Come join us on this exciting 16 day trip to discover colourful Rajasthan in great company. We will be staying mostly in heritage hotels and palaces, seeing great attractions on and off the map. We will travel in our own private transport. We will wander the bazaars, eat great food, see amazing people and places and experience India in an amazing way.
I will share with you all my favourite places and people along the way. Yet there will be ample time for you to relax with a drink in hand or watch the sunset.
I will list the itinerary below with some of the inclusions but there will be lots of surprises along the way.
The tour is priced at $2650 Australian Dollars or 1500 British Pounds and includes all Accommodation, Breakfasts, Transport within India and transfers to and from the hotel on arrival and departure.
Please note Accommodation is double/twin occupancy however single occupancy can be arranged at an additional charge of $1000 aus.
Entrances to all sites included on the Itinerary are also covered though you will need to pay your own camera charges.
The price also includes hotel tips, tips for our driver and guides so you need not be concerned along the way.
meals not specified in the itinerary,beverages,excess baggage fees and most importantly Flights to and from Delhi which will be at your own cost.
You will also need to purchase your own comprehensive travel insurance and an Indian visa for the trip.
So now for the exciting stuff- THE BOHO LUXE TOUR
DAY1- DELHI-13th of October 2018
Check into Hotel Visaya, Delhi.
After meeting with the group we will go out to explore some of the sites in Delhi including Humayans Tomb. Take in the ambience and explore the city.
We will visit and walk the streets of Old Delhi, visiting temples, markets and visiting the spice market. We will also have time for shopping and a wonderful High Tea at the Imperial Hotel.
A morning drive to Agra where we will visit the amazing Agra fort where we can glimpse the Taj preparing us for tomorrows dawn visit. We will be staying at the Trident.
Today we visit what many consider the most beautiful building in the world.The Taj Mahal. It will be a dawn visit and then we will breakfast before heading on to our first stop in Rajasthan, Jaipur,the pink city. Our home will be the marvellous Diggi Palace.
We will visit the awe inspiring Amber Palace, The royal observatory, incredible street markets and some wonderful boutiques.
Some free time to explore or have a swim or visit the gentle elephants at elefantastic or maybe watch a polo game and have a cocktail or do some more shopping.
Now we leave the city behind and head to a secret get away where we stay in a 15th century castle and dine in the ruins of a 10th century castle.
Here we have free time to sit by the pool,enjoy ayurvedic spa treatments or wander the ramparts.
We now head along the spice route to the remote desert town of Jaisalmer where we will be staying at the Hotel Gulaal.
Today we explore the 11th century fort which is the oldest inhabited fort in India. You will feel like you are lost in a fable as you wander the ancient alleyways in this town that looks like a giant sandcastle in a dream.
To finish the day we will head into the desert on camels to watch the sunset.
We drive to Jodhpur,the blue city and yes it is where jodhpurs come from. Here we will visit the magnificent Meherangarh Fort before walking through the old city and visiting the enchanting stepwell now surrounded by great boutiques and cool cafes. We will stay at Haveli Inn Pal.
In the morning we will take a jeep safari to visit some local tribal people and have lunch with a family of the weaver caste. Delicious food and lovely people.
Once again leaving the city behind and head through the Aravelli Hills to stay at Rawla Jojawar, a heritage hotel that is a converted 18th century fort. Here you have the opportunity to take a horse ride, a village safari or a cooking class. You can even take a rural train ride.
A free day to relax and take up one or two of the optional activities listed above or simply enjoy the surroundings.
The road to Udaipur winds through the oldest mountains on the planet and it is not uncommon to see gypsy caravans upon it and all this heading to the Venice of the East. In Udaipur we will stay at Lake Pichola and visit the city palace and explore the bustling alleyways and the peaceful lakeside.
A free day to enjoy either shopping, taking a boat ride or as you wish. Cooking classes,art classes are available.optional.
We fly to Delhi to enjoy our last night together, staying at the Lemontree.
DAY17- Departure Day, sadly.
Please note add on tours can be arranged.
Please contact me to register your interest and to secure your place via the contact page or directly on 918894497668