Royal Rajasthan Tour
|Duration||15 Nights / 16 Days|
|Destination Covered||Delhi - Neemrana - Jaipur - Luni - Ranakpur - Udaipur - Kumbhalgarh - Deogarh - Kota - Sawai Madhopur - Ranthambore National Park - Sawai Madhopur - Karauli - Agra - Delhi|
Day 01: Arrival in Delhi
A Naresh Taxi Tours representative will receive you at Delhi international airport and help you with reach your hotel. After the check-in procedures, you can rest at your hotel or kick start your tour with a visit to the Akshardham temple. A mix of history and architecture, this visit is a small piece in the fabric called Indian art.
Day 02: Tour of Delhi
After some overnight rest, we start your tour by visiting some places of historical and cultural importance in the capital city of the country. Delhi has seen rulers from different regions of the Asia and Europe and each reign has left an impression on this metropolis. Through these impressing structures, one can only imagine the opulence and political upsets the region has witnessed. Highlights of this tour are Rajghat, Humayun's Tomb, Jama Masjid, Lotus Temple, QutubMinar, India Gate and Red Fort.
Day 03: Delhi - Neemrana
Our first destination in Rajasthan is Neemrana. We travel to Neemrana after breakfast at our Delhi hotel and check-in at the Neemrana Fort - Palace Heritage Hotel. Once the abode of the royal family of this region, Neemrana Fort has now become a heritage hotel. Later in the day, we shall visit the town of Kesroli, reclining statue of Hanuman, hot water springs and a Buddhist Vihara, linked with great Indian epic of Mahabharata.
Day 04: Neemrana - Jaipur & Evening tour to Chokhi Dhani
After spending the night at the hotel, we travel to the Pink City of Jaipur. A few hours after check-in are reserved for some rest and rejuvenation. Today, you can catch a glimpse of the different colours of Rajasthan when we visit, Chokhi Dhani, a village themed resort just outside the city limits. The resort brings the folk art, music and culture of Rajasthan in a nutshell. We return to the hotel at night.
Day 05: Jaipur Sightseeing Tour
The whole day is reserved for sightseeing in Jaipur. Visit the Amer Fort and enjoy the royal tour with the elephant ride. Other highlights for the city include Jantar Mantar, City Palace and Museum, Jaigarh Fort and Hawa Mahal.
Day 06: Jaipur - Luni
After a day well spent in the Pink City, we start for Luni, home of Fort Chanwa, An architectural beauty, the fort stands in this isolated region of Rajasthan. Palace Chanwa, is a heritage hotel and offers a royal atmosphere to rest and rejuvenate. You can visit the Luni village, witness how people go about their lives and enjoy the hospitality being extended by the cordial villagers and the hotel staff.
Day 07: Luni - Ranakpur - Udaipur
From Luni, we head towards Udaipur with a short pit stop at Ranakpur to visit the beautifully sculpted Jain temple here. After reaching Udaipur, there is some time to rest, before we go for a boat ride at Lake Pichola. The City of Lakes, Udaipur has a lot of serenity to offer thanks to the picturesque landscapes featuring some beautiful palaces and the lakes. We stay at Udaipur for the night.
Day 08: Udaipur
Tourist hotspots in Udaipur are the City Palace, Fateh Sagar Lake, Jagdish Temple, Monsoon Palace, Shilpgram etc. The whole day is reserved for sightseeing in the city.
Day 09: Udaipur - Kumbhalgarh
From inanimate creations to the animate ones. We travel to Kumbhalgarh for the horse and jeep safaris at the Kumbalgarh Fortress and Wildlife Sanctuary. With an area of over 500 sq. km. the sanctuary is home to animals such as wolves and leopards. Be sure to carry your camera along to this safari, never know which wild animal you might spot. After a tiring safari, we return to the hotel at night.
Day 10: Kumbhalgarh - Deogarh
After a heavy breakfast at Kumbhalgarh, we start for Deogarh, famous for its palace called the Deogarh Mahal. After reaching your hotel, a guided tour will take around the town and its tourist attractions such as Dashavtar Temple, a cluster of 31 Jain temples called Manastamba and give you an opportunity to buy the famous Chanderi saris.
Day 11: Deogarh - Kota
Our next destination on this trip is Kota. After checking in at the hotel, there is some time for rest after which we start our tour of the city. The Umaid Bhavan, built in 1904 is one of the biggest attraction in the city. The Bhavan was built in the Rajputana style and its grandiose is seen even today. Other attractions of the city include the boat ride at Kisore Lake, the Chambal gardens and the fort at Kota.
Day 12: Kota - Sawai Madhopur
We realise that travelling and sightseeing can be very exerting. So, the pace of the day is a slow. After a relaxed breakfast at Kota, we travel to Sawai Madhopur. Even after we reach the hotel and complete the check in formalities, we are not rushing out anywhere. Use all the time to relax and revitalize since there are few safari trips coming up. Known for its guavas, chillies and mustard, you can tour the town in an evening safari in a jeep. We retire early after this for tomorrow is a long long day.
Day 13: Safari tours in Ranthambore National Park
The day will be spent at the Ranthambore National Park. This wildlife sanctuary is the safe haven for the tigers in the country and also the common place to sight many other animals in their natural habitat. It is also known for visits from migratory birds. You will be taking the morning as well as the evening jeep safaris into the wildlife park. You can also visit the fort of Ranthambore located on a hill in the sanctuary.
Day 14: Sawai Madhopur - Karauli
After the safari is the time for some shopping. We visit Karauli after breakfast for its attractions such as the Maharaja's museum, City Palace etc. But the most important feature of Karauliare its bazaars. These narrow alleys with their intricate carvings are the best place to pamper yourself with some shopping and pick some souvenirs for your friends and family. Handicrafts or bangles, you can chose any art form, and you have them in Karauli.
Day 15: Karauli - Agra
We move out of Rajasthan now for one reason only - The Taj Mahal. A visit to India is incomplete without visiting the Taj and today we complete your trip by taking you to the Wonder made in marble. You can also visit, the Agra Fort, another world heritage site in the city of Agra. The markets of Agra too have a lot to offer. The question is how much can you carry back home. We stay in Agra for the night.
Day 16: Agra - Delhi & Departure
We watch the sun rise at the Taj Mahal and marvel at the hues the marble stone can take. With reluctant hearts, we return to the hotel for some breakfast and pack our bags. We then travel back to our start point, Delhi for onward journey or the flight back home.