Kathmandu to Delhi Itinerary

Take a tour of Nepal and India from Kathmandu to Delhi. Visit the birthplace of Buddha at Lumbini, the ghats of Varanasi on the River Ganges and travel to Jaipur and Agra.

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      USD $1,395
      CAD $1,410
      AUD $1,465
      EUR €1,050
      GBP £880
      NZD $1,740
      ZAR R13,340
      CHF FR1,295
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There is a later version of this trip also available for travel from Jan 1, 2015 to Dec 31, 2015. View later Kathmandu to Delhi.
nepal kathmandu sadhus posing

nepal kathmandu sadhus posing

india agra taj mahal saris pattern ground

india agra taj mahal

india jaipur ladies sari temple

india sail ganges

india varanasi family praying

nepal pushpatinath sadhu

Days 1-2 Kathmandu

Arriving in Kathmandu, walk through a maze of bazaars, visit the 'Monkey Temple', join pilgrims at Boudhanath Stupa and see the burning ghats at Pashupatinath.
ACCOM: Hotel - 2

Days 3-5 Chitwan National Park

Explore the Chitwan National Park to experience some of Asia's best wildlife viewing. Enjoy a canoeing adventure on the Rapti River, before setting off on a guided tour of the park. Look out for rhinos, monkeys, deer and the infamous Nepalese wild chickens.
ACCOM: Guesthouse - 1, Lodge - 2

Day 6 Lumbini

Travel to the border town of Lumbini, the sacred birthplace of Buddha.
ACCOM: Hotel - 1

Day 7 Varanasi

The change of scenery from Nepal to India is immediate. Enter Uttar Pradesh, India's most populous state, and be greeted by holy cows ambling along the highway.
ACCOM: Hotel - 1

Day 8 River Ganges Boat Trip

What better way to experience the sacred River Ganges than by boat? Journey down the waterway and experience life on India’s holy river. Enjoy a delicious meal before spending a night camping on the riverbank.
ACCOM: Camping (with basic facilities) - 1

Days 9-10 Varanasi

One of the world's oldest living cities, Varanasi is a hive of religious life. Take in this ancient city on a walk through its maze of alleyways, shops and stalls. In the evening, witness an unforgettable candle flower ceremony by the river.
ACCOM: Hotel - 1, Overnight sleeper train - 1

Days 11-12 Orchha

Explore the historical palaces and grand buildings that are untouched by modern life and lie scattered across the countryside of Orchha. Test culinary skills at a cooking demonstration and visit a unique papermaking plant.
ACCOM: Deluxe permanent tent - 2

Day 13 Agra

Visit the Red Fort, take a rickshaw tour and see the majestic Taj Mahal, one of the finest monuments ever constructed.
ACCOM: Hotel - 1

Days 14-15 Delhi

The adventure concludes in India's capital Delhi- alive with historical sites, museums, galleries and endless bazaars. The ruins of Qutb Minar, the Indira Gandhi Museum and Birla House are all worth visiting.
ACCOM: Hotel - 1