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Palaces of Rajasthan & Ganges of Varanasi

India

Experience the land of a thousand colours, starting with multicultural Delhi. Discover the historic cities of Mandawa and Bikaner. Explore the rose-pink city of Jaipur and admire the romantic Taj Mahal in Agra, a wonder of the world. In Rajasthan, the golden city of Jaisalmer and Jodhpur await you before soaking up the spiritual ambience of sacred Varanasi on the banks of the River Ganges.

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  • Departures from Australian airports See instructions for booking
  • International flights: Australia - Delhi - Australia. *
  • Internal flights: Delhi - Varanasi - Delhi. **
  • 13 nights hotel accommodation in Deluxe and Luxury category hotels. *** See hotels included
  • 13 Breakfasts. ****
  • Transfers with English speaking assistant in air-conditioned vehicles.
  • Visits and entrance fees as indicated in the itinerary. ***** See itinerary
  • All air taxes and fuel surcharge.
  • Boat excursion on the sacred River Ganges.
  • English-speaking guide.
  • Tuk-Tuk Ride in Bikaner.
  • Jeep Transfer at the Amber Fort in Jaipur.
Notes

* If your flight arrives in Delhi early in the morning and you require your room before 2 PM, you can purchase Early Check-In the next step of the booking process.

Important: If you choose an early morning return flight, you'll enjoy your stay at the hotel until the indicated time of transfer to the airport. The airport transfer will take place the night before the date indicated on the ticket for return flights that depart between 00:00 and 04:00. 

Due to the customs clearance rule of the government of India, if your flight calls at another city in India before arriving in Delhi, confirm at the departure desk in Australia whether you should pick up your suitcase and pass customs control at the airport where the connection is made. Remember that if the flight stops in Mumbai you will need to pick up your luggage. Keep in mind that normally this whole process takes approximately 60 minutes.

** Internal flight documents will be delivered directly in destination. It is essential to fill in the passport information correctly for each passenger in the given boxes at the end of the reservations process.

*** If the advertised hotels are not available they will be replaced by one of these alternative options:

Delhi: Lemon Tree (Gurgaon Sector 60) / Zone By Park (Gurgaon).

Mandawa: Sara Vilas / Radhika Haveli.

Bikaner: Gaj Kesri.

Jaisalmer: Desert Palace / Desert Tulip.

Jodhpur: Zone By Park.

Jaipur: Sarovar Premier / Fortune Metropolitan / Lemon tree.

Agra: Clarks Shiraz, Taj View. 

**** Half board available to book in the next step of the booking process.

If your return flight departs early in the morning, you may not be able to enjoy the included breakfast.

***** The order of the itinerary can change according to the day of departure of the flight.

Thursday / Sunday: 2 nights in Delhi at the beginning, 1 night in Delhi at the end.

Friday / Monday: 1 night in Delhi at the beginning, 2 nights in Delhi at the end.

It is mandatory to send a copy of the valid passports of all passengers to customersau@exoticca.com once you have made your reservation.

Not included:

Indian visa (required), drinks, tips * and any other services not mentioned in what's included.

If you are travelling to India with an Australian passport, you will require an Indian visa. For other passport holders, we recommend that you check with the Indian Embassy for further details: https://www.indianvisaonline.gov.in/visa/tvoa.html

* Guidance for the appropriate amounts in Offer conditions.

Steps to follow
  • Entry requirements:
    Passport with a minimum of six months validity and at least two blank pages.
  • Visa*:
    A visa is required to enter the country. Issued by the embassy or online E-Visa application one month before arrival in the country.
  • Currency:
    Indian Rupee.
  • Language:
    Hindi and English.
  • Electricity:
    220 V in the majority of the country. Electrical sockets are European style however an adapter may be useful.
  • Health:
    There are no mandatory vaccinations for travellers from Australia although some are recommended. Consult your doctor.
  • Time zone:
    GMT + 5:30.
  • Other useful information:
    Foreigners cannot bring Indian Rupees into the country, although you can bring foreign currency and exchange it once you arrive.
  • Tourist Office website:
    http://www.incredibleindia.org/
* The relevant tourist authorities can change the price of visas without prior notice
** Valid for travelers with Australia passport
*** The conditions of visas may be modified by the authorities without notice

Flights are non-refundable and non-amendable. Remember to download your e-ticket to confirm the times of your flights and to complete online check-in using the airline’s website, or directly at the check-in desk at the airport.

Accommodation at the hotels is as indicated. In the event of any changes to accommodation, they will always be of the same, or a higher category. The category of hotels is not standardized across all countries in the world. For this reason, the criteria may differ depending on the destination country's own standards.

In the case of adverse weather conditions, for safety reasons or for any other reasons deemed appropriate, the order and duration of the excursions included in the itinerary may be changed or cancelled without prior notice.

Tips in India are subject to the decision of the client based on the level of satisfaction of the service provided and the experience in general. Taking into account that they are not obligatory, they are usually expected.

Guidance for the appropriate amounts: Restaurants: 10% of the total amount of the bill; Hotels: between 800 and 1000 IRN (A$16-21) per night. We recommend using the tip box in reception for this purpose, whenever possible and available. Butlers and porters: 100 IRN (A$2) per large suitcase and 50 IRN (A$1) per small bag; Transfers to the airport: between 100 and 150 IRN (A$2-3) to the porters. Driver: between 400 and 1000 IRN (A$8-21) per day. Guide: between 1000 and 1500 IRN (A$20-30) per day.

Triple room: the third bed will be a rollaway bed.

Palaces of Rajasthan & Ganges of Varanasi
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Outbound flight
Airline: Air mauritus
Sábado 18 de febrero
Madrid
22:05h
Estambul
03:30h
Estambul
06:05h
Mauricio
15:30h
Vuelo de vuelta
Aerolinea: Air mauritus
Martes 25 de marzo
Mauricio
22:05h
Estambul
03:30h
Estambul
06:05h
Madrid
15:30h
  
See prices
Need Help?
1800 402 887
Monday-Friday 8am-4pm AEST
PAY IN INSTALMENTS
50% - At time of booking
50% 60 days before departure.
  • Departures from Australian airports See instructions for booking
  • International flights: Australia - Delhi - Australia. *
  • Internal flights: Delhi - Varanasi - Delhi. **
  • 13 nights hotel accommodation in Luxury category hotels. *** See hotels included
  • 13 Breakfasts. ****
  • Transfers with English speaking assistant in air-conditioned vehicles.
  • Visits and entrance fees as indicated in the itinerary. ***** See itinerary
  • All air taxes and fuel surcharge.
  • Boat excursion on the sacred River Ganges.
  • English-speaking guide.
  • Tuk-Tuk Ride in Bikaner.
  • Jeep Transfer at the Amber Fort in Jaipur.
Notes

* If your flight arrives in Delhi early in the morning and you require your room before 2 PM, you can purchase Early Check-In the next step of the booking process.

Important: If you choose an early morning return flight, you'll enjoy your stay at the hotel until the indicated time of transfer to the airport. The airport transfer will take place the night before the date indicated on the ticket for return flights that depart between 00:00 and 04:00. 

Due to the customs clearance rule of the government of India, if your flight calls at another city in India before arriving in Delhi, confirm at the departure desk in Australia whether you should pick up your suitcase and pass customs control at the airport where the connection is made. Remember that if the flight stops in Mumbai you will need to pick up your luggage. Keep in mind that normally this whole process takes approximately 60 minutes.

** Internal flight documents will be delivered directly in destination. It is essential to fill in the passport information correctly for each passenger in the given boxes at the end of the reservations process.

*** If the advertised hotels are not available they will be replaced by one of these alternative options:

Delhi: Vivanta By Taj / Radisson (Paschim Vihar) / Crowne Plaza (Rohini).

Mandawa: Castle Mandawa (Heritage) / Desert Resort.

Bikaner: Vesta Bikaner Palace. 

Jaisalmer: Rawalkot / Rang Mahal. 

Jodhpur: Park Plaza.

Jaipur: Crown Plaza / Four Points by Sheraton.

Agra: Ramada Plaza / Taj View / Jaypee Palace.

**** Half board available to book in the next step of the booking process.

If your return flight departs early in the morning, you may not be able to enjoy the included breakfast.

***** The order of the itinerary can change according to the day of departure of the flight.

Thursday / Sunday: 2 nights in Delhi at the beginning, 1 night in Delhi at the end.

Friday / Monday: 1 night in Delhi at the beginning, 2 nights in Delhi at the end.

It is mandatory to send a copy of the valid passports of all passengers to customersau@exoticca.com once you have made your reservation.

Not included:

Indian visa (required), drinks, tips * and any other services not mentioned in what's included.

If you are travelling to India with an Australian passport, you will require an Indian visa. For other passport holders, we recommend that you check with the Indian Embassy for further details: https://www.indianvisaonline.gov.in/visa/tvoa.html

* Guidance for the appropriate amounts in Offer conditions.

Steps to follow
  • Entry requirements:
    Passport with a minimum of six months validity and at least two blank pages.
  • Visa*:
    A visa is required to enter the country. Issued by the embassy or online E-Visa application one month before arrival in the country.
  • Currency:
    Indian Rupee.
  • Language:
    Hindi and English.
  • Electricity:
    220 V in the majority of the country. Electrical sockets are European style however an adapter may be useful.
  • Health:
    There are no mandatory vaccinations for travellers from Australia although some are recommended. Consult your doctor.
  • Time zone:
    GMT + 5:30.
  • Other useful information:
    Foreigners cannot bring Indian Rupees into the country, although you can bring foreign currency and exchange it once you arrive.
  • Tourist Office website:
    http://www.incredibleindia.org/
* The relevant tourist authorities can change the price of visas without prior notice
** Valid for travelers with Australia passport
*** The conditions of visas may be modified by the authorities without notice

Flights are non-refundable and non-amendable. Remember to download your e-ticket to confirm the times of your flights and to complete online check-in using the airline’s website, or directly at the check-in desk at the airport.

Accommodation at the hotels is as indicated. In the event of any changes to accommodation, they will always be of the same, or a higher category. The category of hotels is not standardized across all countries in the world. For this reason, the criteria may differ depending on the destination country's own standards.

In the case of adverse weather conditions, for safety reasons or for any other reasons deemed appropriate, the order and duration of the excursions included in the itinerary may be changed or cancelled without prior notice.

Tips in India are subject to the decision of the client based on the level of satisfaction of the service provided and the experience in general. Taking into account that they are not obligatory, they are usually expected.

Guidance for the appropriate amounts: Restaurants: 10% of the total amount of the bill; Hotels: between 800 and 1000 IRN (A$16-21) per night. We recommend using the tip box in reception for this purpose, whenever possible and available. Butlers and porters: 100 IRN (A$2) per large suitcase and 50 IRN (A$1) per small bag; Transfers to the airport: between 100 and 150 IRN (A$2-3) to the porters. Driver: between 400 and 1000 IRN (A$8-21) per day. Guide: between 1000 and 1500 IRN (A$20-30) per day.

Triple room: the third bed will be a rollaway bed.

Palaces of Rajasthan & Ganges of Varanasi
Category:
Select departure city
Departure date:
Passengers:
Airport selection:
Select dates:
New search
Outbound flight
Airline: Air mauritus
Sábado 18 de febrero
Madrid
22:05h
Estambul
03:30h
Estambul
06:05h
Mauricio
15:30h
Vuelo de vuelta
Aerolinea: Air mauritus
Martes 25 de marzo
Mauricio
22:05h
Estambul
03:30h
Estambul
06:05h
Madrid
15:30h
  
See prices
Need Help?
1800 402 887
Monday-Friday 8am-4pm AEST
PAY IN INSTALMENTS
50% - At time of booking
50% 60 days before departure.

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