Royal & Princely Rajasthan

14 Nights / 15 Days

Overview

Journey Through the Royal & Princely Rajasthan begin with your arrival in Delhi and then we travel to Agra to see the enchanting “Taj Mahal”- symbol of Love . On the tour you will discover the magic of incredible state of India – Rajasthan – its rich heritage, colorful culture, exciting desert safaris, shining sand-dunes, amazing variety lush forests and varied wildlife. Riding through the former princely states will provide an insight into a majestic world as Rajasthan remains a land still connected to its regal past. Embellished with royal heirlooms of past Maharajas, Jaipur holds majestic palaces, imposing forts and Havelis. Visit the blue city of Jodhpur and ‘City of Lakes’, Udaipur. Stay at the pretty Mihir Garh fort with its open fire places and magical little infinity pool. Watch Leopards roam through the Aravali Hill Range.

Highlights

  • The ISKCON Temple
  • Heritage Walk in Old Delhi
  • Sunrise visit of Taj Mahal
  • Chand Baori Step well
  • Dinner with Dances at Chokhi Dhani
  • Tuk Tuk ride in Jodhpur
  • Camel ride with Dinner at Jaisalmer
  • Mihirgarh Village Safari
  • Game Viewing at Jawai to See Leopards
  • Boat Ride on Lake Pichola in Udaipur
  • Dharohar Dance show
  • Guided tour of Mumbai

New Delhi

Agra

Jaipur

Jodhpur

Jaisalmer

Mihirgarh

Jawai

Udaipur

Mumbai

Tour Route

2 Nights

Delhi

2 Nights

1 Night

Agra

1 Night

2 Nights

Jaipur

2 Nights

1 Night

Jodhpur

1 Night

2 Nights

Jaisalmer

2 Nights

1 Night

Mihirgarh

1 Night

2 Nights

Jawai

2 Nights

2 Nights

Udaipur

2 Nights

1 Night

Mumbai

1 Night

Detailed Itinerary

  • Day 1
  • Day 2
  • Day 3
  • Day 4
  • Day 5
  • Day 6
  • Day 7
  • Day 8
  • Day 9
  • Day 10
  • Day 11
  • Day 12
  • Day 13
  • Day 14
  • Day 15

Arrive Delhi

Today you are met at the Indira Gandhi International Airport Terminal 3 by our guest relation executive with your name placard who would assist you to the Car and then transfer you to your pre booked Hotel

The capital of India, Delhi has been continuously inhabited since the 6th century BCE and has served as a capital of various kingdoms and empires throughout its history.Delhi is a city with a historic old Delhi and the modern New Delhi. From historical monuments to crowded shopping malls, from an extensive network of the modern metro system to Tuk Tuk Rides, Dilli has multiple personalities and is considered to be the city with a heart.

Evening Visit the ISKCON Temple
ISKCON stands for the International Society for Krishna Consciousness and has over 650 Temples and centers of Vedic Value Education across 6 continents of the world. Housing the World’s Largest Bhagavad Gita -Astounding Gita, it stands 2.80 X 2.00 meters tall, weighing 800 Kgs at ISKCON’s Glory of India Museum and Vedic Cultural Center and was inaugurated by the Honourable Prime Minister of India.

Overnight Stay at the Hotel in Delhi

Delhi

After breakfast in the Hotel you are met by your guest relation executive and you will leave for the meeting point to start your Heritage Walk through Old Delhi

The Walk will take you through the streets and bazaars of Old Delhi and experience traditional Indian lifestyles. Visit the Jama Masjid mosque, Red Fort and the Chandni Chowk market. Taste some famous snacks, and enjoy a short ride by rickshaw to the spice market.

Once you have completed your Heritage walk you are met by your driver & guide who will then take you to visit the, Raj Ghat the cremation place of the Father of the Nation Mahatma Gandhi.

Later then proceed on a Private Guided tour of New Delhi visiting Qutab Minar - which is the tallest brick minaret in the world, Humayun's Tomb - This tomb, built in 1570, is of particular cultural significance as it was the first garden-tomb on the Indian subcontinent, India Gate – a war memorial which was built to salute the brave Indian soldiers of the British Army who lost their lives in World War 1, Rastrapati Bhawan or the President’s House and the Parliament Street where you can see various government buildings

After the city tour you return back to the hotel and relax.

Overnight Stay at the Hotel in Delhi

Delhi – Agra (By Private Vehicle 204 Kms, 4 ½ Hrs Drive)

Breakfast in the Hotel and Check Out

Later depart by Private Vehicle for Agra. The capital of the Mughal Empire in the 16th and 17th centuries, Agra is home to three UNESCO world heritage sites: the Taj Mahal, Agra Fort and the ancient city of Fatehpur Sikri; all of which are legacies from Mughal times.

Upon arrival in Agra check in at your pre booked Hotel

Afternoon proceed on a Private Guided city tour of Agra visiting Agra Fort - built near the gardens of the Taj Mahal stands the important 16th-century Mughal monument. Agra Fort was also the headquarters for the Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan, Itmad-Ud-Daulah a beautiful tomb built of red sandstone in the memory of architect of the Taj Mahal

Overnight stay at the Hotel in Agra

Agra – Jaipur (By Private Vehicle 250 Kms, 5-6 Hrs Drive) Via Fatehpursikri & Abhaneri Village

Very early morning visit the Famous Taj Mahal at Sunrise a fine example of the Mughal Architectural Styles is one of the seven Wonders of the Modern World. Built in 1652 by Emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his wife Mumtaz Mahal. Taj Mahal was built in white marble which took 22 Years to build by 20,000 skilled artisans. The Building’s stupendous scale, flawless symmetry, translucent white marble and shimmering reflection in the water channel are truly breathtaking

After viewing Taj Mahal we return to hotel for breakfast

After breakfast depart by Private Vehicle for Jaipur. The famous walled capital city of Rajasthan. Jaipur has been fondly known as the “Pink City” since it was painted pink in 1876 as a sign of the people's hospitality towards the visiting Queen Victoria of England and the Prince of Wales.

Enroute visit to the Fatehpursikri which is a world heritage site and was built by Akbar. It boasts of several palaces, Masjid’s and large halls which denote typical Mughal architecture and also Enroute visit to Abhaneri village -It is situated at a distance of 95 km from Jaipur, on the Jaipur-Agra road. The place is popular for the Chand Baori Step well .It consists of 3,500 narrow steps over 13 stories. It extends approximately 100 ft into the ground making it one of the deepest and largest stepwells in India. Upon arrival in Jaipur check in at your pre booked Hotel

Upon arrival in Jaipur check in at your pre booked Hotel

Overnight stay at the Hotel in Jaipur

Jaipur

Morning Breakfast in the Hotel

Later proceed for a Private guided city tour of Jaipur visiting Amber Fort in the Aravali Hills, which is a super example of Rajput (medieval Hindu) style Architecture. Visit the Sheesh Mahal or the Hall of Victory glittering with mirrors in the Fort. We take the Jeep or the Elephant to reach the entrance to the Amber Fort. Your Guide will then continue the tour of Jaipur with the visit to the Jal Mahal a palace in the middle of the Man Sagar Lake in Jaipur city and from here you will proceed to visit the City Palace and Observatory. The City Palace in the heart of the old city is a blend of Rajasthan and Mughal architecture, the complex has a variety of courtyards, gardens and buildings. The Palace of Winds – Also known as Hawa Mahal, a five-storied structure of pink sandstone has semi-octagonal and delicately honeycombed windows overlooking the main Street of the old city. It was originally built to enable the ladies of the Royal household to watch everyday life

After the tour return back to your Hotel to rest before you are pick up for the Dinner with Dances at Chokhi Dhani. Chokhi Dhani has been the mirror of Rajasthan culture for the last 15 years. Chokhi Dhani started as part of ambiance for a restaurant has over the years, evolved as a tasteful and authentic symbol of ethnic village life of this most colorful state in the country. So much so that the name of Chokhi Dhani has become synonymous with Rajasthani culture throughout the country. Created a home with the backdrop of a Rajasthani village. The display of traditional huts and workmanship will take back to the times when splendor was unpretentious.

Overnight stay at the Hotel in Jaipur

Jaipur – Jodhpur (By Private Vehicle 350 Kms, 6 Hrs Drive)

Breakfast in the Hotel and Check Out
Later depart by Private Vehicle for Jodhpur - the Blue City. Upon arrival in Jodhpur check in at your pre booked Hotel

Later proceed for a Private Guided city tour of Jodhpur. In Jodhpur there are many great fortresses throughout Rajasthan, but nothing like the majestic Mehrangarh Fort, built at a 400 ft. Within this citadel are magnificent palaces with marvelously carved panels, latticed windows and evocative names. These palaces house a fabulous collection of possessions of Indian royalty, including superb collection of palanquins, elephant howdahs, miniature paintings, musical instruments, costumes and furniture.
Below the fort visit the Jaswant Thada, a graceful marble cenotaph built in1899 for Maharajah Jaswant Singh II, and the memorials of other Maharajahs of Jodhpur. On the way back enjoy short tuk tuk ride.

Overnight stay at the Hotel in Jodhpur

Jodhpur - Jaisalmer(By Private Vehicle 285 Kms, 5 Hrs Drive)

Breakfast in the Hotel and Check Out

Later depart by Private Vehicle for Jaisalmer, also called the "Golden City" is the desert city in Rajasthan. It looks like a massive sandcastle rising from the sandy plain. Upon arrival in Jaisalmer check in at your pre booked Hotel

Overnight stay at the Hotel in Jaisalmer

Jaisalmer

Breakfast in the Hotel

Morning proceed for a private guided city tour of Jaisalmer visiting Jaisalmer Fort which is famous for being the largest desert fort in the world. It is situated on the great Thar Desert and has been witness to the many battles, Gadisar Lakea man-made reservoir built in 1367 by Maharawal Gadsi Singh, after whom it is named, Jain Temples another set of architecturally beautiful structures in Jaisalmer. These temples aren’t just places of worship, but of beauty too. The intricate designs on the temple walls are the distinct features of the Jain temples in Jaisalmer, Salim Singh ki Haveli a mansion in Jaisalmer, famous for its architecture. The structure is an 18th-century building which has around 38 beautifully carved balconies. The distinct architecture of the Haveli sets it aside from the other structures of those times and another place to enjoy the marvelous architecture in Jaisalmer is Nathmal Ki Haveli. The beautiful design includes carvings of elephants on the yellow colored stone and other intricate designs on both the interior and exterior walls of the Haveli.

Afternoon around 1600 Hrs you are transferred to Camel boarding point to board 01 –02 Hrs Camel ride with Dinner ( People who do not prefer to ride a Camel may take a Jeep)
Travel to Sand dunes at Sam and enjoy a 01 – 02 hour camel ride across the sands with sunset photo stops along the way. Finish with a buffet dinner at a desert camp accompanied by live folkloric shows.

Evening return back to Hotel for overnight

Overnight stay at the Hotel in Jaisalmer

Jaisalmer – Mihirgarh(By Private Vehicle 320 Kms, 5½ Hrs Drive)

Breakfast in the Hotel and Check Out

Later depart by Private Vehicle for Mihirgarh. The fortress mirrors the architecture of the local villages, with its rounded edges, open fireplaces and alcoves, and the colour of the stone merges seamlessly with the surrounding sand. Mihir Garh stands as a tribute to this land swept by the desert winds and has been designed as an eco-friendly hotel.

Later proceed for Village Safaris – An Excursion into the heart of rural Rajasthan
Showcasing the best of the land, it is a cultural experience, which encompasses all that this region has to offer. From the warm and hospitable people, to the various customs and ceremonies, the local crafts and the abundant wildlife, guests have the rare privilege of being welcomed into people’s homes and interacting with them. They get to experience and understand a way of life that takes them closer to their roots. Guest meet the ‘Premier ecologists of the world’, the Bishnois, who have protected nature for more than 500 years and are responsible for the very survival of species like the Black Buck antelope (India’s most beautiful antelope and a rare and protected species today). They share a beautiful relationship with this special animal, wherein the antelope stays close to Bishnoi habitation, never leaving it, and displays complete trust in the Bishnoi people. Guests also meet the Raikas (shepherds) with their glorious costumes, and the Paliwals and Meghwals,( the Brahmin farmers and weavers.)

Overnight stay at the Hotel in Mihirgarh

Mihirgarh– Jawai (By Private Vehicle 130 Kms, 3 Hrs Drive)

Breakfast in the Hotel and Check Out

Later depart by Private Vehicle for Jawai Leopard Camp. Jawai Leopard Safari Lodge is regarded as a perfect vacation destination resort offering tremendous serenity away from the city life.Jawai Leopard Safari Lodge is the most preferred tourist attraction to roam around in Safari or even a free cycle ride or catch the glimpse of wildlife and specially Leopards.

Overnight stay at the Camp in Jawai Leopard Camp

Jawai

Early Morning and Afternoon Game Drives to see the Wildlife especially the Leopards

Overnight stay at the Camp in Jawai Leopard Camp

Jawai – Udaipur (By Private Vehicle 160 Kms, 3 ½ Hrs Drive)

Breakfast in the Hotel and Check Out

Later depart by Private Vehicle for Udaipur, a beautiful city in Rajasthan famous for its lakes and palaces which was considered as a symbol of Royalty for the past centuries. The city is built on three interconnected lakes the Fateh Sagar Lake, the Pichola Lake and the Swaroop Sagar Lake.

Enroute also visit to Ranakpur visiting Jain Temples. Upon arrival in Udaipur check in at your pre booked Hotel

Evening take a boat trip on the Lake Pichola in a common boat

Overnight stay at the Hotel in Udaipur

Udaipur

Breakfast in the Hotel

This morning with your guide for visit the towering City Palace the largest in Rajasthan, and the Saheliyn ki Bari (Garden of the Maidens) which was laid for a group of forty-eight young women attendants who accompanied a princess to Udaipur as part of her dowry. From here we visit the superb Jagdish Temple noted for its elephant - carvings. This temple is dedicated to Lord Jagannath and is at a great height which can be approached by a long flight of stairs. We later continue our tour and visit to Nagada & Eklingi

Evening experience wonderful Dharohar dance show at Bagore Ki Haveli.
This hour long show takes place in the courtyard called as the Neem Chowk. The beautifully lit up balconies of the Neem chowk add charm to the Haveli setting up a stage for the traditional Rajasthani folk dance and music.The Dharohar Dance Show is very well organized starting with a brief introduction given by a Rajasthani woman dressed in a traditional Rajasthani attire. The performances are preceded by the beating of a drum, blowing of a conch shell and a religious song.The show consists of well choreographed dances ably supported by the musicians playing tabla and harmonium. The women performing the dance wear typical Rajasthani folk costumes with colorful ghagra cholis embodied with glass work and embroidery work.

Overnight stay at the Hotel in Udaipur

Udaipur – Mumbai (By Flight)

Breakfast in the Hotel and Check Out

Our executive will transfer you to Udaipur Airport to board Flight for Mumbai. Upon arrival in Mumbai Airport you are met by our executive and transferred to your pre booked Hotel

Originally a collection of seven islands, the modern city of Mumbai came into being during the mid eighteenth century by reclaiming land from the sea. As well as being the financial and commercial capital of India, Mumbai is also home to the world’s most expensive residential Building

Afternoon proceed on a Private guided tour of the city visiting

GATEWAY OF INDIA - Situated on Apollo Bunder, The Gateway of India was built to commemorate the landing of King George V and Mary in December 1911, Erected in 1924; The Gateway was designed by George Wittet in an Indo Saracenic style with influence from Gujarat. It is built from local sandstone, has a central hall with a low dome and two adjoining side halls also with low domes. The Gateway was the former landing place for passengers entering Mumbai.
RAJABAI TOWER, BOMBAY HIGH COURT, MARINE DRIVE - Eulogized by Bollywood, Marine Drive caresses the seashore from Nariman Point to the foot of the Malabar Hill. Passing Chowpatty Beach, Marine Drive is also famous as the Queen's Necklace. One of the busiest roads in Mumbai, it is also one of the breeziest due to its proximity to the sea, CHOWPATTY BEACH, HANGING GARDEN, MANI BHAVAN, DHOBI GHAT - A unique feature of Mumbai, the dhobi is a traditional laundryman, who will collect your dirty linen, wash it, and return it neatly pressed to your doorstep. All for a pittance. The "laundries" are called "Ghats": row upon row of concrete wash pens, each fitted with its own flogging stone. The clothes are soaked in sudsy water, thrashed on the flogging stones, then tossed into huge vats of boiling starch and hung out to dry. Next they are ironed and piled into neat bundles. The most famous of these Dhobi Ghats is at Saat Rasta near Mahalaxmi Station where almost two hundred dhobis and their families work together in what has always been a hereditary occupation, CHATRAPATI SHIVAJI TERMINUS, FORT - The Fort area in Mumbai is choc-a-bloc with old Victorian, Gothic buildings. An important financial and commercial center this area is always full of activity. The BSE or the Bombay Stock Exchange on Dalal Street is also located in this area
Overnight stay at the Hotel in Mumbai

Leave Mumbai

Breakfast in the Hotel and Checkout

Our guest relation executive will assist and transfer you to Mumbai International Airport to board Flight for Onward Journey

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Pricing*

– £ 2695 / US$ 3890 per person for a minimum of 2 travellers on a twin or double sharing basis.
– £895 / $1235 for single room supplement.

Price Valid till 30th April 2023 , Prices Quoted in Sterling Pounds & US Dollars & based in Standard Hotels

Included

  • Accommodation on Twin / Double Sharing basis
  • Daily Breakfast
  • Mihirgarh and Jawai on Full Board Basis
  • Private Transfers
  • City Sightseeing
  • Air Conditioned Private Car with Driver
  • Local English Speaking Guide
  • Entrances to Monuments
  • Two Game Drives by shared jeep in Jawai
  • Domestic Flight as per Program
  • GST

Not Included

  • International Flight
  • Insurance
  • Expenses of Personal nature
  • Meals -Lunch and Dinner (except Mihirgarh and Jawai)
  • Camera and Video charges
  • Tips
  • Visa Charges

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  2. Prices valid upto 30th April 2023.
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  4. Local taxes apply.

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