Religious Rajasthan

Religious Rajasthan

Tour Duration: 11N_12D

Places Covered: Jaipur – Bikaner – Jaisalmer – Jodhpur – Ranakpur – Udaipur – Pushkar – Jaipur

Rajasthan, being the biggest state in India, is home to various religions. Its rich heritage & golden tradition has spread across the whole state. Some of the major temples and important religious centres like Pushkar, Nathdwara, Deshnok, Amer exist in this state. Beautifully carved temples, ancient shrines, various dargahs & mosques, spread across Rajasthan, reminds one of the rich diversity of the state.
  • City tour of Jaipur
  • Visit of Mandawa Fort, Junagarh Fort
  • Camel ride at Jaisalmer
  • Visit of Osian & Ranakpur Jain temples
  • Visit Jagdish temple in Udaipur & Ajmer Sharif Dargah at Ajmer

Tour Itinerary

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.