This tour package exhibits another face of
Rajasthan, the face that is least expected in a desert land, full of vivid
flora and fauna. The wildlife of Rajasthan is as interesting as its palaces,
and the green breaks in the midst of the desert travels are really unique
Visit the forts, palaces, see the animals, reptiles and feel the greens. It
is like travelling into a James Bond movie. The travelers find to taste the
exotic desert and the beautiful palaces, adjoining some of which are the
exciting wildlife scenario making the tour package a special one.
Day 01 : Arrive Delhi
Met on arrival and transfer to hotel. Overnight at hotel.
Day 02 : In Delhi
Today, leave for sight-seeing tour, which includes Jama Masjid -the largest
mosque of Emperor Shahjahan. Later proceed to India Gate -a 42 meter stone
arch built in the memory of the Indian Soldiers who died in World War II,
and the President's House, Humayun's Tomb (a memorial of the Mughals, its
design is inspired by the Taj Mahal), the Qutab Minar and Lotus
Temple.Overnight at hotel.
Day 03 : Delhi / Neemrana
After breakfast, travel by road to Neemrana covering a distance of 120 kms
Check in at Neemrana Fort Palace. The Neemrana fort palace and its
architectural beauty is India's oldest legacy. Built in 1494 A.D. this
oldest architectural gem of India is now being run as a heritage resort.
Situated on a hill side 122 kms from Delhi on the Delhi-Jaipur highway. It
is Rajasthan's closest palace from Delhi. The rooms are tastefully furnished
with an eclectic blend of traditional Indian and colonial furniture.
Day 04 : Neemrana / Mandawa
After breakfast, travel by road to Mandawa covering a distance of 220 kms
(05 hrs). Check in to Castle Mandawa.
Castle Mandawa is an ideal base to discover the legacy of 18th Century
frescoes that adorn the Havelies of this storybook town. With canopied
balconies and turreted battlements, it offers modern comforts with an old
world charm. The highlight of your stay is a royal repast where guests dine
under the stars entertained by a Rajasthani fire dancer.
05 : Mandawa / Bikaner
After breakfast, travel by road to Bikaner covering a distance of 190 kms
(04 hrs). Check in at hotel.
This desert town in the north of Rajasthan is a largely unspoilt and less
visited place on the tourist circuit. The tour of Bikaner starts with a
visit to Junagarh Fort with its superb stone carving. The fort has the usual
collection of Rajput miniatures and an extensive collection of weapons
including two World War biplanes. The other notable place that you will
visit is the government camel breeding farm unique in Asia.
Day 06 : Bikaner / Jaisalmer
After breakfast, travel by road to Jaisalmer covering a distance of 330 kms
(07 hrs). Check in at hotel. Overnight at hotel.
Day 07 : In Jaisalmer
After breakfast, half day sightseeing tour of Jaisalmer city. It is also
called the Golden City because of the colour imparted to its stone ramparts
by the setting sun. Your tour of Jaisalmer starts with a visit to the
Jaisalmer Fort built in 1156 by Rawal Jaisal and is situated on the 80m high
Trikuta Hill. The fort has a maze of winding alleys, all of which are paved
in stone. Within the fort walls you will also see a group of beautifully
carved Jain temples. Proceed on to see two of Jaisalmers most famous Havelis
Salim Singh ki Haveli, once the residence of the Prime Minister of the
former princely state of Jaisalmer. Also visit Patwon ki Haveli, another of
Jaisalmer' s elaborate residences. Afternoon at leisure. Overnight at hotel.
Day 08 : Jaisalmer / Khimsar
After breakfast, travel by road to Khimsar covering a distance of 295 kms
(06 hrs). Check in at Khimsar Fort. This 16th century Fort perched on the
edge of the desert is an oasis of peace with its pool and sprawling lawns.
Located in the heart of rural India away from pollution and noise, you can
enjoy the sand dunes, camel safari and see the rare Black Buck antelope
during your stay here. Overnight at Hotel./Khimsar fort
Day 09 : Drive Khimsar / Rohet
After breakfast, travel by road to Rohet coverig a distance of 140 kms (03
hrs) en route visiting Jodhpur and doing sightseeing tour of Jodhpur city.
Check in at Rohetgarh -A fortified desert home of the descendants of the
Rathores, the rooms are tastefully done up with carved furniture, original
paintings and mementoes. Overnight at Rohetgarh.
Day 10 : In Rohet
breakfast, half day camel safari to near by Bishnoi villages. Evening at
leisure to relax. One can enjoy folk music & dance performances by
traditional artists or go for a walk through the village.
Day 11 : Rohet / Deogarh
After breakfast, travel by road to Deogarh covering a distance of 250 kms
(5 hrs). Check in at Hotel. Visit Deogarh Mahal which was built in the 17th
Century situated in the rugged countryside of the Aravalis, dotted by a
number of lakes it is visited by a large number of migratory birds. Run and
restored by the family, the castle has a good collection of miniature
paintings. One can sample traditional Mewari cuisine here. Overnight at
Day 12 : Deogarh / Udaipur
Leisurely travel by road to Udaipur covering a distance of 140 kms (3 hrs).
Check in at hotel. Overnight at hotel.
Day 13 : In Udaipur
Possibly the most romantic city in all of Rajasthan, Udaipur is also called
the Venice of the East because of the profusion of lakes that dot the
city.Your tour of the city starts with a visit to the massive City palace
complex, the largest palace complex in Rajasthan. The main part of the
palace is a museum with its collection of mosaics, miniatures etc. depicting
the Rajput way of life, Proceed on to the Pratap Samak, with is statue of
the Rajput hero Maharana Pratap. The statue is surrounded by some lovely
landscaped gardens including a Japanese rock garden. Drive on to the
Bharatiya Lok Kala museum with its extensive collection of Rajasthani folk
arts and crafts. The focal point of the museum is its collection of puppets.
The last stop of your tour is the Sahelion ki Bari or Garden of the Maids of
Honour with its marble fountains. Evening boat cruise on Lake Pichola
(subject to water level). Overnight at Hotel.
Day 14 : Udaipur / Delhi or Mumbai
Transfer to airport to connect flight for Delhi or Mumbai