10 Days Culture tour itinerary for New Delhi, Jaipur & Agra: Revel In Rajasthani Cultural Heritage Sites
New Delhi, Jaipur, Agra
Witness the vibrancy of Rajasthan, India’s cultural capital. The vivacious people of Jaipur, the architectural beauty of Jodhpur and the calm lake city of Udaipur are just a few highlights that Rajasthan, has to offer. But first, you will immerse in country histories at India's capital city.
Delhi (Delhi arrivals made easy)
It's possible that arrival to the riotous sights and sounds of Delhi could be a confusing experience. Fear not! Your trusty driver will meet you as soon as you land, and make your hotel transfer a happily pain-free experience. This will make it ridiculously easy to relax, and allow you a particularly deep sleep in your luxurious hotel bed.
Delhi (All of Delhi: Old and New)
After breakfast, get a feel for the nation's capital on a combined city tour of Old & New Delhi. Visit Qutab Minar, Humayun's tomb; Lakshminarayan Temple, a modern Hindu Temple; Parliament House and Connaught Place, New Delhi's premium shopping center.
Then the Red Fort (Out Side), Jama Masjid, one of the largest mosques in India; and Raj Ghat and Shanti Vana, the cremation sites of Mahatma Gandhi and Jawaharlal Nehru. Then, it's back to relax back at your hotel after this day's whirlwind tour.
Delhi - Agra (Agra-cadabra! Fort and Taj Mahal) ((210 Kms/4 hrs))
After breakfast, drive to Agra. Reach Agra and check in at the hotel here. Later, visit the Red Fort, which was built by Emperor Akbar in 1565. It contains the hall of public and private audiences among many other beautiful structures; Itmad-ud-daulah, which was constructed by Nur Jahan between 1622 and 1628.
In the evening, witness the magnificent beauty of the Taj Mahal at sunset. Return and stay overnight at the hotel.
Agra - Jaipur (An Ancient Emperor's Ghost City) (258 Kms/6 hrs)
Today drive to Jaipur, the Pink City, founded in 1727 by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh, the ruler of Amber. En-route visit Fatehpur Sikri, also known as the “Ghost City”. Its gate, Bulund Darwaza, the largest gateway in the world is the main attraction of the town. Fatehpur Sikri built by Emperor Akbar in 1569, was the old capital of the Moghuls,
Continue with drive to Jaipur, and upon arrival, check in at the hotel here.
Jaipur (Jaipur, Amber Fort and a decorated elephant)
Begin with morning visits to the fabled Amber Palace. It is situated at the top of the hill overlooking the city. The Palace is laid out at different levels on the hillside and surrounded by a fortress. A ride on a decorated elephant to ascend the hill to the Palace is a thrilling experience for every visitor.
Continue with afternoon sightseeing tour of Jaipur city by visiting the Maharaja’s City Palace, the Observatory, and the impressive Palace of Winds with the intricate facade carved out of pink sandstone.
Jaipur - Jodhpur (335 kms/5.5 hrs)
In the morning, drive to Jodhpur, where you will check into your hotel. Once settled in, you will embark on an evening heritage walk around the beautiful streets of this ancient town.
In the evening you will be free to relax after your travels or explore some more on your own.
Jodhpur (Jodhpur - Impressive and Majestic)
Do a guided sightseeing of the Umaid Bhawan. The Maharaja of Jodhpur had constructed this palace to provide employment to his famine struck population.
Then see the Jaswant Thada. Built-in 1899 AD, this cluster of white marble royal cenotaphs acts as a giant memoir of Maharaja Jaswant Singh II.
Next see the Mehrangarh Fort. This fort is the most impressive structure atop a 125-meter high hill. The Moti Mahal, the Sheesh Mahal, the Phool Mahal, the Sileh Khana and the Daulat Khana are the other grand structures within the fort.
Jodhpur - Udaipur (Temple-as-art, and booming Udaipur) (250 kms/ 4.5 hrs)
After breakfast, drive to Udaipur en-route Ranakpur. Ranakpur is an imposing Jain Temple nestled in a remote valley of the beautiful Ravalli mountain range just northwest of Udaipur. Udaipur setting couldn't be much more incredible, surrounded as it is by ancient mountains and situated on the edge of three lakes. It's a beautiful old city with narrow lanes flanked by bright stalls, gardens, lakes, palaces, and temples meandering through it.
Udaipur (Udaipur's Garden of Maidens)
Enjoy a sumptuous breakfast, and then visit the City Palace, Sahelion-Ki-Bari, or the "Garden of the Maidens of Honour" and also the Gulab Niwas Garden. The former was designed and laid out early in the eighteenth century as a retreat for ladies of the royal household to spend their time at leisure. The lotus pool, fountains, lawns, flowerbeds, and marble pavilions all combine to make it a captivating location.
In the evening, enjoy a relaxed boat ride on Lake Pichola.
Udaipur - Delhi (Eklingji temple: kind of a big deal)
After breakfast, it's time to visit the Eklingji temple and Nagda. The temple was built in AD 734 . Nagda was the ancient capital of Mewar and is kind of a big deal, too in this region. Find out the reason for the same!
In the afternoon, it will be time to say goodbye to Udaipur, as now you will take a flight back to Delhi. Come back soon!
9 nights accommodation.
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It is a customizable tour. This is a Standard level tour package i.e. 3 stars category. It also can be customized as a comfort package i.e. 4 stars category and luxury package or 5 stars category according to traveler's choice.
New Delhi, Jaipur, Agra
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