Jaipur - Bikaner - Kolayat - Gajner - Jaipur
01 / Arrival Jaipur
Arrive Jaipur, Meet assist at the airport &
transfer to hotel.
Jaipur- the fabled 'pink city' of the desert
named after Jai Singh, the former Maharaja of
Jaipur. This is the only city in the world symbolizing
the nine divisions of the universe through the
nine rectangular sectors subdividing it. The palaces
and forts of the yesteryears, which were witnesses
to the royal processions and splendours, are now
02 / Jaipur
After a leisurely breakfast, visit the majestic
Amber Fort, one that cannot be easily described.
You ride up on Elephants to the former capital
of the royals set against the backdrop of the
wooded hills. Post lunch tour of the Palace of
Winds also known as Hawa Mahal. This elaborate
building, now little more than a façade,
is encrusted with delicate screens and carved
balconies from which the royal ladies, confined
to their quarters, could sneakily view the outside
world. Past, present and future merge at Jai Singh's
observatory, where time has been accurately measured
since the 17th century. Later also visit Birla
Mandir - a unique structure with exquisite
marble carvings. In the evening enjoy your dinner
at Chokhi dani (an ethnic village resort)
where you will have an idea of the village life
of Rajasthan. Also enjoy various traditional Rajasthani
dances, puppet show and various other interesting
activities. Overnight at hotel.
03 / Jaipur - Bikaner (By Road - 354kms - 08hrs)
Morning drive to remote city of Bikaner, tucked
away in the desert region of western Rajasthan
enroute visiting Mandawa - the region famous for
the high quality frescoes. Arrive Bikaner and
transfer to hotel, overnight at hotel.
04 / Bikaner
Morning sightseeing of Bikaner by visiting the
unusual Junagarh Fort, sumptuously decorated
with its ornately lacquered walls in red &
gold and panels of dazzling coloured glass inlay
set over the coronation throne. Later excursion
tour to Deshnok (Karni Mata Temple)-
devoted to an incarnation of Durga. The
sacred rats and their life is reconfirmation of
the almighty power of the Goddess. Overnight at
05 / Bikaner - Gajner - Kolayat - Bikaner
After breakfast excursion to Gajner - 35kms from
Bikaner, famous for Gajner Wildlife sanctuary
and the Gajner Palace converted into hotel.
One can have his lunch here. Later visit Kolayat
- a beautiful village with Havelis, 15kms. from
Gajner. Evening back to Bikaner. Overnight at
06 / Bikaner- Jaipur
After breakfast drive to Jaipur & transfer
to hotel. Overnight at hotel.
07 / Departure
Transfer to airport for onward journey.
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