Delhi to Jaipur
This compact Indian journey will introduce you to three very different northern cities and the colorful rural life of Rajasthan. From the hectic pace of Delhi with its bustling markets, magnificent monuments, and colonial past, travel by private transport to Agra and the mesmerizing beauty of the Taj Mahal – truly one of the wonders of the world. Discover why Jaipur is called the “Pink City” and get a taste of village life at Dhula village. Photographers and culture lovers won’t be disappointed on this classic adventure.
Wander around modern and ancient Delhi, revel in the Mughal magnificence of the Taj Mahal and Fatephur Sikri, visit rural villages and historic forts, explore India's vibrant cities.
• Hotels (six nights), comfortable tented camp (one night)
• Arrival transfer included through the G Adventures-supported Women on Wheels project
• Walking tour with a guide from the G Adventures-supported New Delhi Streetkids Project
• Old Delhi walk with stops at the Jama Masjid, Gurduwara, Chandni Chowk, and Connaught Place
• Agra Fort visit
• Taj Mahal visit
• I'timad-ud-daulah (Baby Taj) entrance
• Fatephur Sikri visit
• Village stay (Dhula)
• Jaipur City Palace entrance and guided tours
• Amber Fort
• Abhaneri stepwell visit
• All transport between destinations and to/from included activities
• No meals included (allow $195-$255 USD for meals not included)
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Day 1: Delhi
Arrive at any time. Arrival transfer included through the G Adventures-supported Women on Wheels project.
Day 2: Delhi/Āgra
Enjoy a youth-led walk through the backstreets of Delhi with G Adventures-supported project, City Walk. Observe a different perspective of Delhi while supporting at-risk youth in the community. Later, explore Old Delhi and travel onward to Agra, home of the Taj Mahal.
Day 3: Āgra
Visit the famous Taj Mahal, Baby Taj, and Agra Fort.
Set eyes on the sparkling Taj Mahal at sunrise before exploring more of this famous landmark. In the afternoon, visit the I'timad-ud-Daulah (Baby Taj) and the Agra Fort, a walled city taken over by the Mughals.
Day 4: Āgra/Dhula Village
Stop at Fatehpur Sikri, the now-deserted former capital of the Mughals. In the afternoon, travel to Dhula Village and get a closer look at rural life in Rajasthan during a cycling excursion. Tonight opt to relax by the fire and take in the starry night sky.
Day 5: Dhula Village/Jaipur
After marvelling at the impressive Abhaneri stepwells and learning about this typical Indian water harvesting system, continue to the pink city of Jaipur. Built according to Hindu architectural principles, the city utilizes a unique organization unlike anywhere else in India. Later, visit the Palace of the Winds and wander the bustling streets.
Day 6: Jaipur
Enjoy a visit to the Amber Fort, famous for its mixture of Hindu and Muslim architecture. After, visit the City Palace and have a photo opportunity at Hawa Mahal (Palace of the Winds).
Day 7: Jaipur/Delhi
Return to Delhi in the afternoon. Enjoy free time to explore more of the city.
Admire the Pink City from above by pre-booking the morning Jaipur Balloon Ride when booking your tour.
Day 8: 8Delhi
Depart at any time.
Operated by G Adventures. Price will be quoted in CAD. Departure dates s available year-round, prices may vary, please contact us for details. Trip Style: Classic. Activity level: Light.
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