Rajasthan Forts Palaces Tour
Destination : Jaipur - Bikaner - Jaisalmer - Jodhpur - Ranakpur - Udaipur
Duration : 09 Nights - 10 Days
Day 01: Jaipur arrival
Upon arrival airport or railway station, you will be received by Colourful Indian Holidays representative & transferred to hotel. Relax & overnight at hotel.
Day 02: Jaipur
After breakfast excursion to Amber Fort: Amber Fort is situated in Amber, the ancient capital of the Kachhwaha Rajputs on a hillside overlooking Maotha lake. A beautiful complex of palaces, halls, stairways, pillared pavilions, and temples built by Maharaja Man Singh I & enjoy Elephant ride bottom to top of the hill. Afternoon city tour visit City Palace: The main palace is an imposing blend of traditional Rajasthani and Mughal art and architecture, Jantar Mantar: The Jantar Mantar is a re-phrasal of the Sanskrit word yantra mantra which mean instruments and formulae & Hawa Mahal: This five-story, pyramid-shaped structure endorse 953 small peepholes, each with tiny lattice worked (jali) pink windows and arched roofs with hanging cornices. Rest of the day free for individual activities. Overnight at hotel.
Day 03: Jaipur - Bikaner drive (350 Km)
Breakfast at hotel and drive to Bikaner, check into hotel for 01 night stay. Afternoon sightseeing of Bikaner visit Junagarh Fort: It is an unassailable fortress, which had never been conquered. Built in 1593 A.D. by Raja Rai Singh, one of the most distinguished generals in the army of Emperor Akbar, the fort is a formidable structure encircled by a moat. Lallgarh Palace: This architecture is a fusion ofRajput, Mughal and European architecture & Camel breeding farm: which is only one of its kinds in Asia. Overnight at hotel.
Day 04: Bikaner - Jaisalmer drive (330 Km)
Breakfast at hotel and later drive to Jaisalmer, upon arrival check-in into hotel for 02 nights stay. Rest of the day free on own. Overnight at hotel.
Day 05: Jaisalmer
Breakfast at hotel and later proceed to fullday sightseeing of Jaisalmer Fort: The Jaisalmer fort, known as Sonar Quila or the Golden fort, rises from the sand and merges with the golden hues of the desert ambience. Salim Singh ki Haveli: This haveli is actually worth seeing from outside only. It was built in the first half of the 18th century and a part of it is still occupied. Patwon ki Haveli: A group of apartments, this is one of the largest and most elaborate of Havelis in Jaisalmer and stands in a narrow lane. It is five storeys high and is extensively carved & Gadisar Lake: This is a rain water conservation lake built by Maharawal Gadsi in 14th century. Itwas once the main source of drinking water for the entire town of Jaisalmer. Evening experience the camel ride & Sunset at Sam Sand Dunes. Overnight at hotel.
Day 06: Jaisalmer - Jodhpur drive (300 Km)
After breakfast drive to Jodhpur, upon arrival visit Mehrangarh Fort, Jaswant Thada. Relax & overnight at Jodhpur.
Day 07: Jodhpur - Ranakpur drive (160 Km)
Morning breakfast at hotel and later drive to Ranakpur. Check into hotel for 01 night stay and afternoon visit Ranakpur Jain Templs (98 Km from Udaipur): Ranakpur is widely known for its marble Jain temple, and for a much older Sun Temple which lies opposite the former. The dating of this temple is controversial but it is largely considered to be anywhere between the late 14th to mid-15th centuries. Overnight at Ranakpur.
Day 08: Ranakpur - Udaipur drive (100 Km)
Breakfast at hotel and later drive to Udaipur, en route visit Kumbhalgarh Fort, later continue drive to Udaipur, check into hotel for 02 nights stay. Evening free for on own. Overnight at Udaipur.
Day 09: Udaipur
After breakfast visit City Palace, Saheliyon ki Bari, Bhartiya Lok Kala Mandal, & Jagdish. Evening enjoy the boat ride on Lake Pichola. Overnight at hotel.
Day 10: Udaipur – Onward journey
After breakfast departure transfer to Udaipur airport or railway station for back to onward journey.