Recommended Itinerary :
Day 01: Arrive Delhi
Await warm welcome at IGI airport New Delhi by our representatives and transfer to the hotel. Overnight.
Day 02: New Delhi – Sightseeing
After breakfast Sightseeing in Old Delhi Explore the Red Fort known as Lal Quila (A Unesco World Heritage Site). The Red Fort was the residence of the Mughal emperor of India for nearly 200 years. It is Located in the center of Delhi and houses a number of museums. (Closed for Republic day celebration @ 26th January every year) – drive pass.
Next, venture to the Jama Masjid the country's largest mosque, built in 1656, where thousands of Muslims offer prayers daily. The great mosque of Old Delhi is both the largest in India and the final architectural extravagance of Shah Jahan. The mosque's courtyard is capable of holding 25,000 devotees.
New Delhi Sightseeing, Visit Humayun's Tomb (A UNESCO World Heritage Site), the tomb is an early example of Mughal architecture. This tomb is of great interest in relation to the Taj Mahal.
Tour Qutub Minar, (A UNESCO World Heritage Site), the Qutab Minar is a soaring tower of victory. It was construction was commenced in 1193, immediately after the defeat of the last Hindu Kingdom in Delhi. It's nearly 73 meters high and tapers from a 15-meter-diameter base to just 2.5 meters at the top.
Go to India's Gate the national monument of India. Constructed in memory of 90,000 British-Indian soldiers who fought in WW-II. The structure was built under the leadership of Sir Edwin Lutyens. The architectural complex is made of red stone and granite.
Drive past the official residence of the President of India and the Parliament House. The Presidents house is a famous attraction of New Delhi. It remained the home to the former British Viceroy of India till 1950. The Parliament House is a circular colonnaded building. It currently houses ministerial offices, numerous committee rooms, and an excellent library. Conceived in the Imperial Style, the Parliament House consists of an open verandah with 144 columns.
Day 03: Delhi – Nawalgarh [280KM/ 5-6 Hrs Approx.]
Morning breakfast and drive to Nawalgarh – This place is famous for its fresco and unique painting Havelis and often called as Golden City of Rajasthan. This place is also known as "the land of Havelis" and "open air art gallery". Thakur Nawal Singh, founded this city in 1737 by the name of Nawalgarh. There are various tourist attractions in Nawalgarh which you can visit are Bala Kila Fort, Havelies with different types of painting styles reflecting history and culture of the region. Hira Lal Sarowgi Havelis and Roop Niwa, Poddar haveli, Aath haveli, Moraka Haveli etc. Overnight stay in the hotel.
Day 04: Nawalgarh – Bikaner [220 KM/4-5 Hrs Approx.]
After breakfast check out and drive to Bikaner, Upon arrival check into the hotel. Later in the Afternoon exploring the city, seeing the ancient Jain temples in the old city,
Junagarh Fort was built in the year 1593 by Raja Rai Singh. The fort structure consists of temples and palaces. The delicately done galleries, lawns, and windows catch the eyes of the visitors. The Zenana quarters, in particular, lures the attention of tourists as they display impeccable designs of great creative skills.
The Lallgarh Palace -This magnificent palace was constructed by Maharaja Ganga Singh in the new 20th century. The palace has now been transformed into a hotel and thus is an excellent place to spend your holiday. The extravagant Rajputana design blended with the elegant interior décor draws visitors here.
Day 05: Bikaner – Jaisalmer (330 KM/7 Hrs approx.)
After breakfast, check out and drive to Jaisalmer, Upon arrival check into the hotel. Evening free for leisure.
Day 06: Jaisalmer Sightseeing
After breakfast proceed to visit Jaisalmer Fort, It was built in 1156 and is the second oldest forts in the state of Rajasthan. This magnificent fort also known as Sonar Quila is a perfect example of Indian craftsmanship and military magnificence. It is one of the oldest existing forts of Rajasthan after Chittorgarh. The fort is situated atop of the Trikuta hill amidst the sandy terrain of the Great Thar Desert.
Jain temple - within the vicinity of The Jaisalmer fort lie 7 Jain temples which are an embodiment of beautiful structural designs. Right from ceilings to tombs to gateways, each and every part of this temple is decorated with mirrors, frescoes, carvings, etc. These temples were built way back in the12th and 15th century, and are dedicated to various Jain Tirthankars (Hermits). On the walls of the temples, you can find animal & human figures, carved in famous Dilwara temple style. The Jain temple has a Gyan Bhandar, a library, which interest many tourists.
The Patwon Ji ki Haveli is an interesting piece of Architecture and is the most important among the havelis in Jaisalmer. This is precisely because of two things, first that it was the first haveli erected in Jaisalmer and second, that it is not a single haveli but a cluster of 5 small havelis. The first among these havelis was commissioned and constructed in the year 1805 by Guman Chand Patwa and is the biggest and the most ostentatious. It is believed that Patwa was a rich man and was a renowned trader of his time. He could afford and thus ordered the construction of separate stories for each of his 5 sons. These were completed in the span of 50 years. All five houses were constructed in the first 60 years of the 19th century. You can visit Nathmal Ji ki Haveli, Salim Ji ki Haveli.
Later in evening Later evening camel safari in sand dunes with sunset view, Overnight at the hotel
Day 07: Jaisalmer – Khimsar (290 KM/ 6-7 Hrs approx.)
After breakfast leave for Khimsar en-route Visiting Desert Hamlets and Hindu Temples in Osian. After arrival in Khimsar Fort remaining time for relaxing at Swimming-Pool Side. Dinner with Folklore Dances and overnight at Khimsar.
Day 08: Khimsar/Jodhpur (98 KM/2.5 Hrs Approx.)
Breakfast at hotel. Proceed for Jodhpur. Set at the edge of the Thar Desert, the imperial city of Jodhpur echoes with tales of antiquity in the emptiness of the desert which was once the capital of the Marwar state. Visit Mehrangarh fort- it’s a the pride of jodhpur with rich history and splendour architecture), Jaswant Thada - it’s a white marble architecture for the memorial of a Rajput clan. Mandore garden The lawn, Royal cenotaphs are the major attractions, Local market , overnight stay in hotel..
Day 09: Jodhpur/Luni & Rohitgarh (70 KM/2 Hrs Approx.)
In morning drive to Rohitgarh..Enroute visit to Luni Castle . On Arrival Check In At Hotel Rohitgarh Palace .Afternoon Jeep Safari In Bishnoi Villages. Evening Rajasthani Dances:-Bhawai Dance, Chari Dance, Drum Dance & Ghoomar Dance. Overnight at hotel
Day 10: Rohitgarh /Narlai (95 KM/2.5 Hrs Approx.)
In morning drive to Narlali.On arrival Checkin at hotel. Rawla Narlai is situated at the foot of Aravali Hill and is located midway between Udaipur and Jodhpur. It is situated in an ancient dwelling, dotted with caves and temples. lying at the bas4 of a jillock on the top of the which is a classical statue of an elephant narlai has many Hindu and jain. Overnight at hotel
Day 11: Narlai/ Udaipur (125 KM/3 Hrs Approx.)
In morning drive to Udaipur. On arrival check-in hotel, Later proceed for sightseeing of Udaipur city- Built in 1559 A.D. by Maharaja Udai Singh, the city has been described as the most romantic spot on the continent of India by Col. James Todd. The places of interest include City Palace which has several carved balconies, arches and decorated pillars, Zenana Mahal, Fateh Prakash, Durbar Hall and Shambhu Niwas. Also visit Jagdish temple, Sahelion-ki-Bari (queen's resort for the friends), Lake Pichola. Overnight stay.
Day 12: Udaipur- Deogarh (130KM/3.5 Hrs approx.)
In the morning half day city tour. Then drive to Deogarh. On arrival check into the hotel. A castle of Medieval Rajasthan. You can also enjoy of your choice Trekking in the hills or Walk in the village or Local tribal warrior dance or Performance by folk musicians and artists. Overnight at hotel.
Day 13: Deogarh – Bundi (230KM/4-5 Hrs approx.)
After breakfast drive to Bundi, Upon arrival check into the hotel.
Bundi. The palace is considered to be one of the finest specimens of Rajput architectures. The only area that is open for tourists is the Phool Mahal (Flower Palace). The murals that grace the walls are exquisite. Later drive on to Kota. Overnight.
Day 14: Bundi- Samode (260KM/ 5 Hrs Approx)
On the 14th day of Royal Rajasthan Heritage Tour with Taj Tour, depart for Samode village. Transfer to the hotel. Away from the hustle bustle of the city life, enjoy a laid-back stay at Samode Palace Hotel in Samode.
Day 15: Samode – Jaipur Sightseeing – Samode
This day proceed to Jaipur 70 Kms from Samode. Here is Amber Fort, 11 km from Jaipur. Take an elephant ride up o the fort and feel like a royalty. Afternoon sightseeing tour of the city includes visit to the City Palace Museum, Hawa Mahal and Jantar Mantar. Discover a redefined version of pleasure while exploring the affluent and colorful culture of the region. Overnight in Samode.
Day 16: Samode – Bharatpur (225 KM/ 5 Hrs approx.)
Early morning, after breakfast, we drive to Bharatpur. Reach Bharatpur & check in hotel. In the afternoon, we behin our sightseeing tour of the Bharatpur bird Sanctuary where a cacophony of sounds will greet you . The Sanctuary is home to various migratory birds. From October till December, the indigenous water- birds nest around the lake from December on the migratory Geese, Duck and Cranes are the main feature of the sanctuary. Nightstay at hotel
Day 17: Bharatpur – Agra (60KM/1.8 Hrs Approx)
Morning drive to Agra via the deserted red sandstone city of Fatehpur Sikari, built by Akbar as his capital but abandoned soon after. Evening visit to the Taj Mahal sunset. Overnight at Taj View Hotel.
Day 18: Agra - Delhi – Departure
After breakfast check out from the hotel and visit Red Fort of Agra. Continue drive to Delhi Upon arrival in Delhi. Evening: Farewell Dinner at Hotel & Transfer to International Airport.