On arrival at Jaipur, our Representative will meet you there & drive to the hotel. Jaipur - the fabled 'pink city' of the desert named after Jai Singh, the former Maharaja of Jaipur. The palaces and forts of the yesteryears, which were witnesses to the royal processions and splendors, are now living monuments. Enroute we stop at Fatehpur Sikri - which has been described as 'the world's most perfectly preserved ghost town. Built by Akbar in the late 16th century, it was abandoned after only 14 years, and the elegant buildings of this superb walled city remain intact to this day. In the afternoon continue to the 'Pink City' of Jaipur, arrive and check inn to the hotel. This will be a cultural evening, we visit Chokhi Dhani - An ethnic village resort, the vitality of Rajasthani folk culture comes alive as children dance rhythmically to the loud tenor of folk songs sung by men and women, festooned in bright clothes. Gaily caparisoned camel, horses and bullock carts offer joy rides. A traditional Rajasthani dinner will be served. Overnight at the Hotel.
Morning after breakfast at the hotel we visit the dramatic hilltop fortress at Amber ascend the imposing fort on a painted elephant. We wander among glittering inlays and the Hall of Mirrors. We stop to view the elegant Hawa Mahal - this elaborate building, now little more than a faade, is encrusted with delicate screens and carved balconies from which the royal ladies, confined to their quarters, could sneak views of the outside world. After lunch tour of the Maharajah's City Palace, now partly a museum display a unique fusion of Mughal and Hindu architecture, and house a rare collection of paintings, Rajput armoury and costumes. Later we visit the unique Jantar Mantar Observatory - situated in the heart of the city where time has been accurately measured since the 17th century. Explore the colourful bazaars of Jaipur where one can shop for Jewellery, Paintings, block prints, textiles, carpets, brassware, blue pottery etc. Overnight at the hotel.
Morning after breakfast at the hotel drive to Bikaner, tucked away in the desert region of western Rajasthan enroute visiting Mandawa - often called the 'open air art gallery of Rajasthan', the region is famous for the high quality frescoes. , later drive to Bikaner Bikaner The city is renowned for the best riding camels in the world. This after noon you will visit Camel Breeding Farms; Junagarh Fort, a formidable structure encircled by a moat and having some beautiful palaces within. The fort and its palaces are profusely decorated with magnificent stone carvings. 30 kms south of Bikaner is the village of Deshnoke, where the famous Mata Karni Temple is situated. The 600-year-old temple is dedicated to Karni Mata, an incarnation of Goddess Durga. Overnight stay at your hotel. Arrive Bikaner and transfer to the hotel. Overnight at the hotel.
Morning breakfast at the hotel leave for Jaisalmer - is one of the last princely bastions in the region, founded on the crossroads of lucrative trade routes. On arrival check inn to the hotel. Rest of the day will be at leisure. Overnight at hotel.
Morning after breakfast explore the honey-coloured fort that emerges from the flat dry desert sands and enjoy a walk through the maze of narrow streets in the city with ornately decorated havelis in yellow sandstone, built by rich merchants at a time when the city was a key stopping place on the caravan routes from the Middle East. Jaisalmer has been described as an open air museum, and to enter its narrow cobbled lanes is to step back into another era. Evening we enjoy Camel Ride by the sand dunes. Overnight stay at the hotel.
After breakfast ,we leave for Jodhpur through the most interesting contours of the desert landscape, the enchanting forts, temples, other royal residences and settlements retain its medieval character and comprise the town's multifaceted attractions. Jodhpur is a major tourist destination of Rajasthan. It is known to house royal historic monuments of the country. The city holds immense historical importance and was established in 1459 by the Rathore Dynasty. On reaching Jodhpur, check-in to the hotel. After you freshen up, sightseeing of Mandore Gardens,Kaylana Lake & Umaid Bhawan Palace. After visiting the different attractions of this beautiful city, return to the hotel. Stay overnight at the hotel.
Enjoy your breakfast in morning at the hotel, check out and proceed and drive to Mount Abu. En route you will visit the Ranakpur Jain Temple. The Ranakpur Jain temples are hidden in the dense forests of the Aravalli hills in a peaceful setting and are one of the five holy Jain pilgrimages After lunch drive to Mount Abu. On arrival Sightseeing of Mount Abu. Dilwara Temples: This temple complex built in the Solanki style of architecture ,Carved out of white marble, these temples are dedicated to the Jain Tirthankaras. The oldest temple, the Vimal Vasahi temple, was built in 1031 AD and is dedicated to the first of the Jain Tirthankaras. The temples are very famous for the intricate carvings, especially on the pillars. But the most striking feature of this Jain temple is the marble pendant in the dome of the porch. It hangs from the ceiling like an enchanting cluster of half-open lotuses with cups so finely carved that they appear to be transparent. Nakki Lake: Legend has it that this lake was carved out by the Gods. Set picturesquely amidst hills, it is the only artificial lake in India that is 1200 meters above sea level. The Nakki Lake, set amidst the misty hills, makes for a pretty picture with colorful tourist boats gliding past. Toad Rock, a uniquely-shaped rock, adds to the charm of the picturesque lake. The Natural beauty and breathtakingly beautiful temple architecture make this sightseeing tour in Mount, Abu memorable. Overnight stay at your hotel.
After breakfast drive through valleys of the remote and peaceful Aravalli Range to Udaipur. arriving Udaipur, known as the City of Sunrise. It is on the banks of the shimmering lake Pichola and is one of the most romantic cities of Rajasthan. Nestled among the lush hills of the Aravali, it has inevitably been dubbed the 'Venice of the East'. In the evening you will enjoy a leisure boat ride on Lake Pichola. The beautiful stretch of water surrounding the two marvelous structures the Jag Niwas and Jag Mandir is the life line of Udaipur city. The lake is surrounded by many exquisite palaces, temples, hilly terrains, bathing ghats and many gardens. Overnight stay at your hotel.
Morning breakfast at the hotel, followed by an excursion to the famous temple complex of Eklingji & Nagda, visit to City Palace grounds and the museum which are the testamentto the valour and chivalry of the Mewar rulers. Visit Saheliyon ki Bari (the gardens the maids-of-honour), the Jagdish temple on the shores of Lake Pichola. The Bhartiya Lok Kala Mandir is a treasure house of Rajasthani folk culture. The breathtaking beauty of the Lakes Pichola and Fateh Sagar truly makes Udaipur an oasis in the desert. Evening enjoy the Mewar Sound & Light Show 'A Legacy of Honour', which takes you on a journey through the history of Mewar through 15 centuries. Overnight at the hotel.
After breakfast drive to Ranthambhore, En route visit the Chittorgarh Fort which is a huge and colossal structure. The entrance to the fort is provided through seven gates. There are a number of magnificent monuments inside the fort. Tour must include Rana Kumbha Palace, the most imposing monument in the Chittorgarh Fort. Rich heritage and architecture define this palace. It is believed that the palace has underground basements where Rani Padmini and other women performed Johar. After Lunch drive to Ranthambhore. The Park covers a huge area of 400 kms of dry deciduous forest and has three lakes Rajbaug, Padam and Malik and the fort at the entrance. The town gets its name from two hill ranges, 'Ranas' and 'Thambore' which meet there. The main tourists' attraction here is the royal Bengal tiger. The area of Ranthambhore Park hosts 30-32 tigers. Overnight stay at your hotel.
Early morning depart for safari ( at your own ) . Here your naturalist will talk to you about the wildlife found in this Park. Ranthambhore National Park is probably the best place in the world to see wild tigers. 1000 hrs: Return to the Hotel & breakfast will be served ,rest of the day is free to enjoy nature & wild life. visit Ranthambore Fort Evening game drive in Canter into the Park where your naturalist will talk to you about the wildlife found in this Park. And if you are lucky you will spot the tiger. Overnight stay at your hotel.
After breakfast check out from hotel and transfer to Jaipur for your onward journey.
12D / 11N
₹ 34999 per person
7 Destination covered
7 Destination covered