Shop Till You Drop
7 Nights / 8 Days
Destinaions Covered :
Delhi / Mumbai-Udaipur-Jodhpur-Jaisalmer-Bikaner-Jaipur
Rajasthan has too much of a good thing, and just as you cannot ignore the sightseeing, nor can you manage to escape the lure of shopping. In this great medieval bazaar, here's an itinerary that is tailored to provide you sightseeing and shopping till you, literally, drop off with the exhaustion of too much, together.
Day 1: Delhi / Mumbai
Arrive Udaipur from Mumbai/ Delhi. Morning, sightseeing. Afternoon, exploring the bazaars with its fine pichwais and miniatures, silver jewellery and hundreds of other handcrafted objects.
Day 2: Jodhpur
Drive to Jodhpur. en route visiting temple towns including Nathdwara which is famous for its pichwai paintings and silver inlay.
Day 3: Jodhpur
Sightseeing in Jodhpur, afternoon explore its bazaars with their glowing coloured textiles, juttees and other handicrafts.
Day 4: Jaisalmer
Drive to Jaisalmer, local sightseeing.
Day 5: Jaisalmer
Meander through the streets of this medieval town, discovering the local handicrafts that range from embroidered textiles to finished objects, silver ornaments, woollen jackets, mirror-worked skirts and the like.
Day 6: Bikaner
Drive to Bikaner: local sightseeing and discovering the crafts associated with camel hides, as well as brilliantly dyed fabrics. The snacks produced in Bikaner are immensely popular.
Day 7: Jaipur
Drive to Jaipur via the towns of Shekhawati.
Day 8: Jaipur
Local sightseeing in Jaipur and Amber. Once this is done, it's up to you to decide how much time you want to spend in the bazaars of what is truly a shoppers' paradise. Will just the afternoon do? Another day? Another week? The tour ends with your decision.