Historical Palaces and Havelis Tour to India
Duration of Tour : 16 Nights / 17 Days
Destination Covered : Delhi - Mandawa - Bikaner - Jaisalmer - Jodhpur - Jodhpur - Bundi - Udaipur - Pushkar - Jaipur - Agra
Day 01: Arrive Delhi
Day 02: Delhi
Get a grand welcome after your arrival at Delhi International Airport by Erco Travels representative. They will escort you to hotel. Get relax and spend the night at hotel.
Delhi shows a wonderful blend of Mughal's and British cultures which one can easily witness by visiting its historical forts and monuments. Old Delhi region has got a very significant impact of Mughals which tourist can proof by visiting red sandstone Red fort, Purana Quila and Jama Masjid. In the New Delhi region, you can see some beautiful temples like Laxmi Narayan temple and Akshardham temple. Overnight: Hotel
Day 03: Delhi - Mandawa
Your next stop will be Mandawa; sitting on an A.C car you will reach the city. As you reach the city, you will be amazed by watching its beautiful forts and Havelis, which has a great historical importance. The Haveli shows some wonderful artwork and pictures which are depicted on its walls. Some of its famous Haveli are Jhunjhunwala Haveli, Mandawa Fort, Murmuria Haveli, etc. Overnight: Hotel
Day 04: Mandawa - Bikaner
Drive to Nawalgarh; situated at a distance of 37 km from Mandawa. The brilliant paintings and exquisite architecture of its Haveli is world famous. After lunch, drive to Bikaner and check-in at hotel.
Day 05: Bikaner
Bikaner is famous for its spicy snacks called bhujia and its colorful culture. The day tour of Bikaner includes a visit to the Junagarh Fort, Laxmi Niwas Palace, Laxmi Nath Temple and few other historical buildings. Also visit the famous Camel Breeding Farm in Bikaner. Laxmi Niwas Palace shows Indo-Saracenic style which constructed by a British architect. This royal residential palace now has turned into a Luxury hotel. Overnight: Hotel
Day 06: Bikaner - Jaisalmer
After having breakfast, leave for the golden city, Jaisalmer city. Jaisalmer tour is an excellent opportunity to explore the rich architectural splendor and cultural heritage sites of ancient time. Check-in at hotel and spend the night.
Day 07: Jaisalmer
Today, you will move to visit Jaisalmer Fort. The fort is the prominent attraction of the city that bears relics to the unique architectural style; riding on the back of a camel you will reach the fort passing through the Great Thar Desert. To watch the wonderful art and craft of the city, you can visit Manak Chowk and Havelis. The Manak Chowk is renowned for antique jewelries and high decorative leather products. Overnight: At hotel
Day 08: Jaisalmer
After breakfast, get ready to see some other important attractions of the city. Visit the 5-storied Patwon Ki Haveli which is the most elaborate and fascinating mansions of Jaisalmer. Later you can visit Gadsisar Lake; the lake once was the main source of drinking water of the entire city. Overnight: Hotel
Day 09: Jaisalmer - Jodhpur
Early morning, you will leave for Jodhpur city. This is the second largest city in Rajasthan and has a range of historical forts and palaces. At noon, you will reach the city; after arrival you will be transferred to a hotel for rest. After that, if you wish, then you can visit Balsamand Lake. The lake is surrounded by a beautiful garden sitting over there you can watch the panoramic view of the lake. Overnight: Hotel
Day 10: Jodhpur
The city is also called 'Blue City'. Approaching to the massive Mehrangarh fort, you can easily catch the blueness of the city. The fort complex exhibits several beautiful palaces namely Phool Mahal, Sheesh Mahal, Moti Mahal, etc. Later, you will visit Mahamandir temple; the craftsmanship of the sculptors' one cannot stop without admiring it. In the evening, you will Check-in at a western style of living Palace named as Umaid Bhawan Palace which once was the private residencies of royal families. Overnight: at palace
Day 11: Jodhpur - Bundi
After breakfast, continue your forts and Haveli tour in India and leave for Bundi city. After arrival, you will visit the most striking, Taragarh Fort. The fort also offers the panoramic view of the city. Garh Palace is one another important attraction of the city; Rao Balwant Singh was commissioned the palace. Overnight: Hotel
Day 12: Bundi - Udaipur
Drive to Udaipur early in the morning after breakfast. On the way to Udaipur, visit the Chaturmukh temples and the Ranakpur temples. Upon arrival, check in at the hotel and stay in for the night.
Day 13: Udaipur
Udaipur is a famous tourist destination in Rajasthan. The day is reserved for the sightseeing tour of Udaipur, which includes a tour of Pichola Lake and City Palace museum. To explore Pichola Lake widely, you can book a boat to ride across the Lake. On the bank of the lake, there is a beautiful Palace named by City Palace. It shows both Mughal and Rajasthani style of architecture. In the evening, you will roll to the Saheliyon-ki-Bari. Overnight: Hotel
Day 14: Udaipur - Pushkar
Get ready to take a few hours of drive to the most religious city Pushkar. Pushkar fair is the most famous festivals of the state which celebrates the entire citizen of the city gorgeously. Pushkar Lake plays a very significant role during this festival and is considered one of the holiest lakes of the city. The rarest Brahma temple is also situated on the bank of this holy river. Overnight: Hotel
Day 15: Pushkar - Jaipur
The 'Pink City', Jaipur is popularly known for its majestic forts and palaces which reflect the antique history of the city. After arrival, you will be transferred to a hotel to take some rest. After lunch, you will visit the five-storied building, Hawa Mahal; situated in the center of the city. At this Mahal, you can discover multiple numbers of windows. Spend the night at hotel and enjoy delicious Rajasthani cuisines.
Day 16: Jaipur
Jaipur is the second-last stop of the tour. Take the tour of the Amber Fort in the morning while riding an elephant. Then in the afternoon, visit the City Palace, Nawab Sahab Ki Haveli, Jantar Mantar, The Albert Hall Museum and the Palace of Winds. Evening is for shopping at the local markets. Get back to the hotel for the night.
Day 17: Jaipur - Agra
The last stop of this tour is the famous Agra city in Uttar Pradesh. Drive to Agra in the early morning and visit the ghost town of Fatehpur Sikri on your way. Visit the beautiful monument of love called the Taj Mahal on arrival and then check-in at the hotel. Later in the evening, board a flight or train according to the arrangements made. Take with you, tones of happy memories.