07 Dec Indian Magic – luxury family holiday fr. £2,919pp
Our luxury family holiday to India is specially designed with you and your family in mind, offering a magical tour of all the must-see sights, an Jaipur-Collection exciting safari to spot the tigers in Ranthambhore National Park and a relaxing 5-night family beach break in sunny Goa at the end of your tour. You’ll discover many of India’s amazing UNESCO World Heritage sites, including the Taj Mahal, the Palaces of Rajasthan as well as taking an elephant ride to the Amber Fort in Jaipur, all helping to really bring history to life.
Our tour packages in India aim to please all the family, so as well as the cultural and historical highlights starting in Delhi, this luxury family holiday includes a jeep safari which will get you up close and personal to the wildlife at Ranthambhore, famous for its big cats and tigers. A guaranteed thrill for all the family! Once the royal hunting ground of the Maharajas of Jaipur, today the Park is a UNESCO World Heritage site and an amazing location to see tigers in their natural habitat. You’ll also fly to Udaipur to explore its ancient temples and palaces, taking a stunning boat ride on serene Lake Pichola to see the panoramic beauty of the city set against the backdrop of the Aravalli Hills.
A 5-night beach holiday in sun-soaked Goa completes this luxury family holiday and ensures that at the end of your tour you get to see yet another side of India. With its beautiful, family-friendly beaches and relaxed atmosphere, the pace of life in southern India is gentle and laid-back, perfect for families making the most of their precious time together. You’ll have chance to unwind, let the kids enjoy the water-sports and activities as well as find time to explore Goa’s unique heritage linked to its Portuguese colonial past.
Whether it is enjoying Goa’s amazing beaches, having fun at the night markets or trying out the delicious street food from the stalls lining the beachfront, our luxury family holiday is bound to please all the family, creating some Indian magic to remember!
Highlights of the Tour
- Visits to the famous Golden Triangle of Delhi, Agra and Jaipur
- The majestic Taj Mahal and impressive Red Fort at Agra
- Search for tigers on a jeep safari
- Ride the elephants at Amber Fort in Jaipur
- Relax and have family fun in Goa with a beach holiday
Price from £ 7,950 per family (based on 2 adults and 2 children below 12yrs)
- Return international flights from London
- Domestic flight from Jaipur to Udaipur
- Train ride from Delhi to Agra
- Accommodation in a triple room at 5* hotels for 15nights on bed and breakfast basis)
- Full board basis at Ranthambhore
- Transportation throughout the tour in a private a/c vehicle with chauffer (including return airport transfers)
- English speaking guide for sightseeing in each destination
- 02 shared game drives at Ranthambhore
- Elephant ride at Amber Fort, Jaipur.
- Boat ride at Lake Pichola, Udaipur.
- All Monument entrance fees
- All applicable taxes
- Travel Insurance
- Expenses of personal nature such as drinks, telephone, laundry bills etc.
- Any meals unless specified above
- Vehicle whilst at leisure unless specified otherwise
- Expenses of personal nature
- Any other services not mentioned above
- Indian visa fee (@USD60 per person) – please refer http://indiantouristvisa.org.in/ for more information and obtain e-Tourist visa
- All prices are subject to availability and excluding peak periods
- Triple room will be x1 king bed + a foldable or rollaway bed
The Tour [15 days – 14 nights]
Day 1 Departure:
Depart from London Heathrow
Day 2 Delhi:
Arrive in Delhi and transfer to your hotel. The rest of the day is yours to relax and acclamatise. Maybe take a guided tour to see some of the city sights. Dinner and overnight stay.
Day 3 Delhi – Agra:
After breakfast, leave by train for Agra (train journey: 4h). After checking in to your hotel and time for a rest, you spend the afternoon visiting the amazing Taj Mahal. Return to your hotel for dinner and overnight stay.
Day 4 Agra:
Spending the day in Agra, you’ll visit the UNESCO World Heritage sites including the Ranthambore-Tiger Red Fort and Itmad-ud-Daulah’s Tomb. Spend the afternoon relaxing and enjoying your hotel’s facilities or maybe fit in some shopping in the local markets. Overnight stay.
Day 5 Agra – Ranthambhore:
After breakfast, set off for Ranthambhore National Park (transfer time: approx 6h) with a stop en route to Fatehpur Sikri, the deserted capital city of the Mughal Emperor, Akbar. Check in to your hotel in Ranthambhore for an overnight stay.
Day 6 Ranthambhore National Park:
Best known for its tiger population, start the day with an exciting jeep safari in the National Park. Take part in tracking the tigers and in the afternoon there’s chance for further tours to spot other big cats and wildlife. Return to your hotel for dinner and overnight stay.
Day 7 Ranthambhore – Jaipur:
After breakfast, leave the National Park for the famous pink city, Jaipur (transfer time: approx 4h). Once checked in at your hotel, the day is yours to relax and rest or maybe take a city tour. Return to your hotel for dinner and overnight stay.
Day 8 Jaipur:
Sightseeing in Jaipur, which includes a visit to the stunning Amber Fort. You can arrive in style by enjoying an elephant ride right up to the entrance of the old fort! Spend the afternoon at leisure, explore your surroundings or maybe go shopping in the local markets. Dinner and overnight stay.
Day 9 Jaipur – Udaipur:
After a morning flight to Udaipur, check in and rest at your hotel. In the afternoon visit the City Palace, an amazing complex of palaces built in the 1500s. Overnight stay.
Day 10 Udaipur:
After breakfast, leave for nearby Eklingji with its marble complex of 108 temples and Nagda’s Jain temples. Later in the day return to Udaipur for an unforgettable boat ride on Lake Pichola. Return to your hotel for dinner and overnight stay.
Day 11 Udaipur – Goa:
You’ll take a morning flight to Mumbai and a connection to Goa. Perfect for the family to relax after touring northern India, check in to your beach hotel and spend the rest of the day at leisure. Overnight stay.
Day 12 – 15 Goa:
Staying on a bed and breakfast basis, the next few days are for you to have some quality family time. Enjoy the golden beaches, water sports, fantastic food, heritage and culture of family-friendly Goa.
Day 16 Departure:
After breakfast, travel to the airport for your connecting flight departure to the UK.