( 13 DAYS / 12 NIGHTS)
Day 1: Arrive New Delhi
Arrive Indira Gandhi international airport at New Delhi. Met and transfer to the hotel to relax from jetlag.
Day 2: New Delhi
After breakfast proceed with your professional guide for the sightseeing of Delhi visiting Red fort, Jama Masjid, Rajghat-cremation ground of Mahatama Gandhi, Qutab Minar, Humayun's tomb, drive past president's house, Parliament house and India gate. Evening give us a pleasure to host a delicious dinner at a beautiful local restaurant. Overnight at hotel.
Day 3: New Delhi - Agra
After early breakfast drive to Agra. On arrival check-into the hotel. Later visit Agra fort and Taj Mahal - An eternal story of love. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 4: Agra - Ranthambore
After breakfast drive to Ranthambore. On arrival check-into the resort. Later after lunch proceed for jeep safari into Ranthambore National Park to watch the beautiful flora and fauna. You may also get a chance to see the King Tiger roaming free in his abode. Overnight at hotel.
Day 5: Ranthambore - Jaipur
Early morning proceed for jeep safari to try your luck again to see the king tiger and other forest activities in its pure natural form. Later drive to Jaipur-popularly known as Pink city. On arrival check-into the hotel. Evening at relax. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 6: Jaipur
After breakfast full day sightseeing of Jaipur visiting City palace, Royal observatory, Hawa Mahal - Palace of wind. Enjoy a ride on gaily decorated elephant like an ancient King/Queen at Amber Fort. Overnight at the Hotel.
Day 7: Jaipur - Bikaner
After breakfast drive to Bikaner - Founded in 1486 this fourth largest city of Rajasthan is famous for its spicy snack besides its palaces, handicrafts & leather articles. Wash n change at hotel. Proceed for half-day guided sightseeing of Junagarh Fort, Lalgarh Palace and Laxmi Nath Temple. Overnight at hotel.
Day 8: Bikaner - Jaisalmer
Morning after breakfast, drive south west of Bikaner to golden city of India - Jaisalmer. Bordering along the Pakistan border, this desert city founded in 1156 AD by Rao Jaisal (from whom the city takes its name) has an extraordinarily medieval feel and an incredible atmosphere. Late afternoon enjoy camel ride & sunset view from Sam Sand Dunes (40 Kms west of Jaisalmer). Optional dinner on sand dunes with folk dance. Overnight at hotel.
Day 9: Jaisalmer
Breakfast at hotel. Full day guided city sightseeing visiting the Jaisalmer Fort, Jain Temple, Gadsisar Lake, Folk Museum, Patwan Ki Haveli, Salim Singh ki Haveli, Diwan Nathmal ki Haveli, Badal Vilas Palace and evening walk through narrow cobbled streets. Optional visit to famous Desert festival (January) Overnight at hotel.
Day 10: Jaisalmer - Jodhpur
After breakfast drive to the Sun city - Jodhpur, capital city of Marwar. Founded in 1459 by Rao Jodha is also known as Blue city due to Indigo tinge of the whitewashed houses around the city. . Early evening village safari by jeep to the Bishnoi village to see the hand pottery, Bishnoi huts and local handicrafts. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 11: Jodhpur
Breakfast at hotel followed by a guided city sightseeing tour including Mehrangarh Fort - one of the largest forts in India, Umaid Bhawan Palace (now a grand heritage hotel) an architectural wonder, Jaswant Thada - a 19th century royal cenotaph , Mandore Gardens - The beautiful gardens with high rock terraces make it a popular picnic spot. The garden has a gate known as the Ajitpol, which is decorated with paintings of the gods and goddesses of Indian mythology & walk through the Clock Tower - In the old city, clock tower is a prominent land mark. But main attraction is the Sadar Market. The market has kept alive the old 'haat bazaar' culture. Overnight at hotel.
Day 12: Jodhpur - Udaipur
After breakfast drive to Udaipur - city of Lakes. On arrival met and transfer to the hotel. Later half day guided sightseeing of Udaipur visiting Sahelion-ki-Bari - The 'garden of the maidens' brings to mind the lifestyle of the ladies of the court and the City Palace. Evening enjoy a sunset boat ride on Lake Pichola to have lovely views of the Jagmandir Palace.(subject to water level). Overnight at hotel.
Day 13: Udaipur - New Delhi - onward destination
After breakfast transfer to airport to board flight to New Delhi. On arrival met and on time transfer to international airport for flight to onward destination and memories of being a part of Royal tour of Rajasthan, India.
Any international airfare/trainfare, VISA fee, Entrance fee, Camera/Video Camera fee, if any. Any tips/gratuities to hotel/service staff, Portage, any expenditure of personal nature viz. alcoholic/non-alcoholic beverages, internet/fax/telephone usage, laundry, shopping or any other item not specifically mentioned in “Inclusion” column above.