Destinations Covering: Jaipur- Bikaner- Jaisalmer- Jodhpur- Mount Abu- Udaipur- Bundi- Pushkar- Jaipur
Duration: 12Days/ 11Nights
Arrival Location: Jaipur International Airport or Railway Station or Bus Station
Preferred Arrival Timing: Flexible, as we're spending sufficient days/nights in each cityDay 01: Jaipur arrival and sightseeing
Upon your arrival in Jaipur, our team will be ready to greet you at the designated location. After a warm welcome, you'll be escorted to your pre-booked hotel.
Take some time to relax and freshen up. In the afternoon, we'll begin the city sightseeing tour. Our first stop is the iconic Hawa Mahal, also known as the
Palace of Winds, known for its intricate honeycomb-like facade. Next, we'll visit the majestic City Palace, a grand royal complex that houses beautiful gardens,
courtyards, and buildings. Don't miss the opportunity to explore the City Palace Museum, which showcases a remarkable collection of artifacts.
Our tour continues to Jantar Mantar, an ancient observatory featuring fascinating astronomical instruments. Indulge in a delicious lunch, savoring the flavors
of local cuisine. In the late afternoon, we'll visit the Albert Hall Museum, renowned for its stunning architecture and extensive collection of artifacts.
Our last stop for the day is the Birla Mandir, a captivating white marble temple dedicated to Lord Vishnu, known for its serene ambiance and exquisite
After a fulfilling day of exploration, return to the hotel for a restful night's sleep, preparing for the adventures of the next day.
After a delightful breakfast, get ready for another day of exploring the wonders of Jaipur. We'll start with a visit to the magnificent Amer Fort (or, Amber Fort),
a breathtaking fortress located on a hilltop. Enjoy an exciting elephant ride as you ascend the fort's stairs and immerse yourself in the royal ambiance.
Capture memorable photos at Jal Mahal, a picturesque palace situated amidst a lake. Continue your journey to Nahargarh Fort, offering panoramic
views of Jaipur. Next, we'll explore Jaigarh Fort, famous for housing the world's largest cannon. Take a break for a delicious lunch and then choose
from various options for the afternoon. You can visit attractions like the Akshardham Temple, Vibrant Patrika Gate (a popular picturesque spot), or the Govind Dev Ji Temple, considered the "God of Jaipur" by locals.
Alternatively, you can indulge in shopping at Jaipur's vibrant markets, offering a wide array of handicrafts, jewelry, bangles, and exquisite blue pottery.
End the day with an overnight stay at the hotel, cherishing the memories of Jaipur's rich heritage.
After a hearty breakfast, we'll embark on a journey to the captivating city of Bikaner. Enjoy scenic drives with stops for refreshments and lunch along the way.
Upon arrival, check-in at your hotel and take some time to relax. In the afternoon, visit the famous Karni Mata Temple located in Deshnok, near Bikaner.
This unique temple is dedicated to Karni Mata, an incarnation of Goddess Durga, and is known for its population of sacred rats.
Witness this intriguing sight and seek blessings. Discover the Bikaner Camel Breeding Farm or National Research Centre on Camel, known for its conservation efforts and
Enjoy an overnight stay in Bikaner, immersing yourself in its rich cultural heritage.
After a delectable breakfast, begin our heritage sightseeing of Bikaner by visiting the legendary Junagarh Fort, renowned for its awe-inspiring architecture and
intricate carvings. Explore the opulent Lalgarh Palace, adorned with captivating frescoes and artistic treasures. Post lunch, start our scenic drive to the
Golden Sands of Jaisalmer, famously known as the "Golden City" due to its sun-kissed sandstone architecture. On our way to Jaisalmer, visit Khichan Bird Sanctuary,
a must-visit attraction for wildlife enthusiasts. Marvel at the sight of migratory Demoiselle cranes, a unique experience offered exclusively by Namaste Holiday.
Upon arrival, complete the check-in procedure at your hotel and take some leisure time to relax.
Immerse yourself in the enchanting ambiance of Jaisalmer, known for its golden sandstone architecture. Overnight stay at the hotel, preparing for a day of exploration.
After a delicious breakfast, get ready to explore the architectural wonders of Jaisalmer. Begin with a visit to the majestic Jaisalmer Fort, also known as the Golden Fort.
Marvel at its intricate craftsmanship, elegant Jain temples, and ornately carved havelis. Next, venture into the narrow lanes of the fort and explore
Patwon Ki Haveli, Nathmal Ki Haveli, and Salim Singh Ki Haveli, each showcasing unique architectural styles and cultural heritage. Afterward, visit Gadisar Lake,
a serene man-made reservoir adorned with temples and ghats, offering a picturesque setting for peaceful moments. In the afternoon, embark on an adventurous excursion
to the mystical desert region of Jaisalmer. Visit the ancient Kuldhara Village, known for its fascinating legends and abandoned structures that reflect its intriguing past.
Experience the awe-inspiring Sunset View at the famous Sam Sand Dunes, where the golden hues of the desert create a mesmerizing spectacle.
Enjoy a thrilling camel safari and immerse yourself in the magical atmosphere of the desert.
In the evening, indulge in a cultural program featuring Rajasthani folk music and dance, followed by a delectable dinner. After a day filled with unforgettable experiences, retreat to the hotel for a comfortable overnight stay.
After a satisfying breakfast, it's time to bid farewell to Jaisalmer and embark on a journey to the enchanting city of Jodhpur. On the way, we'll make a stop at
Osian, known for its ancient temples and historical significance. Explore the exquisite Sachiyan Mata Temple and Jain Mahaveera Temple,
marveling at their architectural splendor. Afterward, continue the drive to Jodhpur, often referred to as the "Blue City." Upon arrival,
complete the check-in process at your hotel and take some time to relax. Later, visit the magnificent Mehrangarh Fort, perched atop a hill, offering panoramic views
of the city. Explore the fort's grand palaces, museums, and intricate details that narrate tales of the past.
Explore the elegant Jaswant Thada, a white marble cenotaph showcasing intricate craftsmanship.
Afterward, immerse yourself in the vibrant atmosphere of the local markets, where you can shop for textiles, handicrafts, and spices.
After a day of exploration,enjoy a comfortable overnight stay at the hotel in Jodhpur.
After a flavorsome breakfast, continue your exploration of Jodhpur's architectural gems and cultural heritage. Visit the grand Umaid Bhawan Palace Museum,
an opulent structure that reflects a fascinating blend of architectural styles. Explore the palace's regal interiors and discover the royal artifacts on display.
Next, visit the bustling Clock Tower, where you can soak in the vibrant atmosphere and explore the local spice market.
Afterward, embark on a unique cultural experience by visiting the Bishnoi Village, located on the outskirts of Jodhpur.
Interact with the Bishnoi community, known for their deep connection with nature and wildlife conservation. Learn about their traditions, witness traditional crafts, and
gain insights into their way of life. After a memorable day, leave Jodhpur behind and proceed towards Mount Abu.
Enjoy a comfortable overnight stay at the hotel in Mount Abu.
Enjoy a delightful breakfast and get ready to explore the serene beauty of Mount Abu, the only hill station in Rajasthan. This picturesque destination offers a tranquil retreat from the bustling cities. Cover the prominent attractions of Mount Abu with the expertise of Namaste Holiday. Delve into the spiritual atmosphere of Dilwara Jain Temples, known for their intricate marble carvings and architectural brilliance. Admire the stunning craftsmanship and serene ambiance of these ancient temples. Visit Om Shanti Bhawan, a spiritual retreat center run by the Brahma Kumaris, where you'll get to have enriching experiences such as meditation sessions and spiritual teachings. Explore the captivating beauty of Guru Shikhar, the highest peak in the Aravalli Range, offering breathtaking panoramic views of the surrounding hills and valleys. Also, visit the Achalgarh Fort, known for its impressive architecture and historical significance. Explore the fort's intricate carvings, ancient temples, and the famous Achaleshwar Mahadev Temple. Post sightseeing, drive towards Udaipur, the City of Lakes, where Namaste Holiday representative will ensure a seamless transfer to your hotel for check-in and relaxation.Day 09: Udaipur sightseeing
Start your day with a delightful breakfast at the hotel. Begin the sightseeing tour of Lake City with the expertise of our chauffeur and guide.
Visit the majestic City Palace, the largest palace complex in Rajasthan. Explore its opulent courtyards, magnificent palaces, the impressive Crystal Gallery,
and museums showcasing a rich collection of artifacts. Pay a visit to Jagdish Temple, dedicated to Lord Vishnu, and admire its intricate carvings and sculptures.
Continue your exploration with a visit to Saheliyon-ki-Bari (Garden of Maidens), a serene garden adorned with fountains, kiosks, marble elephants, and delightful lotus pools.
Take a leisurely walk and immerse yourself in the peaceful ambiance. Enjoy lunch at a convenient location like the famous food-point, Sukhadia Circle,
rejuvenating yourself for the rest of the sightseeing. Proceed to the Maharana Pratap Memorial, situated on the Moti Mangri hill, and
enjoy panoramic views of the city with Namaste Holiday Quality Service. Opt for a boat ride on either Lake Pichola or Fateh Sagar Lake, both providing enchanting experiences,
while Lake Pichola provide views of prominent attractions such as Lake Palace, City Palace, Jag Mandir Island Palace, and more but it's costlier as compared to the other one.
In the evening, immerse yourself in a cultural performance showcasing traditional folk dances and music at Bhartiya Lok Kala Mandal. Relax and enjoy the beautiful views of Lake Pichola during the evening hours.
Indulge in a leisurely dinner before resting for the night, preparing for the journey of the following day.
After a fulfilling breakfast, depart from Udaipur and head towards Chittorgarh Fort, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of the largest forts in India.
Explore the grandeur of this historical fortress and immerse yourself in its rich history and tales of valor.
Visit the iconic structures within the fort, including the Vijay Stambh (Tower of Victory), Kirti Stambh (Tower of Fame), and the famous Padmini Palace.
Afterward, continue your journey to Bundi, a captivating town known for its ancient palaces, step wells, and traditional Rajasthani architecture.
Upon arrival, check-in at your hotel and take some time to relax. Overnight stay in Bundi.
After a delicious breakfast, embark on a sightseeing tour of Bundi's architectural wonders. Begin your exploration with a visit to the impressive Taragarh Fort,
perched on a hilltop, offering breathtaking panoramic views of the town. Marvel at the intricate carvings, beautiful murals, and ancient cannons within the fort.
Explore the fascinating Bundi Palace, known for its stunning frescoes, ornate balconies, and traditional Rajput architecture.
Next, visit the step wells of Bundi, including the famous Raniji ki Baori/ Nagar Sagar Kund, reflecting the town's rich water heritage.
In the afternoon, take a scenic drive to Garadia Mahadev, a picturesque spot located on the banks of the Chambal River. Admire the natural beauty and serene surroundings as you soak in the tranquility of the place. Capture mesmerizing views of the river and the surrounding hills from the viewpoint. Spend some time in contemplation and immerse yourself in the spiritual ambiance of Garadia Mahadev.
Afterward, return to Bundi and explore more of the town's cultural delights. Immerse yourself in the vibrant local culture as you stroll through the bustling markets, interacting with locals, and shopping for traditional handicrafts and souvenirs.
After a day filled with exploration and cultural experiences, return to your hotel in Bundi for a comfortable overnight stay.
NOTE:-It depends on your departure flight timings from Jaipur in order for you to visit Kishangarh Marble Dumping Yard, also known as Rajasthan Ka Switzerland.Day 12: Bundi- Pushkar- Jaipur departure (330kms/ 06hrs drive)
After breakfast, bid farewell to Bundi and embark on a journey to the sacred town of Pushkar. Explore the holy Pushkar Lake, surrounded by numerous
temples and ghats. Visit the famous Brahma Temple, dedicated to Lord Brahma, one of the few temples in the world dedicated to this deity. Immerse yourself
in the spiritual ambiance of the town and witness the vibrant colors and traditions of Pushkar. Afterward, begin the return journey to Jaipur.
Upon arrival, you will be transferred to your hotel for a comfortable overnight stay.
Departure Location:- Jaipur Internation Airport or Bus Station
Preferred Departure Timing: Considering the 06hrs journey, time in visiting Pushkar Temple, and taking some en-route break(s), depending upon your flight we'll depart from Bundi accordingly for Jaipur departure. Most probably evening departure (after 18:00)
This marks the end of "Rajasthan Heritage Tour in 12 Days by Car and Driver".
The magnificent Amer Fort (or Amber Fort) in Jaipur offers an exciting elephant ride. You can visit Jaipur solely in the form of a Jaipur 01-Day Tour or as part of your Rajasthan Tour in 03/04/05 Days- Rajasthan Short Duration Tours or 06/07/08 Days- Rajasthan Weekly Tours or in 09/10/12/13/15/18 Days- Rajasthan Long Duration Tours.
The famous Karni Mata Temple near Bikaner is dedicated to Karni Mata, an incarnation of Goddess Durga. It's also known as The Rat Temple due to the presence of many rats in the temple, sacred ones so no need to be afraid of them. It's located in Deshnok, near to Bikaner, and is visited mostly when we go to visit Bikaner in our Rajasthan Tour.
The Karni Mata Temple near Bikaner is significant because it is known for its sacred rat population and is believed to offer blessings to devotees. You can visit this sacred temple as a visit to Bikaner in the form of a Rajasthan Tour.
At the Bikaner Camel Breeding Farm or National Research Centre on Camel, you can expect to see various breeds of camels and learn about camel conservation efforts. You can also get to expereince camel ride there.
Jaisalmer is known as the "Golden City" due to its sun-kissed sandstone architecture, which gives the city a golden glow.
The top attractions to visit in Jaisalmer include Jaisalmer Fort, Patwon Ki Haveli, Nathmal Ki Haveli, Salim Singh Ki Haveli, Gadisar Lake, Kuldhara Village, Sam Sand Dunes, and cultural programs showcasing Rajasthani folk music and dance. You can enjoy these expereinces either in a Jaisalmer Day Tour or as a part of your Rajasthan Desert Tour.
Jodhpur is renowned for its majestic Mehrangarh Fort, which sits atop a hill overlooking the city. This impressive fort, built in the 15th century, offers panoramic views of Jodhpur and houses grand palaces, museums, and intricately designed architecture. Exploring Mehrangarh Fort allows visitors to delve into the opulent lifestyle of the past and appreciate the architectural splendor. The fort also houses a museum that showcases an extensive collection of artifacts, including weapons, costumes, and paintings, providing insights into the rich history and cultural heritage of the region. You can visit it in Namaste Holiday's Jodhpur Day Tour Plan or in any of our Rajasthan Tour Packages.
By visiting the Bishnoi Village near Jodhpur, you can gain a unique cultural experience by interacting with the Bishnoi community, learning about their traditions, witnessing traditional crafts, and gaining insights into their way of life.
The Dilwara Jain Temples in Mount Abu are known for their intricate marble carvings and architectural brilliance.
Guru Shikhar is the highest peak in the Aravalli Range, located in Mount Abu.
Chittorgarh Fort, located between Udaipur and Bundi, is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of the largest forts in India. It is renowned for its rich history, tales of valor, and impressive architectural structures. The fort complex houses several iconic structures, including the Vijay Stambh (Tower of Victory), Kirti Stambh (Tower of Fame), and the famous Padmini Palace. Exploring Chittorgarh Fort allows visitors to immerse themselves in the glorious past and witness the grandeur of Rajput architecture.
Chittorgarh Fort holds immense historical and cultural significance and features iconic structures such as the Vijay Stambh, Kirti Stambh, and Padmini Palace.
The City Palace in Udaipur is the largest palace complex in Rajasthan. Located on the banks of Lake Pichola, it Comprises of many sub-attractions like Crystal Gallery, opulent courtyards, palaces, and museums showcasing royal artefacts. Check out Udaipur 01-Day Tour to get to know more about Udaipur attractions and sightseeing.
Both Lake Pichola and Fateh Sagar Lake offer enchanting boat rides in Udaipur.
Sukhadia Circle is a famous food point in Udaipur for lunch or food related activities. You can explore more about Udaipur and other attractions on our Rajashan 01-Day Tours page.
The famous step well in Bundi is called Raniji ki Baori or Nagar Sagar Kund.
Bundi is known for its magnificent architectural wonders. The Taragarh Fort, perched on a hilltop, offers breathtaking panoramic views of the town and showcases intricate carvings, beautiful murals, and ancient cannons. The Bundi Palace, also known as Garh Palace, is famous for its stunning frescoes, ornate balconies, and traditional Rajput architecture. Additionally, Bundi is renowned for its step wells, with Raniji ki Baori (or Nagar Sagar Kund) being a notable example, reflecting the town's rich water heritage with its intricate steps and carvings.
The sacred town of Pushkar can be visited on the way back to Jaipur from Bundi.Pushkar is renowned for its holy Pushkar Lake, which is surrounded by numerous temples and ghats. The Brahma Temple, dedicated to Lord Brahma, is a prominent attraction in Pushkar and is one of the few temples in the world dedicated to this deity.
Garadia Mahadev is a picturesque spot located on the banks of the Chambal River near Bundi. It offers a serene and natural setting, with mesmerizing views of the river and the surrounding hills. Visitors can enjoy the tranquility of the place, capture breathtaking photographs, and take in the spiritual ambiance of Garadia Mahadev.
At Garadia Mahadev near Bundi, you can see mesmerizing views of the Chambal River and surrounding hills.
Minimum is 07 Days/06 Nights and in this duration, you need to take morning arrival around 09:00 AM in order to cover all the prominent attractions of Jaipur in 01 day and then on the next day after covering the left over attractions of Jaipur, we'll head towards Udaipur with Pushkar and Kishangarh as en-route attractions. The remainder of the itinerary remains the same as of 08Days/ 07Nights Jaipur Udaipur Jodhpur Jaisalmer Tour Package i.e the above itinerary in this page.
The prime or the famous Rajasthan covers Jaipur, Udaipur, Jodhpur, and Jaisalmer. So, the mininum
duration to cover any 03 places out of these is 06Days/ 05Nights and the minimum duration to cover all these places is 07 Days/06 Nights.
But, the suggested duration is 08Days/ 07Nights to cover all the famous places/ cities of Rajasthan in a comfortable manner.
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