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Rural and Rustic Rajasthan Tour

Day 12 takes us to the ancient town of Mandawa, famed for the imposing fort which dominates its skyline. The fort, now converted into a heritage hotel is adorned with beautiful murals and intricately carved motifs.


Total Tour - 14 Days
Delhi - Agra - Jaipur - Udaipur - Ranakpur - Jodhpur - Jaisalmer - Bikaner - Mandawa - Delhi
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Day 12 of 14

Rural and Rustic Rajasthan Tour


Day 12: Bikaner - Mandawa
PaintingBreakfast at hotel. Proceed for sightseeing tour of Bikaner.

Rao Bikaji, a descendant of Jodhaji - the founder of Jodhpur, founded this desert town in the North of the state in 1488. Visit the Junagarh Fort, constructed between 1588 and 1593 by Raja Jai Singh, a general in the Moghul Emperor Akbar's army. The city is also called the "Camel Country". Visit the camel-breeding farm - the only one in Asia. Visit the KARNI MATA TEMPLE - famed for thousands of rats that are revered by the devotees.

Proceed for Mandawa in the afternoon and complete the 200 km journey by evening.

The medieval Fort of Mandawa gradually rises on the horizon Mandawalike a mirage. A breathtaking view of the town can be seen from the terrace of Castle Mandawa. Precious collection of arms with jade handles, traditional ceremonial costumes can be seen at the Museum at the Castle. The havelies worth a visit are Chokhani, Saraf, Goenka and Ladia in this town. Built in 1775 by Thakur Nawal Singh, descendant of Rao Shekhaji, who also founded the city of Nawalgarh. The Castle, now a 51 rooms hotel has no two rooms alike. It also houses an interesting collection of paintings, jade, costumes and antiques. The courtyard and the terrace come to live during evenings with candle-lit dinners and fire-dances during the season. A two hundred and forty year old fortess, that has been converted by the family into a fine example of traditional hospitality.

Reach and check in at the hotel. Overnight at Mandawa.



Evening Leisure Activities
(Not included in package)
  • Visit to Mandawa Haveli for Thali Dinner
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