Golden Triangle with Ajmer
- Itinerary Detail
|1||Delhi||India Gate, the war memorial in the heart of the city.
Red Fort built of red sandstone is the of great importance in present day - republic day parades initiate from here.
Jama Masjid is one of the largest mosques which can accommodate up to 25,000 devotees. Rajghat, Mahatma Gandhi's memorial.
Visit Humayan’s tomb and Qutab Minar (the tallest minaret in India)
|2||Delhi-Agra||Taj Mahal - Mughal marvel which features among the seven wonders of the world.
Agra Fort built by Akbar is a must see because of its design and layout.
|3||Agra-Jaipur-Fatehpur Sikri||Fatehpur Sikri in Agra, built by Akbar is dotted with small palaces, hall of public and private audience.|
|4||Jaipur||Visit the Amber Fort… a fascinating blend of Hindu and Mughal architecture.|
|5||Jaipur-Ajmer||On arrival, visit the holy Ajmer Sharif Dargah. Overnight in Jaipur|
|6 - 7||Delhi||Leisure|
Duration : 07 Nights / 08 Days
Destination : Delhi - Agra - Jaipur - Ajmer - Delhi
Ajmer lives up to the secular name of India. Ajmer Shariff Dargah housing Sufi Saint Khwaja Moinuddin Chishti tomb has an ethereal charm which draws tourists and pilgrims from different corners of the globe to this place. Jaipur’s heritage forts and palaces, culturally-rich Delhi’s old and new-age tourist spots and Agra’s Mughal monuments completes the package.
Day 1 Arrival at New Delhi in morning
On your arrival to Delhi airport ,our representative will welcome and guide you to the respective hotel.
Please note early check-in is subject to availability as hotel check-in/out is 1200 hours noon India Time; we shall request to hotel to provide you early check-in but it is subject to availability and may be chargeable. This is just for your information purpose please.
Till the time you get a room at the hotel you will enjoy breakfast. Then, proceed for half-day tour of Old and New Delhi. India Gate, Jama Masjid, which is the largest mosque in India, built by Emperor Shah Jahan. Enjoy a walk in Chandni Chowk, the busiest market in Old Delhi. Drive past Red Fort, Rashtrapati Bhavan , India Gate. Visit Rajghat, the memorial to Mahatma Gandhi that marks the spot where Mahatma Gandhi was cremated in 1948. Later visit Humayun’s Tomb, commissioned by Humayun’s wife Hamida Banu Begum in 1562. It was the first garden tomb built in the Indian sub-continent where the Persian architect used red sandstone on a large scale. Later in the evening visit the Qutab Minar, which is the tallest brick minaret in the world; it was commissioned by Qutbuddin Aibak, the first Muslim ruler of Delhi.
Later in afternoon back to your hotel and relax. Overnight in Delhi
Day 2 Delhi-Agra (205kms; 4hrs drive approx.)
After breakfast in morning you will drive to Agra; upon arrival you will take a half day tour of Agra. History says, Agra was founded by Sultan Sikander Lodi in 1504. But it flourished much later under Mughal patronage. If it's Agra, Taj Mahal (closed every Friday) has to be your halt. The white marble mausoleum built by Emperor Shah Jahan in the memory of his beloved wife Mumtaz Mahal on the banks of Yamuna, is the ultimate epitome of love. Owing to beautiful Mughal architecture, Taj features among the Seven Wonders of The World.
Agra Fort made of red sandstone by Akbar in 1565 is another classic example of Mughal craftsmanship.
Thereafter check in at a hotel and relax. Overnight in Agra.
Day 3 Agra-Jaipur (235kms; 5hrs drive approx.)
After breakfast you will check out hotel and drive to Jaipur; en route visit Fatehpur Sikri.
Visit Fatehpur Sikri, which was built by the Emperor Akbar and is home to many historical buildings. Fatehpur Sikri is the best example of the amalgamation of Hindu and Muslim architecture. The Tomb of Sheikh Salim Chishti enshrines the burial place of the Sufi saint who lived a religious life here. Today, Fatehpur Sikri is a UNESCO World heritage site.
Upon arrival Jaipur you will check in at a hotel and relax.
Day 4 Jaipur
After breakfast you will enjoy a full-day sightseeing trip of Jaipur, also known as the ‘Pink City’… it is famous for its colorful culture, forts, palaces, and lakes. The old city of Jaipur is painted pink, which gives it a magical glow. Visit the Amber Fort… a fascinating blend of Hindu and Mughal architecture. The best way to explore the fort is to ride up to it on elephant back (pay on your own); en route, stop to photograph the beautiful Hawa Mahal, also known as the “Palace of the Winds.” This pink sandstone structure with its ornately carved latticework windows, housed royal ladies.
Later, visit the Jantar Mantar Observatory, comprising geometric devices for measuring time.
In evening you will enjoy dinner at Choki Dhani village in ethnic Rajasthani style.
Overnight in Jaipur.
Day 5 Jaipur- same day excursion to Ajmer (145kms; 2-3hrs drive approx. one way)
After breakfst you will drive to Ajmer; upon arrival Ajmer you will visit the famous Dargah Shariff .Ajmer the city where the Dargah of the Great Sufi Saint Khwaja Moinuddin Chishti stands, is a sacred centre of pilgrimage. Devotees of from various religious faiths come here as the saint’s blessings are infallible for all.Each year, the followers of the master congregate here from all parts of the world on the occasion of the annual festival of Urs to seek the Saint’s blessings for fulfillment of wishes.
Later in evening you will drive back to your hotel in Jaipur and relax.
Overnight in Jaipur
Day 6 Jaipur-Delhi (256kms; 5hrs drive approx.)
After breakfast you will drive back to Delhi. check in at a hotel and relax. Overnight in Delhi.
Day 7 Delhi
Day at leisure for your own activities (no vehicle service from our end). Overnight in Delhi.
Day 8 Delhi departure
After breakfast at hotel you will be given assistance in transfer to airport to board flight for onward destination. Henceforth our services conclude and we wish you safe, happy journey back to your home.