The thinking that Rajasthan is an old desert land needs to change. The Wildlife National Parks in Rajasthan offer a fascinating diversity of terrain, flora and fauna. Each national parks and sanctuaries houses a large variety of animal from majestic tigers, leopards and other wildlife and a rich variety of exotic and colourful bird life. Some of them are rare while some endangered.
Day 01: Delhi – Jaipur
Today you arrive at Delhi, the capital of India. Upon your arrival you are greeted by our local representative and are driven by an airconditioned car to the Pink City – Jaipur (approx 267 Kms / 7H 13M) in an air conditioned car. Check in at the hotel in Jaipur. Rest and refresh.
Day 02: Jaipur
After Breakfast you visit the City Palace in the afternoon, which is still the formal residence of the royal family. You also visit Jantar Mantar, a stone observatory, which is the largest of Jai Singh’s five remarkable observatories. Then proceed to Hawa Mahal. The splendid Rajputana architecture, still speaks the glory of the royal family. Rest of the day is at leisure.
Day 03: Jaipur
After breakfast you are driven by car to Amber Fort (approx 12.29 kms / 40M). The solemn dignity of its red sandstone and white marble pavilions, when reflected in the lake at the foot hill, is a sight to behold. Also visit the Jaigarh Fort, which is on top of the hill, while Amber Fort is at the bottom. The highlight of this Fort is the massive cannon by the name of “Jaivan”. Jaivan, the cannon, is believed to be the largest cannon in the World. Later you are driven back to the city. In the evening enjoy time shopping around the local Bazaar as Jaipur is famous for its handicrafts and precious and semiprecious stones.
Day 04: Jaipur – Bharatpur
In the morning after breakfast you are driven by car to to Bharatpur (approx 183.42 kms / 5H 11M). Upon arrival check in at the hotel.
Day 05: Bharatpur
Today morning after breakfast you will visit the Keoladeo Ghana National Park formerly known as the Bharatpur Bird Sanctuary. One of the finest bird parks in the world, it is a reserve that offers protection to other fauna as well. Nesting indigenous water-birds as well as migratory water birds and waterside birds, this sanctuary is also inhabited by Sambar, Chital (deer), Nilgai (antelope) and The Wild Boar. In the afternoon visit Lohagarh Fort – built in the early 18th century by Maharaja Suraj Mal – the founder of Bharatpur.
Day 06: Bharatpur – Sawai Madhopur
In the morning after breakfast you are driven by car to Sawai Madhopur (approx 229.45 kms / 7H 23M). Upon arrival check in at the hotel. Rest of the day is at leisure.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
Day 07: Sawai Madhopur
Today morning after breakfast you visit the famous Ranthambore Tiger Reserve. Enjoy spotting the Royal Bengal Tiger in all its jungle glory besides enjoying great views of the Aravalli ranges and the rivers that flow through the area. Ranthambore is also home to many species of birds, animals and crocodiles. Also visit the Ranthambore Fort. This fort stands majestically atop a hill overlooking the entire park.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
Day 08: Sawai Madhopur – Udaipur
In the morning after early breakfast you are driven by car to Udaipur (approx 418.37kms / 12H 10M). Upon arrival check-in at the hotel. Rest and refresh.
Day 09: Udaipur
In the morning after breakfast you are driven to City Palace, located peacefully on the banks of Lake Pichola. It is distinguished as the largest palace complex in Rajasthan. Also enjoy the sight of Udaipur Lake Palace, one of the most romantic places on this earth. The Palace situated amidst the scenic Pichola Lake offers a heavenly view to the onlooker. Then you proceed to Jagdish Temple. This three-storied temple is a wonder of architecture that comprises beautifully carved pillars, decorated ceilings, painted walls and lush halls. Later you visit Saheliyon Ki Bari – one the most beautiful gardens famous for its lush green lawns, marble art and fountains.
Day 10: Udaipur
In the morning after breakfast you are driven by car to Bharatiya Lok Kala Mandir – home to an attractive collection of folk dresses, puppets, ornaments, dolls, masks, folk musical instruments, folk deities and paintings. Also visit Sajjangarh, known as the Monsoon Palace, it offers an unrivalled view of the city’s lakes, palaces and the surrounding countryside. Also visit Bada Mahal which when translated means Large Palace. This 17th century structure is also a garden palace that was built on a 90 feet natural rock formation.In the evening you have time to visit th elocal markets for shopping and individual activities.
Day 11: Udaipur
In the morning after breakfast you are driven by car to the Airport for your flight back home with beautiful memories of your holiday.