Historic Tour of Rajasthan covers all the historically important destinations of Rajasthan, Agra and Delhi.
Rajasthan Historic Tour
Destination: Delhi - Nawalgarh - Bikaner - Jaisalmer - Daspan - Mt. Abu - Dungarpur - Udaipur - Jodhpur - Pushkar - Jaipur - Bharatpur - Agra
Duration: 17 Days/ 16 Nights
Day 01: Delhi - Nawalgarh
As soon as you arrive at Delhi airport, you will be welcomed in a traditional Indian manner by our representatives. You'll be driven straight away to Nawalgarh in Rajasthan. Our representatives will help you check in at a heritage property, Roop Niwas Palace. The palace is a charming blend of European and Rajput style of architecture with lovely gardens and spacious lawns. Post lunch, you'll be taken on a tour of a few of numerous havelis and temples in the city. You'll stay overnight at the hotel.
Day 02: Nawalgarh - Bikaner
The next destination will be Bikaner where you will be accommodated at a palace hotel. In the evening, you will be taken to the museum where you can explore the traditional Indian art and culture, along with the traditional Rajput weaponry. Further, you will visit the City Palace which is unique in architecture. The walls and ceiling of the palace are covered with traditional Rajasthani patterns and paintings, lending the place an imperial and royal touch, even decades later.
Day 03: Bikaner - Jaisalmer
You'll be driven to Jaisalmer, which is 330 kms from Bikaner, where you'll be accommodated at a palace hotel. You will be taken on a guided tour of the palace later during the day. During evening, you can leisure around or enjoy indoor recreational activities offered by the hotel. The heritage hotel is ornate with art and paintings dating centuries old, so you can also spend the evening gazing at the beautiful piece of art and craft.
Day 04: Jaisalmer
After breakfast at the hotel, you'll be taken on a camel ride near a place called Sam. Sam is one of the remote but picturesque spots in Rajasthan. You can enjoy the tranquil atmosphere of the heritage hotel or can shop at the nearby flea market for souvenirs.
Day 05: Jaisalmer - Daspan
You will be driven to Daspan en route the city of Barmer which is famous for its natural landscapes. Reaching Daspan, you will be received by our representatives, who will help you check-in to Castle Durjan Niwas hotel, which is one of the finest heritage hotels in Rajasthan. Daspan is a major centre of wood carvings, embroidery and block printing. During evening, you can explore the virgin territory of Daspan and its neighboring villages. You'll stay overnight at the hotel in Daspan.
Day 06: Daspan - Mt. Abu
After the breakfast at the hotel, you will be taken on a bullock cart ride through the village, so that you can witness the ongoing life of a traditional Rajasthani village in an authentic way. Later during the day you will be driven to Mt. Abu, which is the only hill station in Rajasthan and a really popular tourist destination, because of its scenic beauty. You'll check-in to a hotel from where you will be taken to visit beautiful lake. You'll be staying at the hotel overnight.
Day 07: Mt. Abu
The seventh day of the tour is reserved for exploring the splendor and magnificence of Mt. Abu. You can visit beautiful cliffs and adore the scenic beauty of the landscapes. You will be visiting the Dilwara Jain temple, which is an architectural marvel in its own right. The carvings inside the temple showcase the epitome of human craftsmanship. Additionally, you would also be visiting the outstanding Choumakha Temple. You will be staying overnight at the hotel.
Day 08: Mt. Abu - Dungarpur
You will be driven to Dungarpur, where you will check-in to yet another magnificent heritage hotel, namely the Udai Bilas Lake Palace. You can enjoy the tranquil environment of Dungarpur, as it is a remote city and a scarcely populated one. During the day, you can enjoy the visit to Gaib Safar Lake, situated at a serene place with a backdrop of green hills. You will be accommodated at the hotel for overnight stay.
Day 09: Dungarpur
After the breakfast in the morning, you'll visit the Old Fort which is the major attraction of Dungarpur. Old Fort, which is now a museum, renders a beautiful view of the city. Despite it being nothing more than a heap of ruins and remains, the fort succeeds in exuding what a majestic fort it used to be. Later, during the day, you will be driven to Udaipur, which is popularly known as the Venice of East.
Day 10: Udaipur
Udaipur is a beautiful city with diverse weather and landscapes. There are a number of places worth visiting in Udaipur. Right from exquisite lakes, beautiful temples, blossoming gardens, fascinating forts and palaces, the list goes endless. In the evening, you will be taken on a sunset cruise on Lake Pichola. Savor the divine beauty and visual beauty of the place.
Day 11: Udaipur - Jodhpur
After having breakfast at the hotel you will be driven to the next destination Jodhpur en route Ranakpur, which is yet another beautiful city. Jodhpur is popularly known as the Sun City, because the weather in Jodhpur remains bright and sunny throughout the year. Another interesting fact about Jodhpur is that all the houses in Jodhpur are painted blue. You will stay in a hotel overnight
Day 12: Jodhpur - Pushkar
You will be driven to Pushkar, which is an important pilgrimage centre according to Hindu mythology. Along with being a pilgrimage place, Pushkar is a colorful place because of the temples, holy lake and adjacent bathing ghats, where one can se different Hindu religious rituals being performed. You'll be visiting the Brahma temple and the sacred Pushkar Lake. You'll be staying at a hotel overnight.
Day 13: Pushkar - Jaipur
After traditional Rajasthani breakfast at the hotel, you will be driven to your next destination the Pink City, Jaipur. Jaipur is considered as one of the most popular tourist destinations in India. Jaipur is called the Pink City because the buildings here are all colored pink, as pink, according to Rajput tradition, is the color related of hospitality.
Day 14: Jaipur
After the breakfast at the hotel, you will be visiting a number of popular places in Jaipur including the Amber Fort which once upon a time served as a capital of the city. After coming down from Amber Fort, you will be taken to Jaipur Observatory popularly known as Jantar Mantar. Later during the day, you can visit and shop at the flea markets.
Day 15: Jaipur - Bharatpur
The next destination after Jaipur is the Bharatpur Bird Sanctuary. You will be touring the bird sanctuary on a man-driven tricycle. Bharatpur bird sanctuary is one of the largest bird sanctuaries in Southeast Asia, which serves as a natural habitat for more than 380 species of resident and migratory birds.
Day 16: Bharatpur - Agra
After Bharatpur, you will be driven to the next destination that will be Agra. Home to one of the Seven Wonders of the World, Agra marks an important destination in the itinerary. Upon reaching the city, you would straight away be taken to the magnificent and ostentatious Taj Mahal. Savor each and every detailed excellence of the monument and the complex, for never has the world seen such an exotic manmade beauty. At the evening, you will be taken to the hotel where you will stay overnight.
Day 17: Agra - Delhi
After having breakfast at the hotel you will be driven to Delhi Airport. As soon as you reach Delhi Airport, our representatives will receive you and will help you in boarding flight to your respective destinations.