Highlights of the Tour : Horse Riding,
Horses - Marwari or half bred, the ears have pointed tips which meets, more
spirited then pure bred European horses. Sturdy and suitable for cross
country riding, some horses are trained to tolt. Deep seat giving
Places Covered : Shekhawati / Godvad
Duration : 02 Nights / 03 Days
A 3 Day tours, Horse Safari Tour recreates the age old charm of horseback
travel. Let your senses sway to the romance of the desert as you pass forts,
palaces and historical landmarks. Gallop on the deserts, plains, canter
through the hills or just get off and trek along. Ride along the Aravalli
ranges through wildlife reserves coming out into open farm lands, ride past
lakes, temples, tribal villages and up-through mountain tracks. Spend
evenings in castles or camps and swing to the folk dances or just warm up
close to the fire.
Horse Safari charges, English speaking trail boss and one or two grooms
ride along on extra horses, one groom for two to three horses is provided
for grooming, feeding and watering also saddling and unsaddling every day,
4WD Jeep with refreshment and Soft drinks, First Aid will meet the riders at
Shopping and other meals apart from breakfast, lunch and dinner.
Transportation : Transport arrangements by
Air Conditioned Car and Horse.
Accommodation : Accommodation on twin
sharing basis, stay as special guest in Forts and Palaces.
Namaste - We welcome you with folded hands
Day 1 : Horse Safari acorss Shekhawati
Explore on horse back Shekhawati, a region of strange, profound beauty.
While the terrain is barren, dry and hostile, the architecture and painting
of the local buildings possess a rich unparalleled in all India, with an
incredible number of mansions, palaces and cenotaphs decorated inside and
outside with detailed and vivid colourful murals. (During a day you ride
between 12 to 25 Kms)
Day 2 : Horse Safari acorss Godvad
Godvad region of Rajasthan is a rich fertile belt at the foothills of the
Aravallis. The region was an area of dispute between the state of Marwar
(Jodhpur) and Mewar (Udaipur) and was ruled by brave Rajput Chieftains.
During the tour you will be hosted by the descendants of those proud and
noble families. (During a day you ride between 12 to 25 Kms)
Overnight : At Forts, Palaces or Camps Day 3 : Departure
Transfer to airport or railway station for onward journey.
Horse Safari was a awesome experience. Exploring the desert of Shekhwati
region was thrilling. Despite much heat I enjoyed this trip very much.
--- John Southam (Canada), visited in
India is a beautiful country and the state of Rajasthan is very charming.
We are really thankful to Trinetra Tour which allowed us to appreciate many
facets of the people and land. Overall Horse Safari across the desert of
Shekhawati was exciting experience.
--- David Hexter (Australia), visited in
We had a fantastic holiday. Everyday was a different expierience for us. We
were very lucky that we visited India with Trinetra Tours, next time we
visit India again with Trinetra.
--- Clepper Segreto (New York), visited
in May 2007