JODHPUR DAY TOUR
"It is true that even across the Himalayan barrier India has sent to the west, such gifts as grammar and logic,
philosophy and fables, hypnotism and chess, and above all numerals and the decimal system." Will Durrant
Your private tour begins at your Jodphur hotel at 8:30 am.
Jodhpur, the capital, was founded by Rao Jodha in the mid-1400's, A proficient Rajput king, belonging from Rathore Clan.. The City continues to retain its medieval feel with numerous step wells , ancient temples , historic havelis and Blue houses.The city is dominated by Mehrangarh Fort, one of the most impressive and interesting fort in all of Rajasthan. Below the fort, the markets of Jodhpur are vibrant and chaotic; reflecting not just the the multi-cultural composition of its people but also Jodhpur's long history as a trading centre.
Explore the city of Jodhpur and get an up-close look at some of its most remarkable landmarks during this full-day private tour. See the Mehrangarh Fort, wander the lush gardens of Jaswant Thada and venture back in time during a stop at Umaid Bhawan Palace. Uncover the history and the heritage of this top tourist city as you follow your professional private guide to all of the highlights.
Your first stop is the Mehrangarh Fort, an important historical landmark and a popular Jodhpur attraction. You will find numerous beautiful palaces, galleries, ancient temples, and a museum inside the complex.
Later visit Jaswant Thada, a 19th-century royal cenotaph. In addition to the monument, it also features spectacular gardens.
Finally, visit another popular landmark in Jodhpur - Umaid Bhawan Palace. The elegant palace was built during the 20th century in order to provide employment for 3,000 famine stricken residents of Jodhpur.
It has recently been transformed into a
5-star heritage palace hotel.
After the tour, you will be dropped off at Jodhpur Airport (JDH), Jodhpur Junction Railway Station, Bus Station, or your local Jodhpur hotel.
Like a taste of local Jodhpur?
Swap your afternoon visit to Umaid Bhawan
Palace for a private walk through the blue
city and Sadar Market.
We'll start by the historical Clock Tower
on this private bazaar walk.
You will see the spice sellers,
local stalls specializing in milk and
Indian cheeses, textiles,
antique emporiums and much more.
We'll sample local food delicacies
like Misri Mawa and Lassi.
This leisurely walk also provides
great opportunities for meeting
the local people dressed in their
colourful, traditional clothes.
Their welcoming smiles and warm hospitality
will make for a delightful afternoon!
Tours start at 8:30 am and finish at 5:30 pm.
We will pick you up and drop you back to your
local hotel or the train station
Tours include all monument fees and guides
Tours include a stop for tea/light lunch
Tours are flexible regarding attractions and timings
We customize to suit your interests.