Rajasthan which is also known as the “Land of Maharajas” is the largest state of India, covering an area of about 342,239 sq. km. It comprises of 33 districts and its largest city is Jaipur, which is also its capital. Being located on the western side of the country, it shares its border with Pakistan to its northwest and to the west it shares its border with Sindh. To its north it has Punjab, Uttar Pradesh and Haryana to its northeast; to its southeast it has Madhya Pradesh and Gujarat to its southwest. The glory of the state is retained by its majestic palaces, forts and monuments. The vibrant culture and rich heritage of this princely state draw innumerable tourists from across the globe.
Its major attractions include the ruins of Indus Valley Civilization, the oldest mountain range- Aravalli, a Jain pilgrimage site known as Dilwara Temples, Karni Mata Mandir, the only hill station of Rajasthan- Mount Abu, Keoladeo National Park (formerly known as BharatpurNational Park, the Ranthambore National Park and the Sariska Tiger Reserve.
Some of its major architectural wonders include Chittorgarh fort - the largest fort in Asia, Mehrangarh Fort at Jodhpur, Jaipur “The Pink City” houses a number of well known tourists spots which include Hawa Mahal (Palace of Winds), Lake Palace, City Palace, Amber Palace, Jantar Mantar, Umaid Bhawan in Jodhpur, Jaisalmer Fort in Jaisalmer and many more.
Not only this, the princely state of Rajasthan hosts varied colorful fairs and festivals which are known for their uniqueness and captivates a large number of tourists from India and overseas every year, some of which are Pushkar Fair, Jaipur Literature Festival, Jodhpur Flamenco & Gypsy Festival, Jaipur Heritage International Festival, Desert Festival, Urs at Ajmer, Teej and many more to give you a whole new experience, making your trip a memorable one! Read here why tourists love Ajmer.
JAIPUR - PUSHKAR - JODHPUR - UDAIPUR
6 Nights & 7 Days
Day 1: Jaipur
Arrival at Jaipur Airport/Railway Station, transfer to the hotel & check in. After refreshing up proceed for City Tour which includes visit to City Palace, Observatory, Hawa Mahal or the Palace of Winds. Later after lunch continue visit to the local market, exploring the famous bazaars of Pink City. Overnight at hotel. (Rambagh Palace, Jai Mahal Palace, Samode Haveli)
Day 2: Jaipur
After breakfast visit Amber Fort, ascending to the fortress on Elephant back and descending by Jeep ride. Also visit Nahargarh and Jaigarh Fort. In the evening gather for Aarti Ceremony at Birla temple. Overnight at hotel.
Day 3: Jaipur – Pushkar (140 kms / 03 hrs)
After breakfast, check out from the hotel & drive to Pushkar enroute visiting Ajmer famous for Khwaja Dargah E Sharif, Nasiyan Jain Temple. Proceed for Pushkar, arrive & check in to the hotel. Later in the evening, visit Pushkar Lake, one of the holiest lake in the country, has 52 bathing ghats. Also, visit local bazaars of the town. Overnight at the hotel. (Taj Gateway, The Westin, Ananta Spa)
Day 4: Pushkar – Jodhpur via Nimaj (190 kms / 04 hrs)
Today morning after breakfast, visit Brahma & Savitri Temple. Later drive to Jodhpur enroute Nimaj Palace (for lunch). Arrive & check in to the hotel. Later in the afternoon visit local market & clock tower. Optional visit to Bishnoi village for Jeep Safari. Overnight at the hotel. (Umaid Bhawan, Raas, Ajit Bhawan)
Day 5: Jodhpur – Udaipur (260 kms / 05 hrs)
After breakfast visit Mehrangarh Fort, Jaswant Thada, Umaid Bhawan Palace. Later check out from the hotel & drive to Udaipur. Arrive & check in to the hotel. Rest of the day at leisure/own activities. Overnight at the hotel. (Oberoi Udaivilas, Lake Palace, Shiv Niwas Palace, Trident)
Day 6: Udaipur
After breakfast full day sightseeing tour of Udaipur visit City Palace, Museum, Jagdish Temple and Saheliyon Ki Bari. Evening Boat Ride at Lake Pichola. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 7: Udaipur
Check out from the hotel & depart to the airport to catch destination Flight.