Pushkar Fair

Pushkar Fair

Delhi (Arrival) - Shekhawati - Bikaner - Jaisalmer - Jodhpur - Udaipur - Pushkar - Jaipur - Agra - Delhi (Departure)

Starting Price : USD 1225 / Euro 915

 

When it comes to celebrating fairs and festivals, there is no matching the pace of Rajasthan. One of the most popular and colorful fairs of the Thar Desert is the Pushkar fair, which begins on Kartik Shukla Ekadashi and goes on for five days till Kartik Purnima.









 
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Pushkar FairTour Duration : 13 Nights / 14 Days
Destinations Covered: Delhi (Arrival) - Shekhawati - Bikaner - Jaisalmer - Jodhpur - Udaipur - Pushkar - Jaipur - Agra - Delhi (Departure)

Package Inclusions:
. On arrival Meeting & Assistance by our Office Representative.
. Accommodation on Double/Twin sharing room at listed hotels or equivalent.
. Daily buffet Breakfast except at Pushkar where as on Full Board Basis.
. Transportation/Transfers by Air-Conditioned Vehicle.
. Driver allowances, Petrol/Gas cost, Toll Tax, Parking, and Vehicle Insurance.
. All Transfers / Excursions / Sightseeing are as per package details.
. 01 Camel Ride at Jaisalmer.
. 01 Elephant Ride/Jeep Ride at Amber Fort, Jaipur. (Subject to availability of Elephant).
. Demonstration of Carpet weaving and block printing in Jaipur.
. Demonstration of Gem-Cutting & Polishing in Jaipur.
. Shoe covers at Taj Mahal.
. Group Photo at Taj Mahal.
. Tuk-Tuk Ride at Agra.
. Demonstration of Marble craftsmanship in Agra.
. 01 Boat Ride at Lake Pichola, Udaipur (By Common Boat).
. Enjoy "Pushkar Fair" in Pushkar.
. Complementary 01 Bottle Mineral Water per person Every Day.
. Service of English Speaking local Guide as per detailed itinerary.
. All currently applicable taxes.

Package Exclusions:
. Meals other than those specifies in the itinerary
. Entrance Fees, Special guides, Camera fees & tips
. Things of personal nature like laundry, telephone etc.
. Inland/International flight charges
. All other than those listed in above inclusions

Oct 19: Arrive Delhi
Meeting and assistance on arrival and transfer to hotel. (Check in / out time at all hotels is 12 noon). Afternoon city tour of Old Delhi An ancient walled city. Here you will visit Jama Masjid, the largest mosque in India & Drive past Red Fort, the most opulent Fort and Palace of the Mughal Empire: Raj Ghat, the memorial site of the Mahatma Gandhi. Overnight stay at hotel.

Oct 20: Delhi / Mandawa (280 Kms / 7.5 hrs approx)
After breakfast proceed for half day tour of New Delhi Delhi includes visits to the Qutab Minar 72 meters high and one of the most perfect towers in the Persian world. The Iron Pillar which has survived the vagaries of weather for over 1500 years. Lotus Temple - known as 'Bahai House of Worship', this 20th century wonder made of marble in the form of a white half-opened lotus flower. (Lotus Temple is closed on Monday). Later depart for Mandawa. On arrival check in at hotel. Overnight stay at hotel.

Oct 21: Mandawa / Bikaner (200 Kms / 5 hrs approx)
Morning after breakfast proceed for a short walking tour of Shekhawati region visiting frescos and have lies. Later depart for Bikaner. On arrival check in at hotel. Afternoon city tour visiting Camel breeding Farm. Overnight stay at hotel.

Oct 22: Bikaner / Jaisalmer (333 Kms / 6 hrs approx)
Morning after breakfast visit the beautiful Junagarh Fort with palaces. Later depart for Jaisalmer. On arrival check in at hotel. Overnight stay at hotel.

Oct 23: In Jaisalmer
Morning breakfast at the hotel. Morning visit a manmade reservoir, the Gadi Sagar Lake in Jaisalmer, Rajasthan was constructed by Raja Rawal Jaisal, the first ruler of Jaisalmer. Later drive to Sonar Kila or the Golden Fort made out of yellow sand stone. Here on ward enjoy walking tour of Golden city visiting Fort, which is the only Fort in India which is inhabited. Inside the Fort you visit richly carved Jain Temples, and most intricately carved houses like the Patwon-ki-Haveli, Nathmalji-ki-Haveli. Late afternoon drive to Sam. Upon arrival, enjoy 1 hrs Camel Ride to Sam Sun set point. Overnight stay at hotel

Oct 24: Jaisalmer / Jodhpur (298 Kms / 7 hrs approx)
Morning after breakfast depart for Jodhpur. On arrival check in at hotel. Overnight stay at hotel.

Oct 25: Jodhpur / Udaipur (280 Kms / 8 hrs approx)
Morning breakfast at the hotel. Morning city tour visiting the massive Meherangarh Fort, a symbol of the glorious history of the Maharajas of Marwar Kingdom. You also visit the nearby pure white marble cenotaph of the Maharajas of Jodhpur. Later depart for Udaipur enroute visiting the famous Jain temples of Ranakpur, on arrival check in at hotel. Overnight stay at hotel.

Oct 26: In Udaipur
Morning after breakfast visit the picturesque City Palace on Lake Pichola, whose one part is a museum and has numerous Palaces followed by Sahelion-Ki-Bari, the "ladies garden". Evening you can enjoy Boat Ride on Lake Pichola & visit Jagmandir Island. Overnight stay at hotel

Oct 27: Udaipur / Pushkar (275 Kms / 7 hrs approx)
Morning after breakfast depart for Pushkar. On arrival check in at hotel. Rest of the day free to witness the Pushkar Fair. Overnight stay at hotel.

Oct 28: In Pushkar
Morning breakfast at the hotel. Day free to explore the "Pushkar Fair". Overnight stay at hotel.

Oct 29: Pushkar / Jaipur (140 Kms / 3 hrs approx)
Morning after breakfast depart for Jaipur. On arrival check in at hotel. Evening enjoy Demonstration of Carpet weaving, the block printing to learn more about the Crafts of Rajasthan. Overnight stay at hotel.

Oct 30: In Jaipur
Morning excursion to Amber Fort. At Amber Fort you climb up the fort on Elephant's (Subject to Availability of Elephant) back like the Maharajas and visit the Amber Palace of the Kuchchawa rulers. On the way to Pink City, you enjoy demonstration of Block printing on Cotton Textile. Afternoon visit Pink City which includes Photo stop at Hawa Mahal: the palace of winds, Jantar Mantar: the observatory on stone and the City Palace Museum which contains the original collection of the Maharajas of Jaipur. Overnight stay at hotel.

Oct 31: Jaipur / Agra (232 Kms / 6 hrs approx)
Morning after breakfast depart for Jaipur via Fatehpur Sikri, A city built in red sandstone by Emperor Akbar to commemorate the birth of his son. On arrival check in at hotel. Afternoon city tour visiting massive Agra Fort which has been the seat of Mughal rulers for several years. The fort has palaces with pavilions, gardens, mosques, baths etc. Agra is known for its Superb Inlay work on Marble and Soapstone by Craftsmen who are descendants of those who worked at Taj Mahal. Evening enjoy Tuk-Tuk ride. Overnight stay at hotel.

Nov 01: Agra / Delhi (203 Kms / 5 Hrs Approx)
Depart Delhi
Early morning visit the Taj Mahal (Sun rise), regarded as one of the Wonders of the World, built by Emperor Shahjahan in pure white marble in memory of his beloved Mumtaz Mahal. (Taj Mahal is closed on Friday). Return to hotel for breakfast. Later depart for Delhi. On arrival transfer directly to the international airport to board flight for onward destination.

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TOUR LODGING INFO: 13 Nights Hotels
Accommodation is provided on double sharing room with breakfast basis at listed hotels or equivalent, except for Village House Stays where accommodation is on full board basis. Hotel list is as follows:

Places Nights Hotels
Delhi 01 Nights The Hans/Maidens Hotel
Mandawa 01 Night Desert Resort
Bikaner 01 Night Lallgarh Palace
Jaisalmer 02 Nights Gorbandh Palace
Jodhpur 01 Night Ranbanka Palace
Udaipur 02 Nights Hiltop Palace
Pushkar 02 Nights Pushkar Tent
Jaipur 02 Nights Ramada Plaza
Agra 01 Night Howard Park Plaza


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