Rajasthan Cultural Tour from Mumbai 2017-06-02T11:19:45+00:00
duration
14 Nights / 15 Days
Trip
Start: Delhi / End: Delhi
price
ON REQUEST

Rajasthan Cultural Tour from Mumbai

Mumbai –Aurangabad – Udaipur – Jaipur – Bharatpur –FatehpurSikri – Agra – Jhansi – Orchha – Khajuraho – Varanasi – Delhi

INTRODUCTION

Embraced by the alluring charm of the golden sands of the great Thar Desert, Rajasthan proves to be one such destination that entices all types of visitors. Be it a leisure seeker, honeymooner, adventure freak, or a history and culture lover; every can find their peace of joy and amusement in this ‘Desert Capital of India’.
If you are yearning to have a tryst with the colourful cultures and traditions of Rajasthan, come and join us with the Rajasthan Cultural Tour from Mumbai! Visit some of the most sought after tourist destinations, unfold the pages of history, and witness the cultural facets of Rajasthan.

TRIP HIGHLIGHT

  • Walk through the bustling lanes of metropolitan cities like Delhi and Mumbai.

  • Visit and explore the enchanting Ajanta and Ellora Caves in Aurangabad.

  • Unravel the golden history, colourful cultures and traditions on Rajasthan.

  • Explore the palatial palaces, glorious forts, alluring lakes, and lot more in Rajasthan.

  • Visit the mystical Khajuraho temples and adore their celestial beauty.

  • Enjoy boat ride across the sacred ghats in Varanasi and experience their sanctity.

EXPEDITION DETAIL

Day 1Arrival in Delhi

This Rajasthan Cultural Tour from Mumbai begins with your arrival at either Mumbai Airport or Mumbai Railway Station. Following your arrival, our tour associates and representatives will greet you and get you transferred to a hotel where you can spend the rest of the day at total leisure followed by your overnight stay.

Day 2Half-Day Mumbai City Tour

Wake up to the liveliness of your first morning in Mumbai city and enjoy a delicious breakfast. Post this, you can relax around the comfort zones of your hotel room and unwind yourself from all the symptoms of travel sickness!

Come afternoon, our tour representatives will meet you at the hotel and guide you for a fun-frolic half-day Mumbai city tour. Visit the bustling Victoria Terminus along with several historic and Colonia sites like the Gateway of India, and Prince of Wales Museum. By evening, you will be served with a heart-warming ‘welcome dinner’ that will be followed by a walk along the magnetic Marine Drive of Mumbai. Completing all these activities, you will be driven back to the hotel for your overnight stay.

Day 3Flight Journey from Mumbai to Aurangabad, Ellora Cave Exploration

Today, our tour guides and representatives will pick you up early in the morning and drive you to the Mumbai Airport for a flight journey to Aurangabad. Arriving at your destination, you will be driven to the 6th century Ellora Caves. Steeped with history and the brilliance of ancient architecture, Ellora has a chain of numerous caverns whose origin is still unknown to the outer world!

Visit these caverns and rediscover the bits and crunches of history by visiting the Kailashnath Temple which has been carved out from a single monolith rock. With the completion of these tours, you will be driven back to Aurangabad and checked-in into a hotel for your overnight stay.

Day 4Ajanta Caves Exploration, Flight Journey from Aurangabad to Udaipur

Waking up in the morning, you will be guided for an amazing visit to the magical Ajanta Caves, a UNESCO World Heritage Site in Aurangabad. Visit this chain of caverns on a rocky gorge beside the Waghora River; witness the splendid murals, wall carvings, wall paintings, and other ancient carvings that make Ajanta Caves a must visit tourist attraction in Aurangabad.

Post this; you will be driven back to the hotel in Aurangabad. On reaching the hotel, start packing your bags and other belongings for a flight journey to Udaipur; today, you will be landing on the magical lands of Rajasthan for the first time in this tour! With your arrival in Udaipur or the ‘City of Lakes’, you will be made comfortable in a hotel for your overnight stay.

Day 5Full-Day Udaipur City Tour

This day will be reserved for an exciting full-day city tour around Udaipur! Embark on this fun-filled tour after having your breakfast at the hotel, and visit the Jagdish Temple. Seek blessings form the deity of this pious temple and continue with the charm of this city tour!

The beautiful City Palace, the bustling marketplaces and other important tourist sites will be visited during this tour. Come evening, you will be guided for a sunset boat ride in the Lake Pichola, and will be driven back to the hotel for your overnight stay.

Day 6Flight from Udaipur to Jaipur, Half-Day Jaipur City Tour

Following your today’s breakfast, you will be checked-out from the Udaipur hotel and picked up by our tour guides and associates for aflight journey to the capital city of Rajasthan, Jaipur. Fondly called the ‘Pink City of India’, Jaipur is one of the most coveted tourist destinations and an ideal place to witness the lively cultures of Rajasthan.

Arriving in the Pink City, you will be checked-in into a hotel; relax and spend some leisurely moments at the hotel. Come afternoon, you will be guided for a half-day Jaipur city tour. While on this tour, you will be visiting the opulent City Palace, the astounding Jantar Mantar, the gracious Hawa Mahal, and the local marketplaces in Jaipur. With the advent of the evening, you will be driven back to the hotel for your overnight stay.

Day 7Amber Fort Excursion, Dinner with Locals

On this day, our tour guides and representatives will take you for a full-day sightseeing around the Pink City. The day will begin with a historic visit to the Amber Fort where you will get to ride the massive mammoths and explore the opulence of this historic fort. Post this; you will be introduced with a local family, with whom you can delight in a traditional dinner. With the dinner getting over, you will be driven back to the hotel for your overnight stay.

Day 8Drive from Jaipur to Bharatpur

Embrace the charm of your morning with a healthy scrumptious breakfast, and start packing your bags. Soon, our tour guides will meet you at the hotel and get you checked-out from there for a drive to the beautiful town of Bharatpur. Arriving in the vicinity, you will be checked-in into a hotel; relax for some time and rejuvenate yourself for a rustic agricultural village tour around the town.

While on this tour, you can witness the local life from a close hand and adore the liveliness of the villages like never before! Come evening, you can enjoy an exciting camel safari across the desert areas and return to the hotel for your overnight stay.

Day 9Drive from Bharatpur to Agra (via Fatehpur Sikri), Taj Mahal Visit

Today morning; after your breakfast at the hotel, out tour associates will be check you out from the Bharatpur hotel and drive you to the imposing city of Agra. On your way, you will be visiting the historic ruins of Fatehpur Sikri; the once a capital of Mughal emperor Akbar the Great.

While in Fatehpur Sikri, you can unravel a piece of history by visiting some of the ancient monuments and palaces. Hereafter, the drive will continue to Agra and will conclude with your check-in into a hotel. With the advent of the evening, you will be guided to the magical Taj Mahal. Visiting this eternal monument of the love under the grace of the golden sunrays has its own magic and delight. Post this; you will be guided n back to the hotel for your overnight stay.

Day 10Full-Day Agra Sightseeing Tour

This day will be reserved for an exciting full-day Agra tour and an early morning visit to catch the mesmerising views of the wondrous Taj Mahal. Returning from this visit, enjoy a delicious breakfast and continue with your sightseeing tour with a visit to the Historic Red Fort, Itmad-ud-Daula, and other tourist attractions in Agra. Completing this tour, you will be driven back to the hotel for your overnight stay.

Day 11Train Journey from Agra to Jhansi, Drive from Jhansi to Khajuraho (via Orchha)

Waking up early in the morning, you will be checked-out from the hotel and driven to the Agra Railway Station by our tour guides for a train to Jhansi. Arriving in Jhansi, you will be driven to Khajuraho, the land of myths and mysteries! En route, you will be visiting the historic town of Orchha, where you can revel in a delicious lunch along with visiting the sacred Bundela Temple.

Post these activities, the drive will continue towards Khajuraho. With your arrival, you will be checked-in into a hotel. Post this; if time permits, our tour guides will take you for a visit to the Smaller Temple Complex in Khajuraho, or you can simply spend the rest of the day at total leisure.

Day 12Half-Day Khajuraho Exploration, Drive from Khajuraho to Varanasi

The morning or the first half of this day will be reserved for a temple tour around Khajuraho. Visit some of the ancient temples that are adorned with mystical sculptures and statues! Ornate with sculptures that depicts on the art of making love, Khajuraho temples has been declared as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Returning from this visit, start packing your bags as our tour guides will check you out from the hotel and drive you to the ancient city of Varanasi. Your arrival in this holy city will be followed by your check-in at a hotel and some leisure hours within your hotel room. Following, this, you will be guided for a walk along the pious ghats of Varanasi and a traditional sunset boat-ride along the holy Ganges. The day will conclude with your boat ride; hereafter, you will be guided back to the hotel for your overnight stay.

Day 13Full-Day Varanasi Excursion

Today; after breakfast is served at the hotel, our tour representatives will meet you at the hotel, and take for an amazing full-day excursion around the locales of Varanasi. Starting the day with an early morning boat ride in the Ganga River, you will be cruising along many different pious ghats, and will also witness various rituals being performed by the devotees. Returning from the boat ride, you will be driven to Sarnath.

Revered as the birth place of Buddhism in India, Sarnath is the place where Lord Buddha gave away His first sermon. Explore this sacred place and experience the peace and sanctity that exists here. Come evening, you will be served with a special dinner with a local family in the company of folk music and dance performances; overnight stay will be at the hotel.

Day 14Flight Journey from Varanasi to Delhi

Following your morning meal in Varanasi, our tour guides and representatives will check you out from the hotel and drive you to the Varanasi Airport for a flight to Delhi. As you arrive in India’s capital city, you will be made comfortable in hotel; get some rest and rejuvenate yourself by spending the rest of the day at total leisure.

Come evening, you will be invited to attend our farewell dinner with your tour-mates. Post this savouring dinner, you will be guided back to the hotel for your overnight stay.

Day 15Half-Day Delhi City Tour, Departure from Delhi; Tour Ends Here

Enjoy a delicious breakfast in the morning, and get picked up by our tour representatives for a fun-frolic half-day tour of Delhi city. This tour will take you around some of the popular tourist sites in Old Delhi followed by that of New Delhi.

Returning from this city tour, you will be checked-out from the hotel and driven to Delhi Airport. With your drop-off at the airport, this tour will come to its final point; tour will end here.