Destinations: Delhi - Agra - Jaipur - Bikaner - Jaisalmer - Jodhpur - Kumbhalgarh - Udaipur - Delhi / Mumbai
Tour Durations: (13 nights / 14 days)
Rajasthan is the best known destination in the country to opt for forts and palaces tour.
Day 01: Arrival in Delhi
Upon your arrival at Delhi airport, our representative will welcome you and transfer you to car for driving towards your hotel. Check in to the hotel for overnight stay.
Day 02: City tour of Delhi
Have breakfast at the hotel, then proceed towards exploring the local attractions of Delhi. Visit various attractions such as:
Red Fort – This monument is also known as “Lal Quila” represents the zenith of Mughal empire creativity, which was initiated by Shah Jahan in the year 1526. This architectural landmark represents fusion of Persian, Islamic and Hindu architectural style.
Jama Masjid – It is the largest mosque in India and famously known as Masjid-i Jahan-Numa. This Mughal architectural marvel was constructed by emperor Shah Jahan between 1644 and 1658. It is made up of red sandstone and around 25000 people at a single point of time can offer prayer in this mosque.
Qutub Minar – This monument was constructed in the year 1193 by Qutab-ud-din Aibak and famously known as “Tower of Victory”. This Minar is surrounded by a lush green garden, which make it a perfect leisurely place for tourists coming from different parts of the world.
Humayun’s Tomb – This mausoleum was constructed in year 1570 by Mughal emperor Humayun’s wife Bega Begum. It was the first garden-tomb in India, which inspired several major architectural buildings constructed on later stage. Overnight stay at Delhi.
Day 03: Delhi – Agra
After your breakfast at the hotel, we will proceed towards Agra. Once you reach this place, check in the hotel and later leave for Agra sightseeing. Visit Agra Fort – a red sandstone fort on the banks of River Yamuna. It was built by Emperor Akbar in the year 1566. In the evening, you will visit Taj Mahal. This is the construction which took around seventeen years to get complete and require 20000 workmen. It was built by Shah Jahan for his beloved wife Mumtaz. Overnight stay at Agra.
Note: Taj Mahal remains closed on Fridays.
Day 04: Agra – Fatehpur Sikri – Jaipur
You can again visit Taj Mahal at the time of sunrise. After breakfast drive to Ranthambore. On the way visit Fatehpur Sikri. This was the capital at the time of Mughal Emperor Akbar. Along with that also visit Buland Darwaza which is the largest gateway throughout the world. Once you reach Jaipur, check-in the hotel for overnight stay.
Day 05: Jaipur Sightseeing
After breakfast, leave for sightseeing in Jaipur. Visit the most popular tourist attractions which include:
Amber Fort – it is also called as “Amer Fort” and attracts huge number of tourists from all across the globe. This fort overlooks the Maota Lake and was constructed in the 16th century by Raja Man Singh I.
Jal Mahal – It is a wonderful palace, which is located in the middle of the Man Sagar Lake. This palace has been constructed in red sandstone with Mughal and Rajput styles of architecture.
Jantar Mantar, which is the largest and till date best preserved observatories which was built by Jai Singh.
Hawa Mahal is considered to be the most prominent landmark of Jaipur. This palace comprises of around 953 small windows and was built by Maharaja Sawai Pratap Singh in 1799. Also visit City Palace which houses museum, Chandra Mahal and Shri Govind dev temple. Overnight stay at Jaipur.
Day 06: Jaipur – Bikaner
Have breakfast at the hotel, then leave for Bikaner. On arrival, check in to your hotel, Rest and relax. Then free for independent activities in Bikaner till evening. Overnight stay at Bikaner.
Day 07: Bikaner Sightseeing
Have breakfast at the hotel, then you will proceed to visit the Junagarh fort, Lalgarh palace and Laxmi Niwas palace. Overnight stay at Bikaner.
Day 08: Bikaner – Jaisalmer
After taking breakfast, drive to Jaisalmer. On arrival, check in to your hotel, Rest and relax. Then free for independent activities in Jaisalmer till evening. Overnight stay at Jaisalmer.
Day 09: Jaisalmer Sightseeing
After having breakfast at the hotel, leave for sightseeing and visit Jaisalmer fort, Patwon ki haveli and bada bagh. After this, you will drive towards Sam sand dunes to enjoy camel safari, traditional folk dance. Overnight stay in tent at Jaisalmer.
Day 10: Jaisalmer – Jodhpur
Have breakfast at the hotel, drive to Jodhpur.On arrival, check in to your hotel, Rest and relax. Then free for independent activities in Jodhpur till evening. Overnight stay at Jodhpur.
Day 11: Jodhpur - Kumbhalgarh
After having breakfast at the hotel, you will go for sightseeing and visit Meharangarh fort, Umaid Bhawan Palace and Jaswant Thada. On completion of the sightseeing, you will leave for Kumbhalgarh. After reaching this place, check-in the hotel for overnight stay.
Day 12: Kumbhalgarh – Udaipur
Have breakfast at the hotel, you will visit Kumbhalgarh Fort. Later drive towards Udaipur and check-in the hotel for short relax. You can go for boat ride in Lake Pichola and enjoy sunset. Overnight stay at Udaipur.
Day 13: Udaipur Sightseeing
After breakfast at the hotel, you will leave for sightseeing wherein you will visit Jagdish Temple, City Palace, Saheliyon-ki bari and Fateh Sagar lake. Overnight stay at Udaipur.
Day 14: Udaipur – Delhi/Mumbai (by flight) and departure
Have breakfast at the hotel, then you will be dropped at Udaipur airport to board your flight to Delhi/Mumbai. On arrival, you will catch your international flight to home.