Duration: 9 Nights / 10 Days
Destination Covered: Agra (1) – Jaipur (2) – Bikaner (1) – Jaisalmer (2) – Jodhpur (1) – Udaipur (2)
Day 01: Delhi Railway Station / Airport – Agra Sightseeing (216 Km / 5 hrs)
On arrival at Delhi Railway Station / Airport, you will be met, assisted and get driven to historical and romantic city – Agra, En-route visit Sikandara – the mausoleum of Emperor Akbar. On arrival at Agra, check-in at your hotel, later after some rest visit the world famous Taj Mahal – the most precious gift of love built by Emperor Shah Jahan for his loving wife Mumtaz and Also visit the Marble tile manufacture sweatshops to see traditional workers making astonishing marble crafts.
Overnight stay at hotel in Agra.
Day 02: Agra – Jaipur via Fatehpur Sikri (245 Km / 4 hrs)
After breakfast, check-out form the hotel and get driven to Agra, En-route visit Fatehpur Sikri, is the legends of Akbar and his famed courtiers, the nine jewels or Navaratnas, were born and was one of the best-preserved collections of Indian Mughal architecture in India. This town comprises a series of the royal palaces, harem, courts, a mosque, private quarters and other utility edifices. Fatehpur Sikri sits on rocky ridge, 3 kilometers (1.9 mi) in length and 1 km (0.62 mi) broad and citadel is enclosed by wall on three sides with the fourth bordered by a lake. Its architects were Tuhir Das and Dhruv Chawla and were constructed using Indian principles. The buildings of Fatehpur Sikri show an amalgamation of assorted local schools of architectural craftsmanship such as Gujarat and Bengal. This was because aboriginal craftsmen were used for the creation of the buildings. Influence from Hindu and Jain architecture is seen hand in hand with Islamic rudiments. The edifice material is used in all the edifices at Fatehpur Sikri, a palace-city complex, is the locally prey red sandstone, known as ‘Sikri sandstone’. It is entrance through gates along the 5 miles (8.0 km) long fort wall, namely, Delhi Gate, the Lal Gate, the Agra Gate, Birbal’s Gate, Chandanpal Gate, The Gwalior Gate, the Tehra Gate, the Chor Gate and the Ajmere Gate.
Later continue your drive to Jaipur. On arrival at Jaipur, check-in at your hotel.
Overnight stay at hotel in Jaipur.
Day 03: Jaipur City Tour
After breakfast proceed for in & around sightseeing of Jaipur, to explore the India most flamboyant affirm and the beguiling chronological town. Here you will be visiting City Palace, Jantar Mantar, Hawa Mahal and Amber Fort.
Impressive merge of customary Rajput and Mughal building, the huge City multifaceted occupies nearly one-seventh of the ‘Pink City’. The dawdling camel’s safaris, unhurried cycle-rickshaws aggravate group of motorbikes, and everywhere energetic auto rickshaws watch for easy quarry. In the center of this bedlam, the magnificence of Jaipur’s royal past is islands of relative tranquil stir up a different lick and another world.
Jantar Mantar, Sawai Jai Singh II built compilation of exorbitant appliances. Sawai Jai like Jantar mantra has erected five other amenities at diverse site – the Jaipur observatory is the one of the chief and best potted. This has been emblazoned on the UNESCO World Heritage List as “an appearance having the exorbitant ability and astral notion of the court, learned prince at the end of the Mughal period”.
‘Palace of Winds’, or Hawa Mahal, is one of the most famous tourist lures in Jaipur. Sited in the heart of the town, the charming red-sandstone citadel was erected in 17th century by the Maharaja Sawai Pratap Singh. The palace was built to provide the regal women a right to views the everyday life through the 953 miniature windows called jharokhas that are bedecked with complicated latticework.
Another charming palace is Amber, sited at the 11 kilometers from Jaipur and was erected by the Kachwahas of Amber. The gigantic fort palace multifaceted was named after named of the goddess Amba. Their craggy sinister externals contradict an internal ecstasy with a good-looking synthesis of art and edifice.
In the afternoon you can stroll towards the old Jaipur markets where you can experience a maze of path and explosion with color and chaos. The minute shops over there are loaded with the collection of goods like brocades, gold overstated sarong and sparkling saris; jewellery and trinkets; cologne; customary camel-leather shoes and bangles of glass, tiny paintings and puppets; azure ceramic and carvings in sandstone and granite; carpets and blankets; furniture and antiques; as well as shops selling paraphernalia, ironware, brassware and house wares. This will be a good opportunity for the shopping lovers.
Overnight stay at hotel in Jaipur.
Day 05: Bikaner Half day Sightseeing – Jaisalmer (333 Km / 6 hrs)
After breakfast, check-out form the hotel and proceed for half day local sightseeing of Bikaner visit Junagarh Fort, which includes Anup Mahal, Gaj Mandir, Sheesh Mahal and Prachina Museum, Lalgarh Palace.
Later in the afternoon get driven to the heart of Thar –desert i.e. to the Jaisalmer. On arrival at Jaisalmer, check-in at your hotel.
Founded in the 12th century, Jaisalmer is one of the flourishing regions of the medieval era having the main trade routes from India to Arabia, Persia, Egypt and Europe. In this parched boondocks, many former menarche’s and flush merchants have constructed a unique and marvelous dwelling out of sandstone, which have withstand the battering storms of the desert throughout the era.
Overnight stay at hotel in Jaisalmer.
Day 06: Jaisalmer Local Sightseeing
After breakfast proceed for in & around sightseeing of Jaisalmer, including its famous fort, havelis and temples. Standing on a ridge of yellowish sandstone, the ‘golden fort’ is one of the largest fortifications in the world. The fort placed amidst the sandy expanse of the great Thar Desert, on Trikuta Hill, and has been the panorama of numerous battles. Its massive yellow sandstone walls are a tawny lion color during the day; fading to honey-gold as the sun sets, thereby disguise the fort in the yellow desert. Within the fort one can see the Rawal’s seven-storey citadel with delicately imprinted terrace, temples and havelis constructed by the Jain community. Renowned as the “Museum City”, golden city have some splendid imprinted havelis in the area including the Salim Singh-ki-Haveli, Nathmalji-ki-Haveli and Patwon-ki- Haveli.
A visit to the golden city of Rajasthan will not be complete unless you will view the charming sand dunes sited outside the city. You will be driven there in a jeep and have an opportunity to enjoy a short camel ride. Enroute to the dunes, you will be taken to see the mysterious abandoned village of Kuldhara. For seven centuries, the Paliwal Brahmins made Kuldhara their home – one of 84 villages where they flourished in their heyday. The story goes that in the early 19th century the beautiful daughter of the village chief fell prey to the all-powerful prime minister of the king of Jaisalmer. The village people had two options – either surrender the girl to the minister or face his threats of harassment. The villagers packed up all their belongings and abandoned their homes, leaving behind a curse that anyone who tried to live in the village would perish; it has remained uninhabited ever since.
Overnight stay at hotel in Jaisalmer.
Day 07: Jaisalmer – Jodhpur (285 Km / 5 hrs)
After breakfast, check-put form the hotel and get driven to the ‘sun city’ of Rajasthan because bright, sunny weather allure people all the year around. On arrival at Jodhpur, check-in at your hotel, evening id free at leisure.
Founded in 1459 by Rao Jodha, a Rajput chief of the Rathore clan, Jodhpur was once the capital of the Marwar state and a trading center for the opium, copper, silk, sandals, date palms and coffee. Now the area has matured to befall as the second largest city of the Rajasthan but without peeling its archeological finery.
Overnight stay at hotel in Jodhpur
Day 08: Jodhpur Half day Sightseeing – Udaipur (260 Km / 5 hrs)
After breakfast, check-out form the hotel and proceed for half day sightseeing by casing Umaid Bhawan Palace, Meharangarh Fort and Jaswant Thada. After visit, continue your drive to Udaipur. On arrival at Udaipur, check-in at your hotel, evening will be free either to explore the town on your own
Day 09: Udaipur Local Sightseeing
After breakfast, proceed for in & around sightseeing of Udaipur, visit the glorious City Palace that consist of four major and numerous minor palaces constructed by the Mewar rulers and each fortress is perfectly included in medieval style. Continue your trip and further move towards the Jagdish Mandir temple multifaceted, sited at the main gate of the city palace. The shrine was erected in the 1651and was devoted to the Jagannath, a facet of Lord Vishnu (the black granite icon preserve within). At the afternoon after having lunch, stroll throughout the Saheliyon-ki-Bari garden, which is formed by the Sangram Singh in the 18th century. The garden is also a mound of the Fatah Sagar Lake characteristics the lotus puddles, granite gazebo and elephant-shaped cascades.
Later in the afternoon you can take a yacht traverse on the beautiful Lake Pichola. From vessel you can vista the two islands- one is the Jag Niwas Island and other Jag Mandir Island. The Jag Niwas Island is a renowned lake palace, constructed by the Maharana Jagat Singh II in 1754. At present, this palace is the comfy heritage hotel, with patio’s, sprays and precincts. The rumors for this property is that Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan derivative some of his ideas for the Taj Mahal from Jag Mandir after staying at this place. You will also be observing the astonishing sunset from this palace.
Overnight stay at hotel in Udaipur.
Overnight stay at hotel in Mount Abu.
Day 10: Hotel – Udaipur Railway Station / Airport
After breakfast, check-out form the hotel and get driven to Udaipur Railway Station / Airport for onward journey.