DAY 01: JAIPUR
Step into Jaipur, where a warm welcome awaits. Upon arrival, enjoy personalized assistance, then head to your hotel/resort to refresh. Get ready to embark on an exciting sightseeing adventure in the Pink City.
Jaipur, the Pink City, is a UNESCO-listed world heritage city and the gateway to Rajasthan’s royal kingdom. Maharaja Jai Singh II, a renowned mathematician and astronomer, founded India’s first planned city here in 1727. Jaipur is celebrated for its cuisine, marvelous architecture, natural beauty, and the warmth of its residents. This city is a treasure trove of rich culture, living history, and vibrant colors. In 1876, the ruler painted the entire city terracotta pink to welcome the Prince of Wales, a tradition that continues today to symbolize culture and hospitality.
DAY 02: JAIPUR
After breakfast, enjoy a Jaipur sightseeing tour. In the evening, experience Rajasthan’s local heritage and culture at Chokhi Dhani, where you can immerse yourself in traditional art, customs, and activities, and savor a delicious Rajasthani feast.
Embark on a day of heritage exploration in Jaipur, beginning with the UNESCO-listed Amber Palace, a 1592 marvel blending Rajput and Mughal architecture. Next, discover the City Palace, a fusion of Mughal and Rajput styles in the walled city’s heart, reflecting a great ruler’s vision. Then, explore the 18th-century UNESCO-listed observatory, Jantar Mantar, renowned for precise naked-eye astronomical observations. Don’t miss the iconic Hawa Mahal, adorned with delicately honeycombed pink sandstone windows. Finally, delve into the Indo-Saracenic architecture of the Albert Hall Museum, housing 19,000 historic objects, including the captivating 2,300-year-old Egyptian mummy Tutu, excavated from an Akhmim pyramid.
Experience Jaipur’s Elephant Village nestled in the scenic Aravali mountains, for unique interactions with majestic elephants. Activities include feeding, bathing, painting, and thrilling Elephant Safaris, creating unforgettable memories.
DAY 03: JAIPUR – RANTHAMBHORE
(Approximately 180 kilometers, or a 3-4 hour drive)
After breakfast, set out on a journey to Ranthambhore. Upon arrival, immerse yourself in the grandeur of the UNESCO-listed Ranthambhore Fort. Later, retreat to your hotel/resort for a leisurely escape in the heart of the jungle.
Embark on an adventure to uncover the allure of UNESCO-listed Ranthambore Fort, ensconced amidst the heart of Ranthambore National Park in vibrant Rajasthan. This historic fort, with origins tracing back to the mid-10th century, narrates a compelling tale that unfolds over centuries.
DAY 04: RANTHAMBHORE
Experience the thrill of a morning jungle safari at Ranthambhore National Park, a tiger haven named after the UNESCO-listed Ranthambhore fortress. Covering 392 km², this sanctuary is a Project Tiger success story with thriving tiger populations. It’s a paradise for nature lovers, boasting diverse flora, fauna, and birdlife, including one of India’s largest banyan trees. Amidst this wilderness, ancient ruins blend seamlessly with nature and wildlife. Tigers, unafraid of human presence, provide captivating daytime sightings.
Discover Ranthambhore Wildlife Sanctuary, where nature’s wonders await. Immerse yourself in jungle activities, from bird watching to nature walks, and embark on an unforgettable adventure in the heart of the wilderness.
DAY 05: RANTHAMBHORE – AJMER
(Approximately 320 kilometers, or a 5-6 hour drive)
After breakfast, embark on a picturesque drive to Ajmer. Upon arrival, transfer to hotel/resort. Freshen up, and then step into the enchanting world of Ajmer’s sights and attractions.
Ajmer, a radiant jewel of Rajasthan, gleams with Islamic heritage, historical charm, and cultural allure. The place is renowned for the Ajmer Sharif Dargah (Shrine), dedicated to the great Muslim Sufi saint and Islamic Scholar Hazrat Khwaja Moinuddin Chishti, also known as Hazrat Gharib Nawaz (Benefactor of the poor). This eminent Sufi saint lived during the 12th and 13th centuries. The Shrine attracts devotees from across the globe. As you explore this captivating city, you’ll encounter its ancient monuments, including Islamic architectural wonders.
DAY 06: AJMER – UDAIPUR
(Approximately 280 kilometers, or a 5-6 hour drive)
After breakfast, embark on a drive to Udaipur, the ‘City of Lakes,’ where every moment is a picturesque vista. As you arrive at this enchanting destination, transfer to hotel/resort, rejuvenate, and savor leisurely moments in the heart of Udaipur’s beauty.
Udaipur is a heritage city renowned for its stunning lakes, grand palaces, and unique architecture. In 2018, it earned the distinction of being named the No. 1 City in Asia, a testament to its irresistible charm. Furthermore, Udaipur proudly holds a place among the world’s top 10 most beautiful cities according to Travel+ Leisure magazine’s ‘World’s Best Awards.’ Nestled amidst the lush green Aravalli Mountains and surrounded by picturesque lakes, it is a treasure trove of palaces, forts, and havelis that resonate with its rich royal history and breathtaking scenic beauty. The mesmerizing Halal-friendly travel destination, Udaipur, is also renowned as one of the most romantic places in the world.
DAY 07: UDAIPUR
After breakfast, let the enchanting ‘City of Lakes’ be your canvas for exploration.
Unearth the treasures of Udaipur! The City Palace, Rajasthan’s grandest palace complex, blends Rajasthani and Mughal styles atop a hill. Inside, intricate frescoes, mirrors, and vibrant murals await. Explore Jag Mandir, a regal Garden Palace in Lake Pichola, and the Monsoon Palace with its captivating views of the ‘City of Lakes.’ The Lake Palace, nestled on Lake Pichola, is one of the world’s most romantic palaces. Don’t miss the city’s Ropeway, offering an exhilarating cable car ride with panoramic vistas of lakes, palaces, and the Aravalli hills.
DAY 08: UDAIPUR
After breakfast After breakfast, check out from your hotel/resort. If you have some time available, you can opt for optional sightseeing or shopping visits in Udaipur’s vibrant markets. Later, your transfer to Udaipur Airport for your onward journey.
Embark on the enchanting ‘Rajasthan Royals 08 Days Itinerary’ and be transported through vibrant Rajasthan. This captivating journey takes you on a mesmerizing Halal-friendly tour of Jaipur, Ranthambhore, Ajmer, and Udaipur—four destinations steeped in history, offering thrilling adventures, and adorned with scenic magnificence. This region has witnessed centuries of a regal golden era, and our tour provides a profound glimpse into India’s ancient and medieval history. Immerse yourself in a captivating journey that weaves together history, nature, Islamic heritage, thrilling adventures, and architectural opulence. Explore UNESCO-listed monuments, wander through charming towns, and encounter thrilling wildlife as you delve into narratives etched in stone. Throughout this remarkable journey, you’ll be enveloped in a tapestry of Islamic heritage and cultural opulence. All while enjoying a mesmerizing Halal-friendly travel experience throughout your trips, creating memories that will last a lifetime.