Day 01: Arrive Delhi
Upon arrival, our representative will meet you at Delhi international airport and escort to the hotel for assistance with the check-in process. Delhi, the capital city of India, is located in northern part of India and sets on the bank of River Yamuna. The city has its own historical importance for the fact that it has been the home to Mughal Empire for a long time; its rulers had built some magnificent monuments here. Overnight stay is at a hotel in Delhi.
Day 02: Delhi sightseeing
After a comfortable night, today morning we take you for Delhi city tour, in which your visit covers both the parts of Delhi the Old Delhi and the New Delhi. In Old Delhi visit Jama Masjid built mu Mughal emperor Shah Jahan in 1656 AD, it is the largest and very famous mosque of our country. Drive past the massive Red Fort also built by emperor Shah Jahan. The oldest market of Delhi - Chandni Chowk will be explored by a joyful rickshaw ride. And lastly, visit Raj Ghat - cremation place of Mahatma Gandhi. Overnight is at a hotel in Delhi.
Day 03: Delhi – Agra (205 km / 05 hrs)
After breakfast drive to Agra – the city of the seventh wonder on the earth. Upon arrival check into your hotel and afternoon take a city tour visiting Agra Fort. Built mainly as a military organization by Akbar in 1565, the Agra Red Fort made up of red sandstone it was partly rehabilitated into a fort during Shah Jahan's period. It is on the western bank of the River Yamuna and this marvelous fort dominates the center of the city. The Taj Mahal – the world famous love monument built by Emperor Shah Jahan in the memory of his beloved queen “Mumtaz Mahal. One is left speechless with the capturing beauty of this white marble beauty. If time permits visit Itmad-Ud- Daulah Tomb also known as Baby Taj. Overnight stay is at a hotel in Agra.
Day 04: Agra – Jaipur (235 km / 05 hrs)
From Agra this morning drive towards the capital city of the princely state Rajasthan - Jaipur. On arrival check in at the hotel and get relaxed. Jaipur is the city of forts and palaces popularly known as the Pink City is a must visit on the tourist map of India. This city has lived a glorious past and is studded with tuning structures. Rest of the day is free to relax and explore the city on own. Overnight stay is at a hotel in Jaipur.
Day 05: Jaipur
On day 5 enjoy an excursion tour to Amber Fort, it is one of the main attractions in Jaipur, situated atop a hill it is a masterpiece of Mughal architecture and royalty. To reach the entrance of the fort one has an option to enjoy an elephant back ride like the past king and queens. Afternoon drives back to the city and takes on a city tour of Jaipur visiting the famous City Palace, Hawa Mahal, Jantar Mantar and evening explore the colorful market and active bazaars of the city, here you can enjoy the shopping for its beautiful handicrafts, jewelry, and precious stones and gems. Overnight is at a hotel in Jaipur.
Day 06: Jaipur (The Pink City) – Mandawa (170 km / 04 hrs)
The morning after breakfast leave for Mandawa located in the Shekhawati district of Rajasthan it is an artistic town with its own individuality. Enjoy the visit to various cenotaphs, step-wells, frescoed old houses, havelis & buildings at Mandawa and Nawalgarh. Overnight in Mandawa.
Day 07: Mandawa – Bikaner (190 km / 04 hrs)
Before leaving for Bikaner, have breakfast at the hotel. On your way to Bikaner halt at Deshnok Temple also known as Karni Mata Temple and the Camel Breeding Farm just before Bikaner. On arrival, Bikaner check into the hotel & rest of the day is free for relaxation. Overnight stay will be at Bikaner.
Day 08: Bikaner – Jaisalmer (The Golden City) (330 km / 07 hrs)
After energetic breakfast take city sightseeing tour of Bikaner visiting Junagarh Fort, Lallgarh Palace, and various Havelis. By afternoon you drive towards your next destination Jaisalmer, the Golden City. On arrival check in at the hotel and relax after a long road journey. Overnight stay is in Jaisalmer.
Day 09: Jaisalmer (The Golden City)
After breakfast, city tour of Jaisalmer. Visit the citadel the Fort built by Rawal Jaisal where a fourth of the population lives. The fort also houses Jain temples of the 12th to 15th centuries, Patwon Ki Haveli a five-story mansion with carved pillars & murals of Salim Singh. Also visit Gadi Sagar, which had once supplied water to the city; the temples & archways around it have been built by a courtesan. Afternoon, excursion to Sam 45 km away, is known for its sand dunes & is the venue for the Desert festival. Get the actual feel of the desert by enjoying a camel ride on the sand dunes and witness a magnificent sunset on the sand dunes. Return to Jaisalmer for an overnight stay.
Day 10: Jaisalmer (The Golden City) – Jodhpur (280 km / 05 hrs)
Drive to Jodhpur also known as the Blue City it is the second largest city of the state. Also referred to as the Sun City due to the bright sunny weather throughout the year Jodhpur is one of the prime tourist places in India. On arrival check in at the hotel and after wash & change visit the majestic Mehrangarh Fort and Jaswant Thada. From the fort, you can have a beautiful view of a blue city, with most of its local houses painted by blue color and by evening view the sunset from the fort. Overnight stay is in Jodhpur.
Day 11. Jodhpur – Udaipur (The City of Lakes) (185 km / 04 hrs)
Morning has breakfast at the hotel and drives for Udaipur – the City of Lake & Palaces. On the way visit one of the most popular Jain Temple we have in India that is Ranakpur. After this16th century marvel, we will be heading to Adinath, which is also a very popular shrine with 1444 columns. After that, we will be heading to Udaipur, On arrival check in at the hotel and after wash & change, relax at the hotel. The evening gets pleasure from the boat ride on the charming Lake Pichola and sees the dynamic view of the sunset. Overnight in Udaipur.
Day 12: Udaipur (The City of Lakes)
After breakfast enjoys a full day city tour of Udaipur visiting the City Palace & its museum, in the museum you can find a huge collection of defensive gear, weapons, and fatal two-sided sword. Also, enjoy the peacock square and the small painting school inside the palace premises. Next, visit the splendid “Sahelion Ki Bari” known as Garden of Maids of Honour, it is a beautiful garden decorated with lotus pool, fountains, flower beds, and marble pavilions. The largest and most beautiful temple in this city is – Jagdish Temple which we visit next and by evening enjoys a delightful boat ride on Lake Pichola. Overnight stay is in Udaipur.
Day 13: Udaipur – Delhi By flight (200 km / 04 hrs)
Today after breakfast drive to Udaipur Airport to catch the flight for Delhi. On arrival, our representative shall meet and greet you at the Delhi Airport and transfer to your hotel for overnight stay at Delhi
Day 14: Delhi – Departure
Morning on time transfer to Delhi International airport to board your flight for onward destination/ back home.
Megan Howard ( Australia)
Gurbaksh organized a number of drivers, trains, and accommodation. He was amazing! Can not recommend him enough. If you have any questions he is more than happy to help. He always made sure we were updated with our train times and make sure we got to the station on time. The first driver we had was one of the best experiences in India, he was super friendly and helpful.
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