Rajasthan Package Tours
Friday, 28 June 2019 09:17


Day 1 Arrival at Delhi
Welcome to India! Today begins your tour through this incredible country. Upon arrival at Indira Gandhi International Airport you will be warmly greeted by one of our representatives who will then assist by transferring you to your hotel. Get a good night’s sleep to start your tour tomorrow well rested.


Day 2 Delhi to Mandawa
After breakfast we’ll have a group briefing from our tour guide, who will outline the incredible itinerary that awaits over the coming days. Following the briefing we will depart Delhi and begin our drive to the town of Mandawa. Here, we'll be staying at the stunning Desert Resort – a colourful oasis set amid the stark desert landscape. The architecture is typical of a Rajasthani village and captures the mystery and romance of the surrounding desert. After checking in take the rest of the evening to relax and enjoy the charm and luxury of this boutique resort.


Day 3 Mandawa to Bikaner
This morning, spend some time exploring this amazing town, which is often referred to as an outdoor museum. Mandawa is famous for its ornate havelis (townhouses, or mansions). You’ll notice that some are faithfully restored, and others are crumbling. The havelis of this particular part of India are recognised around the country for their lavishly painted walls and artwork.
This afternoon we depart Mandawa and head to the town of BIKANER, where we will stay at the sparkling red jewel that is the Gaj Kesri Hotel. This small but elegant hotel houses a beautiful collection of art and handicrafts and does an incredible job of fusing the modern with the traditional. After check in, spend the rest of the day at leisure.


Day 4 Bikaner to Jaisalmer
This morning, after breakfast, we will visit one of the most impressive fort complexes in India: Junagarh. Junagarh Fort was built by Raja Rai Singh in 1588 CE. Junagarh is one of the few major forts in Rajasthan that is not built on a hilltop. One of the most impressive structures in the fort complex is the Anup Mahal, or Privy Council Room – this elaborately decorated space features walls covered in brilliant red and gold with coloured glass inlay.
In the afternoon we will depart Bikaner and transfer to Jaisalmer, where we will check in to Hotel. The city of Jaisalmer is a former medieval trading center that lies in the heart of the Thar Desert. Known as the 'Golden City', Jaisalmer is famous for its yellow sandstone architecture.


Day 5 Jaisalmer
This morning we will explore the magnificent Jaisalmer Fort. The fort's towering honey-coloured sandstone walls are the perfect camouflage, allowing it to blend in perfectly with the golden hues of the desert and thus avoid attack. A UNESCO World Heritage Site, Jaisalmer Fort was built in the 12th century, and is believed to be the very last 'living fort' in the country – nearly one fourth of the old city's population still resides within the fort's walls. The rest of the day is yours to use as you please: explore the city on your own or participate in an optional tour to enhance your experience.

Excursion to Desert Camp for Camel Ride and Dinner on the Dunes – Experience the romance and mystery of the desert as the sun sets over the golden sand, enchanted by the melodies of the desert musicians. Traditional folk artists such as the langaas and kalbelias will mesmerise you with their music and dance, passed down through generations. Relax on large, comfy Indian-style beds named charpais, which are woven using natural materials, and enjoy an array of delectable chargrilled dishes as you dine under the stars.


Day 6 Jaisalmer to Jodhpur
This morning we will depart Jaisalmer and drive to Jodhpur, otherwise known as the 'Blue City', or the Gateway to Thar, due to its position right on the edge of the eponymous desert.
Jodhpur we'll take a guided tour of the imposing Mehrangarh Fort, built in the 15th century. Situated on a high rocky outcrop that overlooks the walled city, from here you can see the iconic azure shade that the city's buildings have been painted. Mehrangarh Fort is one of the largest forts in India and is still run by the Jodhpur royal family. Within its thick, sturdy walls lie numerous palaces and courtyards, as well as an 18th-century Rajput garden.


Day 7 Jodhpur
After early Break-fast we will start a excursion to Bishnoi`s village.
After morning break-fast we will leave for half-Day excursion to Bishnoi Villages: A jeep drive through the countryside-a conducted tour of villaged inhabited by a unique comminity-Bishnois!
Meet them in their homes and talk to them. The vegetarian community the best friend and protector of the flora and fauna conceding spiritual allegiance to twenty and nine tenets of the 15th century legendary Guru Jambheshwar (Jambhoji)- Spot the herds of black buck around the Bishnoi`s settlements freely and fearlessly running about. Gorgeously clad womenfolk and head geared charming men are compellingly and invitingly interesting for a dialogue.
Opium ceremony is a unique customary feature besides the cottage craftsmanship of the potters and weavers.


Day 8 Jodhpur to Udaipur
We will begin our drive to the beautiful city of Udaipur. Set around a series of stunning artificial lakes, Udaipur is known as the 'City of Lakes' and is also recognised for its lavish royal residences.


Day 9 Udaipur
Today, we will visit the awe-inspiring City Palace. Well known as one of the biggest palaces in Rajasthan, the palace is a grand building set on the banks of Pichola Lake. Though construction began in the late 1500s, under the orders of Maharana Udai Singh II, the palace was added to and tinkered with for a further 400 years, as his successors came and went. Today this monumental complex consists of 11 palaces surrounded by courtyards, balconies, towers and gardens, and is famed for its intricate peacock mosaics. After our tour here, you may spend the rest of the day at leisure, or participate in an optional tour to enhance your experience.  Lake Pichola Boat Ride – Enjoy a cooling breeze as you sail across this freshwater lake, enjoying an uninterrupted view of Udaipur’s palatial splendor.

Day 10 Udaipur to Pushkar
Pushkar is a holy town in the state of Rajasthan famous for the Pushkar lake, various Ghats and temples spread all around the lake.The word 'Pushkar' means lotus flower, which is said to be the seat of Brahma, one of the Hindu holy trinity, who is worshipped as the creator of this world.


Day 11 Pushkar to Jaipur
After Break-fast at leisure, we will start our another great journey to Jaipur. 'The "Pink City" capital of Rajasthan. We will have lunch on highway Motel and late afternoon check- in at hotel. In the late evening we will witness Bolly Wood Cinema to watch a movie at Raj Mandir.


Day 12  Jaipur
After The morning breakfast, we will Set Forth to a visit to Amber Fort. A Lake at the entrance of The Fort gives It a heavenly feeling. Those who want to enjoy a Maharaja Style Trip, can take a Ride of the Elephants decorated with colors and other ornamental Items. The fine use of the marble carvings, mirrors, and other decorative Items. In the Architecture of the Fort make It all the more attractive & appealing. The delightful colored artwork on the walls, pillars and ceiling of the Fort make It an artist's heaven. We then move to the Palace Areas of the City, Taking a halt at the JalMahal on the way visit the impressive City Palace,begun in 1729 and still inhabited by the royal family.
We would visit the Jantar Mantar, a fascinating medieval observatory. The afternoon is left free for personal exploration or to arrange a visit to one of Jaipur's justly famous gem stores.
Highlights:-  • Obesrvatory   • Wind Palace   •Amber Fort

Day 13 Jaipur to Agra
Today is a Drive to Agra and lunch on the way. Later Check-in Hotel we will visit
You will visit the largest fort in India, Agra Fort, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Within its red sandstone walls lives an extinct civilisation of the Mughal rulers. It is said that the emperor who built the Taj Mahal, after being imprisoned by his son,
After this you will visit the Taj Mahal. This bright white marble mausoleum stands in a huge garden on the right bank of the Yamuna River. It was built at the request of the Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan to immortalise his love for his wife Mumtaz.
Renowned for its perfection, harmony, symmetry and aesthetics, you will discover one of the seven wonders of the world and one of the greatest architectural jewels of Indo-Muslim art.
In the evening, you enjoying the sunset over the
beautiful Taj Mahal.
Highlights:- • Taj Mahal  • Agra Fort

Day 14 Agra to Orcha
After early break fast we will take again experience to India's best train know as "Shatabdi express" .a journey by air-conditioned train from Agra to Jhansi (approximately 3 hrs). Upon arrival in Jhansi, travel through traditional rural Indian landscapes to reach the beautiful town of Orchha on the banks of the Betwa River (approximately 45 minutes). Here you'll have the opportunity to uncover a very different side of India. Initially a hunting area, Orchha has changed very little over the centuries. Despite its small size it is filled with many beautiful temples and palaces, build here in the 16th century by the ruling Bundelas clan. When we arrive, take an orientation walk in rural areas untouched by modern life and meet the very friendly locals. This evening witness the Ram Raja Temple puja (prayer) ceremony at the shrine at the heart of the city.

Day 15 Orcha to Khajuraho
Today we will move by surface to Khajuraho. The Khajuraho Temples. contrary to the popular tradition of temples, This particular group of temples Is containing some of the beautifully carved sculptors of Gods, Goddesses, Deities, mythological characters and animals, but these represented In an erotic manner. These temples were built by the Chandela Rajputs In around a millennium ago. Though there Is no particulars evidence as to Why this type of Temples was built, But there are a lots of stories and folklores that were Interwoven In and around these Temples. Thus a visit to the Khajuraho group of Temples presents altogether a different experience to Its visitor. After spending a whole day In Khajuraho, We return  back to our Hotels to take rest For the Night.

Day 16 Khajurao to Varanasi
Enjoy an afternoon at leisure before our evening visit to the local ghats to witness the aarti ceremony. Taking its name from the Sanskrit word for homage and devotion, aarti takes place every evening on the banks of the River Ganges. During the ceremony, small diva (candle-lit lamps decorated with flowers) are floated down the river as an offering to the Goddess Ganga, accompanied by a spellbinding chorus of hymn-chanting, drums and temple bells.

Day 17 Varanasi
We begin early this morning with a sunrise boat tour on the Ganges, where you can watch the light gradually illuminate the many ghats and temples along the river as you pass. Later this morning we take a trip to nearby Sarnath, one of the four main Buddhist pilgrimage destinations. This site is where Buddha spoke of the path to enlightenment, and it features a number of stupas and museums to explore. Alternatively, you may wish to spend your morning exploring the laneways and alleys behind the ghats, or picking up some examples of the excellent local silk industry.
After a buffet lunch at the hotel, we’ll take a walking tour of the old city. We’ll wander through narrow laneways packed with interesting stalls and shops, past the dhobi wallahs (clothes washermen), burning ghats, and the endless temples that echo with bells and the aroma of incense. We’ll witness pilgrims performing ancient bathing rituals and ceremonies and learn why Varanasi is considered the spiritual capital of India.


Day 18 Varanasi to Delhi
Over Night at Delhi


Day 19 Back to Home

 
Colors of Rajasthan - 5.0 out of 5 based on 2 votes
Tuesday, 03 May 2016 09:26
WILDLIFE TOURS
The tour takes you to the famous national parks of India which are rich in varied wildlife especially tigers viz Kanha National Park often called 'Tiger Land' and Bandhavgarh Tiger Reserve. One can also enjoy the taste of Royal Caravan chasing the big cat on the elephant's back at Corbett National Park.
Join Wild Eye Travel on a wildlife holiday to fulfill your desire to see and photographs Tigers in the wild.
ITINERARY
Day 1 : Arrival in Delhi
On arrival you will be received by our representative with the Indian Welcome and transferred to your hotel. Rest of the day at leisure.
Day 2 : Delhi to Jabalpur by Night Train
Morning sight seeing tour of Old and New Delhi which includes visit to Chandni Chowk, Jama Masjid, Raj Ghat, India Gate, President's House and Lotus Temple. Evening on board to Over Night a.c. Train to Jabalpur.
Day 3 : Jabalpur to Kanha by Road
4Hr Drive - After the breakfast drive straight to Jabalpur and on arrival check-in your hotel. Move out for the jungle gypsy safari in the evening.
Day 4 : Jungle drive Morning and Evening
taken for elephant ride to see the wild tiger roaming freely in the Kipling's country. After lunch move out once again for the jungle gypsy safari.
Day 5 : Game Drive Morning and Evening
After morning game drive / tiger safari you will be taken for another adventure and education trip of Village safari wherein you will be visiting the villages around Kanha and will get an opportunity to meet with the local tribal villagers and see their way of life & muddy houses.
Day 6 : Kanha to Bandavgarh by Road
(04 - 05 hours drive) Drive straight to Bandhavgarh National Park and on arrival check-in your hotel. Move out for the jungle game in the evening.
Day 7 : Morning and evening drive to jungle
Set out for the early morning jungle jeep safari, After lunch move out once again for the jungle - safari.
Day 8 : Morning and evening drive to Jungle
After morning break-fast once again ready for the early morning game - ride, After lunch move out once again for the jungle gypsy safari.
Day 9 : Bandhavgarh to khajuraho
Morning, after breakfast drive to Khajuraho. Stunning and inspiring in the way they fuse the sacred and the erotic in their architecture, the famous temples of Khajuraho with beautiful sculptures of Western Group and Jain Temple of Eastern Group. Overnight at hotel.
Day 10 : khajuraho to Varanasi by Flight
Khajuraho / Varanasi by flight. on arrival meeting and assistance at airport followed by check in hotel followed by evening boat ride on river Ganga for evening prayers on the banks of river Ganga, overnight in hotel.
Day 11 : Varanasi
After break-fast commence sightseeing of Varanasi & Sarnath, Sarnath is almost a suburb of the holy Hindu city of Varanasi. At Varanasi visit the local colorful market, Kashi Vishwanath Temple, Bharat Mata Temple, Banaras Hindu University and the Ghats, There are many picture-postcard ghats lining the banks of the River Ganges in Varanasi and these have become major tourist attractions in their own rights. Locals and pilgrims regularly frequent the ghats, often coming down to the waterfront to bath and relax. However, tourists are not advised to bathe in the River Ganges, as the water quality is very poor, despite attempts to clean it up. Overnight at hotel.
Day 12 : Varanasi to Agra by train
Early in the morning visit the river Ganges, river trip, he majority of tourists actually choose to enjoy a cruise as early as 05:30 or 06:00 in the morning, when the dawn light is very special and the temperature pleasantly cool. Late evening, after dinne, board train to Agra. Overnight on train.
Day 13 : Agra
Visit of Taj and red fort - Upon arrival meet to our city guide follow the morning Agra fort and It-Madud-Daula and late after noon visit the world famous Taj Mahal during sun set, Akbar started the construction of the Agra Fort, also known as Red Fort, in 1565, built by primerally as a militery structure, Shahjahan upgrade it as a palace, which later became his prision for eight years. The only points for entering through the Amar Singh gate, It is the most important fort in India. The great Mughal Emperors lived here. The Taj Mahal(sometimes called "The-Taj" is generally considered the finest example of Mughal architecture, a style that combines elements of Indian, Islamic and Persian architectures. The Taj Mahal has achieved special note because of the romance of its inspiration. While the white domed marble mausoleum is the most familiar part of the monument, the Taj Mahal is actually an integrated complex of structures. After enjoy the evening drive back to hotel for overnight.
Day 14 : Fatehpur Sikri
After breakfast drive to Delhi via Fatehpur Sikri, or the City of Victory, is located 36 km from Agra. It was founded in 1569 by the Mughal emperor Akbar to honor the Muslim saint Shaikh Salim Chishti, who had foretold the birth of Akbar's son and heir, Jahangir. The city was Akbar's capital until 1584. By 1605 it was largely deserted because of the inadequate water supply. Fatehpur Sikri is a World Heritage Site. On arrival at Delhi check in hotel, rest of the time visit local market.
Day 15 : Delhi
Time leisure for individual activities. And Fly back.
 
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Tuesday, 03 May 2016 09:26
HIGHLIGHTS OF NORTH INDIA
Highlights North India - 15 Days
Every part of Rajasthan has its own tale of chivalry and history to tell, it is equally fascinating to feel and experience its culture, heritage and traditions, moreover be a part it. Off-Beaten Track Tour takes you on a journey where you can explore the real Rajasthan and know more about the daily life of the people. Our tour offers you an opportunity to experience the warm hospitality of Rajasthan which will be filled with vibrant colors and memories that you can cherish for a lifetime.
ITINERARY
Day 1: Arrive Delhi
Arrive in Delhi by International flight. Met on arrival and escorted to your hotel. Overnight at hotel.
Day 2: Fly to Udaipur
Transfer to airport for flight to Udaipur. Evening enjoy a boat ride on the Lake Pichola. Overnight at hotel.
Day 3: Udaipur
Morning tour of the City Palace and the Jagdish Temple. Afternoon free to explore the old town and the market.Overnight at hotel.
Day 4: Jodhpur
Morning drive to Jodhpur (6 hours) .Enroute visit Ranakpur Jain Temples. Evening visit the Sadar Bazaar and the Clock Tower markets. Overnight at hotel.
Day 5: Jodhpur
Morning take a jeep tour of the Bishnoi Villages in the countryside. Afternoon visit Mehrangarh Fort.Overnight at hotel.
Day 6: Jaipur
Morning take a jeep tour of the Bishnoi Villages in the countryside. Afternoon visit Mehrangarh Fort.Overnight at hotel.
Day 7: Jaipur
Sightseeing tour of The City Palace, JantarMatar, HawaMahal, Amer Fort. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 8: Ranthambhor (Tiger)
Drive to Ranthambore(04 hours )- Evening Jeep Safari in the Park. Overnight at hotel.
Day 9: Ranthambhor
Morning and afternoon enjoy jeep safaris in the park. Overnight at hotel.
Day 10: Karauli
Drive to Karauli( 03 Hours)- Explore the City Palace, the temple and the village of Karauli. Overnight at hotel.
Day 11: Agra
After early breakfast drive to Agra (4 hours) Visit Agra Fort &Tajmahal. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 12: Khajuraho OR Orcha
Morning train to Jhansi (3.5 hours) and drive to Khajuraho (3 hours), enroute visit the palace and temples at Orcha - Overnight at hotel.
Day 13: Varanasi
Morning sightseeing tour of Khajuraho temples. Fly to Varanasi.Evening aarti at the ghats.Overnight at hotel.
Day 14: Varanasi
Early morning boat ride at sunrise followed by a walk through the bylanes of Varansi.Sightseeing tour of Varanasi and Sarnath.Overnight at hotel.
Day 15: Fly to Delhi
Transfer to airport for flight to Delhi. Connect to International flight.
 
Highligts Of North India - 5.0 out of 5 based on 9 votes