You can’t travel through time – except when you visit Rajasthan, a land of forts and palaces in India is a land of superlatives. This glorious destination will take you back to the times when kings ruled and heroes fought wars. From monuments built for love, to palaces for the purple-blooded, you will experience royal lifestyle when you visit Rajasthan.
While in Rajasthan everything here is breathtakingly beautiful, impressive and fascinating, its lofty hills of Aravali, one of the oldest mountain range of the world, the Golden sand dunes of Thar desert, invincible forts and magnificent palaces is able to impress even the most seasoned traveller.
From vibrant bazaars and resplendent fortresses of the pink city Jaipur to the city of lakes Udaipur with its floating palaces and from the camel safari in the sam sand dunes of Thar in Jaisalmer and Bikaner to the abundant wildlife of Ranthambore and Bharatpur, these tastefully crafted Rajasthan packages are a bygone era of elegance pomp and romance.
There is so much in Rajasthan to keep even the fussiest of travelers on their toes.
With experience of more then a decade we at Vardhman Vacations will make your trip to Rajasthan comfortable and hassle free.
Welcome to Vardhman’s ‘Rajasthan Tour’! On arrival in Delhi, you will be met and transferred by our representative to your hotel. Relax for rest of the day.
Overnight at hotel.
Day 2 - Delhi
This morning after a leisurely breakfast we will proceed for the sightseeing of Delhi.
Combined city tour of New Delhi & Old Delhi
Visit Qutab Minar, Humayun’s tomb, Lakshminarayan Temple, a modern Hindu Temple, Parliament House, Government Secretarial Building and Connaught place, the shopping centre of New Delhi.
Visit Red Fort, built in 1648 by Mughal Emperor Shahjehan, Jama Masjid, one of the largest Mosque of India, Raj Ghat and Shanti Vana, the cremation sites of Mahatama Gandhi and Jawaharlal Nehru. Also drive past Chandni Chowk, shopping centre of Old Delhi.
Overnight at hotel.
Day 3: Delhi -Mandawa
After breakfast drive down to Mandawa and check in at the hotel.
Afternoon visit Mandwa, founded in 1755 by Thakur Nawal Singh and still the home of his descendants. See beautiful frescoes, havelis and mansions. Mandawa castle, one of the finest castles of Rajasthan, is now a hotel and house of collections of armories, costumes of ancestors, canons from 1820, ancient coins, numismatic collection and many other interesting items, preserved in a museum.
A walking tour of the painted ‘havelis’ of some of the leading business families of the country.
Overnight at Hotel.
Day 04 - Mandawa-Bikaner
This morning drive down to Bikaner and transfer to hotel.
Bikaner is named after its founder Rao Bikaji in 1488. Long before this, the city was a trade center on the caravan routes from Africa and West Asia. Bikaner’s dominant features are rippling sands and abundant sunshine. The city stands on an elevation, enclosed by a 7 kms. wall, which can be entered from 5 gates. Bikaner City is bolstered by imposing walls and has a 16th century fort housing old palaces, temples and mosque. Founded by Raja Rai Singh, the fort is distinguished by its long range of 37 pavilions, a line of balconies and aerial windows of varying designs. Also visit Lallgarh Palace, the museum, Bhanda Sagar Jain and Deshnoke Rat temple.
DAY 05 - Bikaner-Jaisalmer
Today you drive to the Pokharan Fort
Then continue onward to Jaisalmer- The desert city and check into your hotel.
DAY 06 - Jaisalmer
City tour of Jaisalmer
Visit to sand dunes
Visit the famous forts & Havelies.
DAY 7 - Jaisalmer-Jodhpur
This morning drive to the Jodhpur and check into your hotel.
Rest of the day at leisure.
DAY 8 - Jodhpur
City tour of Jodhpur
Visit the Mehrangarh Fort, situated on a low sandstone hill, including Moti Mahal and Phool Mahal. Also visit Jaswant Thada, an imposing marble memorium built in 1899 and the Museum located in the Umaid Public gardensEnjoy the tour of Jodhpur, which stands as a testimony to the royal magnificence.
DAY 9 - Jodhpur - Jaipur
This morning drive to Jaipur and check into your hotel.
Rest of the day at leisure.
DAY 10 - Jaipur
City tour of Jaipur
This morning you will experience the wonders of this magicial pink city, as you proceed on a tour of Amber fort. Later visit the Jagmandir or the Hall of victory glitterning with mirrors, Maharaja’s City Palace and the Observatory. Drive past Hawa Mahal or the Palace of Winds and through the rose pink residential and business areas of Jaipur.
Optional: Lunch at a Heritage hotel with Tonga ride or explore the market & shop for special bargains!.
DAY 11 - Jaipur-Fatehpur Sikri-Agra
Today you drive to the former capital city of Emperor Akbar
On to Agra
Your exciting day begins with a tour, starting with a visit to Fatehpur Sikri. Then continue onward to Agra and check into your hotAfter breakfast drive to Agra and transfer to hotel.
DAY 12 - Agar - Delhi
City tour of Agra
Visit Taj Mahal (Closed on Every Friday), Red fort & Tomb of Itmad-ud-Daula. Later you will visit a marble gallery – the flagship store in Agra which offers an excellant range of white marble, fashionable wear & exotic wooden articles, truly a one stop shop!
Later drive to Delhi and transfer to Hotel.
DAY 13 - Delhi
In time transfer to Delhi International airport to board the flight for your onward journey to back home with sweet and unforgettable memories of ‘Rajasthan Tour’escorted by Vardhman Vacations.