Rajasthan India is largest state, is internationally famous for its splendid forts and graceful palaces. The stunning architecture of the forts & palaces of Rajasthan forces you to marvel at. The stunning architecture will never fail to lure you. There are a number for forts and palaces in this state spreading in different cities and tourist places of the state. Almost all the important cities and famous tourist places here have some of magnificent forts and palaces. You will love to visit forts and monuments on your Rajasthan tours and treasure unique lifetime experience Shantanu Cultural Trails offers you an exciting tour package which makes you enable to explore the famous Rajasthan forts and palaces with excellent travel services and good accommodation throughout the journey.
Duration: 14 Nights & 15 Days
Destinations: Delhi – Agra – Samode – Jaipur – Khimsar – Jodhpur – Udaipur – Pushkar – Neemrana
Day 01: Arrive Delhi
Shantanu Cultural Trails welcomes to the land of India. Upon your arrival in New Delhi (the capital city of India), our representative will receive you with warm welcome from New Delhi International Airport and then transfer you to your prearranged hotel. Wash, change and relax. Enjoy welcome dinner with cultural program. Have a restful overnight stay in cozy bed at the hotel.
Day 02: Delhi
After hearty breakfast services at the hotel, check out from the hotel. Shantanu Cultural Trails representative takes you on guided tour of New Delhi. Major attractions to visit in this city include Red Fort (Lal Kila), Jama Masjid, Chandani Chowk, Rajghat, Shanti Van, Old Fort, National Zoological Park, Qutub Minar, Humayun’s Tomb, India Gate, President House, Parliament House, Birla Temple (Laxmi Narayan Temple), ISKON Temple, Akshardham Temple, Lotus Temple, Garden of Five Senses, Lodhi Gardens, Buddha Jayanti Park, Kalindi Kunj Amusement Park, Delhi Eye, Connaught Place, Palika Bazaar, Janpath, etc. Sightseeing would be according to time schedule hence it is not necessary that we will cover all the aforementioned attractions. After sightseeing tours in Delhi, return back to the hotel. Enjoy dinner and stay overnight at the hotel.
Day 03: Delhi – Agra
Take breakfast. Check out from hotel. Drive towards Agra. Visit Sikandara Akbar’s Tom on the way. Arrive in Agra. Check-in at the hotel pre-booked by Shantanu Cultural Trails. Wash, change and relax. Later, go on Agra tour. Visit the magnificent Agra Fort also called Lal Qila of Agra. Explore many architectural structures inside the fort complex. Visit the Taj Mahal, India’s star tourist attraction and one of the new Seven Wonders of the World. Dinner and overnight will be at the hotel.
Day 04: Agra – Samode
Visit the Taj Mahal at sunrise. Have breakfast at hotel. Later depart for Samode by road (275 km – 5 Hrs). You will visit en route Fatehpur Sikri and Buland Darwaza. On arrival in Samode, Shantanu Cultural Trails representative transfers you to the Hotel Samode Palace. Freshen up and relax. Explore the beauty of Samode Palace and Haveli. You will surly appreciate the beauty and architecture of the palace. Have a royal dinner at the palace. Have restful and luxury overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 05: Samode – Jaipur
Take hearty breakfast at the hotel and then Shantanu Cultural Trails representative transfers you to Jaipur by an AC luxury car. Upon arrival, check into the hotel of your choice. Change, wash and relax. Afterwards, proceed for sightseeing tour of Jaipur (the city of victory) – the Pink City of India – the Capital City of Rajasthan. Visit the imposing City Palace Complex. Visit the Birla Temple. Visit the Hawa Mahal (the Palace of Winds),and the Jantar Mantar Observatory. Enjoy sumptuous dinner and have luxury and restful overnight stay at thehotel.
Day 06: Jaipur
After hearty breakfast at the hotel, take excursion to Amber. Visit the magnificent Amber Fort situated atop hill. Enjoy elephant ride to ascent the fort complex. The fort overlooks the magnificent views of the pink city of Jaipur. Also visit the magnificent Jaigarh Fort, Nahargarh Fort and the Jal Mahal (Water Palace). In the evening explore the colorful local bazaars where you can fulfill your shopping desires. Have sumptuous dinner and luxury & restful overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 07: Jaipur – Khimsar
After breakfast, depart for Khimsar (330 km – 7 hrs). Upon arrival at Khimsar, a representative from Shantanu Cultural Trails transfers you to the Khimsar Fort. Freshen up and relax. Have a royal dinner and luxury & restful overnight stay at Khimsar Fort.
Day 08: Khimsar
After breakfast, spend day free to enjoy the fort and its environs. Explore its architectural designs and beauty. Late afternoon enjoy Black Buck Safari followed by picnic tea on the nearby sand dunes. In time return back to Khimsar. Dinner and overnight stay will be at the Khimsar Fort.
Day 09: Khimsar – Jodhpur
Check out the hotel after breakfast. Drive to Jodhpur, the second largest city of Rajasthan and fondly known as the Blue City. Upon arrival in Jodhpur, a representative from Shantanu Cultural Trails transfers you to the hotel of your choice. Change, wash and relax. Afternoon embark on sightseeing tour of Jodhpur visiting massive Mehrangarh, elegant Umaid Bhawan Palace and the Jaswant Thada Royal Memorial. In the evening explore famous Sardar Market where you can shop for handicrafts or other items as Jodhpur memento. Have sumptuous dinner and restful & luxury overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 10: Jodhpur – Udaipur
After hearty breakfast at the hotel, proceed to Udaipur (the city of rising sun) by road (275 km – 06 hrs). Upon arrival in Udaipur, Shantanu Cultural Trails representative transfers you to the hotel of your choice. Change, wash and relax till evening. In the evening enjoy sunset boat cruise on picturesque Pichola Lake. Here you will also see the elegant Lake Palace situated in the middle of the lake. It seems as the palaces is emerging from the lake. Have sumptuous dinner and spend overnight in luxury at hotel.
Day 11: Udaipur
After hearty breakfast, embark on sightseeing tours of Udaipur visiting City Palace, Jagdish Temple, Lake Palace, Jagmandir Palace, Monsoon Palace, Bharatiya Lok Kala Mandal, Saheliyon-Ki-Bari, Vintage Car Collection, etc. Have sumptuous dinner and spend overnight in luxury at hotel.
Day 12: Udaipur – Pushkar
After hearty breakfast at the hotel, depart for Pushkar by road (300 km – 06 hrs). Upon arrival in Pushkar, Shantanu Cultural Trails representative transfers you to the hotel Pushkar Palace. Wash, change and relax. Visit the famous Lord Brahma Temple, Holy Lake and its ghats. Have sumptuous dinner and spend overnight in luxury at hotel.
Day 13: Pushkar – Neemrana
After hearty breakfast at the hotel, depart for Neemrana by road (280 km – 06 hrs). Upon arrival in Neemrana, Shantanu Cultural Trails representative transfers you to the Neemrana Fort Palace – one of the most famous heritage hotels of Rajasthan. Wash, change and relax. Enjoy the environs of the hotel. Have a royal dinner and luxury & restful overnight stay at hotel Neemrana Fort Palace.
Day 14: Neemrana – Delhi
After hearty breakfast at the hotel, depart for Delhi by road (120 km – 02 hrs). Upon arrival in Delhi, you will be transferred to the hotel of your choice by a representative from Shantanu Cultural Trails. Wash, change and relax. Have sumptuous dinner and spend overnight in luxury at hotel.
Day 15: Depart Delhi
Have relaxed breakfast at the hotel. Spend rest of you of the day at leisure or you enjoying your own independent activities. Finish last minute shopping exploring famous shopping areas of Delhi. After a farewell dinner, a representative of Shantanu Cultural Trails will transfer you to the New Delhi International Airport on time where you will board flight for your home/onward destination.