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Welcome to Jugaad Journey’s Holi in India Tour 2017

Jugaad Journeys is the travel wing of Jugaad Hostels www.jugaadhostels.com, one of the best Backpackers hostel in India.
Jugaad Journeys will offer great travel experiences in India on a Backpacekrs budget. The Jugaad Journeys Team has more than 8+ yrs of travel management experience in India.
JJ will focus on giving an exceptional value for your money and ensuring that you get to experience the real india.
Tour Details:
Tour Cost – 1100 USD per person

Detailed Itinerary

Day 1 – 27th Feb 2017 – New Delhi

Day 1 – 27th Feb 2017 – New Delhi

Namaste! Welcome to India.

Your adventure begins with a welcome meeting at 8:00 AM on Day 1 at Jugaad Hostel.
Ideal case would be to arrive a day earlier so that you don’t get late for this meeting and miss out your day as well. We’ll be happy to book additional accommodation for you (subject to availability). If you’re going to be late, please inform us before hand. We’ll be collecting your insurance details and next of kin information at this meeting, so please ensure you have all these details to provide to your leader.
Sightseeing starts at 10:00 with a visit to Qutub Minar and Mehrauli Archeological Park. Then head to Dilli Haat Visit Khan Chacha for the most delicious Kebabs in India. Close the day with a visit to Humayun’s Tomb at Sunset.

Accommodation

• Hostel (1 night)

Optional Activities

• Delhi – Later evening having dinner and drinks at Delhi’s Famous Cafe/Bar District Hauz Khas Village

Meals Included

There are no meals included on this day.

Day 2 – 28th Feb 2017 – New Delhi

Join your group leader for a Walking Tour of Old Delhi (08:30) at Chandni Chowk, Red Fort and Jama Masjid. Lunch at CP and the visit Gandhi Smriti, the house where he was assassinated and now houses an amazing museum about his life and then drive through India Gate and the Presidents Palace.

Accommodation

• Hostel (1 night)

Meals Included

Breakfast at Hostel

Day 3 – 1st Mar 2017 – Agra

Early morning (08:00) transfer to Agra (4hrs) and visit Taj Mahal, Agra Fort and Itmad Daula also called the Baby Taj. Overnight in Agra.

Accommodation

• Hostel (1 night)

Meals Included

Breakfast at Hostel

Day 4 – 2nd Mar 2017 – Fatehpur Sikri & Hockey Village India

Transfer to Hockey Village India (08:00) via Fatehpur Sikri Fort complex (4-5hrs incl sightseeing).

Accommodation

• Hotel (1 night)

Meals Included

Breakfast at Hostel in Agra & Dinner at Village

Day 5 – 3rd Mar 2017 – Jaipur

Transfer to Jaipur (10:00) via Abhaneri Stepwell.(4hrs incl sightseeing). Enrout visit Monkey Temple if time permits.

Accommodation

• Hostel (1 night)

Meals Included

Breakfast at Hotel

Day 6 – 4th Mar 2017 – Jaipur

Early morning Heritage Walk – See the side of Jaipur tourist usually miss. Visit Amber Fort, City Palace, Hawa Mahal and Jantar Mantar. There after visit the Johri Bazaar and lunch at LMB. Sunset views of city and evening Chai at Nahargarh Fort.

Accommodation

• Hostel (1 night)

Meals Included

Breakfast at Hostel

Day 7 – 5th Mar 2017 – Udaipur

Transfer to Udaipur (08:00) via Chittorgarh Fort (7hrs incl sightseeing). Reach by evening & check into hotel. Explore the neighborhood.

Accommodation

• Hostel (1 night)

Meals Included

Breakfast at Hostel

Day 8 – 6th Mar 2017 – Udaipur

Walking tour (09:30) in Udaipur also known as the Venice of the East or City of Lakes, Visit the City Palace, Jagdish Temple etc Lunch at Natraj Thaali. Visit Monsoon Palace for sunset and enjoy the Rajasthani Folk dance and music performance at Bhagore ki Haveli.

Accommodation

• Hostel (1 night)

Meals Included

Breakfast at Hostel

Day 9 – 7th Mar 2017 – Udaipur

Day just to relax and enjoy the beautiful city of Udaipur. Optional things that can be done on your own – Indian Cooking Class or Visit Eklinji and Nagda.

Accommodation

• Hostel (1 night)

Meals Included

Breakfast at Hostel

Day 10 – 8th Mar 2017 – Chotaram Prajapat Village Home Stay

Transfer to Village Home Stay at 8:00 via Kumbalgarh Fort. Reach Chotaram Prajapati Village Home Stay by late afternoon and enjoy the the rustic village life. Overnight at village home.

Accommodation

• Village Home Stay (1 night)

Meals Included

Breakfast at Hostel, Lunch & Dinner at Village

Day 11 – 9th Mar 2017 – Jaisalmer

Transfer to Jaisalmer (08:00) (6hrs apx). Arrive and explore the Fort area and the old Havelis of Jaisalmer

Accommodation

• Hostel (1 night)

Meals Included

Breakfast at Village

Day 12 – 10th Mar 2017 – Jaisalmer

Explore the city a bit after breakfast on your own and then head for desert safari post lunch at 2:00 PM – Visit abandoned village, enjoy camel rides and in the evening enjoy the bonfire and local food along with some local village music. Sleep under the stars at nights.

Accommodation

• Under the stars in the Dunes (1 night)

Meals Included

Breakfast at Hostel & Dinner at Dunes

Day 13 – 11th Mar 2017 – Jodhpur

Early morning after breakfast transfer back to Jaisalmer and then head to Jodhpur. Reach Jodhpur by late afternoon and visit Old City.

Accommodation

• Hostel (1 night)

Meals Included

Breakfast at Dunes

Day 14 – 12th Mar 2017 – Pushkar

Early morning after breakfast visit Mehrangarh Fort and then transfer to Pushkar. Reach Pushkar by lunch time and check-in into hotel. After that we explore the local Pushkar Market and visit the famous Pushkar Kund(Pond).

Accommodation

• Hotel (1 night)

Meals Included

Breakfast at Hote

Day 15 – 13th Mar 2017 – Pushkar – HOLI

HOLI Celebrations in Pushkar.

Accommodation

• Hotel (1 night)

Meals Included

Breakfast at Hostel

Day 16 – 14th Mar 2017 – Delhi

After Breakfast transfer to Delhi. Reach Delhi by late evening and get dropped at the Airport or Centre of the City. Tour Ends.

Meals Included

Breakfast at Hotel

Inclusions & Exlcusions

Inclusions:
Accommodation:
Hostels in all destinations except Village Stay, Jaisalmer Sand Dunes and Pushkar where Camps & Heritage Hotels will be used.
Meals:
Breakfast in all hotels. Dinner on Day 4, 10 & 12
Transportation:
Cab + Driver: A Deluxe AC Bus all throughout the trip

Services:

English Guides in Delhi 2D, Agra 2D, Jaipur 1D, Udaipur 1D.
Heritage Walk in Jaipur. A Tour Leader for the entire trip.

Tour Exclusions:

Any Monument Fees
Any Video or photo camera or Tripod Charges
Any personal expenses or shopping.
Tips or grants of any kind.
Anything not mentioned in Inclusions
Note:

Tips: Depending on your service experience we request you give the driver some tip. Rs 400-500/day is the industry standard, rest depends on your experience and service quality. For Guides a standard tip is would be Rs 500 or more, rest depending on the service quality.

Documents: Please carry the Passport and Visa for checking-in as it is mandatory at all hotels in India. The hotel will request to make copies of the same. Also please carry your Insurance Documents and Emergency Contact Details