Rajasthan Road Trip Itinerary
On our first day of Rajasthan Road Trip, we take you from Delhi to Ranthambore, making 3 major stops on our way. Two are more historic, while one is overly refreshing.
6th March 2021, Saturday, New Delhi
6:20 AM - Departure from home in Delhi
11:30 PM - Arrival at Bhangarh Fort
2:00 PM - Lunch at Umaid Lake Palace
3:15 PM - Chand Baori
3:45 PM - Left from Chand Baori in Abhaneri
7:30 PM - Check-in at Ranthambore Heritage Haveli
By nightfall, we were almost exhausted, and it would have been unwise for us to go out for dinner. We enjoyed the lavish buffet at Ranthambore Heritage Haveli and soon went to bed.
Our second day was all about the Ranthambore National Park. First on a wildlife safari early morning, and later in the afternoon we took a guided tour of the Ranthambore Fort.
7th March 2021, Sunday, Ranthambore
7:00 AM - Jungle Safari in Ranthambore National Park in a canter
10:00 AM - Back to the hotel
10:30 AM - Breakfast at the hotel
2:00 PM - Lunch at the hotel
3:30 PM - Reached Ranthambore Fort
8:30 PM - Dinner at Anuraga Palace, Sawai Madhopur
Most astonishingly, we had the best tiger sighting possible within five minutes of entering the safari zone. That's all, from Ranthambore, on the next day we left for Udaipur via Chittorgarh.
On this road trip we were on a quest to check things off our #BucketList. From Ranthambore, we took the road to Udaipur via Chittorgarh- a UNESCO World Heritage Site, went for shopping and then to The Sanwalia Seth temple situated on the Chittorgarh–Udaipur Highway, about 40 kilometers from Chittorgarh.
8th March 2021, Monday, Ranthambore
7:00 AM - Checked out RHH
12:00 PM - Reached Chittorgarh Fort
1:00 PM - Shopping at Mewar Handloom store
3:00 PM - Visited Sanwalia Seth Temple
5:00 PM - Reached Udaipur
5:30 PM - Check in Lake Pichola Hotel
6:00 PM - Lake Pichola Sunset Cruise Ride
9:00 PM - Dinner at Upre by 1559 AD
Concluding a fine day after a heart-warming sunset with a candlelight dinner over the magnificent Lake Pichola.
Udaipur is very vivid. You need more than 3 days to cover all of it, we mean, the whole Mewar. That's right. On the second day in Udaipur, we visited the City Palace, Saheliyon-Ki-Bari, Under the Sun Aquarium and a little jewellery shop in the local market.
9th March 2021, Tuesday, Udaipur
8:45 AM - Visited Jagdish Mandir
9:30 AM - City Palace
11:00 AM - Shopping at Bapu Bazar
2:00 PM - Reached Saheliyon Ki Bari
3:30 PM - Reached Under the Sun Aquarium
4:35 PM - Fateh Sagar Lake
5:30 PM - Came back to hotel, had Pasta & Drinks
6:30 PM - Spa at Hotel
9:30 PM - Dinner at Millets of Mewar
After a hectic day, we came back to our hotel, indulged in pasta with wine in our lakeview balcony. Later, we went to the in-house spa of the Lake Pichola Hotel. For dinner, we chose Millets of Mewar to taste something unique.
Udaipur is not jst about being in Udaipur, there is much outside of it. Keeping this in our mind, our last day here was not actually here- we visited Kumbhalgarh, Nathdwara, Maharana Pratap Museum and even Haldi Ghati.
10th March 2021, Wednesday, Udaipur
9:30 AM - Left hotel for Kumbhalgarh Fort
11:00 AM - Reached Kumbhalgarh Fort
3:00 PM - The Statue of Lord Shiva
4:00 PM - Haldi Ghati
3:30 PM - Maharana Pratap Museum
5:20 PM - Sajjangarh Monsoon Palace
6:30 PM - Pizza & Coffee at Nirvana Cafe
7:30 PM - Cultural Program at Bagore ki Haveli
9:30 PM - Dinner at Hari Garh Restaurant
The best of all was Bagore-Ki-Haveli. When in Udaipur, you cannot afford to miss this. And ofcourse the dinner at Hari Garh Resturant. This restaurant might not show up in your search when you look for 'Best restaurants in Udaipur' but we can vouch for it. In fact, we will let you in on a secret Hari Garh over Upre. Shhh! Don't let this go viral.
Now, it was time to say goodbye to Udaipur and proceed to our next destination "The Blue City of Jodhpur."
11th March 2021, Thursday, Udaipur
9:00 AM - Checked out LPH
1:15 PM - Visited Pukhraj Dari Udyog
2:00 PM - Check in Ratan Villas
3:00 PM - Lunch in Local market
4:00 PM - Explored the blue city with a local guide
6:00 PM - Visited Toorji ka Jhalra ( Toorji's Stepwell)
6:30 PM - Quick bytes at Stepwell Cafe
7:00 PM - Local Shopping
9:30 PM - Dinner at Gypsy
Okay, before we wake up the next day, you must know that Gypsy restaurant is where you will probably get the best thali in all of Rajasthan. It was yummy and what a service. They service their customers like its an art.
12th March 2021, Friday, Jodhpur
9:30 AM - Reached Mehrangarh Museum and Trust
12:00 AM - Visited Jaswant Thada
1:00 PM - Visited Mandore Garden
2:30 PM - Came back to hotel for Lunch
3:30 PM - Took nap
4:00 PM - Went for SPA
9:30 PM - Dinner at Indique
At Indique, one of the highest-rated restaurants in Jodhpur with a marvelous view of the Mehrangarh Fort, we celebrated our Roka Anniversary, so romantically. Our last day was marked with the essence of love and exquisite food.