- Taj Mahal
Arrival Date: 09th November, 2018
Departure Date: 23rd November, 2018Pushkar camel fair is one of the largest fairs all across the globe and attracts thousands of tourists from different parts of the world. This annual fair held's at Pushkar, Rajasthan - India. So, India by Car and Driver is offering this 14 Nights - 15 Days Pushkar Camel Fair 2018. You will explore major tourist attractions in cities like Delhi, Mandawa, Bikaner, Jaisalmer, Jaipur, Agra, Pushkar, Jodhpur and Udaipur. Now, you can easily book this Pushkar camel fair tour package online by getting in touch with our travel experts through email or phone call.
09th November, 2018: Friday: Day 01: Delhi
Welcome to India! On arrival at Delhi international airport, you will be assisted and transfer to hotel. Stay overnight at Delhi.
10th November, 2018: Saturday: Day 02: Mandawa
Drive to Mandawa. Check in at hotel. Later in the day, you will be taken for a walk in the village and you may also visit some beautiful temples. Stay overnight at Mandawa.
11th November, 2018: Sunday: Day 03: Mandawa
Today, you will be taken for a guided tour of Nawalgarh, Mandawa, Fatehpur famous for their havelis (mansions) which were once havelis of rich merchants. Mandawa & the surrounding region is like an Open Art Gallery where you may see hundreds of havelies with beautiful paintings and carved doors/windows.
12th November, 2018: Monday: Day 04: Bikaner
Move from Mandawa to Bikaner. We have proposed your stay here in a beautiful heritage hotel named as ‘Lallgarh Palace’. This city has number of heritage hotels which includes names like the Lallgarh Palace, Bhanwar Niwas Palace, Karni Bhawan Bikaner and the Bhairon Vilas Palace. All the heritage hotels we have mentioned were once occupied by the nobles. Now they are turned into a living heritage.
Bikaner is a medievel period fortified city and is one of the best places to be explored on your Rajasthan tour. Junagarh Fort and Camel Research Farm are just the best kept secrets of Bikaner. The first on our sightseeing tour will be Junagarh fort. Junagarh fort – It is one of the most imposing forts of Northern India and was built in 15th century by one of the most able and trusted generals of Akbar, Raja Rai Singh. Later also visit the Camel breeding farm.
Evening visit to a very interesting Karni Mata Temple (Rat Temple) and return back to hotel for overnight stay.
13th November, 2018: Tuesday: Day 05: Jaisalmer
Drive to Jaisalmer. On arrival at Jaisalmer, you will be transferred to the hotel for check in. The hotel is located in the ‘Golden Fort’ which is the only inhabited fort in Rajasthan. You will have the opportunity to take walking tours in the interesting surroundings. Stay overnight at Jaislamer.
14th November, 2018: Wednesday: Day 06: Jaisalmer
After breakfast leave for the sightseeing tour in Jaisalmer. Visit the vibrating Jaisalmer Fort, Nathmal ji ki haveli and Gadsisar Lake. Stay overnight at Jaisalmer. Visit the sprawling Sam sand dunes in the evening. Also take a camel ride to appreciate the desert landscape. Stay overnight at Jaisalmer.
15th November, 2018: Thursday: Day 07: Jodhpur
After breakfast drive to Sun City – Jodhpur and on arrival, check in at the beautiful heritage hotel.
Later, take a guided sightseeing tour of Jodhpur visiting the imposing Mehrangarh Fort, Jaswant Thada & other points of attractions. Evening is free to take walks in the traditional bazaars surrounding clock tower.
16th November, 2018: Friday: Day 08: Udaipur
Drive to Lake City – Udaipur. En route visit to Ranakpur Jain temples and also visit Kumbhalgarh Fort.
Ranakpur Jain temples – The Ranakpur temples hold an exceptional beauty, which is well worth seeing. Renowned for some marvelous carve temples in Amber stone, Ranakpur is one of the five holy places of the community 96 km from Udaipur ,these temples were created in the 15th century A..D. during the reign of Rana Kumbha and are enclosed with a wall. The central ‘Chaumukh’ or four faced temple is dedicated to the venerated the Tirthankara Rishabhji. Open on all four sides, it enshrines the four faces image of Adinath. Sprawling over 48,000 sq. feet, the temple is an astounding creation with 29 halls and 1,444 pillars-all distinctly carved.
Kumbhalgarh Fort – It is the second most important fort in Rajasthan after Chittaurgarh Fort. Crowning the Aravali hills, this mighty fort boasts some great temples & the Badal Mahal or the Cloud Palace, which gives a scenic view of the city. This immense citadel has fortifications with massive walls, rounded bastions, watchtowers & secret passages. The ramparts are wide enough for eight horsemen to ride abreast on top of them.
On arrival, check in at the beautiful heritage hotel ‘Jagat Niwas Palace’. You may take walks in the winding lanes of old city. Enjoy the sunset view from the sunset café.
17th November, 2018: Saturday: Day 09: Udaipur
During the day take a sightseeing tour of the City palace complex. You have the option of taking a tour to ‘Sahaelion Ki Bari’ (garden of the maids of honour).
In the evening you may enjoy the sunset boat ride over Lake Pichola. Stay overnight at Udaipur.
18th November, 2018: Sunday: Day 10: Pushkar
After having your breakfast, check out and drive towards the holiest town of Rajasthan- Pushkar. En route visit to Nagaur Fort & its bazaars. Continue your drive to Pushkar and check in at the hotel/ camp. Day is free to explore the Pushkar Camel fair. Stay overnight at Pushkar.
19th November, 2018: Monday: Day 11: Pushkar
Enjoy the festivities and activities in the fair ground. Stay overnight at Pushkar.
20th November, 2018: Tuesday: Day 12: Jaipur
Morning is free to explore the Camel fair. Drive to Jaipur. En route visit the Barefoot college. Check in at hotel. Stay overnight at Jaipur.
21st November, 2018: Wednesday: Day 13: Jaipur
Enjoy a tour to Amber fort, City Palace, Hawa Mahal, Jantar Mantar and Jal Mahal. You will be provided Elephant to ascend the fort. Stay overnight at Jaipur.
22nd November, 2018: Thursday: Day 14: Agra
Drive to Agra visiting Fatehpur Sikri on the way. Check in at hotel. Enjoy sunset tour of Taj Mahal. Stay overnight at Agra.
23rd November, 2018: Friday: Day 15: Delhi – Departure
After breakfast, enjoy a tour to Agra fort. Like all good things, your tour in India comes to an end but you will always carry with you memories of this unique and unforgettable holiday experience.
Drive to Delhi and you will be dropped off at Delhi international airport to board your flight back home.
Tour Cost Includes:
- Stay in double/ twin occupancy room at all places.
- All meals (i.e. Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner) starting from 09th November to 23rd November, 2018.
- Service of an English-speaking tour Escort/ Guide during the entire trip.
- An Air-conditioned 18 Seater ‘Mini Coach’ on complete disposal during the trip.
- Camel ride in dunes near Jaisalmer.
- Boat ride in Udaipur.
- Elephant ride in Jaipur.
- Monument entrance fee during the trip.
- Bottled mineral water during the journeys.
- The above quoted is based on minimum 10 adults travelling together.
- Transport and luxury taxes.
- Government service tax.
Tour cost excludes:
- Personal expenses such as tips, laundry, telephone bills, beverages.
- Any extra meals or snacks.
- Camera Charges (still or movie).
- International airfares.