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Excursion To Chand Baori Abhaneri Stepwell & Bhangarh Fort with Monkey Temple

This is an Day Trip To Experience Haunted Destination Chand Baori Abhaneri stepwell & Bhangarh Fort with Monkey Temple Visit From Jaipur with Private Air-Conditioned Car and Driver to explore World Famous Haunted Destination near Jaipur . Trip starts in Morning by Pickup at any Jaipur Location and ends at any Jaipur Location after an day excursion to Chand Baori Stepwell & Bhangarh Fort .& Monkey Temple  Know about places you will be visiting :  Destination 1 :   Bhangarh Fort  The Bhangarh Fort located on the border of the Sariska Reserve in the Aravali range of hills in Alwar district of Rajasthan. The nearest village is Gola ka Baas. The fort is situated at the foot of the hills on sloping terrain. The ruins of the King’s palace are located on the lower slope of the hills; trees surround the pond area and a natural stream falls into the pond within the premises of the palace.The fort is located 235 kilometers (146 mi) from Delhi and 90 Kms From Jaipur and the approach to the entrance gate of the fort in the last 2 kilometres (1.2 mi) stretch of the road is an unpaved road. The fort is 20 miles (32 km) from Thana Ghazi.Destination 2 : Chand Baori Abhaneri stepwell Abhaneri is a village in the Dausa district of Rajasthan state in India. It is situated at a distance of 95 km from Jaipur, on the Jaipur-Agra road. Abhaneri was originally named Abha Nagri, which means "city of brightness," but due to mispronunciation, the name was changed. The city is now in ruins, but it attracts tourists from across the globe. It is located opposite Harshat Mata Temple and was constructed in AD 800. Chand Baori consists of 3,500 narrow steps over 13 stories. It extends approximately 30 m (100 ft) into the ground making it one of the deepest and largest step-wells in India.Chand Baori has been used as a filming location for a number of films such as Bhoomi, The Fall, Bhool Bhulaiyaa, The Dark Knight Rises and Best Exotic Marigold Hotel.Monkey Temple → The temple complex of Ramgopalji temple is colloquially known as Monkey temple (Galwar Bagh) in travel literature, due to the large tribe of monkeys who live here in the temples, which have been largely abandoned and only partially restored. You will be experiencing Above Destination and return back to Jaipur in the Evening after day long Excursion .

$280 Multi-day & Extended Tours

Experience Short Trip Jaipur - Mandawa 02 Nights - 03 Days With Transportation

At TripAdvisor / Viator , we offer an impressive 2 nights and 3 days Jaipur and Mandawa Short Multi Day Trip. Our Tour will take you to the city of Historical Importance and love where you can a wonderful holiday of your life I.e Jaipur and Mandawa.  Day 01: Jaipur - Mandawa (184 Kms)Drive to Bikaner early in the morning. On arrival at Bikaner, check-in at the hotel. Rest of the day is free to explore the place. (Plan Mandawa Hotel On your Own Choice at Your Own Expense Within any Location in Mandawa)Day 02: MandawaAfter breakfast, we will visit Mandawa Fort, Thakurji Temple and Havelis of Mandawa.Mandawa Fort is counted among the most beautiful forts in Rajasthan. It reflects the royalty, magnificence and splendour of the bygone period. The Mandawa fort has painted archways that are decorated with interesting forms of paintings of Lord Krishna along with his cowherds.The Thakurji Temple is a beautiful temple of Mandawa devoted to Lord Krishna. Decorated with breathtaking paintings, images, patterns and archways, the temple is worth a visit.Havelis - There are many havelis in Mandawa. The Binsidhar Newatia Haveli is one of the famous haveli known for its curious paintings. Inside the haveli, there are many beautiful and lively paintings. The Gulab Rai Ladia Haveli is another haveli famous for its ruins erotic images. Other havelis are Goenka Double Haveli, Murmuria Haveli and Jhunjhunwala Haveli.(Plan Mandawa Hotel On your Own Choice at Your Own Expense Within any Location in Mandawa)Day 03: Mandawa - Jaipur (184 Kms)In the morning after breakfast at your Own Planned Hotel , we will drive back to Jaipur. On arrival at Jaipur, we will transfer you to your desired location (Airport Drop / Railway Drop / Hotel Drop ) 

$236 Outdoor Activities

Thar Desert Camel Safari with Folk Music and Overnight Camping

You will be picked up from your hotel in the afternoon and be driven by private car to Raiser. This small village is located about 12 miles from Bikaner city.Upon arrival you will mount a camel and take a ride into the Thar desert. You will also learn about the rural lifestyle and life of villagers in this challenging environment. Camels, just like horses have been domesticated by humans and serviced them in various capacities since time untold. Enjoy this ancient transport as your guide familiarizes you with the rich desert environment these animals are so suited to.Following your will like a themed Rajasthani dinner along with Folk Musicians who entertain with their different types of local folk music instruments.This tented accommodation for the night are comfortable and include washrooms with 24 Hrs water supply.Breakfast is included the next morning and once finished you will be taken back to your city center hotel in Bikaner.

$119 Outdoor Activities

Thar Desert Camel Safari with Themed Dinner and Folk Music

You will be picked up from your hotel in the afternoon and be driven by private car to Raiser. This small village is located about 12 miles from Bikaner city.Upon arrival you will mount a camel and take a ride into the Thar desert. You will also learn about the rural lifestyle and life of villagers in the surrounding environment. Camels, just like horses have been domesticated by humans and serviced them in various capacities since time untold. Enjoy this ancient transport as your guide familiarizes you with the rich desert environment these animals are so suited to.Following the camel excursion enjoy a themed Rajasthani dinner along with Folk Musicians who entertain with their different types of local folk music instruments.You may catch a beautiful sunset before your excursion concludes and you will be driven back to your hotel within the city center.

$62 Cultural & Theme Tours

Private Full Day Bikaner City Tour with Lunch

In the morning, you will be escorted from your hotel in a private air conditioned vehicle for full day sightseeing tour of Bikaner. Visit the famous Karni Mata Temple, also known as the Temple of Rats. Situated at Deshnoke, the famous temple was built in honor of Mata Karni and famous for thousands of black rats living there. According to legends, Karni Mata’s stepson drowned in a pool, while attempting to drink water from it. Karni Mata prayed to the god of death Yama, who permitted all of Karni Mata’s male children to be reincarnated as rats.Afterwards, you will be driven towards Junagarh Fort, a magnificent structure built in 1588 AD by Raja Rai Singh. The fort complex comprises a plethora of palaces, built by different rulers who ruled over the centuries. Moreover, the precincts are adorned with temples and pavilions, each of which depict the composite culture perfectly manifested in the architecture styles. Then, get ready for a heritage walk tour at the Lalgarh Palace, an exemplar in itself with all the charm and splendor of the royal age. Get to know about the history of the Palace, part of which is also converted into a heritage hotel to accommodate visitors looking forward to treat themselves to a royal style accommodation.As the tour comes to end, you will then visit the National Research Center on Camels. An illustrious point of interest in Bikaner, the center introduces tourists to the various breeds of camels and their habitat. The center is also home to a camel museum, dedicated to the “Sheep of the Desert”. You can also find an ice cream parlor within the center that sells value added camel milk products like ice-cream and hot & cold beverages.After the completion of the tour, you will be dropped back at your hotel. 

$40 Day Trips & Excursions

Small-Group Tour: Golden Palaces and Bustling Bazaars in Bikaner

At 9:00AM get together at Gallops Restaurant, opposite Junagarh Fort in Bikaner, where you will meet your local guide and leave for an exceptional day around Bikaner. This beautiful desert city of Rajasthan houses some of India’s finest forts and havelis and is visited by travelers from across the globe. In the company of your guide, head to the stunning Junagarh Fort, known to the world for its exquisite architecture and style. The fort was built in 15th century and houses some of Rajasthan’s most beautiful palaces, such as Anup Mahal, Sujan Mahal, Gaj Mandir Mahal, Badal Mahal and Karan Mahal. Learn more about Daulat Pol, a distinctive gate conserving the hand prints of Rajput women who practiced Sati for the honor of their husbands killed in the war. Ask your guide about the ancient rituals and Rajput heritage. From here board a Tuk Tuk and proceed to visit the Jain Bhandasar Temple. Dedicated to Sumatinath, the fifth Jain Tirthankar, the temple is built of red sandstone and white marble imported from Jaisalmer city. Understand the significance of Jain temples and how rich merchants of Bikaner followed the religion with utmost faith and dedication. Proceed to the Lakshminath Temple, constructed during the reign of Rao Lunkaran, housing the statues of God Vishnu and Goddess Lakshmi. Listen as your guide explains how the marvelous temple has received unwavering devotion of countless people through the last four and half centuries. Head to the bustling streets of Bikaner and stroll through its rich bazaars and take in the vibrant Rajput culture. Walk past the majestic red sandstone havelis and explore the royal legend of Bikaner. See the intricately carved Jharokhas on the outside and golden paintings and artifacts on the inside of the Havelis of Bikaner telling a royal tale of their own. Visit the Rampuria Haveli, amongst Bikaner’s most famed monuments, that has been converted into a heritage hotel. Have traditional Rajasthani lunch here and a wonderful day comes to a happy end. Tour will be concluded at Rampuria haveli in Bikaner.