Morning drive to Mandawa, Arrive Mandawa; check in at hotel and later visit Mandawa, founded 1755 by Thakur Nawal Singh and still the home of his descendants has beautiful frescoes, Havelis and mansions. Mandawa castle one of the finest castles of Rajasthan, is now a hotel and house of collection of armories, costumes of ancestors, canons from 1820 ancient coins, numismatic collection and many other interesting items, preserved in a museum. Overnight stay in Mandawa.
Morning drive to Bikaner, arrive Bikaner and check-in at hotel. Later proceed for city sightseeing of Bikaner. Bikaner is named after its founder Rao Bika Ji in 1488. But long before this, the city was trade center on the caravan routes from Africa and West Asia. Bikaner's dominant features are rippling sands and abundant sunshine. The city stands on an elevation, enclosed by a 7 Kms wall, which can be entered from 5 gates. Bikaner City is bolstered by imposing walls and has a 16th century fort housing old palaces, temples and mosque. Founded by Raja Rai Singh the fort is distinguished by its long range of 37 pavilions, a line of balconies and aerial windows of varying designs. Also visit Lallgarh Palace, the museum, and Bhanda Sagar Jain and Deshnoke Rat temple. Overnight stay in Bikaner.
In the morning drive to Jaisalmer, arrive Jaisalmer and proceed for SAM approx 35 kms. Outside Jaisalmer. Arrive at SAM at camel riding point. You will be provided camel ride till sunset point. After viewing the sunset proceed for Swiss tent by camel ride. Arrive Swiss tent and check-in. late evening enjoys folk dances, Rajasthani music, and campfire along with the dinner. Night stay in Jaisalmer (Swiss Tent).
Morning proceed for Jaisalmer city. Arrive Jaisalmer and check-in at hotel. Later after proceed for city sightseeing tour of Jaisalmer visiting the burnished sandstone Jaisalmer, Throbbing in the heart of the Thar, is an intricately molded wonderland in place of a barren land, today stands a city of gilded magic. The origins of Jaisalmer go back to the 12th century, when Rawal Jaisal abandoned his old fort at Ludarwa and laid the foundation of a new city. Visit the magnificent fort, the Patwon Ki Haveli (Mansion) and Salim Singh Ki Haveli, with their carved balconies and brackets, which are supreme examples of the art. Evening at leisure. Overnight stay in Jaisalmer.
Morning proceed for city sightseeing tour of Jodhpur visiting Jodhpur - the stronghold of the fierce Rathore clan, was founded in 1459 by Prince Jodha. Visit the Mehrangarh Fort, situated on a low sandstone hill. Within the fort, visit Moti Mahal and Phool Mahal. Also visit Jaswant Thada, an imposing marble cenotaph, built in memory of Maharaja Jaswant Singh II around 1899 and Umaid Public gardens. Overnight stay in Jodhpur.
Morning drive to Ranakpur, arrive Ranakpur and check in at hotel. Later proceed to visit the Ranakpur Jain Temple that was built during the reign of the liberal and gifted monarch Rana Kumbha in the 15th century. The basement is of 48, 000 sq. feet area that covers the whole complex. The artistically carved nymphs playing the flute in various dance postures at a height of 45 feet are an engrossing sight. In the assembly hall, there are two big bells weighing 108 kg whose sound echoes in the entire complex. The main temple is of Chaumukh or four-faces temple dedicated to Adinath. Back to the hotel, Overnight stay in Ranakpur.
Morning proceed for city sightseeing of Udaipur.The city is built in 1559 A.D. by Maharaja Udai Singh and has been described as the most romantic spot on the continent of India by Col. James Todd. Visit the City Palace museum, the Jagdish temple, Shaelion Ki Bari (Queen's resort for their friends) Bhartiya Lok Kala Mandir (Folk art museum) and the Pratap Memorial. Overnight stay in Udaipur
Morning drive to Chittorgarh, on arrival check in at hotel and later proceed for sightseeing tour of Chittorgarh visiting the world famous Chittorgarh fort, which is crowning 180 meters hill and covers about 70 acres. On the crest of the enormous gray hills griddled by massive walls and seven majestic gateways. Back to the hotel, Overnight stay in Chittorgarh.
Morning drive to Kota, arrive Kota, check in at hotel and later proceed for sightseeing tour of Kota visiting City Palace and Brij Vilas museum, Also visit Gagron fort and the ancient temple of Chandrabhaga situated on the bank of river Chandravati. Overnight stay in Kota.
Morning drive to Bharatpur via Fatehpur Sikri - the greatest accomplishment of Mughal architecture, surpassed only in reputation. Construction of the new ceremonial capital, with its elaborate palaces, formal courtyards, reflecting pools, harems, tombs and a great mosque, commenced in 1571. Shortly after the work was completed fifteen years later, it was realized that there was a lack of an adequate water supply and the pristine complex was abandoned. Later drive Bharatpur, on arrival check in at hotel and later visit Bharatpur Bird Sanctuary on rickshaws. The most Spectacular water- bird Sanctuary features nesting indigenous water- birds and migratory birds. Back to the hotel, Overnight stay in Bharatpur.
Morning drive to Delhi via Agra visiting the magnificent Taj Mahal built by the empror Shah Jehan between 1631 and 1653 as an express
n of his love for his Queen Mumtaz Mahal. Later visit the Agra Fort containing the pearl mosque. The hall of public and private audience. Also visit Itmad- Ud- Daula's Tomb built by Empress Noorjahan in memory of her father. Arrive Delhi, on arrival check in at hotel, Overnight stay in Delhi.