PILGRIMS / LORD BUDHA TOURS
WILDLIFE & ADVENTURE TOUR
KERALA - SOUTH OF INDIA TOURS
GOA & OTHER TOURS
STUDENT & DISCOUNT TOURS
THE GREAT TAJ MAHAL TOUR
PALACE ON WHEELS TOURS
CAR & COACHES RENTAL
STUDENT & DISCOUNT TOURS
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PALACE ON WHEELS
THE FAIRY QUEEN
Royal Orient is similar to the Palace on Wheels. It affords
a journey back in time to experience the magnificent bygone
years. Enjoy the lifestyles of the erstwhile royalty, while
visiting some of the Indian cities of historical
significance. Absorb the beauty and splendor of ancient
forts, palaces, monuments and shrines. The train operates
weekly, from September through April. All meals are included
while aboard the train.
DAY 1 - DELHI
Arrive in Delhi. You will be received at the airport and
brought to hotel. In the afternoon, enjoy a tour of the
city, visiting Presidential Palace, Red Fort, Jama Masjid
and Chandini Chowk.
DAY 2 - DELHI
Spend the morning at leisure. In the noon, transfer to the
Royal Orient, the former Palace on Wheels, which is now
operating on a new route.
DAY 3 - CHITTAURGARH / UDAIPUR
Tour the cities of Chittaurgarh and Udaipur. Visit the
massive and awesome Chittaurgarh Fort, which is atop a hill.
Aslo visit the Tower of Fame (Kirti Stambh) and the Tower of
Victory (Vijay Stambh). Udaipur, well known as the City of
Lakes, offers many places worth visiting such as City Palace
and Lake Pichola.
DAY 4 - JUNAGARH
Arrival in Junagarh. This place is very rarely visited but
is rich in temples and other structures. Visit 3rd Century
rock edifices and Somnath Temples.
DAY 5 - SASAN GIR
Explore the Sasan gir Lion Sanctuary - the exclusive Asiatic
Lion Reserve- spread over 1400 sq km. The sanctuary is also
a home to panthers, striped hyenas, spotted deer, peacocks
and other exotic birds. Also visit St. Paul's Church at Diu
and the beaches of Mandavi.
DAY 6 - PALITANA
Palitana is known all over the
world for the 863 splendid Jain temples atop Shatrunjaya
Hills. These temples, of breathtaking beauty, were built in
the 11th Century. After visiting the temples proceed to
Ahmedabad by coach.
DAY 7 - AHMEDABAD
Ahmedabad is the capital of the state of Gujrat. It was here
that Mahatma Gandhi founded his Sabarmati ashram. Visit
Gandhi Museum, Sidi Mosque, Adalaj step-well and textile
DAY 8 - JAIPUR
Founded in 1727 by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh, Jaipur is
popularly known as the Pink City. Tour the city and visit
City Palace, Palace of Winds, Observatory, Rambagh Palace
and Amber Fort on elephant back. Check-in at a hotel for
DAY 9 - AGRA
Depart for Agra in the morning by car/coach. En route visit
Fatehpur Sikri. In Agra you will visit the eternal symbol of
love - the Taj Mahal. Also explore the Agra Fort and Itamad
ud Daula. Overnight stay at hotel.
DAY 10 - DELHI
Spend the morning relaxing and engaging in independent
activities. Leave for Delhi by car. At Delhi, depart for
your onward journey.