Forts & Palaces With Taj Mahal
Duration: 12 Nights / 13 Days
Places Covered: Delhi - Mandawa - Bikaner - Jaisalmer - Jodhpur - Mandore - Udaipur - Chittorgarh - Bundi - Kota - Jaipur - Delhi
Day 01: Delhi
Traditional welcome on arrival. Transfer to your hotel. Afternoon combined sightseeing tour of Old & New Delhi. Overnight.
Day 02: Delhi - Mandawa
Early morning depart for Mandawa. On arrival check in to hotel. Afternoon sightseeing tour of the haveli and many colorful Bazaars. Overnight at hotel.
Day 03: Mandawa - Bikaner
After breakfast drive on to Bikaner arriving in time for lunch at Lalgarh Palace hotel. A high embattlement wall surrounds Bikaner, founded in 1488 A.D.. In the afternoon visit the fort and the palace. Overnight at hotel.
Day 04: Bikaner - Jaisalmer
Morning drive on to the ancient desert town of Jaisalmer. Afternoon walk through the cobbled streets with magnificent havelis. Overnight at hotel.
Day 05: Jaisalmer
In the morning visit the hilltop fort and ancient 12th century Jain temples. Evening enjoy camel ride at the Sam sand Dunes. Overnight at Jaisalmer.
Day 06: Jaisalmer - Jodhpur
Morning travel to Jodhpur, on the southern edge of the Thar Desert. Rao Jodha founded Jodhpur in 1459 A.D.. In the afternoon visit the magnificent 15th century fort and the Umaid Bhawan Palace the current residence of the Maharaja and also a hotel. Overnight at Jodhpur.
Day 07: Jodhpur - Mandore - Jodhpur
Visit Mandore in the morning. Afternoon free to explore the narrow, bustling streets and bazaars of the old city. Overnight.
Day 08: Jodhpur - Udaipur
Drive from Jodhpur to Udaipur, visiting enroute the temples of Ranakpur, which are the most exquisite and important Jain temples in India. Arrive late at the Lake City of Udaipur. Overnight at hotel.
Day 09: Udaipur
Morning visit City palace that overlooks Pichoola Lake and other sightseeing's. Afternoon free. Overnight at hotel.
Day 10: Udaipur - Bundi
Leave for Bundisurrounded by the Aravalli hills on three sides and is circumscribed by a massive wall with four gateways. Overnight.
Day 11: Bundi - Jaipur
Morning visit the Taragarh Fort, the Palace, Chitrashala. Afternoon proceed to Jaipurto arrive in Evening. Overnight at hotel.
Day 12: Jaipur
Morning leave for Amber Fort and accent to the top on Elephant back to visit its magnificent palace and halls. Afternoon city sightseeing visiting City Palace, Museum, Observatory and the local bazaars. Overnight at hotel.
Day 13: Jaipur - Delhi
Morning leave for Delhi. Arrive and transfer to hotel. Afternoon free. Late in the evening transfer to the airport for your onward destination.