Rajasthan Desert Tour


Tour Name : Rajasthan Desert Tour

Destination : Delhi - Agra - Jaipur - Pushkar - Udaipur - Jodhpur - Jaisalmer - Bikaner - Mandawa - Delhi

Duration :13 Nights - 14 Days

Rajasthan is often portrayed as one vast open-air museum, with its relics so well preserved that it delights even the most skeptical traveler. If you are on a journey to explore the colorful and culturally vibrant lands of India, then you surely cannot afford to bail out the royal state of Rajasthan. The land of the Rajput clan, Rajasthan has such an enriching cultural heritage that the tour of India will turn vague if left without it.

"This tour is designed especially to give maximum opportunity to see and photograph of real Indian Culture and Architecture.

Detailed Itinerary

Day 1: Delhi Arrival

When you land on New Delhi international airport our field representative offers you first toast of Indian hospitality. He greets you and escorts you to already booked luxurious hotel. On hotel arrival representative assists you in check-in related formalities and handover the tour related documents. Relax in rooms. If left with enough time guide takes you to the world's largest temple complex 'Akshardham'. Return back to hotel for dinner and night stay.

Day 2: Delhi Sightseeing

Take pleasure in leisure breakfast then leave for sightseeing tour of Indian capital. This city had been destroyed and reestablished seven times in past and the modern upliftment was given by British architect Edwin Lutyens. Basically city is divided into two major categories: Old & New Delhi. Places of tourists' interest in Old Delhi are: Raj Ghat, Jama Masjid, Red Fort and old lanes of Chandni Chowk. New Delhi's sightseeing attractions are: Humayun's tomb, Sansad Bhawan, India Gate, Qutub complex, Laxminarayan temple, Lotus Temple and Doll museum. Dinner and night stay in Delhi.

Day 3: Delhi – Agra

Post breakfast in the morning drive towards Agra. En-route visit to tomb of great Mughal emperor 'Akbar' at Sikandra Golden Triangle Tour With Amritsarthereafter continue your journey to Agra. On reaching Agra check-in hotel and relax for a while. On the second half leave for sightseeing. The monuments you visit will be world famous Taj Mahal. Spend nearly two hours in its premises because the enchanting beauty of monument couldn't be explored in short span of time. In the evening explore the street market to know more closely the culture of city. Return hotel for dinner and overnight stay.

Day 4: Agra – Jaipur

After early morning breakfast, proceed towards Agra fort, a fort form where Muhgal rulers used to rule over their sultanate. Agra fort was the place where Aurangzeb kept his father 'Shah Jahan' imprisoned there after pay visit to Itimad-ul-Dulah tomb. Enjoy leisurely lunch of Mughali cuisine then drive towards Jaipur. En-route visit to ghost city 'Fatehpur Sikri'. This fort was built by Mughal emperor 'Akbar' as his new capital but he wasn't able to rule from newly built city due to scarcity of water and infiltration. 'Fatehpur Sikri' still houses the architectural wonders like Buland Darwaza. After visiting Fatehpur Sikri continue your journey towards Jaipur. On Jaipur arrival Check-in hotel and enjoy dinner and overnight stay.

Day 5: Jaipur Sightseeing

Early in the morning take breakfast and leave for sightseeing tour of city. The very first destination is located on the outskirt of Pink city Jaipur. Amber Fort, the former capital of Kanchwaha Rajput rulers. It is located on hilltop of Aravalli range and overlooks the city and Maota lake. You can enjoy elephant ride here. Your other destinations will be Jal Mahal, City Palace, hawa Mahal and Jantar Mantar. In the evening enjoy shopping around street market. Later Golden Triangle Tour With Amritsarguide takes you to Chowki Dhani for dinner. It's a five star resort built in traditional village style of Rajasthan. Here you would enjoy folk music and dance performed by local artists over dinner. Your will be drive back to hotel for night stay.

Day 6: Jaipur – Pushkar

On sixth day of the tour have morning breakfast in hotel then proceed for holy town of Pushkar. En-route pay visit to Dargah Shariff of Hazrat Khwaja Muinuddin Chishti and then continue your journey towards Pushkar. Pushkar is a Hindu holy town located in Ajmer district of Rajasthan. Considered as fifth Dham by Hindus it houses the only Brahma temple of the world and more than 400 other temples. Every year people throng here from different parts of the world to attend Pushkar Fair On arrival check-in hotel and unwind. Proceed to take holy bath in the sacred lake and have darshan at temple. Checkout the market in evening time and return hotel for dinner and overnight stay.

Day 7: Pushkar – Udaipur

Have leisure breakfast in hotel and then proceed for Udaipur. Udaipur, the serene city is famous by three pet names 'City of Lakes', 'Venice of East' and 'Kashmir of Rajasthan' for being housing several manmade and natural lakes and spectacular location of Aravalli ranges. Once you arrive in city check-in hotel and relax. Rest of time is at your leisure. In the evening time enjoy boating on Lake Pichola and serene view of sunset. Dinner and overnight stay in Golden Triangle Tour With AmritsarUdaipur hotel.

Day 8: Udaipur Sightseeing

After sumptuous breakfast in Udaipur hotel guide take you for sightseeing tour. Pratap Memorial would be the first attraction followed by other enchantments like Sahelion Ki Bari, Jagdish Temple, City Palace Museum and Bhartia Lok Kala Mandir. Spend your evening time by gazing the scenic vistas around Lake Pichola. Come back to hotel for having sumptuous dinner and night stay.

Day 9: Udaipur – Jodhpur

Post breakfast in the morning drive to Jodhpur, a city founded by Rao Jodha which features myriad temples, palaces and forts and also known by the name 'Sun City' or 'Blue City'. Check-in hotel after arrival and relax. Soon leave for the sightseeing spree of Jodhpur. The dominating Mehrangarh fort offers various attractions, once the exploration of fort would complete leave for Jaswant Thada. Get indulge in shopping in the evening time then retrun back to hotel Hotal is waiting for you with delectable cuisine. Drive pleasure in fine dining experience and night stay.

Day 10: Jodhpur – Jaisalmer

Take breakfast and then proceed for Jaisalmer. Commissioned by Maharawal Jaisal Singh, this city stands on Yellow sand stone fort's ridge. On arrival check-in hotel and relaxer for a while. After having lunch go for a tour of India's 'Golden City'. The attractions for the day include Gadisisar Lake cenotaphs of royal family at Bada Bagh. On returning Golden Triangle Tour With Amritsarto hotel check-out the city market. Enjoy dinner and overnight stay in Jaisalmer Hotel

Day 11: Jaisalmer sightseeing

In the morning after breakfast proceed for adventurous excursion of Sam Sand Dune, a celebrated tourist point in the outskirt of Jaisalmer city. It is located 42 Kms far from main town and would be reachable via Jeep, 4 wheel drive SUV and camel safari. At this spot one could enjoy the changing colors of sand dunes from morning to evening while exploring the unending horizn of The Great Indian Thar Desert. On reaching spot take camel joyride to discover the whimsical desert. Witness desert changing colors like chameleon. In the evening enjoy Rajasthani folk music and dance over dinner. Back to hotel for night stay.

Day 12: Jaisalmer – Bikaner

Take satiating breakfast in Jaisalmer hotel and then drive towards Bikaner. In the year 1486 Rajput ruler Rao Bika founded the citadel of desert 'Bikaner'. At present city is dominated by Junagarh fort and famous for Bikaneri snacks On arrival check-in hotel and relax to release fatigue then leave for sightseeing tour. Unlike other forts of Rajasthan which are built on hilltops, Junagarh fort is built in desert plain. In the evening time pay a visit to one of the largest cattle breeding farm of the world. Take a sip of tea prepared from camel milk and enjoy camel ride here. Return hotel for dinner and overnight stay.

Day 13: Bikaner - Mandawa

After lunch pack your bag and drive towards Mandawa. Perched in the Shekhawati region of Rajasthan which is famous for fresco painted havelis, Mandawa too exhibit the artistically designed havelis belonging to the eras of nineteenth and earlier period of twentieth centuries. The tiny town is known as 'Open Art Gallery' of Rajasthan forlaying exhibition of exquisitely designed havelis and hand crafted items. On Golden Triangle Tour With Amritsararrival check-in hotel and relax then proceed for sightseeing spree. Explore the havelis and other architectural wonders of Mandawa before leaving for hotel. Overnight stay in Mandawa Hotel.

Day 14: Bikaner - Delhi

Enjoy early morning breakfast in Mandawa thereafter drive towards Delhi. On reaching Delhi our representative escorts you to IGI airport from where you would catch flight for home. Your "Rajasthan Desert Tour" culminates here