Souvenir Rajasthan Tour
Itinerary:Delhi – Udaipur – Jodhpur – Jaisalmer – Bikaner – Jaipur – Agra – Jhansi -Orchha – Khajuraho – Varanasi – Delhi
Duration:18 Nights / 19 Days
Day 01 Arrive Delhi
Day first will be arrivel of Delhi, our tour executive will receive tourist at the airport and then transfer to hotel. First night stay will be in Delhi.
Day 02 Delhi
After breakfast checkout from hotel and proceed for sightseeing tour of Old Delhi & New Delhi.
OLD DELHI– A sight-seeing tour of Old Delhi would entail visiting: Red Fort – The red sandstone walls of Lal Qila, the Red Fort, extend for two km and vary in height from 18 metres. Jama Masjid – Jama Masjid The splendid mosque built by Muhammad Ali Shah in the typical Mughal style with two minarets and three domes.
Raj Ghat – the memorial site where Mahatma Gandhi was cremated.
NEW DELHI– An extensive sight-seeing tour of New Delhi would include a visit: Humayun’s Tomb. Rajpath, past the imposing India Gate, Parliament House, the President’s Residence, Lotus Temple and would end with a drive through the Diplomatic Enclave. Night stay in Delhi.
Day 03 Delhi – Udaipur (By flight)
After breakfast transfer to airport to board the flight to Udaipur. Arrive Udaipur, meet assist at the airport & transfer to hotel. Evening free at leisure. Night stay in Udaipur.
Day 04 Udaipur
Breakfast in Hotel, after breakfast proceed for sightseeing tour of Udaipur. It is called the “Venice of the East”. Maharana Udai Singh founded the city in 1568.Udaipur is full of palaces, temples and havelis, ranging from the modest to the extravagant. Visit the City Palace.
Afternoon motor launch cruise on the placid waters of Lake Pichola. From the boat you will be able to view the city of Udaipur as it rises majestically above the lake in the middle of the Rajasthan desert. Also visit the Jag Mandir Palace – the other lovely island palace in the middle of the lake.Overnight in Udaipur.
Day 05 Udaipur – Jodhpur (By road)
After breakfast drive to Jodhpur. On arrival transfer to hotel. Night stay in Jodhpur.
Day 06 Jodhpur (By road)
Breakfast in Hotel, after breakfast proceed for sightseeing tour of Jodhpur visiting The Mehrangarh Fort, The Jaswant Thada and The famous Sardar market. Night stay in Jodhpur.
Day 07 Jodhpur – Jaisalmer (By road)
Morning drive to Jaisalmer, on arrival transfer to hotel. Evening free at leisure. Night stay in Jaisalmer.
Day 08 Jaisalmer
Breakfast in Hotel, after breakfast proceed for full Day sight seeing of Jaisalmer Visiting Jaiselmer Fort Museum & the famous Jain Temple. (Nightstay in Jaisalmer.)
Day 09 Jaisalmer – Bikaner (By road)
Morning drive to Bikaner. On arrival transfer to the hotel. Later city sight seeing tour. Bikaner is named after its founder Rao Bikaji in 1488. But long before this, the city was trade center on the caravan routes from Africa and West Asia.Also visit Lallgarh Palace, Bhanda Sagar Jain and Deshnoke Rat temple. Night stay in Bikaner.
Day 10 Bikaner – Jaipur (By road)
Morning drive to Jaipur, on arrival transfer to the hotel. Evening at leisure . Night stay in Jaipur.
Day 11 Jaipur
Breakfast in the hotel, after breakfast proceed for sightseeing to Amber Fort, City Palace, Jantar Mantar. The Amber Fort – set in picturesque and rugged hills is a fascinating blend of Mughal Architecture. Amber Fort is the classic and romantic fort palace with a magnificent aura. The City Palace is a blend of Mughal and Rajasthani architecture and the royal family still lives in a part of the Palace. (Night stay in Jaipur).
Day 12 Jaipur – Agra
After a leisurely breakfast drive to Agra enroute visiting Fatehpur Sikri, the deserted red Sandstone City, Emperor Akbar built that. On arrival transfer to hotel. Evening free at leisure. Night stay in Agra.
Day 13 Agra
Breakfast in the hotel, after breakfast sightseeing tour of Agra: TAJ MAHAL-A white marble Tomb building 1631 – 1648 in Agra, seat of the Mughal Empire by Shah Jahan for his wife, Arjuman Banu Begum.
AGRA FORT– Fort built in red sandstone with its magnificent palaces, halls of public and private audience and the beautiful gardens. This is where Emperor Shah Jahan was kept under house arrest by his third son Aurangzeb and spent the last year of his life viewing the Taj Mahal from across the river Jamuna(Night stay in Agra).
Day 14 Agra – Jhansi (By train) Jhansi – Orchha (By Road)
After a leisurely breakfast transfer to railway station to board the train to Jhansi , Arrive Jhansi & drive to Orchha & transfer to hotel. Later tour of this historical site with magnificient temples and monuments. Night stay in Orchha.
Day 15 Orchha – Khajuraho (By surface)
After breakfast drive to Khajuraho Khajuraho- Right through the Mughal invasion and the early British forays into India, Khajuraho temples in India remained unknown. Rediscovered in this century, they are fine reminders of India’s glorious past. Arrive Khajuraho and transfer to hotel. Evening at leisure. Night stay in Khajuraho.
Day 16 Khajuraho
After breakfast explore Khajuraho city, the temples are grouped into three geographical divisions: western, eastern and southern.
Western Group These groups of Khajuraho temples are entirely Hindu, and constitute some of the finest examples of Chandela art at its peak. Eastern Group This group of Khajuraho tempels comprises of two historic Jain temples & the Adinath Temple lavishly embellished with sculpted figures, and the Parsvanath Temple, the largest Jain temple, sculpted with charming detail. Southern Group This group has two impressive Khajuraho temples, mainly belonging to the 12th century – the Chaturbhuja Temple, with a massive, carved image of Vishnu, and the Duladeo Temple, one of the last temples of the Chandela era, dedicated to Lord Shiva. (Night stay in Khajuraho).
Day 17 Khajuraho – Varanasi (By flight Dep 1330 Arr 1410)
After leisurely breakfast transfer to airport to board the flight for Varanasi-said to be the India’s most sacred city situated on the western bank of the holy river Ganga. Arrive Varanasi and transfer to hotel. Evening view & Aarti & ceremony on the Ghats. Night stay in Varanasi.
Day 18 Varanasi
Morning boat cruise at the river Ganges to observe the way of life of pilgrims by the Ghats. Later excursion to Sarnath, 10kms. East of Varanasi, is one of the Buddhism’s major centers of India. Today Sarnath is considered as one of the richest place to have antiques since the Ashoka period to the 12th century. later back to Varanasi. Night stay in Varanasi.
Day 19 Varanasi – Delhi (By flight)
After breakfast, transfer to airport for flight to Delhi. Arrive Delhi & transfer to International Airport to board the flight for onward journey or way back home.