Golden Triangle with Pushkar
- Itinerary Detail
|1||Delhi||Overnight in hotel|
|2||Delhi||India Gate, 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.
|3||Delhi - Ajmer by train||Drive to Pushkar. The holy land to host Pushkar camel fair. A dip in the holy Pushkar Lake is believed to cleanse you off sins.|
|5||Jaipur||Visit Amber Fort and Palace of Winds (house of royal ladies), Jantar Mantar (astronomical observatory) and
City Palace (exhibits rich architecture and lifestyle of ancient Rajput kings).
Enjoy authentic Rajasthani Dinner at Choki Dhani.
|6||Jaipur-Agra, en-route Fatehpur Sikri||Fatehpur Sikri, Mughal capital built by Akbar.|
|7||Agra-Delhi||Taj Mahal - Mughal marvel which features among the seven wonders of the world.
Later, you will be driven to Delhi airport for departure.
Duration : 06 Nights / 07 Days
Destination : Delhi - Ajmer - Pushkar - Jaipur - Agra - Delhi
Pushkar is one of the holiest places in India. The divine waters of shimmering Pushkar lake are largely revered and believed to wash off sins. A tour of Delhi-Agra-Jaipur teamed with Pushkar is perfect to unravel the scintillating beauty of Rajasthan. Pushkar cattle fair is an annual event drawing lakhs of visitors and pilgrims.
Day 1 Arrival New Delhi in evening
On your arrival to Delhi airport ,our representative will welcome and guide you to the respective hotel.
Thereafter you are at leisure for your independent activities. (no vehicle thereafter). Overnight in Delhi
Day 2 Delhi
After breakfast you will proceed for full-day tour of Old and New Delhi. Visit 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.
Overnight in Delhi
Day 3 Delhi-Ajmer (morning train) & then drive to Pushkar
Today you will take a morning train to Ajmer.
This train leaves from New Delhi Railway station and arrives at Ajmer station; upon arrival you will visit the famous Dargah and thereafter drive to Pushkar (20kms). On arrival Pushkar you will check in at a hotel and relax.
Later you will visit holy Pushkar Lake and one and only Brahma Temple. The globally famous annual cattle festival is held on the auspicious soils of Pushkar in November. Overnight in Pushkar.
Day 4 Pushkar-Jaipur (145kms; 3hrs drive approx.)
After breakfast you will check out hotel and then drive to Jaipur; on arrival you will check in at a hotel and relax. Later in afternoon you will enjoy visiting the old city "Pink City" on your own and stroll around the busy streets of the market place. Overnight in Jaipur.
Day 5 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 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 (on your own expense). Later, stop to photograph the beautiful Hawa Mahal, also known as the “Palace of the Winds.” This beautiful façade with its ornately carved latticework windows is made of pink sandstone. Visit the City Palace… again, a synthesis of Rajasthani and Mughal styles. Later, visit the Jantar Mantar Observatory, comprising geometric devices for measuring time. You will also visit the Albert Hall, which was modeled on the Victoria and Albert Museum in London and is a fine example of Indo-Saracenic style of architecture. In evening you are at leisure for your independent activities. Enjoy an evening dinner at Choki Dhani village. Overnight in Jaipur
Day 6 Jaipur-Agra (235kms; 4-5hrs drive approx.)
Today, after breakfast you will drive to Agra en route visiting Fatehpur Sikri . On arrival Agra you will check in at a hotel and relax.
Overnight in Agra.
Day 7 Agra-Delhi (205kms; 4hrs drive approx.) & fly out
Today after breakfast, 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.
Later in afternoon you will drive to Delhi airport to board flight for onward destination; henceforth your journey ends with sweet memories.