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DAY 01: ARRIVE DELHI: Welcome in India . Garlanding at airport .On arrival transfer to hotel. Rest of day is free for personal activities. Overnight at hotel
DAY 02 : IN DELHI: After breakfast city tour of old Delhi and New delhi .Humayun's Tomb -Built by the wife of Humayun, Hajji Begum in the mid 16th century, this red sand stone structure is considered to be the predecessor of Taj Mahal. The structure is one of the best example of Mughal Architecture. Humayun's wife is also buried in the red and white Jantar Mantar - Few minutes walk from Connaught Place is is a strange collection of solomon coloured structures. These were built by Maharaja Jai Singh and is actually an observatory. Though not as large as its compatriot in Jaipur Jantar Mantar at Delhi also an attraction for the tourists. The astonishing part of these observatories is that they can calculate many astronomical movements very accurately. Red Fort - Built in Red Sand stone this imposing fort is 3 kms in perimeter with the height of the wall varying from 18 to 30 meters at places. When the Red fort was being built Yamuna used to flow on its one sides and there were deep moats on the other. Today Yamuna flows almost a kilometer away from the fort and the moats have dried up. In the evening the Delhi Tourism organises a light and sound show which narrates the history of Delhi in context of the Red Fort. The Lahore gate, the main entrance, has some emotions and sentiments attached with the Indian independence as the Tricolor flutters on the top of this gate. On 15th August the Indian Prime minister addresses the nation from here. As soon one enters in the fort from the Lahore gate .The Dewan-i-Am or the place of public hearing had a wall paneled with marble in laid with precious stone which were removed during the mutiny of 1857. The Dewan-i-Khas or the place for special hearing was the area where the emperor used to hold meetings with his ministers. Rashtrapati Bhawan: The president's mansion is situated on Raisina Hill in the center of Delhi, overlooking the green lawns around India Gate. This elegant building, is truly worth seeing, for its architectural beauty and historic significance. The beautiful Mughal Gardens of Rashtrapati Bhawan, which are open to the public in spring, are an added attraction. Parliament House: Located in Central Delhi, this elegant building with its wide pillared walkways and large halls, is worth a visit, to see the corridors of power where India's lawmakers and statesmen decide the future of India. Raj Ghat : The memories of Mahatma Gandhi.India Gate: Situated on Rajpath, in the center of Delhi, this 42-meter high arch, was designed by Edwin Lutyens, in memory of the Indian soldiers who sacrificed their lives during the first World War. Their names can be seen inscribed on the arch. The Amar Jawan Jyoti, an eternal flame, burns in memory of the unknown soldier, beneath the shelter of the arch, which is surrounded by green lawns, fountains and water bodies - an evergreen picnic zone in the heart of central Delhi.. Birla Mandir Laxmi Narayan Temple: It was built by the industrialist Raja Baldev Birla in 1938. The temple is an important prayer centre and contains idols of several deities. Interestingly, Mahatma Gandhi, who inaugurated the temple, was also a regular visitor to it. Bahai Temple: This aesthetically designed monument, commonly known as the Lotus Temple, because the white marble structure is built to in the shape of a lotus, set amidst, lakes and green lawns. It is a serene house of meditation, within which there are no idols and total silence prevails, so all can meditate in complete peace. Overnight at hotel –
DAY 03:DELHI/JAIPUR(DRIVE:260KMS/06 HRS) : In morning drive to Jaipur . Enroute visit FATEHPUR SIKIRI . On arrival Jaipur checkin at hotel. Afternoon visit City Palace , Hawa Mahal & Jantar Mantar . Hawa Mahal is one of the most common and popular tourist attractions in Jaipur. Hawa Mahal was basically used as a veil by the royal women folk to watch the proceedings on the road below. Today it is the one of most visited monuments in Jaipur. The City Palace is another beautiful landmark that was built by Kachchwah Rajput rulers of Jaipur. The City Palace is a classic example of Mughal and Rajput architecture. A part of the palace today is museum that houses a collection of rare manuscripts, weapons, Mughal carpets and costumes, and Mughal and Rajasthani miniatures. Jantar Mantar makes another wonderful sight to visit. Built in 1718 by Sawai Jai Singh, Jantar Mantar Observatory is one of the five observatories that were built by the king. The observatory was built to study the movement of stars. The observatory is built in stone and marble. Built on the hilltop outside Jaipur.. Overnight at hotel
DAY 04: JAIPUR/BIKANER(DRIVE:320KMS/06HRS): In morning drive to BIKANER .On arrival checkin at hotel. Rest of day is free for personal activities.Overnight at hotel
DAY 05 : IN
BIKANER : Bikaner is a wonderful medieval city of Rajasthan,
still retaining its medieval grandeur and charm. Bikaner is
known for its strong fortification, encompassed by a 7 km long
wall with five gates to enter. Situated in the vast Thar Desert,
Bikaner is famous for its magnificent fort, palaces, temples,
exotic sand dunes, exciting camel safaris, and a unique culture
that never fails to mesmerize its visitors. Bikaner is also
famous for its colorful fairs and festivals. Junagarh Fort:
One of the most formidable forts of India, Junagarh Fort has
never been conquered by its enemies. Built in 1593 AD by Raja
Rai Singh, the most able and trusted generals of Akbar, Junagarh
Fort is constructed on the plains, contrary to other forts of
Rajasthan, normally built on hilltops. A massive structure
encircled by a moat, it houses many beautiful palaces like Anup
Mahal, Ganga Niwas and Rang Mahal or palace of pleasure.
Lalgadh Palace: Built between 1902-1926 by Maharaja Ganga Singh, Lalgadh Palace is a beautiful red palace, displaying a perfect blend of Rajput and European architectural style. Designed by Sir Swinton Jacob, a British architect, the palace has several grand halls, lounges, cupolas and pavilions with overhanging balconies and latticework. Now a luxury 5-star heritage hotel, it also houses the Shri Sadul Museum, displaying well-preserved photographs of the erstwhile maharajas, their personal belongings, wildlife trophies, and a carriage from the maharaja'sroyaltrain. Bhandeshwar and Sandeshwar Jain Temples: Located on the outskirts of Bikaner, these 14th century temples are major tourist attraction in Bikaner. Dedicated to 23rd Jain tirthankar, Parsvanath, these temples are famous for their mirror work and the gold leaf paintings. Camel Breeding Farms: Located just 8 km from the city, the Camel Breeding Farm is the largest and only of its kind in Asia. These farms produce the fastest riding camels in the world. Visitors can also enjoy a camel ride or a cup of camel's milk at the farms. Overnight at hotel :
DAY 07 :BIKANER/JAISALMER(DRIVE:333KMS/08 HRS) : In morning drive to JAISALMER .On arrival check-in at hotel. rest of day is free for personal Activities.Overnight at hotel.
DAY 08: IN JAISALMER:
Jaisalmer, the Golden City of India,
is one of the most alluring tourist destinations in Rajasthan,
India. Jaisalmer is famous for its magnificent forts, enchanting
palaces, havelis (mansions) and centuries old houses.
Jaisalmer is also known for its exotic sand dunes and exciting
camel safaris. Jaisalmer has a number of exciting tourist
attractions showcasing the royal grandeur of the bygone era. The
major tourist attractions in Jaisalmer include the Jaisalmer
Fort, Patwon-ki-haveli, Nathmalji-ki-haveli, Salim-Singh-
ki-haveli, Tazia tower, Bar Bagh and the beautiful Gadsisar
Lake. Its exquisite handicrafts and colorful festivals are other
major tourist attractions.
Jaisalmer Fort: The 12th century Jaisalmer Fort is one of the most formidable forts in Rajasthan, India. Perched on Trikuta hill, Jaisalmer Fort is a 250 ft tall and massive fort surrounded by a 30 ft high sandstone wall with 99 bastions, offering a spectacular sight to visitors. The Fort also houses a Jain Temple. Jaisalmer Havelis: Once the residence of wealthy merchants, the havelis (mansions) of Jaisalmer are famous for their artistic designs and decorations. Their exclusive cutwork, yellow and red stone treatment, and the bracket-shaped decoration of peacocks, never fail to mesmerize the visitors. The Patwon-ki-Haveli, Salim-Singh-ki-Haveli and Nathmalji-ki-Haveli are major tourist attractions in Jaisalmer.Gadsisar Sagar Lake: A famous picnic spot in the sandy city, Gadsisar Sagar Lake is among the most beautiful tourist attractions in Jaisalmer. It attracts hundreds of migratory birds during the winter season. Bara Bagh: Located on the bank of Gadsisar Sagar Lake, Bara Bagh is an oasis in the desert. The lush green garden provides much-needed relief to the local people. Overnight at hotel :
DAY 09: JAISALMER/JODHPUR(DRIVE :280 KMS/06HRS) : In morning drive to Jodhpur .On arrival Check-in hotel .Overnight at hotel
DAY 10: IN JODHPUR : After- breakfast city tour of Jodhpur.MEHRANGARHFORT Situated atop a rugged 150-meter high sandstone hill, the intimidating Mehrangarh Fort looks down on opal Jodhpur like a military sentinel on guard.The average height of the entire Mehrangarh Fort is about 125 meters. At certain places the thickness of the outer wall is about 17 meters in width.Palatial mansions like the Moti Mahal, Sheesh Mahal, Maan Vilas, Daulat Khana, Sileh Khana, Sukh Mahal and Phool Mahal are located all over the Mehrangarh premises. These palaces are interspersed with massive hallways, pillared rooms, shrines and ornamental courtyards.UMED BHAWAN :Sprawled over a whopping 26 acres on the beatific Chittar hills in Jodhpur, the enchanting Umaid Bhawan Palace was constructed by Maharaja Umed Singhji. The fact that it took 16 years to complete the construction of this mammoth structure adds a romantic appeal to this lavishly carved royal abode, a part of which has been converted into a heritage hotel.The massive Umaid Bhawan Palace in Jodhpur has been divided into 3 main sections, the heritage hotel, royal abode and the museum. Tour the Umaid Bhawan Palace museum and see for yourself the glamorous antiques on display. Royal swords, regal costumes, brightly painted miniatures and other objects d' art enthrall you on your Umaid Bhawan Palace tours with Rajasthan holiday.Be enchanted with the Rathore Coat of Arms carved atop the main entrance to the Umaid Bhawan Palace and be completely enamored with the vast green lawns and ornamental garden décor that compliments the architectural beauty of the grand Umaid Bhawan Palace in Jodhpur, Rajasthan, India. Overnight at hotel
DAY 11: JODHPUR/RANAKPUR(DRIVE:190KMS/04HRS):
In morning drive Ranakpur.On arrival check-in at hotel .
Afternoon Visit The Chaturmukh Jain Temple
This temple, which is also known as the 'Four Faced' temple, is dedicated to the venerated Tirthankara Rishabhji. The Chaturmukhi Jain temple sprawls over an area of 48,000 sq. feet and is open on all four sides. The complex comprises of 29 halls and 1,444 intricately carved pillars. One of the most famous temples in Ranakpur, this beautiful temple is a must visit site if you travel toRanakpur.Desuri:Desuri is famous for its three Jain temples dedicated to Lord Shiva, Lord Hanuman and Navi Mata. Other attractions located in this picturesque site include an old mosque, which is also worth a visit.
ParshvanathTempleThe marble temple of Parshvanath is also known as the 'Patriyon ka Mandir'. The temple, which is famous for its black stone image of the Jain saint Parsvanath was built in the mid 15th century. Surrounded by high hills, this beautiful temple is also famous for its pierced stone windows with ornamental designs. Besides, there are many other beautiful temples and places you can visit when you travel to Ranakpur, which can be an amazing experience.
Ghanerao : Ghanerao a
bounds in Jain and Hindu temples of Gajanand with a life-size
statue of the goddesses Ridhi and Sidhi the statue is guarded by
Hamnuman and Bhairon on either on side.
Narlai (6km) : The temple of Adinath is an anicient one. The outer mandap of the temple has beautiful mural painting on its celling which still retain their original splendour. Overnight at hotel
DAY 12: RANAKPUR/KUMBHALGARH(DRIVE:48KMS/01HRS) : In morning drive to Kumbhalgarh .On arrival check-in at hotel. Afternoon visit Kumbhalgarh fort . This fort was built in 15th century, by Rana Kumbha of Mewar .fortress on a 3,500 feet (1,100 meters) high hill overlooking the approaches from Ajmer and Marwar. Today, precisely because it is within easy reach of Udaipur, Jodhpur, Ajmer, and Pushkar-yet off the well trodden tourist routes-Kumbhalgarh is an attractive destination.There ‘s also a big wildlife sanctuary here known for its wolves.Overnight at hotel
DAY 13: KUMBHALGARH/UDAIPUR(DRIVE:90KMS02HRS): : In morning drive to Udaipur .. On arrival checkin hotel . Udaipur is known as the city of lakes and is also one of the most romantic cities in Rajasthan. The beautiful gardens , marble palaces and lakes make Udaipur look like the mirage in the desert. Udaipur is also called - Jewel of Mewar - as it was ruled by the Sisodia dynasty for a consecutive duration of 1200 years. There are many tourist attractions in Udaipur that make your journey quite memorable in every sense. In morning city tour . Lake Pichola - Hills, temples, palaces, bathing ghats and embankments, surround this picturesque lake built by Maharajah Udai Singh. The two breathtaking palaces - Jag Mandir and Jag Niwas (Lake Palace) - also standamidstthislake. » City Palace - The City Palace on the banks of the Lake Pichola is a collection of rooms, corridors, terraces, pavilions, hanging gardens and courtyards. The City Palace of Udaipur built in 1559 is a must-visit for all tourists to Udaipur. It offers a panoramic view of the "Jag Niwas" (Now the Lake palace hotel) and the "Jag Mandir". The Mor-Chowk (Peacock courtyard) and the Chini Chitrashala are the most noteworthy features of City Palace with a series of wall paintings of Krishna. Jagdish Temple - Built in 1651 by Maharaja Jagat Singh, this temple is dedicated to Lord Vishnu and is located in the centre of the old city. The temple has a black marble image of Lord Vishnu, which is unusual for the northern part of the country, where Stuesof Godsarenormallyinmarble.» Sahelion Ki Bari - The "garden of the maids of honour", Sahelion-ki-Bari was designed and laid out early in the eighteenth century as a retreat for ladies of the royal household to spend their time in leisure. The lotus pool, fountains, lawns, flowerbeds, and marble pavilions all combine to make it a captivating place. Overnight at hotel :
DAY 14: UDAIPUR/CHITTORGARH(
Drive: 113kms/02hrs): In
morning drive to Chittorgarh .On arrival Check-in at hotel.
The sprawling hilltop fort of chittorgarh epitomizes the
whole romantic,doomed ideal of Rajput Chivalry. The town of
Chittorgarh still echoes with the stories of valor, chivalry and
sacrifice of its past heroes. This historic town that is spread
over a 7- mile long hill has been one of the most fiercely
contested seats of power in Indian history..
Alauddin Khilji was the first to attack Chittorgarh in 1303 A.D. Legend has it that he was captivated by the beauty of the then queen Padmini and was overcome by an overwhelming desire to possess her. But the noble queen chose death over dishonor and committed Jauhar along with other women. Bahadur Shah led a second attack on Chittorgarh in 1533 A.D. immediately followed by Emperor Akbar who reduced the town to rubble. But the spirit of bravery and sacrifice shown by the valiant people of Chittorgarh on each occasion still reverberates among the ruins..
Chittorgarh Fort is the most famous tourist attraction of Chittorgarh. This impressive structure is a silent reminder of the glorious past of Chittorgarh. Covering an impressive area of 700 acres this fort was built by the Mauryas in the 7th century. Even though most of it is in ruins, the fort still manages to capture the imagination of anyone who visits it. The exquisitely carved chattris and the impressive main gate (Suraj Pol) are classic examples of Rajput architeture.
The Vijay Stambh or The Victory Tower was built by Rana Kumbha to mark his victory over Mahmud Khilji, the ruler of Malwa in 1440. The 37 m high structure with 9 storeys is richly decorated with sculptures of Hindu deities and is one of the most interesting places you can visit when you travel to Chittorgarh
Rana Kumbha's PalaceThis ruined edifice is the biggest monument inside the Chittorgarh Fort. The palace is supposed to have underground cellars where Rani Padmini and her women committed Jauhar to escape dishonor. Overnight at hotel
DAY 15:CHITTIORGARH/PUSHKAR(DRIVE:180KMS/03HRS): In morning drive for same day excursion for Pushkar . Located just 11 km from Ajmer, Pushkar is a sacred little town in Rajasthan. Pushkar is famous for its scenic beauty and more than 400 temples. Pushkar has a number of exciting tourists attractions including the famous Pushkar Lake and Brahma Temple. The annual Pushkar Fair held every year in Oct-Nov is another major attraction for tourists. Pushkar Lake: One of the most sacred sites for Hindus, Pushkar Lake is the most famous tourist attraction in the holy town of Pushkar. It's a beautiful semi-circular lake with 52 lovely ghats surrounding it. According to beliefs, a dip in the Pushkar Lake on the auspicious occasion of Karthik Poornima brings salvationtodevotees. Brahma Temple: It's the only temple dedicated to Lord Brahma, the creator of the universe according to Hindu mythology, in all over India. The beautiful marble temple is famous for its four-headed idol of lord Brahma. It's decorated with silver coins and a silver turtle on its black and whitechequeredfloor. Savitri Temple: Dedicated to goddess Savitri, the first wife of Lord Brahma, it's the second most important temple in Pushkar. Located just behind the Brahma Temple on a hilltop, it provides a panoramic view of the scenic Pushkar Lake and exotic sand dunes nearby Rangji or Rangnath Temple: Rangji Temple is known for its gracious south Indian style of architecture. The temple houses a huge image of Lord Vishnu. It has a high rising 'Gopuram' (large gate) and Garuda pillars studded with a mythical bird styledingold.Varah Temple: One of the most sacred temples in Pushkar, Varah Temple is dedicated to Lord Vishnu. It has an image of Vishnu in the incarnation of wild boar. According to a legend, Lord Vishnu visited the earth in the incarnation of a Varah (Wild boar) to kill an atrocious demon Hirnayaksh. Over Night at hotel
DAY 16:PUSHKAR/AGRA(DRIVE:300KMS/06HRS) : In morning drive to Agra. On arrival Check-in at hotel Afternoon visit 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. Also visit 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. Afternoon visit 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. Also visit 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 Overnight at hotel
DAY 18 :AGRA/DELHI(DRIVE:210KMS/04HRS) : In morning drive to Delhi.On arrival check-in at hotel.Rest of day is free for personal activities.Overnight at hotel
DAY 19: DELHI/OUT: Transfer to international airport to board flight for onwards detonation .
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