Day 01: Jaisalmer Arrival
Upon your arrival in Jaisalmer, your private driver will greet you at Jaisalmer Airport/ Railway Station and transfer you to your Hotel. Check in and rest of the day is at your leisure and rest. Evening visit Jaisalmer Local Market. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 02: Jaisalmer City Tour
After breakfast proceed for city sightseeing tour of Jaisalmer. Visit the Jaisalmer Fort which is made by unique Golden Lime stone, hence also known as Golden Fort (Sonar Quila). Next visit Patwon-ki-haveli, Nathmal-ki-haveli. Salim singh-ki-Haveli. People still live in these ancient buildings dating from 12th to 15th century. Every house has exquisite carvings.
In the evening, proceed for camel ride on Sam Sand Dunes. Take the camel safari and immerse in the spirit of Rajasthan all through the night by staying in the mud-huts, meeting warm and rustic people of Rajasthan and have a touch of their culture with their lively music, folk dance, singing performances and other cultural programs. Overnight stay at Jaisalmer camps.
Day 03: Jaisalmer – Jodhpur (285 kms/ 5 hrs)
After having breakfast drive to Jodhpur. Afternoon visit the Meharangarh Fort, situated on a low sandstone Hill, including Moti-Mahal and Phool Mahal. Also visit Jaswant Thada, an imposing Marble Memoriam built in 1899 and the museum located in the Umaid Public Gardens. Overnight Jodhpur.
Day 04: Jodhpur – Ranakpur – Udaipur (259 kms/ 6 hrs)
After breakfast, check out from the hotel and proceed from Jodhpur to Udaipur en route visiting Ranakpur. Visit the very popular Jain temple dedicated to Lord Adinath. Its 29 halls are supported by 1444 pillars, none of which are alike. The temple abounds with intricate friezes and sculptures. You can also visit Sun temple just opposite. Later continue your drive to Udaipur. Upon arrival check-in at your hotel. In the evening, explore the countryside on wheels, feet or horse and take a breathtaking boat ride over the lake admiring the perfect sunset view. Overnight stay at Udaipur.
Day 05: Udaipur Sightseeing Tour
After breakfast, proceed for a city sightseeing tour of Udaipur. Begin your tour with a visit to the City Palace. Once here, marvel the rooms with mirrored walls and ivory doors, windows with colored glasses, the beautiful marble balconies and the peacock courtyard. Then visit the lovely Sahelion-ki-Bari (Queen's resort for their friends) gardens, Jagdish Temple's built by Maharana Jagat Singh and dedicated to Lord Vishnu & Gulab Bagh. Then visit Bhartiya Lok kala Museum - a museum of folk and art that displays a rich collection of folk dresses, ornaments, puppets, masks and dolls. Overnight stay in Udaipur.
Day 06: Udaipur – Pushkar
After having breakfast drive to Pushkar enroute visit to Ajmer Sharif Dargah. Upon arrival transfer to the hotel.
Pushkar is best known for its Brahma Temple built in the 14th century standing on a high platform near Pushkar Lake. This is the only temple in the world where Lord Brahma - creator of the Universe, is worshipped. While Pushkar is a city of pilgrimage with over 500 temples and ghats, it is also famous for its annual Camel Fair, held during October/November. Visit temples and stay overnight at hotel.
Day 07: Pushkar – Jaipur
After having breakfast drive to Jaipur. Upon arrival, check in at the hotel. Evening at leisure. Overnight Jaipur.
Day 08: Jaipur Sightseeing Tour
After breakfast, start exploring Jaipur. First attractions is Amber Fort which is located 11 km from Jaipur. You may also enjoy elephant ride here. Later go out to explore the attractions of the city such as Jal Mahal (Water Palace), City Palace Museum, Jantar Mantar Observatory, Hawa Mahal and Albert Hall. Overnight stay in hotel.
Day 09: Jaipur – Ranthambore (180kms - 3 Hrs)
After having breakfast, we will drive to Ranthambore. On arrival in Ranthambore - check into the hotel.
Ranthambore Wildlife Sanctuary - Rajasthan's most renowned wildlife sanctuary, it is 400 sq kms of dry deciduous forest, perfect natural habitat for tigers, and is set in the Aravalli and Vindhya hills, dotted with pavillions and dominated by a hilltop fort. Ranthambore was one of the hunting preserves of the former rulers of Jaipur and because of this the Maharajas ensured the environment was preserved and the forest and their inhabitants well protected. The main attractions of Ranthambore National Park are its tiger and bird population. The 275 km² park is one of the best places in India to see tigers in the wild. It is one of the most filmed wildlife reserves in the world and is also home to animals such as jackal, mongoose, sloth bear, leopard, sambar, chital, nilgai, gazelle, boars, mongoose, Indian Hare, monitor lizards, and plenty of birds.
You will be taken on an evening jungle trip guided by a wildlife expert (driving in a jeep) at the Ranthambore National Park. Night stay at the forest lodge.
Day 10: Ranthambore Safari
Spend the whole day inside the park, enjoying wildlife safaris on jeep or by canter. Try your luck at spotting the elusive Bengal tiger. Visit the Ranthambore Fort situated inside the tiger reserve. Overnight stay will be at Lodge.
Day 11: Ranthambore – Fatehpur Sikri – Agra
After breakfast, drive to Agra via Fatehpur Sikri, the former capital of Mughal ruler Akbar which was abandoned due to lack of water after only few years of occupation. Within the fort are few interesting palaces. Later drive down to Agra - "City of Taj Mahal". On arrival transfer to the hotel. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 12: Sightseeing Tour of Agra
Start the day off by visiting the famous Taj Mahal during sunrise. It is the symbol of love built by Emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his wife Mumtaz Mahal. Next, you will visit the Agra Fort (a UNESCO World Heritage site) built by the great Emperor Akbar. Existing since the 11th century, the Fort was expanded by the Mughals and contains several buildings such as the Hall of Public Audience and also several gates (the Delhi Gate and the Lahore Gate are the most famous). After sightseeing, we will take you for shopping in evening where you can pick handicrafts as souvenirs, arts and crafts from the market of Agra. Move towards your hotel in Agra, where you will relax and stay overnight.
Day 13: Agra – Delhi
Early morning at the time of sunrise visit Taj Mahal (best time to visit Taj Mahal). After visit back to the hotel for breakfast and and depart from Agra to Delhi. On the way you can stop at Sikandra. On arrival check in to the hotel. In the evening enjoy shopping in the Delhi streets. Return back to the hotel for your overnight stay.
Day 14: Delhi Departure
Enjoy your breakfast. Then, according to your flight schedule, the day will be dedicated to Old and New Delhi visit: Red Fort (closed Mondays), the nearby great Jama Masjid Mosque (built by Mughal emperor Shah Jahan between 1644 and 1656, it is one of the largest Mosques in India), the Chandni Chowk market (one of the oldest and busiest markets in Old Delhi), Qutb Minar (the 72 meter high monument) and more depending on your interests as you can decide with your driver who knows very well his hometown. Your driver will then take you to the airport for your departure flight.