Golden Triangle Tour with Rajasthan


Day 1: Paris (or other source) – Delhi

Arrival in the morning or breakfast at the hotel according to your arrival time. Capital of the Indian Union since the 13th century, Delhi has never ceased to be a center of power. At least eight cities have succeeded in these places. It is divided into two parts: Old Delhi and New Delhi, the capital founded in 1911 by the British. Beginning of the city tour and overnight at the hotel.

Day 2 : Delhi local Visit to New Delhi

Qutub Minar or Tower of Victory: the highest stone tower in India, 72 m, the base is 14 m in diameter and ends in time. Raj Path: the Royal Way, another highlight of New Delhi, immense in its width and lined decorative ponds, it connects the Gateway of India to the east, to the current residence of the president.

Visit Old Delhi : Red Fort, built in red sandstone, Shah Jahan's imposing citadel, spans more than 2 km. The walled city is established to the east. The entrance is by the impressive gate of Lahore. It leads to the Chatta Chowk, shopping of handicrafts and antiques. Jama Masjid, the largest mosque in India, with two minarets 40 meters high. Overnight at hotel



Day 3 : Delhi – Agra

During the morning, bound for Agra. Visit the Taj Mahal, a monument built by Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his deceased wife Mumtaz Mahal, who died in childbirth.

Inside you can admire the fine work of sculpture and especially the principle of "pietra dura" specific technical overlay of precious and semi-precious stones. Arrive late afternoon in Agra and overnight at the hotel.

Day 4 : Agra local

Awakening and breakfast at the hotel. The whole day will be devoted to the discovery of Agra. You will start with a visit to the inevitable Taj Mahal, a monument to a prince by his late wife. You will then at Fortd'Agra is a jewel of Mughal architecture and the tomb of Itmad-ud-Daulah.

Then you can wander freely in the city or visit a site that will hold your attention. Your driver will take you there. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.



Day 5 : Agra – Jaipur

Breakfast and departure for Jaipur by road. The trip to Jaipur is very pleasing to the eyes: landscapes, peacocks, nature, the fields, markets and Dabas, you will be met. Frequent breaks to help you better withstand the journey (which lasted about 6 h). On the road, you will visit the Fatehpur Sikri and you'll be able to go to the Baland Darwaza, the Jama Masjid, the Birbal Mahal or the Palace of Jodha Bai. Stop at the hotel and lunch in town. In the afternoon, visit the City Palace Museum and the rich of the city. At Jantar Mantar, you will see how they measured time in ancient India. You will then a detour through the bazaar, which is still picturesque with its handicrafts. Overnight at hotel.

Morning departure after breakfast for Delhi and according to your flight time you go to the international airport.

Day 6 : Jaipur - Jaisalmer (306 Km)

After breakfast, depart by road to Jaisalmer. You will cross the vast Thar desert. Arrival in Jaisalmer. Jaisalmer, magic city, deeply romantic is completely preserved and is nicknamed the Golden City. It is because of the color that the stone walls at sunset. Centuries ago, the city owed ​​its prosperity to its strategic position on the caravan route from India to Central Asia. The merchants and townspeople built sumptuous mansions with delicate sculptures of wood and bronze sandstone. Overnight at hotel.



Day 7: Perforated Facades

After breakfast, the day will be devoted to the visit of this fascinating city in the desert. Surrounded by walls and topped by an imposing citadel, Jaisalmer transports you to medieval India the proud Rajput princes. It has preserved intact all unreal scenery perforated facade, a uniform architectural beauty: the Jain Temples, the Palace and the Fort de la Haute Ville, the Havelis of Patwan, Salim and Nathmal and the new Palace of the Lower City. Out of town is the lake of Gadi Sagar beautiful portal which was commissioned by a famous courtesan. In late afternoon, you will have an excursion to Khuri or Sam Village to enjoy the sunset but also a beautiful walk a camel you take a moment to the caravan of the Spice Route or the Silk Road. Overnight at hotel.

Day 8 : Departure for the Road to Jodhpur

Departure for the road to Jodhpur Breakfast at hotel. D epartement by road to Jodhpur. This day's drive you will discover the vast arid Thar desert once crossed by caravans. On this trip to Osian, you will discover, among other Brahmanical and Jain temples, the temple of Surya or Sun Temple, dating back eight centuries, with carved pillars supporting a conical roof and the temple of Mata Sachia that contains a assembly hall adorned with carved a real pantheon. Arrival in Jodhpur. Overnight at hotel.



Day 9: Jodhpur ( Luni )

Jodhpur, former capital of the state of Marwar, has retained its medieval character. It is dominated by its massive fortress that crowns a crag in the middle of the ville.Petit lunch at the hotel. The morning will be devoted to the visit of Jodhpur including the remarkable fortress was built in 1459 by Prince Jodha. It served until the beginning of this century as a residence for the Marwar maharajas.

Visit Jaswant Thada, the white marble memorial of Maharaja Jaswant Singh, walk to Mandore Gardens and Lake Balsamand. Then departure to or Rohet Luni. Check into your hotel. Possibility to organize excursions to the villages Bischnoi, tribes that do for their use as firewood. Overnight at hotel.

Day 10 : Luni - Ranakpur - Udaipur ( 230 Km )

Breakfast at the hotel. After the visit, and you will go to Udaipur en route visit Ranakpur, a beautiful Jain temple complex including the temple of Adinath is the undisputed jewel. Arrive Udaipur and transfer to hotel. Overnight at hotel.



Day 11: Udaipur

Breakfast at the hotel. Visit the city of princely Merwara. At sunset boat ride on Lake Pichola (if there is water in the lake), which was enlarged by Maharana Udai Singh after he founded the city. Both islands are located in the middle of the lake and the island Ile Jagniwas Jagmandir. Overnight at hotel.

If this tours suits you, contact us, we will send you a proposal for hotels and the price of our all inclusive packages.
This tours can be done by individual and in groups of several people.
It is also possible, if desired, to prepare a custom tours.