Rajasthan, the largest state of India was formed on 30 March 1949 with Jaipur as the state capital. From throughout the British rule Rajasthan was known as RAJPUTANA, which was denoting soil of Rajputs. Rajput families came out and detained their influence all over the Rajasthan since 700 AD.
Once known as the 'Land of the Kings', the state still retains the glory and richness of those times with its marvelous monuments, colorful traditions and customs. Earlier it was a part of various states; some of them were Mauryan, Yaudhya, Kushan, Gupta, Huna, Malava and Arjunya. For a traveler who is interested in the history, culture and the lifestyle of the people of the Oriental world, Rajasthan covers most of the area of the Great Indian Desert (Thar Desert) with one edge paralleling the Sutlej - Indus river valley along with its border with Pakistan.
Rajasthan is a perfect tourist destination and tourism opportunities in Rajasthan are immense.
Whether it is sand dunes, wild life tours, Desert safari, forts and palaces, the colorful tribal life or the fairs and festivals of Rajasthan, travelers to Rajasthan are assured of a truly regal experience.
Come, feel the royalty of Rajasthan yourself !
Tour : 8 Nights / 9 Days
1 : Delhi
Arrive Delhi, where our representative meet and greet you at the international airport and transfer you to the
Day 2 : Delhi - Jaipur
Arrival at jaipur. Our representative will meet you .check in hotel Begin half day sightseeing of Jaipur visit
world famous Astrological Observatory, City Palace - Museums of precious and semi - precious stones, Tipical Rajasthani handicrafts. If time allows visit colourful bazzars and do some shopping of ethenic silver jewellery, handicrafts, Mojaris etc. Evening go to Chokhi Dhani - A ethnic village resort and enjoy rajasthani Food served in Traditional style enjoying fire with folk dances and music.Overnight Stay at hotel.
Day 3 : Jaipur - Udaipur
Check in at hotel. Rest of the day at leisure. Overnight at hotel.
Day 4 : Udaipur
After breakfast start sightseeing trip of this charming princely city. Take a romantic boat ride over Lake Pichhola, visit famous jagdish temple and city palace museum. Visit Sahelion Ki Bari - the spectacular garden created along the Fateh Sagar Lake for the royal ladies. Overnight Stay at Hotel.
Day 5 : Udaipur - Ranakpur - Jodhpur
Early morning drive for Ranakpur which is enroute to Udaipur. Visit Jain Temples that are the architectural genius - One of the remarkable things about the temple is the wonderful play of shadow and light on the nearly 1,500 pillars, each of which, interestingly displays a different decorative design. As the sun's rays shift through the day, the pillars' colour from gold to pale blue. Proceed for Jodhpur. Check in at hotel. Rest of the day at leisure. Overnight at hotel.
Day 6 : Jodpur - Jaisalmer
Start half day sightseeing. Visit, Mehrangarh Fort 125 meters above plains,founded by Maharaja Rao Jodha in 1459 AD, Jaswant Thada, Splendie Umaid Bhawan Palace and in house museum, Clock Tower. After lunch drive to jaisalmer. ( 285 Kms, 05 hours ). Rest of the day at leisure. Overningt at hotel.
Day 7 : Jaisalmer
Jaisalmer is founded by Maharaja Jaisal in 1156 AD. Before Jaisalmer the Orginal capital was Ladhurva, it was the main carvan route from far east to the middle east. By the same carvans the local Maharaja was disturbed and he shifted and founded new capital Jaisalmer. After breakfast visit world famous havelis for which jaisalmer is known e.g. salim singh ki haveli, Nath Mal Ji ki Haveli, Patwon Ki Haveli. Visit gadsisar lake in the evening. Visit Jaisalmer Fort ( 80 meters above plains ), Jain Temples & Palace within the Fort. Afternoon visit Bara Bagh ( royal cenetophs ), Ladhurva Jain temple, Sam Sand Dunes to watch Sun Set and enjoy camel ride. Return back to hotel for overnight stay.
Day 8 : Jaisalmer - Bikaner
Drive to Bikaner, founded by Rao Bika in 1488 AD. Arrive & check in at hotel. Afternoon visit Junagarh Fort founded by Raj Singh a distingushed general in the army of great Mughal ruler Akbar and Fort was improved by the following successors. Also visit Bhandeshwar & Sandeshwar Temples and Camel breeding farm and local market. If time allows you can visit Deshnoke
Temple (30 Kms from bikaner) near bikaner which is famous for "Rats in Temple". Overnight at hotel.
Day 9 : Bikaner - Delhi
After breakfast, Reserve morning for a little shopping and
leave for Delhi (after Lunch) from where you will proceed to your onward journey.