Mediaeval Golden Triangle
9 days / 8 night(s) from $1,430 per person twin share
Bundi is a charming mediaeval town, largely unexplored by the outside world. Visit the magnificent Taragarh Fort, Bundi Palace, with its murals and frescoes, and see the impressive baoris (step wells). Stay in the authentic Haveli Braj Bhushanjee, built over 150 years ago.
This is a private short stay package for the independent traveller.
DAY 1: ARRIVE DELHI
Upon arrival at Delhi airport you will be met and transferred to your hotel.
DAY 2: DELHI
Enjoy a tour of Delhi; see India Gate, view the Red Fort and walk through Chandni Chowk Bazaar to Jama Masjid. Continue to Lakshmi Narayan Hindu Temple and Humayun’s Tomb before stopping at Connaught Place Markets for some shopping. (B,L)
DAY 3: DELHI TO AGRA
This morning leave Delhi and drive to Agra, stopping at Sikandra en route to visit the marble tomb of Akbar. (B,L)
DAY 4: AGRA
Rise early to view the Taj Mahal as the sun is rising. Later you will visit the 16th-century Agra Fort, founded by Emperor Akbar. (B,L)
DAY 5: AGRA TO JAIPUR
This morning leave Agra and drive to Jaipur, visiting the fortified ghost city of Fatehpur Sikri en route. (B,L)
DAY 6: JAIPUR
Enjoy a tour of Jaipur starting with a brief photo stop at Hawa Mahal (Palace of the Winds) and the local shops nearby. Continue to the City Palace, Jantar Mantar, the UNESCO World Heritage listed ancient observatory and Amer Fort. (B,L)
DAY 7: JAIPUR TO BUNDI
This morning depart for Bundi. Later, visit Nawal, an artificial lake with a submerged shrine dedicated to Lord Varuna in the centre. (B,L)
DAY 8: BUNDI
Visit the Bundi Palace, famous for its murals and frescoes. Head to the nearby Taragarh Fort, which offers a magnificent view of the town. Visit the Chatra Mahal and Badal Mahal and take a look at the many step wells including Ranji-ki-Baori, the largest of its kind in Rajasthan. (B,L)
DAY 9: BUNDI TO DELHI VIA KOTA
After breakfast transfer to Kota railway station to board your train back to Delhi. Upon arrival at Delhi railway station you will be transferred to your Delhi hotel or airport where your arrangements end. (B,L)
#Shoulder and high season, Christmas and New Year's Eve dinner surcharges apply.
Note: Standard accommodation at the Haveli Braj Bhushanjee in Bundi.