Rajasthan Heritage Tour

Duration : 09 Nights / 10 Days

Delhi - Agra - Jaipur - Jodhpur - Udaipur - Pushkar - Delhi.

 


Day 01 : Arrival Delhi
Pickup from International / Domestic Airport and transfer to hotel and check in. If time permits, do some local sightseeing in Delhi. Overnight at Delhi.

Day 02 : Delhi - Local Sightseeing

After Breakfast vist to Old Delhi Sightseeing : Red Fort, Jama Masque, Chandni Chowk by Rishisha Ride, after then visit to Raj Ghat and Shanti Vana - the cremation sites of Mahatma Gandhi and Jawaharlal Nehru.
Afternoon visit India Gate (War Memorial Arch.), Humanun's Tomb, Lotus Temple, Qutub Minar, Also drive past President's House, Parliament House, Government Secretariat Buildings. Evening visit to Akshardham Temple (Monday Closed). Overnight stay in Delhi.

Day 03 : Delhi - Agra - Local Sightseeing

After Breakfast drive to Agra. On arrival check in at hotel. Proceed for sightseeing visiting the world famous Taj Mahal built by the Moghul Emperor Shahjehan in 1630 for his Queen Mumtaz Mahal to enshrine her mortal remains.
Later visit the Agra Fort containing the Pearl Mosque, the Halls of Public and Private Audience. Also visit the Tomb of Itmad-ud-Daullah built by Empress Noorjehan in memory of her father. Return back to the Hotel. Overnight stay at hotel.

Day 04: Agra - Jaipur ( 250 kms / 04 hrs )
After breakfast visit a city tour to experience the TAJ MAHAL (closed on Fridays), an extravagant marble monument of love, built by Shah Jahan in 1653 as a memorial to his queen Mumtaz Mahal. One of the Seven Wonders of the World, this beautiful mausoleum in pure white marble took 22 years and 22,000 craftsmen to build. Continue your tour to the Agra Fort, an original red sandstone fort built by Mughal Emperor Akbar in 1565.

The forts maze of courtyards, its marble mosque and lavish private chambers reflect the grandeur of the Mughal Empire. After drive to Jaipur enroute visiting Fatehpur Sikri, the deserted 16th century red sandstone city built by Emperor Akbar. Here you visit the Bulund Darwaza (The Gate of Victory) - the tallest gateway in the world, and the superb white marble tomb of the famous Sufi saint Shaik Salim Chishti. Continue your drive to Jaipur. Built by Raja Jai Singh in the 18th century, Jaipur, the capital of Rajasthan is a picturesque city in a symphony of pink. Upon arrival and check in hotel. Evening visit Birla temple. Overnight in Jaipur.

Day 05: Jaipur Sightseeing

After breakfast proceed for an excursion to Amer Fort which is located 12 kms outside Jaipur. One of the finest example of Rajput architecture, it was the ancient capital of Kaisshawah rulers. Enjoy the ascent to the Palace on the back of a brightly caparisoned elephant. Visit the multiple chambers and hallways of the palace which are famous for their design and decorations. In the afternoon, proceed for a city tour visiting the unique stone observatory Jantar Mantar, the opulent City Palace with its musuems, and driving past the Hawa Mahal. Overnight in Jaipur.

Day 06: Jaipur - Jodhpur ( 350 kms / 06 hrs )

After breakfast drive to Jodhpur enroute visit Pushkar later drive to Jodhpur. Continue your drive to Jodhpur and upon arrival check in to your hotel. Jodhpur, founded in 1459 by Rao Jodha, was the capital of the state of Marwar during the rule of the Rathor clan. Set right at the edge of Thar Desert, it is strewn with 15th century forts and palaces that stand testimony to the history of this princely state. Overnight in Jodhpur.

Day 07: Jodhpur - Udaipur ( 300 kms / 05 hrs )

After breakfast drive to Udaipu. En route visit the intricately sculptured Jain Temples in Ranakpur that date back to the 15th century. Its 29 halls are supported by 1444 pillars, none of which are alike. Continue your drive to Udaipur and upon arrival check in to your hotel. Rest of the day . Overnight in Udaipur.

Day 08 : Udaipur

After breakfast visit on a sightseeing tour of Udaipur. Founded in 1568 by Maharana Udai Singh, the elegant city of Udaipur is called the Venice of the East. Begin your tour with a visit to the City Palace with its mirrored walls, ivory doors, colored glass windows, inlaid marble balconies and peacock courtyard. Also visit the lovely Sahelion-ki-bari gardens, the Jagdish temple and the local Museum. In the evening, enjoy a motor launch cruise on the placid waters of Lake Pichola. Also visit the Jag Mandir Palace, a lovely island palace in the middle of the lake. Overnight in Udaipur.

Day 09:- Udaipur - Pushkar

check out & start for Pushkar. En-route Ajmer, pay your homage at the holy pilgrim of Muslims- the Dargah Sharif Tomb of the Sufi saint Khwaja Moinuddin Chisti, which is equally worshiped by the Hindus and Muslims. After lunch proceed to Pushkar. Check in at Pushkar Palace.
Visit the famous Brahma Temple the only temple dedicated to Lord Brahma in the world.

Blessed with cultural blends, it is the venue for the famous Pushkar Fair, with people coming from all over Asia to buy and sell cattle of breeds from across the world. Visit the Ghats as the city has beautiful 52 bathing Ghats and 500 temples each having its own miraculous qualities and powers of healing and with varied architectural styles. In the evening visit the Rose Garden of Rajasthan famous for its rose essence, the Pushkar rose is also exported to the world. Overnight at Pushkar.

Day 10:- Pushkar - Delhi

After Breakfast check out hotel Pushkar and drive back to Delhi, and Evening Drop to The Delhi airport - end of the services with sweet memories.

End of the trip and services.