Hidden Treasure of Rajasthan Tour
Duration: 09 Nights/10 Days
Destinations Covered : New Delhi - Agra - Jaipur - Kuchaman - Khimsar - Mandawa - Samode - New Delhi
Day 01: New Delhi:
Welcome to Incredible India!!! On arrival at Delhi international airport you will be received by our representative and transferred to your hotel. At New Delhi, evening to be used in shopping and visiting the local bazaars. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 02: New Delhi:
Morning proceed for a daylong sightseeing of Old Delhi (Shahajahanabad) and New Delhi which includes Jama Masjid, Red Fort, Chandni Chowk, Lotus Temple, India Gate and the grand government buildings, the President’s House, Mahatama Gandhi Memorial. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 03: Agra:
Morning, drive to Agra in your exclusive vehicle. On the way visit Sikandara which is the mausoleum of Akbar. On arrival at Agra, check-in at your Hotel. After brief leisure, proceed to visit The Agra Fort - the rusty and majestic red-sandstone fort of Agra stands on the banks of river Yamuna. Later at sunset visit the magnificent Taj Mahal - one of the seven wonders of the world surely the most extravagant expression of love ever created. It took over 17 years to build this memorial by Shah Jahan for his beloved wife Mumtaj. Night stay in your hotel.
Note: Taj Mahal remains closed on Friday.
Day 04: Jaipur:
In the morning drive to Jaipur en-route visiting Fatehpur Sikri - a perfectly preserved red sandstone “ghost town" which was the estranged capital of mughal emperor Akbar. On arrival at the charming Pink City of India, check-in at your hotel. Day free at leisure. This is the only city in the world symbolizing the nine divisions of the universe through the nine rectangular sectors subdividing it. In the evening take a walking tour of the colorful streets and bazaars of Jaipur City. The beauty of Jaipur is that its unique architecture and town planning is visible at even the most common places such as its squares and lanes. Night stay in your hotel.
Day 05: Jaipur:
Take a full day long sightseeing tour of Jaipur city that includes the City Palace, Jantar Mantar observatory, Hawa Mahal, Birla temple, Albert hall and excursion to the old capital Amber Fort. Here at Amber, you’ll ascend till the gates of majestic fort on elephant back. The fort displays a beautiful mix of Mughal and Rajput styles of architecture. Evening you have the option to visit an ethnic village resort namely ‘Chokhi Dhani’ where you may enjoy traditional Rajasthani dinner along with other cultural performances. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 06: Kuchaman:
After breakfast, drive straight to Kuchaman. Kuchaman a city in Nagaur district of Rajasthan is well known for its Shekhavati style Havelis that have been well preserved and still display the same artwork today. The city has been a hub of activities with a congregation of religious places, market and historical monuments. On arrival check-in at your hotel. Later move out to visit Kuchaman Fort and the town. Meet with the local people and understand the rural India. Over night at your hotel.
Day 07: Khimsar:
Morning drive straight to Khimsar. On arrival check-in into your hotel (Khimsar Fort). This marvelous property was awarded the 'GRAND HERITAGE AWARD FOR EXCELLENCE'. In the evening enjoy the sensational sunset on the sand dunes and visit the nearby homes of the locals to have a feel of the rural life-style. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 08: Mandawa:
Morning, drive to Mandawa. On arrival check in at your hotel. Later visit Mandawa town, founded 1755 by Thakur Nawal Singh and still the home of his descendants, has beautiful frescoes, havelis and mansions. Mandawa castle one of the finest castles of Rajasthan, is now a hotel and house of collection of armories, costumes of ancestors, canons from 1820 ancient coins, numismatic collection and many other interesting items, preserved in a museum. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 09: Samode:
After having a leisurely breakfast, drive to Samode in your exclusive vehicle. Samode a small village near Jaipur is famous for its beautiful Samode Palace and garden. You will be wonder struck at the building structure of the exquisite Diwan-I-Khas, that still adorned with original paintings and mirror work. During the day, a camel ride through the Samode village and the adjoining countryside is a good idea. Evening hold lot more in its treasures, the hotel organizes a musical evening of folk dances and songs performed by the local artisans. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 10: Departure:
After breakfast check-out from hotel and you will be transferred to Delhi international airport for your onward journey. (The Tour Ends)