Itinerary + Map

DAY 1 Delhi
Welcome to India! Get ready to see all the highlights of Rajasthan with some great authentic experiences mixed in along the way with local people in remote villages .Your tour commences with an arrival transfer to your hotel in vibrant Delhi. Tonight, explore the capital as you wish.
Stay at:
The Royal Plaza (4 star) or The Metropolitan (5 star)

DAY 2 Delhi
Your full day sightseeing of Old and New Delhi begins with a rickshaw ride through the colourful laneways of Chandni Chowk Market followed by a visit to Jama Masjid, one of the largest mosques in India. Take a photo stop at the Red Fort, then visit Raj Ghat, a memorial dedicated to Gandhi. Later drive along the broad Rajpath, past the India Gate and Parliament House followed by a visit to the splendid Tomb of Humayun, built in memory of Emperor Humayun, and Qutub Minar, the soaring 73 metre high tower. B

DAY 3 Delhi – Agra
Your journey today takes you to one of the Seven Wonders of the World, the Taj Mahal, and the symbol of eternal love of an emperor for his favourite queen. After being mesmerised by its beauty your afternoon continues to Agra Fort also known as Red Fort. B
Stay at:
Ramada Hotel (4 star) or Trident Agra (5 star)

DAY 4 Agra – Fatehpur Sikri – Kalakho
Today begins with an early morning drive to Kalakho via Fatehpur Sikri, where you have the opportunity to look around this perfectly preserved abandoned city. Later arrive in Kalakho to experience a perfect organic retreat located in the rustic countryside surrounded by farmland. Take a jeep ride to the nearby village where you can see first-hand the everyday life of a village tribe. B
Stay at:
Umaid Lake Palace (rural stay)

DAY 5 Kalakho – Jaipur
After breakfast your tour continues to Jaipur, the vibrant capital of Rajasthan also known as ‘The Pink City’. Visit a local home where you will have a lesson on Indian cooking and savour a delicious dinner. BD
Stay at:
Lemon Tree Premier (4 star) or Trident Jaipur (5 star)

DAY 6 Jaipur

Today’s full day sightseeing tour takes you to Amber Fort, a classic romantic Rajasthani Fort-Palace, which stands tall over looking the Pink City. Ascend by jeep to reach the inner citadel, where you will find an extensive palace complex, including the magnificent Chamber of a Thousand Mirrors. This afternoon visits the Maharaja’s City Palace and Jantar Mantar. Lastly, take a photo stop at Hawa Mahal, also known as The Palace of Winds. B

DAY 7 Jaipur – Nimaj
Travel to the nearby village of Nimaj, a tranquil hideaway in the heart of the Aravalli Hills. Check in to the charming Hotel Nimaj (Heritage plus), one of the oldest heritage properties in India. Enjoy an evening walk to nearby villages. B
Stay at:
Hotel Nimaj (Heritage)

DAY 8 Nimaj – Jodhpur
Your tour continues to Jodhpur. On arrival, settle in to your hotel before departing on an excursion by jeep to the nearby Bishnoi Village. B
Stay at:
Indana Palace (4 star) or Fairfield by Marriott (5 star)

DAY 9 Jodhpur
Depart early this morning for an excursion to Mehrangarh Fort, one of the most impressive structures in Rajasthan. Inside its boundaries are numerous palaces known for their intricate carvings and expansive courtyards. The Chambers of Moti Mahal is a real highlight, with its coloured windows and decorated ceilings adorned with gold leaf; it’s not to be missed. Later, visit the Jaswant Thada and the Clock Tower market. Enjoy dinner tonight at Pal Haveli rooftop restaurant. BD

DAY 10 Jodhpur – Deogarh
Continue your journey to Deogarh, situated in the Aravalli Ranges. Later this afternoon enjoy a ‘Rural Ramble’ jeep drive into the countryside to visit small villages and take a closer look at rural life. End your day lakeside with great views and a steaming cup of tea. B
Stay at:
Deogarh Mahal (Heritage)

DAY 11 Deogarh
Experience the surrounding landscape on a local train ride to the village of Phulad. Discover rugged, yet stunning views with an “in the middle of nowhere” feeling to it. This evening take a jeep ride to Deogarh village for a special dinner at Fort Seengh Sagar, an awe-inspiring island fortress sitting in the middle of a lake. BD

DAY 12 Deogarh – Ranakpur – Udaipur
Today leave for Udaipur, stopping en route to visit the Ranakpur Temples. These Jain temples are a rare sight and known for their unique beauty. Afterwards continue to the ‘City of Lakes’, beautifully set up amidst the Aravalli Hills. B
Saty at:
Ramada Resort (4 star) or Trident Udaipur (5 star)

DAY 13 Udaipur
Today’s full day guided city tour visits the impressive City Palace, the stunning Saheliyon-Ki-Bari gardens, Fateh Sagar Lake, and Shilpgram rural arts and crafts complex. In the afternoon wander through the traditional markets leading to the Jagdish Temple. Later in the evening enjoy a boat ride down Lake Pichola. B

DAY 14 Udaipur
Your tour concludes after breakfast with a transfer to the airport for your onward journey. B

  • Visit Bishnoi Villages on the outskirts of Jodpur
  • Experience a rural train journey from Deogarh to Phulad
  • Take a ‘Rural Ramble’ jeep ride to small villages around Deogarh
  • Have a meal with locals in a family home in Jaipur
  • 13 nights hotel accommodation in your selected category
  • English-speaking local guides
  • Transportation by air-conditioned vehicle
  • Entrance fees
  • Arrival and departure transfers
  • 13 breakfasts
  • 3 dinners (including one cooking demonstration)

Excursions

  • See all the major sights on guided tours of Delhi, Agra, Jaipur, Jodhpur, Deogarh and Udaipur
  • Take a rickshaw ride through Old Delhi
  • Cruise down Lake Pichola in Udaipur
  • Visit Fatehpur Sikri and Ranakpur Temples

Pricing

Departures daily.
Prices are per person in Australian Dollars (AUD)
 
 
29 Nov 2020 - 19 Dec 2020
20 Dec 2020 - 10 Jan 2021
11 Jan 2021 - 15 Apr 2021
16 Apr 2021 - 30 Sep 2021
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Prices per adult in Australian Dollars (AUD)
N/A$3,955$3,830
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Triple and single room rates are available. Please contact us for details.

Travel Vouchers can be applied to additional, pre-booked Beyond Travel services that are featured in any of our 2020-21 brochures. Vouchers expire 31 December 2021 (services must be booked and any outstanding payments made by this date), are not combinable with any other offer, are invalid if the tour for which it was issued is cancelled, and have no cash value. Refunds can not be issued on unused amounts.