VIAJE A INDIA RAJASTHAN AL COMPLETO16 DIAS ENERO 2013PROGRAM: DELHI-MANDAWA-BIKANER-JAISALMER-JODHPUR- UDAIPUR-JAIPUR-AGRA-KHAJURAHO-VARANASI-DELHI
DELHI Jueves, 10 de Enero de 2013 – Arrive Delhi FLIGHT: 9W 229 AT 2230 HRSDelhi is a combination of eight cities that have been established here from asearly as 900 BC to 1930. It is above all an historic city and an elegant capital. .
DELHIViernes, 11 de Enero de 2013 – In Delhi Highlights of Old Delhi •Jama Masjid & Raj Ghat Highlights of New Delhi: - • Huamyun’s Tomb •Qutab Minar •Lotus temple •Laxmi Narayan temple •Bangla Sahib Gurudwara •India Gate
MANDAWA Sabado, 12 de Enero de 2013 –Delhi/ Mandawa (260 Km/ 06 Hrs)Mandawa emerges like a mirage. A medieval fort (dated around 1750) gradually rises on the horizon. TheMandawa bazaar has many painted houses, parts of which have now been turned into shops and tie-and-dye fabrics flutter in the wind. Visit the havelis with their frescoes - of which the Chokanis, the Goenkasand the sarafs are extravagantly painted.
BIKANER Domingo, 13 de Enero de 2013 –Mandawa/ Bikaner (190 Km/ 4.5 Hrs)The mesmerising music of the desert is echoed in Bikaner, a medieval flavoured city set along the oldcaravan route which linked Central Asia & North India with the Gujarat seaports. Charming havelis(mansions) stand in the old part of this walled city and a leisurely lifestyle still prevails in this sublimelypicturesque place surrounded by harsh desert. Visit the Fort and the 14th-century Jain temple
JAISALMER Lunes, 14 de Enero de 2013 –Bikaner/ Jaisalmer (330 Km/ 7.5 Hrs)Set in a sea of golden tinged sand, Sonar Kila, a golden fort rises out of arock of topaz. The entire living area of Jaisalmer lies within the giganticcitadel walls.
JAISALMER Martes, 15 de Enero de 2013 – In JaisalmerVisit the silent 12th century Fort built by Prince Jaisal and the Palace whichstands at the highest point (100 metres) above the marketplace. Highlights of Jaisalmer: Jaisalmer fort Havelis Camel ride in Sand dunes
JODHPUR Miercoles, 16 de Enero de 2013 –Jaisalmer/ Jodhpur (280 Km/ 06 Hrs)The city of Jodhpur, with its gentle atmosphere belies a stormy yetglorious past. Its walls, seven gates and numerous bastions and towerswere built in the 16th century
UDAIPUR Jueves, 17 de Enero de 2013 –Jodhpur/ Udaipur via Ranakpur (290 Km/ 06 Hrs)Udaipur is one of the most charming cities of Rajasthan. It nestles like a gem in a valleysurrounded by the green Aravalli hills, reflected smooth and white in the clear blue of LakePichola. Old dwellings, temples and palaces speak of an aristocratic past
UDAIPUR Viernes, 18 de Enero de 2013 – In UdaipurHighlights of Udaipur:• City Palace• Saheliyon Ki Bari• Jagdish Temple• Boat ride
JAIPUR Sabado, 19 de Enero de 2013 –Udaipur/ Jaipur via Pushkar (390 Km/ 08 Hrs)Jaipur - Built by Sawai Jai Singh in the early 18th centuy, the city of Jaipur is amongst thefirst of India’s planned cities. The ancient heart of the Pink City still beats in its fairy talepalaces; rugged fortresses perched on barren hills and broad avenues
JAIPURDomingo, 20 de Enero de 2013 – In Jaipur Highlights of Jaipur: • Amber fort • City Palace • Observatory • Elephant ride
AGRA Lunes, 19 de Enero de 2013 –Jaipur/ Agra via Fatehpur Sikri (265 Km/ 06 Hrs)On the right bank of the river Yamuna, the present day Agra seems an unlikely choice as the capital of theMughal Empire. The Early Mughals rejected Delhi in favour of Agra to establish their capital.
KHAJURAHO Martes, 22 de Enero de 2013 – Agra- Orchha – Khajuraho(Agra/ Jhansi by Shatabadi Express: 0810/ 1024 hrs & Jhansi/ Khajuraho: 175 km/ 04 hrs)
VARANASI Miercoles, 23 de Enero de 2013 –Khajuraho/ Varanasi by flight (9w 724: 1325/ 1415 Hrs)VARANASI- antiquity, like its spirituality, is shrouded in immortal time. Ancient literaturedates its existence to at least 3,000 years ago. Life in the Varanasi of today revolves aroundthe ghats along the River Ganges where the bulk of the temples are located.
VARANASI/DELHIJueves, 24 de Enero de 2013 –Varanasi/ Delhi by flight (9w 724: 1450/ 1620 Hrs)
DEPART DELHIViernes, 25 de Enero de 2013 –Depart Delhi by flight (9w 230: 0305 Hrs)