[9 Nights / 10 Days]

The Thar Journey Tour Package

New Delhi - Jodhpur - Khimsar - Jaisalmer - Bikaner - Jaipur - New Delhi


Experience the Beauty and Culture of Rajasthan with Tour Planner Rajasthan’s The Thar Journey Tour Package. This Package takes you on a Journey through the majestic cities of New Delhi, Jodhpur, Khimsar, Jaisalmer, Bikaner and Jaipur. You will be able to admire the beauty of iconic monuments such as the Red Fort, Jama Masjid, Humayun’s Tomb, Mehrangarh Fort, Khimsar Fort, Junagarh Fort, Karni Mata Temple, Hawa Mahal and City Palace.

You will also experience a camel safari in the Thar Desert, an Experience of a lifetime. Tour Planner Rajasthan takes care of all your needs, from Comfortable Accommodation, Delicious Meals and Professional Tour Guides to optional day trips. So, whether you’re Travelling alone or with Friends and Family, you can rest Assured that you will have an Unforgettable Experience. Book your Rajasthan Tour Package today and Explore the Beauty and Culture of Rajasthan.

Trip Highlights

  • Explore the iconic Red Fort, Jama Masjid and Humayun’s Tomb in New Delhi.
  • Admire the majestic beauty of the Mehrangarh Fort in Jodhpur.
  • Visit the beautiful Khimsar Fort, and witness the serenity of Khimsar Lake.
  • Discover the beauty and culture of Jaisalmer, the Golden City of India.
  • Explore the Junagarh Fort and the Karni Mata Temple in Bikaner.
  • Admire the majestic beauty of the Hawa Mahal and the City Palace in Jaipur.
  • Enjoy a camel safari in the Thar Desert, an experience of a lifetime.

Itinerary Details:

Welcome to India! You will be received at Indira Gandhi International airport by one of our executives and later shall be transferred to your hotel for overnight stay. Remaining time is completely at leisure.

After having a leisurely breakfast, move out for a daylong sightseeing tour of Delhi, taking in the impressive Red Fort, Jama Masjid - India’s oldest and largest mosque, Raj Ghat - the site of Gandhi’s cremation, the iconic Qutub Minar, stunning Lotus temple and other attractions. Enjoy a rickshaw ride through Chandni Chowk— Old Delhi's most famous market—where you'll be able to shop for everything from saris to silver jewellery. Post noon, drive past India gate, Parliament house and President's house. By the evening return back to the hotel. Optional sound and light show tour at Akshardham temple. Overnight at the hotel.

Fly to Jodhpur today and upon arrival, you will be received and transferred to your hotel. Arrive and check in. Jodhpur is also known as the blue city, due to the city's houses being painted in blue. It is the cultural capital of Rajasthan, with historic temples, forts, and palaces, fascinating architecture, and beautiful art. After checking in, take a tour of the majestic Mehrangarh Fort built in 1459. It is one of the most formidable and impressive structures in India and is an architectural marvel. After exploring the fort, continue your tour to the royal cenotaphs of Jaswant Thada. In the evening, take a stroll around the Clock Tower area and the beautiful local bazaars in the winding narrow streets and return back to the hotel.

Drive to Khimsar today. Nestled among the mysterious Khimsar sand dunes is the royal fort of Khimsar, which has stood the test of time. Built by Rao Karamsiji, son of Maharaja of Jodhpur Rao Jodha, the heritage palace radiates elegance, honour and luxury. The Royal Family of Khimsar are your hosts in their ancestral home, which is a true reflection of their legacy. This 15th-century fort, surrounded by sand dune villages and sprawling foliage, offers you a chance to experience a once-in-a-lifetime ‘royal’ escape. Resting on the edge of the Thar Desert, the redefined Rajasthani hospitality of the heritage hotel will make your stay unforgettable. During your stay here, move to Sand Dunes Village for a Jeep Safari experience along with Hi-Tea. Embrace the tranquility of the Thar Desert in all its majesty amidst the dunes. You can also enjoy a Jeep ride to the Black Buck Reserve or a camel ride into the Thar Desert for an adventurous experience or walk through the corridors of the 15th-century fort and learn about the rich culture and heritage of Rajasthan and its royal families.

Later drive to Jaisalmer, nicknamed as the "Golden City" for the yellow sandstone this fortified citadel is made of. Upon arrival, you will be driven straight to the Sam Sand Dunes to enjoy a camel ride and see the sunset. Evening folk dance performances followed by dinner at the camps. Overnight stay at the desert camps.

Drive to Jaisalmer city and visit the beautifully-carved Jain temples and the city's magnificent Havelis (merchants' mansions), including Patwon ki Haveli (the largest) and Nathmal Ki Haveli, built at the end of the 19th century. Also visit Bada Bagh, a garden complex with several royal cenotaphs. It's a great place to admire the sunset and photograph the walled city. You can also walk down to Gadisar Lake, a water reservoir located south of the fortress. Evening is at leisure. Overnight at the hotel.

Drive through the Thar Desert and to the historic city of Bikaner in northeastern Rajasthan. Established by Rao Bika, the son of Maharaja Rao Jodha (the founder of Jodhpur), in 1488, Bikaner quickly became an important stop on the trade route between Central Asia and the Gujarat coast, before becoming an important cultural center for arts and architecture under Mughal rule in the 16th century. After checking in, a half-day sightseeing tour of this beautiful city starts with a visit to the majestic Junagarh Fort, which was built by Raja Rai Singhji between 1571 and 1611. Inspired by his overseas trips, Junagarh Fort comprises palaces, temples, pavilions, monuments, and art. Also visit a Camel Breeding Farm by the evening.

After having breakfast, drive to Jaipur. On the way make a halt at the holy town of Pushkar - it is home to the one and only Brahma temple in the world and is an important place of pilgrimage for Hindus. Visit the Temple and spend some time by the sacred lake. Continue your drive to Jaipur today and upon arrival check in at the hotel. Evening is free to explore the bazaars in and around the walled city.

Early in the morning drive to the 16th century Amber Fort. Ascend on an elephant that transports you to the lofty fort, where you enjoy a tour of this Rajput extravaganza. Later in the afternoon visit the City Palace, which boasts an interesting museum of regal attire, Hawa Mahal (palace of winds) and Jantar Mantar, an ancient astronomical observatory. Evening you have the option of having dinner at an ethnic rural village or at the hilltop of Nahargarh which offers a breathtaking night view of Jaipur. Overnight at your hotel.

Day is at leisure till noon. Later checkout, and drive to New Delhi and upon arrival you have the option of some last minute shopping or having dinner at one of the local restaurants. At appropriate time, you will be transferred to the International airport for your onward journey [The Tour Ends]