Duration

11 nights/12 days

Land of Royals, hunts, battles, campaigns, contrasts, chivalry, folk songs, dances, ballads one in all; the magical land of Rajputana surprises at every turns and corners. Is this the Kite shaped ‘Thar Desert’ where the bloody battles were fought for honour and pride. Want to know the heroic tales?

Come and explore the galore of this rich cultural state whist staying at old castles and palaces of the nobles dotting in small villages where the songs are still the part of villagers and their families. The palaces and small fortresses are owned by the descendants of the families whose ancestors sacrificed their lives for the motherland to save their master prides and honour.

Trip Highlights

  • Experience Old Delhi’s hustle and bustle on a walking tour.
  • Sunset or sunrise visit the Taj Mahal
  • Climb the ramparts of Jaipur’s Amber Fort Palace on Elephant back
  • Rickshaw ride in Jaipur market
  • Enjoy Camel ride on Sand dunes
  • Open Jeep Safari at around Nimaj
  • Boat ride on Lake Pichola at Udaipur

Tour Plan

Day 01 Arrive Delhi

Our executive will receive you at the Delhi airport and escort you to the hotel for hassle free check in. Overnight stay

Day 02 Delhi Sightseeing

Your tour of Delhi will take you through the old and new face of the capital of India. Old Delhi-Old Delhi is the 300-year-old walled city built by the Mughal emperor Shah Jehan in 1648 as his capital. Drive past the Red Fort from where the Prime Minister of India addresses the nation on India’s Independence Day. Visit Jama Masjid, the most elegant mosque in India that stands high on a hillock. On our way back, we visit Raj Ghat, Mahatama Gandhi’s shrine. New Delhi- New Delhi is the early 20th century British capital designed by Sir Edward Lutyens and Herbert Baker. Drive past the President’s House, the Rashtrapati Bhavan and India Gate, the great memorial arch built to commemorate the slain heroes of World War-I and Indo-Afghan War. Visit the precursor to the Taj Mahal, Humayun’s Tomb built in 1565 AD by the widow of the second Mughal emperor Haji Begum. Later drive to Delhi’s most recognized symbol, the 12th century Qutub Minar, standing 72 metres high and Delhi’s first mosque Quwat-ul-Islam (Light of Islam) Mosque. We end the day by visiting the Hindu heritage of the city, Lakshmi Narayan temple built by one of India’s premier industrial families, the Birlas. Overnight stay

Day 03 Delhi -Agra (Surface, 3 Hrs drive)

After breakfast leave Delhi for Agra for overnight stay. Agra on the right bank of the river Yamuna is known world’s most famous romantic architecture Taj Mahal. Later visit Agra Fort- The red sandstone fort as seen today was constructed by Emperor Akbar in 1573 and additions to the building continued till the time of his grandson Shahjahan. Agra Fort won the Aga Khan Award for Architecture in 2004 and is a UNESCO World Heritage Site . Evening visit Taj at Sunset affords the most impressive views of the Taj and as the sun goes down the white marble first takes on a rich golden sheen, which slowly gives way to rose-pink hues, then deep red and finally blue with the changing light. It is indeed a mesmerizing experience Overnight stay

Day 4 Agra-Fatehpur Sikri - Jaipur (Surface, 05 Hrs drive)

Today morning leave Agra for Jaipur enroute visiting Fatehpur Sikri. Fatehpur Sikri –This magnificent ghost city of Fatehpur Sikri, former imperial capital of the great Mughal emperor Akbar, straddles the crest of a rocky ridge 40km southwest of Agra. Fatehpur Sikri was built by Emperor Akbar in 1569, in honour of the great Saint Sheikh Salim Chisti who blessed Akbar and prophesized the birth of three sons to the heirless Emperor. On arrival at Jaipur check in at hotel Jaipur is vibrant capital of Rajasthan state, which is also known as ‘pink city” for the colour of the building in its wonderful old city. its foundation in the 17th century by Sawai Jai Singh, from whom it derives its name. Overnight stay

Day 5 Jaipur-Sightseeing

Morning: Visit Amber Fort, a classic Rajasthani Fort Palace. The fort may look rough and austere from the outside, but the interiors in true Rajasthani style palaces evoke a sense of refined luxury. City tour begins with a visit to the Maharaja's City Palace, a sprawling complex that served as home to the Jaipur rulers since the early 18th century. The complex is now a part museum with sections exhibiting some of the family memorabilia and art collection of the royal Jaipur family. Later visit an astronomical observatory Jantar Mantar, which is the largest stone and marble crafted observatory in the world. Stop at the Hawa Mahal or the Palace of Winds for photography. Overnight stay

Day 6 Jaipur- Khimsar (06 ½ Hrs drive)

Today morning at leisure. Late afternoon visit Khimsar Sand Dunes Village and enjoy camel ride. Overnight stay

Day 7 Khimsar-Osian (01 ½ Hrs drive)

Today morning leave for Osian where you stay Reggie Singh camp.Oisan is remote village in the Thar dessert ,known for its temples, sand-dunes and diversity of Rajasthani culture and tradition. Later afternoon embark on camel safari visiting local tribes, such as Bishnois,potters etc.. After visit you will back to Camp by jeep. Enjoy your candlelit dinner under at thatched cabana and listen to folk musicians. Overnight stay

Day 8 Osian-Nimaj (03 ½ hrs drive)

Today morning drive to Nimaj.On arrival, check in at Chhatrasagar Camp. Situated on the Jaipur-Jodhpur highway. Chhatra Sagar was built as a hunting lodge of the Nimaj Estate. Surrounded by lush green fields of wheat, mustard, cotton and chilies and vast grazing pastures, this hundred year old reservoir, with a periphery of about 10 kms, is an ideal destination for nature lovers and a perfect getaway from the chaotic city life. Experience the warm hospitality, and enjoy some truly delicious Indian and traditional Rajasthani meals cooked with farm fresh vegetables in the family kitchen. Overnight stay.

Day 9 Nimaj

Today take guided Jeep Safari organized by resort. The safari takes you through the villages and wild life sanctuary where you will get the chance to see the rare Black Buck and other game birds. Overnight stay.

Day 10 Nimaj-Devigarh (05 Hrs drive)

Today morning drive to Devigarh. On arrival chicken at Devigarh Fort. Nestled in the aravali hills, the 18th century Devi Garh palace in the village of Delwara, forms one of the three main passes into the valley of Udaipur. Devi Garh Fort palace was conceived as a place where the past meets the future. Overnight stay

Day 11 Devigarh –Udaipur-Devigarh

Udaipur is one of the most romantic destinations in the world, a gorgeous tapestry of palaces, temples, gardens and lakes.This charming Rajasthani city is a relaxed, picturesque city, set amidst the stark Aravali hills. Visit the spectacular City Place and Museum built in 1725, home to the Dilkhush Mahal, Moti Mahal, the ornately decorated Palace of Lord Krishna and the beautiful Shish Mahal, studded with glittering mirror work. Later visit the Jagdish Temple, built in 1651, and dedicated to Lord Vishnu, who is the Preserver in the Hindu Trinity. Also visit the Sahelion ki Bari gardens and then drive around Fatesagar Lake. A Boat ride on Lake Pichola- On two of the several islands in the lake, the rulers of Udaipur constructed pleasure palaces, the Jag Mandir and the Jag Niwas (The Lake Palace Hotel).

Day 12 Leave Devigarh –Udaipur/Delhi or Mumbai

Today in time transfer to Udaipur airport (01 hrs drive) to board the return flight to home via Delhi or Mumbai

Tour Map

HOTELS : GREAT JOURNEYS OF RAJASTHAN
CITY LUXURY DELUXE STANDARD NIGHTS
Delhi Imperial The Claridges Amarya Haveli 02 Nights
Agra Oberoi Amarvilas Trident Clark Shiraz 01 Night
Jaipur Taj Rambagh Palace Samode Haveli Shahpura House 02 Nights
Khimsar Khimsar Fort Khimsar Fort Khimsar Fort 02 Nights
Osian* The Camel camp The Camel camp The Camel camp 01 Nights
Nimaj Chhatrsagar camp* Nimaj Palace Nimaj Palace 02 Nights
Devigarh/Udaipur Devigarh Fatehgarh Palace Jagat Niwas Palace 02 Nights
 
Based on Twin sharing USD RATES EURO RATES GBP RATES
Twin sharing cost on luxury hotels 3744 Per Person 2857 Per Person 2285 Per Person
Twin sharing cost on deluxe hotels 2117 Per Person 1615 Per Person 1292 Per Person
Twin sharing cost on economy hotels 1671 Per Person 1275 Per Person 1020 Per Person

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