Royal Rajasthan 2010
Duration 08 Nights / 9 Days
6th Nov 2010 - Jaipur - Mandawa (200 Kms 3-4 Hrs Drive)
Board the flight for |aipur. Arrive Jaipur - the "Pink City" of Ra|asthan. Assistance on arrival by our company representative & proceed to Mandawa the "City of Haveli". Traditional welcome & Check-in at the hotel. Later enjoy the Village & Jeep Safari. Evening free at leisure to enjoy the Gala Dinner with Live Traditional Music & Dance show. Puppet Show. Overnight stay at Mandawa.
7th Nov 2010 - Mandawa to Bikaner (190 Kms 3 to 4 Hrs Drive)
After breakfast proceeds to Bikaner - The 'Camel City' of Rajasthan. This royal city contains magnificent Forts and Places in Reddish- pink Sandstone. Visit the Camel research and breeding farm which is one of the largest in the world. On arrival check-in to the hotel. Post Lunch visits The Junagarh Fort, Lal Garh Palace. Dinner & overnight stay at Bikaner.
8th Nov 2010 - Bikaner to Jaisalmer (330Kms 07 to 08 Hrs Drive)
After breakfast proceeds to Jaisalmer - the 'Golden City' of Rajasthan.Enroute visit Desh nok Temple. Arrive Jaisalmer.Assistance on arrival & check- into the hotel.Evening free at leisure to explore the market on your own. Overnight stay at Jaisalmer.
9th Nov 2010 - Sightseeing of Jaisalmer
Today after breakfast day free for local sightseeing visiting Jaisalmer Fort and Jain Temples, Gadisar Lake, Patwon Ki Haveli & Salim Singhji Ki Haveli. Later after lunch evening free to visit Sam Sand Dunes to enjoy Camel Ride in Desert with View of Sunset from the Dunes, as the sky is set on fire & Gala Dinner amidst Rajasthan Musicians Playing Haunting Tunes & Traditional Dance Show. Overnight stay at Jaisalmer.
10th Nov 2010 - Jaisalmer to Manvar (180 Kms 03 to 04 Hrs Drive)
After breakfast proceeds to Manvar. Arrive at Manvar Resort. Post lunch enjoys the Jeep Safari /Village tour which will allow you to share the fascinating culture of these friendly people and show you the beauty and tranquility of the vast deserts. The journey into the desert is an opportunity to come in proximity to village life in one of the harshest conditions of the world. See & climb the untouched sand Dunes followed by Theme Gala Dinner with Folk Dance and Music under the Starlit sky. Overnight stay at MANVAR DESSERT.
11th Nov 2010 - Manvar to Jodhpur (120 Kms Approx 02 Hrs)
After breakfast proceeds to Jodhpur the 'Sun City' of Rajasthan. Jodhpur is the second-largest city in the state of Rajasthan. It was formerly the seat of a princely state of the same name, also known as Marwar. Jodhpur is a popular tourist destination, featuring many beautiful palaces, forts, and temples, apart from a stark, scenic desert landscape. Arrive Jodhpur. Post Lunch visit to The Umaid Bhawan Palace Museum, Mehrangarh Fort & Jaswant Thada. Evening free leisure. Overnight stay at Jodhpur.
12th Nov 2010 -Jodhpur to Jaipur (350 Kms Approx 7 hrs)
After breakfast proceeds to Jaipur the 'Pink City' of Rajasthan. Enroute Visit Pushkar the 'Holy City' of Rajasthan - Brahma Temple - this is said to be the only temple in the world. Lord Brahma is known as the creator of the world as per Hindu mythology. Also Ajmer Sharif Dargah. Arrive Jaipur. Evening free at leisure. Overnight stay at Jaipur.
13th Nov 2010 - Sightseeing of Jaipur.
After breakfast, journey to view the architecture-Amber Fort with its terraces and ramparts reflected in the Maota Lake. Go up the fort on the back of a gaily-caparisoned elephant true of the past The interiors of the fort have various royal halls decorated with intricate ivory, mirror, and Glasswork complemented by exquisite wall paintings. Post lunch venture back into the city tour, visiting the City Palace Museum where you can see an imposing blend of traditional Rajasthani and 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. Also, visit the awe-inspiring Jantar Mantar ( an accurate observatory built in 1726 AD). It also included a photo shoot at the Hawa Mahal (Palace of winds). Evening free to enjoy the Gala/Traditional Dinner. Overnight stay at Jaipur.
14th Nov 2010 - Jaipur to Onward Destinations
After breakfast day free at leisure for individual activities/shopping. Later after lunch transfer to the airport to board the flight for Mumbai. Tour ends with sweet memories of Rajasthan.