Rajasthan Tour Packages & Travel Itineraries
The Colors and Frescoes
Duration : 14 Nights 15 Days
Destination Covered :
Delhi, Agra, Jaipur, Ranthambore, Kota,
Chittorgarh, Dungarpur, Udaipur, Bombay
Arrive Delhi, Meet and assist at the
airport and transfer to hotel. Night stay in Delhi.
DAY 02 - Delhi
After a leisurely breakfast
sightseeing tour of New Delhi where ornate buildings recall the days when
India was the Jewel in the crown of the British empire. Visit the 11th
century Qutab Minar, India Gate Lotus Temple and the grand government
buildings, the President’s House, Red fort, Mahatama Gandhi Memorial, Also
visit Laxmi Narayan temple popularly known as Birla Temple. Night stay in
DAY 03 - Delhi to Agra
Early morning drive to the city of
Taj-Agra, Arrive Agra in approx. 4 hours & transfer to hotel. Afternoon
visit the Red fort - the rusty and majestic red- sandstone fort of
Agra stands on the banks of the river Yamuna and the construction was
started by Emperor Akbar in 1566. At the Diwan-I-Am(hall of public
audience), a colonnaded hall of red-sandstone with a throne alcoveof
inlaid marble at the back, the Emperor heard public petitions. At
the Diwan-I-Khas (hall of private audience) where marble pavilions with
floral inlays lend an ethereal ambience, the Emperor sat on his
gem-studded peacock Throne and met foreign ambassadors and rulers of
friendly kingdoms. Later at sunset visit the magnificent Taj Mahal -
one of the seven wonders of the world surely the most extravagant
expression of love ever created. 20,000 men laboured for over 17 years to
build this memorial to Shah Jahan's beloved wife. Evening free to explore
the Agra’s rich heritage of handicrafts in its markets. Night stay in
DAY 04 - Agra to
Jaipur [233 km.]
After breakfast drive to Jaipur- the
fabled “pink city” of the desert named after Jai Singh, the former
Maharaja of Jaipur. This is the only city in the world, symbolizing the
nine divisions of the universe through the nine rectangular sectors
subdividing it. The palaces and forts of the yesteryears, which
were witnesses to the royal processions and splendours are now living
monuments enroute visiting Fatehpur Sikri-a perfectly preserved red
sandstone “ghost town” which was the estranged capital of mughal emperor
Akbar, built in 1569 and deserted when its water supply failed. Arrive
Jaipur in late evening & transfer to hotel. Night stay in Jaipur.
After a leisurely breakfast, visit the majestic Amber
Fort, is one that cannot be easily described. Ride up on Elephants to the
former capital of the royals set against the backdrop of the wooded hills.
Later visit the Palace of Winds also known as Hawa mahal, this elaborate
building, now little more than a façade, is encrusted with delicate screen
sand carved balconies from which the royal ladies, confined to their
quarters, could sneak views of the outside world. Past, present and future
merge at Jai Singh's observatory, where time has been accurately measured
since the 17th century. Evening enjoy dinner at Chokhi dani (an
ethnic village resort) where you will have an idea of the village life of
Rajasthan here you will also enjoy various traditional Rajasthani dances,
puppet show and various other interesting activities. Night stay in
DAY 06 - Jaipur
Morning walking tour of some interesting streets and squares of
the Pink City to catch glimpses of the habitual patterns of its people,
which even includes attending heart-rending prayers at Sri Govind Devji
temple. Optional day tour to Sanganer town (for block printing factories)
or a lunch at Samode Palace. Sunset view of Jaipur from the imposing
DAY 07 -
Jaipur to Ranthambore
Morning drive to Ranthambhore-
famous for the wildlife sanctuary which is said to have the India’s
friendliest Tigers and also considered to be the best place in the world
to photograph the tiger in its natural habitat. Arrive Ranthambhore &
transfer to hotel. Afternoon 3 hrs Jungle safari in a Canter (a
vehicle which is open on the top) enjoy the game viewing in the national
park. Night stay in Ranthambhore.
DAY 08 -
Ranthambore to Kota - Bundi
Early morning Jungle safari in National
Park, Later drive to Kota & transfer to hotel . Afternoon Visit the
palace, museum & also visit the fort city Bundi. Night stay in Kota.
DAY 09 - Kota to
breakfast picturesque drive towards Chittaurgarh visiting ancient carved
temples of Menal on the way. The route covers glimpses of unspoiled tribal
life. Visit the Chittaur fort - the symbol of Rajput chivalry, pride and
honor. Night stay in Chittaurgarh.
DAY 10 -
Chitorgarh to Dungarpur
Drive to Dungarpur & transfer to the
palace still inhabited by the royal family- a rare opportunity to be
entertained by the royal family and closely see the princely lifestyle.
Day free for leisure. Night stay in Dungarpur.
DAY 11 -
Visit the stunning interiors of Juna
Mahal palace. Walk around the town in free time. The place has largest
concentration of Bhil tribal population in Rajasthan.
DAY 12 - Dungarpur to Udaipur
Morning drive towards Udaipur and
visit Molela village for its fine terracotta craft before finally checking
in. Later sightseeing tour of Udaipur covering City Palace and Saheliyon
ki Bari. Evening free to explore the interesting labyrinths around Jagdish
temple on your own. Night stay in Udaipur.
DAY 13 - Udaipur
Day free to relax in the hotel or
excursion to Ranakpur Jain temples or Eklingji / Nagda. Boat ride
sightseeing of Lake Pichola at sunset.
DAY 14 - Udaipur to
Morning transfer to board the flight for
Bombay, Arrive Bombay & transfer to hotel. Later half day tour of Bombay.
Late evening transfer to airport for onward journey.