Rajasthan tour with Khajuraho Varansi (19 nights and 20 days)

Tour Itinerary

Delhi 2 nights:

You will be welcomed with a warm heart to the cosmopolitan metropolis of Delhi. Rest for few hours after your arrival as you have to prepare for some exciting monuments. Delhi is divided into new and old Delhi.

Spend half of your day visiting Qutub Minar, Lotus Temple, India gate. Do not forget to drive past Parliament House as well as few other government buildings.

On the next day pay a visit to old Delhi. Here you will find narrow streets bustling full of activities. There are boutiques that sell everything from traditional to contemporary crafts from different parts of the country.

Mandawa 1Night:

Situated in the district of Jhunjhunu in Rajasthan the town of Mandawa belongs to the Shekhawati region. This district is well known for the Mandawa Fort. Build in the 18th century it still dominates to be the town's gateway. It is arched and beautifully painted. There are several rooms beautifully adorned with frescoes. Lord Krishna and his cows are the dominant theme of the paintings in this fort.

Post your visit to the fort, relax in Mandawa and get prepared for next day trip to Bikaner.

Bikaner 1Night:

This royal fortified city has an unending, timeless appeal. Lying in the Desert State, Bikaner is dotted with several sand dunes. It is known to have retained its splendor from the city's lifestyle. This city is popular for the camel rides. Once you are here you definitely have to ride a camel.

Main attractions of this city are:
  • Junagarh Fort
  • Lalgarh Palace
  • Laxmi Niwas Palace
  • Laxmi Nath Temple
  • Maru Nayak Ji
  • Bhandasar Jain Temple

If you are lucky to travel at perfect timing you would be able to attend the famous - Camel Festival.

Overnight will be in Bikaner.

Jaisalmer 2 nights:

After a relaxing breakfast get prepared for your Jaisalmer tour. Situated in the heart of Great Indian Dessert you will be mellowed by the city's yellow color. The temples and forts in Jaisalmer are built out of yellow stone. The intricately carved out structures will simply woo your heart. Highlight of Jaisalmer tour would be the Jaisalmer Fort that is the well known oldest fort of the world.

Next day in Jaisalmer should be dedicated to other attractions that include:

  • Patwon-Ki-Haveli,
  • Salim-Singh-Ki-Haveli
  • Gandhi Sagar Tank
  • Barabagh Hill

A 'must not miss' is the Khuri Sand Dunes.

Second Night stay will be in Jaisalmer

Jodhpur1 night:

Set at the brink of Thar Desert, this imperial city echoes loudly its tales of antiquity. The city is beautifully encompassed by the high wall that is 10 km long. This wall has 8 gates and several bastions. Major attraction of this place is the museum of Umaid Bhawan Palace.

Other tourist attractions are:

  • House of the Rathors of Marwar,
  • Mehrangarh Fort,
  • Jaswant Thada Memorial.

Reserve your evening in Jodhpur for walking in this beautifully calming blue city and relish shopping.

One night stay will be in Jodhpur.

Ranakpur 1night

Located between Jodhpur and Udaipur in valley of Aravalli range is this tinsel village of Ranakpur. This village is appreciated for the famous Jain temple dedicated to Adinatha. The details that are gone into the temple while sculpting are worth thousand appreciations. Relax while you are touring in Ranakpur. Enjoy the calmness and fresh air.

Udaipur 2night:

Proceed with City Palace as your sightseeing tour in Udaipur. Gaze breathlessly through the marvelous rooms that have ivory doors, mirrored walls, and colored glass windows. It also has inlaid marble balconies. The highlight of this sculpture is the Peacock Courtyard.

This city is known to be the 'most romantic city of India'. Tourists unfailingly flock to the enchanting 3 interconnected lakes – Pichhola Lake, Fateh Sagar, and Swaroop Lake.

Your next day of Udaipur Tour can be dedicated to visiting:
  • Saheliyon ki Badi
  • Sukhadia Circle
  • Udaipur Solar Observatory
  • Gulab Bagh and Zoo
  • Doodh Talai
  • Nehru Garden
  • Bagore-ki-Haveli
  • Ahar Museum
  • Aapni Dhani

Second night stay will be in Udaipur.

Pushkar 1 night:

Pushkar is known to be the most holy city in the Rajasthan. There are several temples that are spread across the lake. Puskhar is also an ideal place for your camel safari. So do not miss to ride on camel backs and discover Pushkar.

Jaipur 2 nights

Capital of Rajasthan you have to be geared up for feeling the romantic realm of various palaces in this city. There are mighty fortresses that are utterly unique to this part of Rajasthan. It is also known as the 'Pink City' due to the distinctive colour of buildings in this city.

Spend your day one evening in the calm sanctity of Birla Temple. You will get to learn a fascinating angle of the religious life led by people of Jaipur. This marble structure will definitely take your breath away. The ornate statues of goddess Lakshmi and god Narayan, carvings pillars, will take your soul to another world. Try to attend the aarti ceremony where oil lamps are lit and waved.

Next day proceed with your Jaipur excursion. Must dos are:

  • Visit to Amber Fort
  • Elephant Ride
  • Visit to Amber Fort Palace
  • Visit to City Palace
  • Visit to Jantar Mantar
  • Visit to Hawa Mahal
Do not miss shopping gold, silver jewellery, tie-dye materials, pottery, silk, saris, carpets and wooden handicrafts.

Second night stay will be in Jaipur.

Agra 1 night

Agra is known for Taj Mahal. It is not just any monument but a structure that is appreciated all over the world. The history and emotions that goes into the making of this monument is awe inspiring. Post to Taj Mahal visit you should pay visit to Agra Fort.

Overnight stay will be in Agra.

Oricha 1night

Located in Madhya Pradesh, this town seems to have frozen in time. There are several historical sites:

  • Fort Complex
  • Raj Mahal
  • Jehangir Mahal
  • Rai Parveen Mahal
  • Ram Raja temple
  • Chaturbhuj Temple
  • Laxminarayan Temple
  • Phool Bagh
  • Sunder Mahal
  • Cenotaphs
Khaujraho 2 night

This town might appear to be small but there are several intrinsically beautiful tourist spots. UNESCO has declared this town to be World Heritage Site. The beautifully sculpted temples with Vindhya Mountains in the backdrop will drop your jaws.

Following are the list of tourist attractions that can be spread across two days:
  • Lakhmana Temple
  • Kandariya Mahadeo Temple
  • Devi Jagdamba Temple
  • Chaunsat Yogini
  • Chitragupta Temple
  • Matanageswara Temple
  • Varaha temple
  • Vishwanath Temple
  • Parsvanath Temple
  • Ghantai Temple
  • Hanuman Temple
  • Brahma Temple
  • Vamana Temple
  • Javari Temple
  • Dulhadev Temple
  • Beejamandal Temple
  • Chattarbhuj Temple
Varanasi 2 night

Varanasi is picturesquely situated on holy River Ganges. From time immemorial Varanasi is known to be great religious center. For Hindus it is most sacred places among pilgrimages. When you are on the banks of Ganges your soul will stir with the mantras and the hymns, you will feel purified with the visit to shrines

If you find some time after your shopping excursions you can fix your next day traveling to:

  • Sarnath
  • Daswamedh Ghat
  • Kashi Vishwanath Temple
  • Bharat Mata Temple
  • Durga Temple
  • Tulsi Manas Temple

Two days night stay will be in Varanasi.

Back to Delhi:

Relax and gather all your memories from the tour you had. Make sure you packed all your belongings well and take back wonderful stories to share.