Rajasthan, a journey to the opulent past of India’s royal grandeurs, is indeed one of the most popular and enjoyed tourism options across the globe. A true testimony to the royal, elegant, flamboyant and heart-warming past of the Thar Desert, promises more than you can ever expect! Enchanted by the Aravalli Mountain Ranges, adorned by extravagant palaces and guarded by glorious forts, this state welcomes its visitors with an open heart and promises a fascinating experience. Irrespective of which part of the state you are visiting, it will the royal glamour and appeal of Rajasthan that will cuddle up and deck your holidays with its enchanting charm! Whether a leisure holiday seeker, newly-wed couple, history enthusiast, thrill seeker or a culture devotee, Rajasthan quenches everyone’s yearnings. While leisure vacationers, places like Jaipur, Jodhpur, Udaipur, Jaisalmer and others serve as the perfect destinations. For newly-wed couples or honeymooners, they can savour the love and romance in Udaipur and others. Adventure seekers can feast on an array of activities like desert safari, camping, hot air ballooning, wildlife safari and several others. For the culture devotees, each and every corner of Rajasthan holds something for them!
Arrival at Jaipur and transfer to your hotel. The capital of Rajasthan Jaipur – popularly known as the “Pink City “as the Pink sandstone was used to construct the buildings in Old walled city. Jaipur owes its name, its foundation and it’s planning to the Great warrior astronomer Maharaja Jai Singh II (1699–1744 AD). Jaipur (City of Victory) was founded by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh II in 1727. It is the only city in the world symbolizing the nine divisions of the Universe through nine rectangular sectors sub-dividing it. The architect who formalized the city’s plans on the Shilpa Shastra, the epic Hindu treatise on architecture, mixed it with the sublimity of the Mughal and Jain influences of those times. The city was painted pink in 1853 in honour of the visit by Prince Albert. Except for the busy traffic of bicycles, cars and buses, little seems to have changed. Overnight stay in Jaipur.
After breakfast proceed for full day city tour of Jaipur – visiting Amer Fort located at a distance of 11 kilometers from Jaipur and was the old fort of the Kachhwaha clan of Amber, which used to be the capital, till it was moved to Jaipur. The fort is built with white marble and red sandstone and looks even more attractive because of the Maota Lake in the foreground. The fort in itself is a beautiful sight to behold but as one looks on the fort with its clear reflection on the lake in the front; one cannot help but wonder if it is a dream or a beautiful illusion. An elephant [Subject to availability/alternatively by jeep] will spare you the trouble of reaching up to the fortress.
Later visit the City of Jaipur. Among the highlights to be seen while touring Jaipur include the City Palace, which is an overwhelming complex of exquisite palaces, gardens and courtyards, decorative art and carved doorways. The palace museum houses collections of rare manuscripts, armory, costumes, carpets and miniature paintings. Walk to the adjacent Jantar Mantar or Astronomical Observatory made by the Maharaja of Jaipur, built in 1726 and is one of the five such astronomical wonders built by Sawai Jai Singh and makes accurate predictions even to this day. Jaipur is a shopper’s paradise. Most of the bazaars are in old city with wide range of things to buy, from jewelry (precious and semi-precious stones) to textiles to handicrafts and antique. Overnight stay in Jaipur.
Today morning after breakfast drive to Ranthambore; Arrive Ranthambore and transfer to your hotel.
The park is one of the finest tiger reserves in the country where more visitors spending a couple of nights are likely to spot one of these majestic animals. Once, private tiger reserve of the Maharaja of Jaipur, in 1972 the sanctuary came under the Project Tiger scheme. It covers 410 sq. km and runs from the easternmost spur of the Aravalli to the Vindhya Range. It has both the old for and the wildlife sanctuary, also known as Sawai Madhopur, after the town, which has some Jain temples with gilded paintings. Apart from tiger you can see herds of Chital and Sam bar deer and sounde4rs of wild boar, Nilgai antelope and Chinkara gazelles. There is also sloth beer, a few leopards and crocodiles. Extensive bird life includes spur flown, jungle forwl, patridges, quails, crested serpent eagle, woodpeckers, flycatchers etc. There are also water birds like storks, ducks and geese at the lakes and waterholes. Overnight stay in Ranthambore.
Optional: You can enjoy Afternoon game drive at an additional cost.
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