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Incredible India!
Golden Triangle Touring, Dubai & Emirates 

Treat yourself to the journey of a lifetime as you visit the Taj Mahal, Delhi Old & New, the Amber Fortress and the 'Pink City' of Jaipur, on your 6nt Golden Triangle escorted tour. Awaken your senses and experience the people, the many cultures, sights and sounds of India, then fly to Dubai and board the amazing MSC World Europa for a 7nt cruise including Dubai, the Emirates and Saudi Arabia in the sunshine!
Plus- book our February travel date and you will enjoy your sunrise tour of the Taj Mahal on Valentine's Day!   
For the full Indian experience, alongside the Golden Triangle of Delhi, Agra and Jaipur, why not go in search of the Royal Bengal Tigers on a safari in Ranthambhore National Park, the former hunting ground of the Maharajahs, with a 2nt safari, including breakfast, lunch and dinner? Enjoy 2 open top jeep safaris with a naturalist guide driver to explore this 390 sq km park and the ruins of Ranthambhore Fort, before continuing with your Golden Triangle tour, for just £249pp extra!

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Your itinerary in detail:
 

     

Your Tour:
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Fly UK to Delhi (overnight)
‣ Arrive Delhi, begin your fully escorted 6nt tour with a transfer to your Delhi hotel for a welcome meeting, rest of the day at leisure and welcome dinner (D)
‣ Delhi Old City tour and journey to Agra & Taj Mahal at sunset. Start your day with a visit to Jama Masjid Mosque (c1644), then take a rickshaw ride through the bazaar and spice markets of Chandni Chowk and Khari Baoli. Take a photo stop outside the Red Fort (c1638) then visit Raj Ghat - the memorial to the father of India - Mahatma Ghandi. Then transfer to Agra aboard your air conditioned coach to check in at your hotel (2nts D,BB) and (time permitting) visit a local artisans art gallery & workshop. This evening visit the Mehtab Bagh Gardens for your first view of the magnificent Taj Mahal as the sun sets.
‣ As dawn breaks enjoy a sunrise guided tour of the Taj Mahal. Later in the morning head to the Red Fort of Agra, a UNESCO World Heritage sight and home to the 16th Century Mughal Emperors. Dating back as far as 1080 AD this Red Sandstone fort displays a fusion of Hindu & Islamic influences. Walk with your guide as you learn of the different stories, history, architecture and functions of the inner palace. This evening experience a traditional Indian Mughlai Dinner from the medieval Mughal Empire style.
‣ After breakfast take a scenic drive to Jaipur (c1727) , the 'Pink City' and gateway to Rajasthan. En Route visit the Chand Baori stepwells (10th Century) in Abhaneri. Visit Kanota village and the famous Viceroy Club from the 'Best Exotic Marigold Hotel' Enjoy a Chai Tea in Castle Kanota. Hotel Check in and dinner in Jaipur (2nts D, BB)
‣ Today join your guide for a heritage tour brief, then visit ancient & picturesque Amer, before enjoying a jeep safari to the walls of the Amber Fortress (16h Century), where magnificent hilltop views combine with UNESCO Heritage amid the many temples, halls and monuments. Afterwards drive to Jaipur centre and take a photo stop outside the Water Palace, Jal Mahal, en route to the Patrika Gates and Jantar Mantar, the ancient celestial observatory dating from 1728. From here we reach the City Palace & Museum of Jaipur before concluding your day with a Bazaar Walk and Tuk Tuk ride through the streets to the Palace of Winds, Hawa Mahal
‣ After breakfast today enjoy a scenic tour drive to New Delhi for check in on your final night (D,BB) in Delhi. Explore the 1930's architectural styles of Lutyens and the British Empire influence on your tour of New Delhi, from the Raj Path Boulevard to the House of Parliament and Connaught Place and India Gate. Visit the Gurudwara Bangla Sahib Sikh House of worship and experience the Langar Kitchen, where meals are cooked every day to feed over 10,000, regardless of caste, creed or religion.

 


Optional 2 night Ranthambhore Tiger Safari:
‣ Travel from Agra to Ranthabhore National Park and after arrival at your retreat / lodge, you will receive a Safari Briefing. The rest of the day is your own to explore. Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner included.
After an early breakfast, meet your expert naturalist and jeep driver, for a sunrise tiger spotting safari. Follow this with lunch at the lodge. In the afternoon return to the safari for a sunset tour, after which dinner will be taken at your lodge.
Today you rejoin the Golden Triangle tour with a drive to Jaipur

Add this tour extension for just £249pp

Your Cruise:
‣ This morning enjoy breakfast before your flight to Dubai. Here you will board the incredible MSC World Europa to begin your 7nt full board cruise to the Emirates.
‣ Dubai, U. Arab Emirates
‣ Abu Dhabi, U. Arab Emirates
‣ Sir Bani Yas Is, U. Arab Emirates
‣ At Sea
‣ Dammam, Saudi Arabia
Doha, Qatar
‣ Dubai, U. Arab Emirates overnight in port
‣ Dubai, U. Arab Emirates, disembark and fly back to the UK

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