Royal Rajasthan Tour

Duration : 12 Nights / 13 Days

Delhi - Mandwa - Bikaner - Jaisalmer - Jodhpur - Pushkar - Jaipur - Fathehpur Sikri - Agra - 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 - Mandawa
Morning, drive to Mandawa. On arrival check in at your hotel. Later visit Mandawa town, founded 1755 by Thakur Nawal Singh and still the home of his descendants, has beautiful frescoes, havelis and mansions. Mandawa castle one of the finest castles of Rajasthan, is now a hotel and house of collection of armories, costumes of ancestors, canons from 1820 ancient coins, numismatic collection and many other interesting items, preserved in a museum. Night stay at your hotel.

Detail Itinerary

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 - Mandawa

Morning, drive to Mandawa. On arrival check in at your hotel. Later visit Mandawa town, founded 1755 by Thakur Nawal Singh and still the home of his descendants, has beautiful frescoes, havelis and mansions. Mandawa castle one of the finest castles of Rajasthan, is now a hotel and house of collection of armories, costumes of ancestors, canons from 1820 ancient coins, numismatic collection and many other interesting items, preserved in a museum. Night stay at your hotel.

Day 04: Mandawa - Bikaner

Morning drive to the Bikaner - city of the best breed camels in the world. On arrival check-in at your hotel. Visit the Camel Breeding farms, Junagarh Fort, Lallgarh Palace, Fort Museum and the remarkable Bhandasar Jain temples. The magnificent palace is fabricated in red sandstone and marble is embellished with mirror work, exquisite carvings and paintings, definitely a worth visiting sight. In the evening you are free to wander in the busy market area. Night stay at your hotel.

Day 05 : Bikaner - Jaisalmer

Early morning drive to Jaisalmer - City of Golden Deserts in your exclusive vehicle. On arrival transfer on camels to desert Place in a village outside Jaisalmer to spend your day in rustic desert atmosphere and enjoy dance and some cultural activities under the tinkling stars. Night Stay in Tented Accommodation.

Day 06 : Jaisalmer

In the morning drive to Jaisalmer city. On arrival, check in into your hotel room. After having a leisurely breakfast move out for sightseeing of one of the oldest forts of Rajasthan "Golden Fort", Gadisar Lake followed by a walking tour to admire the excellent stone carving work on Havelies in the town. Visit the Patwon Ki Haveli ( Mansion) and Salim singh Ki Haveli, with their carved balconies and brackets which are supreme examples of the art. Overnight in your hotel.

Day 07 : Jaisalmer - Jodhpur

After breakfast proceed for Jodhpur. On arrival check-in at your hotel. Move out for a sightseeing tour of the city. Visit the grandeur of the Umaid Bhawan Palace, Mehrangarh fort and Jaswant Thada and Clock Tower. Evenings at leisure, walk along the flourishing spice market here, you are left fascinated by the aroma of the opulent variety of spices. Night stay at your hotel.

Day 08 : Jodhpur - Pushkar

Morning drive to Pushkar and enroute after stopping at Ajmer and Dargah reach Pushkar and check into your hotel. Pushkar is best known for its Brahma Temple built in the 14th century standing on a high platform near Pushkar Lake.
This is the only temple in the world where Lord Brahma - Creator of the Universe, is worshipped. While Pushkar is a city of pilgrimage with over 500 temples and ghats, it is also famous for its annual Camel Fair, held during October/November. Visit temples and stay overnight at hotel.

Day 09 : Pushkar - Jaipur - Local Sightseeing

Breakfast at hotel. Check out from hotel and drive back to Jaipur. Afternoon tour of Jaipur. Jaipur - the capital of Rajasthan was given a colour coat of pink a century ago in honour of a visiting Prince and ever since, it has retained this colour. Built by Maharaja Jai Singh, the notable astronomer, this city is 260 years old. Visit Maharaja's City Palace, the Observatory & Ram Niwas Gardens. Drive past Hawa Mahal & through the pink rose residential & business areas. Overnight Jaipur.

Day 10 : Jaipur

Morning visit Hawa Mahal, after visit Amber Fort with an Elephant ride( at extra cost subject to availability) till the main entrance of the fort. Amber Fort was the ancient capital of the State. After photo stop at Jal Mahal, Visit Maharaja's City Palace, the Observatory Visit the Sheesh Mahal or the Hall of Victory glittering with mirrors. Evening free for shopping on own. Return to hotel for the overnight stay.

Day 11 Jaipur - Agra Via Fatehpur Sikri (240km - 5 hrs)

After breakfast check out from hotel and drive to Agra en route visit Fatehpur Sikri, 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. If time permits later visit the Agra Fort containing the Pearl Mosque, the Halls of Public and Private Audience. Return back to the Hotel. Overnight stay at hotel.

Day 12 Agra - Delhi (225 kms - 5 hrs)

Visit the Taj Mahal, symbol of eternal love; which stands on the banks of River Yamuna.It was built by the 5th Mughal emperor Shah Jahan, with construction beginning in the year 1632, in memory of his wife, Mumtaz Mahal. Later, visit Agra Fort, taken over from the Lodhis by the Mughal Emperor Akbar in the late 16th century. Finally visit the tomb of Akbar the Great located in Sikandra, a suburb of Agra.

Day 13 Delhi - Local Sightseeing - Departure

After breakfast check out hotel, and shopping, Evening Drop to the Delhi Airport for onward Journey

End of the trip and services.