Wednesday 30 Jan - Arrival in Delhi
Established in 1,000 BC, Delhi has a rich history reflected in its many monuments and historical sites.In Old Delhi, which dates from the 1600s, stands the imposing Mughal-era Red Fort, a symbol of India, and the sprawling Jama Masjid mosque, whose courtyard accommodates 25,000 people. Nearby is Chandni Chowk, a vibrant bazaar filled with food carts, sweets shops and spice stalls.New Delhi is characterised by the wide tree lined boulevards of the colonial era and the gorgeous Sunder Nursery and Lodi Garden provide calm, flower-filled oases for picnicking.
On arrival, at Indira Ghandi Airport you will be greeted and assisted by your hosts’ representative and transferred to the hotel.
On arrival in hotel, check in (Rooms will be available from 1200 hrs)
In its 3000 years of existence; seven cities have risen where the present capital of India stands. Here you’ll encounter a fascinating blend of the ancient and the contemporary. Where government buildings, medieval palaces and bazaars exist beside a modern metropolis. Delhi is a city waiting to be explored.
Accommodation : The Imperial Hotel, Heritage Room
The Imperial is a luxury hotel located away from the city’s hustle and bustle, an oasis of calm and comfort, offering guests a peaceful atmosphere. The accommodation is elegant and spacious, with rooms and suites fitted with minibars, flat-screen TVs, Wi-Fi and ensuite bathrooms. Delicious dishes and drinks at several on-site restaurants and bars and there is a gym, spa and salon.
Meals – Breakfast