Rajasthan

Rajasthan

Tour Duration – 10 nights / 11 days

25,500/- per head

Jaipur Railway Station to Jaipur Railway Station

Rajasthan which is also known as the “Land of Maharajas” is the largest state of India, covering an area of about 342,239 sq. km. It comprises of 33 districts and its largest city is Jaipur, which is also its capital. Being located on the western side of the country, it shares its border with Pakistan to its northwest and to the west it shares its border with Sindh. To its north it has Punjab, Uttar Pradesh and Haryana to its northeast; to its southeast it has Madhya Pradesh and Gujarat to its southwest.

The glory of the state is retained by its majestic palaces, forts and monuments. The vibrant culture and rich heritage of this princely state draw innumerable tourists from across the globe.

Its major attractions include the ruins of Indus Valley Civilization, the oldest mountain range- Aravalli, a Jain pilgrimage site known as Dilwara Temples, Karni Mata Mandir, the only hill station of Rajasthan- Mount Abu, Keoladeo National Park (formerly known as Bharatpur National Park, the Ranthambore National Park and the Sariska Tiger Reserve.

Some of its major architectural wonders include Chittorgarh fort – the largest fort in Asia, Mehrangarh Fort at Jodhpur, Jaipur “The Pink City” houses a number of well known tourists spots which include Hawa Mahal (Palace of Winds), Lake Palace, City Palace, Amber Palace, Jantar Mantar, Umaid Bhawan in Jodhpur, Jaisalmer Fort in Jaisalmer and many more.

Not only this, the princely state of Rajasthan hosts varied colorful fairs and festivals which are known for their uniqueness and captivates a large number of tourists from India and overseas every year, some of which are Pushkar Fair, Jaipur Literature Festival, Jodhpur Flamenco Gypsy Festival, Jaipur Heritage International Festival, Desert Festival, Urs at Ajmer, Teej and many more to give you a whole new experience.

 Day – 1, Arrive Jaipur

Pick up from Jaipur Railway Station & transfer to hotel. Arrive & check in to the hotel. After lunch visit to the City Palace which is known to be the formal residence of a royal family. After lunch visit Chandra Mahal and Shri Govind Deo Temple, City Palace Museum, Jantar Mantar. Return back to the hotel. Overnight stay at the hotel.

Day – 2, Jaipur Sightseeing

After breakfast visit Amber Fort, Hawa Mahal. Later, you can go for shopping in the colorful bazaars of Jaipur. In the evening, you can go for a drive through the city and also visit the famous Laxmi Narayan Mandir. Return back to the hotel. Overnight stay at the hotel.

Day – 3, Jaipur – Pushkar (152 km / approx 4 hour drive)

After Breakfast drive to Pushkar. Pushkar is a holy town in Rajasthan which is known to house some legendary temples and century’s old lake. It is a famous pilgrimage site because it has the well-known Brahma temple where people visit from all over. Apart from this temple, Pushkar is known to have a number of other temples which are architecturally beautiful. On reaching Pushkar, check-in to the hotel. After lunch visit to the Pushkar Lake, the temples and Ghats of Pushkar which are known for their beautiful and unique architectural styles. In the evening, you can visit the Rose Garden and enjoy the beauty of the roses.  Overnight stay at the hotel.

Day – 4, Pushkar – Udaipur (278 km / approx 6 hour drive)

After breakfast and then check out from the hotel. Start driving towards your next destination, Udaipur. Udaipur is a beautiful city of Rajasthan. Udaipur, the City of Lakes is well-known as the historic capital of the Mewar Kingdom. The place takes every visitor through the Rajput era. On reaching Udaipur, check-in to the hotel. In the evening, you can go for a stroll around the place. Overnight stay at the hotel.

Day – 5, Udaipur Sightseeing

After Breakfast visit for a sightseeing tour around Udaipur. You can begin with a visit to Saheliyon-Ki-Bari. Post that, you can visit attractions like Museum of folk art which is famous for its wide collection of puppets, folk dresses, dolls, ornaments, paintings and folk musical instruments. Later, you can visit the City Palace which is known to be the biggest palace complex in India. In the evening, enjoy a boat ride at Pichola Lake which is the star attraction of Udaipur. Back to the hotel. Overnightstay at the hotel.

Day – 6, Udaipur – Mount Abu ( 165 km / approx 4 hour drive)

After breakfast drive to Mount Abu. The only hill station in Rajasthan, Mount Abu is a famous tourist destination. It is also an important Jain pilgrim site. On reaching Mount Abu, check-in to the hotel. After lunch visit to the Dilwara Jain Temples, Sunset Point or Nakki Lake and enjoy the breathtaking views of the surroundings. In the evening, take a stroll around the place and explore the beauty of nature at its best. Overnight stay at the hotel.

Day – 7, Mount Abu – Jodhpur (264 km / approx 5 hour drive)

After breakfast drive to, Jodhpur. En-route, visit the famous Jain Temple of Ranakpur. The temple is known to have 200 pillars which are uniquely carved. The temple also has 29 halls which showcase beautiful carvings and sculptures. On reaching Jodhpur, check-in to the hotel. Overnight stay at the hotel.

Day – 8,  Jodhpur Sightseeing

After breakfast visit Jodhpur sightseeing:, Mehrangarh Fort and Jaswant Thada. There are many more historical monuments in Jodhpur which represent the royal past of Rajasthan. Later, you can stroll down the markets of Jodhpur. In the evening, you can leave for your next destination, Jaisalmer. Jaisalmer is a place which is well-known for its rich culture and ethnicity. On reaching Jaisalmer, check-in to the hotel. Overnight stay at the hotel.

Day – 9, Jodhpur  – Jaisalmer (283 km / approx 5 hour drive)

After breakfast visit the famous Jain temple and the palace museum inside the Jaisalmer Fort which are known to present a great collection of imperial dresses and artifacts which belonged to the royal family of Jaisalmer. Later, you can go for camel cart ride at Sand Dunes and enjoy the view from the Sunset Point. You can also take the camel safari and explore the life of the desert. Return to the hotel. Overnight stay at the hotel.

Day – 10, Jaisalmer – Bikaner ( 331 km / approx 6 hour drive)

After breakfast drive to Bikaner. Bikaner is a famous city which is known for its royal forts and palaces. On reaching Bikaner, check-in to the hotel. After lunch visit attractions of such as Junagarh Fort and Bhandasar Jain Temples. After this, you can enjoy sunset views of the desert and camel ride. Take a stroll through the place in the evening and return to the hotel. Overnight stay at the hotel.

Day – 11, Bikaner – Jaipur drop ( 335 km / approx 6 hour drive)

After Breakfast drop to Jaipur Railway Station.

Tour End.

 

 

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