MAGNIFICANT & COLOURFUL RAJASTHAN

COLOURFUL RAJASTHAN

Duration: 08 Nights/09 Days

Destinations Covered: Jaipur-Udaipur-Jodhpur-Jaisalmer-Bikaner

DAY 01: ARRIVE JAIPUR

Arrive Jaipur airport / Railway Station and meet our representative & transfer to hotel & relax. Jaipur is also Known as Pink City because many buildings are still washed in Pink, the traditional color of welcome. On arrival check into the hotel & relax. Overnight in Hotel at Jaipur.

DAY 02: JAIPUR SIGHTSEEING

After breakfast enjoy the sightseeing of Jaipur including the 16th century's Amber fort with elephant ride, after that visit the Magnificent City Palace (Royal Museum) built in 1727 by Maharaja Sawai Singh. The Palace complex consist an excellent museum, an armoury, sprawling gardens, buildings and several fine halls, JantarMantar (the Astronomical Observatory) &Hawa Mahal (Palace of Winds). Overnight in Hotel at Jaipur. (Breakfast) /p>

DAY 03: JAIPUR-UDAIPUR (380 Kms / about 7 hrs drive)

After breakfast, we drive to Udaipur, It is set on the edge of three lakes & also known as the "City of Lakes". Undoubtedly one of the most romantic cities in India. On arrival check into the hotel & relax. Overnight in Hotel at Udaipur. (Breakfast)

DAY 04: UDAIPUR-JODHPUR ( 260Kms / 6 Hrs Drive)

After breakfast enjoy the sightseeing of Udaipur including City Palace, Jagdish Temple, Sahelion Ki Bari & Boat Ride in Lake Pichola. Later drive to Jodhpur. On arrival, check in hotel & relax. Overnight in Hotel at Udaipur. (Breakfast)

DAY 05: JODHPUR (290 Km / about 7 hrs drive)

Morning after breakfast, enjoy the sightseeing of Jodhpur with the Mehrangarh Fort (Majestic Fort), one of the most impressive & formidable structures anywhere in India, JaswantThada (also known as Taj Mahal of Jodhpur), a cluster of royal cenotaphs in white marble built in the year 1899 AD in memory of Maharaja Jaswant Singh II. Overnight in Hotel at Jodhpur. (Breakfast)

DAY 06: JODHPUR- JAISALMER (300 Kms / 6 Hrs Drive)

After breakfast drive to Jaisalmer, a famous city for Camels & Sand Dunes. Jaisalmer is also known as "The Golden City" because the town stands on a ridge of yellowish sandstone, Enroute visit a very charming village called "Nevra" which you would struggle to find on a map. In Nevra Village you see the typical Rajasthani people in colorful traditional dresses & their daily rural life style & have opportunities to interact with them and learn about their way of life. You have also the opportunity to see the Rabbits, blackbucks, Dears roaming freely in the area & also enjoy the camel ride in village. You have option for some pretty stunning photos of the sand dunes, Mountains, small lakes & breath taking view of the whole village from the top of the Mountain. On arrival in Jaisalmer, check into the hotel & relax. Overnight in Hotel.

DAY 07: JAISALMER LOCAL SIGHTSEEING – SAM SAND DUNES

Morning after breakfast, start your sightseeing of Jaisalmer including the old town of Jaisalmer & visit Jaisalmer Fort, built in the year 1156 by RawalJaisal. Perched on 80m high hill, housing the entire township within its ramparts, it is the only "Living Fort" in India. Later visit beautifully sculptured Jain Temples of the 12th-15th century & after that visit magnificent Patwon Ki Haveli in the heart of the town & it is virtually the showpiece of Jaisalmer's legendary architectural wealth. Later we drive down 40 km away from Jaisalmer to Sam to take the Camel ride & overnight stay on the Sand Dunes of Sam while the sun is setting down. Overnight in Camp with attach toilet & bathroom.

DAY 08: JAISALMER-BIKANER (330 Kms / 7 Hrs Drive)

Morning after breakfast, drive to Bikaner, a famous Desert city of India. On arrival in Bikaner, check into the hotel & relax. Afternoon start your sightseeing of Bikaner including Junagarh Fort which is richly decorated with mirror work, paintings and outstanding stone carvings, the architectural brilliance of the fort is worth seeing & visit famous Royal residence of ruler of Bikaner, Lallgarh Palace. Overnight in Hotel.

DAY 09: BIKANER-JAIPUR (350 Kms / 7 Hrs Drive)

After breakfast, drive to Jaipur. On arrival in Jaipur, transfer to Airport / Railway Station to board your return flight / Train to onward destination.