Jaipur Udaipur Mount Abu Tour
- Travel Destination : Jaipur - Udaipur - Mount Abu
- Travel Duration : 06 Nights/07 Days
Day 01: Arrival at the Jaipur Airport
Upon your arrival at Jaipur Airport, our representative will greet you and lead you to your hotel. Check-in to the hotel and later head out to take a tour of the city.
First visit the City Palace. The City Palace was where the Maharaja reigned from. This palace also includes the famous “Chandra Mahal” and “Mubarak Mahal”, and other buildings which form a part of the palace complex.
Also, right outside the palace is a plethora of local retail shops. The shops offer traditional products to choose from. You can definitely pick up a few things to take back home. After this tiring day, head back to your hotel for dinner and a night stay.
Day 02: Sightseeing in Jaipur
After a healthy breakfast at the hotel, proceed to a sightseeing tour of the city. You will start with the Hawa Mahal. The Hawa Mahal or the “Palace Of Winds” is located in the heart of the beautiful Pink City of Jaipur and is one of the most popular tourist attractions and a prominent landmark of the city. It is renowned for its rich cultural and architectural history. This five-storey building in the shape of a crown of Lord Krishna is a must-visit.
Next up is the Amber Fort. The Amber Fort has influences of both Hindu and Muslim architecture. This fort also has the ‘Shila Devi’ Temple and the ‘Ganesh Pol’ which is a gate that leads to the private palaces of the kings. It is located on a hill, so if you are someone who would love a hike, then you are in for some adventure.
The last destination of the day is, Jantar Mantar. The observatory consists of nineteen instruments for measuring time, predicting eclipses etc. In fact, it is the largest observatory all over India. After visiting the places head to your hotel for dinner and a night stay.
Day 03: Jaipur – Udaipur (395 km. / 7 hrs)
Today you will be taking a road trip to Udaipur. The distance you need to cover is 395 kms and it should approximately take you 7 hours. Upon your arrival, check-in to the hotel. Rest of the day is free to explore the vibrant colorful Udaipur city. Stay overnight in Udaipur.
Day 04: Sightseeing in Udaipur
After breakfast, first you will explore majestic City Palace complex and the shores of the Lake Pichola.
The City Palace was built over a period of nearly 400 years, with contributions from several rulers of the Mewar dynasty. Its construction began in 1553, started by Maharana Udai Singh II of the Sisodia Rajput family as he shifted his capital from the erstwhile Chittor to the new found city of Udaipur. The palace is located on the east bank of Lake Pichola and has several palaces built within its complex. Believed to be the largest of its kind in Rajasthan, the splendid building represents a perfect combination of the Mughal and Rajasthani architectural styles.
Later, we will visit the mysterious palaces and beautiful gardens. Continue our drive we will head towards the Saheliyon ki Badi, the Garden of the Maids of Honor for the Royal Ladies of Mewar.
The rest of the afternoon is free for leisure or you can enjoy a boat ride on the striking Lake Pichola, sailing past the stunning City Palace, Jag Mandir Island and the famous Jag Niwas Island.
In the evening, we will return back to your hotel for an overnight stay.
Day 05: Udaipur – Mount Abu (165 km. / 3 hours)
After an early breakfast, today you will be heading to Mount Abu. Upon arrival, check-in to the hotel and later proceed to visit the attractions of the city. The first place you should visit is Guru Shikhar View Point.
We insist that you carry your cameras along with you. Although the beauty of this viewpoint cannot be captured in your lens, it is worth a try. The height of the peak is 1722 meters from sea level thereby promising a breath-taking view of the Aravalli range and the hill station of Mount Abu.
After visiting this peak, return back to the hotel and stay overnight.
Day 06: Sightseeing in Mount Abu
After your breakfast routine, you will head to the Dilwara Temples.
The temples are known for its extraordinary architecture and marvelous marble stone carvings. In fact, some people also consider it architecturally superior to the Taj Mahal. In fact, the beautiful lush green hills, surrounding the temple give it a very pleasant feeling.
Post this spiritual retreat, you can make your way to a wildlife sanctuary. The Mount Abu Wildlife Sanctuary is loaded with flower magnificence. The Mount Abu Wildlife Sanctuary houses around 112 plant families. You can also discover numerous orchids at the sanctuary. Do not forget the numerous roses and bamboo rich zones it houses.
For your last destination of the day, make way to the Nakki Lake. Nakki Lake is the best place to be at to enjoy the sunset. The lake is locally known as the “Nakki Jheel” is a paradise for nature lovers. The fascinating lake is surrounded by lush greenery, mountains and strangely shaped rocks. It will make you feel at peace.
Day 07: Mount Abu – Departure from Udaipur
Today you will be completing your Jaipur Udaipur Mount Abu tour and returning back to the hustle bustle of your daily routine. You will be heading to Udaipur airport by road, from where you will board your flight.