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Unique Experiences:
Experience the magic of Rajasthan - the land of Rajput kings, fairy tales, forts and royal palaces
Immerse yourself in the royal history and culture of India whilst staying in desert camps, riding camels and taking in cultural dances.
Catch a glimpse of that magnificent Taj Mahal – one of the Seven Wonders of the World
Trip Length: 9 Day(s) 8 Night(s)
Physical Rate: 1/5
Age Policy: Adults: 12 to 99 years of age
Children: 3 to 11 years of age
Infants: 0 to 2 years of age
How to get here:
Meet your driver in the lobby of your Delhi Hotel at 08:30.
Included in Price:
Accommodations: 2 Nights at Amer City Heritage in Standard Room, 1 Night at Harasar Haveli in Standard Room, 1 Night at Camp at Khuri in Standard Room, 1 Night at Imperial Jaisalmer in Standard Room, 2 Nights at Shree Mohan Villas in Standard Room, 1 Night at Green Park in Standard Room and 1 Night at Amar Yatri Niwas in Standard Room
Transportation: Delhi to Jaipur (day 1), Jaipur to Bikaner (day 3), Bikaner to Jaisalmer (day 4), Jaisalmer to Jodhpur (day 6), Jodhpur to Piushkar (day 8), Pushkar to Agra (day 9) and Agra to Delhi by Private Car or Van
Miscellaneous: Private Chauffeur with speaking limited English from day 1 to 10
Excluded from Price:
Travel Insurance (Compulsory)
Tips & Gratuities
All entrance fees (to be paid locally)

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Itinerary

Day 1: Delhi to Jaipur (Driving time: 5-6 hours approx.)

Today, you will start your trip from Go beyond Service Centre at 10:00 am and drive to Jaipur. Arrive in Jaipur and transferred to hotel. The rest of the day is at your leisure. If time permits you may visit Birla Temple.

Transportation: Delhi Hotel to Jaipur Hotel by Private Car or Van
Accommodation: Amer City Heritage in Standard Room (or similar)


Day 2: Jaipur

Today you have a guided tour in Jaipur includes a visit to the Amber Fort, Hawa Mahal, City Palace, Jaigarh Fort, and Jantar-Mantar (a scientific observatory). The picturesque capital of Rajasthan, Jaipur is color-washed pink – the color of hospitality in Rajput tradition. Built in 1772 by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh II, Jaipur displays a remarkable harmony in architectural splendor. The only planned city of its time, a formidable wall encircles Jaipur.

Accommodation: Amer City Heritage in Standard Room (or similar)

Day 3: Jaipur to Bikaner (Driving time: 5 hours approx.)

Today, you have a long drive to Bikaner. You may start early in the day to be able to reach the village of Deshnoke and visit the Karni Mata Temple (world-famous Rat temple). Time permitting; we visit the Camel-breeding farm. Bikaner retains the medieval splendor that pervades the city’s lifestyle. More popularly called ‘camel country’, the city is renowned for the best riding camels in the world.

Transportation: Jaipur Hotel to Bikaner Hotel by Private Car or Van
Accommodation: Harasar Haveli in Standard Room (or similar)


Day 4: Bikaner to Jaisalmer (Driving time: 4-5 hours approx.)

Early in the morning we visit the Junagadh Fort, followed up by a long drive to Jaisalmer. A visit to Jaisalmer is incomplete without a ride on a camel and of course, the view of the city during sunset. You will be driven to the desert and enjoy a camel ride in the sand dunes and watch the sun slowly disappearing in the sand during sunset. We follow this with local dance performances and dinner.

Transportation: Bikaner Hotel to Jaisalmer Hotel by Private Car or Van
Accommodation: Camp at Khuri in Standard Room (or similar)


Day 5: Jaisalmer

Drive from the campsite to the city and check in to your hotel. Rising from the heart of the Thar Desert is the city of Jaisalmer. A commanding fort etched in yellow sandstone dominates the amber-hued city. The life within the citadel conjures up images of medieval life with its narrow lanes strewn with magnificent palaces, Havelis, temples, skilled artisans and ubiquitous camels.

Accommodation: Imperial Jaisalmer in Standard Room (or similar)

Day 6: Jaisalmer to Jodhpur (Driving time: 4 hours approx.)

Today after breakfast, you will have a half days drive to Jodhpur. Arrive in Jodhpur and rest of the day is at your leisure.

Transportation: Jaisalmer Hotel to Jodhpur Hotel by Private Car or Van
Accommodation: Shree Mohan Villas in Standard Room (or similar)


Day 7: Jodhpur

Today after breakfast, you will go around for the sightseeing in Jodhpur includes a visit to the Umaid Bhawan Palace, Jaswant Thada, Mehrangarh Fort and an excursion to the Mandore Gardens. The massive 15th century Mehrangarh Fort looms on the tops of a rocky hill. A major trade center of the 16th century AD, the fortress city of Jodhpur is now the second-largest city of Rajasthan. While the graceful palaces, forts and temples strewn throughout the city bring alive the historic grandeur - exquisite handicrafts, folk dances, music and the brightly attired people lend a romantic aura to the city. It was here that the popularly worn baggy – tight, horse-riding trousers – ‘Jodhpurs’ took their name.

Accommodation: Shree Mohan Villas in Standard Room (or similar)

Day 8: Jodhpur to Pushkar (Driving time: 4 hours approx.)

Today you will drive from Jodhpur to Pushkar which you can explore on your own. Pushkar lies along the bank of the picturesque Pushkar lake on the edge of the desert,  surrounded by hills.

Transportation: Jodhpur Hotel to Pushkar Hotel by Private Car or Van
Accommodation: Green Park in Standard Room (or similar)


Day 9: Pushkar to Agra (Driving time: 5 - 6 hours)

Today after breakfast you will drive from Pushkar to Agra, enroute visit Fatehpur Sikri. Once the capital of the mighty Mughals, this is now a bustling small market catering to the tourists. Later drive to Agra and check in to your hotel.

Transportation: Pushkar Hotel to Agra Hotel by Private Car or Van
Accommodation: Amar Yatri Niwas in Standard Room (or similar)


Day 10: Agra to Delhi (Driving time: 4-5 hours approx.)

In the early morning, you will visit the Taj Mahal for a sunrise view. Historic Agrabana, legendary city of the ancients, is today remembered as the capital of the Mughals and famed all over the world as the City of Taj Mahal, one of the Seven Wonders of the World. Not far away is Fatehpur Sikri, a ghost city today. After breakfast we visit the Agra fort, Itmad-ud-daulah’s tomb & Sikandra in Agra. After lunch, proceed for the drive to Delhi.

Transportation: Agra Hotel to Delhi Hotel by Private Car or Van

Notice: The Taj Mahal is closed every Friday, the Muslim day of rest. If your trip begins on Thursday then it will be in reverse order. Thus, you will see the Taj sun set view on the first day of your trip. The massive monument Taj Mahal stands like a beautiful lady on the bank of river Yamuna in Agra. The beauty of Taj needs regular attention from the care takers, to keep it looking young, fresh and charming as always. This includes some beauty treatments and mud packs like some do face packs in beauty saloons. Taj is currently going under beautification, which may last until 2018 or beyond. So when you visit Agra chances are that some part of Taj is covered with a mud pack etc., this to cleanse the outer marble and keep it glowing as always.

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