DURATION: 17 NIGHTS / 18 DAYS
DETAILED TOUR PROGRAMME
DAY 1: ARRIVE NEW DELHI
Arrive New Delhi airport and meet our representative with garland welcome & transfer to hotel & relax. Late afternoon enjoy the sightseeing with India Gate, famous monument built in memory of soldiers who died in 1st & 2nd World War, Rashtrapati Bhawan (President House), Parliament House & famous Gurudwara Bangla Sahib (Sikh temple). Evening free for your own activities. Overnight in Hotel at Delhi.
DAY 2: DELHI - SARISKA (180 Km / 4-5 hrs drive)
After breakfast drive to Sariska. It is famous for Wildlife sanctuary where you see a large variety of animals and flora & fauna. Located near the Aravalli ranges in Rajasthan, the Sariska Wildlife Sanctuary supports a wide variety of wildlife such as the Rhesus Monkeys, Wild Boar, Chital, Spotted Deer, Bengal Fox, Indian Hare, Tigers & many others. On arrival check into the hotel & relax. Afternoon enjoy the Jeep Safari with naturalist Guide & explore the wildlife of Sanctuary, with excellent opportunity for wildlife watching and photography. Overnight in Hotel at Sariska.
DAY 3: SARISKA – RANTHAMBORE (225 Km/ 6 hrs drive)
Early morning enjoy the Sunrise Jeep Safari in Sanctuary & later back to hotel for breakfast & drive to Ranthambore. On arrival in Ranthambore, check into the hotel & relax.
Late afternoon visit the 10th Century’s Ranthambore Fort and enjoy the short nature walk near to your hotel. Overnight in Hotel at Ranthambore.
DAY 4: RANTHAMBORE
Morning & afternoon do the jungle safari with a naturalist guide in an open canter coach. Overnight in Hotel at Ranthambore. Ranthambore national park; Located in south-east Rajasthan, where the Vindhayas and the Aravalli Hills meet, the Ranthambore National Park is bound by the rivers Chambal, in the south, and Banas, in the north. Characterised by rocky plains, flat hill tops, gentle slopes and precipitous cliffs, covered by dry deciduous forests. Ranthambore is virtually an island rich in flora and fauna in an ocean of villages, farmland and over grazed arid land.
The park boasts of playing host to Royal Bengal Tigers, Leopards, the elusive Carcals, Hyenas, Sloth Bears, Wild Boars, Crocodiles and so on. Besides, there are around 300 species of birds, from the majestic Crested Serpent Eagle to the exotic Golden Oriole.
DAY 5: RANTHAMBORE – BUNDI (130 Km / 3 hrs drive)
Early morning enjoy Jeep Safari with a naturalist Guide and later back to hotel for breakfast. After breakfast drive to Bundi. Bundi is a captivating place, and is amongst one of the few towns in India that is still untouched by modernization and is famous for its bangle maker and brass pottery. On arrival in Bundi, check into the hotel & relax. In the evening take an orientation walk in the town. Overnight in Hotel at Bundi.
DAY 6: BUNDI – SHAHPURA (110 Km / 2-3 hrs drive)
Morning after breakfast, visit the famous Taragarh Fort built in 1354 AD, perched on a thickly wooded hill & magnificent Palace complex of Bundi. Later drive to Shahpura, a beautiful village of Rajasthan situated near Nahar Sagar (Dam). In Shahpura you have a genuine opportunity to meet and live witha Royal Indian family. On arrival check into the hotel & relax. Evening explore the beautiful village. Overnight in Hotel at Shahpura.
DAY 7: SHAHPURA – DEVIGARH (180 Km / 3-4 hrs drive)
After Breakfast drive to Devigarh, a beautiful town in Rajasthan. Nearby 14th century Jain temples in the village of Delwara are a must visit for any lover of history and culture. On arrival check into the resort & relax. Evening free for leisure activities. Overnight in Resort at Devigarh.
DAY 8: DEVIGARH - UDAIPUR- DEVIGARH (40 Km One Way / 1 hrs drive)
After breakfast drive to Udaipur. Udaipur (city of lakes) was founded in the year 1568 by Maharana Udai Singh. Undoubtedly one of the most romantic cities in India. On arrival in Udaipur, enjoy the visit of City Palace the largest palace complex in Rajasthan, comprising many buildings added at different time by various maharajas, ancient Jagdish Temple & in the last enjoy a boat ride around Lake Pichola, it offers spectacular views of the city. Overnight in Resort at Devigarh.
DAY 9: DEVIGARH – LUNI (180 Km / about 4 hrs drive)
After breakfast drive to Luni. On arrival in Luni, check into the heritage hotel Fort Chanwa & relax. In the afternoon enjoy the Village Safari by jeep or Horse. While Safari, you see the blackbucks, Dears roaming freely in the area & meet a local tribe of nature worshipers whose unique culture and fascinating customs make for a very interesting day & you have option for some pretty stunning photos. You are welcomed into people's homes and interacting with them. Get an experience and understand a way of life that takes them closer to their roots. Overnight in Hotel at Luni.
DAY 10: LUNI-JODHPUR - OSIAN (95 km /about 2 hrs drive)
Morning after breakfast drive to Osian. Enroute enjoy the sightseeing of Jodhpur including the visiting the Majestic Mehrangarh Fort. The fort is located in the heart of the old city on 125-metre high & over 5km wide hill. After that visit Jaswant Thada (also known as Taj Mahal of Jodhpur), a cluster of royal cenotaphs in white marble built in the year 1899 AD.
Later drive continue to Osian. On arrival in Osian, check into the Deluxe Camp & relax. Evening is free to explore the famous Jain Temples or drive to visit a very charming village called “Nevra” just 15 Km from Osian. Overnight in Camp at Osian.
DAY 11: OSIAN - JAISALMER (245 km / about 6 hrs drive)
Morning enjoy the camel ride in Sand Dunes. Later drive to Jaisalmer, a famous city for Camels & Sand Dunes. Jaisalmer is also known as “The Golden City” because the town stands on a ridge of yellowish sandstone, crowned by a fort, which contains the palace and several ornate Jain temples. On arrival in Jaisalmer, check into the hotel & relax. Evening free for exploring local markets, men & women are selling their goods in their traditional dress. Overnight in Hotel at Jaisalmer.
DAY 12: JAISALMER - SAM
Morning after breakfast, start your sightseeing of Jaisalmer including the old town of Jaisalmer & visit Jaisalmer Fort, built in the year 1156 by Rawal Jaisal. Perched on 80m high hill, housing the entire township within its ramparts, it is the only "Living Fort" in India. Later visit beautifully sculptured Jain Temples of the 12th-15th century & after that visit magnificent Patwon Ki Haveli in the heart of the town & it is virtually the showpiece of Jaisalmer's legendary architectural wealth. Later we drive down 40 km away from Jaisalmer to Sam to take the Camel ride while the sun setting down experience the night in camp at sand dunes. Overnight in Camp with attach toilet & bathroom.
DAY 13: JAISALMER - GAJNER (310 km / about 7-8 hrs drive)
Morning after breakfast, drive to Gajner. On arrival, check into the Heritage Hotel Gajner Palace & relax. Gajner Palace built on the bank of Gajner Lake & it is an incomparable "Jewel in the Thar Desert”. This palace with its beautiful lake and surrounded wooded areas become the home of different species of migratory birds & wild life. Overnight in Hotel at Gajner.
DAY 14: GAJNER - KHIMSAR (135 km / about 4 hrs drive)
Morning after breakfast drive to Khimsar. On arrival in Khimsar, check into the Grand Heritage hotel Khimsar Fort & relax. Later enjoy the visit of Khimsar fort & Village area around the Fort. Overnight in Hotel at Khimsar.
DAY 15: KHIMSAR - PUSHKAR (150 km / about 4 hrs drive)
Morning after breakfast, drive to Pushkar. Pushkar is famous for its Temples, Lake, Ghats, Sand Dunes and Bazaar. There are small hills on the three side of Pushkar and the deep and beautiful lake on the other, which increase the beauty of Pushkar. On arrival, check into the hotel & relax. Evening enjoy the walk in Colourful Market of Pushkar. Overnight in Hotel at Pushkar.
DAY 16: PUSHKAR - JAIPUR (135 km / about 4 hrs drive)
Morning after breakfast, start your sightseeing of Pushkar including the only Lord Brahma temple in India & Ghats around the Pushkar Lake. Later drive to Jaipur. On arrival in Jaipur, check into the Hotel & relax. Evening free to explore colorful market of Jaipur. Overnight in Hotel at Jaipur.
DAY 17: JAIPUR SIGHTSEEING
After breakfast enjoy the sightseeing of Jaipur (Known as Pink City because many buildings are still washed in Pink, the traditional color of welcome) including the 16th century’s Amber fort with elephant ride, after that visit the Magnificent City Palace (Royal Museum) built in 1727 by Maharaja Sawai Singh, Jantar Mantar (the Astronomical Observatory) & Hawa Mahal (Palace of Winds). Overnight in Hotel at Jaipur.
DAY 18: JAIPUR-DELHI (260 km / about 6 hrs drive)
Morning after breakfast, drive to Delhi. On arrival in Delhi, check into the hotel for day use. Later in the evening transfer to the Airport to board your return flight.