Arrive Delhi by International flight in the evening.
Delhi, the city is acclaimed for being the cultural capital of India. The spectacular architecture of Delhi city is evident through its antique monuments. This city witnesses an interesting blend of diverse cultures (some even 5000 years old). Delhi has always had a mysterious eternity, the city having witnessed empires rise to glory and fall to ashes. The contemporary Delhi is a culmination of seven cities built by different emperors. Ruins of this ancient city are found even today and now converted to some major tourist attractions, which can be seen during city tours.
After Breakfast at hotel, proceed for full day city tour of Old Delhi (in the morning) & New Delhi (in the afternoon).
The city of Delhi can broadly be divided into two parts, Old Delhi and New Delhi. Old Delhi was the capital of Delhi’s Muslim rulers notably the Mughals between 17th & 19th centuries. New Delhi on the other hand is referred to as the IMPERIAL city when the British decided to move their capital from Calcutta in 1911.
On the way visit Akbar’s tomb at Sikandra on the way, which is a magnificent gateway covered with floral and geometrical arabesque decoration in white and colored marble with four elegant minarets.
Agra is the city of Taj Mahal and one of the famed cities of India. Once the capital of the Mughal Empire, Agra houses one of world's most spectacular monuments - Taj Mahal. The history of Agra is much older than the times of Mughals. The Mughal rule had transformed the city into one of the great centers of art, culture, learning and commerce. Magnificent monuments in majestic work of art and architecture are still flourishing with arts and crafts including leather work and pietra dura marble-inlay work.
After Breakfast at hotel, proceed to visit Amber Fort, the ancient capital of the present day rulers of Jaipur. Ascend the FORT on elephant back (subject to availability). The building of the fort palace was started by Raja Mansingh a noted general in Emperor Akbar’s army. Successive rulers later added to the fort. Its architecture is highly influenced by the Mughals.
Mandawa is an ancient city established by the wealthy and dominating merchants - boasts of its age old massive havelis and beautiful murals/wall paintings. Its rich art forms and traditions make it one of the most frequented and admired tourist destinations during Rajasthan tour. Located in the Shekhawati region, this historical town is surrounded by the majestic Aravali range and is a favorite destination of history lovers. Its grand forts, havelis, palatial mansions, paved archways, mirror works, paintings and murals make it an open air art gallery.
Bikaner- If ever beauty has bloomed in a desert, it has been at Bikaner. Founded in 1488 AD by Rao Bika Ji, it's located in North West part of Rajasthan state in India.The imposing palaces, beautiful and richly sculptured temples of red and yellow sand stones display some of the finest creations of Rajput civilization. It's lust for "dessert"or affection for "desert" that tickles every heart to visit Bikaner.
After Breakfast at hotel, proceed for sightseeing tour of Jaisalmer; visiting Jaisalmer Fort- The Rajput ruler Jaisala constructed this majestic fort in the year 1156 A.D. The secret of this desert state's prosperity in spite of the fact that it lies right in the middle of the desert is the fact that Jaisalmer was an important stopover on the camel trade route in between Rajasthan and the countries of Central Asia. Patwon Ki Haveli, is a fine specimen of the skillful Rajputana architecture and is among the prominent places to see in Jaisalmer. This massive haveli is known for its exquisitely carved pillars and an extensive network of corridors.
Jodhpur is the land of the valiant Rathore kings, whose courage was a match for the tyranny of the Thar Desert. A bleak scarp rears up 120 meters from the desert valley. Straddling the rocky crevices is the massive Jodhpur Fort, its sheer walls reflecting the strength of its warrior builders.
After early breakfast at hotel, check out from hotel and proceed for Jeep Safari to visit Bishnoi Village. The Bishnoi’s are a eco Friendly sect of Hindu religion, it is one of the different community of Rajasthan who are famous for their rich cultural Rajasthani Life and there true love for nature and animals.
After Breakfast at hotel, proceed for city tour of Udaipur, visiting The City Palace stands on a hill on the banks of Lake Pichola, surrounded by crenulated walls. Built in 1567, it is composed of 4 major palaces and several minor palaces that form a single façade. Jagdish Temple, built in 1651 by Maharaja Jagat Singh, this temple is dedicated to Lord Vishnu and is located in the centre of the old city. The temple has a black marble image of Lord Vishnu, which is unusual for the northern part of the country, where statues of Gods are normally in marble. Sahelion ki Bari, Maharana Sangram Singh built this garden for his daughter and the ladies of the Queen's court. It is said he wished to recreate the monsoon for his daughter, who had been ill for a long period. Also visit the Vintage and Classic Car Collection where grand limousines and cars showcased in the museum are the private collection of the House of Mewar and are in perfect running condition. The collection includes a Rolls Royce, 1939 Cadillac open convertibles, rare Mercedes models, a 1936 Vauxhall, a 1937 Opel and an MG-TC 1946 convertible are on display.
Deogarh is a small village in Rajasthan in between Jodhpur and Udaipur and popular for its magnificent palace located on the top a hill, which provides a picturesque view of the village, lake, and the beautiful mountains of the Aravali range. Deogarh is also famous the miniature painting school, which is an example of the fine art called “fresco”, which can be seen on the walls of the palace. The palace was built by Rawat Dwarka Dasji in 1670 A.D as a family residence, which has now been converted into a heritage hotel “Deogarh Mahal” by its present owner Rawal-Nahar Singhji.