India Gate Delhi Arrive Delhi, meet & assistance at the airport & transfer to the hotel. Stay overnight at Delhi.
Morning after breakfast and proceed to Mandawa. On arrival Mandawa in the evening check in at hotel and relax. Stay overnight at Mandawa.
Morning after breakfast check-out from the hotel & visit Mandawa, founded 1755 by Thakur Nawal Singh and still the home of his descendants has beautiful frescoes, Havelis and mansions. Mandawa castle one of the finest castles of Rajasthan, is now a hotel and house of collection of armories, costumes of ancestors, canons from 1820 ancient coins, numismatic collection and many other interesting items, preserved in a museum. After sightseeing drive to Bikaner. Arrive Bikaner & check-in hotel. Night stay in Bikaner.
Morning after breakfast proceed for city sightseeing tour of Bikaner. Bikaner is named after its founder Rao Bika Ji in 1488. But long before this, the city was trade center on the caravan routes from Africa and West Asia. Bikaner's dominant features are rippling sands and abundant sunshine. The city stands on an elevation, enclosed by a 7 Kms wall, which can be entered from 5 gates. Bikaner City is bolstered by imposing walls and has a 16th century fort housing old palaces, temples and mosque. Founded by Raja Rai Singh the fort is distinguished by its long range of 37 pavilions, a line of balconies and aerial windows of varying designs. Also visit Lallgarh Palace, the museum, and Bhanda Sagar Jain and Deshnoke Rat temple. After sightseeing drive to Jaisalmer. Arrive Jaisalmer & check-in hotel. Night stay in Jaisalmer.
Morning after breakfast check-out from the hotel & proceed for city sightseeing tour of Jaisalmer visiting the burnished sandstone Jaisalmer, Throbbing in the heart of the Thar, is an intricately molded wonderland in place of a barren land, today stands a city of gilded magic. The origins of Jaisalmer go back to the 12th century, when Rawal Jaisal abandoned his old fort at Ludarwa and laid the foundation of a new city. Visit the magnificent fort, the Patwon Ki Haveli (Mansion) and Salim Singh Ki Haveli, with their carved balconies and brackets, which are supreme examples of the art. Evening enjoy camel ride at SAND DUNES. Night stay in Jaisalmer.
Morning after breakfast and proceed to Jodhpur. On arrival Jodhpur check in at hotel. Later proceed for city sightseeing tour of Jodhpur. Mehrangarh Fort, the original fort was constructed by Rao Jodha in 1459 after whom the city has been named. See the cenotaph Chattri of Kiratsingh Sodha, Jayapol, Fatehpol, Lohapol, Phool mahal, Zhanki mahal, moti mahal and a museum in the fort which has interesting artifacts. Jaswant Thad, Umaid Bhawan Palace and Clock Tower. Night stay in Jodhpur.
Morning after breakfast and drive to Jaipur en route visit Ajmer and Pushkar. Visit the famous Dargah of Sufi Saint Hazrat Khwaja Moinuddin Hasan Chisti. The shrine is next only to Mecca or Median for the Muslims of south Asia. Akbar used to make a pilgrimage to the Dargah from Agra once a year. Pushkar boasts temples, though few are as ancient as you might expect at such an important pilgrimage site, since many were deserted by Aurangzeb and subsequently rebuilt. The most famous is the Brahma Temple, said to be one of the few temples in the world dedicated to this deity. It's marked by red spire, and over the entrance gateway is the hans, or goose symbol, of Brahma, who is said to have personally chosen Pushkar as its site, after visiting continue drive to Jaipur, on arrival in Jaipur check in at hotel, Night stay in Jaipur.
After breakfast proceed for excursion to Amber Fort. Elephant ride ascent to the fort.
Amber Fort Palace: Amber is the classic romantic Rajasthani fort palace. Its construction was started by Man Singh I in 1592, and completed by his descendent Jai Singh I. Its forbidding exterior belies an inner paradise where a beautiful fusion of Mughal and Hindu styles finds its ultimate expression. Continue sight-seeing.
Jal Mahal: Jal Mahal is a palace located in the middle of the Man Sagar Lake in Jaipur city, the capital of the state of Rajasthan, India. The palace and the lake around it were renovated and enlarged in the 18th century by Maharaja Jai Singh II of Amber.
City Palace: A delightful blend of Mughal and traditional Rajasthan architecture, the City Palace sprawls over one-seventh of the area in the walled city. It houses the Chandra Mahal, Shri Govind Dev Temple and the City Palace Museum.
Jantar Mantar: This is the largest and the best preserved of the five observatories built by Jai Singh II in different parts of the country. This observatory consisting of outsized astronomical instruments is still in use.
Hawa Mahal: The ornamental facade of this "Palace of Winds" is a prominent landmark in Jaipur. Their five-storey structures of sandstone plastered pink encrusted with fine trelliswork and elaborate balconies. The palace has 953niches and windows. Built in 1799 by Pratap Singh, the Mahal was a royal grandstand for the palace women. Night stay in Jaipur.
Morning after breakfast and drive to Delhi, on arrival in Delhi check in at hotel. Later proceed for city sightseeing tour of Delhi and visiting splendid mosque Jamia Masjid built by the Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan between 1644 to 1658. Red Fort, Ghandi Samadi, India Gate, drive pass President House, Himayun Tomb, Bhai Temple, Qutab Minar. Stay overnight at Delhi.
Morning departure transfer to the airport/railway station to board the flight/train for onward journey. Tour ends with sweet memories.
Mr Subhash Kotahari
302,3rd Floor Arihant Plaza,Calgary Road, Near Patrol Pump, Malviya Nagar, Jaipur, Rajasthan, India - 302017
Desert Tour of Rajasthan - 6 D / 5 N
Delhi - Jaipur - Mandawa - Bikaner - Jaisalmer - Jodhpur - Delhi
Haveli Tour of Rajasthan - 10 D / 9 N
Jaipur - Ajmer - Pushkar - Udaipur - Jodhpur - Jaisalmer - Manvar - Jodhpur
Mewar Tour Rajasthan - 8 D / 7 N
Udaipur - Chittorgarh - Kumbhalgarh - Ranakpur - Mount Abu - Udaipur
Rajasthan Pilgrimage Tour - 10 D / 9 N
Delhi - Jaipur - Ajmer - Pushkar - Chittorgarh - Udaipur - Ranakpur - Jodhpur - Delhi