Tours / Rajasthan Heritage & Wild Life
RAJASTHAN HERITAGE AND WILD LIFE
15 Days – 14 Nights
Delhi – Agra – Jaipur – Ranthambhor –
Bundi – Udaipur – Jodhpur – Jaisalmer –
Bikaner – Mandawa – Delhi
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Day 1 - Arrive to Delhi
Arrive Delhi. Transfer to hotel. Tour of Delhi. In Old Delhi, we will explore India Gate, Jama Masjid and drive past Red Fort. In New Delhi visit the Qutub Minar, Humayu’s Tomb and Rajghat – the cremation of Mahatma Gandhi.
Day 2 - Delhi to Agra
Drive to Agra visiting world famous Taj Mahal built by Moghul Emperor Shahjehan in 1630 for his Queen Mumtaz Mahal to enshrine her mortal remains. Later visit the Agra Fort containing the Halls of Public and Private Audience. Taj Mahal is closed on Friday. Afternoon at leisure. Overnight Agra.
Day 3 - Agra to Jaipur
Morning drive to Jaipur. On arrival check in at hotel. Afternoon free. Overnight Jaipur.
Day 4 - Jaipur Visit
Morning visit Amber Fort. Amber Fort was the ancient capital of the State. Afternoon tour of Jaipur. Jaipur – the capital of Rajasthan was given a colour coat of pink a century ago in honour of a visiting Prince and ever since, it has retained this colour. Built by Maharaja Jai Singh, the notable astronomer, this city is 260 years old. Visit Maharaja’s City Palace, & the Observatory. Drive past Hawa Mahal & through the pink rose residential & business areas. Overnight Jaipur.
Day 5 - Jaipur to Ranthambhor
Morning drive to Ranthambore. Ranthambore is Rajasthan’s first Project Tiger reserve & named after a 1000 year old fort which stands in the park. It has an congenial habitat for the stately sambar, the largest of all Asiatic deer. Tigers, chital, wild boar and other animals are also found here. Woodland, ground and water-birds abound the park including the uncommon red jungle fowl & varieties of eagles. Water tank harbours marsh crocodile and python. Evening game drive. Overnight Ranthambore.
Day 6 - Ranthambhor to Bundi
Drive to Bundi. Tour of Bundi. This city rises from a narrow gorge in rows of terraced gardens and arched Rajput houses like a two dimensional miniature painting imposed on the landscape. Visit the palace with its intricate spy-holes, secret trap doors and under ground passages. Also see the spectacularly ingenious water supply system. Overnight Bundi.
Day 7 - Bundi to Udaipur
Morning drive to Udaipur. Tour of Udaipur. Visit the City Palace, Jagdish Temple, drive around Fatehsagar Lake, Sahelion ki bari (Queen’s resort for her friends) and Bhartiya Lok Kala Mandir (Folk art museum). Afternoon free. Overnight Udaipur.
Day 8 - Udaipur to Jodhpur
Morning drive to Jodhpur. Afternoon visit the Meharangarh Fort, situated on a low sandstone Hill, including Moti-Mahal and Phool Mahal. Also visit old city with blue. Overnight Jodhpur
Day 9 - Jodhpur to Jaisalmer
Drive to Jaisalmer. Rest of the Day at leisure. Overnight Jaisalmer.
Day 10 - Visit Jaisalmer
Morning visit Jaisalmer. Visit the Fort, bazzars and the old mansions known as “havelis”. People still live in these ancient buildings dating from 12th to 15th century. Every house has exquisite carvings and filigreed work. Afternoon free. Overnight Jaisalmer
Day 11 - Jaisalmer to Bikaner
Drive to Bikaner. Afternoon tour of this desert city. Bikaner is bolstered by imposing walls and has a 16th century fort housing old palaces, temples and a 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. Overnight at Bikaner
Day 12 - Bikaner to Mandawa
Drive to Mandawa. Visit the famous Shekhavati villages, full of beautiful frescoes, havelis & mansions. This entire area is like an open air gallery. Overnight in Mandawa or one of the Shekhawati villages.
Day 13 - Mandawa to Delhi
Drive to Delhi airport in time to return flight. No hotel.
Day 14 - Departure
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