Royal Rajasthan In Depth Culture - Overland Tour
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Embark on a captivating journey through the "Royal Rajasthan in Depth Culture - Overland Tour." Immerse yourself in the rich cultural heritage of Rajasthan as you explore magnificent cities like Jaipur, Udaipur, Jodhpur, and more. Witness the grandeur of majestic palaces, forts, and ornate temples, and experience the vibrant traditions, colorful bazaars, and warm hospitality of this enchanting region. Discover the essence of Rajasthan's royal past and immerse yourself in its captivating culture on this unforgettable private tour.
Day 1: Arrive Delhi
Upon arrival at Delhi airport, you will be greeted by our representative and transferred to your hotel. The rest of the day is at your leisure to explore the city at your own pace.
Day 2: Delhi City Tour
After breakfast, embark on a full-day city tour of both Old Delhi and New Delhi. Explore the historical landmarks of Old Delhi, including Jama Masjid, Red Fort, and Chandni Chowk. In New Delhi, visit iconic attractions such as India Gate, Qutub Minar, Humayun's Tomb, and drive past the Parliament House and President's House. Immerse yourself in the vibrant culture and rich heritage of the capital city.
Day 3: Delhi - Agra (210km)
After breakfast, drive to Agra, the city of the Taj Mahal. Check-in at your hotel and later visit the majestic Taj Mahal, Agra Fort, and Baby Taj. Witness the architectural wonders and immerse yourself in the enchanting history of this UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Day 4: Agra - Ranthambore National Park (245kms)
Leave Agra after breakfast and drive to Ranthambore National Park. Enroute, visit Fatehpur Sikri, the deserted capital of the Mughal Empire. Arrive at Ranthambore and check-in at your hotel. In the afternoon, visit the historic Ranthambore Fort, perched atop a hill, offering panoramic views of the surrounding area.
Day 5: Ranthambore
Embark on thrilling game drives into Ranthambore National Park, renowned for its diverse wildlife, including the elusive Bengal tiger. Enjoy two game drives during the day, exploring the rugged terrain and observing the abundant flora and fauna in their natural habitat.
Day 6: Ranthambore - Bundi (150kms)
After breakfast, drive to Bundi, a captivating town known for its enchanting palaces and forts. Check-in at your hotel and later embark on a city tour of Bundi. Visit attractions such as Garadia Mahadev Temple, Sukh Mahal, Rani Ji Ki Baori, Phool Sagar, Taragarh Fort, Nawal Sagar Lake, and the royal site of the frescoes and paintings in Braj Bhushan Ji Ki Haveli.
Day 7: Bundi - Chittorgarh - Udaipur (265kms)
Drive to Udaipur, the "City of Lakes," with a stop at Chittorgarh Fort Complex on the way. Explore the massive fort and learn about its historical significance. Upon arrival in Udaipur, check-in at your hotel and in the evening, enjoy a boat cruise on the serene Lake Pichola, taking in the breathtaking views of the city's palaces and landscapes.
Day 8: Udaipur City Tour
Discover the charm of Udaipur through a comprehensive city tour. Visit the majestic City Palace, the intricate Jagdish Temple, Saheliyon Ki Bari (Garden of the Maidens), and the Shilpgram Crafts Village to witness traditional arts and crafts. In the evening, witness the captivating folk dance show, Dharohar, at Bagore ki Haveli, showcasing the vibrant cultural heritage of Rajasthan.
Day 9: Udaipur - Ranakpur - Bishnoi Village - Jodhpur (260kms)
After breakfast, drive from Udaipur to Jodhpur. Enroute, visit the famous Ranakpur Jain Temple, known for its intricate marble architecture. Continue the journey to Jodhpur and check-in at your hotel. In the afternoon, explore the Bishnoi Village, where you can witness the unique rural life and cultural traditions of Rajasthan.
Day 10: Jodhpur City Tour
Embark on a city tour of Jodhpur, known as the "Blue City." Visit the majestic Mehrangarh Fort, which offers panoramic views of the city. Explore the Jaswant Thada, a beautiful marble cenotaph, and the Umaid Bhawan Palace Museum, displaying artifacts from the royal family. Visit the historic Mandore Gardens, known for its temples and memorials.
Day 11: Jodhpur - Pushkar - Jaipur (310kms)
Drive to Jaipur, the "Pink City," with stops at Pushkar and Ajmer along the way. In Pushkar, visit the famous Brahma Temple and take a stroll around the holy Pushkar Lake. In Ajmer, visit the Ajmer Sharif Dargah, a renowned Sufi shrine. Continue the drive to Jaipur and check-in at your hotel.
Day 12: Jaipur City Tour
Explore the vibrant city of Jaipur starting with an early morning visit to the Amber Fort. Enjoy an elephant ride to reach the fort, perched on a hilltop. Inside, marvel at the intricate architecture and stunning views. Later, visit the City Palace, Jantar Mantar Observatory, Hawa Mahal (Palace of Winds), Sisodia Rani Garden, and the Birla Temple. Spend the evening exploring the famous bazaars of Jaipur.
Day 13: Jaipur - Mandawa (170kms)
After breakfast, drive to Mandawa, a town famous for its splendid havelis (mansions) adorned with frescoes. Check-in at your hotel and later embark on a city tour of Mandawa. Explore the intricately designed havelis, such as the Hanuman Prasad Goenka Haveli, Murmuria Haveli, and Jhunjhunwala Haveli, showcasing the rich heritage and artistry of the region.
Day 14: Mandawa - Delhi (250kms)
After breakfast, drive back to Delhi. On arrival, you will be directly transferred to the airport for your onward journey.
- Assistance on arrival at airport.
- 13 Nights' accommodation in selected price category hotels.
- Daily breakfast at hotels.
- Private AC car/van for airport transfers, sightseeing, and excursions as per the program.
- English speaking tour guide on sightseeing days (local guide in each city), as per program.
- Monument entrances and activities charges mentioned in the itinerary.
- 3-Time shared Gypsy safari in Ranthambore National Parks with naturalist.
- Bottled drinking water in car.
- Government taxes.
Hotels used or similar for 13 nights accommodation
Delhi x 3 nights
3* - Madhuban Hotel/ Emarald Hotel
4* - The Royal Plaza/ Country Inn & Suite Saket
5* - Le Meridien/ The Claridges
Agra x 1 nights
3* - Howard Plaza the Fern/ Atulyaa Taj
4* - Radission Hotel/ Crystal Sarovar Premier
5* - Trident Hotel/ Courtyard by Marriott
Ranthambhore x 2 nights
3* - Tiger Machan Resort/ Sher Vilas
4* - Ranthambhore Regency/ WH Ranthambore Mount Valley Resort
5* - Nahargarh Ranthambore/ Dev Vilas
Bundi x 1 nights
3*/4/5* - The Hadoti Palace/ Nawal Sagar Palace
Udaipur x 2 nights
3* - Jaiwana Haveli/ Hotel Amar Kothi
4* - Hotel Lakend/ Amet Haveli
5* - Aurika, Udaipur - Luxury by Lemon Tree Hotels/ Trident Udaipur
Jodhpur x 2 nights
3* - Devi Bhawan/ Pal Haveli
4* - The Ummed/ Ranbanka Place
5* - Welcome Hotel/ Ajit Bhawan
Jaipur x 2 nights
3* - Redfox Hotel/ Park Ocean
4* - Holiday Inn Jaipur City Centre/ Lemon Tree Premier
5* - ITC Rajputana/ Hilton Jaipur
Mandawa x 1 night
3* - Desert N Dunes/ Desert Mandawa
4* - Vivaana Culture /Udai Vilas Palace
5* - Castle Mandawa/ Alsisar Mahal
- Any flight tickets.
- Camera charges at monuments if any.
- Meals other than mentioned in the inclusions.
- Expenses of personal nature like liquor, laundry, tips, telephone, fax, internet etc.
- Gratuities and optional activities.
- Anything not mentioned in inclusions.