North India
Tour Length : 17 Days

Day 1 :  Arrive New Delhi International airport
Arrive New Delhi international airport. Delhi - An international metropolis with excellent tourist spots, recreational facilities, and a history that goes back to antiquity. It offers a multitude of interesting places and attractions to the visitor. Transfer & check into Hotel Crowne Plaza. Check in after traditional Indian welcome at the hotel.

Day 2 : Delhi
After Breakfast proceed on sightseeing tour of Delhi. Visit Red Fort - The Red Fort with red sandstone walls, popularly known as the Lal Qila extends for two kms and varies in height from 18 metres on the river side to 33 metres on the city side. India Gate - At the center of New Delhi stands the 42m high India Gate, an "Arc-de-Triomphe" like Archway in the middle of a crossroad. Almost similar to its French counterpart war memorial. Qutab Minar - Among all the monuments in Delhi, perhaps this is the most famous. 15 kms south of Delhi, stands the soaring tower of victory, the Qutab Minar. The buildings in this complex date from the onset of Muslim rule in India. Jama Masjid - Jama Masjid or the Jami Masjid was built by the Mughal Emperor, Shah Jahan, between 1644 and 1658 and is the final architectural piece built by him. Situated in the ancient town of Old Delhi, this pride of the Mughals was built by five thousand artisans & Chandi Chowk. Overnight stay in Delhi.

Day 3 : Drive Delhi – Agra (04 hrs)
After early breakfast drive to Agra - one of the seven wonders of the world, a mausoleum built by Emperor Shahjahan in memory of his beloved wife Mumtaz Mahal. Enroute visit Sikandra. Arrive & check into Hotel Jaypee Palace. Later visit Taj Mahal (closed on Fri’s) presents an opportunity to admire this dream in marble as it welcomes the rising sun. In the afternoon, explore the 16th century Agra Fort with its battlements, apartments, gardens and audience halls. Evening is free for your own. Over night stay in Agra.

Day 4 : Drive Agra – Bharatpur (02 hrs)
After early breakfast visit Agra Fort - The high red sandstone ramparts of this great monument stretch for almost 2.5 km, dominating a bend in the river Yamuna, northwest of the Taj Mahal. The foundation of this majestic citadel was laid by the Emperor Akbar, and it developed as a stronghold of the Mughal Empire under successive generations. Later drive to Bharatpur, enroute visiting Emperor Akbar’s 16th century abandoned city of Fatehpur Sikri. This ghost town is remarkably well preserved and presents a perfect synthesis of Muslim, Hindu and Jain architecture. The sculptured columns bear mute testimony to this gallant experiment to unite Hindus and Muslims. Continue your drive to Bharatpur - It is popular for its bird sanctuary, known as Keoladeo Ghana or Bharatpur National Park which houses a variety of bird species including some migratory. Arrive & check into Laxmi Vilas Palace. Afternoon proceed for sightseeing tour of Bharatpur visiting famous bird sanctuary, Keoladeo Ghana National Park, which houses about 370 types of birds out of which 115 are migrants from Central Asia, Siberia & Western China & this a great place for bird watching. Visit the park by Cycle rickshaw which is an eco friendly way to visit the sanctuary. Evening return to hotel. Overnight stay in Bharatpur.

Day 5 : Bhartpur - Ranthambore ( 5 hrs )
After Breakfast Drive to Ranthambore National Park where you will stay at the Hotel for two nights.

Day 6 : Ranthambore
Ranthambore National Park, a former private Royal Hunting preserve and lying at the junction of the Aravalli and Vindhya Hills. Much of its area comprises arid scrub jungle, together with forested hills and artificial lakes. There is an impressive range of birdlife on the lakes, and animal species which include Sambar, Chital , nilgai, chinkara, wild boar, sloth bear, hyena, jackal, tiger and leopard. Full day exploring the park by Jeep. Game drives will be in the early morning and late afternoon.

Day 7 : Drive Ranthambore – Jaipur (4 hrs)
Early today drive to Jaipur - The city of Jaipur is capital to the northern Indian state of Rajasthan, famous for its colorful culture, forts, palaces, and lakes. The city is mirror to every thing that Rajasthan signifies, be its culture, tradition, society, and, most important, the people. The old city of Jaipur has neat and broadly laid-out avenues, all painted pink, and that gives a magical glow to the city, especially in the evenings. Arrive & check into Hotel Mansingh. Over night stay in Jaipur.

Day 8 : Sightseeing tour
Today after early breakfast proceed for half day excursion to Amber Fort : 11 kms north of Jaipur is the ancient capital. The fort is superb example of Rajput architecture, stunningly situated on a hall side overlooking a lake. Here you have the opportunity to ascend the fort on exclusive Elephant’s back (depending on availability) alternately by exclusive jeep. Later proceed on a guided city tour of Jaipur : The capital city of the state of Rajasthan is popularly known as the ‘Pink City’ because of the painted walls of the buildings in the old walled city. Today, you are transported back in time, riding royally atop elegantly draped and painted elephants to the mountain fortress of Amber, a superb example of Rajput architecture with its complex of palaces, temples and ornate apartments. Afternoon tour of Jaipur takes you to Hawa Mahal or “Palace of Winds,” and continues to City Palace, with its latticed balconies, tiny windows,cupolas, courtyards and arched entrances. Evening drive to Chowki Dhani – an ethnic village with a blend of rustic environment &modern amenities to enjoy special Rajasthani cuisine. Over night stay in Jaipur.

Day 9 : Jaipur - Bikaner ( 5 hrs )
Morning drive further west to Bikaner en route visiting the bustling town of Fatehpur, where almost every street is flanked with the painted walls of "havelis". Continue your drive to Bikaner and, upon arrival, check into hotel Lallgarh Palace / Laxmi Vilas Palace. Afternoon exploring the city, seeing the ancient Jain temples in the Old City, Junagarh Fort and the Camel Breeding farm, the first of its kind in Asia. Overnight at the hotel.

Day 10 : Bikaner - Jaisalmer ( 5 hrs )
Continue driving west to the desert city of Jaisalmer en route visiting Gajner and Pokaran. Gajner (a former hunting resort of the Bikaner royal family), Pokaran (a 14th century fort), Pokaran Citadel (previous known as Balagarh) of the Champawat Rathors, the mighty Rajput nobles of Marwar. Continue your drive to Jaisalmer and, upon arrival, check into Hotel Rajwada Fort / Gorbandh Palace for two nights.

Day 11 : Jaisalmer
Morning sightseeing tour of Jaisalmer. Visit the Jaisalmer Fort (built on the highest point of the Tricuta hill), Salim Singh ki Haveli and Patwon Ki Haveli, some of the beautiful mansions with stone carving and latticework of breathtaking intricacy.

Day 12 : Jaisalmer - Sam ( 1 hrs )
Late Morning drive to sam , arrival and Check in at Camp Afternoon excursion to Sam Sand Dunes (45 kms). Take a short camel ride to view the sunset, which can be an unforgettable experience. Overnight at the Camp

Day 12 : Sam - Jaisalmer - Jodhpur ( 6 hrs )
Drive east to Jodhpur and check into Hotel Park Plaza.

Day 13 : Jodhpur
Morning visit to the magnificent Mehrangarh Fort (that reflects the city's glorious and troubled past), Jaswant Thada (the cenotaphs of the former rulers of Marwar) and Mandore (the ancient capital of the state of Marwar). Overnight at the hotel.

Day 14 : Jodhpur - Udaipur ( 5 hrs )
After Breakfast Drive to Udaipur enroute visit Ranak pur Jain Temple , on arrival and Check in at Hotel Shikharbadi

Day 15 : Udaipur
After Breakfast visit Udaipur is possibly the most romantic city in Rajasthan. There would be no doubt as to why it is called "The Venice of East".Tour 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 mosaic, miniatures etc. depicting the Rajput way of life proceed on to Jagdish temple located close to the City Palace, marvel at its imposing sculpted figures and heavily ornamented interiors. Drive on to the pratap Smarak, see the bronze statue of Rajput hero Maharana Pratap surrounded by some lovely landscaped gardens including a Japanese Rock Gardens. Next stop of your tour is Bhartiya 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, marvel at its marble fountains and elephants. Round off your tour with a drive through the bustling bazaars.

Day 16 : Udaipur
Half day tour to Eklingji and Nagda Temples
Eklingji - 22 km. Built in 734 AD, a complex enclosing 108 temples with a flight of steps leading down to the water tank (Kund). The temples are exquisitely carved out of sandstone and marble and are devoted to Lord Shiva, the family deity of the Mewar rulers. The sanctum sanctorum has a four faced image of Lord Shiva.
Nagda - 23 km. The first capital of Bappa Rawal, the ancient place has a magnificent torana or arch which is exquisitely carved. The tenth century Sas Bahu temples dedicated to sas (mother -in-law) and bahu (daughter-in-law) are rated among the best temples in India. There is a lake surrounded by temples. The Abudji Jain Temple is worth visiting.

Day 17 : Udaipur - Mumbai ( by flight / Train )
Transfer to airport / Railway station


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