OVERVIEW OF TOUR - DESCRIPTION ABOUT TOUR
Duration: 09 Nights / 10 Days
Destinations: Delhi / Agra / Fatehpur Sikri / Jaipur / Chittor / Udaipur / Ranakpur / Jodhpur / Bikaner / Mandawa / Delhi.
Experience the Royalty of Rajasthan with Charismatic Delhi.
This Rajasthan tour with Delhi takes you back in an era where India was proudly termed as the golden sparrow. The state of Rajasthan owns more than its fair share of remarkable monuments and palaces and this tour lets you explore the most precious of the lot. The tour starts in Delhi where you experience the wonders of some colonial buildings which played significant sole in the Indian history. Take a drive to Agra to explore the majestic beauty of Taj Mahal, one of the Seven Wonders of the World. As you move ahead to start your expedition to Rajasthan, you will be thrilled by the vibrancy in cultures and traditions sprawling here. Witness the most popular cities of Rajasthan, including Jaipur, Chittor, Udaipur, Ranakpur, Jodhpur, Bikaner and Mandawa. This beautifully planned tour to Rajasthan promises a whale of a time to all kind of travelers, giving all a bag full of memories to be cherished for a lifetime.
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TOUR PLAN - Detailed Itinerary
Day 01: Delhi arrival.
Welcome to Colourful India. On arrival at the Airport, you will be greeted by our representative who will assist you to your hotel.
Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 02: Delhi – Agra drive (205 Km/ 3 hrs) using Expressway.
After breakfast, get ready for a day tour to Delhi. You will visit some iconic historical places like Raj Gath, Humayun Tomb, India Gate and drive past Parliament house, President House. The day tour ends with a visit to the legendary Qutub Minar.
Drive to Agra and check into the hotel for 01 night stay.
Day 03: Agra – Jaipur drive (240 Km/ 5-6 hrs) via Fatehpur Sikri.
Start your day early to eye striking views of the pearly white monument Taj Mahal (Closed on Friday). This epitome of true love was built by Emperor Shah Jahan in 1633 for his loving wife Mumtaj Mahal. Thereafter, go back to the hotel for breakfast which is followed by a visit to the grand Agra Fort where emperors of the Mughal Dynasty resided till 1638.
Later, enjoy a blissful drive to Jaipur. En-route visit Fatehpur Sikri (40 Km from Agra) where you will witness some majestic masterpieces of history, including the Buland Darwaza , Palace of Jodha Bai , Birbal Bhawan & Panch Mahal.
On arrival at Jaipur, our company representative would assist you to check in to the hotel for 02 nights stay. Leisure and overnight stay at Jaipur.
Day 04: Jaipur.
After breakfast, get ready for an excursion to Amber Fort located in the outskirts of Jaipur. Take the pleasure of an Elephant ride to reach the fort which bestows a kingly experience. Gratify the photographer inside you by clicking some striking pictures of Jal Mahal, Palace of Winds (better known as Hawa Mahal), City Palace Museum and Jantar Mantar (Observatory).
Later walled city tour by walk
Eye the wonders of the City Palace via Tripolia Gate (Entrance gate of Royal Family) which features a remarkable structure with intricate architecture. Explore the vibrancy of the city of Jaipur by visiting the local bazaars where one can find beautiful ornaments, garments, handicrafts, etc. Bangle Street remains a popular market of the city. The tour ends at the Ramchandra ji temple from where one can cherish astonishing views of the city.
Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 05: Jaipur – Udaipur drive (400 Km/ 6-7 hrs) via Chittor.
Enjoy breakfast at hotel and drive to Udaipur. En-route visit Chittorgarh Fort, one of the largest forts in India. The fort evokes stories of heroism and sacrifices made by Rajput men and women during historic battles.
Later continue drive to Udaipur, check into the hotel for 02 nights stay. Leisure and overnight stay at hotel.
Day 06: Udaipur.
After breakfast, enjoy a day tour to Udaipur, the city of lakes. Udaipur is a treasure trove of history where one can find the most splendid monuments. Visit majestic architectural wonders like City Palace, Saheliyon ki Bari, Bhartiya Lok Kala Mandal and Jagdish temple followed by a boat ride on Lake Pichola.
Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 07: Udaipur - Jodhpur drive (280 Km/ 6.5 hrs) via Ranakpur.
After breakfast, get ready for a drive to Jodhpur, en route you will visit Ranakpur Jain Temples (98 Km from Udaipur). Ranakpur is widely known for its marble Jain temple and for the remarkable Sun Temple lying opposite the former. The temple features distinctive domes and over 1444 marble pillars carved beautifully with exquisite detailing.
Later continue drive to Jodhpur. Upon arrival, transfer to the hotel for 01 night stay. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 08: Jodhpur – Bikaner drive (250 Km/ 5 hrs) via Deshnok
After breakfast, you enjoy a tour to the beautiful city of Jodhpur where you experience the real fervor of Rajasthan. You will visit Mehrangarh Fort standing four hundred feet above the skyline of the city. Also, explore Jaswant Thada, a cenotaph which was raised by Maharaja Sardar Singh of Jodhpur State in 1899.
Later drive to Bikaner, en-route visit Deshnok known for its 600-year-old Karni Mata Temple, where rats are worshiped.
On arrival at Bikaner, check into hotel for 01 night. Leisure and overnight at hotel.
Day 09: Bikaner – Mandawa drive (190 Km/ 4 hrs)
Enjoy an early breakfast at the hotel and visit Junagarh Fort. The Fort was built in 1478 by Rao Bika and houses numerous palaces and temples made of red sandstone and marble. Next visit the Lallgarh Palace which was built for Sir Ganga Singh, Maharaja of Bikaner, between 1902 and 1926. The palace flaunts an Indo-Saracenic style and looks grand in its outlook.
Later drive to Mandawa. On arrival, visit village and explore the number of fascinating havelis sprinkled here. All these havelis feature remarkable wall paintings.
Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 10: Mandawa – Delhi drive (250 Km/ 5-6 hrs) & Onward Journey by flight
After breakfast, drive to Delhi. On arrival, drop at IGI airport to take a flight for the journey ahead.