15 Days Itinerary Covering : Delhi - Bikaner - Jaisalmer - Jodhpur - Pushkar - Jaipur - Agra - Jhansi - Khajuraho - Varanasi - Delhi
Splendor of Rajasthan with Erotic Temple is an intoxicating mix of Rajasthan's best destinations with world renowned Kama Sutra temples at Khajuraho. The tour attempts to showcase the culture and history of medieval India through its myriad of monuments which will be covered during the journey. The journey traverses through Delhi, Bikaner, Jaisalmer, Pushkar, Jaipur, Agra, Jhansi, Khajuraho and Varanasi.
Welcome to India. You'll be arriving at the Delhi Airport where our representative will receive you and escort you to the hotel where you'll be staying overnight. You'll be briefed about the complete itinerary at the hotel.
This day, set out for visiting the attractions in New Delhi and Old Delhi. Visit the sights such as Jama Masjid, Asia's largest mosque, Red Fort, the formidable fort and last seat of Mughal Empire in India, Gandhi memorial, the memoir of Mahatma Gandhi, India Gate, the war memorial, Parliament House, and Humayun's Tomb, the mausoleum of second Mughal emperor Humayun, and Qutb Minar, the highest brick tower in the world. Retire to the hotel after day's expedition.
After breakfast, you'll be heading to railway station to board the train to Bikaner. On arriving at Bikaner, you'll be transferred to the hotel where you'll be staying overnight.
The day is dedicated to sightseeing of Bikaner and exploring the surroundings. Visit the Junagarh Fort, one of the oldest forts in Rajasthan, Anup Mahal, a private audience chamber, Karan Mahal, Suraj Pol, the sun gate, and Phool Mahal. In the afternoon, proceed towards Jaisalmer. On reaching check into a hotel for overnight stay.
Following breakfast, embark on a sightseeing trip of the Jaisalmer city. Jaisalmer is one of the most beautiful cities of Rajasthan. Visit formidable Jaisalmer Fort and the Sun Gate. Other landmarks include Megh Durbar other temples, Patwon ki Haveli, Salim Singh-Ki-Haveli and Lodurva Temple.
In the evening, take an exciting Camel ride by the sand dunes. Overnight at Jaisalmer hotel.
This morning will see you heading for Jodhpur. Check into a hotel on arriving.
In the afternoon, take a sightseeing tour of Jodhpur, the Blue City. Visit the Mehrangarh Fort, Rajasthan's largest fort, and Jaswant Thada Memorial. Night is spent in Jodhpur.
Today, you'll be driven to Pushkar. Pushkar is famous for its colorful camel fair which is said to be world's largest of its kind. On reaching Pushkar, you'll be transferred to tented accommodation.
In the afternoon, check out city attractions. If it is the fair time, which is celebrated for five days from Kartik Ekadashi to Kartik Poornima that fall usually in November-December, you'll have an opportunity to witness world's biggest camel and livestock fair.
You'll be spending the night under the shadow of the stars in the tented accommodation.
After breakfast, you'll be driven to Jaipur. On reaching, complete the check-in formalities at a hotel. Afternoon, you'll be visiting the landmark sights of the Pink City checking out City Palace Complex, Jantar Mantar, Hawa Mahal and local bazaars.
Overnight at the hotel.
On Day 9, you'll be taken on an excursion trip to Amber Fort. Amber is a former capital of Rajputana. The fort-palace is singularly one of the finest examples of Rajput artistry and architecture. Enjoy a joy ride on the back of elephant to reach at the entrance of the fort.
On way back, you'll stumble upon the Jal Mahal.
Later, proceed towards Agra. En route visit the abandoned Mughal capital of Fatehpur Sikri which houses beautiful monuments such as Bulland Darwaza, Birbal Bhawan, Panch Mahal, Jama Masjid and Tomb of Salim Chishti.
Later resume your journey toward Agra. Check into a hotel on reaching for overnight stay.
Morning is slated for visiting the one of the wonders of the world and sheer poetry in marble, the Taj Mahal. After breakfast, check out other attractions of the city including Agra Fort and Itmad-ud-Daula's Tomb.
Night stay is scheduled at Agra hotel.
This day, you'll be driven to railway station to board a train to Jhansi. De-board when Jhansi arrives. You'll be received at the railway station by tour representative who will further drive you to Khajuraho. En route, halt for visiting the amazing sights of Orchha. Visit here Rajmahal and Jahangir Mahal among other graceful monuments.
Later resume your journey toward Khajuraho. On reaching check into a hotel for night stay.
On Day 12, you'll get to visit Eastern group of temples including Javeri Temple and Parsavanatha Temple. Khajuraho temples are included in the UNESCO's world heritage site list and are one of the best examples of medieval Hindu architecture. Apart from sensuous display of amorous couples, the sculptures are also depicting every day life right from plowing fields to other tasks. This gives an insight into the lifestyle of people in medieval period.
Night is spent at the Khajuraho hotel.
The morning is kept free for you to explore the town of Khajuraho on your own. In the early afternoon, head for airport to board a flight to Varanasi.
On reaching Varanasi, you'll be driven to Sarnath the buried Buddhist city. Witness the relic of the past and Archeological Museum. Also visit the Sarnath Stupa and Ashoka Pillar.
Later, you'll be driven back to Varanasi to stay overnight at the hotel.
In the morning, enjoy the boat cruise in the River Ganges. You'll be cruising past many Ghats including bathing ghat and burning ghat. Then return to the hotel for breakfast. Later during the day, check out other attractions of the city including Bharat Mata Temple, Kashivishwanath Temple, Benares Hindu University. The University houses an exotic Art Gallery and Aurangzeb's Mosque.
In the afternoon, you are scheduled to fly to Delhi.
The Splendor of Rajasthan with erotic temple tour sees its end today. You'll be assisted to transfer the airport where you'll be boarding the flight back home.
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