16 Days Itinerary Covering : Bombay - Rajkot - Gondal - Bhavnagar - Palitana - Ahmedabad - Mount Abu - Udaipur - Jaipur - Agra - Jhansi - Orchha - Khajuraho - Varanasi - Delhi
Gujarat and Rajasthan are two foremost royal states of India with a myriad of tourist attractions which are must see for every tourist interested in Indian culture and history. This amazing tour puts on a platter all the requisite ingredients of a dream tour covering Mumbai, the gateway of India; Rajkot, one of the fastest growing cities in the world; Gondal, a historical site; Bhavnagar, a vibrant city with traditional Gujarati culture; Ahmedabad, the capital of Gujarat; Mount Abu, a breathtaking hill station of Rajasthan; Udaipur, the city of rising sun; Jaipur, the Pink City of India; Agra, the city of splendid Taj Mahal; Orchha, a site of medieval ruins; Khajuraho, home to exquisite Kama Sutra temples; Varanasi, one of the oldest living cities in the world and Delhi, the capital of India.
The Gujarat and Rajasthan Tour takes off from Mumbai. You'll arrive at International Airport where our representative will meet and greet you and escort you to the hotel where you'll spend the night.
Today, you'll enjoy an early morning boat ride to Elephanta Island. The Island houses exquisite cave temples which date back to seventh century. Later, return to hotel for a breakfast.
You'll be taken on a sightseeing trip of Mumbai visiting Gateway of India, Dhobi Ghat, Prince of Wales, and Chowpatti Beach. Also visit Hanging Gardens, Kamala Nehru Park and Mani Bhavan.
In the evening, check out of the hotel and head to airport to board the flight to Rajkot. From Rajkot, you'll be driven to Gondal. On reaching, check into a hotel. Evening enjoy an exhilarating cultural night at the hotel.
Dinner and overnight stay at hotel in Gondal.
In the morning, see the vintage car collection of Maharaja of Gondal. Also visit five hundred years old temple and palace.
After lunch, drive to Bhavnagar, 250 km from Gondal. On reaching, check into a hotel and retire to the comfort of your room.
Take a sightseeing of Bhavnagar. Later hit the road to Ahmedabad, 250 km from here which will take 5 hours by road. En route, stop for holy temples at Palitana and lunch at the splendid Vijay Vilas Palace.
Resume your journey to Ahmedabad. On arriving, check into a hotel for night stay.
Morning, you'll be taking a sightseeing tour of Ahmedabad visiting Jama Masjid, Calico Textile Museum, and Sidi Sayyad's Mosque.
Retire to the hotel for dinner and night stay.
Morning, you'll be driven to Mount Abu, 230 km from Ahmedabad. Mount Abu, the only hill station in Rajasthan at an altitude of 1200 m. En route, you'll visit Patan, a picturesque town with beautiful Jain Temples; exquisite havelis of Sidhpur and famous Sun Temple at Modhera.
Resume your travel to Mount Abu. On arrival, check into a hotel. Later, you'll be taken on a sightseeing trip of the breathtaking location visiting Dilwara Temple, Sunset Point and Nakki Lake.
Night stay is scheduled at hotel.
Today, you'll proceed towards your next destination Udaipur. En route, you'll visit Jain Temples at Ranakpur. After lunch, resume your drive to the lake city Udaipur. You'll be escorted to hotel on your arrival. Night stay is scheduled at Udaipur hotel.
Today, you'll venture on a sightseeing expedition of the city of rising sun - Udaipur. The tour will comprise visit to City Palace, an imposing fort-palace towering above the lake Pichola; Sahelion ki Bari, an impressive pavilion built for the maids of honor of the queen. In the evening you'll also enjoy an exciting motor cruise on the Lake Pichola. Visit Jag Mandir and Jagdish Temple too.
Overnight stay is scheduled at hotel.
Today, you'll head for Jaipur. After breakfast board a flight to Jaipur. On arriving, check into a hotel.
In the morning, you'll be first taken on an excursion to Amber Fort, an imposing fort with its breathtaking artistry. The fort is perched on hill and to reach atop you'll enjoy an elephant ride.
Later in the day, you'll be visiting other city attractions such as the City Palace Complex, Hawa Mahal or the Palace of Winds, which is an impressive facade with honeycombed windows used by royal ladies of the yore to witness the processions in the street below. Also visit Jantar Mantar or Royal Observatory and local markets.
Retire to your hotel after a day full of activities.
In the morning, you'll be driven to Agra. En route you'll be visiting abandoned city of Fatehpur Sikri. See Salim Chishti's Tomb, Bulland Darwaza, Panch Mahal and Jama Masjid.
Resume your travel when you are done with sightseeing at Fatehpur Sikri. On reaching Agra, check into a hotel for overnight stay.
This day, you are slated for sightseeing tour of the Agra city. You'll be visiting most exotic sights such as splendid Taj Mahal, Agra Fort covering its myriad of structures such as Musamman Burj, Sheesh Mahal, Diwan-i-Am, Diwan-i-Khas and Moti Masjid.
Later you'll also visit Itmad-ud-Daula's tomb and Akbar's mausoleum in Sikandra. Overnight stay at Agra hotel.
Today, you'll be catching a train to Khajuraho. You'll alight at Jhansi, where our representative will drive you to the medieval sites of Orchha. Witness the exquisite monuments such as Jahangir Mahal, Sawan Bhadon Mandir, Raj Mahal and Laxminarayan temple.
Post lunch, resume your journey to Khajuraho. You'll reach here in the evening. Check into a hotel for overnight stay.
In the morning, you'll be taking a tour to Khajuraho. Khajuraho houses the mesmerizing temples of Chandela dynasty and is one of the UNESCO world heritage sites in India. Visit the exquisite erotic temples, considered one of the best preserved monuments in India. You'll be visiting Western Eastern and Southern Group of temples.
Later, proceed to airport where you'll board a flight to Varanasi. On reaching this ancient city, check into a hotel for overnight stay.
You'll be taken on city sightseeing tour during the day. Visit the famous temples, Aurangzeb mosque, Ghat and Banaras Hindu University.
Early morning, you'll be visiting sacred Ghat and take a boat cruise on holy Ganges.
Later, you'll be driven to Sarnath. Sarnath is one the most sacred places of Buddhists. Lord Buddha delivered his first sermon here. Visit the Buddhist ruins in Sarnath such as Stupa, Monastery and Museum.
Later, you'll be transferred to Airport to board the flight to Delhi. On reaching Delhi, check into a hotel for overnight stay.
Today, you'll be taken on sightseeing trip of Delhi, the capital of India. You'll be visiting city attraction like Gandhi Memorials, Red Fort, Jama Masjid, Chandni Chowk, President House, Parliament House, Qutb Minar, Lotus Temple and Laxmi Narain Temple.
In the evening, check out of the hotel. You'll be driven to International Airport to board the flight for your next destination.
The fascinating Gujarat - Rajasthan tours comes to an end today. You'll be catching the flight back home.
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