Rajasthan With Taj And Ganges
Duration: 15 Days / 14 Nights
Destination Covered: Delhi – Jodhpur – Jaisalmer – Rohet – Udaipur – Jaipur – Agra – Varanasi – Delhi
The Rajasthan With Taj And Ganges tour is the perfect proposition to those looking out to explore India’s rich cultural heritage along with enjoying camel safari and sand dunes. The massive Jodhpur fort, the majestic Taj Mahal, puppet shows, Chowki Dhani in Jaipur are a few attractions to name on this tour to Rajasthan.
Day 1: Arrival at Delhi
After arrival at Delhi Airport, meet our representative who’ll escort you to the one of our listed hotels in Delhi. Check-in at the hotel. The rest of the day is to be spent at leisure. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 2: Delhi
Next morning after breakfast, move out on a city tour to Delhi. While on the tour visit major tourist attractions like Birla Mandir, Qutab Minar, Red Fort, India Gate, the Jama Masjid, Humanyun Tomb, and President’s House. In the evening visit Red Fort to witness the impressive light and sound show. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 3:Delhi – Jodhpur
On the 3th day board a flight to Jodpur from the Delhi airport. Jodhpur- “The Sun City”. The city is bestowed with mesmerizing and scenic landscapes. The city is renowned as the sun city since it features bright and sunny weather throughout the year. On reaching Jodhpur, check-in at one of our enlisted hotels. After taking some rest, embark on an excursion to beautiful forts and palaces including the Mehrangarh fort, Umaid Bhavan Palace, Jaswant Thada and the Raj Ka Bag Palace. Post lunch visit other tourist landmarks in Jodhpur including the Government Museum and the beautiful Umed Garden. Return to the hotel in the evening for overnight stay.
Day 4: Jodhpur – Jaisalmer
Today, after breakfast, begin driving towards the Ranthambore National Park, one of the largest national parks in the northern region of the country. On the way, stop to explore the old deserted Mughal city of Fatehpur Sikri- a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Once inside, visit its major structural elements such as Salim Chisti’s Tomb, Jama Masjid, Panch Mahal and Jodha Bai’s Palace. The next visit is the Keoladeo Ghana National Park in Bharatpur, formerly known as Bharatpur Bird Sanctuary. Enjoy bird watching where you can spot as many as 366 avifauna species including Painted Stork, Great Egret, Common Parakeet etc. Proceed towards Ranthambore. On arrival, check- in your pre-booked hotel for an overnight stay.
Day 5: Jaisalmer
The next morning after an early breakfast, embark on a guided tour of the city. Jaisalmer is also popular for its havelis. Pay a visit to Salim Singhji Ki Haveli and Nathmal ki Haveli which are most striking amongst the other Jaisalmer havelis. After lunch, explore the other major tourist attractions like the Jain Temples, Bada Bagh, Government Museum, Folklore Museum and the Amar Sagar Lake. In the evening you have the option of witnessing the Gadsisar Lake to observe migratory birds from close quarters or Witness an exotic sunset against the Sam sand Dunes on a camel ride. Enjoy a comfortable overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 6: Jaisalmer – Rohet
In the morning after breakfast, drive to Rohet from Jaisalmer. Rohet is a small settlement of Bishnoi community. On arriving Rohet, check-in at one of listed hotels. In the afternoon enjoy the jeep safari at Rohet Villages. A comfortable night stay at the hotel.
Day 7: Rohet – Udaipur
Post breakfast, drive straight to Udaipur- “ Venice of the East”. On arrival check-in at one of our enlisted hotels. Rest and relax for the day. In the evening enjoy boat ride at the Pichola Lake. Also visit the Lake Palace, one of the finest examples of architectural and cultural marvel. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Post breakfast, embark on a city tour of Udaipur. Visit some of the major tourist hotspots covering the City Palace Museum, Sahelion Ki Bari, Bhartiya Lok Kala Mandal, Folk Art Museum and Jagdish Temple. In the evening visit the The grand City Palace on the banks of the lake along with the Monsoon Palace on the hill above that enhances the beauty of this magnificent city. Enjoy comfortable overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 9:Udaipur- Jaipur
Post breakfast, leave for Jaipur by road. Upon arrival check-in at one our enlisted hotels. Later in the day explore the major tourist attractions of the city including the Jal Mahal, Jaigarh Fort, Central Museum and Birla Mandir. Evening to be spent at your own discretion. Overnight stay is arranged at the hotel.
The next day begins with an excursion to the Amber Fort which is accompanied with the exciting joy ride on an elephant. The afternoon remains busy with the city tour featuring City Palace along with the Royal Observatory and Hawal Mahal. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 11:Jaipur – Agra
Post breakfast, leave for Agra by road. Stop midway to visit Fathepur Sikri and explore places like Salim Chisti’s Tomb, Jama Masjid, Panch Mahal etc. Later in the day visit the Itmad-ud-Daula’s Tomb that provides the visitors with some interesting insight into Mughal architecture. Another must watch architectural wonder, is The Red Fort that is frequented by hundreds of visitors every day. In the evening visit the Oswal Emporium where they have a mini Taj Mahal inside their showroom. It took 10 years in building this mini replica of the Taj. One may also the free light and sound show depicting the eras of Taj Mahal. Enjoy an overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 12:Agra – Varanasi
Early morning visit the beauty of Taj Mahal – “the seventh wonder of the world”at the time of sunrise, and fall in love with its beauty for a lifetime. This alluring white marble monument with intricate designs in its interiors never fails to enchant a visitor. Later visit the Pearl Mosque and the Tomb of Itamad-ud-Daula built by Empress Noorjehan in memory of her father. Late in the evening, transfer to Agra railway station to board a train to Varanasi for an overnight journey.
Next morning enjoy the boat ride in the holy river Ganges on a visit to bathing ghats. Later in the day pay a visit to the Stupa, the Buddhist temple and the Museum. Later in the day enjoy a City tour of Varanasi which would cover places like the Bharat Mata Temple, Tulsi Manas Temple and the Alamgir temple. In the evening you have the option of exploring the Banaras Hindu University for visiting the Art Gallery and the Mosque of Mughal Emperor Aurangazeb. Night at the hotel.
Day 14:Varanasi – Delhi – by flight
In the morning, get transferred to Varanasi airport, to board a flight to Delhi. On arrival, check-in at one of our listed hotels. Rest and relax for the day. In the evening you have the option to explore a hyperactive night life of Delhi. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Next morning, get transferred to the Delhi airport to board a flight for onward journey.