rajasthan village tour
Duration:14 Nights / 15 Days
Destinations Covered:Delhi – Mandawa – Bikaner – Gajner – Khuri – Luni – Jodhpur – Narlai - Ranakpur – Kumbhalgarh – Udaipur – Chittorgarh – Bijaipur – Bundi – Samode – Jaipur – Delhi
It is well said that India lives in villages. If you want to get close to the Indian lifestyle, you must visit the Indian villages. To make this happen for you, we present you the Rajasthan Village Tour which will take you to the villager’s life of Rajasthan. Spend 15 days and 14 nights in the fragrance of Rajasthani village’s sand.
Day 1 – Delhi Arrival:
Upon arrival at Delhi airport, our representative will welcome you there and will take you to a pre-booked hotel. Here, our representative will explain about your journey and will complete other formalities. Overnight stay in the hotel in Delhi.
Day 2 – Delhi Sightseeing:
After a health breakfast, start exploring the lively city of Delhi. You can explore various heritage sites of Delhi including Laxmi Narayan Temple, India Gate, Parliament House, Lotus Temple, Humayun’s Tomb, Qutab Minar, Jama Masjid, Red Fort, Raj Ghat etc. In evening, enjoy light & sound show at Red Fort. Return to the hotel for overnight stay.
Day 3 – Delhi to Mandawa:
After having your breakfast, leave for Mandawa – a historical city located in Rajasthan. Mandawa is popular for its decorated doorways adorned with murals and frescoes. Upon your arrival, check into your hotel and rest for some time. Later, start exploring the town and start with Mandawa Fort. In evening, return to your hotel for a comfortable night stay.
Day 4 – Mandawa to Gajner via Bikaner:
Proceed towards Gajner and Enroute visit Bikaner. There are some places worth watching in Bikaner such as Junagarh Fort and Camel Breeding Farm. Also visit Lalgarh Fort located nearby. Keep driving towards Gajner and check into your hotel after reaching there. Overnight stay in Gajner.
Day 5 – Gajner to Khuri:
Early morning, start exploring Gajner. The town is popular for the Gajner Fort and Gajner Wildlife Reserve. Later drive towards Khuri which is a sand village located in Jaisalmer. The village is popular for its sand dunes. You may enjoy campfire, camel ride and folk performances here. Overnight stay in a resort in Khuri.
Day 6 –
Spend your entire day exploring the attractions of Khuri. Enjoy a camel ride in Khuri Sand Dunes and enjoy cultural programs in evening with dinner. Overnight stay is at Khuri desert.
Day 7 – Khuri to Luni:
Next destination in Rajasthan Village Tour is Luni Village, mainly popular for Fort Chanwa. The fort is made of red stone bought from Jodhpur. There are various patios, pavilions, channels, friezes and casements inside the fort. Due to its red colour, the fort looks stunning in moon light. Upon your arrival at Luni, check into your hotel. Spend your day visiting the Fort Chanwa and other attractions of the village. Overnight stay in Luni.
Day 8 – Luni to Jodhpur:
After having your breakfast, drive for Jodhpur. Jodhpur is the second largest city in Rajasthan located in Thar Desert. After reaching Jodhpur, check into your hotel. Later visit the Mehrangarh Fort, a massive fort constructed in year 1459. The fort houses various paintings & crib rooms and ethnic clothes etc. After that, visit Jaswant Thada, constructed by Maharaja Jaswant Singh II in 1899. Next destination is Umaid Bhawan Palace which is quite popular for its architecture. One part of the museum is preserved as a museum and another one is used as a heritage hotel. Return to your hotel in evening and rest for the night.
Day 9 – Jodhpur to Ranakpur via Narlai:
After breakfast, drive towards Ranakpur and Enroute visit Narlai. The village is popular for its completely innovative kingdom. You will discover the Rawla Narlai citadel in this village. Keep driving towards Ranakpur and visit Ranakpur Jain Temple. The temple is dedicated to first Tirthankara of Jain Sect. The temple has 29 halls standing on 1444 pillars and each pillar has different carvings. No two pillars are same. Check into your hotel for overnight stay.
Day 10 – Ranakpur to Udaipur via Kumbhalgarh:
After your early morning breakfast, drive towards Udaipur – the City of Lakes. Enroute visit Kumbhalgarh which is globally popular for its massive fort. This fort is considered to be the strongest fort in Rajasthan. After that, continue driving towards Udaipur and check into your hotel upon arrival. Later visit City Palace which is a museum and houses various belongings to the erstwhile rulers. Enjoy a boat ride on Lake Pichola. Other attractions in the city are Saheliyon Ki Bari and puppet show at Bharatiya Lok Kala Kendra. Overnight stay is at a hotel in Udaipur.
Day 11 – Udaipur to Bijaipur via Chittorgarh:
Have a lavish breakfast in morning and drive towards Bijapur. Enroute visit Chittorgarh – the pride of Rajasthan. The Chittorgarh Fort showcases the courage and love of Rajput rulers. There are two main entrances to the fort, namely the Ram Pol and Suraj Pol. Continue your journey towards Bijaipur and check into your hotel for some relax. Later visit the main attraction of Bijaipur – the Bijaipur Castle which is a 16th century citadel offering the real colors of Rajput lifestyle. The castle is now turned into a heritage hotel. Return to your hotel in evening for an overnight stay.
Day 12 – Bijaipur to Bundi:
Next destination in your Rajasthan Village Tour is Bundi – a small scenic town. Head towards the Taragarh Fort which is an architectural masterpiece. Later visit Chatrasagar, an enthralling depiction of balcony. The multicolored paintings on the walls will surely catch your eyes. These paintings depict the artwork from Ragmala and Rasleela – the stories of Lord Krishna and Radha. Next destination is Sukh Mahal. In evening, return your hotel for a comfortable night stay.
Day 13 – Bundi to Samod:
Early morning, leave for Samod and check into your hotel. Samod is a beautiful village located amidst the Aravali Hills. There are many citadel, palaces, havelis and chronological tombstones located in the village. You will also see the traditional culture of Rajasthan in this village. Overnight stay is at hotel.
Day 14 – Samod to Jaipur:
After your breakfast, drive towards Pink City and visit Amber Fort, located 11km from Jaipur. Enjoy elephant ride here. Later visit other attractions of the city including City Palace Museum, Govind Dev Ji Temple, Jantar Mantar Observatory, Hawa Mahal etc. You may also shop for some handicrafts and jewellery in this city. Overnight stay is at a hotel in Jaipur.
Day 15 – Jaipur to Delhi:
The Rajasthan Village Tour ends here. Our representative will drop you to the Delhi airport for your flight.