Duration: 13 Nights / 14 Days Programme
Places to Visit: New Delhi – Udaipur - Jodhpur - Jaipur – Ranthambhore - Bharatpur – Agra – New Delhi – Fly Back Home
Day one : Arrive Delhi
Kms/Hrs(Aprox.) - Flight
Delhi the money of India, is a historical town, which attracts the travelers as a result of its historic past. This city is one of the oldest town with a lot of monuments and temples which are a sight to watch. Any visitor’s pay a visit to to this town will go incomplete without having a go to to those historical locations. Delhi is actually a 1000 many years old metropolis with wonderful market areas which fancy of a lot of exquisite stuff which is worth having a glimpse of. When you arrive at the airport in New Delhi you'll be obtained by the associates of Naturel Safari who'll then take you towards the Resort. Overnight at New Delhi.
Day two : In New Delhi
Early morning: Go to the Old City of Delhi to determine the historic Red Fort and also the Jama Masjid, India’s largest mosque from the outdoors. See the colourful bazaar of Chandni Chowk and get a cycle rickshaw trip by means of the again streets of Old Delhi to obtain a first hand knowledge from the hustle and bustle of this conventional city. This trip by means of the tiny by-lanes will be most interesting. Return towards the resort for lunch or eat at an interesting restaurant in city
Afternoon: Check out New Delhi, viewing the Qutab Minar, a tower of victory built within the 12th century and India Gate - the war memorial. Generate previous the Rashtrapathi Bhawan, the residence in the President of India, the homes of Parliament as well as the Government Secretariat buildings. Overnight in Delhi
Day 3 : New Delhi - Udaipur
Kms/Hrs(Aprox.) - Flight
Soon after breakfast transfer to airport to board a flight to Udaipur On Arrival Check into hotel. Overnight in Udaipur.
Udaipur is called the Venice with the east. It's also referred to as the town of lakes. The Lake Palace on Jag Niwas Island inside the center of Pichola Lakes will be the best illustration of its architectural and cultural explosion. The grand Metropolis Palace around the financial institutions from the lake compliments the palace in addition to the Monsoon Palace (Sajjan Garh) on the hill previously mentioned. Udaipur can also be the centre for carrying out arts, craft and its famed miniature paintings.The Shilp Gram festival is actually a center of attraction in the course of the period
Day four : In Udaipur
Morning right after breakfast visit the city Palace and wander through its lovely rooms & apartments, before heading to the magnificent Sahelion-ki-Bari Gardens, developed by Maharana Sangram within the 18th century and commonly known as the Garden of Maidens. Overnight at Udaipur
Day 5 : In Udaipur
Kms/Hrs(Aprox.) - 260 /5
Morning soon after breakfast drive to Joadhpur 260kms /5hrs generate.
This bustling desert city could be the second largest metropolis in Rajasthan following Jaipur and has landscape dominated through the massive Meherangarh Fort topping a sheer rocky ridge.
The old metropolis is fenced by 10 km prolonged wall with eight Gates leading out of it. The new town is outdoors the walled metropolis. Rao Jodha, a chief in the Rathore clan, founded the city in 1459 and it is named right after him.
Overnight at Jodhpur
Day 6 : In Jodhpur
This early morning, you may enjoy an excursion to check out the Bishnoi villages, recognized for their interesting philosophy for living.
Again in 1485, Jambeshwar observed that famine was the outcome of deforestation in the region. He formulated a list of 29 rules to live by to avoid disasters such as this, these rules formed the base with the Bishnoi philosophy (Bishnoi implies 29 in Hindi). Afternoon metropolis tour of Jodhpur including Mehran Grah Fortin and Town Museum and Umed Bhawan Palace. The Umaid Bhawan Palace was completed in 1943 and may be the greatest residence in the world. Named right after Maharaja Umaid Singh, grandfather in the current Maharaja of Jodhpur the palace was prolonged the principal residence with the Jodhpur royal family. This hotel is nothing short of spectacular from the outdoors and equally lavish on the within. Needless to say, your every need is cater to at the Umaid Bhawan Palace.
Day 7 : Jodhpur - Jaipur
Kms/Hrs(Aprox.) - 330/6
Morning after breakfast drive to Jaipur 330 kms /6 hrs drive. Jaipur - the funds of Rajasthan, is colour washed pink - the colour associated with hospitality in Rajput culture. This Pink Metropolis of fairy tale palaces, rugged fortresses perched on barren hills and broad avenues, is picturesque. The very first planned metropolis of its time, Jaipur is encircled by a formidable wall. Overnight in Jaipur.
Day 8 : In Jaipur
Morning proceed on an excursion to Amber Fort with an Elephant trip upto the top in the Fort. Drive past Hawa Mahal, known popularly because the Palace of Winds, is actually a facade developed for the Ladies with the Royal household in the 19th century. The Amber Fortin, the money of the erstwhile State of Jaipur until 1728 is perched on a hill. It has halls of Public and Private audience, a Sheesh Mahal (hall of mirrors) various marble palaces that are marvelous examples of ancient Rajput architecture. The Temple of Amba (Mother Goddess), the patron deity in the Royal family is at the entrance towards the palace. Journey an elephant to ascend the hill on which the Fort is situated.
Return to the city in the afternoon enroute visiting the town Palace - the former royal residence constructed in a blend of Rajasthani and Mughal styles which homes a museum with a superb collection of Rajasthani costumes and armoury from the Mughals and Rajputs, including swords of different shapes and sizes with ornate handles. It has an art gallery with an exceptional collection of miniature paintings, carpets, royal paraphernalia and rare astronomical works in Arabic, Persian, Latin and Sanskrit. Also check out the Jantar Mantar - an astrological and astronomical observatory constructed by Maharaja Jai Singh within the 18th century, that is remarkable for its accuracy even inside the present times. Overnight in Jaipur
Day 9 : Jaipur - Ranthambhore
Kms/Hrs(Aprox.) - 180/ three
Morning following breakfast generate to Ranthambhore National Park. Lunch and afternoon game drive towards the National Park. Dinner and overnight at Resort
With an area of 400 sq. km encompassing rocky hill crests which descend to open valleys between the Aravalli and Vindhya ranges, dotted with water pools and fruit trees, this park gets its name from the thousand year previous fortress, which looms over the forest. Properly recognized for that diurnal activity of tigers, Ranthambore is a quite special and unusual area where a natural present meets a historical previous. Sambar, cheetal, chinkara, nilgai and languor. The elusive leopard and tigers are found in this reserve with tourists standing a extremely good chance of viewing tigers throughout the day.
Dotted across the landscape are the crumbling ruins of its past glory, be it chatris or cupolas, like palaces or previous guard posts, all of which reinforce the magical and ethereal quality of this wonderful wilderness.
Lunch at the lodge and afternoon game drive towards the national park with an English-speaking Naturalist.
Day 10 : In Ranthambhore
Morning & Evening drives in the park. Breakfast, lunch and dinner at resort. Overnight in Ranthambore.During the day visit the famous Ranthambhore Fortin. (12 kms. from the Resort) Perhaps the only 1 fort, that is not visible from a protracted distance. The Fortin can be a massive enclave and quite high. Mughal Emperor Shah Alam gifted it to Sawai Madho Singh I of Jaipur in 1754 AD and since then it was maintained because the private hunting preserve. Much later, Queen Elizabeth II and Duke of Edinburgh were part from the Royal Hunting, who stayed here too. It’s a unique Rajput Fort.
Archeological Department took it in 1964. It's 1578 ft in the sea level and 750ft from ground. Total area with the fortin is about 7 miles. There is no generate way up to the fort, just the stairs. There are three big artificial lakes up inside the Fortin. Overnight Tiger Den Resort.
Day 11 : Ranthambhore- Bharatpur
Kms/Hrs(Aprox.) - 210/5
Morning Game drive to the National Park later generate to Bharatpur 210 kms /5 hrs drive. On arrival Verify into Resort. Evening go to to the sanctuary.
Bharatpur is popular for its bird sanctuary - the Keoladeo Ghana National Park - best in Asia, in which over 400 species of water birds. The sanctuary covers an area of 40 sq. km of swampy, lightly wooded terrain that was once the private hunting and shooting preserve in the Maharaja of Bharatpur. Today it's the protected breeding ground for a lot of species of birds and likewise the home of migratory birds, especially of the Siberian Crane, that spends its winter here. Colonies of cormorants, spoonbills, storks, egrets, herons, pelicans, ibis and grey herons can be spotted all over the park, besides a fairly rich habitation of deer and snakes. [The best time to go to the park is from October though March] The park could be explored either by cycle rickshaws (the drivers are all extremely capable naturalists) or by boats on the lake.
Overnight in Bharatpur.
Day 12 : Bharatpur- Agra
Morning : Check out the Bharatpur Keoladeo Ghana Bird Sanctuary by cycle rickshaws (the rickshaw drivers are all really capable naturalists and generate in the wilderness in the forests to the locations of historic significance that marks our beginning towards the next spot of our trip. Agra and Fateh pur Sikri.
Fatehpur Sikri - This exquisite metropolis developed by Akbar the Wonderful in 1569, in red sandstone, with its forts, palaces and mosques was abandoned 14 many years following its creation because of political reasons. The Diwan-i-am - a vast courtyard in which the emperor gave daily public audience; Diwan-i-khas - a large quadrangle which contained all the major functions in the Palace, Pachisi court, the Emperors private living quarter, Jodha Bhai’s Palace, Mariam’s Palace, Birbal’s Palace, Hawa Mahal and Panch Mahal are some of the important structures of this residential complex. The Friday Mosque as well as the beautiful tomb of Sheik Salim Chisti are in the religious grounds set aside in a separate enclosure adjacent towards the secular structures.
Continue drive to Agra right after visiting Fatehpur Sikri (49 kms). On arrival, examine in to the hotel.
Agrais famous because the home to among the Seven Wonders of the World - the Taj Mahal. The architectural splendour with the mausoleums, the fort and also the palaces in Agra is a vivid reminder in the opulence from the legendary Mughal Empire. Agra was their capital for nearly a hundred a long time from 1564. A pleasant city, with a comparatively easy pace, Agra is identified for its superb inlay work on marble and soapstone by artisans who are hereditary crafts persons. The city is also famous for its carpets, gold thread embroidery and leather shoes.
Overnight in Agra.
Day 13 : Agra- New Delhi
Kms/Hrs(Aprox.) - 220/5
Morning after breakfast proceed on a town tour of Agra. Go to the Agra Fortin, developed by three Mughal Emperors starting from Akbar the Great in 1565 AD, which is a masterpiece of design and construction. Inside the fort are a number of beautiful properties including the Moti Masjid, Jahangir’s Palace, Khas Mahal and also the Sheesh Mahal, Diwane-i-Am, Diwane-i-Khas and Musamman Burj, where Emperor Shah Jahan, the fifth Mughal Emperor, died a prisoner. Later pay a visit to the Taj Mahal - the inimitable poem in white marble. Constructed over a period of 22 many years, from the Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan in 1630, for his Queen Mumtaz Mahal to enshrine her mortal remains, it truly is one of the seven modern wonders from the World. [ The Taj is closed on Friday.
Afternoon drive to New Delhi 220kms /5hrs generate. Overnight at New Delhi
Day 14 : Fly again home
Morning free for leisure activity and later transfer to international airport to board a flight back again home
Note: The driving hours given above from 1 city to another are based on the normal conditions with the roads and may vary. Any break for Food / Tea / Toilets / Sightseeing around the way will just take extra time than the over given hours.