The 9-day tour takes you on a journey through the rich cultural and historical heritage of Rajasthan, India. You will explore the Pink City of Jaipur, the holy town of Pushkar, the romantic city of Udaipur, the blue city of Jodhpur, and the golden city of Jaisalmer, while visiting stunning forts, palaces, temples, and lakes, and experiencing local cuisine, music, and traditions.
- Daily buffet breakfast at the hotels
- English Speaking Guide for one day each in Jaipur and Jodhpur
- Transportation by A/C sedan as per the itinerary
- Parking, driver allowance.
- Arrival/ Departure Assistance.
- All prevailing taxes.
- Monument Entrance Fee, that has to be paid directly on arrival at the monuments.
- Any Meals that are not mentioned and Tips.
- Any Flights/Guide.
- Personal expense such as the use of mini bar, mineral water, laundry, telephone etc. at the hotels.
- Any other thing that has not been mentioned in the inclusions
Day 1 - Jaipur
After arriving in Jaipur, you can start your day by visiting the Amber Fort, which is located about 11 kilometers from the city center. This stunning fort is made of red sandstone and marble, and offers breathtaking views of the surrounding hills. You can take a guided tour of the fort and learn about its history and architecture. After visiting the fort, head back to the city to explore the Hawa Mahal, which is also known as the Palace of Winds. This iconic landmark is made of pink sandstone and has a unique honeycomb design. You can then visit the Jantar Mantar, an astronomical observatory that was built in the 18th century. In the evening, head to the local markets such as Johari Bazaar, Bapu Bazaar, and Nehru Bazaar, to shop for souvenirs, handicrafts, and jewelry. You can also try out some local cuisine such as dal bati churma, gatte ki sabzi, and laal maas.
Day 2 - Jaipur
On the second day in Jaipur, visit the City Palace, which is located in the heart of the city. This magnificent palace was built by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh II and has a blend of Rajasthani and Mughal architecture. You can also visit the Albert Hall Museum, which is located opposite the City Palace. This museum has a vast collection of artifacts, paintings, and sculptures from Rajasthan. After visiting the museum, head to the Jal Mahal, which is a palace located in the middle of Man Sagar Lake. You can take a boat ride on the lake and enjoy the scenic beauty of the palace and the surrounding hills. In the evening, visit Chokhi Dhani, which is a cultural village that offers a glimpse into Rajasthani culture and traditions. You can enjoy some local cuisine, folk music, and dance performances.
Day 3 - Pushkar:
On the third day, drive to Pushkar, which is located about 145 kilometers from Jaipur. Pushkar is a small town that is famous for its holy lake and the Brahma Temple. You can visit the temple and take a dip in the holy lake. The town also has several other temples and ghats that you can explore. You can also visit the Pushkar Camel Fair, which is held annually in November, and is a popular cultural event.
Day 4 - Udaipur:
On the fourth day, drive to Udaipur, which is located about 400 kilometers from Pushkar. Udaipur is known as the "City of Lakes" and is famous for its beautiful palaces, lakes, and gardens. After arriving in Udaipur, visit the City Palace, which is located on the banks of Lake Pichola. This palace was built by Maharaja Udai Singh II and has a blend of Rajasthani, Mughal, and European architecture. You can also visit the Jagdish Temple, which is located in the city center and is dedicated to Lord Vishnu. In the evening, take a boat ride on Lake Pichola and enjoy the stunning views of the palace and the surrounding hills.
Day 5 - Udaipur:
On the fifth day, visit the Saheliyon ki Bari, which is a beautiful garden that was built for the royal ladies. This garden has several fountains, pools, and marble elephants. You can also visit the Monsoon Palace, which is located on a hill and offers panoramic views of the city. In the evening, visit the local markets such as Bada Bazaar, Hathi Pol Bazaar, and Chetak Circle, to shop for souvenirs,
Day 6 - Jodhpur:
On the sixth day, drive to Jodhpur, which is located about 260 kilometers from Udaipur. Jodhpur is known as the "Blue City" due to the blue-painted houses in the old city. After arriving in Jodhpur, visit the Mehrangarh Fort, which is one of the largest forts in India. This stunning fort has several palaces, temples, and gardens, and offers breathtaking views of the city. You can also visit the Jaswant Thada, which is a white marble memorial built in honor of Maharaja Jaswant Singh II. In the evening, stroll through the bustling markets of the old city and try out some local delicacies such as mirchi bada, pyaaz kachori, and makhaniya lassi.
Day 7 - Jaisalmer:
On the seventh day, drive to Jaisalmer, which is located about 285 kilometers from Jodhpur. Jaisalmer is known as the "Golden City" due to the yellow sandstone used in its architecture. After arriving in Jaisalmer, visit the Jaisalmer Fort, which is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. This fort has several palaces, temples, and havelis (old mansions), and offers stunning views of the surrounding desert. You can also visit the Gadisar Lake, which is a beautiful artificial lake built in the 14th century. In the evening, enjoy a camel ride in the Thar Desert and watch the sunset over the sand dunes.
Day 8 - Jaisalmer:
On the eighth day, visit the Sam Sand Dunes, which are located about 40 kilometers from Jaisalmer. These sand dunes are a popular tourist destination and offer several adventure activities such as camel rides, jeep safaris, and quad biking. You can also visit the Kuldhara Village, which is an abandoned village located about 18 kilometers from Jaisalmer. This village has a spooky history and is believed to be haunted. In the evening, enjoy some traditional Rajasthani folk music and dance performances.
Day 9 - Departure:
On the ninth day, check out from your hotel and drive back to Jaipur, which is located about 565 kilometers from Jaisalmer. You can spend the day exploring the city or shopping for souvenirs before departing for your next destination.
This itinerary covers some of the most popular tourist destinations in Rajasthan and offers a mix of cultural, historical, and natural attractions. Of course, you can customize the itinerary based on your interests and preferences by talking to one of our expert Journey Jugglers.