Surrounded by the oldest mountain range in India, the Aravalli Hills, Ajmer is a spiritual gem of Rajasthan. The name of this city comes from a Sanskrit word, which means invincible mountain. With the Ajmer Sharif Dargah & Akbar’s Palace + Ana Sagar package you can take a break from the daily buzz of life and seek solace. This trip carefully planned by TravelOcat which takes you to Akbar’s Palace, the scenic Ana Sagar lake and the revered dargah of Moinuddin Chishti, all at the best prices backed with great service.
What is included in the tour
Accommodation in a well-appointed room
Meal as per Plan
All transfers and sightseeing as per the itinerary in an air-conditioned vehicle.
All Toll taxes, Parking & State Tax
What is NOT included in the tour
Anything not mentioned under ‘Package Inclusions’
All personal expenses, optional tours and extra meals
Camera fees, alcoholic/non-alcoholic beverages, mineral water and starters
Vehicle service on leisure days for sightseeing not included in the itinerary
Entrance fees at all monuments and museums mentioned in the itinerary
Day 1 – Delhi to Ajmer
Leave for Ajmer from Delhi ,on arrival in Ajmer from Delhi, drive to the hotel and check-in.
Ajmer is popular for antiques, colognes, silver jewellery, Rajasthani crafts, bandhani dupattas and Jodhpuri shoes. An exploration tour of the city is a good idea as it has a distinct cultural and historical charm. The authentic Rajasthani food joints in the city offer delectable local dishes.
Spend a leisurely day, and in the evening enjoy an overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 2 – Sightseeing in Ajmer
Today visit the Dargah of Khwaja Saheb, dedicated to the Sufi saint, Hazrat Khwaja Moinuddin Chishti. It is said that those, who pray here with pure faith and loyalty, find true happiness. Pilgrims also come to this dargah to seek the blessing of Khwaja Baba to fulfil their wishes.
Post the visit to the dargah, head to Akbar’s Palace, which was built in AD 1570. This royal palace served as a pleasure retreat to Akbar when he came on administrative visits to Ajmer. The proficient sculpting of stone and ornate rooms of the palace bear the influence of the Mughal architecture. This palace also has a Government museum, housing a collection of old weapons, rock inscriptions, stone sculptures, and miniature paintings dating back to the 8th century.
Later in the evening, explore the serene Ana Sagar Lake where the striking sunset enchants visitors. Bordered by pavilions and vibrant gardens, this lake is an ideal spot for a photo shoot.
After sightseeing, retreat to the hotel and rest.
Day 3 – Ajmer to Delhi
Check out from the hotel, return to Delhi.