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*Note: Exact hotels of your tour will be confirmed 15-20 days prior to tour. Hotels mentioned are symbolic and can be changed to similar hotel. Unless mentioned: Base category room calculated.
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Grand Rajasthan Tour

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Tour Start Location

New Delhi

Tour End Location

New Delhi

General Inclusions

  • Elephant ride for uphill and jeeps for downhill at the Amber Fort in Jaipur.
  • Sunset Boat ride in Lake Pichola
  • Presently applicable taxes
  • 02 Dinners in Ranthambore
  • 20-nights’ accommodation in sharing Double or Twin room basis
  • Breakfasts in the residing hotels (starting from day 02)
  • Local English-speaking guides as per sightseeing
  • Dinner & Camel ride in Desert Camp
  • Private AC transport as per program in appropriate sized vehicle

General Exclusions

  • Any Airfare, insurance or visa fees
  • Personal expenses of any nature
  • Camera or video fee
  • Tips or gratuity (not compulsory but recommended and appropriate)
  • Major meals (lunch, dinner) unless specified
  • Anything not mentioned in ‘Package Costs Includes’
  • Entrances to monuments/activities (supplement given)

Compliments from Truly India

  • Warm welcome with fresh flower garlands on arrival in India
  • 02 water bottles per person in vehicle per day
  • Rickshaw ride in Old Delhi market
Itinerary

Day 1Arrival NewDelhi

Arrive at New Delhi’s ‘IGI International Airport’. Meet with our company representative, warm welcome with fresh flower garlands & then transfer to hotel in your private Vehicle.

On arrival, check-in. Overnight at hotel.

Day 2 New Delhi

Breakfast at hotel. Proceed for Delhi’s tour.

Start the tour by visiting Raj Ghat, this peaceful, very well maintained park contains a simple black-marble platform marking the spot where Mahatma Gandhi was cremated following his assassination in 1948.

Next you will be driven to Old Delhi market, just before entering the market you will embark on a ‘Rickshaw’ to steer through tiny lanes of Chandni Chowk. Ride past the majestic Red Fort & through the main Chandni Chowk street straight to Khari Baoli; Asia’s biggest wholesale spice market selling all kinds of spices, herbs, nuts & food products like rice, tea etc. Hop on to your rickshaws and pass through the tiny lanes of Kinaari Bazaar; lane for Indian attire accessories like borders etc, Dariba Kalan; lane for Silver market. Hop off and bid bye to your Rickshaw Puller at Jama Masjid; A beautiful pocket of calm at the heart of Old Delhi’s mayhem, the capital’s largest mosque is built on a 10m elevation. It can hold a mind-blowing 25,000 people.

Later drive through Parliament’s street, & around the Rashtrapati Bhawan. Short photography stop at India Gate; This imposing 42m-high stone memorial arch was designed by Lutyens in 1921. It pays tribute to around 90,000 Indian Army soldiers who died in WWI, the Northwest Frontier operations and the 1919 Anglo-Afghan War.(note:photography stop at India Gate is strictly subject to security clearance and subject to vehicle parking availability)

Arrive at the Bangla Sahib Gurudwara; This magnificent white-marble gurdwara (Sikh temple), topped by glinting golden onion domes, was constructed at the site where the eighth Sikh guru, Harkrishan Dev, stayed before his 1664 death.

Next visit Humayun’s Tomb, Humayun’s tomb is sublimely well proportioned, seeming to float above its symmetrical gardens. It’s thought to have inspired the Taj Mahal, which it predates by 60 years. Lotus Temple for a short exterior photography stop;

Later proceed to Qutub Minar; The Qutab Minar, soaring Afghan-style victory tower and minaret, erected by sultan Qutb-ud-din in 1193 to proclaim his supremacy over the vanquished Hindu rulers of Qila Rai Pithora and a Kashmiri Co-operative, enjoy a Kashmiri Tea ‘Kahwa’ here when you witness the artisians presenting their local arts & products

Transfer to your hotel at the end of the tour & overnight.

Day 3Delhi – Mandawa

Post breakfast and checkout, drive to Agra 270kms,6-7 hours). On arrival, check-in at hotel.

In The afternoon proceed for Mandawa haveli tour with a local villager.

The intricately painted walls of this place and the detailed work will enthrall you to the fullest. Some of the popular havelis that be visited include the Mandawa Haveli, Jhunjhunwala Haveli and the Chokhani Haveli.

Return to hotel, overnight.

Day 4Mandawa – Bikaner

Post breakfast, checkout from the hotel and proceed to the Bikaner (250kms/5 hours).

Upon arrival at Bikaner, accommodate at the pre booked hotel.

Afternoon proceed to visit Junagarh Fort which consists of courtyards, kiosks and balconies. Next, visit the camel breeding farm, a unique farm in Asia and Karni Mata Temple also known as Rat Temple

An overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 5Bikaner – Jaisalmer

Post breakfast checkout from hotel and proceed to Jaisalmer(330Kms/4-5hrs)-Founded by Maharana Jaisal Singh, a Rajput Singh in 1156 AD, the city derives its name from the ruler itself.

Upon arrival at Jaisalmer, accommodate at the pre booked hotel.

Day 6Jaisalmer – Dunes

Post breakfast embark on a sightseeing tour of Jaisalmer. The city is quite famous for the Jaisalmer Fort, also known as Sonar Quila. The town bustles with various shops, hotels and ancient havelis and is considered as the only living fort in India. Inside this fort, visit the Raj Mahal (royal palace), the Laxminath Temple and several Jain temples. The palace museum has a huge collection of the items belonging to the royal era.

Other attractions that you will visit include Patwon-ki-Haveli, Gadsisar Lake (built in the 14th century by Maharawal Gadsi for the conservation of rain water) and Sam Sand Dunes.

Post sightseeing drive the next destination desert Camp.

Once you reach, you will be comfortably transferred to the Camp where you can complete the check-in formalities.After straightening your back, you will be taken to the magnificent Sand Dunes in the evening. Sam Sand Dunes is a perfect place to witness matchless sunset views. Experience Jeep ride to the Sunset Point.

Return to camp. Lively folk dances and musical performances will leave a long lasting impression on you.

Enjoy an overnight stay at the Camp

Day 7Dunes – Jodhpur

Post breakfast, checkout from hotel and drive to Jodhpur (320kms/5-6hours)

On arrival check in at hotel. Overnight at hotel.

Day 8Jodhpur

After your scrumptious breakfast leave for the sightseeing trip. Visit Jaswant Thada – also known as the Taj Mahal of Mewar, Mehrangarh Fort – a spectacular fort perched upon a hill and offering panoramic views of the Jodhpur city and Mandore. Later visit the magnificent Umaid Bhavan Palace Museum. Also visit Clock tower & city market.

Overnight in Jodhpur.

Day 9Jodhpur – Ranakpur

Post breakfast, checkout from hotel and drive to Ranakpur (150kms/3hours)

Upon arrival check-in at hotel.

Later proceed to visit Ranakpur Jain Temples.

Dedicated to Tirthankara Rishabhanatha, Ranakpur Jain Temples include several other temples within the campus like the Surya Temple, Chaumukha Temple, Amba Temple and the Parshwanath Temple.

Overnight at hotel in Ranakpur.

Day 10Ranakpur – Mount Abu

Post breakfast, checkout from hotel and drive to Ranakpur (160kms/4hours) .

Upon reaching the Mount Abu, you check-in at the hotel and take some rest. Rest of the day is free OR you can visit the Mount Abu Bazar.

Mount Abu -the only hill station and the summer retreat of Rajasthan, Mount Abu is located at an altitude of 1220 m surrounded by verdant forests of Aravalli.

Stay overnight at the hotel in Mount Abu.

Day 11Mount Abu – Udaipur

Post breakfast, proceed for sightseeing, you will visit Dilwara Temple, a white marbled Jain temple complex dedicated to various Jain Tirthankaras. There are 5 temples in the complex dedicated to Tirthankaras namely Vimal Vasahi, Luna Vasahi, Pithalhar, Khartar Vasahi, & Mahavir Swami. Each of the temples has a unique architecture and is decorated with intricate marble artwork.

Also enjoy a boat ride in Nakki Lake-this man-made lake is surrounded by local markets and restaurants.

Later drive to Udaipur (160kms/4hours). Upon arrival check-in and overnight at hotel in Udaipur.

Day 12Udaipur

Breakfast at hotel and proceed for sightseeing of Udaipur city.

Udaipur city tour comprises of visit to Sahelion-ki-Bari, which is good example of the art of landscaping, a beautiful garden was built for the 48 maidens meant to be a part of the dowry of the princess. Arrive at City Palace, Standing on the edge of the Lake Pichola and built by Maharaja Udai Singh, the gorgeous City Palace is a marvel in marble. Majestically set on a hill, it is accentuated with balconies, towers and cupolas along with superb views of the lake and the city that can be admired from the upper terraces.

Later, a short walk to the Jagdish Temple, lets you immerse in local life & get great pictures. Late afternoon/early evening, you will have boat ride in Lake Pichola, ride takes you to visit Jag Mandir – the first island palace on Lake Pichola.

Overnight in Udaipur.

Day 13Udaipur – Pushkar

Post breakfast, check out from the hotel and drive to Pushkar (300kms/5-6hrs).

Upon arrival, check-in at hotel, overnight stay.

Day 14Pushkar – Bundi

Breakfast at hotel. The morning is reserved for a visit to the holy city Pushkar covering the sightseeing of Brahma Temple which is the only temple in the world and Pushkar Lake- believed to be formed by the tears of Lord Shiva

Post your exploration drive to Bundi (185kms/4hours).

Upon arrival check-in at hotel (in Bundi/Kota). Rest of the day free to explore the city.

Day 15Bundi – Ranthambore

Post breakfast proceed for sightseeing which includes Taragarh fort, the most impressive of the city’s structures. Followed by visit of Bundi palace, and Chaurasi kambhon ki Chatri also visit Stepwells, There are over 50 stepwells in Bundi. Due to shortage of time we will explore important one only. The Rani Ji Ki Baori is a noted one.

Later drive to Ranthambore (150kms/3hours).

Upon arrival check-in at hotel for overnight stay.

Day 16Ranthambore

Early morning, proceed for the Jungle safari at Ranthambore National Park with naturalists in open jeep.

Considered as one of the biggest national parks in northern India in 1980, will offer you to witness, close with many wildlife’s like peacocks, bears, gazelles, sloths, wild boars and no doubt Bengal tigers. See the beautiful vivid variety of birds and animal flocking/relaxing in their region.

In the afternoon, proceed for another Jungle safari with naturalists in open jeep.

Return to hotel, overnight.

Day 17Ranthambore – Jaipur

Post breakfast, checkout from the hotel and drive to Jaipur (190kms/4hours).

Upon arrival at Jaipur check-in at hotel. Rest of the day free to explore the city.

An overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 18Jaipur

Breakfast at hotel. Proceed for sightseeing of Jaipur

We start with Amber Fort. Elephant ride uphill & Jeep ride downhill at the fort. Nostalgic Amber Fort, near Jaipur in Rajasthan, is one of the most well-known and most-visited forts in India. During downhill, visit a very heritage structure – Panna-Meena ka kund, which is a square-shaped stepwell, with adjoining stairs on all four sides and a room on the northern wall.

We will make our way back to the city, en-route we will stop at Jal Mahal, Possibly the most serene sight amidst the chaos of Jaipur is the beautiful Jal Mahal Jaipur, the Water Palace. Short stops at the Jewel & Carpet Workshops in Jaipur are must to witness how the local artisans create marvels from raw materials.

Later in the second half of the day, visit Jantar Mantar, a large grassy enclosure containing eighteen huge stone astronomical measuring devices constructed between 1728 and 1734. City Palace, originally built by Jai Singh in the 1720s and having lost none of its original pomp and splendour. Before you start exploring the local markets, stop for photography at the one world’s most famous façade Hawa Mahal.

Post your exploration in the local market. Return to hotel & overnight.

Overnight at hotel.

Day 19Jaipur – Fatehpur Sikri – Agra

Post breakfast, checkout and drive towards Fatehpur Sikri (210kms,4 hours), best example of the culmination of Hindu and Muslim architecture. And said to be a copy of the mosque in Mecca and has designs, derived from the Persian & Hindu architecture. Highly popular amongst them is Buland Darwaza, which is titled as the largest gateway in the world.

Continue moving towards Agra (20kms,30minutes). On arrival, transfer to hotel.

Overnight at hotel

Day 20Agra – Delhi

Early morning wake-up and sunrise visit to the Taj Mahal. (Timings would vary as per season). Sunrise is by far the best time to visit the Taj Mahal. Not just because the early morning light turns the dome of the temple a soft, golden colour, but because this is the time when there are the least amount of tourists. Described by Bengali poet Rabindranath Tagore as “a teardrop on the face of eternity”, the Taj Mahal is undoubtedly the zenith of Mughal architecture.

Return to hotel, daily routine & breakfast. Later checkout and proceed to visit Agra Fort; Agra has one of the finest Mughal forts in India. Visit a Marble Workshop; local artisans showcase their skill of Marble Inlay work in these workshops. The artisans in Agra are believed to be the descendants of the artists who were actual workers of Taj Mahal.

Post sightseeing drive towards Delhi (200Kms/4hrs).

Upon arrival in Delhi transfer to hotel for overnight stay

Day 21Delhi Departure

This day brings the end of wonderful tour, post breakfast proceeds to airport for the flight to onwards destination.

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