Rajasthan Desert Tour
Duration: 14 Nights / 15 Days
Destination Covered: Delhi – Mandawa – Bikaner – Jaisalmer – Kheechan – Khimsar – Pushkar – Jaipur – Bhandrej – Bharatpur – Fatehpur Sikri – Agra – Delhi
Day 01: Delhi
Arrival at International Airport and transfer to Hotel in Delhi, and Check Inn. Delhi: It is a city that bridges two different worlds. Old Delhi, once the capital of Islamic India, is a labyrinth of narrow lanes lined with crumbling havelis and formidable mosques. In contrast, the imperial city of New Delhi created by the British Raj is composed of spacious, tree-lined avenues and imposing government buildings. Delhi has been the seat of power for several rulers and many empires for about a millennium. Many a times the city was built, destroyed and then rebuilt here. Interestingly, a number of Delhi’s rulers played a dual role, first as destroyers and then as creators. Over night stay at Hotel.
Day 02: Delhi
After breakfast sightseeing of Delhi, visit, Bengla Sahib Gurudwara, India Gate, Totus Temple & Qutab Minar, in the evening light & sound show at Red Fort New Delhi. Over night stay at Hotel.
Day 03: Delhi – Mandawa
After breakfast drive to Mandawa, arrival and check inn to Hotel. Mandawa, Mandawa is situated in Shekhawati. Shekhawati is a semi desert in north Rajasthan. Shekhawati represents a region and not just a town or fort. It derived its name from its ruler Rao Shekha. PM sightseeing of Mandawa visit Havelis. Over night stay at Hotel.
Day 04: Mandawa – Bikaner
After breakfast drive to Bikaner, arrival and check into Hotel. Bikaner, The history of Bikaner dates back to 1486 when a Rathore prince, Rao Bikaji founded his kingdom. Bikaji was one the five sons of Rao Jodhaji the illustrious founder of Jodhpur. PM sightseeing of Bikaner, visit Junagarh Fort, Lallgarh Palace & Camel research and breeding centers. Over night stay at Hotel.
Day 05: Bikaner – Jaisalmer
After breakfast drive to Jaisalmer, arrival and check inn to Hotel. Jaisalmer, The Golden city”, is a located in the heart of Thar Desert ( The Great Indian Thar Desert), and It is also a World Heritage Site. Time free at leisure. Over night stay at Hotel.
Day 06: Jaisalmer
After breakfast sightseeing of Jaisalmer, visit Jaisalmer fort, Jain Temple, Bada Bagh, Patwon Ki Haveli. After lunch proceed to Sam Sand Dune, camel ride and back to Hotel. Over night stay at Hotel.
Day 07: Jaisalmer – Kheechan – Khimsar
After breakfast drive to Khimsar, on the way visit Kheechan Natural bird sanctuary. Arrival at Khimsar and check into Khimsar Fort. Khimsar, Perched on the edge of the Great Thar Desert in the heart of rural India lies this unique 16th century fort that offers experience after exhilarating experience. Hundreds of years of history unfold as you glance at its battle-scarred walls and stroll down its ramparts. PM explore Sand Dunes by Jeep Safari / Camel Safari. Over night stay at Khimsar Fort.
Day 08: Khimsar – Pushkar
After breakfast drive to Pushkar, arrival and check inn to hotel. Pushkar, For a devout Hindu, Pushkar is a very important pilgrim centre. For one to visit to this holy place in a lifetime is highly recommended.
PM visit Brahma Temple & Pushkar Lake. Over night stay at Hotel.
Day 09: Pushkar – Jaipur
After breakfast drive to Jaipur, arrival and check inn to Hotel. Jaipur, a bustling capital city and a business centre with all the trappings of a modern metropolis but yet flavored strongly with an age-old charm that never fails to surprise a traveler. Jaipur is named after its founder, the warrior and astronomer sovereign, Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh (ruled 1700 to 1743). The decision to move out of his hilltop capital Amer was also compelled by reasons of growing population and paucity of water. After several centuries of invasions the north was now quiet and the wealth of the kingdom had considerably increased. Time free at leisure. Over night stay at Hotel.
Day 10: Jaipur
After breakfast sightseeing of Jaipur visit, Amer Fort, you can do elephant ride at Amer Fort. City Palace, Jantar Mantar, Hawa Mahal & Market. Over night stay at Hotel.
Day 11: Jaipur – Bhandrej
After breakfast drive to Bhandrej, arrivan and check inn to Palace. Bhandrej, The Bhadrawati Palace A Heritage Property with a fascinating History. Tracing back to 11th Century, when the Kachawa Chieftain Dhula Rao Saheb defeated the Badgujars and conquered Bhandarej. PM Jeep Safari surrounding the Village. Over night stay at Bhadrawati Palace.
Day 12: Bhandrej – Bharatpur Bird Sanctuary
After breakfast take a relax or walk and see the Palace. Drive to Bharatpur, arrival and check inn to Hotel. Bharatpur Bird Sanctuary, As the monsoon arrives, birds from every part of the country start flying into the Park. Migratory waterfowls – even though the Siberian Cranes, once the pride of Keoladeo – are not coming for the past few years – are a major attraction. PM visit Bird Sanctuary by Cycle Rickshaw. Over night stay at Hotel.
Day 13: Bharatpur – Fatehpur Sikri – Agra
After breakfast visit Bird Sanctuary or drive to Agra, on the way visit Fatehpur Sikri, Founded in 1569 by Mughal emperor Akbar as his new capital, and it was a first planned Mughal city. Continue drive to Agra.
Arrival and check inn to Hotel. Later on sightseeing of Agra, Visit Taj Mahal & Agra Fort. Over night stay at Hotel.
Day 14: Agra – Delhi
After breakfast drive to Delhi. Arrive and check inn to Hotel. PM sort city tour of Delhi. Over night stay at Hotel or drop to airport to board flight for onward destination.
Day 15: Delhi – Departure
After breakfast drop to Airport.