Palace on Wheels Tour
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Budget Type : Luxury / Economy
Days In Hand : 7Nights / 8 Days
Palace on Wheels the most luxurious trains of India offers its visitors a wonderful opportunity to explore the most enchanting and exotic locations of Rajasthan that too in luxurious style and comfort. The Palace on Wheels is one of the finest luxury trains in the world that starts its journey from Delhi and wind through various destinations in Rajasthan before entering into Agra-the City of the Taj Mahal. The train leaves New Delhi Cantonment Railway Station every Wednesday at 1830 hrs. Reporting time is 1600 hrs. Spend night while enjoying your stay at Palace on wheels.
Palace on Wheels India Upon arrival in Jaipur, you are accorded a royal welcome. Jaipur also known as the Pink City is the capital of Rajasthan. Explore the city visit Hawa Mahal then followed by a visit to Amber Fort, City Palace, Jantar Mantar and bustling markets of Jaipur. The coach takes you back to Palace on Wheels Train around 6.30 pm. Dinner on Board. Proceed towards Jaisalmer.
Jaisalmer lies in the heart of the Thar Desert founded by Rawal Jaisal, in 1156 A.D. After breakfast proceed on a sightseeing tour of the city. Visit the fort and beautifully designed havelis like The Nathmalji-ki-haveli, Patwon-ki-haveli and Salim Singh-ki-haveli which are fine examples of the architectural skills of artisans of that time. You also head on a shopping tour. After lunch on board, proceed for an exciting camel ride on the sand dunes to Sam. Enjoy the dinner and cultural programs at a hotel in Jaisalmer before leaving for Jodhpur aboard Palace on Wheels at night.
Arrive in Jodhpur in the morning. Head on a sightseeing tour visiting the majestic Mehrangarh Fort and grand palaces within. Later proceed to visit Jaswant Thada and a group of royal cenotaphs made of white marble. After lunch at a Palace hotel, return to the Palace on Wheels Train for onwards journey.
Before the town stirs to life you arrive in Sawai Madhopur, the base to visit Ranthambore National Park. You take a wildlife safari to the park and also visit the ruins of Ranthambore fort in the park. Later return to the Palace on Wheels and leave for Chittorgarh. After lunch on board you arrive in Chittorgarh. Visit the Chittorgarh Fort and other monuments. Over night stay in Chittorgarh.
In the morning the luxury coach takes you to Udaipur. Proceed on a sightseeing tour of tourist places in Udaipur. After lunch at Lake Palace Hotel, proceed to visit the City Palace, museum and Jag Mandir. The luxury coach then takes you back to the Palace on Wheels at Chittaurgarh. Palace on Wheels India Day 07: Bharatpur (Tuesday; Arrival 0630 hrs. Departure 900 hrs) Early morning arrive in Bharatpur. After breakfast proceed to visit the world famous Bharatpur Bird Sanctuary. The sanctuary is a home to large number of endangered species of birds. Every year during winter, many migratory birds come here. Later on proceeds towards Agra.
After arrival in Agra, you proceed to visit Fatehpur Sikri which has various palatial complexes, a mosque and the shrine of Salim Chisti. Later return to Agra, after lunch, proceeds to visit the Agra Fort and the Taj Mahal. Agra is also known for its splendid marble inlay work like the Pietra Dura work on the Taj, leather goods and jewellery. You take a stroll down the markets before boarding the Palace on Wheels Train for onward journey to Delhi.
Arrive at Delhi Cant in the morning. Tour ends.
The City Palace
The Majestic Mehrangarh Fort
Ranthambore National Park
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