Rajasthan tours is one of the most visited places in India that are famous for the rich cultural heritage along with the basking glorifying forts and monuments.
Two of the words that you will associate with this place are luxury and adventure.
You have lot many places to visit and lot many stories to know about. When it comes to culturally rich heritage then Rajasthan is said to be one such place that is still retaining its old culture.
|DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION||Union Square, San Francisco|
|DEPARTURE TIME||Please arrive by 8:15 AM for a prompt departure at 8:30 AM.|
|RETURN TIME||Approximately 6:30 PM.|
|WEAR||Comfortable athletic clothing, hiking boots, hat, jacket and sunscreen.|
Tourists get attracted with so many wonders that are here.
DAY - 01 : Arrive Delhi
Welcome to Delhi. Afternoon sightseeing tour to Old & New Delhi.
DAY - 02 : Delhi - Jaipur
After the taking breakfast in hotel, drive to jaipur, known as ‘pink city’ On arrival transfer to hotel, later proceed for sightseeing tour visit The City Palace located in the heart of the world city. Overnight stay at hotel in Jaipur.
DAY - 03 : Jaipur
Amber Fort : Amber Fort is a classic & romantic Rajasthani Fort Palace whic is situated at Amer in Jaipur, It is one of the most Pupular tourist attractions in the Jaipur. Amber Fort is known for its artistic style, blending both Hindu Rajput elements. A major attraction at Amber is the Elephant Ride all the way up to the Fort entrance. This journey on caparisoned elephants is bound to enrich your memories with the Royal lifestyle of the Maharajas and leave you with a truly unforgettable experience.
City Palce JaipurCity Palace : Visit to the Maharaja’s great city Palace in Jaipur the capital of Rajasthan , the former Royal residence part of it converted into a museum. Built in the style of a fortified campus, the palace covers almost one-seventh in area of the City Palace. The main entrance leads to the courtyard at the centre which is the Mubarak Mahal. One of the major attractions in the museum is the portion known as Armoury Museum housing an impressive array of weaponry-pistols, blunderbusses, flintlocks, swords, rifles and daggers. On the first floor is the Textile and Costume Museum which is the fine example of fabrics and costumes from all over India. Later visit the Jantar Mantar, which is the largest stone and marble crafted observatory in the world built between 1728 to 1734 by Sawai Jai Singh. Situated near the gate of the city palace, the observatory has 17 large instruments, many of them still in working condition. Astrology occupies an important place in daily life, observatory is a fascinating and attractive site to walk around. Rest of the evening free for shopping in the local bazaars of Jaipur.
DAY- 04 : Jaipur - Fatehpur Sikri - Agra
In the morning after the hearty breakfast board to Agra. Enroute also visiting to the Fatehpur Sikri
Fatehpur Sikri : Fatehpur Sikri is just 40 Km from Agra. This one of the world’s most perfect ghost cities and a marvel of design and construction. It was conceived and built by Emperor Akbar, one of the most enlightened rulers of his time. Built in 1571, it is a synthesis of the flourishing styles of the Persian courts and the prevailing Hindu Islamic trends. Today its pristine red sandstone buildings are as perfect as when they were first chiselled. The masterpiece of this remarkable monument is the Jewel House of the Diwan I Khas.
DAY - 05 : Agra
After refreshment and breakfast Agra sightseeing will be started.
Agra is situated on the banks of the river Yamuna in the northern state of Uttar Pradesh, India,
Taj Mahal : Visit the world famous Taj Mahal built by Shah Jahan in 1630 for his queen Mumtaz Mahal to enshrine her mortal remains in Agra in the State of Uttar Pradesh. Taj Mahal is the finest example of Mughal architecture, a style that combines elements from Persian, Turkish and Indian architectural styles. UNESCO declared Taj Mahal as world heritage sites in 1983, All day Open except Friday.
Agra Fort : Visit the Agra fort, built by Emperor Akbar between 1565 & 1573, which reveals the Mughal talent for combining defensive architecture with beauty and design. This fort palace was begun by Akbar as a purely defensive citadel and was subsequently completed by two successive generations that added the delicate mosaic and magnificent marble palaces. The fort is the history of Mughal life in Agra and offers a magical view of the Taj Mahal. Afternoon, Time at leisure for independent activities.
DAY - 06 : Agra - Delhi
Early in morning after the breakfast drive to Delhi enorute we visit to Mathura.
Mathura : an ancient city dating back to 1500 B.C. and is sanctified as the birthplace of Lord Krishna. Visit the Dwarkadheesh Temple, the Vishram Ghat where Aarti is performed every evening. Also visit the Museum which has a collection of sculptures, terracotta, coins, bronze objects dating back from the 5th Century B.C. The 5th century A.D. statue of the standing Buddha can also be seen in the Museum. (4-5 hours). . Arrive Delhi and check in at hotel.
DAY - 07 : Delhi - Rishikesh
After breakfast, Drive to Rishikesh enroute visiting Haridwar.
Haridwar : 24 kms from Rishikesh “Gateway to God”. It is essentially a Hindu pilgrim town with temples heritages and Dharamshalas along the banks of the river Ganga which you will visit during your stay here. Also visit Har ki Pauri the most popular bathing ghat which has a footprint of Lord Vishnu, the Hindu God of preservation on stone. Arrive Rishkesh & check in at hotel Evening Witness Prayer Ceremony on the Ghats of Holy River Ganges in Rishikesh.
DAY - 08 : Rishikesh - Delhi
After breakfast, visit Rishikesh – one of the most important holy cities of Hindus. Morning sightseeing of Rishikesh, which stands for the “Plaits of the Sage” is a place of Ashrams where solace seekers come to spend their time in the serenity of God. Visit the Shivananda Ashram where discourses in English on Hindu religious texts can be heard. Also visit the Lakshman Jhoola, a suspension bridge spanning the Ganga. Time permitting, participate in a prayer meeting and a yoga demonstration.
DAY - 09 : Back to Delhi
Transfer to the airport to board flight back home on onward destination