- Visit in Delhi – Jama Masjid, Qutub
Minar, Humayun Tomb
- Drive past in Delhi - Red Fort,
Rajghat, President House & India
- Rickshaw ride in Chandni Chowk
- Visit in Mandawa – Painted
Havelis (mansions with frescoes)
- Visit in Bikaner – Junagadh Fort &
Camel breeding farm
- Visit in Jaisalmer - Jaisalmer Fort,
Drive past to Gadisar Lake & Sam
- In Jodhpur, visit Mehrangarh Fort &
- In Udaipur, visit Lake Pichola, City Palace and Jagdish Temple
- Boat Ride in Lake Pichola
- Visit in Jaipur – Amber Fort, City Palace, Jantar Mantar Observatory & Hawa Mahal
- Elephant ride at Amber Fort
- Assistance at airport and sightseeing tours by private air-conditioned vehicle
- Start and End in Delhi
- 13 nights’ accommodation in well-appointed rooms as mentioned above hotels or equivalent
- Assistance at the airport
- Meal plan as mentioned above
- Elephant / Jeep ride at Amber
- Boat Ride in Lake Pichola on shared basis, Udaipur
- Sightseeing as per itinerary by private tourist vehicle
- Drivers allowances, toll taxes and Govt. Service Tax
- Day 01: Arrival in Delhi
Meet our representative upon arrival in Delhi and check-in at the hotel. India's capital & a major gateway
to the country, Delhi is contemporary and a bustling metropolis which successfully combines in its fold the
ancient & the modern. Its strategic location was one of the prime reasons why successive dynasties chose it
as their seat of power. New Delhi also reflects the legacy the British left behind. Overnight in Delhi.
- Day 02: Sightseeing in Delhi
After breakfast, proceed for a full-day tour of Old and New Delhi. This fascinating city has been in
existence since the 6th century BC and has seen ups and downs from the rule of the Pandavas right up to
the British Raj. Visit Jama Masjid, which is the largest mosque in India, commissioned by Emperor Shah
Jahan. The courtyard of the mosque can hold about 25,000 worshippers. Enjoy a rickshaw ride in Chandni
Chowk, the busiest market in Old Delhi…noisy, chaotic and uniquely Indian. You will then drive past to the
Red Fort, which was constructed during the rule of Emperor Shah Jahan and served as the residence for the
Mughal royal family. It continues to be significant till date, as every Independence Day, the Prime Minister
makes a speech from its ramparts as the Indian flag is hoisted. Later, drive past President House and
several other government buildings in Edwin Lutyen’s Delhi before you head toward Rajghat, the memorial
to Mahatma Gandhi. This simple memorial marks the spot where Mahatma Gandhi was cremated in 1948.
Thereafter, visit Humayun’s Tomb, commissioned by Humayun’s wife Hamida Banu Begum in 1562. It was
the first garden tomb built in the Indian sub-continent where the Persian architect used red sandstone on a
large scale. Later in the evening visit the Qutab Minar, which is the tallest brick minaret in the world; it was
commissioned by Qutbuddin Aibak, the first Muslim ruler of Delhi. Overnight in Delhi.
- Day 03: Delhi – Mandawa (260 km/approx. 6 hours)
This morning after breakfast proceed to Mandawa. Arrive Mandawa and check in to your hotel. Later,
enjoy a half day sightseeing tour of Mandawa. The entire Shekhawati region is well known for its painted
havelis (mansions with frescoes). Mandawa in particular is central to this beautiful form of art. Some of the
notable haveli’s are the Hanuman Prasad Goenka Haveli, Murmuria Haveli, Goenka Double Haveli,
Jhunjhunwala Haveli and Mohan Lal Saraf Haveli. Not surprisingly, the entire town is referred to as an
Open Art Gallery. Rest of the day at leisure. Overnight in Mandawa.
- Day 04: Mandawa – Bikaner (195 km/approx. 4 hours)
This morning after breakfast proceed to Bikaner. If ever beauty has bloomed in a desert, it has been at
Bikaner it comprises imposing palaces and beautiful, richly sculptured temples of red and yellow sandstone.
Arrive Bikaner and check in to your hotel. Rest of the day at leisure. Overnight in Bikaner.
- Day 05: Sightseeing in Bikaner
After breakfast visit Junagadh Fort… an unassailable fortress, it never been conquered. Inside the fort are
some magnificent palaces like Anup Mahal, Ganga Niwas and Rang Mahal or palace of pleasure. The Har
Mandir is the majestic temple for the royal family. Later, visit a camel breeding farm…here; professional
camel breeders research how to breed the best camels. Rest of the day at leisure. Overnight in Bikaner.
- Day 06: Bikaner – Jaisalmer (330 km/approx. 7 hours)
This morning after breakfast proceed to Jaisalmer. 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. Arrive Jaisalmer and check in to your hotel. Rest of the day at leisure. Overnight in Jaisalmer.
- Day 07: Jaisalmer
This morning after breakfast proceed for half day tour of Jaisalmer. Visit Jaisalmer Fort, which is the only
living fort of India and houses the entire township within its ramparts. 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. Later, visit Sam Sand Dunes, around 42 kms from Jaisalmer, is the closest place from
where you can lose yourself in ‘The Great Thar Desert'. Rest of the day at leisure. Overnight in Jaisalmer.
- Day 08: Jaisalmer - Jodhpur (310 km/approx. 7 hours)
This morning after breakfast proceed to Jodhpur. Arrive Jodhpur and check in to your hotel. Rest of the day
at leisure. Overnight in Jodhpur.
- Day 09: Sightseeing of Jodhpur
This morning after breakfast proceed for 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. Also visit Jaswant Thada, a
marble cenotaph built to commemorate Maharaja Jaswant Singh II. 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. Rest of the day at leisure. Overnight in Jodhpur.
- Day 10: Jodhpur – Udaipur (250 km/approx. 5 hours)
This morning after breakfast proceed to Udaipur. Enroute, visit the Ranakpur Temples, acclaimed
worldwide for their intricate and superb architectural style. These temples form one of the five major
pilgrimages of the Jain’s. Arrive Udaipur and check in to your hotel. Rest of the day at leisure. Overnight in
- Day 11: Sightseeing of Udaipur
After breakfast, proceed for 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 Jagdish Temple, which is raised on a tall
terrace and was completed in 1651. It attaches a double-storey Mandapa (hall) to a double-storey
saandhara (with a covered ambulatory) sanctum. In the evening, enjoy a boat ride on Lake Pichola
(depending upon the water level of lake), which is an artificial fresh water lake, created in the year 1362
AD. Rest of the day at leisure. Overnight in Udaipur.
- Day 12 Udaipur – Jaipur (390 km/approx. 7 hours)
After breakfast proceed for Jaipur, also known as the ‘Pink City’. The city of Jaipur is capital to the state of
Rajasthan, famous for its colorful culture, forts, palaces, and lakes. Jaipur owes its name to the founder of
the city, warrior king Sawai Jai Singh II. Rest of the day at leisure. Arrive and check-in at your hotel.
Overnight in Jaipur.
- Day 13 - Sightseeing of Jaipur
This morning after breakfast proceed for an excursion to Visit the Amber Fort. The best way to explore the
fort is to ride up to it on Elephant back. Prominent structures inside the fort are the Diwan-i-Aam, adorned
with latticed galleries, the Ganesh Pol, with a beautiful painted image of Lord Ganesh, and the stunning
Sheesh Mahal, a hall decorated with thousands of tiny mirrors. Later, stop to photograph the beautiful
Hawa Mahal, also known as the “Palace of the Winds.” This beautiful façade with its ornately carved
latticework windows was designed so the ladies of the palace could look out onto the streets unobserved.
Later you will visit the City Palace… again, a synthesis of Rajasthani and Mughal styles. The museums here
showcase rare and ancient manuscripts, arms dating back to the 15th century, and costumes of erstwhile
royalty. Later, visit the Jantar Mantar Observatory, comprising geometric devices for measuring time, and
tracking stars in their orbits. Overnight in Jaipur.
- Day 14 Jaipur - Departure from Delhi (250 km/approx. 5 hours) I Departure from Delhi
This morning after breakfast proceed to the airport to board the flight for your onward destination.
- Delhi - Saar Inn Or Similar
- Mandawa - Matsya Vilas Or Similar
- Bikaner - Gaj Kesari Or Similar
- Jaisalmer - Golden Haveli Or Similar
- Jodhpur - Bijolai Palace Or Similar
- Udaipur - Vishnupriya Or Similar
- Jaipur - Park Ocean Or Similar