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EVENT: HOLI FESTIVAL - INDIA 

DELHI – AGRA – JAIPUR – MATHURA – DELHI 

8 DAYS/ 7 NIGHTS | 12 - 19 MAR, 2019 - STARTING 765 USD

Starting rate Tour only
Starting rate Tour and ticket
$765
$1,145

 

 

 

HOTELS
PER PERSON IN TRIPLE
PER PERSON IN DOUBLE
PER PERSON IN SINGLE
Crown Plaza Rohini 5*
or similar
 
Delhi
 
Crystal Sarovar Premier 5* or similar
 
Agra
 
Sarovar Nidhivan 5* or similar
 
Mathura
 
Royal Orchid Tonk Road 5* or similar
 
Jaipur
$715
$765
$1,085
*Rates are indicative and subject to availability upon confirmation*
*Rates exclude Holidays and Exhibition Period*  
 
 

RATES INCLUDE

  • 3-night accommodation in Delhi on half board basis
  • 1-night accommodation in Agra on half board basis
  • 1-night accommodation in Mathura on half board basis
  • 2-night accommodation in Jaipur on half board basis
  • Private round trip transfer airport-hotel-airport in Delhi
  • English speaking guide assistance 
  • Jeep ride at amber fort in Jaipur 
  • Meals as indicated in tour program 
  • Tours as mentioned in the program
  • Entrance fees to all monuments and parks as indicated in program
  • Travel and trip cancellation insurance

RATES EXCLUDE

  • International Airline ticket
  • Visa fees
  • Personal expenses, drinks and meals if not stated explicitly in the program

 

FLIGHTS:

Suggested Flight
Airline
Starting rate
Emirates Airline
USD380
Flight#
Date
From
To
Departure
Arrival
EK 956
12MAR
Beirut
Dubai
01:10
06:55
EK516
12MAR
Dubai
Delhi
10:00
14:45
EK511
19MAR
Delhi
Dubai
10:35
13:00
EK953
19MAR
Dubai
Beirut
15:10
17:40

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

 

ITINERARY:

12MAR
 
Beirut - Dubai – Delhi
 
Upon arrival at the airport, you’ll be met, assisted and transferred to the hotel. Then you have the opportunity to spend the rest of your first day at your own pace and discover the city.
 
13MAR
 
Delhi 
 
After breakfast, you’ll visit The Jama Masjid, India’s largest mosque, drive by the Red Fort, & Rajghat - Mahatma Gandhi’s memorial.
In the afternoon, you’ll do some sightseeing of New Delhi that includes Qutab Minar, India gate (drive by) and some Government buildings.
Wrapping up the day, you’ll have an overnight stay at the hotel.
 
Meals: Breakfast, Dinner
 
14MAR
 
Delhi - Agra  (203 kms/3.5 hrs)
 
Leaving for Agra in the morning, you’ll first have breakfast at the hotel. Arriving at Agra, you’ll be visiting the Taj Mahal, one of the undoubtedly most romantic buildings in the world. Renowned for its architectural magnificence and aesthetic beauty, it counts among Man's proudest creations and was commissioned by the Mughal emperor, Shah Jahan to commemorate his love for his wife (Closed on Fridays). Next, you’ll visit Agra Fort. Considered as a city within a city, it embraces the Moti Masjid, the Diwan-I-Am or Hall of Public Audiences, the Diwan-I-Khas or Hall of Private Audiences, the Octagonal Tower and many more monuments”.
You’ll spend in the night in Agra at the Hotel.
 
Meals: Breakfast, Dinner
 
15MAR
 
Agra – Mathura  (60 kms / 02 hrs)
 
After having breakfast at the hotel, you’ll drive to Mathura, then roam around the village and familiarize yourself with the locations for shooting some of the most amazing photos of the Holi celebrations.
 
Tourists from all around the globe gather at Nandgaon town in Uttar Pradesh to witness the unique spectacle where hundreds of village women revelers chase and beat men with wooden sticks as part of the customary celebrations of the colorful Holi Festival.
 
The festivities begin after men donning colorful turbans and dressed in traditional attire get smeared in herbal colors. Celebrating a unique age-old tradition, men from neighboring towns and villages flock to Barsana geared with shields, and singing provocative songs to draw the attention of women. The women, draped in vibrant saris, then go on the offensive and use long staves called 'laathis' to beat the men, who protect themselves with shields. Dressed in traditional costumes, everybody spray and sprinkle colors at each other during the colorful processions taken out to the streets in celebration.
 
After the festival, you’ll have an overnight stay at hotel.
 
Meals: Breakfast, dinner
 
16MAR
 
Mathura – Jaipur (260kms / 6hrs)
 
Leaving Mathura after having breakfast at the hotel, you’ll drive to Jaipur then take a transfer to the hotel upon arrival where you’ll have an overnight stay.
 
Meals: Breakfast
17MAR
 
Jaipur
 
In the morning, you’ll take a Jeep ride to visit the Amber Fort. The Fort has miniatures painted on the walls depicting hunting and war scenes, as well as festivals. You’ll also see precious stones and mirrors embedded into the plaster. En-route to Amber Fort, you will have a brief photography stop at Hawa Mahal - the Palace of Winds.
 
In the afternoon, you’ll take a city tour of Jaipur which begins with a visit to the Maharaja's City Palace, and then the Jantar Mantar (the observatory) - the largest stone and marble crafted observatory in the world - situated near the gate of the city palace and having 17 large instruments which many of them are still in working condition.
 
Later you’ll have an overnight stay at the Hotel in Jaipur.
 
Meals: Breakfast
 
18MAR
 
Jaipur – Delhi
 
After breakfast at the hotel, you’ll take a drive to Delhi and then hop on your transfer to the hotel for an overnight stay.
 
Meals: Breakfast
 
19MAR
 
Delhi-Dubai-Beirut
 
On your last day in Delhi, you’ll take your transfer to the Airport to board your flight back to Beirut.
 

 

Your Travel checklist:

  • Your passport should be valid for at least 6 months
  • Lebanese passport holders require a visa to enter India. Visa will take 7 working days.
  • The routing can be amended as per your interests or requests. 
  • Check the weather and currency exchange rate before you go
  • Make sure that you have all your travel documents ready and issued
  • Don’t forget to buy a travel insurance  

 

General Terms and  Conditions

The purchase of any package  or service from Kurban Travel Services represents a contractual agreement  between the buyer of the package and Kurban Travel. They buyer fully accepts  Kurban Travel Services terms and conditions.

Booking Procedure:
In order to proceed with  your booking, a photocopy of your passport is needed at the time of booking  along with 30% down payment and cost of visa if required. Balance to be settled  30 days prior to departure.
 
Mode of Payment:
Kurban Travel Services  accepts the following payment methods: Cheque, Bank Transfer, Visa Master Card,  American Express Credit Card, and Western Union.


Charges:
Cash or Cheque: No Charges
Visa Card, Master Card,  Authorization Letter: 2% Bank Charges
American Express, Online  Payment: 3% Bank Charges
Western Union: according to the amount transferred


Cancellation & Cancellation Fees:
45 – 75 days prior to  departure date: 20% of the total cost of the package
30 – 45 days prior to  departure date: 30% of the total cost of the package
00 – 30 days prior to  departure date: 100% of the total cost of the package


Important:

In case of visa rejection,  above penalties apply even if the visa is handled by Kurban Travel services.

 

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