Imperial Rajasthan Tours
Rajasthan, land of kings, is welcoming you like a king and promises to fulfil your appetite of your mind with wonderful forts& palaces, story of chivalry of Rajputs, deciduous forest full of wildlife, tigers, moon light folk dance in sand dunes, beautifully carved havelies, exotic cuisines, tribal life style, some really beautiful temples and traditional Rajputana style welcome. Looking for more? Just contact GeTS Holidays! Fill the ‘pride of India.
Destinations : Delhi » Jaipur » Sariska » Mandawa » Bikaner » Khimsar » Jodhpur » Delhi or Bombay
Day 01: Delhi - Arrival
Receive a warm welcome by the GeTS Rajasthan holiday representative on your arrival in Delhi, India. He will then help you check in at a hotel of your choice for an overnight stay.
Day 03: Delhi - Jaipur
On day 03 of the Imperial Rajasthan tour our GeTS holiday representative takes you to Jaipur, the vibrant capital city of Rajasthan is situated at an altitude of 431 meters above sea level also popularly known as the "Pink city" as some of the buildings in the old city is in pink color and the city is a visitor's delight. Upon arrival check in to a hotel and rest a while. Then set out for a sight seeing escapade, this tour will take you to its main tourist destinations like the Hawa Mahal, Jantar Mantar, Amber Fort, City Palace, Birla Mandir, etc. Hindi, Rajasthani, Marwari and English are the common languages which are spoken here. The best time to visit here is from November to March. Jaipur is famous for its handicrafts and precious and semiprecious stones. In the afternoon we visit the City Palace which is still the formal residence of the royal family, built in a blend of the Rajasthani and Mughal architecture. In the museum of the city palace we visit the private collection of the Jaipur Maharajas. And then we have lunch at the venue of your choice.
We continue to Jantar Mantar, a stone observatory, the largest of Jai Singh's five remarkable observatories. Its complex instruments reveal us the secrets of medieval Indian astronomy. After that we go on an elephant ride to Amber Fort which was the ancient capital of Kachhawaha dynasty for 6 centuries before it was moved to newly created Jaipur. En route to Amber we visit the Hawa Mahal (Palace of the Winds), it contains 953 small casements with each having its own balcony. The windows enabled cool air to circulate and the ladies to watch processions below without being seen. In the afternoon we have a walk through the colorful local Bazaar and visit a factory to see the famous block printing work being done since centuries here. After a long and exerting day come back to the hotel for dinner and an overnight stay.
Day 04: Jaipur - Sariska
Today we drive to Sariska National Park with our GeTS holiday guide; who today provides shelter to a large variety of wildlife animals and birds. It is situated in the northern part of the Aravali hills. This was brought under Project Tiger in 1979. Upon arriving Sariska we check into a hotel and after some rest, this Wildlife Tour will take us to Sariska National Park and in the tour you will enjoy the jungle safari in the Tiger Reserve is situated in the northern part of Aravali hills. Here we watch the activities of Sambars, Chital, Nilgais, Chausinghas, Jackals, Wild boars, langurs etc. Spend the night at the resort or in a camp with bon-fire.
Day 05: Sariska - Mandawa
Enjoy tours to the jungles of Sariska with the GeTS holiday representative and come back to the hotel, freshen up and continue your tours to Mandawa in Rajasthan, India. On arrival at Mandawa please check in at a hotel for an overnight stay.
Day 06: Mandawa - Bikaner
See the havelis of Mandawa and drive to Bikaner in the afternoon. Check in at a hotel on arrival and stay there overnight.
Day 07: Bikaner
Today our GeTS holiday guide takes you to Bikaner. It was founded in the year 1488 by Rao Bika, a descendant of Jodha, the founder of Jodhpur. It lies in the north of Rajasthan at an altitude of 237 mts above sea level. Check into an hotel upon arrival and then set out for the site seeing tour. While other cities of Rajasthan are rich in lakes and havelis, Bikaner seems quite bare in that respect. It is famous for its superb fort, camel safaris and Karni Mata temple. The climate in Bikaner is temperate. It is neither too hot nor too cold. Today we have full day sightseeing in Bikaner. We will visit the Junagarh Fort. Junagarh Fort was built during 1571 to 1611 AD. This fort was constructed of red sandstone and marble with kiosks and balconies embellishing the structure at intervals. This imposing Fort and its palaces will be an unforgettable experience for us. We also visit the Karni Mata Temple in Deshnoke, Devi Kund, Shivbari Temple and Havelis of Bikaner. Tour the Camel Breeding Farm, Lallgarh Palace, Junagarh Fort and the Ganga Golden Jubilee Museum. Come back to the hotel for an overnight stay.
Day 08: Bikaner - Khimsar
Drive to Khimsar and visit the Karni Mata Temple and Nagaur Fort en route GeTS Rajasthan tour guide. Check in at a hotel in Khimsar. See the local attractions and stay overnight at the hotel in Khimsar, Rajasthan, India.
Day 09: Khimsar - Jodhpur
Drive to Jodhpur with our GeTS holiday representative and visit the famous Jain temples at Osian known for their architectural designs and the royal cenotaphs at Mandore en route. Check in at a hotel on arrival at Jodhpur, Rajasthan, India. See the Mehrangarh Fort, Jaswant Thada and Sadar Market. Dine and stay overnight at the hotel in Jodhpur, Rajasthan, India.
Day 10: Jodhpur - Delhi or Bombay
You would be driven to either Delhi or Bombay depending upon the direction of your onward journey.