Same Day Shekhawati Tour From Jaipur
Duration: Full Day
Time of departure: 7:00 AM
Shekhawati same day tour commences with pick up from the hotel. The drive covering 180 km distance from Jaipur will take you to the semi-arid ancient expanse of Shekhawati located Rajasthan’s northeast part. For all the art paramours, region of Shekhawati having its exclusive architecture style is really a blessing. Wide range of marvelous and contemporary paintings from Hindu Gods to trains to British rule and much more are there at the step wells, cenotaph, mansions, charitable inns and forts. One can get the glimpse of beautiful artwork at Shekhawati region.
JAIPUR – SHEKHAWATI - JAIPUR
Upon arrival representative will pick you up in the morning at 7.00 am from your desired location in Jaipur to proceed for Shekhawati by Car. As you sit in the car, can you feel the excitement that will grip your mind and heart as you start this wonderful tour with your drive to Shekhawati. On arrival and proceed for sightseeing tour of Shekhawati Region.
Shekhawati is a semi-arid historical region located in the northeast part of Rajasthan, India. Shekhawati is located in North Rajasthan comprising districts like Jhunjhunu, Sikar, Churu and Nagaur. Shekhawati is famous for its rich heritage and beautiful architectures full of fresco paintings , hence also known as “open air art gallery”. Now a day Shekhawati is the most favorite tourist destination for those visiting India to experience this heritage rich territory. There are many towns to see in Shekhawati and roam around to witness the beauty of this painted land.
Mandawa is a small town in the heart of Shekhawati region. The place is known not only for its havelis but also for its Fort Palace. The structure of the palace reminds of the cultural and social importance of this region in the past. Of the havelis, the most important are the Chokhani, Ladia, Bansidhar Newatia, and Gulab Rai Ladia Haveli. Another haveli, the Binsidhar Newatia Haveli, is known for its curious paintings. There is a painting of a boy holding a telephone and a European woman in a car driven by a chauffeur. The Gulab Rai Ladia Haveli is famous for its erotic images, now mostly defaced.
Nawalgarh is famous for its fort that was built in AD 1737 by Thakur Nawal Singh. The Bala Quila has a kiosk with beautiful ceiling paintings while the Roop Niwas Palace has now been converted into a hotel. Like Mandawa, Nawalgarh too has a number of important havelis including Anandi Lal Poddar Haveli, Aath Haveli, Hem Raj Kulwal Haveli, Bhagton Ki Haveli, and Khedwal Bhavan
OTHER EXCURSIONS FROM SHEKHAWATI
Dundlod :Situated around 30 south-east of Mandawa, Dundlod has many havelis such as Jathia Haveli, and Tugan Ram Goenka Haveli. However, Dundlod is better known for its fort and palace. Another famous attraction here is the Satyanarayana Temple.
Fatehpur: Established in 1451 as the capital of the Muslim Nawabs, Fatehpur was taken over by the Rajputs of the Shekhawati region in the 18th century. The main attractions here are the Mahavir Prasad Goenka Haveli, the Gauri Shankar Haveli, the Nand Lal Devra Haveli, the Harikrishnan Das Saraogi Haveli, and a 17th-century baoli or step-well.
Jhunjhunu The district headquarters of the same name is also the largest city in the Shekhawati region. Founded by the Kaimkhani Nawabs in the 15th century, the place was taken under control by Rajput ruler Sardul Singh in 1730. The main attractions of the city include the Khetri Mahal, the Bihariji Temple, the Modi Haveli, and the Kaniram Narsingh Das Tibrewala Haveli.
Lakshmangarh :was founded in the early 19th century on the model of Jaipur. There are fine havelis including the grand Ganeriwala with its four courtyards.
Ramgarh: was settled by the Poddars in the late 18th century. Apart from the havelis, there are beautiful chhatris (cenotaphs) with painted entrances and the temples of Shani and Ganga.
Mukundgarh: This town is a renowned craft center. In addition, you’ll find one of the biggest havelis in the region there, as well as a fort.
- Transportation By AC Car
- Air Conditioning Car with Driver
- Fuel (Petrol/Diesel)
- Toll Taxes, Parking Charge, Inter State Taxes
- Drive Allowance (Food & Accommodation)
- Hotels / Accommodation
- Monument Entrance Fees, Camera Fees, Entrance Fees of National Park, Safari Fees
- Meal Expenses
- Personal Expenses
- Guide Charge
- Other Activities
- Air / Bus / Train Fare
- Driver & Guide's Fees
- Cancellation charges would apply as per company policy. Free cancellation before 30 days arrival after will charge 100%.
- If require bill then add GST charge as per Government Rules.