Rajasthan which is famous for its royal Heritage Havelis having with the different culture on the crossroads.
Each aspect is perfectly planned for this tour to cater to your interests in the best possible manner.
|DURATION OF TRIP||12NIGHTS/13 DAYS|
|MINIMUM REQUIRED||2 PAX|
|ACCOMMODATION||BUDGET ACCOMMODATION/Premium On Demand|
|DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION||PICKUP Delhi/DROP Varanasi|
|RETURN TIME||Approximately 6:30 PM/Depends on onward Journey|
|WEAR||Comfortable athletic clothing, sunscreen.|
DAY - 01 : Arrive Delhi
On arrival at Delhi airport, our representative will meet you to pick you up and transfer to your hotel.
Rest of the day is at your leisure. Stay overnight at the hotel in Delhi.
DAY - 02 :Delhi Sightseeing
After breakfast start s sightseeing tour of Delhi visit:
Red Fort:- Delhi’s most famous monument, the Red Fort, stands as a powerful reminder of the Mughal emperors who ruled India. Its walls, which stretch for over two kilometers (1.2 miles), were built in 1638 to keep out invaders.
Jamia Masjid:-Jama Masjid is another marvelous treasure of the Old City, and is the largest mosque in India. Its courtyard can hold an incredible 25,000 devotees. The mosque took 13 years to build, and was completed in 1650.
Humayun’s Tomb:-If you think Humayun’s Tomb looks a bit like the TajMahal in Agra, that’s because it was the inspiration for the TajMahal’s creation. The tomb was built in 1570, and houses the body of the second Mughal emperor, Humayun.
QutubMinar:-QutabMinar, the tallest brick minaret in the world, is an incredible example of early Indo–Islamic architecture. It was built in 1206, but the reason remains a mystery. Some believe that it was made to signify victory and the beginning of Muslim rule in India.
Lotus Temple:-The Bahai Temple is commonly referred to as the Lotus Temple, as it’s shaped like a lotus flower. It’s particularly pretty at night, when it’s attractively lit up. Made out of white marble, the temple belongs to the Bahai Faith, which proclaims the unity of all people and religions.
India Gate:-The towering archway of India Gate at the center of New Delhi is a war memorial, built in memory of the Indian soldiers who lost their lives fighting for the British Army in World War I.
Laxmi Narayan Temple:-Built in 1938 by the Industrialist G.D. Birla, it is one of the major temples in Delhi and is located near Connought Place. The temple is dedicated to Goddess Laxmi and her consort Narayana.
Later return to the hotel, Stay overnight at Hotel in Delhi.
DAY - 03 : Delhi / Udaipur (By Flight)
Today morning after breakfast, drive to Delhi Airport to board the flight for Udaipur. Upon arrival in Udaipur airport meet & greet with our driver and later proceed to hotel for check-in. Later enjoy a boat ride on the Pichola lake, to catch a view of the Lake Palace of Udaipur.
Overnight at the hotel in Udaipur.
DAY - 04 : Udaipur City Tour
Morning after breakfast start sightseeing in Udaipur and visit:
City Palace: A palace complex built by Maharana Udai Singh, the City Palace is grandeur personified. A conglomeration of several buildings with towers, balconies and cupolas built all over, the City Palace also houses a crystal gallery, which boasts of royal artifacts and the world’s largest private collection of crystal.
Lake Pichola: Surrounded by hills, gardens, temples and havelis, Lake Pichola is one of the most beautiful lakes in India and a much sought-after tourist attraction in Udaipur. The famous Lake Palace hotel is situated in the middle of Lake Pichola and is one of the most popular tourist attractions of the city.
Fatehsagar Lake: built by MaharanaFateh Singh in 1754 A.D. Also visit the Jagdish Temple, the largest and most venerated temple of Udaipur.
Udaipur, one of India’s most romantic cities and famed for its lovely palaces and lakes. Begin by visiting the City Palace and wandering through its beautiful rooms and apartments, then continue on to the Garden of Maidens “Sahelion-ki-bari” and the Folk Art Museum, to view the interesting collection of puppets & paintings.
Later drive back to hotel. Overnight at the hotel in Udipur.
DAY - 05: Udaipur/Jaipur (390km-7.5hrs drive)
Morning after breakfast drive to Jaipur, upon arrival in Jaipur check-in to the hotel.
Overnight stay at hotel in Jaipur.
DAY - 06: Jaipur City Tour
Morning after breakfast start the sightseeing tour in Jaipur and visit:
Amer Fort:-The old capital of the Kachhwahas stands atop a range of craggy hills. The fort is remarkable as much for the majestic grandeur of its surroundings as for its sturdy battlements and beautiful palaces. It is a fine blend of Hindu and Muslim architecture.
JalMahal:-On the way to Amer, this small palace is set in the middle of Man Sagar Lake. Renovation around the lake is in progress.
City Palace:-situated in the heart of the old City, it occupies about one seventh of the old city area. The palace is a blend of Rajput and Mughal architecture, it houses a Seven storeyed Chandra Mahal in the centre, which affords a fine view of the gardens and the city.
JantarMantar:-built in 18th century by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh II, the huge masonary instruments were used to study the movement of constellations and stars in the sky. Enormous sun-dial still provides accurate time, which is subject to daily corrections.
HawaMahal:-built in 1799, by Maharaja SawaiPratap Singh, is the most recognizable monument of Jaipur. The 5 storied stunning semi-octagonal monument having 152 windows with over hanging latticed balconies is a fine piece of Rajput architecture.
Albert Hall Museum:- situated in the Ram Niwas Garden. This graceful building was founded in 1876 by Prince Albert (also known as Albert Hall). It has a rare collection of archaeological and handicraft pieces.
Evening free for shopping in Pink city market.
Later return to the hotel. Stay overnight at Hotel in Jaipur.
DAY - 07: Jaipur / Ranthambore (170 km – 4hrs. drive)
In the Morning after breakfast proceed to Ranthambore. On arrival check in Hotel. Our Jungle safari tour Manager will meet you in hotel Lobby and brief you for the timings of Jungle Safari scheduled. Evening you free for your personal activities.
Stay overnight at Hotel in Ranthambore.
DAY - 08: Ranthambore National Park – Jungle Safari
Ranthambhore National Park:- lies at the junction of the Aravallis and the Vindhya. It is a unique example of natural and historical richness, standing out conspicuously in the vast, arid and denuded tract of eastern Rajasthan, barely 14 kilometers from SawaiMadhopur.
Wake up early morning and leave for Jungle Safari in the Ranthambore National Park. Track the tigers and other wildlife through the morning. Return back to the hotel for breakfast. Rest of the morning at leisure. In the afternoon, leave for 2nd Jungle Safari evening free stay overnight at Hotel in Ranthambore.
DAY - 09 : Ranthambore / Agra via visit Fatehpur Sikri (270 km – 6hrs drive)
FatehpurSikri:-Built by Akbar, the Mughal emperor in 1570, the city was a tribute to Sufi Saint. FatehpurSikri is a perfect blend of Indian, Islamic and Persian architecture and it was built using red sandstone. For around 10 years, the city remained the capital of Mughal Empire.
Upon arrival check-in to the hotel, Overnight stay at hotel in Agra.
DAY - 10 : Agra Tour – Delhi (235 km -4hrs drive)
Today wake up early morning visit to the Taj Mahal at sunrise time:
TajMahal:-You cannot think of Agra without thinking of TajMahal. Or, you might not have thought of Agra were it not for the monument of love. TajMahal, the white marble beauty was constructed by Shah Jahan in memory of his beloved wife, MumtazMahal.
Later back to the hotel take breakfast and check out from hotel and visit to Agra fort:
Agra Fort :-You would regret if you miss Agra Fort during your visit to Agra. The 16th century monument is yet another proof of the architectural brilliance of Mughals. This is situated near the gardens of the world famous TajMahal.
Later drive to Delhi, upon arrival in Delhi check-in to the hotel overnight stay at hotel in Delhi.
DAY - 11 : Delhi/Varanasi (By Fly) (Afternoon Sightseeing & Evening Aarti Ceremony)
Today after breakfast transfer to you at airport to board the flight for Varanasi.
Upon arrival in Varanasi you will be meeting with our tour manager and later transfer to your hotel. Check-in to the hotel takes rest. Later in Afternoon visit to:
Annapoorna Devi Temple:-Annapurna or Annapoorna is the Hindu Goddess of nourishment. Anna means food and grains. Purna means full, complete and perfect. She is form of Parvati, the consort of Shiva. The most well-known temple dedicated to Goddess Annapurna is in Varanasi, U.P.
AssiGhat:-AsiGhat, the Ghat located at the confluence of Assi River and the holy Ganges, is the southernmost Ghat in Kashi. The Ghat is renowned for a spectacular and large Shiva Lingam placed under a Peepal Tree. This is a favorite spot for Hindu devotees to offer their prayers to Lord Shiva after taking holy dip in the river.
DashaswamedhGhat:-DashaswamedhGhat, a much acclaimed religious spot, is a very favorite among the Hindu devotees and is considered as the main Ghat. It is believed that Lord Brahma performed his victorious Dasa_Ashwamedha (ten-horses) sacrifice in this spot.
KashiVishwanathTemple :-KashiVishwanath Temple is one of the most famous Hindu temples dedicated to Lord Shiva and is located in Benaras, the Holiest Place of Hindus (and center of earth in Hindu Cosmology) where at least once in life a Hindu is expected to do pilgrimage and if possible pour the remains (ashes) of cremated ancestors here on the River Ganges.
Evening visit at Ghats to see the worship’s Ganga Aarti Ceremony. Stay overnight at hotel in Varanasi.
DAY - 12 : Varanasi – Morning Boat ride on Ganges & Sarnath excursion trip
Wake up early morning at sunrise time visit to the Ghat for Boat ride on Ganges. Later back to the hotel take breakfast and rest at hotel. In afternoon visit to:
Sarnath is the main place to visit while on tour around Varanasi. A much sacred pilgrimage and tourist spot in country. Sarnath is only 10 km away from Varanasi. It is one of the four most significant Buddhist pilgrimage places in India; Sarnath is the place where Lord Buddha first covey his lecture after attaining “nirvana”.
Sarnath Buddhist Temple:-There are a number of twentieth century Buddhist temples in Sarnath. Many of these Buddhist temples at Sarnath are built and maintained by monks from Tibet, China and Japan but the main Buddhist temple is the MulagandhakutiVihar.
Sarnath Museum:-Sarnath has yielded a rich collection of sculptures, artifacts and edifices comprising numerous Buddha and Bodhisattva images and other ancient remains. To house all the findings and excavations at Sarnath, the Archaeological Survey of India established a site Museum at Sarnath.
Pillars of Ashoka:-The pillars of Ashoka are a series of columns dispersed throughout the northern Indian subcontinent, erected or at least inscribed by the Mauryan king Ashoka during his reign in the 3rd century BCE.
Evening free visit Local Markets and small temples. Stay overnight at Hotel in Varanasi.
DAY - 13 : Varanasi Departure
Day is free for personal activities. Afternoon transfer to airport in Varanasi to onward destination.
PRICES BASED ON BUDGET ACCOMMODATION FOR UPGRADE PLEASE EMAIL
Services are included in the tour:-
- A safe and comfortable air-conditioned Car with driver, all inclusive. (Fuel, road and state taxes, toll fees, parking fees, Insurance for Customer & Driver and driver’s food and lodging).
- The car will be with you from your arrival to departure with as many stops to sight see as you want.
- A Driver with excellent skills and record, a good knowledge of the area you are visiting and sufficient English to communicate.
- Transfers and land transportation according to itinerary.
- Accommodation Double or Twin rooms with Bed and Breakfast at all hotels.
- Sightseeing Tours in All Cities as per the above tour plan.
- Boat Ride in Udaipur
- Elephant Ride in Jaipur.
- Jeep Safari in Ranthambore National Park.
- Delhi/Udaipur By Flight.
Services are not included in the tour:-
- Tips, laundry, telephone bills, luggage handling and Beverages.
- Meals unless specified: Lunch or dinner
- Entrances tickets to Monuments
- International flights are not included and need to be purchased separately.
- Domestic flights are included as noted in the itinerary & their inclusions.
- Tipping and gratuities (Guides/Driver) are not included in the package and are at your own discretion (as a guide, approx. US$5-10 per person, per day is the industry. standard).
- The check-in baggage limit for domestic flights is 15 kgs and the cabin baggage limit for domestic flights is 7 kgs. Excess baggage, if any, is not included in the package.