Day 1: France – Delhi
Welcome at Delhi International Airport by a representative speaking of our agency and transfer to hotel. Rest in the morning then around 10am, visit Delhi. Tour of Old Delhi and its monuments like the Jama mosque-Maside, the largest mosque in India and the ancient streets of the bazaar-Chandani Chauk in rackshaw bicycle and Red Fort. Visit to New Delhi, Raj Ghat (the cremation ground of Gandhi), the India Gate, the Palace of the President and Parliament. Visit Qutub Minar and Humayun's Tomb. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
Day 2 :Delhi - Mandawa (270 kilometer / 5 Hours)
The morning breakfast and departure by car to Mandawa. Visit the village in the heart of Shekhawati region rich in hundreds of havelis, patrician houses frescoed naive. Night in a luxury hotel
Day 3 :Mandawa - Bîkaner (190 kilometer / 4 Hours)
After breakfast, continue the journey to Bikaner.
Visit the Junagarh fort, which contains beautiful sculptures, weapons, objects of lacquered wood and products of local handicrafts. The palaces of former Maharajas and some temples are located within this impressive temple of rats.
En route you will visit the Temple of Rats to Deshnokh. The temple of Karni Mata Deshnokh: This temple is unique. Only place where people come from all over India to venerate and admire rats walking around freely and where devotees bow down to the appearance of a white rat. Steel nets have even been placed on top of the open spaces to protect the gorgeous doves flying and other predators like cats or prowling around an aviary! This temple was built in the fifteenth century, the huge doors carved in silver and pure white marble covering the facade were offered by Maharaja Ganga Singh of Bikaner in the early twentieth century.
Arrive Bikaner and transfer to hotel. Overnight at hotel.
Day 4 : Bîkaner – Jaisalmer (360 kilometer / 6 Hours)
After breakfast, drive to Jaisalmer.
Arrival and transfer to hotel.
In the evening discovering Bada Bagh, where a group of sanctuaries of the princes of Jaisalmer, particularly noticeable at sunset. Overnight at hotel.
Day 5 : Jaisalmer
Day dedicated to the discovery of Jaisalmer.
Surrounded by walls and topped by an imposing castle of the twelfth century, Jaisalmer us into medieval India the proud Rajput princes. Out of town, visit the pond Gadi Sagar, whose beautiful gate was commissioned by a famous courtesan. Visit the citadel and beautiful Jain temples of the fifteenth century yellow sandstone. City tour and havelis of low Nath Mal and Patwa haveli which are very impressive for their beautiful balconies and stone work. Lunch.
In the late afternoon you will go in the wilderness of Khuri or Sam and will ride a camel.
Return to hotel for the night.
Day 6 : Jaisalmer - Jodhpur (280 kilomètres / 6 Hours)
Breakfast and drive to Jodhpur.
Arrival and visit the Mehrangarh Fort. Jodhpur is the city most typical of Rajasthan, dominated by its huge high: the Mehrangarh Fort, "Fort of Majesty." The fort contains several palaces transformed into a vast museum. Visit the harem and the room with cribs, the hall of mirrors, royal palanquins to the room and you can admire the "howdah" (platform used to mount the elephants).
Then you visit the white marble cenotaph of Jaswant Thada.
Overnight at hotel.
Day 7: Jodhpur (280 kilometer / 6 Hours)
Breakfast and departure for an excursion to Mandore where you will visit the ancient temples and departure at Osian, a beautiful city famous for its temple to Durga in the fifteenth century.
Lunch and return to Jodhpur.
At the end of the afternoon, explore the old bazaar and the Clock Tower (Clock Tower) / a jeep safari to visit Bishnoi village (community "environmentalist") and houses and to see antelopes, peacocks etc..
Day 8 : Jodhpur – Monut Abu (350 kilometer / 6 Hours)
Morning drive to Mount Abu.
Arrival and transfer to hotel.
In the evening stroll through the bazaar.
Overnight at Hotel.
Day 9: Monut Abu
In the morning, the tour begins with Guru Shikhar, the highest peak in Rajasthan (1727 m), then continues at Achal ghar, an ancient temple of the god Shiva.
At noon, you will visit the Jain temples dating from the twelfth century Delwara. These temples are beautiful with their white marble architecture.
At the end of the afternoon, visit Nakki Lake and you can make a boat ride on the lake. Overnight at hotel.
Day 10 : Monut Abu – Ranakpur- Ghanerao (180 kms / 3 Hours)
Departure for Udaipur. En route, visit Ranakpur, famous for its Jain temples. Visit the temple of Adinath and will be seduced by the beauty and complexity of its architecture.
Lunch at Ranakpur and continuation of the road to the village of Ganerao. Installation in the castle of the king of the village.
In the evening free, you can visit the village to discover the local life. Dinner and overnight at the hotel Ravala Ganerao.