The Jewel in The Crown Of The British Empire Was Not India, It Was Rajasthan. Rajasthan Is The Fabled Land Of The Maharajas Of India And Of The Rajputs, For Which It Is Named.
In Days Of Old, The Rajputs' Highly-Evolved Code Of Honor And Chivalry Probably Rivaled That Of The Medieval European Knights, And The Rajput People To This Day Take Great Pride In Their Ancestry. Their sense of etiquette and valour is still very much alive and well, and you will almost certainly be invited as an honoured guest into a Rajput home. This Two-Week In-Country Itinerary Explores
Prior to delving into ancient India with visits to the Millennium Old Temples of Khajuraho and Religious Binaries (also known as Varanasi), Built On The Banks Of The Holy River Ganga (Ganges), Varanasi Is The "Oldest" Living City In The World And Could Well Be Thought Of As The "Soul Of India".
Arrive in Delhi and proceed for a city sightseeing tour, which includes visits to Raj Ghat, the Red Fort, Jama Masjid, Qutub Minar, and the Lotus Temple. In the evening, proceed to Agra. Check in and enjoy dinner and an overnight stay at the hotel.
After an early breakfast, proceed to visit the magnificent Taj Mahal. After lunch, proceed for a city sightseeing tour. Enjoy dinner and an overnight stay at the hotel.
After breakfast, we proceed towards Ranthambhore, a wildlife tour which is the best among the other tiger reserves in the country. En route, explore Fatehpur Sikri, the dream city of Akbar, and relish the chirping voices at Bharatpur Bird Sanctuary. Stay overnight at Ranthambhore.
Today, take a thrilling visit to Ranthambore National Park. Revel in a wildlife tour with a Tiger safari. Sleep tight at night.
After a fresh breakfast, proceed to the best-preserved town in Rajasthan — Bundi.
The charming city reflects a completely mediaeval character. The lifestyle, too, is typically medieval.
After check-in at the hotel, we visit the most imposing palace of Rajasthan-The Bundi Palace, famous for Bundi murals, Chitrashalas, Taragarh Fort with massive Bhim Burj, and a few beautiful stepwells of Bundi, the best being Rani ji ki Baori. An evening stroll through the traditional bazaars of Bundi. and spend a lovely night at Bundi.
After an early morning breakfast, departure to Chittorgarh. On the way to visiting Menal, which is famous in history, Prithviraj Chauhan made this his place to rest. The place is a complex of beautiful temples situated at the edge of a stream of spectacular waterfalls. You'll reach Chittorgarh by noon and check-in at the hotel. Later, visit the fort and palaces of Chittor. Then stay overnight in Chittorgarh.
En route to Udaipur, we visit the celebrated temples of Eklingji, which were built for the tutelary deity of the Maharanas of Mewar, made of sandstone and marble, in 734 AD. Its 108 temples are enclosed by high walls and have a pyramidical roof composed of hundreds of knobs. Later, visit Nagda, one of the ancient palaces of Mewar, dating back to the 6th century AD. The Sas Bahu Temples are among the most exquisitely carved temples. On arrival, check-in at the hotel in Udaipur. The rest of the day is at leisure, and at sunset you will take a boat ride over Pichola Lake. The experience of Lake Pichola during sunset is beyond any comparison. Have a sweet night in Udaipur.
Today you'll visit many attractions: the City Palace, Bagore Ki Haveli, Jagdish Temple, Pratap Smarak, Saheliyon Ki Bari, Bhartiya Lok Kala Mandal, and Shilpgram-Rural Arts & Crafts Complex. Overnight at Udaipur.
After breakfast, drive to Mount Abu, the one and only hill station in Rajasthan. Upon arrival, check in at the hotel. Later, take a tour of Mount Abu to cover Delwara Temple, Nakki Lake, Tod Rock and enjoy a breathtaking sunset at Sunset Point. Stay overnight at Mount Abu.
While driving towards Nathdwara, visit Chaumukha Jain Temple at Ranakpur, Kumbhalgarh Fort, and Haldighati. Upon arrival, check-in at the hotel. In the evening, you'll visit Shrinath Ji Temple. Stay for a holy night at Nathdwara.
After breakfast, drive towards Pushkar. Before reaching Pushkar, we visit the famous Dargah of Khwaja Muin-ud-din Chishti at Ajmer. Upon arrival at Pushkar, check in at the hotel. In the evening, we explore the spiritual facets of this relaxed holy town, Pushkar, on foot. Overnight at Pushkar
Arrive Jaipur and check-in at hotel, then visit Statue Circle, Birla Auditorium & Planetarium, Ramniwas Garden, Zoo, Central Museum, Dolls Museum, Birla Mandir, and Jawahar Kala Kendra. From there, we go for a Rajasthani culinary experience with folk music and dance at an ethnic village. and stay overnight at a hotel.
Spend the day in Jaipur sightseeing, including bazaars and the monuments of this pink city. Take a delicious lunch at the Amber Fort. Keep your evening enjoyable with a stunning view of the Pink City from the hills of Nahargarh Fort, a breathtaking sunset and then a sound and light show at Amber Fort. And have a lovely night in Jaipur.
In the morning, after breakfast, drive back to Delhi and transfer to the railway station/airport for board. We hope that the days you enjoyed on our Rajasthan Imperial tour package will long last in your mind. onward journey with sweet holiday memories.