Welcome to the Land of the Kings, a fabled realm of maharajas and their majestic forts and lavish palaces. India is littered with splendid ruined bastions, but nowhere will you find fortresses quite as magnificent as those here, rising up imperiously from the desert landscape like fairy-tale mirages of a bygone era.
Here is how you will spend your time
Day 1: Arrival At Jaipur
Meet & Greet on arrival at Jaipur Railway Station / Airport & transfer to hotel. Check-in to hotel. In the evening you can take an optional tour to visit Laxminarayan Temple (Birla Mandir) & Chokhi Dhani – An Ethnic Village Resort.
Back to hotel for overnight stay at Jaipur.
Day 2: Jaipur Sightseeing
After breakfast proceed for full day city tour of Jaipur ,among the highlights to be seen while touring Jaipur include the Amer Fort , City Palace, which is an overwhelming complex of exquisite palaces, gardens and courtyards, decorative art and carved doorways. Walk to the adjacent Jantar Mantar or Astronomical Observatory made by the Maharaja of Jaipur, built in 1726 and is one of the five such astronomical wonders built by Sawai Jai Singh and makes accurate predictions even to this day.
Return to hotel by evening. Rest of the day at leisure. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 3: Jaipur To Ranthambore (170kms/ Approx 3hrs 30minutes)
After breakfast drive to Ranthambore. On arrival, check in and rest of the day at leisure.
Overnight stay at Hotel.
Travel from Jaipur to Ranthambhore National Park
Day 4: Ranthambore To Udaipur (415kms/approx 7hrs)
Early morning visit for Game Drive, return to hotel for breakfast.
Later drive to Udaipur and enroute visit Chittorgarh.
Upon arrival, check in hotel and rest of the day at leisure. Overnight stay at Hotel.
Travel from Ranthambhore National Park to Udaipur
Day 5: Udaipur Sightseeing
After breakfast proceed for half day city tour of Udaipur – visiting the City Palace and Museum. Also see the 17th century Jagdish temple, drive around the Fatehsagar Lake, and visit the Sahelion ki Bari (the Garden for the Maids of Honor), an ornamental pleasure garden with fountains and marble kiosks.
Later ,visit the Bharatiya Lok Kala Mandir or the Folk Art Museum. In the evening ,take a boat ride on the 4 km long and 3 km wide Lake Pichola, which is fringed with hills, palaces, havelis, ghats, embankments and temples and offers spectacular views of the city.
Visit the Jag Mandir Island with its exquisite Gul Mahal Pavilion. Return to hotel for overnight stay.
Udaipur city tour starts with visiting Fateh Sagar, Maharana Pratap Memorial, take a photo stop at Nehru Garden, Sehelion-KI-Bari - Queen's resort for their friends, Sukhadia ...
Day 6: Udaipur To Jodhpur (260kms/approx 4hrs 30minutes)
After breakfast ,drive to Jodhpur and enroute visit Ranakpur.
Upon arrival in Blue City – Jodhpur , transfer to your hotel. Overnight stay at hotel.
Travel from Udaipur to Jodhpur
Day 7: Jodhpur To Jaisalmer (290kms/approx 5hrs)
After breakfast, proceed for half day city tour of Jodhpur.
Visit the Meherangarh Fort, situated on a low sandstone hill. The palace apartments like Sukh Mahal, Phool Mahal, and Sheesh Mahal etc are beautifully decorated and house Jewellery, costumes, armory, palanquins, howdahs and other remnants of the past.
Later drive to Jaisalmer , upon arrival check in to hotel for overnight stay.
Half Day sightseeing covering Mehrangarh Fort - Mehrangarh Fort is one of the most imposing and largest forts not only in Jodhpur but in the whole India. It is a fort that ...
Travel from Jodhpur to Jaisalmer
Day 8: Jaisalmer Sightseeing
After breakfast, leave for the city tour of Jaisalmer.
Visit the famous Havelis (mansions) known for their frescoes. Jaisalmer's strategic position on the camel terrain route bought it great wealth. There are 7 temples in the complex - Chandraprabhu, Parasnath, Shitalnath, Sambhavnath, Shantinath, Kunthunath and Rikhabdev Temple.
In the evening, proceed for the excursion to Sam Sand dunes. Located at a distance of 42 kilometers from Jaisalmer, Sam Sand Dunes is the closest point to witness the total sandy desert.