Rajasthan Forts and Palace Tour:-( 17 Days / 16 Nights)
Delhi - Samode – Nawalgarh-Mandawa - Gajner - Bikaner - Jaisalmer - Rohet – Ranakpur- Kumbhalgarh -Udaipur - Deogarh - Jaipur - Bharatpur - Agra – Delhi
01 Day – Delhi :-On arrival at Delhi International Airport of Incredible India, Cicerone India Tours representative will assist you to transfer to hotel, check-in at hotel with a warm traditional welcome. Afternoon combined sightseeing tour of Old & New Delhi that covers Qutub Minar, India Gate (war memorial), President's House, Parliament House, Secretariat Building, Rajghat, Shanti Vana (the cremation sites of Mahatma Gandhi and Jawaharlal Nehru), Jama Masjid, Red fort and Chandni Chowk. Overnight stay at hotel.
02 Day – Samode: -After breakfast to drive for Samode, arrive in Samode and check in to Hotel and relax. After visit samode. Samode is a small village famous for its haveli and fort. Samode is very close to the beautiful green Aravali hills. Samode is also famous for its beautiful Samode palace and garden. The best way to explore Samode is on the top of a camel, during the day time. This gives the travelers a good idea of the surrounding countryside. Over night at the Hotel.
03 Day- Nawalgarh/ Mandawa:-After breakfast to drive for Mandawa, on the way visit Nawalgarh, arrive in Mandawa check in to Hotel and relax. Shekhawati lies in the North east region of Rajasthan and is the homeland of marwaris. The marwaris form one of the most important merchant and business groups in India. Later after having a small break we visit the grand havellis of the Shekhawati area. The marwaris enjoyed protection by Maharajas and many of them built grand havellis. The havellis are mansions, elaborately and attractively decorated with a strong main entrance. The walls are often covered with murals, local legends and religious scenes from Hindu Mythology.Overnight at the Hotel.
04 Day – Bikaner/ Gajner:-After breakfast drive to Gajner, on the way visit Bikaner, arrive in Gajner and check in to Hotel and relax. Built on the shores of the Gajner Lake, the red sandstone architecture of the Gajner Palace contrasts sharply with the blue skies above and the abundant greenery of the Palace. Its historic suites are well appointed with four-poster beds, period furniture and mirrors. The Fireplace evokes a cozy feel of the English manor. Overnight at the Hotel.
05 Day- Jaisalmer:-After breakfast we drive to Jaisalmer, arrive in Jaisalmer and check in to Hotel. Jaisalmer is famous for its carved havellis (grand mansions). In medieval times, its prosperity was due to its location on the main trade route linking India to Egypt, Arabia, Africa and the West. Jaisalmer is a marvel of beautiful culture and this city remains one of the most exotic city not only in Rajasthan but in the whole of India.Overnight at the Hotel.
06 Day – Khuri/ Jaisalmer:-After breakfast to move city sight seining Jaisalmer's crenellated golden sandstone walls and its narrow streets lined with exquisitely carved buildings makes this city unique. Some of the visitors called this city “a living museum”. We have a walk through the old city and visit the Fort and the Jain temple. In the afternoon we drive around 40 km away from Jaisalmer to Sam dunes where we enjoy the sunset before we drive back to Jaisalme.Overnight at the Hotel.
07 Day- Jodhpur:-After breakfast to drive for Jodhpur, arrive in Jodhpur check in to Hotel and relax. After visit the Mehrangarh Fort (majestic fort). Mehrangarh Fort is built on a steep hill and is among the best in India with exquisitely latticed windows in residential apartments within. We also visit the Jaswant Thada, a royal cenotaph built in white marble. In the evening we have a walk through the Bazaars of Jodhpur.Overnight at the Hotel.
08 Day- Rohetgarh:-After breakfast we drive to Rohet, arrive in Rohet check in to Hotel and relax. Letter you visit Rohet Garh, ancestral family home…a majestic fort located 40km from Jodhpur that overlooks a lake covered with lotus flowers…walled enclosure leading to a bright lawned garden. Overnight at the Hotel.
09 Day – Ranakpur/Kumbhalgarh/Udaipur:- After having breakfast we drive to Udaipur. On the way visit Ranakpur and Kumbhalgarh. Udaipur is called the romantic city of Rajasthan. A city built around shimmering, clear, blue water lakes which reflect the green hills of the Arrival ranges. Arrival in Udaipur checks in to Hotel and relaxes. Overnight at the Hotel.
10 Day – Udaipur:- After breakfast, proceed to visit City palace that overlooks Pichola Lake and other sightseeing places like Jagdish Temple, Day at your own, Overnight stay at hotel.
11 Day – Deogarh:- After breakfast to drive for Deogarh, arrive in Deogarh check in to Hotel and relax. The Rawat', chief of Deogarh, was one of sixteen umraos (feudal barons) entitled to wait upon the Maharana of Udaipur, the capital of Mewar. These type of feudal estates, called 'Thikanas' were sanctioned by the ruling Maharana to a nobleman either due to blood relationship or for an act of bravery. Deogarh is also has famous school of miniature painting. Some Deogarh miniatures are in the personal collection of the present Rawat Sahib. Frescoes of this art form can also be seen on the fort walls.Overnight at hotel.
12 Day – Chitaurgarh/Jaipur:-After breakfast drive to Jaipur, on the way visit Chitaurgarh fort, The Chittaur Fort is the best known fort in Rajasthan. Its origins are traced to the Pandavas of Mahabharata. It is said that Bhima, one of the Pandava brothers, built the fort. Standing on 180 meters high hill, the fort covers an area of 700 Acres. Inside it is the Meera and Khumba Shyam Temple. It is associated with Meera, a mystic poetess devoted to Lord Krishna whose life and bhajans have become part of the folklore and literary traditions of the region and several parts of India.leter proceed for Jaipur, arrive in Jaipur and check in to Hotel and relax.overnight at Hotel
13 Day- Amber /Jaipur:- After breakfast leave for Amber Fort and enjoy caparisoned Elephant ride to visit its magnificent palace and halls, ity tour of the fabled city Jaipur covering City Palace (take a glimpse of the largest silver urn in the world), Museum.Overnight at the Hotel.
14 Day – Bharatpur:- After breakfast to drive for Bharatpur. Bharatpur has its fame due to Keoladeo Birds National Park or Bharatpur Bird Sanctuary. Bharatpur was earlier a duck shooting resort of the Maharaja. In Bharatpur we will visit the Bharatpur Bird Sanctuary. This park with its 375 species is one of the best water bird sanctuary in the world. In winter there are many migratory birds from the northern hemisphere including the rare Siberian crane.overnight at the Hotel.
15 Day:-Agra:-After breakfast to drive for Agra, on the way visit Fatehpur sikri, arrive in Agra check in to Hotel and relax.
16 Day - Delhi:- After breakfast visit Agra Fort, Et ma Dulah after we proceed to visit the most beautiful monument of India, the Taj Mahal, an enduring monument to love, with a continually fulfilling beauty. It was built by the Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan between 1631-52, as a tomb and memorial to his beloved wife Mumtaz Mahal (Jewel of the Palace). Arrive in Delhi check in to Hotel and relax.
17 Day – Departure:- Departure on ward flight for next destination