Best of Rajasthan TourDuration: 09 Days
Destinations Covered: Delhi - Udaipur - Ranakpur - Jodhpur - Osian - Jaisalmer - Bikaner - Gajner - Jaipur
Jaipur is the capital of Rajasthan, and Udaipur is known as the Venice of the East. The romanticism of Lake Palace in Udaipur and the Palace of Winds at Jaipur seem to have been the inspiration of the Arabian Night wonders. The major destinations of the desert tour - Jaisalmer and Bikaner, are perfectly complemented by the architectural beauty of the Gajner Palace built in red sandstone.
The Rajasthan at its Best tour also features a trip to the 15th century Jain Temples situated in the Ranakpur valley and camping at Osian, an oasis in the desert of Rajasthan and a significant center of Brahmanical and Jain religions.
Daywise Itinerary for Rajasthan Best Tour:
Day 1: Arrival in Delhi
Early morning, transfer to the airport for flight to Udaipur. Upon arrival, the guests will be met & transferred to the hotel. City tour of Udaipur - The tour will cover the magnificent City Palace the pleasure gardens and a drive around the other nearby lakes. Overnight at hotel.
Day 2: Delhi - Udaipur ( By Air )
After breakfast at the hotel and drive to Udaipur , Overnight at hotel
Day 3: Udaipur - Ranakpur - Jodhpur ( By Surface 260 kms / 5 Hours )
visit Ranakpur known for its 15th century Ranakpur Jain Temples. The most distinctive features are the 29 halls supported by 1444 pillars, of which no two are exactly alike. Late afternoon enjoy a boat cruise on Lake Pichola. and The colossal Mehrangarh Fort built by the founder of the city dominates it to this day. The defense features of the fort are noteworthy. The steep slopes and sudden twists and turns of the fort were designed to make it inaccessible for enemy elephants. The majestic views of indigo house of Brahmins from the fort have earned Jodhpur the title of the Blue city.
Day 4: Jodhpur - Osian - Jaisalmer ( By Surface 285 kms / 6 Hours)
Day 5: Jaisalmer ( By Surface )
After breakfast at the hotel, proceed for city tour of Jaisalmer. Visit this perfect Rajput walled desert city which is like a golden jewel shimmering above the hard sand. Overnight at hotel.
Day 6: Jaisalmer - Bikaner - Gajner ( By Surface By Surface 330 kms / 7 Hours)
After breakfast at the hotel, and drive to Bikaner the Desert City of Rajasthan. You will check in at the hotel, where you will spend the night and then proceed on a sightseeing tour to its golden sand dunes, red sandstone forts and palaces, and temples.
Day 7: Gajner - Jaipur ( By Surface 340 kms / 7 Hours)
Day 8: Jaipur
After your breakfast, you will enjoy a sightseeing tour in this pink city of Rajasthan. In the morning visit the famed Amer Fort, also enjoy an elephant ride ascent to the fort. Later in the day visit the City Palace, Hawa Mahal & Jantar Mantar.
Evening shall be at leisure. Your overnight stay will be in Jaipur.
Day 9: Jaipur - Delhi - Departure (By Surface 265 kms / 5 Hours)
After your breakfast, today you will leave Jaipur for Delhi. Upon your arrival here, you will be transferred to the International airport, from where you will board your flight for onward destination with sweet memories of the tour with TNS Travel.
Note : Please note that lunches & dinner in the tour cost except where mentioned in the itinerary. Monument entrance fees are not included (except where mentioned in the inclusion list) along with personal expenses, shopping, camera, etc. tips, (if any) at places where applicable. The hotel mentioned is subject to availability. The above mentioned tour price is for 2 people traveling together.