Day 01: Jaipur
Arrival at Jaipur Airport / Station, Assistance upon arrival, transfer to hotel / resort, get freshen up and move for Jaipur City Tour, Jaipur has earned universal renown as 'Pink City' Jaipur, bustling capital city of Indian state Rajasthan and a business centre with all the trappings of a modern metropolis but yet flavoured strongly with an age-old charm that never fails to surprise a traveller. Jaipur painted in Pink can grip any visitor with admiration. Stunning backdrop of Ancient Forts, Mahals (Palaces) all around, Jaipur is named after its founder; Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh (Ruled 1688 to 1744)
Day 02: Jaipur
After Breakfast move for Sightseeing / Visit in and around Jaipur
City Palace of Jaipur located in the heart of the walled city, the City Palace Complex gives you an idea about the farsightedness of the founder of Jaipur Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh. He left behind a legacy of some of the most imposing and magnificent architecture in the city, City Palace is a blend of Mughal and Rajput Architecture.
UNESCO World Heritage site – The Jantar Mantar in Jaipur is an astronomical observation site built in the early 18th century. It includes a set of some 20 main fixed instruments. They are monumental examples in masonry of known instruments but which in many cases have specific characteristics of their own. Designed for the observation of astronomical positions with the naked eye, they embody several architectural and instrumental innovations. This is the most significant, most comprehensive, and the best preserved of India's historic observatories. It is an expression of the astronomical skills and cosmological concepts of the court of a scholarly prince at the end of the Mughal period.
Hawa Mahal (Wind Place) The poet king Sawai Pratap Singh built this palace of winds. This is easily the most well-known landmarks of Jaipur and is also its icon. Located in the City Palace complex, it is best viewed from the road outside. This five-storey building overlooking the busy Market street is a fascinating example of Rajput Architecture and Artistry with its delicately honeycombed 953 pink sandstone windows known as 'Jharo Khas'.
Albert Hall Museum consist of Indo saracenic type of architecture and is designed same as the Victoria and Albert museum which is located in London. The building and the assortment beholds the beauty of the sight along with the pillars. The courtyards and the arches of the museum are worth seeing. This Albert museum was created in the 19th century, this museum amazingly houses 19,000 historic objects and has various collections like metal ware, ivory work, lacquer work, jewelry, textiles, pottery carved wooden objects, arms and weapons, clay models , sculptures, educational, scientific and zoological objects, tribal costumes, ceramics, oil and miniature paintings, inlay work, musical instruments, clocks and marble statues. The museum was designed in the year 1876 by Colonel Sir Swinton just to greet King Edward VII as Prince of Wales on his visit to India
UNESCO World Heritage site – The Amber Fort, set in picturesque and rugged hills is a fascinating blend of Hindu and Mughal architecture. Constructed by Raja Man Singh I in 1592 and completed by Mirja Raja Jai Singh the fort was made in red sand stone and white marble. The rugged forbidding exterior belies an inner paradise with a beautiful fusion of art and architecture. Amber is the classic and romantic fort-palace with a magnificent aura. The interior wall of the palace depicts expressive painting scenes with carvings, precious stones and mirror settings provides breathtaking vista
Day 03: Jaipur - Ranthambore
After Breakfast drive to Ranthambhore – Arrival at Ranthambhore, get freshen up and free for leisure at forest resort
Ranthambore wildlife sanctuary is known for its tigers and is one of the best places in India to see these majestic predators in the jungle. Tigers can be easily spotted even during the day time. It is named for the historic Ranthambhore fortress, which lies within the national park. This place was home of royal hunting The park covers an area of 392 km², and is known for its tiger population, and is one of India's Project Tiger reserves. Other major wild animals include leopard, nilgai, wild boar, sambar, hyena, sloth bear and chital. It is also home to wide variety of trees, plants, birds and reptiles. Ranthambore is also the site of one of the largest banyan trees in India
Day 04: Ranthambore - Pushkar
Morning drive to Ranthambhore National Park and take a thrill experience of Jungle Safari at Ranthambhore Forest, back to resort get freshen up and after Breakfast fast drive to Pushkar, En-route Optional Sightseeing / Visit at Ajmer, Arrival at Pushkar and transfer to hotel / resort in Pushkar
Pushkar is one of the most important pilgrimage places of Hindus, which is famed for having the only temple dedicated to Jagatpita Brahma Mandir is a Hindu temple situated at Pushkar in the Indian state of Rajasthan, close to the sacred Pushkar Lake to which its legend has an indelible link. The temple is one of very few existing temples dedicated to the Hindu creator-god Brahma in India and remains the most prominent among them. Although the present temple structure dates to the 14th century, the temple is believed to be 2000 years old. The temple is mainly built of marble and stone stabs. It has a distinct red pinnacle (shikhara) and a hamsa bird motif. The temple sanctum sanctorum holds the central images of Brahma and his second consort Gayatri
Day 05: Pushker - udaipur
After Breakfast move to Visit at Lord Brahma Temple and Visit at Pushkar Lake and Pushkar Temples by Afternoon drive continue to Udaipur – Arrival at Udaipur, transfer to hotel / resort , get freshen up and leisure at hotel / resort in Udaipur
Udaipur the “City of Lakes” that had been the capital of Mewar rulers for centuries, The romantic city of Udaipur Maharana Udai Singh laid the foundation stone of Udaipur in 1557 A.D. Udaipur continued to be the capital of Mewar, till it became the princely state of British India in 1818, Known for its Picturesque Lakes surroundings with Ancient Massive Palaces, Unique Architecture and its Royal Past fascinate people to visit the Ancient Land of the Royalty
Day 06: Udaipur
After Breakfast move for Sightseeing / Visits in Udaipur
Udaipur is truly famous for its beautiful lakes and watercourses, The city is popular by the phrase of “City of Lakes” Lake Pichola, Udai Sagar Lake, Fateh Sagar Lake, Rajsamand Lake and Jaisamand Lake are the five prominent lakes of Udaipur.
City Palace of Udaipur is one of the architectural marvels of Rajasthan, located peacefully on the banks of Lake Pichola. This majestic City Palace is the most-visited tourist attraction of Udaipur and often distinguished as the largest palace complex in Rajasthan.
Lake Palace of Udaipur is one of the most romantic places on this earth. The Palace situated amidst the scenic Pichola Lake offers a heavenly view to the onlooker. The imposing Aravalli Hills on one side and soaring palaces on the other, make the perfect background to this beautiful Lake Palace.
Maharana Pratap Memorial, a historic site that is dedicated to the gallant Maharana Pratap. Situated at the top of Moti Margi or Pearl Hill, the memorial overlooks the Fateh Sagar Lake.
Saheliyon ki Bari, a beautiful small place. The small fountain runs without any machine,
Vintage Collection of Classic Car Museum, The Maharanas of Udaipur once possessed and used these regal splendors of automobiles as their luxuries but most of the other models are gradually being added to the collection, the collection within the grounds of the a Hotel comprises a variety of classic and interestingly rare transportation vehicles; some stately and vintage like Cadalec, Chevalate, Morais etc.
Day 07: Udaipur – Ranakpur / Jodhpur
After Breakfast drive to Jodhpur, En-route Sightseeing / Visit at Ranakpur Temple drive continue to Jodhpur – Arrival at Jodhpur, transfer to hotel / resort , get freshen up and leisure at hotel / resort in Jodhpur
Jain Temple of Ranakpur is a masterpiece of architecture this temple built by Seth Dharna Sah with the aid of Rana Kumbha, who ruled Mewar in the 15th century. Ranakpur got its name after the name of the Rajput Monarch and likewise the temples. The temple complex is positioned in an isolated valley on the western side of the Aravalli Range. The Jain Temples of Ranakpur are certainly creditable for their splendid architecture. This temple is wholly constructed in light colour marble and comprises a basement covering an area of 48000 sq feet. There are more than 1400 exquisitely carved pillars that support the temple
Day 08: Jodhpur
After Breakfast move for Sightseeing / Visit in and Around Jodhpur, Evening Visit Old Jodhpur Market
Jodhpur also known as “Blue City of India” because of the blue-painted houses thriving around the Olympian Mehrangarh Fort is however, a lot more than the forts, palaces, and desert. Here, the history surpasses the boundaries of the Royal Rajputana clan and meets from Moguls to the British Raj; the fairs and festivals are as vibrant as the land is arid, showcasing the zealous spirit of the locals; and the fusion of Rajputana and Mughal architecture that manifests in the many temples locks an unbreakable spell upon its viewer, the glorious past of Jodhpur is personified through the various forts, palaces and other monuments of Blue City is Mehrangarh Fort, Jaswant Thada Fort Complex, Umaid Bhawan Palace, Balsammand Palace, Rai-ka-Bag Palace, Siddhanath Shiva Temple Etc.
Mehrangarh Fort the most magnificent fort in Jodhpur is the Mehrangarh Fort. It is situated on a 150m high hill. Rao Jodha, the then chief of Rathore clan, constructed it in 1459. There are a number of attractions within the fort like several palaces, galleries, a museum, and temples and so on.
Umaid Bhavan Palace one of the fascinating palaces of Jodhpur is the Umaid Bhavan palace. Maharaja Umaid Singh constructed it in 20th century. A part of the palace has now been converted into a hotel and museum.
Jaswant Thada Jaswant Thada lies to the left of the Mehrangarh fort complex. It is a royal cenotaph made up of white marble. It was built to commemorate Maharaja Jaswant Singh. Some rare portraits of the former rulers of Jodhpur are also displayed here.
Day 09: Jodhpur - Jaisalmer
After Early Breakfast drive to Jaisalmer – Arrival at Jaisalmer, transfer to hotel / resort , get freshen up and free for leisure in Jaisalmer
Jaisalmer The Golden Desert City” is another remarkable tourist destination having its its own worth with many reasons to visit , Rajput Ruler Rawal Jaisal, after whom the city finds its name, founded Jaisalmer in 1156 A.D. Jaisalmer Fort, The beautiful Havelis which were built by wealthy merchants of Jaisalmer are yet another interesting aspect of the desert city. And you can let your eyes caress the sloping sand dunes while you ramble your way in a camel safari. The desert citadel is truly a golden fantasy in the Thar Desert.
Day 10: Jaisalmer
After Breakfast move for Sightseeing / Visits in and around Jaisalmer, by evening timings transfer to Sam / Khuri the sand dunes adjoining the village, Here one can have a Ride on Camel “the ship of desert” in the desert sea. Beautiful folk dancers enrich the visitor's experience with traditional flavour of joy
The Jaisalmer fort, known as Sonar Quila or the Golden Fort rises from the sand and merges with the golden hues of the desert ambience. The setting sun in its most colourful shades gives it a fairy tale appearance. It is simply magical – as the bastions envelop a whole township that consists of the palace complex, the intricately carved havelis of rich merchants
Patwon-Ki-Haveli, A group of apartments, this is one of the largest and most elaborate of Havelis in Jaisalmer and stands in a narrow lane. It is five storeys high and is extensively carved. A part of this beautiful building is owned by the Department of Archaeology and Museum. There are remnants of some paintings on the walls inside as well as some mirror work; this has been the star attraction of Jaisalmer.
Deewan Nathmal Ji Ki Haveli, Two architect brothers built it in the 19th century. Interestingly, while one concentrated on the right, the other concentrated on the left and the result is a symphony epitomizing the side-by-side symmetry during construction. Paintings in miniature style monopolize the walls in the interior. Mighty tuskers carved out of yellow sandstone stand guard to the haveli.
Day 11: Jaisalmer - Jodhpur
After Breakfast drive back to Jodhpur – Arrival at Jodhpur and transfer up to Jodhpur Station / Airport as per the timings.