Gems of India tour package!!
The below 15 Days long Gem of India tour itinerary includes the gems of India, which includes many fascinating as well as interesting sighting of India Tour, through which one can enjoy and feel the rich taste of India Spectacular Forts, Palaces, Wildlife, Horse riding , Jungle Jeep Safari, Village Jeep Safari, Snake charmers , Deserts, Rajasthani Dance Show and much more. Truly speaking with the help of the below tour you can enjoy the pearls of India and its gems in a short period of time. Also the most interesting part that you can also enjoy the Train Journey as well.
Day 01: Arrive Delhi
Arrive Delhi Meeting & Assistance with Swadeshi Journey’s representative at the Airport, Transfer to the booked Hotel.
Please note, at hotels check-in and check-out time is 1200 noon.
Day 02: Delhi – Bikaner by overnight train.
Train 12457 ETD 2335hrs. ETA 0740hrs.
Morning after breakfast sightseeing, visit Raj Ghat the cremation site of Mahatma Gandhi, President’s house and the Secretariat buildings, India Gate – The War Memorial, Qutub Minar.
Afternoon drive to Mandawa, arrive Mandawa check-in at Hotel.
Morning Late afternoon transfer to Old Delhi Railway station for Train to Bikaner. Overnight at Train.
Day 03: Arrive Bikaner
Morning arrive Bikaner transfer to Hotel, Later sightseeing. visit the Junagarh Fort which was contracted between 1588 and 1593 by a general in the army of the Mughal Emperor, Akbar. The fort has a 986m long wall with 37 bastions and two entrances; later drive to Jaisalmer,
After Junagarh Fort meet Snake Charmers, take pictures, Evening free , overnight at Hotel.
Day 04: Bikaner – Deshnok – Jaisalmer
Morning visit The Rat Temple at Deshnok –is also called ‘Karni Mata’, named after a woman, who was born in the 14th century. She was an incarnation of Durga, the goddess of power and victory. During her lifetime she performed many miracle
It is regarded auspicious, if a rat (kaba) runs across one’s feet. Even, a glimpse of kaba (white rat) is considered promising and fruitful. Twice a year, a festival is celebrated in the honor of Karni Mata. A grand fair is organized during this time and people come here to seek the blessings of the Goddess.
Later continues drive to Jaisalmer, Arrive Jaisalmer transfer & overnight at Hotel.
Day 05: Jaisalmer
Morning After breakfast, city tour of Jaisalmer. visit the the citadel – the Fort built by Rawal Jaisal where a fourth of the population lives. The fort also houses Jain temples of the 12th to 15th centuries, Patwon Ki Haveli – a five storey mansion with carved pillars & murals of Salim Singh. Also visit Gadsisar, which had once supplied water to the city ; the temples & archways around it have been built by a courtesan.
Here also will try to meet with Snake Charmers. (Snake charmer is easily found here)
If you wish can take, excursion to Sam – 45 km away, is known for its sand dunes & is the venue for the Desert festival. Get the actual feel of the desert by Enjoying a Camel Ride for Sunset Point on the sand dunes and witness a magnificent sunset on the sand dunes. Return to Jaisalmer, overnight at Hotel.
Day 06: Jaisalmer – Rohet
Morning after breakfast drive to Rohet – Rohet Garh is situated on the banks of a lake in Rohet village. The residence of the rulers of Rohet is now turned up into a heritage hotel offers peaceful & soothing stay. Rohetgarh is beautifully restored & landscaped with colorful flowers & rare plants & trees. It is indeed a perfect place for nature lovers, honeymooners & horse riders. Arrive Rohet transfer to Hotel rest/ Also please note: you can take a Jeep Safari – cost will extra for the same and overnight at hotel.
Day 07: Rohet – Udaipur
Morning enjoy Horse Safari (01hrs.) later drive to Udaipur, arrive Udaipur transfer & overnight at Hotel.
Day 08: Udaipur – Jaipur by overnight Train.
(Train 19666 ETD 2220hrs. ETA 0600hrs. next morning, )
Morning after breakfast visit the romantic city of Udaipur. Visit theCity Palace which is the largestpalace complex in Rajasthan; Jagdish temple, a fine Indo Aryan temple built in 1651;Sahelion ki Bari or Garden of the Maids of Honour, which is a small garden with its fountains, kiosks, marble elephants & lotus pool. In the evening, boat ride onLake Pichola.
Later evening transfer to Railway station to catch the train for Jaipur. Overnight at train.
Day 09: Jaipur
Morning arrive Jaipur Railway station pick –up & transfer to Hotel,
Later visit to Amber Fort, the ancient Capital of the state until 1728. Enjoy the Elephant Rideup to the hill on which the Fort is situated. Visit the Jagmandir or the hall of victory, Jaimahal (Look at the beautiful mirror work and intricate inlay work)
After visit the Amber Fort – just come down you see / found local Snake Charmers, enjoy the same,
Later city tour of Jaipur. visit the City Palace which has museum having an extensive collection of art, carpets, enamel ware and weapons; Jantar Mantar – the observatory built my Maharaja Jai Singh in 1728 and the façade of Hawa Mahal. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 10: Jaipur – Ranthambore
Morning after breakfast drive Ranthambore – Located at the junction of the Aravalli and Vindhya hill range, this is one of the finest places to view animals, arrive Ranthambore check in Resort. Evening free. Overnight at Resort.
Day 11: Ranthambore
Morning enjoy the Jungle Safar at Ranthabore national park to see the tiger. Later in the noon once again set out in the national park. Overnight at Resort.
Day 12: Ranthambore – Fatehpur Sikri – Agra
Morning after early breakfast drive to Agra. Enroute visit the deserted city at Fatehpur Sikri(40 KMS from Agra) built by Emperor Akbar in 1569 and abandoned it just after 15 years due to the scarcity of water. Visit the graceful buildings – The punch Mahal, Anup Talab,Diwan-e- Khas, Tomb of the holy saint Salim Chisti,Buland Darwaza and other important palaces where one experiences not only the Architectural brilliance but also its perfect fusion.
Continue drive, Arrive Agra check-in & overnight at Hotel.
Kindly Note: TAJ MAHAL IS CLOSED ON EVERY FRIDAY
Day 13: Agra – Varanasi
Morning after breakfast visit the world famous Mausoleum – The Taj Mahal
An unique epitome of Love built by Moghul Emperor Shahjahan in 1630 for his queen Mumtaz Mahal to enshrine her mortal remains. A Sahajahan”s drop of tear on the cheek of Time that has now crystallized, the Taj began in 1631 and was not completed until 1653.
Later visit Red fort, which was built by Emperor Akbar in 1565, and additions were made up until the time of his grandson, Shah Jahan. It contains the hall of public and private audiences amongst many other beautiful structues; Itmad-ud-daulah, which was contructed by Nur Jahan between 1622 and 1628 and is very similar to the tomb she constructed for her husband, Jehangir, near Lahore in Pakistan.
Later evening transfer to Railway station to catch the train for Varanasi and overnight in Train.
Day 14: Varanasi
Early morning arrive Varanasi and pickup from railway station and transfer to hotel.
Varanasi is one of the oldest living cities in the world. The holy city Varanasi, believed to be founded by Lord Shiva about 5000 years ago, is placed picturesquely on the west bank of Holy Ganges River and is one of the most revered religious destinations in India. The place is also renowned as a place for performing last rites for the believers and the mortal remains are immersed in the water of Ganges in Kashi.
Afternoon city tour of Varanasi, visit the world famous Varanasi Hindu University and the temples and Ghats on the bank of Holy River Ganges also visit Vishwanath Temple.
Evening visit Aarti Ceremony on the Ghats of Holy River Ganges. Overnight at Hotel
Day 14: Varanasi – Departure.
Early morning We will go again to Ganges river to observe (from the boat) Hindu believers starting their day from taking a bath in the river. Boat ride at River Ganges for 2 hrs. Later back to the hotel for breakfast. After breakfast, transfer to Airport to catch the flight for onward destination.
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Total Cost Minimum
ON SPECIAL REQUEST PER PERSON. on dbl sharing basis.
1. Government ServiceTax will bes Extra 3.09% applicable on Total Invoice Bill. 2. Also Bank transfer charges will be extra as per bank charge.
Cost Includes only
:i) All accommodation in 4star / Heritage with 01 DBL bed room with breakfast basis only based on Standard room i.e. first category rooms of the hotel only.)ii) Hotel Accommodation at Ranthambore room with all meals.iii) All transportation by dlx. Ac car.iv) Transportation cost includes: commercial number vehicle with fully insured, well mannered driver with complete knowledge of driving route, all state / toll taxes, parking, fuel, driver allowance only.v) Local ENGLISH speaking Guide for Monument sightseeing Delhi, Bikaner- Jaisalmer – Udaipur- Jaipur, Agra & Varanasi.
vi) 01 Elephant ride at Amber Fort – Jaipur
vii) 01Boat ride at Udaipur & Varanasi
viii) 01 Camel ride – Jaisalmer.
ix) Train Fare from Delhi to Bikaner – subject to availability
x) Train fare from Udaipur to Jaipur – Subject to availability
xi) 02 Jungle Safari (Morning & Afternoon) sharing basis (due to Govt. rules)
xii) Indian Mobile Sim Card for use only till departure – if you require
xiii) Assistance on Arrival transfers only.
Cost does not include
Main meals (lunch & dinner as above mentioned), Entrance fees as above mentioned, Air fares, tips, laundrys, bar bills, beverages, phone calls, personal Travel insurance , expenses or anything that is not included above.
Hotels Used :- 04 Star Luxury/ Heritage Hotels.
Please note: all 04 star Heritage hotels Check in time1400hrs noon.& check out time is 1200hrs. early Check in and Late Checkout depends on Availability of Rooms, also with supplement charges. Please inform us the arrival departure timing of our guest in advance for confirms services and supplement charges occur.
Above all the suggested hotels are subject to availability of the rooms. (Based on Standard room i.e. first category rooms of the hotel only.)
Any extra expenses, incurred due to train / flight cancellation / delays, landslides, Transportation : please note we are not responsible for vehicle breakdown due to any technical faults, which is beyond our control. We will provide our best as possible on time only., natural hazards or any un circumstances which are beyond our control.
Please note: the above program is tailor made program, if you wish to make any changes please feel free to let us know and we will be very glad to make it accordingly.
Thank you very much for your consideration, if you have any questions or queries please feel free to contact us and we will be very glad to make it accordingly.