Rajasthan Historical Tour
3 Hours Before Flight Time
- 13 Nights Hotel Accomodation
- Tour Guide
- All transportation in destination location
- Any Private Expenses
- Room Service Fees
- Heritage Entrance Fees
Rajasthan is home to one of the most famous and must visit heritage sites of the country! Some of the best heritage sites which are in the land of Royal Rajasthan include Amber Fort, Nahargarh Fort, Jaigarh Fort, Hawa Mahal, City Palace of Jaipur, City Palace in Udaipur, Ranakpur Jain Temples, and many more! Come and explore the best of historical Rajasthan heritage with the top Rajasthan Tour Operator – Crazy India Tour.
Day 1: Arrival Delhi
Arrive Delhi, meet assist at the airport and transfer to hotel. Night stay in Delhi.
Day 2: Delhi
After breakfast proceed for sightseeing tour of Old & New Delhi: OLD DELHI – A sight-seeing tour of Old Delhi would entail visiting the Raj Ghat – the memorial site where Mahatma Gandhi was cremated; Jama Masjid – the biggest mosque in India. NEW DELHI – An extensive sight-seeing tour of New Delhi would include a visit to the Humayun’s Tomb, the Qutub Minar, a drive along the ceremonial avenue – Rajpath, past the imposing India Gate, Parliament House, the President’s Residence and would end with a drive through the Diplomatic Enclave. Night stay in Delhi.
Day 3: Delhi - Agra ( By road Approx. 4 Hrs.)
After breakfast drive to Agra. Arrive and transfer to hotel. Later visit the Agra Fort, including the Pearl Mosque – the rusty and majestic red- sandstone fort of Agra stands on the banks of the river Yamuna and the building wasstarted by Emperor Akbar in 1566. In the Diwan-I-Khas (hall of private audience) where marble pavilions with floral inlays lend an ethereal ambience, the Emperor sat on his gem-studded peacock Throne and met foreign ambassadors and rulers of friendly kingdoms. Additionally visit Itmad-up-Dau’s tomb, built by Noorjehan in memory of her dad. Night stay in Agra.
Day 4: Agra - Jaipur (By road Approx. 5 Hrs.)
Early morning at sunrise visit the world renowned Taj Mahal, built by the Mughal Emperor Shahjehan in 1630 for his queen Mumtaz Mahal to enshrine her mortal remains. Later after breakfast drive to Jaipur enroute visiting Fatehpur Sikri, built by Emperor Akbar in 1569 to commemorate the arrival of his son and later abandoned due to lack of water. Pay a visit to the stays, it fortifications inside town including Jama Masjid, Tomb of Salim Chisti, Panch Mahal and other palaces. On arrival transfer to hotel. Night stay in Jaipur.
Day 5: Jaipur
Morning excursion to Amber Fort. Elephant ride ascent to the fort. AMBER FORT PALACE – Amber is the classic romantic Rajasthani fort palace. Its construction was started by Man Singh I in 1592, and completed by his descendent Jai Singh I. Its forbidding exterior belies an inner paradise where a gorgeous fusion of Mughal and Hindu styles finds it’s ultimate expression. Keep on sight-seeing. CITY PALACE – A delightful blend of Mughal and traditional Rajasthani architecture, the City Palace sprawls over one-seventh of the region in the walled city. It houses the Chandra Mahal, Shri Govind Dev Temple and the City Palace Museum. JANTAR MANTAR – This is the greatest and the best preserved of the five observatories built by Jai Singh II in different areas of the nation. This observatory consisting of outsized astronomical instruments is still in use. HAWA MAHAL – The ornamental facade of this “Palace of Winds” is a prominent landmark in Jaipur. Their five-storey structures of sandstone plastered pink encrusted with fine trelliswork and elaborate balconies. The palace has 953 niches and windows. Built in 1799 by Pratap Singh, the Mahal was a royal grandstand for the palace women. Night stay in Jaipur.
Day 6: Jaipur - Udaipur ( By street Apprx. 8 Hrs.) Through Pushkar
Morning drive to Udaipur- an oasis in the desert state of Rajasthan enroute visiting Pushkar. Pushkar boasts temples, though few are as ancient as you might expect at such an important pilgrimage site, since many were deserted by Aurangzeb and subsequently rebuilt. The most famous is the Brahma Temple, said to be among the few temples in the world dedicated to this deity. It is marked by red spire, and over the entrance gateway is the hans, or goose symbol, of Brahma, who is believed to have personally chosen Pushkar as its website. Arrive Udaipur and transfer to hotel. Night stay in Udaipur.
Day 7: Udaipur
Morning city sight seeing tour of Udaipur. The town is built in 1559 A.D. by Maharaja Udai Singh and was called the most romantic place in the continent of India by Col. James Todd. Visit the City Palace museum, the Jagdish temple, Sahelion Ki Bari (Queen’s resort for their friends) Bhartiya Lok Kala Mandir (Folk art museum) and the Pratap Memorial. Remainder of the day at leisure. Night stay in Udaipur.
Day 8: Udaipur - Jodhpur ( By street Apprx. 7 Hrs.) Through Ranakpur
After breakfast drive to Jodhpur in route visit Ranakpur Jain Temple. Ranakpur is one of the five holy places of the Jain community. These temples were constructed in the 15th century AD during the reign of Rana Kumbha and are enclosed within a wall. The cellar consists of 48, 000 sq. ft area that covers the entire complicated. There are four subsidiary shrines, twenty-four pillared halls and eligibly domes supported by over four hundred columns. Keep on drive to Jodhpur on arrival transfer to hotel. Night stay in Jodhpur.
Day 9: Jodhpur
After a relaxed breakfast proceed for city sight seeing tour of Jodhpur. Jodhpur – the stronghold of the fierce Rathore clan, was founded in 1459 by Prince Jodha. Visit the Mehrangarh Fort, situated on a low sandstone hill. Inside the fort, visit Moti Mahal and Phool Mahal. Also visit Jaswant Thada, an imposing marble cenotaph, built in memory of Maharaja Jaswant singh II around 1899 and Umaid Public gardens. Night stay in Jodhpur.
Day 10: Jodhpur - Jaisalmer ( By street Approx. 7 Hrs.)
Morning after breakfast drive to Jaisalmer – causes a dramatic picture of utter magic and brilliance of the desert. The hostile terrain not with standing the warmth and colour of individuals is simply over whelming. One of the primary draws is the daunting 12th century Jaisalmer Fort and gorgeous havelis which were built by wealthy merchants of Jaisalmer are yet another interesting part of that which you can let your eyes caress the sloppy sand dunes while you ramble your way in a camel safari. Bhatti Rajput ruler Rawal Jaisal, after whom the city finds its name, founded Jaisalmer in 1156. The drive passes by sterile vegetation, with villages of colorfully dressed people. Lots of both camels and camel carts, goats and sheep pass you . On arrival in Jaisalmer, check at the Hotel. Hurry the day is free at leisure. Night stay in Jaisalmer.
Day 11: Jaisalmer
Morning city sightseeing tour of Jaisalmer Visit Jaisalmer Fort, over the Trikuta mountain, this fort is the largest and the most beautiful landmark of this city. The fort is occupied by shops, stalls, and lots of other small business concerns. It’s also referred to as Sonar Quila or the Golden fort, rising from the sand, the mega structure merges with the golden hues of the desert ambience. The Jain temple, located in the fort, created between 12th and 15th century, bears testimony to Rajasthan unique artistry Go to the havelis; the mansions built by the wealthy merchants, that remain in very good shape. The complex craftsmanship is past parallel. The havelis such as the Patwon-ki-Haveli and alim-Singh-ki-Haveli are notable because of their distinctive cutwork, yellow and reddish stone treatment as well as also the bracket-shaped decoration of peacocks. The wealthy merchant motivated by the traditional design of this royals, assembled enormous mansions (havelis) adjacent to one another in the essence of medieval civilization and profusely adorned walls and ceilings and intricately carved outside and insides. In the afternoon, visit the Khuri Sand Dunes and the Normal Rajasthani Desert Village. Have a camel ride to see the sunset from the dunes, (Same camels for use for Safari – getting to understand the camels) since the sky is set on fire. It may be a memorable experience. Overnight in Jaisalmer
Day 12: Jaisalmer - Bikaner ( By street Approx. 6 Hrs.)
Morning drive to Bikaner. On arrival transfer to the resort. Afternoon city sight seeing tour. Bikaner is called after its founder Rao Bikaji in 1488. But before this, the town was commerce center on the caravan routes from Africa and West Asia. Bikaner’s prominent attributes are rippling sands and ample sun. The town stands on an elevation, enclosed by a 7 Kms wall, which is entered in 5 gate. Bikaner City is bolstered by imposing walls and has a 16th century fort housing old palaces, temples and mosque. Founded by Raja Rai Singh the fort is distinguished by its long assortment of 37 pavilions, a line of balconies and aerial windows of varying designs. Also visit Lallgarh Palace, the museum, Bhanda Sagar Jain, Deshnoke Rat temple as well as The Camel’s Breeding Farm. Night stay in Bikaner.
Day 13: Bikaner - Mandawa ( By street Approx. 06 Hrs.)
Morning drive to Mandawa, on arrival transfer to the resort. Afterwards visit the painted havelies of this Dundlod city and surrounding regions of this Mandawa, Mandawa founded in 1755 by Thakur Nawal Singh and still the home of his descendants, has beautiful frescoes, havelis and mansions. Mandawa castle one of the best castles of Rajasthan, is now a resort and home of collection of armories, costumes of ancestors, canons from 1820 ancient coins, numismatic collection and several other interesting things, preserved in a museum. Night stay in Mandawa.
Day 14: Mandawa - Delhi (By street Approx. 06 Hrs.)
Morning after breakfast drive to Delhi and transfer to airport for the onward travel.