Located in the north-western part of the country, Rajasthan is the largest state of India. It is also home to many important geographical entities like the great Aravalli Ranges, Chambal River and Thar Desert. According to experts, it was once the part of the great Indus Valley Civilisation, which is believed to be probably the oldest civilisation on earth. Come visit this wonderful state, especially its wonderful cities of Mandawa, Bikaner and Jaipur for an enthralling experience.
Arrival at New Delhi Airport/Railway Station and transfer to your hotel of stay. Check-in at your pre-booked hotel.
In the afternoon, you will be taken on a half-day city tour of Delhi. Visit the historical sites of the city such as Qutab Minar, India Gate (War Memorial), a drive past Rashtrapati Bhawan (President’s Estate). After sightseeing in the city, return to your hotel and spend the night.
After breakfast in the hotel, set out on a half-day tour of Old Delhi which includes visits to Raj Ghat and Shanti Van (cremation sites of Mahatma Gandhi and Jawaharlal Nehru respectively), Jama Masjid, and a drive past Red Fort and Chandni Chowk – a traditional shopping hub.
In the afternoon, drive to Agra. On arrival, check-in at a pre-booked hotel. You are at leisure for the rest of the evening to explore around at your pace. Spend the night at your hotel.
After breakfast, take a half-day city tour and visit the world-famous Taj Mahal built by Mughal Emperor Shahjahan in 1630 to enshrine the mortal remains of his Queen Mumtaz Mahal (Taj Mahal is closed on Fridays).
In the afternoon, leave for Jaipur visiting Fatehpur Sikri en route. Fatehpur Sikri was built by Emperor Akbar in 1569 and abandoned after 15 years due to scarcity of water. See the graceful buildings including Jama Masjid, Tomb of Salim Chishti, Panch Mahal and other palaces.On arrival in Jaipur, check-in at a pre-booked hotel for your overnight stay.
After breakfast, proceed on a full-day sightseeing tour of Jaipur. Tour the Amber Fort - the capital of the state till 1728. Visit Jagmandir or the Hall of Victory that glitters with thousand mirrors, Jal Mahal and Temples of Kali. Enjoy an elephant ride on your ascent to Amber Fort and behold panoramic views of the city along the way.
In the afternoon, visit the Maharaja’s City Palace and Jantar Mantar, drive past Hawa Mahal or The Palace of Winds and past the rose-pink residential and business quarters of Jaipur. After a day of sightseeing and discovering the different colors of Jaipur, return to your hotel and spend the night.
After an early breakfast at the hotel, leave for Delhi about 258 kilometers (approx. 5-hour drive) from Jaipur. Upon arrival in Delhi, you will be transferred to a pre-booked hotel for your overnight stay. Spend the rest of the day at leisure exploring around or engaging in a spot of shopping.
After breakfast, you will be dropped at the airport or any location in Delhi convenient to you for your onward journey