Discover the majesty of Rajasthan and experience the beauty of the Taj Mahal in Agra, the Amer Fort in Jaipur and have the chance to stay in restored palaces and forts. Enjoy the lively markets of Jaipur, filled with colourful saris and traditional jewellery and arts. Travel to Manvar desert camp where you will stay in a tented camp and enjoy a desert safari including a camel safari and a chance to see the sunset. Manvar Desert Camp is operational from 15 September to 15 April every year.
This is a private short stay package for the independent traveller.
Day 1: DeLHi To aGra
This morning you will be met at your Delhi hotel and transferred to Agra, visiting Sikandra en route to visit the marble tomb of Akbar. (L)
Day 2: aGra
Rise early this morning to view the Taj Mahal as the sun is rising. Later you will visit Agra Fort. (B)
Days 3-4: aGra To Jaipur
Drive to Jaipur, stopping at Fatehpur Sikri en route. (B,L) Tomorrow, tour Jaipur including a visit to Amer Fort and the City Palace. (B)
Day 5: Jaipur To biJaynaGar
Commence the drive to Bijaynagar, visiting Kishangarh Fort en route. This afternoon visit the local village market. (B,L)
Day 6: biJaynaGar To kHimsar
Continue west to Khimsar and stay overnight in a 15th-century fortress that has been converted into a heritage hotel. (B,L)
Day 7: kHimsar To manVar
Travel to Manvar. Here you will enjoy a camel and jeep safari and stay overnight in a tented camp in the desert. (B,L,D)
Days 8-9: manVar To JoDHpur
Continue to Jodhpur. (B) Tomorrow, visit the impressive Mehrangarh Fort and the museum located in the Umaid Bhawan Palace. (B)
Day 10: JoDHpur To DeoGarH
This morning drive to Deogarh, visiting Kumbhalgarh and its 15thcentury fort en route. (B,L)
Days 11-12: DeoGarH To uDaipur
Drive to Udaipur visiting Ranakpur en route, home to the largest Jain temple complex in India. Enjoy an afternoon cruise on Lake Pichola. (B,L) Tomorrow, tour the city including a visit to the City Palace, Sahelion Ki Bari and the Folk Museum. (B,D)
Day 13: DeparT uDaipur
After check-out this morning your arrangements end. (B)
#Shoulder and high season, Christmas and New Year's Eve dinner surcharges apply.
Note: Taj Mahal (Agra) closed Fridays year round, Manvar Resort (Manvar) will be used from mid-April until end of September and if the camp is unavailable.
( A full moon viewing of the Taj Mahal may be available. Dates and prices are available on request.