MEWAR TRIBAL TOUR (05 DAYS)
Udaipur, formerly the capital of the Mewar Kingdom, is a city in the western Indian state of Rajasthan. Founded by Maharana Udai Singh II in 1559, it’s set around a series of artificial lakes and is known for its lavish royal residences. City Palace, overlooking Lake Pichola, is a monumental complex of 11 palaces, courtyards and gardens, famed for its intricate peacock mosaics
Dungarpur is a city in the southernmost part of Rajasthan, India. It is the administrative headquarters of Dungarpur District. It is the fastest developing town in the southern part of Rajasthan, alongside Aspur tehsil.
The Chittor Fort or Chittorgarh is one of the largest forts in India. It is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The fort was the capital of Mewar and is located in the present-day town of Chittor. It sprawls over a hill 180 m in height spread over an area of 280 ha above the plains of the valley drained by the Berach River
MEWAR TRIBAL TOUR is perfect for couples looking for romantic gateways , Honeymooners & for families who are looking to relax & spend some quality time in the lap of nature .
Arrive Udaipur and transfer to your hotel.
Set on the shores of Lake Pichola and surrounded by hills, Udaipur grew in complete contrast to the harsh deserts of the rest of Rajasthan. As capital of the old Mewar State it was the only Rajput stronghold to uphold its Hindu allegiance in the face of Muslim invasion. This fairy – tale city, with its marble palaces and lakes surrounded by a ring of hills, was founded by Maharana Udai Singh in 1559. The city is dominated by massive City Palace, which overlooks Lake Pichola with its romantic island palaces. Picturesque havelis, ghats and temples line the lake front, with the lively bazaars of the old walled city stretching behind them.
Overnight at Hotel
After breakfast proceed for half day city tour of Udaipur – visiting the City Palace and Museum. The largest palace complex in India, it is a blend of Mughal and Rajput influences. Also, see the 17th century Jagdish temple, drive around the Fatehsagar Lake, and visit the Sahelion ki Bari (the Garden for the Maids of Honour), an ornamental pleasure garden with fountains and marble kiosks. Later visit the Bharatiya Lok Kala Mandir or the Folk Art Museum.
Later in the evening take a boat ride on the 4 km long and 3 km wide Lake Pichola, which is fringed with hills, palaces, havelis, ghats, embankments and temples and offers spectacular views of the city. Visit the Jag Mandir Island with its exquisite Gul Mahal Pavilion.
Overnight at Hotel
After breakfast drive to Dungarpur; Arrive Dungarpur and transfer to your hotel.
Dungarpur, situated in the foothills of the Aravalli hills is a naturally beautiful city. Dungarpur, is located in the far south of Rajasthan state in India. Dungarpur was founded in 1282AD by Rawal Veer Singh Dev. At the time of inception Dungarpur was popularly known as ‘Dungar na Gharan’, because in local Vagdi language ‘dungra’ means small hills. In 1358AD Rawal Dungrsinah renamed ‘Dungar na Gharan’ to Dungarpur. Dungarpur is not only naturally beautiful, but also boasts of marvellous historical architecture. Gaipsagar Lake situated in heart of the city adds charm and beauty to this place.
Visit Juna Mahal which is situated on the foothills of Dhanmata hillock in Dungarpur. It’s a beautiful seven hundred years old monument adorned in breath taking paintings and splendid construction style. Juna Mahal is also known as “Bada Mahal” (Big Palace) or “Purana Mahal” (Old Palace).
Overnight at Hotel
After breakfast drive to Chittorgarh; Arrive Chittorgarh and transfer to your hotel.
Chittorgarh, said to have been originally built by Bhim, one of the Pandavas. Though deserted now, impressive reminders of its grandeur still stand. See Rana Kumbha’s palace and Fateh Prakash palace. Visit the 37 m high Jaya Stambh (Tower of Victory) built by Rana Kumbha to commemorate his victory over Khiljis of Malwa in 1440.Also see the 22 m high Keerti Stambh or Tower of Fame, dedicated to Adinath and decorated with figures of various Jain tirthankars.
The entrance of the Chittorgarh is highly attractive with seven huge entries, namely Bhairon Pol, Lakshman Pol, Padan Pol, Hanuman Pol, Jorla Pol, Ganesh Pol and the main royal gate known as Ram Pol. Major attractions in Chittorgarh include the amazing Chittorgarh fort, Keerti Stambh, Victory tower or Vijay Stambh, Rani Padmini’s Palace, Rana Kumbha’s Palace and many beautiful imposing temples of great past.
After breakfast drive to Udaipur; Arrive Udaipur and in time transfer to Udaipur Airport / Railway Station to board your flight / train for onward journey to your next destination.