The pink city of Jaipur welcomes you this morning with immense love, royalty and warmth. Surrounded by the Aravali hills, Jaipur is a beautiful city dotted with forts, palaces, mansions and gardens. Jaipur promises you a colorful ride that gives you an unforgettable experience.
Have your breakfast and then leave for Amber Fort which is a 7th century masterpiece by Maharaja Mansingh. The fort overlooks the beautiful Maota Lake and sprawls over a large area which includes halls, courtyards, and rooms that features paintings, precious stones and mirrors. Do visit the Sheesh Mahal, 'Hall of Mirrors', which is best known for creating a unique effect in the mirrors.
En-route to Amber Fort, also visit the Palace of Winds, which is also as the Hawa Mahal. The palace is known for its intricate pink sandstone carving. It is also known for offering a great view of the city.
Later, visit the famous City Palace of Jaipur, which is a huge complex consisting palaces, gardens and courtyards. All the structures feature decorative art. The palace also has museum which houses a collection of rare manuscripts, armory, costumes and carpets.
Also visit the famous Jantar Mantar, an astronomical observatory which was built back in 18th century by Sawai Jai Singh. The observatory is still known for giving accurate readings.
Have your lunch at a City hotel.
After lunch, you can participate in any of the optional tours of your choice. You can enjoy spa facilities at a palace hotel or explore the colorful bazaars of the Pink City and shop from a wide range of ethnic handicrafts produced in Jaipur.
Get back to the Deccan Odyssey after exploring the royal side of Jaipur. Enjoy your dinner onboard as the train departs for Delhi.
Breakfast on board; Lunch at a City hotel; Dinner on board.
Overnight on Deccan Odyssey.