Destinations Covered: Delhi - Mandawa - Bikaner - Khimsar - Nagaur - Kuchaman - Roopangarh - Pushkar - Samode - Neemrana - Delhi
Duration: 14 Nights/15 Days
Day 01: Delhi - Arrival
Upon arrival in Delhi, rendezvous with our genial representative who will welcome and greet you warmly. Then you will be transferred to a nice hotel. Delhi, apart from being the capital of India, is also the cultural hub. The city's historical heritage is well preserved and adds to the mesmerizing unparalleled beauty of it. Delhi displays harmonious blend of both the worlds; old and new. The grandeur and majestic historical monuments standing firmly here recite the story of various rulers of the city. Also, New Delhi's extravagant shopping malls, fashion streets and tempting food points are worth visiting. Delhi also holds a rocking nightlife. Overnight stay is in this amazing city.
Day 02: Delhi
In the morning, be ready to get fascinated by the dazzling richness of the city. This day we begin our excursion trip visiting the huge, mystical, red-stoned and stunning Red Fort, greatest example of divinity and one of the biggest mosques of the country Jama Masjid and then the cremation site of great Mahatma Gandhi, Raj Ghat. En route we also witness an excellent personification of impeccable architecture, the Parliament House and afterwards the astounding India Gate. This alluring structure is dedicated to the 70,000 Indian soldiers who lost their lives battling for the British Army during the World War I. We will also visit beautiful the Laxmi Narayan Temple, overwhelming white beauty Lotus Temple and other famous sites. Later we return to the hotel for a night's stay.
Day 03: Mandawa
In the morning, you would leave for your next stop, Mandawa. This charming small town lies in the quintessence of the Rajasthan's Shekhawati region. This lustrous place is well known for its enrapturing forts and tantalizing havelis. All these marvelous structures present here serve you a glimpse of the bygone era. Upon arriving, you would check-in to a luxurious hotel. Later, you would be visiting the Saraf Haveli which is considered the most beautiful of all in Mandawa, showcasing popular paintings of Mohan Lal Saraf, Ladia Haveli which is known for exotic images and later astonishing frescoes and Chokhani Haveli. Overnight stay is in the town.
Day 04: Mandawa
Post enjoying delicious breakfast, the excursion of Mandawa continues. You would be visiting Lacchmangarh, which is among the flawless forts in Shekhawati area and offers an amazing panoramic view of the entire town. Also, this fort bears some of fanciful subjects painted on its havelis. Then we visit Nawalgarh which was established in the 18th century. This small town comprises of admirable frescoes, lavish havelis and majestic forts. Afterwards you would be heading to Fatehpur. This place houses dainty and pulchritudinous havelis built in indo-western style. Later in the day you would be visiting Jhunjhunu which is the capital of Shekhawati. The place is famous for housing angelic temples and enticing monuments. Thereafter, you would return to the hotel for a finger licking dinner followed by a night's stay.
Day 05: Bikaner
In the morning, the journey commences again as you leave for Bikaner. This stunning desert city exemplifies an ultimate sheer beauty. All you can see here is vast shimmering sand dunes at day time and gleaming moonlight at night. On this already admirable land stands plush palaces and fascinating temples. Bikaner also has a wonderful wildlife sanctuaries and archeological treasures. On reaching, you would be checked-in to a hotel. After relaxing a bit, you would be driven to the camel breeding farm which was established in 1984 and is unique in itself. Next you would be exploring the impressive Junagarh Fort, constructed by Raja Rai Singh in 1593 AD. Later in the day, you would be witnessing numerous other tourist attractions of the city. Overnight stay would be at Bikaner
Day 06: Khimsar
Next morning, you would embark the driving to reach Khimsar, which is a tiny desert town situated in the center of Rajasthan. The town is defined by jagged landscapes, unending deserts and a magnificent fort which showers an incredible rustic attraction of the same. The fort of Khimsar is extremely popular. It lies on the Thar Desert and was constructed by Rao Karamsi in the 16th century. On reaching this startling town, you would check-in to the hotel for an overnight stay.
Day 07: Khimsar
On day seven, you would be taken on a thrilling jeep safari to the Bishnoi settlements situated in and around Khimsar. The covered remote areas are under the Bishnoi community. This enticing safari introduces you to the unique lifestyle of the inhabitants of desert. You will observe that despite of pretty daunting conditions they live we complete harmony with nature. The members of this community strongly believe in saving nature principles. We then return to Khimsar for a lip-smacking dinner followed by a night's stay.
Day 08: Nagaur
In the morning, we head towards Nagaur which is situated between Jodhpur and Bikaner. This town is blessed with an awe-inspiring fort and other ancient monuments. Nagaur was called Ahichhatrapur in the past and recites the amusing story of bravery of Amar Singh Rathore who was executed while fighting against the Mughals. Today this town is immensely popular for holding one of the biggest cattle fairs in Rajasthan. The feasts and numerous colors of the fair make the rustic Nagaur full of life. Upon arrival, feel the glory of Rajasthan relaxing in luxurious tents loaded with all modern amenities. After some rest, you would be visiting the striking Nagaur Fort and other places. Later you would check-in to a hotel for dinner and overnight stay.
Day 09: Kuchaman
Day ninth begins with driving towards Kuchaman in the morning. This small town is situated in the Nagaur district only and is a famous tourist attraction. It has few but marvelous havelis and houses the spectacular Kuchaman Fort. While exploring this town you will come across some amazing and unique frescoes, murals and miniature paintings done on the walls of the numerous mansions and havelis. All these structures are constructed in Shekhawati style. On reaching, you would check-in to the hotel. The rest of the day is free to relax thoroughly followed by an overnight stay.
Day 10: Kuchaman
In the morning, you would be driven to the famous Sambhar Lake. This lake is believed to be natural wonder as the gigantic salt water inland lake bounces out of nowhere. It is, by far, the largest salt water lake in the country. The place is a paradise for birdwatchers too as it plays host to a large number of avian birds. Also during winters, you can spot some from Siberia. The lake stays in accordance with adjoining saline water bodies and therefore makes the most perfect wintering region for flamingoes in India. Later enjoy delicious packed lunch and return to the hotel for a night's stay.
Day 11: Roopangarh
Next morning, the journey further continues as you reach Roopangarh. This town is situated in Ajmer, Rajasthan and is immensely famous for Roopangarh Fort. This fort was built by Maharaja Roop Singh, fifth king of Kishangarh in 1653. Visiting Roopangarh is synonymous to peeping into an opulent craftsmanship, lavish heritage and colorful tradition. Upon reaching, you would be checked-in to the luxurious hotel. Next, you would be visiting the bizarre and unique Tilonia Village as well as Kishangarh. On this excursion, check out local craftsmen developing a flawless and spectacular artwork. Overnight would be at the hotel.
Day 12: Pushkar
In the morning, you would be driven towards Pushkar, situated 11 km from Ajmer. Pushkar is a small but extremely holy town of Rajasthan. The town is enveloped with charming scenic beauty and houses over 400 temples. Also the town has gained immense popularity with its annual Pushkar Fair. On reaching you would check-in to a hotel. Afterwards starts the city sightseeing tour to the scared Pushkar Ghats which showcases a spectacular view. Next, you would be taken to the stunning Brahma Temple comprising of four-headed deity of Lord Brahma. This would be followed by a visit to the Savitri Temple. The temple offers an excellent panoramic view of Pushkar Lake and nearby desert. Overnight stay is in Pushkar.
Day 13: Samode
On this day, commences the journey towards the next destination, Samode. It serves as an ideal gateway for the sand dunes. Samode is a little village, popular for its striking haveli and picturesque forts. Camel safari is the best way to explore this village. On arrival, you would check-in to a hotel and relax for sometime. Later, you would be visiting famous attractions of Samode such as Samode Palace and Samode Bagh. You would be putting up at a hotel for the night.
Day 14: Neemrana
This morning, pack your bags as you would be heading towards Neemrana. It is a very old magnificent small town, situated on the Delhi-Jaipur highway. In Neemrana, you will be pleased seeing the beautiful scenery of rustic surroundings. A visit to this town is incomplete until you visit Neemrana Fort located on elevated hillock. Today, this fort has turned into a heritage resort. You would be accommodated at a plush hotel for the night.
Day 15: Delhi - Tour ends
With this day, comes the end of this marvelous Rajasthan Village Tour. You would be driven back to Delhi. Upon reaching Delhi, our representatives would take you to the airport from where you can continue your journey back home or towards your onward destination.
Also Mapped to: • New Delhi Tours • Pushkar Tours • Bikaner Tours
This travel package will take you through the culturally rich villages of Rajasthan, such as Mandawa, Bikaner, Roopangarh, Pushkar & Neemrana.