Jewels of Rajasthan (10 Days)
To us, Rajasthan is the most rewarding travel destination in India. In this semi-desert state, the highlight of your tour is to visit Raj palaces, wander through blue and pink cities, dine on delectable food and pick up a perfect bargain.
India’s busy street life, tranquil havens, culture shocks and architectural splendors await those who join this tour to a vast and varied India. Hence our 10-day tour includes the three most visited cities in the country’s north-west, namely Delhi, Agra, Jaipur. Accordingly, the three cities form a triangle called “golden” for its extraordinary wealth of cultural and historical splendor on offer in each city. Whats more, good roads and rail link the cities. Seeing that they are a perfect embodiment of India’s cultural, historical and architectural wealth. This is the India of your dreams. Travel back in time on this private tour featuring all major highlights of Rajasthan
At a Glance
Day 1 Arrive Delhi. Transfer to your hotel
Day 2 Travel to Agra.
Day 3 Taj Mahal and Agra Fort tour
Day 4 Continue to Jaipur with a stop in Fatehpur Sikri
Day 5 Full day Jaipur tour incl. Amber Fort on elephant back
Day 6 Morning departure to Jodhpur
Day 7 Jodhpur city tour
Day 8 Onwards to Udaipur.
Day 9 Udaipur city tour and boat lake ride
Day 10 Flight to Delhi for onward/return flight
Rajasthan is a vast land and very different from the other states of India. The province remains deeply rooted in rich culture and glorious past. Undoubtedly, the main tourist attractions comprise of forts, palaces, sand dunes, step-wells and much more. In other words, the state is a permanent stronghold of Indian culture and spirituality, where relics of its golden heritage are carefully preserved. Rajasthan is a treasure house of history. Its spellbinding scenic beauty, ranging from the golden glow of desert landscape to the lofty hills of Aravallis. This exotic land is also a treasure trove of handicrafts and a shopper’s paradise. Certainly, the dances, music, fairs, and festivals of the State have become popular in all corners of the globe.
Rajasthan’s history is prized in its fortifications and several are seen in its parched landscape. The Rajput’s were prolific builders who left behind a legacy of some of the most imposing and magnificent forts and palaces in the world. As a matter of fact, cities, towns, and villages – all had their forts & protective ramparts. It was customary to build the palace within the fort, enclosed within a fortified wall, as seen in Jodhpur and Udaipur. Some forts occupied commanding heights on hills overlooking the city, as in Jodhpur, the entire settlement is within the fortification as an enclosed unit.
Rajasthan is the real home of traditional Maharaja’s. Basically, it is a land packed with Forts and Palaces of Maharaja’s and also home to a large population of tribes. The Bhils and Minas form the largest groups.