|1-2||Delhi||Visit Qutub Minar, Humayun’s Tomb,Raj Ghat, JamaMasjid|
|3-4||Chittaugarh||Chittaurgarh Fort, Kirti stambh, Vijay Stambh|
|4-6||Udaipur||City Palace & Museum, Jagdish Temple, Boat ride on Lake Pichola|
|6-7||Ranakpur & Kumbhalgarh||Excursion to Nathwada & Eklingji Temple, Jain temples of Ranakpur, Kumbhalgarh Fort|
|7-8||Siana Village||Village Safari|
|8-10||Jaisalmer||Jaisalmer Fort, Various famous Havelis, Excursion to Sand Dunes with Camel Ride|
|10-11||Jodhpur||Mehrangarh Fort, Jaswant Thada, Chandelao|
|11-12||Pushkar||Visit a local school, Pushkar lake & Brahma Temple|
|12-13||Pachewar||Local Traditional Artisans at work, Ancient Step Well & Temple, Cookery lessons in local house|
|13-15||Jaipur||Amer Fort with elephant ride, City Palace, Observatory, Bollywood movie at famous Cinema theater|
|15-16||Agra||Fatehpur Sikri, Taj Mahal, Live Show – Mohabbat the Taj|
When To Go
Day 1 Arrive Delhi
Upon arrival traditional welcome & transfer to hotel. Overnight at hotel.
Day 2 Delhi – Chittaurgarh (By Overnight Train)
After breakfast at hotel start a combined city tour of old & New Delhi. Start from Red Fort (from outside) only. It is closed on Mondays) built in red sandstone, Constructed by Mughal Emperor Shahjahan, Jama Masjid, India’s largest mosque and visit famous bazaars of Chandni Chowk. Enjoy rickshaw ride in Chandni Chowk. Also visit Raj Ghat crimination site of Mahatma Gandhi-father of the nation. After visiting Old Delhi monuments visit India Gate built in memory of the soldiers who laid down their lives in the 1st World War drive past the Rashtrapathi Bhawan, Parliament House, the other government buildings also visit Sikh Shrine- Gurudwara Bangla Sahib, Humayun’s Tomb the mausoleum of emperor Humayun’s & Qutub Minar. Later in time transfer to Railway station to board on train Chetak Express (Dep: 1940 Arr: 0515hrs + 1). Overnight on the board.
Day 3 Arrive Chittaurgarh
Upon arrival, check into the hotel. (Early check-in subject to availability & wait at lobby till check-in time). Chittorgarh, also called Chittaur, from the 7th century to the 16th, was the capital of Mewar under the Rajputs. Chittaur evokes memories of great heroism and sacrifice by Rajput men and women in the intermittent battles that they had to fight against invaders from Northwest or Delhi.
Later in evening proceed to visit the half day city tour of Chittaurgarh Fort, Kirti Stambh, Vijay Stambh. Overnight at hotel.
Day 4 Chittaurgarh – Udaipur || 115 Kms / 2 hrs
After breakfast rest of the time free at leisure. Later check out & drive to Udaipur, situated in the state of Rajasthan, means the ‘City of Sunrise’ has manifold attractions like imposing marble palaces, enchanting cool lakes, luxurious green gardens, and old temples. It has so many lakes and palaces that it is often called as the ‘City of Lakes and Palaces’. Upon arrival, check into hotel. Overnight at hotel.
Day 5 Udaipur
Morning after Breakfast half-day city tour to visit Jagdish Temple, Maharana Jagat Singh built the Jagdish temple, which is in the centre of the old town and to the north of city palace, in 1651. This temple is dedicated to God Vishnu and has a shrine with a black stone image of lord Vishnu as Jagannath (Lord of the universe)., City palace & Museums and Saheliyon ki Bari or Garden of the Maids of Honour, is in the north of the city. In the evening around 1730 hrs; enjoy the boat ride at Lake Pichola. Overnight at hotel.
Day 6 Udaipur – Ranakpur – Kumbhalgarh || 105 Kms / 2 hrs
After breakfast proceed for an excursion to Nathdwara & Eklingi Temple. Later check out & drive to Kumbhalgarh enroute visiting Rankapur Jain Temples. Later continue on to Kumbhalgarh. Kumbhalgarh is a Mewar fortress in the Rajsamand district of Rajasthan in Western India. Built during the course of the 15th century by Rana Kumbha, and enlarged through the 19th century, Kumbhalgarh is also the birthplace of Maharana Pratap, the great king and warrior of Mewar. Upon arrival, check into the hotel. Overnight at the hotel
Day 7 Kumbhalgarh – Siana || 155 Kms / 3 Hrs
After breakfast proceed to visit Kumbhalgarh Fort & Badal Mahal. Later check out & drive to Siana. Siana – is a small hamlet situated in south west Rajasthan, bordering the great Thar desert. The terrain here is a unique mixture of Aravalli hills bordered by sand dunes and agricultural lands. The run-off from these hills has created picturesque ravines in these dunes and has carried this sand into neighbouring countryside making this area perfect for riding. Upon arrival, check into the hotel. In evening have a village safari to visit local area. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 8Siana – Jaisalmer || 330 Kms / 6.3 hrs
After breakfast proceed to visit country side of city. Later check out & drive to Jaisalmer. Jaisalmer – is named after its founder Maharawal Jaisal Singh, a Rajput king in 1156 AD. “Jaisalmer” means “the Hill Fort of Jaisal”. Jaisalmer is sometimes called the “Golden City of India” because the yellow sand and the yellow sandstone used in every architecture of the city gives a yellowish-golden tinge to the city and its surrounding area. Overnight at the hotel.
Morning after breakfast half-day city tour to visit Jaisalmer Fort, Havelis (Patwon-ki-Haveli, Salim Singh-ki-Haveli), Gadi Sagar & Museum. Afternoon return back to hotel & around 1600 Hrs again start Excursion to Sam Sand Dunes where you will enjoy an hour Camel Ride to see the sun set, return back to hotel. Overnight at hotel.
Day 10Jaisalmer – Osian – Jodhpur || 290 Kms / 5 hrs
Morning after Breakfast at hotel drive to Jodhpur enroute visiting Osiyan. Later continue on to Jodhpur city at the edge of the Thar desert was once the capital of the Marwar state. It was founded in 1459 A.D. by Rao Jodha-chief of the Rathore clan of Rajput. In Jodhpur; the genius of its sculptors comes to life in its exquisite palaces, forts, temples and Havelis, which stand as a testimony to the imperial grandeur, upon arrival check into hotel. Later in evening contact palmist at Mehrangarh fort knowing about your future. Overnight at hotel.
Day 11Jodhopur – Chandelao – Pushkar || 220 Kms / 4 Hrs
After breakfast proceed for half day city tour to visit the majestic Mehrangarh fort museum. The Mehrangarh fort has been the stronghold of the Rathore princes from 1453AD. We see the superb collection of paintings and arms and ammunitions. The view of the city from the rampart walls is breath taking. Later visit Jaswant Thada. Later check out & drive Pushkar enroute visiting Chandelao – Experience the “real” India with a visit to Chandelao Garh. Only 40 km from bustling Jodhpur this highly rated hotel will enfold you in a different world – the world of the rulers of Rajasthan in a traditional village. Later continue on to Pushkar. Upon arrival, check into the hotel. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 12Pushkar – Pachewar || 120Kms /2 hrs
After breakfast visit to a school & see how the education system prevails in India. Later proceed to visit Pushkar Lake & Brahma Temple. Later check out & drive to Pachewar. Upon arrival, check into the hotel. Later proceed to visit Todarai Singh (Small Town) – This small town is 50 kms from Pachewar where one can see ancient Step wells and temples with beautiful carving can be visited by Jeeps or cars. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 13Pachewar – Jaipur || 90Kms /1.5hrs
After breakfast explore Pachewar village & also visit lake which attracts many birds, cenotaphs, blue pottery kiln, metal toy makers and interesting surroundings. It is a treat to go for a walk through the village, seeing some traditional artisans at work. Here, you will get to see the timeless skills of village craftsmen and watch people going about their daily lives.
The houses in Pachewar are mud-plastered and are decorated with white lime paste. Inside is the informal courtyard which is the centre of the family activity. Family elders may be relaxing on the low cotton woven cots, while women are busy at some work and the children run in and out of the home. This is the quintessential picture of a rural home in India.
You could also enjoy a cookery lesson in one of the local houses, and learn how to really make the most of Indian spices.
Later check out & drive to Jaipur, the vibrant capital of Rajasthan is popularly known as ‘The Pink City’ for the colour of the buildings in its wonderful old city. This Buzzing metropolis is certainly a place of wild contrasts and is a feast for the eyes. Upon arrival, check-in at hotel. Rest of the time free at leisure. Overnight at hotel.
Morning after Breakfast visit Amer Fort & enjoy ride on a caparisoned elephant up to the Amber Fort established in the 16th century by Raja Man Singh of the Kachwaha dynasty. Within the Amber Fort are ornate palaces, courts, stairways, pillared pavilions & palaces & drive past the stunning artistry of the five-story façade of the Hawa Mahal. Afternoon visit the City Palace, the museum houses textiles, arms, carpets, paintings and manuscripts and other artistic paraphernalia & Astronomical observatory, built by Maharaja Jai Singh the founder of Jaipur, also visit Observatory & pass through Hawa Mahal (Palace of Winds). Later in evening explore old pink city market by Rickshaw or experience Bollywood movie at Raj Mandir Theater. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 15Jaipur – Fatehpur Sikri – Agra || 235 Kms / 6 hrs
Morning after breakfast drive to Agra enroute visiting Abhaneri Step well & Fatehpur Sikri, constructed by Akbar in 1569 to honor Sufi saint Salim Chisti. Akbar’s court occupied this city till it was abandoned due to non-availability of water but still in a state of perfect preservation. Continue on to Agra. Upon arrival, check into hotel. In evening witness “live show “Mohabbat the Taj (Replica of Taj)” will showcase the true & immortal love of Shah-e-Mahan for his beloved wife, Mumtaj Mahal; through exciting and innovative presentation of a song and drama. Overnight at hotel.
Day 16Agra – Delhi || 203 Kms / 4 Hrs || Delhi – Departure
After breakfast half day city tour of Agra visiting world famous Taj Mahal- (closed on Fridays) built by Mughal emperor Shahjahan in the memory of his beautiful wife Mumtaj. Continue onto Agra Fort-built by Mughal emperor Akbar to commemorate his victory in war. Later check out & drive Delhi. Upon arrival, directly drive to International Airport to connect flight for onward destination. (DEPARTURE)
Note: The driving hours given above from one city to another are based on the normal conditions of the roads and may vary. Any break for Food / Tea / Toilets / Sightseeing on the way will take extra time than the above given hours.
Tour cost for SUMMER 2017 on per person basis:
All below mentioned cost is in USD, Inclusive of all applicable taxes, nett payable to us & valid from 01 June 2017 till 30 September 2017 (All our services should finish on 30 September 2017).
|No. of Pax||Tour cost on THREE STAR||Tour cost on FOUR STAR||Tour cost on FIVE STAR||Supplement for local guide||Supplement for entrance fee|
|02 Pax||USD 927||USD 1054||USD 1067||USD 187||USD 152|
|03 Pax||USD 860||USD 986||USD 1000||USD 125||USD 152|
|04 Pax||USD 779||USD 907||USD 920||USD 94||USD 152|
|05 – 06 Pax||USD 833||USD 961||USD 974||USD 96||USD 152|
|07 – 08 Pax||USD 726||USD 854||USD 867||USD 60||USD 152|
|Single room Supplement||USD 326||USD 435||USD 490||-NA-||-NA-|
Tour cost for WINTER 2017 – 18 on per person basis:
All below mentioned cost is in USD, Inclusive of all applicable taxes, nett payable to us & valid from 01 October 2017 till 31 March 2018 (Except peak period i.e. 20 Dec 2017 till 10 Jan 2018).
|No. of Pax||Tour cost on THREE STAR||Tour cost on FOUR STAR||Tour cost on FIVE STAR||Supplement for local guide||Supplement for entrance fee|
|02 Pax||USD 1100||USD 1306||USD 1474||USD 221||USD 156|
|03 Pax||USD 1029||USD 1235||USD 1403||USD 148||USD 156|
|04 Pax||USD 944||USD 1150||USD 1318||USD 110||USD 156|
|05 – 06 Pax||USD 1001||USD 1207||USD 1374||USD 114||USD 156|
|07 – 08 Pax||USD 888||USD 1094||USD 1262||USD 71||USD 156|
|Single room Supplement||USD 475||USD 682||USD 855||-NA-||-NA-|
|Delhi – Chittaurgarh||Dehradun Express||2155 / 1135+1||2T A/C Sleeper|
*** Above Train Schedule are as on date & subject to change.
Above tour cost includes:
- - Accommodation on twin/double share on BB basis for 14 nights /16 day + 01 Night in Train as per the program.
- - All arrival/ departure transfers and all surface arrangements by Ac Tata Indigo for 02 Pax, Toyota Innova for 03 – 04 Pax and Tempo Traveler for 05 to 08 Pax as per the itinerary above.
- - Train fare from Delhi to Chittaurgarh in 2Tier A/C Sleeper.
- - Boat Ride at Lake Pichola in Udaipur.
- - Jeep Safari at Kumbalgarh.
- - Camel Safari at Jaisalmer to visit Sand Dunes
- - Lunch at Osian Village
- - Palmist in Jodhpur
- - Cooking Class in Pachewar
- - Elephant ride at Amber Fort in Jaipur
- - Village Safari during stay at Siana
- - Mohabbat the Taj show in Agra
- - Battery bus-ride in Agra (from parking to Taj Mahal).
- - Bollywood Movie Ticket in Jaipur
- - Rickshaw ride in Chandni Chowk in Old Delhi.
- - All present applicable taxes.
Above mentioned supplement for local includes:
- - English speaking local guide during city tour in Delhi, Chittorgarh, Udaipur, Ranakpur, Jaisalmer, Jodhpur, Pushkar, Jaipur Agra as per program.
Above mentioned supplement for entrance fee includes:
- - Entrance fees at following monuments for one visit only:
|Delhi||Qutub Minar and Humayun’s Tomb|
|Udaipur||City Palace, Jagdish Temple and Saheliyon Ki Bari|
|Jodhpur||Mehrangarh Fort & Jaswant Thada|
|Jaisalmer||Fort, Jain Temple, Havelis & Gadi Sagar|
|Jodhpur||Mehrangarh Fort, Jaswant Thada, Clock Tower|
|Pushkar||Brahma Temple and Holly Lake|
|Jaipur||Amber fort, City Palace, Hawa Mahal and Observatory|
|Agra||Taj Mahal (closed on Friday) and Agra fort|
Above cost does not include:
- All Airfares quoted separately.
- Any airport taxes or Visa fee.
- Personal nature Expenses i.e. Telephone calls, Laundry, meals, soft / harddrinks, tipping etc.
- Camera Fee at monuments.
- All supplement quoted separately.
- Any Porterage services at Apt/ Rly Stn.
- Any other item not mentioned above.
Accommodation would be in below mentioned Hotels or Similar:
|CITY||3* Hotels||4* Hotels||5* Hotels|
|Delhi||Africa Avenue||The Suryaa||Oberoi Maidens|
|Chittorgarh||Bassi Fort||Bassi Fortz||Bassi Fort|
|Udaipur||Ram Paratap Palace||Udai Kothi||Radisson Blu|
|Kumbalgarh||The Aodhi Hotel||The Aodhi Hotel||The Aodhi Hotel|
|Siana||Siana Cottage||Siana Cottage||Siana Cottage|
|Jaisalmer||Heritage Inn||Fort Rajwada||Brys Fort|
|Jodhpur||Karni Bhawan||Ranbanka Palace||Ajit Bhawan Palace|
|Pushkar||Gulab Niwas||Jagat Palace||Pushkar Palace|
|Pachewar||Pachewar Garh||Pachewar Garh||Pachewar Garh|
|Jaipur||Paradise Hotel||Shahpura House||ITC Sheraton|
|Agra||The Grand||Mansingh Palace||Radisson Blue|
Terms & Conditions:
All correspondence respect to Tours/Travel Services and bookings should be addressed to Travel Spirit International Pvt. Ltd. or you local tour operator in your country.
Most of the Trip prices do not include the following:
• Personal travel insurance both Emergency medical and evacuation
• Visa, passport and vaccination charges
• International flight to/from India and to our destinations of operation, and departure airport taxes to the respective countries.
• Laundry, postage, Personal clothing (unless provided in itinerary), medical expense and items of a personal nature
• Emergency evacuation and/or searches, and
• Not mentioned in the itinerary.
• Tips and excess baggage charge
- - To make online booking one has to pay the mandatory token advance of USD 200 and once the Token advance is paid you will get the receipt of such amount and then booking stands confirmed. Kindly note that due to any reason if the hotels mentioned are sold out the equivalent standard alternate hotel will be booked.
- - Upon receipt of booking we would require your international flight details & dates of arrival & departure in India.
- - We would require payment 3 weeks prior to your travel in our account. The bank details are as follows.
Please find below our bank accounts for making payment. For foreign currency:
|AccountName||Travel Spirit International Pvt. Ltd.|
|AccountNo.||0 0 0 0 1 8 6 2 9 3 5 0 0 1 9|
|SwiftCode||D E U T I N B B P B C|
|BankAddress||28 KG Marg, ECE House, New Delhi-110024|
• You must carry proof of insurance (e.g. your insurance certificate) with you on the holiday; if you cannot provide this at the start of the holiday, you will be required to take out a suitable policy at that time. If this is not done or impossible for practical reasons, then you will not be allowed to continue with your trip and will not be entitled to any refund for services not provide.
Cancellation / No Show / Early Departure:
In case of cancellation of tour due to any avoidable/unavoidable reason/s. We must be informed in advance in writing. Cancellation charges would be effective from the date we receive in writing and cancellation charges would be as follows:
• 45 days & prior to arrival – 10% of the total tour cost.
• 44 days to 30 days prior to arrival – 25% of the total tour cost
• 29 days to 21 days prior to arrival – 50% of the total tour cost
• 19 days to 15 days prior to arrival – 75% of the total tour cost
• 14 days & less, prior to arrival or no show and early departures – NO REFUND
No refund for unused/unutilized services. However, please note that the refund process may take 2 – 4 weeks due to banking procedures. If the refund is made to the credit card account OR to Bank account, the bank charges would be debited from the refund amount.
Arrival and Departure Policy:
Check-In Timings: 1200 – 1500 Hours
Early arrival is subject to availability. For guaranteed early check-in, reservation needs to be made starting from the previous night.
Check-Out Timings: 1000 – 1200 Hours
Late check-outs are available on request and subject to availability / Payment
Extra Usage of Vehicle:
Please note that the cost of extra usage of vehicle (cars/coaches with the driver) is not included in the services and hence extra usage of Vehicle after transfer or after sightseeing is not allowed until unless it is mentioned in the detailed itinerary/services.