(11 Nights / 12 Days)

Glorious palaces & forts tour of Rajasthan (India)

Tour Overview

This tour gives you a glimpse of the grand palaces, impregnated forts and great history associated with them located in the Rajasthan province of India. This tour is the best opportunity to know and understand the great history and heritage associated with Maharajas. Apart from this, those tour activities are also carried out on this tour as the Maharajas would have done in their time.

Tour Details

Day 01: Delhi

Arrival at Delhi International Airport and transfer to the hotel. Take some rest to be energetic for a magnificent visit to the great forts and palaces of Rajasthan.

Day 02: Delhi

After breakfast in the morning, many delightful places will be visited in Old Delhi. It will start from the charming view of the Red Fort and visit the Jama Masjid, which is the largest mosque in India. Then, you will visit the crowded streets of Chandni Chowk, where the merchants trade all kinds of traditional things in India. This beautiful market will be visited while enjoying a rickshaw ride. Immediately after this, you will go to Rajghat where Mahatma Gandhi's last rites were performed. In the afternoon, we will take a sightseeing tour of New Delhi. This sightseeing tour includes Humayun's Tomb, Kutuminar, India Gate, Parliament House, and many historical government buildings.

Day 03: Arrive Delhi - Agra by surface (240 kms/5 hrs)

After having breakfast, we will travel to Agra and check-in at the hotel as soon as you reach Agra. First of all, we will visit the Taj Mahal which is one of the seven wonders and is known as a symbol of love in the whole world. This wonderful tomb was built by Shah Jahan in memory of his wife Mumtaz, whom he loved dearly. Beautiful and intricate carvings on the marble of the Taj Mahal fascinate tourists. Agra is not only identified with the Taj Mahal but in addition to this, there is also a wealth of palaces and monuments, one of which is the Red Fort of Agra. After visiting the Taj Mahal, all these places will also be visited.

Day 04: Agra - Fatehpur Sikri - Jaipur by surface (221 kms/5 hrs)

After having a delicious breakfast, we will start a drive to Jaipur and stop at Fatehpur Sikri, a deserted city on the way. This place is famous for Salim Chisti's marble palace and the Buland Darwaza. Buland Darwaza is the largest gateway in the world. The city was once the capital of the Mughals, which was later relocated due to lack of water. Reach Jaipur in the evening and check-in at the hotel.

Day 05: Jaipur

Today Amber Fort will be visited in the morning, which is situated on a hill 12 km away from Jaipur. This fort is very huge and it is called Amber Fort because of its yellow color. Inside this fort is the beautiful Sheesh Mahal, which has beautiful carvings and paintings. This palace is also a museum of precious jewelry and scriptures. Will go to this fort riding a decorated elephant. In the afternoon sightseeing, first, go to the City Palace and after that will take a tour of the Observatory and Hawa Mahal. The construction of all these has used pink sandstone and the beauty of the carvings and artifacts in it cannot be compared.

Day 06: Jaipur - Bikaner by surface (335 kms/07 hrs)

After breakfast, we will leave for Bikaner in the morning and will visit the rural areas on the way. Bikaner city was founded by Rao Bika in 16 AD and built Junagadh Fort, Anupam Mahal, Padam Mahal, etc. In the afternoon, in addition to this magnificent burnt red colored fort, we will visit the temples and Havelis here and see the beautiful crafts and handicrafts.

Day 07: Bikaner - Jaisalmer by surface (280 kms/07 hrs)

Morning walk to Jaisalmer which was founded by Rao-Jaisal in 1156 AD. This remote desert town is famous for the golden-colored Jaisalmer Fort. On the way, some will also visit rural areas.

Day 08: Jaisalmer

Today is a day dedicated to the sightseeing of Jaisalmer. In the morning Jaisalmer will visit the fort and in its boundary, Bani will also visit reliable sites like Patwan-ki-haveli and Nathmalji-ki-haveli. In the afternoon we will go to see the dazzle of the colorful markets of Jaisalmer and in the late afternoon will enjoy a camel ride on the Sam sand dunes.

Day 09: Jaisalmer - Osian - Jodhpur by surface (280 kms/06 hrs)

Morning drive to Jodhpur and sightseeing in Osen on the way. This sacred place is known for Jain Mahavir Temple and Satimata Temple. There is an 8th-century sun temple with a conical roof and carved pillars forming the shape of Durga. After reaching Jodhpur, in the afternoon, you will visit the Mehrangarh Fort, built on a rock above the hill. Moti Mahal, Phool Mahal, Sheesh Mahal, Sileh Khana and Daulat Khana located inside this fort will also be visited. Musical instruments, palanquins, royal collections, ramparts, and cannons are preserved here. After that Jaswant will visit Thada, which is a beautiful construction of fine carvings on white marble. In the end, Umaid Bhavan will visit the palace, which was built by the king to give employment to the people during the famine. Now Umaid Bhawan has been converted into a hotel.

Day 10: Jodhpur - Rohet- Jodhpur - Village safari

Today, the Bishnoi villages of Jodhpur will be visited. These beautiful villages will be visited by jeep. Here you will experience the colorful life of the local people. Here you will see a thatched hut and houses. Men in colorful turbans and women in Rajasthani nutrients will be seen working with their cattle in homes and fields. You can spend the rest of the time shopping.

Tag 11: Jodhpur – Ranakpur - Udaipur by surface (260 kms/07 hrs)

Continuing the journey to Udaipur in the morning, we will stop at Ranakpur. There is a famous Jain temple here, which is one of the largest Jain temples in India. The grand structures of this very quiet place are equipped with beautiful sculptures. There are 200 pillars of this magnificent temple, which has a complex of sculptural crafts. The sculpture on each pillar depicts various symbols and no pillar is the same as the other. You will reach Udaipur by evening.

Tag 12: Udaipur - Delhi by Flight

After breakfast, sightseeing of Udaipur city. It will visit the City Palace, Saheliyon-ki-Bari and beautiful gardens. The city was established by Maharana Udai Singh in 1567 AD and now the city is also known as Lake City. In the afternoon you will be transferred to Udaipur Airport from where you will take a flight to Delhi Airport. From here you can take a flight back home.

Inclusions

  1. 11 nights' accommodation

  2. 11 breakfasts

  3. Airport transfer

  4. Ground transportation

  5. Current Government Service tax included

  6. Licensed English speaking Indian tour guide

  7. 5 activities

  8. Entrance fees

Exclusions

  1. Entry visa

  2. International flights

  3. Domestic flights

  4. Personal expenses

  5. Gratuities

  6. Travel insurance

  7. Laundry

  8. Alcohol beverages

This Tour Package is Available with 3 Star, 4 Star, 5 Star, and 5 Star Luxury Hotel Categories.

It's a 100% customizable tour package.

Beat time to visit is from September to March.

Best package cost available with a minimum of 2 pax.

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