Day 1 – Arrive in Delhi – Fly to Jaipur
Plan a morning arrival in Delhi, or the previous evening if necessary. Fly to Jaipur. We will welcome all group members at Jaipur airport and transfer you to the hotel. Later a half day walking tour of Jaipur city in a private vehicle. In the evening have a get together and an introduction with the IPT team and your BIKES.
Day 2 – Jaipur – Pushkar
We will leave the Capital of Rajasthan the city of Jaipur before heading off to discover the large salt lake of Sambhar. Then we ride along sandy trails and small rural roads to the tranquil town of Pushkar. It is also a religious town for Hindus. Free time to relax or explore the bazars.
Day 3 – Pushkar – Ghanerao
Leaving the arid Marwar Plain behind, we continue along twisty roads through the Aravali Mountains. The small roads run through authentic villages and many valleys, until Ghanerao village. Stay in a charming heritage hotel. We can explore village and have a stroll around Ghanerao.
Day 4 – Ghanerao – Mount Abu
Once again we leave the semi-desert Marwar Plain behind and head back into the mountains. A beautiful day on roads that zigzag through the Aravali Mountains. Arrive in Mount Abu, the only hill station in Rajasthan.
Day 5 – Mount Abu – Bhadrajun
We leave behind the verdant setting of Mount Abu and ride towards the vast expanses of the Indian desert, as far as the Jawai River. Prepare for a bit of off-roading. Arrive and check in to Bhadrajun heritage hotel.
Day 6 – Bhadrajun – Barmer
We pass desert farms along sandy trails, amid a setting of rocky hills. This time we enter the dry arid desert part of Rajasthan. Barmer is less explored by common travellers and has got erotic temples which is a hidden gem.
Day 7 – Barmer – Thar Desert
Today we drive into the heart of the Thar Desert the route is a mix of small sand covered roads or deep sand, requiring plenty of stamina. We pass through very remote, tribal villages. A night in the open air, amid the dunes in a tented accommodation.
Day 8 – Thar Desert – Jaisalmer
Off we go… to visit the Jain temple of Lodurva and the cenotaphs of Barabagh. We soon leave the sandy trail and take a small road that leads to the desert city of Jaisalmer.
Day 9 – Jaisalmer – Bawari Village
Guided visit of the fortified city of Jaisalmer: its fort, palace, and Jain temples. Drive to small town Phalodi through villages and tribal hamlets. Arrive at Babu Singh Farms, have lunch with the family. Continue towards Bawari village and then to Phalodi. We have the option of staying with a village chief family in Bawari village.
Day 10 – Phalodi – Gajner
After breakfast drive to Gajner. Today we pass through arid land meeting locals, farmers on the way. This will be a totally off the beaten track route which we at IPT promote in order to give you out of the world experience. Arrive at beautiful 4 star heritage property Gajner Palace.
Day 11 – Gajner – Nawalgarh Village
Drive to Nawalgarh. On the way visit of Bikaner fort. After the visit of Fort we drive to Deshnokh village to visit the unique Rat temple. Guests who are afraid of rats will stay outside the temples. Further drive to Nawalgarh village. Today we will be driving on Highway and bit of village and small town single roads.
Day 12 – Nawalgarh – Delhi
Visit of beautiful painted havelis and drive to Delhi through small towns and villages. As we get closer to Delhi we will hit national highway 8.
Day 13 – Delhi Depart
Transfer to airport.
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