Day 1, DELHI: Afternoon tour of Delhi.
Day 2, SHEKHAVATI: Drive to the Shekhavati area of Rajasthan, renowned for its painted frescoes and ornate havelis (merchant’s houses). We spend the night in a heritage hotel. (B)
Day 3, SHEKHAVATI: Walking tour of one of Shekhavati’s small towns followed by a camel ride to surrounding villages. Overnight in the desert resort, in beautiful and luxurious mud huts! (B)
Day 4, JAIPUR: Drive to Jaipur. Afternoon excursion to the splendid Amber Fort. (B)
Day 5, JAIPUR: Morning Jaipur city tour. Remainder of the day at leisure. (B)
Day 6, RANTHAMBORE: Drive to Ranthambore National Park where we take an afternoon game ride. (BD)
Days 7-8, KARAULI: Visit Ranthambore Fort then drive to Karauli where we stay in a Maharaja’s residence. We visit the magnificent Karauli City Palace and the local bazaar. (B)
Day 9, BHARATPUR - AGRA: Drive via the Keoladeo Bird Sanctuary at Bharatpur to the abandoned Moghul capital at Fatehpur Sikri. (B)
Day 10, AGRA: Visit the awe inspiring Taj Mahal. Overnight sleeper train to Varanasi. (B)
Day 11, VARANASI: Afternoon excursion to Sarnath.
Day 12, VARANASI: Early morning boat trip on the Ganges followed by a city tour. Afternoon at leisure. (B)
Day 13, VARANASI: A free day to explore Varanasi, one of the most important pilgrimage sites in India. Overnight sleeper train to Delhi. (B)
Day 14, DELHI: Arrive Delhi and transfer to hotel. Free day.
Day 15, DELHI: Tour ends. (B)