Day 03: Delhi - Mandawa (150 kms, 3 hrs)
Drive to Mandawa, a small merchant town famous for its Hawelis (fresco paintings). Overnight in Mandawa.
Day 04: Mandawa - Bikaner (200 kms, 4 hrs)
Sightseeing of Mandawa and nearby villages and then drive to Bikaner, famous for its artisans, camel farm and nearby Rat Temple. Overnight in Bikaner.
Day 05: Bikaner
Today you will enjoy the many sights of Bikaner including Junagarh Fort, Jain temple and Lalgarh Palace. Evening at leisure and overnight in Bikaner.
Day 06: Bikaner - Jaisalmer (333kms, 6.5 hrs)
After Breakfast you will commence the longest day's travel of the itinerary through the desolate beauty of the Great Thar Desert. Overnight in Jaisalmer.
Day 07: Jaisalmer
Jaisalmer feels like the edge of civilization in this part of the desert and to some extent it is on today's sightseeing tour you will see how the town has developed over many centuries and see such magnificent structures as Fort Jaisalmer and Laxminath Temple, view Havelis and get a feel for desert life at the Museum. Overnight in Jaisalmer.
Day 08: Jaisalmer
Day Free for an optional Camel Safari- the ultimate way to experience the grandeur of the desert. Overnight in Jaisalmer.
Day 09: Jaisalmer - Jodhpur (285kms, 5.5hrs)
After breakfast drive to Jodhpur, the Blue City. Afternoon for relaxing and overnight in Jodhpur.
Day 10: Jodhpur
Another of Rajasthan's magnificent cities, there is much to enjoy on today's sight seeing of Jodhpur. You will visit Mehrangarh Fort, Jaswant Thada, Clock Tower and Umaid Gardens. Overnight in Jodhpur.
Day 11: Jodhpur - Udaipur (260 kms, 5 hrs)
After Breakfast drive to Udaipur, perhaps the most romantic city in Rajasthan, situated on the edge of the famous Lake Pichola. Overnight in Udaipur.
Day 12: Udaipur
Sightseeing of Udaipur covering Saheliyon hi Bari Gardens, Fateh Sagar, Jagdish Temple and City palace. In the evening you will take a boat ride on Lake Pichola. Overnight in Udaipur.
Day 13: Udaipur
Day excursion to Ranakpur to visit Chaumukha Temple, Sun Temple and Amba Mata Temple. This incredible complex is set in a remote valley and is one of the most important Jain temples in India. Overnight in Udaipur.
Day 14: Udaipur - Ajmer (275 kms, 5hrs)
After Breakfast, drive to Ajmer- one of India 's most important Muslim pilgrimage centres. Overnight in Ajmer.
Day 15: Ajmer - Pushkar (75kms, 2 hrs)
Your sightseeing tour of Ajmer City will visit Ana Sagar, The Dargah (Mosque), Nasiyan (red) Temple and Mayo Collage. Later drive to Pushkar where you relax on the shores of the sacred lake. Overnight in Pushkar.
Day 16: Pushkar - Jaipur (120 kms, 3 hrs)
Sightseeing of Pushkar visiting Brahma Temple and Ghats. In the afternoon drive to Jaipur, the Pink City and modern capital of Rajasthan. This afternoon visit Amber Fort and take a leisurely elephant back ride up the ramparts to the Fort. Overnight in Jaipur.
Day 17: Jaipur
Jaipur is a very significant city historically and today sightseeing will take in many of its highlights including the City Palace, Hawa Mahal and Jantar Mantar. This evening you can enjoy dinner and a cultural show at Chokki Dhani Resort- a tastefully recreated Rajasthani village a short drive from Jaipur. The atmosphere is relaxed and there are numerous cultural and musical performances to captivate the senses. Overnight in Jaipur.
Day 18: Jaipur - Fatehpur Sikri - Agra (230 kms, 5 hrs)
After breakfast, drive to Agra enroute visiting Fatehpur Sikri, an ancient Mughal city and a masterpiece in sandstone. Overnight in Agra.
Day 19: Agra - Khajuraho (400 kms, 7 hrs)
The best time to visit the Taj Mahal is at dawn and immediately after. At this time of day the rising sun produces ever changing colours across the marble faces of this staggering creation- an experience to thrill the senses and one that will probably never be forgotten. Return to your hotel for breakfast and later visit to the Agra Fort. Drive to and overnight in, Khajuraho.
Day 20: Khajuraho
This morning enjoy the town of Khajuraho home to some of the finest temples in India, including Chandella Temple. Overnight in Khajuraho.
Day 21: Khajuraho - Varanasi (By Air)
This morning is free prior to your transfer to the airport for your early afternoon flight. You will be met at Varanasi and transferred to your hotel. Remainder of the day free and overnight in Varanasi.
Day 22: Varanasi
Take an early morning boat ride on the River Ganges and then immerse yourself in the experience of sunrise here at one of the most sacred sites in all India. The rest of the day at leisure.
Day 23: Varanasi - Lumbini (300 kms, 6 hrs)
After Breakfast drive to Lumbini, the birthplace of Lord Buddha. Overnight in Lumbini.
Day 24: Lumbini - Bhairwa - Kathmandu (Flight)
Sight seeing around Lumbini visiting Kapilavastu Temples. This afternoon you will be transferred to Bhairwa airport for your flight to Kathmandu. You will be met on arrival and transferred to your hotel and overnight in Kathmandu.
Day 25: Kathmandu
Today you can enjoy sight seeing of Kathmandu visiting Pashupatinath Temple, Buddhist Temples & Pathan City. Overnight in Kathmandu.
Day 26: Kathmandu - Delhi
Enjoy the morning relaxing before being transferred to the airport to connect your flight to Delhi. You will be met and assisted at the airport and transferred to your hotel. Overnight in Delhi.
Day 27: Delhi - Amritsar
Early morning transfer to Delhi airport to connect your flight to Amritsar. On reaching Amritsar you will be transferred to your hotel. In the afternoon, you can visit the sumptuous Golden Temple. Overnight in Amritsar.
Day 28: Amritsar - Delhi
After Breakfast, you will be transferred to Amritsar airport to connect your flight to Delhi. On arriving Delhi transfer to International airport to connect a flight back home, or into another part of India to continue your adventure.