Rajasthan 15 Days - Forts and Palaces Tour
Duration : 14 Nights / 15 Days
Destinations : Delhi / Mandawa / Bikaner / Jaisalmer / Jodhpur / Udaipur / Pushkar / Jaipur / Agra / Delhi
Prices are on Per Car / Family for above Package. Tour will be as Below:
Day 01 : Arrive Delhi & Transfer to hotel. Overnight stay at Delhi .
Day 02: Morning tour of Delhi. Visit Raj Ghat and Shanti Vana - the cremation sites of Mahatma Gandhi and Jawaharlal Nehru, Jama Masjid and drive past Red Fort and Chandni Chowk. Afternoon visit Qutub Minar built by Qutub-ud-Din Aibek in 1199, Humayun's Tomb, India Gate (War Memorial Arch ), Lakshminarayan Temple - a modern Hindu Temple. Also drive past President's House, Parliament House, Government Secretariat Buildings & Connaught Place shopping centre. Overnight Delhi.
Day 03 : Drive to Mandawa. Rest of the day visit the Shekhavati villages of Dundlod, Mandawa, etc. Mandawa was founded in 1755 by Thakur Nawal Singh and is still the home of his descendants. Mandawa houses a collection of armories, costumes of ancestors, canons from 1820, ancient coins, numismatic collection and many other interesting items preserved in a museum. The whole area of Shekhavati has beautiful frescoes, havelis & mansions and is called the open air gallery. Overnight Mandawa.
Day 04 : Morning Free, afternoon drive to Bikaner.
Day 05 : Sightseeing 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. An enormous arched doorway leads to the Joramal Temple. The royal chapel is Har Mandir where royal weddings and births were once celebrated. Overnight Bikaner.
Day 06 : Drive to Jaisalmer. Rest of the day at leisure. Overnight Jaisalmer.
Day 07 : 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. Overnight Jaisalmer.
Day 08 : Morning drive to Jodhpur. Afternoon visit the Meharangarh Fort, situated on a low sandstone Hill, including Moti-Mahal and Phool Mahal. Also visit Jaswant Thada, an imposing Marble Memorium built in 1899 and the museum located in the Umaid Public Gardens. Overnight Jodhpur.
Day 09 : Drive to Udaipur. Rest of the day at leisure. Overnight Udaipur.
Day 10 : Morning 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 11 : Morning drive to Pushkar visiting Bundi enroute. Bundi rises from a narrow gorge in rows of terraced gardens & 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. Afternoon visit the Tomb of the Sufi Saint, Khwaja Moinuddin Chisti, the Dargah Sharif. The city was founded by the Chauhan ruler, Aiaipal, during the 11th century & is dominated by the Taragarh Fort built by Prithviraj Chauhan. In Pushkar, visit the holy Lake and also the famous Brahma Temple. Pushkar is one of the holiest places for Hindus. Overnight Pushkar.
Day 12 : Morning drive to Jaipur. Afternoon tour of Jaipur. Jaipur Rajasthan was given a colour coat of pink a century ago in honour of a visiting Prince. Built by Maharaja Jai Singh, the notable astronomer, this city is 260 years old. Visit Maharaja's City Palace, the Observatory & Ram Niwas Gardens. Drive past Hawa Mahal & through the pink rose residential & business areas. Overnight Jaipur.
Day 13 : Morning visit the Amber Fort - the ancient capital of the State. Visit the Sheesh Mahal or the Hall of Victory glittering with mirrors. Ascend the Fort on Elephant back. Afternoon drive to Agra. Visiting Fatehpur Sikri enroute. Overnight in Agra.
Day 14: Morning tour of Agra. Visit the famous Taj Mahal built by Moghul Emperor Shahjehan. Later visit the Agra Fort containing the Pearl Mosque, the Halls of Public and Private Audience. Also visit the Tomb of Itmad-ud-Daullah built by Empress Noorjehan in memory of her father. Afternoon drive to Delhi. Overnight in Delhi.
Day 15 : Morning transfer to airport.
Capacity : Cars - Tata Indica / Indigo - Max 3 Pax
Family Van - Toyota Innova - Max 6 Pax
Car / Cab at disposal for 14 Nights / 15 Days for the tour & City tours within the city limits, Insurance, Driver allowance, Fuel, Parking, Toll Tax, Interstate Taxes.
Cost does not Includes
Any Guide / Entrance fees to monuments, Any Airfare not covered in the Itineraries & Any item which is not specified above.
Service Tax Will be Charged Extra as applicable
PRICE MAY CHANGE DUE TO ANY INCREASE IN FUEL PRICE OR CHANGES IN GOVERNMENT TAX REGULATIONS.
Above Mentioned Package is Available with and without Hotel Accommodation.
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