Package Duration: 17 Nights /18 Days
Destination Covered: Delhi – Neemrana – Bikaner – Deshnok – Khimsar – Jaisalmer – Jodhpur – Ranakpur – Udaipur – Dungerpur – Chitorgarh – Bijaipur – Roopangarh – Jaipur – Fatehpur Sikri – Agra – Delhi.
For most of the people, Rajasthan stands as a first preference undoubtedly when it comes to holidaying. People have such high regards for this particular state that we have come up with a grand exploration tour of Rajasthan. On this tour you can discover Rajasthan entirely as we take you to the prime locations here and also to some places where common folks dwell. This offers a comprehensive look at the whole state. Rajasthan at its best is brought to you by us as we offer you this special itinerary. Towns and cities like Jaipur, Udaipur, Jodhpur, Bikaner etc. yearned to be visited by every tourist are put in. In addition to this, we have made it more interesting by clubbing the capital city of India, Delhi and Agra along with listed Rajasthani cities.
Day 01: Arrival at Delhi
At Delhi airport, on your arrival you will be met by Travelogy India’s executive, who will arrange for a warm welcome and will assist you to the pre-booked hotel. He will give you the tour related and a short description about the tour. A relaxing overnight stay in the hotel at Delhi.
Day 02: Delhi
Delhi is a flawless mixture of glorious history and magnificent present. It is now the capital of India. Morning after breakfast, city excursion of Delhi will take you to the monuments, temples and structures that this city is world famous for: Red Fort, Qutub Minar, India Gate and the ministerial buildings at Rajpath including Rashtrapati Bhawan, Parliament house, Lotus Temple, Laxmi Narayan Temple, Rajghat, Jama Masjid, Humayun’s Tomb etc. return to the hotel for night stay.
Day 03: Delhi – Neemrana
Post breakfast, we check out and proceed towards Neemrana where on arrival, we transfer to a hotel. At Noon, a visit to the step-well located very nearby and also to a typical village of Rajasthan (to have a look at the daily life, culture and traditions of the common folks) is scheduled. Overnight at Neemrana.
Day 04: Neemrana – Mandawa
Mandawa is a town in Rajasthan where affluent merchant class flourished. Morning venture out to drive towards Mandawa with the guidance of our guide and check in at the hotel with their kind assistance. Watch the Havelis (built by the merchant class beautifying the landscape further) and village life of this town on this day. Peaceful overnight stay at Mandawa.Enquire About This Trip
Day 05: Mandawa – Bikaner
We pick you up and take you to Bikaner in the morning, the city where snacks and sweets have attained unmatched fame all over India. On arrival, we transfer you to a hotel after which following the itinerary, we go to Junagarh fort and Asia’s biggest camel breeding farm. Following this, we go for shopping at the local markets and also one can taste Bikaneri cuisine at various shops. Overnight stay at Bikaner.
Day 06: Bikaner – Deshnok – Khimsar
Morning drive to Khimsar and in between we make a visit to the Old Rat Temple at Deshnok (600-years-old). Resuming the drive, we reach Khimsar and check into a hotel. Come afternoon and a drive in the jeep will take us through the countryside to visit the local villages and to see their lifestyle. Evening watch the spectacular sunset at the sand dunesenjoying some fulfilling refreshments. Overnight at Khimsar.
Day 07: Khimsar – Jaisalmer
From Khimsar, transfer to Jaisalmer (lying at the centre of Great Indian Desert). Check into a hotel with the guidance of our assistants and then relax for rest of the day and night to prepare for an excursion next day
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Day 08: In Jaisalmer
Come dawn, embark on an excursion of Jaisalmer and visit Sonar Fort first. This fort has awe-inspiring Jain temples and it also exhibits antique art objects, outfits and other articles used by the royalty. Enjoy a breath-taking bird’s eye view of Jaisalmer from the fort’s top. Later in the afternoon visit the Bara Bagh Cenotaphs (commemorating Rajput Kings) and sunset point (Sam Sand Dunes) to watch the scenic view of setting sun while on a camel’s back. Retreat to the hotel for night stay.
Day 09: Jaisalmer – Jodhpur
After a scrumptious breakfast, start for Jodhpur where on arrival you will be taken to the pre-booked hotel. Afternoon, make a visit to the Mehrangarh Fort (one of the largest Indian forts), Jaswant Thada Memorial, Sardar market clock tower. Night stay at Jodhpur.
Day 10: Jodhpur – Ranakpur – Udaipur
Assisted drive towards Udaipur on day tenth via stopping at Ranakpur Jain Temples enroute. These temples were built using white marble and stand strong with the support of more than 1,400 pillars. Restart for Udaipur (founded by Rana Udai Singh, ruler of Mewar Kingdom) and on reaching check into a hotel for a reposeful overnight stay.
Day 11: Udaipur
There are various spell-binding sites in Udaipur where we make a visit like the exquisite City Palace, Saheliyon-Ki-Bari (gardens for royal women), Fatehsagar Lake, Jagdish Temple etc. Noon will be devoted to a cruise at Lake Pichola and Jag Mandir palace situated on an island in the lake. In evening we take you to Meera Kala mandir where you can seeRajasthani Folk Dances. Night stay at Udaipur.
Day 12: Udaipur – Dungerpur
We take you to Dungarpur on day twelfth. While being assisted by our officials, you shift to a hotel. Afternoon trip to see the Juna Mahal Haveli which looks quite old from outside but has been well maintained from inside. Another attrachtion is Badal Mahal, located on bank of gaib sagar lake, Badal mahal is blend of Mughal and Rajput architecture. Thereafter, shop at the local markets. Overnight at Dungarpur.
Day 13: Dungerpur – Chitorgarh
Chitorgarh is travelled from Dungarpur. On arrive check in to hotel. Visit of Chittorgarh fort which is one of the largest forts in India. It is world heritage site.
Evening relax at hotel.
Day 14: Chittorgarh – Roopangarh
At the beginning of the day, we commence our trip to Roopangarh which was founded by Maharaja Roop Singh. Check into the pre-booked hotel while being assisted by our representatives. Afternoon tour of Roopangarh villages and Roopangarh fort. Restful night stay at the hotel.
Day 15: Roopangarh – Jaipur
Jaipur is popularly known as the Pink City and is one of the major tourist attractions of India along with Agra and Delhi. It is called as Pink City because it was painted pink all over as there was an urgent requirement of giving it a face-lift due to the impending arrival of Prince of Wales (no other colour of paint was available in such a large quantity). Arrival and assisted transfer to a hotel after which you go out for shopping at the nearby bazaars. Back to the hotel for night stay.
Day 16: Jaipur
Spend the whole day carrying out a city trip in Jaipur. Visit the Amber Fort owned by Sawai Jai Singh II and located on such a strategic location that he could keep an eye on the whole city. Go up to the fort gate mounting yourself on an elephant. Then post lunch, come to the main Jaipur city to see the ever amazing Hawa Mahal, City Palace Museum, Jantar Mantar and exuberant market places. Come back to the hotel for taking a peaceful night’s sleep.
Day 17: Jaipur – Fatehpur Sikri – Agra
From Jaipur, we take you to the next destination of this trip – Agra visting Fatehpur Sikri enroute. Fatehpur Sikri is the erstwhile capital of Mughal dynasty. This city was left by Akbar after some time because of the abortion of water supply. It is now listed as UNESCO World Heritage Site and Buland Darwaza (world’s largest gateway) is a not-to-miss thing over here. Continuing driving towards Agra, we check into a hotel on reaching. After freshening up, we visit the magnificent Taj Mahal which proudly stands as one of ‘Seven Wonders of the World’. Come to know about the love tale of Shahjahan and his wife here. Overnight in Agra.
Day 18: Agra – Delhi
Check out from the hotel after having breakfast and drive towards Delhi. Before leaving for Delhi visit of Agra fort. Leave for Delhi enroute which is a grand fortress symbolising the mighty power of Mughals and also Akbar’s Tomb at Sikandra. On arrival at Delhi, spend some time at the markets after which we leave you at the Airport from where you board a flight for the onward destination taking sweet memories along.