If the hustle bustle of your routine has drained you, revive the charm of life by joining us on this 8-day trip to the 4 royal cities of Rajasthan – Bikaner, Jaisalmer, Jodhpur, and Udaipur. Start the enchanting tour in Bikaner, a treasure chest that reveals exciting stories through its forts, temples, and museums. Next, head to Jaisalmer that transports you to a world of kings and queens, as you walk through its forts and havelis. Sun City Jodhpur, wraps you in its scenic blue surrounding that look amazing when the sun’s rays kiss it. Finally, visit Udaipur, a treasure trove of architectural wonders. Feel thrilled as you explore one unique destination after another. To be a part of this magical journey, book this package and get on board to experience the charm of royal Rajasthan with us.
Detailed Day Wise Itinerary
Day 1 – Explore the rich cultural heritage of Bikaner (Bikaner)
Arrive at the airport or railway station in Jaipur, and travel by road to Bikaner. On reaching the hotel, you must check in. Embark on a royal exploration spree in Bikaner. Commence your tour at the magnificent Junagarh Fort, an exemplary example of unique Indian architecture. Walk to Sadul Museum and Prachina Museum, both known to display interesting articles portraying the cultural heritage of Bikaner. Next, visit Ganga Golden Jubilee Museum that proudly displays a beautiful collection of Rajasthani paintings, musical instruments, and many more. After this, enjoy a Tonga ride as you explore the Old City.
Day 2 – Bask in the beauty of Bikaner (Bikaner)
On this day, visit the famous Bhandasar Jain Temple, a beautifully constructed temple known for its unique design, sculpted pillars, marvelous frescos, and serene aura. You can visit Royal Cenotaphs, constructed in remembrance of kings and queens of Bikaner. Visit Karni Mata Temple of Deshnok, also called ‘The Rat Temple of Rajasthan’. This unique temple has thousands of rats running through its premises and they are considered an auspicious part of it. Next, enjoy a drive to Gajner Palace Sanctuary, known for bird watching and animal sighting. In the evening, head to Camel Breeding Farm and Research Center, where you can watch different breeds of camels and explore the interesting museum.
Day 3 – Jaisalmer, a land of forts and palaces (Bikaner – Jaisalmer)
Enjoy your drive to the gorgeous Golden City. On reaching, check in at the hotel. Head to the world-famous Jaisalmer Fort or Sonar Quila, built by the Rajput ruler Rao Jaisal. This fort has witnessed quite a number of battles. It is also a home to the prominent Jain Temples that are adorned with beautiful carvings. The architecture reminds you of the Dilwara Temples of Mount Abu. After this, you can explore Patwon Ki Haveli, Nathmalji Ki Haveli, and Salim Singh Ki Haveli − all known for their unique architecture. Finally, retire to the hotel for a peaceful overnight stay
Day 4 – Explore Jaisalmer, a jewel of Rajasthan (Jaisalmer)
On this day, get set for some fun time as you visit Gadisar Lake. This man-made lake is actually a water reservoir built in 1400 AD by Maharaja Maharwal Gadsi Singh. You can spot a lot of shrines and temples around this lake. More fun awaits you as you enjoy the picturesque drive to Sam Sand Dunes. The vast stretches of glistening, golden sand offer a mesmerizing sight, especially during sunrise and sunset. Enjoy fun-filled activities like camel rides on offer. The sand dunes offer a perfect backdrop to capture some beautiful clicks with loved ones.
Day 5 – A Visit to the Splendid Sun City – Jodhpur (Jaisalmer – Jodhpur)
On your arrival at Jodhpur, go to the hotel and check in. This bright and sunny land is known for its majestic Mehrangarh Fort that proudly stands on a cliff and presents a marvelous view of the city. Next, halt at the milky-white cenotaph Jaswant Thada, built in remembrance of Maharaja Jaswant Singh. Visit Umaid Bhawan, a magnificent palace that mesmerizes you with its splendid architecture. A part of the palace is converted into a museum that showcases the royal family’s belongings. Visit the century-old clock tower and explore the surrounding markets. Finally, retire to the hotel for the night.
Day 6 – Land of palaces, havelis, and lakes – Udaipur (Jodhpur – Udaipur)
Welcome to the beautiful land of palaces, lakes, and hills. On arriving, check in at the hotel. Commence your journey here by visiting City Palace, an architectural wonder built on the banks of Lake Pichola. The beautiful arches, domes, courtyards, pavilions, rooms, and gardens offer a sight to behold. You can walk to Jagdish Temple within the City Palace complex. This renowned palace is constructed in an Indo-Aryan style. Feel refreshed as you watch the lush green Saheliyon-ki-Bari; the smooth marble work, fountains, and ponds are a treat to the eyes.
Day 7 – More of Udaipur’s marvels (Udaipur)
On this day, continue to explore enchanting Udaipur! Start by visiting Lok Kala Mandal, known for its puppet shows and a wonderful assortment of art that displays Rajasthani culture. Next, visit Bagore Ki Haveli on the banks of Lake Pichola, a beautiful mansion that is converted into a museum. Walk to the banks of the lake and enjoy a boat ride. Visit Sajjan Garh Palace; initially an astronomical center, it is a marvelous monument known for its panoramic city view, especially during sunset
Day 8 – A happy goodbye to the royal cities (Udaipur)
After eight days of happiness in the royal cities, say goodbye to Rajasthan and head home with sweet memories. Check out from the hotel and journey to the airport or railway station to conclude this trip.