Looking for a route idea to complete your trip to India? How about going on a Rajasthan tour to discover the Maharajah's palaces and discover the Bengal tigers in Ranthambhore National Park? Accompanied by travel agency in India, you will enjoy an exceptional trip combining culture and wildlife
Arrival in Delhi
Our travel agency in India will take care of you upon arrival at Delhi International Airport. You will enjoy a traditional welcome and will receive your collar before being transferred to your hotel in a comfortable vehicle.
Delhi – Mandawa (270km/6h)
After breakfast, meet with your local guide in India to visit New Delhi and Old Delhi. You will discover the Qutub minaret, the gate of India and the presidential palace. In the afternoon, you will drive to the region of Mandawa famous for its Havelis. They are dwellings painted with mural frescoes. Once at your destination, you will be transferred to your hotel. Night at the hotel.
Mandawa – Bikaner (190km/3h30)
After breakfast, you explore the village of Mandawa which has a rich architectural heritage. Then head towards Bikaner in the Thar desert to continue your tailor-made trip to India. Lunch. In the afternoon, you will discover Junagarh fort also called "Old Fort". It is an imposing monument of the Mughal era, with temples and palaces built from red sandstone and marble. Its main courtyard includes a basin and kiosk in Carrara marble that bring a touch of hedonism to the site. Night at the hotel.
Bikaner – Pushkar (240km/4h30)
The fourth day of your trip to Rajasthan will begin with a breakfast before heading to one of the Hindu holy cities: Pushkar. On the way, you will stop at Deshnok to visit the Rat Temple. Arrived at Pushkar. Check in the hotel. In the afternoon, you will visit the temple of Brahma and the sacred lake. After which you will have free time to stroll in the bustling Pushkar bazaar. Night at the hotel.
Pushkar – Jaipur (150km/3h)
After breakfast, you will go to Jaipur, the historic capital of Rajasthan nicknamed "Pink City". This nickname comes from the sandstone color used for its buildings. Arrived in Jaipur. Check in the hotel. At the end of the afternoon, you will cycle through the city for an exceptional trip. Along this ride, you will meet taxi, bike, elephants and cows in the streets. It will be an unforgettable experience for you during your trip to India. In the evening, you will have the opportunity to visit a jewelry workshop. What to fill the passionate. This workshop offers an assortment of jewelry ranging from simple rings to precious stones necklaces. Night at the hotel.
Jaipur – Amber Fort – Jaipur
On the 6th day of your budget India tour, after breakfast, you visit Amber Fort. We will propose you to go on the back of elephants for an incomparable adventure. On site, different attractions such as the Sun Gate, the Ganesh Gate, and the Suhag Mandir Gallery are waiting for you. The return will be by 4x4 until the bus parking. In the late morning, you will make a jump in a saris shop where you can try and why not get some? After that, you will have lunch at a local restaurant. In the afternoon, you will continue to visit Jaipur. You will start with the City Palace, then the Maharajah Palace before making a detour to the Jantar Mantar, an astronomical observatory. Night at the hotel.
Jaipur – Ranthambhore (200km/4h)
After breakfast, you will visit Ranthambhore National Park. It is a true sanctuary of nature founded under the "Project Tiger". It aims to preserve the last tigers in India, but not only The park also aims to protect and conserve other wildlife and impressive Indian landscapes. Arrived at your destination, you will be transferred to luxury accommodation located near the park for a luxury and exceptional trip to India. Then you will do your first safari in the park. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
This 8th day of your trip to India will be dedicated to the exploration of Ranthambhore National Park. But there will be two safaris. One in the morning, the other in the afternoon. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
Ranthambhore – Fatehpur Sikri – Agra (270km/6h)
After breakfast at the hotel, you will leave for Agra. The road crosses the city of Fatehpur-Sikri where you will make a stop. Former imperial capital of the Mughal Empire, it is an agglomeration of architectural and artistic wealth. His visit is an opportunity to see palaces of all kinds, mosques, courtyards with ponds, pavilions, etc. Arrived in Agra, Check in the hotel. Then you will have breakfast. Agra is also an architectural and artistic destination. These main attractions include the Red Fort and the Taj Mahal. The afternoon of this 9th day of travel in India, you will make the first visit of Agra by the discovery of the Red Fort. Overlooking the Yamuna River, this site gathers palaces of white marble and red sandstone, courtrooms, mosques, gardens, etc. For a bit of history, the Red Fort was created under the reign of Akbar in imperial Mughal style. It was there that Shah Jahan was imprisoned by his son. From his cell, he could look at the Taj Mahal where his late wife Mumtaz Mahal is eternally buried. After this visit, you will enjoy an Indian carriage ride before going to a local restaurant for dinner. Night at the hotel.
Agra – Delhi (250km/5h) – Départ
For this last day of your tour in India, you will continue the exploration of Agra by visiting the Taj Mahal. It is a bright mausoleum of white marble that perfectly represents Hindo-Muslim art in the Mughal dynasty. If for many, he is the 8th wonder of the world. In India, it is a real national emblem. After this visit, you will leave Agra to the north to reach Delhi. Check inthe hotel, then free day. Take the opportunity to discover one last time the beauty and treasures of the city of Delhi (Qutub Minar, India Gate, Sikh Temple, etc.). In the evening, after a farewell dinner, you will be transferred to the Delhi International Airport to catch the plane that will take you back to France. End of our services.