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Forts and Palaces Tour of Rajasthan
Duration : 18 Nights / 19 Days
Destinations Covered : Delhi - Agra - Ranthambhore - Jaipur - Pushkar - Udaipur - Mt Abu - Jodhpur - Jaisalmer - Bikaner -     Mandawa - Delhi

Day 01: Arrival Delhi

Today arrive at Delhi International airport, our representative will meet you and transfer to hotel. Rest of the day is free at leisure. In the evening you have option for explore the city on own and enjoy the shopping at local market of Delhi. Overnight stay is at hotel in Delhi.

Day 02: Delhi Sightseeing Tour

Today morning after breakfast, you will proceed for sightseeing tour of both Old & New Delhi, In the Old Delhi you will visit the Raj Ghat - where father of nation Mahatma Gandhi was cremated. Visit Jama Masjid - the largest mosque in India. Visit Red Fort- build by Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan. After that proceed to New Delhi visit to the Humayun's Tomb build by Humayun's wife Hamida Banu Begam. Visit the Qutub Minar-the tallest tower in India. Later drive along the ceremonial avenue - Rajpath, past the imposing India Gate, Parliament House, the President's Residence and would end with a drive through the Diplomatic Enclave. Overnight stay is at hotel in Delhi.

Day 03: Delhi - Agra

Today morning after breakfast, you will drive towards Agra "the home city of world wonder, Taj". Upon arrive at Agra, check into the hotel. Later enjoy the sightseeing tour of Agra. Visiting the world famous Taj Mahal, built by the Mughal Emperor Shahjehan in 1630 for his queen Mumtaz Mahal to enshrine her mortal remains. Visit Agra Fort, containing the Pearl Mosque - the rusty and majestic red- sandstone fort of Agra stands on the banks of the river Yamuna and the construction was started by Emperor Akbar in 1566. Also visit Itmad-up-Dau's tomb, built by Noorjehan in the memory of her father. Overnight stay is at hotel in Delhi.

Day 04: Agra - Fatehpur Sikri - Ranthambhore

Today morning after breakfast, you will proceed towards Ranthambhore, famous for the wildlife sanctuary. On the way to Ranthambhore, enroute visiting Fatehpur Sikri- a perfectly preserved red sandstone "ghost town" which was the estranged capital of Mughal Emperor Akbar, built in 1569 and deserted when its water supply failed. Later continue drive towards Ranthambhore. Upon arrive at Ranthambhore, check into the hotel. Rest of the day is free for relax. Overnight stay is at hotel in Ranthambhore.

Day 05: Ranthambhore

Today morning after breakfast, you will proceed for morning Jungle safari in a Canter or in a jeep. You will enjoy the game viewing in the national park. Later return back to the hotel. After lunch in the evening you will enjoy the second visit to the jungle. Return back to hotel for overnight stay in Ranthambhore.

Day 06: Ranthambhore - Jaipur

Today morning after breakfast, you will proceed towards Jaipur, called Pink City. Jaipur is also capital city of Rajasthan. Upon arrive at Jaipur, check into the hotel. Rest of the day is free at leisure. In the evening you will enjoy the shopping at colorful market in Jaipur. Overnight stay is at hotel in Jaipur.

Day 07: Jaipur Sightseeing Tour

Today morning after breakfast, you will enjoy the city tour of Jaipur . Visit to Amber Fort, Elephant ride ascent to the fort. Its construction was started by Maharaja Man Singh I in 1592, and completed by his descendent Maharaja Jai Singh I. Visit City Palace - A delightful blend of Mughal and traditional Rajasthani architecture. It houses the Chandra Mahal, Shri Govind Dev Temple and the City Palace Museum. Visit Jantar Mantar - It is the largest and the best preserved of the five observatories built by Maharaja Jai Singh II, in different parts of the country. Visit Hawa Mahal - also known as "Palace of Winds". Their five-storey structures of sandstone plastered pink encrusted with fine trelliswork and elaborate balconies. The palace has 953 niches and windows. Built in 1799 by Pratap Singh, the Mahal was a royal grandstand for the palace women. Later in the evening return back to hotel for overnight stay in Jaipur.

Day 08: Jaipur - Pushkar

Today morning after breakfast, you will proceed towards "the Holy City of Rajasthan", Pushkar. Upon arrive at Pushkar, check into the hotel. In the afternoon proceed for sightseeing tour of Pushkar, visit the most famous Brahma Temple, it is only one temple in the world dedicated to Lord Brahma. It's marked by red spire, and over the entrance gateway is the hans, or goose symbol, of Brahma. Also visit various ghats in Pushkar. Overnight stay is at hotel in Pushkar.

Day 09: Pushkar - Udaipur

Today morning after breakfast, you will proceed towards Udaipur, "the city of Lakes". Udaipur, an oasis in the desert state of Rajasthan. Upon arrive at Udaipur, check into the hotel. Rest of the day is free at leisure. In the evening you can enjoy the board ride at Lake Pichola. Overnight stay is at hotel in Udaipur.

Day 10: Udaipur Sightseeing Tour

Today morning after breakfast, you will enjoy the city tour of Udaipur. This city is built in 1559 A.D. by Maharaja Udai Singh. Visit the City Palace museum. The City Palace is the one of the largest palaces in the world. Visit Jagdish temple, built by Maharana Jagat Singh between 1628-1653. The temple, dedicated to Lord Jagannath. Later visit Saheliyon ki Bari, the Garden of Royal Ladies. Also visit Bhartiya Lok Kala Mandir ( Folk art museum) and the Pratap Memorial. Overnight stay is at hotel in Udaipur.

Day 11: Udaipur - Mount Abu

Today morning after breakfast, you will proceed towards Mount Abu. On the way to Mount Abu, enroute you will visit the Jain temples at Ranakpur, superbly preserved in a near, perfect condition for over 500 years. The most attractive features are the 29 halls of the temple, which have 1444 pillars of which no two are like. Later continue drive towards Mount Abu. Upon arrive at Mount Abu, check into the hotel. Rest of the day is free at leisure. Overnight stay is at the hotel in Mount Abu.

Day 12: Mount Abu Sightseeing Tour

Today morning after breakfast, you enjoy the sightseeing tour of Mount Abu. Visit world famous Dilwara Jain Temple, These remarkable Jain temples are Mount Abu's main attraction and among the finest examples includes two temples in which the art of carving marble reached unsurpassed heights. The older of the temples is the ' Vimal Vasahi ', built in 1031 and dedicated to the first tirthankar, Adinath. Visit Nakki Lake, it is virtually in the heart of Mount Abu and is a big attraction with tourists. The lake takes its name from the legend that it was scooped out by a God, using only his nails. It's a pleasant stroll around the lake - look for the strange rock formations. On the lake there is a dilapidated concrete boat-shaped snack bar. Later visit Brahmin Kumari Ashram. Later in the evening return back to the hotel. Overnight stay is at the hotel in Mount Abu.

Day 13: Mount Abu - Jodhpur

Today morning after breakfast, you will drive towards Jodhpur. Upon arrive at Jodhpur, check into the hotel. Rest of the day is free at leisure. In the evening you can explore the city on own. Overnight stay is at the hotel in Jodhpur.

Day 14: Jodhpur Sightseeing Tour

Today morning after breakfast, you will enjoy the city tour of of Jodhpur. It is the stronghold of the fierce Rathore clan, was founded in 1459 by Prince Jodha. Visit the Mehrangarh Fort, situated on a low sandstone hill. Within the fort, visit Moti Mahal and Phool Mahal. Also visit Jaswant Thada, an imposing marble cenotaph, built in memory of Maharaja Jaswant singh II around 1899 and Umaid Public gardens. In the evening return back to hotel. Overnight stay is at the hotel in Jodhpur.

Day 15: Jodhpur - Jaisalmer

Today morning after breakfast, you will proceed towards Jaisalmer, "the Golden City" - which is in the heart of the Great Indian Desert and famous for its temple, fort and palaces, which are built of yellow stones. Upon arrive at Jaisalmer, check into the hotel. Rest of the day is free at leisure. Overnight stay is at the hotel in Jaisalmer.

Day 16: Jaisalmer Sightseeing

Today morning after breakfast, you will enjoy the sightseeing tour of Jaisalmer. Visit the magnificient Jaisalmer fort, 80 meters above the plains with thousands of inhabitants, several Jain Temples, and Palace within the Fort. Visit the Patwon Ki Haveli and Salim singh Ki Haveli, with their carved balconies and brackets which are supreme examples of the art. In the afternoon, proceed to the Sam Sand Dunes for visiting the typical Rajasthani Desert Village. View the sunset from the dunes, it is just a magnificent sight it seems as if the sky is set on fire. In the evening you can enjoy the camel ride and getting the real feel of the desert on the Camel's back. Later return back to hotel. Overnight stay is at the hotel in Jaisalmer.

Day 17: Jaisalmer - Bikaner

Today morning after breakfast, you will proceed towards Bikaner. Upon arrive at Bikaner, check into the hotel. In the afternoon you will enjoy the sightseeing tour of Bikaner. Bikaner was founded by Rao Bikaji in 1488. Bikaner City is bolstered by imposing walls and has a 16th century fort housing old palaces, temples and mosque. Founded by Raja Rai Singh the fort is distinguished by its long range of 37 pavilions, a line of balconies and aerial windows of varying designs. Also visit Lallgarh Palace, the museum, Bhanda Sagar Jain and Deshnoke Rat temple Overnight stay is at the hotel in Bikaner.

Day 18: Bikaner - Mandawa

Today morning after breakfast, you will proceed towards Mandawa, founded 1755 by Thakur Nawal Singh. Upon arrive at Mandawa check into the hotel. Later you will enjoy the sightseeing tour of Mandawa, visit beautiful frescoes, havelis and mansions. Mandawa castle one of the finest castles of Rajasthan, is now a hotel and house of collection of armories, costumes of ancestors, canons from 1820 ancient coins, numismatic collection and many other interesting items, preserved in a museum. Overnight stay is at the hotel in Mandawa.

Day 19: Mandawa - Delhi - Departure

Today morning after breakfast, you will drive towards Delhi, upon arrive at Delhi transfer to International airport for board the flight to onward journey or return back to home with the sweet memories of Rajasthan Tour.