Rajasthan Food Tour: A delectable culinary adventure awaits you
As the biggest state in India, Rajasthan is home to a large number of cities and towns, and each one has a unique feature that draws visitors. Thus, it is not feasible to explore everything at once. It becomes crucial to select the top few at a time because of this. The best way to achieve the goal is with our Rajasthani countryside culinary tour package. With this eight-day tour package, you can indulge in some delectable cuisine in addition to learning about the state’s culture and history.
You will travel to New Delhi, Jodhpur, Pushkar, Jaipur, and Agra during this tour. You will sample the local cuisine in addition to touring the historical sites and architectural wonders of the well-known tourist locations.
Country Region:- Northern India, Rajasthan
Departure/Return LocationNew Delhi
Departure TimePlease arrive by 9:15 AM for a departure at 9:30 AM
Return TimeApproximately 8:30 PM
Day 1 Arrive New Delhi
Day 1 Arrive New Delhi
You will be met at the airport and transported to your hotel. For those arriving earlier in the day take the time to recover from the flight. Check in time at the hotel is 12pm.
Day 2 Delhi –Metro Train- Food Tour – Board Evening Train For Jodhpur
After breakfast around 0830 AM you will be picked up from your hotel and will be taken away to nearby Delhi metro station. This metro ride will be around 20 – 25 minutes which will straight land you at Old Delhi [Chandni Chowk] area.
From here the first day in Delhi will be the time to begin the food tour of Delhi from Old Delhi. This tour which is the top ranked culinary tour service in Delhi will serve as a great introduction to Indian food and culture and will help set the tone for rest of your trip to India
There will be roughly 16-18 different Indian food dishes from different Indian cuisines and you’ll visit up to 10 different food joints in Old Delhi area. All of the food junctions that you’ll visit have been in business for generations and are famous for their quality of food. The oldest place in the list is in business for 110 years and youngest for 40. You’ll sample treats like samosa, lassi, kulfi (Indian ice creams), melt in mouth kebabs and much more.
The Old Delhi part of the tour will take you through the old, narrow streets of medieval Delhi marked by old mansions, centuries old market and thousands of people milling about in their daily routine. Each lane in this area is a market for different commodity like invitation cards, spices, bicycles, cameras, utensils, vegetables, clothes , shoes, books and much more. The food tour will also include a stopover to Spice Market of Delhi in which the you will learn about various kinds of spices used in Indian cooking and spending a few minutes inside a temple which feeds more than 10000 people every day.
Later in the evening you will be boarding your superfast train for Jodhpur. Night is on board.
Day 3 Arrive Jodhpur - Blue City Tour + Exciting cooking class In Jodhpu
Note that check in time at hotel is around 1200 Hours. Room is subject to availably at the time of check in. In any case if room is not available then you can enjoy breakfast at hotel restaurant till the room is ready for check in.
On arrival at Jodhpur railway station you will be transferred to your hotel.
After refreshing yourself you will visit imposing Mehrangarh Fort built by Rao Jodha in 1459. From the top of the Mehrangarh fort have a bird’s eye sight of the old city and blue houses. Visit Jaswant Thada, a grand marble commemorative built for Maharajah Jaswant Singh II, and smaller cenotaph to other Maharajahs of Jodhpur. Return to the hotel.
Later in afternoon enjoy cooking class of Jodhpur where you will get to know deep secrets of Rajasthani dishes. Night stay is in Jodhpur.
Day 4 Jodhpur - Blue City Bicycle Tour Then To Pushkar 180 KM – ( 4 Hours Drive)
Today we have arranged Bicycle tour for you
[Please carry comfortable shoes, clothes hat & glasses]
From blue houses and towering forts to reflective lakes, Jodhpur offers delightful scenic vistas all around. Jodhpur the city of vibrant colors of life amidst stark desert of Rajasthan, is the second largest city of Rajasthan after Jaipur and has been given various names ‘Blue City’ due to the blue-painted houses around Mehrangarh Fort, ‘Sun City’ for the pleasant sunny weather round the year and ‘Walled City’ as a respect to the strong wall that still stand as an armor embracing the old city of Jodhpur. Jodhpur is renowned for its impeccable hospitality and this tradition is followed even now and same can be witnessed during the tour as you see the city waking up get on with the daily routine.
Later return to hotel and then drive to Pushkar.
On arrival at Pushkar visit some of the 400 temples and holy sites throughout the city and take part in a traditional pooja. The Brahma Temple, dedicated to the creator of the universe, is a highly recommended stop. Enjoy amazing views over the city from the Savitri Temple, dedicated to Brahma’s wife.
Night stay is in Pushkar
Day 5 Pushkar – Jaipur – Evening Rajasthani cooking class in Jaipur
After relaxed breakfast make a stop at the sacred Pushkar Lake. Surrounded by 52 ghats, Hindu pilgrims often take part in rituals here.
Later carry on your drive to Jaipur. On arrival at Jaipur check in at your hotel.
In the evening we will enjoy our Rajasthani Cooking class. Rajasthani food is famous for its rich flavour and spices. The cuisine of Jaipur in peculiar is influenced by the lifestyle of the Maharajas and Maharani of Jaipur.
The lifestyle of the rich people of Jaipur was nowhere less than the lifestyle of prince Charles, the only difference maintained by the definition of royalty in their senses. Cuisines of Jaipur include all the Rajasthani food which is cooked only under Desi and pure ghee (clarified butter). Some of the local cuisines we will prepare and eat are: Lall Maas, Gate ki Kichdi, Rajasthani curry, Bundi raita, vegetables.
Day 6 In Jaipur – Wake up with Jaipur + Pink City Heritage Tour in Local Rickshaw
In the morning we shall meet you at your hotel and take you for an experience of the morning aarti or prayer chanting at the Govind Devji Temple at the City Palace where crowds chant songs to the deity. Receive the blessings at this 18th century Krishna temple where the deity, worshipped by the erstwhile royal family.
From there, we’ll take you to the wholesale flower market near Hawa Mahal. Here you’ll see turbaned crowds trading sacks of roses and marigold.
There will be a short break of 10- 15 minutes, where we stop at a chaiwalla on Chaura raasta for some cardamom early morning tea in Kullad, which is one of the specialty in Rajasthan.
From there, we’ll take you back to your hotel for breakfast at last.
After relaxed breakfast you will spent sightseeing around the beautiful pink city of Jaipur. You will visit the Amber Fort with the Sheesh Mahal [hall of mirrors],which is the hill-top citadel of the Rajput rulers, a rich combination of Hindu and Muslim design that proffer some impressive views out across the Aravalli Hills.
Later get ready for the first stop today is at the astonishing facade of the Hawa Mahal, the ‘Palace of the Winds’, erected as portion of the City Palace and aimed to allow the women of the harem to see the city lower without being seen.
This afternoon visit the splendid City Palace, now a mesmerizing museum housing some of the treasures of Jaipur’s princely past.
Return to hotel for some rest. In the evening if you opt then we can arrange a short trip to local street food of Jaipur and enjoy the local delicacies which are fresh, tasty and yummy to eat.
Here you can have Chole Bhaturas, Aalu Tikki, Pani puri, jalebi, pyaz ki kachori, samosa’s, South Indian, Thalis, poha, chaat’s, to Gulab Jamun’s, Ice cream, Falooda, Kairi Panna, authentic Rajasthani food, halwa, etc. This place has a lot to offer.
Night stay is in Jaipur
Day 7 Jaipur – Agra 240km ( Abhaneri Step wells – Fatehpur Sikri)
After check-out we will drive to Agra. On the way visit of Abhaneri Step well and Fatehpur Sikri. Arrive and check into your hotel..
In the evening stroll in Sadar Bazar and Food street of Agra. Overnight in Agra.
Day 8 Agra – Delhi 205 KM- Sunrise Visit of Taj Mahal
Sunrise visit of Taj Mahal. ( Closed on Friday’s ) at the time of sunrise for stunning views and is also less crowded.
Constructed by Shah Jahan to honour the remembrance of his wife, Mumtaz, the Taj is one of the world’s most iconic buildings, taking over 20 years to build. We first stop over at the Taj Mahal for sunrise which is the most fairy-tale and peaceful of times to understand the legendary beauty of this honor to love.
After breakfast visit the giant Agra Fort home to the magical Jahangir Palace. A UNESCO World Heritage Site, the Agra fort is profusely blessed with astounding array of palaces and mosques, whereas the marble grandeur of the Taj Mahal needs no summary.
In time you will be transferred to Delhi to board your flight for onwards journey. Tour Ends.