Calling for 1 more travelmate !!!!
Who we are : 3 easy going CSer, who like to travel, chiak hong and take picture.
When are we flying : Depart 14th Nov 2310. Come back 26th Nov 1620.
Which Airline : Jet Airway $ 730 + $198(Tax)
How we go around : Hire a AC 4WD and a local driver to travel around as according to our own itinerary. We can stop whenever and go wherever as we like. The cost of car rental + driver is around INR28k for the entire trip, including airport pick up. SGD250 -SGD280per person.
Where do we stay : I am in process to book the hotel online. Type : AC Double room. Budget is around USD30 per room per night. Total cost is USD30 X 11nights/ 2 person sharing = SGD250 per person twin sharing basis.
Other cost : meal, drink, shopping, entrance fee, tips, activities (ie camel ride in desert)
How could you join : PM me and we shall start the conversation. Basically 3 of us have already issued air ticket. As long as you are committed and have a ticket as well, you are in. PM your contact if you want to find out more.
Day 1 - 14th Nov
Depart Changi Ariport 2310.
Day 2 - 15th Nov
Arriving 0255am, and clear immigration 0350am. Meet driver and go for early breakfast, and start the journey 0600. Stop for sunrise shot, and continue journey to Shekawati region. Distance : 250km, Drive : 5-6 hours. Visit Fatehpur (19km from Mandawa), Mandawa. ON at Mandawa.
Highlight of the Day : Visit Havelis of Nawalgarh & Mandawaride, ride around Fetehpur and Mandawa town for the painted buildings.
Day 3 - 16th Nov
Check out after breakfast and travel to Bikaner. Distance : 180km, Drive : 3-4 hours. Check in hotel. Afternoon visit desert and may be camel ride. ON at Bikaner.
Highlight of the Day : Junagarh Fort, Lal Garh Palace, Temple of Rats, Camel Safari, and Village visit by Jeep
Day 4 - 17th Nov
Check out after breakfast and travel to Jaisalmer. Distance : 350km, Drive : 5-6hours. On the way, stop for lunch and drop by small town for visit. ON at Jaisalmer
Highlight of the Day : Sam Sand Dunes
Day 5 - 18th Nov
Highlight of the Day : Jaislemer Fort, Gadsisar Lake
Day 6 - 19th Nov
Check out after breakfast and travel to Jodphur . Distance : 275km, Drive : 5-6hours. Check in and lunch and ON at Jodphur.
Highlight of the Day : Meherangarh, Umaid Bhawa Palace
Day 7 - 20th Nov
After breakfast, check out and travel to Pushkar, Distance: 180km, Drive : 3 hours. Visit the famous camel fair. ON at Puskhar.
Highlight of the Day : Pushkar Lake and near by Ghats, Camel Fair
Day 8 - 21st Nov
After breakfast, check out and drive 15km to Ajmer. After lunch, travel to Jaipur, Distance: 170km, Drive : 3 hours. ON at Jaipur.
Highlight of the Day : Dargah Khwaja Sahib, Ana Sagar, Adhai-Din-ka-Jhonpra, Taragarh Fort, Nasiyan Temple
Day 9 - 22nd Nov
Highlight of the Day : City Palace, Amber Fort, Hawa Mahal, Jantar Mahal
Day 10 - 23rd Nov
After breakfast, check out and travel to Fatehpur Sikri. Distance : 200km, Drive : 4 hours. Leave late noon and travel another 50km and drive 1hour to Agra. ON Agra.
Highlight of the Day : Diwan-I-Aam, Diwan-I-Khas & Panch Mahal (Fatehpur Sikri)
Day 11 – 24th Nov
Visit Taj Mahal & Agar Fort. After lunch, travel back to Delhi. Distance 220km, drive 4-5 hours. ON Delhi.
Highlight of the Day : Taj Mahal, Agra fort, Akbar's Tomb
Day 12 – 25th Nov
Highlight of the Day : Red Fort, Jama Masjid, Qutb Minar, Old Delhi bazaars
Day 13 – 26th Nov
Check out early and arrive airport 0600.
Pic for reference - Ride on Toyota Qualish for the entire tour.
Route of the itinerary