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Pushkar fair with rajasthan tour

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Tour starting from US$ 1050 per person

Day 01 Arrive Delhi
Meeting and greetings on arrival at Delhi's international airport and transfer to the hotel for overnight stay.

Day 02 - At Delhi
Morning after breakfast combined tour of Old and New Delhi.
Old Delhi visiting Red Fort built of red sand stone extend for 2 km and vary in height between 18m on the river side and 33m on the city side. Emperor Shah Jahan started constructing this massive Fort fort in 1638 and completed in 1648. Mughal's did not spent much of time in Delhi, it was Aurangzeb who was first and last ruler. Jama Masjid- built between 1644 and 1658 by Shah Jahan is largest mosque built by Shah Jahan. Chandni Chowk - main street of Old Delhi - the colourful market opposite the Red Fort and Later visit Raj Ghat - the cremation site of Mahatma Gandhi after his assassination in 1948.

New Delhi visiting Qutab Minar 243 feet high tower built as Tower of Victory in 12th century. Also visit the Tomb of Mughal Emperor Humayun. An excellent example of Mughal Architecture Built in the mid-16th century by Haji Begum - the Persian-born senior wife of Emperor Humayun, who was the second Mughal emperor. Tomb was refined over the years to the magnificent Taj Mahal around 200 kms away from Delhi in Agra. Drive past India Gate (War Memorial), President's House, which was once the Viceroy's Palace, Parliament House and Secretariat buildings.
Overnight at the hotel.


Day 03 : Delhi Mandawa (275 kms - 6 hours)
Morning after buffet breakfast at the hotel checkout and proceed to Mukundgarh by car Enroute visiting Mandawa and Dundlod,. Afternoon visit Havelis of beautiful frescoes. While touring this town a painted arched gateway adorned with Lord Krishna and his cows leads to the bustling bazaar. Overnight at the hotel.

Day 04 : Mandawa Bikaner (185 kms - 4 hours)
After breakfast at the hotel drive to Bikaner and check in at Hotel on arrival. Afternoon commence sight seeing tour of Bikaner covering Junagarh Fort built between 1588 and 1593 by Raja Rai Singh, Bandh Sagar Temple The 16th century Jain temple, Camel Breeding Farm a unique experience where you can ride on a camel & have perhaps the first taste of camel's milk. Evening visit to Deshnok Rat Temple around 30 kms away from Bikaner, here you will see thousands of rats roaming in the temple complex and are held sacred.
Overnight at hotel

Day 05 Bikaner / Proceed to Jaisalmer by car
Afternoon breakfast at the hotel drive to Jaisalmer and check into the hotel on arrival. Rest of the time is free to relax. Overnight at Hotel.

Day 06 Jaisalmer / leave by car for Sam Sand Dunes
Morning after breakfast tour of Jaisalmer city visiting The Golden Fort of 99 Bastions, Manek Chowk, Patwon Ki Haveli and Salim Singh Haveli (the old Mansions with lattice work done on the walls).

Afternoon proceed to Sam Sand Dunes (1 hour drive). Check in at tented camp on arrival. Evening enjoy short Camel ride through the deserts and see beautiful Sunset view. Buffet dinner at the camp. Your evening will be entertained with folk dances, puppet show and music by the camp fire.
Overnight at the camp.

Day 07 - Sam Sand Dunes / Jodhpur
Morning after breakfast at the camp leave for Jodhpur (6/7 hours). Check into the hotel on arrival. Afternoon tour of Jodhpur which will include a visit to the Mehrangarh Fort set on the top of the hill, Jaswanth Thada and a visit to the local market. Overnight at the hotel.

Day 08 - Jodhpur / Ranakpur / Udaipur
Morning after breakfast drive to Udaipur enroute visit Jain Temple Complex at Ranakpur. Arrive Udaipur and check into the hotel. Evening enjoy boat ride at Lake Pichola. Overnight at the hotel.

Day 09 - At Udaipur
Morning after breakfast tour of Udaipur city visiting magnificent City Palace, the Jagdish temple, Sahaliyon ki Bari (the pleasure gardens) and a drive around the other nearby lakes. Afternoon free for self exploration. Overnight at the hotel.
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Day 10 - Udaipur to Pushkar
Morning after breakfast at the hotel travel to Pushkar and check in at HOTEL Tented camp on arrival. Afternoon visit to the Cattle fair ground to witness live trading of cattles. Lunch, Dinner and overnight at the camp.

Pushkar : the holy lake of Pushkar is believed to have been created by Lord Brahma himself. It is one of the important holi place for Hindus like Benaras or Puri and it is believed by Hindus that it is important to visit Pushkar atleast once in lifetime. Visit to Pushkar is not complete without a dip in holy Pushkar lake. Pushkar has around 400 temples and 52 ghats and the only Brahma temple in India that is worshiped.
Pushkar is also a venue for one of the country's most colorful cattle fairs.

Day 11 At Pushkar
Morning after breakfast at the hotel visit Holy Lake, Brahma Temple and the town. Afternoon explore more of Cattle fair and see the local life from close. Meals and overnight at the Swiss Cottages Tented camp.

Day 12 Pushkar to Jaipur
Morning time free in Pushkar for self exploration. Afternoon drive to Jaipur and check into the hotel for overnight stay.

Day 13 - At Jaipur
Morning after breakfast visit Hawa Mahal, Amber Fort where you will enjoy an Elephant ride.
Afternoon tour of Jaipur City including Maharaja's City Palace, City Palace Museum and Jantar Mantar. Overnight at the hotel.

Day 14 - Jaipur to Agra - Drive - 5 hours - Taj Mahal remain closed on Friday
Morning drive to Agra enroute visiting Fatehpur Sikri. Check in at the HOTEL. Afternoon visit Agra city including Taj Mahal.

Afternoon tour of world famous Taj Mahal built by Emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his second wife, Mumtaz Mahal, wjp died in childbirth in 1631 left the Emperor so heartbroken that his hair is said to have turned gray overnight. Construction of the Taj, begun in the same year, was not completed until 1653. In total 20,000 people from India and Central Asia worked on the building. The Taj Mahal is like a silent rhapsody that you will carry in your heart. Also visit Agra Fort, constructed by Emperor Akbar in 1695 on the banks of the Yamuna River. Initially the fort was a military structure, but during Shah Jahan's reign it had partially become a palace.
Overnight at the hotel.

Day 15 - Agra / Delhi
Morning optional visit to the Taj Mahal at Sunrise. Later after relaxed breakfast drive to Delhi Check into the hotel on arrival. Rest of the day free for independent activities / last minute shopping or relax.
Overnight at the hotel.

Day 16 - Depart
Transfer to the Airport in time to board homebound flight.

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