Rajasthan Family Adventure

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Overview

An educational and inspiring journey across India’s fabulous “Land of Kings”, this family adventure through the diverse and colourful landscapes of Rajasthan will take in some of the most impressive forts and palaces in India. Beginning in Delhi you’ll have a chance to explore the bustling Chandi Chowk by cycle rickshaw, before driving on to Agra and the fabulous marble grandeur of the Taj Mahal, one of the world’s most perfect buildings. Stay in a heritage hotel ...

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Example Itinerary

This is an example itinerary. Our experts have all travelled widely in the region and will be happy to tailor any of our itineraries to suit your tastes and budget, or build a trip from scratch.

Day 1 Delhi: Arrival

Arrive at Delhi airport and enjoy a private transfer to your hotel. Have an afternoon guided city tour, visiting the main cultural and historical sites of this fascinating city, including a cycle rickshaw ride around the old town.

The Claridges

Day 2 Delhi – Agra: Cycle Ride & Taj Mahal

This morning you will transfer to Agra with your driver, where after lunch you will head to the nearby villages and take a cycle ride along the lanes, passing paddy fields and farmyard animals. Stop at a secret spot to take in the views of the Taj Mahal. Later this afternoon your local guide will take you to visit the famous Taj Mahal for sunset, a fantastic time to visit the mausoleum as the marble takes on the gold and pink hues of the sky.

Ekaa Villa Breakfast

Day 3 Agra – Chambal: Village Walk

An hour or two’s drive south of Agra is the rural village of Mela Kothi from where you will explore the surrounding villages and experience the wildlife on the Chambal River. Your heritage hotel is set in large gardens, great for exploring. Set out on a village walk in Holipura with a member of the community, here there are a number of traditional havelis built over the centuries and excellent examples of the region’s architecture. Visit a local home for refreshments before heading back to the hotel for dinner out in the garden and an evening by the fire.

Chambal Safari Lodge Breakfast

Day 4 Chambal: Boat Safari & Temples

Head this morning to the Chambal River and board a small boat for a river safari. The calm waters of the Chambal are home to a number of birds, reptiles and mammals which your naturalist will help you to spot. Turtles, gharials and occasionally the Gangetic Dolphin can be seen as well as cranes, kingfishers, stilts, plovers, eagles, vultures, cormorants and grebes amongst others. Nearby on the banks of the Yamuna River is the town of Bateshwar, visiting this afternoon you will see the collection of more than 40 temples along the river ghats, wander along the banks to see the temples with the locals who come each day.

Chambal Safari Lodge Breakfast

Day 5 Chambal – Ranthambore: Rajasthan Countryside

You will drive through the countryside of Rajasthan today passing villages and towns on your way to Ranthambore, stop off to take photos, enjoy a cup of tea and some lunch before arriving mid-afternoon to your hotel.

Khem Villas Breakfast, Dinner

Day 6 Ranthambore: Tiger Safari

Today you will explore the wilderness of Ranthambore National Park in search of the Bengal Tiger, as you are taken on morning and afternoon game drives, accompanied by a naturalist. Ranthambore National Park is centred around the 10th century Ranthambore Fort, which you will also visit today, and is one of India’s most picturesque parks, home to the elusive tiger, as well as many other species of wild animals including sloth bears, chital deer, wild boar, caracal, monkeys, leopards, crocodiles, jackals, jungle cats, Indian Fox, and numerous species of birds, providing fantastic wildlife viewing experiences.

Khem Villas Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 7 Ranthambore – Jaipur: Old City

This morning you will have your final safari giving you another chance to track and see some of India's most impressive animals. After breakfast you will journey from the wilds of Ranthambore to the colourful streets of Jaipur, enjoy some time at leisure to wander through the old city.

Royal Heritage Haveli Breakfast

Day 8 Jaipur: Rickshaw Ride & Crafts

An early start today will see you heading out on a guided e-rickshaw tour with the Pink City Rickshaw Company, head through the quiet streets as you see the city waking up and the residents heading to work and opening businesses, visit the flower market as well as temples and stop for a cup of chai. The company is an initiative employing local women in an industry where they are rarely seen and a culture where it is hard for women to earn their own salaries. For those families looking to learn more about local arts and trades, this afternoon visit the nearby village of Bagru to see the process of hand block textile printing, where you can interact with the Chhippa community and get involved in printing yourself a tablecloth or a scarf.

Royal Heritage Haveli Breakfast

Day 9 Jaipur: City Tour

This morning you will enjoy visiting some of Jaipur’s major sites, taking in the Amber Fort on the edge of the city, here you will visit the intricately decorated palaces with their exquisite carvings and mirror work. Back in the city visit the fascinating old Royal Observatory, which houses the largest sun dial in the world, the City Palace Museum, the Palace of the Winds and its impressive façade. Make sure to look out for the renowned photographer Tikam Chand as you pass the Palace of the Winds - here on Jaipur's busy streets you can have a family portrait taken with a 150-year-old camera, the most beautiful and original souvenir you could ask for. This evening head to a heritage hotel to take part in a cookery class where everyone can learn how to cook a delicious curry and then enjoy your hard work.

Khandela Haveli Breakfast, Dinner

Day 10 Jaipur – Udaipur: Hike in the Hills

A walk in the Aravali Hills this morning takes you to a remote village home to a Meena tribal settlement where you will have the chance to learn about this ancient community. Later in the day head to the railway station and board a train for Udaipur, chat with the other passengers as you pass through the Rajasthani countryside.

Prem Kunj Breakfast

Day 11 Udaipur: City of Lakes & Art Class

After breakfast you will have a tour of Udaipur, the Lake City. Your local guide will take you to visit the highlights of this beautiful city, including the City Palace, which was built in 1559 A.D and sits on the edge of Lake Pichola; the Jagdish Temple and the Garden of the Maid's Honour. This afternoon take a class in miniature painting, a special art of Rajasthan.

Prem Kunj Breakfast

Day 12 Udaipur: Cycle Ride & Boat Trip

Enjoy a cycle ride near Udaipur heading through villages and farmland, past palaces and lakes before enjoying a picnic in the countryside. The afternoon is then at leisure to explore the city alone before returning to the lake late afternoon for a boat ride on Lake Pichola, passing by Jagniwas Island, which is home to the famous Lake Palace Hotel.

Prem Kunj Breakfast

Day 13 Udaipur: Departure

Today you will be collected from your hotel and transferred to the airport in time to catch your onward flight.

Breakfast

EXAMPLE ACCOMMODATION

Hotel Rating

Ultra
The best of the best, the ultimate in luxury
Luxury
Outstanding service and facilities, giving you the 5* experience
Premium
Excellent standards offering a higher-end experience
Superior
Good quality service and overall comfort
Simple
No frills, basic accommodation, but often in the most exciting of places

Hotel Rating

Ultra
The best of the best, the ultimate in luxury
Luxury
Outstanding service and facilities, giving you the 5* experience
Premium
Excellent standards offering a higher-end experience
Superior
Good quality service and overall comfort
Simple
No frills, basic accommodation, but often in the most exciting of places

Hotel Rating

Ultra
The best of the best, the ultimate in luxury
Luxury
Outstanding service and facilities, giving you the 5* experience
Premium
Excellent standards offering a higher-end experience
Superior
Good quality service and overall comfort
Simple
No frills, basic accommodation, but often in the most exciting of places

Hotel Rating

Ultra
The best of the best, the ultimate in luxury
Luxury
Outstanding service and facilities, giving you the 5* experience
Premium
Excellent standards offering a higher-end experience
Superior
Good quality service and overall comfort
Simple
No frills, basic accommodation, but often in the most exciting of places

Hotel Rating

Ultra
The best of the best, the ultimate in luxury
Luxury
Outstanding service and facilities, giving you the 5* experience
Premium
Excellent standards offering a higher-end experience
Superior
Good quality service and overall comfort
Simple
No frills, basic accommodation, but often in the most exciting of places

Hotel Rating

Ultra
The best of the best, the ultimate in luxury
Luxury
Outstanding service and facilities, giving you the 5* experience
Premium
Excellent standards offering a higher-end experience
Superior
Good quality service and overall comfort
Simple
No frills, basic accommodation, but often in the most exciting of places

Accommodation listed here is intended as a guide only, to give you a taste of what we can do. Our experts can tailor any aspect of this itinerary and accommodation to suit your budget and tastes.

WHAT'S INCLUDED

15 days from £4,150

MEALS

As specified in the itinerary, sampling some of the country's finest cuisine.

TRANSPORT

Private air-conditioned vehicles with experienced, dedicated drivers.

ENTRANCE FEES

Tours and admission fees, including tickets specified in the itinerary.

EXPERT TEAM

Licensed English-speaking guides and a support team available 24/7.

ACCOMMODATION

As specified in the itinerary, using some of our favourite local properties.

WILD MILES

This tour will earn you 8350 Wild Miles

ACCOMMODATION

Ultra
The best of the best, the ultimate in luxury
Luxury
Outstanding service and facilities, giving you the 5* experience
Premium
Excellent standards offering a higher-end experience
Superior
Good quality service and overall comfort
Simple
No frills, basic accommodation, but often in the most exciting of places

Wild Miles Club

When you book a trip with Wild Frontiers you are awarded points, which are based on the return distance from London to the arrival city of your trip. Points are awarded for all our holidays, including both our escorted group tours and tailor-made trips. When you accrue points, you will qualify for the following discounts on all future bookings:

Blue More than 10,000 points 2.5% discount
Bronze More than 30,000 points 5% discount
Silver More than 45,000 points 7.5% discount
Gold More than 60,000 points 10% discount

This itinerary is aimed to give you an idea of what we can offer. The price shown above is per person, based on a family of four (children 12 years or younger), travelling outside of peak periods. As this itinerary is only a suggestion and can be tailor-made to suit your interests and budget, your final price may differ.

Positive Impact of this Trip

Tree
Ten trees are planted per passenger on this trip
Community
Supports Wild Frontiers Foundation community projects
Wind Turbine
A contribution to renewable energy projects

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