DELHI – JAIPUR 0730 : Welcome and Check in at Delhi Safdurjung Railway Station 0800 : Breakfast onboard 0830 : Maharajas’ Express proceeds to Jaipur 1300 : Lunch onboard 1430 : Arrive into Jaipur 1500 : Proceed to visit City Palace Galleries followed by dinner at Rambagh Palace Hotel 2030 : Return to the comforts of Maharajas’ Express. Overnight on train at Jaipur
JAIPUR 0700 : Breakfast onboard 0800 : Visit the Amber Fort 1230 : Return to the Maharajas' Express for lunch onboard. After lunch you may choose the Optional Activities - Spa at a hotel or a visit to City Palace and Observatory (Jantar Mantar) or a Local City Tour 1930 : Dinner onboard 2300 : Maharajas' Express leaves for Sawai Madhopur (Ranthambore)
RANTHAMBORE – FATEHPUR SIKRI 0600 : Proceed for an exciting Game Drive at Ranthambore National Park 0930 : Return to the comforts of Maharajas' Express 0945 : Breakfast onboard 1015 : Maharajas' Express proceeds for Fatehpur Sikri 1330 : Lunch onboard 1430 : Arrive into Fatehpur Sikri 1530 : Visit the deserted Mughal City of Fatehpur Sikri 1800 : Return to the comforts of Maharajas' Express 2000 : Dinner onboard. Overnight on train at Fatehpur Sikri
AGRA 0630 : Arrive into Agra and proceed to visit the Taj Mahal 0930 : Champagne Breakfast at Taj Khema 1100 : Return to the comforts of Maharajas’ Express 1300 : Lunch onboard. After lunch you may choose Optional Activities such as Spa at a Hotel or Visit to Itmad-ud-daula or Agra Fort or a Local City Tour or Mohabbat the Taj Show 1730 : Dinner onboard
ORCHHA – KHAJURAHO 0630 : Breakfast onboard 0730 : Deboard at Jhansi to reach Orchha by Road. Visit Orchha Fort and Village Tour by Tuk Tuks 1000 : Return to the comforts of Maharajas’ Express and Maharajas Express proceeds to Khajuraho 1200 : Lunch onboard 1530 : Arrive into Khajuraho and proceed to visit the Western Group of Temples 1800 : Return to the comforts of Maharajas’ Express You may choose Optional Activities – Spa facility at a hotel or Light and Sound Show or Dances of India Show 2000 : Dinner Onboard 2310 : Maharajas’ Express proceeds to Varanasi
VARANASI 0800 : Breakfast onboard 1200 : Arrive into Varanasi. Proceed for Lunch at Taj Ganges 1430 : Visit Sarnath ruins followed by visit to silk weaving centre 1630 : Proceed for Boat ride on the Ganges to witness Evening Aarti 1730 : Enjoy an exclusive vegetarian Dinner with Kathak Dance at Brij Rama Palace at Ghats 2100 : Returns to the comforts of the Maharajas’ Express 2115 : Maharajas’ Express proceeds to Lucknow
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On arrival at the Agra, check in to your hotel. Explore the famous Taj Mahal followed by a visit to the Agra Fort (Private). Later, visit the famous Taj Mahal, Agra Fort.
Today, after a breakfast, proceed to Gwalior. On arrival, check in to your hotel. Visit the Gwalior Fort (Private). Later, proceed to visit the Gwalior Fort.
Today, after breakfast, transfer from hotel in Gwalior to hotel in Orchha, en route enjoy a sightseeing tour of Gwalior and Orchha (Private).
This morning, proceed to Khajuraho, On arrival, check in to your hotel. Enjoy a temple tour of Khajuraho (Private). Later, proceed to visit the Kandariya Mahadeva Temple, Parshvanatha Temple, the Ghantai Temple, Adinatha Temple, Chaturbhuj Temple and the Dulhadev Temple.
Today, after a leisurely breakfast, proceed to Panna National Park (Private).
Today, bid farewell to your 'Classical Madhya Pradesh' tour as you are transferred to the airport in Khajuraho or railway station in Jhansi for your onward journey.
Arrival in Agra from New Delhi via Private AC Sedan - AC. Visit Taj Mahal. Check-in to Hotel in Agra.
Breakfast at Hotel in Agra. Checkout from Hotel in Agra. Private AC Sedan - AC for transfer from Agra to Gwalior. Visit Fatehpur Sikri, Gwalior fort, Vishnu temple. Check-in to Hotel in Gwalior.
Breakfast at Hotel in Gwalior. Checkout from Hotel in Gwalior. Private AC Sedan - AC for transfer from Gwalior to Orchha. Visit Ram Raja Temple, Chaturbhuj Temple. Check-in to Hotel in Orchha.
Breakfast at Hotel in Orchha. Checkout from Hotel in Orchha. Private AC Sedan - AC for transfer from Orchha to Khajuraho. Check-in to Hotel in Khajuraho.
Breakfast at Hotel in Khajuraho. Visit Western group of temples.
Breakfast at Hotel in Khajuraho. Checkout from Hotel in Khajuraho. Transfer to airport via private AC Sedan - AC. Departure from Khajuraho via flight.
Welcome to India’s capital city! Upon arrival you are welcomed with a traditional Indian greeting before being escorted to your hotel.
Embark on a guided tour of Old and New Delhi. The morning begins with the historic Red Fort(Drive-By), Raj Ghat and the mile-long ChandniChowk bazaar of Old Delhi. The afternoon is dedicated to New Delhi and the Humayun’s Tomb, Qutab Minar, Birla Temple, and a drive along Rajpath.
Drive to Agra, arrive and check in at the hotel. In Agra, visit the Agra Fort and watch the sunset over the spectacular Taj Mahal.
Drive to Jaipur, en route visiting the abandoned city of Fatehpur Sikri.
Visit the mountain fortress of Amber where you have a choice of ascending the fort, riding royally atop elegantly draped and painted elephants or by jeep. Amber is a superb example of Rajput architecture with its complex of palaces, temples and ornate apartments. Later, visit Hawa Mahal, City Palace and the ancient observatory of Jaipur City.
Bid farewell to India before being transferred to Delhi International airport for your onward flight home.