Come aboard Indian Sojourn, and become a part of an extravagant 8-day journey. While you relax in an impeccable royal ambiance, this particular Deccan Odyssey journey takes you through the colourful and vibrant vistas of the ancient India. The Indian Sojourn traverses the lakes and palaces of Udaipur, and the stunning monuments of Vadodara. You’ll also witness the ancient traditions of the Bishnois of Jodhpur, explore the glorious Taj Mahal at Agra, and discover the effervescent city of Jaipur. Tiger spotting at Ranthambore is also on the cards. Simply put, this rail journey is like none other, in a land like no other.
Destinations Covered:Mumbai, Vadodara, Udaipur, Jodhpur, Agra, Sawai Madhopur, Jaipur, Delhi
|DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION||DELHI / MUMBAI|
|DEPARTURE TIME||As per Tour Plan|
DAY 01 Mumbai
Get ready for an amazing journey as you board the Deccan Odyssey from Mumbai’s Chhatrapati Shivaji terminus, and head to the royal city of the Gaekwads, Vadodara.
DAY 02 SawaiMadhopur
Arrive at the royal city of the Gaekwads, Vadodara. Amongst many attractions, visiting the splendid Jami Masjid and the Maharaja Fateh Singh Museum, along with the World Heritage site – Champaner-Pavagadh Archaeological Park, is a must! Witness dazzling folk dance performances, as you relish an assortment of delicacies from the royal kitchen at the Lukshmi Villas Palace.
DAY 03 Daultabad
Today, you’ll step foot on the princely city of Udaipur. Take this opportunity to explore the renowned City Palace, home to the magnificent Crystal gallery. Follow this with an alluring walk through the quaint streets of the Old City. Complete the tour with a boat cruise on the serene waters of Lake Pichola.
DAY 04 Aurangabad
Arrive at the blue city of Jodhpur. Embark on a walking tour of the magnificent Meherangarh fort and the old market, renowned for numerous stunning palaces. In the evening, devour a barbeque at the Mehrangarh fort complex.
DAY 05 Sanchi
Today, the Deccan Odyssey arrives at the Mughal citadel of Agra. Visit the iconic Taj Mahal and other architectural gems of the Mughal Empire – the Itmad-ud-Daullah and the impressive Agra fort.
DAY 06 Agra
Reach Ranthambore, and get ready to explore the Ranthambore Tiger Reserve. Make the most of a thrilling morning safari at the reserve, and watch out for the elusive big cats. Follow this with a village safari session in the afternoon.
DAY 07 Jaipur
Today, you’ll reach the historic capital of Rajasthan, Jaipur, also known as the Pink city. Explore its many palaces and forts, and shop at the colorful bazaars of this beautiful city.
DAY 08 Delhi
Arrive at Delhi, where your journey comes to an end.