|Rajasthan Heritage Tour
Destinations Covered: Delhi - Samode - Nawalgarh - Mandawa - Bikaner - Jaisalmer - Jodhpur - Ghanerao - Ranakpur - Udaipur - Deogarh - Kanota - Agra
15 Nights / 16 Days
Day 1: Arrive Delhi, Delhi - Samode
On arrival in Delhi you will be picked up from the airport and driven straight away to Samode. On arrival check in into hotel. Afternoon free to explore the surroundings; in the evening enjoy GALA welcome dinner with traditional Rajasthani dances. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 2: Samode - Nawalgarh
In the morning take a city tour of Jaipur covering Amer Fort, Royal observatory, and then continue to Nawalgarh: The heart of Shekhawati. On arrival check in at the hotel. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 3: Nawalgarh - Mandawa
Morning free to explore the surroundings, then drive to Mandawa, ideal location to revisit Rajasthan’s rich heritage and culture. On arrival check in at the hotel. Rest of the day free to explore the surroundings. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 4: Mandawa - Bikaner
In the morning explore the area, and in the afternoon drive to Bikaner. On arrival check in at the hotel. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 5: Bikaner
Today enjoy city tour covering Junagarh Fort – constructed between 1588 and 1593 by Raja Rai Singh, fort has a 986 meter long wall with 37 bastions & two entrances, Bhand Sagar Temple – The 16th century Jain temple, is the most important of this temple complex, Camel Breeding Farm – a unique experience where you can ride on a camel & have perhaps the first taste of camel’s milk. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 6: Bikaner - Jaisalmer
Morning drive to Jaisalmer – The Citadel City, on arrival check in at the hotel. Afternoon free to relax or enjoy the city atmosphere. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 7: Jaisalmer
Morning city tour covering &150; Jaisalmer Fort – built on the highest point of the Tricuta hill, the fort is entered through the Suraj Pol or Sun Gate. Outstanding features are Megh Durbar & various temples, Salim Singh- Ki- Haveli & Patwon–Ki-Haveli – some of the beautiful mansions with stone carving and lattice work of breath taking intricacy, Lodurva – A masterpiece of architectural grandeur. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 8: Jaisalmer
No trip to Jaisalmer is complete with out a visit to the most picturesque dunes. This day you will visit Sam Sand dunes. The ripples on the wind-caressed dunes create enchanting mirages. Adventure freaks can go out on a Camel Safari - getting the real feel of the desert on the camel back. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 9: Jaisalmer - Jodhpur
Morning drive to Jodhpur. On arrival, check in at the hotel. Afternoon city tour of Jodhpur. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 10: Jodhpur - Ghanerao
In the morning you are free to explore the enchanting surroundings. Afternoon drive to Ghanerao. On arrival check in into hotel. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 11: Ghanerao - Ranakpur
In the morning take an excursion to Kumbhalgarh. Afternoon drive to Ranakpur. On arrival check in at the hotel. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 12: Ranakpur - Udaipur
In the morning enjoy visit Ranakpur temples, thereafter continue to Udaipur. On arrival check in at the hotel. In the afternoon enjoy a city tour. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 13: Udaipur - Deogarh
In the morning half day city tour. Then drive to Deogarh. On arrival check into Deogarh Mahal: A castle of Medieval Rajasthan. You can also enjoy of your choice Trekking in the hills or Walk in the village or Local tribal warrior dance or Performance by folk musicians and artists. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 14: Deogarh - Jaipur - Kanota
In the morning drive to Jaipur and proceed 15 kms further towards east. Arrive and check into Royal Castle Kanota: Rest of the day free. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 15: Kanota - Agra
Today drive to Agra, enroute visiting Fatehpur Sikri. Arrive and check in at the hotel. In the afternoon enjoy a city tour covering Taj Mahal, Red Fort, The Tomb of Itmad-ud-Daula. (TAJ MAHAL IS CLOSED ON FRIDAYS). Overnight at the hotel.
Day 16: Agra – Delhi
Today morning drive back to Delhi enroute visiting Sikandara. After a whirlwind city tour of Delhi, enjoy farewell dinner. In time transfer to International airport to connect flight for onward destination.