INDIA | ROYAL TIGERS AND TEMPLES

An awe inspiring experience of India's Royal tigers, temples and palaces

11 Night  Enchanting Adventure > 

Begin your journey with arrival into Delhi, at the luxurious Imperial Hotel.  Indulge in majestic spa experiences and tour the city's sights and sounds with your private guide. 


All transfers throughout this itinerary are with private car in luxury sedan.  Your next destination is Agra for a stay at the opulent Oberoi Amarvilas, and a private sunset visit to the Taj Mahal. 


Your adventure begins once you arrive Ranthambore, and stay at the Oberoi Vanyavilas Tent Camp, located just outside the National park.  Here you stay for two nights for the most luxurious setting to experience seeing the royal tigers and other wildlife up close and personal. 


This sample itinerary also includes time in Jaipur and Udaipur, where you will tour the Pink City via private Jeep, cycle through villages, boat on the lakes, and practice yoga in mighty temples built to honor Shiva.  


Luxury Sacred Adventure experience $8870 pp, based on shared accommodations. 

Upgrade to Opulent experience, $11465 pp,  based on shared accommodations.  

This trip is 100% customizable!

Have a group of 6 or more?  Ask about group pricing.


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Suggested at a Glance Itinerary

Day 1: Arrive Delhi / The Imperial Hotel

Day 2:  Delhi / The Imperial Hotel (B, D)

Day 3: Agra / The Oberoi Amarvilas (B)

Day 4: Ranthambore / The Oberoi Vanyavilas (B,L)

Day 5: Ranthambore / The Oberoi Vanyavilas (B,L)

Day 6: Jaipur / The Oberoi Rajvilas (B,L,D)

Day 7: Jaipur / The Oberoi Rajvilas (B,L)

Day 8: Jaipur / The Oberoi Rajvilas (B,L)

Day 9: Udaipur / The Oberoi Udaivilas (B,L)

Day 10: Udaipur / The Oberoi Udaivilas (B,L)

Day 11: Udaipur / The Oberoi Udaivilas (B,D)

Day 12: Udaipur / Departure (B)

SAMPLE ITINEARY

Delhi

DAT 1: ARRIVE DELHI

Arrive at New Delhi airport. Welcome to India ! Meeting and assistance upon arrival at the airport and transfer to hotel. 


India’s best ‘Luxury Historical Hotel’ by World Luxury Hotel Awards 2015, The Imperial is an iconic property, and the most distinguished address situated in the heart of the capital, reminiscent of the halcyon days of the Raj. 


A luxury hotel with an iconic and awe-inspiring heritage interwoven in colonial elegance, it dwells in its modern delivery of old-style class, magnificence and luxuries aplenty. Built in 1931 it is New Delhi’s landmark Hotel, located on Janpath, the erstwhile Queensway. The Hotel is steps away from Connaught Place, the renowned shopping district and is very close to the city’s major attractions. The hotel is just a 30-minutes drive from the international airport.


Overnight Delhi at The Imperial Hotel

Imperial Adventure and Wellness

DAY 2: CITY TOUR and SPA INDULGENCES 

Enjoy a morning of leisure, and when ready, explore the city with your private guide. Having been the capital of several empires in ancient India, Delhi was a major city in the old trade routes from northwest India to the Gangetic Plains. Many ancient monuments, archaeological sites and remains of national importance have been erected in its history. 


Later this afternoon, return to your hotel to enjoy the spa!   The award-winning Imperial Spa, exclusively for resident guests at the hotel, is a divine environment offering international therapies such as Balinese, Thai and Sports remedial massage, plus bespoke Savassana Detoxifying wrap, dedicated treatments for men, Moghul Suite rituals for couples and their signature massages, conducted with SUFI organic oils. 


Overnight Delhi at The Imperial Hotel

Your Luxury Suite

 Luxury accommodation with 190 rooms and 43 suites, each designed with distinct interiors, overlooking the verdant gardens is what The Imperial encases in its historic hash structured building. The room categories include Deco Room, Imperial Room, Heritage Room, Grand Heritage Room while the suites feature Heritage Suite, Art Deco Suite, Luxury Suite and The Royal Imperial Suite (fit for a king), for a splendid stay experience. 


DAY 3: MORNING LEISURE - AFTERNOON TRANSFER TO AGRA

After breakfast drive to A drive 4 hrs. approximate. Upon arrival check in at the hotel. 


Sunset visit the world famous Taj Mahal -Little needs to be said about this architectural wonder, which is always the soul raison-de-etre for every tourist's visit to Agra. 


Overnight in Agra at  The Oberoi Amarvilas 


Ranthambore's Royal Tigers

DAY 4: TRANSFER TO RANTHAMBORE

After breakfast drive to Ranthambore. Upon arrival check in at the hotel.


Ranthambore National Park and Tiger Reserve is one of the world’s best known wilderness areas. Located 14 kilometres from Sawai Madhopur and at the junction of some of the geologically oldest mountain ranges - the Aravallis and Vindyas - Ranthambore offers some of the finest opportunities for sighting the magnificent tiger in the wild. A mix of rolling hills and crags, and meadows, lakes and rivulets, this dry-deciduous forest system is home to an incredible variety of flora and fauna. 


Overnight in Ranthambore at The Oberoi Vanyavilas

Ranthambore National Park and Tiger Reserve

DAY 5: SAFARI

Early morning proceed for park visit to see the Tiger and other wild animals. Return to hotel for Breakfast. After Lunch again proceed for park visit.


Apart from the tiger, you can also spot sloth bear, leopard, caracal, jackal, fox, hyena and mongoose at Ranthambore. The dainty sambhar deer, the blue bull antelope or nilgai, rhesus macaque, langur and an incredible variety of birds amidst a setting of dhok, fig and banyan trees makes a visit to this park a delight – for tourists and naturalists alike. Basking crocodiles, king vulture on a snag, the scream of the serpent eagle, the alarm call of spotted deer are some sights and sounds that make this a safari experience like none other. Open from October to June.


Overnight in Ranthambore at The Oberoi Vanyavilas

Your Luxury Tent

Luxury Tents at your resort  are designed to reflect the majestic caravans that crossed the deserts carrying noblemen during the times of the Raj. The inner canopy is decorated with gold woven tiger print, rugs lie on polished teak floorboards, while the four-poster, canopied bed is the prize of the room.  Subtly concealed behind natural cotton curtains, the teak floored bathroom features a claw footed standalone bathtub that looks out onto the private terrace. A separate shower cubicle is crafted out of evergreen marble and the walk-in wardrobe is lined in faux animal hide.


DAY 6: TRANSFER TO JAIPUR

Early morning proceed for park visit to see the Tiger and other wild animals. Return to hotel for Breakfast. After Lunch check out from the hotel and drive to Jaipur. Upon arrival check in at the hotel. Afternoon free for independent activities.


Overnight in Jaipur at The Oberoi Rajvilas





Jaipur

DAY 7: PEACE AND SERENITY IN JAIPUR

This morning you rise at you leisure...enjoy breakfast at any time of your desire.   Then embrace the experience of Being at this majestic hotel.


Yoga and meditation every morning in the Shiva temple.


The Oberoi Rajvilas is unique amongst hotels in Jaipur; a royal resort set in a breathtaking thirty two acre oasis of beautiful landscaped gardens, filled with beautiful trees and exotic birdlife. Built around an 18th century Shiva temple where guests can experience chanting with a Hindu priest, meditation and morning yoga, you are placed in a haven of mystical peace and natural serenity.


Enjoy your day of  2 included spa treatments at the on-site  18th century haveli (mansion), restored to ancient splendour with authentic, pink Jaipuri lime plaster walls and decorated with vegetable dye frescoes, white marble and red sandstone floor tiles. Treatments include the very best in Ayurvedic and Western beauty therapies.


Overnight in Jaipur at The Oberoi Rajvilas 

Amber Fort and Jal Mahal via Private Jeep Ride

DAY 7: JEEP ADVENTURES IN JAIPUR

Morning yoga, meditation, followed by breakfast.  Then, get an up close look at one of India’s most striking masterpieces on a private tour of Jaipur’s Amber Fort. 


Following a jeep ride up to the fort, learn about the Hindu and Mughal traditions that influenced the design of this impressive structure from your expert guide. Take in striking views of the Jal Mahal palace, located at the center of peaceful Man Sagar Lake, as part of this all-day adventure, which includes hotel pickup and drop-off.


Overnight Jaipur at The Oberoi Rajvilas 

Cycling Safari and Temple Trek

DAY 8:  NAHARGARTH BIOLOGICAL PARK and SAMODE PALACE 

Leisurely breakfast, then meet your private guide in the lobby of the hotel. 


Today, you will enjoy and admire Jaipur's landscape on two wheels with a mix of everything that India has to offer.  The mighty forts majestic palaces the abundant Havelis Village folk performing their arts full of vibrant colors and traditions of one the most culturally rich people in the world. The melancholy of the landscape elevates as the lake-side is brought to life with the glory of the rising sun.  Traversing through this “royal” state on a bicycle is an exhilarating excursion, and your guide will make this a memorable day. 


Drop off at hotel to rest and freshen up, then this evening experience the age-old customs of religion, as you "trek" to  the popular ancient temples as old as the city itself and delve in enlightening interactions with locals that offer deeper insights into Jaipur.


Also get an insight into the art, crafts, spices, garments of the famous bazaars - a plethora of choices.


Overnight in Jaipur at The Oberoi Rajvilas 

Udaipur

DAY 9: TRANSFER TO UDAIPUR

After breakfast, prepare for your private  drive to Udaipur. Upon arrival check in at The Oberoi Udaivilas.


Located on the bank of Lake Pichola, your accommodations are unique amongst luxury hotels in Udaipur. It stands on the 200 year old hunting grounds of the Maharana of Mewar and is spread over fifty acres, which includes a twenty-acre wildlife sanctuary with deer and wild boar.  Your hotel also has an intricate layout of interconnecting domes and corridors that reflects the layout of Udaipur itself; whose seven lakes are linked by canals. These domes and walkways are flooded with sunlight, caressed by balmy breezes and offer magnificent views of the lake and gardens. 


The on-site spa offers Ayurveda inspired, Eastern, Western and signature Oberoi treatments, designed to help you relax, refresh and rejuvenate.  Morning yoga sessions are offered daily, and you will enjoy swimming in the  temperature controlled, outdoor pools.


Your afternoon and evening are  free for independent activities. 


Overnight in Udaipur at The Oberoi Udaivilas.

City and Temples-Lake Boat Ride

DAY 10: BIKING THE CITY OF LAKES

Rise early for this adventure to  see the shimmering reflections of the palaces, temples, havelis  in the many lakes of Udaipur.  


Start your early morning biking expedition at 6:30am,  you may hear a temple bell ringing or the boatmen calling out to for a ride, or the jingle and clang of the trinkets of the womenfolk, about to start their day.  The crack of dawn will breathe in as much freshness into you, as you set off to tour Udaipur, to reach your first stop the fatehsagar lake by around 6:45 am. The lake captures the morning glory of dawn, in a picture-perfect scene.  You will feel invigorated with a cool, gentle breeze blowing in from the lake, as you set forth to “Shilpgram” , which is a village cooperative  to showcase the artistry and craftsmanship of rural artisans and tribesmen. 


As you pass through attractive handicrafts, canvases of tribal art, you head towards Badi lake, riding through steep climbs, country roads, lush village fields,  switchbacks, as you catch a glimpse of seasonal waterfalls on the way. You reach the Badi lake at about 8:00 am. The lake  is an artificial fresh water lake built by Maharana Raj Singh in the 17th century. There are three chhatris or pavilions that grace the lake.  You could enjoy a short snack break near the lake and refresh a bit before you head back on your bike, through the forest route, to the city... here is a place where the palace trains cannot by-pass the narrow crooked lanes that are as attractive for their  merchandise as the peacock mosaics of royalty.  


Return to the hotel for breakfast, perhaps a spa treatment, and this afternoon you embark on a lake ride at Lake Pichola with lunch. 


Evening at leisure.


Overnight in Udaipur at The Oberoi Udaivilas


Udaipur Day of Leisure- Departure

DAY 11: DAY OF LEISURE

Today you enjoy this amazing hotel.  Wake up for yoga and mediation.  Enjoy breakfast in your room. 


At your leisure stroll the gardens. or come to rest with a couples massage like no other. 


This evening, a private dinner for two under the lakeside dome. 


Overnight in Udaipur at The Oberoi Udivilas. 



DAY 12: DEPARTURE

Morning leisurely check out, private drive to Mumbai or Delhi for your departure. 

TRIP INCLUSIONS

India - Royal Tigers, Royal Temples

This package gives you a direct experience in each of the following locations:


2 nights Delhi at the Imperial Hotel

1 night Agra at The Oberoi Amarvilas

2 nights Ranthambore National Park at The Oberoi Vanyavilas

3 nights Jaipur at The Oberoi Rajvilas

3 nights  Udaipur at The Oberoi Udavilas

Daily breakfast at each hotel


Additional Inclusions

Private Meet and Greet Services upon arrival

Private car transfers to all destinations via luxury sedan

2 Spa Treatments each at Jaipur 

Delhi city touring with private guide

Taj Mahal sunset visit with private guide

3 Tiger safari experiences at Ranthambore National Park

Jeep Tour of Amber Fort and Jaipur

Cycle Safari and Temple trek tour in Jaipur

Biking tour of Udaipur lakes

Boat ride in Udaipur

7 Lunches as per itinerary

3 Dinners as per itinerary

All taxes

Airport transfers at departure


Luxury experience from $8870 pp, based on shared accommodations, customized for 2 travelers. 

Opulent experience from $11465 pp, based on shared accommodations, customized for 2 travelers.  


Have a group of 6 or more?  Contact us for discounted pricing. 

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