Wednesday, December 2, 2009

Trip to Jodhpur,Jaisalmer and Jaipur

First of all thanks to Naveen for righting this wonderful blog which i have now copied.Original version can be found here.
Members: Aakash Bhadani, Naveen Goyal, Saksham Nagar, Sidharth Garg
All PGDM students of IMT, Ghaziabad
Duration of Trip: From 1600 HRS 23rd Jan TO 0730 HRS 28th Jan
Cost per person: Rs 3300

Day 0
We left IMT, Ghaziabad at 4 O'clock in the evening. We decided to have our evening snacks cum dinner at Chandni Chowk . We went to 'Babu Ram Paratha Wala' at famous Paratha Wali Gali. There we had eight paratha's of three different stuffing's(paneer, aalu, matar).Paratha's were bit costly, ranging from Rs 20 to Rs 35 per piece. Then we had Jalebi, Aalo Tikki and Dahi Bhala at different shops in Chandni Chowk. I purchased one book for my brother from Nai Sadak and couriered it to home.After that we took rickshaw for Old Delhi Railway Station. From there we board 'Mandor Express' for Jodhpur at 2045 HRS. Train left at right time. In train we played 'Kot Pees', and I was declared undisputed looser. We slept at around midnight.

Day 1 (Jodhpur-24 Jan 2009)
We reach ‘Jodhpur’ early morning around 8 AM. Mind you jodhpur station was really beautiful nad we took some photos over there. From Station after some negotiation with rickshaw wala we decided to go for Mehrangarh Fort.
We thought we will have breakfast in or near fort but there was no place to eat in the vicinity of Fort. Though there is one costly restaurant inside fort, we choose to skip breakfast. From fort we can have a clear view of the whole city "The Blue City" . We also visited Jaswant Thada, adjacent to fort. There is a small lake and some structure. We preferred to sit beside lake. I was throwing stones in the lake.

Then we went to the market near Clock Tower. We had kachori and shri khand at Mishrilal Misthan Bhandar. Also we took some chips while leaving. We must say that was a good local place to eat. Mishrilal Misthan Bhandar is more than 50 years old.After filling our stomach, we left for Umaid Bhavan Palace.
This is a very big palace which has three sections. One section is a 5 star hotel operated by Taj Group. King lives in another section. One section is open to visitors, that has some vintage cars, model of fort and some history of the king's family. Overall experience was ok kind off. Not a worth place to visit unless you are guest of king or Taj hotel.From palace, we took an auto for Mandore Park for Rs80. After stepping down from auto we had lemon soda and some peanuts. This was the most boring place in our trip. Park is too old and not maintained properly. After just half an hour we came out of it and were thinking of going somewhere else. We decided to go to Kailana Lake by Bus No.7, which will leave us to pratap nagar. The bus journey was really fantastic. It was approx 1 hour long journey and we saw almost whole of the city sitting in the bus. We enjoyed boating at Kailana Lake.

We left for Bombay Motor house to book bus tickets for Jaisalmer. It costs us Rs240 each for sleeper bus. Nearby, we had dinner at hotel krishna. Then left for Cafe Coffee Day to pass time as bus was to begin journey after one and a half hour. We ordered coffee one by one at CCD and i was the first one to start. Aakash didn't took coffee. At 1030pm our bus started. We slept in our sleeper seats. Good night!

Day 2 (Jaisalmer-Khuri-25 Jan 2009)It was early morning when we reached Jaisalmer. At bus stand we had a very good "hot malaiwala milk" and then we moved into a lodge to get fresh. Lodge cost us Rs 200 for three hours. In jaisalmer, we visited Fort (we didn't liked it), Patwon-Ji-Ki-Haveli (Much much better than fort) and Godsisar Lake (nice place to visit in morning or evening). Aakash forgot his bag at some place in Godsisar Lake, but thank god we were able to find that.Then at noon we were headed for the best part of our trip, Khuri village, located at a distance of 42 kilometers from the main Jaisalmer City. A bus from jaisalmer took about one and a half hour to reach khuri. During bus journey we came across hundreds of wind mills. We had a booking at BADAL GUEST HOUSE, operated by Badal Singh (a very nice person). If you ever plan to visit this place then you must stay at Badal guest house, and i am sure you will definitely thank me.
Four friends, Four camels and Four camel owners went far inside the desert, where one finds nothing but yellow yellow sand and blue blue sky. The last village we find on our way was "Neem Ki Dhani", where kids were playing and their eyes were saying it all... visit and feel...We played with goats, Saksham and I jumped in sand, Aakash too tried that but lost his spectacles and Naveen just lay down dreaming .Camel owners were busy preparing dinner for us, at a place in the middle of nowhere.

Never saw so many stars in the sky before. The place where we slept was in between sand dunes, no tents only bedding. It was a cold night. I was having some horror dreams.

That night made our trip a memorable one for the whole of our lives.

Day 3 (Khuri-Jaisalmer-26 jan 2009)
Happy Republic Day

Ratan Singh and friends prepared breakfast for us, after having it we left that place with lot of memories.
One day at khuri cost us Rs 500 each that included all meals and three hours camel ride, fees of camel owners, mineral water, all bedding and a memorable experience.While going back to Jaisalmer, we sat on the roof of the bus along with three foreigners. We greeted everyone we came across on our way by saying "Ram Ram". It was a wonderful ride. After coming to station at Jaisalmer we was having some spare hours so I and Naveen went out to buy some ‘namkeen’ and mithai. We then took a train to Jaipur.

Day 4 (Jaipur-27 Jan 2009)
Early morning we reached to Jaipur railway station.

A car was there to receive( Naveen Courtesy), which took us to his uncle's house. We slept for two hours and then took a nice shower after many days. Aunt served us very tasty breakfast and then taxi took us to Jaipur tour.
We went to Amber Fort, City Palace, Birla Planetarium. We left for Choki Dhani in the evening which was a great disappointment for all of us. We didn't liked the food at Choki Dhani and the place didn't met our expectations. At 11:30 PM we took a bus for Delhi. Reached IMT at 7:30 AM.

Thanks for reading my blog . Feel free to write for any esquires.


  1. Great post! Awesome pictures as well. Just looking at the photos that you have posted here I am sure that you had a great time and wonderful experience in India. It's indeed a beautiful place to visit, right?

  2. Book Jaipur hotels online with MakeMyTrip. Luxury hotels in Jaipur are available at budget rates. Hotel bookings in Jaipur at budget prices. Best deals on star hotels, economical hotels and online reservation of Jaipur hotel rooms

  3. Goa Honeymoon PackagesJuly 12, 2010 at 10:31 PM

    This comment has been removed by a blog administrator.

  4. Dude..... can u please post Badal singh's contact details or help me how did you book his place !!!

    It will be much appreciated..


  5. Hi


    This is his contact number which we had used 1.5 year ago..should be working now also..just check

  6. hieeeeee really nice information on your BlogSpot of Best Cheapest Tour Packages in India really Thanks For brilliant article

  7. This comment has been removed by the author.

  8. You blog is eye-catching. I get pleasure from it. Thanks for sharing this beautiful piece of writing with me.
    best resort in jaipur

  9. Thanks for sharing your Jaipur, Jodhpur and Jaisalmer trip experience. The pink city has plenty of tourist attractions to explore.
    And for accommodation Golden Hotel Jaipur is the right choice for budget tourists.

  10. Hello Sir/Mam wanna to discuss with you for blog posting my content if you are interested so please contact me in my mail .

    If you are interested so please contact me in my email address.

    Thanks Regard
    Saras Srivastava

  11. Thanks for online sharing Rajasthan tour package I’m glad to your whole dada about rajasthan and all knowledgeable of destination have read all information another cause to see Rajasthan will be their completely safeguarded, prosperous hobby historical past. Your Rajasthan state is often a treasure-trove of the best with Indian handicrafts that draws in visitors from around the globe. It is possible to shop for fantastic textiles with beautiful images, treasured as well as partially treasured gems, Kundan as well as Minakari (enameling with silver as well as silver) diamond, embroidered leather-based shoes or perhaps 'juttis', azure pottery, tiny pictures, carpeting and rugs, blankets, stunning trinkets… all exclusive to the state.

  12. Hi,
    Rajasthan,great place to vist.Personally Jaisalmer is on the top of the list since there are a lot of places to visit in jaisalmer like forts, Havelis, galleries etc.
    I had a nice time there.

  13. This is the top place to holiday in jaipur, This Jaipur Luxury Hotels is located at a decent area with incredible scenic outlook. The entire staff is exceptionally agreeable and helping. The restaurant is extremely all around composed and food is tasty, the rooms are great. I cherish this resort.

  14. wow very good Awesome blog and pics with nice informations - tempo traveller on rent, tempo traveller hire in delhi, my tempo traveller, india tours, tempo traveller on rent at cheap and best price..

  15. Great article, All Rajasthan cities- jaipur, Jaisalmer, Jodhpur, Udaipur are beautiful and royal in its culture.
    Everyone must take Golden Triangle Tour 4 Days and explore the heritage of the rajasthan.

  16. Awesome data about the jaselmer i think one time we ought to visit the jaselmer

    Desert Camps In Rajasthan
    Jaisalmer Desert Camp Packages
    Luxury Tent Resort In Jaisalmer

  17. picnic spot near delhi Great post you are shared i like it man........

  18. botanix nature resort Good post shared i like man doing good job.......

  19. Wow, what a beautiful place . nice blog with all information neeeded ! thank you rajasthan tour packages


  20. We offer Car Rentals and Bookings from Jaipur, New Delhi, Agra and / to other tourist destinations in Rajasthan. Vehicles available in our fleet are Indica, Indigo, Tata Manza, Ambassador, Innova and other medium Coaches.

  21. I like the idea of booking a hotel online. Having a game plan for this kind of thing before I arrive is the best. It makes me more relaxed. hotels in jaisalmer

  22. Hi.
    Very Beautiful Images, Great & Thanks For This Lovely And Colorful Share :)Great advise and Guide.Thank you so much for sharing the details of every travel place you visited, Golden Triangle Package

  23. Thank you Friend for sharing this information with us. Places to Visit in Udaipur

  24. Brilliant information on your BlogSpot about Rajasthan and all Destinations online Rajasthan land of king rajasthan despite the fact that its color-charged places throb with the crowds and chaos of growing India, the treasures of the past hold delight of place at heart and spirit There's superb Mehrangarh looming large over sea-blue Jodhpur, the unbelievable sandcastle at Jaisalmer, the palaces of Udaipur, Pushkar's reverent yet carnival attraction, the storybook desire of Bundi and the decorated havelis (ornately furnished residences) spread through Shekhawati. Rajasthanis are appropriately proud of their wealthy and turbulent history and which recognizable appreciation of the economy's dependency on tourism click Rajasthan tour packages and if you want get more enjoy with you family you can visit to India Tour packages

  25. Nice and brilliant blogs on bloggers about the #Rajasthantourpackages Express enfolds in its lap a diverse kaleidoscope of dynamics which range from gleaming sands to tough amounts to good-looking scenery. It really is this charisma of aspect that delighted the royal dynasties of the bygone period who additional a resplendent feel to their state by building a few of the most luxurious palaces, formidable forts, ornamental backyards, beautiful temples and colorful havelis - every and architectural masterpiece. Following that emerged some very nice stories of heroism and love still echoing in the gold landmarks that dot the inclusive status of Rajasthan.
    Rajasthan Tour packages
    India tour packages

  26. I’m thankful to read your article online published on Google connected on blogs post about the wonderfully achievement destination like king of Rajasthan, green valley covered to mountain Kashmir and Kerala covered to snow falling shimla, which are attractive place for tourist parts of unbelievable India? India famous for traditional custom and simplicity a large number of tourists come to India for watching accepted natural beauty of India.
    Rajasthan tour packages
    India tour packages

  27. Brilliant article of Rajasthan tour packages thanks for share online your information I loved all details
    Rajasthan is a land of great monarchs whose experiences of enjoyment and courage are untold. Through this head to package unveiled by brilliant Rajasthan, you can explore the historical luxury of royal Rajasthan when you are offered trips to the many forts, landscapes, lakes and Temples of Rajasthan. The travel plans of Rajasthan organize the trips in a manner that one could benefit from the journey with calmness and not pretty quickly. It offers the major towns of Rajasthan, that have been very regal before as today. The head to includes travel to Jaipur, Bikaner, Jaisalmer, Jodhpur, and Udaipur. Indulge yourself in the bygone age as you find the royal history of Golden Land- Rajasthan.

    Rajasthan tour packages

    India tour packages

  28. Your post is very nice.. jaipur, jodhpur and Jaisalmer are the most popular tourist attraction of Rajasthan. Rjasthan is the perfect place if you want to visit heritage place and want to see the royal palace. Nice blog..Resorts in Jaipur

  29. My favorite Destination so far. This blog has an amazing information about the destination. The posts and blogs are very unique. Thank you so much for sharing the details of every travel place you have visited.There is a very popular Travel Agency in Delhi, India by the name of ghumindiaghum they have all current and latest information about different destinations.

  30. Amazing experience you shared of yout trip. Jodhpur is beautiful city of rajasthan and Golden triangle tour with Jodhpur is one of the best option to experience heritage and cultural things of india.

  31. As Jodhpur is essentially close to the Thar Desert, it is best to visit the fascination amid winter particularly between the periods of October and March.
    cruise services in andaman islands

    Best sightseeing in andaman islands

  32. superb post, we enjoyed each and everything as per written in your post. Thank you for this article because it’s really informative, I love reading your blog and I hope that I will read some more about this stuff, it’s really informative and very entertaining. Thanks a lot and have a great day.
    Ghum India Ghum
    Travel Agency in Delhi
    tour operator in Delhi

  33. Rajasthan tourism is a classic journey to the glorious past of India's rich heritage and royal grandeurs.

  34. The post is really awesome and entertaining. It kept my eyes glued to it. It has become my favorite pastime reading to your posts. Thanks for the information you have provided in your blog as it proved to be very helpful for me in start writing my own blogs you have provided in this blog as it proved to be very helpful to me
    for more info visit : Jaipur Tour Packages

  35. Blogs are very good way of exchanging the information and I love to read post and sometime some blogs give me so much of knowledge and this is one kind of those blogs.
    for more info visit : Desert Camp in Jaisalmer

  36. Your blog is very informative and to the point. Being a traveller blogger i find you have very good writing sense due to which you explain details about any destination perfectly, Your blog is like books of Lonely planet for various destination. Keep it up your meaningful writing.
    I recently returned from an Amazing Indian Golden Triangle tour which was arranged by Ghum India Ghum, travel agent in Delhi, you can tie up with them if you want.

  37. Taj Mahal Private Tours is one of the prominent and proficient Tour Operators in Agra, Uttar Pradesh. We offer wide variety of travel related services to our clients in the most appropriate manner. Clients can avail services such Ticketing Services, Rail Ticketing Services, Hotel Booking Services and Car & Coach Rentals. We also organize the best “Same Day Tours” for our clients at affordable rates. Moreover, we provide our services as an efficient Event Organizer, and we specialize in arranging events for our clients.
    Agra Full Day Tour
    Same Day Agra Tour
    Know More Visit Our Website:

    Email :

    Mobile : +91 - 7417593474

  38. HELLO Admin
    Happy to Read this Beautiful post and article. Thank you so much for sharing this post.
    Golden Triangle Tour 4 Days
    Golden Triangle Tour 6 Days
    Delhi Agra Jaipur Udaipur Tour
    One Day Agra Tour by Train
    Same Day Tour Package by Car

    Mobile: +91 - 9837236920, 9368745567

  39. Special Holiday is Wholesale Tour Operator in India, recipient of National Tourism Award presented by H.E The President of India, International Quality Award from Europe & also World Travel Brand Award, to name few. We have our own transport fleet and offer most attractive deals for tour packages, hotels and car rentals.

    Get best deals on India tour packages at Book India holiday packages or customize your itinerary to plan your trip. Enquire us for more offers. For Holiday Booking Call us on +91 - 9810356126 /

  40. Thanks for sharing such kind of important and valuable information. Keep posting this kind of travel related blogs with wide variety of knowledge. We really appreciate all of your efforts. Kindly contact Ghum India Ghum for the best domestic as well as international holidays deals. One of the leading travel Agency in Delhi .
    travel Agents in Delhi

  41. I glad to read your helpful post. Thank you so much for sharing a great post and informative also. Loved this post. Golden Triangle tour is one of the best tour package because it cover three main cities of India, Golden Triangle Tour 4 Days at very cheapest price.