Rajasthan Desert Heritage Group Tour
About Rajasthan Desert Heritage Group Tour
Our Rajasthan tour packages gives you the best of Rajasthan at very best and competitive prices, with the quality of service round the clock during travel time. We have team of specialist tour experts with us, they will take care of you round the travel.
Day 01 : Arrive Delhi
Arrive by International flight, after traditional Welcome our representative would assist you at airport & transfer to hotel for check in.
Day 02 : Delhi – Jodhpur (by train) Mandore Express 12462/10 hours
Morning is at leisure. Afternoon sightseeing in Old Delhi. include red fort, old city, Jama Masjid, “Kutab Minar” which is 71 meter high and was constructed in 1199.Before we proceed to the Hotel we have a drive through New Delhi where we see the India Gate, Government Buildings and Embassies.
Check-out from the hotel at 1200 hrs.Evening transfer to railway station to board night train to Jodhpur.Overnight in train.
Day 03 : Jodhpur
Today in the morning we arrive Jodhpur. Transfer to hotel. After sightseeing Overnight Hotel.
About Jodhpur’s History and Culture
Set at the edge of the Thar Desert, Jodhpur is the second largest city in Rajasthan & once was the capital of the Princely State Marwar. It was founded in the year 1459 AD by Rao Jodha, chief of the Rathore clan of Rajputs & its landscape is dominated by the massive Mehrangarh Fort. While the graceful palaces, forts & temples strewn throughout the city bring alive the historic grandeur, the exquisite handicrafts, folk dances, music & the brightly attired people lend a romantic aura to the city.
Sightseeing Tour of Jodhpur
Today we take a guided tour of Jodhpur, visiting the Mehrangarh Fort (Majestic Fort), one of the most impressive & formidable structures anywhere in India. Built by Rao Jodha, this 5km long Fort is on a 125m high hill & has some magnificent palaces with marvelously carved panels latticed window. The Fort Museum houses an exquisite collection of palanquins, howdahs (Elephant saddles), royal cradles, miniatures paintings, musical instruments, costumes & furniture.
We also visit Jaswant Thada, a cluster of royal cenotaphs in white marble built in the year 1899 AD in memory of Maharaja Jaswant Singh II. Within the main cenotaph are the portraits of various Jodhpur rulers. It is an architectural landmark of Jodhpur.
Day 04: Jodhpur – Jaisalmer
Today we drive through the desert and proceed for Jaisalmer via Osian. Osian is a great centre of Hindu and Jain religions. The oldest Temple here was constructed in 1178 AD. Very often one can see along the road to Jaisalmer some of the antelopes of this region. Blackbuck and fast running Chinkara are the most common among them. We have a stop enroute at a village to observe the traditional life of the villages in Rajasthan. We arrive in Jaisalmer in the late evening. Overnight at Tents / Mud Cottages.
Prime Attraction: Stay in Desert Camps, Enjoy dance, traditional performances and dinner with campfire.
Day 05: Jaisalmer Camp Stay
Sightseeing of the medieval city of Jaisalmer. Jaisalmer’s crenellated golden sandstone walls and its narrow streets lined with exquisitely carved buildings makes this city unique. Jaisalmer is famous for its carved havellis (grand mansions). In medieval times, its prosperity was due to its location on the main trade route linking India to Egypt, Arabia, Africa and the West. Jaisalmer is a marvel of beautiful culture and this city remains one of the most exotic city not only in Rajasthan but in the whole of India. Some of the visitors called this city “a living museum”. We have a walk through the old city and visit the Fort and the Jain temple.
Day 06: Jaisalmer – Bikaner Desert tour
Drive to Bikaner as a part of the Feel Rajasthan tour package and check in at a hotel on arrival in the camel city of Rajasthan. Enjoy the rustic appeal of this fascinating Rajasthan city as you set out on guided tours to the Camel Breeding Farm, local forts, havelis and religious shrines.
Stay overnight at the hotel in Bikaner, Rajasthan, India.
Day 07: Bikaner
See the Junagarh Fort and Gajner Palace during the first half of the day and relax during the latter half. Stay overnight at the hotel in Bikaner, Rajasthan, India.
Day 08: Bikaner – Mandawa
Drive to Mandawa after a heavy morning meal and check in at a hotel on arrival in the exotic Shekhawati region of Rajasthan, India. Freshen up and set out on tours to the Chowkhani Haveli, Lakshminarayan Ladia Haveli, Gulab Rai Ladia Haveli, Bhagchandika Haveli, Mohahanlal Saraf Haveli and other tourist attractions located in this part of Rajasthan, India. Come back to the hotel for dinner and an overnight stay.
Day 09: Mandawa – Delhi
Today you drive back to Delhi as the Desert Heirtage Rajasthan Tour ends. Carry on your journey back home with fond memories of a fascinating holidays in Rajasthan.