Rajasthan Cultural Tour India
Duration : 15 Night / 16 Day
Destinations : Delhi-Jaipur-Jaisalmer-Jodhpur-Sawai Madhopur- Chittaurgarh-Udaipur-Bharatpur-Agra
Day 01: Arrive- Delhi
Arrival delhi airport / railway station by our representative and transfer to hotel. overnight at the hotel.
Day 02: Delhi-Mandawa- 260 km
Drive to mandawa and on arrival, check-in at the hotel. Afternoon visit havelies in shekhawati region. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 03: Mandawa-Bikaner- 190 km
Drive to bikaner and on arrival, check-in at the hotel. Afternoon city tour of bikaner Visit lalgarh palace and the junagarh fort, built in 1593 ad by raj rai singh, one of the best in rajasthan. It comprises of 37 palaces with pavilions, mosaic courtyards, carved balconies, kiosks and windows dotted all over the structure. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 04: Bikaner
Morning visit deshnoke temple and afternoon visit the camel-breeding farm - the only one in Asia, watch different breeds of camels. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 05: Bikaner-Gajner-Jaisalmer-333 km
Drive to jaisalmer, on the way visit gajner palace and on arrival, check-in at the hotel. Rest of the day free. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 06: Jaisalmer
After breakfast city tour of jaisalmer visit-manek chowk, patwon ki haveli, salim singhji ki haveli, sonark fort, gadisar lake and bada baugh. And evening drive outside the city to see sunset point for a superb view of the city & enjoy camel safari. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 07: Jaisalmer-Jodhpur- 297 km
Drive to jodhpur and on arrival, check-in at the hotel afternoon Visit- mehran garh, jaswant thada, umaid bhawan palace. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 08: Jodhpur-Kumbhalgarh-220 km
Morning drive to Kumbhalgarh, enroute visit 15th century ranakpur jain temple built of pure white marble with 80 domes supported by 1444 different carved pillars. and continue your drive & reach to second biggest fort of asia " kumbalgarh fort " built by one of the strongest king of mewar maharana kumba in 15th century to built chain of forts to protect his motherland. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 09: kumbhalgarh-Udaipur- 100 km
After breakfast proceed to udaipur- city of lakes founded by maharana udai singh in 1567 ad surrounded by aravali hills. Arrive and check in at hotel. Afternoon enjoy boat ride in lake pichola and later enjoy traditional folk dances of rajasthan in meera kala mandir. Return back to hotel for overnight stay.
Day 10: Udaipur
After breakfast city tour of udaipur visiting city palace, fatehsagar lake, pratap smark, jagdish temple, sahelion-ki bari, shilp gram. overnight at the hotel.
Day 11: Udaipur-Kota-285 km
Today proceed to kota on the way visit Chittaurgarh fort-The epitome of romance and valour - the pride and glory of rajasthan, chittaur echoes with the tales of romance and valor unique to the rajput tradition. This is a ruined citadel, where the royal past lives in its imposing forts, graceful palaces and spectacular chattris. This fortified settlement has been ravaged thrice and each time the outcome was "jauhar" -when women and children immolated themselves on a huge funeral pyre while men donned in saffron robes of martyrdom rode out of the fort towards a certain death. On arrival kota check into hotel. overnight at the hotel.
Day 12: kota-Bundi-Ranthambhore, 200 km
Drive to ranthambhore visiting en-route bundi - one of the unexplored cities with a rich historical wealth.it Bundi is surrounded by the aravalli hills on the three sides and is circumscribed by a massive wall with four gateways. Visit the taragarh or star fort. Perched on a thickly wooded hill is a marvelous white fort with a huge reservoir that once supplied water to the palace. Built in 1354 ad the fort is one of the most impressive forts of rajasthan. On arrival ranthambhor check-in at hotel. overnight stay at hotel.
Day 13 : Ranthambhore-Jaipur-185 km
Morning jeep safari to view the wildlife (sanctuary remains closed from jul. To sep.) Afternoon drive to jaipur and check-in at the hotel.
Day 14: Jaipur
Morning visit hawa mahal or wind palace, water palace amer fort & elephant ride and afternoon city tour of jaipur visit-city palace, observatory, albert hall, birla temple. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 15: Jaipur
Day at leisure – shopping or optionally day trip to pushkar- 135 km. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 16: Jaipur-Delhi- 260 km
Drive to delhi and transfer to airport / railway station. Tour end with sweet memories.