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15 Night - The Best of India and Sri Lanka Package

Immerse yourself in the culture, sights & flavours of India & Sri Lanka

Package Details

Overview


From $6,855* per person

Package Provider: MW Tours
Package Type: Tour Package
Region: Asia
Duration: 15 Nights


Description

From colourful cities and opulent history to magnificent wildlife and diverse tradition & culture. The tour starts in India and features the best of Delhi, Agra, Ranthambore, Jaipur & Mumbai, where tradition, authenticity & culture is at its peak. Then for a different perspective we take you onto Sri Lanka with seductive beaches, magnificent landscapes featuring lazy lagoons, fertile wetlands and waterfalls, an abundance of wildlife & more.


Your Fly and tour package includes:

  • Economy class flights from Sydney to Delhi, returning from Colombo
  • 15 night The Best of India & Sri Lanka tour with MW Tours
  • Includes 4 star accommodation, select meals, travel by air conditioned vehicles, evening entertainment, tipping for guide & driver + more 

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Date

Itinerary

07 Sep 19

Delhi

Transfer and check in at the hotel for 2 nights stay.

08 Sep 19

Delhi

After breakfast we enjoy guided sightseeing tour of Old & New Delhi. Begin with Old Delhi as we drive past the renowned 17th Century landmark Lal Qila; the Red Fort Palace to reach Jama Masjid. Visit Jama Masjid; cycle rickshaws on our journey of Chandni Chowk. Visit the Gandhi Memorial before driving past New Delhi, the exterior the Parliament House, the War Memorial Arch (India Gate) and the Vice Regal Palace, the official residence of the President of India in New Delhi. Continue your sightseeing with the visit to Humayun’s Tomb and Qutub Minar. (B/D)

09 Sep 19

Delhi – Agra 

After breakfast, we drive to Agra, the city that flourished under the patronage of Mughals who ruled India for more than 300 years and attracted artisans from many countries to build amazing monuments including the one and only Taj Mahal. On arrival check-in to the hotel. Your afternoon is free to explore. You can go for an optional (extra charges apply) visit to Mehtab Bagh garden, the last of eleven Mughalbuilt gardens along the Yamuna, believed to have been built by First Mughal Emperor, Babur. (B/D)

10 Sep 19

Agra – Ranthambore 

Early morning visit Taj Mahal – the epitome of love. Later drive to Ranthambore National Park, one of the biggest and most renowned National Parks in Northern India. Reach Sawai Madhopur and transfer to the hotel for check-in. (B/L/D)

11 Sep 19

Ranthambore 

Wake up early in the morning and prepare for the first game drive. Tigers are not the only attraction at Ranthambore, a variety of birds including Owls, the ubiquitous Langur (monkey), Leopard, Caracal, Hyena, Jackal, Jungle Cat, Marsh Crocodiles, Wild Boar, Bears and various species of Deer are the other attractions. In the late afternoon we will enjoy another game drive before dinner. (B/L/D)

12 Sep 19

Ranthambore – Jaipur 

Travel to Jaipur. Upon arrival check-in into your hotel, the remainder of the day is free to once again explore. You might like to go to the famous Jaipur Bazaar or simply relax in the hotel.(B)

13 Sep 19

Jaipur 

Visit Amber Fort with a decorated elephant ride. Photo stop at – The Palace of the Wind. Afternoon enjoy Jaipur City including City Palace Museum and Jantar Mantar; one of the famed observatories (of the heavens) which provides accurate information to this day. (B/D)

14 Sep 19

Jaipur – Mumbai 

Fly to Mumbai this morning. On Arrival, we transfer you to the hotel for check-in. We then join a city tour of Mumbai visiting Gateway of India, Mumbai’s most famous monument and the starting point for most tourists interested in exploring the city, along with Dhobi Ghat and Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus earlier known as Victoria Terminus – a UNESCO World Heritage site.(B/D)

15 Sep 19

Mumbai 

Morning visit Elephanta caves, it is situated on Gharapuri Island in Mumbai’s harbour, about an hour’s boat ride from the gateway of India. The ferry ride to the Island is an experience, in itself. The island has two groups of caves in the rock cut architecturally. Afternoon is at leisure. (B/D)

16 Sep 19

Mumbai – Colombo

More leisure time until we transfer to the airport for your flight to Colombo. On arrival, our guide will Meet & Greet you in the arrival lounge and transfer you to Negombo for check-in. (B/D)

17 Sep 19

Negombo – Habarana 

Travel by road to Dambulla, en-route stopping at Pinnawela Elephant orphanage. Afternoon you visit the World Heritage site of Dambulla Caves dating back to the 2nd century BC. It is the largest preserved cave complex in Sri Lanka with over 80 documented caves in the surrounding areas. (B/D)

18 Sep 19

Polonnaruwa & Wildlife 

Enjoy a visit to Polonnaruwa, the ancient capital of Sri Lanka and a World Heritage site. Enjoy wildlife jeep safari at Minneriya National Park and witness wild elephants, deer, sambur and sloth bear. (B/D)

19 Sep 19

Habarana - Kandy

Travel to Kandy, en-route visiting the 5th century old Sigiriya Rock Fortress (Lion Belly). Later visit the spice garden at Matale to see varieties of spice plantation and purchase some locally grown souvenirs. (B/D)

20 Sep 19

Kandy

After breakfast explore the town and visit Temple of the Tooth relic. Visit the Gem museum in the afternoon. Later-on we experience an upper Lake drive and watch a cultural show before finishing your day. (B/D)

21 Sep 19

Kandy – Bentota 

Travel to Bentota, a small town on the south western coastal belt, where the beaches boast a dazzling combination of sun, sea and sand. The resorts in this area are simply gorgeous! Enjoy and immerse yourself in the serenity of the area. The afternoon is free for you to relax and enjoy. (B/D)

22 Sep 19

Bentota – Depart Colombo

Visit a Turtle Hatchery at Kosgoda operated by the Wildlife Protection Society of Sri Lanka. You can join an optional (extra charges apply) safari on the Madu River to experience its unique ecosystem and beauty. Late check-out and travel back to Colombo international airport for your flight home. (B)

 

 

Terms & Conditions

Conditions apply. Subject to availability and change without notice. Full supplier conditions apply. Valid for new bookings only. Prices valid at the time of publication. Prices are per person based on twin share occupancy unless otherwise stated and displayed in $AUD. Member savings are calculated using the original advertised price.

Prices listed are per person in Australian Dollars, based on twin occupancy, including all discounts unless otherwise stated. The offer is subject to availability at time of booking. Fares are capacity controlled and are subject to change at any time without notice. Prices/Offers are correct as at 27 February 2019 and can be withdrawn without notice. Indian & Sri Lankan Visas are not included.  Airfares are based on economy class flights from Sydney and subject to the carriers’ flight schedules and conditions, please call us for prices from other cities. Payments made by credit card will incur a surcharge.

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