Experience Incredible India with our Taj and Tigers Escorted Tour
Travel the famed Golden Triangle route and search for Bengal Tigers on a Ranthambhore Safari
Enjoy a 2 day Ranthambhore National Park Safari with 2 drives to see the famed Royal Bengal Tigers!
Visit the Majestic Taj Mahal, Jaipur, the Amber Fort, Agra and the Palace of Winds plus many others!
Take a rickshaw ride through spice markets, ride Royal Elephants and enjoy City Heritage Walks!
Experience the immersive sights, sounds and contrasts of the vibrant Indian culture in Old & New Delhi!

New for 2018/19 Cruise1st are offering the opportunity to add a two day Royal Bengal Tiger Safari extension to your Golden Triangle experience. The 392 sq km Ranthambhore National Park, is home to an incredibly diverse array of wildlife and nature- explore it all with two open jeep safaris accompanied by a naturalist, plus enjoy two 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! 
From the tigers to the Taj Mahal, from the Palaces & Markets of Jaipur, to forts rising from the dusty desert landscape and 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!

Your 9 Night Taj and Tigers Itinerary Starts Here...

Experience the colours and vibrancy of India...

Day 1: Arrive in Delhi to begin your fully escorted 7 day half board tour of India's Golden Triangle

Day 2: Take a heritage tour of Old Delhi, India's oldest Mosque Jama Masjid and the local bazaar Chandni Chowk. See the Red Fort and Ghandi's Memorial Raj Ghat.In the afternoon continue on to Agra to enjoy a sunset tour of the Taj Mahal and gardens.

Day 3: Take a sunrise tour of the Taj Mahal, visit Agras 16th Century Red Fort and see the local marble carving artisans whose tradition built the Taj Mahal

Day 4: After Breakfast/Check-Out we drive to Ranthambhore Tiger Park and enroute we visit Abhaneri Village to explore its secret stepwells Chand Baori. These ancient stepwells were popular shooting spots of Indiana Jones, Best Exotic Marigold Hotel and other famed films.  
Upon arrival our representative will meet you for Check-In at Hotel/Lodge. Rest evening is at your leisure. 

Day 5: During Sunrise and Sunset enjoy x 02 Open Jeep / Canter Wildlife Safari (on shared basis with professional naturalist) for thrilling sightings of Tigers, Wildcats and more of rare Indian flora-fauna. 
 (For Tipping of Wildlife Safari Driver & Naturalist, Kindly Follow Travel Info Booklet Provided)
Enjoy Lunch and Dinner at your hotel/lodge.

Day 6:  After Breakfast/Check-Out we drive you to heritage pink washed city of Jaipur aka the capital of ‘Rajasthan’ state of India (Drive includes enroute stop for refreshments). Upon arrival our representative will meet you for Check-In at Hotel.
. . Enjoy rest day at Leisure . . Poolside/Spa maybe?

Day 7:  Enjoy a heritage tour of the Amber Fortress and the Royal Courtyards. See the water Palace Jal Mahal and visit the City Palace & Museum. In  the afternoon head for the City Bazaar Markets to haggle for a bargain, then take a photo at the Palace of Winds. Enjoy a Bollywood Blockbuster & a Farewell Dinner

Day 8: Drive to Delhi and visit the Sikh shrine Bangla Sahib Gurudwara and it's holy kitchen Langar. Stroll the Raj Path and explore the Colonial architecture and see the iconic markets. Overnight Delhi.   

Day 9: Fly Delhi to Abu Dhabi for 1nt pre cruise stay, then board your 14nt Indian Ocean cruise!

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