Rajasthan Fort - India Tour ( 11 Nights - 12 Days )
This tour gives you a rewarding experience in Rajasthan. Rajasthan with a treasure of history, picturesque architecture and bewitching landscape is an unparalleled destination on the tourist map of India. Rajasthan is not only one of the most beautiful part of India but at the same time the destinations of Rajasthan are associated with glorious & true historical stories making the every day travel a true experience.
Day 01 : Abroad - Delhi
Arrive in Delhi you will meet GeTS Holidays Representative and escort to the hotel by our representatives. A traditional welcome at the hotel is the beginning of a fairy tale journey to India. Overnight at the Hotel.
Day 02 : Old & New Delhi
Soon after a leisurely breakfast take a tour of the city where the elegant buildings recalls that the city was once the gem of the crown of British empire. Experience the repressing busy market of Chandni Chowk, Visit Jama Masjid. Driving along the India Gate, Rashtrapati Bhavan and the Parliament House we will take you to Qutub complex where you can take pleasure in the art and architecture of a minaret built in red sand stone.Grand government buildings, the President’s House, Red fort, Mahatama Gandhi Memorial. Also visit Laxmi Narayan temple popularly known as Birla Temple Akshardham Temple The complex is considered as one of the wonders of modern India. After a day full of fun and shopping return to the hotel for the night stay at Delhi.
Day 03 : Delhi – Agra
Early morning drive to the city of Taj- Agra along with GeTS Holidays Representative. Your breakfast will be on board. On arrival transfer to a hotel. Afternoon visit the Red fort - the rusty and majestic red- sandstone fort of Agra stands on the banks of the river Yamuna and the construction was started by Emperor Akbar in 1566. At the Divan-I-Am (hall of public audience), a colonnaded hall of red-sandstone with a throne alcove of inlaid marble at the back, the Emperor heard public petitions. At the Diwan-I-Khas (hall of private audience) where marble pavilions with floral inlays lend an ethereal ambience, the Emperor sat on his gem-studded peacock Throne and met foreign ambassadors and rulers of friendly kingdoms. Later in the afternoon explore the local market and shop for some of the antiques in brass work and leather. Dinner and overnight in the Hotel.
Morning spend some time at the Agra Fort and have a lifetime experience of viewing the Taj through the arched window, the way Shah Jhan did from a distance of just 2 kms. Proceed for Jaipur by road. En-route visit SikanadaraThe mausoleum of Akbar is situated just four kms from Agra. Commemorated by Akbar, this structure has a perfect blending of Hindu, Christian, Islamic, Buddhist, Jain motifs. Mughal Emperor Akbar built Fatehpur Sikri during 1551 and 1585; its just 37 kms from Agra. The city was planned as Akbar's capital. Made of Red Sandstone, the city affords a gratuitous yet imperial view to the visitor. Mariyum Tomb Dedicated to Mughal Emperor Akabr's wife, Mariyam, this tomb is also made of red Sandstone. Made in 1611 on the Delhi-Agra highway, the carvings on the tomb of Mariyam-us-Zamani are worth treasuring. Return to the hotel for dinner and an overnight stay.
Day 05 : Jaipur City Sightseeing
Morning excursion GeTS holiday escort will take us to the Amber Fort. Enjoy a unique experience of riding a caparisoned elephant from the foothills of the ramparts of the ancient fort. Later visit the Hawa Mahal or "Palace of Winds," Jaipur's central landmark, City Palace, characterized by balconies, tiny windows, cupolas, courtyards & arched entrances & Maharajah's observatory. Come back to the hotel for dinner and an overnight stay.
Day 06 : Jaipur
Tour the monumental attractions of Jaipur with the GeTS Holidays Representative. See the Amber Fort, Jantar Mantar, Hawa Mahal, City Palace, Hall of Victory etc. After sightseeing of Amber visit city palace, Observatory & the glittering bazaars of Jaipur Check in at a hotel on arrival and stay there overnight.
Day 07 : Jaipur -Chhatra Sagar
After breakfast leave for Chhatra Sagar- a beautiful water body nestled between two hillocks. Built as a summer retreat, the lush green lawn, flowering trees and clear waters are like an oasis in the otherwise dry region. You can witness breathtaking views of the setting sun and the Aravalli ranges on the horizon. Come back to the hotel for dinner and an overnight stay.
Enjoy the beauty of the rising sun against the backdrop of the Aravalli ranges. After breakfast leave for Devigarh. Experience the village life of Rajasthan. Also meet with the locals and understand the depths of rural India. Participate and enjoy the cultural show organized in your honor at the village Chaupal. Dinner and Overnight in the Hotel.
Day 09 : Devigarh- Udaipur
After leisure breakfast leave for Udaipur. Hailed as the 'Venice of the East' set amidst the Aravalli hills of South Rajasthan, the city is a most fantastic place for leisure. Enjoy the profusion of marble palaces, lakes, temples, cenotaphs and rugged hills. In the evening enjoy boat riding across Lake Pichola; enjoy the magnificence of the setting sun against the backdrop of the Lake Palace. Come back to the hotel for dinner and an overnight stay.
Day 10 : Udaipur
Morning at leisure Later in the day do visit the narrow and colorful streets of the city it also offers a variety of handcrafted items including dainty folk toys, brightly colored garments, hand-printed textiles, batiks, and tie & dye sarees and fabrics. After this take a tour of City Palace. Located on a high hill, the royal City Palace is surrounded by a crenellated wall. Inside the palace there is a series of balconies, overlapping pavilions, terraces, corridors and hanging gardens that add to its attraction. Lake Palace will surely take you to the olden days. Today it is one of the most reputed luxurious hotels in India. Bharatiya Lok Kala Mandal The museum offers awesome collection of folk dresses, ornaments, puppets, masks, dolls, folk musical instruments and paintings. Return back to the hotel for dinner and an overnight stay.
Day 11 : Udaipur - Delhi
After the breakfast transfer to the Airport with the assistance of GeTs Holidays Tour Guide. The day at leisure for you to explore the city on your own. Visit the famous market lanes of Janpath for some ethnic handicrafts and dresses. You can also shop from the renowned government emporiums in reasonable rates. In the evening enjoy and participate in a cultural show organized at the hotel. Come back to the hotel for dinner and an overnight stay.
Morning at leisure. Today GeTs Holidays Tour Guide takes you to the latest wonder of the city - Morning at leisure. Today GeTs Holidays Tour Guide takes you to the latest wonder of the city - Akshardham Temple - sculptures carved out of stone. Take your time to awe at the charismatic architecture splendor that got its roots from ancient Ajanta Ellora architecture. In the evening a farewell dinner is organized. Late evening we transfer you to the airport for your onward journey. Mid-night: Departure by International Flight to Abroad. Tour Ends.
Hope you had a wonderful and captivating experience of Rajasthan and would come back and also bring your dear and near ones along.