• delhi
  • agra
  • Jaipur
  • udaipur
  • gao
  • mumbai
  • Highlights of India and Goa

Duration of Highlights of India & Goa tour - 13 nights/14 days

Destinations included Delhi - Agra - Jaipur - Udaipur - Goa - Mumbai

An impeccable 2 week holiday for those who want to discover the highlights of India, and also spend some time on the white sandy beaches in Goa. This cultural and beach holiday in India includes the metropolitan cities of Delhi and Mumbai, Agra, the city of the Taj Mahal, the pink city of Jaipur, the lake city of Udaipur, and of course time to the white sandy beaches in Goa. This is a 5 star Indian holiday, a perfect tour for honeymoon as well.

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Day 01

In Delhi

Your India and Goa tour begins with your arrival into Delhi International airport, where you will be received by a Trans India Holidays representative on arrival and will be transferred to the Lalit hotel in New Delhi. The Lalit hotel is a contemporary Deluxe hotel situated right in the city center, just a few steps away from the shops and restaurants of Connaught Place. Delhi, the country's a lively city, with an ideal combination of the ancient and the contemporary era. The city has two visible parts, Old Delhi which offers a beautiful panoramic view of the forts, tombs and the ancient ruins whereas the New Delhi offers high-rise buildings and stately homes on wide, tree-lined avenues.
Overnight stay in Delhi.

Day 2

In Delhi

A full day sightseeing of the Old and the New Delhi starting from the largest Friday Mosque- Jama Masjid, the famous silver street of Chandni Chowk, the mighty Red Fort, the cremation site of Mahatma Gandhi-Raj Ghat, the famous Hindu temple-Birla Mandir, the India Gate & Rajpath, then to the President’s House-Rashtrapati Bhawan, then to the well known 73 m high victory tower- Qutub Minar and finally to the beautifully lotus shaped temple-Bahai temple.
Overnight stay in Delhi. (We are happy to recommend restaurants).

Day 3

Drive Delhi to Agra (220 kms/04 hrs)

After visiting the lively city, Delhi, drive to Agra the city of the Taj Mahal, the next stop on your Golden triangle tour. Taj Mahal a great monument constructed by Emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his wife Mumtaz Mahal. On your arrival, check in to the ITC Mughal hotel. The ITC Mughal hotel is a Deluxe hotel, situated just few minutes away from the Taj Mahal, and the other tourist attractions of Agra.
Later in the afternoon, visit the Taj Mahal, a beautiful monument constructed by Emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his beloved wife Mumtaz Mahal, also visit the Agra Fort, the walled city constructed by the Famous Mughal Emperors.
Overnight stay in Agra.

Day 4

Drive Agra to Jaipur (250 kms/05 hrs)

After visiting the city of the Taj Mahal, start you drive to Jaipur, the pink city the next stop on your India and Goa tour enroute stopping at Fatehpur Sikri, the ancient capital. After visiting Fatehpur Sikri continue your drive to the city that arrays a pink carpet to all its visitors. Jaipur was painted pink to welcome Prince Albert in the year 1853.
On your arrival, check into the hotel for a 2 night stay and enjoy the remaining day at leisure and explore the well planned city and its colorful markets on your own.
On arrival, check in to the ITC Rajputana Sheraton for a 2 night stay
Overnight stay in Jaipur.

Day 5

In Jaipur

After the breakfast start the full day sightseeing of Jaipur that includes the beautiful Amber Fort, 11kms from the city. Amber was once the ancient capital of Jaipur. The Fort is an excellent illustration of Rajput architecture, impressively situated on a hillside facing a lake, which reflects its walkways and walls. Returning to Jaipur, visit the palaces, museums and the halls of the City Palace (still a royal residence) and the Hawa Mahal, the Palace of the Winds. Finally wind up your sightseeing by visiting the Observatory, Jantar Mantar. It was built by Maharaja Jai Singh in 1728. Jantar Mantar appears to be an inquisitive collection of sculptures but in fact each construction has a detailed purpose such as measuring the positions of stars, altitudes and azimuths, and calculating eclipses.
Overnight in Jaipur.

Day 6

Drive Jaipur to Udaipur (400 kms/6½ hrs)

After visiting the Capital city of Rajasthan, start your drive to Udaipur. Udaipur literally means “the city of Sunrise”, and was established by a Rajput King, Maharana Uday Singh, in 1567. This city is now also known as the “city of Lakes” and also the “Venice of the East” .Udaipur is a moony lake city with its marble whims, attractive hibiscus-covered gardens and elegant fountain porches, which symbolize the glory of Rajput era. On arrival check in at the Leela. Constructed on the banks of the Lake Pichola, with all the rooms having magnificent views of the Lake Pichola, the City Palace or the Lake Palace.
Overnight stay in Udaipur.

Day 7

In Udaipur

A half day's sightseeing tour of the Venice of the East, Udaipur. The guided sightseeing tour starts from the magnificent City Palace - towering over the lake, this is the largest palace complex in Rajasthan. The Jagdish Temple that treasures a black stone image of Lord Vishnu as Jagannath, after that visit the beautiful Saheliyon ki bari a small ornamental garden with fountains, stone elephants and a enchanting lotus pool.
An enchanting way to end your day in Udaipur is by taking a beautiful boat ride in the evening when the City palace in the background unites with the sparkling lake water.
Overnight stay in Udaipur

Day 8

Fly Udaipur to Goa via Mumbai

This morning you will be transferred to Udaipur Airport in time for your flight to Goa via Mumbai. Goa, India's favorite beach holiday destination, and one of the most relaxed places in the world, offers a colorful mix of Portuguese and Indian flavors.
On your arrival you will be met by our representative and will be transferred to The Leela hotel. The Leela hotel is undeniably Goa's finest beach resort, the Leela is located right on Cavelossim Beach in South Goa, bordering the Arabian sea on one side and the river Sal on the other. The Leela has world class amenities, swimming pool, a 12 hole executive Golf course, a state of the art Spa, and several restaurants and bars.
Overnight stay in Goa.

Day 9

In Goa

The fact that makes a beach holiday really special is that you can be the way you are. Those who are seeking to explore Goa to the fullest, there are a plenty of opportunities that you can avail in this tour. Start your day with some sightseeing of the World Heritage Churches and the convents of Old Goa, or you could just spend some time exploring the neighboring villages, or visit the Dudhsagar falls. Later, you could spend some time on the beach, or maybe enjoying some of the mouthwatering Goan cuisines and other sea foods.
Overnight stay in Goa.

Day 10

In Goa

Have a relaxed day or enjoy the facilities of the resort or you could also enjoy the famous Goan cuisines and other sea food
Overnight stay in Goa.

Day 11

In Goa

Another day at leisure to relax and be the way you are
Overnight stay in Goa.

Day 12

Fly Goa - Mumbai

This morning after the relaxing stay in Goa, you would be transferred to Goa Airport for your flight to Mumbai – On your arrival you will be met by our representative and will be transferred to the Taj Mahal Palace and Towers hotel. The Taj Mahal hotel is being credited as India’s first 5 star hotel, overlooking the Gateway of India and the Arabian sea. Mumbai, earlier called as Bombay, is the commercial capital of India. It is also known as the "city that never sleeps". Mumbai is a perfect blend of culture, customs and lifestyle. Mumbai is India’s most cosmopolitan city, it’s financial powerhouse and the nerve centre of India’s fashion industry and also the Hollywood of India, fondly called “Bollywood”. Mumbai is dotted with plenty of architectural landmarks from the Victorian era and the days of the Raj
Overnight stay in Mumbai.

Day 13

In Mumbai

A half day's sightseeing tour of Mumbai includes visits to the Prince of Wales museum- the main museum in Mumbai. The museum is constructed in the Indo-Saracenic style of architecture. The museum building is fenced by a garden of palm trees and formal flower beds, followed by a visit to the Gateway of India- a conventional arch constructed in 1927, to honor the visit of King George V and Queen Mary. Gateway of India is situated in the southernmost peninsula of the city, continue your sightseeing to the Marine Drive, one of the landmark thoroughfares of South Mumbai , it is also known as the Queen’s Necklace because of the shimmering lights that dot this road, that are visible from long distances, finally visit the Hanging garden.
in Mumbai. (We are happy to recommend restaurants for dinner tonight).

Day 14

Depart Mumbai

Have a relaxed morning and after the regular check out you will be met by our representative and will be escorted to the Mumbai airport for the onwards flight

Category of Hotels Valid from 16th Apr'2017 till 30th Sep'2017 Valid from 01st Oct' 2017 till 15th Apr' 2018
Gold GBP 1546 per person
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GBP 2598 per person
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CITIES GOLD
Delhi The Lalit
Agra ITC Mughal
Jaipur ITC Rajputana
Udaipur The Leela
Goa The Leela
Mumbai Taj Mahal Palace

* Small supplements may apply for travel between 25th October and 08th November'2017, 20th December'2017 and 05th January'2018 and during the month of February' 2018.

Inclusions:-

  • Accommodation on twin sharing bed and breakfast basis (except on board houseboat where all meals are included) at the hotels of your choice.
  • All arrival-departure transfers and land transportation using an aircon car exactly as per the itinerary.
  • Sightseeing tours along with a local English Speaking Guide and including entrance fee to monuments exactly as mentioned above in the Itinerary.

Note:- it is certainly possible to add in a few more days to your Goa holiday package. In addition to the Leela Resort, on which this holiday is based, we also offer short and long stay packages for a number of other beach resorts in Goa.

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