Day 01 Arrive Delhi
Arrive Indira Gandhi International Airport, meet & greet with Traditional Indian welcome. Transfer to hotel.
Delhi stands as the capital of Modern India. Here you can see the mingling of the Old and New India, the ancient and the modern. Very few cities in the world can express such a profusion of architectural styles. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 02 In Delhi
Visit to Old Delhi start the day with a Cycle Rickshaw Puller Ride through Old Delhi. Here you will view Red Fort, the most Opulent Fort and Palace of the Mughal Empire. Also visit Raj Ghat, the memorial site of the Mahatma Gandhi.
New Delhi was designed an "Imperial City" having palatial-sized buildings set amid broad tree-lined avenues punctuated by Mughal style gardens, complete with fountains and shallow pools. Visit to Qutub Minar, drive pass through the Raisina Hill, past the imposing India Gate, Government Buildings, President House and Parliament House. Also visit Sikh Gurudwara Bangla Sahib to see the worship etc. Overnight stay at hotel
Day 03 Delhi - Agra 200 kms/3 hrs
After breakfast drive to Agra - At the time of the Mughal, in the 16th & 17th centuries, Agra was the capital of the grand Mughal Empire. Arrive Agra and check in hotel.
Later visit to Agra Fort built by Akbar the Great and the city. Also visit the tomb of Itmad-ud-Daulah commonly known as baby Taj built by Empress Noor Jehan in the memory of her Father
Evening take Horse cart (Tonga Ride) both way enjoy the Magnificent Taj Mahal – The New 7 wonder of the world and Monument of Love in the warm glow of Sunset, which was built in 1630 by Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan as a tomb for his beloved wife Mumtaz Mahal. Construction of the Taj Mahal began in 1631, and is believed to have taken 18 years to complete, with over 20,000 craftsmen working around the clock. The design and construction is said to be that of the legendary architect, Ustad Ahamad Lahori. Legend has it that once construction was completed, what makes the Taj Mahal unique is its perfect proportions,
distinct femininity, medium of construction and ornamentation. Its marble exterior reflects rose and golden tints at sunrise and sunset, while it is dazzling white during the day. It is impossible to visualize the Taj Mahal in any surrounding others than its paradoxical garden. Paradise, in Islam, is visualized as a lush garden where running streams flow. When the Mughal brought this concept to India they elevated it to heights of Incomparable artistry.
As you drive through the city witness the local life, Shopping and bazaars (markets) and the hustle bustle of everyday India. Overnight stay at hotel
Day 04 Agra – Fatehpur Sikri -Bharatpur
After a leisurely breakfast we drive to Bharatpur. 50 Kms On the way we visit Fatehpur Sikri, a 16th century deserted capital of the Mughals. Late afternoon we arrive in Bharatpur. Today we stay in a haveli (merchant’s mansions) located in the middle of village Pehrasar. Chandra Mahal Haveli is situated 30 kms from Bharatpur in a village originally called Lohagarh but later renamed Peharsar. Legend has it that it was captured in just three hours by Sultan Mahmud. The Haveli was built by rich Muslim nobles in the 1850s and its proximity to the Mughal Durbar is apparent in the architecture which reminds one of Fatehpur Sikri.
Our drive continued to Bharatpur Ghana Bird Sanctuary upon arrival take the cycle rickshaws to the famous Keoladeo Ghana Bird Sanctuary, which is a wonder of the natural world and no less worth seeing than the marble mausoleum of the Taj. Here over 350 species of birds find refuge in the 29 sq. kms of shallow lakes & wood lands of the park. A third of them are migrants many of whom spend winter in Bharatpur before returning to their breeding grounds as far away as Siberia and Central Asia. Overnight stay at hotel
Day 05 Bharatpur – Jaipur 181 kms/4 hrs
Morning countryside drive to Jaipur On today’s drive to Jaipur through the Rajasthani countryside we see villages, woman dressed in the brilliantly colored saris of the region, Camels, Elephants & scenes of rural lives.
Later visit to Sanganer village situated of outskirt of Jaipur Look at the teeming Jain temple from the 17th century and visit the traditional wood block printing, tie and dye fabric, paper factory and blue pottery that make the reputation of the craftsmanship of the city rose. Overnight stay at hotel
Day 06 In Jaipur
After breakfast visit the 17th century fortress of Amber Fort - marvelous example of Rajput architecture with its terraces and ramparts reflected in the Maota Lake below. Go up the fort ascended on Caparisoned Elephant true to the style of the Maharajas of the past. The interiors of the fort have various royal halls decorated with intricate ivory, mirror and glasswork complemented by exquisite wall paintings. As you move between the rooms of this magnificent structure feel the history and visualize the pomp and grandeur of a kingdom never conquered, whose hilltop location is to view various palaces with rooms of stunning beauty including the world’s finest chamber of mirrors
Afternoon visit to the Maharaja City Palace where you can see an imposing blend of traditional Rajasthani & Mughal Art, The museum is resplendent with its collection of robes of royal princes, carpets, an armory of old weapons, miniature paintings portraying court scenes, battle scenes and processions, Jantar Mantar (an accurate observatory built in 1726 A.D.), Birla White Marble temple and Hawa Mahal (Palace of Winds) - a five storied wonder with a spectacular pyramidal facade and overhanging windows with latticed screens, domes and spires. Overnight stay at hotel
Day 07 Jaipur – Samode 42 kms / 1 hr
After breakfast drive to Samode village for nights at the Samode Bagh situated in North West of Jaipur deluxe air conditioned tented accommodation. Built 250 years ago by Rawal Sheo Singh ji, son of the illustrious Pritviraj Singhji of Amber, the Samode Bagh was known as Sheo Niwas Bagh. Modeled on the geometric style of a Mughal garden, members of the Samode Royal family came here to enjoy rare moments of privacy. Later afternoon take the camel safaris around the rugged countryside into villages and fields- into Samode and around. Take a jeep if you will. Drive up to the splendid Samode Palace - ideally dine there or have tea or a drink. Overnight stay at hotel
Day 08 – 09 Samode – Nimaj 150 kms/3 hrs
After a leisurely breakfast we drive to Nimaj. Country side drive Surrounded by lush green fields and vast grazing pastures. Chhatra Sagar, a hundred-year old reservoir with a periphery of about 10 kilometers, is an ideal destination for nature lovers and a perfect getaway from the chaotic city life.
As a hunting preserve of the Nimaj Estate, Chhatra Sagar has witnessed many exciting shikar camps and leisure parties. Today, the campsite, situated on the dam, offers breathtaking views of the sunrise, sunset and the Aravalli ranges on the horizon. The old shooting box - Aodhi has been put to good use as it provides a closer view of the water fowl and birds of prey. Watch the birds, go for nature walks, soak in the fresh air, sit around the bonfire and listen to old folk lore - or be more adventurous and take one of the many safaris on offer. Experience the warm hospitality, and enjoy some truly delicious Indian and traditional Rajasthani meals cooked with farm fresh vegetables in the family kitchen. Relax in the tastefully designed and well-appointed tented accommodation. Each tent has an attached bath with running hot and cold water, and its own private sit out overlooking the lake. Activities Nature walk, Village safari by Jeep/Camel carts, Camel rides, Safaris can be organized: Here we stay as the guests of the local nobles who have contributed lots to nature and the villages nearby. Prime attractions are the village visits along with the visits to henna, chilly and vegetable farms where you witness the real India. Have a dialogue with potters on wheel, shoe makers, the shepherds, the farmers and retire in luxury. Overnight stay at hotel
Day 10 Nimaj - Rohet Garh 95 kms / 1.30 hrs
A short drive this morning brings us to our oasis in the desert. Rohet Garh is the fortified desert home of the descendants of the 16th century Champawat clan of the Rathores. It is located 40 kms from Jodhpur. The colorful arched gateway leads to a compound into which the rooms open. The large spacious rooms are tastefully done up with carved furniture, delicate hand block prints, original paintings and momentous of a bygone era. The dining-hall has a large collection of antique hunting rifles, shields, spearheads, daggers, tiger skins and trophies giving a glimpse into the romantic past when the aristocrats took their hunting very seriously and often centered their lives around their interests. Special Features: A visit to Rohet Garh can also mean an introduction to the life-style of a typical Rajasthani village. Visitors can visit and witness the traditional ceremonies of a Bishnoi village. Camping and encounters with blackbucks are usual features here. Overnight stay at hotel
Day 11 Rohet Garh – Devigarh 238 kms/4.30 hrs
This morning we drive through the beautiful Aravali hills to Devigarh where tradition and hospitality reach zenith upon arrival check in hotel, Remainder of the day to explore the village nearby and rest and relax in the hotel. Overnight stay at hotel
Day 12 Devigarh/Udaipur
This day we take an excursion to Udaipur, a short drive. The morning sightseeing tour of Udaipur includes the City Palace, Jagdish Temple and Sahelion-ki-Bari, a pleasure garden built for the royal maids-of-honour. UDAIPUR is perhaps a unique pre-modern capital which has no fort. Coming to life after the final sacking of Chittoor, Udaipur saw an explosion of building activity- temples, palaces and Havelis. Lake Pichola with its two islands-Jagniwas (now the Lake Palace Hotel) and Jagmandir defines Udaipur. The City Palace towers over the lake. We take a romantic boat ride on the placid waters of Lake Pichola. A special lunch organized at the Lake palace to add to the charm of discovering hospitality in Rajasthan. We return in the evening to Devigarh. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 13 Devigarh – Udaipur - Delhi
This morning is leisure at the Devigarh to unwind and after a leisurely breakfast we start from Devigarh to Udaipur airport to take a afternoon flight to Delhi. On arrival we have day rooms reserved for you at the hotel. You are free for the day. Afternoon say good bye to this fascinating and memorable tour departure transfer to airport to board the flight to Delhi to take connected flight for onward destination.
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