Our Rajasthan Tour with Varanasi of 14 nights and 15 days is a complete journey through northern India which has been planned to reveal the highlights of this fascinatingly diverse region. Drenched up many different facets of Indian culture, this immersive tour will begin by exploring the splendid capital city of India, followed by the ancient and holy city of Varanasi after reaching in Agra – residence of the world’s preferred monument to love; the Taj Mahal. Continue your trip by exploring what we do best – the majestic state of Rajasthan, whose enthralling history is told in countless legends and evidenced by its towering forts and remarkable scenery. Take your time to drench into the rich heritage and splendid architecture of Jaipur and Jodhpur and enjoy wild Bengal tigers in Ranthambhore National Park. The easy-going lake city, Udaipur is the just right place to explore with its fairy-tale like palaces and romantic lakes. No two points on this culturally-rich trip are alike and together they span many centuries of Indian history; forming the background to familiar sight events such as the birth of Buddhism, Mughal invasion and rule, epic Rajput battles and British imperialism. Nevertheless, this tour is merely an offer to share a flavour of the possibilities and simply a beginning point when planning your tailor-made Rajasthan tour – we can create any number of refinements until we’ve made your ideal experience.
Tour Duration : ( 14 Nights / 15 Days )
Destinations Covered : Delhi - Jodhpur - Jaisalmer - Rohet - Udaipur - Jaipur - Agra - Varanasi – Delhi
Day 1: Arrival at Delhi
After arrival at Delhi Airport, meet and transfer to hotels in Delhi. Check-in at the hotel. The rest of the day is to be spent at leisure. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 2: Delhi
Morning after breakfast, move out on a city tour to Delhi, visit major tourist attractions like Birla Mandir, Qutab Minar, Red Fort, India Gate, the Jama Masjid, Humanyun Tomb, and President’s House. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 3: Delhi - Jodhpur
Morning breakfast transfer to airport to board a flight for Jodhpur. Jodhpur- “The Sun City”. The city is bestowed with mesmerizing and scenic landscapes. On reaching Jodhpur, check-in at one of our enlisted hotels. After taking some rest, embark on an excursion to beautiful forts and palaces including the Mehrangarh fort, Umaid Bhavan Palace, Jaswant Thada and the Raj Ka Bag Palace. Post lunch visit other tourist landmarks in Jodhpur including the Government Museum and the beautiful Umed Garden. Return to the hotel in the evening for overnight stay.
Day 4: Jodhpur – Jaisalmer (285 km / 5 hrs)
After breakfast, start your road journey for the ‘Golden city’ Jaisalmer. On the way, visit the beautiful town of Osian and the Khichan village. Osian is a beautiful ancient town, which is popular for being a desert retreat. It also has some beautifully-carved Jain temples. The next visit is to the Khichan Village, around 35 km from Osian. Visit the Khichan bird sanctuary here, known for welcoming several colorful migratory birds. Enjoy bird watching. The sanctuary is home to 3 kinds of birds called Kurjan, Karkara and Kunch. Later, continue your journey. As you reach Jaislamer, complete the check-in formalities at the hotel. The rest of the day is free for shopping at the local bazaars. Stay overnight at the hotel.
Day 5: Jaisalmer
Morning breakfast, leave for city tour, Jaisalmer is also popular for its havelis. Pay a visit to Salim Singhji Ki Haveli and Nathmal ki Haveli which are most striking amongst the other Jaisalmer havelis. After lunch, explore the other major tourist attractions like the Jain Temples, Bada Bagh, Government Museum, Folklore Museum and the Amar Sagar Lake. In the evening you have the option of witnessing the Gadsisar Lake to observe migratory birds from close quarters or Witness an exotic sunset against the Sam sand Dunes on a camel ride. Enjoy a comfortable overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 6: Jaisalmer - Rohetgarh
Morning after breakfast, drive to Rohetgarh from Jaisalmer. Rohet is a small settlement of Bishnoi community. On arriving Rohet, check-in at one of listed hotels. In the afternoon enjoy the jeep safari at Rohet Villages. Night stay at the hotel.
Day 7: Rohet - Udaipur
Post breakfast, drive straight to Udaipur “Venice of the East”. On arrival check-in at hotels, Rest and relax for the day. In the evening enjoy boat ride at the Pichola Lake. Also visit the Lake Palace, one of the finest examples of architectural and cultural marvel. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 8: Udaipur
Morning breakfast, embark on a city tour of Udaipur. Visit some of the major tourist hotspots covering the City Palace Museum, Sahelion Ki Bari, Bhartiya Lok Kala Mandal, Folk Art Museum and Jagdish Temple. In the evening visit the The grand City Palace on the banks of the lake along with the Monsoon Palace on the hill above that enhances the beauty of this magnificent city. Enjoy comfortable overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 9: Udaipur- Jaipur (450 km / 7 hrs)
Morning breakfast, leave for Jaipur by road. Upon arrival check-in at hotel,later in the day explore the major tourist attractions of the city including the Jal Mahal, Jaigarh Fort, Central Museum and Birla Mandir. Overnight stay is arranged at the hotel.
Day 10: Jaipur
The next day begins with an excursion to the Amber Fort which is accompanied with the exciting joy ride on an elephant. The afternoon remains busy with the city tour featuring City Palace along with the Royal Observatory and Hawal Mahal. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 11: Jaipur – Agra (250 km / 5 hrs)
Morning breakfast, leave for Agra by road. En route visit Fathepur Sikri and explore places like Salim Chisti's Tomb, Jama Masjid, Panch Mahal etc. Later in the day visit the Itmad-ud-Daula's Tomb that provides the visitors with some interesting insight into Mughal architecture. Another must watch architectural wonder, is The Red Fort that is frequented by hundreds of visitors every day. In the evening visit the Oswal Emporium where they have a mini Taj Mahal inside their showroom. It took 10 years in building this mini replica of the Taj. One may also the free light and sound show depicting the eras of Taj Mahal. Enjoy an overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 12: Agra – Varanasi
Early morning visit the beauty of Taj Mahal – “the seventh wonder of the world”at the time of sunrise, and fall in love with its beauty for a lifetime. This alluring white marble monument with intricate designs in its interiors never fails to enchant a visitor. Later visit the Pearl Mosque and the Tomb of Itamad-ud-Daula built by Empress Noorjehan in memory of her father. Evening transfer to Agra railway station to board a train to Varanasi for an overnight journey.
Day 13: Varanasi
Next morning enjoy the boat ride in the holy river Ganges on a visit to bathing Ghats. Later in the day pay a visit to the Stupa, the Buddhist temple and the Museum. Later in the day enjoy a City tour of Varanasi which would cover places like the Bharat Mata Temple, Tulsi Manas Temple and the Alamgir temple. In the evening you have the option of exploring the Banaras Hindu University for visiting the Art Gallery and the Mosque of Mughal Emperor Aurangazeb. Night at the hotel.
Day 14: Varanasi - Delhi - by flight
In the morning, get transferred to Varanasi airport, to board a flight to Delhi. On arrival, check-in at hotel. Rest and relax for the day. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 15: Delhi drop
Next morning, get transferred to the Delhi airport to board a flight for onward journey.