Jaipur, the sea of palaces and forts is an architectural brilliance. It is the capital to the most flamboyant state, Rajasthan. 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. The primary attractions for explorers are the huge Thar Desert, one of the most established mountains on the planet – the Aravalis – and the Rajput legacy which is clear in the fortifications, sanctuaries and royal residences set up by Rajput rulers. Jaisalmer is Known as the "Golden City," it's distinguished by its yellow sandstone architecture. Dominating the skyline is Jaisalmer Fort, a sprawling hilltop citadel buttressed by 99 bastions. Behind its massive walls stand the ornate Maharaja's Palace and intricately carved Jain temples. So, be ready to explore Rajasthan like never before on your Jaipur, Jodhpur, Jaisalmer package.
What is included in the tour
- Pickup and Drop Off
- AC car and driver to travel with you through the journey.
- Daily Breakfast.
- AC accommodation at comfortable hotels.
- Interstate expenses
- Toll charges
- Driver charges.
What is NOT included in the tour
- Meals and beverages
- Personal Expenses
- All passageways
- Camera charges
- Insurance Cover.
- Price of air or train tickets.
- Anything is not mentioned in Inclusion
- It is built from red and pink sandstone, the palace sits on the edge of the City Palace.
- The Amber Fort was built by Raja Alan Singh Chanda 967 AD, later ruled by kachawaha rajputs.
- Jodhpur is a city in the Thar Desert of the northwest Indian state of Rajasthan.
- Patwon Ki Haveli is a cluster of five large havelis in Jaisalmer.
- Mahamandir Temple is supported by 84 pillars which are adorned with intricate stone carvings exhibiting yogic postures.
- The complex is located on a hilltop around 122 metres above the surrounding plain, and was constructed circa 1459 by Rajput ruler Rao Jodha.
- Salim Singh ki haveli is one of the most beautiful edifices situated in the heart of the Jaisalmer city.
Day 1 - Arrival at the Jaipur Airport
- When you arrive at Jaipur Airport, you will be welcomed by our associate and be escorted to your hotel. You will begin exploring the tourist attractions around the city, after your check-in process. The first checkpoint for the day is the City Palace. Like most of the other structures in Jaipur the palace also reflects a striking blend of Rajasthani and Mughal architecture. Fun fact, is that the palace occupies one seventh of the old city of Jaipur. It includes various courtyards, gardens and buildings within its complex itself. The palace also served as a residence for the former Maharaja of Jaipur. Right outside the City Palace, you will find a plethora of local retail shops. You can take some time to visit the shops and see if the products interest you. Well, it was a tiring day and it is time to catch up on some rest after a delicious dinner at the hotel.
Day 2 - Sightseeing in Jaipur
- Just like day 1, day 2 is going to be lots of fun. So make sure you are done with your breakfast routine and are all set to visit the other attractions in the city. Your first attraction of the day is the Hawa Mahal. The Hawa Mahal is a beautiful many windowed architectural wonders, also known as the “Palace of the Winds’. It holds a total number of 953 jharokhas in the entire complex. It was actually built in 1799, for the royal women to peep out of the windows and enjoy the processions and street events. The next attraction in Jaipur is the Amber Fort. The most interesting thing about the fort is its elephant ride. Well, kids definitely are in for a treat. The fort is situated uphill and to avoid this hurdle, the elephants come to your rescue. Once you reach the fort, you will be stunned by the intricate work of architecture that it displays. Just before sunset, the best place to be at is the Jantar Mantar. The Jantar Mantar is the largest observatory in all of India and was built by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh II. To understand the reason why Jantar Mantar was constructed, you must sit down for the light show, which talks about Jaipur and Jantar Mantar. The vivid colours and creative narration will really make you appreciate the beauty of this place. End your day, by heading back to your hotel followed by dinner and a good night’s sleep.
Day 3 - Travel Jaipur to Jodhpur (338.8 kms. / 5 hrs. 50 minutes)
- Get ready to hit the road, post your breakfast at the hotel. Today you will be travelling to Jodhpur and the distance you need to cover is 338.8 km. It should take you not more than 5 hours 50 minutes to reach your destination. Upon arrival, you complete your check-in procedure and then head out to scout through the city. The first destination on your itinerary is the Umaid Bhavan Palace. Built in the year 1944, it derives its names from the then Maharaja, Raja Umaid Singh. The architecture of the place is an example of the art-deco and the Indo-colonial style of the ’30s. Well, all we can say is that you should have a look for yourself and trust us, you will not be disappointed. The next destination in Jodhpur is the Mehrangarh Fort. Not just the fort, but the museum of this place is also worth your time. The fort derives its name from Mehr-Garh, where “Mehr” means sun and “Garh” is a fort. It is amongst the largest and most beautiful forts of India and is one of the major attractions frequented by tourists. Post this tiring, yet satisfying day, you can make your way back to the hotel for dinner and overnight stay.
Day 4 - Travel Jodhpur to Jaisalmer (284.1 kms. / 4 hrs. 29 minutes)
- On day 4 you will be leaving Jodhpur and will be heading towards Jaisalmer, by road. It should take you around 4 hours and 29 minutes to reach your destination. Once you reach Jaisalmer and have taken some rest, you can head out to visit the tourist attractions of the city. The first attraction in Jaisalmer is the adventure sports at the Thar Desert. There are a plethora of sports that you can choose from, be it; paragliding, quad biking, dune bashing or even a desert safari. If you are an adventure loving person then you are in for a treat at the desert. We are sure, adventure sports and the 4-hour travel has made you tired. To catch up on some rest and have some refreshin food, you can head back to your hotel.
Day 5 - Sightseeing in Jaisalmer
- Start your day with breakfast at the hotel and be ready to explore the city further. Today, you will be the guest of the Patwon Ki Haveli. It is an interesting piece of architecture and is the most important, among the havelis in Jaisalmer. This is because it was the first havelis ever built in Jaisalmer. You can find a good amount of paintings and mirror-works on its walls and the other important aspects are gateways and arches. The next interesting attraction is the Jaisalmer Fort, also known as the desert fort. They say, from 50 km. away, visitors see a sheer golden cliff, rising nearly 25 stories from the desert floor. The walls, of rich yellow sandstone shimmer like a mirage. Well then, let’s go and see for ourselves. We thought it would be best to end the day with a patriotic feel. Hence, we have chosen the Indo-Pak border to be your final destination in the city. Well, this place is all about the feeling. You can also meet some of the brave soldiers at the border who guard our nation. It is time we make our way back to the hotel and start packing up for the departure tomorrow.
Day 6 - Departure from Jaisalmer
- Just like good things, your Jaipur Jodhpur Jaisalmer holiday package has come to an end. Make sure you have an early breakfast and head to the airport in time for your flight back home. We hope we were of comfortable assistance to you and we wish to see you again, soon.