India is a true paradise for the tourists across the globe. The country is packed with plenty of tourist attractions and every traveler will get a lifetime good memories to cherish. When it comes to tourist attractions and places to visit in India, there is so much to see and do. Delhi to Kathmandu Adventure will give you some new experiences and offer a chance to explore some of the most beautiful tourist destinations. This fast-paced 15-day tour presents you a chance to sail through the Ganges, enjoy a jeep safari in Chitwan National Park and travel around the Himalayas of Nepal. Get ready and enjoy a few of the gorgeous places in India that you cannot miss out on.
Delhi, Pushkar, Jaipur, Agra, Varanasi, Gorakhpur, Lumbini, Chitwan, Pokhara, Kathmandu
Day 01: Delhi
Reach the destination at any time. You can opt to visit the India Gate and Connaught Place in the evening.
There will be a group meeting in the afternoon and then, you can have a short orientation walk in Delhi. Visit Connaught Place by metro. Choose to walk to India Gate.
Delhi to Kathmandu Adventure starts tonight. Brace yourself to explore. Be back in time to meet the group. You will have an introduction session. Then, your Representative will give a brief you the details of the tour.
Delhi Orientation Tour Delhi 2h-4h
Explore and enjoy the beauty of India's capital city through a visit to Connaught Place by metro and a walk to India Gate. India Gate is built to commemorate Indian soldiers who sacrificed their life in World War I.
Day 02: Delhi - Pushkar
Today, take an orientation walk. Enjoy an afternoon camel ride.
We will find a room for accommodation. Then, you can go for an orientation walk around Pushkar. Walk around the lake, Ghats, and Brahama temple which was built in the 14th century. The travelers can choose to visit the markets, or enjoy a camel ride in the afternoon.
Train Delhi - Pushkar 6h30m
Get on the train, find your seat, and enjoy the travel.
Pushkar Orientation Walk Pushkar 1h 3km
Enjoy a Representative-led walk. The travelers can travel around this desert city, including lovely lakes and Ghats.
Relax and have fun riding a camel. A ride on a camel will be thrilling experience and camels is known as the desert horse. If you have a camera with you, take some photos and it will stand as a lifetime memories.
Day 03: Pushkar - Jaipur
Today, visit Savitri Temple in the morning and watch beautiful sunrise in Pushkar. Then, we will move to Jaipur. Take pleasure in an orientation walk as well.
On day three, we will climb to the hilltop Savitri temple early in the morning with the aim of watching the sunrise.
Savitri Temple Climb Pushkar 1h-2h
We will visit Savitri Temple that honoring Savitri, the wife of the Hindu god, Brahma. Climbing this temple early in the morning will allow the visitors to observe a striking sunrise while drinking a cup of coffee.
Local bus Pushkar - Jaipur 3h
Enjoy travel by bus.
Orientation Walk Jaipur 1h-2h
Jaipur, also known as the Pink City, is the capital of Rajasthan. Explore the markets of the Pink City. Take a Representative-led orientation walk through one of the central heritage cities in India.
Visit the City Palace and see the sights of the courtyards, gardens, and buildings. The palace is a conspicuous amalgamation of Mughal and Rajasthani architecture. The travelers can see an exquisite museum inside palace and take a look at ancient carriages and the earlier maharaja's gold-embroidered wedding outfit exhibited in the museum.
Hawa Mahal (Palace of the Winds) Visit Jaipur 100INR per person
Visit the charming Hawa Mahal, also known as "Palace of the Winds". The visitors can experience the cool breeze that gets through the structure. The cool breeze keeps Hawa Mahal comfortable, even during the searing Jaipur summers. Go around the main complex, pretty gardens, and the lake.
Day 04: Jaipur
Visit the Amber Fort. Relax and enjoy some free time to travel around Jaipur.
In Jaipur, you can visit the Amber Fort along with your Representative. Visit the wonderful City Palace and the Hawa Mahal, or "Palace of the Winds".
Make use of your free time effectively as there are many things to do in Jaipur. Go to the near village of Sanganer and observe blue pottery, handmade paper and hand block printing. Travel around the Jantar Mantar, an observatory set up in the 1700's and know more about the history of the Mughals. Opt to taste a cocktail in any of the grandly renewed palaces.
Free Time Jaipur Afternoon
Repose and enjoy some free time.
Amber Fort Guided Tour Amber Fort. Explore outstanding Amber Fort that is renowned for its unique blend of Hindu and Muslim architecture and observe an artificial lake close to the fort.
Sanganer Village Visit Jaipur
Visit charismatic Sanganer village. The village is famous for its amazing blue pottery, handmade paper, and hand block printing.
Tourists can visit the Jantar Mantar observatory and know how people observed the stars and planets in ancient India. See the astronomical instruments displayed there and some of them date back to 1727.
Raj Mandir Cinema and Movie Jaipur 350INR per person
Choose to visit the fantastic Raj Mandir Cinema and exploit the opportunity to watch a Bollywood film.
Day 05: Jaipur - Agra
Take a trip to the ever remarkable Taj Mahal which is one of the wonders in the world.
Catch a train to travel to the Muslim city of Agra in the morning and it's a site of world famous landmark, the Taj Mahal. This proud landmark of India is an icon of Mughal architecture.
Train Jaipur - Agra 5h
Board on the train, take your seat, and enjoy the journey.
Taj Mahal Guided Tour Tāj Mahal 1h-3h
Take a visit to one of the Seven Wonders of the World, Taj Mahal. It's India's most famous landmark and a gift to the rest of world. Built by the emperor Shah Jahan, it's a symbol of Mughal architecture and is a proof of his love to his wife, Mumtaz Mahal. Taj Mahal is an astonishing white marble structure and it attracts visitors from all over the world every year.
Day 06: Agra - Varanasi
Visit Agra Fort and Baby Taj. Catch an overnight train to Varanasi.
Choose to ride a cycle rickshaw during your free time. Visit the Baby Taj and Agra Fort.
Free Time Agra Full Day
Enjoy some free time.
Overnight Train (beds) Agra - Varanasi 13h
Put your feet up and get some rest on the journey to the next stop.
Agra Fort Visit Agra
Travelers can opt to visit the extraordinary Mughal fort which is made of red sandstone and white marble.
Baby Taj Visit Agra
Baby Taj is a mausoleum and it appears to be a jewel box. It was built prior to the Taj Mahal by Queen Nur Jahan for her father. By visiting the tomb of I'timād-ud-Daulah, the visitors can know more about the elaborate details of the structure. Baby Taj is considered to be the first Mughal building built with white marble and where costly stones studded into marble was first used.
Day 07: Varanasi
Today, enjoy an orientation walk along Ghats and Varanasi. Varanasi is one of the oldest cities in India. Visit some of the many temples seen here. Take a boat cruise through the Ganges at sunrise or sunset.
Enjoy an orientation walk through the city. Sail through the sacred Ganges River. Take an evening boat ride and observe a candle flower ceremony.
Orientation Walk Varanasi 1h-2h
Varanasi is a holy city in India and a walk through the holy city can fill your hearts with spiritual energy. The city is full of temples, holy places and Hindus from all over India and other countries. Watching the views of the sacred River Ganges can make you blissful.
Free Time Varanasi Full Day.
Enjoy free time to explore.
Evening Ganges Boat Tour Varanasi 2000INR per group
Get pleasure from a boat ride on the sacred Ganges River. You will be able to see pilgrims who bathe in the River Ganges' holy waters and carry out funeral rites. Hindu pilgrims from all over the world used to come to the Ganges River with the intention of brush away their sins and cremate their dear ones. Take part in a candle and flower rite.
Day 08: Varanasi - Lumbini
Reach the destination in time and visit Buddha's birthplace.
On the 9th day of our adventure, we will leave India and move to Nepal. There is a need to take long travel to reach Nepal. The estimated time of travel to get to the city of Lumbini is 12 hrs.
You will get a Nepalese visa at the border. You should have no less than one passport size photo and $25 USD. Remember that Nepal is 15 minutes ahead of India and therefore, set your watch accordingly.
Train Varanasi - Gorakhpur 7h
Get on the train, take your seat, and enjoy the journey.
Border Crossing (Nepal) Sunauli - Bhairahawa 30m
Make sure that you have your passports and other valid documents to cross the border.
Private Vehicle Bhairahawa - Lumbini 5h
Relax and continue your journey at the comfort of a private vehicle by watching the scenery.
Day 09: Lumbini - Chitwan National Park
Enjoy an orientation walk of Chitwan town. Choose to make a bike ride. Have an overnight Homestay with the native Tharu community.
Private Vehicle Lumbini - Chitwan National Park4h-5h
Repose and love your journey at the comfort of a private vehicle by observing the scenery.
Orientation Walk Chitwan National Park 1h-2h
The visitors can go for an orientation walk through Royal Chitwan National Park (RCNP) and it is one of the main tourist attractions in Nepal. It is the oldest national park in Nepal. The park was established in 1973 and it was labeled as a World Heritage Site in 1984. The park is packed with a range of plants and animals. You can view birds, crocodiles, rhinos, sloth bears, monkeys and a tiger if you are fortunate.
Tharu Community Experience Royal Chitwan National Park
Visitors can get to know more about the Tharu community. They are a local community from the Teral belt of Nepal and they live in eco-friendly homes. It's a good chance for the tourists to experience their unique culture via observing their dances, songs, and having a tasty traditional meal.
Cycling Royal Chitwan National Park
A guided bike ride will allow the visitors to see the sights of the village and its environs. Spend some quality time for observing sunset on the banks of the Narayani River plus having a cup of tea.
Day 10: Chitwan National Park
Enjoy a free day. Travel around the nearby village and rice paddies. Spend another night with the Tharu community. Take a jeep safari through Chitwan National Park.
Tharu Community Experience Royal Chitwan National Park
Visitors will be introduced to the Tharu community. They are a local community of Nepal and they reside in eco-friendly homes. The travelers can become acquainted with their unique culture by observing their dances, songs, and having an appetizing traditional meal.
Free Time Chitwan National Park Full Day
Get out and explore.
Chitwan 4x4 Safari Royal Chitwan National Park 3500NPR per person18000NPR per group
Explore the flora and fauna of Royal Chitwan National Park at the comfort of a 4x4 vehicle. Being Nepal's first National Park, Royal Chitwan National Park is a very popular tourist destination in Nepal. You can observe many animals living in the park, including birds, monkeys, crocodiles, tiger and rhinos.
Day 11 : Chitwan National Park - Pokhara
Explore the town through an orientation walk. Go for paragliding. Enjoy Himalayan sunrise from Mt Sarangkot.
Travel from the plains to the mountains by bus.
Enjoy the impressive view of the Annapurna range. Travel to Sarangkot (1592m) so as to witness an amazing sunrise of the nearby mountains. Walking back through farms and forest to Pokhara can be a thrilling experience. Opt for Paragliding and make your adventure trip really meaningful.
Local bus Chitwan National Park - Pokhara 5h
Board on the bus, take a seat, and enjoy the travel.
Orientation Walk 30m - 1h
Have a short walk with your Representative. Your Representative can aid you to find out supermarkets, main squares, and ATMs. If you would like to get more specific or thorough information, we suggest for an official guided tour.
Sarangkot Sunrise Walk Sarangkot - Pokhara 30INR per person 600INR per group
Enjoy magnificent sunrise view of the nearby the Annapurna Himalayas. Take a 2.5 hour walk back down through farms and lush forests.
Paragliding Pokhara 8500INR per person
Paragliding allows the tourists to take a look at the attractive city of Pokhara from the sky and also watch snow-covered Annapurna mountain range.
Day 12 : Pokhara
Visit the Sisterhood of Survivors Project. Travel around Pokhara during free time in the afternoon.
Sisterhood of Survivors Project Pokhara 1h-2h
The Sisterhood of Survivors Project is a waged people organization that prepares survivors of human-trafficking to turn into trained paralegals. The travelers can visit this G Adventures-supported grassroots organization and understand how they are assisting to support reformed survivors of human-trafficking. The organization focuses on giving proper training to women coming out of trafficking to be proficient paralegals. The trained women will be helping other women who are coming out of abuse. G Adventures offers a hospitality program for these women to get back into a dignified work environment. Women seen here will teach the travelers how to make momos (traditional dumplings) and a Nepali lunch. Enjoy lunch with them. The program is totally directed by survivors of human trafficking.
Free Time Pokhara Half Day
Enjoy some free time.
Day 13 : Pokhara - Kathmandu
Opt for an orientation walk. Take a scenic Everest flight.
We are about to enjoy the final day of our adventure. Today, you can explore Nepal's capital city Kathmandu.
Take a short orientation walk of the city once you arrive in Kathmandu. The travelers can see well-known Durbar Square, the King's Palace, the burning Ghats at Pashupatinath, and Boudhanath Stupa. Kathmandu is a gorgeous city alive with plenty of attractions at every turn. So, travel around the city and taste everything that the city presents before you.
Get aboard, take a seat, and take pleasure in the journey.
Orientation Walk 30m - 1h
Take a short walk with your Representative. Your Representative can assist you to find out supermarkets, main squares, and ATMs. If you feel like to get more specific or thorough information, we suggest for an official guided tour.
Everest Flight Mount Everest 250 USD per person
Do you wish to take a close look at tremendous Mt. Everest? If you wish, then, book your ticket for one-hour plane tour. Explore the highest mountain in the world without climbing it via one-hour plane tour and it will stay etched in your mind forever.
Day 14 : Kathmandu
You can choose to depart at any time.
Don't you feel to leave? Your Representative can assist you with your travel arrangements. He will also aid you to extend your adventure further.
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