RAJASTHAN WILDLIFE & HERITAGE TOUR PACKAGE
DURATION: 18 DAYS / 17 NIGHTS
DELHI – AGRA – FATEHPUR SIKHRI – RANATHAMBORE – BUNDI – BASSI – UDAIPUR – NARLAI – ROHET GARH – PUSHKAR – JAIPUR – NEEMRANA – DELHI
Rajasthan, ‘The Land of Kings” is India at its exotic and colorful best. Rajasthan is not only different from other states of India because of royal culture, heritage richness and food varieties, but also its geographical setting supported with Aravali Ranges make it rich with natural beauty. No wonder too that its wildlife is so rich in variety from the tiger and leopard to endless varieties of deer, rhesus monkeys, reptiles including python, and a profusion of bird-life that includes water-birds. RAJASTHAN WILDLIFE & HERITAGE TOUR PACKAGE is a unique tour which will take you through the adventures of wildlife and excursion to splendid architectural masterpieces and natural beauty of Rajasthan. This tour package offers you to explore the wildlife in its natural habitat along with magnificent architectural marvels and an essence of rich cultural heritage of Rajasthan.
DAY 01: ARRIVAL IN DELHI
Namaste! Welcome to the Capital of India. You will be welcomed by our representatives on arrival at the airport and transferred to your hotel. The rest of the day is at leisure to let you overcome jet lag. In the evening you may explore the colorful and lively markets of Delhi. Return to the hotel for overnight stay.
DAY 02: DELHI SIGHTSEEING
Good Morning! After breakfast you will be going for a full day sightseeing tour of the capital city of India starting with old Delhi founded as Shahjahanabad. You will visit the majestic Red Fort, a marvel in red sandstone, Jama Masjid, the largest and most splendid mosque in India, both built by Emperor Shah Jahan, Rajghat- the memorial of Mahatma Gandhi, where he was cremated. Post lunch the sightseeing tour continues to explore the best tourist attractions of New Delhi including a drive past through the Indian President’s House (Rashtrapati Bhawan) towards India gate built to honour and pay a tribute to the Indian soldiers, then visit Humayun’s Tomb and Qutub Minar; built by Qutub-ud-din Aibek of the Slave Dynasty and the beautiful Lotus Temple. In the evening take a cycle rickshaw ride through the bustling and colourful bazaar of Chandani Chowk for shopping or to taste some tantalizing North Indian cuisines. Afterwards, return to the hotel for a pleasant overnight stay.
DAY 03: DELHI – AGRA (220 KMS)
After breakfast you will leave by road for Agra. On the way To Agra stop over at Sikandra to see the Tomb of Mughal Emperor Akbar, a marvelous mausoleum of Mughal Emperor Akbar, spectacularly designed structure of Hindu and Muslim architecture. Check in to the hotel upon arrival. Thereafter, you will enjoy the sightseeing tour of Agra which will cover Agra Fort, Itmad-Ud-Daulah and Taj Mahal. The sunset at Taj Mahal is one of the most magnificent sights that you will ever witness in your life. Afterwards, return to the hotel for pleasant overnight stay.
DAY 04: AGRA TO SIKRI RANTHAMBORE VIA FATEHPUR (280 KMS)
After breakfast at the hotel, leave for Ranthambore by road. Enroute make a brief visit to Fatehpur Sikri, the town of ghosts. This town was built by the Mughal clan. Later on continue your journey towards Ranthambore which is famous for the diverse species of birds and animals inhabiting in the wildlife sanctuary. And of course, the tiger population makes it an attractive tourist destination. On your arrival in Ranthambore, check into the hotel and relax. Stay overnight at Ranthambore.
DAY 05: RANTHAMBORE TOUR
Early morning after breakfast get ready to visit the Ranthambore National Park. Our representative will get your reservations done and will arrange a morning or evening jeep safaris for you into the Ranthambore National Park. The safaris in this park are organized in open SUVs and a local English speaking guide will accompany you. He will show you all kinds of birds and animals and also the magnificent Tiger. The sight of the Bengal Tiger will make your trip memorable. Overnight in the hotel at Ranthambore.
DAY 06: RANTHAMBORE-BUNDI (130 KMS)
Enjoy breakfast at the hotel and leave for Bundi by road. On reaching Bundi, check into the hotel and Relax. Post lunch, you will commence the sightseeing tour of Bundi. At first you will visit the Taragarh Fort which was constructed in 1354. Being one of the greatest forts in Bundi it offers a splendid view of Kota. The entry into the fort is grand in itself. There are three gateways in the fort, and each of them has different names. They are Lakshmi Pol, Phuta Darwaza and Gagudi ki Phatak. Next, you will visit the Bundi Palace. This palace is located adjacent to the Taragarh temple. The main attraction of this palace is the traditional murals.
Overnight stay in Bundi.
Day 07: BUNDI – BASSI (210 KMS)
After the breakfast, get ready to explore a little more of Bundi. You will visit the Sukh Mahal. This Mahal was built during the era of Umed Singh. After this you can enjoy lunch at any of the local restaurants. Post lunch, you will visit the Ratan Daulat. This monument stands as a symbol for the bravery, loyalty and great achievements of the Rajput rulers. Post lunch, leave for Bassi. On arrival check into the hotel. Overnight stay at Bassi.
DAY 08: BASSI FORT
After breakfast, you will leave to explore the Bassi Fort. This fort is now converted into a heritage hotel. Set amid the hills, this fort provides a breathtaking view of the surroundings. Later, you will visit the Bassi wildlife sanctuary to see some rare species of animals like jackal, hyena, fox, wild boars and many others.
In Bassi wildlife sanctuary also visit two dams namely Bassi and Orai which are also popular sights. Afterwards, return to the hotel for a pleasant overnight stay.
DAY 09: BASSI FORT-UDAIPUR (425 KMS)
Early morning, after breakfast proceed towards your next destination, Udaipur. Once in Udaipur, you will check into the hotel and relax. The rest of the day can be spent at leisure. In the evening you may walk through the old narrow street of the city to watch local houses and people or explore the colorful markets of Udaipur. Overnight stay in Udaipur.
DAY 10: UDAIPUR TOUR
After the breakfast, you will explore the “City of Lakes”. You will visit Jagdish temple, City Palace, Saheliyon-ki-bari, Fateh Sagar Lake, Sajjan Garh, and Eklingji Temple after finishing the sightseeing tour of the day, return to the hotel for overnight stay.
DAY 11: UDAIPUR-NARLAI (121 KMS)
After breakfast, you will leave for Narlai. Once in Narlai, you will check into the hotel. Post lunch get ready to explore the popular attractions in Narlai. This place is famous for the spectacular Rawla Narlai. It is a splendid heritage hotel decorated with stained glass and frescoes. In the evening, enjoy the refreshments. Overnight stay at Narlai.
DAY 12: NARLAI-ROHET GARH (94 KMS)
After the breakfast, you will drive towards your next destination Rohet Garh and explore more of the rural Rajasthan. Check into the hotel. The rest of the day is at leisure and you can utilize it for your personal use. Overnight stay at Rohet Garh.
DAY 13: ROHET GARH
After the breakfast proceed to explore Rohet Garh, a remote, unspoilt and undiscovered village which is located in the desert region of Rajasthan. You can have fun doing jeep as well as horse safaris. Get acquainted with the traditional culture of Rajasthan by visiting the nearby villages. You will also visit the Rohet Garh fort, which is now converted into a hotel. Overnight stay at Rohet Garh.
DAY 14: ROHET GARH-PUSHKAR (220 KMS)
After breakfast, you will leave for the holy town of Pushkar. Once in Pushkar, you will check into the hotel. Rest of the day is at leisure. Overnight stay in Pushkar.
DAY 15: PUSHKAR-JAIPUR (145 KMS)
Good Morning! After breakfast leave for sightseeing tour of Pushkar. At first, you will visit the only Brahma temple in the entire world. Then, you will visit the Savitri temple, Rangoli Temple and Pushkar lake. Post lunch, you will move ahead towards Jaipur. On arrival, check into the hotel. Overnight stay in Jaipur.
DAY 16: JAIPUR CITY TOUR
Post breakfast at the hotel, your entire day will be spent enjoying the sightseeing tour of the pink city. You will visit Hawa Mahal- the palace of winds, the Jantar Mantar, the City Palace, the historical Amber Fort, Jal Mahal or Water Palace, Birla Temple and the Albert Hall Museum. Overnight stay in Jaipur.
DAY 17: JAIPUR-NEEMRANA (148 KMS)
Once done with the breakfast, you will leave for Neemrana. On arrival check into the hotel and then leave for Neemrana Fort Palace. This palace is beyond beautiful. It will give you a deep insight into the royal culture of Rajasthan. In the hotel, you can treat yourself with some ayurvedic massage treatments and spa. Overnight stay in Neemrana.
DAY 18: NEEMRANA – DELHI (116 KMS)
Have breakfast at the hotel, and then leave for Delhi. On arrival, you will be dropped at Delhi airport to board a flight back home with some memories to cherish for lifetime.
NOTE: This is just a suggested itinerary indicative of what could be possible. We tailor holidays for your specific needs and preferences. Feel free to contact us if you want modifications so that we could tailor a holiday or a tour package specially designed to suit your needs and desire for an unforgettable India tour.
- Daily Breakfast at Hotel.
- Accommodation as per our Itinerary hotel on twin sharing basis inclusive of taxes.
- Complimentary drinks on arrival.
- Pickup service from Airport, Railway Station and Hotel.
- Air Conditioned vehicles having sufficient space for luggage.
- All State Taxes, Parking and all transport related expense including Driver Services.
- A trained and knowledgeable representative throughout the tour.
- Experienced chauffeurs for all kinds of conveyance.
- Entry fee at the monuments.
- Tips to the servicemen.
- Meals and services not specified in the above mentioned section.
- Cost for Airfare, Train fare, Insurance Premiums.
- Cost for service provided on a personal request.
- Cost for personal expenses such as laundry, bottled water, Soft Drinks, Incidentals, Porter Charges, tips etc.
- Cost for any other service not mentioned under the “Cost Includes” head.