JTT / ECS
Rural & Heritage
Jan - Dec
Arrival at Delhi. Arrive at Delhi International airport. On arrival in Delhi, you meet our representatives at Jasbhag Travel & Tours and transferred to hotel. Overnight at hotel. Delhi is just not a city but it is a book - a book which narrates the history of India. The city was built and destroyed seven times and has been witness to the various events which has brought India through the history books. Seven times this city went through the pain of being built and rebuilt.
Morning drive to Agra (203 kms). Upon arrival in Agra - check into the hotel. Afternoon visit Red Fort and famous Taj Mahal. Taj Mahal is closed on Friday. Overnight at hotel.
Morning drive to Jaipur (221 kms), en route visit Fatehpur Sikri. Fatehpur Sikri the deserted, red sandstone city that was built by Emperor Akbar as his capital and palace in the 16th century. Also visit the Buland Darwaza the largest gateway in the world. Thereafter continue drive to Jaipur. Upon arrival in Jaipur - check into the hotel. Afternoon at leisure. Overnight at hotel.
Breakfast stay at hotel. Proceed for excursion to Amber Fort in the outskirts of Jaipur. Elephant ride ascent to the fort. Overnight stay at Jaipur. Jaipur, the vibrant capital of Rajasthan, is popularly known as the 'Pink City' because of the pink-colored buildings in its old city. It sits on a dry lake bed in a somewhat arid landscape, surrounded by barren hills surmounted by forts and crenelated walls. This buzzing metropolis is certainly a place of wild contrasts and a feast for the eyes. All through, Jaipur has retained its strong Rajputana flavor tempered by several influences - the mughal being the most prominent.
Proceed for Pushkar after breakfast. Reach Pushkar by noon and relax. Check in at the Swiss Tents. Overnight stay at hotel.
Full day stay spent in Pushkar Fair. Surrounded by hills on three sides, Pushkar, 11 kms from Ajmer, abounds in temples. of these the most famous is the Brahma temple - the only temple dedicated to Lord Brahma in the country. Once a year, during the Kartik Purnima, the entire region comes alive with a pulsating Camel and Cattle Fair. There is a week long celebration with an explosion of fun, frolic, games and laughter with threads of religious fervor. Bedecked and festooned cattle wait in the clouds of sand and the pious gather at the break of dawn to take a dip in the holy Pushkar Lake to absolve themselves of all their sins.
Visit the Brahma Temple - The only one in the world. Start early after breakfast for Ranthambhore. Overnight stay at Ranthambhore.
Enjoy the day at Ranthambhore going out for Jungle Safaris into the Park. Overnight stay at Ranthambhore. Ranthambore National Park is in Sawai Madhopur District of Rajasthan state.Located at the junction of the Aravalli and Vindhya hill range, this is one of the finest places to view animals, especially as they are used to being stared at here.The park covers an area of Approximately 400 sq Km and if combined it with the area of sawai man singh sanctuary area,it is around 500 Sq km. Ranthambore national park was declared a wildlife sanctuary in 1957 and in 1974 it gained the protection of "Project Tiger". It got it's status of a National Park in 1981.
Proceed for the morning Safari. Start for Kota after breakfast. Overnight stay at Kota.
Start for Bundi after breakfast. After visiting the Fort proceed to stay at the Bijaipur Castle Suite. Overnight stay at the Castle.
Start for Udaipur after breakfast. Reach and check in at hotel. Relax in the evening. Spend night at Udaipur.
Breakfast stay at hotel. Overnight stay at Udaipur.
Proceed in the morning after a leisurely breakfast and reach Jodhpur. Relax in the hotel and visit the museum of Umaid Bhawan Palace. Overnight stay at Jodhpur.
Morning go for a village safari in the jeep and have a rare glimpse into the rich culture and true essence of India. Abundant wildlife (game) and memorable moments of the great desert landscape fascinates one while driving along the countryside. Overnight stay at Jodhpur. At the edge of the Thar Desert, the imperial city of Jodhpur echoes with tales of antiquity in the emptiness of the desert.
Proceed for Jaisalmer after breakfast. Reach and check in at hotel. Overnight stay at Jaisalmer.
After a relaxed breakfast proceed for full day sightseeing tour of The Golden City - Jaisalmer. It is in the heart of the Great Indian Desert. Its temple, fort and palaces are all built of yellow stone. The city is a mass of intricately carved buildings, facades and elaborate balconies. Visit the Jaisalmer Fort - The oldest living Fort in the world. Stay overnight at the Swiss Tent Camp. Rising from the Thar Desert like a golden mirage is the city of Jaisalmer.
Breakfast stay at the camp. Proceed to Bikaner. Check in at hotel. Relax in the evening. Overnight stay at Bikaner. Bikaner, the royal fortified city, with a timeless appeal in the North State of Rajasthan, retains the medieval splendor that pervades the city's lifestyle. More popularly called the camel country, the city is renowned for the best riding camels in the world. This city stands on a slightly raised ground and is circumscribed by a seven-km long embattled wall with five gates.
Breakfast stay at hotel. Proceed for sightseeing tour of Bikaner. Reach and check in at hotel. Overnight stay at Mandawa. Shekhawati is a colorful fantasy having a fascination uniquely of its own. The open-air art galley, as it is popularly called, is famous for its plethora of painted havelis, all commendable pieces of the rich artistic tradition of this region. It is famous for its Havelis (mansion) built by rich merchants of the region, display a unique architectural style that evolved around the courtyards to ensure safety and privacy of the women folk and protection from the heat of the long and harsh summers. The Havelis, painted predominantly in blue, maroon, yellow, green and indigo have beautiful wall paintings that adorn their walls.
Breakfast stay at the hotel. Overnight stay at Delhi.
Proceed for a full day tour of Old & New Delhi after breakfast. Relax in the evening. Overnight stay at Delhi.
Breakfast stay at hotel. Day stay free to explore the city and finish last minute shopping. After the show you will have Farewell Dinner before reaching the airport for flight home with sweet memories of India.