Rajasthan Majestic Tour
Duration : 09 Nights / 10 Days
Destinations Covered : Delhi - Agra - Samode - Jaipur - Udaipur - Delhi
Day 01 : Aboard - Delhi
On arrival at New Delhi International airport Travel Ranzer representatives will greet you and assist you to transfer to the hotel. Overnight at hotel.
Day 02 : Delhi
In the morning enjoy the sightseeing tour of Old Delhi-former centre of Moghul Power.The old city covers ancient monuments, narrow streets and bustling bazaars the vast Red Fort, built in 1648, the Jama Masjid, the greatest mosque in India and completed in 1658 by Shah Jahan who also built the Taj Mahal, and the Raj Ghat, the simple memorial to Mahatma Gandhi.Afternoon sightseeing tour of New Delhi.New Delhi - drive past the stately government buildings of the British Era designed by Lutyens, including the India Gate & the President Palace. Continue onto the beautiful Humayuns tomb & predecessor of the world famous Taj Mahal. End of the tour at the towering minaret of Qutab Minar.Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 03 : Delhi - Agra
After a leisurely breakfast straight drive to Agra (203 kms / 4 hours). On arrival Travel Ranzer representative will assist you to check in at hotel. Late afternoon visit The Taj Mahal-white marble memorial built by Shah Jahan for his beautiful wife... Little needs to be said about this architectural wonder which is always the soul raison-de-etre for every tourist's visit to Agra. This love monument took 22 years to be completed and was designed and planned by Persian architect Ustad Isa. Apart from it's stunning design balance and perfect symmetry, the Taj is also noted particularly for its elegant domes, intricately carved screens and some of the best inlay work ever seen. The guest will stay at the Taj Mahal till sunset to see this true wonder of the world in gentle midnight moonlight. Overnight stay in comfort will be at hotel.
Day 04 : Agra - Samode
After hearty breakfast visit the Red Fort. The Red Fort - lies on the bend of the river Yamuna, almost in the heart of the town. Akbar built it as his citadel over the years 1563-73 in the finest architectural style. It has imposing gates and walls of red sandstone and a moat. Then drive to Samode enroute visit Fatehpur Sikri. Fatehpur Sikri - drive to the impressive sandstone fortress of Fatehpur Sikri. The fort was built in the 16th century and only occupied for a few years before being abandoned, leaving the buildings in virtually perfect conditions. Continue drive to Samode Upon arrival Travel Ranzer representatives will assist you to check in at the hotel.
Samode - the small principality of Samode lies 50 kms northwest of the city of Jaipur and dates back to the 16th Century. The 7th ruler of Amber, the ancient capital of the Rajput Empire, had twelve sons, one of whom was awarded the feudatory seat of Samode for his gallantry and outstanding service. The construction of the fort began 400 years ago and each successive ruler added to the fort and the palace. Samode Palace (It has now been turned into the heritage hotel) - The comfortable palace is today full of architectural delights with stately corridors, frescoed walls ethereal audience halls, harmoniously reflecting the skill of master craftsmen. An evening at Samode is a magical experience of former princely India and part of an ongoing tradition.
Day 05 : Samode - Jaipur
Morning proceed to wonder in to the surroundings of Samode villages. Later drive to Jaipur. At afternoon enjoy the city tour of Jaipur. Tour of the Pink City - Surrounded on three sides by the rugged Aravali hills, Jaipur is the picturesque capital of Rajasthan. It takes its name from the prince, soldier and astronomer Jai Singh II who moved his capital here in 1727. Jaipur is notable for its distinctive pink-orange coloring. The whole of the old city, including many fine & splendid palaces and buildings, was constructed from solid blocks of Sandstone or faced with the same stone. But it was only in 1853 that it gained its famous title, the "Pink City"- it was painted pink for the first time in honour of a visit from Prince Albert. The city tour also cover the sights the 'Hawa Mahal' , the open air Jantar Mantar Observatory to see the vast astronomical instruments. Enjoy a stroll through the colorful bazaar before returning to the hotel. Overnight stay in comfort at the hotel.
Day 06 : Jaipur
After breakfast tour of the Amber Fort. Tour of the impressive Amber Fort, situated on a ridge just outside Jaipur City. At the foot of the hill you will mount your caparisoned elephant for the slow but steady climb up to the main gate, making your entrance in the time honoured fashion. The Fort, completed in the early 18th century, took over 100 years to build and now, although deserted, offers a fascinating insight into the lifestyle of the Moghul ruling families. Rest of the day free for shopping and other leisure activities. Overnight stay in comfort at hotel.
Day 07 : Jaipur - Udaipur
Morning proceed to transfer to the Airport for flight Jaipur/Udaipur. Upon arrival at Udaipur, the guests will be met & assisted by Travel Ranzer representatives and transferred to hotel. Late afternoon enjoy a boat cruise on Lake Pichola at sunset visiting the Jagmandir Island - in the middle of the romantic Lake Pichola. It commands a magnificent view of the City Palace, Lake Palace and Sajjangarh Fort, on its own island, and it is where Prince Khurram was given refuge in the 17th century. Overnight stay in comfort at hotel.
Day 08 : Udaipur
Morning proceed to city tour of Udaipur. City tour of Udaipur - the romantic Lake City in Southern Rajasthan, famous for the stunning white marble Palace built on an island in the Lake Pichola. It was the former Palace of the Maharana and now turned in to one of the most glamorous hotels in India. The tour covers the magnificent City Palace, the Jagdish temple, and a drive around the other nearby lakes. Then continue on to the Garden of Maidens "Sahelion-ki-bari' and the Folk Art Museum & paintings. Afternoon free for own activities and to enjoy the facilities at the hotel. Overnight stay in comfort at hotel.
Day 09 : Udaipur - Delhi
Morning proceed to transfer from the hotel to the airport for fight Udaipur/Delhi. Upon arrival the guest will be met & assisted by Travel Ranzer representatives and transferred to the hotel. Overnight stay in comfort at hotel.
Day 10 : Delhi
Abroad Morning proceeds to transfer from the hotel to the airport for flight back to home destination.