10 days, 9 nights
27 Nov-5 Dec 2024

Our Classic Rajasthan tour to take you to majestic forts, bustling bazaars, holy temples, ancient monuments and unique festivals – all set against a sweeping desert backdrop. Come and experience all this and more with Ekno’s passionate insider guide, Vikas Kumar. With over 20 years experience as a tour guide, Vikas will help you to discover the hidden gems of Rajasthan as he shares his beloved India with you. Classic Rajasthan is a unique tour that will allow you to truly see India through a local’s eyes.

As with all Ekno experiences, we select our hotels and locations with an eye on combining luxury and comfort into one fabulous experience. With Vikas as your guide you will not only discover hidden experiences unique to India, such as morning walks through old cities and cooking classes you can also relax safe in the knowledge that your security is foremost in our minds. But don’t just take our word for it, see what some of our satisfied clients have had to say about Vikas:

‘Vikas is a remarkable tour guide. Well organised, fun and with such an inspirational life story! It was great to have him interpret and explain situations, history and culture. I can’t actually speak highly enough of him – one gem of a tour guide.’ Rosalyn Johnson, New Zealand

‘Local guide Vikas was a brilliant choice, always open to chat about India and arrange some extra wishes. He was tireless, always living the slogan – “In India, everything is possible!”
It was just an amazing, brilliant, fantastic journey every hour of the way. I really fell in love with the country and I can’t wait to return!’ Mario Becker, Switzerland



25 Sept-3 Oct 2024,

23-31 Oct 2024,

27 Nov-5 Dec 2024

21-29 Jan 2025,

1-9 Mar 2025,

25 Mar-2 Apr 2025,

1-9 Oct 2025,

21-29 Oct 2025,

25 Nov-3 Dec 2025


A$3850 per person twin share
, Single Supplement A$1500
* Fixed departure – price based on minimum 6 people
Independent Travels – Price on Application


9 Days, 08 Nights


  • Sunrise visit to the Taj Mahal
  • Agra Fort, a wonder of Mughal architecture
  • Amber Fort, City Palace and Hawa Mahal in Jaipur
  • Colourful local bazaars of Jaipur
  • Udaipur, the Venice of the East


Delhi – Agra – Jaipur – Udaipur, India





Day 1


Welcome to incredible India! Upon your arrival at the airport in Delhi, our representative will greet you and escort you to our hotel. After checking in, spend the rest of your day at your leisure exploring the local bazaars or relaxing in the hotel. In the evening we will meet for a welcome dinner at one of Delhi’s Indian restaurants.
Overnight: Hotel, Delhi

Day 2

Delhi to Agra

After breakfast at the hotel, we’ll drive onwards to Agra, home of the majestic Taj Mahal. After checking in to our hotel, we’ll take a tour of the old Mughal city, where the direct descendants of the 20,000 artisans who built the Taj Mahal still live. We will also visit Agra Fort, where Shah Jahan was imprisoned by his son after the Taj Mahal was built.
Overnight: Hotel, Delhi

Day 3

Agra to Jaipur

In the morning we’ll visit the Taj Mahal for a spectacular sunrise. Built between 1632 and 1653 in memory of Mughal emperor Shah Jahan’s third wife, the Taj Mahal is world-renowned and widely admired. After the Taj, we’ll return to our hotel for breakfast and then travel onwards by car to Jaipur, the capital city of Rajasthan. After checking into our hotel, we’ll visit Hawa Mahal, also known as the Palace of the Winds.
Overnight: Hotel, Jaipur

Day 4


On our second day in Jaipur, we’ll visit the magnificent Amber Fort. The Amber Fort was built in 1592; and it has seen renovations and improvements for over two centuries. Its name is said to derive from the many jewels that are used for decoration inside…come and see for yourself! After visiting the fort, we’ll head back to Jaipur to visit the City Palace Museum. The museum is filled with rich collections of Rajasthani costumes and medieval armoury.
Overnight: Hotel, Jaipur

Day 5


In the morning we’ll rise early and visit the local Vishnu and Hanuman temples. Observe the morning prayers before visiting the wholesale flower, vegetable and milk markets where we’ll experience the city waking up and coming to life. We’ll then head back to the hotel for a late breakfast and some time to relax. Spend the afternoon exploring the sights and colours of the Jaipur markets, including the famous Johari Bazaar (jeweller’s market). In the evening we’ll visit Jaipur’s iconic cinema, Raj Mandir, for a taste of Bollywood’s magical brand of entertainment.
Overnight: Hotel, Jaipur

Day 6

Jaipur to Udaipur

After an early breakfast, we’ll travel to Udaipur by train (approx. 6 hours). As we pass through the Thar Desert, you’ll see villagers dressed in colourful clothes herding animals against a backdrop of spectacular scenery. We’ll arrive by mid-afternoon and check into our hotel by Lake Pichola. Udaipur, also known as the City of Lakes, is one of India’s most picturesque cities. Palaces surround the city, the most famous being The Lake Palace, which covers an entire island and was featured in the James Bond film Octopussy. There’s no doubt you’ll enjoy this relaxing, seductive city. Relax in the evening with some traditional Rajasthani cuisine.
Overnight: Hotel, Udaipur

Day 7


In the early morning we’ll visit Fateh Sagar Lake to watch the sun rise over the Aravalli Hills. You’ll have the option of walking or cycling around the lake. We’ll return to the hotel for a late breakfast, followed by a visit to the massive treasure-filled City Palace and a boat ride on Lake Pichola. In the afternoon we’ll visit Bagore Ki Haveli, a beautiful mansion housing an art gallery with traditional and contemporary dance performances. Dinner tonight is at a roof top restaurant overlooking Lake Pichola and the City Palace, where we can sit back and enjoy the sweeping views.
Overnight: Hotel, Udaipur

Day 8

Udaipur to Delhi

After breakfast we’ll leave for our flight to Delhi. Upon arrival in Delhi we’ll transfer to our hotel. The rest of the day is yours to shop for souvenirs, or visit famous sites such as India Gate, Jama Masjid, Chandni Chowk, Rajpath and Raj Ghat (the memorial to Mahatma Gandhi). For dinner we will share a special farewell dinner.
Overnight: Hotel, Delhi

Day 9

Tour Ends

After breakfast, the tour will come to an end. We will transfer you to the airport for your onward international or domestic flight.


Met on arrival at the airport by an Ekno representative

Services of an English-speaking guide for the duration of the tour

Local guides in Delhi, Agra, Jaipur and Udaipur

9 nights’ accommodation with breakfast

All transfers and sightseeing by private AC vehicle as per the itinerary

Train (2nd class AC or AC chair class) from Jaipur to Udaipur

Domestic flight from Udaipur to  Delhi

Entrance fees as per the itinerary

Sunrise visit to the Taj Mahal

Dance performance in Udaipur

Boat ride in Udaipur

Welcome and farewell dinners


Airfares to and from India

Indian visas

Travel Insurance (compulsory)

Lunch and dinners (where not included)

Occasional optional items not identified in itinerary description

Tipping and personal expenses

Bottled water and other beverages not included with meals

Inside Rajasthan