Golden Triangle and Classic Rajasthan

DURATION: 19 nights, 20 days

PLACES VISITED: Delhi – Agra – Ranthambhore – Jaipur – Pushkar – Udaipur –  Ranakpur/Kumbhalgarh – Jodhpur – Jaisalmer – Bikaner – Mandawa – Delhi

  • Vacation Style Holiday Type
    Couple, Family, Group
  • Activity Level Moderate
    5/8
All about the Golden Triangle and Classic Rajasthan.

Day 1: Arrival at Delhi
Arrival in Delhi: Welcome to the incredible India! Start your journey to discover India.
Upon arrival you will find our staff waiting for you at the airport and transfer to the chosen hotel.
In the evening we will visit some of the tourist attractions of Delhi such as India Gate and Chandni Chowk.
Overnight at the chosen hotel.

Day 2: Delhi tour
After breakfast, the guided tour of the city of Delhi begins with visits to the following monuments: Red Fort, Jama Masjid, Lotus Temple, Parliament House, Humayun’s Tomb and Qutub Minar.
Overnight at the chosen hotel.

Day 3: Transfer to Agra (233 km – 3 ½ hours by car)
After breakfast transfer to Agra and the famous Taj Mahal. Upon arrival, check-in and relax.
In the late afternoon visit to the Mehtabh Bagh park from which you can enjoy an unforgettable sunset overlooking the Taj Mahal, located just across the river.
Overnight at Hotel.

Day 4: Visit of Agra and the Taj Mahal
For sunrise, the best time of day for its lights, we will visit the Taj Mahal: one of the seven wonders of the world.
After the visit of the Taj Mahal return to the hotel for breakfast.
Afterwards visit of Agra Fort, Baby Taj and Sikandra Tomba.
Overnight at Hotel.

Day 5: Drive to Ranthambhore (259 km – 6 hours by car)
After breakfast we leave for the Ranthambhore Park, one of India’s most famous national parks to spot the famous Indian tiger.
On the way to Ranthambhore we will stop and visit the fortified city of Fatehpur Sikri appreciated for its architecture and its beauty.
In the evening, check-in and overnight at the hotel.

Day 6: Ranthambore Park and Jeep Safari
In the morning, at the first light of dawn, starts the jeep safari in Ranthambhore park with the possibility of sighting the wildlife of India including the famous Indian tiger.
It is possible to make another jeep safari in the evening to enjoy the fantastic sunset lights on this beautiful park, as well as to have more opportunities to spot the wild species of the park.
Overnight at Hotel.

Day 7: Transfer to Jaipur (155 km – 3 ½ hours by car)
After breakfast we leave for Jaipur, the Pink City, one of India’s most fascinating and lively cities.
In the afternoon, time to visit some of the city’s attractions and for shopping.
Jaipur is also famous for its silver and precious stones, carpets and local crafts.
Upon arrival, check-in and overnight at the hotel.

Day 8: Jaipur tour
After breakfast we will start tour visiting the Amber Fort, which is about 11 km from Jaipur.
The arrival on the hill where the Amber Fort is located is a unique experience. You go up on the back of an elephant.
After visiting the Amber Fort we will return to Jaipur where we will continue the visit of the attractions of the city including the City Palace, Hawa Mahal, Albert Hall, Jal Mahal and the Birla Temple.
Return to the hotel for overnight.

Day 9: Transfer to Pushkar (145 km – 3 hours drive)
After breakfast we leave for the small town of Pushkar famous for its magnetism and the unique atmosphere that is perceived.
Upon arrival, visit Ajmer Sharif Dargah, Pushkar Lake and the famous Brahma temple.
Overnight at Hotel.

Day 10: Transfer to Udaipur (277 km – 5 hours drive)
After breakfast departure for Udaipur, the Venice of the East, which stands in the middle of a series of artificial lakes and is renowned for its luxurious royal palaces.
Upon arrival, check-in and overnight at the hotel.

Day 11: Udaipur tour
After breakfast you will visit the tourist attractions of the city of Udaipur, many of which can be reached on foot from your hotel, with a visit to the City Palace, Monsoon Palace, Jagdish Temple, Saheliyon ki Bari and the Fateh Sagar lake.
In the evening romantic and emotional boat ride on Lake Pichola to enjoy an unforgettable sunset.
Overnight at Hotel.

Day 12: Transfer for Ranakpur / Kumbhalgarh (136 km – 3 hours drive)
After breakfast we leave for Ranakpur, famous for its Jain temples.
During the journey we will stop and visit the fort of Kumbhalgarh.
Upon arrival in Ranakpur we will visit the famous Jain temple.
Overnight at Hotel.

Day 13: Transfer for Jodhpur (154 km – 3 hours drive)
After breakfast transfer to Jodhpur, also known as the Blue city, which extends to the eastern edge of the Thar desert.
Upon arrival, visit Umaid Bhawan.
Overnight at Hotel.

Day 14: Visit of Jodhpur
After breakfast we will visit the main attractions of Jodhpur including the Mehrangarh, Jaswant Thada, the clock tower and the Mandore Garden.
Overnight at Hotel.

Day 15: Transfer for Jaisalmer (283 km – 5 hours drive)
After breakfast we will leave for Jaisalmer, a unique city, surrounded by the sand of the Thar desert.
Upon arrival, check-in and overnight at the hotel.

Day 16: Visit of Jaisalmer and camel ride in the desert
After breakfast we will start the city tour of Jaisalmer with visit to the fort, Gadhisagar Lake and to the local markets.
In the evening transfer to the desert and camel ride to reach the base camp where we spend the night and we can experience the magic of the sunset in the Thar desert.
Overnight at the Desert Camp.

Day 17: Transfer for Bikaner (329 km – 5 and a half hours by car)
After breakfast transfer by car to Bikaner, an important ancient stopping point for the large caravan routes.
Here we will visit the Junagadh Fort, Camel Breeding Farm and Karni Mata Temple.
Overnight at Hotel.

Day 18: Transfer for Mandawa (190 km – 3 and a half hours by car)
After breakfast transfer to Mandawa, the beautiful little town famous for its Haveli and its forts that we will visit on arrival.
Overnight at Hotel.

Day 19: Return to Delhi (232 km – 5 hours drive)
After breakfast we will go back to Delhi.
Overnight at Hotel.

Day 20: Departure to Delhi
After breakfast, free time at your disposal to visit Delhi and for the latest souvenir purchases.

END OF THE TOUR

The tour package inclusions and exclusions at a glance
What is included in this tour?Items that are included in the cost of tour price.
  • Driver’s expenses (food, lodging, etc)
  • Fuel
  • State Taxes
  • Toll Taxes
  • Tourist Tax
  • Parking fees
  • Car Insurance
  • Car replacement in case of break down
  • Bottles of water
  • Indian Cell phone (only for local call)
  • WI-FI connections in the car
What is not included in this tour?Items that are not included in the cost of tour price.
  • Hotels (upon request, we can also arrange accommodations for you at an extra cost)
  • Meals
  • Entrance fees
  • Local guides (the driver can provide some information about cities and monuments, but he is not allowed to enter with you)
  • Flights, trains, boat and bus trips (they can be arranged for you at an extra cost)