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Rajasthan Fort Palaces Tour


Duration: 14 Days / 13 Nights
Destination Covered: Delhi, Mandawa, Mandawa, Jaisalmer, Jodhpur, Udaipur, Pushkar, Samode, Agra

Rajasthan is truly the place of Rajas. This marvellous state is located on the north west of India. It is encompassed with Aravalli on one side and great Thar Desert on the other. The place is the epitome of grace, culture and architectural magnificence. Rajasthan Forts and Palaces are the highlights of this historical place which reminds us of the great glory of the Rajput rulers and their pride. It reflects the aura and the richness with which these rulers used to live which we have only read in novels or books.

Rajasthan Tour of forts and palaces brings to you the rich cultural history and splendor of palaces like Jaipur, Udaipur and Jaisalmer. With this 14 day tour you can enjoy the great Indian heritage and feel magic of history.

Detailed Itinerary

Day 01: Delhi
Reach Delhi. At the airport you will be greeted by our representative who will transfer you to pre booked hotel. Next morning we set out for tour of Delhi. We start with charms of Qutub Minar which is a longest pillar in the world and listed in UNESCO world heritage list, Bahai temple – it is temple in shape of lotus which is a symbol of peace and integrity, Humayun Tomb- the giant fort which is similar to Taj Mahal in Agra and is made up of red sandstone, India gate in central Delhi is the most visited place, made in remembrance of brave soldiers who participated in the world war 2. Also visit Bangla sahib where Sikhs offer their prayers. Later in the afternoon we visit Old Delhi with Gandhi memorial at Raj Ghat and Jama Masjid- which is biggest mosque for Muslims. Night stay at the hotel in Delhi.

Day 02: Delhi - Mandawa (6.5 Hours)
Early morning drive to Mandawa(Mukandgarh) which is situated in the Shekhavati region. This region is named as the open theatre art gallery which its exquisite havellis which are crafted with intricate carving and brilliant interiors which leaves each and everyone amazed. Reach Mukandgarh and transfer to pre booked hotel.

Day 03: Mandawa - Bikaner (5 Hours)
Have appetizing breakfast in the morning as we set out for Bikaner. Reach by lunch and transfer to pre-booked hotel. Bikaner is the fascinating place with its great forts, stunning palaces and great history. The major fort which is built in the centre of the city was home to various occupants as it kept them away from the opponents. Also there is famous temple of Karni Mata which is dedicated to Goddess Durga. Most striking feature of the temple is- here rats are worshipped and protected. After lunch we visit Junagarh fort which is a highly captivating fort decorated with painted balconies, screen windows and royal quarters. It is made entirely of red sandstone. Night stay at the hotel in Bikaner.

Day 04: Bikaner - Jaisalmer (8 Hours)
After breakfast we drive out for Jaisalmer. Reach and transfer to hotel. Relax and unwind yourself in the afternoon. Night stay at hotel in Jaisalmer.

Day 05: Jaisalmer
Jaisalmer is also known as the Golden city of India. The place is festooned with glorious Havellis like Patwon-Ki-Haveli, Nathmalji-Ki-Haveli and Salim-Singh-Ki-Haveli which are beautifully carved with elaborate art work on the walls, pillars and balcony. Also famous here is the Sonar kila also known as Jaisalmer fort which has several palaces and temples in its premises.

Jaisalmer is known for its camel safari in the golden sand dunes. We move to Dune Safari Camp where there is arrangement for the luxurious tent accommodation. Giving you the amazing desert experience amidst twinkling stars and cool breeze. Enjoy Gala dinner with old time charm of lanterns and campfire.

Day 06: Jaisalmer - Jodhpur 6 Hrs
Drive to Jodhpur in the morning. Reach and check in to pre booked hotel. The Sun City is situated on the sandstone hills making it highly imposing and is surrounded by walls which are as long as 10 kms having 7 gates. This city is renowned for its desert landscape, alluring forts, ancient temples and dazzling palaces.

On our sightseeing tour we visit famous Mehrangarh Fort- it is the fabulous fort portraying the luxury of Rathore rulers. The prominent structure of the fort includes Sheesh Mahal. Moti Mahal and Phool Mahal. Jaswant Thada Museum (Umaid Bhawan) is the eminent fort built during British raj. The fort holds charisma of the Raj with old mementos, royal furniture, Ballrooms and old photographs. Explore the captivating royal Jodhpur legacy at Jaswant Tada, built in the memory of Maharaja Jaswant. Night stay at the Jodhpur hotel.

Day 07: Jodhpur - Udaipur (via Ranakpur) 6 hrs
Early morning drive to Udaipur. On the way visit famous city for pilgrimage of the Jains- the Ranakpur which is situated in the Pali district. The place is home to famous Jain temple dedicated to Tirthankara Rishabdeoji. The temple has enormous carving on the walls and the interiors showcasing the Jain architecture. There are 29 halls and 426 pillars having delicate art work. Have lunch at Maharani Bagh Resort. Reach Udaipur and transfer to pre booked hotel. Relax in the afternoon. Night stay at the Udaipur hotel.

Day 08: Udaipur
Udaipur is the most romantic place in Rajasthan and has been coined the term city of lakes. It is bestowed with gorgeous lakes and surrounded by the brilliant Aravalli hills. The city lies adjacent to the Lake Pichola. Amid the lake is the mesmerizing City palace which was built by Maharaja Udai Singh. The palace houses wide rooms, several corridors, exquisite carving, royal structures and paintings and offer great view of the Lake Pichola. Inside the palace there is Lord JagannathTemple named Jagdish temple. Also enjoy a boat ride in the Lake Pichola. Other attractions of the Udaipur include Sahelion Ki Bari- made for the queen and her friends it is a beautiful garden with great structures, Fateh Sagar Lake-named after Maharaja Fateh Singh it is a wonderful lake with picturesque beauty. Night stay at the hotel.

Day 09: Udaipur - Pushkar (via Nathdwara/Eklingji, 6hrs)
Early morning drive to Pushkar. On the way visit Nathdwara- this holy city is situated on the banks of the river Banas and atop the hills of Aravalli. Move onward for Pushkar- it is situated on the bank of the lake Pushkar. Thousands of devotees come here to offer prayers at the only temple of Lord Brahma. Explore the ghats and the city on foot in the evening. Nightstay at the hotel in Pushkar.

Day 10: Pushkar - Samode
Have breakfast and move towards Samode. Reach and transfer to the pre booked palace hotel. Rest of the day is at leisure. Explore the charms of the city on your own. Nightstay at the hotel.

Day 11: Samode - Jaipur 4 hrs
Drive to Jaipur after breakfast. It is the pink city of India. The city was rendered Pink in the welcome of the Prince of Wales in 1876. It is home to several glorious forts, palaces, monuments and royal heritage buildings which are reminiscent of the rich cultural history of Rajasthan. After lunch visit City Palace of winds also called Hawa mahal- it is the dazzling piece of architecture by Rajput rulers. The structure is pyramid in shape with 5 storeys. Its houses several small windows called Jharokhas crafted for the royal queens to get the glimpse of outside. Also visit Jantar Mantar where various astrological instruments have been placed. Night stay at the hotel in Jaipur.

Day 12: Jaipur
Today after breakfast we set for excursion of the Amer Fort also called Amber Fort on the royal elephant ride. The fort is situated at the hill and gives tremendous view of the Aravalli ranges. The fort is designed in both Muslim and Hindu form of architecture. Night stay at hotel.

Day 13: Jaipur - Agra 5 hrs
Morning drive to Agra. On the way we visit Fatepur Sikhri which was built by the Mughal Emperor Akbar in the honour of the Sufi saint Sheikh Salim Chishti. It was first planned city of Mughals and showcases Hindu, Islamic and Persian architecture. It is in the UNESCO heritage lists as well. Later in the evening, we visit the famous wonder of the world Taj Mahal- the extravaganza architecture is made up of marble and red sandstone. There are around 28 precious and semi precious stones present in the interiors of the spectacular structure. This symbol of love was built by mughal Emperor Shah Jahan for his wife Mumtaz Mahal. Night stay at the hotel in Agra.

Day 14: Agra - Delhi 4-5 hrs
Morning drive to Agra. On the way we visit Fatepur Sikhri which was built by the Mughal Emperor Akbar in the honour of the Sufi saint Sheikh Salim Chishti. It was first planned city of Mughals and showcases Hindu, Islamic and Persian architecture. It is in the UNESCO heritage lists as well. Later in the evening, we visit the famous wonder of the world Taj Mahal- the extravaganza architecture is made up of marble and red sandstone. There are around 28 precious and semi precious stones present in the interiors of the spectacular structure. This symbol of love was built by mughal Emperor Shah Jahan for his wife Mumtaz Mahal. Night stay at the hotel in Agra.

Note: - Final itinerary and package detail will be provided after booking of package.

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