16 Days / 15 Nights
Delhi - Mandawa - Bikaner - Jaisalmer - Jodhpur - Jaipur
Delhi, the capital city of India, will be the starting base of the most sought-after Sam Sand Dunes Tour. On arrival, meet the representative and transferred to the hotel. Overnight stay in Delhi.
Day 02: : Delhi
After breakfast, proceed to see a blend of modernity and antiquity. Get acquainted with the historical charm of the capital city. Morning sightseeing tour of Delhi will cover visit to Red Fort, Jama Masjid, Chandni Chowk and Raj Ghat. After lunch head toward the Birla Temple, Parliament House, Presidential House, India Gate, Government buildings and Qutab Minar. Overnight stay in Delhi.
Day 03:Delhi - Mandawa
After breakfast, leave for Mandawa. This charming town is a gateway to the Shekhawati region of Rajasthan. On arrival, check into the hotel. This afternoon explore beautifully painted havelis (Palatial houses) of Mandawa. Overnight stay in Mandawa.
Day 04:Mandawa - Bikaner
This morning leave for Bikaner. Popularly known as the Desert City of Rajasthan, Bikaner boasts of its beautiful historical monuments. Arrive in Bikaner and transfer to the hotel. Enjoy camel ride while you are in Bikaner and visit the famous Camel Breeding Farm. After lunch, visit the 16th century Junagarh Fort, Lallgarh Palace and Fort Museum. Overnight stay at the hotel in Bikaner.
Day 05:Bikaner - Khimsar
This morning, leave for Khimsar. On your way to Khimsar, visit the 600-year old Deshnoke Temple. On arrival, check in the hotel. As you intimately experience the rich culture of the region during the village tour, enjoy camel safari. Overnight stay in Khimsar.
Day 06: Khimsar - Osian - Jaisalmer
This morning depart for Jaisalmer, fondly named as the City of Gold. While driving to Jaisalmer, visit the temple town of Osian. Proceed to Jaisalmer. On arrival, transfer to the hotel.
On your Sam Sand Dunes Tour, visit the Jaisalmer Fort that rises 80m above plains. While exploring the fort, see the Jain Temples that belong to 12th-5th century and the Fort Palace. After lunch, enjoy camel safari to Badabagh. You will have an insight in to the rural life of Rajasthan during your village tour. Overnight stay in Jaisalmer.
Riding a camel is an experience that will carve a special place for Rajasthan in your heart. Visit several palatial mansions or havelis that were built in 12th -15th century. Patwon Ki Haveli and Nath Ji Mal Ki Haveli are two most famous Jaisalmer Havelis. See intricately designed latticed windows, blue roof and arched balconies. Enjoy boating over the waters of Gadisar Lake. Overnight in Jaisalmer.
Day 09: Jaisalmer - Manak Chowk
Visit the Manak Chowk to indulge yourself in shopping. Evening is free for leisure. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 10: Jaisalmer - Sam Sand Dune
Take a visit to the Jaisalmer Fort to see Jain temples. Roll back the pages of past as you explore the fort museum. After lunch, travel 42 km to visit Sam Sand Dunes. Enjoy an unforgettable camel safari on sand dunes. Enjoy cultural programs at the time of campfire. Night stay at the hotel.
Day 11: Jaisalmer
Enjoy a camel safari to the Rajasthan village. Spend rest of the day in exploring the culture and heritage of Jaisalmer. Overnight stay at the hotel.
This morning leave for the Wood Fossil Park. See the 180 million-year-old fossil leaving an indelible impression on your mind. Overnight in Jaisalmer.
Day 13: Jaisalmer - Jodhpur
Depart for Jodhpur, which is also known as the Blue City of Rajasthan. After desert safari, visit the traditional Bishnoi Village, untouched by the passage of time. See their culture and heritage. Night stay in Jodhpur.
This morning leave for the sightseeing tour. Visit Mehrangarh Fort, the 20th century Umaid Bhawan Palace and Jaswant Thada. Spend evening at leisure. Overnight in Jodhpur.
Day 15:Jodhpur - Jaipur
Depart for Jaipur, the Capital City of Rajasthan. Affectionately known as the Pink City of Rajasthan, Jaipur is growing as one of the major tourist destinations of the state. On arrival, transfer to the hotel. Visit the City Palace Museum, Hawa Mahal and Jantar Mantar. Take an elephant ride like a Maharaja to visit Amber Fort. Evening is free for leisure. Enjoy delicious ethnic cuisine at the ethnic village. Night stay in Jaipur.
Day 16:: Jaipur - Delhi
On the concluding day of the Sam Sand Dunes Tour, transfer to the airport in Delhi to board flight for your onward journey.
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