0 Trip(s) in shortlist

North India and Nepal Tour

India holiday package with highlights of North India and Glimpse of Nepal

14

Days

CULTURE

North India and Nepal Tour Trip Map, Route Map
Trip highlights

Maharajas forts & palaces, Temples, monasteries, mosques, local market, Elephant ride experience, Bird watching, Mountain viewing, Cultural performance, local cuisines and some optional hikes.

Northern India is a pastiche of myriad cultures and architectural styles evolved from Hindu and Mogul origins. This India Nepal tours begin in Delhi with excursions to significant monuments representing its ancient and modern history. Continuing on this India tour packages to Rajasthan, we visit Jaipur, the rose-pink capital of the region. Travel overland to Agra visiting magnificent Ghost City of Fathepursikri and world famous bird sanctuary en-route. View sunset or sunrise at Taj Mahal in Agra. Explore the magnificent Hindu temples of Khajuraho and the tiered bathing Ghats of Varanasi before flying to Himalayan country of Nepal.

Spend three days in Nepal viewing peaks from its hill resort at Nagarkot. While in Nepal, tour the ancient cities, palaces, including Buddhist and Hindu temples. A flight back to Delhi from Kathmandu completes our Nepal India tour with an introduction to this rich and endlessly intriguing region.

Outline Itinerary 

Day 1: Arrive in Delhi
Upon arrival in Delhi, meet and transfer to a hotel. Take a rest to recover from jet lag. Overnight in Hotel City Park.

Day 2: Delhi Tour (B/L)
Sightseeing tour of Old Delhi attractions: Red Fort, Jama Mosque, Chadani Chowk Market and Raj Ghat. Lunch at a restaurant followed by a visit to Humayun’s Tomb, Qutub Minar and other sites around the city. Drive through Rajpath Avenue viewing India Gate, President’s House, Parliament and other historical sites. Overnight in Hotel City Park or similar.

Day 3: Delhi – Jaipur (B)
Travel overland to Jaipur. Visit Amer Fort just before arriving Jaipur. Free evening to stroll around. Overnight in Jaipur, Trident Hilton Jaipur.

Day 4: In Jaipur (Pink City) (B)
Sightseeing tour covering the highlights of Jaipur (Pink city) that includes: Hawa Mahal or the Palace of Winds, City Palace museum, the Jantar Mantar Observatory and walk through the Johari Market. Overnight in Trident Hilton, Jaipur.

Day 5: To Agra via Baratpur and Fatehpur Sikri (B)
En-route to Agra, we stop to visit World Heritage Bharatpur Bird Sanctuary and Fatehpuri Sikri. Overnight in Agra, Trident Hilton Agra.

Day 6: Agra – Taj Mahal  & more (B)
Visit the world famous monument Taj Mahal and Agra Red Fort. In the afternoon visit Itmad-ud-Daulah tomb. As time permit, visit the marble artwork and other displays at the local markets. Overnight in Trident Hilton Agra.

Day 7: To Jhansi – Orcha – Khajuraho (B)
Take a short train ride to Jhansi on Shatabdi Express. Transfer and visit Orcha Fort and continue driving to Khajuraho. Overnight in Radisson Jass Hotel.

Day 8: In Khajuraho (B)
Sightseeing of Eastern and Western Group of temples in Khauraho. Free afternoon to rest or pursue your own interest. Overnight in Radisson Jass Hotel.

Day 9: Khajuraho – Varanasi (B)
Visit the Southern group of temples and fly to Varanasi. Upon arrival, meet and transfer to a hotel. Later drive and visit Sarnath. Overnight in Ramada Plaza.

Day 10: In Varanasi (B)
Early morning, ride a boat on Ganges and explore the Ghats. Return to the hotel for breakfast and rest. Later, visit Benaras Hindu University, walk through a crowded alleyways, temples and market. Free afternoon to rest or shop. Overnight in Varanasi, Ramada Plaza JHV.

Day 11: Varanasi – Nepal – Nagarkot (B)
Fly to Kathmandu, Nepal. Upon arrival, meet and drive to Nagarkot Hill Resort. This will be quite a change from the hustle and bustle of India. En-route to Nagarkot, we stop to visit the beautiful medieval city of Bhaktapur. Overnight in Club Himalaya Resort.

Day 12: Nagarkot – Kathmandu (B/D)
Sunrise view over the Himalayas from your resort. After breakfast, we have optional 2-3 hour countryside walk to visit local villages in the morning. Drive back to the valley and en-route we stop at Patan, which is known for arts and crafts.  Next stop at Bungamati, home to a traditional Newari Village. In the evening, we will have dinner in a typical Nepali restaurant with cultural performance. Overnight in Kathmandu, Soltee Crown Plaza.

Day 13: Kathmandu Valley Tour (B)
Visit Pashupatinath temple and Boudhanath Stupa in the morning. In the afternoon, visit Swayambhunath Stupa and Kathmandu’s Durbar (Palace) Squares. Overnight in Soaltee Crowne Plaza.

Day 14: Kathmandu – Delhi (B)
Transfer to airport for your flight to Delhi. Connect your international flight. Service ends after flight from Kathmandu.

  • Group Size 9 Passengers (Min. 2)

  • MealsMeals As specified in the itinerary Breakfast(B), Lunch(L), Dinner(D)

  • Trip Accommodation Hotel and resorts (4-5 stars)

  • Route Delhi -Jaipur-Agra-Khajuraho-Varanasi-Kathmandu-Delhi

  • Trip Type Culture Tour

  • Price Code : Markup:IN/14

  • Best MonthsJanuary, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December

Prices & Dates

Cost Information

2100 Per Person twin sharing Single room supplement $1090 Per Person Extra. US $490 per person extra for internal flights (Khajuraho-Varanasi- Kathmandu-Delhi).


Trip Dates:

Private Journeys for independent travel with your own dates.


Warning: usort() expects parameter 1 to be array, boolean given in /home/windho11/public_html/wp-content/themes/windhorse/includes/date-price1.php on line 16

Included

  • Accommodations in listed 4 star hotels (or similar) or heritage hotels
  • Daily breakfast as per itinerary
  • One lunch in Delhi and one dinner in Kathmandu as per itinerary
  •  Entrance fees to the monuments listed
  •  Private AC transport for entire journey
  • Service of English speaking local guides
  • All applicable taxes for above services

Not included

  • Internal flights (Khajuraho –Varanasi –Kathmandu –Delhi) cost as mentioned
  • India and Nepal Visa
  • Flight in and out of Delhi.
  • Any other tourist activities not mentioned in the program

Accommodations


Hotels in Kathmandu

Hotels in New Delhi

  • Hotel City Park

    The hotel's warm interiors decorated with traditional works of art, hand picked local artifacts and tasteful furnishings;all coupled with the excellent service from staff. It is conveniently located approx 25 Kms from airport and 10 Kms from down ...

    Click here for full description and more photos

Hotels in Nagarkot

Hotels in Jaipur

  • Trident Jaipur

    Trident Jaipur, looks out on to the scenic Mansagar lake and the picturesque Aravali ranges.Situated en route to Jaipurs famous Amber Fort. The Trident, Jaipur offers gracefully furnished rooms that are well-equipped. There are exclusive non-smoking...

    Click here for full description and more photos

Hotels in Varanasi

  • Ramada Plaza JHV

    Ramada Plaza has elegantly furnished 120 guestrooms spacious, gracefully appointed and come with all the contemporary amenities to ensure a pleasant and comfortable stay in Varanasi. Situated in the Mall Cantonment, the Ramada Plaza JHV Varanasi is c...

    Click here for full description and more photos

Hotels in Agra

  • Trident Agra

    The Trident, Agra is 1.5 kms from the historic Taj Mahal, located on the Fatehabad road. The central courtyard and stone work at the hotel are reminiscent of the Mughal era. Spread over an area of six acres of landscaped gardens, Trident Agra offers ...

    Click here for full description and more photos

Hotels in Khajuraho

Trip Guide/Leader


  • Rajat Gupta

    Rajat Gupta

  • Gaurav Goyal

    Gaurav Goyal

  • Hem Raj Bastola

    Hem Raj Bastola

Reviews / Testimonials

  • Diane
    Jan 1970
    A Beautiful and Lasting Experience ( A Beautiful and Lasting Experience)
    5 " " Our group of 4 recently returned from a trip through Wind Horse Tours. Ugen helped us for months with all the details of the trip, answering our questions and arranging personalised custom changes for us. We visited Northern India and Nepal. All of us have traveled quite a bit, but none

    A Beautiful and Lasting Experience Our group of 4 recently returned from a trip through Wind Horse Tours. Ugen helped us for months with all

  • Dr. Aaron D
    Highland Park
    Dec 2010
    we want to thank you for arranging a memorable trip. ( we want to thank you for arranging a memorable trip.)
    4 " " Well, we are home, slowly getting over our jet lag..and we want to thank you for arranging a memorable trip. We have so many unusual memories and"pictures" in our minds. Ugen--Santosh may have told you that our flight to Kathmandu on Air India was cancelled so we missed our first

    we want to thank you for arranging a memorable trip. Well, we are home, slowly getting over our jet lag..and we want to thank you for arranging a memorable trip.

  • Nancie Thole
    Interlochen, Michgan, USA
    Jan 1970
    The company would earn a ’10’ on my score card. I believe they truly care about the individuals they plan for and the countries they take us to. ( The company would earn a ’10’ on my score card. I believe they truly care about the individuals they plan for and the countries they take us to.)
    1 " " North East India Trip to Nagaland & Aurunachal Pradesh Mar-Apr 2007. My adventure to the northeast of India and especially in Arunchal Pradesh was the best travel experience in my tenure. The guides were hands down the best I have ever traveled with. I could not have asked for anything more

    The company would earn a ’10’ on my score card. I believe they truly care about the individuals they plan for and the countries they take us to. North East India Trip to Nagaland & Aurunachal Pradesh Mar-Apr 2007. My adventure to the northeast of India and especially in

  • Diane Woods
    22806 E. Clifton Place, Aurora, CO 80016
    Jan 1970
    I really appreciate your care, concern, and attention to detail. I couldn’t have asked for a better travel agent! ( I really appreciate your care, concern, and attention to detail. I couldn’t have asked for a better travel agent!)
    5 " " India and Nepal, Oct. 29-Nov. 20, 2006 Dear Postak, Thank you for all that you did to arrange this customized tour for our group of 19. Everything went smoothly for travel in India and Nepal. The hotels and food were wonderful and the guides were excellent. I really appreciate your care, concern,

    I really appreciate your care, concern, and attention to detail. I couldn’t have asked for a better travel agent! India and Nepal, Oct. 29-Nov. 20, 2006 Dear Postak, Thank you for all that you did to arrange this customized tour for