Glimpses of Rajasthan
- Mughal Majesty & Rickshaw Ride
- Taj Mahal –The Monument of Love
- Elephant Ride to Amer fort
- City of Lakes – Udaipur
- Majestic Forts & Villages
- Awesome landscape of the Mewar’s small hills
|Title||Glimpses of Rajasthan|
|Details||Delhi – Agra – Jaipur – Jodhpur – Ghanrao – Udaipur - Delhi|
|Duration||08 Nights / 09 Days|
Rajasthan, old Rajputana, a place where entire life comes emblazoned in the brightest colours. Exquisite Forts and ornate palaces here reveal the opulence and power of the Maharajas of this place who had been ruling for decades. The palaces here are adorned with eye catching fresco styles and complex miniature paintings. It emphasizes the enduring legacy of several dynasties, the Rajput’s.
This journey will rediscover the majesty and regal splendour of the place. Visiting the outstanding sights for instance the amazing walled city of Jodhpur, the wondering havelis and the world famous Taj Mahal offer a glimpse of a softer side to North India's rich history. Experience the 'Pink City' of Jaipur, home to the wonderful former Maharaja's Palace and the splendid hilltop Amber Fort.
End the journey with the lake city of Udaipur which will gather memorial memories which would delight you lifelong.
Day 01 :Arrive Delhi
Some of them which could cherish your mind with the beauty of places are Red fort, India Gate, Jama Masjid. Enjoy a rickshaw ride through Old Delhi – a truly memorable experience. A visit to Qutab Minar, the tallest stone tower in India
Day 02 :To Agra – by surface / approx. 210 kms / approx. 4 hrs
Visit the Red Fort of Akbar, third of the Mughal Emperors. Visit the beautiful white marble Taj Mahal at sunrise; built by the Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his beloved wife, Mumtaz Mahal, who died in 1631.
Day 03 :To Jaipur via fatehpur sikri– by surface / 234 kms / approx 5 hrs
Commence your journey to Jaipur also known as the Pink City via Fatehpur Sikri. Fatehpur Sikri is the Emperor Akbar's deserted royal city. This impressive and well-preserved citadel became his capital in 1571.
Day 04 :In Jaipur – visit amber fort / city palace / Hawa Mahal
You begin your day with an early morning excursionto the mountain fortress of which you ride upon elephants Visit City Palace & Hawa Mahal or Palace of the Winds
Day 05 :To Jodhpur - by surface / 331 kms / approx 6-7 hrs
There are several tourist attractions here to visit one of them is the magnificent Meherangarh Fort from where you will have a great view of the blue houses, painted to distinguish them as those of Brahmins
Day 06 :To Ghanerao – by surface / 146 kms / approx 2-3 hrs
Located towards the end of the Aravalli hills / mountains. The most wonderful place to visit here is Ghanerao Castle founded in 1606. It cherishes the dream of fairyland, and offers magical insight to the lavish lifestyle of former Royalty.
Day 07 :To Udaipur- by surface / 126 kms / approx 2-3 hrs
Before commencing your journey visit the arts and crafts village of Ghanerao, with its beaten ground lanes and its rustic houses bleached with lime.
On the way a brief stop to visit the stunning 15th Century Jain Temple at Ranakpur and its Jain Temples of Adinath. After the visit continue your drive through the awesome landscape of the Mewar’s small hills. Udaipur is a beautiful land around the azure water lake, surrounded by the lush hills of Aravalli. Situated on the east side of Lake Pichola
Day 08 :In Udaipur – venice of the east
Wander through the narrow streets of the old town and visit the markets to experience the traditional culture and beauty of India. Here you can find myriads of handicrafts with heart touching beauty.
We spend the morning visiting the City Palace and Jagdish Temple, with a huge black stone image of Jagannath, an aspect of Lord Vishnu. If time allows it may be possible to visit the gardens of Gulab Bag. Enjoy a boat ride on Lake Picchola and experience the true beauty of this "City of Lakes
Day 09 :To Delhi -by flight - Departure
In time transfer to the Udaipur airport to board your flight back to Delhi and departure for home / onward destination.