Delhi | Agra | Jaipur | Ranthambore | Kota | Udaipur | Deogarh | Jodhpur | Delhi
A WONDERFUL ITINERARY that introduces you to Royal Rajasthan as a guest in some of its most spectacular forts and palaces. It also takes you into the dense forests of Ranthambore to meet the king of the jungle in his home ground. Both experiences are the stuff family legends are made of. New Delhi, the contemporary manifestation of the many cities that have occupied this site is where you begin. Having toured the gems of her colonial heritage and turned the pages of history to earlier days: Agra is the first halt. The Taj, recognized as a World Heritage Monument is not to be missed, nor is it to be visited hurriedly. A loving tribute to a lady of extraordinary beauty, it has many moods – all of which have to be seen to be appreciated. From there on to Jaipur, the imposing Fort of Amber, gateway to Rajasthan. The Royal Bengal Tiger waits in the shadow of another magnificent fort at Ranthambore. Approach with care – you may not be granted audience though he will make sure he catches a glimpse of you. In contrast a warm welcome awaits in the palaces of Rajasthan. Turbaned family retainers will take care of your every need, wait on your smallest command, even as soft whispers of history echo in the rooms around you.
ITINERARY - 14 nights/ 15 days
DAY 01 ARRIVAL
Reception and welcome at Delhi airport followed by transfer to your hotel.
DAY 02 DELHI
The afternoon tour introduces the capital of the world’s largest democratic republic as well as the colonial and imperial city.
DAY 03 DELHI
Visit old Delhi, the historic Mughal city of Shahjanabad, the Red Fort within the walls of which it was protected, and the busy market of Chandini Chowk.
DAY 04 DELHI ~ AGRA
Drive to Agra this morning. Visit the Taj, then other monuments and return to see the setting sun paint the Taj in fiery hues.
DAY 05 AGRA ~ JAIPUR
En route to Jaipur, explore the abandoned red sandstone city of Fatehpur Sikri. There is also time to make a detour to Bharatpur if you want to.
DAY 06 JAIPUR
Explore Amber fort and Jaipur
DAY 07 JAIPUR ~ RANTHAMBORE
Getting to Ranthambore by the afternoon, an evening safari into the forest is possible if you want to see the jungle prepare for the night that lies ahead.
DAY 08 RANTHAMBORE
The natural beauty and wealth of wildlife within the reserve fill the day.
DAY 09 RANTHAMBORE ~ KOTA
Drive to Kota in the morning so that you have the afternoon to explore.
DAY 10 KOTA ~ UDAIPUR
Bundi’s Taragarh Fort and the palace can be seen en route to the lake city of Udaipur.
DAY 11 UDAIPUR
The morning is devoted to sightseeing. You can also go boating on Lake Pichola.
DAY 12 UDAIPUR ~ DEOGARH
You are a guest of the royal family. Visit the village for a glimpse into rural life.
DAY 13 DEOGARH ~ JODHPUR
Take a break on the way to Jodhpur to admire the intricate ornamentation of the Ranakpur temples. Jodhpur and the imposing fort that overlooks it will be explored in the afternoon.
DAY 14 JODHPUR ~ DELHI
A flight takes you back to Delhi. Relax or shop on this last day.
DAY 15 DEPARTURE
Transfer to the airport in time for your flight out.