A weeklong holiday tour package, the Desert Tour takes you through some of the finest cultural treasures of Rajasthan, the desert state of India in an air-conditioned car. Explore jewels such as the City Palace, UNESCO-recognized Jantar Mantar, Shri Govind Deo Temple, Amer Fort and a Block-printing factory in Jaipur. At Jodhpur, the tour takes you to the famous Mehrangarh Fort and Jashwant Thada, a royal cenotaph. Revel in the magic of the desert state with a full-day city tour of Jaisalmer, where stunning Jain temples, exquisite hawelis and majestic palaces stand in all their glory against the golden sand dunes. Late in the evening, enjoy camel-cart sunset rides at the Sam Dunes for a perfect end to a magical day. In Bikaner, attractions such as the Junagarh Fort, Bhandasar Jain Temples and the world-famous National Camel Breeding Farm mark the end of this fascinating Rajasthan tour package.
Hi tour representative will receive you on arrival at Jaipur Airport/ Railway station and transfer to the hotel. Later visit the City Palace, which still is the formal residence of the royal family. Also visit Chandra Mahal, Shri Govind Deo Temple and the City Palace Museum that has the private collection of Jaipur Maharajas, Jantar Mantar, a stone observatory, which is the largest of Jai Singh’s five remarkable observatories. Stay overnight at the hotel in Jaipur.
After breakfast, visit the Amber Fort, en-route, visit the Hawa Mahal, Amber was the ancient capital of Kachawaha dynasty before Jai Singh founded Jaipur. Ride an elephant to reach the gates of the fort. In the afternoon, take a walk through the colorful Bazaar of Jaipur and visit a factory to see the famous block printing work, which is a specialty of Jaipur. In the evening, drive through the new city of Jaipur and visit Laxmi Narayan Mandir – a Hindu temple built in white marble. Stay overnight at the hotel in Jaipur.
After breakfast, drive to Jodhpur. On your tour of Jodhpur, visit the Mehrangarh Fort, which was built on a steep hill. The fort is among the best in India with exquisitely latticed windows in residential complexes. Later proceed to Jaswhant Thada, a royal cenotaph built in white marble. You also stroll down the markets of Jodhpur. Stay overnight at the hotel in Jodhpur.
After breakfast, drive through the desert to reach Jaisalmer. Jaisalmer is famous for its carved havelis (grand mansions). Jaisalmer is a marvel of beautiful culture and the city is very exotic. After reaching Jaisalmer, check in to the hotel. Stay overnight at the hotel in Jaisalmer.
After breakfast, full day sightseeing tour of the city covering stunning Jain temples inside the Sonar Quila. The palace museum inside this fort exhibits a rich collection of imperial dresses and artifacts belonging to the royal family of Jaisalmer, Havelis with convoluted designs and latticed windows such as Patwaon-ki-Haveli and the Gadisar Lake, which seems beautiful at sunset. Late in the evening, drive to some 40 kms away from Jaisalmer to Sam dunes and enjoy the camel cart ride to the Sunset Point (DIRECT PAYAMENT BASIS)and Sam Sand Dunes. Stay overnight in Hotel in Jaisalmer.
After breakfast, proceed to Bikaner. Check in to the hotel in Bikaner. Visit Junagarh Fort, Bhandasar Jain Temples, enjoy sunset views of the desert and taste camel’s milk and ride on its back at the world-famous National Camel Breeding Farm. Stay overnight at the hotel in Bikaner.
After breakfast, checkout from the hotel and leave for Jaipur, from where you will take a transfer to the airport to catch your flight towards your onward destination.
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