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Duration
15 Days / 14 Nights
Trip
Start: Delhi / End: Mumbai

The Essence of Rajasthan

Delhi - Samode - Jaipur - Samode - Nimaj - Rohet - Jodhpur - Rohet - Ranakpur - Narlai - Kumbhalgarh - Deogarh - Nathdwar - Delwara - Eklingji - Nagda - Udaipur - Delwara - Udaipur - Mumbai

Introduction

Rajasthan, one of the most popular destinations of India, is also referred to as the ‘Land of the Kings’. It is a well-known fact that the state’s landscape is dotted with innumerable forts and palaces, which were erected by several rulers during their reign. However, not many know that a number of these have been converted into heritage hotels of Rajasthan. The Essence of Rajasthan tour is a wonderful journey that takes you through some of the most sough-after cities as well as countryside structures that were ancestral homes. During the span of 14 nights, the itinerary takes you to places like Jaipur, Samode, Nimaj, Rohet, Jodhpur, Narlai, Udaipur, and so on. The package also includes visit to the very popular temples at Delwara, Ranakpur, Nathdwar and Eklingji. Another attraction is the city tour of the national capital, Delhi.

Note that this is just a suggested itinerary indicative of what could be possible. We tailor holidays for your specific needs. Contact us if you want modifications so that we could tailor a holiday to suit your need for an unforgettable India tour.

Trip Highlights
    • Explore the contrasting lanes of Old and New Delhi
    • An elephant ride up to the entrance of the Amer Fort
    • Bird watching at Nimaj
    • Village jeep safari in Rohet
    • The mesmerizing Ranakpur Jain temples
    • Train ride through the ‘ghats’/ Jeep village safari in Deogarh
    • Stay in luxury heritage hotels/luxury tents
     
    Suggested Hotels
    • Delhi- Imperial Hotel
    • Samode- Samode Palace
    • Nimaj- Chhatra Sagar Tents
    • Rohet- Rohet Garh Hotel
    • Rawla- Rawla Narlai Hotel
    • Deogarh- Hotel Dev Shree
    • Delwara – Devigarh by Lebua
    • Mumbai- Taj Lands

Itinerary Details
Day 1 Arrival Delhi

On your arrival in Delhi, get transferred to the hotel. Complete the check-in formalities. Rest of the day is at leisure.

Stay overnight.

Day 2 Delhi

The day is scheduled for exploring the wonders of Old and New Delhi. Notice the wide streets of Lutyen's Delhi, which are a complete contrast to the narrow lanes of Old Delhi.

Overnight stay in Delhi.

Day 3 Delhi - Samode

Transfer to Samode, by road. On arrival, check-in at the hotel. The afternoon is at leisure.

Overnight in Samode.

Day 4 Samode - Jaipur - Samode

In the morning, transfer to Jaipur. Drive past Hawa Mahal or the Palace of the Winds. Arrive at the mighty Amber or Amer Fort. Ride up to the entrance of this hilltop fort on an elephant's back. Lunch is followed by sightseeing including the City Palace and the Jantar Mantar Observatory, a World Heritage Site. Back to Samode.

Stay overnight.

Day 5 Samode - Nimaj

On day 5, in the morning, transfer to Nimaj by road. On reaching, check-in at the luxurious tents, placed by a dam. Savor the wonderful views of the Lake and the birds.

Overnight stay.

Day 6 Nimaj - Rohet

In the morning, enjoy a leisure walk around the lake and treat your eyes to the wonderful surrounding views. Or, you can opt for bird watching and visit the farming village on a jeep. You are accompanied by a member of the owning family. In the afternoon, start your road journey to Rohet. Upon arrival, check-in at a wonderful heritage hotel.

Overnight in Rohetgarh.

Day 7 Rohet - Jodhpur - Rohet

Day 7 is scheduled for an excursion to nearby Jodhpur, including the magnificent Meherangarh Fort. The afternoon is at leisure. Return to Rohet.

Stay overnight.

Day 8 Rohet - Ranakpur - Narlai

Morning road journey to Ranakpur for visiting the very popular Jain temples. Later, have lunch at a popular city restaurant. Thereafter, continue your drive to Narlai. Complete the check-in at a popular heritage hotel.

Overnight stay.

Day 9 Narlai - Kumbhalgarh - Deogarh

Morning excursion to the imposing Kumbhalgarh fort, offering breathtaking views of the surrounding area. Later on, start your road journey to Deogarh. Check-in at a heritage hotel here.

Stay overnight.

Day 10 Deogarh

On day 10, you have options to choose from. You can either opt for a train ride traversing through the 'ghat' (banks section). Or, you can go for a jeep safari to explore the nearby the villages. If you do not feel like doing anything today, you can enjoy the facilities being offered at the hotel.

Overnight in Deogarh.

Day 11 Deogarh - Nathdwara - Delwara

In the morning, drive to Delwara, through the wonderful Nathdwara temples. On arrival, check-in at the hotel to relax.

Overnight stay.

Day 12 Delwara - Eklingji - Nagda- Udaipur – Delwara

Today, you visit the charming Udaipur town that is placed on the banks of Lake Pichola. The city is dotted with several palaces and other historical monuments. While, you are travelling to Udaipur, on the way halt at Eklingji and Nagda temples. Continue to Udaipur. In the evening return to Delwara.

Overnight stay.

Day 13 Delwara

Whole of day 13 is at leisure to for exploring Devigarh Fort Palace and its surrounding area.

Stay overnight in Delwara.

Day 14 Delwara - Udaipur - Mumbai

Morning is free. In the afternoon, get transferred to the Udaipur airport to board a flight to Mumbai. Check-in at a luxury hotel.

Overnight in Mumbai.

Day 15 Departure

Early morning arrival at the airport for boarding a flight to the onward destination.