This trip to Rajasthan, will take you to a different world where you explore grand palaces, forts and temples. From fascinating history of Indian royalty to Mughal empires and British colonialism.
Book your tour and visit this magical region of India.
DAY 1 DELHI
Meet and assist on arrival to Delhi International airport & transfer to hotel for check in. After breakfast, proceed for a guided city tour to Old & New Delhi.
In Old Delhi visit the historic Red Fort, Shah Jehan’s elegant citadel in red sandstone, then visit the Jama Masjid, considered India’s largest mosque, built by Shah Jahan. Enjoy a walk through the famous bazaars of Chandni Chowk. Welcome Indian lunch at local restaurant.
Afternoon guided sightseeing tour to New Delhi & drive past India Gate, the memorial of the First World War and the road that leads from there to President House, which is flanked by the houses of Parliament and the Government Secretariat buildings. Quick visit of Lotus Temple and the Qutub Minar, a Tower of Victory that was built in the 12th century by Qutbuddin Aibak.
EVENING OPTIONAL VISIT OF AKSHARDHAM TEMPLE: Visit and witness the essence of Hinduism at Akshardham Temple one of the biggest and most intricate religious places of worship ever constructed. Return to your hotel and free time. Overnight.
Suggested hotels in DELHI: Crowne Plaza Okhla 5*STD / The Grand Hotel Delhi 5* DLX
DAY 2 DELHI-AGRA
Breakfast at hotel. Drive to Agra for 3 hours. On arrival check in at the hotel.
Enjoy an afternoon sightseeing tour in Agra which includes beautiful Taj Mahal. The Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan built the Taj Mahal in the memory of his beloved wife, Mumtaj Mahal. Taj Mahal, the epitome of love and romance, stands on the banks of river Yamuna. (Closed on Fridays). Visit Agra Fort is among the finest examples of the fusion architecture that has dominated the Mogul period. The assimilation of these different styles has given the buildings within the fort a distinctive look.
Return to hotel and free time at leisure. Dinner & Overnight.
Suggested hotels in AGRA: Double Tree or Ramada Plaza 5*STD / Jaypee Palace or Radisson Blu Hotel 5* DLX
DAY 3 AGRA-FATEHPUR SIKRI-JAIPUR
Breakfast at hotel. Head to Jaipur; En route stop at Fatehpur Sikri for a short visit. Upon reaching Jaipur, check-in at your hotel. Enjoy an evening Rajasthani dinner at local restaurant.
Overnight in hotel.
Suggested hotels in JAIPUR: Radisson Blu Jaipur 5*STD / Hilton Jaipur or Marriott Hotel 5* DLX
DAY 4 JAIPUR
After brakfast, head 11 kms outside the city to visit Amber Fort, the ancient capital of the State until 1728. Visit the Temple of Kali, the Hall of Victory or Jai Mahal and Jagmandir. You can have the unique experience of traveling on elephant back to the top of the hill on which the fort is situated. The Temple of Amba (Mother Goddess), the patron deity of the Royal family is at the entrance to the palace.
Afternoon city tour of the pink city, visit the City Palace and then the Jantar Mantar, an astrological and astronomical Observatory built by Maharaja Jai Singh in 18th century, which is remarkable for its accuracy even at the present times.
Stop at Palace of Winds to take pictures. Return to the hotel and overnight.
DAY 5 JAIPUR-JODHPUR
After breakfast, depart to Jodhpur for 6 hours drive. Upon arrival, check-in at hotel and free time to rest.
In the afternoon, proceed for city tour of Jodhpur starting from Mehrangarh Fort. One of the largest forts in India, the Mehrangarh fort is the pride of Jodhpur. A museum also take a place inside the fort, displaying a rich collection of old royal palanquins, arms, paintings and costumes. Visit Jaswant Thada; a royal cenotaph built in the memory of Maharaja Jaswant Singh II. Return to the hotel and overnight.
Suggested hotels in JODHPUR: Indana Palace Hotel 5*STD / Vivanta by Taj –Hari Mahal Hotel 5* DLX
DAY 6 JODHPUR-RANAKPUR-UDAIPUR
After breakfast, we will depart to Udaipur and visit Ranakpur enroute. Upon arrival to Udaipur, check-in at your hotel and free time at leisure for own activities.
Overnight at the hotel.
Suggested hotels in UDAIPUR: Ramada Resort & Spa 5*STD / Radisson Blu Resort & Spa 5* DLX
DAY 7 IN UDAIPUR
Breakfast at hotel. morning city tour, visiting Jagdish Temple, Saheliyon Ki Bari, Fateh Sagar Lake.
Explore the City Palace, a fusion of Medieval European and Chinese architecture, built by Maharaja Udai Singh. Numerous balconies, towers and cupolas of the palace provide a marvelous view of the lake and the city below.
Late afternoon, you will enjoy a leisurely boat ride on Lake Pichola, about 4 km in length and 3 km wide. Jagniwas was earlier the summer retreat of the prince of Mewar and now a five-star hotel. Dinner in a local restaurant. Return to the hotel and overnight.
DAY 8 UDAIPUR-DELHI
Breakfast at hotel and free time at leisure. Afternoon transfer to Udaipur airport to take the flight back to Delhi.
Upon arrival, transfer to the hotel & check-in.
Overnight in hotel.
Suggested hotels in DELHI: Crowne Plaza Okhla 5*STD / Hyatt regency or The Grand Hotel Delhi 5* DLXDAY 9 DELHI
Dates & Prices
Prices are in USD, per person and based on Single & Double occupancy
APRIL - SEPTEMBER