Immerse ourselves in the magical world of the Rajh, made of splendid palaces and impressive fortresses. In our photography tour in Rajasthan there will be plenty of opportunities to visit the major sites of historical and cultural interest, as well as the chaotic and colorful markets. So we will shooting in Jaipur, the capital of the region, famous for its bazaars and its spectacular monuments. Before returning to the capital we will visit the Taj Mahal and for those who want to continue to Varanasi, the Hindu city overlooking the Ganges, a place of worship and of thousand-year charm..
This itinerary is indicative, of the places that i usually visit in the photography tour of Rajasthan. Anyway before a trip, I often talk with the clients for any adjustment and variation.
1st day: Delhi .
2nd Day: Delhi / Jodhpur.
3rd Day: Jodhpur .
4th Day: Jodhpur / Udaipur.
5th Day: Udaipur.
6th Day: Udaipur/Pushkar.
7th Day: Pushkar.
8th Day: Pushkar /Jaipur.
9th Day: Jaipur .
10th Day: Jaipur/Fathepur Sikri/ Agra.
11th Day: Agra.
12th Day: Agra/Delhi .
For those who wish, can extend the journey to Varanasi, ancient Benares, a city of worship and pilgrimage.
We will center the visits in Old Delhi, in the great “red fortress” and the market area. After that, we will find historical, architectural wonders such as India Gate, Humayun’s tomb, Qutab Minar, and the Lotus Temple. Meanwhile we can taste the rich culinary cuisine of this area.
The second city of Rajasthan formed by princely palaces, forts and temples. The city is known as the “City of the Sun” for its bright and sunny weather throughout the year. It was founded by Rao Jodha, a chief of the Rathore clan, in 1459. Our photographic tour will focus on the small streets in the oldest part characterized by the blue color of the house and its life. Visited different enclaves such as the city market and its clock tower. Then we head to the fortress of Mehrangarh and Jaswant Thada.
Pushkar is one of the oldest pilgrimage sites of the Hindus, famous for having the only temple dedicated to Lord Brahma. We will visit the famous Brahma You Temple where you can take a sacred bath in Pushkar Lake to eliminate all your sins, such as scripts in Hindu mythology. Also the village is famous for the Camel Fair, the Pushkar Mela , maybe the most famous rajasthan festival where thousand of people coming to participated.
On the way to the city we visit Ranakpur known for some wonderful temples carved in amber stone. After, we going to Udaipur also known as the Venice of the East. We will include a visit to the city palace. and visits to the Jagdish temple, Sahelion Ki Bari, the Garden of the Maidens. We will enjoy a boat trip on Lake Pichola.
The Pink City, where once we arrive we will make a first contact in this chaotic city. Above all, we will focus on the city’s central bazaars, famous throughout India for stones and handicrafts. Visit the palace of Amber and Jal Mahal (palace located in the center of a lake) and the interesting astronomical observatory.
We will visit the Taj Mahal at dawn. Then we will go to the Red Fort, which offers an impressive view of the Taj Mahal from the other side of the river as well as the laundries on the Yumana River. Here we will focus on more interesting photos and with another perspective.
The Photography Tour Rajasthan can be extended to Varanasi. In fact,the city is located on the west bank of the river Ganges between the tributaries, the Varuna and the Asi. Hence its name. Along the river countless temples rise where devotees and pilgrims plunge into the waters in their daily ablutions while a few meters away the litanies that accompany the corpses to be cremated. Walk through the ghat where cremations are made, There we will take a boat to see the “puja” or offering made at sunset from the river.
WHY CHOOSE MY PHOTOGRAPHY TOUR RAJASTHAN?
Unlike most companies offering photography tour Rajasthan and workshops, I’m expert in fine art and landscape photography. I represent an international standard of quality in terms of photography workshops tuition and tours. I running workshop from many years and my works has been recognize with internationally awards.
My Photography Workshops are small, usually with a maximum of 5 people. Therefore, I will spend time with you individually and mix up the groups regularly, so everyone gets a fair share of my time. Sometimes we split into groups of two and meet up regularly.
We will explore a visual approach and techniques including layering, good use of the environment around you, along with introducing compositional elements that will add depth and detail to your images.
When we traveling togheter I help you to get close to the action, after that you will overcome fears about approaching strangers. During the workshop I offer you candid and constructive feedback on a regular basis.
My workshops are immersive, not only we visit amazing locations, some off the beaten track, we will getting close to people and places. I’d like to letting you take shoot photographs you have dreamt of.
Every day we will develop your skills, processing and editing. In this way you will improve all aspects enabling you to create strong body of work.
You’ll come away with a great understanding of photography and the elements that make up a great photograph. Is important to come back with something important for you.
Photography tour Rajasthan include:
– All journeys by private air-con vehicle with driver speaking in English, petrol, taxes, tolls and parking lots .
-Transfer from the airport to the hotel upon arrival and departure from the hotel at the airport.
– Hotel with breakfast and taxes.
– Accommodation in a double room at the hotel.
– Professional guide and photographer.
It does not include
-Lunch and Dinner.
– Entrance fees to Monuments.
– Single room supplement.
– Travel insurance (mandatory).
– International flight.
— Starting for a minimum participants of 3: 1700 Euro.
— Early booking discount.
-30% down payment upon accession.
-Balance 15 days before departure.
All our trips are born with the idea of a photographic work in a responsible, ethical and respectful way. Before each trip, the participants will be instructed in the ethical code aimed at not being in unpleasant situations. It is recommended to read the travel assistance section regarding the seriousness of the sanctions in India for drug use etc.
Documents for Photography tour Rajasthan
Participants must apply for an Indian tourist visa embassy or consulate (contact us for more information and help) via online (Price approx. € 65). Passport with a minimum validity of six months and at least two blank pages.
Prophylaxis or vaccination for India is not mandatory. However, it is recommended to contact the external health of the autonomous community of each participant.