- Taj Mahal
Arrival Date: 01st November, 2016
Departure Date: 12th November, 2016Pushkar 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 11 Nights - 12 Days Pushkar Camel Fair 2016. You will explore major tourist attractions in cities like Delhi, Jaipur, Agra, Pushkar, Jodhpur and Udaipur. Book this camel fair by sending an email or giving a call to our travel experts.
Tuesday, 01st November 2016: Day 01: Delhi Arrival
On arrival at Delhi airport for Pushkar Camel Tour (2016), our representative will welcome you and transfer you to car for driving towards your hotel. Check in to the hotel for overnight stay.
Wednesday, 02nd November 2016: Day 02: Delhi
Have breakfast at the hotel and then head towards exploring Delhi. Visit various attractions such as Jama Masjid – It is the largest mosque in India and famously known as Masjid-i Jahan-Numa. This Mughal architectural marvel was constructed by Emperor Shah Jahan between 1644 and 1658. It is made up of red sandstone and around 25000 people at a single point of time can offer prayer in this mosque. Qutub Minar – This monument was constructed in the year 1193 by Qutab-ud-din Aibak and famously known as "Tower of Victory". This Minar is surrounded by a lush green garden, which make it a perfect leisurely place for tourists coming from different parts of the world. Humayun’s Tomb – This mausoleum was constructed in year 1570 by Mughal emperor Humayun’s wife Bega Begum. It was the first garden-tomb in India, which inspired several major architectural buildings constructed on later stage. In the evening, you will go for rickshaw ride in the buzzing markets of Chandni Chowk and also tour the Khari Baoli spice market. Overnight stay at Delhi.
Thursday, 03rd November 2016: Day 03: Agra
Have your breakfast at the hotel and proceed towards Agra. Once you reach this place, check in the hotel and later leave for Agra sightseeing. Visit Agra Fort – a red sandstone fort on the banks of River Yamuna. It was built by Emperor Akbar in the year 1566. In the evening, you will visit Taj Mahal. The construction of this monument took around seventeen years to get completed by around 20000 workmen. It was built by Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan in the memory of his beloved wife Mumtaz Mahal. Overnight stay at Agra.
Please Note: Taj Mahal remains closed on Fridays.
Friday, 04th November 2016: Day 04: Agra – Fatehpur Sikri – Abhaneri Step well – Jaipur
You can again visit Taj Mahal at the time of sunrise. Have your breakfast and proceed to Jaipur. On the way visit Fatehpur Sikri. This was the capital of Mughal Empire during the reign Emperor Akbar. Along with that also visit Abhaneri Step well on your way to Pink City. Once you reach Jaipur, check-in the hotel for overnight stay.
Saturday, 05th November 2016: Day 05: Jaipur
After breakfast, leave for sightseeing in Jaipur. Visit the most popular tourist attractions which include Amber Fort – it is also called as "Amer Fort" and attracts huge number of tourists from all across the globe. This fort overlooks the Maota Lake and was constructed in the 16th century by Raja Man Singh I. Jal Mahal – It is a wonderful palace, which is located in the middle of the Man Sagar Lake. This palace has been constructed in red sandstone with Mughal and Rajput styles of architecture. Jantar Mantar, which is the largest and till date best preserved observatories which was built by Jai Singh. Hawa Mahal is considered to be the most prominent landmark of Jaipur. This palace comprises of around 953 small windows and was built by Maharaja Sawai Pratap Singh in 1799. Also visit City Palace which houses museum, Chandra Mahal and Shri Govind dev temple. Overnight stay in hotel at Jaipur.
Sunday, 06th November 2016: Day 06: Pushkar Camel Fair
Have breakfast at the hotel, then you will drive towards Pushkar – one of the holiest cities in India. On arrival, you will check in to your hotel. Rest of the day is free to enjoy the Pushkar camel fair at the ground. You will see activities like bridal competitions, camel race and many others. Overnight stay in hotel at Pushkar.
Monday, 07th November 2016: Day 07: Pushkar Camel Fair
After having breakfast at the hotel, you will again enjoy the Pushkar camel fair at the ground. Overnight stay in hotel at Pushkar.
Tuesday, 08th November 2016: Day 08: Pushkar – Jodhpur
Have breakfast at the hotel and then you will drive towards Jodhpur. On arrival, check in to your hotel for short relax. Later you will go for half day guided tour of Mehrangarh Fort (constructed by Rao Jodha in 1459 AD), Jaswant Thada (built in 1899 by Sardar Singh in the memory of Maharaja Jawant Singh II). In the evening, you can go for shopping in the colorful markets near Clock Tower. Return to the hotel for overnight stay.
Wednesday, 09th November 2016: Day 09: Jodhpur – Ranakpur – Kumbhalgarh – Udaipur
Have breakfast at the hotel and then you will drive towards Udaipur. En Route visit Ranakpur – famous for Jain temples. You will also visit Kumbhalgarh Fort (one of the largest forts in India). Later drive towards Udaipur and check-in to your hotel. In the evening, you will enjoy boat ride over Lake Pichola to view sunset. Overnight stay in hotel at Udaipur.
Thursday, 10th November, 2016: Day 10: Udaipur
After having breakfast at the hotel, you will leave for sightseeing wherein you will visit Jagdish Temple, City Palace and Saheliyon-ki bari. In the evening, you will enjoy sumptuous dinner at the cafe at Jag Mandir Palace perched on an island. Overnight stay in hotel at Udaipur.
Friday, 11th November 2016: Day 11: Udaipur – Delhi (By flight)
After having breakfast at the hotel, you will be dropped at Udaipur airport to board your flight to Delhi. On arrival, you will be transferred to the hotel. Rest of the day is free for independent activities. So, you can go for shipping in Delhi. Overnight stay in hotel at Delhi.
Saturday, 12th November, 2016: Day 12: Departure
Have breakfast at the hotel and rest for a while. Later you will be dropped at Delhi airport to board your international flight to home.
Tour Cost Includes:
- Stay in double/ twin occupancy room at all places.
- All meals (i.e. Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner) starting from 01stNovember, to 13thNovember, 2016.
- Service of an English speaking tour Escort during the entire trip.
- An Air-conditioned transport on complete disposal during the trip.
- Rickshaw ride in Old Delhi.
- Elephant ride in Jaipur.
- Boat ride in Udaipur.
- Monument entrance fee.
- 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.