Duration : 11 Days / 10 Nights
Route : New Delhi – Agra – Jaipur – Pushkar – Jodhpur – Ranakpur – 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, take a sightseeing tour of historic city visiting Old Delhi - the majestic Red Fort- a marvel in red sandstone and Jama Masjid- the largest mosque in India. Both of them were built by emperor Shah Jahan of Taj Mahal fame. We will also visit- Rajghat - memorial of Mahatma Gandhi. We will go through the silver street in Chandni Chowk by a Rickshaw ride. The city tour continues covering New Delhi, visiting Rashtrapati Bhawan- the one-time imperial residence of the British viceroys; the Laxmi Narayan Temple- built by the Birlas, one of India's leading industrial families; the India Gate- a memorial raised in honour of the Indian soldiers martyred during the Afghan war; Humayun's Tomb- lotus-shaped Bhai's Temple, and Qutub Minar- built by Qutub-ud-din Aibek of the Slave Dynasty. In the evening, you can see speculative Light and Sound Show at Red Fort.
Overnight at New Delhi hotel.
After breakfast, depart for Agra en-route visit the Sikandra- mausoleum of Emperor Akbar which was built in 1492. The Tomb is a combination of Muslims and Hindu Architectural styles. After the visit continues to drive to Agra, on arrival transfer to hotel. After lunch, you go to see the incomparable Taj Mahal with its 'speculative scene'. Taj Mahal, the world's most luxurious modern day; This monument is a good example of the fusion of many architectural styles is one of the wonders of the modern world. The Taj endowed it with some of the most beloved buildings in the world. Later continue to proceed to Agra and later enjoy city tour with a visit to the Agra Fort from where one can get the most moving view of the Taj from the little octagonal tower in the Agra Fort which lies across the river Jamuna, followed by a visit to Pearl Mosque and the Tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah built by Empress Noor Jahan in memory of her father. In the evening you may visit the souvenirs market of Agra, one should visit Oswal Emporium where they have built a Mini Taj Mahal inside their showroom and it took 10 years for the artists to complete the mini replica of the Taj. The showroom conducts a free sound & light show showing the eras of Taj Mahal.
Overnight at Agra hotel.
After breakfast drive to Jaipur en-route en-route Fatehpur Sikri, built in red sandstone in honor of Saint Salim Chishti, the old deserted city of the Mughal dynasty, which foretells the birth of Emperor Akbar's 3 sons, and is an example of the combined with originality is one of the strong stability. Each important edit here represents a type by itself. Notable among them are Diwan-i-Khas, Salim Chishti's Tomb, Panch Mahal, and Buland Darwaza. Later continue to proceed to Jaipur. The rest of the day at leisure, in the evening hours, enjoy walking in the colorful streets and bazaars of Jaipur City. The beauty of Jaipur is that its unique architecture and town planning are visible even in the most common places such as its squares and streets.
Overnight at Jaipur hotel.
After breakfast, take a tour of the Pink City with a tour of the Amber Fort located outside the city, and enjoy the experience of riding the elephant back from the hill on which the fort is situated. The afternoon tour of the City Palace, located in the middle of Jaipur, is known for its blend of tourist Rajasthani and Mughal architecture. There is no distant central museum. Jantar Mantar is the largest of the five observatories built by Sawai Jai Singh. The Hawa Mahal (Palace of Winds) was constructed for the royal ladies to watch the royal processions without being seen. All the monuments are located in the vicinity of City Palace Complex of Jaipur. The late afternoon is kept free to visit the famous Markets of Textiles, Carpets, Gems, and handicrafts. One can also visit Nahargarh Fort to see it illuminated over the floodlights.
Again overnight at Jaipur hotel.
Morning drive to Pushkar (150 kms/03 hrs), en route visit Kishangarh town, Ajmer, if you are interested to visit Ajmer Dargah Sharif and from here continue to drive to Pushkar, which is one of the frequently visited tourist destinations of Rajasthan. Characterized by a picturesque valley, mountainous regions, several pilgrimage sites of importance, and uncommon scenic spots, Pushkar is known all over. It forms one of the most revered Hindu pilgrimage sites of India and is the only temple in the world dedicated to Lord Brahma.
On arrival check-in your schedule hotel and later in the day visit Pushkar on foot, Pushkar is a large accumulation of attractions. Besides some picturesque sites, there are more than 400 temples here that attract tourists towards this place every year. Some of the holy places that you should make a point to visit while in Pushkar are the Brahma Temple, Nag Hill, Gau Ghat, Pap Mochini Temple, Markandeya Rishi Ashram, Agastya Muni Ashram and Gaya Kund. Besides, the Savitri Temple, the picturesque lake, and the Pushkar Bazaar are also worth a visit.
Overnight at Pushkar hotel.
Morning drive to Jodhpur which is famous for its magnificent forts and palaces. It is the second-largest city of Rajasthan and a major tourist attraction in the country. The rest of the day at leisure, in the evening talk a walk in the wall city market of Jodhpur.
Overnight at Jodhpur hotel.
After a delicious breakfast, sightseeing tour of Jodhpur begins. The forts and palaces in the city are the centre of attraction in the city. Exploring the forts gives you a feel of the times when the Rajput might was at its peak. The gates and the walls of the forts speak of the battles they have witnessed. One needs to spend enough time with these historical monuments to fully grasp the grandeur of the Rajput era.
Some of the major attractions around Jodhpur are Umaid Bhawan, Jaswant Thada, Mehrangarh Fort, and the Government Museum and Zoo.
Overnight at Jodhpur hotel.
After breakfast at the Hotel, visit Bishnoi village and continue to drive to Udaipur on the route visit the beautiful Jain Temples of Ranakpur.
After passing through lush green valleys and ravines and enticing the heart, the scenes relieve any fatigue of the journey. The Ranakpur Jain Temple was built in the 15th century under the reign of the liberal and talented emperor Rana Kumbha. A spacious basement covers an area of 48,000 square feet. There are four subsidiary shrines, twenty-four pillared halls and eligible domes supported by over four hundred columns.
The total number of columns is 1,444 all of which are intricately carved no two being alike. The artistically carved nymphs playing the flute in various dance postures at a height of 45 feet are an engrossing sight. In the assembly hall, two big bells are weighing 108 kgs. Whose sound echoes in the entire complex? On arrival at Udaipur, check-in at the hotel. The rest of the day at leisure and you are free to experience the city on your own. Overnight stay at Udaipur hotel.
The city is famous for its palaces, lakes, museums, temples, and gardens. The City Palace and Museum are considered as the largest palace complex in Rajasthan and its museum has a stunning collection of objects collected by different Maharanas of Udaipur over the centuries. Pichola Lake, Udai Sagar, and Pratap Sagar are some of the most beautiful lakes in the state. Some other attractions in the city are the Jagdish Temple, Saheliyon Ki Bari, & Bhartiya Lok Kala Mandir. Afternoon free for independent activities, Overnight stay at Udaipur hotel.
After a leisurely breakfast, in the morning hours, you can explore the Udaipur by your own, later drive to Udaipur Airport for boarding evening flight to Delhi and our tour services will end here.
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