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Day 05 - SUNDAY: JAISALMER: Oasis in desert
Arrive By: 0915 Hrs
Depart At : 2345 Hrs

Who would have dreamt in middle of such a vast Thar Desert & a hostile terrain -exists an oasis town of Jaisalmer,straight out of an Arabian Nights fable. At 0930 Hrs,proceed for walk through the 12th century built living Golden Fort complex,standing at a height of hundred meters over jaisalmer town The fort offers 99 bastions & is a splendid sight in the afternoon sun. The fort is entered through a forbidding series of massive gates leading to a large courtyard Visit Patwon ki Haveli,one of the largest and most elaborate mansion houses .-which is five storeys high & extensively carved. Nearby is located a group of 15th century built Jain Temples,which are beautifully carved & have a library hosting some of the oldest manuscripts of India. Return to train for Lunch & rest. At 1630 Hrs proceed for excursion to Sam sand Dunes for Camel joy ride & sunset photo shoot opportunity Later enjoy Cultural Program & Dinner Night return to train & depart.


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Day 06 - MONDAY: JODHPUR: Heart of Marwar
Arrive By: 0700 Hrs
Depart At : 1530 Hrs

Set at the edge of the Thar Desert, the imperial town of Jodhpur ,was founded in 15th century & echoes with tales of antiquity. At 0830 Hrs proceed for sightseeing of 15th century built Mehrangarh Fort complex ,atop a rocky hill which soars 125 Mts. above Jodhpur town The Palace complex it is approached by a series of gateways set at an angle so that enemy armies could not charge,with any success. Once past the Fort gates, you have access to breath taking Palatial Apartments(Mahal) ,overlooking wide courtyards.Also visit the museum,having wide & impressive collection of Royal dresses & Medieval weapons. Nearby the Fort complex is located, late 19th century built Jaswant Thada,a cluster of royal cenotaphs in white marble. Lunch at Palace Hotel Return to train & depart

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