Day 01: Arrive Varanasi
Welcome to Varanasi, India. After you clear customs and immigration, our guide will meet you at the airport and transfer you to the reserved hotel. The rest of the day is free for you at leisure. After lunch, start for an excursion to Sarnath, en route, visit the museum. Visit the Buddhist temple and see Bodhi Tree. Return to your hotel in the evening and stay overnight.
Day 02: Varanasi Sightseeing
After breakfast, proceed for a boat excursion on the river Ganges, and enjoy the look of several activities of this famous city. See and feel the belief that will tell you the story about this city by the holy dip and worship offered by the people here, also see the practice of yoga and different exercise. Come back to the hotel for a healthy breakfast, Later on, go to explore the city and visit Bharat Mata temple, Hanuman Temple, the famous narrow street of Varanasi, Viswanatha Temple and Banaras Hindu University. Have an overnight stay at Varanasi.
Day 03: Varanasi - Khajuraho
Ganges River is a sacred river for Hindus. They consider the water of Ganges to be pure and purifying. They bath in the water and pay homepage to their ancestors and the Sun God. This early morning, you will take a boat ride on the holy Ganges River to witness this incredible scene. Then transfer you to the airport for flight to Khajuraho. After settling down in the hotel, you will have a half-day tour in Khajuraho. It is the capital city of Chandela Kings and known for its large amount of temples dedicated to Lord Shiva, Vishnu, and the Jain Saints. Among them, Chausath Yogini Temple, Mahadev Temple, and the Chitragupta Temple are the most important.
Day 04: Khajuraho - Orchha - Agra
After breakfast, transfer to Orchha. It is a small town founded in the 15th century AD. Orchha is surrounded by a huge complex of well-preserved palaces and temples, like Raja Mahal, Jahangir Mahal, and Chaturbhuj Temple. You could also climb the roof of the camel shelter "Uth Khana" for a beautiful view of Orchha. Then continue driving to Jhansi Railway Station. You will take an express train to Agra. Our guide will pick you up at the railway station and transfer you to the hotel.
Day 05: Agra
Today we will lead you to see the Taj Mahal, Agra Fort, and an optional visit to Itimad Ud Daulah. No Indian tour can be completed without visiting the Taj Mahal. We will arrange for you to take a horse carriage ride from the parking lot to the Taj Mahal, set amidst the landscaped garden. You are suggested to stroll along with the wonderful garden before entering the fascinating marble monument. Then visit the Agra Fort, which was the heart of the 16th-century Mughal dynasty. This complex of architecture was surrounded by a red sandstone fort facing the River Yamuna. Inside the fort, there are imposing palaces, courtyards, temples, stupas and so on. The last stop today is the Tomb of Itimad Ud Daulah, sometimes called the "Baby Taj", which is often regarded as the draft of the Taj Mahal.
Day 06: Agra - Jaipur
This morning, transfer you to Jaipur. On the way, you will pass Fatehpur Sikri. It was built by Emperor Akbar in the 16th century as the capital city, but it was abandoned 13 years later due to the scarcity of water. In Jaipur, after assisting you to check into the hotel, we left the rest of the day free for you to explore. Jaipur is called as "Pink City" as almost all the walls of buildings there are painted in pink. The city was well planned with wide, straight avenues and lanes in a grid system.
Day 07: Jaipur City Tour
The morning is scheduled with a visit to the Amber Fort to enjoy the elephant joy ride. Later, explore the other tourist attractions in Jaipur which include Pink City, Jantar Mantar, City Palace and the Hawa Mahal. and stay at Jaipur.
Day 08: Jaipur - Pushkar
The morning is scheduled with a visit to the Amber Fort to enjoy the elephant joy ride. Later, explore the other tourist attractions in Jaipur which include Pink City, Jantar Mantar, City Palace and the Hawa Mahal. Later, drive to Pushkar. On reaching Pushkar, check into the hotel for a night stay.
Day 09: Pushkar
In the morning, embark on a sightseeing tour of Pushkar which includes Savitri Temple, Varah Temple, Brahma Temple, and Sri Sawai Bhoj Temple. Later, they hit the road to Udaipur. Stay overnight at the hotel in Udaipur.
Day 11: Udaipur
Post breakfast in the morning, go out on a sightseeing tour of Udaipur which includes Jagdish Temple, City Palace, Saheliyon ki Bari and Bhartiya Lok Kala Mandir. The evening is booked for a boat ride in Lake Pichola. Stay overnight in the hotel.
Day 10: Udaipur - Jodhpur
In the morning, leave by road for Jodhpur. En route, visit Ranakpur, famous for its Jain temples. Upon arrival in Udaipur, check into the hotel to rest and relax. After a few hours of rest, go out for an evening walk to the local bazaars. Stay overnight in Udaipur.
Day 11: Jodhpur
Today, leave by road for Jodhpur. Upon arrival, check-in at the hotel. After some time, go out for a sightseeing tour of Jodhpur covering Mehrangarh Fort, Umaid Bhawan Palace, Jaswant Thada, and the Clock Tower. Stay overnight in the hotel.
Day 12: Jodhpur - Jaisalmer
Post breakfast in the morning, leave by road for Jaisalmer. Upon arrival, check into the hotel to rest. In the evening, you have an option to visit the famous Golden Fort. Stay overnight in the hotel.
Day 13: Jaisalmer
Post breakfast in the hotel, proceed on a sightseeing tour of Jaisalmer. The attractions you will visit here include the Jaisalmer Fort, Salim Singh-Ki- Haveli and Patwon-Ki-Haveli and Megh Durbar. The evening is booked to enjoy a camel ride in the Sam sand dunes. Stay overnight in the hotel.
Day 14: Jaisalmer - Bikaner
In the morning, take a road journey to Bikaner. Upon arrival, check into the hotel. Later, you will visit the Junagarh Fort, built-in 1611 AD. Other places that are worth visiting here include Karan Mahal, Anup Mahal, and Bijai Phool Mahal. Stay overnight in the hotel.
Day 15: Bikaner - Mandawa
Post breakfast in the morning, leave by road for Mandawa. Upon arrival, check into the hotel. The evening is booked to visit the Shekhawati area and explore the frescoes and painted Havelis followed by a camel ride. Stay overnight in the hotel.
Day 16: Mandawa - Delhi
In the morning, leave by road for Delhi. Upon arrival, check into the hotel. Later, go out for a shopping expedition in Delhi which includes Dilli Haat, Chandni Chowk, and Janpath. Stay overnight in the hotel.
Day 17: Delhi (Departure)
Check out of the hotel and in time transfer to the international airport to board flight back home.