Arrive Delhi. On arrival at IGI/Domestic Airport / Railway station you will be met and transferred to the hotel. Rest of the day at leisure or visit bazaars etc... (Over night at hotel.)
Your Breakfast at hotel proceed for sightseeing tour of New Delhi which includes visiting India Gate, Rashtrapati Bhawan, President House and Qutub Minar. Afternoon enjoy the visit of Old Delhi includes visiting Red Fort, Jama Masjid, Raj Ghat and Humayun's Tomb. (Overnight at Hotel)
DRIVE DELHI TO AGRA + TAJ AND FORT VISIT (220 kms / 4 hrs)
After breakfast at hotel drive to Agra and check-in to hotel. Afternoon enjoy the architectural modern day wonder of the world, the incomparable Taj Mahal. This monument is a fine example of the fusion of many architectural styles is one of the wonders of the modern world. Built in 1652 by Emperor Sahajahan. Agra the zenith of art and an enshrined romance. Taj Mahal a poem in white marble which took 22 years to build by 20,000 skilled artisans who inlaid the white marble edifice with precious and semi precious stones also visit the Agra Fort. (Overnight at Hotel)
DRIVE AGRA TO JAIPUR VIA FATEHPUR SIKRI ( 250 Kms / 5 Hrs )
After breakfast at hotel drive to Jaipur en-route visit Fatehpur Sikri - built in Red Sandstone in honor of Saint Salim Chisti, who foretold the birth of 3 sons to emperor Akbar, an example of robust stability combined with originality each important edifice here represents a type by itself. Notable among them is the Diwane Khas, Punch Mahal, The Tomb of Salim Chisti, and the Buland Darwaza. After visit continue your drive to Jaipur. Arrive Jaipur in the evening and and check into hotel. (Overnight at Hotel).
FULL DAY SIGHTSEEING TOUR OF JAIPUR. EVENING CHOKHIDHANI VISIT
After breakfast enjoy visit of Amber Fort the old capital of Jaipur rulers. Here one takes an elephant to ride to the palace situated on the hill. Afternoon visit city including Maharaja's Palace & Museum , Jai Singh's Observatory, Hawa Mahal, Jalmahal. Evening visit chokhidhani an ethnic village where you can enjoy all Rajasthani village related activities like folk dances, puppet shows, magic shows, camel rides followed by traditional Rajasthani Dinner (Overnight at Hotel)
DRIVE JAIPUR TO BIKANER ( 325 kms /6 hrs )
After breakfast drive to Bikaner. On arrival check into hotel. Afternoon visit Deshnoke Temple (35 kms / 1 hour) where you will have the opportunity to witness ritual offerings to the rats at the Karni Mata Temple (Deshnoke Temple.)(Over Night at hotel.)
BIKANER TO JAISALMER 340 kms 6 hrs (CAMP AT SAM DUNES)
After breakfast visit the Junagarh Fort & camel beeding farm. After visit drive to Jaisalmer. Arrive Jaisalmer in the afternoon and transfer to Sam Camp .Late evening enjoying the camel Safari through the desert and witness the sunset over shifting sand dunes in this Rajasthani backdrop is an experience to cherish ,late evening enjoy the dinner with folkdances and music. (Overnight at Tent)
After breakfast Check out from Camp and drive to Jaisalmer city and check into hotel. Later city sightseeing tour of Jaisalmer visiting the Jaisalmer Fort, havelis, Gadisar Tank and Bada Bagh. Evening explore Jaisalmer bazaars by walk (Over Night at Hotel)
DRIVE JAISALMER TO JODHPUR + SIGHTSEEING ( 300 kms / 6 hrs )
This morning after breakfast drive to Jodhpur enroute visit Pushkar brahma temple, ghats. Arrive Jodhpur. After lunch at hotel proceed for sightseeing of .jodhpur includes the visit Mehrangarh Fort and Jaswant Thada. Etc (Overnight at hotel)
DRIVE JODHPUR TO UDAIPUR VIA RANAKPUR (300 kms / 6 hrs )
After breakfast drive to Udaipur en-route visit Ranakpur - (Jain Temples at Ranakpur built in white marble. its 29 halls spread over 40,000 sq.ft. and consisting of 1,444 pillars, not one of which is alike in its carving). After visit continue drive to Udaipur and check-in to hotel. (Overnight at Hotel).
After breakfast morning tour of Udaipur city includes palace museum- is of granite and marble with filigreed balconies, ornate windows and craftsmanship in glass. each palace within is an outstanding creation of art, sahelion ki bari - a garden with fountains, once used for the enjoyment of royal ladies. Bhartiya lok kala mandal- a folk art museum, jagdish temple Evening enjoys the boat cruise on Lake Pichola. (Overnight at Hotel).
Breakfast at hotel. In time transfer to airport / Railway station for your onward journey.
Per Person Tour Cost on Twin Sharing: For Agra with Rajasthan ( 11nt / 12 Days ).
HOTELS USED OR SIMILAR:
|Place||4 Star / Heritage Hotels|
|Agra||Howard Park Plaza|
|Jaipur||Alsisar Haveli/Ramada Prime|
|Bikaner||Laxmi Niwas Palace|
|Pushkar||Pushkar Palace / Jagat Palace|
|Mandawa||Castle Mandawa / Desort Resort|
COST INCLUDES SERVICES
COST INCLUDES FOLLOWING SPECIFIC SERVICES:
- Accommodation on Twin sharing basis on Half Board (Breakfast & Dinner)
- Inclusive of all presently applicable taxes which are subject to change.
- Check in / checkout time is 12:00 Noon.
- AC Luxury Pushback Seater Large Bus for all transfers / sightseeing & long run as per itinerary including fuel charges, night hault, interstate taxes, toll/parking etc.
- French Speaking Tour Guide / Escort For whole Trip
- Elephant ride to Amber fort Jaipur.
- Boat Ride at Lake Pichola.
- Camel ride at Sam dunes Jaisalmer.
- All monuments and entrances Fees (as on 01 June 2009).
- All applicable hotel taxes.
COST DOESN'T INCLUDE
COST DOES NOT INCLUDE:
- Any Airfare/ Train Fare.
- Personal expenses such as laundry / phone calls / mini bar charges. These are to be settled directly by the client. Also does not include table drinks etc.
- Gratuities (Tips to Driver and Guide) Euro 2 per person per day.
- Camera / Video Camera charges at monuments.
- Personal & health insurance coverage.
- Meals other than specified.
- Any item not mentioned in cost includes column.