Destinations Covered: Delhi - Agra - Jaipur - Delhi
India boasts of a glorious past and features many cities which tell tales of the bygone chivalry. Explore the rich historical legacy of the country with the Golden Triangle tour. Covering three important cities which stand as a testimony to the olden days, the tour offers a matchless experience. The meticulously designed itinerary covers Delhi, Agra and Jaipur and helps you to marvel at the splendid monuments and historical heritage sites of India.
After reaching the Delhi Airport, meet our tour representative who will help you with guided transfer to the pre-decided hotel. Check-in and enjoy the rest of the day in leisure.
Delhi – India’s capital territory flaunts numerous architectural wonders which mark the presence of various rulers who ruled the area. Consisting of attractive gardens, splendid temples and spectacular monuments, the destination makes a special place in the hearts of the visitors.
Enjoy an overnight stay at the hotel.
Get ready in the morning for Delhi sightseeing tour. Today you will be visiting popular attractions of Delhi like Jama Masjid, India Gate, Parliament House, Laxminarayan Temple, Gandhi Memorial, Humayun’s Tomb, Red Fort and the Qutub Minar Complex. The last three monuments are inscribed as UNESCO World Heritage sites.
Jama Masjid – Dominating the skyline of the Chawri Bazaar, the beautiful Jama Masjid is made up of red sandstone and white marble. It one of the largest mosques in India.
India Gate – Right in the heart of the Delhi, stands a war memorial with the names of numerous brave warriors of World War I and II inscribed on it.
Parliament House – Built in imperial style, the parliament house is nothing less than an architectural wonder.
Laxminarayan Temple – Also known as Birla Mandir, the sanctum sanctorum is a holy abode of Lord Vishnu and his consort Goddess Lakshmi.
Humayun’s Tomb – Served as inspiration for various monuments, Humayun’s Tomb is first garden tomb construed in India.
Red Fort – Former residence of the rulers of Mughal dynasty for over two centuries, the fort is a home to various museums.
Qutub Minar - The 72m high brick minaret is reckoned as one of the iconic landmarks of India.
An overnight stay is planned in the hotel.
Head towards the railway station in the morning to board a train to Agra. Upon arrival at Agra, our tour representative will smoothly transfer you to the hotel. Complete the check-in formality and get ready to explore the iconic Taj Mahal. Thereafter, you will be taken to the Agra Fort and from there to the Tomb of I'timād-ud-Daulah. UNESCO has declared Taj Mahal and Agra Fort as the World Heritage Sites.
Agra - The ‘City of the Taj’ showcases prevalence of the Mughal rule via its various masterpieces. Nestled on the banks of River Yamuna, the city fascinated with its numerous charms.
Taj Mahal – Holding several epithets, the Taj Mahal exudes sublime beauty. It is reckoned as one of the Seven Wonders of the World, an epitome of love, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and much more.
Agra Fort – Embracing entire city within its wall, the massive fortification was built by Mughal Emperor Akbar himself.
Tomb of I'timād-ud-Daulah – Fondly known as the ‘Baby Taj’, the tomb was the first one to be made out of white marble and served as the draft of the iconic Taj Mahal.
Return to hotel for an overnight stay.
4th day of the Golden Triangle tour starts with a trip to the Fatehpur Sikri. Another UNESCO World Heritage Site, the city is known for some remarkable structures. Exploring Birbal Bhawan, Jodha Bai Palace, Buland Darwaza, Jama Masjid and Panch Mahal is the important highlight of the day. Board the train to Jaipur in the evening. After reaching Jaipur, check-in at the hotel.
Fatehpur Sikri – Fatehpur Sikri dates back to the 16th century and has an interesting past. The fortified city served as the capital for the Mughal Empire for a short span of time.
Birbal Bhawan – Built-in 1571 as a part of Akbar’s Harem.
Jodha Bai Palace – The palace is an essential part of the royal harems and charming example of the architectural skills of the artisans of the bygone era.
Buland Darwaza – The huge gateway reminds of the Akbar’s victory over Gujarat.
Jama Masjid – Thronged by a huge number of devotees on Friday, the Mosque extends for some 540 feet.
Panch Mahal – A five-storey attractive building which served as an ideal place for relaxation and entertainment.
Overnight stay is planned in the hotel.
Delight-in an exciting elephant ride in the morning to reach Amber Fort. Subsequently, head towards other places of interest like Jantar Mantar, City Palace and local markets etc. Spend the evening leisurely.
Jaipur – Titled as the ‘Pink City’, Jaipur is a gem in the crown of royal Rajasthan. The pink colour signifies world-class hospitality offered by the natives of the city.
Amber Fort – Perched on a hill, Amber Fort is opulent and attractive palace which is laid out on four levels.
Jantar Mantar – 19 architectural astronomical instruments collectively form the Jantar Mantar monument.
City Palace – A palace complex which consists of a museum. A major part of the palace is still used as a royal residence.
Both Jantar Mantar and Amber Fort are UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Enjoy an overnight stay at the hotel.
The last day of the tour is reserved for relaxation. However, in the evening, you will be traveling towards the railway station to board the train to Delhi. Upon arrival in Delhi, our tour representative will help you with assisted transfer to the Delhi Airport to catch your flight for your onward destination.