Forts & Palaces

Tour Type:
Private Escorted Tours
Start:
Delhi
Duration:
10 Days
End:
Udaipur
Departs:
Daily

Starting From

NZ$ 3285
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After exploring the sights of Old and New Delhi as well as the spectacular Taj Mahal, journey through the princely state of Rajasthan to take a closer look at the region’s magnificent forts and explore cities that are full of atmosphere and character, set against the stunning desert scenery.

Itinerary

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DAY 1

On arrival at the airport, meet your Tour Executive who will assist you to transfer to the hotel for two nights stay in Delhi. 

DAY 2

Enjoy a city sightseeing tour of Old and New Delhi, visit Qutab Minar, the Lotus Temple, and Jama Masjid and travel through the India Gate, Red Fort, Parliament and the President House.

DAY 3

Travel to Agra, visit Agra Fort and conclude your day with a sunset visit to the incomparable monument of love, the Taj Mahal. Stay overnight at Agra.

DAY 4

Travel to Jaipur, en-route visit Fatehpur Sikri, known as the abandoned city of Mughals, built in 1569 by Emperor Akbar. The afternoon is free to explore the bazaar trails and witness the timeless appeal of its colorful markets and cheerful people. Stay two nights at Jaipur. 

DAY 5

Witness the wonderful combination of Mughal and Rajput architecture during your sightseeing. Visit Amber Fort, the City Palace, Jantar Mantar and enjoy a photo stop at Hawa Mahal. 

DAY 6

After breakfast, we travel to Khejarla and evening free to explore the village. The 400-year-old fort now converted to a heritage hotel offers picturesque settings, latticework friezes and intricate Jharokas that will transport you back in time to experience the majesty of a long-gone era of valour and chivalry. Stay overnight at a heritage hotel.

DAY 7

Travel to Jodhpur a city founded in 1459 AD that seems like an oasis in the vast desert. Afternoon visit Mehrangarh Fort and Jaswant Tada. Evening free to explore local famous Sadar Bazaar. Stay two nights.

DAY 8

After breakfast start enjoy rural experience. Travel through the dry riverbed and off beaten road to reach small village. Meet the different communities and witness the lifestyle of locals. Lunch is served at the scenic spot before exploring the villages.

DAY 9

Travel to travel to Udaipur, formerly the capital of the Mewar Kingdom, set around a series of artificial lakes and is known for its lavish royal residences. Evening free to walk around the local bazaar. Stay two nights. 

DAY 10

Enjoy a city sightseeing tour and visit City Palace museum which houses a remarkable collection of ancient sculptures and inscriptions of the bygone era, the Jagdish temple for its Indo-Aryan style of architecture, Saheliyon Ki Bari, Bhartiya Lok Kala Mandir and Jag Mandir.

DAY 11

After a leisurely breakfast, the tour finishes with transfer to Udaipur airport where you board a flight to Delhi or Mumbai to connect your onward flight home.

Inclusion


Hotel accommodation with private facilities

Private air-conditioned car with driver

Meals as specified

Private English speaking tour guide

Entry fee and monument charges

Boat ride at Udaipur

Jeep ride in Jaipur

Rickshaw ride in Delhi

A bottle of water while travelling

Assistance and transfers

All current collectable taxes

Exclusion


Any international or domestic airfares

Train fares other than specified in the what's included section 

Airport taxes, visa & passport fees

Extra baggage charges

Early check in or late check out

Meals other than specified in the what's included section

Tips & gratuities

Travel & medical insurance

Camera & video permits

Expenses incurred due to flight / train cancellation or delay

Any expense of a personal nature, like drinks, laundry, telephone calls, mini bar, postage etc

Any optional excursion or tour

Entry charges at monuments/forts etc

Any other expense not mentioned in the what's included section