Royal Rajasthan on Wheels
Taste a slice of royalty, enjoy the ultimate experience, board Royal Rajasthan on Wheels. This amazing train designed in a contemporary royal style, is taking you to the land of kings, fabulous landscapes, historical monuments. En route, enjoy Delhi and its wide palette of cultural, historical and religious sites. Admire the ancient Agra, feel your heartbeats in front of the magnificent Taj Mahal. Feel the rhythm of exotic Jaipur. Immerse into everyday life in this energetic city. Experience the magic of Udaipur, its rich history, culture and scenic locations. Take a boat ride along the Lake Pichola. Enjoy the sunny Jodhpur and its cultural treasures.
|DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION||Flights available on request – please contact Spirit Journeys Worldwide for quote including flights|
|INCLUDED||9 Nights’ accommodation on twin/double share basis at the hotels/cabin mentioned. Single rooms available at a supplement.|
Meal Plan as stated; [BB: Bed & Breakfast, L: Lunch, D: Dinner]Full day sightseeing tour of Old and New Delhi
Sightseeing tour of AgraVisit to Taj Mahal
Sightseeing tour of Jaipur including Amber Fort, City Palace Museum & Jantar Mantar
Sightseeing tour of JodhpurSightseeing tour of Udaipur
Boat ride at Lake Pichola
All transfers, sightseeing and excursions as per itinerary will be by an air-conditioned Innova car or [similar]All taxes, parking fee, entrances, fuel charges, interstate taxes, and porterage at all airports;
Services of English speaking local guide for sightseeing tours as per the itinerary
Spirit Journeys representative for assistance on all arrival and departure transfers with meet and assist
All currently applicable taxes;
|NOT INCLUDED||Expenses of personal nature like tipping, laundry, telephone / fax calls, alcoholic beverages, camera / video camera fee at all monuments, medical expenses, airport departure taxes, etc.|
Meals other than those specified above
Any other services not mentioned in the inclusions;
Day 01: ARRIVE DELHI
On arrival in Delhi: Company representatives cannot come into the baggage collection area. After you collect your luggage and pass through customs, please make your way towards the exit of the terminal building where a Spirit Journeys representative will be waiting to greet you with a paging board with your name on. Please note that the crowds can be enormous and it is possible that you may not spot our representative, despite their making every effort to be as visible as possible, so please keep an eye out for them. A representative will transfer you to the airport hotel and give you the documents. In the afternoon, you will be at leisure (No Transportation).
Overnight is at Maidens, Delhi [Premier Room with Breakfast]
Day 02: DELHI
After breakfast, enjoy a full day sightseeing tour of Delhi. Your exciting journey begins with sightseeing the most important spots of Old Delhi – Jama Masjid, Red Fort and Raj Ghat where Mahatma Gandhi was cremated. Stroll around the busy streets of the mile long Chandni Chowk, popularly called “The Silver Street”. In the afternoon, enjoy the cultural, religious and historical treasures of New Delhi – Qutab Minar, Humayun’s Tomb, drive past the imposing India Gate, the Parliament building and the Rashtrapati Bhawan, the President’s residence.
Overnight is at Maidens, Delhi [Premier Room with Breakfast]
Day 03: BOARD THE ROYAL RAJASTHAN ON WHEELS
Today, spend time according to your own interests.
Optional tours that can be booked and paid locally.
Optional tour we offer: Swaminarayan Akshardham Temple, Lotus Temple, Birla Temple, Gurudwara Bangla Sahib, Shopping in Khan Market, Jantar Mantar, Dilli Haat Market, National Gandhi Museum , Slum Tour, Walking tour of the market.
In the Evening: Check-In at Safdarjung Railway Station to board the Royal Rajasthan on Wheels. Dinner on board and depart for Jodhpur.
Day 4: JODHPUR
Arrival at Jodhpur early in the morning. Breakfast on board. After breakfast depart for sightseeing. Enjoy lunch at a local Hotel and return to the train. Enjoy dinner on board train.
Day 05: UDAIPUR & CHITTORGARH
Arrival at Udaipur in the morning.Breakfast on board. After breakfast start sightseeing. Enjoy Boat Ride in Lake Pichola followed by a visit to City Palace & Crystal Gallery. Have lunch at local Hotel. Return to train. Depart for Chittorgarh. Arrive Chittorgarh in the evening and depart for sightseeing of Chittorgarh Fort and enjoy evening tea at Cafeteria. Enjoy Light and Sound Show and return to train to have dinner onboard.
Day 06: SAWAI MADHOPUR & JAIPUR
Arrival at Sawai Madhopur early in the morning and depart to enjoy Safari at Ranthambhore National Park. Return back to train to have breakfast. Depart for Jaipur. Arrival at Jaipur to enjoy the majestic Elephant Ride at Amber Fort and have lunch at Hotel Cafe 1135 AD. After lunch, proceed for sightseeing of Amber Fort, City Palace Museum & Jantar Mantar. Enjoy dinner at Local Place Hotel followed by the cultural program. Later return to train.
Day 07: KHAJURAHO
Arrive Khajuraho, have breakfast on board and depart for sightseeing of Eastern Group of Temples. Enjoy Lunch at a local Hotel and later visit Western Group of Temples. Return back to the train. Dinner on board.
Day 8: VARANASI
Arrival at Varanasi. After Breakfast on board depart for sightseeing tour of Sarnath. Enjoy Lunch at a local Hotel. Next, proceed for Boat Ride on River Ganges to witness the spectacular evening Ganga Aarti. Later, return back to train to have dinner on board.
Day 9: AGRA
Arrival at Agra. Breakfast on board, then depart for sightseeing. Enjoy lunch at a local Hotel. Next, visit the iconic Taj Mahal. In the evening, return back to train to enjoy dinner on board.
Day 10: DEHLI
Arrival at Safdarjung Railway Station early in the morning. Have breakfast on board and check out at 7:30 am. Transfer to airport for onward flight home.
UK and EC citizens require a visa to visit India. You are responsible for obtaining these yourselves but we will of course provide any guidance or assistance you may require.
Hotel check-in & check-out time is usually 1200 Hrs except for Taj and Oberoi properties where check-in time is 1400 Hrs and check-out is at 1200 Hrs; Check in time at Marai beach Resort : 1500 Hrs and Check out : 1200 Hrs.
In case of any currency fluctuations or amendments to local Government taxes, or any fuel price rises, we reserve the right to adjust the tour price accordingly;
Any change in hotel or room category may attract a supplement or reduction in the tour cost.
Rate quoted above includes only those items as specified in the above inclusion column;
Effective 2nd October 2008, the Government has introduced “No-Smoking” legislation for hotels, restaurants and all public places. As a consequence, smoking is prohibited in all parts of the hotel except in designated bedrooms where smoking is permitted. The hotel has dedicated smoking guest bedrooms. Should you desire a smoking bedroom, please let us know. We shall try to reserve a smoking bedroom for you, subject to availability, should you need one.
For Security Reasons, it is mandatory to supply the following
o Guest Residential Address
o Contact Numbers
o Email ID
o Place of Work / Organization Name
o Photo Identity
o Copy of passport