Insuperable Rajasthan

Duration: 20 Nights / 21 Days

Destinations Covered: Delhi~Alwar~Jaipur~Roopangarh~Nagaur ~Phalodi ~Pokhran ~Chandelao~Bishnoi~Village~Nimaj~Ghanerao~Udaipur ~Chittorgarh ~Kota~ Karauli ~Agra~Delhi
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TOUR ITINERARY

Day 01 :: Arrive Delhi

Arrive at Delhi international airport. Our officer will receive you with warm welcome and assist you to transfer to the hotel.
Overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 02 :: Delhi Tour
After breakfast full day sightseeing tour of Delhi city which includes Red Fort-The history of Red Fort Delhi cannot be summed up in words as its history is connected with centuries of Mughal rule in country. Mughal ruler Shah Jahan had varied needs of this fort and it was made according to those needs. The mammoth sized fort made a distinguished presence in the medieval time of India and is related to the time line of this country to this date. Later visit Jama Masjid-This great mosque of Old Delhi is the largest in India, with a courtyard capable of holding 25,000 devotees. Also visit Qutub, Minar-is a soaring, 73 m-high tower of victory, built in 1193 by Qutab-ud-din Aibak immediately after the defeat of Delhi's last Hindu kingdom. The tower has five distinct storeys, each marked by a projecting balcony and tapers from a 15 m diameter at the base to just 2.5 m at the top. Lotus Temple-this temple is built in the shape of a lotus flower and is the last of seven Major Bahai's temples built around the world. Completed in1986 it is set among the lush green landscaped gardens., India Gate-At the centre of New Delhi stands the 42 m high India Gate, an "Arc-de-Triomphe" like archway in the middle of a crossroad. Almost similar to its French counterpart, it commemorates the 70,000 Indian soldiers who lost their lives fighting for the British Army during the World War I. Also visit Rashtrapati Bhavan OR Presidential Palace.
Overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 03 :: Delhi / Alwar (170 Kms/ 3-4 Hrs)
After breakfast drive to Alwar. On arrival check into the hotel.
Alwar-among the Rajput principalities was the closest to imperial Delhi. People of this region were daring adventurers. They did not submit to alien rule; they rebelled. In 1771 A.D. , Pratap Singh , a Kachhawaha Rajput belonging to the same clan as the one which ruled Jaipur won Alwar from Mughals and founded a principality of his own. A historic and eminent fort guards its highest hill and is reminiscent of a regal way of life. Alwar is surrounded by the Aravali Hills and has a unique recognition because of Sariska Van Abhyaranya , Bala-Quila and Silished.

Day 04 :: Alwar Tour 
After breakfast have tour to Alwar & surrounding which includes Alwar Fort- is nestled in a steep hill that is 300 meters above the city. The magnificent fort is a great landmark of the Alwar. The fort has a lot of historical significance. It was built before the Mughal period in the 16th century. Moreover, it is also believed that Babur once came to the fort in order to dodge his enemies. History associated to the fort also reveals that the fort was taken over by Rana Pratap Singh in 1775. However, there is no consensus among historians to draw a conclusion to this. It is also believed that Nikumbh Rajput built the palace in 928 A.D. Hence, the history of fort draws a lot of confusion and curiosity. This curiosity often acts as an appeal for the tourists. Also drive to visit Bala Quila is one of the most popular tourist destinations of Alwar. During 10th century, Nikumbha clan of Rajputs had founded the magnificent Bala Quila. You would also enjoy a complete view of city from Bala Quila, as it is positioned on hill top. Accessibility of Bala Quila from the city center is approximately 15 kms. City Palace Alwar-Built by Raja Bakhtayar Singh in the year 1793 A.D, the City Palace is one of the major tourist attractions in Alwar. The palace is a perfect tourist spot for its historical significance as well as splendid architecture.
Also visit Sariska National Park to enjoy the safari to the national park (Safari will be on your own cost).
Overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 05 :: Alwar / Jaipur (160 Kms/ 3-4 Hrs) 
After breakfast drive to Jaipur. On arrival check into the hotel. Later visit City Palace- It was the residence of the erstwhile Rajput rulers. The city Palace is built in Rajasthani and Mughal styles. Jantar Mantar- It is one of the 5 observatories built by the former ruler of Amber, Jai Singh. It is the largest of all. The observatory complex has instruments, whose setting and shapes are scientifically designed. . Later visit Hawa Mahal- is the most important landmark of the Pink city, Jaipur. It was built in 1799 A.D. Hawa Mahal is a five storey building, along the main street of the old city with semi octagonal and delicately honey-combed sandstone windows. The Hawa Mahal was originally built with the aim of helping the royal ladies to watch the everyday life and royal processions of the city. 
Overnight stay at the hotel. 

Day 06 :: Jaipur / Roopan Garh (130 Kms/ 2-3 Hrs) 
After breakfast drive to Roopangarh.On arrival check into the hotel. Get relaxed and interact with the local people to know about their life style. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Roopangarh:-is famous for Roopangarh Fort. The fort was built in the year 1648 AD by Maharaja Roop Singh of Kishangarh for the defense of the district. The fort was once used to protect the town but now the fort is one of the main heritage hotels of Ajmer. This fort with its traditional decoration and hospitality welcomes guests and serves them with warmth so that they can treasure their trip to Ajmer and their stay at the Roopangarh Fort.  

Day 07 :: Roopan Garh / Nagaur (130 Kms/ 2-3 Hrs) 
After breakfast drive to Nagaur. On arrival check into the hotel. Later visit Nagaur fort-which is a sandy fortress. It was constructed in the 2nd century by the Nagavanshis. This fort houses beautiful palaces, fountains, temples and gardens. Apart from this fort, Tarkeen Dargah is also a popular tourist attraction of Nagaur. This Dargah holds immense religious importance for the followers of Islam.
Nagaur:- is a historic city located in the state of Rajasthan. It was founded by the Naga Kshatriyas. The city serves as the headquarters of the Nagaur District. The history of this place can be traced back to the days of the great epic the Mahabharata. It is said that the kingdom of Ahichhatrapur covered some areas of the present Nagaur District. According to mythology, the great Arjuna conquered Ahichhatrapur and offered it to his mentor, Guru Dronacharya.
Overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 08 :: Nagaur / Phalodi (155 Kms/ 2-3 Hrs) 
After breakfast drive to Phalodi. On arrival check into the hotel. Get relaxed.
Phalodi-is an old caravan center in the Thar Desert. This town was a trading center being on the land route from North Western India into Central India. The area saw a lot of movement in those times. In the books of history this town was famous for Jain and Hindu temples. It is believed that some of these temples are over 300 years old. There are a number of havelis in Phalodi. Most of them are typical in their style. Most of the havelis have their entrances towards the main road; special attention has been given in building Jharokhas and Jaalis to keep womenfolk in seclusion. Nearly all of them are painted in vibrant colors. Temples prefer bright yellow for the doors, a fabulous combination against pristine whitewashed walls, the sand and the colorful attire of the womenfolk. Phalodi town is famous for its delicate 'jooti' (Footwear). These shoes come in various shapes and sizes but will be decorated with heavy embroidery. You can bargain and buy some of these. If you like bangles then this place has to offer a lot. You can find it wherever you go in the town. A small bead jeweler's shop quickly puts together Bishnoi style necklace complete with enormous pendants. Correspondingly, workmanship and artistry of a high order also appears to be an inborn gift of the people here.

Day 09 :: Phalodi / Pokhran (65 Kms/ 1-2 Hrs) 
After breakfast drive to Pokhran. On arrival check into the hotel. Get relaxed. It is a peaceful town that serves as an ideal spot for a relaxed and unhurried vacation. On arrival check into the hotel. Later visit Pokhran Fort, Pokhran Museum, Baba Ramdev temple and Salim Singh Ki Haveli.
Overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 10 :: Pokhran / Chandelao (220 Kms/ 3-4 Hrs) 
After breakfast driev to Chandelao. On arrival you will be checked in to Chandelao Fort. Overnight stay at the the fort.
Chandelao Fort-A medieval fortress, Chandelao Garh is a fortress built by the landlords of the area. The owner (who is from the Nobility) readily informs the guests about the fort and how the feudal system worked. Only 40 km from bustling Jodhpur this highly rated hotel will enfold you in a different world the world of the rulers of Rajasthan in a traditioonal village. Majestic Chandelao Garh is the ancestral home of the landowners of the area.
Dinner and overnight stay at the fort.

Day 11 :: Chandelao / Bishnoi Village / Chandelao (40 Kms/ 1-2 Hrs) 
After breakfast drive to Bishnoi Village- A triabl Village where Bishnoi people habitate. Bishnoi religion was founded by great visionary Saint Guru Jambheshwar Ji in year 1485AD(Vikram Samwat 1542, Kartik month, Krishna 8th) on SAMRATHAL DHORA ( Sand Dune ) near Nokha in Bikaner District of Rajasthan (India). Bishnoi is not only a caste it is simple art of living. A person who follow 29 rules laid by Guru Jambheshvar Ji is a Bishnoi (unteesh dharma ki aankadi, hridhya dhare joye, bishnoi naam soy). All the 29 rules have no complicated rituals. It is simple and scientific way of living. Most of rules are either to protect environment or for personal hygiene.
You may enjoy a jeep safari to the village.
Evening drive back to to Chandelao. Overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 12 :: Chandelao / Nimaj (75 Kms/ 1-2 Hrs) 
After breakfast drive to Nimaj. On arrival check into the hotel Nimaj Palace and experience Rajput hospitality at its best. Wonder through the Palace, which is a testament to the valour and chivalry of Marwar. See the village life, visit the 9th century temple, end the offbeat at 'Chhatra Sagar lake' to see the sun setting behind the dam which gives a golden glow to the lake before sinking behind the unique and rustic architecture of the dam. You can swim, fish, do bird watching, take a round of the green fields or sip cocktails as you cruise in the shimmering backwaters of the lake and return.
Overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 13 :: Nimaj / Ghanerao (150 Kms/ 2-3 Hrs) 
After breakfast drive to Ghanerao. On arrival check into the hotel. Ghanerao is a typical Rajasthan village region where one enjoy the varied flavors of rural India .
Overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 14 :: Ghanerao / Udaipur (110 Kms/ 2-3 Hrs) 
After breakfast drive to Udaipur. On arrival check into the hotel. Rest of the day free at your leisure.
Overnight stay at the hotel. 

Day 15 :: Udaipur Tour 
After breakfast full day visit of  City Palace- It is a majestic architectural wonder, towering over the lake on a hill, surrounded by crenellated walls, it is a conglomeration of courtyards, pavilions, terraces, corridors, rooms and hanging gardens. The main entrance is through the triple arched gate, the 'Tripolia' with eight marble porticos. Visit Jagdish Temple- This temple was built in 1651 A.D. by Maharana Jagat Singh. This Indo-Aryan temple is the largest and the most beautiful temple of Udaipur with its remarkable sculpted images. Saheliyon-ki-Bari (Garden of the maids of Honor) - This small garden was a popular relaxing spot of royal ladies, who came for a stroll and hence the name. The garden has many fountains in its four delightful pools, chiseled kiosks and marble elephants.  Also visit Bhartiya Lok Kala Mandir- It is folk arts museum with an interesting collection of Indian folk arts, folk dresses, ornaments, puppets, masks, dolls, folk musical instruments, folk deities and paintings. In the evening enjoy boat ride in Lake Pichola.
Overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 16 :: Udaipur / Chittorgarh (120 Kms/ 2-3 Hrs) 
After breakfast leave for Chittorgarh. On arrival in Chittorgarh check into the hotel. Later visit Chittorgarh Fort the most important site of Chittorgarh. After visit to the palace, visit Fateh Prakash Palace, Archaeological Museum, Kumbha Shyam temple, Kalika Mata temple and the Tulja Bhawani temple.
Overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 17 :: Chittorgarh / Kota (175 Kms/ 3-4 Hrs)
After breakfast drive to Kota. On arrival check into the hotel. Later visit Chambal Garden, Maharao Madho Singh Museum, Kota Barrage, Government Museum, Jag Mandir and Godavari Dham Temple
Overnight stay at the hotel.
 
Day 18 :: Kota / Karauli (250 Kms/ 6-7 Hrs)
After the breakfast leave for Karauli. This old princely state houses an old fort and several palaces that feature very attractive frescoes and lattice works. On arrival check into the hotel. Later visit Bhanwar Vilas Palace, Karauli City Palace, Kaila Devi National Park and the Timangarh Fort.
Overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 19 :: Karauli / Agra (160 Kms/ 3-4 Hrs)
After breakfast drive to Agra. On arrival check into the hotel. Rest of the day free at your leisure.
Overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 20 :: Agra/ Delhi (200 Kms/ 4-5 Hrs)
After breakfast have a guided tour of symbol of eternal love - Taj Mahal (closed on Fridays)-An immense mausoleum of white marble, built in Agra between 1631 and 1648 by order of the Mughal emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his favorite wife, the Taj Mahal is the jewel of Muslim art in India and one of the universally admired masterpieces of the world's heritage. Later visit Agra Fort-Agra Fort is located  on the right bank of the river Yamuna in the city of Agra in Uttar Pradesh. Later visit Itmatu ud Daulah tomb also known as Baby Taj-Itmad-ud-daula has a special place in the chronicles of both history as well as architecture. This is precisely because Itmad ud Daula is the very first tomb in India that is entirely made out of Marble. This is actually a mausoleum that overlooks the River Yamuna and is a tomb of Mir Ghiyas Beg, a minister in the court of Shah Jahan.
Later drive leave for Delhi. On arrival checkinto the hotel.
Overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 21 :: Delhi / Departure
After breakfast you will be dropped at the international airport for onward journey. 

Tour Ends



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