DAY 3 / Delhi - Mukundgarh ( By road )
Morning drive to Mukundgarh. Visit the region of Shekhavati
- The typical havelis in Shekhawati consist of two
courtyards, an outer one for the men which serves
as an extended threshold and the inner one, the domain
of the women. The biggest ones sometimes had three
or four courtyards and two to three stories high.
Nawalgarh - founded in 1737 by Nawal Singh.
Has some of the best preserved havelis and finest
frescoes in Shekhawati.
Mandawa - founded in the 18th century. Busy
little market. It is the town which has been the more
exposed to tourism. Dundlod - a tiny village around
8 km from Nawalgarh. Its fort, now converted into
a hotel, dates back to 1750.
Night stay in Mukundgarh.
DAY 4 / Mukundgarh - Jaipur ( By road )
Morning drive to Jaipur. Arrive Jaipur and transfer
to hotel. Evening at leisure. Night stay in Jaipur.
DAY 5 / Jaipur
After a leisurely breakfast, visit the majestic Amber
Fort, is one that cannot be easily described. Ride
up on Elephants to the former capital of the royals
set against the backdrop of the wooded hills. Later
visit the City Palace, Palace of Winds also known
as Hawa Mahal, this elaborate building, now little
more than a façade, is encrusted with delicate
screen sand carved balconies from which the royal
ladies, confined to their quarters, could sneak views
of the outside world. Past, present and future merge
at Jai Singh's observatory, where time has been accurately
measured since the 17th century. Evening enjoy dinner
at Chokhi dani (an ethnic village resort) where you
will have an idea of the village life of Rajasthan
here you will also enjoy various traditional Rajasthani
dances, puppet show and various other interesting
activities. Night stay in Jaipur.