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Day 01 Arrive Delhi

Arrive Delhi. You will be met by our representative at the airport and then transferred to hotel for overnight stay. Delhi is a city that defies a one-line description as the capital of India or as the capital of the world’s largest democracy. Actually, Delhi is India in miniature. Delhi is 32,87,263 sq. km of India’s fantastic variety compressed into 1483 sq. km over the millennia; it has wooed rulers, attracted plunderers, and tried historians with so many details. Today, even as it preserves an enviable heritage, Delhi is a true cosmopolitan city always on the move. Overnight at the hotel.

Day 02 In Delhi

This morning, proceed for city tour of Old & New Delhi visiting includes the Red Fort, Jama Masjid, Chandni Chowk, Delhi Gate, and Raj Ghat and Shanti Vana, the last two being modern structures constructed after India’s Independence in 1947. New Delhi, on the other hand, is a modern city designed by Edwin Lutyens and Herbert Baker. It is a spacious, open city that houses many government buildings and embassies, besides places of historical interest. Notable attractions in New Delhi include the Rashtrapati Bhawan, India Gate, Laxminarayan Temple, Humayun’s Tomb, Purana Quila, Qutab Minar, and Bahai Temple. Overnight at the hotel.

Day 03: Delhi – Swai Madhopur (Shatadbi Express Dep: 1315 hours Arr: 1820 hours)

Morning is at leisure and free for independent activities. Later in time transfer to the airport to board the Shatabdi Express Train for Swai Madhopur. Meet and assist upon arrival and transfer to the hotel. Overnight is at the Lodge / Camp.

Day 04 In Rajasthan

Early morning a Jeep safari into the park, which is one of the finest tiger reserves in the country. Spread over an area of 392 sq. km, the park is characterized by dry deciduous forests sprawling over the Aravalli and Vindhyan ranges. If you are fortunate enough you can also see the tiger strolling in the jungle or near any of the three lakes namely, the Padam Talab, Raj Bagh Talab and Milak Talab. The park also houses some of the rare species of desert creature like the sambhar, chital, nilgai, chinkara, langur, wild boar and peafowl. After the visit return to your accommodation for a late breakfast. Your car is at your disposal hence you may like to spend the afternoon visiting nearby temples and sites. Also visit the Rajasthan fort built by the Chauhan rulers in the 10th century and is regarded as one of the oldest forts of Rajasthan. Due to its strategic location, the fort was ideal to keep the enemy at bay.

The fort is also related to the historical legend of the royal women performing jauhar (self immolation) when the Muslim invader Ala-ud-din Khilji laid siege on this fort in 1303. Temples, tanks, massive gates and huge walls characterize the fort. You will have another opportunity in the afternoon for tiger spotting during your second safari of the day. Overnight is at the lodge / camp.

Day 05 To Jaipur

Early morning jeep safari into the park. Later drive to Jaipur - 148kms, roughly 3 hours. The capital of the state of Rajasthan is popularly known as the 'pink city' as the buildings in its old, walled city are all constructed in pink-colored sandstone. Jaipur owes its name, its foundation and its careful planning to the great warrior-astronomer Maharaja Jai Singh II (1699-1744). He laid out the city with its surrounding walls and six rectangular blocks by principles of town planning set out in an ancient Hindu treatise on architecture. In 1728 he constructed the remarkable observatory, which is still one of Jaipur's central attractions. It is worthwhile spending any leisure time wandering through the bazaars. Jaipur is well known for its beautiful carpets, enamelled ornaments, precious and semi-precious stones, brass ornaments and many other arts and crafts. Arrive and check in at the hotel. Rest of the day is at leisure. Overnight at the hotel.

Day 06 Jaipur

This morning, you will drive 11 kms in the outskirts of the city to visit Amber fort, the ancient capital of the state until 1728. Visit the Kali temple, the hall of victory or Jai Mahal and Jagmandir. You can have the unique experience of traveling on elephant back to and from the top of the hill on which the fort is situated. In the afternoon visit the Observatory, the Palace of Winds and the City Palace and museum. The museum has an interesting textile section, which contains dresses and costumes of the former Maharajas and Maharanis of Jaipur. Late evening, return to your hotel for overnight stay.

Day 07 Jaipur – Bikaner

Morning leave for BIKANER, which was once a major trading post between Africa, West Asia and the Far East. The arts prospered receiving the patronage of a wealthy merchant community. The city is renowned for the best riding camels in the world. Arrive and check in at the hotel. Later visit the Camel Breeding Farms; Junagarh Fort, a formidable structure encircled by a moat and having some beautiful palaces within. Situated at a height of above seven hundred feet above sea level, it towers over the city and can be seen from a distance. The fort and its palaces are profusely decorated with magnificent stone carvings. 30 kms south of Bikaner is the village of Deshnoke, where the famous Mata Karni Temple is situated. The 600-year-old temple is dedicated to Karni Mata, an incarnation of Goddess Durga. The temple plays host to thousands of rats that form the major attraction here. The rats are considered sacred and worshipped accordingly. You have to be very careful while entering the inner sanctum, because it is believed that if you accidentally step on a rat, a gold replica has to be made to compensate for the lost life. Overnight at the hotel.

Day 08 To Jaisalmer

Morning drive to Jaisalmer - a fairy-tale town in the Thar Desert founded about 800 years ago by Rajah Jaisal. The town is surrounded by mighty walls, which seem to grow up out of sun bleached desert sands. In the town center the buildings provide evidence of the Indian stonemasons’ unsurpassed art. In narrow, twisting streets you can visit havelis, the houses of rich merchants with their finely carved filigree facades. Check in at the hotel on arrival. Afternoon is free to walk around in the colorful and bustling bazaars. Overnight at the hotel.

Day 09 In Jaisalmer

Full day is at leisure to explore this fascinating city. Visit the famous Havelis (mansions) known for their frescoes. Also take an excursion to SAM SAND DUNES, where you will enjoy a camel ride and spectacular sunset views, before returning to your hotel. Overnight at the hotel.

Day 10 To Jodhpur

Morning, drive to Jodhpur and check in at the hotel upon arrival. Jodhpur is known for its striking forts, stately palaces and gracious buildings. Rest of the day is at leisure and free. Overnight at the hotel.

Day 11 In Jodhpur

Morning proceed with a city tour of Jodhpur visiting the Mehrangarh Fort. Considered one of India's best forts, this invincible stronghold of the Marwars sits on a steep hill lording over a wonderful view of its surroundings. It is also a beautiful fort and undoubtedly, the jewel of Jodhpur. Intricate latticed windows, elaborately carved panels and elegantly curved porches speak of beauty and taste. No matter what part of the fort you are in, its ambience will leave you in awe and your senses reeling. Take in the sight high up on the rampart where the second largest cannon in Asia rests, the recoil of which requires an area as large as a football field! Later also visit Jaswant Thada. Close to the fort complex, this 19th century cenotaph was built in white marble, in commemoration of Maharaja Jaswant Singh II. Rare portraits of Jodhpur's past rulers are also displayed here. Walk around and savour the intricate work both on the lattices and the doors. The gardens and water tank built in front of the cenotaph provide this place the perfect setting for serenity. Rest of the day is at leisure and free. Overnight at the hotel.

Day 12 To Udaipur

Morning, drive through valleys in the remote and peaceful Aravalli Range to RANAKPUR to visit one of the most important Jain temples in India. This marble complex is noted for the 29 halls supported by 1,444 pillars, each adorned with hundreds of carved figures, no two alike. Continue south, arriving Udaipur, described as the “City of Sunrise” and check in at the hotel upon arrival. Rest of the day enjoy the views from your hotel and admire the beauty of the city. You may take a walking tour on your own through the narrow lanes and back streets of Udaipur up to the Washing Ghats at the lake Pichola. Return to your hotel in the evening or visit one of the local downtown restaurants for an optional dinner. Overnight at the hotel.

Day 13 In Udaipur

Drive around the Fatehsagar Lake, built by Maharana Fateh Singh in 1754 A.D. Visit the Jagdish Temple, the largest and most venerated temple of Udaipur; Sahelion-Ki-Bari, consisting of an ornamental pool with delicately carved cenotaphs of black and white marble and soft stone. Also visit the Maharani’s City Palace, an imposing edifice of granite and marble. Later in the day you can enjoy a two-hour boat-ride on Lake Pichola visiting many Ghats (banks) of washing, bathing etc and enjoy excellent views of the Lake Palace and City Palace. Overnight at the hotel.

Day 14 To Delhi


In time transfer to the airport enable board the flight for Delhi. Meet and assist upon arrival and transfer to the hotel. Rest of the day is at leisure and free. Overnight at the hotel.

Day 15 Leave Delhi

In time transfer to the airport to board your flight for onward destination. End of our services.........






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