This tour is ideal for travellers looking for a two-week long getaway to experience the highlights of India.
The Charm of Rajasthan is something that will fill anyone’s soul with royalty and grandeur. With this tour, you will explore the sweetness of Jodhpur and the grandeur Udaipur along with the historic cities of Delhi, Agra, and Jaipur.
Udaipur is also renowned for royal palaces, colossal forts, heritage museums, beautiful residences, quaint gardens, and revered places of worship. Discover Jodhpur, home of the grand Mehrangarh, this humming city in the Indian state Rajasthan is full of colours, exciting architecture and ancient traditions.
SSR International Airport
3 Hours Before Flight Time
First and foremost, meet our representative upon arrival. After that, drive past the bustling streets of Delhi and check-in.
In other words, Delhi is India’s capital and a major gateway to the country. Furthermore, it is a bustling metropolis which combines in the ancient and the modern. Most importantly, New Delhi also reflects the legacy the British left behind.
To conclude, stay overnight in Delhi.
After breakfast, embark on a full-day tour of Old and New Delhi.
To clarify, this city exists since the 6th century BC. Moreover, it has seen ups and downs from the rule of the Pandavas right up to the British Raj.
Later, visit Jama Masjid. That is to say, it is the largest mosque in India, commissioned by Emperor Shah Jahan. Most importantly, the courtyard of the mosque can hold about 25,000 worshippers.
After that, enjoy a rickshaw ride in Chandni Chowk, the busiest market in Old Delhi. Consequently, it is noisy, chaotic and uniquely Indian. Later, we will drive past Red Fort, constructed during the rule of Emperor Shah Jahan. Furthermore, it served as the residence of Mughal royal family. It continues to be significant till date. To clarify, the Prime Minister delivers a speech every Independence Day from its ramparts.
In the same vein, drive past India Gate, President House and several other government buildings. Moreover, we will head toward Rajghat, Mahatma Gandhi’s memorial. In other words, it is where Mahatma Gandhi was cremated in 1948. Thereafter, visit Humayun’s Tomb, commissioned by Humayun’s wife Hamida Banu Begum in 1562. It was the first garden tomb built in the Indian sub-continent. However, Persians architect used red sandstone on a large scale.
Later, visit Qutub Minar. Likewise, it is the tallest brick minaret in the world.
Lastly, stay overnight in Delhi.
Firstly, drive from Delhi to Agra (210 kms/ approx. 4 hours).
After that, check-in before proceeding on a half-day city tour of the city. Moreover, the Red Fort, commissioned in 1565 by Akbar, is a handsome example of Mughal architecture. Later, visit the Taj Mahal. In other words, it is a mausoleum built as a symbol of Emperor Shah Jehan’s devotion to queen Mumtaz Mahal. Furthermore, its construction took thousands of workers over 21 years to complete. Therefore it is considered an architectural marvel.
To conclude, stay overnight in Agra.
After breakfast, drive to Jaipur (230 km/5 hours). Firtly, visit Fatehpur Sikri. To clarify, it was built by Emperor Akbar. It is home to many historical buildings.
Furthermore, Akbar wanted to make Fatehpur Sikri his headquarters. However, he had to abandon it due to water shortages. Likewise, we will visit the tomb of Sheikh Salim Chishti. It enshrines the burial place of the Sufi. In other words, he is a saint who lived a religious life here. Most importantly, Fatehpur Sikri is currently a UNESCO World heritage site.
After that, drive to Jaipur and check-in. That is to say, it is the gateway to the magnificent and vibrant state of Rajasthan.
Later on, take a stroll in the markets of Jaipur. For instance, find traditional dresses and shoes, curio shops, blue pottery etc.
Lastly, stay overnight in Jaipur
First of all, enjoy a full-day sightseeing trip of Jaipur. In other words, it is also known as the ‘Pink City’. Jaipur is famous for its colorful culture. For example, forts, palaces, and lakes. The old city of Jaipur is pink, which gives it a magical glow. Visit the Amber Fort, a fascinating blend of Hindu and Mughal architecture. The best way to explore the fort is to ride up to on elephant back.
Later, stop to photograph the beautiful Hawa Mahal. To clarify, it is also known as the “Palace of the Winds.” This beautiful façade with its carved latticework windows is made of pink sandstone.
After lunch, visit the City Palace, a synthesis of Rajasthani and Mughal styles.
Later, visit the Jantar Mantar Observatory, comprising geometric devices for measuring time. Moreover, you will visit the Albert Hall, modeled on the Victoria and Albert Museum in London. To clarify, it is a fine example of Indo-Saracenic architecture.
To sum up, sleep in Jaipur.
After breakfast, procedure to Jodhpur (340 kms /6.5 hours). Furthermore, check in to hotel.
After that, spend the rest of the day at leisure.
Lastly, overnight stay in Jodhpur.
Firstly, proceed for a half-day sightseeing trip of Jodhpur. In other words, it is the second largest city in Rajasthan, also called the ‘Sun City’.
Moreover, visit the Mehrangarh Fort. To clarify, this spectacular fort is made from red sandstone. It stands on a perpendicular cliff above the skyline of Jodhpur.
Furthermore, visit Jaswant Thada, a marble cenotaph. In the same vein, built to commemorate Maharaja Jaswant Singh II.
Later, drive past Mandore garden. For example, it showcases cenotaphs of Jodhpur’s former rulers. However, instead of the usual umbrella-shaped cenotaphs, these were built along the lines of a Hindu temple.
After that, spend the rest of the day at leisure.
To conclude, stay overnight in Jodhpur.
After breakfast, proceed to Udaipur (270 kms / approx. 6 hours). Visit the Ranakpur Temples. They are known worldwide for their intricate and superb architectural style. Furthermore, they form one of the five major pilgrimages of the Jains.
Arrival to Udaipur and check in to hotel.
Rest of the day at leisure.
Overnight stay in Udaipur.
Firstly, proceed for full-day tour of Udaipur.
Visit the City Palace, standing on the east bank of Lake Pichola. The complex is a massive series of palaces built at different times from 1559. Moreover, the balconies of the palace provide panoramic views. Lake Palace Hotel and Jag Mandir on one side, and the city of Udaipur on the other. However, the artistic features contribute to making your visit a memorable experience. For instance, the carved ‘chhatris’ are a wonder. Thereafter, visit a picturesque garden, Sahelion ki Bari. Moreover, we will also visit Jagdish Temple. To clarify, it is raised on a tall terrace and was completed in 1651. It attaches a double-storey Mandapa (hall) to a double-storey saandhara. In the evening, enjoy a boat ride on Lake Pichola, which is an artificial freshwater lake. To clarify, it was created in 1362 AD.
Lastly, spend the rest of the day at leisure.
Overnight in Udaipur.
After breakfast, proceed to the airport to board the flight to Delhi. Moreover, you will meet our representative. To clarify, they will transfer to your designated hotel.
To sum up, the rest of the day will is at your own leisure.
Lastly, overnight stay in Delhi.
After breakfast, you will be transferred to Delhi airport for return flight back home.
|City||Nights||Category A||Category B||Category C||Meal plan|
|Delhi||3||Crowne Plaza MV||SK Premium Park||Surya International||Breakfast|
|Agra||1||Crystal Sarovar Premiere||Howard Plaza - The Fern||Taj Vilas||Breakfast|
|Jaipur||2||Holiday Inn City Centre||Park Regis||Leisure Inn Grand Chanakya||Breakfast|
|Jodhpur||2||Indana Palace||Park Plaza||Bijolai Palace||Breakfast|
|Udaipur||2||Radisson Blu Palace Resort & Spa||The Fern Residency||Vishnupriya||Breakfast|