Rural Rustic Rajasthan


Rajasthan in India is famous for its tales of valour, and it is royalty personified with a rich history of valiant Kings and Queens. In this specially curated Rajasthan tour, you not only see the usuals, but also experience the unusuals, with the idea being to let you get a holistic experience of Rajasthan from different dimensions. While you see the prominent royal forts and palaces in big cities of Jaipur, Udaipur and Jodhpur, you also experience the small towns or villages of Chittorgarh, Bundi and Mandawa and imbibe the spirit of these places. You finally top it up with India’s most iconic monument of love, the Taj Mahal, which though is not in Rajasthan but is close by. It is not just about seeing the places but also to give you a well-rounded immersive experience, by interacting with the locals, tasting the local cuisine and walking and shopping through the towns and villages. This rural Rajasthan tour truly lets you experience the real spirit of the state of Rajasthan so that you take a piece of it with you, for the rest of your life.

Trip Highlights
  • Experience a fun rickshaw ride in the chaotic streets of Old Delhi Bazaar
  • Observe the stunning architecture of the Akshardham Temple
  • Explore the intricacy of the stunning Frescoes of Mandawa
  • Experience the life of the nomads of Rajasthan tribes by taking a Camel Safari at Jaisalmer
  • Pay a visit to the remarkable and historic Indian villages of Fatehpur, Deshnok, Osiyan, Ramdeora, Kota, Chittorgarh, and Bundi
  • Get mesmerized by the beauty of the gorgeous Umaid Bhawan Museum in Jodhpur
  • Feel the calmness of Udaipur by taking a boat ride on Lake Pichola
  • Take a rural Rajasthan tour by visiting the Ranakpur temples
  • Explore the Kumbhalgarh fort in all its glory
  • Stroll through the streets of Fatehpur Sikri
  • Get allured by the beauty of the Taj Mahal and other monuments by taking a heritage walk around Agra

Day 1

Arrive at Delhi

After having a pleasant flight, you will arrive at the Delhi International Airport where our guides will greet you. Afterward, they will transfer you to your hotel and ensure a smooth check-in.


Delhi, the Indian capital city was once the capital of kingdoms and empires. Being a contemporary metropolis, it has a charming blend of the past and the present. It acts as a perfect way of introducing you to the composite culture of ancient India.


Later in the evening, you will visit the renowned Akshardham Temple. Being a spiritual-cultural center, you will be intrigued by the stunning architecture of the temple.

Day 2

Explore Delhi

After having a delicious breakfast, you will proceed for a sightseeing tour of Old and New Delhi.


Old Delhi: In your Old Delhi tour, you will pay a visit to the Raj Ghat and the world-famous Jama Masjid. You will also enjoy a cycle rickshaw ride in the chaotic streets by riding from Jama Masjid to Chandni Chowk.


New Delhi: In your New Delhi Tour, you will visit Humayun's Tomb, Qutub Minar, Rajpath, India Gate, Parliament House, and a drive through the Diplomatic Enclave.

lights lit up at dusk in umaid bhawan palace in jodhpur, rajasthan

Day 3

Drive from Delhi to Mandawa

After having breakfast, you will drive towards Mandawa for 6 hours.


The medieval Mandawa Fort offers a breathtaking view of the town. The museum of the fort has an ancient collection that includes arms with jade handles, ceremonial costumes, etc. The havelies like Chokhani, Goenka, Ladia, and Saraf are worth visiting in this town. The Castle has now been converted into a 51 room hotel, where all rooms are different. The terrace and courtyard have evenings with candle-lit dinners and fire-dances. Being a 240-year-old fortress, the royal family has converted it into a fine example of traditional hospitality.

Day 4

Drive to Bikaner

After having breakfast at your hotel, you will explore the painted Havelis of some prominent business families like the Chowkhani Haveli, Lakshminarayan Ladia Haveli, Gulab Rai Ladia Haveli, Mohanlal Saraf Haveli, and Bhagchandika Havel, by taking a walking tour.


You will also meet the local village chief of Mahensar and Dundlod.


Then, you will start your drive towards Bikaner and stop at Fatehpur. After exploring the streets and bazaars of Fatehpur, you will proceed towards Bikaner.


Having a timeless appeal, Bikaner is a royal fortified city. The city has many sand dunes. Known as the camel country, Bikaner is renowned for desert safari Bikaner. The wells of Bikaner are one of the major attractions of the city as they are built on high plinths with slender minarets towers on its four corners.

Day 5

Drive from Bikaner to Jaisalmer

After eating your delicious breakfast, you will proceed for a sightseeing tour of Bikaner, where you will visit the Junagarh Fort, the camel breeding farm, and the Karni Mata Temple.


Later, you will proceed towards Jaisalmer and stop en-route at Deshnok to experience the life of the villagers.


Jaisalmer rises from the heart of the Thar Desert, and its fort stands with an impressive splendor and dominates the city.


After reaching, you will check into your hotel and relax.

Days 6 - 7

Jaisalmer Sightseeing

On the sixth day of your rural Rajasthan tour, you will go for a camel safari in the desert. The Rajasthan Desert Safari is amongst the most popular activities in the Thar Desert as it will take you close to the villager's idyllic life and give you splendid sights of the magnificent desert. You will visit the fort of Jaisalmer that is situated amidst sandy plains portraying impeccable architecture.


On day seven, you will see the fort, temple, and palaces built of yellow stone in Jaisalmer. You will visit the stunning Jaisalmer Fort, Patwon-Ki-Haveli, Gandhi Sagar Tank, Barabagh Hill, and Salim-Singh-Ki-Haveli.


Later in the afternoon, you will go to the Sand Dunes to visit a traditional Rajasthani Desert Village, where you will see the sunset from the dunes.

kumbhalgarh fort on the western range of aravalli hills near udaipur, rajasthan

Day 8

Drive to Jodhpur

After having a filling breakfast, you will drive to Osiyan for your Rajasthan Desert safari.


You will make a stop at Ramdevra.


Then, you will proceed towards Osiyan. After reaching, you will do sightseeing in Osiyan.


Further, you will continue your journey towards Jodhpur.


Jodhpur is located at the edge of the Thar Desert, and the massive Mehrangarh Fort of Jodhpur soars at a height of 125 Mts above the plains. Jodhpur is encompassed by a high wall, which is 10 km long and has 8 gates with innumerable bastions.


After reaching, you will relax for a while and then visit the Umaid Bhawan Palace.

Day 9

Jodhpur Sightseeing

After having breakfast, you will go for a village safari to catch a glimpse of the rich culture. You will get plentiful wildlife (game) moments of the great desert landscape while your drive.


Later in the afternoon, you will do a sightseeing tour of Jodhpur, and visit the Mehrangarh Fort and the Jaswant Thada Memorial.

Day 10

Drive to Udaipur

After having an early breakfast, you will start your journey towards Udaipur.


You will make a stop and explore the Kumbhalgarh Fort and Ranakpur Temples.


Later, you will continue your journey towards Udaipur.


After your arrival, you will check into your hotel.


Udaipur is hemmed in by the magnificent Aravallis. Being a charming blend of sounds, sights, experiences, and inspiration for poets, writers, and painters, it has magical lakes, palaces, temples, gardens, and narrow lanes that are full of stalls, and carry a flavor of a heroic past. The stunning Lake Pichola acts as a magnificent sight.

Day 11

Udaipur Sightseeing

Post breakfast, you will go for a sightseeing tour of Udaipur, and visit the City Palace at first, and explore its mirrored walls, ivory doors, colored glass windows, inlaid marble balconies, and the Peacock Courtyard.


Apart from that, you will visit the Sahelion-ki-Bari Gardens, the local folk Museum, and the Jagdish Temple.


Then, you will go for an Evening Motor launch cruise on Lake Pichola to see the stunning views of Udaipur. You will also visit the Jag Mandir Palace and spend some time there.

Day 12

Drive to Chittorgarh

After having a delicious breakfast, you will drive to Chittorgarh.


You will make a stop at Nagda and Eklingji.


Then, you will proceed to Chittorgarh.


Chittorgarh is a ruined citadel, echoing the sounds of the royal past in its forts, palaces, and Chattris.


You will spend your night at Bijaipur castle.

camel safari in jaisalmer sands, rajasthan

Day 13

Drive to Bundi

Post breakfast, you will start your journey towards Kota.


Being the largest industrial town of Rajasthan, Kota is well known for its sarees and a miniature school of art.


You will visit the City Palace and Fort that houses the Rao Madho Singh Museum, which contains the relics of Kota's former rulers.


Then you will visit Jagmandir, where you will take a paddleboat for roaming and get a spiritual experience.


You will also pay a visit to the Government Museum and the Chambal and Chatter Bilas gardens.


Then, you will proceed towards Bundi.

Day 14

Bundi Sightseeing and Drive to Pushkar

Post breakfast, you will head towards Bundi Sightseeing.


Being amongst the unexplored cities, Bundi has a rich historical wealth.


You will first visit Taragarh or Star Fort, then you will visit Chattrasagar. After exploring these two places, you will visit the Sukh Mahal.


Once the sightseeing is complete, you will proceed towards Pushkar. On your way, you will visit Ajmer.


After reaching Pushkar, you will check into a hotel.


Pushkar is a gem of a city located in Rajasthan. Being the site of the world's only Brahma Temple, Pushkar has various cultural blends and is also the venue for the renowned Pushkar Fair. The mausoleum of Khawaja Moinuddin Chisti also attracts various pilgrims from different parts of the world. Pushkar has 52 bathing ghats linked to the lunar calendar, and each ghat has its own unusual qualities and healing powers. The city has over 500 temples built with varied architectural styles.

Day 15

Pushkar Sightseeing

After having breakfast, you will pay a visit to the mausoleum, Anasagar, Akbar’s Palace, and the Brahma Temple.


You can have the rest of the day at leisure and walk around the ghats.

Day 16

Drive to Jaipur

After having breakfast, you will proceed towards Jaipur


After reaching, you will have a smooth check-in at your hotel.


Apart from being a bustling metropolis, Jaipur shows a wonderful fusion of its past and modernity. Popularly known as the Pink City, Jaipur has massive forts, exquisite temples, lush gardens, and magnificent palaces to stun you.

Day 17

Jaipur Sightseeing

After having breakfast, you will go on a sightseeing tour of Jaipur.


First, you will visit the stunning Amber Fort, which is a classic palace located on the outskirts of Jaipur.


Then you will see the delightful blend of traditional Rajasthani and Mughal architecture at the City Palace. It comprises the Chandra Mahal, the City Palace Museum, and Shri Govind Dev Temple.


The next destination will be Jantar Mantar, which is the largest and the best-preserved of the five observatories in the country.


Later, you will visit the Hawa Mahal, which is a five-story structure of sandstone having 953 niches and windows.


In the end, you will visit a rug factory to see the intricate work or a gem factory to see the gem cutting and polishing process.

ranakpur jain temple in rajasthan

Day 18

Drive to Agra

After breakfast, you will proceed towards Agra.


You will stop at Fatehpur Sikri, and explore the city.


You will reach Agra in the afternoon, and you will check-in at your hotel.


Agra was the second capital of the Mughal Empire and has dissimilar structures of red sandstone and white marble, small galleys, and ancient buggies. The visitors can smell the aroma of Mughlai cuisine by walking down the narrow bustling streets of Agra.

Day 19

Agra Sightseeing

Early morning, you will proceed to see the sunrise at the Taj Mahal.


Being amongst the most famous wonders of the world, the Taj Mahal has a stunning Mughal architecture that is symmetrical in every way. The quality of the workmanship at Taj Mahal is incomparable.


After seeing the sunrise, you will get back to your hotel and have your breakfast.


Then, you will go for the sightseeing of Agra.


You will visit the Agra Fort, which houses various impressive structures like the Khas Mahal, Jahangir Mahal, Diwan-i-Khas, Diwan-i-Am, Moti Masjid, and Machchhi Bhawan.


Then, you will go for a heritage walk towards the other side of River Yamuna.


The heritage relics on the other side of Yamuna have been weaved for a historic experience of Mughal Agra. You will walk through various monuments set in the middle of a rural setting intertwined with the communities, and offering a stunning view of the Taj Mahal.


You will also enjoy a cup of Masala Chai on the Tea Terrace with comfortable, standard, clean, safe, and affordable facilities.

Day 20

Drive from Agra to Delhi

After breakfast, you will drive back to Delhi and check-in at your hotel post your arrival.


Then, you will spend time shopping in the evening.

Day 21

Fly back Home

After having your breakfast, you will be dropped at the airport for your flight back home.294



aerial view of taj mahal and its surroundings in agra, uttar pradesh