Imperial Rajasthan

Duration: 18 Nights / 19 Days
Destinations: Delhi → Agra → Jaipur → Deogarh → Chittorgarh → Udaipur → Kumbhalgarh → Ranakpur → Jodhpur → Jaisalmer → Bikaner → Mandawa → Delhi

Day 1: Delhi Arrival
Welcome to Delhi, our company representative will meet and assist at the airport, after pickup transfer to your pre booked hotel. Dinner and overnight stay at hotel.

Day 2: Delhi Sightseeing

After breakfast at hotel proceed for sightseeing tour of Old and New Delhi:
OLD DELHI – A sightseeing tour of Old Delhi would entail visiting the Raj Ghat – the memorial site where Mahatma Gandhi was cremated; Jama Masjid – the largest mosque in India .
NEW DELHI – An extensive sight-seeing tour of New Delhi would include a visit to the Humayun’s Tomb, the Qutub Minar, a drive along the ceremonial avenue – Rajpath, past the imposing India Gate, Parliament House, the President’s Residence and would end with a drive through the Diplomatic Enclave. Overnight stay at Delhi hotel.

Day 3: Delhi – Agra

Morning drive to Agra, on arrival transfer to hotel. In the afternoon you’ll have tour of the city. Agra Fort – Emperor Akbar the Great commissioned the Agra Fort that is also sometimes called Red Fort of Agra. During the reign of emperor Jahangir, the capital was briefly shifted to Lahore but Agra became the seat of Mughal capital one again in the reign of Akbar and Marvel at the Taj Mahal – built by Emperor Shahjehan. Evening Time Free For Shopping / Local Markets. Dinner and Overnight stay at Agra Hotel.

Day 4: Agra Sightseeing

After breakfast at hotel, visit Sikandra, where you’ll see the magnificent mausoleum of Emperor Akbar the Great and Tomb Of Itimad Ud Daulah and Itmad-ud-daula has a special place in the chronicles of both history as well as architecture. This is precisely because Itmad ud Daula is the very first tomb in India that is entirely made out of Marble. Evening free at leisure. Dinner and Overnight stay in Agra hotel.

Day 5: Agra – Jaipur

After Breakfast at Hotel leave for Jaipur in the morning and make a stop to visit Fatehpur Sikri, the city built by Emperor Akbar to commemorate the birth of his son. On Arrive in Jaipur. visit the City Palace, situated in the heart of Jaipur’s old city. The palace is a blend of Rajput and Mughal architecture, it houses a Seven storied Chandra Mahal in the centre. and museum with its vast collection of paintings. Evening free for local market / shopping. Dinner and Overnight stay at jaipur hotels.

Day 6: Jaipur Sightseeing

After Breakfast at Hotel, Go for Jaipur Full day Jaipur sight seeing , visit Amber Fort – located 14 kilometers from Jaipur. The magnificent Amber Fort is a fine blend of Hindu and Muslim architecture. Return to Jaipur, Hawa Mahal – (Palace of Winds), Jaipur’s most distinctive landmark. Built in 1799, this is an amazing example of Rajput architecture, Birla Temple – The Birla Temple dedicated to Lord Vishnu and Goddess Laxmi is yet another major attraction in the Pink city of Jaipur. Dinner and Overnight Stay in Jaipur Hotel.

Day 7: Jaipur – Pushkar

After Breakfast at Hotel, Checkout From Hotel and Drive to Pushkar and Check into hotel. Visit the famous Brahma Temple, Ghats later visit Ajmer Visit Famous Dargah Khwaja Moyanu Din Chitis, and Ajmer Lakes, Dinner and Overnight Stay in Pushkar hotel.

Day 08: Pushkar – Deogarh

After breakfast at hotel, drive to Deogarh . On arrival check-in at your hotel Deogarh Mahal. Later explore the city visiting the Deogarh Mahal by a walking tour in the old streets of ethnic village. Dinner and Overnight stay in Deogarh hotel.

Day 09: Deogarh – Chittorgarh

After breakfast at hotel, checkout and drive to chittorgarh. Uppon arrive chittorgarh transfer to your hotel later Visit the ruined citadel, you will be surprised to know that this equipped settlement has been destroyed thrice and each time the result was ‘JAUHAR’ -when women and children immolated themselves on a vast interment pyre. Dinner and Overnight Stay in Chittorgarh Hotel

Day 10: Chittorgarh – Udaipur

After Breakfast at hotel, Drive for Udaipur. Reach Udaipur and check-in your hotel. Udaipur – ‘City of Dreams’ or ‘Venice of the East’- is perhaps the most stunning of all Indian cities. A quixotic group of exotic gardens filled with budding trees and fancy island palaces shining in mirror – calm lakes – that’s Udaipur. The city was established by Maharaja Udai Singh, who motivated the Mewar capital here following the 3rd and last bag of Chittaur in 1566. Udai Singh was leader of the primary Rajput family, the Sisodias, who claim direct descent from the Sun god. Dinner and Overnight Stay in Udaipur Hotel.

Day 11: Udaipur Sightseeing

After breakfast at hotel, proceed for full day city sightseeing tour of Udaipur visiting City Palace, here you will wonder at rooms with mirrored walls and ivory doors, colorful glass casements and inlaid marble galleries and the Peacock Courtyard. Also visit the beautiful garden called “Sahelion-ki-Bari”, the Jagdish Temple and the local folk Museum. In the evening enjoy the motor boat cruise on the Lake Pichola and during boat ride visit the Jag Mandir Palace an island palace in the center of the lake. Spend some time at the Jag Mandir Palace and return back to your hotel. Overnight Stay in Udaipur Hotel.

Day 12: Udaipur – Jodhpur

After Breakfast at hotel, Drive for Jodhpur enroute visiting the famous Ranakpur Jain temples, you will be bewitched at the shrine view with two hundred basins, none of which are similar, sustaining its 28 halls. Also visit the temple of Sun God with its erotic statues. Later Drive To Jodhpur, Uppon Arrive check into hotel. Evening Free at Leisure.Dinner and Overnight Stay in Jodhpur Hotel

Day 13: Jodhpur Sightseeing

After breakfast at hotel, Visit Full Day Jodhpur City Sightseeings. visiting the gateway to the desert past, home of the Rathors of Marwar the “Mehrangarh Fort”, growing up a mountainous scarp. The Fort spreads over 5 kms on a hill. It houses a palace intricately decorated with long imprinted boards and latticed windows delicately shaped from red sandstone. It also has a museum with a rich group of palanquins, howdahs, regal cradles, small paintings of various schools, folk music gadgets, costumes and exciting armoury. Later visit Jaswant Thada, to the left of the Mehrangarh Fort complex. It is a nineteenth century royal monument constructed in memories of Maharaja Jaswant Singh II, the thirty third Rathore monarch of Jodhpur.Dinner and Overnight in Jodhpur Hotel.

Day 14: Jodhpur – Osian – Jaisalmer

After breakfast at hotel, Checkout and leave for Jaisalmer. This city was established in 1157 by the Bhati prince, Jaisal, to reinstate the old capital Lodawa, which has been verified too susceptible to assaults from neighbouring families. Enroute Visit Osian – Osian is an ancient town which is situated at jodhpur district. This place is situated at about 65 kms away from the main district. Later Drive To Jaisalmer. Uppon Arrive in Jaisalmer Transfer To Your Hotel. Evening Free at Leisure. Dinner and Overnight Stay in Jaisalmer Hotel.

Day 15: Jaisalmer Sightseeing

After breakfast at hotel, Leave for full day sightseeing tour of the Jaisalmer, it is also known as “Golden City”. You will be guided to Sonar Fort – The fort was constructed in 1156 by the Rajput. Standing arrogant to an altitude of 100 mtrs over the city with its ninety nine pillars, the fort is grand sight in the afternoon sun. The fort is entered through a frightening series of enormous gates foremost to a large courtyard. Also visit Patwon-Ki-Havelis, Salim-Singh-Ki-Haveli and Gandhi Sagar Tank. In the afternoon take an excursion to Sam Sand Dunes for visiting the characteristic Rajasthani Desert Village. View the sunset from the dunes. Overnight stay in jaisalmer hotel.

Day 16: Jaisalmer – Nagaur – Bikaner

After breakfast at Hotel, leave for Bikaner via Nagaur – The historic, equipped town of Nagaur lies about middle in between Jodhpur and Bikaner. Upon arrival check into hotel. Bikaner is more generally called the camel state the city is well known for the best riding camels in the world. The camel you can find in every field- dragging heavy carts, transporting grains or working on wells, camels are the major partners & helpers. The wells of Bikaner are an important source of water from other magnetisms of the city. These are constructed on lofty platforms with slight minaret towers on each of the 4 corners and can be noted even from a distance. Evening free at leisure. Dinner and Overnight stay in Bikaner hotel.

Day 17: Bikaner – Mandawa

After breakfast at hotel, Checkout and Drive To Mandawa – Established mid-eighteenth century, it has attractive frescos in the bulky rugged fort (c1755) constructed by Thakur N. Singh. A wonderful view of the town can be taken from the patio of Mandawa Fort. Dinner and Overnight stay in Mandawa hotel.

Day 18: Mandawa – Delhi

After breakfast at hotel, take a walking tour of decorated ‘havelis’ with colorful paints of the leading business families. Though they no longer live here, the local concierges are pleased to illustrate the travelers around. A visit to Chowkhani Haveli, Gulab Rai Ladia Haveli and Mohahanlal Saraf Haveli will leave you enthralled. Spend the main part of the day looking into frescoes. In the afternoon leave for Delhi, upon arrival check into hotel. Dinner and Overnight stay in Delhi Hotel.

Day 19: Delhi Sightseeing & Departure

After Breakfast at hotel, Checkout from hotel and visit New Delhi Sightseeing See Lotus Temple – The Baha’i Temple or the Lotus Temple is situated on the top of the Kalkaji hill in the South Delhi. This temple has been categorised as the ‘Taj Mahal of the 21st century.’ This temple was constructed in 1980-81 and Humayun Tomb – Humayun, the eldest son of Babur, was the second emperor of the Mughal Empire. Unfortunately, he was not able to rule for a long time and met with his untimely death after he fell from the stairs of the Sher Mandal library and India Gate – The foundation stone of India Gate was laid by His Royal Highness, the Duke of Connaught in 1921 and it was designed by Edwin Lutyens. Evening By 6 Pm Transfer To Rly Station / Airport For Your Onward Journey.