Rajasthan Forts and Palaces Tour is a 9 nights / 10 days tour package which takes you through the most beautiful destinations of Rajasthan like Delhi, Agra, Jaipur, Udaipur, Jodhpur, Ranakpur & Pushkar. All these destinations promise to leave all spellbound with their beautiful attractions and colorful backdrop during your Rajasthan tour.
Hailed as the ‘Land of Kings’, Rajasthan is dotted with beautiful palaces, colorful culture and great delicacy. Here you can experience the Indian architectural excellence which is blended expertise of Hindu Mughal and Rajputs. Rajasthan is also known for its colorful culture from time immemorial. Nowhere else in the world you will see streets, markets and Bazars so colorful. During this Rajasthan Trip, you get to see the most vibrant places in the country. For more details about this unique journey, check out the detailed itinerary below:
On your arrival in Delhi, our tour representative will meet you at the airport and help you with a guided transfer to your hotel. Check-in at the hotel and enjoy the day as you like. You can visit the Delhi nearby attractions like India Gate or wander around the streets or simply take rest in your hotel.
Munch some tasty breakfast and energize yourself for a day full of excitement and fun. Enjoy your day with a sightseeing tour around this beautiful city. Delhi has a number of attractions that awestruck the tourists and people visiting the capital city, from all across the country, this is why we have included the Delhi sightseeing tour in your Rajasthan Package.
Start your tour with a visit to Laxmi Narayan Temple which is well-known as the Birla Mandir. Later, you can visit attractions like Parliament House, Red Fort, Jama Masjid, Gandhi Memorial, Jantar Mantar and Qutub Minar. All these attractions hold historical importance and showcase the glorious past of the country.
You can also opt to attend the 'Light and Sound' show at Red Fort where the history of the Mughal era is explained through light and sound in an amazing way.
ost sightseeing, return to the hotel for dinner and enjoy a comfortable overnight stay.
This morning, you will take a transfer to the next destination, Agra. Have your breakfast and then leave for Agra. On reaching Agra, check-in at the hotel and freshen up. After taking some rest, leave for a sightseeing tour of Agra. Today you will visit the Agra Fort and Itimad-Ud-Daulah's Tomb. We suggest you visit the Taj Mahal the next day so that you can enjoy the sunrise view of the Taj.
Both the Agra Fort and Itimad-Ud-Daulah's Tomb are famous for their brilliant architecture. Thereafter, return to the hotel and spend the evening at leisure. You can also go out to explore the local market of Agra.
Enjoy an overnight stay at the hotel.
Begin this morning with an alluring view of the Taj Mahal during sunrise. Taj Mahal, one of the Seven Wonders of the World, is the most extravagant monument ever built. After exploring the epitome of love, return to the hotel for breakfast and then check out. Now you will start for Jaipur but en-route we will visit the old deserted town of the Mughal Dynasty, Fatehpur Sikri.
Listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, Fatehpur Sikri was built by Emperor Akbar during the second half of the 16th-century. The city highlights some of the iconic structures of the Mughal era. That includes Jama Masjid, Jodha Bai Palace, Birbal Bhawan, Panch Mahal, and the Buland Darwaza. All are famous for their historical significance and beautiful architectural design. After exploring this abandoned Mughal town you will again start for Jaipur.
On reaching Jaipur, check-in at the hotel and enjoy a comfortable overnight stay in the pink city.
Day 5 of your Rajasthan Itinerary starts with a Jaipur city tour. This colorful city welcomes you with open arms to explore its beautiful attractions. So, begin with an excursion to Amber Fort where you can enjoy elephant rides. View surreal reflection of the fort in the Maota Lake and admire this architectural wonder before heading for Jaipur city tour.
The 'Pink City' Jaipur offers many attractions like City Palace and Hawa Mahal, and Jantar Mantar. The City Palace is known to present a unique amalgam of Rajasthani and Mughal architecture and is adorned with a number of gardens, edifices and courtyards. Next, you will visit Jantar Mantar, the Royal Observatory and Hawa Mahal, a wonderful palace with 953 windows on the outside walls. This palace was built as a Zenana, or women's chambers to allow the Rajput royal ladies to view the everyday street scenes.
In the evening, visit Chokhi Dhani to experience the true color of Rajasthani culture. Chokhi Dhani village is the center of Rajasthani culture and culinary art. View colorful paintings and enjoy folk dance while enjoying some authentic Rajasthani food. You can also visit Bapu Bazar, Johari Bazaar and other local markets to buy authentic and traditional Rajasthani jewelry, clothes, precious gemstone, and wooden souvenirs.
Post sightseeing, return to the hotel for dinner and a comfortable overnight stay.
Today, you will leave for your next destination, Jodhpur. It is one of the best places to visit in Rajasthan. It is known to house royal historic monuments of the country. The city holds immense historical importance and was established in 1459 by the Rathore Dynasty. On reaching Jodhpur, check-in at the hotel and freshen up.
After taking some rest, leave for sightseeing around the palaces, forts, museums, and lakes of Jodhpur. Begin your tour with a visit to the famous Mehrangarh Fort which is one of the largest forts in India. The fort is known to have a collection of musical instruments, palanquins, furniture, and cannons.
Thereafter, you can visit attractions like Kaylana Lake, Phool Mahal, Umaid Bhawan Palace, and Jaswant Thada. All are famous for their unique style and beauty. Kaylana is an artificial lake built by Pratap Singh in 1872. This vast lake attracts Siberian cranes during the winter. Next, you can visit the Phool Mahal Palace. This palace turned heritage hotel is one of the major attractions of the city.
After visiting the different attractions in this beautiful city, return to the hotel for dinner. Stay overnight at the hotel.
After you have your breakfast, it is time to head towards your next destination, Udaipur. Embark on the drive towards Udaipur and visit Ranakpur en-route, which is well-known for its Jain temples.
Ranakpur is one of the five holiest places of the Jain community and one of the top Rajasthan tourist places. The place is set in a remote valley in the Aravalli range and it houses the most prominent Jain temples of the country. All the temples of Ranakpur are believed to have been built in 1439 A.D. After enjoying a unique experience at these temples, head towards Udaipur.
On reaching Udaipur, check-in at the hotel and enjoy the rest of the evening at leisure. Stay overnight at the hotel.
Day 8 of the Royal Rajasthan Tour Package is packed with the most exciting ventures. This morning, after you munch your breakfast, leave for a sightseeing tour to Udaipur. Known as the 'City of Lakes', Udaipur is rich in cultural heritage. The city showcases the imperial Rajput era and takes one back to the glorious past. This beautiful city is also referred to as "Venice of the East". The place has a number of historical monuments, palaces, and forts which are there in the remembrance of Maharana Udai Singh II who founded the city.
Begin your day with a visit to the City Palace, Jagdish Temple, Jag Mandir, and Saheliyon-Ki-Bari. Located on the banks of Lake Pichola, City Palace is an architectural marvel constructed during the Mewar Dynasty. Each painting, antique furniture, exquisite glass mirror & decorative tiles of the palace talk about the glory of Rajput supremacy. Admire the wonderful combination of Medieval, European and Chinese Architecture and head to the next destination Jagdish Temple. Located just outside the palace, Jagdish Temple is dedicated to Lord Vishnu and a major tourist spot in Udaipur. The temple is built in Indo-Aryan architectural style and is in continuous worship since 1651. After seeking the blessings of Lord Vishnu, you will head to a wonderful garden, Saheliyon-Ki-Bari which translates into the 'Garden of Maids'. The garden was a gift from Rana Sangram Singh to his queen and her forty women companions. Adorned with lush green lawns, marble art, and fountains, this beautiful garden offers a breathtaking sight.
After visiting all these attractions, you can visit Bada Bazaar and Mochiwada Bazaar to explore traditional Rajasthani products and try some authentic food. Spend the rest of the evening on the banks of the Lake Pichola which is known as the crown of the city. This beautiful lake enriched with islands, palaces, temples, mansions, Ghats, and restaurants is a major tourist attraction in Udaipur. Go for boating on the lake while enjoying an amazing view of the sunset.
Later, return to the hotel and stay overnight.
This morning, have your breakfast and then leave for Pushkar to enjoy the last set of attractions during your tour of Rajasthan. Pushkar is a holy town in Rajasthan which is known for its picturesque valleys, scenic locations, and pilgrim sites. The place is also known to host the famous camel fair which witnesses lots of tourists. On reaching Pushkar, check-in at the hotel and freshen up.
Thereafter your guide will take you for sightseeing around the place. Visit famous attractions including Apteshwar Temple, Raghunath Mandir, Pushkar Lake, Brahma Temple, and Old Rang Ji Temple. Dedicated to Lord Shiva, Apteshwar Temple receives a flock of tourists due to its exquisite architecture. After exploring the temples head to Pushkar Lake. Surrounded by 52 Ghats and 500 temples, Pushkar Lake is one of the holiest places for the Hindus and believed to cure skin diseases.
After exploring all the sites, return to the hotel for dinner and have a comfortable night stay.
Today after having your farewell breakfast, leave for Delhi. On arrival in Delhi, get off at the railway station/ airport/ bus stand and carry on with your onward journey. The Colorful tour ends here.