Trip Highlights

A walk through the passage of history on Old Delhi
Overnight stays in frescoed havelis - once home to the wealthy merchants
Wildlife Safari and session with Environmentalist in Ranthambore
A cultural performance and a sundowner in the deserts of Jaisalmer
Lessons on Polo
Horse Safari and an introduction to the Marwari horses in India

Trip overview:

Rajasthan is land of colorful culture and traditions. It’s a magical land known for its art, folk music and dances. The royal state of Rajasthan is the home to beautiful palaces and forts.
This hand picked journey is specially designed to show you the real and the colorful shade of North India. Along the way your travellers will tick off many boxes and experience the Indian hospitality. Of course, there will be the iconic Taj Mahal to add to the splendour.

Day 1 (Arrive in Delhi)

On Arrival at Delhi Airport , you will meet an IndeBo representative who will assist you with your transfer to the hotel. After check in, there will be a briefing session about the tour. You will have rest of the day to yourself to relax. Later, enjoy your dinner at the hotel.Overnight in Delhi

Day 2 (A walk down the memory lane)

After your breakfast at the Hotel.You will start the City tour – Rickshaw / Tuk-tuk ride
Visit Chandni Chowk – Volunteer at Gurdwara Shish Ganj Sahib – Khari Baoli (Spice Market) – Jama Masjid.Lunch at Dharmapura Haveli.Post Lunch visits Mandi House for a cultural play.
In evening – visit Connaught Place. This place is situated in the heart of Lutyens Delhi and is a shopper’s paradise. With shops for people of all taste and choice, you can literally shop here till you drop.Dinner at a local restaurant/pub/club in or around Connaught Place (you may also try the special fire/ice paan {betel leaf}).Overnight in Delhi

Day 3 (Havelis and Merchants)

Travel to Churu by Train {an experience we highly recommend}
Check In at “Malji Ka Kamra”- a heritage hotel.Evening Sightseeing of Havelis like
Fresco Painted Havelis – Sethani Ka Johara. One Hour interactive session with locals to learn Papad Making, Lacquer Bangles making, Bikaner pottery, Miniature wood Carvings and Bandhej work.In the evening, walk around the haveli followed by a folk dance & musical performance
Overnight in Churu

Day 4 (Excursion to Heritage Haveli Walk)

Day trip to Mandawa, visit Mandawa Fort, Hanuman Prasad Goenka Haveli, Jhunjhunwala Haveli, Saraf Haveli, Murmuria Haveli, Raghunath Ji Temple, Ladia Haveli, Chokhani Haveli and more.Enjoy your dinner with a live cultural performance.Overnight in Churu

Day 5 (Welcome to the world of Camels)

Journey to Bikaner, on your Bikaner visit Junagarh Fort.On arrival check in at Gajner Palace.Rest of the day at leisure.Enjoy your evening at Gajner Palace.Overnight in Bikaner

Day 6 (Welcome to the Golden City of Jaisalmer)

Early morning transfer to Jaisalmer.Visit Jaisalmer fort, Bada Bagh and Patwon ki Haveli.Enjoy Rait – A spa treatments for rejuvenation of Body , mind & Spirit.Overnight in Jaisalmer

Day 7 (The Great Thar Desert)

Drive to your camp amidst the sand dunes.Enjoy desert camping, desert safari, camel rides and folk music by local artists.Spend the night in the desert, in the middle of sand dunes with open sky – an experience of a lifetime.Overnight in Jaisalmer

Day 8 (The Blue City; a delightful fusion of the Modern and the traditional culture)

Journey to Jodhpur.Visit Mehrangarh fort , one of the largest fort in India; known for its beauty and umaid bhawan palace.Zipping with Firefox at the Mehrangarh fort.Lunch at Chokelao.Restaurant at Mehrangarh Fort.A walk through the old city to explore the local markets
Learn about organic farming followed by a special Rajasthani meal.Overnight in Jodhpur

Day 9 (Discover the Land of Legends)

Journey to Udaipur.In the evening you can either chose to relax by the lake or experience some cultural performances in a castle.Overnight in Udaipur

Day 10 (Get Acquainted with the Remarkable City of Udaipur)

Full day city tour of Udaipur , visit places like; Lake Pichola, City palace of Udaipur, Bagore ki Haveli, jagdish temple, local market.A private visit to the crystal gallery followed by a visit and lunch at the vintage car museum. Overnight in Udaipur

Day 11 (Experience the paradise surrounded by Chambal river island)

You will start your journey Bhainsrorgarh.Stay at Bhainsrorgarh, one of the best heritage hotel in Rajasthan.Try your hand at angling, enjoy a sunset safari; drive to the tribal village, a ride through the countryside in an open air 4X4 through farms of wheat and mustard,
Follow it up with a boat ride in the evening and watch the setting sun with a glass of wine in your hand.Overnight in Bhainsrorgarh

Day 12 (Find the peace of Nature and seek the blessings of Shiva)

In the middle of the journey you will visit the Gadaria Mahadev known for its amazing scenic beauty.After the visit continue with your drive Ranthambore.Enjoy Evening safari with a Wildlife expert.Witness the diverse flora and fauna of the park – tiger and other wildlife like Deer, Indian jackal, wild boars, plenty of birds.Overnight in Ranthambore

Day 13 (The Glow of a Pink City)

Drive to Jaipur.Polo lessons with the Expert.Cycle through a village and learn about the turbans and it’s importance in the Rajasthani culture.Get up-and-close with the locals and participate in their daily chores.Enjoy an elephant/camel ride through the wilderness in the foothills of the Aravalis.End your day with stories of the regal past as you interact with yours hosts over dinner – and a bonfire.Overnight in Jaipur

Day 14 (Beyond the Palace of Winds)

Full day sightseeing of Jaipur city.A guided tour of the City palace, hawa mahal and amer fort (you can do this on an open jeep, a tuk tuk or an air conditioned car).Spend your day with the elephants – feed, bathe, paint and play with them.Overnight in Jaipur

Day 15 (The home of splendid 'Taj Mahal')

Journey to Agra.Hold your breath as you are about to be blown away by the beauty of the Taj Mahal. It looks amazing in the evening and we will time your visit to perfection – as the sun sets into Yamuna in the background.End your day with a view of the city and cup of masala chai on the rooftop of a local family.Overnight in Agra

Day 16 (Agra to Delhi)

Arrive in delhi and transfer to International airport.Room for wash-and-change at the airport before the onward flight
Cities Covered
Delhi
Churu
Mandawa
Bikaner
Jaisalmer
Jodhpur
Udaipur
Bhainsrorgarh
Kota
Ranthambhore
Jaipur
Agra

Hotel Suggestions

New Delhi

Taj Mahal Hotel

Churu

Malji Ka Kamra

Jaisalmer

Suryagarh

Bikaner

Laxmi Niwas Palace

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