Day 01 / Delhi - Agra (200 Kms - 4 Hrs. Drive)
Early Morning pickup from and strait drive to Agra. Meet and assist by Indian Travel Desk representative cum guide and transfer to Hotel for wash and change then visit to Taj Mahal - Monument to Love which was built in 1630 by Mghal Emperor Shah Jahan as a tomb for his beloved wife Mumtaz Mahal. Construction of the Taj Mahal began in 1631, and is believed to have taken 18 years to complete, with over 20,000 craftsmen working around the clock. The design and construction is said to be that of the legendary architect, Ustad Ahamad Lahori. Legend has it that once construction was completed, Shah Jehan had Lahori's hands cut off, and blinded, so he would never be able to duplicate the structure. What makes the Taj Mahal unique is its perfect proportions, distinct femininity, medium of construction and ornamentation. Its marble exterior reflects rose and golden tints at sunrise and sunset, while it is dazzling white during the day. It is impossible to visualize the Taj Mahal in any surrounding others than its paradoxical garden. Paradise, in Islam, is visualized as a lush garden where running streams flow. When the Mughals brought this concept to India they elevated it to heights of Incomparable artistry then visit to AGRA FORT - Fort built in red sandstone with its magnificent palaces, halls of public and private audience and the beautiful gardens. This is where Emperor Shah Jahan was kept under house arrest by his third son Aurangzeb and spent the last year of his life viewing the Taj Mahal from across the river Jamuna. Evening at leisure. Overnight at Agra.
Day 02 / Agra - Ranthambhore (260 Kms - 6 Hrs. Drive)
After breakfast drive to Jaipur via the Ghostly deserted red sandstone city of Fatehpur Sikri, built in 1569 by the Great Emperor Akbar. Today it is deserted & left in solitude to reminisce over its past glory. Continue our drive toward to Ranthambhore National Park - it is a small village near Sawai Madhopur and is named after the two hills, Ran and Thambhor which are in close proximity. The ancient fort is built on the Thambhor hill, and is believed to be the oldest fort of the state. Afternoon visit to 13thCentaury historical Ranthambore fort surrounded by the Vindhyas and Aravalis, amidst vast arid denuded tracts of Rajasthan, lies the Oasis of Biomass in an Ecological desert, the great Ranthambore, the most eminent ruler of the Fort was Rao Hamir who ruled around 1296 A.D. There are various places of Historical Places inside the fort namely Toran Dwar, Mahadeo Chhatri, Sameton KiHaveli, 32-Pillard Chhatri, Mosque & the Ganesh Temple, the biggest attraction of the Fort. Later 3 hours Canter deep into the Jungle to see the Tiger and Leopard, the main predators found in this reserve. Hyena & Jackal are the Scavengers. Sloth Bear and Wild Bear are the main carnivores. The main herbivores found in this Park are Spotted Deer, Sambhar Deer, Nilgai (Bluebell) antelope, Chinkara (Indian gazelle) and the common langur. Night at Ranthambore.
Day 03 / Ranthambhore – Jaipur (200 Kms / 5 Hrs.)
Today after breakfast leave for Jaipur en-route visit to Amber Fort - marvelous example of Rajput architecture with its terraces and ramparts reflected in the Maota Lake below. Go up the fort ascended on Caparisoned Elephant true to the style of the Maharajas of the past. The interiors of the fort has various royal halls decorated with intricate ivory, mirror and glass work complemented by exquisite wall paintings. As you move between the rooms of this magnificent structure feel the history and visualize the pomp and grandeur of a kingdom never conquered, whose hilltop location is to view various palaces with rooms of stunning beauty including the world's finest chamber of mirrors and also visit temple of Kali. Arrive Jaipur check into Hotel. Evening leave for Chokhi Dhani. This is a 5 Star Luxury Ethnic Resort where you can enjoy the Rajasthani Culture evening with local folk dance, puppet show, Rajasthani Dinner at various restaurant etc. Back to Hotel. Night at Jaipur.
Day 04 / Jaipur local / Shopping / Departure
Today after leisurely Breakfast embark for Jaipur local Sightseeing visit Birla Mandir made by white marble continue our drive toward Maharaja's City Palace - where you can see an imposing blend of traditional Rajasthani and Mughal Art. The museum is resplendent with its collection of robes of royal princes, carpets, an armory of old weapons, miniature paintings portraying court scenes, battle scenes and processions, Jantar Mantar (an accurate observatory built in 1726 A.D.), Hawa Mahal (Palace of Winds) - a five storied wonder with a spectacular pyramidal facade and overhanging windows with latticed screens, domes and spires. Evening Shopping as per your convenience and back to Hotel. Night at Jaipur.
Day 05 / Jaipur – Delhi (260 Kms / 06 Hrs.)
Today after leisurely Breakfast. Put your luggage’s and time come to say Good Bye to this Royal Land of Rajasthan. Late evening you will be transfer to Jaipur / Delhi Airport. Tour ends with sweet memories with the promise to come again soon…..Thanks to be the part of ITD Family Never forget to submit your valuable feedback