Rajasthan countryside cycling is a top adventure activity, from lakeside ride in Udaipur to glorious ride through the beautiful Aravali hills with spectacular views, explore tribal villages and interact with locals. Biking through local farms and visiting historical monuments in city sightseeing. Staying at Safari camps in Jawai or old castle of royal family and spotting a leopard while your jeep safari could be highlight of your trip. This one week guided cycling itinerary of Rajasthan is the perfect tour if you are coming to Rajasthan and you want to experience more than an ordinary trip.
Camping and Jeep Safari in Jawai
Tribal and rural village life experience
Mehrangarh and Kumbhalgarh fort visit
Ranakpur Jain temple and camel breeding farm visit
Boat ride at Lake Pichola
Tour Language: English
Best time to do: Sep to March
Duration: 10 Days
Amount of Cycling: Moderate
Min people on trip: 02
Max people on trip: 10
Average Cycling a day : 30 - 50 km
Tour Stars from : Delhi
Tour Ends in : Delhi
Deluxe hotel / camps on double sharing a room
Daily breakfast & Dinner
Internal flight from Delhi - Udaipur n Jodhpur - Delhi
Local guides in english in Delhi - Udaipur - Jodhpur
Free unlimited internet in Car / Coach
Boat ride at Lake Pichola in Udaipur.
01 Jeep Safari in Jawai and Luni on sharing basis
Camp fire and folk music evening at Jawai camps
Mountain bike with 21 gears, helmet for each passenger
A English speaking cyclist leader for the tour 01 backup vehicle for bicycles
01 taxi along with biking for rest / driving
Cookies, juice or fruit while biking in day time
Farewell Dinner in local Restaurant in Jodhpur on final night
Any Visa / travel insurance
Tips / Gratitude to drivers/ guide and crew
Any soft and hard drinks during meal time.
Any personal expenses like room service, Spa or phone calls or internet
Any thing not mentioned above in inclusion
Day 01: Arrival Delhi Arrive Delhi airport in morning and processing of customs formalities and meeting with the tour leader who will assist you for the transfer to the hotel. After some rest visit of Delhi, with a photo stop at the Red Fort, a majestic palace built by Emperor Moghul Shahjahan built in 1638, today a UNESCO heritage site. After lunch we continue with the visit of the impressive Tomb of Mahatma Gandhi and the Gate of India (India Gate), a monument built for the fallen in the wars. The city tour will end with a visit to the archaeological site of Qutub which contains the famous 72-meter-long sandstone minaret dating back to 1191, and the ruins of palaces and temples. I'm going back to the hotel.
DAY 02: FLY UDAIPUR / 01.30 HRS Flight to Udaipur: it is a magical mosaic of marble, next to the shimmering Pichola Lake, with the other and purple ridges of the wooded Aravalli Hills extending in every direction, Udaipur has an unparalleled romance in Rajasthan and probably throughout India. Upon arrival, visit the Maharaja's palace, the marvelous city palace which houses the finest collection of miniatures in India. Continue to the Jagdish temple built in the Panchayatana style (five rectangles) and the enchanting garden of the bridesmaids.
DAY 03: UDAIPUR In the morning bike ride around the Badi lake and Fatehsagar lake. After Lunch In the afternoon, you can enjoy the best view of the city with a pleasant boat trip on Lake Pichola, the largest lake of the Udaipur. Cycling: 25 km approx
DAY 04: KUMBHALGARH Kumbhalgarh is a village located 100 km from Udaipur, in a valley on the western side of the Aravali Range It's widely known for its UNESCO world heritage site Kumbhalgarh fort build on a hilltop 1,100 m above sea level during 15th century by Rana Kumbha. The fort of Kumbhalgarh has perimeter walls that extend 36 km, making it the second longest wall in the world after the Great Wall of China. There are over 360 temples within the fort, 300 ancient Jain and the rest Hindu. The Fort is also known for its famous palace that resides on the top of structure this beautiful palace is known as 'Badal Mahal' or the Palace of Cloud. Cycling: 50 km approx / Rest: Drive in cab
DAY 05: GHANERAO VIA RANAKPUR We leave for Ranakpur through a hilly but beautiful terrain. On the way, we will see some great rural life which is awesome as it is really very ethnic. We reach Ranakpur & visit The Famous Jain Temples which are magnificently carved & like poetry in white marble. Continue to a small village Jojawar to stay at old castle which is our destination for the night. It’s an old castle of the erstwhile nobles of Jojawar. Cycling: 40 km approx / Rest: Drive in cab
DAY 06: LEOPARD SAFARI AND CAMPING AT JAWAI In next morning ride will pass through small villages called Rajpura, Joba & Mandigarh, possibility to visit school / camel breeding form on the way, continue drive to Godwad safari Camps in Jawai which is luxurious camp site in middle of nowhere. After little freshen up will proceed for leopard safari at Jawai Conservation Zone. Our Camps: Our each tent is 400 s feet carpet area attached with all modern amenities like jewel in a desert. Camp fire and local musicians can be arranged for inn house guest for cultural evening. Cycling: 40 km approx / Rest: Drive in cab
DAY 07: BHENSWARA We leave our camps for Bhenswara village through a rustic but an interior route away from the busy roads. You will realize that many villagers on the way do a lot cycling to commute & for daily travel in the nearby areas. We reach Bhenswara which will be our destination for today. Cycling: 30 km approx / Rest: Drive in cab [3 – 4 hours]
DAY 08: LUNI Leave from Bhenswara to Luni. It is a small hamlet, in unexplored rural Rajasthan. Our Destination for the night will be An Ancestral Rural Manor run by this village’s erstwhile chief & his family. We can also go for a safari in the evening and visit vishnoi village, who protect animals and nature. Overnight hotel Cycling: 40 km approx / Rest: Drive in cab
DAY 09: JODHPUR Jodhpur the second largest city in Rajasthan, and formerly the seat of a princely state of the same name. A large and varied city, Jodhpur is sometimes called “Sun City” for its consistently bright, sunny climate or Blue city due blue painted house. On arrival check in hotel than visit Massive Maharangarh fort and Jaswant Thada, the old memorial of Royal family. A visit to Umaid bhawan palace museum to see the royal glory of Rajputana. Cycling: 30 km approx / Rest: Drive in cab
DAY 10: DROPPED JODHPUR AIRPORT / DEPARTUREYou will be dropped Jodhpur airport as per flight booked for your next destination.
NOTE Guide price is based on 04 adults ( with 02 rooms ) or 02 adults + 02 kids ( 02 rooms ) travel together Price is subject to change during peak / festival season or less than 04 pax are traveling
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Delhi - Park hotel Udaipur - Karohi Haveli Kumbhalgarh - Wild retreat Jojawar - Castle Jojawar Jawai - Godwad camps Bhenswara - Ravla Bhenswara Luni - Fort Chanwa Jodhpur - Ratan Vilas
Note: All hotels / Camps are subject availability while booking this trip. In case any hotel / camps sold out than we use similar category hotel.