Rajasthan at its authentic best
This tour is one of the most authentic tours of India, which takes around in the colorful state of Rajasthan in north India and gives you a first hand account of its rich culture and heritage with visits to the country side and stays in heritage hotels located in old palaces and forts. While staying in old heritage style of Maharajas (erstwhile royals) you get to see the Indian culture and traditions from the closest possible range and also the tour doesn’t remain just another tour, it becomes an experience of a life time.
In this tour you will be distributing the items and books to the villagers yourself. The items will be provided by the representative of Escapade Adventures who will meet you on you first day of the tour. All the items will be brought by the money received by Escapade Adventures from the client and the list items will also be decided by the client (in
consultation with Escapade adventures). We will just facilitate the charity process, by procuring the given items and providing them to the client.
Day 01: Arrive Delhi
On arrival check in at hotel. Later meet the representative of the company, to get the briefing of the tour and items to be distributed in the villages. In the evening go for some site seeing or just relax at the hotel. Overnight at hotel.
Day 02: Delhi- Jaipur (260 Kms, 4-5 hrs)
Morning after breakfast leave for Jaipur. On arrival check in at hotel. Evening free for leisure. Overnight at hotel.
Day 03: Jaipur
Morning after breakfast sightseeing of the Pink City visiting Amber fort. One can also enjoy elephant ride here while climbing the fort. Later visit City Palace, Jantar Mantar and Palace of Winds. Evening free for a royal dinner. Overnight at hotel.
Day 03: Jaipur – Pushkar by surface. (140 Kms, 2 - 3 hrs).
Morning after breakfast leave for Pushkar by road. On arrival check in at hotel. Later go for a site seeing tour of the city. Overnight at hotel.
Day 04: Pushkar-Nimaj by surface. (105 Kms, 2-3 hrs)
Morning after breakfast leave for Nimaj.On arrival check in at hotel. After lunch visit –Fort of Nimaj, Chhatra Sagar.
The fort of Nimaj was built in 1733 by the valiant ruler- Thakur Jagram Singh. Situated in the heart of the town, it is a massive structure built in traditional Rajput style with courtyards and separate wings for men & women. The little township is surrounded by places of historical interest, like the 9th century temple Magar Mandi, 3 kms away. Visit nearby villages to see local craftsmen at work & a little further see blackbucks, blue bulls etc.
Lakes in the desert region are a rarity having their own charm. Chhatra Sagar, 4 kms from the fort is a beautiful water body nestled between two hillocks. Built as a summer retreat, the lush green lawn, flowering trees and clear waters are like an oasis in the otherwise dry region. Boating and angling is possible. It is surrounded by lush green fields and vast grazing pastures. Chhatra Sagar, a hundred-year old reservoir with a periphery of about 10 kilometers, is an ideal destination for nature lovers and a perfect getaway from the chaotic city life.
Day 05: Nimaj- Rohetgarh. (105 Kms 2-3 hrs).
Morning after Breakfast Leave for Rohetgarh.On arrival check in at Hotel. Later visit one of the surrounding Bishnoi village of Rohetgarh, to understand the culture and problems faced by the villagers. Overnight at hotel.
Day 06: Rohetgarh.
After breakfast in the morning, visit the village again. The whole day is spent in the village interacting with the people and distributing the items among them. Overnight at hotel.
Day 07 Rohetgarh – Khimsar, by surface. (140 Kms, 4-5 hrs).
Morning after breakfast drive for Khimsar. On arrival check in at hotel. Enroute visit Mehrangarh Fort, Jaswant Thada and museum at Ummeid Bhawan Palace in Jodhpur. Have lunch at Jodhpur and proceed for Khimsar. Evening free to explore the fort. Overnight at hotel.
Khimsar Fort: Located at the edge of the Great Thar Desert in the heart of rural India, the unique fort at Khimsar offers a wide range of experiences. It is spread over 11 acres of sprawling lawns, and the unspoilt and well-preserved Khimsar Fort offers an unbelievable resort atmosphere with modern comforts, away from the hustle and bustle of polluted, cramped cities.
Day 08: Khimsar
Morning after breakfast visit to the village on jeep. The whole day is spent in the village interacting with the people and distributing the items among them. You can also take part in the development activities there and give your inputs to the school there. Overnight at hotel.
Day 09: Khimsar – Mandawa by surface. (275 Kms, 5 - 6 hrs).
Morning after breakfast drive for Mandawa. On arrival check in at hotel. Evening free to explore the fort Mandawa. Overnight at hotel.
Mandawa Castle: Towering high above the town of Mandawa, this rugged handsome fort guides the tired and weary traveler to its portals. Built in 1775 by Thakur Nawal Singh, descendant of Rao Shekhaji, who also founded the city of Nawalgarh. The Castle, now a 51 room hotel has no two rooms alike. It also houses an interesting collection of paintings, jade, costumes and antiques.
Day 10: Mandawa.
After breakfast in the morning explore the havelies of the surrounding areas of Nawalgarh, Jhunjunu and Fatehpur. Overnight at hotel.
Day 11 Mandawa
After breakfast visit the nearby school and donate books to the library. Day is spent interacting with the children and then the villagers. Overnight at hotel.
Day 12: Mandawa – Delhi by surface. (180 Kms, 4-5 hrs).
After Breakfast lunch for Delhi and on arrival late in the evening check in at hotel. Overnight at hotel.
Day 13 Delhi – Home (Onward flight)
Early morning transfer to airport for onward journey as per your fight Schedule.
-Country Inn Suites.
- Pushkar Fort.
- Nimaj Palace.
- Khimsar Fort.
- Castle Desert Resort Mandawa.
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