India's Golden Triangle Tour
- Itinerary Detail
|1||Delhi||Overnight at hotel|
|2||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)
|3||Delhi-Jaipur||Enjoy authentic Rajasthani Dinner at Choki Dhani.|
|4||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).
|5||Jaipur - Fatehpur Sikri||Fatehpur Sikri in Agra, built by Akbar is dotted with small palaces, hall of public and private audience.|
|6||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.
Duration : 06 Nights / 07 Days
Destination : Delhi - Jaipur - Agra - Delhi
Golden Triangle is one of the most sought after tour packages of North India. Millions of tourists travel across Delhi-Agra-Jaipur to unravel majestic palaces, globally recognized monuments with a classic fusion of Mughal, Indian and Rajput architecture, age-old markets all of which are treasures in India’s crown.
Day 1 Arrival at 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 hereafter)
Overnight in Delhi
Day 2 Delhi
After breakfast you will 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 you will be at leisure or time for shopping on your own.
Overnight in Delhi
Day 3 Delhi-Jaipur (256kms/5-6hrs drive approx.)
After breakfast, will drive to Jaipur; upon arrival check in at a hotel and relax.
Later in evening you can enjoy dinner at Choki Dhani village in ethnic Rajasthani style. Overnight in Jaipur.
Day 4 Jaipur
After breakfast you will enjoy a half-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 are free at leisure for your independent activities or time for shopping on your own
Overnight in Jaipur
Day 5 Jaipur-Agra (235kms/4-5hrs drive approx.)
Today, after breakfast you will drive to Agra en route visiting Fatehpur Sikri. Upon arrival you will check in at a hotel and relax.
In evening you are free at leisure for your independent activities.
Overnight in Agra
Day 6 Agra
After breakfast you will proceed for 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.
Later in evening you are free at leisure. Overnight in Agra.
Day 7 Agra-Delhi (205kms/4hrs drive approx.)
After breakfast you will drive to Delhi airport to board flight for onward destination; henceforth your journey ends with sweet memories.