Desert tour with Taj Mahal
Welcome Rajasthan tours invite you to travel in Northern India especially to the Place of Kings RAJASTHAN, Royal Castles, Fresco Paintings, Glorious Forts.
Duration : 9 Days / 8 Nights
Location : Rajasthan, India
Departs : Jodhpur Returns to : Jaipur
Visits : Jodhpur, Jaisalmer, Bikaner, Shekhawati, Jaipur, Agra and Delhi.
Tour Itinerary and details - #WJH1011
Day 1: Arrival in Jodhpur
Pickup from Jodhpur Airport / Railway Station / Bus Stand by placard carrying driver and transfer to your respected Hotel. Evening visit Clock Tower and local market of Jodhpur. Overnight stay at hotel.
Tourist Places: Mehrangarh fort, Umaid Bhawan Palace, Jaswant Thada
Day 2: Jodhpur City Tour
After breakfast at hotel visit the Mehrangarh Fort, situated on a low sandstone Hill, including Moti-Mahal and Phool Mahal. Also visit Jaswant Thada, an imposing Marble Memoriam built in 1899 and the museum located in the Umaid Public Gardens. Overnight stay at hotel in Jodhpur.
Day 3: Jodhpur - Jaisalmer
Drive to Jaisalmer. Rest of the Day at leisure. Overnight Jaisalmer.
Tourist Places: Jaisalmer Fort, Patwon ki Haveli, Gadsisar Sagar Lake, Tazia Tower, Sam Sand Dunes.
Day 4: Jaisalmer
Morning visit Jaisalmer. Visit the Fort, Bazars and the old mansions known as "Havelis". People still live in these ancient buildings dating from 12th to 15th century. Every house has exquisite carvings and filigreed work. Evening visit Sum / Khuri for Camel ride and Rajasthani Traditional dinner at Dunes with dance and music. Overnight Jaisalmer.
Day 5: Jaisalmer - Bikaner
Drive to Bikaner. Afternoon tour of this desert city. Bikaner is bolstered by imposing walls and has a 16th century fort housing old palaces, temples and a mosque. Founded by Raja Rai Singh, the fort is distinguished by its long range of 37 pavilions, a line of balconies and aerial windows of varying designs. An enormous arched doorway leads to the Joramal Temple. The royal chapel is Har Mandir where royal weddings and births were once celebrated. Overnight at Bikaner.
Tourist Places: Junagarh Fort, Camel Breeding Farm, Ganga Government Museum, Lalgarh Palace
Day 6: Bikaner - Jaipur
After breakfast drive to Jaipur. On arrival in Jaipur check-in to the hotel. Evening visit Chokhi Dhani for Rajasthani Traditional Dinner with dance and music. Overnight stay at hotel.
Tourist Places: Amber Fort, Jal Mahal, Hawa Mahal, City Palace, Jantar Mantar
Day 7: Jaipur
After breakfast at hotel full day sightseeing of Jaipur visit the Amber Fort by ascending on the back of Elephant -the ancient capital of the State. Visit the Sheesh Mahal or the Hall of Victory glittering with mirrors. Afternoon tour of Jaipur. Jaipur - the capital of Rajasthan was given a colour coat of pink a century ago in honour of a visiting Prince and ever since, it has retained this colour. Built by Maharaja Jai Singh, the notable astronomer, this city is 260 years old. Visit Maharaja's City Palace, & the Observatory . Drive past Hawa Mahal& through the pink rose residential & business areas. Overnight Jaipur.
Day 8: Jaipur - Agra
Drive to Agra visiting Fatehpur Sikri enroute. Fatehpur Sikri is 40 kms from Agra and built by Emperor Akbar in 1569 and abandoned after 15 years due to scarcity of water. See the graceful buildings including the Jama Masjid, Tomb of Salim Chisti, Panch Mahal and other Palaces. Afternoon visit the world famous Taj Mahal built by the Moghul Emperor Shahjehan in 1630 for his Queen Mumtaz Mahal to enshrine her mortal remains. Later visit the Agra Fort containing the Halls of Public and Private Audience. Overnight Agra.
Tourist Places: Fatehpur Sikri Buland Darwaza, Tomb of Salim Chisti, Diwani i Am, Diwan i Khas, Joda Bais House.
Tourist Places: Taj Mahal, Agra Fort, Jama Masjid, Dayal Bagh, Akbar Mausoleum, Octagonal Tower
Day 9: Agra - New Delhi
After breakfast at the hotel drive towards New Delhi. On arrival drop at New Delhi Airport / Railway Station
Excellent value for money
Close encounter with wildlife
Private guide for a more personalized experience
Hotel accommodation for this tour
Hotel which have been tested in the past by us and are good value of money (subject to availability).
City 3 Star Deluxe / Heritage Hotels
Jodhpur - Devi Bhavan / Pal Haveli / Polo Heritage / Similar
Jaisalmer - Fort Rajwada / Nachna Haveli / Similar
Bikaner - Maharaja Ganga Mahal / Bhairon Vilas / Similar
Jaipur - Umaid Mahal / Umaid Bhawan / Umaid Haveli / Similar
Agra - Howards Park Plaza / Taj resorts / Similar
Transport for this Tour
01 to 03 people - Sedan cars - Indian make cars like Toyota Etios or Maruti Swift Dezire with one baggage each
03 to 06 people - SUV cars - Toyota Innova with one baggage each
07 to 10 people - Tempo Traveller with 10 seats
11 to 18 people - Small coaches with 18 seats
19 to 35 people - Coaches with 27 or 35 seats
All the vehicles are air-conditioned
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Included in the Tour
Accommodation on double / twin sharing basis
8 Nights in the above mentioned / similar hotels.
Breakfast in the respected Hotel during the tour.
Camel Ride & Dinner at Sam Sand Dunes, Jaisalmer.
Dinner at Chokhi Dhani, Jaipur.
Elephant Ride at Amber Fort, Jaipur.
All Transfers and Sightseeing throughout the tour by an individual Air Conditioned vehicle with English Speaking Driver.
Driver Accommodation and Food.
Toll Tax and Parking
All currently applicable taxes
Excluded in the Tour
Any kind of personal expenses such as monument Fees, laundry, telephone
bills and alcoholic beverages. Camera fees (still or movie).
Anything not specified in the itinerary.
Entrance charges to places of interest & monuments.
Any flight Charges.
Unspecified meals etc.
Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to
Child below 5 year is free.
No strict dress code is enforced at tour sites. However, please be advised to dress accordingly for places of worship; shorts or sleeveless tops are not recommended.
Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking A moderate amount of walking is involved; comfortable walking shoes and sunglasses/sunscreen are highly recommended.
Elephant Ride remains closed during Navratras.
Pickup and Departure
Pick up from mentioned city Airport, Railway Station or your city hotel.
Drop at mentioned city Airport, Railway Station or your city hotel.
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