RAJASTHAN DESERT TOUR PACKAGE
Day 1: Arrival Delhi Upon arrival you will be met by our representative at Delhi airport transfer to your pre booked hotel and assist with check in formalities at the hotel. Overnight stay is in Delhi.
Day 2: DelhiMorning enjoy the city tour the capital city of India which is divided into two parts Old and New Delhi. Visit Jama Masjid, Red Fort, Raj Ghat (Gandhi memorial) Chandni Chowk market by a rickshaw ride. Also visit India Gate (soldier memorial), Laxmi Narayan Temple a (modern Hindu temple), drive past President’s Estate, Parliament House. And finally visit Qutub Minar (the India’s longest tower). Overnight stay is at Delhi
Day 3: Delhi – JaipurMorning drive to Jaipur, check in and relax. In the evening visit Birla Mandir, Albert Hall etc. back to Hotel and night halt at Jaipur.
Day 4: Jaipur Morning excursion to Amber Fort with elephant ride, Amber Fort, situated just outside the city, is perhaps the most beautiful example of Rajasthani forts and gives a grand view of the city down below. After visit Amber fort back to city and on the way visit Jal Mahal then City sightseeing tour of Jaipur, Jaipur offers a plethora of touristic attractions to the traveler. The City Palace in the heart of Jaipur is known for its blend of Rajasthani and Mughal architecture. Not far away is the Central Museum with its large collection of woodwork, jewellery, costumes, brassware, and pottery. Another monument near the City Palace, Jantar Mantar, is the largest of the five observatories built by Sawai Jai Singh. The Hawa Mahal or the Palace of Winds was constructed for the royal ladies to watch the royal processions without being seen. Overnight in Hotel
Day 5: Bikaner Morning drive to Bikaner, Bikaner, situated in the northern part of Rajasthan, The city is surrounded by high fortifications comprising seven-kilometers long wall which encircles the old city and has five entrances-all constructed in the 18th century. And sightseeing tour of Bikaner, Bikaner offers several attractions to the tourists besides, of course, the exotic camel safaris. You can visit the majestic forts or go to the Mata Karni temple where rats are considered sacred and worshipped. The camel festival held in the month of January is also an event worth witnessing. Some of the major attractions around the city are Junagarh Fort, Camel Breeding Farm and Ganga Golden Jubilee Museum. Overnight in Hotel
Day 6: Jaisalmer After breakfast drive for Jaisalmer, Jaisalmer is an important destination of the western state of India, Rajasthan. A desert city, it was founded by the Bhatti Rajput chieftain Rawal Jaisal in the year 1156. Jaisalmer could be regarded as the western sentinel of entire India and a place worth visiting to get an idea of the native Rajasthan. Located at the heart of the great Thar Desert, it offers the visitor an enchanting world of fable, colour, and history. Moreover, the magnificent wood-and stone-carved mansions and buildings display the love and interest Rajputs had for the fine arts. Rest of the day free for leisure. Overnight in Hotel
Day 7: Jaisalmer / Desert Morning After breakfast sightseeing tour of Jaisalmer; The golden rays of the setting sun, the colorfully adorned locals, the massive forts and mansions, the extremely fascinating craftsmanship, Rajput havelis, all these make Jaisalmer a place of must visit in Rajasthan. Moreover a visit to the Jaisalmer Fort (the second oldest fort in Rajasthan after Chittaur), Patwon ki Haveli, (the grandest haveli of Jaisalmer), Desert Culture centre and museums gives you some glimpse of this small town’s past. The Jain temples meet your religious taste; Salim Singh ki haveli and Nathmal-ki-haveli give you some more idea of the haveli architecture of the town. Besides these, Gadsisar Lake is also an interesting spot that you must visit in this desert city. Afternoon visit Sam Sand Dunes; Ideal for viewing sunsets, these sites will also give you a chance to capture the picturesque sand dunes in your camera and overnight at desert Camp
Day 8: Jodhpur Morning After Breakfast drive to Jodhpur; Famous for its magnificent forts and palaces, sightseeing tour of Jodhpur, The forts and palaces in the city are the major source of attraction in the city. Exploring the forts gives you a feel of the times when the Rajput might was at its peak. The gates and the walls of the forts speak of the battles they have witnessed. One needs to spend enough time with these historical monuments to fully grasp the grandeur of the Rajput era. Some of the major attractions around Jodhpur are Mehrangarh Fort, Jaswant Thada, Umaid Bhawan & Umaid garden. Overnight at Hotel
Day 9: Jodhpur –Delhi – Departure Morning in time transfer to airport to board flight for Delhi and upon arrival transfer to international airport to board your flight for onward destination or back home