Situated in the heart of the desert state of Rajasthan, Ajmer is one of the most pious cities in north-western India. It was established in the 7th century by Raja Ajay Pal Chauhan, and remained a part of the Chauhan dynasty up to 1193. Ajmer was then conquered by Muhammad of Ghor, who lost it to the ruler of Mewar in 1365. After years of contention, Thereafter, the city was ceded to the Mughals in 1559, followed by the Marathas in 1770. It was sold to the British in 1818, but the city resumed its former status after independence.
After Prithwiraj Chauhan Ajmer witnessed dynasties, which came and left leaving behind indelible marks of their culture and traditions on the city’s history, converting it to an amalgam of various cultures and blend of Hinduism and Islam. Today, Ajmer is one of the most significant pilgrimate destination equally important for Hindus as well as Muslims. Especially famous is the Dargah Sharif-tomb of the Sufi saint Khwaja Moinuddin Chisti. Ajmer is very close to Pushkar (11 kms) which is significant for the famous fair held normally in the month of October/November. Pushkar, the abode of Lord Brahma, lying to its west with a temple and a picturesque lake. The Pushkar lake is a sacred spot for Hindus. During the month of Kartik (Oct./Nov.).
Day 1: Jaipur Arrival
On arrival in Jaipur, meet our representative who will assist you while taking a transfer to the hotel. Check-in to the hotel and freshen up. Later, leave for sightseeing around the city. You can begin with a visit to the City Palace which is known to be the formal residence of a royal family. After sightseeing around the palace, you can visit attractions like Chandra Mahal and Shri Govind Deo Temple. You can also visit Jantar Mantar which is a stone observatory and the largest observatory built by Maharaja Jai Singh. Overnight at hotel.
Day 2: Jaipur
After breakfast leave for a sightseeing tour around Jaipur. The first attraction which you visit today is the Amber Fort. On your way, you visit the Hawa Mahal. Explore the glorious past of Rajasthan with a visit to these historical attractions. Later, you can go for shopping in the colorful bazaars of Jaipur. In the evening, you can go for a drive through the city and also visit the famous Laxmi Narayan Mandir. Overnight at hotel.
Day-3: Jaipur - Kota (250 kms)
After breakfast drive to Kota. After reaching Kota check in hotel, Later on visit Maharao Madho Singh Museum to preserve the rich cultural and architectural heritage of the city a number of palaces have been converted into museums. Maharao Madho (Singh Museum is located in the old magnificent palace.) Kota Government Museum- has an exceptional collection reminding us of the bygone era. The wonderful collection comprises of sculptures rare coins and manuscripts, selection of Hadoti sculpture. Rest of the day free at leisure. Overnight at hotel.
Day 4 :Kota / Ajmer (209 kms) / Pushkar (15kms)
After breakfast drive to Pushkar. En route visit Ajmer famous for the Ajmer Sharif Dargah after reaching Pushkar check in hotel. Pushkar is a holy town in Rajasthan which is known to house some legendary temples and century’s old lake. It is a famous pilgrimage site because it has the well-known Brahma temple where people visit from all over. Apart from this temple, Pushkar is known to have a number of other temples which are architecturally beautiful. On reaching Pushkar, check-in to the hotel and then leave for sightseeing. Visit the Pushkar Lake where you can take a holy dip. Also, visit the temples and Ghats of Pushkar which are known for their beautiful and unique architectural styles. In the evening, you can visit the Rose Garden and enjoy the beauty of the roses. Overnight at hotel.
Day-5 : Pushkar-Departure
Leave Pushkar for onward destination.
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The nearby Jaipur airport is approx 145 km away from the heart of Ajmer city.
Ajmer railway station is directly connected via rail to all major stations of North, East and West India.
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