September 11 - 19, 2017

Package Price:
$1,997.00 | Air from USA

(per person, based on double occupancy)
Land only rates are available at request.

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This itinerary, pricing and escorts are subject to change. Insurance is available and highly recommended. Single rates are available upon request. Please consult the Terms and Conditions, as they apply starting with the first payment. A 3% discount applies off the cost of the trip, if the trip is paid in full by check with in 7-10 business days of invoice date. Gratuities are additional and will be collected with final payment. All prices listed are in USD unless otherwise noted.


PACKAGE INCLUDES:
  • Round trip International airfare from the USA to Jaipur, India.
  • All taxes and round trip transfers to and from the hotel.
  • Private deluxe motor coach and driver.
  • 5-star hotel accommodations for seven nights in Jaipur.
  • Breakfast daily, some lunches and dinners.
  • Tour of a working Paper Factory.
  • Demonstration by master artisans at a Gem Cutting and Polishing Facility.
  • Visit and tour to a Carpet Weaving Factory.
  • Panoramic tour of Jaipur including driving past the Palace of the Winds, the "pink" city, the floating palace and more.
  • Optional drive to a country village for lunch and cooking lesson with a local family.
  • Extraordinary shopping at local markets for fabric, textiles, wood carvings, antiques, bangles, artwork and more.
  • An optional tour and Elephant ride at the extraordinary Amber Palace.
  • A visit to meet a family of master puppet makers in Jaipur.
  • A memorable visit to a local children's orphanage.
  • Optional Block Printing and Blue Pottery workshops with master artisans.
  • Walking tour in spice market and wholesale flower market.
  • An opportunity to witness an Elephant or Camel Polo Match.
  • Professional Indian tour guide and Craftours tour escort the entire time.
  • Commemorative gifts & more!

INDIA HIGHLIGHTS:

Amber Palace Amber Palace play movie
The Amber Palace, also known as the Amer Fort is located near Jaipur, and is a popular tourist attraction. Situated high on a hill, the Amer Fort is known for its artistic Hindu style elements. With its large ramparts and series of gates and cobbled paths, the fort overlooks Maota Lake, which is the main source of water for the Amer Palace.

WEATHER
The weather is mainly hot most of the year with significant variations from region to region. The coolest weather lasts from around the end of November to the beginning of March, with fresh mornings and evenings, and mostly sunny days. The really hot weather, when it is dry, dusty and unpleasant, is between March and June. Monsoon rains occur in most regions in summer anywhere between June and early October.
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CURRENCY
The Indian rupee (symbol: ₹; INR) is the official currency of the Republic of India.
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New Delhi & Agra Package:
Optional 4 day package post tour package to Delhi and Agra is available. Package includes tour of the Taj Mahal, Red Fort, Panoramic tour Delhi, daily breakfast, some dinners and lunches, private coach and driver, professional tour guide, Craftours escort.

India Gate INDIA GATE Play Movie
The India Gate, originally called the All India War Memorial, is a war memorial located astride the Rajpath, on the eastern edge of the ceremonial axis of New Delhi, formerly called Kingsway. The names of some 90,000 Indian soldiers who died in World War I and in the Third Afghan War are inscribed on the memorial arch.
Connaught Place CONNAUGHT PLACE Play Movie
Connaught Place is one of the largest financial, commercial and business centers in New Delhi, India. It is often abbreviated as CP and houses the headquarters of several Indian firms. It was earlier the headquarters for the British. Its surroundings occupy a place of pride in the city, counted among the top heritage structures in New Delhi. It was developed as a showpiece of Lutyens' Delhi featuring a Central Business District.
Taj Mahal TAJ MAHAL play movie
The Taj Mahal is a white marble mausoleum located in Agra, Uttar Pradesh, India. It was built by Mughal emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his third wife, Mumtaz Mahal. The Taj Mahal is widely recognized as "the jewel of Muslim art in India and one of the universally admired masterpieces of the world's heritage".
The Red Fort THE RED FORT play movie
The Red Fort was the residence of the Mughal emperors of India for nearly 200 years, until 1857. It is located in the centre of Delhi and houses a number of museums. In addition to accommodating the emperors and their households, it was the ceremonial and political centre of Mughal government and the setting for events critically impacting the region.