Majestic India Tours

13 NIGHTS – 14 DAYS

DELHI – AGRA – FATEHPUR SIKRI – SAMODE – JAIPUR – PUSHKAR – JODHPUR – JAISALMER – ROHET – RANAKPUR – UDAIPUR – MUMBAI – AJANTA & ELLORA CAVES

In this India tours, you will visit Delhi, Agra and some popular cities in Rajasthan, in addition to stay at heritage and palace hotels in Samode and Rohet. The 475 year old Samode Palace is a splendid example of regal Indo-Saracenic architecture. Here will you experience contemporary luxury and the signature service of Samode hotels – a magical hospitality and rare courtesy. You will also stay at Rohet Garh which is a Charming, family-run fort in the small village of Rohet. In later part of the tour rock-cut caves of Ajanta and Ellora will induce a sense of discovery before finally reaching Mumbai, the city of dreams and Bollywood.

Majestic rajasthan Tour
1

Day:

Delhi

travel agents in Old DelhiArrival at Delhi. Welcome at the airport and transfer to hotel. Later start your exploration of India tours with a city tour of Old Delhi that includes visit to Jama Masjid, built in 1650 A.D. and the amazing Red Fort which was the seat of Mughal Empire for more than 250 years. Travel to India means a traveler should know about the culture of India.After Jama Masjid we know about the mughal culture then we enjoy rickshaw ride along the alleys of the ancient bazaar of Chandni Chowk. Then drive past the imposing India Gate, Parliament Buildings and President House. Return to hotel for overnight stay.

2

Day:

Delhi– Agra

(200 KM, 4 Hours )

travel agents in indiaMorning drive to Agra which was once the capital of Mughal India and centre of great power and glory. Visit world famous “Taj Mahal”, the monument of love immortalized in marble. It was built by Emperor Shah Jahan in the memory of his Queen Mumtaj.Also visit Agra Fort and Sikandara, where lies the Tomb of the Emperor “Akbar the Great”. Overnight stay at hotel.

3

Day:

Agra – Fatehpur Sikri – Samode

(270 KM, 6 Hours )

Morning leave for Jaipur. Stop en route and visit Fatehpur Sikri, undoubtedly the best preserved Mughal Palace city of all. Built by Great Akbar around 1570, he used the highest quality craftsman to construct the city only to abandon it some fourteen years later when it is said that the water system failed. Proceed to Samode and upon arrival check in at Samode Palace which is about four hundred years old and is now a Heritage Hotel The Palace is famous for the interiors which are harmonized with warm colored walls, delicate marble work, colorful patterns and traditional art objects. It has one of the most stunning halls showcasing mirror work and enamel work of “Minakari”. Overnight stay at Samode Palace.

4

Day:

Samode -Jaipur

(45 KM, 1 Hours )

Morning drive to Amer Fort. Ascend by painted elephant up to fort with its huge gateways and pillared pavilions. After visiting fort, continue drive to Jaipur city and check in at hotel. Afternoon city tour of Jaipur. Visit City Palace and Museum. Nearby is the ornate Hawa Mahal (Palace of winds) which is five stories high and is decorated with delicate screens carved from stone. Also visit Jantar Mantar, observatory which is still equipped with immense brick and mortar instrument including a very accurate 90 feet sundial. Overnight stay.

5

Day:

Jaipur – Pushkar

(150 KM, 3 Hours )

Ajmer Dargah Jaipur TourMorning leave for Pushkar. Stop en route at Ajmer and visit “Dargah”, a world famous sacred place for Muslims. Then proceed to Pushkar where world famous camel festival is held around November every year. Overnight stay.

6

Day:

Pushkar – Jodhpur

(220 KM, 4 Hours )

Morning visit Pushkar which lies on the edge of a small and beautiful lake in Eastern Rajasthan, a city of 500 temples and 52 bathing ghats. Then drive to Jodhpur – Gateway to the Thar desert. On arrival check in at hotel. Overnight stay.

7

Day:

Jodhpur – Jaisalmer

(310 KM, 6 Hours )

Morning city tour of Jodhpur visiting Meharangarh Fort built in 1457 situated at an altitude of about 125 metres is spread over an area of 5 sq. km and has seven gates. Then visit Jaswant Thada is a white marble memorial built in memory of Maharaja Jaswant II in 1899. Also visit Umaid Bhawan which is a majestic building that presently functions as a hotel and museum. Afternoon leave for Jaisalmer. On arrival check in at the hotel. Overnight stay.

8

Day:

Jaisalmer

rajasthan tour operatorsMorning city tour of Jaisalmer visiting fort, Patwaon Ki Haveli and Nathmal Ki Haveli which are famous for wonderful carving. Afternoon excursion to sand dunes located at a distance of 42 km from Jaisalmer, which is the closest point to witness the total sandy desert. Take an unforgettable experience of camel rides and the sun set view.Thanks to State Express Guide who helped us. Enjoy the evening with classical dance and dinner as an option and drive back to Hotel. Overnight stay.

9

Day:

Jaisalmer – Rohet

(345 KM, 7 Hours )


Morning drive to Rohet via Jodhpur. On arrival check in at the Castle Rohetgarh which is the fortified desert home of the descendants of the 16th century Rathore of the Champawat clan. Generations of valiant noble-men have built this heritage home where, notwithstanding the inroads of modernity, aristocratic values are respected. Afternoon jeep safari to Bishnoi villages. The Bishnoi’s are a eco Friendly sect of Hindu religion, it is one of the different community of Rajasthan who are famous for their rich cultural Rajasthani Life and their true love for nature and animals. Return to Rohet Garh for overnight stay.

10

Day:

Rohet – Ranakpur – Udaipur

(230 KM, 5 Hours )

Morning departure for Udaipur. Stop en route and visit Ranakpur. Here are 15th century Jain Temples known for outstanding sculptures. The Temple has 1444 pillars and none of them is alike. Then proceed to Udaipur, which is also called city of lakes. On arrival check in at hotel for overnight stay.

11

Day:

Udaipur

Morning city tour of Udaipur visiting City Palace which has gorgeous rooms with mirrored walls and ivory doors, inlaid marble balconies and the peacock courtyard. Also visit Jagdish temple and lovely Saheliyon Ki Bari gardens. Afternoon excursion to Eklingi and Nagada which is famous for 9th century temple. Overnight stay.

12

Day:

Udaipur -Mumbai

(By Flight – 1 ¼ Hours)

Transfer to airport to catch flight for Mumbai. Arrival at Mumbai airport and transfer to hotel. Then start city tour of Mumbai visiting the Gateway of India, Hanging Gardens and Prince of Wales Museum. Evening is free for shopping or other independent activities. Overnight stay.

13

Day:

Mumbai – Aurangabad

(By Flight – 45 Minutes)

Morning transfer to airport to catch flight for Aurangabad. Arrival and transfer to hotel. Full day excursion to Ajanta caves at a distance of 105 km from Aurangabad. Here Buddhist art attained the peak of its development, in frescoes and wall paintings revealing a fascinating lifestyle. Carved out of a rocky gorge, these 30 caves date back to the 3rd Century. The ornate facades and interior chambers at Ajanta are illuminated by a flood of natural light which pours into the caves at all times of the day. Return to Aurangabad for overnight stay at the hotel.

14

Day:

Aurangabad – Mumbai

(By Flight – 45 Minutes)

Morning visit Ellora caves which are epitome of rock-cut architecture. These are believed to have been built by Rashtrakuta Dynasty rulers around 8th century. There are thirty four caves in the complex representing different religions of India; Hinduism, Buddhism and Jainism. Later afternoon transfer to Aurangabad airport to catch flight for Mumbai to connect your international flight from Mumbai airport.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Is this a group tour?

No, this is a private travel exclusively for you, your friends and family who may accompany you on the tour.

Is this trip possible for single traveler?

Yes, it is possible. But, the cost may be high in case of a single traveler. You may send us information in the form and we shall send you our best offer depending on number of persons in your group or for a single person.

May I choose dates according to my choice?

Yes, since this is a private tour, you may decide the dates as per your choice. Only in case of certain tours, we have to check if there are any operational difficulties for organizing a tour of your choice. Certain tours are not possible for particular period which we shall let you know. Besides, the cost may vary depending on seasonality.

Could you provide us international flights to India?

It is better if you could buy international tickets directly through your local agent or on internet. Although we can provide you international flight tickets, but you may a get a better deal locally.

Is visa service included in your cost?

No, you have to obtain visa on your own. The visa regulations will depend on your nationality. You may contact us for further details.

Is it possible to make extension or modify tours?

Yes, it is very much possible. You can extend your stay on arrival or departure or at any other place. You may also modify the tour. You may let us know your interest and we can send you modified tour itinerary with cost.

What’s included in the cost?

Our cost normally includes hotel accommodation with breakfast, private air-conditioned car with driver which includes fuel, parking and all taxes, entrance fee to monuments, train tickets if any, guided city tours in English or in other foreign languages, viz French, German, Italian, Spanish, Japanese, Chinese, Russian or other foreign languages subject to availability which we can notify at the time of reservation request. Our cost also includes some other services viz Elephant ride at Amer fort in Jaipur, camel safari in Jaisalmer and boat tour in Varanasi. We shall send you all details at the time of sending you quotation.
We may also include other services viz lunches, dinners or other services if you wish. We may also exclude guide service and entrance fee to monuments if you so wish.

Are domestic flights and trains are included in our cost ?

Train tickets are included in our cost. But, we give supplement cost for domestic flight tickets as these days, there are dynamic fares and these are not fixed. We send you indicative fare at the time of sending you quotation which is subject to change until issue of tickets with advance purchase for which we need payment from you to issue flight tickets. You may also purchase domestic flight tickets directly on your own if you prefer.

What kind of hotel accommodation is provided ?

We provide minimum standard (3 star or similar), superior (4 star or similar), deluxe (5 star or similar) hotels and the cost will depend depending on category of hotels. We can send you quotation for the category that you are interested in. We usually provide heritage or palace hotels which fit in your category of hotels. We may also mix the hotel category if you prefer and can also provide you rates based on hotels of your liking in all places if you like.

When do I have to pay?

We usually request 25% advance upon confirmation of our services unless otherwise informed at the time of sending you quotation. We shall send you all payment terms at the time of sending you our offer.

I am interested. What is next step?

Click here to send us information of your trip and we shall send you soonest possible.

Why State Express

Established in 1980, State Express has been providing most reliable services to travelers all over the world for last 35 years. We are renowned for our customer first approach and unobtrusive efficiency which ensures the highest levels of customer satisfaction. We have been awarded several times by State Government for being best Tour Operator. All aspects of our tours have been carefully researched and then designed to give ultimate experience to travelers. Let our travel knowledge help you to create a wonderful experience, whether on one of our tour itineraries or a tailor made tour itinerary made exclusively for you to give you an unforgettable holiday.

Our people make the difference

Our success has been possible because of our people who are our biggest asset. We have a team of highly dedicated, sincere, hardworking who work with integrity that has made State Express one of the leading and most reliable tour companies in India. They not only have expertise and experience to meet any requirement, they also speak foreign languages and trained to offer only the best and leave nothing to chance. We know that travel to Indian sub-continent is a dream of many of our guests and our team does everything possible to make their dream true and give them an experience of their lifetime.

Our infrastructure

We have complete infrastructure to provide you best rate and services to you. We are an IATA approved and authorized agents for all domestic airlines and Indian Railways. We have our own cars vans and coaches with experienced drivers. We have multi lingual staff to ensure that our guests do not face any language problem. We also have associate offices in all major tourist centers to provide assistance in shortest possible time.

Our fleet of vehicles & drivers

We undoubtedly have one of the best and most modern fleet of cars, vans, 4X4s and large coaches. Surface travel is a very important aspect in India as you spend lot of your time while travelling on the road and therefore given us an edge over other tour companies who have to rely on other transport companies to provide this service to their clients. We have our own garage and all our vehicles are well maintained to give you hassle free journey.
Besides having the best fleet, it is our drivers who truly make the difference as they play a crucial role in making a tour successful. Even if you stay in best of the hotels and travel in most comfortable and luxurious vehicles, if you do not have a good driver, it may spoil your experience. We have our team of drivers who are part of State Express and have been working with us for years and they are trained, dedicated and motivated to take care of our guests and make them comfortable. That is the reason that more than 90% of our guests thank us and appreciate them after returning to their home.

Our choice of hotels

We take utmost care in selection of hotels that we recommend to our clients and include in our list of suggested hotels. We inspect these hotels regularly to be sure of their quality of product and services. We give lot of emphasis on the location and the people who run those hotels. We want to give you clients an experience of heritage and palace hotels which are unique and not available in other part of the world.

Our tour itineraries

All our tour itineraries are designed by experts to give you an opportunity to see most wonderful sites in number of days at your disposal at the same time giving you time to explore the places in your own way. We have a number of itineraries to choose from which covers all India, Nepal, Bhutan, Sri Lanka and Tibet. We also include mode of travel and approximate time taken between places to ensure that you do not have any surprises during the tour. Our specialists will also work with you to create an itinerary of your choice either by modifying our readymade tour itineraries or prepare an exclusive tailor made tour for you based on your interest and liking keeping in mind local conditions.

24 X 4 assistance during the tour

We provide you clients real 24X7 assistance during the tour. This is not a marketing gimmick but we have someone in our office always to assist you in case of any emergency anytime. We also provide cell phone numbers of our executive who you may contact even during odd hours when you need them for anything urgent. We have associate offices in all major cities of India to provide you assistance in minimum possible time.

Response time

We know that response time is key to our success and we value it a lot. Even at initial stages before reservation, you will get replies from us in not more than 24 working hours. We shall always be there whenever you need us during the tour.

Personalised Service

Apart from professional service, we believe in emphasising on personalised service. That is to make our guests feel at home in a foreign country and also feel that they have friends here who they can trust for any need. Our customer executives remain in constant touch with our guests during the tour to give them comfort and trust that we are always with them.

Good value for money

We know that there are so many travel companies providing their services and unless we provide good value for money to our clients, they will not be satisfied. Our own fleet of cars, vans and coaches and best special discounted rates with hotels due to our volumes enables us to offer value for money.

Call us at +91 11 47674000 or email us on info@statexp.in for all the details on this itinerary and what is included in your tour. We shall be glad to make any amendments in the tour if you so wish and send you our best quotation and details of the tou to suit your budget and interest.

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