Witness the bygone era of the Mughals, while exploring Rajasthan with specially designed Royal Rajputana tour. Explore magnificent forts, royal palaces, sand dunes, camel rides. Take a sneak peek through ancient jharokas, which once used by the queens. Not only Royal Rajputana tour grasps you with the culture & traditions of the most colorful state in the country, but it also takes you down to the magnificent era which witnessed tales of chivalry and honor.
Day 01 : Arrive Delhi
Arrive at Delhi International airport. Assist & transfer to the hotel. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 02 : Delhi
Delhi : The modern capital of India and one of the ancient city whose origins are lost in the legend. It is covered with thousands of monuments with its ancient history. Since ancient time many dynasties ruled in India like Hindu, Muslims, including Mughals also. This ancient city was crashed 7 times & rebuilt and India was called 'Golden Sparrow' before Britishers came to India.
After breakfast in the morning full day sightseeing of New Delhi & Old Delhi to include visit, India's largest mosque the Jama Masjid, Photostop at Red Fort and Rickshaw Ride to famous silver street "Chandni Chowk".
Day 03 : Delhi - Samode - Mandawa
You may have lunch in local restaurant and continue your journey towards New Delhi, where you would see India Gate, Parliament, President house, Rajghat (Memorial to Mahatma Gandhi), Gurudwara Bangla Sahib, Lotus Temple, Qutab Minar, return to the hotel. Overnight.
Breakfast in the hotel and drive to Mandawa (3 to 4 hrs). Enroute visit Samode palace with lunch and continue drive to Jaipur. Check-in at hotel. Afternoon visit the painted havelis of Shekhawati. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 04 : Mandawa - Bikaner
Breakfast in the hotel and drive to Bikaner. Arrive in Bikaner and check into hotel. Later enjoy Tonga Ride while going to visit Junagarh fort, where beyond the massive walls, rise picturesque pavilions, delicately ornamented balconies and windows in hundred different designs, murals and frescoes, mirror studded walls & the finest of carvings. Also visit the Deshnok temple, where you see rats who drinks milk which offered by local devotees. Overnight at hotel.
Day 05 : Bikaner - Jaisalmer
Morning drive to Jaisalmer. Check into heritage hotel. Jaisalmer is in the heart of the Thar Desert. Evening free to explore the fortress town, through narrow streets leading to Jain temples. Overnight Jaisalmer.
Day 06 : Jaisalmer
After breakfast, Explore Jaisalmer. Visit Jaisalmer Fort, Patwon ki Haveli. In afternoon, excursion to the sand dunes. Enjoy sun setting down over the horizon of never ending sand dunes. Overnight at hotel.
Day 07 : Jaisalmer - Jodhpur
Breakfast in the hotel then transfer to Blue city Jodhpur. Arrive in Jodhpur. After check in at the hotel, visit Mehrangarh fort. Overnight at hotel.
Day 08 : Jodhpur - Ranakpur - Udaipur
After breakfast drive to Lake City Udaipur. Enroute visit famous temple of Ranakpur with audio guide. Arrive in Udaipur. Check into hotel. In evening enjoy boat ride in Lake Pichola and visit fascinating Jag Mandir. Overnight at hotel.
Day 09 : Udaipur
Breakfast in the hotel, then visit city palace, Eklingji & Nagda temple, in the evening see beautiful garden Sahelion ki Bari, which Maharaja Sangram Singh constructed this garden complex with fountains and lakes for his beautiful daughter. Overnight at hotel.
Day 10 : Udaipur - Jaipur
After breakfast drive to pink city Jaipur, the distance is about 8/9 hours, but there is regular flight also available in this sector.
Day 11 : Jaipur
The Pink City of Rajasthan. Jaipur is one of the colorful city in the world. Jaipur is the gateway to the desert state of Rajasthan. Founded by Rajput ruler Maharaja Jai Singh II, in early 18th century, the city possess its grand Rajasthani flamboyance and traditional roots while embracing modernity. The biggest attractions of Rajasthan are its ancient monuments - forts, palaces - which are architectural masterpieces. Added to these are eco-sites such as elaborately embellished stepwells, lake temples and lake palaces. Wide roads, an airport and edgy hotels stand alongside colourful bazaars and impregnable forts, and many local women sport heavy jewellery and bright oranges and pinks on a daily basis.
Arrive in Jaipur and Check into hotel. Visit evening ceremony in Birla Temple. Overnight at the hotel.
After breakfast in the hotel, visit Amber fort and enjoy elephant ride to reach at Fort. Later visit City Palace, Observatory (also called Jantar Mantar), Photostop of Hawa Mahal, and Albert Hall Museum. Later take some time for the shopping; Jaipur is a bargain-hunters haven, where you will find gorgeous Rajasthani crafts for sale that are hard to resist.
Day 12 : Jaipur - Fatehpur Sikri - Agra
Return to hotel for overnight stay.
Breakfast in the hotel and drive to Agra. Enroute visit Fatehpur Sikri and continue your drive.
Fatehpur Sikri : This magnificent fortified ancient city, 40 km west of Agra, was the short lived capital of Mughal Empire between 1572 & 1585, during the reign of Emperor Akbar. Akbar visited the village of Sikri to consult the Sufi Saint Shaikh Salim Chisti, who predicted the birth of an heir to the Mughal throne. When the prediction came true, Akbar built his new capital here, including a stunning mosque and three palace for each of his favorite wives.
Arrive in Agra, Check into hotel. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 13 : Agra - Delhi
Morning breakfast then visit world famous Taj Mahal, World's most beautiful monument, built by Shah Jahan for his beloved wife, Mumtaj Mahal, the Taj has immortalized him as one of the great architectural patrons of the world. Later visit Agra Fort.
On time check out from the hotel and transfer to Delhi. While arrive in the city directly transfer to the international airport to catch flight for your next journey.