Seafarer Special Tour

13 Nights / 14 Days

Travelling through Rajasthan is like walking through a kaleidoscope. Everywhere you look, colours dance before your eyes – from saris drying on riverbeds to the sunsets of Udaipur, from the spice market in Jodhpur to the white marble of the Taj Mahal. Uncover the secrets of romantic Rajasthan on this 15-day tour of the colourful Indian state. Marvel at the rampart views from Jodphur’s Meherangarh Fort, enjoy a safari in Ranthambore National Park, and then soak in the relaxed atmosphere of Udaipur. Your expert Manager himself a Seafarers will take care of the everything you can imagine – Our travel days are well-paced and include private transport, so you’ll hit the sights refreshed. Be prepared to fall in love with Rajasthan,India.

Destination Covered: Jaipur - Ranthambore National Park - Agra - Jodhpur- Osian –Udaipur - Jojawar - Pushkar - Jaipur

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    Arrival at Jaipur

    On arrival in Jaipur, India, which will be received by the Our Company representative at the airport.. Then you will be transferred to a hotel. After relaxing for a while in the hotel, which is established for a tour of Jaipur. There are many attractions to visit in Jaipur. Proceed to visit the City Palace. Also visit Chandra Mahal, Shri Govind Deo Ji Temple and the City Palace Museum that has the private collection of Jaipur Maharajas. Next, visit Jantar Mantar. Return to hotel. Stay overnight in the comfort of your hotel in Jaipur.

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    Jaipur

    After breakfast, proceed to visit the Amber Fort, located 11 kilometers away from Jaipur. Enroute, visit the Hawa Mahal. Ride an elephant to reach the gates of the fort. Thereafter visit Nahargarh Fort, Jaigarh Fort , City icon for centuries and take a spectacular view of city

    In the afternoon, take a walk through the colorful Jaipur bazaar and visit a factory to see the famous block printing work, which is one of Jaipur’s specialties. In the evening, drive through the new city of Jaipur and visit Laxmi Narayan Mandir – a temple built in white marble. A visit Jaipur wouldn't be complete without checking out a Bollywood film in the spectacular Art Deco film house — the Raj Mandir Cinema. Return to your hotel for a comfortable overnight stay.

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    Jaipur/Ranthambore National Park

    In the morning, have breakfast. Thereafter check-out of your hotel and drive to Jodhpur. After arriving at the hotel. Cool off and relax for some time in the hotel. Next, state the sightseeing tour of Jodhpur. This city is a popular tourist destination. The city has many palaces and forts. You get to see the magnificent Mehrangarh Fort and Jaswant Thada. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.

    Ranthambore Fort Sunset Visit

    Ranthambore was once the private hunting grounds of the Maharaja of Jaipur, and its rich heritage manifests itself in its many chhatris, forts, and hunting lodges that give the park its heritage status. Walk through the ruins of the old fort and take in views of the park, stopping to enjoy the sunset.

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    Ranthambore National Park

    Enjoy an included safari in the park this morning and search for tigers. This afternoon, opt for another safari or sit back and relax. Today's safari is in a common canter. The canters are open top vehicles that seat 24, and typically your group will be sharing the canter with other visitors to the park. Tonight's accommodation is outside of the national park.

    Ranthambore National Park Safari

    Ranthambore National Park is one of the original Project Tiger Reserves. Travel through the park with its lakes, scrublands, and ruined palaces, as well as abundant wildlife including deer, birds, and monkeys. If we are lucky, we may even see one of the resident tigers.

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    Ranthambore National Park/Agra

    Continue on to Agra, visiting the impressive Abhaneri stepwell en route.

    Abhaneri Stepwell Visit

    Walk around the amazing Chand Baori, a tenth century water tank that's an impressive 6.1m (20 ft) deep. Learn about ancient Indian environmentalism—a "baori" is a unique Indian invention for harvesting rainwater.

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    Agra/Jaipur

    Visit India’s most famous landmark, the Taj Mahal. Start out before sunrise for the best light in which to see this white marble masterpiece. In Agra, ride one of the ubiquitous cycle rickshaws to visit the Agra Fort. In the afternoon, travel to Delhi and opt to explore some of the city's fascinating monuments and museums with free time.

    Taj Mahal Visit

    Cross one off your bucket list as you visit one of the Seven Wonders of the World. Explore the gorgeous white marble mausoleum, built by the Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan as a testament of his love for his favorite wife, Mumtaz Mahal.

    Agra Fort Guided Tour

    Enjoy a guided tour of this palatial Mughal fort made of red sandstone and white marble. One of the most important battles of the Indian rebellion of 1857 happened at this fort, which caused the end of the British East India Company's rule in India. In the evening, head to the train station for an overnight train to Jodhpur.

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    Jodhpur

    Arrive early at Jodhpur, the second largest city in Rajasthan. Jodhpur is sometimes called the “Blue City” for the vast number of houses here that are painted blue.

    Visit the Mehrangarh Fort then wander around the old city and markets. Take a short climb to the top of a hill on the outskirts of the city to reach the Mehrangarh Fort, one of the largest forts in India. Wander around the Old City, with its clock tower and Sadar Bazaar, one of the oldest markets in India. Opt to head further afield and visit a Bishnoi tribal village.

    Mehrangarh Fort Visit

    Visit this breathtakingly beautiful fort located at the top of a cliff, which offers a stunning view of the "Blue City" of Jodhpur below. Learn about the many battles fought there and get a sense of what it was like to be Rajasthani royalty by visiting its well-stocked museum.

    Sadar Bazaar

    Wander through the market of Sadar Bazaar and pick up some of the wonderful handicrafts and gorgeous antiques Jodhpur is famous for. Glass bangles, cutlery, carpets, and products made of marble are some of the most popular items you can find here.

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    Jodhpur- Osian

    In the morning, have breakfast. Thereafter check-out of your hotel and drive to Osian. Indulge in this amazing place “Osian”, Rajasthan and get a chance to see the colors of authentic Rajasthani culture. Get welcomed with 'Tika and Aarti' and sit around the bonfire as you enjoy the Rajasthani folk music and dance in the sea of sand dunes. Relish a delicious buffet of authentic Rajasthani cuisine while you relax and enjoy the dances performances.

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    Osian /Udaipur

    In the evening, attend a Rajasthani Cultural show at the Bagore-ki-Haveli Folk Museum on Gangaur Ghat. A haveli is a private mansion and this particular one has been converted into a folk museum, displaying costumes and modern art. The palace, with over 100 rooms, is on the waterfront at the Gangaur Ghat. Enjoy a cultural show here and learn more about the local customs Continue on to Udaipur and take an orientation walk including a visit to Lake Pichola.

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    Udaipur

    Visit the City Palace and Jagdish temple before enjoying free time to explore. Opt to journey out to the hilltop Monsoon Palace, the summer resort of the Maharajas. Sitting atop a hill with a panoramic view of the city’s lakes, it a great place to watch the sunset. Visit Rajasthan's largest palace to get a sense of how royalty lived. Take in the view from one of its many intricately-decorated balconies, with one side facing the stunning Lake Palace.

    Jagdish Temple Visit

    Visit the intricately-carved Jagdish Temple, which pays homage to Vishnu, the Hindu god of preservation. Make sure to take a peek at the black stoned image of Vishnu that's housed inside the shrine.

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    Udaipur/Jojawar

    Travel to Jojawar and take an orientation walk of the village. This is rural Rajasthan at its best. Undiscovered by most travellers, explore this small village by foot and gain some insight into the life of the people in this part of rural India. Travel by a vintage car or train safari with locals through the surrounding hills.

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    Jojawar/Pushkar

    Travel to Pushkar. Take an orientation walk and visit the Brahma Temple before taking a sunset camel ride. Travel through Ajmer and over Snake Mountain. Take an orientation walk around Pushkar, including the lake and ghats and also the 14th-century Brahma Temple. Pushkar is famous for the Brahma Temple, making it one of the holiest Hindu pilgrimage sites in the world.

    Brahma Temple Visit

    Visit the world's only temple dedicated to Brahma, the Hindu god of creation, which draws pilgrims from all over India and around the world.

    Sunset Camel Ride

    Ride a camel out into the desert to watch the sunset over the sand dunes, just like the locals do.

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    Pushkar

    Enjoy the sunrise at Savitri Temple. Enjoy some free time: take the afternoon to explore the ghats and town at leisure.

    Savitri Temple Climb

    Climb a hilltop to get to this temple honoring Savitri, the wife of the Hindu god, Brahma. Witness a gorgeous sunrise over this holy place while drinking a warm cup of chai.

    Take the day to get to know Pushkar. Opt to explore the many temples or simply wander through the city.

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    Pushkar/Jaipur

    In the morning, have breakfast. Thereafter check-out of your hotel and drive to Jaipur Airport / Train Station for your Home Destination. If time permits travel to Jaipur and take an afternoon orientation of the city. This walled-avenue city is one of the most important heritage cities in India, and home to the Hawa Mahal, or "Palace of the Winds". The fascinating Rajasthan Tour is over, but the great memories will last for long.

INCLUSION

  • Welcome celebration in traditional way Tikka and garland with flower of bouquet
  • Pickup and Drop facility
  • Deluxe hotel accommodations on double / twin sharing basis in all places with AC, hot water
  • Welcome Drink On Arrival
  • All Transfers and Sightseeing throughout the tour by an Air Conditioned vehicle ( Bus /Car) with English Speaking Driver.
  • Best of cuisine (Breakfasts, lunch & dinners), mineral water all included
  • Services of qualified English Speaking Guide for Local Sightseeing tour
  • Evening Tea/Coffee & Snacks
  • Elephant Ride/Camel Safari( 2 pax on each camel)
  • Puppet show/cultural program
  • Best of Tented Accommodation with all modern amenities during camping
  • Barbeque Dinner and drinks with Camp fire/bonfire in Desert sand dunes camping
  • Rajasthani Dinner at Desert Camp
  • Kalbeliya Dance Program /Folk Dance and musical evening/night entertainment
  • Complete tour Photography with copy to everyone
  • Laundry services on request
  • Driver Accommodation and Food
  • Medical assistance (only first aid)
  • 24X7 Wi-Fi and Complete tour assisted
  • Availability of first-aid kit, fire extinguisher and Ice box in each vehicle
  • All road taxes, toll taxes, parking fees & driver allowances, camera fees at monuments, Forts, Museums, heritage entry fee, Portages, Tips included
  • And finally the Departure ceremony with lots of mesmerizing memories.

EXCLUSION

  • International/Domestic Airfare/Visa Fees
  • Travel Insurance
  • Any items of a personal nature or not shown in Cost