Day 01 Arrival at Delhi
Welcome at Delhi international airport and transfer to the hotel for
overnight stay. You will receive the full details of the tour at dinner.
Day 02 Delhi
After breakfast, embark on a guided sightseeing of Delhi for the entire
day including Red Fort, Jama Masjid, Raj Ghat and a rickshaw ride in the
streets of the old and busy markets of Chandni Chowk in Old Delhi and
India Gate, Lotus Temple, Birla Mandir, Qutab Minar, Rashtrapati Bhavan
and the Mughal Gardens in New Delhi. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 03 Agra
Drive to Agra and check in at the hotel for overnight stay. Visit the
famous love monument Taj Mahal, Agra Fort, Tomb of Itimad ud Daulah and
Sikandra. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 04 Jaipur
After breakfast, drive to Jaipur visiting Fatehpur Sikri enroute, the
well-planned city founded by Emperor Akbar and was the seat of his rule
for about fifteen years. Buland Darwaza, Jodha Bai's Palace and Tomb of
Sheikh Salim Chisti are the highlights here. After checking in at the
hotel in Jaipur, go on an excursion to Amber Fort and enjoy the royal
elephant safari here. The chief attractions of this fort are 17th
century Shish Mahal, Diwan-e-Aam and Maharaja Man Singh's Palace, the
king reputed to have twelve queens!
Other attractions of the day are Jantar Mantar and City Palace and the
royal museum that it houses. Spend the evening at leisure or go for
shopping in the hustling bustling markets of Jaipur famous for
artifacts, tie and dye apparels, mirror work handicrafts, blue enameled
pottery and jewellery set with precious and semi-precious stones.
Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 05 Pushkar
Drive to Pushkar and check in at the hotel. Pushkar is one of the most
sacred pilgrimage places for Hindus and famous for its only Brahma
Temple. Pay a visit and homage to the deity of this holy temple, take a
holy dip and cruise in the Pushkar Lake and visit the Nag Pahar,
Panchkund and caves that were once said to be lived-in by the holy sage
Agastya. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 06 Pushkar
Visit the famous Pushkar Fair and witness one of the most famous camel
fairs of India. Besides the men dressed in their colorful turbans, women
bedecked in colorful whirlpool skirts, veils and silver jewellery, you
will also see a number of camels that have been adorned to participate
in various contests as camel races. In the evening, enjoy the bonfire
party and see the traditional folk dance and music performances of the
natives and stay for the night in the tented accommodations.
Day 07 Mandawa
After breakfast, drive to Mandawa in the Shekhawati region and check in
at the hotel. Visit the fort, which was occupied by Kayamkhani Nawabs
till 1730 and see the fine frescoes and splendid wall paintings of the
Havelis of the rich businessmen of the area. Overnight stay at the
Day 08 Bikaner/Gajner
After breakfast, drive to Gajner, visiting Bikaner enroute. Visit the
Junagarh Fort and the Camel Breeding Farm in Bikaner. Check in at the
hotel in Gajner and go for a sightseeing tour to Gajner Palace situated
on the shores of the lake. The palace is known as the jewel in the Thar
Desert because of its immaculate beauty. See the endangered wildlife
species living in the palace such as antelopes, chinkaras, black bucks
and neelgais. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 09 Gajner/Jaisalmer
Go on a camel safari around the Gajner Palace after breakfast. Later,
drive to Jaisalmer and check in at hotel on arrival. Spend the evening
at leisure or go for shopping in the shopping hubs of the city such as
Pansart Bazaar, Sadar Bazaar and Manak Chowk. Overnight stay at the
Day 10 Jaisalmer
After breakfast, visit the fort city of Jaisalmer and have a look at
its palaces, Jain temples and richly carved Havelis. Camel safari in the
evening to the Sam sand dunes and a visit to the desert village of
Rajasthan is just the perfect end to the day. Overnight stay in tent
Day 11 Jodhpur
Drive to Jodhpur and check in at the hotel for overnight stay. Visit
Mandore gardens, Royal Cenotaphs, Hall of Local Heroes and the Umaid
Bhawan Palace that are the highlights of the city delights.
Day 12 Udaipur
After breakfast, drive to Udaipur, visiting the architecturally
splendid Jain Temple of Ranakpur enroute. In Udaipur, see the City
Palace with its famous Peacock Square and a rich royal museum and the
miniature painting school along with the temples of Nagada and Eklingji.
Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 13 Udaipur
In the morning, go on a sightseeing tour of Udaipur and visit the most
romantic and elegant Lake Palace set amidst Lake Pichola, with
interesting architectural heritage and historical legends attached to
it. Enjoy a cruise in the blue waters of Lake Pichola and a visit to the
Jagmandir Island. Spend the evening at the leisure or go for shopping in
the market or just indulge in recreation at the hotel. Overnight stay at
Day 14 Delhi
In the morning, you will be transferred to Udaipur airport to catch the
flight to Delhi. Check in at the hotel in Delhi and enjoy the shopping
at Connaught Palace and Palika Bazaars. Farewell dinner at the hotel and
then transfer to Indra Gandhi Airport from where you can catch your
flight to onward destination.