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1-2 night tour from DEL?

Old Apr 15, 19, 6:47 pm
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1-2 night tour from DEL?

My 20 y.o. daughter will be volunteering in New Delhi for two weeks and has the weekend free for 1-2 nights to Agra and Jaipur. Any recommendations for a safe driver / guide? She's solo so would like to join other singles or a small group.

Any other tips for her first visit to India (cell phone / SIM, local currency, etc.)?

TIA,

Tom
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Old Apr 18, 19, 1:30 pm
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i can recommend a ta my firm has been using for many years....they tend to be on the expensive side but offer great service....pm me if you are interested....

she can get a local sim at the airport & can exchange currency there as well....
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Old Apr 19, 19, 8:41 pm
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At that age find a tour that caters to backpackers. She'll have more fun.
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Old Apr 21, 19, 4:42 am
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I would definitely suggest she looks for a tour rather than go solo with a guide/driver. It can be a long drive from Delhi to Agra. It's a really long drive from Agra to Jaipur, through some very remote parts of Rajasthan. It would be a lot safer and more fun in a group.
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Old May 14, 19, 4:44 am
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Any other tips for her first visit to India?
Yes - She should definitely visit Akshardham temple - Sahaj Anand water show was one of the best I experienced. it is 24 minutes show and starts around sunset,
Tips - do not carry any electronic devices, or else you need to stand in the long queue and deposit them.
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Old May 18, 19, 12:46 am
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Originally Posted by ajca View Post
I would definitely suggest she looks for a tour rather than go solo with a guide/driver. It can be a long drive from Delhi to Agra. It's a really long drive from Agra to Jaipur, through some very remote parts of Rajasthan. It would be a lot safer and more fun in a group.
Delhi to Agra can be done in about 3 and half hours if leaving early and the road is good. Agra to Jaipur road is also good and not much traffic when I have travelled on it. From memory there is not much to see on the way, but I have always been travelling for business to specific places.

Agra to Jaipur by flight and train is also possible.
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Old Jun 7, 19, 1:54 am
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Definitely recommend Leh. You can take the overnight train to Kashmir, and then drive up from there. Lots of options.
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Old Jun 7, 19, 5:04 am
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Solo Trip

Hey i would recommend rather than been solo she should join some group! its been a long journey from delhi to agra and Jaipur as well!
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