VALIDITY: 01-OCT 2015 TO 31-MAR 2016
Itinerary Route: Delhi - Agra - Jaipur - Jojawar - Udaipur - Jodhpur – Jaisalmer - Bikaner – Mandawa
HOTELS AND ACCOMODATIONS
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- Meeting & Assistance upon arrival.
- Accommodation on twin sharing room Basis at listed hotels or equivalent
- Daily Buffet Breakfast only
- Air Conditioned Vehicle at disposal as per the itinerary
- Driver allowances, Petrol/Gas cost, Toll Tax, Parking and Vehicle Insurance
- Elephant Ride for ascending Amer Fort, Jaipur (Elephant Subject to availability)
- Boat Ride at Lake Pichola, Udaipur (subject to water level)
- Camel Safari at Sam Sand Dunes, Jaisalmer
- Sightseeing as per package details.
- German/English Speaking Spot Guide
- All applicable taxes
- Meals other than those specified as per itinerary
- Entrance Fees and Guides (guide service not included with 01 Pax Cost)
- Camera fee & Travel Insurance
- Personal Expenses such as Laundry, Telephone Calls, Tips & Gratuity, Mineral Water, Soft & Hard Drinks, Rafting, Rock Climbing, Paragliding, Joy Ride (Toy Train), Porterage.
- Any cost arising due to natural calamities like, landslides, road blockage, political disturbances, etc which is not our control (to be borne by the client, Which is directly payable on the spot)
- Any increase in taxes or fuel price, leading to increase in cost on surface transportation and Land arrangements, which may come into effect prior to departure.
- International / Domestic flight tickets.
- All other than those listed in above inclusion
- in movement due to special occasions/ festivities/ long weekends
It is not mandatory to pay extra to travel so our guaranteed departure tour are designed for shared accommodation and do not involve a single supplement. Most tours are based on customers sharing twin-bedded rooms. If you book as an individual, you will be roomed with someone of the same gender. However, we offer the opportunity to pay a supplement to pre-book a single room.
DETAILED TOUR PROGRAM:
DAY 01: ARRIVE DELHI
Arrive and check into hotel. Overnight stay in Delhi.
DAY 02: DELHI: FULL DAY SIGHTSEEINGS
Morning proceed for full day sightseeing of Old and New Delhi visiting Red Fort, Rajghat, afternoon New Delhi where you visit Qutub Minar, Lotus Temple - this distinctive lotus shaped marvel in Marble is a symbol peace, then drive past India Gate (the war memorial) and Presidents House (From outside) and Parliament, returned to hotel and overnight stay.
DAY 03: DELHI – AGRA (DRIVE-APPROX-03½HRS)
Drive to Agra, afternoon afternoon visit Taj Mahal (Taj Mahal Closed on Fridays), perhaps the most photographed monument in the world, then visit Agra Fort, this massive building inside reflecting an interesting synthesis of Hindu and Central Asian architectural style built by Emperor Akbar, rest of day free for own activities and overnight stay.
DAY 04: AGRA – FATEHPUR SIKRI – JAIPUR (DRIVE-APPROX-05HRS)
Morning drive to Jaipur enroute visit of Fatehpur Sikri, a city built in red sandstone by Emperor Akbar to commemorate the birth of his son. Later drive to the Rajasthan’s capital city Jaipur. Upon arrival check in to the hotel and Overnight Stay
DAY 05: JAIPUR: FULL DAY EXCURSIONS & SIGHTSEEINGS
Early Morning proceed for cycling adventure meander through the narrow streets, past glorious monuments and palaces of Jaipur. Stunning landscape covering palaces, lakes, mountains and small rural hamlets, local streets. Return back to hotel for breakfast.
Morning excursion to Amber is the classic romantic Rajasthan Fort-Palace, For an experience that's truly royal, visitors can reach the fort through snaking pathways on elephant back. Afternoon after lunch visit Hawa Mahal is the best-known landmark of Jaipur. Overnight stay in Jaipur.
DAY 06: JAIPUR – JOJAWAR (6 h)
Morning drive to Heritage Palace at Jojawar and enjoy Board a small train, and enjoy a safari with the local villagers through the picturesque Aravali mountains. Later walk around the village where you get chance to interact with local tribals. Overnight stay in Jojawar.
DAY 07: JOJAWAR- UDAIPUR (DRIVE-APPROX-04 HRS)
Breakfast at Hotel after drive to Udaipur, check-in at Hotel (Udaipur is in the central part of the fascinating region of Mewar. The royal past is reflected in the rich ornaments on the doors of the houses in the old town. Overnight stay in Udaipur.
DAY 08: UDAIPUR: FULL DAY SIGHT SEEING
Later visit City Palace museum, enjoy a Pichola Lake boat ride to experience stunning view of the city and palaces, and a visit to the Jagdish Temple.
DAY 09: UDAIPUR – RANAKPUR – JODHPUR (DRIVE-APPROX-06HRS)
Morning after breakfast drive to Jodhpur enroute visiting Ranakpur Jain Temple built in the 15th century. Later drive to Jodhpur and check in to the hotel. Afternoon visit Mehrangarh fortress, within the fort there are a large number of courtyards and palaces with a wonderful collection of folk instruments, tusks of elephants, paintings, furniture and royal costumes. Following we visit Jaswant Thada, the marble memorial of Maharajah Jaswant Singh II, overnight stay at hotel
DAY 10: JODHPUR – JAISALMER (DRIVE-APPROX-06HRS)
Breakfast at hotel, morning drive to the golden city of Jaisalmer, The magnificent wood- and stone-carved mansions and buildings display the love of the Rajputs towards the fine arts. Bhatti Rajput Rawal Jaisal founded the city Jaisalmer in 1156. The history of Jaisalmer also reveals the courage and determination of the Rajputs. The city used to be a major trade center as it was the trade route of the western countries to India. On arrival check-in and overnight stay in Jaisalmer.
DAY 11: JAISALMER: FULL DAY SIGHTSEEINGS
After breakfast wander through the lanes of the walled city and inside the fort. Houses, temples, and havelis are very different from what you would find in other regions of Rajasthan. In the late afternoon take a trip to the Sand Dunes, where the sunset on the back of a Optional Camel Safari Experience & overnight stay
DAY 12: JAISALMER – BIKANER (DRIVE-APPROX-06½HRS)
Early Morning drive to Bikaner, on arrival check in into the Hotel, Visit of Bikaner Fort and Camel Breeding Farm (best timing; 3PM to 05PM), Overnight at Hotel
DAY 13: BIKANER – MANDAWA (DRIVE-APPROX-04HRS)
Breakfast at Hotel, Excursion Deshnok Temple (Rat Temple) - Returned to Hotel and Drive to the open-air art gallery of Rajasthan: the Shekawati region, you arrive at noon and check-in to hotel, Mandawa is a small town in the heart of Shekawati region, The place is known not only for its Havelis but also for its Fort Palace. Then visit Havelis of Indian businessmen whose walls is richly decorated with high quality frescoes. Overnight stay
DAY 14: MANDAWA – DELHI – DEPART (DRIVE-APPROX-06HRS)
Morning drive to Delhi airport for onward flight. If you are interested continue your trip to Gems of South India.
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