This twelve day holiday follows the classic route through Rajasthan, visiting the stand out gems and staying at the world class Oberoi hotels en route. Experience Rajput hospitality at its best. Take advantage of the extra benefits offered exclusively from Steppes Travel whilst staying with Oberoi during the summer of 2017.
- Marvel at the truly impressive Taj Mahal from the best view in town
- Complimentary room upgrades, spa treatments, VIP arrival services and airport lounge access
- Insightful expert guides will be on hand in each city to provide a tailormade experience to suit your needs
Which cities will I visit?
This incredible trip starts in Delhi, being met airside by our dedicated team in India. There is ample time to explore the capital in the company of an outstanding guide.
Take an insightful tour of Old Delhi with a choice of transport options - on foot, by rickshaw or negotiate the lanes by bicycle. Experience Asia’s biggest spice market at Khari Baoili, visit the renowned shoppers' paradise of Dilli Haat Craft Market, and the ancient silver markets of Dariba Kalan. Eat in the chic restaurants, of which Delhi has many, and don’t miss the Delhi food tour, guided by an expert.
Continue by private car to Agra to discover the city with a resident guide – who knows the best kept secrets, exploring Agra Fort and the Taj Mahal - a must see when in Rajasthan. Its architecture is as impressive as its reputation. The view from Amar Vilas is as impressive as visiting the site, watch the sunset with a cocktail on your private terrace.
Jaipur, fondly referred to as the pink city, is known for the palace complex, observatory tower and impressive Amber Fort. Explore with a local private guide, visiting the City Palace after closing including the normally off limits Royal Quarter. Experience the cosmopolitan city and visit Lasiwalla, Jaipur’s best lassi stall before finishing off with a meal at the city's oldest restaurant, Niro’s.
The last day few days in India will be hugely relaxing, staying at the acclaimed Oberoi Udaivilas, Udaipur. Some free time to indulge in the spa treatment menu and find souvenirs in the local vicinity.
What are the benefits of travelling during the Indian summer?
There is a wealth of exclusive complimentary offers extended to anyone confirming this trip, ranging from VIP meet and greet at Delhi airport, a bottle of bubbly on arrival, upgraded room categories, a spa voucher each on arrival to soothe away the jet lag on arrival. At the end of the trip, lounge access in Mumbai to make the journey home as comfortable as possible. This flexibility from our hotel partner Oberoi makes for a simply outstanding saving.
What is the weather like?
The weather in the summer in Rajasthan gets hot. The temperature will be humid, and we advise sightseeing is taken during the early morning and late afternoons. Road travel by air conditioned car takes place during the heat of the day.
Benefit from the exceptional offers until the 30th September 2017. The newly introduced e-tourist visa is available for UK citizens for travel between four - 120 days. This makes India a credible last minute destination.
For a more detailed itinerary with great ideas on what to do and where to stay, please get in touch with our experts.