Rhymes of Rajasthan
Duration: 17 Nights/18 Days
Destinations Covered : New Delhi - Jaipur - Udaipur - Mount Abu - Jodhpur - Jaisalmer - Bikaner - Samode - Ranthambhore - Agra - 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: Jaipur:
In the morning drive to Jaipur. 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 04: 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 05: Udaipur:
Morning drive to Udaipur in your exclusive vehicle. The city is built in 1559 A.D. by Maharaja Udai Singh and has been described as one of the most romantic cities of the world. On arrival, check-in at your hotel. In the evening take a walk through the colorful Bazaar. Take a boat ride on Lake Pichola, and visit the Jag Mandir Palace amidst the lake, the picturesque beauty of the palace will take your breath away. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 06: Udaipur:
Take a full day sightseeing trip of the city which includes visit to the City Palace - the largest Palace museum of Rajasthan (note the trees growing at the top floor of the palace, which is actually the summit of the hill the palace is covering!), Saheliyon ki bari, luxuriate some time in this embellishing garden where royal ladies use to bask in the green lawns and blue waters and excursion to temples of Nagada and Eklingji. In the evening visit the 300-year-old Jagdish Temple and the Royal Cenotaphs of the Rajput kings. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 07: Mount Abu:
Early in the morning drive to the hill station in Rajasthan Mount Abu in your exclusive vehicle. On arrival check in at your hotel room. Remaining day at leisure. In the evening take a walking tour near Nakki Lake. Over night in your hotel.
Day 08: Mount Abu:
In the morning visit the sight of the hill station. The Dilwara Jain Temple is so beautifully carved that is difficult to imagine that human hands have sculpted it. You can also visit Gaumukh Temple, Gurushikhar, Peace Park and the other picturesque viewpoints. Over night in your hotel room.
Day 09: Jodhpur:
After breakfast proceed for Jodhpur. On arrival check-in at your hotel. Move out for a sightseeing tour of the city. Visit the grandeur of the Umaid Bhawan Palace, Mehrangarh fort and Jaswant Thada and Clock Tower. Evenings at leisure, walk along the flourishing spice market here, you are left fascinated by the aroma of the opulent variety of spices. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 10: Jodhpur:
Excursion to Osian temple town or half day jeep safari in Bishnoi villages. Back at Jodhpur rest of the time free to shop around the bazaars. Over night at your hotel.
Day 11: Jaisalmer:
Early morning drive to Jaisalmer – City of Golden Deserts in your exclusive vehicle. On arrival transfer on camels to desert Place in a village outside Jaisalmer to spend your day in rustic desert atmosphere and enjoy dance and some cultural activities under the tinkling stars. Overnight stay in your tents.
Day 12: Jaisalmer:
In the morning drive to Jaisalmer city. On arrival, check in into your hotel room. After having a leisurely breakfast move out for sightseeing of one of the oldest forts of Rajasthan "Golden Fort", Gadisar Lake followed by a walking tour to admire the excellent stone carving work on Havelies in the town. Visit the Patwon Ki Haveli ( Mansion) and Salim singh Ki Haveli, with their carved balconies and brackets which are supreme examples of the art. Overnight in your hotel.
Day 13: Bikaner:
Morning drive to the Bikaner - city of the best breed camels in the world. On arrival check-in at your hotel. Visit the Camel Breeding farms, Junagarh Fort, Lallgarh Palace, Fort Museum and the remarkable Bhandasar Jain temples. The magnificent palace is fabricated in red sandstone and marble is embellished with mirror work, exquisite carvings and paintings, definitely a worth visiting sight. In the evening you are free to wander in the busy market area. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 14: 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 15: Ranthambhore:
After having a leisurely breakfast drive to Ranthambhore - one of the most famous wildlife parks of India which is said to be the habitat of most photogenic tigers of the world. On arrival at Ranthambhore, check in at your hotel. Overnight stay at your wildlife resort.
Day 16: Ranthambhore:
Morning proceed for jungle safari to see the rare Indian tigers in full glory at the Ranthambhore National Park. After lunch proceed for another jungle safari into Ranthambhore National Park. Share your experience of the adventures day on the dinner table. Over night in your hotel.
Day 17: Agra:
Morning, drive to Agra in your exclusive vehicle. On arrival check-in to your Hotel and move out to visit The Agra Fort - the rusty and majestic red-sandstone fort of Agra stands on the banks of the 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 18: Departure:
After breakfast check-out and you will be driven to reach Delhi. At appropriate time you will be transferred to Delhi international airport for your onward journeys. Tour Ends.