Wonderful legends of heroism and romance still echo from its equally amazing architecture, that still stands to narrate its tale of a bygone era. The magic of Rajasthan is unequaled in the world for its heritage, culture, safaris, sand dunes and lush green forests with its wildlife.
Incredible Rajasthan is surely a complete package to understand the rich culture, heritage beauty and royal traditions of this Princely State and explore closely its grand attractions. Grand Rajasthan Tour Package is the best way to discover the best of India which includes Agra, Jaipur, Pushkar, Ranthambore, Kota, Chittorgarh, Udaipur, Jodhpur, Jaisalmer, Bikaner, Mandawa and then departure from Delhi.
Day 01: Arrival at Delhi
Arrive Delhi, meet & assist at the airport & transfer to the hotel. Night stay at Delhi.
Day 02: Delhi – Agra (By Road)
The morning after breakfast and drive to Agra. Arrive Agra and check-in at the hotel. Later visit the world-famous Taj Mahal, built by the Mughal Emperor Shahjahan in 1630 for his queen Mumtaz Mahal to enshrine her mortal remains. Also visit Agra Fort, containing the pearl mosque – the rusty and majestic red-sandstone fort of Agra stands on the bank of river Yamuna and Emperor Akbar started the construction in 1566. At the Diwan-I-Khas (Hall of Private Audience) where marble pavilions with floral inlays lend on ethereal ambiance, the Emperor sat on his gem-studded peacock throne and met foreign ambassador and rulers of friendly kingdoms. Night stay in Agra.
Day 03: Agra – Fatehpur Sikri – Jaipur (By Road)
The morning after breakfast and drive to Jaipur en-route visit Fatehpur Sikri, a perfectly preserved red sandstone “ghost town” which was the estranged capital of Mughal emperor Akbar, built-in 1569 and deserted when its water supply failed. Arrive Jaipur and check-in at the hotel. Night stay in Jaipur.
Day 04: Jaipur
The morning is scheduled with a visit to the Amber Fort to enjoy the elephant joy ride. Later, explore the other tourist attractions in Jaipur which include Pink City, Jantar Mantar, City Palace and the Hawa Mahal. and stay at Jaipur.
Day 05: Jaipur – Pushkar (By Road)
The morning after breakfast and drive to Pushkar. Arrive Pushkar and check-in at the hotel. Later proceed for city sightseeing tour of Pushkar. Pushkar boasts temples, though few are as ancient as you might expect at such an important pilgrimage site since many were deserted by Aurangzeb and subsequently rebuilt. The most famous is the Brahma Temple, said to be one of the few temples in the world dedicated to this deity. It’s marked by red spire, and over the entrance gateway is the Hans, or goose symbol, of Brahma, who is said to have personally chosen Pushkar as its site en-route visit AJMER – visit the famous Dargah of Sufi Saint Hazrat Khwaja Moinuddin Hasan Chisti. The shrine is next only to Mecca or Median for the Muslims of South Asia. Akbar used to make a pilgrimage to the Dargah from Agra once a year. Night stay in Pushkar.
Day 06: Pushkar – Ajmer – Ranthambore (By Road)
After breakfast and drive to Ranthambore en-route visit Ajmer. The famous Dargah of Sufi Saint Hazrat Khwaja Moinuddin Hasan Chisti. The shrine is next only to Mecca or Median for the Muslims of South Asia. Akbar used to make a pilgrimage to the Dargah from Agra once a year. After visiting continue drive to Ranthambore . Arrive Ranthambore and transfer to the hotel. Night stay in Ranthambore.
Day 07: Ranthambhore
Early morning after breakfast visit to the National Park and jungle safari in a Canter (a vehicle which is open on the top) in the National Park. Later back to the hotel. After lunch second visits the National Park and enjoy the game viewing. Night stay in Ranthambhore.
Day 08: Ranthambhore – Kota (By Road)
After breakfast and drive to Kota. Arrive Kota and check-in at the hotel. Later visit Kota. On the eastern banks of the Chambal River near the Kota Barrage, is located the City Fort and Palace. Within the city, palace is the museum that houses a good collection of artifacts. The Kishore Sagar Tank built in 1346 and the Jagmandir Palace located on a small island at the center of this tank is other sources of tourist attraction. The Brij Vilas Palace Museum, Chambal Gardens, and the Chhatar Bilas Gardens. Night stay in Kota.
Day 09: Kota – Bundi – Chittorgarh – Bijaipur (By Road)
After breakfast and drive to Bijaipur en-route visit Bundi and Chittorgarh.
BUNDI -The Taragarh Fort built in 1354 A.D., Bundi Palace, Chhattar Mahal, Ratan Daulat, Chaitrashala, Nawal Sagar lake, Raniji-ki-Baori (Stepwell), Sukh Mahal, Phool Sagar, and eighty-four pillared cenotaph.
CHITTORGARH -Visit the magnificent 7th century Chittorgarh Fort. On way to the fort, you can see two chhatris or memorials of Jaimal and Kalla marking the spots where they fell while defending the fort during the siege of 1568. Other attractions inside the fort include Vijay Stambh (Tower of Victory) and the Kirti Stambh (Tower of Fame). After visit continues drive to Bijaipur. Arrive Bijaipur and check-in at the hotel. Night stay in Bijaipur.
Day 10: Bijaipur – Udaipur (By Road)
The morning after breakfast proceed for the city sightseeing tour of Bijaipur. Visit nearby forts, picnic by the lakeside or explore the village. It is well situated for visiting Chittorgarh, Mental. After sightseeing continues drive to Udaipur. Arrive Udaipur and check-in at the hotel. Night stay in Udaipur.
Day 11: Udaipur
The morning after breakfast proceed for city sightseeing tour of Udaipur visiting The city is built in 1559 A.D. by Maharaja Udai Singh and has been described as the most romantic spot on the continent of India by Col. James Todd. Visit the City Palace museum, the Jagdish temple, Sahelion Ki Bari (Queen’s resort for their friends) Bhartiya Lok Kala Mandir (Folk art museum) and the Pratap Memorial. Evening enjoy boat ride at Lake Pichola. Night stay in Udaipur.
Day 12: Udaipur – Ranakpur – Kumbalgarh (By Road)
The morning after breakfast and drive to Kumbalgarh en-route visit the RANAKPUR. Visit world-famous Jain temple Ranakpur. The exceptionally beautiful Ranakpur complex is one of the largest and most important Jain temple in India. The main temple is the Chaumukha Temple, or Four Faced Temple, dedicated to Adhinath. Built-in 1439, this huge, superbly crafted and well-kept marble temple has 29 halls supported by 1444 pillars, no two alike. After visiting continue drive to Kumbalgarh. Arrive Kumbalgarh and check-in at the hotel. Night stay in Kumbalgarh.
Day 13: Kumbalgarh – Jodhpur (By Road)
The morning after breakfast proceed for sightseeing tour of Kumbhalgarh. The Kumbhalgarh was built and ruled by Kumbha and his dynasty who was Sisodia Rajput’s descendants. Kumbhalgarh (Kumbhalmer) is a Mewar Fortress in Rajsamand district of Rajasthan state in western India. The Fort has perimeter walls that extend 36 kilometers in length, claimed to be the longest in the world after “The Great Wall of China”. Over 360 temples are within the fort. 300 ancient Jain and the rest Hindu. Later explore Kumbhalgarh Wildlife Sanctuary sprawling over 578 sq. After sightseeing continues drive to Jodhpur. Arrive Jodhpur and check-in at the hotel. Night stay in Jodhpur.
Day 14: Jodhpur
The morning after breakfast proceed for city sightseeing tour of Prince Jodha founded city Jodhpur- the stronghold of the fierce Rathore clan, in 1459. Visit the Mehrangarh Fort, situated on a low sandstone hill. Within the fort, visit Moti Mahal and Phool Mahal. Also visit Jaswant Thada, an imposing marble cenotaph, built in memory of Maharaja Jaswant Singh II around 1899 and Umaid Public gardens. Night stay in Jodhpur.
Day 15: Jodhpur – Jaisalmer (By Road)
The morning after breakfast and drive to Jaisalmer. Arrive Jaisalmer and check-in at the hotel. Rest of the day at leisure. Night stay in Jaisalmer.
Day 16: Jaisalmer
The morning after breakfast proceed for city sightseeing tour of Jaisalmer visiting the burnished sandstone Jaisalmer, Throbbing in the heart of the Thar, is an intricately molded wonderland in place of barren land, today stands a city of gilded magic. The origins of Jaisalmer go back to the 12th century when Rawal Jaisal abandoned his old fort at Ludarwa and laid the foundation of a new city. Visit the magnificent fort, the Patwon Ki Haveli (Mansion) and Salim Singh Ki Haveli, with their carved balconies and brackets, which are supreme examples of the art. Evening enjoys camel ride – along with culture program and Dinner. Night stay in Jaisalmer.
Day 17: Jaisalmer – Bikaner (By Road)
The morning after breakfast and drive to Bikaner. Arrive Bikaner and check-in at the hotel. Rest of the day at leisure. Night stay in Bikaner.
Day 18: Bikaner – Mandawa (By Road)
The morning after breakfast proceed for city sightseeing tour of Bikaner. Bikaner is named after its founder Rao Bika Ji in 1488. But long before this, the city was trade center on the caravan routes from Africa and West Asia. Bikaner’s dominant features are rippling sands and abundant sunshine. The city stands on an elevation, enclosed by a 7 Kms wall, which can be entered from 5 gates. Bikaner City is bolstered by imposing walls and has a 16th-century fort housing old palaces, temples and mosque. Founded by Raja Rai Singh the fort is distinguished by its long range of 37 pavilions, a line of balconies and aerial windows of varying designs. Also visit Lallgarh Palace, the museum, and Bhanda Sagar Jain and Deshnoke Rat temple. After sightseeing drive to Mandawa. Arrive Mandawa and check-in at the hotel. Night stay in Mandawa.
Day 19: Mandawa – Delhi (By Road)
The morning after breakfast check-out from the hotel and visit Mandawa founded 1755 by Thakur Nawal Singh and still the home of his descendants has beautiful frescoes, Havelis and mansions. Mandawa castle one of the finest castles of Rajasthan is now a hotel and house of collection of armories, costumes of ancestors, canons from 1820 ancient coins, numismatic collection and many other interesting items, preserved in a museum. After visiting continue drive to Delhi. Arrive Delhi and check-in at the hotel. Night stay in Delhi.
Day 20: Delhi
After a leisurely breakfast take a sightseeing tour of New Delhi where ornate buildings recall the days when India was the Jewel in the crown of the British empire. Visit the 11th century Qutab Minar, India Gate, and the grand government buildings, the President’s House, Red fort, Mahatama Gandhi Memorial. Also, visit Laxmi Narayan temple popularly known as Birla Temple. Night stay in Delhi.
Day 21: Departure
Morning departure transfer to the airport to board the flight for onward journey. Tour ends with sweets memories.