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8th October - Day 1 – Arrive Jaipur
Upon arrival in Jaipur, make your way to your hotel for check-in. Dinner will be arranged for the first night of your tour. Overnight in Jaipur.
Day 2 – Jaipur
After breakfast you will proceed for an excursion at Amber Fort. Inside the fort you will visit the Hall of Victory, or Jag Mandir, a room with all four walls and ceiling completely embedded with glittering mirror pieces, which were specially imported from Belgium. In the afternoon, continue your journey with a city tour of Jaipur. We'll visit Maharaja’s City Palace, the former Royal residence, part of it converted into a museum. Later we'll visit the Jantar Mantar, which is the largest stone and marble crafted observatory in the world. During the tour we will also have a brief photography stop at Hawa Mahal - the Palace of Winds. Overnight in Jaipur.
Day 3 – Jaipur / Pushkar
Today we'll make a day trip to Pushkar. Overnight in Jaipur.
Day 4 - Jaipur
Day at leisure. Overnight in Jaipur.
Day 5 – Jaipur / Bikaner
After breakfast we will be checking out of our hotel in Jaipur and driving to Bikaner. Once we are checked-in to our new hotel, we’ll visit the famous 16th century Junagarh Fort, a huge complex of beautiful buildings. Overnight in Bikaner. (Driving time approx. 5 hours)
Day 6 – Bikaner / Jaisalmer
Today we’ll be leaving Bikaner and continuing our journey to the ‘golden city’ of Jaisalmer, where we will spend the night. Jaisalmer is distinguished by its yellow sandstone buildings and stunning fort, located in the heart of the Thar Desert. (Driving time approx. 5 hours)
Day 7 – Jaisalmer
After breakfast we will take a sightseeing tour of the area which will include the Old Fortress, and in the evening, we’ll head out to Sam Sand Dunes for a camel safari, and watch the sun setting over the desert. Overnight in Jaisalmer.
Day 8 – Jaisalmer / Jodhpur
After breakfast we’ll be travelling to ‘the blue city’ of Jodhpur and taking a sightseeing tour of the local area to visit the main sites, such as Mehrangarh Fort, one of the largest forts in India, and Jaswant Thada, a memorial to Maharaja Jaswant Singh II. Overnight in Jodhpur. (Driving time approx. 4 hours)
Day 9 – Jodhpur / Udaipur
Today we’ll be checking out of our hotel in Jodhpur and travelling to Udaipur, stopping on route to visit the stunning Ranakpur Jain Temple, an absolute must-see with impressive architecture and undeniable beauty – a true hidden gem of this area. Overnight in Udaipur.
Day 10 – Udaipur
After breakfast we’ll be taking a sightseeing tour of Udaipur, one of the most picturesque cities in Rajasthan. Set upon the shores of Lake Pichola, the beauty of this city will take your breath away. We will visit the impressive City Palace, the largest palace in Rajasthan, and take a short boat ride on Lake Pichola to take in the amazing views. Overnight in Udaipur.
Day 11 – Udaipur / Mumbai
You will have the morning free to further explore Udaipur. In the afternoon we will transfer to the airport to catch a flight to Mumbai, where we will spend the night.
Day 12 – Mumbai
After breakfast, we will be taking a sightseeing tour of Mumbai. Highlights will include the Gateway of India, Mumbai High Court, and Chor Bazaar. In the evening, we’ll have the option to go to a local cinema and watch a film like the locals – an experience not to be missed whilst in the home of Bollywood! Overnight in Mumbai.
Day 13 – Mumbai
Today will be spent at your leisure in Mumbai for further exploring
21st October - Day 14 – Depart Mumbai
After breakfast, you will have the day at leisure until you need to transfer to the airport for international flights home.
- Sharing a twin room at 3-star hotels with breakfast (single supplement £299)
- Transportation in private vehicles throughout
- English-speaking local guide throughout
- All tours as mentioned in the itinerary
- 1x Domestic flights between Udaipur & Mumbai
- Airport transfers if travelling on suggested flights
What’s Not Included?
- International flights to/from India
- Optional excursions throughout trip
- Lunches & Dinners
- Visa to India
Cost of trip is just £899.00 based on sharing a twin room. A non refundable deposit of £150.00 via bank transfer will secure your place. Reserve your space on payment of just a deposit. On payment of deposit please email your full name as per passport, country of issue, and your full address and postcode so that a financial protection certificate can be issued as all monies paid are financially protected under ATOL/TTA. A Visa is required for India and this can be applied for online - you must have a validity of a minimum of 6 months on your passport from the date of arrival. Travel insurance is essential. Flights not included. Do not book flights until we have a minimum of 5 people paid deposits.
**Please click on the link below to secure your place and pay your deposit by credit card. If we haven’t received your deposit within 3 days of RSVP, your RSVP will be changed to "not going" and your space will be released. Please get in touch for details if you would prefer to pay by bank transfer**
By paying a deposit you will be agreeing to the following cancellation policies:
It may sometimes be necessary to make small, last-minute changes to our itineraries or hotels for reasons beyond our control. We will ensure that you are kept updated of any changes.