Duration : 08 Nights / 09 Days
Destination Covered : Delhi - Mandawa - Samode - Jaipur - Agra – Delhi
Nine days trip to the most admired destination of Royal Rajputana can make your tour a memorable one. Rajasthan welcomes its visitors in a colorful way. The folk dances and music enthralls its visitors along with the captivating palaces and forts. The tales of Rajputs are interesting and famous for their bravery which lures the visitors.
In the evening reach Delhi. On Arrival you will be greeted by our representative and then he will assist you to the hotel for check in. Delhi is the capital of India and also known to be as one of the major gateway to the country. Delhi is a city where one can witness both ancient and modern life. Due to its strategic location the successive dynasties chose the place to keep it as seat of power.
Post breakfast you will be taken for half day city tour of old Delhi. Today you will visit Jama Masjid which is known to be the largest mosque of India. This mosque was built by Shah Jahan and its construction started in 1844. You will also visit Red Fort, Chandani Chowk and Rajghat. Once you are done here head to visit Humayuns Tomb, Qutab Minar, President House, India Gate and Connaught Place. Lastly you can visit Laxmi Narayan Temple which is also known as Birla Temple.
Once you are done with your morning breakfast head for Mandawa and once you reach check in at hotel. In the afternoon you can visit Mandawa (Shekawati region). During 14th century this region came into prominence as at this point of time numerous Muslim clans moved to this place. Later towns of this region were taken as the important trading posts on the caravan routes. This region is well known for its painted havelis, most of them are from 18th century. Some of the interesting towns of the place are Madawa, Fatehpur and Nawalgarh.
Post breakfast head for Samode. Once you reach Samode check in at Samode Palace. Samode Palace is known to be India’s most charming and romatic hotel. Here you can witness quite, luxurious and elegant atmosphere. Just because of its finest modern hospitality services, accommodation, amenities and cuisine it is known as India’s finest hotel. Rest of the day is at leisure. You can explore the place and its surroundings.
In the morning after breakfast leave for Jaipur. This city got its name on the name of great warrior Maharaja Jai Singh II. During 1727, when Mughal power was on wane, Maharaja Jai Singh made up his mind to move down to nearby Amber. He laid the complete city with walls and six rectangular blocks, which was done with the intention of town planning as per Shilpa Shastra. Once you arrive Jaipur check in at hotel and rest of the day is at leisure.
Post breakfast you will be taken to Amber Fort. You can enjoy elephant ride from the foothills of the Aravallis to the entrance of the fort. Amber Fort is 11km away from Jaipur. Amber was known as the ancient capital of Jaipur state. During 1592 the construction of the fort started by Raja Man Singh who was the Rajput commander of Akbar’s army.
Once you are done with your breakfast head for Agra. On the way you can visit Fatehpur Sikri which is known as abandoned Mughal City. It was built by Akbar but after residing 15 year there it was abandoned due to scarcity of water. Here you can witness amazing buildings like Jama Masjid, Panch Mahal, Tomb of Salim Chisti and many other palaces which are still there holding their original glory. Later continue your drive to Agra, once you reach check in at hotel.
Post breakfast leave for city tour. Here you can visit Red Fort which was built by Akbar and later more addition was done by his grandson Shah Jahan. The monument contains hall of public and private audiences besides numerous other beautiful structure. You can also visit Itmad-ud-daulah it was constructed by Nur Jahan. The most renowned The Taj Mahal is the most amazing thing to witness in Agar which was built Shah Jahan in the memory of his wife Mumtaz Mahal.
In the afternoon head for Delhi and on the way you can visit Sikandra which is known to be the Mausoleum of Mughal Emperor Akbar. Once you arrive Delhi check in at hotel.
You will be transferred to the airport to board a flight for your onward destination.