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Luxury Train Tour Rajasthan

Duration: 07 Nights / 08 Days
Destinations Covered : Delhi - Jodhpur - Jaisalmer - Jodhpur - Udaipur - Jaipur - Agra - Delhi - Cochin - Periyar - Kumarakom - Alleppey - Kovalam - Mumbai

Day - 1. Delhi
Luxury Train Tour of Palace on Wheels welcomes you with traditional hospitality. The Tour Departs in the evening from Delhi for Jaipur. The Palace on Wheels is the most prestigious and luxurious train of India and probably the world, provide a historic and lifetime journey to Rajasthan in a royal grandeur. The train covers almost all important and famous cities of Rajasthan that include Jaipur, Jodhpur, Jaisalmer, Sawai Madhopur (famous for Ranthambore National Park) and Udaipur. It also covers Agra, the city of Taj Mahal.

Day - 2. Jaipur
Your visit will be to the Pink city of Rajasthan, Jaipur. Jaipur is the capital city of one of India's most colorful and vibrant states, Rajasthan. It is bounded on all sides by rocky hills, crowned with forts & enclosed by besieged walls. Houses with latticed windows line the streets, their rose pink color lending charm to the scene which is almost supernatural at sunset. Places of Interest include Hawa Mahal or the Palace of Winds, a remarkable five storeyed building in pink splendor, the Amber Fort, City Palace, Jantar Mantar and various other monuments from medieval times. This town is also legendary for its semi- precious stones, gems & jewelry, & woolen carpets.

Day - 3. Jaisalmer
Jaisalmer is considered to be the most favorite destination amongst tourists. The city evokes a dramatic picture of sheer magic and brilliance. The city was founded by Rawal Jaisal in the twelfth Century. Local color and warmth prevail over the hostile and unwelcoming terrain, imbuing the medieval town with a special magic. The yellow sandstone fort is an imposing sight, towering majestically over the city. The nearby shifting sand dunes of Sam remind you of Sahara Desert.

Day - 4. Jodhpur
Jodhpur is the second largest city of Rajasthan. It is mainly famous for rock solid Mehrangarh Fort built in the 15th Century A.D by Rao Jodha. Part of the Desert Tourist Triangle, the old Jodhpur city is bounded by a 10 Km long wall with eight gates serving as entrances and the new city is settled around this walled area. Jodhpur houses impressive palaces like the Moti Mahal, Sheesh Mahal and the Phool Mahal. In these exquisite palaces, forts, temples and havelis, the genius of its sculptors becomes alive and stands as a testimony to the imperial grandeur of the city. The Umaid Bhawan Palace hotel is said to be the biggest private residence of single individual.

Day - 5. Morning: Sawai Madhopur (Ranthambore)
In Sawai Madhopur one can visit the Ranthambor wildlife sanctuary which is a home to the royal Indian tiger. It is the best place to see these royal predators in their normal pursuits. The park boasts 300 species of birds and hyena, ratel, jackal and fox among other species. There are Lake Palaces, chhatris, old fortifications and a majestic 1,000-year-old fort overlooking the park. The lovely Jogi Mahal is located at the foot of the fort and gives superb view of the Padam Talao, painted white with water lilies.

Evening: Chittorgarh
In order to escape the designs of foreign invasions, women of this city had performed 'jauhar' or immolated themselves. Chittorgarh owes its name to these daring and fearless women. Legends of valor and chivalry surround the majestic Chittaurgarh fort.

Day - 6. Udaipur
Udaipur is one of the most romantic places in India, it is situated around the shimmering clear blue water lakes, which whisper the mood of a long-gone era. The two most famous lakes are Pichola and Udai Sagar. The city also flaunts beautiful palaces, the Jag Niwas (Lake Palace), and the Jag Mandir, which appears to rise as if from the blue waters of the lake Pichola. You can also see some stunning miniature paintings in Udaipur.

Day - 7. Morning: Agra
Agra is a home to the fascinating Taj Mahal, which is considered as the epitome of love. Built by Shah Jahan in memory of his wife, Mumtaz Mahal, it is one of the most visited and photographed sights in the world. Agra is also famous for its exquisite marble showrooms.

Afternoon: Bharatpur
Bharatpur wildlife sanctuary is admired for its rich and diverse wildlife. It is nesting place for thousands of Egrets, Siberian cranes, migratory water Fowl and other species of birds.

Day - 8. Delhi
Have a royal breakfast and conclude this wonderful magical journey on a very good and satisfying note. TouristPlacesRajasthan.com offers information about Luxury Train Tour in Rajasthan