Essential India

India, a country that is delightfully diverse is the second most-populous country in the world with over 1.2 billion people and bursts with an eclectic mix of ethnicity, a combination of tradition and innovation and an abundance of varied landscapes and scenery. Join our 8-day Essential India tour to discover the many different aspects of this amazing country and let Travel Talk take you to the heart of Indian culture, history and of course adventure.

Duration

Destination

Start/Ends in

8 Days

India

Delhi / Delhi

Hotels

Group Size

Age Requirement

4 Star

13-35 People

18+

Trip Rating

Trip Theme

Departs

5

1 reviews

Classic,Overland

All Year Round

Why You’ll Love This Tour

  • Experience a diverse range of culture, history and landscapes on this 8-day adventure as you explore the ‘Golden Triangle’ – aka three heartland cities of India!
  • Stay in carefully selected 4 & 3-star hotels with breakfasts and airport transfers included. Plus, travel in the comfort of a private, air-conditioned coach with a local, experienced guide throughout your trip.
  • Kickstart your adventure in Delhi, following your local guide to some of Old Delhi’s magnificent sites including the Red Fort and stunning Jama Masjid Mosque. Then, hop onboard a traditional rickshaw as we ride through the chaotic city of New Delhi – where old and new blend to one epic atmosphere.
  • Visit Jaipur, a gateway to India’s most flamboyant state where you’ll experience a traditional Aarti ceremony at Birla temple and join your guide for a visit to Hawa Mahal Palace, Amber Fort and City Palace to visit the home of India’s former royal family.
  • No trip to India would be complete without seeing the world-famous Taj Mahal. Pay a visit to the UNESCO listed masterpiece while staying in Agra.

Sights Visited on This Tour

Agra is the city of the Taj Mahal and has three UNESCO World Heritage sites; the Taj Mahal and the Agra Fort in the city and Fatehpur Sikri nearby.

Amer Fort is the best tourist attraction of Jaipur and the sprawling complex combines both immense fortifications with unexpected beauty and charm.

Delhi, city and national capital of India. The city of Delhi actually consists of two components, Old Delhi, in the north, the historic city; and New Delhi, in the south.

The royal city at Fatehpur Sikri is situated 26 miles west of Agra and was built at the orders of the Mughal Emperor Akbar. It is now a World Heritage site.

The capital and largest city of the Indian state of Rajasthan. Located 260 km from New Delhi and forms a part of the Golden Triangle tourist circuit along with Agra.

Qutb Minar, at 72 metres, is the tallest brick minaret in the world and along with the ancient and medieval monuments surrounding it.

Taj Mahal is the jewel of Muslim art in India and is one of the universally admired masterpieces of the world's heritage.

Tour Inclusions

Accommodation

4 star hotels

Meals

7 breakfasts, drinking water supply in vehicle

Transportation

A/C coach or mini-bus, Jeep ride at Amber Fort, rickshaw ride in Delhi

Airport Transfer(s)

Arrival and Departure transfers on first and last day of the trip

Tour Guiding

Services of experienced guide licenced by the Ministry of Tourism

Safari

Jeep ride at Amber Fort, rickshaw ride in Delhi

Sightseeing

Red Fort
Qutab Minar
Humayun’s Tomb

Amber Fort
City Palace
Hawa Mahal

Galta Temple
Fatehpur Sikri
Taj Mahal

What is NOT included?

What is NOT included?

- Any flights not mentioned above
- Travel Insurance
- Meals not stated above
- Items of a personal nature

- Tips and gestures
- Entrance fees to the sights and museums
- Optional activities
- Other services not stated in the itinerary

Dates & Rates

All prices are per person, based on double, twin or triple share occupancy. Solo passengers not wishing to pay a single supplement will be accommodated in a double, twin or triple room according to availability with a passenger(s) of the same gender.
 
The below rates are for solo travellers, the 2 FOR 1 deal will be applied when you select 2 or more travellers during the booking process.
The below rates are for solo travellers, the 2 FOR 1 deal will be applied when you select 2 or more travellers during the booking process.

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45 % Off

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$1349 $742

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$1370 $754

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Accommodation

MANTRA AMALTAS
Delhi
4 Star

Mantra Amaltas is an exclusive boutique hotel. With air-conditioned rooms at hotel and tea and coffee making facilities is included. Airport is only 22 km away.

HOWARD PLAZA HOTEL
Agra
4 Star

Howard Plaza is 4-star hotel. The Taj Mahal is 700 m away from hotel and 10 minute drive from hotel to Delhi Gate and Ramnagar.

GOLDEN TULIP
Jaipur
4 Star

This 4-star hotel offers modern, air-conditioned rooms. Well-known historic sites like City Palace, Nahargarh Fort and the Amer Fort are within 9 km

Accommodation
Delhi
MANTRA AMALTAS
4 Star
Accommodation
Agra
HOWARD PLAZA HOTEL
4 Star
Accommodation
Jaipur
GOLDEN TULIP
4 Star

Tour Reviews

At Travel Talk we do not only strive to provide excellent value for premium adventures but also to exceed expectations in every aspect of our trips, which is reflected in an enviable 98.2% customer satisfaction rate in 2019. Thanks to the invaluable feedback of our incredible travellers, we are continuously working to improve ourselves and the communities we touch, year after year.

5/5 1 reviews
  • Accomodation 5
  • Transportation 5
  • Value for Money 5
  • Guide 5
  • Overall 5

M. O’Callaghan

Very helpful tour guide who made the trip so enjoyable and safe. India was amazing.

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Why You’ll Love This Tour

  • Experience a diverse range of culture, history and landscapes on this 8-day adventure as you explore the ‘Golden Triangle’ – aka three heartland cities of India!
  • Stay in carefully selected 4 & 3-star hotels with breakfasts and airport transfers included. Plus, travel in the comfort of a private, air-conditioned coach with a local, experienced guide throughout your trip.
  • Kickstart your adventure in Delhi, following your local guide to some of Old Delhi’s magnificent sites including the Red Fort and stunning Jama Masjid Mosque. Then, hop onboard a traditional rickshaw as we ride through the chaotic city of New Delhi – where old and new blend to one epic atmosphere.
  • Visit Jaipur, a gateway to India’s most flamboyant state where you’ll experience a traditional Aarti ceremony at Birla temple and join your guide for a visit to Hawa Mahal Palace, Amber Fort and City Palace to visit the home of India’s former royal family.
  • No trip to India would be complete without seeing the world-famous Taj Mahal. Pay a visit to the UNESCO listed masterpiece while staying in Agra.
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