The Super Deluxe Train Royal
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21 Days / 20 Nights
Delhi - Mandawa Nawalgarh Mandawa
Bikaner Khimsar Jaisalmer Osian Jodhpur
Ranakpur Mount Abu Udaipur Chittorgarh Pushkar
Ajmer Jaipur Fatehpur Sikri Agra Delhi
Day 01 : Delhi
Arrive Delhi meet and assist at the Airport then transfer to the hotel for
Day 02 : Delhi
After breakfast Full day Delhi sightseeing tour visiting the Raj Ghat
(Cremation site of Mahatma Gandhi), Red Fort, Jama Masjid, Qutub Minar &
India Gate (War Memorial). Drive past President House & Parliament
House. Overnight stay in the hotel.
Day 03 : Delhi Mandawa
Morning drive to Mandawa which is around 260 Kms / 06 hrs. Upon arrival
transfer to Hotel.. Afternoon sightseeing of this Shekhawati region famous
for its Havelies and Forts. Evening enjoy the picturesque view of the desert
state. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 04 : Mandawa Nawalgarh Mandawa
After breakfast drive to Nawalgarh i.e. 120 kms / 03 hrs drive. decorated
Havelis at Nawalgarh worth a mention are Jodhraj Patodia Haveli, Anandi Lal
Poddar Haveli, Chokhani Haveli and Bansidhar Bhagat Haveli. Later drive back
to Mandawa. Overnight stay in the hotel.
Day 05 : Mandawa Bikaner
After breakfast drive to Bikaner which is 185 Kms / 5 hrs. On arrival
transfer to Hotel. Afternoon proceed for sightseeing tour includes visit to
the historic Junagarh Fort, Bikaner Palace and the Golden Jubilee Museum.
Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 06 : Bikaner Khimsar
After breakfast drive to Khimsar i.e. 157 kms / 04 hrs drive. Upon arrival
transfer to the hotel. Khimsar has a wide range of experience. The battle
scarred walls and turrets remind on of the glorious past. Cnstruction began
in 1523 AD, the family moved in during the 18th century when a new Zenana
(ladies wing) was constructed. Thakur Onkar Singh built a regal wing for
himself in 1940s. Khimsar fort ranks high amongst the premier classified
heritage hotels in India. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 07 : Khimsar Jaisalmer
After breakfast drive to Jaisalmer which is around 305 Kms / 07 hrs drive.
On arrival transfer to Hotel. Rest of the day is free for leisure. Overnight
stay at Hotel.
Day 08 : Jaisalmer
After breakfast full day sightseeing tour of Jaisalmer, which includes
visit to the 12-15th century Jain temples, Folk Museum, Gadi -sar Tank &
the colorfully painted homes known as Havelies. Evening drive to Khuri
Village & Sand Dunes. Khuri is a village 45 km South west of Jaisalmer.
It is a delight fully peaceful place with mud and straw decorated houses.
Further proceed for 1Km away from village, you can magnificent patches of
sand dunes. You can have camel ride here. People & village life can be
seen on the way to khuri in various villages. Overnight stay in the hotel.
Day 09 : Jaisalmer Osian
After breakfast drive to Jodhpur i.e. 290 kms and 07 hrs drive. Enroute
visit to the Osian Temples. Upon arrival transfer to the hotel. Rest of the
day is free for leisure. Overnight stay in the hotel.
Day 10 : Jodhpur
Full day enjoy sightseeing of Jodhpur, visit Mehrangarh Fort. Within the fort, visit Moti-Mahal and Phool Mahal. Also visit Jaswant Thada, an imposing marble cenotaph, built in memory of Maharaja Jawant Singh II around 1899. Rest of the day at leisure. Overnight stay at Hotel.
11 : Jodhpur Ranakpur
After breakfast drive to Ranakpur i.e. 185 kms / 05 hrs drive. Upon arrival
transfer to the hotel. Later visit to the Ranakpur temples. The intricately
carved white marble is so well preserved it belies the temples 500
years. The temple dedicated to the Sun God is famed for its erotic
sculpture. Overnight stay in the hotel.
Day 12 : Ranakpur Mount Abu
After breakfast at Hotel. Drive To Mount Abu 190 Kms/ 5 Hours. Upon arrival check in at Hotel. Rest of the day at leisure. Overnight stay at Hotel
Day 13 : Mount Abu
Enjoy full day sightseeing of Mount Abu - Rajasthan's popular hill station. It is also a pilgrimage center for the Jains. Visit Dilwara temples consisting of five Jain temples, built during the early 11th century. The intricate & elaborated ornamental carvings represent the climax in decorative art in stone. Overnight stay in the hotel.
Day 14 : Mount Abu Udaipur
After breakfast drive to Udaipur i.e. 190 kms / 05 hrs drive. Upon arrival
transfer to the hotel. Later visit Eklingji & Nagda Temples. Overnight
stay at the hotel.
Day 15 : Udaipur
Morning after breakfast, transfer to visit Udaipur. Udaipur city of lakes is regarded as one of the most beautiful cities in all of Rajasthan. Founded by Maharana Udai Singh ji, the city’s epicenter of tourist activities is Lake Pichola. The City Palace on the banks of the lake Pichola has several carved balconies, arches and decorated pillars, Zenana Mahal, Crystal Gallery in Fateh Prakash, Durbar Hall and Shambhu Niwas. Other sites worth visiting are Jagdish temple, Sahelion-ki-Bari (queen's resort for the friends) and Fateh Sagar Lake.
Late afternoon, enjoy boat cruise at Lake Pichola. Overnight stay at Hotel.
Day 16 : Udaipur Chittorgarh
After breakfast drive to Chittorgarh i.e. 114 kms / 02 ½ hrs drive.
Later visit fort, Vijay Stambh (Victory Tower), Kirti Stambh (Tower of
Fame), Rana Kumbh Palace etc. Overnight stay in the hotel.
Day 17 :Chittorgarh Pushkar
After breakfast drive to Pushkar i.e. 177 kms / 03 ½ hrs drive. Later
visit Pushkar is famous for its picturesque sites as well as more than 400
temples. The most important of the temples is the Brahma Temple (only temple
of Lord Brahma, the creator, in the world). Afternoon visit Pushkar Lake,
one of the holiest places of India and site of the Pushkar Mela.Overnight
stay in the hotel.
Day 18 : Pushkar Ajmer Jaipur
After breakfast visit important temples are Savitri Temple, Mahadeva
Temple, Rangji Temple, and Varaha Temple. Pushkar Lake is the site of annual
holy bath on Kartik Purnima. Later drive to Jaipur i.e. 142 kms / 03 hrs
drive. Enroute visit Dargah Sharif. Upon arrival transfer to the hotel. Rest
of the day is free for leisure. Overnight stay in the hotel.
Day 19 : Jaipur
After breakfast visit to Amber Fort - Amber Fort was the ancient capital of
the State. Elephant ride / Jeep Safari is provided to ascend hill on top of
which the fort is situated. Afternoon city tour of Jaipur visiting the Hawa
Mahal - the palace of winds, the Observatory or the Jantar Mantar. Overnight
stay in the hotel.
Day 20 : Jaipur Fatehpur Sikri Agra
After breakfast drive to Agra (232 kms / 5 hrs) Enroute visiting Fatehpur
Sikri, the old Mughal capital still preserved in good condition. Upon
arrival in Agra visiting the world famous Taj Mahal, Agra Fort and
Itmad-ud-Daula. Overnight stay in the hotel.
Day 21 : Agra Delhi Out
After breakfast drive to Delhi i.e. 203 kms / 04 hrs drive. Upon arrival
transfer to the Airport to board the flight for onward destination.