Classic Rajasthan Tour
- Itinerary Detail
|1||Delhi-Udaipur||Overnight in train|
|2||Udaipur||City Palace dotted with hanging gardens, temple of Goddess Ambika, pavilions, Sahelion-ki-bari, boating in Lake Pichola|
|3||Udaipur||Enjoy small trek and horse riding at Krishna ranch|
|4||Udaipur-Pushkar||Visit the holy Ajmer shariff Dargah. Head to Pushkar Lake, it is believed a sacred dip here helps you cleanse your sins Pushkar
camel fair is the biggest cattle fair in India which takes place in November
|5||Pushkar-Jodhpur||Mehrangarh Fort which exhibits royal artifacts, Jaswant Thada a marble structure to commemorate the death of Jaswant Singh II|
|6||Jodhpur-Jaisalmer||Visit Osiya Mata Temple dedicated to Saanchi mata, Sam sand dunes and camel safari|
|7||Jaisalmer||Jaisalmer Fort palace dotted with smaller palaces, Jain temple, Gadsisar Lake|
Duration : 06 Nights / 07 Days
Destination : Delhi - Udaipur - Pushkar - Jodhpur - Jaisalmer - Delhi
Rajasthan’s colorful culture comes alive through forts and palaces soaked in old-world flavor and exhibit important artifacts to reveal Rajput vigor. Pink City Jaipur, Lake City Udaipur, Blue City Jodhpur and Golden sands of Jaisalmer along with holy Pushkar come together to brighten India’s heritage.
Day 1 Delhi-Udaipur (by night train)
In evening you will board on night train to Udaipur.
Kindly note the suggested train leaves from Nizamuddin Railway station sharply at 7PM and you need to reach the station prior time to board on train. Overnight in train.
Day 2 Arrive at Udaipur railway station @0720hrs
Early morning you will arrive Udaipur railway station, from where our representative will guide you to the hotel. Please note hotel check-in/out time is 1200hours noon India Time; therefore check-in at early morning is subject to availability; though we will put an early check-in request at hotel but in case of non-availability of room immediately you may enjoy breakfast upon your arrival at hotel and then proceed for sightseeing of Udaipur as follows:
Today, enjoy a full-day tour of Udaipur. Visit the City Palace, standing on the east bank of Lake Pichola. The complex is a massive series of palaces built at different times from 1559. The balconies of the palace provide panoramic views of the Lake Palace Hotel and Jag Mandir on one side, and the city of Udaipur on the other. The paintings, mosaics, intricately carved 'chhatris' and the architecturally brilliant facade all contribute to making your visit to the City Palace a truly memorable experience. Thereafter, visit a picturesque garden, Sahelion ki Bari. You will visit also visit Jagat Temple, which is dedicated to Goddess Ambika- a form of Goddess Durga. Built in 961 A.D, this temple is renowned for its intricate carvings in the exteriors. In the evening, enjoy a boat ride on Lake Pichola, which is an artificial fresh water lake.
Overnight in Udaipur.
Day 3 Udaipur
After breakfast you will proceed for half-day visit at Krishna ranch and enjoy soft skill trek, horse riding with lunch.
All these activities will take 3-4 hours in maximum; thereafter you will be back to city and relax at hotel. Evening at leisure on your own.
Overnight in Udaipur.
Day 4 Udaipur-Pushkar (287kms; 6hrs drive approx.)
After breakfast you will drive to Pushkar; en route visit famous Dargah in Ajmer. Upon arrival Pushkar you will check in at a hotel and relax. Later you will visit famous and holy Pushkar Lake; also visit the one and only Brahma Temple. Overnight in Pushkar.
Day 5 Pushkar-Jodhpur (185kms; 4hrs drive approx.)
After breakfast you will drive to Jodhpur; on arrival you will check in at a hotel and relax.
Later in afternoon you will enjoy take a half-day sightseeing trip of Jodhpur, which is the second largest city in Rajasthan and also called the ‘Sun City’. Visit the Mehrangarh Fort. This spectacular fort made from red sandstone stands on a perpendicular cliff above the skyline of Jodhpur. The foundations of this fort were laid in 1459; today it houses a museum with a fine collection of arms, costumes, paintings and even a collection of palanquins. Also visit Jaswant Thada, a marble cenotaph built to commemorate Maharaja Jaswant Singh II. The monument, in its entirety, is built out of intricately carved sheets of marble. These stones are extremely thin and polished so that they emit a warm glow when the sun's rays dance across their surface. Later, drive past the Mandore garden, which showcases cenotaphs of Jodhpur's former rulers; instead of the usual umbrella-shaped cenotaphs these are built along the lines of a Hindu temple.
Overnight in Jodhpur.
Day 6 Jodhpur-Jaisalmer (272kms; 6hrs drive approx.)
After breakfast you will check out of hotel and drive to Jaisalmer; en route you will visit famous Jain temple at Osiyan; upon arrival Jaisalmer you will check in at a hotel and relax. Later in evening you will visit Sam Sand Dunes, around 42 kms from Jaisalmer, are the closest place from where you can lose yourself in 'the Great Thar Desert'. Sam has a truly magnificent stretch of sweeping dunes, with sparse or no vegetation. The best way to get here, of course, is on camelback. The dunes are 3km long, 1km wide and almost half a kilometer high. Fascinatingly, the dunes keep shifting on a permanent basis and are truly a visual treat. Enjoy the romance of solitude as your camel safari takes you deep in the heart of the Thar Desert.
Overnight in Jaisalmer.
Day 7 Jaisalmer-Delhi (night train) & tour ends
After breakfast you will enjoy half day city tour of Jaisalmer.
Today, enjoy a half-day tour of Jaisalmer, which lies in the heart of the Thar Desert…a city seeped in color and rich tradition; it was once a major centre on the trading route between India and the west. Visit Jaisalmer Fort, which is the only living fort of India and houses the entire township within its ramparts. It has an enchanting web of narrow lanes dotted with exquisite havelis. There are three beautifully sculpted Jain temples from the 12th-15th century A.D., and five interconnected palaces, which you can explore during your visit. At the center of the fort is Raj-Mahal, now known as Jaisalmer Fort Palace Museum & Heritage Centre. Visit Salim Singh ki Haveli, built around 300 years ago, and Patwon-ki-Haveli, which is the largest and most elaborate mansion of its kind in Jaisalmer, followed by a visit to Nathmal Ji ki Haveli, a grand mansion that blends Rajput and Islamic architecture. Later, drive past the beautiful Gadisar Lake and Badal Vilas, the present residence of erstwhile royal family. Part of this palace is used as a restaurant and hotel.
Later in evening you will board on night train to Delhi.
Hereafter our services conclude and we wish you safe, happy journey back to your home.