Colors of Jaipur: Sightseeing & Shopping Tour from Delhi
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Embark on a vibrant and colorful journey with the "Colors of Jaipur: Sightseeing & Shopping Tour from Delhi". Discover the royal heritage of Jaipur as you visit the majestic Amber Fort and explore the opulent City Palace. Immerse yourself in the cultural and artistic richness of Jaipur through its local markets, where you can shop for traditional textiles, handicrafts, jewelry, and more. Indulge in the flavors of Rajasthan with local cuisine during lunch. This tour offers a perfect blend of sightseeing and shopping, giving you a taste of the rich history, culture, and craftsmanship of Jaipur.
6:00 AM: Pick up from your hotel in Delhi by your private driver and start your drive to Jaipur, which is approximately 5 hours away from Delhi.
Enjoy the scenic countryside as you drive towards Jaipur, passing through rural villages, farms, and highways. On the way, you can take a break for breakfast at a local roadside eatery (own expense) or bring packed breakfast with you.
Arrival in Jaipur:
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM: Arrive in Jaipur and meet your local guide. Proceed to Amber Fort, a magnificent hilltop fortress that is one of the most popular attractions in Jaipur. Located about 11 kilometers from the city center, Amber Fort is known for its impressive architecture, grandeur, and stunning views of the surrounding landscape.
Explore the various sections of the fort, including the Diwan-i-Aam (Hall of Public Audience), Diwan-i-Khas (Hall of Private Audience), Sheesh Mahal (Mirror Palace), and more, with insights from your knowledgeable guide. Learn about the history, legends, and anecdotes associated with Amber Fort, and admire its intricate carvings, stunning frescoes, and beautiful courtyards.
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM: After visiting Amber Fort, enjoy a delicious lunch at a local restaurant, where you can savor the flavors of Rajasthani cuisine.
Indulge in Rajasthani specialties such as daal-bati-churma, gatte-ki-sabzi, laal maas, or other local delicacies, as recommended by your guide.
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM: Visit the City Palace, a majestic palace complex that is a perfect blend of Rajput and Mughal architecture.
Explore the various courtyards, gardens, and palaces within the complex, including the Chandra Mahal, Mubarak Mahal, and Diwan-i-Khas (Hall of Private Audience).
Marvel at the intricate artwork, delicate frescoes, and beautiful paintings that adorn the walls and ceilings of the palace, while learning about the history and culture of Jaipur from your knowledgeable guide.
3:00 PM - 3:30 PM: Visit Jantar Mantar, an ancient astronomical observatory built by Maharaja Jai Singh II in the 18th century. Explore the unique and intricate instruments used for measuring time, predicting eclipses, and studying celestial bodies. Learn about the scientific and mathematical brilliance of Jantar Mantar, which is also a UNESCO World Heritage Site, from your guide.
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM: Explore the local markets of Jaipur, known for their vibrant textiles, handicrafts, jewelry, and other traditional Rajasthani items. Visit popular markets like Johari Bazaar, Bapu Bazaar, and Tripolia Bazaar, and shop for souvenirs, clothing, jewelry, and more.
Immerse yourself in the colorful and bustling ambiance of the markets, and interact with local artisans and shopkeepers to get a glimpse of the local culture.
4:30 PM: Depart from Jaipur and start your drive back to Delhi. Enjoy the sunset views and the changing landscape as you drive back towards Delhi.
9:30 PM - 10:30 PM: Arrive back in Delhi and drop off at your hotel or preferred location, marking the end of your memorable day tour from Delhi to Jaipur.
Private AC car/van for pick up and drop off from/to your hotel.
English speaking local guide, if option selected.
Entrance fees to monuments, if option selected.
Lunch, if option selected.
Bottled water in the car.
Camera charges at monuments.
Gratuities and optional activities.
Anything not mentioned in the inclusions.