Day 01 / Arrival Delhi
Arrive Delhi, meet assist at the airport & transfer to hotel. Night stay in Delhi.
Day 02 / Delhi
After a leisurely breakfast sightseeing tour of New Delhi where ornate buildings recall the days when India was the Jewel in the crown of the British empire. Visit the 11th century Qutab Minar, India Gate and the grand government buildings, the President’s House, Red fort, Mahatama Gandhi Memorial, Also visit Laxmi Narayan temple popularly known as Birla Temple. Night stay in Delhi.
Day 03 / Delhi - Agra ( By train Dep 0600 Hrs Arr 0810 Hrs )
Early morning pick up from hotel & transfer to railway station to board the superfast air-conditioned train to Agra. Breakfast in the train. Arrive Agra in approx. 02 hours & transfer to hotel. Later visit the Agra fort - the rusty and majestic red-sandstone fort of Agra stands on the banks of the river Yamuna and the construction was started by Emperor Akbar in 1566. At the Diwan-I-Am (hall of public audience), a colonnaded hall of red-sandstone with a throne alcoveof inlaid marble at the back, the Emperor heard public petitions. At the Diwan-I-Khas (hall of private audience) where marble pavilions with floral inlays lend an ethereal ambience, the Emperor sat on his gem-studded Peacock Throne and met foreign ambassadors and rulers of friendly kingdoms. Evening at sunset visit the magnificent Taj Mahal - one of the seven wonders of the world surely the most extravagant - expression of love ever created. 20,000 men laboured for over 17 years to build this memorial to Shah Jahan's beloved wife. Night stay in Agra.
Day 04 / Agra - Jaipur ( By road )
Early morning a second visit to Taj Mahal at sunrise , Later drive to Jaipur-the fabled “pink city” of the desert named after Jai Singh, the former Maharaja of Jaipur. This is the only city in the world symbolizing the nine divisions of the universe through the nine rectangular sectors subdividing it. The palaces and forts of the yesteryears, which were witnesses to the royal processions and splendours are now living monuments enroute visiting Fatehpur Sikri-a perfectly preserved red sandstone “ghost town" which was the estranged capital of mughal emperor Akbar, built in 1569 and deserted when its water supply failed. Arrive Jaipur in late evening & transfer to hotel. Night stay in Jaipur.
Day 05 / Jaipur - Delhi ( By train Dep 1745 Hrs Arr 2230 Hrs )
After breakfast checkout from hotel & visit the majestic Amber Fort, is one that cannot be easily described. Ride up on Elephants to the former capital of the royals set against the backdrop of the wooded hills. Later visit the City Palace, Palace of Winds also known as Hawa Mahal, this elaborate building, now little more than a façade, is encrusted with delicate screen sand carved balconies from which the royal ladies, confined to their quarters, could sneak views of the outside world. Past, present and future merge at Jai Singh's observatory, where time has been accurately measured since the 17th century. Evening transfer to railway station to board the air conditioned train to Delhi, Dinner in the train. Arrive Delhi & transfer to hotel. Night stay in Delhi.
Day 06 / Departure
Transfer in time to airport to board the flight for Bnagkok.
Day 07 / Bangkok
Arrive Bangkok, meet assist at the airport & transfer to hotel. Spend the rest of the day at leisure.
Day 08 / Bangkok
Morning after breakfast proceed for city and orientation tour of historic and modern Bangkok, or the City of Angels as Bangkok is known to the Thai people. Later visit the Reclining Buddha Temple (also known as Wat Pho), the oldest of the city temples situated opposite the Grand Palace. The temple is renowned as Thailand s oldest university and there are instructive murals illustrating the finer points of Thai massage which is still taught and practised here. The highlight is the 46 metre long and 15 metre high statue of a reclining Buddha. Also included is a visit to the Golden Buddha Temple (also known as Wat Traimit), located close to Hua Lum Pong, Bangkok s central railway station. The temple houses a 5.5 tonne solid gold Buddha, which was discovered when it s plaster casing broke whilst being transported to its new home. Also visit the Gems Factory. Gemstones are mined in Thailand and nearby Myanmar. At the Gems factory you will see their team of experienced artists cut, polish, and set each precious stone to create a perfect and exquisite unique piece of jewellery. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 09 / Pattaya
After breakfast, drive to Pattaya, 147 kms from Bangkok. Day is free for relaxation or you can take an optional Alcazar / Tiff any Show, the famous cultural dance performance. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 10 / Pattaya
Breakfast at the hotel. Visit the scenic Koh Larn - Coral Island. Major attractions viewing coral reefs from glass-bottomed boats, snorkeling, scuba diving, windsurfing, skiing and para-sailing (water sports are optional and can avail locally). Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 11 / Departure
After your breakfast, day is at your disposal to you will be transferred to Bangkok airport for your flight back home.