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Rajasthan with Pushkar Camel Fair Tour

Duration : 14 Nights / 15 Days
Destinations Covered : Delhi, Mandawa, Bikaner, Jaisalmer, Jodhpur, Udaipur, Pushkar, Jaipur, Agra

Day 1: Delhi
Arrival in Delhi at Indra Gandhi International Airport and transfer to thehotel. At the hotel you are welcome in a most traditional way by offeringgarlands and sweets followed by dinner and overnight stay.

Day 2: Delhi Sightseeing
After breakfast proceed for sightseeing tour of Old Delhi, Visit Red Fort ahuge castle built in red sand stone, just opposite to it lies Jama Masjidone of the biggest mosque in India- a worth visiting sight. Board a rickshawride through the bustling Chandani Chowk or Silver Street, it will be atotally a unique experience. Also walk into the teeming market place andpick out famous brocades, gold and silver jewelry and other artifacts.Continuing the tour of Old Delhi, visit Raj Ghat- cremation sight of MahatmaGhandi.

Post lunch, commenced the city tour of New Delhi. Drive past the stateGovernment buildings designed by Lutyens, visiting Rajpath leading up fromthe war memorial arch India gate, up to the imposing presidential palace -the Rashtrapati bhawan. Landscaped parks and formal gardens surround oldmonuments all over the city. Also visit Humayun Tomb, Qutab Minar- a 5 storyminaret, the other attraction of the minar is its 2000-year-old pure ironpillar that has never rusted. You will also drive through Connaught Circusand Diplomatic Enclaves.
In evening, enjoy the cultural program of dance and music performed bytalented artists.
Overnight at the hotel.

Day 3: Delhi- Mandawa
Early morning drive through the colorful countryside and reach the Mandawa.The city lies in the heart of Shekawati Region, a painted arched gatewayembellished with Lord Krishna and his cows, leads to the bazaar. Wonderthrough the streets where havelis (mansions) of rich merchants are decoratedwith beautiful carvings and paintings. Late in evening shop for theexquisite handcrafted items from the colorful bazaars of Mandawa.
Overnight at the hotel.

Day 4:Mandawa- Bikaner
Drive to Bikaner and on arrival embarks upon a guided tour to the royalcity. The city lies to the north of Rajasthan, on way enjoy the desertregion, dotted with many sand dunes, it is just a magnificent sight. Onarrival check in the hotel. Visit the most popular Camel Breeding Farm, thecity is renowned for the best riding camels in the world. Watch camelsnonchalantly roaming here and there in the desert. Also visit Junagarh Fort,Lallgarh Palace and the Fort Museum.

Overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 5: Bikaner Camel Festival
Bikaner morning has lot more in its stores for you. The annual camelfestival is one of the many highlights of the city. Today you will bejoining the famous camel festival celebrations in the town.

Here you will be watching camel in its sporting best, camel performancesare organized in the form of camel races, camel dances and camel safari, themost captivating sight. The zest is added with the cultural performances bylocal artisans. Luxuriate in the vast desert of Thar by taking up a camelsafari, the most exciting charm of the desert.
Over night stay at the hotel.

Day 6: Bikaner- Jaisalmer
Travel to Jaisalmer, you will find that whole route is a vast desert areathronged with end less sand dunes and shrubs/cacti, the desert vegetation.Through your journey you will also come across the Rajasthani women folk intheir colorful skirts adorned with heavy silver jewelry marching to thenearest water-head with their earthen or metal pots, a perfect sight tostore in your video-cam.

On arrival check in the hotel. Head towards your sightseeing tour ofJaisalmer City visiting living Forts, Gadisar Tank- also a home to diversevariety of aerial population. Also explore the rich and beautiful Havalisthat shimmer against the humdrum of the desert- Sonar Kila, Patwon kihaveli, Saliom Singh ki haveli, Nathmal ji ki Haveli. Evening at leisure,enjoy the bustling bazaars of the city and shop out various handicrafts andtie/dye attires.
Overnight at the hotel.

Day 7: Jaisalmer Sightseeing Tour
The day is free to explore the mystique of town to the fullest. Morningproceed to the Sam Sand Dunes for visiting the typical Rajasthani DesertVillage. Intermix with the village population and if possible acknowledgethe children with candies or chocolates, they will welcome you in mosthostile way. View the sunset from the dunes, it seems as if the sky is seton fire. Return to the village for dinner amidst Rajasthani musiciansplaying haunting tunes.

Adventure freaks can go out on a camel safari- getting the real feel of thedesert on the camel back.

Stay overnight at the Tent Camp.

Day 8: Jaisalmer-Jodhpur
Early morning, after breakfast drive to Jodhpur and on arrival check in thehotel. Enjoy a full day sightseeing tour of the city. In way you will beencounter by the desert enchantments as you approach Jodhpur. The roughbarren terrain of the desert have the foliage green cactus, shrubs andKeekar trees. Explore the fascinating monuments of the city that includeMehrangarh Fort, Jaswant Thada, Umaid Bhawan and Mandore Gardens.

Overnight at the hotel.

Day 9: Jodhpur- Udaipur
Morning embark on a drive to Udaipur- the city of lakes. Visit City PalaceMuseum, Jagdish Temples and the Gardens called Sahelion Ki Bari. Afternoonis at your leisure, you can either explore the colorful Bapu bazaars or canrelax at hotel enjoying some recreational activities- swimming, sportsactivities or can enjoy the bar club with chilled beer at your side. Laterin evening enjoy the welcome dinner at the hotel City Palace and cherish therich architectural splendor of the palace.

Overnight at Udaipur.

Day 10: Udaipur Sightseeing
Morning after relax breakfast start your cruise to Lake Pichola. The cityof Dawn, Udaipur is a lovely land around the azure lake, hemmed in by thelush hills of the Aravallis. The blue lake is a fascinating blend of sights,sound and excitement that inspire the imagination of poets, painters andwriters. Go for a motor boat cruiser in the lake, amidst lies the Jag MandirPalace on a small island, not to be missed side. Watch the sunset from thesun set point, it seems that the entire city has turned into a golden hue-the whole panorama is just breathtaking.
Overnight at the hotel.

Day 11: Udaipur- Pushkar
Proceed to Pushkar that is reputed as one of the most sacred town for theHindus. En-route visits Ajmer, a holy city of Musilims. Pay your homage tothe famous Dargah of Sufi Saint Moinuddin Chishti surrounded by a silverrailing. The whole environ is so sanctified and spiritual that it bounds youstay there for some more time. Continue your trip to Pushkar, on arrivalcheck in into hotel,

overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 12: Pushkar Fair
Pushkar is the only place where there is a temple dedicated to Lord Brahma.In morning after your choicest breakfast, explore the colorful Pushkar fairbustling with activity- enjoy a camel ride, indulge in tug-of-warcompetition, and see the local people dressed in traditional attires andlocal artisans performing variety of cultural programs. Later in the eveningsunset visit of the Ghats through camel cart ride. Enjoy dinner at theDunes. Overnight in the tented accommodation that will give you out of thisworld experience, under the open sky studded with thousands of star withcontinuo charm of Rajasthani folk dances and songs.

Day 13: Pushkar- Jaipur
Drive to Jaipur and on arrival check in the hotel. Later in the day exploreHawa Mahal, City Palace, Jantar Mantar and myriad other monuments ofhistorical importance. After lunch proceed for a splendid elephant ride fromthe foothills of Amber Hills to the top where crown the Amber Fort with itsmagnificent courtyards and palaces. Enjoy the awe-inspiring view of theJaipur City from the fort. Evening at leisure, luxuriate in the bustlingbazaars of the city and intermix with the local life. Enjoy typicalRajasthani Cuisine at famous Choki Dani with its non-stop delicacies- DalBati, Churma, Bajare Ki roti.
Overnight at the hotel.

Day 14: Jaipur- Agra
Early morning leave for Agra, en-route buzz off towards Fatehpur Sikri. Byearly afternoon reach the abandoned city built by the Mughal emperor Akbar.The entire city is contrived out of red sandstone. The sights of the BulandDarwaza, Panch Mahal, Diwani-aam and Jodi Bai's palace are just worthvisiting sight. Later in afternoon continue your journey to Agra and reachthe city by evening. Relax at your hotel for sometime, thereafter freak outin the local bazaar to see the lifestyle of the people and for purchasingitems of your choice.

Overnight at a hotel.

Day 15: Agra-Delhi
The morning holds lot of excitement for you. You will be overwhelmed at thepanorama of the Taj Mahal basking in the rays of the morning sun. Theintricate designs and elegant dome of this monument of love will certainlycast a spell on you. Enjoy the horse cart ride up to the gate of Taj asprivate vehicles are not allowed after a certain point. Then you will beguided to the Agra Fort, another architectural marvel of the Mughals thatholds the vista of glorious Taj from its premises. After lunch proceed fortomb of Itimad ud Daulah and a small excursion to Sikandra, the tomb of theAkbar the Great. Early evening drive back to Delhi to take a flight to youronward destination.