Tour India and take a Tiger Safari with Cruise1st on this incredible holiday!
Our product specialists have worked hard with our local partners in India to bring you incredible tours of the Golden Triangle. From the Taj Mahal to the Palaces & Markets of Jaipur, forts rising from the dusty desert landscape to the Colonial architecture of Delhi Old & New, you’ll see it all, feel it all and awaken your senses as you immerse yourself in the culture and history of this ancient land!
Plus new for 2018/19 we are offering the opportunity to add a two day extension to the 392 sq km Ranthambhore National Park, including 2 open jeep safaris with a naturalist and 2 nights in hotel or lodge accomodation. Search for the Royal Bengal Tigers as you follow in the footsteps of Joanna Lumley amidst the Royal Hunting Grounds of the Maharajahs!
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Soak up the vibrant sights and sounds of India on our 2017/2018 itinerary, to complement your chosen cruise...
A country full of unique cultures, diverse surroundings and incredible landmarks, India will leave you with unforgettable memories to last a lifetime. And to get the most from your holiday you can now combine your cruise experience with a culturally immersive Golden Triangle land tour. See all of India’s highlights on a superb escorted group tour, without the hassle and extra cost of trying to organise your own trip:
You will be met at Delhi airport and transferred to your hotel for check-in. Enjoy a welcome buffet dinner at your hotel.
08:00hrs. After breakfast check-out. Begin your heritage tour with Old Delhi.Visit Father of the Nation Mahatma Gandhi's Memorial at Raj Ghat, then visit India's oldest and largest Mosque, Jama Masjid. Enjoy a rickshaw ride through the narrow bazaar markets of Chandi Chowk. Take the opportunity to taste local produce with Samosa and Chai, before heading to the Mughal empire's Red Fort.
13:00hrs. Drive through to Mughal era Agra and check-In at your 4* plus accommodation.
19:00hrs. Enjoy a traditional Indian Barbecue at a local restaurant. (unlimited mixed buffet)
06:00hrs. Sunrise tour of Taj Mahal from inside. Explore the beauty of this wonder of the world built by emperor Shah Jahan c.1600's in memory of his beloved wife. Afterwards head back to your hotel for breakfast & check-out.
14:00hrs. Visit Agra's Red Fort and interact with the local artisans who are descendants of the original .
17:00hrs. Explore Mehtab Bagh, the stunning charbagh complex to enjoy a sunset sighting of the Taj Mahal.
07:30hrs. Enjoy a buffet dinner at your hotel.
08:00hrs. After breakfast drive to 'The Pink City', Jaipur. After hotel check-in enjoy the rest of your day at leisure.
19:00hrs. Enjoy buffet dinner at your hotel.
08:00-12:00hrs. The morning begins with gifts of bindis, stolls and turbans! Experience a ride on the Royal Elephants up to the Amber Fortress. Explore the mirror palace, Sheesh Mahal and the Royal Courtyards. Later stop off at water palace; Jal-Mahal and enjoy local mango ice cream. Explore Maharaja's City Palace and Museum.
13:00hrs. Tour the local Bazaar Markets. From here hop on a Tuk-Tuk for a ride alongside narrow streets and stop off at Hawa Mahal before returning to your hotel.
17:30hrs. Experience a Bollywood Blockbuster at local cinema, Raj Mandir. Later enjoy a Traditional Buffet Dinner outside.
07:30hrs. After breakfast you are transfered to Delhi to visit the New City, including the popular Sikhism shrine, Bangla Sahib Gurudwara, holy kitchen Langar. Enjoy a walk around boulevard Raj Path to see the India Gate and Parliament House.
19:30hrs. After returning to the hotel enjoy a buffet dinner at your hotel.
08:00hrs. After breakfast transfer to Delhi Airport for your onward flight.
Jane Archer, the renowned Travel Journalist, tells Cruise1st TV about her incredible experiences of the Golden Triangle Cruise1st tour.
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