- Start Date04/01/2021
- TypeGuided Tours
- Departure CityDELHI
- End CityDELHI
- Cancellation policyUp to 24 hours
- Durations 11 days 10 nights
The calls of the Old Market in Delhi overflow with shading and Jodhpur is loaded up with the tempting aroma of old flavors. On this 11-day visit through Rajasthan you will find the extravagance of the Rajput past, loaded up with maharajas and legends, alongside the unmistakable religions that coincide among energetic sanctuaries and one of a kind standard. From the pink sandstone that brings Jaipur into glow to the sacrosanct Pushkar ghats that house legends of Hindu divine beings, you will locate an otherworldly culture inside the over a significant time span royal residence of Rajasthan.
Start your get-away to India with your trip to Delhi, India. You withdraw from home energized, prepared to encounter the marvelous culture and witness enormous history. You show up in Delhi with the day at your relaxation, ready to unwind inside the solaces of your lodging or walk around the noteworthy dividers that envelop dynamic markets. The next day you will visit through the noteworthy mix of old and new, regardless of whether as far as city dividers, wondered towers, or parliament. At the point when you move to Udaipur you will have an evening on Lake Pichola, ready to see the city from its focal conduit. An entire day visit will bring you through the City Palace complex and around the city’s rich history, through sanctuaries, estates, and markets. On the way to Kumbhalgarh you will stop in Ranakpur to visit the fifteenth century Jain sanctuaries before walking around the enormous reach of the Kumbhalgarh post dividers.
Proceed forward to a Bishnoi Village and have a direct involvement in the one of a kind group of Hinduism devoted the safeguarding of creatures and trees. At night you will show up in the eminent Blue City of Jodhpur and experience the appeal of the old, beautiful boulevards. Toward the beginning of the day you will visit through the transcending Mehrangarh Fort before visiting Pushkar and the brilliant sanctuaries and ghats in the city’s little perimeter, finding a clamoring bazaar along the pathways.
That night you will show up in the Pink City of Jaipur where the following day you will participate in a full visit through the glorious tints along the City Palace complex and in the sparkling frescoes of the Amer Fort. From Jaipur you will make a beeline for Samode, home to an appealling town and a nineteenth century castle. On your last day you will move from Samode to Delhi for you return flight home, yet you could generally remain a short time longer in the event that you aren’t prepared to leave.
- Discover the gigantic varied history of Delhi, going from transcending minarets to antiquated city dividers
- Delight in a vessel visit on the sentimental waters of Lake Pichola in Udaipur
- Witness the greatness of the City Palace complex in Udaipur that sits close by the banks of Lake Pichola
- Visit the wonderful Jain Temples in Ranakpur where the imaginativeness is cut from marble and into 1,444 columns
- View the broad bulwarks Kumbhalgarh Fort second just to the Great Wall of China
- Find yourself in the quintessential pictures of India while visiting the Palace of Winds in Jaipur
- Experience the aromatics of one of the most seasoned zest exchanges India as you cross the blue structures of Jodhpur
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DAY 01 - ARRIVE IN DELHI - GOING FROM HOME TO GRAND PALACES
Arrive Delhi, meet assist at the airport & transfer to hotel. This is the capital city of India, and can be called as a major gateway to India. Delhi is one of the most important metropolitan in India, as it is the city of power. It has a very good combination of both modern, as well as ancient culture. In these 3000 years of its existence, there has been the origin of seven more cities, where the traditional Indian capital is. Strategic location, mixture of modern and Indian culture, rich history, medieval market, beside the modern ones etc are the main reasons for choosing it, as the seat of power. Delhi is a city waiting to be explored. It is also known as the Headquarters of Indian politics, as most of the heads of the Indian government and other political parties; reside here, including the Prime Minister, and President of the country. Night stay in Delhi.
DAY 02 – IN DELHI – IN AWE OF THE ROYAL GATES
After breakfast visit Qutab Minar - The highest monument of India, Qutb Minar is 72.5 m high, tapering from 2.75 m in diameter at its peak, to 14.32 m at its base, and alternating angular and rounded flutings. Humayun's Tomb , is mausoleum of the Mughal emperor Humayun. Night stay in Delhi.
DAY 03 – IN DELHI - DISCOVERING OLD AND THE NEW DELHI
After breakfast City tour of Old & New Delhi visiting Raj Ghat , where Mahatma Gandhi was cremated . Red Fort , Made by Mughal Empror Shahjahan , Jama Masjid , The largest in India, It has three great gateways, four angle towers and two minarets constructed of alternating vertical strips of red sandstone and white marble. Chandni Chowk , this main street of Old Delhi is the colorful shopping bazaar, known as Chandni Chowk. It has very sharp contrast to the open, spacious streets of Delhi. Laxmi Narayan Temple , dedicated to Lakshmi, the goddess of prosperity and good fortune . India Gate , this 42ms high stone of triumph is a war memorial . It bears the names of 85,000 Indian army soldiers, who died in the campaigns of WW I .Rashtrapati Bhawan - This palace-like building is the official residence of the President of India and an interesting blend of Mughal and western architectural styles. Bahai Temple , or the Lotus Temple is a marvel of modern architecture. Set among pools and gardens, adherents of any faith can visit, pray or meditate. Night stay in Delhi.
DAY 04 – DELHI TO UDAIPUR - THE CITY ON THE BANKS OF A GREAT LAKE
In time transfer to airport to board flight for Udaipur. Arrive Udaipur, meet assist at the airport & transfer to hotel. Located in the Aravalli ranges of Rajasthan, the city of Udaipur is situated at a distance of about 405 km from the state capital Jaipur. The city is well connected through air, rail, and road to other important cities of India like Jaipur, Delhi, and Mumbai. Udaipur is a fascinating blend of sights, sound and experiences. Right from the medieval times, the city has been an inspiration for poets, painters and writers. Founded in 1559 and named after Maharana Udai Singh, Udaipur became the capital of the Sisodia dynasty whose earlier capital was Chittor. According to legend, the Maharana was out hunting one day when he met a holy man meditating on a hill overlooking the Lake Pichola. The hermit blessed the Maharana and told him to built a palace at that very spot, as it would be well protected. The Maharana followed the holy man”s advice and Udaipur came into being. Today, Udaipur is a one of the better-known tourist destinations of India. Summers in Udaipur are quite hot with temperature going up to 38°C during the day. Winters are relatively pleasant with temperature remaining at around 28°C during day and up to 11°C during night. The winters are the best time to visit historic city. Night stay in Udaipur.
DAY 05 – IN UDAIPUR - CRYSTAL ARCADES AND RADIANT WATERS
After breakfast city tour of Udaipur. If Jaipur is a city in pink, Udaipur is a study in white. The city is famous for its palaces, lake, museums, temples, and gardens. The City Palace and Museum is considered as the largest palace complex in Rajasthan and its museum has stunning collection of objects collected by different Maharanas of Udaipur over the centuries. The Picholia Lake, Udai Sagar, and Pratap Sagar are some of the most beautiful lakes in the state. Some other attractions in the city are the Jagdish Temple, Saheliyon Ki Bari, Jag Mandir, Bhartiya Lok Kala Mandir, Pratap Memorial, and Ahar Museum. Night stay in Udaipur.
DAY 06 – UDAIPUR TO KUMBHALGARH ENROUTE RANAKPUR – FROM ROSE CITY TO SPLENDID TEMPLES
After breakfast depart by surface to Kumbhalgarh. Enroute visit of Ranakpur. On arrival check-in at Hotel. Afternoon city tour of Kumbhalgarh. Though little known, Kumbhalgarh has one of the finest examples of defensive fortifications in entire Rajasthan. There is a palace and several temples that are worth visiting. In addition, a stroll along the walls of the fort gives great panoramic views. Kumbhalgarh is a must visit for anyone looking forward to experience the best of Rajasthani fort architecture. The Kumbhalgarh Wildlife Sanctuary is situated to the west of the fort. The sanctuary has enabled the endangered wolf to breed and support besides providing shelter to the leopard, sloth, chowsingha, sambhar, hyena, flying squirrel, crocodiles, and a good number of bird species. Kumbhalgarh is situated at a distance of around 63 km from Udaipur. Night stay in Kumbhalgarh.
DAY 07 - KUMBHALGARH TO JODHPUR – FROM MAGNIFCENT WALLS TO THE BLUES OF A FOREST
After breakfast depart by surface to Jodhpur. On arrival check-in at Hotel. Afternoon City tour visiting Mehrangarh Fort – This massive fort is the most impressive and formidable structure in Jodhpur . Jaswant Thada – A cluster of royal cenotaphs in white marble built in memory of Maharaja Jaswant Singh II. Umaid Bhawan Palace – The only 20th century palace built under the famine relief project that gave employment to famine struck population. The palace was completed in 16 years. Night stay in Jodhpur.
DAY 08 – JODHPUR TO JAIPUR ENROUTE PUSHKAR – BLUE HUES OF TOPS TO PINK
After breakfast depart by surface to Jaipur. Enroute visit Pushkar. On arrival check-in at Hotel. The picturesque capital of Rajasthan, Jaipur is color washed pink-the color associated with hospitality in Rajput culture. This Beautiful city along with Agra and Delhi form what is known as the Golden Triangle of Indian tourist circuit. Jaipur is a city where royalty still lives in the grandeur of its palaces, where fighting for the honour of the clan has never been a need but a way of life, and where treating guests as gods has been a tradition from time immemorial . There is a timeless appeal to Jaipur's colorful bazaars where one can shop for Rajasthani handlooms and trinkets. Beautifully laid out gardens and parks, attractive monuments and marvelous heritage hotels, once the residence of Maharajas are worth admiration. Not to mention the ambling camels and cheerful people in multi-hued costumes that make your trip to the pink city a memorable one. Night stay in Jaipur.
DAY 09 – IN JAIPUR - THE STYLISHNESS OF STRENGTH
After breakfast full day city tour visiting City Palace, the former royal residence built in a blend of the Rajasthani and Mughal styles. Jantar Mantar, is the largest of the five observatories built by Sawai Jai Singh. The Hawa Mahal or the Palace of Winds was constructed for the royal ladies to watch the royal processions without being seen. Amber Fort, situated just outside the city, is perhaps the most beautiful example of Rajasthani forts and gives a grand view of the city down below. Other attractions include the Jaigarh Fort, Birla Mandir, and Sisodia Rani Ka Bagh. Night stay in Jaipur.
DAY 10 – JAIPUR TO SAMODE – THE RICHNESS OF THE VILLAGE
After breakfast excursion to Samode 40 km, north west of jaipur is the beautiful samode palace, has been rebuilt and renovated and provides a fine example of the rajput haveli architecture and is an ideal spot for outings. night stay in Jaipur.
DAY 11 – JAIPUR TO DELHI - DEPART FOR HOME – LASTLY ANOTHER MAGICAL PALACE
In time transfer to Delhi airport to board flight for onward destination.
How many people will be on my trip?
Good things come in small packages, which is why we keep our group sizes down. This means we’re small enough to remain flexible as we thread our way through communities without intimidating the locals. On most of our trips, you’ll be part of an intimate group of 12-16 people, though our group sizes are on average 10 people. Our Overland trips are in purpose-built vehicles that can carry up to 24 travelers. Group sizes are displayed on each trip’s overview page on our website.