A started blackbuck, the bewitching smile
of a village belle, the lined face of a tribal chief, the ruggedness of
Thar, miles of golden sands, loping on a camel back, romance rides with you
Day 01 : Arrive Delhi
will meet our representative at the airport and be transferred to the hotel
for overnight stay.
Day 02 : Delhi Bikaner
Today, leave of sight - seeing tour, which includes Jama Masjid - the
largest mosque of Emperor Shahjahan. Later proceed Red Fort, Raj Ghat -
Cremation site of Mahatma Gandhi, to India Gate - a 42 meter stone arch
built in the memory of the Indian Soldiers who died in World War II, Drive
past the President's House & Parliament House, Humayur's Tomb a memorial
of the Mughals - its design is inspired by the Taj Mahal the Qutab Minar,
Birla Mandir and Lotus Temple.
In the evening board the Bikaner Mail travelling in the comfort of an
air-conditioned sleeper.Overnight on train.
Day 03 : Bikaner
Arrive Bikaner in the morning and transfer to the elegant royal mansion of
Bhanwar Niwas Palace for one night. In the afternoon visit the sights
including Junagarh Fort and the Camel Breeding Farm.
Day 04 : Bikaner - Jaisalmer
Drive to the medieval town of Jaisalmer (333 kms/ 7 hrs) on the fringe of
Thar Desert, and check into hotel. The remainder of the day is at leisure,
perhaps to relax by the pool.
Day 05 : Jaisalmer
The morning sightseeing includes the Gadisar Tank, Trikuta Hill and the
main temples. Enjoy a camel ride into the sand dunes at sunset.
Day 06 : Jaismalmer - Khimsar
Drive to Khimsar (305 kms/ 7 hrs) for a night at the romantic Khimsar Fort.
The afternoon is free for an optional jeep safari of the nearby Bishnoi
Day : 07 Khimsar - Jodhpur
In the morning drive to Jodhpur (96 km/ 2hrs ). Visit Meherangarh Fort and
Jaswant Thada and drive on Rohetgarh (30 kms) for overnight stay with the
hospitable royal family.
Day 08 : Jodhpur - Ranakpur - Udaipur
Morning free for optional jeep or horse safari of nearby villages. Midday
drive to Udaipur (266 km / 6 hrs ) visiting the intricately carved Ranakpur
Jain temple enroute. Check in to hotel.
Day 09 : Udaipur
In the morning tour the city and see the impressive City Palace, the
biggest palace complex in Rajasthan, the beautiful gardens of Sahelion - ki-
Bari, and the Jagdish Temple. The afternoon is free.
Day 10 : Udaipur - Deogarh (125 km / 2 hrs)
Drive to Deogarh for overnight stay at the fortified Deogarh Mahal.
Reminder of the day at leisure to explore the colorful village and view the
rich birdlife around the private lake of the royal family.
Day 11 : Deogarh
Drive to the " Pink City" of Jaipur 280 kms/ 6 hrs check into
Day 12 : Jaipur
Enjoy a morning excursion to Amber where the hilltop forest climbed on
elephant back. In the afternoon city sightseeing visiting Hawa Mahal,
Observatory and Jantar Mantar.
Day 13 : Jaipur - Fatehpur Sikri - Agra
Morning drive to Agra (232 kms/ 5 hrs) visiting the deserted city of
Fatehpur Sikri en route, with an optional halt at Bharatpur Bird Sanctuary.
Day 14 : To Delhi
Morning visit the sight including the Taj Mahal, Agra Fort and the tomb of
Itamud-ud-daula. In the afternoon drive to Delhi airport to board your
return flight, just past midnight.