Day 1 - New Delhi
Arrive Delhi. You are received and welcomed by the Know-Well India Tours representative at the airport & Transfer to hotel. He will present you the travel documents
Rest of the day free for independent activities.
Day 2 - New Delhi
Enjoy full day sightseeing tour of:
New Delhi: designed and built by the British in the 1920's it's a city of wide boulevards impressive Government buildings, green parks and gardens. First you will visit two monuments from Delhi's past Humayun's Tomb and Qutab Minar. Then your drive takes you along the ceremonial avenue, Rajpath, past the imposing India Gate and Parliament House.
Old Delhi: an ancient walled city. Here you will see Red Fort, the most opulent Fort and Palace of the Moghul Empire; Raj Ghat, the memorial site of the Mahatma Gandhi; Jama Masjid, the largest mosque in India and Chandni Chowk, the bustling and colourful market of the old city.
Day 3 - Delhi - Nawalgarh
This you are entering in a most fascinating region of Rajasthan -Shekhawati. The entire region of Shekhawati is known for its exquisite frescoes and popularly called the "Open Air Art Gallery of Rajasthan". No other region, anywhere in the world, has such large concentration of frescoes. This is even more interesting as the landscape here is totally bare - flat and colourless.
Drive to Nawalgarh enroute visiting Samode Palace, Nawalgarh is home to some of the leading merchant families of the country. This is the place to find some of the finest frescoes in the entire region. Visit Roop Niwas, Poddar Haveli, Saat Haveli, a few old temples, fort turned into a beutiful heritage hotel. Lunch at Samode Palace and continue drive to Nawalgarh.
Day 04 - Nawalgarh
Full day sightseeing of Nawalgarh, Mandawa, Dundlod and Fathepur. The area of Shekhawati covers several villages and towns in north eastern Rajasthan. Small towns contain within themselves some of the most elaborate havelis, stepwells, and temples. When you travel around this region, you stumble across some truly marvelous treasures.
Day 05 - Nawalgarh - Khimsar
Drive to Khimsar enroute visiting salt Lake of Didwana. Evening tour to nearby area.
Day 06 - Khimsar - Khichan - Jaisalmer
Drive to Jaisalmer enroute visiting Khichan to see the Demoiselle Cranes. Driving through the Thar Desert and arrive at Jaisalmer, one of the jewels in India's crown also known as 'Golden city'. Exquisite wood and sandstone buildings dot the town and within Jaisalmer Fort are homes, hotels and shops hidden in ancient lane ways.
Day 07 - Jaisalmer
Visiting the Jaisalmer Fort - The oldest living Fort in the world having astonishing Havelis (Mansions) such as Salim Singh and Patwo ki haveli . In the afternoon, proceed to the Sam or Khuri village to experince Camel safari on sand dunes. View the sunset from the dunes, as the sky is set on fire. Return to the village for dinner amidst Desert Folk musicians playing desert symphony and folk dances.
Day 08 - Jaisalmer - Osian - Rohet
Drive to Rohet, enroute visiting Osian- Sun Temple. Lunch at Rohet. P.M. Jeep safari to Bishnoi villages.
Day 09 - Rohet - Ranakpur - Udaipur
Drive to Udaipur en-route visit world famous Jain Temples at Ranakpur. Admire the workmanship from the 16th century temples. The whole structure has 80 domes and 400 pillars. Lunch at homely resort. Continue your drive to Udaipur.
Day 10 - Udaipur
Morning sightseeing of Udaipur visiting The City Palace and Museum is considered as the largest palace complex in Rajasthan. Pratap Memorial has the bronze statue of Maharana Pratap, the legendary warrior king of Udaipur. Jagdish Temple which was built in 1651 AD. Saheliyon Ki Bari is a small ornamental garden. Late afternoon enjoy boat-ride on Lake Pichola visiting many Ghats (banks) of washing, bathing etc and enjoy excellent views of the Lake Palace and City Palace.
Day 11 - Udaipur - Chittorgarh - Bijapur
Drive to Bijapur enroute visiting Chittaurgarh fort. Lunch at Chittor. O/n at hotel.
Day 12 - Bijapur
Jeep / horse safari to the nearby tribal villages. Picnic lunch. Experience the YOGA in the evening if interested. o/n at hotel.
Day 13 - Bijapur - Bundi
Drive to Bundi, which is the undiscovered splendor, and one of the unexplored cities with a rich historical wealth. Once a part of Kota, it was ruled by the Hada Chauhans an offshoot of the famous Chauhan clan who ruled Delhi and Ajmer. Bundi is surrounded by the Aravalli hills on three sides. P.M. sight seeing of the fort and the step wells. O/n at the hotel.
Day 14 - Bundi - Jaipur
Drive to Jaipur is known for its blend of Rajasthani and Mughal architecture. Not far away is the Central Museum with its large collection of woodwork, jewellery, costumes, brassware, and pottery.
Day 15 - Jaipur
Morning excursion to Amber Fort, situated outside the walled city, is perhaps the most beautiful example of Rajasthani forts. You can have the unique experience of riding on elephant back to and from the top of the hill on which the fort is situated. Afternoon sightseeing tour of Jaipur including, City Palace in the heart of Jaipur known for its blend of Rajasthani and Mughal architecture. Not far away is the Central Museum with its large collection of woodwork. Another monument near the City Palace, Jantar Mantar, is the largest of the five observatories built by Sawai Jai Singh-I, the founder ruler of Jaipur. Stop at Hawa Mahal or the Palace of Winds, a seven storied facade and one of the most picturesque monuments constructed for the royal ladies to watch the royal processions without being seen.
Day 15 - Jaipur - Delhi
Drive to Delhi. This day you will be transferred to the International airport, 3 hours before boarding International flight for your onwards journey
Our services end at Trivandrum airport.
NOTE :- The itinerary is suggestive and can be customized.