Destinations Covered: Delhi - Jaipur - Mandawa - Bikaner - Jaisalmer - Khuri - Jodhpur - Ranakpur - Udaipur
Duration: 15 Nights / 16 Days
Day 1: Arrival at Delhi
On arrival in Delhi our representative will receive you and later
transfer to hotel for overnight stay.
Day 2: Delhi Sightseeing
You can spend morning at leisure. Later in afternoon a sightseeing tour
of New Delhi follows that covers India Gate, Qutab Minar, Humayun's
tomb, the President's House, Akshardham temple and Lotus Temple.
Overnight will be at the hotel.
Day 3: Delhi
After breakfast you will go for a sightseeing tour of old Delhi
covering Red Fort, Jama Masjid, Raj Ghat. After having lunch you can
indulge in some shopping or additional sightseeing. Overnight stay will
be at the hotel.
Day 4: Delhi - Jaipur
Early morning you will be picked up from the hotel and driven to Jaipur
(6 hrs) visiting the Neemrana Fort Palace on the way. After reaching
Jaipur you will go for an afternoon sightseeing tour of the Pink City
covering the City Palace, Palace of Winds (Hawa Mahal) and Jantar Mantar
Observatory. Overnight stay will be at hotel.
Day 5: Jaipur - Mandawa
In Morning you will visit the Amber Fort on elephant back. After
exploring the magnificent Amber fort you will drive to Mandawa (4 hrs).
Mandawa lies at the heart of Shekhawati region. Upon reaching Mandawa in
the evening you will check into hotel. Overnight stay will be at hotel.
Day 6: Mandawa After breakfast you will visit the buildings at
the bazaars of Mandawa, Mandawa Fort, beautiful temples and intricate
merchant Havelis/mansions. Overnight stay will be at the hotel.
Day 7: Mandawa - Bikaner
After exploring Mandawa it is time now to head for Bikaner, yet another
fabulous destination in the state of Rajasthan. On arrival at Bikaner by
noon you will check into the hotel and later leave for an afternoon
sightseeing tour of the Bikaner city covering Junagarh Fort, Lalgarh
Palace, Laxminath Temple, Bhandasar Jain Temple and Havelis. Overnight
will be at hotel.
Day 8: Bikaner - Jaisalmer
After breakfast you will be driven to Jaisalmer (7 hrs.) visiting the
Pokhran Fort on the way. Upon arrival at Jaisalmer in the evening you
will check into the hotel. Overnight stay will be at hotel.
Day 9: Jaisalmer - Khuri - Jaisalmer
Breakfast follows an excursion to Khuri (40 km /1 hr.), an oasis
village located in the sand dunes of Rajasthan. You will get to enjoy a
Camel safari in the sand dunes of Khuri. Overnight will be at hotel in
Day 10: Jaisalmer
Morning sightseeing tour of the Jaisalmer city follows that includes
Jaisalmer Fort, Havelis, Gadsisar Lake, Tazia Tower etc. In afternoon
you will have leisure time. Overnight stay will be at the hotel.
Day 11: Jaisalmer- Jodhpur
It is time now to head for another fascinating destination in
Rajasthan- Jodhpur. In morning you will drive from Jaisalmer to Jodhpur
(6 hrs.). On arriving at Jodhpur in the afternoon you will check into
the hotel and spend some time at leisure. In evening the sightseeing
tour of Jodhpur will cover the Mehrangarh fort and Umaid Bhavan Palace
museum. Overnight stay will be at hotel.
Day 12: Jodhpur- Ranakpur
Early morning we will take you for safari in the desert countryside.
You will get to explore the traditional Bishnoi hamlets, Raika herdsmen,
bird rich lakes, potters, weavers, leather craftsmen and wildlife
habitats. Later in the afternoon you will drive to Ranakpur (160-kms / 4
hrs). Upon arrival at Ranakpur in the evening you will check into the
Day 13: Ranakpur-Udaipur
In morning you will go for a sightseeing tour of the magnificent
Ranakpur temples, known its sculptural excellence. Later in the
afternoon you will drive to Udaipur (about 3 hrs). Arrival at Udaipur in
the evening will follow check in at the hotel. Overnight stay will be at
Day 14: Udaipur
Udaipur, also known as the city of Lakes, is one of the most beautiful
cities in India. Morning sightseeing tour of Udaipur city will cover the
City Palace, Sahelion-ki-Bari and Jagdish temple. Later in the afternoon
you will explore other attractions of Udaipur that includes Eklingji and
Nagda temples. Overnight stay will be at hotel.
Day 15: Udaipur - Delhi
With the sightseeing of Udaipur, your Rajasthan desert safari tour
comes to an end and you will catch the connecting flight to Delhi in the
morning from Udaipur. Upon arrival in Delhi you will transfer to hotel
for overnight stay.
Day 16: Delhi - Onward Destination
You will have rest of the day at leisure and you can indulge in some
shopping. Later our tour executive will transfer you to the airport to
catch the flight for your onward destination.