Rajasthan

Jaipur

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Known as the pink city, Jaipur is a Rajasthani royal city that offers spellbinding sights and sounds. Its palaces, observatories and merchant buildings are painted in hues of red and pink, but its crowning jewel is the spectacular Amer Fort which towers over the city on a hillside a short drive from the city. Spend a couple of days exploring Jaipur, including its rich arts and crafts scene, before flying back to Delhi to connect with your international flight.

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    Jodhpur

    Known as the Blue City, Rajasthan’s second largest city is dominated by the formidable 15th century Mehrangarh Fort...Read more
  • Ranthambore National Park

    Ranthambore National Park

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Classic Golden Triangle

Explore the culture and history of northern India
Approx. 8 days
Delhi (3 days) → Agra (2) → Jaipur (3)
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India's Golden Triangle & Tigers

Taj Mahal and Rajasthan tiger safari
Approx. 13 days
Delhi (3 days) → Agra (3) → Ranthambore National Park (2) → Jaipur (3) → Mumbai (2)
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Classic Northern India

The Golden Triangle and Rajasthan by train, plane and automobile
Approx. 21 days
Delhi (3 days) → Agra (3) → Jaipur (3) → Jaisalmer (3) → Udaipur (3) → Mumbai (3)
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Golden Triangle and Goa

A journey through India's cultural triangle and Goan beaches
Approx. 13 days
Delhi (3 days) → Agra (2) → Jaipur (3) → Goa (4)
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Golden Triangle and Rajasthan Extended

A journey into the heart of Rajasthan
Approx. 15 days
Delhi (3 days) → Agra (3) → Ranthambore National Park (2) → Jaipur (3) → Jodhpur (2) → Udaipur (2)
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Beach, Islands and Tigers

Desert island beaches and Royal Bengal tigers
Approx. 11 days
Chennai (1 days) → Andaman and Nicobar Islands (3) → Chennai (1) → Ranthambore National Park (3) → Jaipur (2) → Delhi (1)
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Golden Triangle and Best of Kerala

India's classic route combined with Keralan adventure
Approx. 14 days
Delhi (2 days) → Agra (2) → Jaipur (2) → Kochi (3) → Periyar National Park (2) → Kumarakom (3)
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Things to do in Jaipur

Our recommended experiences and activities

Shop for handcrafted fabrics in Jaipur
Jaipur

Shop for handcrafted fabrics in Jaipur

Rajasthan is one of India’s richest states when it comes to traditional arts and crafts. From block-printed and tie-dyed fabrics to jewellery and Jaipur’s distinctive blue-dyed pottery, Rajasthan is an art enthusiasts dream.

Marvel at the architecture of Jaipur's Amber Fort
Jaipur

Marvel at the architecture of Jaipur's Amber Fort

Perhaps Rajasthan’s best known city, Jaipur is renowned for its stunning architecture. From the imposing Amber Fort to the Hawa Mahal and Jal Mahal palaces, the city oozes history. Jaipur is also Rajasthan’s cultural centre, making it a great place to take in traditional folkloric dance and music.

Where to go in Rajasthan

Our recommended places

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