Destinations Covered: Delhi - Udaipur - Jodhpur - Jaipur - Agra - Delhi
Rajasthan is charming, colourful and cultural, the perfect introduction to royal architecture, history, heritage and pleasures. Rajasthan Rendezvous is a well-planned itinerary that transcends you back to the era of Rajputs. Marvel at magnificent architectures, some of them listed as UNESCO World Heritage Sites, royal palaces, mighty forts, spectacular visions and so much more. Starting from Delhi, the tour covers Udaipur, Jodhpur, Jaipur and Agra. Each of these cities have royal connection in the past and have some of the most interesting structures to boast about, wonderful culture and enriching experiences. Peruse the detailed itinerary for complete details.
Arrive to Delhi Airport to a warm welcome by our representative who shall meet you and transfer you to The Imperial. Check in at the luxury hotel and enjoy the comforts for the day.
The icon of colonial heritage, charming ambience and royal hospitality, The Imperial in the capital city of New Delhi is one of the best luxury hotels in India. Built in 1931 by British architect Blomfield; one of Sir Edwin Lutyen’s associates, the hotel was inaugurated by Lord Willingdon in 1936. The landmark of colonial legacy is located on Janpath, previously known as Queensway, steps away from the centre of the city, Connaught Place.
Overnight stay at the hotel.
Start the day with breakfast, after which you will commence the city tour of Delhi.
The sites covered include the miscellany of both Old and New Delhi. Marvel at Jama Masjid, is one of the largest mosques in Asia built by Mughals. Walk amid the serene environs of Gandhi Memorial. Drive pass Red Fort, listed as an UNESCO World heritage Site, it is a magnificent fort built by Mughals. Pay homage to India Gate-honouring the martyrs of war, Parliament House and other government buildings, built during the British colonial days, also known as Lutyen’s Delhi.
The Qutub Minar Complex, UNESCO World Heritage Site is also interesting to explore. Also take blessings at Laxmi Narayan Temple, before concluding the day.
Overnight stay at the hotel. (B)
Start the day with leisurely breakfast. In the afternoon check out from hotel and get assisted transfer to Delhi airport for your flight to Udaipur. On your arrival at the Lake City of Rajasthan, avail assisted transfer to the Taj Lake Palace.
A vision in marble, the floating palace is snuggled in the middle of Lake Pichola. The backdrop of the Aravalli Mountains, the cerulean water and the marvellous marble palace creates a sense of enchantment. Arrive to the royal resort after the enthralling boat ride across Lake Pichola. Check in the resort with a ceremonial welcome.
Stay overnight at the hotel. (B)
Wake up to a royal breakfast at the resort. Later, leave on a guided sightseeing tour. Founded by Maharaja Udai Singh in 1568, situated on the banks of Lake Pichola, surrounded by lush green hills of the Aravalli, Udaipur is one of most romantic cities in the world. A fascinating blend of sights, the city inspires with its majestic palaces, gardens and culture.
Proceed for a visit to the City Palace, the pride of the Mewar dynasty settled on the shores of the Lake Pichola spell of grandeur of royalty. The Jagdish Temple is an example of splendid temple architecture. Marvel at the exhibits of Museum. Walk amid the picturesque Jag Mandir. The Saheliyon-Ki-Bari, lush gardens by the Lake Pichola enhances the charm of the beautiful expedition.
Rest of the day is at leisure. Enjoy the grace and grandeur of the city, optionally take sunset cruise or explore the narrow winding streets of Udaipur. Shop, attend a puppet performance, or taste some local street foods.
Overnight stay at hotel. (B)
Start the day with a hearty breakfast. Check out of the resort and begin the journey to Jodhpur. Settled at the edge of Thar Desert, the city is known the splendour and magnificence of Rajputs that once ruled the land. Known juts the impressive structures, the city is a gateway to a wonderland of sand dunes and shrubs, rocky terrain and thorny trees.
On your arrival, check in to Umaid Bhawan Palace. One of the newest palaces of India and one of the largest private residences in the world, the luxury resort is set amidst 26 acres of lush gardens equipped with a range of modern facilities. The Maharaja of Jodhpur built the palace in the mid-19th century and now serves as a heritage hotel that provides lavish experiences.
The day is free of plans. Explore the rustic rural life of the locals, go exploring bazaars or take a walk through the city. The medieval charm of the town is fascinating and you will feel transported to the days of the yore.
Overnight stay at hotel.
The day is planned for an exciting sightseeing tour of Jodhpur. Start with a visit to Mehrangarh Fort; one of the largest forts in India. Looming over the city, the mighty fort is endowed with beauty and grandeur. Built by Rao Jodha in the late 15th century, the fort has collection of amazements to check out, that include musical instruments, palanquins, furniture and cannons on the forts ramparts.
Next, walk and explore the Old city. The medieval township houses shades in blue with speckles of white, twisting alleys, vibrant markets and more, surrounded by a 10km long wall. The Clock tower is a prominent landmark to visit.
Later, in the afternoon commence on a visit to Bishnoi Village Safari. Bishnois are a unique sect of Hindu religion, followers of great visionary saint Guru Jambheshwar ji. The community practices a life in harmony with Mother Nature.
On your safari spot wildlife like black bucks, chinkara, blue bulls, desert foxes, partridges and many even thousands of migratory of birds. Interact with Bishnoi families, watch weavers, potters and block printers on their work and shepherds families and attend the unique Opium ceremony.
Return back to hotel in the evening.
Start the day with a delightful breakfast, after which you will leave for Jaipur by road. On arrival, get assistance with transfer to Rambagh Palace.
Named among the luxury heritage hotels in India, Rambagh Palace is endowed with luxury facilities that pamper guests like royalty. Boasts of historical setting, brilliant architecture, rich textures, lavish furnishings, objects d’art, expansive, and ornamental gardens, Ram Bagh Palace make your stay wonderful.
Stay overnight at hotel. (B)
Start the day with a hearty breakfast. Later, leave for an excursion to Amber fort. Arrive to the mighty fort with joy ride on an Elephant. In the afternoon take a city tour covering City Palace and the Royal Observatory-Jantar Mantar.
Witness the glory of the Rajput royalty at the City Palace complex. Elegant structures, courtyards, gardens and the glorious memorabilia of the erstwhile days fascinate your senses. Listed as an UNESCO World Heritage Site, Jantar Mantar is a series of scientific structures that helps know about time and astronomical events. Later, walk through the colourful markets, shopping for souvenirs.
Stay the night at hotel. (B)
After breakfast at hotel, check out and start your drive to Agra. On the way, pay a visit to the abandoned city of Mughals – Fatehpur Sikri. Listed as UNESCO World Heritage Site, the city has a number of fascinating palaces, gardens, shrines and structures.
Later, continue towards Agra. On arrival, you will be assisted with transfer at Oberoi Amarvilas, titled as one of the leading luxury hotels in Agra. Check in and indulge with your own private view of the greatest monument of love-the Taj Mahal. The lavish Oberoi Resort inspired by Moorish and Mughal architecture, is a beauty of terraced lawns, fountains, reflection pools, pavilions with rich interiors and 5-star luxuries. Get pampered with unrivalled luxury experiences.
Overnight stay at hotel. (B)
At sunrise, pay a visit to the magnificent Taj Mahal. The icon of love, one of the wonders of the world, the white-marbled mausoleum is named among UNESCO World Heritage Sites in India. The most extravagant expression of love, built by Shah Jahan for his beloved wife, Taj bewitches all those who visit.
Next, proceed to Tomb of I'timād-ud-Daulah also known as ’baby Taj’, a marvel of Mughal architecture. Evening at your leisure and you can explore the local markets.
Overnight stay at Oberoi Amarvilas. (B)
After a leisurely breakfast, bird farewell to your holiday. Pack your bags, check out and drive back to Delhi. Upon arrival in Delhi get assistance with transfer to Delhi international airport for your onward journey.