Arrive at Udaipur in the morning. Take in the picturesque landscapes of this “City of Lakes” before departing for your morning tour. Visit Udaipur’s City Palace, which is the largest complex of palaces in Rajasthan and is home to intricately designed architecture and a Crystal Gallery.
Take a ferry ride across Lake Pichola before arriving in Jagmandir. This 17th Century palace is located on an island and provides the perfect setting for a luxurious lunch. After lunch return to the Deccan Odyssey where you can rest before your afternoon tour.
In the afternoon immerse yourself in Udaipur’s atmosphere with a walking tour of the Old Town. Visit a market and pick up gifts and souvenirs such as puppets, cloth lanterns, jewellery, pottery and sculptures.
Enjoy the luxury amenities of the Deccan Odyssey in the morning before departing for your tour after lunch. Arrive in Aurangabad before enjoying a drive through the beautiful scenery of the area on the way to the Ellora Caves.
This is a fascinating UNESCO World Heritage Site boasting 34 shrines to Buddha cut from the rock and Jain and Hindu art dating back to the 4th Century. Widely considered the best example of cave temple architecture in India take in the cultural differences between Buddhist caves in the south, Hindu caves in the centre and Jain caves in the north.