Duration : Fourteen Nights / Fifteen Days
Places Covered : Delhi – Mandawa – Bikaner – Kimsar – Jaisalmer – Jodhpur – Rohetgarh – Ranakpur – Udaipur – Pushkar – Jaipur – Agra – Delhi
The land of legends itinerary takes a traveller to the wonder voyage of Technicolor Rajasthan where larger than life royalty resides along with magnificent culture amidst the expansive Thar Desert. Stretched over a fortnight, the tour covers major tourist destinations in the heartland of Rajasthan.
Day two : Delhi – Full day city tour of Delhi
First stop is the Red Fort built by Emperor Shah Jehan. Next visit the great mosque – Jama Masjid. Then walk around the lanes of quaint Chandni Chowk. Drive on to see the Mahatma Gandhi memorial at Rajghat before returning to the hotel
Later explore the Qutab Minar- built in 1191 AD. Close by is the famed 2000 year old Iron Pillar. Continue to Mughal Emperor Humayun’s tomb. A drive through Delhi’s tree – lined avenues takes you to India Gate – a memorial to the unknown soldier , the Rashtrapati Bhawan (residence of the President of India).
Day three : – Mandawa
After breakfast proceed for Mandawa ( 250 kms/ 6 hrs). On arrival check-in at the hotel. Afternoon sightseeing tour of Mandawa, dominated by an imposing mirage like fort. This region is famous for its havelis and Shekhawati paintings. Overnight at the hotel
Day four : Bikaner
Drive to Bikaner (164 kms / 3hrs). On arrival check-in at the hotel. Afternoon sightseeing tour of Bikaner. Visit Junagarh Fort with beautiful palaces within. Overnight at the hotel.
Day five : Khimsar
Afternoon breakfast proceed to Khimsar (199 kms / 4 hrs) Enroute visit Deshnok – Karni Mata Rat Temple and Nagaur Fort. On arrival check in at Khimsar Fort. Overnight at the Hotel.
Day six : Jaisalmer
In the Morning drive to Jaisalmer (302 kms / 6 hrs ) via Osian, an oasis with 15 beautifully sculpted Jain and Brahmincial temples. On arrival check- in at the hotel. Overnight at the hotel
Day seven : in Jaisalmer
The highlight of Jaisalmer are the Fort, housing the entire township within its ramparts, Akhaiya Pol, Ganesh Pol, Suraj Pol and Hava Pol. The havelis of Jaisalmer are magnificent and awe – inspiring. In the afternoon, visit the Sam Sand Dunes. Enjoy exciting camel safaris. Various cultural programmers are organized against the backdrop of these fascinating sand dunes. Overnight at the hotel.
Day eight :Jodhpur
Jaisalmer In the Morning drive to Jodhpur (290 kms / 6 hrs) and check in at the hotel. In the afternoon, visit the Mehrangarh Fort and Jaswant Tanda. Overnight at the hotel.
Day nine : Rohetgarh
In the Morning drive to Rohetgarh (50 kms/ 1 hr) On arrival check – in at the hotel. In the afternoon take the Jeep safari to Bishnoi Villages. The 450 year old white turbaned tribe has a distinct way of life. Overnight at the hotel.
Day ten : Ranakpur
After breakfast proceed for Udaipur (266 kms / 6 hrs). Enroute visit the Jain temples at Ranakpur which is one of the five holy places of the Jain community. On arrival check – in at the hotel. Overnight at the hotel.
Day eleven : Udaipur
Today explore Udaipur – the City of Dawn. Visit city Palace, Jagdish Temple, Sahelion Ki-Bari and Bharatiya Lok Kala Museum. In the afternoon, take a boat ride on Lake Pichola. Overnight at the hotel.
Day twelve: Pushkar
Today drive to the holy city of Pushkar 301kms / 7 hrs. On arrival check- in at the hotel. Later visit Pushkar Lake, one of the holiest places of India and site of the Pushkar Mela. Overnight at the hotel.
Day threen : Jaipur
After breakfast proceed for Jaipur (140 kms/ 3 hrs). Later excursion to Amber Fort. Enjoy an elephant ride on the ramparts of the foot. Afternoon sightseeing tour of the Pink City includes the City Palace, Jantar Mantar Observatory and the Hawa Mahal. Overnight at the hotel.
Day forteen : Agra
After breakfast proceed to Agra (232 kms / 5 hrs) visit Fatephur Sikri a fascinating ghost town. On arrival in Agra check-in at the hotel. In the evening visit the magnificent Taj Mahal (Taj Mahal is closed on Fridays).
Day fifteen : Delhi / Onward Destination
Morning city tour of Agra including Agra Fort. Later proceed to Delhi (203 kms/ 5 hrs) via. Sikandra. On arrival transfer to international airport for your flight for onward destination.