9 Nights Itinerary Covering: Delhi - Agra - Jaipur - Jodhpur - Ranakpur - Udaipur - Delhi
Opt for Maharajas Trail Rajasthan, a tour package of 9 nights and 10 days offers you a chance to explore Rajasthan, a world-renowned state of India.
During the tour, you visit popular destinations of this state - Jaipur, Jodhpur, and Udaipur.
Along with this, you also enjoy sightseeing to other important cities of the country- Delhi and Agra. Some of the high points of the itinerary are halts at Fatehpur Sikri and Ranakpur Jain temples.
The first day of your Tour will begin from the capital of India, Delhi. Our IHPL representatives will escort you to your hotel from the Airport/ railway station. Rest for today and prepare your mind for a wonderful journey ahead. The rest of the day is at your leisure. You can stroll around the local market or savour delicious delicacies.
Overnight stay will be at the hotel in Delhi.
Post Breakfast you will proceed from Hotel to enjoy local Sightseeing of New Delhi.
Laxmi Narayan Temple: Popularly Known as Birla Mandir, it's a large Hindu Temple built in 1938 , by the renowned Industrialist Mr. Birla. The architecture style is taken from the state of Odisha.
Qutub Minar: This 72.5 meter victory tower , an excellent example of architecture in Afghanistan has been given World Heritage Site status . QutubMinar was built in the 12th century by QutubuddinAibak.
Bahai Temple: Situated in South Delhi ,Bahai temple is also known as "The Lotus Temple" due to its unique lotus shaped design in Marble. The temple was built in 1987 by the followers of Bahai faith. It is closed on each Monday.
After this drive by the India Gate, Parliament House and Chanakya Puri - area where all the embassies and the high commissions are located.
Red Fort: Built by Shahjahan, the builder of Taj Mahal in Agra, The construction lasted from 1639 to 1648 (Monday Closed) Old Fort: Monday Only. Built in 1648 ,by Shahjahan, who also built the Taj Mahal in Agra .
Rajghat: The simple design of a square platform built in black marble marks the place where Mahatama Gandhi was cremated.
Humayun's Tomb: Built by Humayun's widow, Queen Haji Begum in the sixteenth century, it is supposed to be a prototype of the Taj Mahal.
Come back to Hotel for an overnight Stay in New Delhi.
Begin driving to Agra, after having your breakfast. Once you reach Agra, complete the check- in formalities at your hotel. Later, leave for sightseeing where you cover attractions like the Taj Mahal – one of the Seven Wonders of the World, a beautiful white-marble mausoleum. The other visit of the day is Agra Fort, an amazing architectural masterpiece, also known as Red Fort. In the last, visit the Itmad-ud-daula's Tomb. Staying overnight at the hotel.
On day 4, once you have your breakfast, hit the road to go to Jaipur. On the way, stop at Fatehpur Sikri, the old deserted capital of Mughal Emperor Akbar. Explore its various structures including Jama Masjid, Buland Darwaza, Palace of Jodha Bai, Birbal Bhawan and Panch Mahal. Once you reach Jaipur, you get an assisted transfer to one of our listed hotels. The rest of the day is free for leisure activities such as exploring the local market or relishing the sumptuous food. Stay overnight.
The morning of the 5th day of the tour is for a short-trip to Amber fort where enjoy an elephant ride to go its entrance as it is located on a hilltop. Have lunch and continue with sightseeing including the City Palace that has beautiful courtyards, gardens and other structures which are a perfect blend of Rajasthani and Mughal architecture. The other visits are Jantar Mantar, the Royal Observatory, Ram Niwas Gardens and Hawa Mahal. If time permits, you can shop at the Bazaar etc. Stay overnight.
On the morning of the 6th day, hit the road to go to Jodhpur. Upon arrival, check in at your pre-booked hotel. The day is free for leisure activities where you can stroll around the market, can taste the Rajasthani delicacies, can have a chit-chat with the locals and so on. Stay overnight.
Today, you visit the attractions of Jodhpur. The first visit is the Mehrangarh fort – situated 400 feet above the city, it is one of the largest forts of India. The next visit of the day is Jaswant Thada –an architectural marvel made up of white marble and later, a group of royal cenotaphs. Have lunch at a palace hotel. The other part of the day is for exploring the market where you can shop for fine handicrafts such as embroidered shoes, Jodhpuri pants (breeches), metal knick-knacks, painting, silverware, tie and dye fabrics and more. Stay overnight in Jodhpur.
After breakfast on day 8, start driving towards Udaipur. On the way, you halt at the Ranakpur temples – a well-known Jain pilgrimage center, also referred to as one of the 7 wonders of India. Known as Chaturmukh group of temples, they are every year visited by devotees in large number. Once you reach Udaipur, complete the check-in formalities at your pre-booked hotel. Spend the day at leisure in doing the activities of your interest. Stay overnight.
Post breakfast, the day is fixed for sightseeing. The list of visits of the day include City Palace- a palace complex constructed by Maharaja Udai Sing amidst Lake Pichola, Jagdish Temple- earlier known as the temple of Jagannath Rai that is dedicated to Lord Vishnu, Fateh Sagar Lake- an artificial lake known as the pride of Udaipur, Saheliyon-Ki-Bari –the courtyard of Queen's friends and Bhartiya Lok Kala Mandir – a famous museum housing an amazing collection of Rajasthan's folk articles. In the evening enjoy boat ride in Lake Pichola. Stay overnight.
Today is the last of the tour when you get transferred to the airport to board a flight to Delhi for your onward destination.