Duration : 22 Nights / 23 Days Destinations Covered : Delhi - Agra - Bharatpur - Alwar - Ranthambhore - Bundi - Kota - Chittaurgarh - Udaipur - Ranakpur - Kumbhalgarh - Mount Abu - Jodhpur - Jaisalmer - Bikaner - Mandawa - Pushkar - Jaipur - Delhi Day
01 : Arrive Delhi
Welcome to India. After clearing immigration and custom formalities, our representative will greet you and assist you to our hotel. Overnight stay at Hotel in Delhi
Day 02 : Agra
After breakfast in Delhi you are transferred straight to the Mughal City Agra where you are assisted and made to visit the Taj, the Fort and other monuments during the Day.
Day 03 : Bharatpur
We travel through Deeg and make a short halt to see the inviting water palaces built by Raja Surajmal Jat. At Bharatpur we extensively visit Keoladeo Ghana National Park till the evening for amazing variety of avifauna found here.
Day 04 : Alwar
We visit the abandoned city Fatehpur Sikri on the way to Alwar. At Alwar we visit the Sariska Tiger Reserve and Alwar Palaces for the Day.
Day 05 : Ranthambhore
The Jungle Safari. After reaching Ranthambhore we travel to the inner parts of the famed National Park to see the majestic tiger among other wild animals.
Day 06 : Bundi - Kota
The Hadauti trail. After visiting the National Park again in the morning we drive out for Kota enrouting Bundi. We start out early in the morning to Jhalawar and visit the Jhalarapatan Sun Temple and Gagron Fort. We travel back through Darrah wild life sanctuary & also go to see the Bhensrorgarh fort and Baroli temple ruins. At Kota we visit the Garh Palace and few other attractions for the Day. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 07 : Chittaurgarh
We keep morning hours for visiting various attractions at Kota along with the Palaces famed for its murals. While driving to Chittaurgarh we travel through the ancient temples of Bijoliyan and Menal. We take a half Day sight seeing tour of various attractions including Chittaurgarh Fort and tower by horse ride.
Day 08 : Udaipur
After breakfast proceed for Udaipur enrouting to the Nagda and Eklingji temples. We keep rest of the Day forshopping and leisure and evening for cultural entertainment.
Day 09 : Udaipur
We go out to see the various attractions of the city for the first half of the Day and shopping around for the latter half. At sunset we take a romantic boatride sightseeing over the Lake Pichhola. Dinner in elegant Lake Palace- an experience of the lifetime on your choice.
Day 10 : Ranakpur - Kumbhalgarh - Mount Abu
After breakfast we will proceed for Ranakpur visitng there The Tribal Village and Ranakpur Jain Temples. After Lunch At Kumbhalgarh we take sight seeing tour to visit the enormous fort and palace built by Maharana Kumbhal which was never seized. Night Stay at Mount Abu.
Day 11 : Mount Abu
In Mount Abu, we will have a sight seeing tour to visit the incomparable Dilwara Jain Temples , after Lunch boat ride at Nakki Lake and the sunset point in the evening.
Day 12 : Jodhpur
We reach Jodhpur by noon. After some leisure we visit the Majestic Meharangarh Fort, Umaid Bhawan Palace, Jaswant Thada and the Clock Tower. We take an optional dinner at Umaid Bhawan Palace.
Day 13 : Jodhpur
From the morning we set out to the Bishnoi’s villages to experience their extraordinary life style in the harsh conditions. We also have lunch in one of the Bishnoi houses. We take an excursion to the ancient town of Osiyan where we find some of the most exquisitely carved temples of eighth century. Back at Jodhpur we keep the evening free for shopping.
14 : Jaisalmer
We drive straight to Jaisalmer and keep the Day at leisure. By the evening we visit the abandoned haunting village of Kuldhera and eveing at leisure and overnight stay at hotel.
Day 15 : Jaisalmer
Early morning we will have a View of Fort and City which looks like a Golden City at the time of sunrise.ToDay before lunch we visit the fort with its temples & palaces, the Havelis, the amazing maze of lanes and bylanes, Gadsisar tank, Bada Bagh and Vyas Chhattries. After lunch we will proceed to Khuri for Camel ride on Golden Sand Dunes and will stay in tants on sand dunes. In evening we will have a dinner on Dunes with Folk Dances Programme.
Day 16 : Bikaner
After breakfast on the Sand Dunes proceed for Bikaner. We travel through the Kheechan village and spend some time there with migratory cranes. Evening at Leisure and overnight stay at Hotel.
Day 17 : Bikaner
At Bikaner we visit the Junagarh Fort and the Karnimata Temple at Deshnoke and The World Famous RAT TEMPLE. We also visit the prestigious camel breeding farm in the evening.
Day 18 : Mandawa
We drive through the Tal Chhaper Deer Sanctuary and finally reach this cute little town Mandawa. We walk in the town and survey some of beautiful frescoes and the Havelis. We visit some of the most famous frescoes in Havelis of Dundlod, Laxmangarh, Nawalgarh and Mukundgarh..
Day 19 : Pushkar
At Pushkar we make a relaxing Day by feeling the spiritual essence of the place most of the Day. We also visit one & only Brahma Temple in the world.
Day 20 : Jaipur
We reach the Pinkcity by noon.We keep our evening rendezvous at the most romantic Nahargarh Fort with spectacular view of Jaipur city down under the sunset. Late in the evening we go out for Rajasthani dinner, folk music and dance at ethnic village.
Day 21 : Jaipur
Very early morning we take a spiritual tour of the old city of Jaipur and have the glimpses of city being awakened by the temple bells and chirruping of the birds. Jaipur is also known as 2nd Varanasi. We spend the Day visiting the bazaars and the monuments in the Pinkcity which includes the Hawamahal, Amber Fort with Elephant Ride, The Central Museum and the Birla Templeand after lunch the City Palace and Jantar Mantar and Pink City Bazar.
After breakfast we will proceed to Delhi and reach one of our hotels after Lunch, Evening at Leisure and overnight stay.
Day 23 : Delhi
This morning, your guide will take you on a combined tour of Old & New Delhi. The older part of the Capital takes you to the Red Fort with its Pearl Mosque and exquisite audience halls, Jama Masjid Mosque with its marble domes and slender minarets; Raj Ghat (where Mahatma Gandhi was cremated); the Ashoka Pillar. Enjoy lunch at the local restaurant.
Then the modern area takes you on a drive along Rajpath, New Delhi's broadest avenue, and see the House of Parliament, the Diplomatic Enclave and the President's House the royal residence of the former viceroys and now of the President of India. Also visit the India Gate and drive through Connaught Place, the Qutub Minar built in the 12th century. Dinner in the hotel and proceed for your onward flight.
Rajasthan Heritage Travel , North India Tours