Deserts Palaces Ganges Tour with On The Go Tours is our today’s tour pick! This is an exciting two week tour that passes through the spectacular carved temples of Khajuraho, the legendary Taj Mahal, Jaipur and Varanasi on the banks of the Ganges river.
You’ll be sleeping in 3-4 star hotels, which is included in the price. Also included are 12 breakfasts and 2 dinners, economy class flight from Khajuraho to Varanasi, airport transfers. But you’ll need to book your own flights to and from Delhi, India.
Below is a list of the main sites you’d see on the tour:
Old and New Delhi – the magnificent Red Fort, India’s largest mosque Jama Masjid, and Gandhi’s crematorium Raj Ghat Fatehpur Sikri – an ancient abandoned Mughal city
Bharatpur – rural India at its friendliest
The Pink City of Jaipur – the lofty Amber Fort, the very regal City Palace and the ancient observatory of Jantar Mantar
Orchha Temples – wonderful complex of brilliantly preserved 16th century temples
Varanasi – the holiest city in India, Mother India site, local temples, mosque and the holy River Ganges
The spectacular Taj Mahal – India’s most famous monument in all its glory at sunset
Abhaneri – the iconic Chand Baori 9th century step well
Keoladeo Ghana National Park – UNESCO heritage site with up to 300 migratory birds
An elephant ride into Jaipur’s Amber Fort – just like the Raj would have done
Khajuraho – the stunning and erotic Chandela temples
Total price: $2,749