Trip to Rajasthan is a travel plan that contemplates places of interest in India to see Rajputa tradition that is concentrated by a land of the king and the emperor with fabulous palaces and forts with offers to travel in the province of Rajasthan in the month of August. In this tour package you can see palaces, forts, temples and mosques built during the middle ages. Each construction was made by different monarchs and emperors. Because that each one is totally different in its structure.
Rajasthan is one of the most popular tourist destinations in India. All national and international tourists visiting India are willing to explore Rajasthan. The royal state of Rajputas, former brave ruling warriors, the place endures with an indescribable charm. Known for its historical monuments, tourism is compared to majestic forts, places, temples and lakes in the scorching desert. The warm hospitality is served in internationally awarded hotels and resorts converted from the former royal residences. Savor the perfect blend of old traditional culture, modern luxuries with the backdrop of desert kissed by the sun. This trip caters to the attractive pleasures of the state. Traveling to Rajasthan is a unique experience that leaves you with a limited spell. The main destinations such as Jaipur, Jodhpur, Jaisalmer, Udaipur, Bikaner and Mandawa are covered.
DAY 1, ARRIVAL IN DELHI (BY YOUR OWN ARRANGEMENT)
Upon arrival at the New Delhi airport or railway station, you will be greeted by our representative in the arrival hall with your name plate. Then transfer to the hotel. Accommodation only. The word Delhi is derived from Dahleez means a gallery that opens the entrance in all rooms in a huge mansion. The name Delhi can be derived from the word “Dhillika” founded by Raja Dhilu (King Dhilu) in 800 AD. Today it is a combination of the nine cities but mainly there are two cities: Old Delhi and New Delhi. Old Delhi was founded by the 17th century Emperor Sahjahan and known as Sahjahanabad. New Delhi was founded by the British rule in 1911 as its seat of government. New Delhi is the capital of independent India since 1947. You have to visit Jama Masjid (a 17th-century mosque), the old street marketplace of Chandani Chowk, the crematorium of Gandhi Rajghat, the imposing arch of triumph known as the India Gate, government buildings, Sij Gurudwara Bengal Sahib temple, lotus temple, Humayun’s tomb and the 13th century silent monument the tallest minaret in India Qutub Minar.
DAY 2, OLD AND NEW DELHI COMBINES VISIT
After breakfast you will visit old Delhi where you will see Jama Masjid, the largest mosque in India in the seventeenth century and stroll through the street of Chandani Chowk to explore a colorful marketplace with a photo stop in the red fort. You will return to New Delhi and see Rajghat, the Gandhi Crematorium and photo stop at the India Gate with government buildings that include Parliament, the President’s house and other ministerial buildings. Next you will visit Sij Gurudwara Bangla Sahib temple. After lunch you have photo stop at the lotus temple. At the end of the day, you will visit the Qutub minaret. Accommodation.
DAY 3, DELHI – AGRA
After breakfast travel to Agra by road. Agra is famous worldwide because of the TajMahal. Agra represents the Mughal architecture. Not only Taj Mahal but also strong is good according to its architecture. Upon arrival you will visit Taj Mahal and Agra Fort. In the end they will visit a traditional marble making objects by hand where relatives of the workers who worked in Taj Mahal work.
DAY 4, AGRA – FATEHPUR SIKRI – ABHANERI – JAIPUR
After breakfast travel to Jaipur by road visiting the Abhaneri village and Fatehpur Sikri on the way. Abhaneri has a step well and a very old temple. Fatehpur Sikri was the city abandoned by Mughal emperor Akbar. Upon arrival transfer to the hotel of your choice.
Popularly known as the pink city, Jaipur has palaces built with the great Rajputa pomp. However built in 1727, it represents the architecture of the Middle Ages such as lattices, windows and small dome. In the evening you will visit Arti’s ceremony in the Birla temple.
DAY 5, JAIPUR – AMER – JAIPUR
Breakfast and visit the Amer palace in this tour you have elephant ride till the entrance gate of the palace to visit inside the enclosure. You can enjoy the wonderful photos towards the summer palace and the wind palace. Finally, visit the City Palace with an observatory.
DAY 6, JAIPUR – PUSHKAR
After breakfast travel to Pushkar by road. Upon arrival transfer to your hotel. After staying, you will visit the only temple of the god Brahma and the sacred lake of Pushkar with its Ghats and Havelis (Mansions). Pushkar in one of the holiest cities in India.
DAY 7, PUSHKAR – NAGADA – UDAIPUR
Breakfast. Then travel to Udaipur by road visiting the ancient temple in Nagada, which was the first capital of the King Sisodia Guhila. Upon arrival transfer to your hotel. Popularly known as the white city, Udaipur is a magnificent destination with lakes and pomp of the Maharana who built a city on a shepherd around the lake with a grand palace.
DAY 8, IN UDAIPUR
After breakfast you have an excursion on Lake Pichola by a boat to take panoramic photos of an island and other palaces of the Maharana. Then you will visit the city palace and Jagdish temple, dedicated to the god Vishnu the preserver in the concept of trilogy. At the end of your tour you will visit Shahelion ki Bari (A garden for royal ladies). Udaipur is known for its miniature painting and you have to visit a school of miniature paintings.
DAY 9, UDAIPUR – RANAKPUR – JODHPUR
Breakfast. Then travel to Jodhpur by road, visiting the Ranakpur temple with 1414 pillars carved with figures of the gods, goddesses, celestial nymphs and flowers. Each column is different in size and that means that each column was carved by a principal architect. Then travel to Jodhpur. Upon arrival transfer to the hotel of your choice. Popularly known as the blue city, Jodhpur with its Ummaid palace of the current king has Meharangarh fort and Jaswant Thada to visit.
DAY 10, JODHPUR – OSIAN – JAISALMER
Breakfast. Next you will visit fort and the Jaswant Thada white marble mausoleum, located on the mountain hill from where there is a panoramic view of the blue city. Then travel to Jaisalmer by road visiting the Osian temple which is an oasis. Upon arrival transfer to the hotel. Popularly known as the golden city, Jaisalmer is a city ported to Pakistan with a fortress and dunes of yellowish sandstone, on which many of the houses and palaces of the city are carved. Therefore, the nuance of the town is yellowish and homogeneous.
DAY 11, IN JAISALMER
Breakfast and visit the Jaisalmer fortress that sits on top of a sand dune. The fortress is still alive and more than 3000 people live with few businesses that turn it into an open art gallery. In the afternoon, they will take a camel excursion to enjoy the wonderful sunsets in the dunes.
DAY 12, JAISALMER – BIKANER – DESHNOKH – BIKANER
Breakfast. Then travel to Bikaner by road. Upon arrival transfer to the hotel of your choice. Surrounded by the Thar desert. The city of Bikaner is known for its 16th-century Junagarh fortress, a huge complex of ornate buildings called Jharokhas (a type of balcony with lattices, windows and cupulites) and courtyards giving itself a type of labyrinth inside. Near the temple of Karni Mata is home to many rats considered sacred by Hindu devotees. In the afternoon you will visit Bikaner fort carved in red sandstone. Later you will visit rat temple where thousands of rats are walking freely.
DAY 13, BIKANER – FATEHPUR – MANDAWA
Breakfast. Then travel to Mandawa by road visiting Fatehpur (painted mansions). Upon arrival transfer to the hotel of your choice. A remote feudal principality in the center of the Shekhawati region, Mandawa was a trading post for the old caravan routes that stopped here from China and the Middle East. As these merchants built some magnificent mansions and they are huge. Inside and out all these mansions were painted with colors. In the afternoon, visit the Mandawa people who have painted mansions.
DAY 14, MANDAWA – DELHI – YOUR DESTINATION
Breakfast. Then travel to Delhi by road. Upon arrival direct transfer to the international airport.
THE TRIP INCLUDES
• Accommodation with breakfast
• Private car / minibus / bus comfortable air conditioning for all transfers and visits according to this plan
• Rickshaw Ride in Chandani Chowk
• Pichola Lake ride on a shared boat
• Elephant ride in Jaipur
• Camel ride in Jaisalmer to watch the sunset in the dunes
THE TRIP DOES NOT INCLUDE
• Visa to India
• International flight
• Entrance fees to the monuments
• Camera and video entrance fees
• Tip to the porter, driver and guide
• Travel insurance
• Personal expenses such as the use of a mini bar, mineral water, laundry, telephone, etc.
• Anything else that has not been mentioned in the itinerary
• 05% GST (Government taxes)