Gujarat-Rajasthan is a heady cocktail of many pleasant experiences. You make a tour of two of the most colorful states of the country and get to pick some of the best travel experiences. Both Gujarat and Rajasthan are dotted with innumerable tourist spots which rival each other in terms of beauty, magnificence and exoticness. Embarking on a Gujarat-Rajasthan tour will let you relish some of the rare contrasting flavor that a tour could give you. So, pack your bags & set out right away!
|Tour Name||Gujarat and Rajasthan Tour|
|Tour Duration||19 Days & 18 Nights|
|Destinations covered||Delhi – Agra – Jaipur – Jaisalmer – Jodhpur – Udaipur – Ahmedabad – Palitana – Diu – Somnath – Bhuj|
|Tour Price||49,600/- Per Person|
Day: 01 Arrival Delhi
Upon your arrival at Delhi railway station/airport, you are greeted by our tour representative who escorts you to your hotel. Relax for some time and then set out for a sightseeing tour of Old as well as New Delhi. The places you visit are Humayun Tomb, Jama Masjid, Shanti Van, Red Fort, India Gate and President’s House. Back to hotel for dinner & night stay.
Day: 02 Delhi-Agra; 232 kms, a drive of 3 and 1/2 hrs approx
Next day, after breakfast we leave for Agra. On reaching, we straightaway proceed for a city tour of Agra. The places covered are the ‘Poetry in Stone-Taj Mahal’, Sikandra fort, Agra fort, Itmad-ud-Daulah’s tomb. Your visit to Taj Mahal will indeed be an unforgettable, standalone experience. This world famed monument was built by Emperor Shah Jahan in order to commemorate the love for his wife Mumtaz Mahal. Once we are done with the Agra sightseeing, we check into our hotel at Agra for dinner and night stay.
Day: 03 Agra- Jaipur; 238 kms, a drive of 4 hrs approx
Next day we leave for Jaipur en route Akbar’s city Fatehpur Sikri. Jaipur is often referred to as ‘Gateway to Rajasthan’ as it is positioned just at the periphery of the Thar Desert which is the Great Indian Desert. Jaipur is also referred to as ‘Pink city’ because most buildings here ‘pink’ in color as per the Rajput norms of hospitality. On reaching Jaipur, we check into hotel and rest for the night.
Day: 04 Jaipur
Next day is given entirely to a city tour of Jaipur. After breakfast, we set out to visit places like Jantar Mantar, Amber Fort, and City Palace. These magnificent palatial monuments stand as relics of the royal Rajputana culture & era. Later on, we visit the Jaipur flea markets to pick souvenirs for our loved ones. Back to hotel for dinner & night stay.
Day: 05 Jaipur-Pushkar; 145 kms, a drive of 2 and 1/2 hrs
Next day, we leave for Pushkar, a holy town in Rajasthan’s Ajmer district. Pushkar is known for divine lake; the Pushkar lake, the waters of which are said to have the power to absolve sins and heal all diseases. Lord Brahma is believed to have created this lake as per the Puranas. Puskar is also well known for the famous Pushkar fair that pulls thousands of tourists and tribal people from far and wide. Take a holy dip into the Pushkar Lake and check into hotel at Pushkar for dinner and night stay.
Day: 06 Pushkar-Bikaner 256 kms, a drive of 4 hrs approx
Next day, early morning we depart for Bikaner and on the way the sceneries you get to see reflect the quintessence of Rajasthan. The scenery often consists in camel caravans, clusters of thorny bushes here and there, nomads, shepherds and sheep flocks. On reaching Bikaner, check into the hotel and then proceed for a sightseeing of Bikaner during which you visit places like Junagadh fort, Deshnok Rat temple. Back to hotel for dinner and night stay.
Day: 07 Bikaner-Jaisalmer; 330 kms, a drive of 5 hrs approx
Next day after breakfast we leave for Jaisalmer; a gorgeous city and last of Rajasthan’s princely bastions situated amid the Thar Desert. On reaching check into hotel and proceed for a city tour visiting places like Jaisalmer Jain temple, Jaisalmer fort. Back to hotel for dinner and night stay.
Day: 08 Jaisalmer
Day 8 of the tour is given entirely to Jaisalmer desert safari in which you ride on camel backs to go into the desert land which consists of vast undulating stretches of golden sand and sand dunes. The experience is ecstatic, adventurous and one of a kind indeed. Enjoy the panoramic beauty of the setting sun across the sandy stretches and go back to hotel with an enlivened spirit.
Day: 09 Jaisalmer- Jodhpur; 286 kms; a drive of 4 and 1/2 hrs approx
Next day, we hit the road for Jodhpur, one of Rajasthan’s most exotic princely states. On reaching, check into hotel; rest and relax for some time and later set out to visit the places like Jaswant Thada, Mahamandir and Mehrangarh fort. Back to hotel for dinner and night stay.
Day: 10 Jodhpur-Udaipur; 258 kms, a drive of 4 and 1/2 hrs approx
On the morning of Day 10, we depart for Udaipur en route Ranakpur where we halt for some time to pay a visit to the famous Jain Temples of Ranakpur soon after which we drive down straight to Udaipur, the romantic ‘city of lakes’ and check into the hotel. Stay overnight at the hotel.
Day: 11 Udaipur
Next day after breakfast, we set out for Udaipur sightseeing and visit places like City palace, Pratap memorial, Sahelion-ki-Bari, Lake Pichola, Fateh Sagar, Jagdish temple. Back to hotel for dinner and night stay.
Day: 12 Udaipur – Ahmedabad; 262 kms, a drive of 4 hrs approx
Today early morning, we leave for Ahmedabad. On reaching check into hotel and later on set out to visit places like Sabarmati ashram, Ahmed Shah mosque, Jama Masjid, Bibi ka Masjid, Sidi Saiyyed Mosque. Each of these monuments is magnificent in their own ways and reflect an Indo-Saracenic architectural pattern. Back to hotel for dinner and night stay.
Day: 13 Ahmedabad- Palitana; 210 kms, a drive of 4 hrs approx
Next morning we depart for Palitana. On reaching check into hotel and rest and relax for the rest of the day. Night stay at hotel.
Day: 14 Palitana- Diu; 166 kms, a drive of 3 and 1/2 hrs
Today after breakfast we trek uphill to the summit of Shatrunjaya Hill only to astound ourselves with the sight of the marvelous Palitana Jain Temples known for their ornate architecture and staunch decorum. Later during the day, we depart for Diu, a once-upon-a-time Portuguese township with a quaint old world charm. On reaching, check into hotel for dinner and night stay.
Day: 15 Diu- Somnath – Sasan Gir
Next day, after breakfast we go out on a sightseeing of Diu during which we visit places like Diu fort, St Paul’s Church, Nagao beach. Later during the day we depart for Sasan en route Somnath where we visit the famous Lord Shiva temple of Somnath after which we drive down straight to Sasan and check into hotel/forest rest house. Overnight at hotel/rest house.
Day: 16 Sasan Gir – Gondal; 1529 kms, a drive of 26 hrs approx
Today early morning we set out for wildlife safari tour of Gir National Park where the very rare Asiatic lions are safely preserved. During the safari tour you could spot many other wild animals like blackbuck, antelope, hyena, fox etc. later during the day, we leave for Gondal. This will be an overnight journey to Gondal.
Day: 17 Gondal- Bhuj; 295 kms, a drive of 4 and 1/2 hrs approx
Next day after breakfast, we head for Bhuj also referred to as the ‘Gateway to Kutch’. The colorful culture of Bhuj, maze-like streets, flea markets, colorful tribal people and their warm hospitality are factors that make Bhuj truly enticing to the tourists. On reaching, check into hotel for dinner and night stay.
Day: 18 Bhuj
Next day, we will make a tour of Bhuj. You could visit the beautiful, neat and well maintained tribal villages and tribal museum during this tour. Later on you can visit the local markets to pick some handmade handicrafts and tribal jewelries as souvenirs. Back to hotel for dinner and night stay.
Day: 19 Bhuj-Mumbai for Mumbai departure; 858 kms, a drive of 14 hrs approx
Next day, we drive to Mumbai, the dreamy city and country’s financial hub. On reaching, you’ll be transferred to Mumbai airport/railway station where our representative sees you off and you depart for your onward journey back home with lots of happy colorful memories of the tour.
Tour Package Include
- Welcome drink on Arrival at hotel (Non – Alcoholic)
- Accommodation on Double sharing basis at hotels.
- All transfers/tours services by Air-Conditioned vehicle & may be change as Per Group Size
- Meals (Daily Breakfast)
- Sightseeing as per above Itinerary.
- All inclusive (Fuel, Driver Allowance, Parking Toll Tax, State Tax.)
- All currently applicable hotel tax and Transportation tax
Tour Package Does Not Include
- Expenses of personal nature such as tipping, porters, laundry, telephones, Cameras fees.etc
- Entrance fees at any point.
- Any kind of insurance.
- Any claim or delay charges due to natural calamities, land slide, road blockage etc. Or any other things which are not mentioned in cost included column.
- Any Train, Airlines fare, Ropeway, Ferry charges etc.
- GST – 5% applicable on total billing