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Palace on Wheels Tour Packages

Duration : 7 Nights / 8 Days
Destinations Covered : Delhi - Jaipur - Jaisalmer - Jodhpur - Ranthambore - Udaipur - Bharatpur - Agra

It's a journey worthy of kings. No wonder the experience is labelled the Palace on Wheels. The 14 coaches of the Palace On Wheels are named after former Rajput states. The names are romantic, mesmerizing... Kota, Jaipur, Udaipur, Jaisalmer, Jodhpur, Bikaner, Alwar, Sirohi, Kishangarh, Bundi, Dungarpur, Bharatpur, Jhalawar and Dholpur. It has been rated one of the ten best luxurious train journeys in the world. Offered on board are a series of restuarants, a library, a bar, lounges, individually designed saloons with en-suite bathrooms, personal attendants and a lot more. Traditional royal welcome at every station you visit.

The history of Rajasthan dates back to 2500 BC. The greatest influence in Rajasthan was of the various Rajput dynasties. The Rajput kings and noblemen were famous for their valor, chivalry and elaborate code of honor. Their passion for architecture can be witnessed in the numerous magnificent monuments, palaces, "havelis", temples and forts that stand tall even today. The Palace on Wheels tours make you experience all the luxuries worthy of the affluent Indian maharajas of yore. Exuberance and extravagance are the key words.

This royal journey by palace on wheels is a first-hand experience of the lavish lifestyles of the Indian kings. The décor, food and hospitality speak of sheer luxury and opulence.

Day 1: Delhi
Delhi is a heady amalgam of the quaint charisma of the bygone years and the exhilarating ride on the wings of technology. The city has always been the center of politics and hence has several edifices of great historical significance.

Day 2 : Jaipur
Jaipur- the 'Pink City' was founded by Maharaja Jai Singh II in the late 17th century. The city offers an micable blend of traditional lifestyles and modern ways.
¤ Arrive at Jaipur.
¤ Breakfast served.
¤ Depart for local sightseeing.
¤ Taste the delicacies in lunch at the Rambagh Palace Hotel.
¤ Depart for Jaisalmer
¤ Dinner served.

Day 3 : Jaisalmer
Fascinating, enchanting and amazing - that is the city of Jaisalmer! A visit to the Patwon ki Haveli is a must on any traveler's itinerary.
¤ Arrive at Jaisalmer.
¤ Breakfast served.
¤ Depart for local sightseeing.
¤ Have lunch and rest.
¤ Visit the sand dunes and go on a camel safari.
¤ Have dinner and relish the cultural programme.
¤ Depart for Jodhpur.

Day 4 : Jodhpur
Jodhpur, founded by Rao Jodhaji in the mid-15th century, offers fascinating tourist attractions like Moti Mahal (Pearl Palace), Phool Mahal (Flower Palace) and Sukh Mahal (Pleasure Palace).
¤ Breakfast served.
¤ Arrive at Jodhpur.
¤ Depart for local sightseeing.
¤ Have lunch at the Umaid Bhawan Palace.
¤ Depart for Sawai Madhopur.
¤ Dinner served.

Day 5 : Ranthambore
Sawai Madhopur is the town at the entrance of Ranthambhore National Park, which is famous for its lush environs, clear lakes, meandering rivers and various wild species.
¤ Arrive at Sawai Madhopur.
¤ Breakfast served.
¤ Visit the Ranthambhore National Park.
¤ Depart for Chittaurgarh.
¤ Lunch served.
¤ Arrive at Chittaurgarh.
¤ Depart for local sightseeing.
¤ Depart for Udaipur & dinner served

Day 6 : Udaipur
The "City of Lakes", Udaipur, was founded in the mid-16th century by Maharana Udai Singh. Lake Palace is the major attraction of the city.
¤ Arrive at Udaipur. Breakfast served.
¤ Depart for local sightseeing.
¤ Depart for Bharatpur.
¤ Dinner served.

Day 7 : Bharatpur & Agra
The famous bird sanctuary at Bharatpur is a haven to more than four hundred varieties of exotic birds. The fascinating city of agar boasts of Taj Mahal- the poetry in etched in marble.
¤ Arrive at Agra.Breakfast served.
¤ Local sightseeing in Agra, Depart from Agra.
¤ Arrive at Fatehpur Sikri. Go for local sightseeing.
¤ Local sightseeing at Bharatpur.
¤ Dinner served, Depart for Delhi.

Day 8 : Delhi
The journey ends in Delhi