Fatehpur_Sikri , Agra
13 Nights / 14 Days
Delhi - Mandawa – Bikaner - Jaisalmer - Jodhpur - Udaipur - Jaipur – Agra - Delhi
Day 1: Reach Delhi
Arrive Delhi and check in to the hotel. Spend the entire day resting at the hotel. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 2: Delhi Sightseeing
After the luxurious breakfast at the hotel, head towards sightseeing. Delhi is known as one of the oldest cities in the entire world. There are a number of forts in this city whose architecture you can witness. Begin your sightseeing with the famous red fort. You will be mesmerized by the brilliant structure built of red sandstone. Various other architectural structures and forts that you witness are Gila Rai Pithora, Mehrauli, Siri, Tughlakabad, Firozadabad, Shergarh, Humayuns tomb, India gate, Iron pillar, Tomb of Imam Zamin, Purana qila, Ala-i-Minar and many more. Return to the hotel after sightseeing. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 3: Delhi to Mandawa (264 kms, 5 hours drive)
After breakfast at the hotel, leave to witness another heritage place Mandawa. Reach Mandawa and check in to the hotel. The Mandawa fort has been attracting several tourists every month. Mandawa is rich in its folk culture and every corner of the fort reveals distinct style of architecture. You will notice the different paintings of Krishna Lord with his cowherds. Different wings in the fort exude different themes and intricate interiors. After witnessing the beautiful Mandawa fort return to the hotel and overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 4: Mandawa to Bikaner (189 Kms, 3 ½ hours drive)
After tasty breakfast at the hotel in Mandawa, leave for Bikaner. After you reach Bikaner check in to the hotel. This location in Rajasthan is famous for its fair and festivals. Any tourist to Bikaner has to take a camel ride. The entire place turns lively with the dance and music. Two things that you should not miss in Bikaner would be attending unusual folk dances and camel safari.
One thing that you can not mist in Bikaner is the Junagarh fort. This is pure architectural beauty built by Mughal Emperor Akbar. Within this fort you will get to visit 37 palaces. The other must see palaces are: Chandra Mahal, Phool Mahal and Karan Mahal. Return to the hotel after a day full of fun at the fair. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 5: Bikaner to Jaisalmer (331 Kms, 5 ½ hours drive)
After breakfast at the hotel in Bikaner, head towards exploring a wonderful city Jaisalmer. Reach jailsamer check in to the hotel and spend the rest of the day relaxing. Overnight stay at the hotel in Jaisalmer.
Day 6: Explore Jailsalmer
After breakfast at the hotel in Jailsalmer leave for exploring this beautiful city. This is known as the 'Golden City' and is closely situated to the Pakistan border. Majority of the inhabitants of this city are Rajputs. Start your day by exploring the famous Jailsalmer fort. The Jaisalmer Fort stands tall narrating its story of glorious past. The main reason this city is known as 'Golden City' is due this Fort. Built out of yellow sand stone this fort produces colorful shades as the sun sets. Return to the hotel and over night stay at the hotel in Jailsalmer.
Day 7: Continue exploring Jailsamer
After royal breakfast at the hotel, leave to explore other places of Jailsalmer. Start your third day in Jailsamer by visiting Patwon – Ki – Haveli, which is located near to the main gate of the fort. This palace has been renovated in sections and display exquisite and intricate carvings on the sandstone wall. Jain Temple, built inside the fort are seven beautiful and curved temples. All the temples are connected with the corridors. Each of the temples is dedicated to Tirthankaras of the Jain Community.
You can even visit the magnificent Godisar Lake. This lake is surrounded by temples and tombs of saints. You can take a calm boat ride. Do not forget to carry bread to feed the catfish.
Day 8: Jaisalmer to Jodhpur (272 Kms, 5 ¼ hours drive)
After breakfast at the hotel in the golden city leave towards exploring another beautiful city Jodhpur. After you reach Jodhpur check in to the hotel and leave to witness the forts and palaces. Mehrangarh Fort is the dominating fort that attract majority of tourists. It has been more than 500 years and yet the fort has not missed to charm a single visitor. It occupies almost an entire hilltop and is enclosed by thick fort walls. There are approximately 7 gates to the fort. This fort is a famous location for shooting Bollywood as well as Hollywood movies. Within this fort you should specially visit Moti Mahal, Sheesha Mahal, Phool Mahal as well as Takhat Mahal. Various other fort and palaces that you should witness in Jodhpur are Umaid Bhawan palace, Jaswant Thada, Mandore, Khejarla fort, Ghanta Ghar etc. Return to the hotel after a tiring day and overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 9: Jodhpur to Udaipur (272 Kms, 5 ½ hours drive)
After luxurious breakfast at the hotel in Jodhpur leave for Udaipur. Reach Udaipur and check in to the hotel. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 10: Explore Udaipur
After royal breakfast at the hotel leave to explore Udaipur. This city is beautifully located around azure lake and hemmed around are lush Aravalli hills. When you drive around the fascinating monuments in Udaipur you will be drenched in beauty and romance. There are ample forts and monuments for your tourist excursions on this stunning landscape. Start your day by visiting Pratap Memorial. Situated on the hilltop this monument overlooks the Fateh Sagar Lake. It is a memorial built as a tribute to local hero Maharana Pratap. City Palace, the real beauty of this palace is elevated at night when the entire place is lit up in golden hues. It is a romantic structure with courtyards, terraces and pavilions. Other forts and palaces that you can visit are Badi Mahal, Durbar Hall, Fatehprakash Palace, Manak Mahal, Zenana Mahal or Women's Palace, Rang Bhawan, Sheesh Mahal and many more attractions.
Day 11: Udaipur to Jaipur (400 Kms, 7 hours drive)
After breakfast at the hotel, leave to explore another city called as pink city, Jaipur. Reach the pink city and check in to the hotel. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 12: Explore Jaipur
After breakfast, leave to explore the pink city. This pink city will instantly take your heart away. Due to various sights and tourist attractions it is known to be major tourist destination in entire India. Start your sightseeing with city palace, this has two palaces – Mubarak Mahal and Chandra Mahal and is like a palace complex in Jaipur. Other forts and palaces to explore are Hawa Mahal, Jal Mahal, Amber Fort, Jaigarh Fort, Nahargarh Fort, Chittaur Garh fort and many more.
Day 13: Jaipur to Agra (238 Kms, 5 ¼ hours drive)
After breakfast, leave to witness the city of love, Agra. Reach Agra and check in to the hotel. Famous as the city of Taj Mahal this city has two more world heritage sites. When you are here you will stumble upon several architectural delights. Do not miss to notice the intricate designing on the architectures and monuments such as Agra Fort, Sikandra Tomb, Itmad-Ud-Daulah's Tomb, Jama Masjid etc. Stay overnight in Agra.
Day 14: Agra to Delhi (207 kms, 4 hours drive) and Departure
After breakfast at the hotel in Agra, leave for the Delhi airport/ Railway station to depart for your home.