Jodhpur is a city in the Thar Desert of the northwest Indian state of Rajasthan. Its 15th-century Mehrangarh Fort is a former palace that’s now a museum, displaying weapons, paintings and elaborate royal palanquins (sedan chairs). Set on on a rocky outcrop, the fort overlooks the walled city, where many buildings are painted the city’s iconic shade of blue.
Bikaner is a city in the north Indian state of Rajasthan, east of the border with Pakistan. It's surrounded by the Thar Desert. The city is known for the 16th-century Junagarh Fort, a huge complex of ornate buildings and halls. Within the fort, the Prachina Museum displays traditional textiles and royal portraits. Nearby, the Karni Mata Temple is home to many rats considered sacred by Hindu devotees.
On the first day, after arriving at Jodhpur, finish your check-in formalities and get ready to explorethis alluring `Blue City’. Visit the glorious Mehrangarh Fort, which is one of the largest forts in Indiaand commands its place at the height of 410 feet, above the city. Spacious courtyards, detailedartwork, and the panoramic view of the city leaves its visitors mesmerized. Next, visit Jaswant Thada,a grand memorial built in the memory of Maharaja Jaswant Singh. Admire the milky-white domesand portraits of Rathore rulers. Return to your hotel for the day and take rest.
Let your excitement soar high, and begin your tour at Ghanta Ghar (Clock Tower). An eye-catching monument built in the heart of the city by Maharaja Sardar Singh, it speaks of its own legacy. Visit the Sardar Market located at a close distance, where you can find many interesting things to buy, such as clay figurines and sculptures, Rajasthani textile, Rajasthani handicraft, and silver jewelry. Lastly, explore the alleys of the renowned Umaid Bhawan Palace Museum, where several belongings and possessions of the royal family are on display. Travel back to your hotel and rest well.
Pack your stuff and travel to the stunning city of Bikaner. Check in at the provided hotel and resume your magical sightseeing ride. Start from the awe-inspiring Junagarh Fort, and continue your tour by visiting the remarkable Prachina Museum, Sadul Museum, Bhandashah Jain Temple, Royal Cenotaphs, Ganga Golden Jubilee Museum, Deshnoke Rat Temple, and Gajner Palace Sanctuary. Hop on the Tonga and enjoy a thrilling ride in the Old City. In the evening, learn about camel breeding at the prestigious Camel Breeding Farm. Return to the hotel and unwind.
In the morning, head towards the last destination of this trip, Jaipur. After arriving at this modern yet traditional `Pink City,' check in at the hotel. Prepare yourself to explore the Hawa Mahal, which is also nicknamed as `Palace of Winds,' and has a beautiful red and pink sandstone beehive like structure. Next, explore the glory of Rajput and Mughal architecture style City Palace, which is the heart and soul of Jaipur. Inside this palace, small palaces are like Chandra Mahal and Mubarak Mahal are located. Later on, visit the UNESCO world heritage site, Jantar Mantar, which is an astronomical observatory.
During this day, explore the remaining forts and palaces. Head towards the Jal Mahal, a dream-like palace, which never fails to capture the imagination of the onlookers. Plush with decorated hallways and rooms, this palace is located in the middle of Man Sagar Lake. Visit the Amer Fort, which displays a unique combination of rugged beauty and grandeur. Explore the several sections of the fort like Diwan-E-Khas, Sheesh Mahal, Diwan-E-Aam, Sukh Niwas, and courtyards. Lastly, seek the blessings of various gods and deities by visiting the majestic Birla Temple. After a day well spent, return to the hotel.
On the sixth day, pack all your bags and get ready to end the dream-like tour of Rajasthan. Check out from the hotel and enjoy your journey back to Jodhpur, rewinding all those splendid moments. After arriving at Jodhpur, catch your flight from the nearest airport and travel back home.