedabad. Upon arrival transfer to your hotel. Overnight stay.

Day 15: Ahmedabad – Lothal by road (one way) (B/D)
Drive (80 km, approx 2 hrs) to Lothal. Excursion to city tour of Lothal includes ancient Civilization & visits of Sudarshan Lake (Balasinire – Dianasore Site)
Return to Ahmedabad. Overnight stay.

Day 16: Ahmedabad-Dasada by road (B/D)
Ahmedabad – Patan – Rani Ki Vav Step Well, Patola Weaving, Modera – Sun Temple. Later drive to Dasada (200 km, approx 5 hrs). Overnight stay in Dasada.

Day 17: Dasada – Bhuj by road (B/D)
Drive (280 km, approx 6 hrs) to Bhuj. City tour includes Aina Mahal, Prag Mahal. Overnight in Bhuj. Suggested hotel Prince.

Day 18: Early Morning Bhuj – Dholaveera (B/D) Early morning drive (250 km, approx 6 hrs) to Dholaveera and visits of Mohanjodro Sites. Overnight in Gujarat Tourist Guest house (Basic).

Day 19: Dholaveera – Bhuj (B/D)
Morning drive (250 km, approx 6 hrs) to Bhuj. Upon arrival check in at hotel. Overnight stay.

Day 20: In Bhuj - Visit Shikarpur and Surkotada Harappan sites (135 km) (B/D)
Evening back to Bhuj (Long Journey we have to start early morning)

Day 21: Bhuj – Delhi by flight
Morning transfer to airport to board your flight to Delhi and take your connecting flight back home.

All inclusive price for 6-8 travelers based on double occupancy: $4,350 / person

All inclusive price for two travelers based on double occupancy: $3,550 / person

Single room supplement: $1,425

Please note that prices are valid until March 31st, 2016

Price quote includes:

  • 24/7 services of our own office in New Delhi, India.
  • Accommodation in double room at the hotels specified in the itinerary or similar (depending upon availability) on MAP basis (room + breakfast + either lunch or dinner based on itinerary) throughout the tour.
  • Meet & assist at all airport/hotels.
  • Airfare for the sector Delhi-Patna-Delhi, Delhi-Ahmedabad & Bhuj-Delhi in economy class including all taxes.(Fares are subject to change at the time of issuance).
  • Train fare for the sector Delhi - Agra in AC Chair car including all taxes.
  • Services of local English speaking escort in Gujarat portion & Delhi-Agra-Jaipur.
  • Services of Local English speaking escort for Nalanda sightseeing & in Aurangabad.
  • Elephant ride in Jaipur (subject to availability).
  • All transfers & sightseeing as mentioned in the itinerary by air-conditioned vehicle.
  • Entrances fees to all the monuments.
  • All applicable taxes levied by the Govt. of India.

Price quote does NOT include:

  • International Airfare.
  • Travel Insurance.
  • Expenses of personal nature such as liquor, laundry, tips, telephone calls, camera fees, etc..
  • Visa fees.
  • Anything not mentioned in above inclusion.

Price quote include:

CITYNo. of Nights3 & 4 star
Delhi02Hotel Vikram
Rakhigari04Midtown Grand
Delhi01Hotel Vikram
Agra01Howard Plaza
Jaipur02Holiday Inn
Patna01Hotel Chankya
Rajgir01Hokke Hotel
Delhi01Ashok Country Resort
Ahmedabad02Country Inn & Suites
Dasada01Rann Riders
Bhuj01Hotel Prince
Dholaveera01Tourist Guest house
Bhuj02Hotel Prince



*Please note that exclusive Rakhi Garhi excursion program will have only two departures between January and March 2016. Please plan accordingly.
At Rakhi Garhi, tourists will actually be participating in the archaeological digging. Accomodation will be provided in luxury tents or deluxe hotels a short distance away. This site is the latest excursion to be done in our ancient civilization.

Contact us for more details.