Rajasthan-The heritage and cultural destination
Luxury of Rajasthan
Day 1:Arrive in Delhi
Your journey to Rajasthan begins with arrival in Delhi . You will be met by our representative at Delhi airport and transfer to the best Luxury hotel in the town .The Oberoi .
Day 2: Delhi - Mandawa
Breakfast at hotel, later drive to Mandawa and check-in to Castle Mandawa - A small town situated in the heart of Shekhawati region. Mandawa is well-known for its Havelies, forts palaces and fresco art. Enjoy the village walk and see how the clay potteries are made by Indian potters. The most important places to see are Chokhani, Ladia, Binsidhar Newatia, and Gulab Rai Ladia Haveli. Another haveli, the Binsidhar Newatia Haveli, is known for its curious paintings.
Day 3 :Mandawa - Bikaner
Breakfast at hotel, later drive to Bikaner and enjoy the luxury of The Laxmi Vilas Palace. Afternoon visit Junagarh Fort & Museum, Lallgarh Palace and if time permits you can visit Deshnok Karni Mata Temple (Rat Temple).
Day 4 : Bikaner - Jaisalmer
Breakfast at hotel, later drive to Jaisalmer and check-in to hotel. Day is free ,relax and enjoy in Suryagarh. The property itself is a magnificent fortress with a plethora of stately gardens and courtyards.The Lake Garden comes alive at night with twinkling lights that create a magical nightscape of stars.
Day 5 : Jaisalmer - Sam Sand dunes – Tented Accommodation
Breakfast at Hotel, later visit Jaisalmer Fort: Life in the searing heat of the summer months of the medieval ages, once flourished within the 99 bastions of the fort of Jaisalmer. Rising from the sands, it merges with the sand dunes, resembling from a distance a giant ant hill. Closer, the bastions show up more formidable, vast chunks of honey-colored stone blocks carved to dovetail together. Nathmalji ki Haveli,Patwon ki Haveli are perfect example of architecture a display of sheer craftsmanship. The interior walls are ornate with splendid miniature paintings. Salim Singh ki Haveli: This 300 years old Haveli of Jaisalmer's Prime Minister to Maharaja Rawal Gaj Singh - Salim Singh, has a beautiful blue cupola roof with superbly carved brackets in the form of peacocks. Also visit Gadisar Lake.
Evening proceed to Desert called SAM, where you can enjoy a short camel ride and a fantastic view of Sunset against Sand dunes. Later in the evening hours enjoy the Music & dance show at the camp complex and enjoy your delicious dinner. Stay in Serai,The
Day 6 Jaisalmer - Jodhpur
Breakfast in tents, drive directly to Jodhpur and check into hotel in the later afternoon hours and relax. Enjoy your stay in Umaid Bhawan Palace , a magnificent piece of Rajasthan’s heritage, and a symbol of new Jodhpur. Home of the erstwhile Jodhpur royal family and currently the world’s sixth-largest private residence.The last of the great palaces of India, the property houses a family museum, as well as the resplendent Umaid Bhawan Palace. Set amidst 26 acres of lush gardens, with dancing peacocks and a subterranean Zodiac Pool.
Day 7 Jodhpur City Tour
Breakfast at Hotel. Guided city tour to visit Mehrangarh Fort, Jaswant Thada (The Royal Cenotaphs of Maharaja Jaswant Singh). Explore the Clock Tower and Sadar Bazar market places on your own.
Day 8 Jodhpur to Udaipur via Ranakpur
Breakfast at hotel, drive through Aravali Hills to Udaipur. En-route visit Ranakpur Temple, one of the most beautiful temples in India.Check-in to hotel Oberoi Udaivilas or Taj Lake Palace Udaipur revel in unparalleled luxury and world-class amenities.
Day 9 Udaipur City Tour + PM Boat Ride
Breakfast at hotel. Guided city tour of Udaipur visiting, Palace Museum- made of granite and marble with filigreed balconies, ornate windows and craftsmanship in glass. Each palace within is an outstanding creation of art, Sahelion Ki Bari - a garden with fountains, once used for the enjoyment of royal ladies. Bhartiya Lok Kala Mandal- a folk art museum, Jagdish Temple. Evening you can enjoy an boat ride on Lake Pichola.
Day 10 Drive to Jaipur + Chokhi Dhani
After breakfast drive to Jaipur, check in hotel Oberoi Raj Vilas Jaipur.
Experience a sincerely warm welcome when you stay at The Oberoi Rajvilas, Jaipur. Spread over 32 acres of beautifully landscaped gardens, with traditional architecture, flaming mashaal torches and reflection pools.
In evening hours, you can enjoy visit of Chokhi Dhani, an ethnic village resort, here you can enjoy puppet shows, magic shows, music & dance activities and delicious Rajasthani Dinner.
Day 11 Jaipur City tour
Jaipur has been fondly known as the “Pink City” since it was painted pink in 1876 as a sign of the people's hospitality towards the visiting Queen Victoria of England and the Prince of Wales.
Morning after breakfast proceed for a guided city tour of Amber Fort, here you can enjoy an optional Elephant Ride, and afternoon hours visit Hawa Mahal (Palace of wind), Jantar Mantar (The Astronomical observatory of Maharaja Jai Singh’s) and City Palace. Enjoy shopping beautiful jewelry,Colorful clothes, carpets ,rugs ,souveniers for friends and relatives.
Day 12 Depart from Delhi
Today you’ll be chauffeured back to Delhi airport in time for your onward flight.You have the option to stay one night in Delhi for some sightseeing and shopping . We shall drop you at Delhi airport as per your flight time.