Taj Mahal and Rajasthan Tour

Duration : 17 Days / 16 Nights
Destinations : Delhi - Agra - Gwalior - Orcha - Shivpuri - Kota - Chittaurgarh - Udaipur - Jodhpur - Jaisalmer - Bikaner - Mandawa

Day 01. Arrival Delhi
On arrival in Delhi, you will be received by our representative and transferred to the hotel. Stay overnight at the hotel.

Day 02. Delhi / Agra
Enjoy sightseeing in Delhi.
Leave for Agra: Distance: 203 km Time: 5 Hours
Arrive in Agra, check into the hotel and rest. Later enjoy sightseeing or shopping in Agra city.

Day 03. Agra
Enjoy a tour of the Taj Mahal, an enchanting monument to love, built by the Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan for his beloved wife Mumtaz Mahal after her death in 1631. The tomb, made of white marble and situated on the banks of the Yamuna River, is an unforgettable sight. Also view the Agra Fort, Tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah, and Emperor Akbar's Tomb at Sikandra. Visit the town of Fatehpur Sikri. This town built by Emperor Akbar contains many grand monuments but was abandoned after his death.

Day 04. Agra / Gwalior
Enjoy sightseeing and shopping in Agra
Leave for Gwalior: Distance: 118 km Time: 2.50 Hours
Arrive at the capital of the Scindia dynasty. Enjoy a tour of the grand Gwalior Fort, the Man Mandir Palace, the Jivaji Rao Scindia Museum, Sas Bahu Ka Mandir, the tombs of Tansen and Ghias Mohammed and the Sun temple.

Day 05. Gwalior / Orcha
Travel to Orcha - a medieval capital of the kingdom of Bundelkhand on the banks of the river Betwa. Visit its famous palaces and temples, including the Jehangir Mahal, Raj Mahal, Ram Raja Temple and Chaturbhuj Temple. Travelogy India

Day 06. Orcha / Shivpuri
Travel to Shivpuri, previously the summer capital of the Scindia rulers.

Day 07. Shivpuri / Kota
Travel to Kota and enjoy seeing the Jagmandir Palace, Chambal gardens, city palace and Fort and Rao Madho Singh Museum in Kota.

Day 08. Kota / Chittaurgarh
Travel to Chittaurgarh the capital of the local Sisodia clan of Rajputs from the 8th to the 16th centuries. The history of this town is written in blood and sacrifice. Muslim rulers sacked Kota three times in the medieval period.

Day 09. Chittaurgarh / Udaipur
Enjoy seeing the Fort, Victory Tower and other historic monuments in Chittaurgarh. Travel to Udaipur, a fairy tale destination with gorgeous Lake Palaces

Day 10. Udaipur
Enjoy sightseeing in Udaipur. The marble and granite Lake Palace overlooks the blue waters of Lake Pichola. Jag Niwas, the summer residence of the princes of Mewar, is a regal luxury hotel. The Jag Mandir, another island palace, is a beautiful building in red sandstone.

Day 11. Udaipur / Jodhpur
Travel to Jodhpur, the capital of the Rathore clan. The magnificent Mehrangarh Fort set on a high hill overlooks the city. The grand Umaid Bhavan Palace and the Jaswant Thada are sights to see on your tour of Jodhpur.

Day 12. Jodhpur / Jaisalmer
Travel to Jaisalmer in the westernmost part of Rajasthan, famous for its golden sandstone architecture.

Day 13. Jaisalmer
Enjoy sightseeing in Jaisalmer where you will see the Golden Fort, beautiful old havelis or mansions, the Jain temples and the spectacular sunset over the sand dunes at Sam.

Day 14. Jaisalmer / Bikaner
Travel to Bikaner where you will see the Junagarh Fort, the Lalgarh Palace, the Kali temple, the Ganga Golden Jubilee museum and the Camel Research Farm. Travelogy India

Day 15. Bikaner / Mandawa
Enjoy sightseeing in Bikaner and travel to Mandawa.

Day 16. Mandawa / Delhi
Enjoy sightseeing in Mandawa, known for its mansions or Havelis with exquisite paintings on their walls. Mandawa Castle and Mandawa Fort are also a beautiful sight. Leave for Delhi and stay overnight at the hotel in Delhi

Day 17. Delhi / End of Tour
Transfer to the airport to catch your flight home with unforgettable memories of your Taj Mahal and Rajasthan Tour.