Duration : 10 Days / 9 Nights
Route : New Delhi – Agra – Jaipur – Bundi – Bijaypur – Udaipur – New Delhi
Category : Rajasthan Tours
Welcome to India!!
You will be received by one of the representatives of “Times India Travels” or your driver at the international airport and you will be assisted to your hotel. In the Hotel, the representative/ driver will provide your documents regarding the tour.
Overnight in Hotel.
After breakfast, sightseeing in Delhi.
Qutub Minar: It is the world's tallest minaret with the height of 72.5 meters (237.8 ft). Construction commenced in 1193 under the orders of India's first Muslim ruler Qutb-ud-din Abakan.
Humayun Tomb: Memorial Mughal emperor Humayun, built in the year 1562. It is a World Heritage Site.
Lotus Temple: The Bahá'í House of Worship in Delhi, popularly known as the Lotus Temple due to its flowerlike shape.
Raj Ghat: Cremation site of Mahatma Gandhi, Chandni Chowk: One of the main markets of Old Delhi & India Gate. And drive past parliament house and President's house.
Overnight at New Delhi hotel.
After breakfast drive to Agra, upon arrival check-in into hotel for a 01-night stay. In the afternoon, we will visit Agra Fort which was built by the great Emperor Akbar in 1565 A.D. It is a masterpiece of design with beautiful mosques and palaces. Taj visit by sunset Taj Mahal (closed on Friday): Taj Mahal was built by the Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan as the final resting place for his favorite Queen, Mumtaz. Overnight at Agra hotel.
After breakfast drive to Jaipur, en-route visit Fatehpur Sikri (40 Km from Agra)- the historical city. It was constructed by Mughal emperor Akbar beginning in 1570 and served as the empire's capital from 1571 until 1585. Later continue drive to Jaipur, check-in into hotel for 02 nights stay. Day at leisure & overnight stays at Jaipur hotel.
After breakfast guided tour of Jaipur visit Amber Fort: Amber Fort is situated in Amber, the ancient capital of the Kachhwaha Rajputs on a hillside overlooking Martha lake. A beautiful complex of palaces, pillared pavilions, stairways, halls, and temples built by Maharaja Man Singh I & enjoy Elephant ride bottom to the top of the hill. Afternoon visit City Palace: The main palace is an imposing blend of traditional Rajasthani and Mughal art and architecture. The Jantar Mantar is a re-phrasal of the Sanskrit word yantra mantra which means instruments and formulae. Hawa Mahal is a five-story, pyramid-shaped structure endorse 953 small peepholes, each with tiny lattice worked (jali) pink windows and arched roofs with hanging cornices. Again overnight stay at the hotel.
After breakfast drive to Bundi, upon arrival check-in into hotel for a 01-night stay. Bundi in the Hadoti region of Rajasthan state in northwest India. It is of particular architectural note for its ornate forts, palaces, and stepwell reservoirs known as baoris. After relaxing, visit Taragarh Fort, or 'Star Fort' is the most impressive of the city's structures. It was constructed in AD 1354 upon the top of a steep hillside overlooking the city. Bundi Palace is situated on the hillside adjacent to the Taragarh Fort and is notable for its lavish traditional murals and frescoes. The Chitrashala (picture gallery) of the palace is open to the general public. Raniji ki Baori: The largest of Bundi's baoris or stepwells is the intricately-carved. Some 46 meters deep, it was built in 1699 by Rani Nathavatji. Even at very low levels, steps made at the edges of the water well made water accessible. The baori is one of the largest examples of its kind in Rajasthan and Sukh Niwas Palaces: Sukh Niwas Palaces evokes memories of RUDYARD KIPLING who not only stayed here but found inspiration for his famous work KIM.
Overnight at Bundi hotel.
After breakfast drive towards Bijaypur en route we will visit Kota, Maharao Madho Singh Museum. It is situated in the old palace. The museum has a superb collection of Rajput miniature paintings of the exquisite sculptures, frescoes, Kota school, and armory. The museum also houses a rich repository of artistic items used by the Kota rulers.
Kishore Sagar & Jag Mandir: Amidst the picturesque artificial lake of Kishore Sagar constructed in 1346 AD by Prince Dher Deh of Bundi stands the enchanting little palace of Jag Mandir. The azure waters around the red-sandstone monument enhance its beauty. Boat-rides can be enjoyed in the lake. The Keshar Bagh, famous for its royal cenotaphs, lies in the vicinity. Later continue drive to Bijapur, upon arrival check-in into hotel Bijaipur Castle for a 01-night stay. Rest of the day leisure at the hotel. Bijapur Castle: The 16th century Castle, situated in fortified walls, was converted to a hotel in 1991 by the ruling family. The Castle is still home to the ruling family who runs it not as a hotel but as a ‘HOME where people can come and experience traditional Rajput hospitality.
After breakfast drive to Udaipur, en-route visit the Chittorgarh Fort: Chittaurgarh epitomizes Rajput spirit, valor, pride, and romance. It reverberates with heroism and sacrifice the tales of which are still sung by the Bards of Rajasthan. The imposing and awe-inspiring fort stands on a 240-hectare site, on 180m high hill that rises rapidly from the plains. It has a one-kilometer zigzag ascent to it. The road leads through seven gates to the main gate Rampol (meaning Gate of Ram). On the ascent between the second and the third gate, you see two ‘Chatteris’(cenotaphs) built to honor Jaimal and Kalla heroes of 1568 siege by Emperor Akbar. The main gate of the fort itself is Suraj pol (meaning Sun Gate). Later drive to Udaipur, upon arrival check-in into hotel for 02 nights stay. Rest of the day leisure at the hotel or free to explore the city. Overnight stay at Udaipur hotel.
After breakfast visits City Palace: City Palace is the largest royal complex in Rajasthan. Saheliyon ki Bari: A beautiful garden is known as 'Saheliyoin-Ki-Bari'. This small jewelry garden with its fountains, kiosks, marble elephants and delightful pools. Bhartiya Lok Kala Mandal: The interesting collection displayed by this Indian Museum of Folk Art includes folk costume jewelry puppets dolls dolls folk musical instruments folk deities and paintings.
Jagdish Temple: Built in 1651A.D. by Maharana Jagat Singh, this Indoarmy temple is the largest and the most beautiful if Udaipur with noteworthy sculpted images. Evening enjoys the boat ride on Lake Pichola. Overnight at Udaipur hotel.
Breakfast at hotel and later transfer to Udaipur airport to catch a flight to Delhi. Upon arrival, departure to International airport for flight back to home.
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