RAJASTHAN – A Colorful Land of Kingswww.legendarymotorides.com
Country / Region & Location: India – Rajasthan - North-West Area
Best Time: October to March
Number of Days: 13 Nights / 14 Days
Number of Riding Days: 10 Days
Duration of Ride: Between 5 & 7 Hours a day on Average
Distance Covered on Motorcycle: 2300 Kms
Temperature: 15º C to 32º C
LMR Rating: **** / 5
15th Feb-2016: ARRIVE DELHI
Arrive at Delhi’s airport, Our representative will personally meet you outside the EXIT gate of arrival terminal, holding a placard of your name. You will be transferred to your hotel. Overnight in Hotel.
16th Feb’2016: DELHI – MANDAWA (240 km)
Today we drive to Mandawa by Air-conditioned car that takes 4 Hrs to reach Mandawa. Mandawa is a world famous for its heritage Havelies and colourful fresco art. Thousands of tourists come here to see the open art gallery of Rajasthan & lovely Havelis. On arrival check-in Hotel & relax. In the late afternoon you will be introduced to our Royal Enfield 500cc Motorcycle & our road Captain will make you understand about the driving rules of India & how to handle Motorcycle in your Motorcycle tour to Rajasthan. Later take a warm up ride in & around village for about 2-3 Hrs & explore beautiful havelis in the region. Overnight stay in Hotel.
17th Feb’2016: MANDAWA-BIKANER (190 Kms / 4 Hrs Ride)
After breakfast, ride start to Bikaner. On arrival check into the hotel & relax. In the afternoon you will proceed for a sightseeing tour of Bikaner visiting Junagarh Fort, one of the most interesting forts in Rajasthan, with its sumptuously decorated interiors. Built in 1588 by Raja Rai Singh it is unusual in the sense that it was one of the few major forts of Rajasthan that was not built on a hilltop. Later back to your hotel after local sightseeing of Bikaner. Overnight at the hotel.
18th Feb-2016: BIKANER-JAISALMER (320 Kms / 7 Hrs Ride)
After breakfast, get ready to ride on awesome route for Motorcycle tripthrough small villages set among desert oasis with deep blue vast open skies above to the horizon of golden sands. Wild camels and caravans of gypsies drift by as we are virtually alone on the roads through the desert. Our destination for the next two nights is the fantastic Ali Baba “Golden Fortress City” on the Pakistan – India border in the Thar Desert, Jaisalmer. On arrival in Jaisalmer, check into the hotel & relax.
19th Feb-2016: JAISALMER-SAM SAND DUNES DESERT CAMP (40 Kms)
Morning after breakfast, start your sightseeing of Jaisalmer including the old town of Jaisalmer & visit Jaisalmer Fort, built in the year 1156 by Rawal Jaisal. Perched on 80m high hill, housing the entire township within its ramparts, it is the only "Living Fort" in India. Later visit beautifully sculptured Jain Temples of the 12th-15th century & after that visit magnificent Patwon Ki Haveli in the heart of the town & it is virtually the showpiece of Jaisalmer's legendary architectural wealth
Later we ride down 40 km away from Jaisalmer through huge sand Dunes on both side of Road which gives you awe inspiring experience of Motorcycle Tour in Rajasthan. On arrival at Sam Sand Dunes camping site, check in camp & relax. Enroute enjoy the visit of an empty village (Ghost Village) called Kuldhara. At night enjoy Gala Dinner on dunes. Overnight in Camp.
20th Feb-2016: JAISALMER-JODHPUR (320 Kms / 7 Hrs Ride)
Morning after breakfast we ride to Jodhpur, one of the world’s best known fortresses, we head south through the sand dunes to an ancient temple complex called Osiyan for a visit and fast lunch on our way to the fascinating desert city of Jodhpur, dominated by the Maharaja’s hilltop fortress called Mehrangarh. After the long day’s ride, we arrive at our hotel & relax. Overnight in Hotel.
21 Feb-2016: JODHPUR-GHANERAO (160 Kms / 4 Hrs Ride)
After breakfast, will start sightseeing of Jodhpur on Motorbike toward to Hill to visit the Mehrangarh Fort (Majestic Fort), one of the most impressive & formidable structures anywhere in India. View of the city from the Top of the Fort is just incredible; from here whole city looks Blue. Nearby visit Jaswant Thada (also known as Taj Mahal of Jodhpur), a cluster of royal cenotaphs in white marble built in the year 1899 AD. It is an architectural landmark of Jodhpur. In the last we ride to visit the beautiful Umaid Bhawan Palace. It’s Royal Museum is one of the most attractive Museum in India. After that Ride toward our next destination called Ghanerao. Ghanerao is beautiful village & here we will stay in Royal Castle of this village. O/n in Hotel.
22 Feb-2016: GHANERAO-UDAIPUR (130 Kms / 4 Hrs Ride)
After breakfast, get ready for Mountainous Motorcycle Ride toward Udaipur, this place is full of natural beauty, abundant water & natural protection afforded by the surrounding forests & Aravali
Mountains. It is also known as the "City of Lakes". On arrival check into the hotel & relax. After Lunch, visit to City Palace a majestic architectural marvel towering over the lake & the largest palace complex in Rajasthan. At Sunset enjoy a boat ride around Lake Pichola, which offers spectacular views of the hills, palaces, temples & bathing ghats. Evening take a short walk in the colorful market of Udaipur. Overnight in Hotel at Udaipur.
23 Feb-2016: UDAIPUR-BASSI VIA CHITTORGARH (190 Kms / 5 Hrs Ride)
After breakfast, start motorcycle ride to Bassi Fort enroute we will visit the UNESCO World Heritage Site, the Fort of Chittorgarh. It is the largest fort in India and the grandest in the state of Rajasthan. Chittorgarh is a symbol of the valour and the chivalry of the Rajputs. It was captured three times in its history and every time the men rather died in the battlefield than surrender to the enemy. They donned yellow robes and rode out in order to die by the sword. The women inside committed jauhar, collective were burning themselves on a pyre. Today the fort lies in ruins, but still its long lost splendour and majesty can be perceived. After lunch continue to drive Bassi Fort. On arrival, check in Hotel & relax.
24 Feb-2016: BASSI-PUSHKAR (210 Kms / 6 Hrs Ride)
After breakfast, start Motorcycle ride to Pushkar. Pushkar is famous for its Temples, Lake, Ghats, Sand Dunes and Bazaar. There are small hills on the three side of Pushkar and the deep and beautiful lake on the other, which increase the beauty of Pushkar. On arrival, check into the hotel & relax. Overnight in Pushkar.
25 Feb-2016: PUSHKAR-JAIPUR (160 Kms / 5 Hrs Ride)
After breakfast, enjoy walk in Colorful Market of Pushkar & experience the panoramic view of Holy Lake of Pushkar with the various interesting religious ceremonies on Ghats. Later, we ride to Jaipur, popularly known as Pink City, the flamboyant & colourful capital of Rajasthan. With its rich & colourful past, resplendent with tales of valour & bravery, it is now one of the most important heritage cities in India. The city was founded in the year 1728 by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh II, the ruler of Amber. It remains the only city in the world symbolizing the nine divisions of the universe, through nine rectangular sectors. On arrival in Jaipur, we see off to our Bikes & Crew Members.
26 Feb-2016: JAIPUR LOCAL SIGHSEEING
After breakfast enjoy the sightseeing of Jaipur including the 16th century’s Amber fort with elephant ride, after that visit the Magnificent City Palace (Royal Museum) .The Palace complex consist an excellent museum, an armoury, sprawling gardens, buildings and several fine halls, Jantar Mantar (the Astronomical Observatory) & Hawa Mahal (Palace of Winds). Overnight in Hotel at Jaipur.
27 Feb-2016: JAIPUR-AGRA (250 Kms / 6 Hrs Drive)
After breakfast, straight drive to Agra, beautifully situated on the banks of river Yamuna. On arrival check into the hotel & relax. Later visit the World’s Heritage Agra Fort built in Red Sandstone & local market. Overnight in Hotel at Agra.
28 Feb-2016: AGRA-DELHI (210 Kms /4 Hrs Drive)
Early morning enjoy the visit of India’s most celebrated monuments Taj Mahal in Sunrise, built by Shah Jahan in the memory of his beloved wife Mumtaz, it’s also known as symbol of eternal love. Later back to hotel for breakfast & after that visit Agra Fort. After that straight transfer to Delhi Airport to board your return flight to onward destination
Rajasthan Motorcycle Tour Fixed Departure
(From 15th February 2016 to 28th February 2016)
USD 2600 Per Rider on Twin/Dbl Sharing basis.
USD 2000 Per Pillion
Single Room Supplement: USD 490
Package Cost Includes:-
Ø 12 Nights Hotel Accommodation on Twin / Double Sharing basis with Breakfast.
Ø 01 Night Camp Accommodation with Breakfast + Dinner in Swiss Camp at Sam with attached Bathroom & European Style Toilet.
Ø All Ground Transfers from your arrival at Airport in India to till departure from India, sightseeing & overland journey by Air Conditioned Vehicle on non-riding days.
Ø Royal Enfield 500 CC Motorcycle on all riding days with Fuel & Engine Oil for the Bike.
Ø Experienced Motorcycle Road Captain for whole trip on his own Bike.
Ø Experienced Royal Enfield mechanic with motorcycle all necessary spare parts.
Ø First-Aid Medical kit.
Ø Refreshment during rides like Packed Juice, Biscuits, Chips, Tea, Coffee Etc.
Ø Back-up Vehicle for your Luggage & Pillion Rider.
Ø The services of an English speaking guide on sightseeing days.
Ø Farewell Dinner with Unlimited Beer.
Ø Assistance by friendly, knowledgeable English speaking ground representatives from the moment you arrive in India until the time you leave.
Ø All Currently Applicable Taxes.
International Flights, Lunch, Dinner, Monument Entrances, Video / Camera fees, personal medical insurance (compulsory), Bike damage, extra drinks, visa fees and items of personal nature such as tips, laundry, liquor, extra drinks etc & anything which is not mentioned in included section.
Note: (A Security of USD 500 for per Bike has to deposit by every rider before the tour start & it will be fully refundable if there is no any damage in the Bike. If there is any damage then actual amount of damage will be deducted & balance will be refunded to the rider)
Thanks & regards,
Unit No -312, R G Complex - II
Plot No -5, Sector -14, Prashant Vihar
Rohini, New Delhi -110085.