Rajasthan, a mystifying talisman of spectacular beauty ranging from the extremes of never ending sand dunes to the fathomless lakes of Udaipur. From savage-looking hill Forts of Jodhpur, to exquisitely painted palaces. From featureless deserts of Jaisalmer to carefully ordered grid-planned cities like Jaipur. This is Rajasthan. The very best of it.
Arrival at Udaipur:Arrival at Udaipur airport / railway station and transfer to Hotel and chech-in, in Hotel Kajri Udaipur. Night Stay at Hotel Kajri.
Udaipur:After Break fast drive to Morning, sightseeing tour Udaipur, Stopping first at City palace, here you will marvel at room with mirrored walls & ivory doors, colored glass windows & inlaid marble balconies: and the peacock courtyard also, visit the lovely sahelion-ki-bari gardens: the Jagdish temple and the local folk museum. Afternoon, excursion to Haldighati, Nathdwara & Eklingji. Night Stay at Hotel Kajri.
Udaipur - Chittor:After Break fast drive to Chittor, continue your drive & check in at Hotel Panna, Chittorh. Afternoon visit to chittorgarh fort. The famous & glorious fort and victory tower situated at the height of 1338 ft. Night Stay at Hotel Panna.
Chittor - Kota:After Break fast drive to Kota; continue your drive to kota and upon arrival check in at Hotel Chambal, Kota. Afternoon visit Bundi; Bundi – 36 km from Kota is a tiny picturesque town, Bundi situated in an unexplored region with rich historical wealth. Once a part of Kota, it was ruled by the Hada Chauhans- an offshoot of the famous Chauhans clan which once ruled Delhi and Ajmer. In 1193 A.D. When Prithviraj Chauhans was defeated by sultan Mohammed Ghauri, some Chauhans noble’s took shelter in Mewar and became allies to the Rana while other young warriors move towards the Chambal valley and overpowered the meena and bhil tribal's-thus establishing their own kingdom of Hadoti. Later, two branches of Hadas formed two separates states of Kota and Bundi, on either side of the river Chambal. Bundi is surrounded by the Aravali hills on the three sides and is circumscribed by a massive wall with four gateways. The Taragarh fort overlooks the garh palace, creating one of the most romantic sights of Rajasthan. Interesting monuments including impressive medieval forts, palaces, Havelis, temples with beautiful stone idols and chattris with carved pillars, along with a picturesque lake in the heart of the town, add to its charm. Bundi is also famous for its intricate carvings and murals. Fine Rajput murals are painted in the chitrashala, inside the garh palace. Night Stay at Hotel Chambal, Kota.
Kota:After Break fast drive to Morning visit Kota, along the Eastern bank of the Chambal river lies Kota – An amazing juxtaposition of the majestic medieval age and modern industrialization. While its untouched wealth of impressive forts, opulent palaces and splendid temples dating back over several centuries retain the past glory; the present day edifices and heavy industries have made it the industrial heartland of Rajasthan. The history of the city dates back to the 12th century A.D when the hada chieftain, Rao Deva, conquered the territory and founded Bundi and hadoti. Later, in the early 17th century AD during the reign of the Mughal Emperor Jahangir, the ruler of Bundi – Rao Ratan Singh gave the smaller principality of Kota to his son, Madho Singh. Soon, Kota became a hallmark of the Rajput gallantry and culture. The commanding fort stands overlooking the modern Chambal valley project with its many dams- Kota barrage, Gandhi Sagar, Rana Pratap Sagar and Jawahar Sagar. An old palace has a number of chambers including the durbar hall, ornate with beautiful mirror work and has ebony and ivory doors. Exquisite miniatures of the Kota school are housed within the hall. Other noteworthy edifices of the bygone era are the Brij Raj Bhawan palace, Jag Mandir and island palace, a splendid Havelis (mansion) with beautiful frescoes and the royal cenotaphs. Night Stay at Hotel Chambal, Kota.
Kota -Jaipur::After Break fast drive to Jaipur upon arrival check in at Hotel Teej, Jaipur. Night stay.
Jaipur:After Break fast drive to Morning excursion to Amber fort. Make your ascent to the palace fortress on the gaily-caparisoned elephant back (optional). Tour the chamber & hallways of the palace, which are famous for the excellence of their design & decoration. Afternoon tour of Jaipur known as “ the pink city of Rajasthan “ visit the unique Jantar Mantar observatory, which was built in 1700’s, yet even today still looks futuristic or almost surrealistic: the city palace & its museum, the Hawa Mahal or the palace of winds. Night Stay at Hotel Teej, Jaipur.
Jaipur:After breakfast, leave for onward destination Airport / Railway Station / Bus Station, and Tour Ends.