Tour Duration: 11N_12D
Places Covered: Jaipur – Bikaner – Jaisalmer – Jodhpur – Ranakpur – Udaipur – Pushkar – Jaipur
Day 1 Jaipur
Arrive at Jaipur Railway Station/Airport, where you will meet by our representative & escorted to Hotel. Day free to explore the pink city by own where you can explore vibrant & colorful bazaars of Jaipur & get a chance to shop for traditional dress materials, handicrafts, Bangles, Jewelry, etc. Overnight at Jaipur.
Day 2 Jaipur
The day begins with the visit of Amer fort in the morning. To reach the entrance of the fort, one can either walk uphill or ride on Elephant back – feeling true royalty. Enroute visit ‘Wind of Palace’ – Hawa Mahal, which was made with the purpose of allowing royal ladies to observe the day to day life & festivals celebrated across the streets without being seen. Afternoon explores City Palace Museum and Jantar Mantar, an astronomical observatory. Overnight at Jaipur.
Day 3 Jaipur – Bikaner
After breakfast, check out & drive towards Bikaner. Enroute visit Mandawa village. Besides Mandawa fort, the village is famous for painted Havelis, which dates back to the 18th century. Arrive Bikaner in Evening. Check-in at the hotel for overnight stay.
Day 4 Bikaner
Bikaner was built by Rao Jodha in 1486 AD, is situated on silk route & was once a major center of trade in the 16th century. After breakfast at the hotel, start exploring Bikaner. Visit 16th century-old magnificent Junagarh fort. Also visit Lalgarh Palace, Deshnok Temple (Rat Temple). Overnight at Bikaner.
Day 5 Bikaner – Jaisalmer
After breakfast, check out from hotel & drive towards Jaisalmer. On the way visit, Pokaran. The major attraction in Pokaran is Baba Ramdev temple & Pokaran Fort. Reach Jaisalmer late afternoon in time to witness sun setting down in the desert. Check-in at the hotel. Overnight at Jaisalmer.
Day 6 Jaisalmer
Today, after breakfast, explore ‘The Golden City’. Visit Jaisalmer fort & various Heritage Havelis. Jaisalmer Fort is a beautiful fusion of Rajput & Mughal architecture. Visit Gadsisar Lake – a rainwater conversation lake which was once the main source of drinking water for the entire city. Late afternoon, visit sand dunes to view sunset & enjoy Camel ride. Overnight at Jaisalmer.
Day 7 Jaisalmer – Jodhpur
Have breakfast at the hotel, Check out & proceed towards Jodhpur. On the way visit, Osiyan, an ancient town which is home to ruined Jain temples, which dates back from 8th to 12th Century. Reach Jodhpur by lunchtime & Check-in at the hotel. Overnight at Jodhpur.
Day 8 Jodhpur – Ranakpur
After breakfast at the hotel, explore the blue city – Jodhpur. Visit Mehrangarh Fort – one of the largest fort in India, including Moti Mahal, Phool Mehal & Sheesh Mahal. Also, visit Jaswant Thada – the beautiful marble cenotaph of Maharaja Jaswant Singh & Mandore Garden. Later continue towards Ranakpur. Reach Ranakpur in Evening. Overnight at Ranakpur.
Day 9 Ranakpur – Udaipur
Have breakfast at the hotel & then explore Jain Temples of Ranakpur. These temples date back to 15th Century & are made up of light color marble. These temples are nothing short of architectural marvels & are dedicated to Tirthankara Adinath. Later continue towards Udaipur. Overnight at Udaipur.
Day 10 Udaipur
Enjoy your day at the most romantic city of ‘Rajasthan’. Visit City Palace – showcasing the grandeur of Rajasthan, Saheliyon ki Bari, Indo-Aryan temple – Jagdish Temple. Visit Bhartiya Lok Kala Museum, Bagore Ki Haveli. During the evening, enjoy sunset & Boat ride at Lake Pichhola. Overnight at Udaipur.
Day 11 Udaipur – Ajmer – Pushkar
Have breakfast at the hotel & then drive towards Pushkar. Enroute visit Ajmer – famous for ‘Dargah of Sufi Saint Moinuddin Chisti’. Continue towards Pushkar. Pushkar is famous for its annual Camel Fair & 14th century-old Brahma Temple – the only temple dedicated to Lord Brahma. Arrive Pushkar during Evening. Overnight at Pushkar.
Day 12 Pushkar – Jaipur
After breakfast, Check out from hotel & drive back to Jaipur. Transferred to Railway Station/Airport as the tour comes to an end with unforgettable memories.