On this classic Rajasthan adventure we discover the grisly history of massive forts, the opulence and splendor of Maharajas’ palaces and be anthralled by the colors, smells and sights of this timeless land. Stroll bustling markets, enjoy a sunset camel safari, marvel at the rampart views from Jodphur’s Meherangarh Fort, enjoy the relaxed atmosphere of Udaipur and soak up the culture of the local people. This is truly the essence of Rajasthan.
Jaipur, Udaipur, Jodhpur, Jaisalmer & Bikaner (8n / 9d)
Day 1 – Jaipur : Arrive at Jaipur and transfer to hotel. Jaipur is known as the “Pink City” after the rusty colour that many of the houses are painted. With beautiful palaces, forts, gardens, temples, and unending market streets, it has a bit of everything that Rajasthan has to offer. Afternoon take a photo stop at the Hawa Mahal (Palace of Winds) and visit the City Palace Museum and Jantar Mantar Observatory.Evening enjoy dinner at a Rajasthani restaurant. Overnight at Jaipur.
Day 2 – Jaipur to Udaipur : Start early morning for the long ride to Udaipur. On the way we pass Bilwara and Chittorgarh. We will take a break at Chittorgarh to visit the Chittorgarh Fort( the largest fort in India and also a world heritage site). It sprawls majestically over a hill 180 m in height spread over an area of 700 hecters above the plains of the valley drained by the Berach River. By late evening reach Udaipur. Overnight at Udaipur.
Day 3 – Udaipur : Full day for Udaipur sightseeing. visit the City Palace, a towering citadel over the shadow of Lake Pichola. The palace is a conglomeration of buildings constructed by successive Rajput rulers. You’ll also visit Jagdish Temple that enshrines black stone carving of lord Shiva and his mighty carrier Garuda. Also visit the Jain temple at Ranakpur, Lake Pichola and Bagore ki Haveli. Overnight at Udaipur.
Day 4 – Udaipur to Jodhpur : After breakfast drive to Jodhpur. En route visit Kumbalghar Fort. Kumbalghar fort is considered as the second most significant fort after Chittorgarh in the Mewar region, and is situated 64 kms north of Udaipur.Built during the course of the 15th century by Rana Kumbha and enlarged through the 19th century, Kumbhalgarh is also the birthplace of Maharana Pratap, the great king and warrior of Mewar.Jodhpur is the second largest city in Rajasthan and is also known as the blue city as most of the houses here are painted blue. The old city is surrounded by a 10 kilometres long wall, which has 101 bastions and seven gates. Overnight at Jodhpur.
Day 5 – Jodhpur : After breakfast drive to Jodhpur. Jodhpur is the second largest city in Rajasthan and is also known as the blue city as most of the houses here are painted blue. The old city is surrounded by a 10 kilometres long wall, which has 101 bastions and seven gates. On your tour of Jodhpur, visit the Mehrangarh Fort, which was built on a steep hill. The fort is among the best in India with exquisitely latticed windows in residential complexes. Later, proceed to visit the Jaswant Thada, a royal cenotaph built in white marble. You can also stroll down the markets of Jodhpur. Overnight at Jodhpur.
Day 6 – Jodhpur to Jaipur: After breakfast leave for Jaipur an check in to the hotel. En route visit the 15th century Amber Fort and palaces, about 10 km outside the walled city, which was the former capital of the region. Evening take a walk through the colorful Jaipur bazaar and finish your shopping. Overnight at Jaipur.
Day 7 – Departure : After breakfast transfer to airport. End of tour.
THEMESCulture Nature Leisure
DESTINATIONSJaipur Uadaipur Jodhpur Jaisalmer Baikaner
– Tea Factory & Tea Garden visit in Munnar
– Wildlife Safari and Spice plantation visit in Thekkady
– Houseboat Stay & Backwater Tour in Alleppey
– Beach & Waterfall Excursions
– Kathakali show & Heritage trail in Fort Cochin
– Relish Kerala cuisine with local family
COST Spoiler content INCLUSIONS & EXCLUSIONS
5 Nights stay at home stay / resort with breakfast, 1 Night stay at houseboat with all meals, All transfers and excursions in private vehicle including all vehicle charges – driver cost, toll, parking etc. , service charges and taxes, Wildlife Safari Charges.
Other than mentioned, Entry tickets and camera charges at sightseeing places ( if applicable )
STAY & TRANSPORT
As this is a customised tour, you can choose the accommodation and transport as per your preference . Accommodation types available – Resorts, Cottages, Home stay, Houseboat. Transport – Private Vehicle ( SUV or Car )
STAY & TRANSPORT
COST MENTIONED IS INDICATIVE.
This is a customized trip. Cost might vary depending on your group size and type of accommodation required. Please contact us for details
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