Resplendent Rajasthan Tour

Delhi - Agra - Fatehpur Sikri - Jaipur - Jodhpur - Ranakpur - Udaipur - Pushkar - Ajmer - Delhi (08 Nights / 09 Days)
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  • Delhi
  • Jaipur
  • Agra
  • Jodhpur
 
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Golden triangle having internationally famed cities Delhi comprising two contrasting worlds: the ancient and the contemporary,


Day 01 / Arrival Delhi
Arrive Delhi, the capital of kingdoms and empires is now a sprawling metropolis with a fascinating blend of the past and the present. It is a perfect introduction to the composite culture of an ancient land. A window to the kaleidoscope - that is India. Meet assist at the airport & transfer to hotel. Night stay in Delhi.

Day 02/ Delhi Sightseeing - Agra (220 km, 4 hours approx)
After breakfast proceed for sightseeing tour of Old & New Delhi.

Old Delhi - Former centre of Mughal Power, Old Delhi offers ancient monuments, narrow streets and bustling bazaars. Drive past the Red Fort, built in 1648 and "Chandni Chowk" or also known as Silver Street, experiencing the sights and sounds of this very busy avenue heading west from the Fort.

New Delhi - drive past the stately government buildings of the British Era designed by Lutyens, including the India Gate & the Presidential Palace. Late afternoon drive to Agra & transfer to hotel. Night stay in Agra.

Day 03/ Agra Sightseeing - Fatehpur Sikri - Jaipur via Abhaneri (250 km, 6 hrs apprx)
Morning at sunrise visit Taj Mahal -This most famous Moghul monument was constructed by Emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his wife Mumtaz Mahal who died after 17 years of marriage, during the birth of her 14th child. It has been described as the most extravagant monument ever built for love, Also visit Red Fort - which lies on the bend of the river Yamuna. It was built by Akbar as his citadel over the years 1563-73 in the finest architectural style. Also visit Fatehpur Sikri - the deserted, red sandstone city that was built by Emperor Akbar as his capital and palace in the 16th century. Continue drive to Jaipur via visiting Abhaneri - the rural village to experience the rural culture of India. Reach Jaipur and transfer to hotel. Night stay in Jaipur.

Day 04/ Jaipur Sightseeing
After breakfast proceed for morning tour of the impressive Amber Fort, situated on a ridge just outside Jaipur City. At the foot of the hill you will mount your caparisoned Elephant for the climb to the main gate. The Fort, completed in the early 18th century, took over 100 years to build and now, although deserted, offers a fascinating insight into the lifestyle of the Mughal ruling families.

Afternoon tour of the Pink City - will include City Palace, still home to the Maharaja although several of the rooms are now open to the public. Many antiques and artefacts belonging to the ruling family are housed here. Also visit the Hawa Mahal "Palace of the Winds", and the open-air Jantar Mantar Observatory to see the vast astronomical instruments. Enjoy a stroll through the colourful bazaar before returning to your hotel. Night stay in Jaipur.

Day 05/ Jaipur - Jodhpur Sightseeing (330 km, 6-7 Hours apprx)
Morning drive to Jodhpur & transfer to hotel. It is known as the royal city of Rajasthan, Jodhpur is located on the edge of the Thar Desert and is dotted with a number of forts and palaces.
After some refreshments, proceed for tour of Jodhpur covering Meherangarh Fort - one of the most impressive and formidable in the whole of fort-studded Rajasthan. It is situated on a high natural rock bluff and from which you can look down on the wonderful panorama of the bustling city below. Night stay in Jodhpur.

Day 06/ Jodhpur - Udaipur via Ranakpur (280 km, 6-7 Hours apprx)
After breakfast, check-out of the hotel and visit Jaswant Thada - the Royal Cenotaphs built in memory of Maharaja Jaswant singh II around 1899 and Umaid Public gardens. Afterwards, drive to Udaipur, en route visit Ranakpur Jain Temples the most magnificent 15th century Jain temples. The most distinctive features are the 29 halls supported by 1444 pillars, of which no two are exactly alike. Thereafter continue drive to Udaipur & transfer to hotel. Later enjoy a boat cruise on Lake Pichola. Night stay in Udaipur.

Day 07/ Udaipur Sightseeing
Morning city sight seeing tour of Udaipur- one of India's most romantic cities and famed for its lovely palaces and lakes. 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. Rest of the day at leisure. Night stay in Udaipur.

Day 08/ Udaipur - Pushkar sightseeing (310 km, 7 hours apprx)
After breakfast check-out of the hotel and drive to drive to Pushkar. Reach Pushkar and & transfer to hotel. After some refreshments, visit the most famous Brahma Temple, said to be one of the few temples in the world dedicated to this deity. Night stay in Pushkar.

Day 09/ Pushkar - Ajmer - Pushkar
After breakfast proceed for Ajmer - The pilgrimage city. Ajaypal Chauhan established it in 1100 AD. Visit Dargah Shariff which is a true example of Mughal architecture. It is visited by millions every year. The popular belief is that every wish from a pure heart is fulfilled after praying at this sacred place. Return to Pushkar for night stay.

Day 09/ Pushkar - Delhi - Departure (450 km, 7-8 hours apprx)
After breakfast, check-out of the hotel and drive to Delhi. Reach Delhi and transfer to airport to board the flight for onwards journey.

Cost Per Person
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Royal
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Classic
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Jewel
(3*)
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Economy
(2* Moderate)
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City Name Luxury (5* Deluxe) Royal (5*) Jewel (3* - 4* & Heritage)
Delhi The Oberoi The Metropolitan / Hilton Hotel Almondz /
Hotel Gautam Deluxe
Agra The Oberoi Amarvilas Radisson /
Wyndham Grand
Howard Park Plaza /
Raj Mahal
Jaipur The Oberoi RajVilas Marriott / The Lalit Ramada Plaza /
Alsisar Haveli
Pushkar Jagat Palace /
Pushkar Palace
Jagat Palace /
Pushkar Palace
Gulaab Niwas Palace / Satyam Palace
Udaipur The Oberoi Udaivilas Hotel Sheraton Spa & Resort / The Lalit Hotel Karohi Haveli /
Hotel Paras Mahal
Jodhpur Hotel Raas Vivanta By Taj Hari Mahal Palace Hotel Marugarh /
Hotel Ratan Vilas

 

Includes:
» 8 Nights accomodation on twin sharing basis as per the itinerary.
» Daily breakfast.
» Surface travel by exclusive airconditioned car.
» All transfers, sightseeing, excursions as per the itinerary.
» Rickshaw ride at Delhi
» Tonga ride at Agra
» Dinner in Choki Dhani
» Local English speaking Professional Guides.
» Elephant ride in Jaipur. (subject to availability)
» All taxes, driver allowances, parking etc.

Does not include:
» Entrance fee to monuments.
» Any airfare.
» Tips, beverages, laundry etc.
» Any item not shown in cost Includes.

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