Hi Steven, yes that sounds like a good idea - will keep you posted! :-)
Hi Vikas so the tour I am looking at is with STA travel for £699:
Orientation walks in Old Delhi, Bikaner, Jaisalmer, Jodhpur, Udaipur, Pushkar and Jaipur, overnight camel safari Bikaner, Sunrise at Savitri temple in Pushkar, River Ganges boat trip at sunrise and sunset (including candle flower ceremony)
1 breakfast, 1 lunch, 1 dinner. (Allow USD350-400 for meals not included.)
Hotels (15 nts), sleeper train (3 nts), camping (1 nt)
Train, metro, local bus, charter bus, rickshaw, small riverboat, camel
Chief Experience Officer (CEO) throughout.
Small group experience; Max 16, avg 10.
Day 1 Delhi
Arrive at any time.
Day 2 Delhi
Orientation walk in Old Delhi. Overnight train to Bikaner.
Day 3-4 Bikaner (1B,1L,1D)
Enjoy a camel safari then camp overnight in the desert. Orientation walk of the Bikaner markets and old city.
Day 5-6 Jaisalmer
Orientation walk around Jaisalmer, then time to explore and check out its ancient yet still-inhabited fort.
Day 7 Jodhpur
Orientation walk of Jodhpur, then opt to visit the Mehrangarh Fort.
Day 8-9 Udaipur
Orientation walk of the old city. Opt to visit the City Palace and take in evening performance at Bagore Ki Haveli.
Day 10-11 Pushkar
Orientation walk upon arrival in Pushkar. Optional tour of the world’s only temple to the Hindu god of creation, Brahma.
Day 12-13 Jaipur
Opt to visit Hawa Mahal and Amber Fort after your orientation walk around town.
Day 14-15 Agra
Optional visit to the Taj Mahal.
Day 16-18 Varanasi
Cruise the Ganges River by boat at sunrise and sunset and enjoy a candle flower ceremony. Overnight train back to Delhi.
Day 19 Delhi
Free time to explore Delhi.
Day 20 Delhi
Depart at any time.
What do you think??
Many thanks, Sarah :-)