Rajputana Icons - Deaf and Speech Impaired - 4 nights

Jodhpur, Udaipur

India, the land of epics & legends, is older than the history itself. Her ancient history, fabled & rugged forts and palaces, stories of luxurious lifestyles lived by the maharajahs and royal adventures make her an enigma for travelers from all par...

India, the land of epics & legends, is older than the history itself. Her ancient history, fabled & rugged forts and palaces, stories of luxurious lifestyles lived by the maharajahs and royal adventures make her an enigma for travelers from all parts of the world.

Set in a stark landscape of the Thar desert, enjoy the rich heritage of the Blue city of Jodhpur (as popularly called)crammed with forts, palace & many temples. Also called the sun city, Jodhpur is another tourist magnet on the circuit of Rajputana.
Next on our list is the romantic Udaipur - a city set around a series of artificial lakes with lavish royal residences thrown all over the place. Enjoy a wonderful contrast as you visit the spectacular Ranakpur Jain temples - an exquisite piece of temple architecture & major pilgrimage center for the Jain community.

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  • The tour has been designed to ensure that our guests are able to enjoy the destination at a leisurely pace or explore more as per their choice. Do let us know if the explorer inside you is hungry for more and we will be able to provide more than enough.
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  • Overview
  • Itinerary
  • Accommodation
  • Optionals
  • Inclusions
  • Dates & Price
  • Before you Go
  • Important Info

What’s Included?

  • Accommodation as per hotels mentioned in the itinerary.
  • All transfers by air-conditioned Toyota Innova as mentioned in the itinerary.
  • All excursions and sightseeing tours by air-conditioned Toyota Innova as mentioned in the itinerary.
  • Meals as mentioned in the itinerary.
  • English speaking local guide during sightseeing at all sightseeing places.
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Itinerary in Brief

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  • Day 1 Arrive Jodhpur

  • Day 2 Jodhpur

  • Day 3 Jodhpur - Ranakpur - Udaipur

  • Day 4 Udaipur

  • Day 5 Depart Udaipur

  • Day 1
    Arrive Jodhpur
    • You will arrive at Jodhpur Domestic Airport. Following customs, immigration formalities and baggage collection, as you exit the arrival terminal, an Enable Travel representative will meet you with a placard bearing your name. The representative will guide you to the awaiting vehicle, facilitating your smooth transfer to your hotel and assist with check-in (check-in time 1200-1400 hrs / early check-in is subject to availability).

      Located at the edge of the Thar desert is a sea of blue brick houses called Jodhpur. It was once the capital of the former princely state of Marwar, and is now the second largest city of Rajasthan. Two massive structures stand guard over Jodhpur - the intimidating Mehrangarh Fort on the west and the stately Palace of Umaid Bhawan on the east. While the graceful palaces, forts and temples bring Jodhpur's historic grandeur alive, exquisite handicrafts, folk dances, music and the brightly attired people lend a romantic aura to the city.

    • The rest of the day is at leisure for you to explore the city as you wish.

    • Meals included: None (meals on your own)
    • Jagat Niwas
  • Day 2
    Jodhpur
    • Explore the city of Jodhpur.

      After your breakfast at the hotel, your morning begins with a tour of the monumental Mehrangarh Fort. Perched on a perpendicular cliff, 400 feet above the skyline of Jodhpur Mehrangarh Fort appears invincible. With gleaming red sandstone, the Citadel of the Sun is imposing, and undeniably beautiful. Make your way to Lohapol or the Iron Gate where you will find a number of small handprints made by the wives of the maharaja before they immolated themselves on his funeral pyre as part of the 'sati' ritual. Inside the fort, this is still run by the Maharaja of Jodhpur, visit sections of the palaces with their delicate friezes and respective museums, displaying treasures of the royal family.

      Later, dive into the heart of Jodhpur with a walking tour through the ancient town. This is your opportunity to immerse yourself in the culture and traditions of the area. Feast your eyes on the typical Indian bright colors, peep into the life of locals, and wander through narrow alleyways. The exciting walk ends at the Old Clock Tower vegetable and spice market where you're bound to make new culinary discoveries. From here, you will be transferred back to your hotel.

    • Meals included: Breakfast
    • Jagat Niwas
  • Day 3
    Jodhpur - Ranakpur - Udaipur
    • Transfer from hotel in Jodhpur to hotel in Udaipur, en route visit Ranakpur.

      Post a heavy breakfast, this morning you would be driven to city of lakes, Udaipur (a journey of 260 km / 6 hrs drive approx) through the picturesque countryside of the Aravalis, past the villages of the Bhils - the warrior tribes with an en route visit to Ranakpur.
      Hidden deep in the Aravalli hills, some 90 km from Udaipur, is Ranakpur. It boasts of some of the most exquisite Jain temples in the country famous for their intricate friezes and sculptures. 1,444 intricately carved marble pillars spread out over 48,000 sq ft make this one of the most impressive temples you will ever see. What's most interesting is that no two pillars are alike.
      Upon arrival into the beautiful city of Udaipur, proceed to check into your hotel.
      With stunning marble palaces overlooking pristine lakes, all surrounded by the omnipresent Aravalli hills, Udaipur has all the ingredients of a romantic and dreamy destination. Everything you see, touch and smell in the Venice of the East will leave you wanting more.

    • The rest of the day is at leisure for you to explore the city as you wish.

    • Meals included: Breakfast
    • Pahuna Haveli
  • Day 4
    Udaipur
    • Visit the City Palace and Saheliyon Ki Bari.

      After a leisurely breakfast, we begin the day with a visit to sections of the striking City Palace Complex. A midst the blocks of pastel-colored buildings, the City Palace surfaces towards the sky through the rooftops. Lattice balconies and intricately carved windows adorn the exterior of the grand palace, while sparkling mosaic tiles and stain glass embellish its interior. From the palace, continue on a walk to the Old City market past the ancient Jagdish Temple. There are treasures to be found in this buzzing market, so watch out for colorful and interesting souvenirs that you could take back.

      Later in the afternoon, we visit Saheliyon Ki Bari, the Garden of the Maids of Honor, designed as a peaceful retreat outside the old city of Udaipur. Built by Maharana Sangram Singh II for the 48 girls that he received as part of his dowry, this quiet garden presents a perfect fusion of Indian and English architecture. Away from the city humdrum, a good spot to enjoy the tranquility of lush green lawns, fountains, pools, flowers, trees and some marble art.

    • The rest of the day is at leisure for you to explore the city as you wish.

    • Meals included: Breakfast
    • Pahuna Haveli
  • Day 5
    Depart Udaipur
    • Today, after breakfast, spend the morning at leisure (Check-out from your hotel 1200 hrs). Then, bid farewell to your wonderful tour, continuing on wards to your next destination.

    • Meals included: Breakfast
About
  • Jodhpur
  • Udaipur

A rhapsody in blue, Jodhpur is a mighty and magnificent city in Rajasthan. Get lost in the dreamy maze of the architectural wonder of the Blue City. Admire the larger-than-life forts and experience its languid charm This picturesque city is sure to mesmerise every inch of your thrill-seeking soul. With all the stunning medieval streets, colourful bazaars and the happy vibe, it's difficult not to be smitten by Jodhpur!

The regal city of Udaipur is a paradise for people fond of royal architecture. From the temples, palaces and havelis to colourful streets, Udaipur is a city straight out of a miniature Mughal painting. Fondly known as the Venice of The East, this city boasts of beautiful lakes. Udaipur is indeed magical and romantic and an unmissable part of Rajasthan!

Accommodation

  • Jodhpur
    2 nights

    Jagat Niwas

    Economy Room
    • Air Conditioner
    • Room service
    • Internet
  • Udaipur
    2 nights

    Pahuna Haveli

    Superior Room
    • Air Conditioner
    • Room service

Activities

    • Supplement for Accompanying Guide
    • Basic Mobile Phone
    • Sign Language Interpreter

Inclusions

  • Accommodation as per hotels mentioned in the itinerary.
  • All transfers by air-conditioned Toyota Innova as mentioned in the itinerary.
  • All excursions and sightseeing tours by air-conditioned Toyota Innova as mentioned in the itinerary.
  • Meals as mentioned in the itinerary.
  • English speaking local guide during sightseeing at all sightseeing places.
  • Assistance of an Enable Travel representative at airports.
  • All currently applicable taxes, i.e. Hotel tax and Transportation tax.
  • Porterage at airport - 2 pieces of baggage per person.

Exclusions

  • Cost of international / domestic airfares
  • Airport taxes.
  • Air, Train or Bus fare from / to your originating city of stay, unless specified.
  • Visa
  • Insurance
  • Any meals / en route meals unless specified.
  • Any additional sightseeing tours other than the mentioned in inclusions.
  • Items of personal nature, viz, tips, porterage, room service, laundry, mineral water, alcoholic or non alcoholic beverages, phone calls, additional sightseeing tours and excursions not included in the itinerary, still or video camera fees, etc.
  • Any increase in fuel cost, government taxes, entrance fees, intra and interstate taxes, etc. The tour price will be amended in accordance.
  • Entrance fees at monuments and places of interest @ INR 1601 per person payable extra over and above tour cost.
  • Any items / services not specifically mentioned in the 'Tour Price Includes' column.
  • Supplement charges applicable for long weekends and festivals.
  • Any rides, safaris, boating charges, additional sightseeing tours other than the mentioned in inclusions.
  • 5% Govt. Service Tax.

Dates & Price

Price Validity Category Twin / Double Single
1st Oct 2018 - 31st Mar 2019 HERITAGE 691 845
1st Oct 2018 - 31st Mar 2019 ECONOMY 722 907
1st Oct 2018 - 31st Mar 2019 SUPERIOR 843 1,151
1st Oct 2018 - 31st Mar 2019 DELUXE 881 1,227
1st Oct 2018 - 31st Mar 2019 LUXURY 2,918 5,092

Before you Go

  • We request all our guests to let us know of all their special requirements, i.e. dietary, mobility, accessibility, vision, speech or hearing, at the time of booking, enabling us to plan the trip accordingly.
  • Please note that most Indian hotels are not equipped with devices for the deaf. Please carry the essential devices with you.
  • It is advisable to secure an Indian mobile phone SIM for easy communication with your tour consultant and other service providers.
  • Due to difference in infrastructure, crowds and cultural differences, traveling solo may not be convenient. If you are not traveling with an able bodied companion, it is advisable to request for a sign language interpreter.
  • Voltage available in India is 220-240 volts. International adapters are available at most hotels.

Important Info

  • Check-in time will be 1400 hrs and Check-out time will be 1200 hrs.
  • Prices are subject to change without any prior notice.
  • Visas for India should be obtained by all passengers well before their departure for India.
  • Rates include only those items specified in your itinerary.
  • Distances mentioned in itinerary are approximate and driving time depends on traffic conditions.
  • No wearing footwear and no carrying plastic or leather articles while entering any temple.
  • In case, at the time of booking, we do not get the accommodation in the same hotels, we will book an alternate hotel / category of room for which the supplement / reduction will be advised to you accordingly.
  • The rates mentioned above are confidential and should not be shared with a third party without written consent of Enable Travel. All arrangements made by Enable Travel are in the capacity of an agent only. Enable Travel will not be liable for claims or expenses arising from circumstances beyond our control such as accidents, injuries, delayed or canceled flights and acts / forces of nature.
  • A refund / discount would not be applicable if breakfast or any meals included in the package are not utilized.
  • Enable Travel's costs are based on contracted rates for leisure business. No conference / business / corporate activity has been envisaged in the tour cost. Including any such activity may result in the above being treated as a Business Delegation and the hotels are likely to charge a separate contracted rate for the same.
  • In case of any additional expense incurred due to a change in Government of India and Reserve Bank of India regulations pertaining to taxes, fuel hikes, entrances to monuments, transport, fluctuation in the rate of exchange and any force majeure situation due to natural / political conditions, Enable Travel reserves the right to adjust the tour price accordingly.
  • Smoking in Public Places has been prohibited in India. Public places include open spaces, restaurants, hotels, pubs, discotheques, banquet halls, etc. No services would be permitted / provided in separate smoking enclosures / areas, if available, with the exception of rooms designated as 'smoking rooms' in hotels.
  • Force Majeure Situations: Enable Travel and its associates shall not be liable to pay any compensation where the performance / prompt performance of our contractual obligations is prevented / affected or any damage or loss is suffered as a result of a "force majeure" situation. In these Booking Conditions, "force majeure" would stand for any event which Enable Travel or the supplier of the service(s) in question could not, even with all due care, foresee or avoid. Such events may include war or threat of war, riot, civil strife, actual or threatened terrorist activity, industrial dispute, natural or nuclear disaster, adverse weather conditions, fire and all similar events outside of our control. Enable Travel and its associates are not liable for any compensation for damage caused by a force majeure or other unforeseen events. Enable Travel would notify our clients / agents timely of such force majeure events as and when feasible and will aim to limit the damage and supplement cost befalling the clients / agents for alternate arrangements deviating from the planned programme.