Ride Overview - India Luxury Ride
An incredible equestrian vacation in India! You will feel part of this incredible, colorful country and its friendly people as you ride through the Rajasthan region and discover the beautiful palaces and forts of Jaipur. Your purebred Marwari horses will carry you across Rajasthan’s technicolor countryside. Even the cows’ horns are red, yellow, pink, green, orange, purple and blue! Your trails will cross sparse deserts and craggy hills dotted with snooty camels, wandering cows and trundling bullock carts You will feel transported back in time as you mingle with the local villagers and tribal nomads. Then you will have 3 non-riding days to explore Jaipur. Some of the fabulous things you will see are the City Palace and Observatory, the Amber Palace, the Amber Fort, elephant bathing, the Old City and the Monkey Temple Vis. Your accommodations include 3 nights in a 5* castle hotel, 3 nights in a 4* castle hotel in Jaipur and 1 night in luxury tents. While camping, you will be served gourmet sit-down meals in the middle of the wilderness.
Ride Itinerary - India Luxury Ride
You will be transferred from the Jaipur Airport to lunch in Jaipur. Then you will be driven to your castle hotel which was built in 1755 AD in a township that served as a trading outpost for ancient caravan routes from China to the Middle East. Your afternoon is free to rest and explore. You will meet your guide and fellow riders at dinner in the castle.
After breakfast in the castle, you will meet your horse. In the afternoon, you will have free time to explore the area. NYE party and dinner will be enjoyed at the castle.
Today, you will begin your riding safari. Your trails will cross the diverse Rajasthan countryside. Along the way, you will see the native wildlife. Your day ends at the luxury camp. Dinner will be served under the stars followed by traditional music sung around the campfire.
You will ride continues countryside. You will return to the castle for dinner.
You will be driven back to Jaipur. An exclusive traditional dinner at Castle Kanota is planned. The 19th-century castle is one of the best heritage hotels in Jaipur and is known for old-world charm and warm Rajputana hospitality. Lodging will be in the Madawa group of hotels.
This a non-riding day to visit the City Palace and Observatory and Old City. Along the way, you will have lunch at the Samode Haveli. A unique dinner is planned at Spice Court. Accommodation is in the Jaipur in the Madawa Group of Hotels
After breakfast in the hotel, you will visit the Amber Palace and Fort. Dinner and lodging will be in the Madawa Group of Hotel.
After breakfast, you will be transferred to the Jaipur Airport.
Ride Details - India Luxury Ride
Dates: Saturday – Saturday, October 6th – 13th
Best Months: September – March
Riding Days: 5
Daily Riding Hours: 6
Riding Ability: INTERMEDIATE – able to walk, trot and canter with control in open spaces.
Visa: is required.
Vaccinations: typhoid, Japanese encephalitis, hepatitis A, hepatitis B, rabies, polio, measles, mumps and rubella (MMR) and influenza.
Saddle: low western
Weight Limit: 210 lbs/95 kg
Group Size: 2 – 15
Hotel: 5* Manduwa Group, 4* Konata Castle, luxury tent with proper bathrooms and very comfortable beds with adequate blankets. Solar lights are used instead of electricity.
Non-riding activities: camel rides, hot air balloon, vintage car rides, bird watching, walking, archery, dune sledging, ATV Ride, star gazing cycling, air rifle shooting range
*Price: $5,445.00 per person, double occupancy $500.00 single supplement
*Price will fluctuate with the USD/GBP exchange rate and will be fixed at your final payment.
Includes: 7 nights lodging (3 nights Jaipur accommodation, 3 nights accommodation at a castle hotel, 1-night accommodation in safari tents, English speaking guide, all meals, 3 days guided riding, horse, tack, guide, entrance to City Palace and Observatory visit, Amber Palace and Fort Experience, elephant bathing
Not Included: airfare
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