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Palace on Wheels
07 nights - 08 days

Delhi - Jaipur - Jaisalmer - Jodhpur - Sawai Madhopur - Chittorgarh - Udaipur - Bharatpur - Agra - Delhi

The Palace on Wheels takes you to a fascinating journey to the royal land of sand dunes and regal palaces. Visit the majestic expanse where Royal Rajputs lived in a grand style. Explore this imperial land on the Palace on Wheels, the luxurious train of India that carries with it an intrinsic ambience that goes perfectly well with the majestic charm and beauty spread lavishly in Rajasthan. The Palace on wheels is rated as one of the top ten luxury train journeys in the world.

Days of operation: Leaves and arrives Delhi every Wednesday
Months of operation: September - April

Day 01

Board Palace on Wheels
Morning arrive Delhi. On arrival check-in at hotel. Afternoon transfer to the railway station to board Palace on Wheels.

Day 02

Morning coach excursion to the Hawa Mahal (Palace of Winds), one of the major landmark of Jaipur, built in 1799. Visit the Amber Fort seated upon a caparisoned elephant. After lunch, city tour of Jaipur including the City Palace. Visit Jantar Mantar Observatory, a collection of architectural astronomical instruments. Overnight on the Palace on Wheels.

Day 03

Arrive Jaisalmer. Morning tour of the imposing Jaisalmer Fort, one of the largest desert forts in the world. Lunch aboard the train, post lunch visit the Sam sand dunes for a short camel ride. After dinner attend a cultural show in Jaisalmer. Overnight.

Day 04

Arrive Jodhpur. Morning visit the magnificent Meherangarh Fort to view its stunning architecture. Take a round of Jaswant Thada, a white marble memorial built by Sardar Singh. After lunch return to Palace on Wheels. Overnight.

Day 05

After an early breakfast visit the Ranthambore National park- a major tiger reserve. This wildlife sanctuary is considered to be the country's best for tiger spotting. The park covering an area of 392 sq.kms. is home to more than 300 species of birds. Other wild animals to spot in the park are tiger, hyena, ratel, jackal and fox. Later depart for Chittorgarh. Late afternoon visit Chittorgarh Fort, a massive fort atop a hill. Overnight.

Day 06

Early morning depart for Udaipur. After lunch visit the delightful City Palace full of remarkable collections of ancient sculptures, antiques and inscriptions of the bygone era. Evening set out for the crystal gallery a unique collection of rare and precious crystals from the royal treasure. Overnight.

Day 07

Bharatpur & Agra
Morning arrive Bharatpur. Take a round of the world famous Bharatpur Bird Sanctuary. Late morning coach journey to Fatehpur Sikri, the sand stone city, built by the Emperor Akbar. Post lunch visit the Red Fort and the unforgettable Taj Mahal. Overnight.

NB: Taj Mahal remains closed on Fridays. So, please plan your days and itinerary accordingly.

Day 08

To Delhi
Early morning arrive Delhi. Transfer to International Airport for your onward departure.

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