India: From $890 Per Person for a 9-Night Classic Tour with Breakfast, Transfers and Sightseeing

India: 9-Night Classic Tour

The Experience

Take a 10-day tour to unravel some of the mysteries of India. Travellers will start their journey in Delhi, the capital of India - a bustling metropolis which seamlessly blends history with features of a modern city. After two days in Delhi, the tour will follow to Jaipur, also known as the Pink City after its distinct colour of walls and buildings. The next destination is Agra, where tourist will have the chance to visit the Taj Mahal and other architectural marvels. Holidaymakers will also visit Khajuraho boasting the UNESCO-listed carved monuments and temples, and Varanasi, the holy pilgrimage centre set on the west bank of the Ganges.

The Itinerary

Day 1:

  • Arrival in Delhi
  • Meet the agency’s representative and get transferred to the hotel
  • Overnight stay in Delhi

Day 2:

  • Unravel the mysteries of the North, South and Old Delhi - visit the Red Fort, Jama Masjid, the largest mosque in India, and the memorial of Gandhi
  • Take a rickshaw ride passing by the silver street in Chandani Chowk
  • Proceed on a New Delhi sightseeing tour to see Rashtrapati Bhawan, the India Gate and the Laxmi Narayan Temple

Day 3:

  • After breakfast, take a scenic ride to Jaipur
  • In the afternoon, enjoy some local experiences such as Indian cuisine cooking class, turban or saree tying, and astrologist or palmist services
  • Overnight stay in Jaipur

Day 4:

  • Take a jeep ride to and from the hill to visit the Amber Fort, the former capital of the royal Rajputs
  • Make the most of the leisure time in the afternoon to visit the famous markets of textiles, gems, carpets, and handicrafts - ideal for buying souvenirs
  • Overnight stay in Jaipur

Day 5:

  • After breakfast, take a ride to Agra, known for the iconic Taj Mahal, marble and soapstone works, carpets, and leather shoes; the nearby Fatehpur Sikri was built by Emperor Akbar in 1569 and then abandoned after 15 years due to the scarcity of water
  • After some relaxation, enjoy a visit to the Taj Mahal, a mausoleum built by Shah Jahan for his empress Mumtaz Mahal, and head to Agra Fort which houses the Pearl Mosque and numerous palaces including the Jahangir Mahal, Diwan-i- Khas, Diwan-i- Am, Macchhi Bhawan, Nagina Masjid, Meena Bazar, Moti Masjid, Sheesh Mahal, and Musamman Burj
  • Overnight stay in Agra

Day 6:

  • Transfer to a train station for a ride to Jhansi
  • On arrival, transfer to Khajuraho with an en route visit to Orcha, home to Jehangir Mahal, Chaturbhuj Temple, Laxminarayan temple, and Chhatris 
  • Check-in to a hotel in Khajuraho famous for its stone-carved temples and dance festival

Day 7:

  • In the morning, explore the UNESCO-listed Khajuraho Group of Monuments boasting intricate carvings and 14 temples
  • Then, head to the Khajuraho train station to board an overnight train to Varanasi

Day 8:

  • After arrival in Varanasi, a very important pilgrimage centre, transfer to a hotel
  • Discover Saranath, the holy shrine of the Buddhist, and head to the Stupa and Archaeological Museum

Day 9:

  • After breakfast, explore Varanasi which is considered to be one of the oldest living cities in the world and take a boat ride on the holy Ganges

Day 10:

  • Early in the morning, take a boat ride on Ghats of Varanasi to watch thousands of worshippers
  • Later on, take a transfer to the airport in Varanasi * Supplement for a flight from Varanasi to Delhi – $85 per person on Economy Class

The Hotels

Three-star package:

  • Delhi - Crest Inn 
  • Jaipur - Surya Villa 
  • Agra - Taj Villa 
  • Khajuraho - Ishabel Palace
  • Varanasi - Palace on Ganges 

Four-star package:

  • Delhi - Justa Pancheel
  • Jaipur - Lemon Tree Premier
  • Agra - Crystal Sarover Premier
  • Khajuraho - Clarks Khajuraho
  • Varanasi - The Amaya


Explore the wonders of India with this 10-day classic tour including visits to Delhi, Jaipur, Agra, Khajuraho and Varanasi

What You Get

Choose from Four Options

  • $890 per person, twin share for a three-star package (up to $2,225 value)
  • $1,165 per person, twin share for a four- -star package (up to $2,915 value)

    • Price is per person, based on twin share (two people travelling together)
    • Single supplements (one person travelling alone): three-star package - $340, four- and five-star package - $590; payable at time of booking
    • Read more about purchase options and common Travel Terms here

Included in all options:
  • Eight-night accommodation as per the itinerary plus one night on a train
  • Assistance on arrival and departure
  • Breakfast in the hotels
  • Transfers in air-conditioned vehicles
  • Train tickets in air-conditioned Chair Car for Agra to Jhansi and 3 tier air-conditioned sleeper coach from Khajuraho to Varanasi * Services of English speaking local guide during the tours of Delhi, Jaipur, Agra, Orchha, Khajuraho And Varanasi
  • Rickshaw ride
  • Horse carriage ride
  • Jeep ride
  • Indian cuisine class with lunch
  • Turban tying 
  • Astrologist/palmist activities
  • Evening Aarti
  • Boat ride 
  • Local markets shopping tours
  • Taxes
  • Airfares
  • Meals not specified in the itinerary
  • Entrance and camera fees
  • Medical insurance
  • Any expenses arising from unforeseen circumstances
  • Personal expenses

The Fine Print

Fixed travel period: 1 Oct-31 March 2019

• Deal is valid for 1 person based on 2 people travelling together (twin share)

• Purchase multiple vouchers

• Vouchers cannot be combined to extend stay

• Based on two people sharing, following single supplement applies

- 3-star package:

1 Oct-31 March 2019 - $340

- 4-star package:

1 Oct-31 March 2019 - $590

• Supplement for flight from Varanasi to Delhi – AUD 85 (approx. NZ$94) per person on Economy Class

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Travel insurance not included; customers are advised to purchase appropriate cover after booking

• Read more about purchase options and common Travel Terms here

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How to Redeem

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• Present printed voucher on arrival

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