8. 5-Day Tour of Delhi, Agra, Gwalior, Ochhaa, and Khajuraho
Day 01 New Delhi Sightseeing
1 Qutub Minar Begin with pick-up at 8am from your desired place in New Delhi. Take a half-day city tour of Delhi. Visit the 11th Qutub Minar (UNESCO World Heritage Site) - that gives the complex its name is an unmissable, soaring Afghan-style victory tower and minaret, erected by sultan Qutb-ud-din in 1193 to proclaim his supremacy over the vanquished Hindu rulers of Qila Rai Pithora.
2 Humayun's Tomb (Unesco World Heritage site) - is the tomb of the Mughal Emperor Humayun in Delhi. Constructed for the Mughal emperor in the mid-16th century by Haji Begum, Humayun's Persian-born wife, the tomb marries Persian and Mughal elements, with restrained decoration enhancing the architecture. 3 Lotus Temple, 4 India Gate and 6 Rashtrapati Bhavan.
Day 2 Agra Sightseeing - Highlight Taj Mahal At Sunrise
1 Taj Mahal. At sunrise visit Taj Mahal (a Unesco World Heritage Site) - widely considered the most beautiful building in the world. Built by Shah Jahan as a memorial for his third wife, Mumtaz Mahal, who died giving birth to their 14th child in 1631. The magical allure of the Taj Mahal shall definitely be the highlight of your tour.
2 Agra Fort Afternoon visit Agra Fort (A Unesco World Heritage Site) - is a historical fort along the bank of the Yamuna River in the city of Agra. Walking through courtyard after courtyard of this palatial red-sandstone and marble fortress, your amazement grows as the scale of what was built here begins to sink in.
Day 03 Gwalior
After breakfast, visit Gwalior local sightseeing, Gwalior Fort, Jai vilas Palace, Tansen Palace and Surya Mandir, rest time is leisure, overnight at Gwalior.
Day 4 Orchha
Explore the mesmerizing architectural beauties of this majestic town and visit the Orchha Fort complex which houses the Jehangir Mahal, Raj Mahal and Rai Parveen Mahal. Explore the Ram Raja Temple, Lakshminarayan temple and the royal chhatris (cenotaphs).
Day 5 Khajuraho
After Orchha sightseeing our 4hrs drive takes us to Khajuraho, India's most titillating town is famed far and wide for the erotic stone carvings that swathe Khajuraho’s three groups of World Heritage–listed temples. The Western Group of temples, in particular, contains some stunning sculptures that together make up some of the finest temple art in the world.
After breakfast visit the exquisite 10th-century temples of Khajuraho (A UNESCO Site). The monuments and temples in Khajuraho are divided into three groups: Eastern, Western and Southern. The Western group of Temples complex houses the most important temples in Khajuraho – Kandariya Mahadeva Temple, Devi Jagdamba Temple, Lakshmana Temple, Chitragupta Temple, The Chausath-Yogini Temple etc. These Hindu & Jain temples are dating back to 950 AD and inscribed with ornamental carvings, mostly erotic.
3.Khajuraho Airport Area
In the afternoon, check out from your hotel and be dropped off to Khajuraho airport or your desired location in Khajuraho.