India – Splendour of Royal Antiquities (Luxury Tour) 12 Nights & 13 Days

Delhi – Agra – Jaipur - Jodhpur - Deogarh - Udaipur

India - Splendour of Royal Antiquities is a journey back in time, to a bygone era of pomp & luxury; an experience of the opulence and extravagance of the Royal Houses of Deogarh, Jodhpur, Udaipur, Jaipur and the colonial jewel of Delhi. Relive history as you savour delicacies from royal kitchens, regally served and made to secret recipes centuries old and zealously guarded; explore bustling bazaars as you travel through twisting lanes which once housed the private jewellers and craftsmen of kings and queens. Experience the thrill of embarking on an elephant safari in Jaipur and of navigating the narrow streets in old cities. Come relive the life of an Indian royal.

Royal magical experiences
  • Experience the regal lifestyle as you stay in magnificent royal palaces and iconic hotels that echo with history
  • Unique interactive culinary experiences from the Royal kitchens sampling the secret menus and varied cuisine in exceptional venues
  • Shop like a Royal guest from the private merchants of the Royal Houses
  • Relive the thrill and excitement of a Royal Shikar as you venture on an elephant safari through the rustic environs of the Aravallis.
Special value adds for the royal guests
  • Welcome drink at the hotels
  • Historic tour of the Grand Palaces and The Imperial Hotel
  • Royal Safari in the outskirts of Jodhpur with Feudal family members
  • Vintage car experience in Deogarh
  • Day 01 – Arrival of the Royal Guests in Delhi

    Arrive in Delhi and the day is at leisure to relax in the luxurious comfort of your iconic hotel, The Imperial.

    Enjoy cocktails at the welcome brief in your hotel.

  • Day 02 – Explore the Antiquities of the City Of Delhi

    This morning, explore the rich diversity and antiquities of the city. Absorb the spirit of Delhi as you enjoy the contrast between the hidden treasures of Old Delhi and colonial edifices of New Delhi. On a walk through the bustling old alleys of Chandni Chowk; experience a sense of excitement as you visit some of the most unique and ancient sites of the old city.

    Continue to discover the highlights of New Delhi. Enjoy a panoramic tour driving past the India Gate – War Memorial Arch, Rashtrapati Bhawan – the President’s Residence and Government Buildings, completing the tour with a visit to Qutub Minar (Tower of Victory) and Humayun’s tomb.

  • Day 03 – Journey to the Antiquities of the Mughals in Agra

    Today, you proceed on a drive to the Mughal citadel of Agra. Upon arrival, check-in at The Gateway Hotel Fatehabad Road, Agra. Visit the spectacular Taj Mahal with its perfect symmetry and romantic history.

    Continue to visit Agra Fort, an outstanding example of Mughal architecture and visit to Kohinoor Jewellers to admire exquisite artefacts and ornaments preserved by a family who were the traditional jewellers to the Mughal court.

  • Day 04 – Journey to the Pink City of Jaipur

    Today your journey continues onward to the next Royal antiquity city of Jaipur with an en route stop for lunch at Bharatpur.

    Arrive at the historic Rambagh Palace. In the evening, you may want to enjoy a Historical Walk within the hotel with a glass of sparkling wine.

    Enjoy a sumptuous dinner at the hotel.

  • Day 05 – Explore the Antiquities of the City of Jaipur

    The day will leave you mesmerised as you enjoy reliving the special moments as a Royal Guest. Explore the rustic countryside of the Aravallis on elephant back, stopping for a Royal picnic breakfast. Continue to the ancient capital of Amber to see the fabulous Amber Fort followed by a lavish lunch at 1135 AD set within the historic ramparts of the fort.

    Indulge yourself in retail shopping as you visit the stores which at one time was frequented by members of the Royal House and their guests. See some of the private treasures and jewellery of the Royals; admire the Royal Costumes in the Museum followed by an opportunity to visit Textile outlets famous for the block print textiles with Royal designs.

  • Day 06 – Journey to the Blue City of Jodhpur

    Today, you will proceed to Jodhpur the epitome of all the romance and feudal splendour of Rajasthan. Arrive at the boutique hotel Raas.

  • Day 07 – Explore the Antiquities of the City of Jodhpur

    Today, you will proceed to Jodhpur the epitome of all the romance and feudal splendour of Rajasthan. Arrive at the boutique hotel Raas.

  • Day 08 – Journey to the Feudal Hamlet of Deogarh via Ranakpur

    This morning, drive to the charming hamlet of Deogarh en route stopping at Ranakpur for lunch and to visit the exceptionally beautiful Jain Temples.

  • Day 09 – Explore the Antiquities of Deogarh

    Explore the intricate mosaic of Rural and Royal Deogarh - her colourful villages and understand the ancient bonding of the feudal lords with their subjects. Unravel the treasure and view the private Vintage Car Collection with one of the members of the feudal family (subject to availability) followed by a village walk. In the evening, indulge in a culinary experience of the Royals. Flavour the Mewari cuisine as you enjoy cooking demonstration and dinner typical to the resident feudal family.

  • Day 10 – Journey to the City Of Mewar-Udaipur

    Today your journey continues to next antiquity city of Udaipur. Following arrival into the city, the rest of the day is at leisure to relax in the Royal comfort of your Palace Hotel, the Taj Lake Palace. Later today, walk through a bygone era of this Royal palace as you enjoy a glass of sparkling wine.

  • Day 11 – Explore the Antiquities of the City of Udaipur

    The day will bring alive the splendour and extravagance of the Royal House of Mewar. Step back in time when you visit the magnificent City Palace and walk through the old city, exploring the winding lanes and bustling bazaars of the magical city of Udaipur. Also visit, Arts & Frames, an art gallery dedicated to modern, contemporary and traditional art. In the evening, enjoy the Royal moments as you indulge in a fine dining experience later tonight.

  • Day 12 – Journey to the Cosmopolitan City of Delhi

    Today, your journey continues as you fly to the departure city of Delhi.

  • Day 13 – Bid Farewell to India - Splendour of Royal Antiquities

    A Cox and Kings Representative will meet you at the hotel lobby and transfer you to the airport for your flight to your onward destination, bid adieu to the Royal Treasures of Royal India.