Jaipur – Goa ( Flight)
Goa – Mumbai (Flight) Depart
Discover some of the many faces of Incredible India by visiting Delhi. Some of the best images of India’s diversity can be captured here. Delhi is one where you will be astound and impressed at every edge. There are end number of places in Delhi which you can stopover and fancy.
The city of Delhi is full of fascinating places to visit and see. Some of the main ones are as follows –
Alluring Qutab Minar Complex, appealing Red Fort, elegant Purana Quila, splendid Jama Masjid, fascinating Safdarjang's Tomb, dazzling India Gate, marvelous Rashtrapati Bhawan, graceful Rajghat, pleasing Purana Quila, exquisite Jantar Mantar and divine Humanyu'sTomb,Bangla Sahib or the colourfull Sahajanabad & Chandni chowk .
Apart from historical places Delhi is also acclaimed for its incredible range of shopping options specially handicrafts like carpets, silk, jewellery and cotton that are synonymous with India. Delhi is a paradise for shopping, eating and sight-seeing. Recorganized markets and bazaars are must see places in Delhi like Chandni chowk, Delhi haat, palika bazaar, karol bagh, Khan market, Lajpat nagar, Cannaught place, Janpath and Sarojini Nagar.
In India there are very scanty places which can together be described as modern and traditional, historical and new. Delhi is one of them. In addition to this the city has plentiful options in gardens, malls of South Extension, places of worship which symbolizes equality and brotherhood(Jama Masjid , Bangla Sahib, Akshardham temple, Lotus Temple and Sacred heart church)excursions, food outlets and culture.
Influencial food corners in Delhi are Paranthe Wali Gali, Lala Babu Chaat Bhandar, Bishan Swaroop, Shree Balaji Chaat Bhandar, Khandani Pakode wala, Kulcha King, Prince’s Paan & Chaat Corner, Dilli Haat, Khan Chacha, Sitaram Diwan Chand, Bittoo Tikki wala, Salim’s Kebabs, Dolma Aunty ke momos and Al-Bake.
Agra is chiefly famous for its mindboggling Taj Mahal,It is known as home for iconic Taj Mahal, It is the proof of brilliance by Mughals, It would serve as feast to your eyes to watch and it looks more beautiful on the night of full moon day, It stands as a lasting tribute to love and lovers beyond time and also named as wonder of the world. It is the major tourist destination because of its unique history and beauty.
The best way to travel from Delhi to Agra is by different trains . The trains that you can catch from Delhi to Agra are Bhopal Shatabdi, Kerala Express, New Delhi Jabalpur Superfast Express, A P Express, Intercity Express, Nizamuddin Pune Junction,Kalka Superfast Express and fastest train Gatiman Express.
By road and Bus- Your journey can be made enjoyable by road. Make your journey Smooth by travelling from Yamuna Expressway
There are Multiple bus types are available such as Volvo, AC, Non AC, AC available between Delhi Agra.
By road and Bus- Your journey can be made enjoyable by road. Make your journey Smooth by travelling to Agra a enjoyable one.
From Delhi we move on to Agra where you will observe a completely distinctive airy. Filled with architectural gems, culture,handicrafts and rich tradition. Agra tour has an element of education in it. You will learn a lot while traveling. Every place has a message to serve and element of entertainment. Certain locations are their which stand apart because of their sheer excellence they have to offer in terms of natural beauty. There are end number of places in Agra which you can cherish life long like Agra Fort, Itmad-Ud-Daulah, Wildlife SOS, Mehtab bagh and Shesh Mahal. Three beautiful places which are meagerly famous in Agra are:
Bharatpur Bird Sanctuary-Famously known as Keoladeo National Park or Keoladeo Ghana National Park. It has thousands of rare and endangered birds, which comes here during the winter season. It serves as a home for mant species of birds. It is major tourist destination in Agra and famous for its beauty. It is also declared as World Heritage site.
Fatehpur Sikri – Majorly famous for its mystic Sufism. Fatehpur Sikri is a fascinating build city. It is one of the praise worthy examplar of Mughal architectural. It is the finest illustration of the culmination of Hindu and Muslim architecture. Fatehpur Sikri Mosque is said to be a replica of the mosque in Mecca and has layouts, imitative from the Persian & Hindu architecture. Prime attractions in Fatehpur Sikri are Diwan-i-Khas, Panch Mahal,Tomb of Salim Chisti, Buland Darwaza, Palace of Jodha Bai, Hawa Mahal, Nagina Masjid, Sunehra Makan and the Jama Masjid.
Agra is maily known because of the Mughals. They only constructed all those famous monuments. Muslim empire left indelible imprints on Agra’s cuisine. Mughlai food is famous in Agra for its creamy, boldly flavored curries; lots of ground and whole spices, dried fruits and nuts; roasted meats. It’s a rich cuisine fit for a king. Famous points are Indiana, Pinch of Spice, Tajmahal Restaurant.
Typical street stand breakfast consist of sweet and spicy flavor. Mindblowing apptizing Kachori served with a bowl of spicy sabzi. Jalebi is a must try sweet dish in Agra. Famous points are GMB and Shree ji sweets on fatehabad road.
Tasteful Chaat is very popular in Agra—particularly bhalla, various kachori, samosas, and gol gappas. These all satisfying tempting snacks can oly be found on the streets of India. Famous area is Chaat wali gali in sadar bazaar.
Famous point - Rambabu paranthe wale on old Delhi Agra highway
Fragrance of tempting Petha will make you feel tempted as soon as you will enter Agra . It is a centuries-old sweet dish also called as white pumpkin or squash. It comes in many varieties like plain petha of white color, kesar petha, chocolate petha in colorful shades of pineapple, coconut and mango. Famous point and area - Panchhi Petha and Baluganj area.
Jaipur the Pink city, multicolored Jaipur, the capital of Rajasthan the City famous for its unique culture, tradition, soothing music, beautifully laid out gardens, parks, attractive monuments and marvelous heritage hotels. All the places in the Pink city are worthy of admiration. Jaipur is connected with most Parts of India by both railways or by airways and also connected with roadways. Jaipur can be reached from Delhi by traveling by road or flying directly to Jaipur either from Delhi or Mumbai. From Agra one needs to drive to Jaipur or take a train to Jaipur and in between visit some famous monuments like Fatehpursikri or the famous stepwells The Abhaneri .
Bountiful places to visit in Jaipur such as Amber Fort, City Palace, Jantar-Mantar, Hawa Mahal, Nahargarh fort, Jaigarh Fort, Jal Mahal, Birla Mandir, Albert hall museum, Rambagh Palace, Govind devji temple, Raj Mandir Cinema, Jaipur zoo.
Jaipur is one of the colorful experiences you can ever have. Its real charm lies in inner lanes, streets and markets. This desert city has all the amenities of the big city. Its airy is infused with the romance, adventure, and gallantry of an incredibly rich historical tradition. Jaipur tour is half done without Camel ride, folk music and desert sounds. People here are very cheerful and will make your trip eventful.
Though the Indian State of Rajasthan is known for its monuments, Forts, and Festivals. There are a lot of festivals especially organized by Rajasthan tourism Dept. throughout Rajasthan but in Golden triangle route in Jaipur Teej festival, kite festival, Gangaur festival, and Dhulandi festival are specially organized. Basically, the Dhulandi festival attracts foreigners to celebrate Holi in Jaipur in a unique way. Holi is celebrated in all over India at the same time during the month of March.
The ideal destinations in Jaipur is its markets which has numerous stories engraved in every corner.Famous bazaars are:
Johri Bazar: Oldest as well as the largest shopping mall in the city. Famous for precious gems, stones, timeless jewellery, exquisite sarees. It is the busiest marketplace in Jaipur.
Bapu Bazaar: Place which can’t be missed is colorful Bapu Bazar. Largest camel leather market in the world, finest quality 'Morji' shoes and other leather goods like belts, wallets, lamp sheds and bags.
A trip to Jaipur is not complete without digging into convincing Rajasthani food. You can’t return without trying its renowned cuisines like dal bati churma, laal maas, kachori. Some places where you can try authentic food are Spice Court, Natraj, Shri Thaal Village Restaurant, Rawat Mishtan Bhandar, Laxmi Misthan Bhandar and Chokhi Dhani- Place where celebration never stops. The only five-star rated ethnic village resort in India, is one of the best places to visit in Jaipur. Best tourist destination in Jaipur for entertaining its visitors.
Your appetite will grow larger after visiting this place. Traditional food is served with Folk music. Swimming pool, health clubs and popular puppet shows are there to relax your mind.
Goa known as "Pearl of the Orient" has breathtaking scenic beauty, magnificent churches, lively parties and massive forts. It is also known for its golden and white sand beaches. Goa is highly popular with Western tourists for excellent touristic facilities.
The official language of Goa is “Konkani”. You can find people speaking in English too. Simply to say, Goa is the fun capital of India.
Goa, land of Beaches has astounding number of bars, laterite stone that is the most abundant, exotic wildlife and birdlife, various types of handicrafts, Dekhni dance performed by women, Morulem folk dance, Lamp dance, rave parties, late night parties on exotic beaches of Goa, green forest, sunshine, crocodile boat trip, Bhandad, Corredinho which are Portuguese folk dances are very unique to Goa.
Goa is the only place in India where you can ask a biker a lift and actually pay him without worrying about riding with a stranger. You will find mix culture of India and Portugal. More importantly, Goa is home to some of the finest casinos in India.
North Goa is a paradise for romantic couples as you can find backwaters and isolated places. It offers vivid water sports. Romantic Photo shoot for couples can be done in any part of the Goa.
The town has Portuguese style setting with concrete structures, red titled roof and churches. The capital of Goa lies on the southern left bank of the Mandovi River that offers Crocodile Boat Trip is an amazing place. A boat cruise through the River Mandovi at night gives you memorable experience. You can find direct flights, trains and buses to Goa from all major cities.
The major tourist attractions are Our Lady of the Immaculate Conception Church, Basilica of Bom Jesus, Se Cathedral, Dr. Salim Ali Bird Sanctuary, Cycling at Chorao Island, par Island situated across the ever-active Mandovi River where you can enjoy backwaters, Bambolim Beach that offers scuba ping, jet skiing and para-sailing, St. Francis Of Assisi Church, Goa State Museum, Arvalem Waterfalls popular amongst the swimmers, Church Of St. Augustin, Mahalaxmi Temple, Idalcao Palace, Jama Masjid, Reis Magos Fort, Dona Paula Beach offers a great scenic view, Miramar Beach famous for Cycling Expedition, adventurous trek to Todo Waterfall.
The fort offers picturesque views of Chapora River uniting with the waters of Arabian Sea. It is just 13 km from Panjim City. The major tourist attractions are Fort Aguada Beach for Dolphin Spotting, Chapora Beach that has white sand beach famous for fishing and boat building, Overnight Houseboat Cruise at Chapora River, Baga Beach famous for parasailing, water scooters, banana boat rides and sun-basking, artificial tattoos and braids, Calangute Beach famous for Aroma Facial Massage, Parasailing, Water-skiing, Wind-surfing, Dolphin trips and also Casino Palm, Snow Park, Arambol Beach, Anjuna Beach famous for its full-moon parties and trance Parties, Anjuna Hill that offers Quad biking.
Vagator Beach famous for its rave parties, Sport Fishing, Mandrem Beach perfect for a bonfire party and Sunset kayaking, Ashwem Beach famous for relaxing Ayurvedic massage, swimming and fresh seafood, Candolim Beach is a home to the Snip Spa Salon and also famous for jet skiing, catamaran sailing, water scooters, surfing, banana rides, bump rides, parasailing and paragliding, flames entertainment and night life are the places that can’t be missed.
Chapora Fort, Shri Mangueshi Temple, The Church of Mae De Deus, Hathi Tours, Morjim Beach famous for Olive Ridley Sea Turtles, watching dolphins, swimming in the deep sea and Russian cuisine, Konkan Explorers, Anjuna Market, Reis Magos Fort, Nyex Beach Club and Sinquerim Beach is an ideal place for swimming, also famous for water-skiing, para-sailing, Sport Fishing, scuba ping and windsurfing, Shri Shantadurga Temple, Corjuem Fort are other tourist attractions.
Located at 60 km from Panjim City and a part of the Bhagwan Mahavir Wildlife Sanctuary is great hiking destination and famous for camping, Dudhsagar Waterfalls is one of the tallest cascades in India famous for Sightseeing, Trekking and Jeep Safari. You can swim at the foot of the waterfalls and enjoy the scenic view. Don’t miss Crab Catching Trip At Sonaulim which is 2.3kms from Dudhsagar falls. After the Dudhsagar falls, the trek to Vagheri Peaks is the most exhilarating treks in Goa. While on this trek, you can also visit the Netravali Wildlife Sanctuary that has many adventurous activities.
Grand Island is a perfect destination for both professional pers and beginners. It is highly popular for scuba ping, snorkeling, ping and fishing, real sea adventure activities, experience fishing. During the boat trip to Grand Island, you can watch the dolphins gambling and playing. It is a favorite place of treasure-hunters. You can start your sailing excursion from Dona Paula which is in Panjim city in the morning and sail to Grand Island.
Mapusa is a commercialized town of Goa and is just 13km from Panjim. The major tourist attractions are Shree Dev Bodgeshwar Temple, Maruti Temple, Ozran Beach for a peaceful stay, Friday Market, Church of Our Lady of Miracles, Siridao Beach is a photographer’s dream, Chapel of Jesus of Nazareth and Sri Kalika Temple.
The major tourist attractions are Mayem Lake covered in a rich green cover of vegetation, cashew trees, palm trees, betel nut and pineapple plantations, Lamgau Caves and Nirancarachi Rai Grove.
The place offers challenging trekking at Udaan Dongor that gives you an experience of getting a 360 degrees view of the entire Western Ghats and Mhadei wildlife sanctuary, Rafting at Valpoi River are the major attractions that can’t be missed.
South Goa is a place where you can find exotic beaches and heritage villages. Here you can experience rich Portuguese architectural legacy that was left behind. Other than water sports, you can find various adventurous activities in Goa. It also organizes freaky silent parties.
Being on the southern border, Canacona preserves a unique cultural balance. You will find many people who speak or understand Kannada in addition to Konkani and Marathi. You can find buses, motorbikes, cabs from Panjim city to Canacona. The major tourist attractions are Palolem Beach famous for Dolphin Spotting and Ayurvedic Massage, Monkey Island, Butterfly Beach, Colomb Beach famous for Kashmiri Food, Beach Shacks and Silent Noise Party, Upper Sauri Canyoning, Agonda Beach famous for Hill Hiking, Dolphin Sighting, Sport Fishing and Samdarshi’s mediation Ashram (winter), Patnem Beach famous for wellness treatments, Cola Beach where you can enjoy lovely backdrop of coconut palm groves, Shri Navdurga Temple, Cotigo Wildlife Sanctuary, Rajbag Beach, Mallikarjuna Temple, Cabo de Rama Fort , Galgibaga Beach and Leopard Valley.
You will find buses, cabs and motorbikes from any part of the place in Goa to Margao. The major tourist attractions are Colva Beach famous for Full Moon Party and Dolphin Sighting, Benaulim famous for Seafood and Dolphin Sighting, Bogmalo Beach famous for Scuba ping, Varca Beach famous for playing beach football, Our Lady of Gloria Church, Cavelossim that has an amazing sunset view and also famous for resorts and sun bathing, Mormugao Fort, Assolna has Portuguese Palaces, Jewellery and Trinkets, Majorda Beach famous for water sports and nearby you can visit Mae De Deus Church, Kakolem Beach, Chandor has a collection of Portuguese architecture, Loutolim known for its ancestral museum, Betul Beach, Mobor Beach famous for Blue Whale Shack, Banana Boat Ride, Ringo Ride, Winch Boat Parasailing, water-skiing, wind-surfing and jet-skiing and Ayurvedic Spa.
Vasco Da Gama is around 25km from Panjim city. The major tourist attractions are Baina Beach famous for Snorkeling and Camping, Bogmalo Beach, Velsao Beach, Zuari River, Arossim famous for Abhyanga Spa (four-hand massage).
Ponda which is the cultural capital of Goa has amazing tourist attractions like Butterfly Conservatory, Shivaji Fort, Old Borim Bridge, St. Roque Chapel, Sahakari Spice Farm, Safa Masjid, Shanta Durga Temple, ATV biking where in you can ride an extremely powered bike in all the types of terrains. You can reach here from any part of the place in Goa through various transportations.
Assolda is famous for Hot Air Ballooning Flight adventure. You can join your pilot in the hand-crafted basket and explore a marvelous overview of Goa. Ground crew follows your balloon over grounds and roads to assure a safe landing.
If you want to experience even more thrilling adventures then you should visit Dharbondara. Here is what the place offers, Shower with the Giant Elephants, Flying Elephant Zip Lining Activity, Rock Climbing, Flat Surface Rappelling and Elephant Safari.
Cuisine That You Don’t Find Elsewhere
Goa is highly popular for seafood. Seafood delicacies like squid, pomfret, mackerel, shark, tuna, crabs, prawns, tiger prawns, lobster and mussels are very unique to Goa. Goan Feni is the local alcoholic drink with strong aroma that you don’t find anywhere else.
Fish Curry and rice is a traditional food of Goa, Tamre bhaji, Bebinca Goa's most famous sweet, Pork Meat, Sanna, white fluffy bread made of coconut, Goan Fish Curry, Goan Prawn Curry, Fish Recheado, Pork Vindaloo, Rava Fried Fish, Chicken Xacuti, Chicken Cafreal, Pork Sorpotel, Karanji(sweet), Chouricos, spicy pork sausages, Dodol famous Goan sweet eaten during Christmas time, Prawn Balchao, Kalputi, Dangar, Fish Suke, Pork Assad, Caldo Verda, Alle Belle sweet, Khatkhatem (mixed vegetable curry), Moongacho Gathi (curried green gram), Veg Shagoti, Fish Hooman, Crab XecXecA Curry, AmbotTik Sour and Spicy, Mushroom Xacuti , Mackerel Reacheado are very unique to Goa.
All the major religious festivals of India are celebrated in Goa with all the pomp and show. Due to the strong Roman Catholic influences, most of the festivals of Goa are Christianity specific. Goa Carnival that is celebrated from Feb 14 to 17, Christmas, Saptah Festival during September for 7 days, New Year Fiesta, Grape Escapade, Wine Festival celebrated from 23rd February to 26th February, Goa Food and Cultural festival in the month of April for 5 days, Goa Cashew and Coconut Fest In the month of May, Sao Joao festival loaded with folk dance celebrated on 24th June, Sunburn festival for music lovers in the month of December for 3 days, VH1 Supersonic music festival from 27th – 30th December, Shigmo festival on 17th march, Bonderam festival takes place at the par Island on the 4th Saturday of August, Goa International Latin festival for salsa dance lovers, Feast of Three Kings in January, Shree Shantadurga Zatra from 3rd To 8th January in Fatorpa Temple are festivals which are not seen in other states of India.
The state tourism plans to improve the infrastructure facilities like parking, illumination and providing handicap friendly access at Calangute, Baga, Anjuna, Morjim, Ashwem, Junaswada beach and Mandren beach. It also plans to provide Wi-Fi and take safety and security measures.
Mumbai, center of India's "Bollywood" film industry is one of the top tourist destinations. You can reach Mumbai from any part of the city either by flight or train or bus. Gateway of India, famous for some street food and Taj Mahal Palace Hotel, Elephanta Caves, Marine Drive, Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus, Haji Ali Shrine, Sanjay Gandhi National Park, Global Vipassana Pagoda, Iskcon Temple, Jehangir Art Gallery, Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vastu Sangrahalaya, Mani Bhavan for those who have an admiration for Mahatma Gandhi, Crawford Market, a shopping paradise, Sanjay Gandhi National Park, Taraporevala Aquarium, Girgaum Chowpatty Beach, Kanheri Caves, Mahalaxmi Temple, Mandwa Beach, Bandra Worli Sea Link , Siddhivinayak Temple, Juhu Beach are major tourist attractions.