Duration : 17 Days / 16 Nights
Destination : Delhi – Mandawa – Bikaner – Jaisalmer – Jodhpur – Ranakpur – Udaipur – Pushkar – Jaipur – Fatehpur Sikri – Agra – Varanasi – Delhi
Namaste! Today you will arrive at the Indira Gandhi International Airport / railway station in Delhi. Later drive to the hotel for a comfortable night stay.
In the morning after breakfast take a full day sightseeing tour of Old and New delhi. The visits will include some of the finest places in the city such as Laxmi Narayan Temple of Hindus, India Gate, President’s Palace, Raj Ghat, Humayun’s Tomb, Qutab Minar and Lotus Temple. Night stay will be in the hotel.
Morning after breakfast drive to Mandawa fall in the Shekhawati region. Mandawa is famous for open art gallery as most of the walls are richly painted and wide use of the frescoes paintings can also be seen at castle Mandawa. Take a leisurely walk into this small hamlet where you can get a chance to intermingle with local folks. After spending your wonderful time in village street come back to the hotel for comfortable night stay.
Morning after breakfast drive to to Bikaner, On the way visit breeding farm and Rat temple, which is full of small and big rats. Upon arrival in Bikaner transfer to your hotel. Later in the after enjoy city tour of Junagarh Fort made by Raja Rai Singh in the year of 1588. Also visit Lalgarh Palace whose architect was Sir Swinton Jacob; he designed this palace for Maharaja Ganga Singh. Rest of the time free for own activities. Comfortable night stay at the hotel.
After breakfast drive to Jaisalmer. Upon arrival in Jaisalmer check into the your hotel. Rest of the time free for explore the city / own activities. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Morning after breakfast enjoy sightseeing tour in Jaisalmer city. Day starts with visit of Jaisalmer Fort build in the year of 1156 A.D by the Bhati ruler Rawal Jaisal for the defence of the city. The fort is made of yellow sandstone which glitters like a gold when sun rays fall on it. This fort is still inhabited by local population. Later visit Patwon Ki Haveli made by Guman Chand Patwa and his five sons. The excellent work done with the stones are breathtaking. After that visit Gadi Sagar Lake which was once the only source of water to the Jaisalmer city and Kuldhara Village ( Ghost Village) . Later return to the hotel for lunch and take some rest. In the evening enjoy camel Safari at Khuri Dunes which is about 50 Km from the city. Come back after sunset Night stay at the hotel.
After breakfast in the morning drive to Jodhpur which is the second largest city in the state of Rajasthan and better recognized as Blue City. On arrival transfer to the hotel. After sightseeing tour to Jodhpur’s famous tourist attractions such as the Mehrangarh Fort, Jaswant Thada Memorial, Clock tower and local Market. Comfortable night stay at the hotel.
Drive to Udaipur on the way visit Ranakpur Jain temples dedicated to the first Tirthankra of Jain sect. There are 1444 carved marble pillars and the most interesting part is that no two pillars are the same. Upon arrival in Udaipur check into hotel. After a long journey rest for the day in the hotel. Night stay at the hotel.
Morning after breakfast visit the “city of lakes” Udaipur. Visit City Palace museum, where one can find rooms with mirrored walls and ivory doors, colored glass windows and inlaid marble balconies. Also visit famous peacock courtyard, Sahelion ki Bari (the garden of royal ladies) Later enjoy boat ride on Lake Pichola. In the evening you should visit Bagore ki haveli. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Head to Pushkar this morning, the land where one of the major cattle fair is held every year in the month of November. The Pushkar houses many temples but most of them were destroyed by Aurangzeb the last Mughal ruler. The most famous among all is the Brahma temple which is the only temple dedicated to Lord Brahma which lies on the Shore of Pushkar Lake. Later go for sightseeing tour of the temples. Overnight stay at hotel.
Morning after leisurely breakfast drive to Jaipur. On arrival at Jaipur check in to the hotel. Later enjoy half day sightseeing tour of the Pink City visiting City Palace (Museum), Jantar Mantar (Observatory) and Hawa Mahal (The Palace of Winds). In the evening spend time in the crowded markets of Jaipur city and then drive back to your hotel.
After breakfast we drive toward the Amber Fort which lies 10 kms out of the city. At Amber Fort you will enjoy ride on an Indian Elephant to ascend the Fort. After visiting the fort drive back downhill and proceed to Jaigarh fort which displays the largest canon in the world. Afternoon free for Shopping and visit Hand block printing Market. Night stay will be at the hotel.
After breakfast we head to Agra, the city of the most beautiful Taj Mahal. On the way to Agra, 35 kms before the city we stop at the for bidden city of Fatehpur Sikri. Later continue drive to Agra where check in formalities will be done at the hotel. Now the time has come to visit the Taj Mahal which is perhaps the most beautiful monument ever built for love, in the history. Also after visit Agra Fort.. Night stay will be at your hotel in Agra.
After breakfast visit Agra Fort and Tomb of Itmad-ud-Daulah. And Evening transfer to railway station for catch the Train No. 4866 (Marudhar Exp) at. 21:15 Hrs for Varanasi. Overnight in Train.
Arrrival At Varanasi Railway station at. 09:40 Hrs by our representative and check inn at hotel. Afternoon, excursion half days sighting. Comfortable night stay at the hotel.
Early morning experience a boat ride on holy River Ganges to witness the early offerings and prayer on the bank of the river. After breakfast proceed for an offerings and prayer on the bank of the river. After breakfast proceed for an attaining enlightenment. Visit the temples of Varanasi, the Golden Temple dedicated to lord Shiva, The Durga temple dedicated to goddess Durga Interestingly the Durga temple is also known as the Monkey Temple due to the largenumber of monkeys found in the temple premises. Comfortable night stay at the hotel.
After breakfast fly to Delhi and get transfer to the airport /railway station for the next phase of your journey.