Cultural Tour to Rajasthan 2017-06-01T16:23:09+00:00
duration
13 Nights / 14 Days
Trip
Start: Delhi / End: Delhi
price
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Cultural Tour to Rajasthan

Delhi – Agra – Fatehpur Sikri – Jaipur – Pushkar – Jodhpur – Khimsar – Bikaner –Mandawa (Shekhawati) – Delhi

INTRODUCTION

The Cultural Tour to Rajasthan is an ideal tour to delve deep into the bosom of India’s ‘Desert Capital’ – Rajasthan! Originating from the national capital, Delhi, this amazing tour takes the visitors for a colourful and equally imperial tour across some of the culturally rich tourist destinations in and around the great Thar Desert.

A 13N/14D Rajasthan cultural tour, this tour is an ideal gateway that opens all the doors to the vibrant and rustic cultures of the desert. Along with endless fun and royal experiences, this tour also promises the company of experienced tour guides and facilitators throughout the journey!

TRIP HIGHLIGHT

  • Explore the hidden charm of Old and New Delhi.

  • Visit the Taj Mahal with a walk through the historic ruins of Fatehpur Sikri.

  • Revel in the cultures of Rajasthan with an evening at ChokhiDhani, Jaipur.

  • Visit the holy lands of Pushkar and cultural trails of Bikaner.

  • Rediscover the cultural grandeurs in Blue City – Jodhpur.

  • o Enjoy the diverse cultures of Rajasthan while in Mandawa and Khimsar.

EXPEDITION DETAIL

Day 1Arrival in Delhi

Adorn the charm and allurement of your Cultural Tour to Rajasthan with your arrival in Delhi! As you arrive in the capital city of India, our tour guides and representatives will meet and greet you, and will assist you in checking-in into a hotel; rest of the day will be at leisure followed by your overnight stay.

Day 2Full-Day Delhi City Tour

Waking up in the morning, enjoy a delicious breakfast at the hotel, and get started with the revelry of this Rajasthan cultural tour with a full-day sightseeing tour around Delhi. During the first half of the day, you will be visiting popular landmarks and tourist sites like Raj Ghat, Red Fort, and Jama Masjid in Old Delhi.

After a heart-warming tour around Old Delhi, you will be guided for a city tour around New Delhi. While on this tour, you will be visiting the QutubMinar, India Gate and RashtrapatiBhavan. Pious establishments like the Laxmi Narayan Temple, Lotus Temple and Akshardahm Temple will also be visited during this part of the day. Come evening, you will be driven back to the hotel for your overnight stay.

Day 3Drive from Delhi toAgra (with a probable visit to Mathura), Half-Day Agra Tour

This morning, our tour representatives will get your checked-out from the Delhi hotel and will drive you to the imposing city of Agra. En route; if time permits, you can also visit the holy city of Mathura, which is the birthplace of Lord Krishna. Arriving in Agra, our tour representative will help you in settling down in a hotel; relax and unwind yourself at the hotel as afternoon will be reserved for a city tour around Agra.

Post afternoon; embark on an amusing half-day city tour around Agra with our team members and visit the glorious Agra Fort. Enjoying a lively glimpse of history at the fort, you will be taken to the Taj Mahal, the eternal symbol of love! Unravel the treacherous beauty of this wonderful masoeleum built by Shah Jahan in the memory of his wife Mumtaz Mahal and get dropped at the hotel for your overnight stay; en route, you can also visit the beautiful DayalBagh.

Day 4Drive from Agra to Jaipur (via Fatehpur Sikri), Cultural Evening in Jaipur

After munching on a delicious breakfast at the Agra hotel, our tour executives will pick you up from the hotel and drive you to the imposing city of Jaipur. Also called the ‘Pink City of India’, Jaipur or the capital city of Rajasthan displays a riot of colours and rustic cultures. On your way to Jaipur, you will be visiting the historic ruins of Fatehpur Sikri and explore its gorgeous establishments and tourist sites. Continuing with the drive, you will be arriving in Jaipur by early evening.

With your arrival in the city, you will be checked-in into anethnic village resort called ChokhiDhani; relax for a while and get prepared for a cultural evening in the Pink City. A 5-star rated village resort in Rajasthan, ChokhiChani boasts of its rustic setups, traditional hospitality, bucolic ambience, and cultural delights! Revel in the cultural evening away from the maddening city crowd and enjoy the bits and crunches of Rajasthan’s cultures followed by your overnight stay.

Day 5Full-Day Jaipur City Tour

The morning will begin with a filling breakfast at the resort and will take you for an exciting city tour around Jaipur. During the day, you will be visiting the 16th century Amber Fort and Palace, where you will get to enjoy a lively elephant ride! Following this, you will be driving across the Hawa Mahal or the Palace of Winds in Jaipur.

By afternoon, you will be visiting the astounding City Palace and Museum followed by JantarMantar. Returning from the tour, you can spend the rest of the day at total leisure within the comfort zone of your hotel room with an overnight stay.

Day 6Drive from Jaipur to Pushkar, Half-Day Pushkar City Tour

On this day; after your breakfast in Jaipur, our tour guides and executives will pick you up and embark on an enthralling drive to the holy lands of Pushkar. Arriving in the city, you will be taken for a half-day tour to Brahma Temple; the only Lord Brahma Temple in the world. Visit this pious site and discover the sanctity that exists in its every corner! Post this; you will be checked-in into a hotel for your overnight stay.

Day 7Drive from Pushkar to Jodhpur

From Pushkar, your Cultural Tour to Rajasthan will take you to Jodhpur today! Also called the ‘Blue City of India’, your arrival in Jodhpur will be marked with your checking-in into a hotel where you can spend the rest of the day at total leisure followed by your overnight stay.

Day 8Full-Day Jodhpur City Tour

This day will be reserved for a full-day tour around the Blue City! During the day, you will be visiting the glorious Mehrangarh Fort, JaswantThada and the magnificent Umaid Public Gardens in Jodhpur. Completing this tour, you will be dropped back at the hotel for your overnight stay.

Day 9Drive from Jodhpur to Khimsar, Dune Excursion in Khimsar

Enjoy a scrumptious breakfast at the Jodhpur hotel, and get set for a transfer to the once a kingdom of Khimsar! Arriving in this cultural abode, you will be visiting the grand Khimasr Fort that is perched on the edge of the majestic Thar Desert. Post this; you will be checked-in into a hotel for some relaxation and rejuvenation of your mind.

Later in the afternoon, you will be taken for a fun ride to the enchanting sand dunes inKhimsar. While on this tour, you will get acquainted with Rajasthan’s desert cultures with a camel safari to nearby villages. This visit will also offer you livelier glimpses of the daily life of the locals of Rahasthan. The fun frolic of the day will conclude with an invigorating sunset tea session or bonfire supper; overnight stay will be in the hotel.

Day 10Drive from Khimsar to Bikaner

Today morning; after having breakfast at the hotel, our tour representatives will pick you up and will drive you to the imposing city of Bikaner. Arriving in Bikaner, you will be checked-in into a hotel; rest of the day will be at total leisure followed by your overnight stay.

Day 11Drive from Bikaner to Mandawa (Shekhawati)

As you delight in a delicious morning meal at the Bikaner hotel, our tour guides and representatives will take for a visit to the historic Junagarh Fort that was built by Rai Singh. Discover the opulent beauty of this glorious fortress, and continue with your drive to Mandawa. Arriving in Mandawa, you will be assisted in settling down in a hotel for your overnight stay.

Day 12Full-Day Shekhawati Tour

Begin the morning with your breakfast and embark on an exciting sightseeing tour across the vicinities of Shekhawati. While on this tour, you can visit the many different ancient havelis in Dundold town and the nearby locales of Nawalgarh. At the end of this tour, you will be dropped back at the hotel for your overnight stay.

Day 13Drive from Mandawa to Delhi

Today’s breakfast will be followed by your check-out from the Mandawa hotel and an exhilarating drive back to Delhi. Arriving in India’s capital city, you will be checked-in into a hotel where you can spend the rest of the day leisure followed by your overnight stay.

Day 14Departure from Delhi; Tour Ends Here

As you wake up in the morning, pack your bags for one last time, and wish adieus to your Cultural Tour to Rajasthan! Hereafter, you will be dropped at the Delhi Airport or Delhi Railway Station for your onward journey; the tour will come to an end here.

Tour Package Includes & Excludes

Tour Package Includes

  • Pick-up on arrival and airport drop during final departure.
  • All accommodations during the tour on double-sharing basis.
  • All breakfast during the tour.
  • AC vehicle for all transfers during the tour: medium sized car for a group of 02 and Toyota Innova for a group of 04 people.
  • Assistance of an experienced driver throughout the tour.
  • A local and experienced English speaking guide during sightseeing in Agra.
  • All applicable taxes during the tour.

Tour Package Excludes

  • Any airfare during the tour.
  • Any entrance fees during the tour.
  • Personal expenses like tips, telephone calls, laundry services, etc.
  • Any meals other than mentioned in the inclusions.
  • Any fees related to visa and insurance.
  • Anything not mentioned in the inclusions.