Cultural Tour of Rajasthan
RAJASTHAN has always fascinating people from all over the world with the grandeur of its forts, palaces and the architecture of its havelies. The rich folk music and dances have tempted millions of tourists every year to come to fairs and festivals in various parts of the states. The exotic is also a treasure trove of handicrafts and a shopper's paradise.
Destinations : Delhi » Jaipur » Nawalagarh » Bikaner » Jaisalmer » Khimsar » Rohet » Mount Abu » Udaipur » Dungerpur » Deogarh » Pachewar » Ranthambore » Bharatpur » Agra » Delhi
Day 01: Delhi Arrival
GeTS Holidays executives will receive you at Indira Gandhi International Airport Delhi, upon your arrival and your welcome is a testimonial of Indian culture and a glimpse of your future tour. GeTS Holidays executive will escort you to hotel of your choice and en route you may catch your first glimpses of Delhi. This is a day for your own and it is suggested to have some nap and tryst with exotic Indian cuisine.
Day 02: Delhi
GeTS Holidays will arrange a tour of the walled city of Delhi or Sahajahanabad, now known as Old Delhi. You have pleasure to visit the Rajghat (resting place of mahatma Gandhi), the Red Fort (once the Great Mughals ruled from it) and Jama Masjid (the greatest mosque in India). Chandni chowk is though a little crowded worth a visit. It is a paradise for gastronomic. You will also love to shop here. You have a night stay at Delhi.
Day 03: Delhi - Jaipur
Experience pleasure and hospitality of Indian Railways as GeTS Holidays will broad you to the Shatabdi Express-a luxury train. GeTS Holidays executive will receive you at Jaipur railway station and will arrange your stay at hotel. You have a leisurely day to spend by your own. It is suggested to go for a visit of local markets.
Day 04: Jaipur
Jaipur, the Pink city is the capital of Rajasthan. Great astronomer king Sawai Jai Singh founded it. GeTS Holidays will arrange a tour of the City Palace, Statues Square, Amber fort, Hawa Mahal (palace of wind) and Jantar Mantar, an observatory built by Sawai Jai Singh. You have a night stay at Jaipur.
Day 05: Jaipur - Samode - Nawalagarh
GeTS holidays will drive you to Nawalagarh in situated in Shekhawati valley. We have a brief halt at the magnificent Samode Palace which is one of the most beautiful creations of Rajputs architecture, decorated with beautiful paintings and attractive mirror work and is now a heritage hotel is built in the characteristic pattern of an open courtyard with rooms leading off the arched corridor that runs along all the four sides of the building. GeTS Holiday will arrange your stay at the heritage hotel Roopniwas Palace, Nawalagarh.
Day 06: Nawalgarh - Mandawa - Fatehpur - Bikaner
On day 6 of the Majestic Palaces Tour your GeTS Holidays will drives you to Bikaner, the camel country of Rajasthan, India. En route tour the havelies of Mandawa and Fatehpur will arrange. After an early morning breakfast GeTS Holidays will drive you to Bikaner, a city built by legendry Rajputs rulers Rao Bikaji. GeTS Holidays will arrange first for your stay at Bhanwar Niwas heritage hotel, and then arrange for your city-tour. You must enjoy visit of the Bikaner Fort, the Lalgarh Palace and the Deshnoke Temple or Rath Temple. During evening you can explore markets and cuisines of city. You have a night stay at Bikaner.
Day 07: Bikaner - Gajner - Jaisalmer
GeTS Holidays will drive you to Jaisalmer and you have a brief trip of en route Gajner Sanctuary and fort. Your stay at Jaisalmer will arrange at the Heritage Inn.
Day 08: Jaisalmer
After an early morning breakfast GeTS Holidays will drive you to Jaisalmer, a city situated on fringe of the Thar Desert. We will arrange your stay in a luxury hotel. After a little nap you will be on your way to Jaisalmer fort on the howdah of an elephant. It will be a life time moment for you. You have a night stay at Jaisalmer.
Day 09: Jaisalmer - Khimsar
After breakfast drive to Khimsar with our GeTS Holiday executive. En route tour the famous Jain temples of Osian, which are known for their architectural beauty. On arrival at Khimsar, the tour guide helps you check in at the Khimsar Fort. You are free to spend the day, as you like. Night stay at hotel in Khimsar.
Day 10: Khimsar - Rohet
After breakfast drive to Rohet with your GeTS Rajasthan Holidays executive and en route see Jodhpur. GeTS Holidays will arrange a city-tour for you and you have pleasure to watch Mehrangarh fort, Ummed Bhavan Palace and Jaswant Tada. You can spend your evening exploring local markets and havelies. You have a night stay at Rohet Garh palace.
Day 11: Rohet
Rohet Garh is situated on the banks of a lake in Rohet village. The residence of the rulers of Rohet is now turned up into a heritage hotel offers peaceful & soothing stay.
Day 12: Rohet - Mount Abu
GeTS Holidays will drive you to Mount Abu, the only hill station in Rajasthan. After reaching Mount Abu, freshen up and tour the Dilwara Jain temples on a detached hill, and on the plateau on the summit is granite rocks of fantastic shapes, the space between them covered with greenery. They are beautifully carved Jain temples, which were built between the 11th and 15th centuries. You have stay at Hotel Hillock, Mount Abu.
Day 13: Mount Abu - Udaipur
GeTS Holiday will drive you to Udaipur and you will have pleasure of a brief visit to the famous Jain temples at Ranakpur. Later we will arrange your stay at a five star luxury hotel. Udaipur is one of the most beautiful cities of Rajasthan; it is located on the banks of lake Pichola, also known as a 'Jewel of Mewar’. The centre of attraction vibrates around the shimmering blue waters and the royal white marble palaces constructed with unique artistic insight. This remarkably chiselled out Lake Palaces shines like a jewel on Lake Pichhola certainly enchants the tourist and overwhelms them with its charm.
Day 14: Udaipur
The morning city sightseeing includes the City Palace, Jagdish Temple and Sahelion-ki-Bari. The afternoon is free to spend at your leisure or lazy around.
Day 15: Udaipur - Dungarpur
GeTS Holidays will drive you to Dungerpur After a leisurely breakfast and arrange your stay at the heritage hotel Udai Bilas Palace. It’s a 13tn century city and you must love to roam around.
Day 16: Dungarpur - Deogarh
Day 17: Deogarh - Pachewar
GeTS Holidays will drive you to Pachewar village. En route tour the Dargah at Ajmer. Pachewar is famous for cenotaphs, blue pottery kiln, metal toy makers and interesting surroundings. GeTS Holidays will arrange your stay at Pachewar.
Day 18: Pachewar - Ranthambore
GeTS Holidays will drive you to Sawai Madhopur, which is used as base for Ranthambhor. Your stay will provide at the Jungle Resort at Sawai Madhopur. You will certainly enjoy your sleep in lap of nature. Ranthambhor was declared a wildlife sanctuary in 1955 and became part of Project Tiger in 1973. It is considered among the finest National Park in India with abandoned fort, lakes and above all friendly tigers.
Ranthambhor National Park is famous for its tigers and one of the best places for tiger watching. Here tigers are even visible during daytime. It is the smallest Tiger Reserve in the country. The best time to visit is between Octobers to May when nature of deciduous forest makes tiger spotting easier. The Park covers an area of 400 sq km and is settled between Arawali and Vindhya ranges. The biosphere is home of jackal, hyena, sloth bear, leopard, cheetal, and mongoose and off course tigers.
Day 19: Ranthambore - Bharatpur
GeTS Holidays will Drive you to Bharatpur and arrange your Stay the Laxmi Vilas Palace on arrival. It is considered as paradise of avian word. This 29 sq km park is one of the world's greatest heronries. Its shallow, fresh water marsh attracts thousands of migratory birds. It boasts to house more than 375 species of beautiful birds and more than 130 of them breed inside the park. Before monsoon hundreds of these exotic birds roost and nest building activities start on the babul and kadam trees of the park. Water coming through the Ajan Bandh starts filling the various ponds and lakes of the Park. Mammals like sambhar; blackbuck, chital, nilgai, fishing cat, otter and mongoose also roam freely here. Pythons can also be observed at some places lazing in the sun.
Day 20: Bharatpur - Agra
Today the GeTS Holidays executive will drive you to Agra, with an en route visit to the deserted city of Fatehpur Sikri, built by Akbar as his capital. Once it was called an epic engraved in red sand stone. Some historical monuments are Buland Darwaja, Panch Mahal, the Tomb of Saikh Salim Chisti and Birbal Mahal. Your night stay will arrange in a five star hotel.
Day 21: Agra - Delhi
GeTS Holidays will drive you to the famous Taj Mahal and the Agra Fort in the morning. You have a brief tour of Sikandra, the tomb of Akbar on your way back to Delhi. GeTS Holidays will arrange your stay at a five star hotel at Delhi.
Day 22: Delhi - Tour ends
GeTS Holidays will drive you back to Delhi and you have a free evening. Later executive of GeTS Holidays will drive you to airport.
HOPE YOU HAD ROYAL AND MAJESTIC LINGERING FEELING IN YOUR EYES, HEART AND MIND. SO HOPE YOU ENJOYED THE ULTIMATE TIME OFF YOUR LIFE !