Rajasthan attracts tourists for its historical forts, palaces, art and culture with its slogan 'Padharo mahare desh'. Every third foreign tourist visiting India travels to Rajasthan as it is part of the Golden Triangle for tourists visiting India.
8 Nights / 9 Days
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Arrive Jaipur and check in at hotel Lunch in hotel or at local restaurant. After lunch proceed for half day city sightseeing of Jaipur visiting/viewing The City Palace – residence of the former ruler and renowned for its stunning architecture also houses a museum, Hawa Mahal or the palace of winds once a viewing gallery used by the ladies of the palace to view the outside world, Jantar Mantar or Royal Observatory built in 1716 is an achievement of its time. Return back to hotel Overnight at hotel
Breakfast at hotel After breakfast visit to Amer fort and enjoy Elephant ride at Amer fort - The Amer Fort was built in the 16th century by Sawai Raja Man Singh. It is made of red sandstone and white marble. Within the Amer Fort some areas that should not be missed are Jai Mandir, Sukh Niwas, Sheesh Mahal and Ganesh Pole. Jaigarh - Jai means victory and garh means fort, so Jaigarh means the Fort of Victory. The fort was built in 1726 and the world's largest cannon on wheels can be seen here. Rest of the day at leisure/Explore local markets. Enjoy dinner at Choki Dani (Optional) – Theme Village (Approx 25 kms from Jaipur) Overnight at hotel
Breakfast at hotel After breakfast drive to Jodhpur (Approx 340 kms, 7 hours drive) Arrive Jodhpur and check in at hotel. Rest of the day at leisure Overnight at hotel
Breakfast at hotel After breakfast drive to Jaisalmer (Approx 325 kms, 6 hours) Arrive Jaisalmer and check in at hotel Afternoon at leisure Visit Sam dunes (approx 40 kms - one way) to enjoy Camel Safari and view sunset. Return back to hotel. Overnight at hotel
Breakfast at hotel After breakfast proceed for half day city tour of Jaisalmer visiting/viewing The silent 12th century fort built by Prince Jaisal, Marvels, Armoury, Museum, The Palace which stands at the highest point (100 meters) above the marketplace. Also visit the Jain Temples (12th - 15th century) which lie within the fort complex. Visit Salim Singh ki Haveli, Patwon ki Haveli, Nathmal ki Haveli the last of the great havelis. Also visit Gadi-sar an artificial lake that was an important source of water in the past. Rest of the day at leisure. Overnight at hotel
Breakfast at hotel After breakfast drive to Jodhpur (Approx 325 kms/6 hours drive) Arrive Jodhpur & check in at hotel After lunch proceed for half day city sightseeing of Jodhpur, visiting/viewing the Jaswant Thada built in honor of Maharaja Jaswant Singh in the 19th century, this royal cenotaph is built in white marble which, visit the Clock Tower, followed by sightseeing of Mehrangarh Fort which is said to be 5 km long and one of the largest forts in India. There are some beautiful palaces located within the fort like Moti Mahal, Phool Mahal, Sheesh Mahal, Sileh Khana and the Daulat Khana. Overnight at hotel
Breakfast at hotel After breakfast drive to Udaipur via Ranakpur (Approx 280 kms, 7 hours). Ranakpur temple - the cluster of temples, made of intricately sculpted white marble built in 1460, the main temple is supported on 1, 444 pillars. Arrive Udaipur and check in at hotel. Rest of the day at leisure Overnight at hotel
Breakfast at hotel After breakfast proceed for half day city tour of Udaipur visiting/viewing City Palace built in 1725 the museum at the city palace contains incomparable historic and artistic heritage which dates back 14 centuries, Jagdish Temple dedicated to Lord Vishnu the temple was built in 1651 by Maharana Jagat Singh 1, Saheliyon Ki Bari Gardens (Watch after boat ride) of the Maids-of-Honour designed by the Maharana Fateh Singh consists of beautiful lawns, gardens and fountains. Pratap Memorial a top the Moti Magri or pearl hill, overlooking the Fateh Sagar Lake is the memorial of Rajput hero Maharana Pratap with bronze statue of the Maharana. Rana Pratap sits atop his celebrated horse Chetak.Rana. Pratap is the fierce symbol of nationalism for this region. Drive around Fateh Sagar Lake excavated in the late 17th century by Maharaja Jai Singh and past the Kala Mandir (Puppet Museum) and the Cenotaph of Maharana Pratap, Sajjan Niwas Garden, and Zoo. Enjoy boat ride on Lake Pichola. Overnight at hotel
Breakfast at hotel After breakfast proceed to airport to catch onward flight.